Person: Sea The Stars
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Triple Crown hero American Pharoah has been named the 2015 Longines World’s Best Racehorse at a ceremony in London.
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016
Fastnet Rock, West Cork’s emblematic lighthouse, casts a little of its long thin shadow over Ireland’s finest flat racing extravaganza this weekend.
Sat, 12 Sep, 2015
I doubt that Dermot Weld engaged in anything even remotely approaching a Clive Brittain-like jig, but he must have at least allowed himself a wry smile!
Sat, 12 Sep, 2015
The Jim Bolger-trained Stellar Glow, placed in some distinguished company in her time, should belatedly shed her maiden tag in the Irish Stallion Farms Fillies Maiden in Leopardstown tonight.
Thu, 09 Jul, 2015
The Tony Martin-trained Quick Jack has been cut to 6-1 favourite (from 7) with the sponsors for Saturday’s Betfred Cesarewitch after standing his ground yesterday for the marathon handicap.
Tue, 07 Oct, 2014
Nearly Nama’d is fancied to beat Darwins Fox in the four-runner Le Grande Chase at Navan this afternoon.
Sat, 27 Sep, 2014
The topsy turvy state of the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe market was thrown into further chaos after Sea The Moon lost his unbeaten record to Ivanhowe in the Longines – Grosser Preis von Baden at Baden Baden yesterday.
Mon, 08 Sep, 2014
The going is key to this afternoon’s King George VI and Queen Elizabeth at Ascot, with very few of the eight runners suited by cut in the ground.
Sat, 26 Jul, 2014
Dermot Weld has been leading trainer at the Galway festival on 27 occasions.
Sat, 19 Jul, 2014
Dermot Weld’s Flying Jib and Aidan O’Brien’s Wonderfully finished down the field as former O’Brien inmate Minorette claimed top honours in Saturday’s Belmont Oaks.
Mon, 07 Jul, 2014
Horse Racing Ireland chief executive Brian Kavanagh expects to meet with his counterparts from England and France to discuss the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the end of July.
Tue, 01 Jul, 2014
John Oxx will have a very select team of just two for Royal Ascot this year in Saddler’s Rock and My Titania.
Mon, 16 Jun, 2014
Those of us who enjoyed a minor pay-day with Australia in last Saturday’s Epsom Derby can thank our lucky stars!
Sat, 14 Jun, 2014
Stars So Bright gets the chance to build on the abundant promise of her successful Dundalk debut when she steps up in class for tomorrow’s Derrinstown Stud 1000 Guineas Trial at Leopardstown.
Sat, 10 May, 2014
Charismatic owner Dr Marwan Koukash states every year that the StanJames.com Chester Cup is his ‘Derby’ and he knew from some way out he would be adding to his collection as Suegioo swooped late to deny Angel Gabrial on the Roodee.
Thu, 08 May, 2014
My Titania will bid to emulate her illustrious father Sea The Stars by making a winning three-year-old debut in Classic company in the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket on May 4.
Wed, 26 Mar, 2014
It was particularly interesting to note just how much goodwill there was towards John Oxx after his My Titania had won a Group 3 at the Curragh last Sunday.
Sat, 05 Oct, 2013
Aidan O’Brien has supplemented Tapestry for the Moyglare Stud Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday.
Wed, 28 Aug, 2013
The brilliant Sea The Stars sired his first winner on the racecourse as Stars Over The Sea struck gold at Ayr.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
Stubbs is the nap choice to land the Listed Alfred Nobel Rochestown Stakes at Naas this afternoon.
Mon, 03 Jun, 2013
Frankel was finally granted the ultimate position in the recent history of Flat racing as the World Thoroughbred Rankings announced him as the highest-rated horse since their system began in 1977 with a mark of 140.
Wed, 16 Jan, 2013
Aidan O’Brien admits conditions at the Curragh tonight will not be ideal as Camelot defends his unbeaten record in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby.
Sat, 30 Jun, 2012
He may be attempting to burst the balloon in Saturday night’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby, but John Oxx can empathise with the pressure Camelot’s connections are under ahead of the Classic.
Thu, 28 Jun, 2012
Champion jockey Davy Russell dominated proceedings at Gowran Park yesterday with a double initiated by Discoteca, who had to work hard to win the opening two mile conditions hurdle.
Mon, 25 Jun, 2012
British Horseracing Authority head of handicapping Phil Smith is keen to see Investec Derby hero Camelot tested against older horses so his full potential can be realised.
Mon, 04 Jun, 2012
Dominic Gardiner-Hill believes Frankel is capable of taking his rating to even more astonishing levels after the British Horseracing Authority’s handicapper allotted the colt a mark of 138 for his victory in Saturday’s JLT Lockinge Stakes at Newbury.
Tue, 22 May, 2012
Camelot faces his moment of truth in the Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket this afternoon.
Sat, 05 May, 2012
Mick Kinane will be roaring on Born To Sea as he bids to emulate half-brother Sea The Stars by winning the the Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket tomorrow.
Fri, 04 May, 2012
FRANKEL has been officially rated 4lb clear of the field as the best racehorse on the planet after the announcement of the World Thoroughbred Rankings.
Wed, 11 Jan, 2012
John Oxx’s Born To Sea faces six rivals as he bids to keep his unbeaten record intact in the JRA Killavullan Stakes at Leopardstown on Sunday.
Fri, 28 Oct, 2011
JOHN Oxx admits impressive maiden winner Akeed Mofeed faces a big step up in class this weekend when he contests the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday.
Thu, 22 Sep, 2011
BORN TO SEA could make his highly-anticipated racecourse debut for John Oxx within the next couple of weeks.
Wed, 31 Aug, 2011
THE waiting is over and the scene set for the tumultuous clash between Canford Cliffs and Frankel in the Qipco Sussex Stakes at Goodwood today.
Wed, 27 Jul, 2011
Master trainer John Oxx has already established himself as a national treasure thanks to his feats with such as Sea The Stars, Alamshar, Sindaar and Azamour in recent years. Ahead of the weekend’s Guineas meeting, he is hopeful of another classic winner. Declan Colley reports.
Fri, 20 May, 2011
Delegator has bounced out of his impressive win in the Duke of York Stakes in great form.
Tue, 17 May, 2011
HARBINGER’S performance in the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes earned him a rating of 135 as he was announced the clear leader in the 2010 World Thoroughbred Rankings, unveiled yesterday.
Wed, 12 Jan, 2011
JUST about everyone was shocked when the attendance figures for Fairyhouse on Wednesday were revealed.
Sat, 18 Dec, 2010
AIDAN O’Brien is looking forward to seeing Rip Van Winkle in action in today’s Juddmonte International Stakes at York.
Tue, 17 Aug, 2010
HARBINGER has smashed his way to the title of top-rated racehorse in the world thanks to his breathtaking performance in the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
Tue, 27 Jul, 2010
AS Festival openers go, today’s first day of the Royal Ascot meeting exceeds with regal abandon.
Tue, 15 Jun, 2010
NO matter what you have to do next Tuesday make sure to get in front of a television for the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot at 2.30.
Sat, 12 Jun, 2010
MICHAEL STOUTE is refusing to rush into making a plan for record-breaking Derby winner Workforce.
Wed, 09 Jun, 2010