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 Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:11:51 +0100 Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:11:51 +0100 Sport News Ruby Walsh back in the saddle for Cork win Ruby Walsh had an armchair ride on his return from a crashing fall on Friday with a facile victory on Bamako Moriviere in the Online Ticket Sales At corkracecourse.ie hurdle. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:32:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812497-ruby-walsh-back-in-the-saddle-for-cork-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812497-ruby-walsh-back-in-the-saddle-for-cork-win/ Weld on weather watch ahead of Champion Stakes Dermot Weld is keeping an eye on conditions at Leopardstown ahead of Harzand's possible return to action in the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on 10 September. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:11:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812487-harzand/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812487-harzand/ Thikriyaat plans on hold after Goodwood setback Plans for Thikriyaat are on hold while the classy three-year-old undergoes tests following his below-par run at Goodwood. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:05:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812471-thikriyaat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812471-thikriyaat/ Lightning Spear sparkles in Celebration Mile Lightning Spear snapped a lengthy losing streak as he bounced back to form with an impressive victory in the Doom Bar Celebration Mile at Goodwood. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:05:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0827/812380-celebration-mile/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0827/812380-celebration-mile/ Ulysses and Foundation to clash at Windsor Two horses that began the year with Classic aspirations clash in the Winter Hill Stakes at Windsor on Saturday evening. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:31:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0826/812104-winter-hill-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0826/812104-winter-hill-stakes/ Ryan Moore returns to saddle at Newmarket Ryan Moore will return to action with one ride at Newmarket on Friday. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:34:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811819-ryan-moore-returns-to-saddle-at-newmarket/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811819-ryan-moore-returns-to-saddle-at-newmarket/ Thikriyaat added to Celebration Mile at Goodwood Thikriyaat has been supplemented for Saturday's Doom Bar Celebration Mile at Goodwood. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:57:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811931-celebration-mile/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811931-celebration-mile/ Qemah and Jet Setting on course for Matron Stakes The trainers of Group One winners Qemah and Jett Setting have confirmed that their fillies will both take their chances in what promises to be a strong renewal of the Coolmore Fastnet Rock Matron Stakes at Leopardstown next month. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:44:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811605-qemah-and-jet-setting-on-course-for-matron-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811605-qemah-and-jet-setting-on-course-for-matron-stakes/ Creggs Pipes primed for Tipperary test Andrew Slattery is hoping his progressive filly Creggs Pipes can successfully graduate into Pattern company when she lines-up for the Coolmore Stud Fairy Bridge Stakes at Tipperary on Thursday. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:08:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811679-creggs-pipes-primed-for-tipperary-test/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811679-creggs-pipes-primed-for-tipperary-test/ Fallon back riding out after depression treatment Kieren Fallon is back riding out in Newmarket after completing the first phase of his treatment for depression. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:55:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0822/811030-fallon-back/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0822/811030-fallon-back/ Lady Aurelia lands Prix Morny Lady Aurelia just lasted out the six furlongs as she retained her unbeaten record in the Darley Prix Morny at Deauville. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 23:14:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810840-prix-morny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810840-prix-morny/ Success Days records Royal Whip win at the Curragh Success Days caused a 10-1 upset when making virtually all of the running to land the Kilfrush Stud Royal Whip Stakes at the Curragh. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 16:58:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810846-curragh-success-days/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810846-curragh-success-days/ Walsh out of luck in Australian Grand National Katie Walsh failed in her quest to emulate her brother Ruby as I'll'ava'alf was brought down in the Australian Grand National. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 09:44:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810801-walsh-out-of-luck-in-australian-grand-national/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810801-walsh-out-of-luck-in-australian-grand-national/ Condon weighing up Hopeful run for In Salutem Ken Condon might send In Salutem back to England in preparation for the Derrinstown Stud Flying Five Stakes on Irish Champions Weekend. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 11:56:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810814-condon-weighing-up-hopeful-run-for-in-salutem/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810814-condon-weighing-up-hopeful-run-for-in-salutem/ Irish raider Heartbreak City wins the Ebor at York Heartbreak City gave apprentice Adam McNamara the biggest success of his young career with a resounding triumph in the Betfred Ebor at York. Sat, 20 Aug 2016 20:33:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0820/810692-ebor-heartbreak-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0820/810692-ebor-heartbreak-city/ Order Of St George cruises to Curragh victory Order Of St George ran out a comfortable winner of the Palmerstown House Estate Irish St Leger Trial Stakes for the second year running at the Curragh. Sat, 20 Aug 2016 20:30:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0820/810721-order-of-st-george/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0820/810721-order-of-st-george/ Seventh Heaven for O'Brien with Oaks one-two Seventh Heaven led home stable companion Found to provide Aidan O'Brien with a one-two in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:09:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0818/810246-seventh-heaven-wins-yorkshire-oaks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0818/810246-seventh-heaven-wins-yorkshire-oaks/ Juddmonte field no match for Postponed Postponed took his winning run to six as he returned from a 74-day absence with a solid display in the Juddmonte International Stakes at York. Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:19:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0817/810007-juddmonte-field-no-match-for-postponed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0817/810007-juddmonte-field-no-match-for-postponed/ O'Brien's Idaho takes home Voltigeur honours Aidan O'Brien's Idaho enhanced his claims for the Ladbrokes St Leger with victory in the Betway Great Voltigeur Stakes at York. Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:06:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0817/809982-idaho-obrien-voltigeur/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0817/809982-idaho-obrien-voltigeur/ O'Brien looks to the Futurity with Churchill Royal Ascot hero and leading Classic hope Churchill is set to return to action in the Galileo European Breeders Fund Futurity Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:53:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0817/809946-obrien-looks-to-the-futurity-with-churchill/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0817/809946-obrien-looks-to-the-futurity-with-churchill/