Celebrating the point-to-point champions
Mark Costello
Mark Costello reports from last weekend's Point-to-Point Awards in Kilkenny
EOGHÁIN WARD: 'Best thing to do' - James and O'Neill share title
Rob James and Barry O’Neill will sit out this weekend’s final two days of the point-to-point season
TAYLORSTOWN SATURDAY: Winged Leader on point
Local handlers enjoyed success at Taylorstown and David Christie's Winged Leader scored for the ninth consecutive time this season to be crowned champion point-to-pointer
EXCLUSIVE: Barry O’Neill and Rob James share point-to-point title
Friends and rivals - 'it was probably the best thing to do, and as we are so close and have worked together almost every day'
22 May 2024 Racing News
Adrian Heskin retires from race-riding
The 32-year-old was the youngest rider to win a race at the Cheltenham Festival
10 May 2024 Racing News
EOGHÁIN WARD: Contrasting fortunes for the title contenders
The riders' title is still neck and neck as the entries for tomorrow’s fixtures at Bartlemy and Loughrea go over the 200 mark
10 May 2024 Point-to-Point
POINT-TO-POINT: Dawstown - The race is on
Rob James and Barry O'Neill are still battling it out for the rider's championship
10 May 2024 Point-to-Point
AJ O'Neill to join father Jonjo on training licence
Amateur jockey AJ O'Neill is set to join forces with his father Jonjo to bring "new energy and new ideas" to Jackdaws castle
29 April 2024 Racing News
EOGHÁIN WARD: Borris House tops season with 239 entries
All five fixtures attracting the five biggest entries for the season, while the leading rider title is neck and neck
26 April 2024 Point-to-Point
O'Neill back in action but left "fuming" over controversial test
False-positive saliva tests administered by the BHA leaves room for questioning of the sport's integrity and the repercussions jockey's could face, Kieran O'Neill speaks about his recent experience
7 March 2024 Racing News
O'Neill to consider Cheltenham spin for Monbeg Genius
Desptie Monbeg Genius giving a disappointing performance at Kelso on Saturday, he could still be on track for a big day out at the Cheltenham Festival
4 March 2024 Racing News
BREEDING INSIGHTS: Knappers Hill victory enhances sire’s sale prospects
Leo Powell is surprised that the sire of Knappers Hill will be sold next month
17 November 2023 Pedigree analysis