Declan McDonogh: “He might run well in the Gladness Stakes (at the Curragh next month) or something like that.”  Photograph: Inpho

Kingsbarns could finish only third as Qewy made all of the running to spring a surprise in the Heritage Stakes at Leopardstown yesterday. (...)

Sometimes you need to get away from Irish theatre to get a clearer view of it. It’s easy to become jealous at the Divine Comedy festival in Krakow, fo(...)

Aidan O’Brien and son Joseph are in action this afternoon in the Group One Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster.

Aidan O’Brien is triple-handed in his pursuit of an eighth victory in today’s Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster and it may be important to recall how it(...)

Benjamin Grosvenor displayed  admirable technical discipline, before  metamorphosing into the persona of an old-style relaxed sensualist and showman

Life isn’t always simple when you tell the truth. As a student, I gave a straight answer in a viva voce to a question about my favourite compos(...)