RTÉ Sport racing http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport racing http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:51:42 +0100 Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:51:42 +0100 Sport News Toocoolforschool demolishes Mill Reef rivals Toocoolforschool led from pillar to post to easily win the Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes at Newbury. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:39:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/0920/645173-toocoolforschool-demolishes-mill-reef-rivals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/0920/645173-toocoolforschool-demolishes-mill-reef-rivals/ Louis lands Ayr Gold Cup Louis The Pious went one better than 12 months ago when storming home in the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup at the Scottish track. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:51:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645175-ayr-gold-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645175-ayr-gold-cup/ Bell disturbed by Wigmore Hall pictures Trainer Michael Bell has spoken of his "distress" at the images on the front page of Saturday's Daily Mirror which show his stable star Wigmore Hall being euthanised. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:00:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645145-wigmore-hall/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645145-wigmore-hall/ Ask Vic victorious at the Listowel Festival Ask Vic (5-2 favourite) ran out a very easy winner of the MJ Carroll ARRO Handicap Hurdle, the feature event on the final day of the Listowel Festival. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:26:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0920/645196-ask-vic-victorious-at-the-listowel-festival/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0920/645196-ask-vic-victorious-at-the-listowel-festival/ Limato misses Mill Reef due to soft ground Henry Candy's Limato has been declared a non-runner in this afternoon's Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes at Newbury on account of the soft ground. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:29:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645117-mill-reef/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645117-mill-reef/ Listowel preview: Saturday Aidan O'Brien and JP McManus successfully teamed up with Egyptian Warrior earlier in the week at the Listowel Festival and have further claims of glory on the final day of the fixture. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:02:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/0919/644962-listowel-preview-saturday/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/0919/644962-listowel-preview-saturday/ Busy continues Kerry love affair at Listowel Your Busy landed a famous National double by adding the Guinness Kerry National at Listowel to his Killarney National success in May. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:20:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0917/644499-busy-continues-kerry-love-affair/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0917/644499-busy-continues-kerry-love-affair/ Dettori keen on Ruler Of The World Frankie Dettori has given Ruler Of The World a ringing endorsement as the dust settles on his all-the-way success in the Prix Foy at Longchamp last weekend. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:00:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0918/644738-dettori-keen-on-ruler-of-the-world/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0918/644738-dettori-keen-on-ruler-of-the-world/ Listowel preview The Listowel Festival continues on Friday, with the valuable Guinness Handicap the feature on an eight-race mixed card. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:53:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0918/644718-listowel-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0918/644718-listowel-preview/ McGrath and Walton to face corruption charges Scottish Grand National-winning jockey Richie McGrath and former trainer Kate Walton have been charged with passing on inside information. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:48:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0917/644429-mcgrath-and-walton-to-face-corruption-charges/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0917/644429-mcgrath-and-walton-to-face-corruption-charges/ Street Cry dies at 16 Leading sire Street Cry has been euthanised at the age of 16 due to complications relating to a neurological condition. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:49:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/0917/644540-street-cry-dies-at-16/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/0917/644540-street-cry-dies-at-16/ Benoist spoilt for choice ahead of Arc Gregory Benoist is facing a tough choice between Ectot and Avenir Certain in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, according to connections of the leading Longchamp contenders. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:06:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/0917/644464-benoist-spoilt-for-choice-ahead-of-arc/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/0917/644464-benoist-spoilt-for-choice-ahead-of-arc/ Ascot unveils plans to tempt Irish horses Ascot is introducing measures to try to tempt more Irish-trained horses to its jumps meetings this season. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:56:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0916/644224-ascot-unveils-plans-to-tempt-irish-horses/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0916/644224-ascot-unveils-plans-to-tempt-irish-horses/ Trainer Oliver Brady passes away Trainer Oliver Brady, one of the great characters of Irish racing, has died aged 75. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:54:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0916/644078-trainer-oliver-brady-passes-away/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0916/644078-trainer-oliver-brady-passes-away/ Estimate out of Melbourne Cup as weights announced Royal stayer Estimate will not run in the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:35:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/0916/644028-estimate/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/0916/644028-estimate/ Orgilgo Bay sees off rivals in Listowel Orgilgo Bay led his rivals a merry dance in the Listowel Races Supporters Club Lartigue Hurdle at Listowel. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:02:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0916/644216-orgilgo-bay-sees-off-rivals-in-listowel/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0916/644216-orgilgo-bay-sees-off-rivals-in-listowel/ Dolniya a contender for the Arc Dolniya has emerged a possible Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe contender for the Aga Khan after her fine run in the Prix Vermeille on Sunday. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:32:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/0916/644150-dolniya-a-contender-for-the-arc/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/0916/644150-dolniya-a-contender-for-the-arc/ Sea The Moon forced to retire Sea The Moon, who was ruled out of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe through injury, has been retired. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:47:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/0916/644170-sea-the-moon-forced-to-retire/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/0916/644170-sea-the-moon-forced-to-retire/ Simcock in smoking form at Woodbine Trade Storm sealed a Grade One double for David Simcock as he followed up Sheikhzayedroad's victory in the Northern Dancer Turf Stakes by landing the feature race Ricoh Woodbine Mile Stakes in Canada. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:49:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/0915/643927-simcock-in-smoking-form-at-woodbine/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/0915/643927-simcock-in-smoking-form-at-woodbine/ Beach Belle to take drop in class Kevin Prendergast ruled out any notion of Beach Belle travelling to Newmarket next month to compete in the Dubai Fillies' Mile. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:11:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0915/643871-beach-belle-to-take-drop-in-class/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0915/643871-beach-belle-to-take-drop-in-class/