Aidan O’Brien: the Ballydoyle handler could now have three contenders for the Longchamp feature. Photograph: Inpho

Tapestry has emerged a possible challenger for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe after French racing authority France Galop said she could be supplemented(...)

Australia leads home The Grey Gatsby in The Juddmonte International Stakes at York last month. Photograph: Mike Egertone/PA Wire

Australia will face a maximum of 11 rivals when taking to the track once again in Saturday’s Irish Champion Stakes.The Leopardstown Group One has draw(...)

 Dermot Weld: “Hopefully all this fine weather will help get lots of people to go racing this weekend but I will have to wait and see what happens in terms of the ground. I will have very few runners if it is good to firm and if the going at the Curragh is good to firm, then Forgotten Rules won’t run.”

Last Saturday’s run-of-the-mill €71,500 National Hunt card at Navan was worth only a tiny fraction of the upcoming hugely prestigious €3.7 million C(...)

Joseph O’Brien will again be in the saddle on Australia for Wednesday’s Juddmonte International at York. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Aidan O’Brien’s dual Derby hero Australia will face five rivals in the Juddmonte International at York on Wednesday.Since being narrowly beaten into t(...)

Thistle Bird and George Baker (left) win the Newbridge Silverware Pretty Polly Stakes during day two the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival at Curragh Racecourse, Co Kildare, Ireland. Photo: PA Wire

Aidan O’Brien continued his Curragh dominance on Sunday with the first four winners at HQ but the champion trainer did suffer a rare reverse in the(...)

Jim Bolger and son-in-law jockey Kevin Manning will be heading to Paris on Sunday with Trading Leather.

BRIAN O’CONNORJust six Irish-trained horses have ever won the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, including the dual-victor Alleged, and Leading Light is on co(...)

Aidan O’Brien: Trainer may run War Command in the Futurity Stakes at the Curragh on Saturday.

In terms of unearthing future classic winners, Saturday’s Galileo Futurity Stakes has an enviable recent record, something to encourage War Command su(...)

James Doyle riding Al Kazeem (right) wins the Prince of Wales Stakes ahead of  Paul Hanagan riding Mukhadram  during day two of Royal Ascot. Photograph:   Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images

As a triple-classic winner Camelot has already accomplished more than most but defeat behind Al Kazeem in yesterday’s Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Roya(...)

Loch Garman will be hoping to double up in the French Derby if Jim Bolger and Kevin Manning are successful with Dawn Approach at Epsom. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

It’s rare but not unprecedented to complete the English-French Derby double and that’s what the Jim Bolger-Kevin Manning team will aim to do this week(...)

Jamie Spencer onboard Just the Judge (red colours) on his way to winning the Etihad Airways Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh yesterday. Photograph: Inpho

Coolmore and Aidan O’Brien, European racing’s traditional superpower team, had to endure their superstar colt Camelot getting a long-odds-on d(...)