Ruby Walsh

Racing Correspondent

RUBY WALSH: Great week for the stable, but a funny one for me

Funny sort of week. Great week for Willie and a brilliant week for Paul Townend, but it was a funny week for me.


RUBY WALSH: Tough choice, but progressive Bellshill is the one for me

I was out of luck with my rides yesterday but it was brilliant to see Any Second Now winning the last race for Dad. I was absolutely delighted for him.


RUBY WALSH: Front-runners can set it up nicely for Footpad in Ryanair

We drew a blank yesterday but most of the horses ran very well, writes Ruby Walsh.


RUBY WALSH: Ups and downs, highs and lows — yesterday had it all for me

Oh, the up and downs, the highs and lows of national hunt racing. Yesterday had it all for me. It was amazing to win the first race on Klassical Dream and to watch ...


RUBY WALSH: RUBY WALSH: Klassical can give me dream start in opener

At the 11th hour we switched Klassical Dream back to the Supreme and he’ll be my first ride of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. We had contemplated going up in ...


RUBY WALSH: Saint poised to deliver

As has become fairly traditional for me at this stage, Willie has left me on the side-lines the weekend before Cheltenham.


RUBY WALSH: Greater scope to improve can see Formentera prevail

We’re very light on runners this weekend but that’s not unusual for us so close to Cheltenham. Being just seven or eight days out from the Festival, ...


RUBY WALSH: Fast Buck looks good for openers at Naas

It’s a reasonably quiet weekend for us and I’m sitting this one out. In any case, I wouldn’t be riding Farid, who runs in the second race, the ...