The Tullow Tank on course for Cheltenham

With just four weeks to go now until one of the most prestigious events of the racing season, the Cheltenham Festival, horses and their riders are training hard to make sure they’re victorious this year.

The run up to the Cheltenham Festival 2015 has had no end of controversies and scandals, with some celebrations and some let downs. For example, it was recently announced that Paul Nicholls’ Al Ferof would be missing out on not only the Cheltenham Festival this year, but also Aintree and Punchestown in April. read more


Just what is Bobs Worth worth in 2015?

Three days after Christmas comes one of Ireland’s premier race outings, the Lexus Chase. And it is former Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Bobs Worth who is looking to get back to his winning ways by hoping to secure a victorious win at the event. But heading across the line ahead of the stiff competition won’t be as easy as usually expected for this experienced runner who has taken a slight dip in form in recent times. There is a lot of work involved in getting this star horse back to his best for when he faces his next challenge in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown. read more