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 Fri, 3 Jul 2015 16:15:30 +0100 Fri, 3 Jul 2015 16:15:30 +0100 Sport News Geraghty confirmed for McManus debut at Limerick Barry Geraghty will make his debut as retained jockey to leading owner JP McManus at Limerick on Sunday. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 11:17:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712610-barry-geraghty/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712610-barry-geraghty/ Gosden questions Horn price ahead of Eclipse bid John Gosden insists "nothing is a given" as stunning Derby hero Golden Horn tests his powers against the older generation for the first time in Saturday's Coral-Eclipse at Sandown. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 16:15:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712487-gosden-questions-horn-price-ahead-of-eclipse-bid/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712487-gosden-questions-horn-price-ahead-of-eclipse-bid/ Fahy happy with Queen ahead of Lancashire Oaks Pat Fahy feels Ballybacka Queen has a golden opportunity to clinch a career-best victory in the Bet365 Lancashire Oaks at Haydock on Saturday. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 16:58:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712493-fahy-happy-with-ballybacka-queen-ahead-of/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712493-fahy-happy-with-ballybacka-queen-ahead-of/ Spencer keeps Grey Gatsby ride Jamie Spencer will again partner The Grey Gatsby for his mouth-watering clash with Derby hero Golden Horn in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown on Saturday. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:13:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0702/712223-spencer-keeps-grey-gatsby-ride/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0702/712223-spencer-keeps-grey-gatsby-ride/ Gowran Park and Roscommon set for redevelopment Gowran Park and Roscommon racecourses are set for redevelopment after being awarded grants of over €500,000 under the Horse Racing Ireland Racecourse Capital Development scheme. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 13:44:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711937-gowran-park-and-roscommon-set-for-redevelopment/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711937-gowran-park-and-roscommon-set-for-redevelopment/ Barry Geraghty hoping for weekend return Barry Geraghty remains hopeful of making his debut as retained jockey to leading owner JP McManus this weekend - despite being admitted to hospital with a kidney stone on Tuesday. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 15:38:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711986-geraghty-hoping-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711986-geraghty-hoping-to/ Cradle Mountain peaks at Fairyhouse Cradle Mountain is thriving on his racing and registered career win number two in the Cheaper Tickets Online At fairyhouse.ie Median Auction Race. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 21:51:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/712054-cradle-mountain-peaks-at-fairyhouse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/712054-cradle-mountain-peaks-at-fairyhouse/ Tipperary preview A small but select field goes to post in the Follow TipperaryRaces On Twitter Race, with champion trainer Aidan O'Brien represented by the lightly-raced Father Frost. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 15:06:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711980-tipperary-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711980-tipperary-preview/ Paul Nicholls: Kauto Star was everybody's horse Trainer Paul Nicholls has told RTÉ Sport of his sadness at the passing of 16-time Grade One winner Kauto Star, who he said was "so good for National Hunt racing". Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:15:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711768-paul-nicholls-kauto-star-was-everybodys-horse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711768-paul-nicholls-kauto-star-was-everybodys-horse/ Gold Cup legend Kauto Star put down following fall Paul Nicholls hailed Kauto Star as a "once in a lifetime" horse after the dual Cheltenham Gold Cup winner had to be put down due to injuries sustained in a paddock accident. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:17:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711642-kauto-star-put-down-following-fall/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711642-kauto-star-put-down-following-fall/ Greatest Days: Kauto Star Kauto Star has been put down after suffering pelvis and neck injuries in a fall in a paddock. What were his most famous days on a racecourse? Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:17:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711668-career-overview-kauto-star/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711668-career-overview-kauto-star/ Rummaging claims the feature at Gowran Park Rummaging landed the feature race at Gowran Park on Tuesday, the Gowran Festival Of Speed July 11th and 12th Handicap. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:10:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711801-rummaging-claims-the-feature-at-gowran-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711801-rummaging-claims-the-feature-at-gowran-park/ David Pipe retires The Package David Pipe's stable stalwart The Package has been retired after his run at Uttoxeter on Sunday. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:29:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0629/711519-david-pipe-retires-the-package/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0629/711519-david-pipe-retires-the-package/ Diamondsandrubies sparkles at the Curragh Diamondsandrubies denied Legatissimo in a driving finish to the Sea The Stars Pretty Polly Stakes at the Curragh. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 17:38:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0628/711203-diamondsandrubies-sparkles-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0628/711203-diamondsandrubies-sparkles-at-the-curragh/ Treve too good at Saint-Cloud Treve gave another tip-top performance as she dispensed of old adversary Flintshire in the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud at the Paris track. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 16:55:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0628/711194-treve-too-good-at-saint-cloud/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0628/711194-treve-too-good-at-saint-cloud/ Creighton condition improves after Australian fall Irish jockey Eddie Creighton's condition has improved overnight in Australia after sustaining a concussion in a fall at Warrnambool. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 13:08:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0628/711167-creighton-condition-improves-after-australian-fall/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0628/711167-creighton-condition-improves-after-australian-fall/ Jack Hobbs romps home to claim Irish Derby Odds on favourite Jack Hobbs, trained by John Gosden and ridden by William Buick, won the 150th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh, the first British winner since 1993. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 12:15:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0627/711067-jack-hobbs-romps-home-to-claim-irish-derby/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0627/711067-jack-hobbs-romps-home-to-claim-irish-derby/ Aidan O'Brien continues Railway monopoly Painted Cliffs caused a minor upset to extend Aidan O'Brien's tremendous record in the GAIN Railway Stakes at the Curragh. Sat, 27 Jun 2015 21:48:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0627/711086-painted-cliffs-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0627/711086-painted-cliffs-curragh/ O'Brien: Curragh in beautiful condition for Derby Aidan O'Brien declared the track at the Curragh in "beautiful condition" as he prepares to take on Investec Derby runner-up Jack Hobbs with a four-pronged attack on the 150th Irish Derby on Saturday. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 20:35:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0626/710743-high-hopes-for-hobbs-at-irish-derby/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0626/710743-high-hopes-for-hobbs-at-irish-derby/ Wachman confident Legatissimo can deliver Classic-winning filly Legatissimo tests her powers against the older generation for the first time in a fascinating renewal of the Sea The Stars Pretty Polly Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:22:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0626/710920-wachman-confident-legatissimo-can-deliver/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0626/710920-wachman-confident-legatissimo-can-deliver/