Peter Chapple-Hyam: excellent record in the Irish 2,000 Guineas during the 1990s. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Supplementing Ahlan Emarati at a cost of €10,000 for today’s Gain Railway Stakes may be comparative chicken feed in terms of the elite bloodstock mar(...)

William Buick renews his partnership with The Fugue in the Breeders’ Cup Turf on Saturday and has also been selected to ride for Ballydoyle.   Photograph:  Getty Images

Any bygones appear to have been let bygone by Aidan O’Brien who has entrusted the mount on one of his two runners in Friday night’s $1 million Breeder(...)

 Aidan O’Brien . . . still chasing that elusive Breeders’ Cup Classic.

Should Declaration Of War (above) land this Saturday night’s Breeders’ Cup Classic he will be a hugely-significant winner of a $5 million highlight th(...)

Joseph O’Brien on Leading Light (front), one of Aidan O’Brien’s two runners in the Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster today. Photograph: /Cathal Noonan

The shape of two classic races, today’s Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster and tomorrow’s Gain Irish St Leger at the Curragh, is set to come down to the (...)