Meeting some of the heroes of the turf – human and equine – is one of the attractions of the Curragh Thoroughbred Trail. It’s a one-off event which is(...)

Tarasha is joint-second favourite for Saturday’s  Irish Oaks at the Curragh. Photograph: James Crosbie/Inpho.

Sheikh Hamdan’s Shadwell organisation looks to have a firm grip on Saturday evening’s Darley Irish Oaks with the hot-favourite Taghrooda backed up by (...)

Balansiya (right) finishes second to Bracelet in the Leopardstown 1,000 Guineas Trial Stakes.

The Qipco 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket and the French equivalent are under consideration for Balansiya following her fine effort in defeat in Sun(...)

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(...)

 John Oxx: We’ll enter her in the Guineas and Oaks in March but she has a way to go. Photograph: Inpho

It is five years since Sea The Stars wound up his juvenile career with victory in the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes and there was a neat symmetry to how (...)

Geoffrey Chaucer ridden by Joseph O’Brien wins The Juddmonte Beresford Stakes  at the Curragh. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Aidan O’Brien clinched the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes for a remarkable 13th time at the Curragh as the exciting Geoffrey Chaucer continued his progres(...)

Chris Hayes romps home on Voleuse De Coeurs to win The Gain Irish St Leger at the Curragh. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Just eight days after winning his first Group 1 on La Collina, jockey Chris Hayes had his heart stolen by another filly, Voleuse De Coeurs, who turned(...)

Jospeh O’Brien and Declaration of War will be looking to add the Coral Eclipse at Sandown to the CV.

Camelot has had two goes at Al Kazeem this season and failed so Aidan O’Brien pitches both Declaration Of War and Mars against the top English star in(...)

Joseph O’Brien on Camelot pulls away from Seamie Heffernan on Triumphant to win The High Chaparral European Breeders Fund Mooresbridge Stake at the Curragh. Photograph: Inpho

Multiple Classic winner Camelot made a winning return to action in the High Chaparral European Breeders Fund Mooresbridge Stakes at the Curragh(...)