Gordon Elliott: “It was touch and go whether we ran Toner (on the ground)”

Toner D’Oudairies may not have been the most-fancied contender for Gigginstown House Stud, but he proved the best on the day as he led a clean sweep o(...)

Johnny Murtagh celebrates after winning the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes on the German-trained Novellist.

Frankie Dettori’s out injured so tomorrow’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe can’t be about him: it might yet be about Oliver Peslier and a record fifth win (...)

Frankie Dettori returns on Camelot after finishing seventh in the 2012 Arc.

Aidan O’Brien is in the rare position of being able to aim not one but two Epsom Derby winners at Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, with some even b(...)

Johnny Murtagh

The German star Novellist has slid slightly off the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe radar on the back of recent impressive trial performances by Orfevre and(...)

Aidan O’Brien

Cirrus Des Aigles was the clear market leader last night for the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on Saturday following the defect(...)

Mark Walsh on Bob Lingo who will defend his Galway Plater crown at the festival at Ballybrit next week in Galway. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Just over three months after scooping a monster €550,000 first prize in Japan, Willie Mullins appears to be pursuing Ireland’s richest National Hunt p(...)

Magician, seen here winning the Irish 2,000 Guineas, looks likely to bypass this weekend’s Epsom Derby. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Irish 2,000 Guineas winner Magician is set to sidestep Saturday’s Investec Derby at Epsom, according to owners Coolmore Stud.Trainer Aidan O’Brien rai(...)