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  St Mark’s Basilica’s superb Coral Eclipse victory on Saturday makes him the highest rated racehorse in the world right now. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board (IHRB) has insisted all information it receives into claims of doping is acted upon. Ahead of IHRB officials a(...)

Jim Bolger expects Poetic Flare to bounce back from his run in France in Saturday’s 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Photograph: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Jim Bolger admits “the wheels came off” Poetic Flare’s bid to win a second Classic in France last weekend, but expects a different display in the Tatt(...)

Shane Foley on Romanised winning the Tattersalls Ireland 2,000 Guineas  at the Curragh in 2018. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

The 2018 Irish 2, 000 Guineas hero Romanised could have a glorious swansong to his racing career in Hong Kong on Sunday, although he has already given(...)

The Tattersalls Irish 1,000 GuineasSeamus Heffernan onboard Peaceful comes home to win the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Photograph: PA Wire

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board has dismissed suggestions the ground for Saturday’s Tattersalls Irish 1, 000 Guineas meeting at the Curragh was(...)

Churchill (right) to take chance in Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday. Photograph: Getty Images

Churchill will face just five rivals as he attempts a Classic double in the Tattersalls Irish 2, 000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday. Ballydoyle h(...)

Frankie Dettori celebrates after riding Galileo Gold to win the Qipco 2000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Galileo Gold is warm favourite to become just the ninth colt to complete the English-Irish 2, 000 Guineas double on Saturday, with the shape of his (...)

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(...)

Aidan O’Brien: rates Air Force Blue as best two year old he has ever handled. Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Air Force Blue faces a date with destiny in today’s QIPCO 2, 000 Guineas at Newmarket with the season’s first classic apparently at his mercy. The c(...)

Kevin Manning on Pleascach (purple checked hat) wins the 1000 Guineas from Ryan Moore on Found  at the Curragh yesterday. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan

Pleascach’s Tattersalls Irish 1, 000 Guineas victory looked more relentless than explosive, but Jim Bolger’s filly threatens to light a fuse under the(...)

Gleneagles, with Ryan Moore riding, wins The Quipco 2000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse on May 2nd. photograph: Charlie Crowhurst/Getty.

It is 18 years since Aidan O’Brien began his record-breaking classic career with a Curragh Guineas double and it will be a surprise if Gleneagles isn’(...)

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