Willie Mullins reveals he has lost 60 horses owned by Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary in dispute over training fees
Ireland's champion jump trainer Willie Mullins has lost 60 horses owned by Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary in a dispute over training fees.
The horses, which run in the name of O'Leary's Gigginstown Stud, include Cheltenham Gold Cup third Don Poli, Ryanair Chase runner-up Valseur Lido and dual Grade One-winning hurdler Apple's Jade.
Mullins said removed horses would be 'very hard to replace'.
Mullins added: 'We're parting company - it's basically over fees, I imagine. I put up my fees for the first time in 10 years and Gigginstown chose not to pay them.
'That's it, we're just parting company.... read more
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