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Ruby Walsh and Clarcam win Manifesto Novices' Chase at Aintree

April 9th, 2015

Ruby Walsh made the perfect start to the Crabbie's Grand National Festival at Aintree as Clarcam (5/1) took the opening One Magnificent City Manifesto Novices' Chase.

Ruby Walsh fired up for Aintree Grand National meeting

April 7th, 2015

Ruby Walsh has confirmed he'll be riding Ballycasey in the Crabbie's Grand National on Saturday, as he goes for his third win in the race.

Horse racing: Ruby Walsh aims at Irish jockeys' title

March 21st, 2015

Ruby Walsh plans to step up his pursuit of a 10th Irish jockeys' championship crown.

Vautour brilliant winner of JLT Novices' Chase at Cheltenham

March 12th, 2015

Vautour was a brilliant winner of the JLT Novices' Chase for the all-conquering Willie Mullins-Ruby Walsh team.

Ruby Walsh expects improvement from Boston Bob on Sunday

February 4th, 2015

Ruby Walsh is looking forward to some high-profile rides at Leopardstown on Sunday.

Ruby Walsh in no rush to decide on Champion Hurdle mount

January 6th, 2015

Ruby Walsh is in no rush to choose between Faugheen and Hurricane Fly ahead of the Stan James Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.

Ruby Walsh impressed by Un De Sceaux weekend win

December 22nd, 2014

Ruby Walsh was impressed with Un De Sceaux's performance in winning at Fairyhouse on Saturday.

Un De Sceaux to stay near to home rather than make Haydock trip

December 17th, 2014

Ruby Walsh expects Un De Sceaux to run at Fairyhouse on Saturday rather than make the trip across the Irish Sea to Haydock.

Ruby Walsh leaves it late over Boxing Day plans

December 10th, 2014

Ruby Walsh will leave it as late as possible before making a decision on his Boxing Day destination.

Ruby Walsh rues losing on final race aboard Quevega

May 2nd, 2014

Ruby Walsh was left to wonder what might have been after superstar mare Quevega retired following her defeat at Punchestown on Thursday.

Walsh brings Bob home for Gold

April 30th, 2014

Boston Bob came late under Ruby Walsh to take the Bibby Financial Services Punchestown Gold Cup from First Lieutenant.

Walsh has Punchestown dilemma

April 26th, 2014

Ruby Walsh admits to having had sleepless nights as to whether he rides Boston Bob or On His Own in the Bibby Financial Services Ireland Punchestown Gold Cup.

Ruby Walsh: Age no barrier to Hurricane Fly

March 17th, 2014

Ruby Walsh is confident Hurricane Fly's advancing years were not to blame for his disappointing effort in last week's Stan James Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.

Ruby Walsh to see specialist

March 17th, 2014

Ruby Walsh will see a specialist later this week to find out how long he is likely to be out of action for following his nasty fall at the Cheltenham Festival on Friday.

Ruby Walsh operation a success

March 15th, 2014

Jockey Ruby Walsh is reported in good spirits after having undergone surgery on a broken arm on Friday.

Cheltenham Festival: Ruby Walsh suffers broken arm in JCB Triumph Hurdle

March 14th, 2014

Ruby Walsh will be sidelined for at least two months after breaking his arm in a crashing fall in the opening race on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival.

Hurricane Fly delights Ruby Walsh ahead of Cheltenham Festival

March 10th, 2014

Ruby Walsh declared himself pleased with Hurricane Fly after riding him out at Cheltenham on Monday morning.

AP McCoy to miss next two days

March 8th, 2014

Tony McCoy will take Sunday and Monday off before the Cheltenham Festival to be in hospital with seven-month-old son Archie, who underwent cardiac surgery on Friday.

Ruby Walsh is set to ride Vautour in the Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle

March 3rd, 2014

Ruby Walsh is set to ride Vautour ahead of stablemate Wicklow Brave in the Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle at Cheltenham.

Ruby Walsh has vowed to get it right on Hurricane Fly at Cheltenham

February 27th, 2014

Ruby Walsh believes that Hurricane Fly can show his best at Cheltenham and finally put to bed the perception that he has not been at the peak of his powers around Prestbury Park.