Aidan O’Brien: has won three of the last four renewals of the famous Epsom Derby. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ante-post favourites Midterm and Foundation are among 136 horses to stand their ground for the Epsom Investec Derby. A total of 136 horses go forwar(...)

 Vincent Cheminaud riding New Bay to win the French Derby (Prix Du Jockey Club) at Chantilly with Joseph O’Brien on Highland Reel coming home second. Photo:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Aidan O’Brien’s Highland Reel made up for a poor run in the French 2000 Guineas to take second spot to New Bay in the French Derby at Chantilly. New B(...)

Johnny Murtagh, riding Chicquita, celebrates winning the Irish Oaks at the Curragh last year, the filly’s last run. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

The €6 million record breaking filly Chicquita is on course to make her debut for Aidan O’Brien at the Curragh over Champions Weekend, but the trainer(...)

Jockey Johnny Murtagh and  trainer Alain de Royer-Dupre celebrate Chicquita’s victory in the Darley Irish Oaks at the Curragh on Saturday. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

If a single ride at the Curragh yesterday represented something of a cushy day at the office for Johnny Murtagh, a Saturday evening hat-trick highligh(...)

Michael Stoute can land the Group Two feature at the Curragh on Sunday with Dank.

The most successful trainer in Irish Oaks’ history is Michael Stoute but while the legendary Newmarket handler isn’t represented in this evening’s fi(...)