Red Cadeaux is assisted after pulling up lame in the Emirates Melbourne Cup  at Flemington Racecourse. Photo:  Michael Dodge/Getty Images

Red Cadeaux has undergone surgery on the career-ending leg injury he suffered in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup. The nine-year-old was pulled up by Gerald M(...)

 Craig Williams rides Gordon Lord Byron to victory in the George Ryder Stakes during Guineas Day at Rosehill Gardens on March 29th, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. Photograph: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images

If the perfect race could be designed for Gordon Lord Byron it might just be Sunday’s Prix de la Foret at Longchamp and Irish flat racing’s fairy-tale(...)

 Ryan Moore riding The Grey Gatsby (L) win The Prix Du Jockey Club at Chantilly racecourse in Chantilly, France. Photo:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Yet another wonderful ride from Ryan Moore aboard The Grey Gatsby was enough to secure a first British-trained winner of the Prix du Jockey Club at Ch(...)

Fiorente wins the Melbourne Cup from  Red Cadeaux, with  Irish-trained Simenon (left) back in fourth. Photograph: Mal Fairclough/AP

Simenon secured over €176,000 for finishing fourth in yesterday morning’s Melbourne Cup and Willie Mullins is now pondering the possibility of taking (...)

Jockey Damien Oliver, celebrates on race favourite Fiorente celebrates after winning the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photograph: Brandon Malone/Reuters.

The Willie Mullins trained Simenon finished fourth in the Melbourne Cup behind Fiorente. Red Cadeaux was runner-up once again in Australia’s premie(...)

Michael Winters: Eyes crack at Quevega in the mares hurdle at Cheltenham.

The hugely popular mare Missunited has scaled considerable heights over jumps but will put even her Galway Hurdle success in the shade if successful(...)

Ryan Moore rides Ruler of the World to victory in The Investec Derby at Epsom back in June. Photograph:   Warren Little/Getty Images

Aidan O’Brien feels soft ground will hold no fears for Ruler Of The World and Leading Light in Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp.Heavy r(...)

 Leading Light (right) who will be partnered by Gerald Mosse in Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp.

Gerald Mosse has spoken of his delight at picking up the ride on St Leger winner Leading Light in Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp.With(...)