The Week In Photos - 20th Jul 2014

Pic of the week. The great Snow Fairy had the unique the honour of being present at the unveiling of her statue at Leopardstown on Thursday. 17-07-14

Toogoodtobetrue is driven out by Joseph O'Brien to see off Gussy Goose in the opener at the Curragh on Sunday. 10-07-14

Indevan takes off early at a fence under Paul Townend before going on to win easily at Tipperary on Sunday. 20-07-14

The admirable Caim Hill clears the last on his way to his second success in the Midlands National at Kilbeggan, scoring under Brian O'Connell for Philip Fenton. 18-07-14

Seefood unseats Barry Geraghty at the last when leading leaving Croghill Tuppence to come home a comfortable winner. Kilbeggan 18-07-14

Barry Geraghty (on winner The Black Russian) firmly shuts the door on Derek Fox and Vinniespride in the third at Kilbeggan on Friday. 18-07-14

From right to left: Initial and Pat Smullen just hold off Hunt and Rule The Waves in the opener at Leopardstown on Thursday. 17-07-14

Shield clears the last on his way to victory under Mark Walsh as Mumbo Bay (inside) isn't as fluent. Killarney 17-07-14

L to R; Hurry Kitty, Blue Owen & Jamesmicheal battle out the finish of the bumper at Killarney on Wednesday with the former getting up to score under Lisa O'Neill for Liz Doyle. 16-07-14

Wandering Aengus takes off before a flight on his way to victory at Downpatrick on Monday under Shane Shortall for Patrick Prendergast. 14-07-14

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Previous Weeks Photos
  • Photo Gallery 13th Jul

    Pic of the week. Hazel Blue is driven out by Danny Grant to win the third at Dundalk on Saturday for trainer Kieran Cotter. 12-07-14
  • Photo Gallery 6th Jul

    Pic of the week. Jarob (farside) jumps the last on his way to victory in the second at Bellewstown on Sunday with Wandering Aengus, Padraig's Joy and Rough Justice in close pursuit. 06-07-14
  • Photo Gallery 29th Jun

    Pic of the week. Joseph O'Brien shows his appreciation for Australia after the colt romped to an easy victory in the Irish Derby at the Curragh on Saturday. 29-06-14
  • Photo Gallery 22nd Jun

    Pic of the week. Leading Light (farside) just gets the better of Estimate (centre) and Missunited in the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot on Thursday. 19-06-14
  • Photo Gallery 15th Jun

    Pic of the week. Keith Moriarty pictured aboard Calm Bay after the gelding provided the young jockey with his first winner on his first ride. Navan 14-06-14
  • Photo Gallery 8th Jun

    Pic of the week. Joseph O'Brien can afford to smile after partnering Australia to victory in the Epsom Derby for his father Aidan. 07-06-14
  • Photo Gallery 1st Jun

    Pic of the week. The new section of the track at Ballinrobe which was raced on for the first time on Monday last. 26-05-14
  • Photo Gallery 25th May

    Pic of the week. Shay Barry and Cracked Rear View after the grey gelding provided Barry with his first success in the training ranks by winning the bumper at Sligo on Wednesday. 21-05-14
  • Photo Gallery 18th May

    Pic of the week. Caroline Murtagh gets a congratulatory kiss from her father Johnny after she recorded her first winner aboard Regal Power (trainer by Murtagh senior) at Naas on Wednesday. 14-05-14
  • Photo Gallery 11th May

    Pic of the week. The David Wachman trained Pageboy clears the last under Paul Townend on his way to victory at Fairyhouse on Tuesday beating Presenting Beara (yellow and blue) into second. 06-05-14
  • Photo Gallery 4th May

    Pic of the week. The wonderful Sizing Europe jumps the last on his way to victory in Boylesports.com Champion Chase at Punchestown on Tuesday. 29-04-14
  • Photo Gallery 27th Apr

    Pic of the week. Aces And Kings puts in a fine leap at the last on his way to victory at Kilbeggan on Friday, scoring under Andrew Lynch for Willie Newman. 25-04-14
  • Photo Gallery 20th Apr

    Pic of the week. Michael Ronayne junior (son of winning trainer) and Mark Lynch (jockey) are all smiles after Moon Racer sprang a 50/1 surprise in the bumper at Fairyhouse yesterday. 20-04-14
  • Photo Gallery 13th Apr

