Kevin Manning on Trading Leather celebrates  winning the Irish Derby at the Curragh.  Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Connections of Libertarian believe the Investec Derby runner-up must have been feeling the effects of several tough runs when well beaten at the Curr(...)

Ruler of the World (second from right) winning the Investec Derby at Epsom. Photograph: Getty Images.

He might have finished last at Epsom on Saturday but Dawn Approach officially remains the best three-year-old in Europe with Aidan O’Brien’s Derby he(...)

Trainer Mahmood al-Zarooni leaves after a disciplinary hearing at the British Horseracing Authority, in London last month.

Surprise was the immediate reaction of most racing fans when it was confirmed on Tuesday that Mahmood al-Zarooni had lodged an appeal against his e(...)

Trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni was disqualified for eight years by the  British Horse Racing Authority  for doping racehorses. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Trainer Gerard Butler could face a ban from racing after admitting to injecting horses with anabolic steroids. Butler told the London Ind(...)

Godolphin trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni will face a BHA hearing tomorrow. Photograpgh: Caren Firouz/Reuters

Godolphin trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni will stand before a disciplinary panel of the British Horseracing Authority on Thursday afternoon after sa(...)

Godolphin tTrainer Mahmood Al Zarooni. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire.

Classic-winning Godolphin trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni is to face a British Horseracing Authority disciplinary panel hearing after samples taken(...)