Celebrities

Horse racing pundit John McCririck passes away aged 79

Horse racing broadcaster John McCririck has died aged 79, his family has announced. ‘Sad to report that legendary racing broadcaster John McCririck has died at the age of 79,’ a tweet shared by the Racing Post this morning read. ‘McCririck was the face of Channel 4 Racing, and one of the sport’s most recognisable figures. […]

World News

Racing driver sets a new TRACTOR world speed record

Leading the field: Racing driver sets a new TRACTOR world speed record – hitting over 103mph in a 1,000hp JCB Guy Martin, ex-lorry mechanic and motorcycle racer, attempted record in JCB A team of engineers had been working on the secret project for a few months  Martin has three other high speed Guinness World Records […]

Sport

Punchestown Racing Report Card: A Champion Hurdle contender for Willie Mullins, a dual Champion Chaser winding back the years and a star in the making for Gordon Elliott

WHAT an opening day. Punchestown doesn't often disappoint, but even for the track's lofty standards Tuesday really flew high. We've picked out some moments you may have missed on a Tuesday to remember. 1 A future Champion Hurdler? 📈 KLASSICAL DREAM looked something special when bolting up in the Supreme Novices Hurdle at Cheltenham and he […]