Category: National Hunt Racing

Nation Hint Racing

Apr 16
I am Maximus Draws The Crowds – In Triumphant Homecoming

I am Maximus Draws The Crowds – In Triumphant Homecoming in Leighlinbridge, County Carlow, Ireland – The charming town of Leighlinbridge was alight with excitement today, Tuesday, as residents turned out in force to celebrate the homecoming of their local hero, I Am Maximus. The champion racehorse, who stole the show at Aintree under jockey […]

Apr 16
47 Entries so far as Willie Mullins Chases Historic British Trainers’ Title After Grand National Glory

Willie Mullins Chases Historic British Trainers’ Title After Grand National Glory Entries so far below Irish Trainer Eyes Unprecedented Double Willie Mullins, the legendary Irish jump racing trainer, has set his sights on a history-making achievement: the coveted British trainers’ championship. This ambition comes on the heels of his resounding victory in the Grand National […]

Apr 13
Paul Townend “What every young boy with a pony dreams of ” where did your horse finish

I am Maximus wins the Aintree Grand National 2024 1st 5 I Am Maximus T: W P Mullins J: P Townend 7 ½ 2nd 11 Delta Work T: G Elliott J: JW Kennedy ½ 3rd 6 Minella Indo T: H De Bromhead J: Rachael Blackmore ½ 4th 13 Galvin T: G Elliott J: Sam Ewing […]

Apr 13
Controversial video of AP McCoy and Barry Geraghty removed from X

During this video Mr AP McCoy and Mr Barry Geraghty we filmed  at Aintree where the pair were filming their selections for the last two races on Thursday and Fridays, @AP_McCoy @BarryJGeraghty no point in sending cease and decists lads, when it's out there its out there. pic.twitter.com/ZN3LudHsdu — Andy 🇮🇪 (@MurtMalta) April 12, 2024 […]

Apr 09
Hurdles Or Fences For Hewick at Aintree ?

Given the amount of rain that is falling and is forecast at Aintree today and tomorrow, it would seem the hurdles may be the option that will see Hewick run in Saturday’s JRL Group Liverpool Hurdle. Hewick is currently trading at 35/1 on the exchanges , interstingly Hewick is not showing in betting for the […]

Apr 03
Intense Raffles Triumphs in Thrilling Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse

Intense Raffles Triumphs in Thrilling Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse Fairyhouse, April 1, 2024 – In a heart-pounding renewal of the BoyleSports Irish Grand National, Intense Raffles continued his love affair with the Fairyhouse racecourse. The French import, owned by Simon Munir and Isaac Souede, held off the fast-finishing Any Second Now to secure victory. A Fairyhouse Legend Revisited Twelve years […]

Apr 01
The Rise of Robot Jockeys in Horse Racing

The Future is NOW : The Rise of Robot Jockeys In a sport steeped in tradition, the introduction of robot jockeys has revolutionize horse racing, bringing a blend of technology and tradition to the racetrack. A Technological Leap Forward Robot jockeys have been a game-changer in camel racing, where they’ve successfully replaced human jockeys, leading […]

Apr 01
Irish Grand National 2024: The Ultimate Test of Endurance

Irish Grand National 2024: The Ultimate Test of Endurance The Stage is Set for an Epic Showdown The BoyleSports Irish Grand National is set to electrify the crowd at Fairyhouse on Easter Monday, April 1st. With a challenging course stretching over 3 miles and 5 furlongs, this Grade 3 chase is a highlight for horse racing […]

Apr 01
Cork & Fairyhouse Racecourse Ground Conditions and Weather Update for Irish Grand National Day

As the excitement builds for the Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse, current ground conditions are reported as Soft to Heavy following a dry spell and a slight overnight rainfall of 0.8mm remains soft to heavy (Hurdle) & is heavy (Chase). Light drizzle at present   Over at Cork Racecourse, the tracks are described as Soft, with […]

Mar 28
How do you pick your Grand National Winner, We have some “helpfull” stats

The Grand National is taking place on easter monday 5:00pm   BoyleSports Irish Grand National Chase (Extended Handicap Chase) (Grade 3) If you like to choose your horse by name If you like to choose your horse by name then name starting with the letter “B” seems to be the one having won 15 times […]