Godolphin are putting together a strong team for next week’s Ebor Festival at York, headed by Tuesday’s Ladbrokes Great Voltigeur hope Mastery.
Thu, 13 Aug, 2009
Aidan O'Brien will launch a four-pronged attack on the Juddmonte Grand Prix de Paris at Longchamp on Tuesday evening.
Sun, 12 Jul, 2009
Whether or not the fast pace and resulting stamina test of last weekend’s Irish Derby at The Curragh would have suited Sea The Stars will remain pure conjecture, but there are no such concerns regarding the pace in today’s ten-furlong Group 1 Coral Eclipse at Sandown.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2009
Royal Ascot could come into the reckoning for Pointilliste, who created a good impression by dictating the pace in the Prix de Barbeville at Longchamp.
Mon, 27 Apr, 2009
Michael Jarvis has a possible Classic tilt in mind for Bold Choice, who confirmed his smart juvenile form with an impressive success in the wildgooseconstruction.co.uk Maiden Stakes at Nottingham.
Wed, 16 Apr, 2008
Trainer Dermot Weld dominated the early Irish Classic trials on Sunday as he took all three feature events on an afternoon his rival Aidan O’Brien will choose to forget.
Sun, 06 Apr, 2008
Clive Brittain hopes Fares can snaffle another prize away from home in Sunday’s Premio Parioli in Rome.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2007
Dylan Thomas is likely to drop back in distance for the Baileys Irish Champion Stakes following his scintillating performance in the Budweiser Irish Derby at the Curragh.
Mon, 03 Jul, 2006
ALEXANDER GOLDRUN and Red Bloom, first and second in the Audi Pretty Polly Stakes at the Curragh last year, are among seven declared for the Group One contest tomorrow.
Fri, 30 Jun, 2006
Conditions on the Budweiser Irish Derby course at the Curragh are reported to be perfect ahead of the big race on Sunday.
Thu, 29 Jun, 2006
FOUR horses have been supplemented for Sunday’s Budweiser Irish Derby at the Curragh.
Wed, 28 Jun, 2006
ALAIN de Royer-Dupre is concerned about how Budweiser Irish Derby favourite Darsi handles the flight over from France.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2006
Gary Stevens is set to be in action on four of the five days of Royal Ascot next week.
Tue, 08 Jun, 2004
Leading American jockey Gary Stevens was suspended for 20 days after refusing to ride in a race in Rome yesterday.
Mon, 31 May, 2004
AIDAN O’BRIEN’S main hopes in the 227th renewal of the St Leger at Doncaster could lie with Vodafone Derby runner-up The Great Gatsby, along with Roosevelt and Brian Boru, third and fourth respectively in the Irish equivalent.
Thu, 17 Jul, 2003
CLIVE BRITTAIN’S return to the big time continued at Chester yesterday as Dutch Gold spread-eagled his rivals to win the Victor Chandler Chester Vase.
Wed, 07 May, 2003
EDWARD O’GRADY and Norman Williamson continued their tremendous run when Windsor Boy justified hefty market support with a smooth success in the Comeragh Maiden Hurdle at Clonmel yesterday.
Fri, 21 Mar, 2003