NEWS: Anger over HRI 'quality controls'
Mark Costello
Moves to reduce the amount of balloting in flat handicaps have met with opposition
14 May 2021 Latest News
NEWS: Extra fixtures and more stables bring relief
Limerick and Punchestown officials explain the problems associated with taking additional meetings
23 April 2021 Latest News
NEWS: NH owners and trainers appeal for more races
Balloting in hurdle races set to peak after Punchestown as uncertainty remains over point-to-point fixtures
NEWS: HRI defends all-weather race planning
Owners and trainers have been left frustrated by the sudden decrease in opportunities for low-grade flat handicappers
11 December 2020 Latest News
NEWS: Flat handicappers struggling to get a run
High level of balloting at Dundalk Stadium prompts HRI to add more races
18 October 2019 Latest News
Trainers propose solution to all-weather crisis
An extra meeting at Dundalk next Wednesday is appreciated but is only a short-term fix
1 December 2017 Latest News
HRI tweaking handicap rules to favour form horses and retain owners
No drop in flat races due to Wexford ruling and open mind on claiming races
3 June 2016 Latest News
Reeling in the Years
Brendan Allen recalls the news from The Irish Field of Saturday, April 26th 1980
24 April 2015 Inside Racing