Ryan Moore  is reunited with Air Force Blue for the Dewhurst clash at Newmarket today. Photograph: David Davies/PA

Those who like head-to-head clashes of the superpower variety are in for a Dubai Dewhurst Stakes treat as Coolmore and Godolphin’s top classic hopes f(...)

Thierry Jarnet leads Treve to victory in last year’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp  in Paris last year. Photograph: Eric Feferbergeric/AFP/Getty

Her trainer insists should Treve secure an unprecedented hat-trick of Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe victories it will make the French superstar racing’s g(...)

Wayne Lordan: to ride Curvy in Saturday night’s Flower Bowl Invitational at Belmont Park in New York. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Jockey Wayne Lordan is facing into a potentially lucrative transatlantic weekend, beginning with Curvy who lines up in Saturday night’s Flower Bowl (...)

Epsom Derby Winner Golden Horn (left) with trainer John Gosden and second placed Jack Hobb.  Photo:  Paul Harding/PA

Golden Horn has been added to Sunday’s Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp, with owner Anthony Oppenheimer stumping up the €120,000 fee as ex(...)

Aidan O’Brien’s 14-1 shot Port Douglas and jockey Emmet McNamara (left) beat True Solitaire and  Pat Smullen to win the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the Curragh. Photograph: PA

Aidan O’Brien will consider a tilt at the Racing Post Trophy with Port Douglas after a surprise victory from the front in the Juddmonte Beresford Stak(...)

Trainer Aidan O’Brien targeting a record-breaking 15th Juddmonte Beresford Stakes success. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Aidan O’Brien is targeting in strength what could be a record-breaking 15th Juddmonte Beresford Stakes success at the Curragh on Sunday. The Group (...)

Trainer Dermot Weld: “[Manalapan] will nearly have to win [at Ayr] in order for us to think about Melbourne.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dermot Weld is closing in on the €2 million prize money mark for the season in Ireland although the trainer has more far-flung considerations in mind(...)

Order Of St George, seen here winning the Irish St Leger at the Curragh, is one of four Aidan O’Brien-trained horses entered for the Melbourne Cup in November. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Aidan O’Brien stamped his domestic authority with a ‘Champions Weekend’ Group One hat-trick and is now gearing up for what could be an epic internatio(...)

Mick Kinane  after landing the English Derby at Epsom in 2009:  Sea The Stars “was a very quiet and calm horse; when the stalls opened, though, he rolled his sleeves up.” Photograph: Julian Herbert/Getty Images

If the trouble with retirement is indeed the lack of a day off, it appears to be far from a problem for Michael Kinane. The competitive urge inevitabl(...)

Free Eagle has been firmly centre-stage along with Golden Horn and Gleneagles among a perceived ‘big three’ for the Irihjs Champions Stakes. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The weather outlook ahead of a potentially epic QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes could mean some uneasy sleep around Newmarket and Tipperary but the fact D(...)