    Pic of the week. Daniel Redmond shows his appreciation to Fiosrach, after the gelding provided the young Dubliner with his first career success at Limerick on Thursday. 10-04-14
  • Photo Gallery 6th Apr

    Pic of the week. Warne clears a fence on his way to victory in the Fox Hunters at Aintree on Thursday, scoring under Sam Waley-Cohen for Brian Hamilton. 03-04-14
  • Photo Gallery 30th Mar

    Pic of the week. Thankfully both Liam McKenna and Haughtons Bridge were okay after this dramatic fall at the last at Navan on Saturday. 29-03-14
  • Photo Gallery 23rd Mar

    Pic of the week. Prince Of Lombardy pictured after taking the fourth at Thurles on Thursday, for the Gold Cup winning team of Davy Russell, Jim Culloty and owner Dr Ronan Lambe. 20-03-14
  • Photo Gallery 16th Mar

    No 1. Vautour got the Cheltenham Festival off to the perfect start for the Irish, winning the Supreme Novices' Hurdle in impressive fashion under Ruby Walsh for Willie Mullins. 11-03-14
  • Photo Gallery 9th Mar

    Pic of the week. Sean Corby is congratulated by his father and namesake after he recorded his first official track success aboard the James Lambe trained Boughtforasong at Dundalk on Friday. 07-03-14
  • Photo Gallery 2nd Mar

    Pic of the week. From left to right; Forever Gold, Easy Vic and Boss Croaker jump the last together, before Easy Vic goes on to score under Paul Carberry for Tony Martin. Leopardstown 02-03-14
  • Photo Gallery 23rd Feb

    Pic of the week. From left to right; Noble Endeavor, Spa Hill, and Ttebob battle out the finish to the second at Punchestown on Wednesday, with the former going on to score under Robbie Colgan for Gordon Elliott. 19-02-14
  • Photo Gallery 16th Feb

    Pic of the week. Un De Sceaux clears the last, under Ruby Walsh for Willie Mullins, on his way to victory in the Red Mills Trial Hurdle at Gowran on Saturday. 15-02-14
  • Photo Gallery 9th Feb

    Pic of the week. Say It Again jumps the last on his way to an all the way victory at Down Royal on Wednesday, scoring under Andrew McNamara for Noel Hynds. 05-02-14
  • Photo Gallery 2nd Feb

    Pic of the week. Suntiep (left) is gifted victory as Si C'etait Vrai and Bryan Cooper crash out at the last. Fairyhouse 01-02-14
  • Photo Gallery 26th Jan

    Pic of the week. Shane Butler is all smiles after he partnered the Paul Fahey trained He'llberemembered to victory in the valuable Leopardstown Handicap Chase at the Foxrock track on Saturday. 25-01-14
  • Photo Gallery 19th Jan

    Pic of the week. Mount Colah and Noel McParlan do very well to survive this bad mistake at the last, quickly regaining their composure to go on and score for trainer Jerry Cosgrave. Thurles 16-01-14
  • Photo Gallery 12th Jan

    Pic of the week. Deep Speed ran out a very easy winner of the third at Dundalk on Friday evening, scoring under Conor Hoban for trainer Paul Hickey. 10-01-14
  • Photo Gallery 5th Jan

    Pic of the week. Aibrean, under Paul Carberry, leads Blazing Sonnet and Back In A Tic over the last, before she goes on to score for trainer Stuart Crawford. Naas 05-01-14
  • Photo Gallery 29th Dec

    Pic of the week. The stands at Leopardstown were packed on Saturday as a massive crowd of 17,123 turned up for Lexus Chase day. 28-12-13
  • Photo Gallery 22nd Dec

    Pic of the week. Un De Sceaux approaches the last well clear of his two rivals, before he goes on to score easily under Ruby Walsh for Willie Mullins. Thurles 22-12-13
  • Photo Gallery 15th Dec

    Pic of the week. Left to Right; Hop In, Balnagon Boy & Blacklough jump the last, with Hop In going on to score under David Casey for Arthur Moore. Navan 15-12-13
  • Photo Gallery 8th Dec

