Leading trainers Gordon Elliott and Willie Mullins dominated the finish to a thrilling TheTote.com Galway Plate at Galway today, with Gold Cup winner Elliott winning with the Gigginstown House Stud owned Lord Scoundrel, under conditional jockey Donagh Meyler.
The Gurkha got the better of Galileo Gold to win a thrilling renewal of the Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood.
The Michael Halford trained Katiymann (5/4jf) improved one placing on a recent debut runner-up effort when winning the concluding TheTote.com Maiden at Galway today, providing his jockey Shane Foley with the second leg of a double.
The Ger Lyons trained Tony The Gent continued a promising start to his career when winning the Tote Handicap at Galway today, under jockey Colin Keane.
Millefiori steered a wayward route to the winning line at Galway today but did, following a Stewards’ Enquiry, eventually win the TheTote.com Handicap for Classic winners Adrian Keatley and Shane Foley.
Trainer Tony Martin and jockey Nina Carberry combined to win the Tote (Q.R.) Maiden at Galway today with 10/1 shot Sweet Company, who gained a short-head win over 1/2 favourite A Shin Kildare.
The Gavin Cromwell trained Plain Talking, under Brien Kane, foiled a sizeable festival gamble on runner-up and 7/4 favourite Sea Light when winning the TheTote.com Handicap Hurdle at Galway today.
The incident-packed Tote European Breeders Fund Mares Handicap Hurdle at Galway today saw three separate incidents involving five fallers which resulted in injuries to three jockeys.
The incident-packed Tote European Breeders Fund Mares Handicap Hurdle at Galway today went for export with the Brian Ellison British trained Our Kylie winning under jockey Danny Mullins.
The J.P. McManus owned All The Answers was the well backed winner of the opening Tote Maiden Hurdle at Galway today, over-turning odds-on favourite Silver Concorde to win for trainer Joseph O’Brien and jockey Mark Walsh.
Jockey Connor King is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after fracturing a vertebra in a fall at Galway on Tuesday.
The build-up for the Galway Hurdle invariably produces a tale of intrigue and Pyromaniac's presence in Thursday's Guinness-sponsored event will be the main talking point ahead of this year's renewal of the third-richest hurdle race in Britain and Ireland.
Cole Harden still appears likely to embark on a chasing career in the autumn, with trainer Warren Greatrex issuing an upbeat report as he continues his comeback from injury.
Noel Meade reports Road To Riches in tip-top shape ahead of a bid to recapture his crown in the TheTote.com Galway Plate at Ballybrit on Wednesday.
There has been no overnight rain at Galway ahead of day three of the festival.
Horse Racing Ireland have launched an ‘Industry Assistance Programme’ for the Irish thoroughbred industry.
Fast improving filly Creggs Pipes blew away her rivals in the €120,000 Colm Quinn BMW Mile Handicap at Galway, completing a four-timer in the ultra competitive handicap.
Declan McDonogh, fresh from victory in the feature event tonight at Galway, completed a quick double aboard Beau Satchel in the Caulfield Industrial Handicap.
Sikandarabad completed a quick double in the maidens at Galway tonight for Dermot Weld when burning off his rivals from the front in the Caulfield Industrial EBF Maiden.
2.00 Sabre Squadron
3.25 Summertime Lucy
4.25 Wun Destination
6.10 Samran Says
8.55 Cuban Queen
The Guinness Galway Hurdle is the undoubted highlight on day four of the Galway Festival and sees Tony Martin bidding for a hat-trick of successes in the valuable handicap.
Gordon Elliott's Lord Scoundrel finished with a real flourish to land the TheTote.com Galway Plate on day three of the Galway Festival.
Creggs Pipes has been a revelation this year and continued on her merry way with victory in the COLM QUINN BMW Mile Handicap at Galway.
The ever-reliable Swamp Fox scooped the big pot on offer in the Connacht Hotel (QR) Handicap on day one of the 2016 Galway Festival.
Long odds-on favourite Radiantly just could not get past the pacesetting Tonkinese in the www.gowranpark.ie Median Auction Race at Gowran Park.