Timothy James Murphy (born 20 August 1974 in County Kildare, Ireland), commonly known as Timmy Murphy, is a National Hunt jockey who overcame difficult personal problems to win the 2008 John Smith's Grand National at Aintree Racecourse on the horse Comply or Die.. He recorded his 1,000th winner at Taunton on 21 January 2010.
- ↑ Nick Townsend (4 March 2007). "Timmy Murphy: Festival haul the bonus for winning hardest race of all". The Independent. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/timmy-murphy-festival-haul-the-bonus-for-winning-hardest-race-of-all-438779.html.
- ↑ Murphy, Timmy; Donn McClean (2006). Riding the Storm:My Autobiography. Newbury: Highdown. ISBN 1905156278.
- ↑ Sunday Telegraph Issue no 2,443 (dated 6th April, 2008)- article on Page One:"A personal triumph for national winner"
- ↑ Sky News-Comply Or Die Wins At Aintree
Married Verity Green in July 2008. Little boy, Lucas born 2009.