• Horse Racing
  • Shutthefrontdoor wins Irish Grand National
  • Apr 21, 2014: Tranier Jonjo O'Neill celebrated a second Irish Grand National win in eight years as well-backed favourite Shutthefrontdoor held off a late challenge from Golden Wonder in a thrilling finish at Fairyhouse

  • Horse Racing
  • Grand National winning former jockey fined £1500
  • Apr 10, 2014: Two-time Grand National winning former jockey Carl Llewellyn has been fined £1,500 by the British Horseracing Authority after he admitted bringing the sport into disrepute

  • Horse Racing
  • Ascot to host Europe's richest handicap mile
  • Apr 8, 2014: Ascot will stage the richest handicap mile in European flat racing in October following the addition of the £250,000 Balmoral Handicap to the British Champions Day card

  • Grand National
  • Grand National start hearing expected imminently
  • Apr 6, 2014: The British Horseracing Authority has announced it will be a "couple of days" before a date for the referral hearing into the start of the 2014 Grand National will be announced

  • Grand National
  • Aintree remembers 25th anniversary of Hillsborough
  • Apr 5, 2014: A minute's applause was held in remembrance for the 96 football fans who lost their lives in the Hillsborough disaster before the opening race of Grand National day at Aintree

  • Cheltenham Festival
  • More Of That shocks Annie Power and Big Bucks
  • Mar 13, 2014: More Of That rallied under jockey Barry Geraghty to shock hotly-backed favourite Annie Power and four-time champion Big Bucks in the World Hurdle on day three of the Cheltenham Festival

  • Cheltenham Festival
  • Walsh insists he cares for horses
  • Mar 13, 2014: Ruby Walsh insists he cares for the horses he rides but they do not inspire the same feelings as family

  • Cheltenham Festival
  • Superstar Quevega makes Cheltenham history
  • Mar 11, 2014: Quevega bagged a sixth consecutive Mares' Hurdle to make Cheltenham history and provide a bumper start for trainer Willie Mullins, but the opening day of the 2014 Festival was marred by a fatal injuy to Our Conor in the Champion Hurdle

  • Cheltenham Festival
  • Grand National winner Maguire to miss Cheltenham
  • Mar 10, 2014: Grand National winning jockey Jason Maguire is to miss the Cheltenham Festival after suffering a fractured sternum and bleeding on the liver in a heavy fall at Stratford on Monday

  • Horse racing
  • Cue Card set to miss Cheltenham
  • Feb 25, 2014: Cue Card, a contender for the Cheltenham Gold Cup, has been ruled out of next month's meeting due to pulled muscles

  • Horse racing
  • Sprinter Sacre ruled out of Cheltenham
  • Feb 23, 2014: Sprinter Sacre has been ruled out of next month's Cheltenham Festival and will not be defending his Queen Mother Champion Chase crown

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