Ryan Moore rides Minding  to win the  1,000 Guineas Stakes. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

It has been a century since a filly won the Epsom Derby. However, in a year of 1916 anniversaries, bookmakers are betting that Minding could pull of(...)

Ryan Moore riding Minding to  win The Qipco 1000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Minding led home a remarkable one-two-three for Aidan O’Brien in the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket. The 11-10 favourite, ridden by Ryan Moore, trav(...)

Trainer Aidan O’Brien: his team have hit the ground running so far this season with eight winners in Ireland already. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Coolmore will be Aidan O’Brien’s first runner on the flat in Britain this year when she puts her classic credentials on the line at Newmarket on Tues(...)

Harzand ridden by Pat Smullen (second right) goes on to win The P. W. McGrath Memorial Ballysax Stakes at Leopardstown.  Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Harzand isn’t wasting time establishing his reputation as a potential top-notch performer and followed a well-worn path to future top-level glory by (...)

Harzand ridden by Pat Smullen pn the way to victory at Leopardstown. Photograph: PA

Harzand advertised his Classic potential with victory in the P.W. McGrath Memorial Ballysax Stakes at Leopardstown. Despite taking a big rise in grad(...)

Trainer Dermot Weld and jockey Pat Smullen. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It is debatable how relevant to Epsom in June ground conditions that a Grand National contender might baulk at will ultimately prove to be although th(...)

Trainer Dermot Weld and jockey Pat Smullen. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The old saying that pace makes the race got swamped at the Curragh yesterday when ground made Found look ordinary in her first start of 2016. Last se(...)

Trainer Aidan O’Brien to make late decision on participation of Found

With four weeks to go to the Newmarket 2,000 Guineas, Ryan Moore makes his first trip of the year to Ireland for four scheduled mounts at the Curra(...)

 Rory McIlroy  watches a putt on the 14th green during the round of 16 match against Zach Johnson at the WGC-Dell Match Play  in Austin, Texas. Photograph:  Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Defending champion Rory McIlroy remains on course to retain his WGC-Dell Match Play title after setting up a mouthwatering semi-final with new world n(...)

 Victor Espinoza rides California Chrome to victory in the Dubai World Cup  at Meydan. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

California Chrome went one better than 12 months ago when winning the €5.1 million Dubai World Cup with a tremendous display at Meydan. The American (...)