Ger Lyons: fourth in the trainer’s table in Ireland with 45 winners worth just shy of €1 million. Photograph: Inpho

Next week’s Middle Park Stakes can’t come quick enough for Ger Lyons as the Co Meath trainer reckons Capella Sansevero can put a Group One cherry on t(...)

Pat Smullen rides Melbourne Cup hope Pale Mimosa (right) to win the Lonsdale Cup at York during the festival this August. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Dermot Weld’s legendary status in Australia makes even the possibility of him having a Melbourne Cup runner big news so official fingers Down Under ar(...)

Aidan O’Brien: Ballydoyle handler’s Great War could finish only fifth to Baitha Alga when sent off 5 to 6 favourite in the Norfolk Stakes at Ascot. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA

The Great War is among 12 declarations as he attempts to redeem his reputation in the Portland Place Properties July Stakes at Newmarket tomorrow.Aida(...)

Ryan Moore riding Marvellous on the way to winning The Etihad Airways Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Marvellous gave jockey Ryan Moore a first victory in the Etihad Airways Irish 1,000 Guineas by cutting down 100 to 30 favourite Lightning Thunder at t(...)

 Aidan O’Brien ‘delighted’ after War Command’s Dewhurst Stakes win at Newmarket. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Aidan O’Brien finally laid his hands on a first juvenile Group One of the season as War Command just defied adverse conditions in the Dubai Dewhurst (...)

Kevin Manning celebrates winning 2,000 Guineas Stakes on Dawn Approach at Newmarket on Saturday. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

As Dawn Approach powered past the 2,000 Guineas winning-post at Newmarket on Saturday, it felt a bit like the old line about buses: you wait fo(...)

Jockey Richard Hughes will be hoping to secure  a first ever British classic victory on Toronado. Photo:  David Davies/PA

Newmarket has been the epicentre of doping controversy in the last number weeks but victory for Dawn Approach in today’s Qipco 2,000 Gui(...)