Eight races, an early start and a big jackpot at Wexford tomorrow

Wexford racecourse where tomorrow's action will get under way at 3.55 p.m.
Wexford races have been granted a jackpot pool of €12,842, carry over from today’s card at Tipperary where the prize was not won, which should help swell the crowds. A hundred and twenty horses, including a number of reserves, have...

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200 cyclists will contest Gorey 3-Day Cycle Race over Easter weekend

200 cyclists will compete in the international Gorey 3-Day Cycle Race this weekend. Pic: Christy Farrell.
THIS YEAR’S Gorey 3-Day Cycle Race run on Saturday, Sunday and Easter Monday has been oversubscribed by 50, which means that a maximum field of 200 enthusiastic cyclists will contest the varied Gorey-Craanford-Camolin-Gorey circuit. It promises to be an exciting...

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Today’s point-to-point action at Monksgrange

Gigginstown House Stud produced the most impressive winner of the day at the Bree Hunt point-to-point races at Monksgrange, Rathnure,...

Sunday, 29/03/15 - 6:39pm Read More

Doubles for Codd and O’Neill and trainer Donnchadh Doyle at Borris

Jamie Codd took his seasonal total to 51 and Barry O’Neill to 29 with a double each at the Carlow...

Sunday, 22/03/15 - 10:10pm Read More

All-Ireland camogie championship win for Gorey Community School

Caption Catriona  O'Brien  is carried shoulder high as the celebrations begin after Gorey Community School's All Ireland camogie title success. Pic: John Walsh.
Sporting success has created a real buzz of excitement around the corridors of Gorey Communty School following a wonderful victory...

Monday, 09/03/15 - 9:01pm Read More

Codd’s double at Spring-like Lingstown races

The final race of the day divided at Lingstown, Tomhaggard, making it a seven-race card in Spring-like conditions where local...

Sunday, 08/03/15 - 9:16pm Read More

Jamie Codd in form with four winners at Tinahely

Champion point-to-point jockey, Jamie Codd, rode four winners and had two ‘seconds’ from six rides at the Bray Harriers annual...

Sunday, 01/03/15 - 7:47pm Read More

Next Sunday’s Island Hunt point-to-point has been cancelled

The Island Hunt point-to-point at Ballydarragh, Gorey, which was scheduled to take place next Sunday has been cancelled. The organising...

Monday, 02/02/15 - 10:34pm Read More

Noble Prince jumps to five lengths success at Ballinaboola

The 2011 Cheltenham Festival winner of the Jewson Novices Chase, Noble Prince, put in a brilliant round of jumping in...

Sunday, 18/01/15 - 5:21pm Read More

Cheltenham Festival winner ‘Noble Prince’ among Ballinaboola entries

Paul Nolan’s 2011 Cheltenham Festival winner of the Jewson Novices Chase, Noble Prince, has an entry in the Open Lightweight...

Wednesday, 14/01/15 - 10:24pm Read More

Three winners for Jamie Codd at Tinahely

Raymond McGlinchy (green jacket), owner, breeder and trainer of 'The Bishop', winner of the geldings maiden race at  Fairwood, Tinahely, today, and one of three winners for jockey Jamie Codd.
  Jockey Jamie Codd got his New Year point-to-point campaign off to a magnificent start at Fairwood, Tinahely, this afternoon...

Sunday, 04/01/15 - 6:56pm Read More

Over 100 entries for next Sunday’s point-to-point races at Tinahely

An impressive 103 entries have been received for next Sunday’s point-to-point races at Fairwood, Tinahely, Co. Wicklow, one of the...

Tuesday, 30/12/14 - 9:13pm Read More

New Ross boxer brings home gold

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THE FORTUNES of one New Ross sportsperson, whose career has been in the ascendancy over the last couple of years,...

Thursday, 13/11/14 - 1:06am Read More

Jamie Codd is tops with two winners at Wexford point-to-point races

Jamie Codd had a double at the Wexford Hunt point-to-point races held in ideal conditions at Moorfields, Ballinaboola, New Ross,...

Sunday, 09/11/14 - 7:22pm Read More

Wexford’s ‘Little King Robin’ on the road to Cheltenham Festival

Following the success of Little King Robin at Down Royal today; left to right; Brendan Walsh (Assistant Trainer), Mark Walsh (Jockey), Maria Kavanagh (Owner), David O'Connor (Groom), Harry Kavanagh (Owner's  Father), and Colin Bowe (Trainer).
Racing could have another super star after Little King Robin, (9/2), produced a magnificent battling performance to win the Grade...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:51pm Read More

Wexford races on Bank Holiday Monday

The ground has been described over night as “good, good to firm” for tomorrow’s race meeting at Bettyville Park, Wexford,...

Sunday, 26/10/14 - 11:24pm Read More

Rugby club in major Allianz deal

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A MAJOR new sponsorship agreement has been made between Allianz Ireland and New Ross Rugby Club (NRRFC). The deal, which...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 11:18am Read More

Three winners for Barry O’Neill at sunny Tinahely

Noel Dempsey, owner, and John Walsh, trainer, with a winner at Tinahely today that is named after the little girl in the picture, Lule Kyle.
The first point-to-point of the season in the South East took place in sunny Fairwood, Tinahely, this afternoon where the...

Sunday, 12/10/14 - 5:47pm Read More

Major success for Bertram Allen at the World Equestrian Games

Talented teenager, Bertram Allen from Enniscorthy, representing Ireland won the individual speed jumping at the World Equestrian Games on Tuesday,...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 12:22am Read More

Catherine bids for Euro glory

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A LOCAL athlete has been included as a member of the eight-strong Irish national team that will contest the Paralympic...

Friday, 15/08/14 - 9:06am Read More