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#Horseracing

From The42 200/1 outsider romps home to victory in stunning upset at Thurles Unlikely Winner

200/1 outsider romps home to victory in stunning upset at Thurles

Killahara Castle is now the biggest-priced winner in Irish horse racing history.

From The42 Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham Ruby's Return

Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham

‘The physical pain goes away but the mental pain stays with you until you are back.’

From The42 Ruby Walsh does not require surgery after breaking his leg in a fall Recovery

Ruby Walsh does not require surgery after breaking his leg in a fall

The champion jockey suffered the fall in Punchestown over the weekend.

From The42 'You could starve yourself:' Former champion jockey Fallon on dangerous weight-cuts in horse racing Harrowing

'You could starve yourself:' Former champion jockey Fallon on dangerous weight-cuts in horse racing

Kieren Fallon was speaking on the Late Late Show.

From The42 The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day One of Aintree Aintree Day One

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day One of Aintree

And hopefully find you a winner.

From The42 Barry Geraghty says he's ready for Aintree Grand National - five weeks after breaking six ribs Back In Business

Barry Geraghty says he's ready for Aintree Grand National - five weeks after breaking six ribs

The jockey has been on the sidelines since the end of February following a nasty fall.

From TheJournal.ie Why 2017 could be a make-or-break year for the bloodstock industry Agribusiness

Why 2017 could be a make-or-break year for the bloodstock industry

Between Brexit and potential overproduction, the Irish racehorse sector is set for turbulence.

From TheJournal.ie Minister Michael Creed and Horse Racing Ireland defend 20-year term of CEO Brian Kavanagh €190k

Minister Michael Creed and Horse Racing Ireland defend 20-year term of CEO Brian Kavanagh

Creed has said he consented to a new contract for Brian Kavanagh, who earns €25,000 above government guidelines.

From The42 Willie Mullins is holding the strongest of hands for the Celebration Chase It's On

Willie Mullins is holding the strongest of hands for the Celebration Chase

The Closutton trainer is determined to win the British Champion Trainer title.

From The42 Move over Boaty - here comes a horse named Horsey McHorseface What's In A Name

Move over Boaty - here comes a horse named Horsey McHorseface

It’s no laser noises pew pew to be fair.

From The42 It's better than sticking a pin in the paper - let our foolproof* quiz pick your Grand National horse Let's Get Quizzical
From The42 The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day two of Aintree - and pick a winner Vautour De Force

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day two of Aintree - and pick a winner

All eyes remain on Merseyside as the Grand National festival enters day two.

From The42 Barry Geraghty hit with 30-day ban for Limerick ride Lengthy Ban

Barry Geraghty hit with 30-day ban for Limerick ride

Unless an appeal is successful. the jockey will miss the Punchestown Festival.

From The42 Quiz: What type of racegoer are you? Sport Of Kings

Quiz: What type of racegoer are you?

Are you a novice or a high roller? Let our 100% scientific quiz decide.

From The42 Fancy winning tickets to Fairyhouse as well as dinner for two and a hotel stay? Comp

Fancy winning tickets to Fairyhouse as well as dinner for two and a hotel stay?

All you have to do is caption this image.

From The42 Mullins and Walsh dominate Cheltenham's opening day... again Winner Alright

Mullins and Walsh dominate Cheltenham's opening day... again

Nicky Henderson drew first blood but the Irish combo combined to take three of the four Grade Ones.

From The42 Old Guard springs surprise as Peace And Co is undefeated no more Upset

Old Guard springs surprise as Peace And Co is undefeated no more

There was a minor shock at Prestbury Park today.

From The42 'Why on earth would any year be a good year to retire?' Being AP

'Why on earth would any year be a good year to retire?'

New documentary looks at the final year of AP McCoy’s record-breaking career.

From The42 Tributes pour in as 'this generation's Arkle' -- Kauto Star -- dies following a fall RIP

Tributes pour in as 'this generation's Arkle' -- Kauto Star -- dies following a fall

The 15-year old suffered a complex fracture to his pelvis.

From The42 10 facts to impress your mates ahead of the 150th Irish Derby The Knowledge

10 facts to impress your mates ahead of the 150th Irish Derby

The Irish Derby will take place at the Curragh this afternoon.

From The42 Frankie Dettori was once dangled upside down from a 3-storey balcony by The Crazy Gang Derby Day
From The42 Jockey cleared of punching his horse before start of race Incident

Jockey cleared of punching his horse before start of race

The stewards decided Graham Gibbons used an open hand.

From The42 'This is the cowards' way out' - California Chrome's owner was NOT happy at losing the Triple Crown Sore Loser This post contains videos

'This is the cowards' way out' - California Chrome's owner was NOT happy at losing the Triple Crown

Co-owner Steve Coburn didn’t take losing well.

From The42 Aidan O'Brien makes history as Australia wins the Epsom Derby Winner Alright

Aidan O'Brien makes history as Australia wins the Epsom Derby

It’s the Irish trainer’s third win in a row in this race.

From TheJournal.ie This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday Lovely Horse

This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday

Goffs described the sale of the thoroughbred colt as ‘extraordinary’.

From The42 Fergie who? Kauto Star gets his own statue at Haydock Tribute

Fergie who? Kauto Star gets his own statue at Haydock

The legandary chaser was honoured at the Merseyside venue this morning.

From The42 Update: Racing at Punchestown goes ahead but without the Gold Cup Punchestown

Update: Racing at Punchestown goes ahead but without the Gold Cup

Racing will start at 4.55pm and the Gold Cup will now be run on Saturday.

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From TheJournal.ie Ireland to share horse breeding knowledge with China Breeding

Ireland to share horse breeding knowledge with China

But the tips won’t come cheap.

From The42 Five jockeys and two owners charged with 'serious breaches' of racing rules Jockeys

Five jockeys and two owners charged with 'serious breaches' of racing rules

The British Horseracing Authority has scheduled a hearing for later this year with the jockeys standing accused of corruption after the discovery of suspicious betting patterns.