Fri, 12 Jun, 2020
Mon, 25 May, 2020
Thu, 26 Mar, 2020
English trainer Martyn Meade dodged a bullet when his Advertise landed last Sunday’s Group 1 Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh.
Sat, 18 Aug, 2018
Fri, 22 Jun, 2018
Sat, 26 May, 2018
In winning the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket, Churchill provided trainer Aidan O'Brien with his 20th top-level Flat success of 2016.
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
That was a rather interesting little spat between trainer, Richard Hannon, and Horse Racing Ireland chief Executive, Brian Kavanagh, regarding the recent Group 1 Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh.
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
Aidan O’Brien’s exciting youngster Caravaggio is among the 10 two-year-olds in the Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday.
Wed, 03 Aug, 2016
Caravaggio is likely to next grace the stage in the Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh on August 7 following his leading role at Royal Ascot.
Wed, 13 Jul, 2016
Air Force Blue is set to go off the shortest-priced Qipco 2000 Guineas favourite since the mighty Frankel at Newmarket today.
Sat, 30 Apr, 2016
Fri, 01 Apr, 2016
Thu, 31 Dec, 2015
If the clash between Golden Horn and Gleneagles goes ahead at York in the Juddmonte International Stakes next Wednesday it will surely be compulsive viewing, even for those who only have a passing interest in Flat racing.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
Black Label landed the €30,000 E.P.S. Handicap Hurdle, feature of last night’s Ballinrobe card for trainer Ado McGuinness and 7lb. claimer Jonathan Moore.
Tue, 11 Aug, 2015
Qipco 2000 Guineas favourite Gleneagles will strut his stuff at the Curragh on Sunday after Aidan O’Brien confirmed the exciting colt will be part of the Ballydoyle contingent working after racing.
Thu, 26 Mar, 2015
On the eve of Royal Ascot this year Sheikh Fahad Al Thani’s Qatar Racing did something that was quite extraordinary at Goffs’ London sale.
Sat, 06 Sep, 2014
Aidan O’Brien believes that Dick Whittington’s victory in the Phoenix Stakes offered plenty of encouragement that he will stay further than six furlongs.
Fri, 05 Sep, 2014
The nap vote at the Curragh tomorrow goes to Michael Halford’s once-raced Portage in the Irish Stallion Farms’ EBF Maiden.
Sat, 09 Aug, 2014
Richard Hannon’s prolific juvenile Kool Kompany is set to be supplemented for Sunday’s Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh.
Tue, 05 Aug, 2014
Royal Ascot and a return trip to Ireland are under consideration for Kool Kompany after the exciting juvenile struck for Richard Hannon in the Alfred Nobel Rochestown Stakes at Naas yesterday.
Tue, 03 Jun, 2014
Aidan O’Brien has entered his unbeaten juvenile pair The Great War and War Envoy in Monday’s Alfred Nobel Rochestown Stakes at Naas.
Thu, 29 May, 2014
Godolphin needed to buy into last year’s winner of the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes but the team has found a juvenile from their own production line with a leading chance of defending today’s renewal of the key Group 1.
Sat, 12 Oct, 2013
Aidan O’Brien will go with War Command and Friendship from a choice of eight in tomorrow’s Dubai Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket.
Fri, 11 Oct, 2013
Criquette Head-Maarek has confirmed her incredible Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe heroine Treve will stay in training as a four-year-old to defend her Longchamp crown.
Tue, 08 Oct, 2013
Leading owners Middleham Park Racing are confident of finally breaking their Group One duck as the exciting Toormore heads to Ireland for Sunday’s Goffs Vincent O’Brien National Stakes at the Curragh.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2013
Aidan O’Brien is definitely the most self-deprecating trainer in the country and, when knocking himself, something he does quite often, most take it with the proverbial pinch of salt.
Sat, 31 Aug, 2013
Aidan O'Brien was thrilled to see exciting juvenile War Command put a shock reverse behind him with a stylish victory in the Galileo European Breeders Fund Futurity Stakes at the Curragh this afternoon.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2013
We learned plenty at the Curragh last Sunday.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2013
Dull might be the best word to describe what’s on offer in Ireland this weekend, but the show goes on and the nap vote at Tramore today falls on Raajih in the Summerhill Shopping Centre Beginners Chase.
Along Came Casey was a most impressive winner of the Listed Irish Stallion Farms EBF Hurry Harriet Stakes over an extended nine furlongs at Gowran Park last night.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2013
Sudirman, David Wachman’s Group One-winning juvenile, has several big-race options for the rest of the season.
Wed, 14 Aug, 2013
Kevin Prendergast is anticipating a good performance from La Collina as she goes for glory in the Oxigen Enviromental Pretty Polly Stakes at the Curragh next Sunday.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2013
Alive Alive Oh is in line to make her next appearance in the Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2013
Sky Lantern, confidently handled by Richard Hughes, oozed class as she proved a facile winner of the Group 1 Moyglare Stud Stakes at the Curragh yesterday.
Mon, 10 Sep, 2012
Johnny Murtagh returns from a spell on the sidelines for one ride at Gowran Park on Wednesday.
Tue, 04 Sep, 2012
Mystery surrounds the termination yesterday of Johnny Murtagh’s contract as retained jockey for the Aga Khan’s Irish-trained horses.
Fri, 31 Aug, 2012
Johnny Murtagh’s contract as retained rider for the owner’s Irish-trained horses has been terminated, according to the Aga Khan’s Irish stud farm manager, Pat Downes.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2012
It really is sad that watching the weather forecast has become more important than anything the Form Book can tell us.
Sat, 18 Aug, 2012
Triple Crown aspirant Camelot enjoyed a gallop before racing at Leopardstown last night ahead of his date with destiny in next month’s Ladbrokes St Leger.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2012
Johnny Murtagh will see his specialist again on Wednesday after scans revealed the leading rider fractured a cheekbone in a fall at the Curragh on Sunday.
Mon, 13 Aug, 2012
Jim Bolger expects to make a decision on the next target for Dawn Approach in the next few weeks.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2012
A French victory in Newmarket’s Etihad Airways Falmouth Stakes had been expected yesterday but it came through the less obvious source of the Alain de Royer-Dupre-trained Giofra.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2012
Hi Emperor gave trainer Sean Hennessy his first training success when justifying 5/4 favouritism in the Follow Fairyhouse On Twitter Maiden at Fairyhouse last night.
Thu, 07 Jun, 2012
La Collina is set to try her luck in the Etihad Airways Irish 1000 Guineas at the Curragh on May 27 following her creditable effort in the Newmarket equivalent.
Fri, 18 May, 2012
Trainer Aidan O’Brien does not expect the rain-softened ground to trouble the unbeaten Maybe as she shoots for Classic glory in Sunday’s Qipco 1000 Guineas.
Sat, 05 May, 2012
CAPE Blanco is to be retired to stud after sustaining a knee injury when winning at Belmont Park in America on Saturday.
Tue, 04 Oct, 2011
Power just held the late thrust of Dragon Pulse to land the Goffs National Stakes at the Curragh.
Sat, 10 Sep, 2011
JOHN Oxx’s rapidly-improving Alanza (11-4) swooped late to take the Japan Racing Association Sceptre Stakes at Doncaster yesterday.
Fri, 09 Sep, 2011
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