    Pic of the week. Golanbrook is left to come home an easy winner, as three of his rivals, Teelin Star, Worldor and Kalmann, crash out at the second last. Clonmel 05-12-13
  • Photo Gallery 1st Dec

    Pic of the week. Rye Martini, Foxrock (centre), and Touch The Eden (closest), jump the last in close proximity, before Foxrock goes on to score under Danny Mullins for Ted Walsh. Fairyhouse 30-11-13
  • Photo Gallery 24th Nov

    Pic of the week. Loch Dara (left) & Idbetellingyoualie jump the last together in the Hunters Chase at Wexford, before the former goes on to score under Harley Dunne for Leonard Whitmore. Wexford 19-11-13
  • Photo Gallery 17th Nov

    Pic of the week. Hurricane Fly takes off at the last in the Morgiana, before going on to win, make history by becoming the first horse to record seventeen Grade 1 successes. Punchestown 17-11-13
  • Photo Gallery 10th Nov

    Pic of the week. Maura McGuinness embraces Josh Byrne (first winner in six years) after he partnered Afram Blue to victory for her at Limerick yesterday. 10-11-13
  • Photo Gallery 3rd Nov

    Pic of the week. Charlie Appleby and Mike Smith are all smiles after the success of Outstrip in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf at Santa Anita on Friday. 01-11-13
  • Photo Gallery 27th Oct

    Pic of the week. Alonso & Ruby Walsh are met by Willie Mullins as they return to the parade ring after winning the opener at Wexford on Saturday. 26-10-13
  • Photo Gallery 20th Oct

    Pic of the week. Captain Arceus puts in a mighty leap at the first, before going on to take the opener at Punchestown on Wednesday under Bryan Cooper for Dessie Hughes. 16-10-13
  • Photo Gallery 13th Oct

    Pic of the week. Sretaw lands a gamble at the Curragh yesterday for trainer Gavin Cromwell, while also providing jockey Damien Melia with his first success. 13-10-13
  • Photo Gallery 6th Oct

    Pic of the week. Kandinski and Coolking (nearest) rise at the last together, with the latter going on to score under Bryan Cooper for Dessie Hughes. Sligo 02-10-13
  • Photo Gallery 29th Sep

    Pic of the week. Geoffrey Chaucer strides to victory in the Beresford Stakes under Joseph O'Brien, with Altruistic back in third. Curragh 29-09-13
  • Photo Gallery 22nd Sep

    Pic of the week. Runners break from the stalls for the fourth at Listowel on Wednesday, with Stony Grey (grey horse, centre) eventually coming out on top.
  • Photo Gallery 15th Sep

    Pic of the week. The Luke Dempsey ridden Pillow (nearest) gets up close home to beat Aru Cha Cha (inside) at Down Royal on Friday. 13-09-13
  • Photo Gallery 8th Sep

    Pic of the week. Well Tuned under Johnny Burke (centre) keeps on best in the closing stages to beat Alton Bay (leading) and Bonobo in the bumper at Roscommon on Monday. 02-09-13
  • Photo Gallery 1st Sep

    Pic of the week. Saint Gervais (nearest) & Steps To Freedom land over the last together, before the former goes on to score under Andrew McNamara for John Kiely. Killarney 30-08-13
  • Photo Gallery 25th Aug

    Pic of the week. Marchese Marconi (left) under Sarah O'Brien gets the better of the odds-on favourite Pique Sous (Patrick Mullins) at Wexford on Friday evening. 23-08-13
  • Photo Gallery 18th Aug

    Pic of the week. Lady O Malley leads her rivals down the back straight at Ballinrobe before going on to score under Gary Carroll for Joe Murphy. 12-08-13
  • Photo Gallery 11th Aug

    Pic of the week. Pink Hat (centre) and Patrick Mullins on their way to victory in the bumper at Kilbeggan on Saturday, beating Alton Bay (left) and Back Before Dawn (right). 10-08-13
  • Photo Gallery 4th Aug

    Pic of the week. Tony Martin with Busted Tycoon after she made history by becoming the first horse to win three times (in the same year) at the Galway Festival. 04-08-13
  • Photo Gallery 28th Jul

    Pic of the week. A delighted Ronan Whelan pictured after he combined with his boss, Jim Bolger, to record a four-timer at Wexford on Saturday. 27-07-13