Ascot Gold Cup

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Stradivarius and Frankie Dettorri (L) pictured winning the Yorkshire Cup ahead of Southern France and Ryan Moore in May. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

No one knows more about winning the Ascot Gold Cup than Aidan O’Brien. His son, Joseph, rode one of his record seven winners. Gold Cups are Willie Mul(...)

Bondi Beach, with Seamie Heffernan aboard, wins the Curragh Cup ahead of  Order Of St George and Ryan Moore in June. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

Order Of St George is set to bypass the Melbourne Cup, although Aidan O’Brien could still be well represented with both Kingfisher and Bondi Beach exp(...)

 Pat Smullen:  Free Eagle will be his priority at the  Longines Irish Champions Weekend. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Free Eagle may be Pat Smullen’s priority at the upcoming Longines Irish Champions Weekend but he reckons forgetting about Forgotten Rules’ Palmerstown(...)

Ryan Moore’s selection headache for next week’s Epsom classic action is one his colleagues would relish. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ryan Moore’s plans for next week’s Derby and Oaks will be keenly anticipated but in the shorter term the Englishman’s services have been snapped up b(...)

Zawraq and Pat Smullen. Dermot Weld had dangled the idea of next weekend’s Irish Guineas as a possible target for Sheikh Hamdan’s colt, but the owner’s spokesman has indicated Zawraq will go straight for the Derby

Dermot Weld’s exciting colt Zawraq may have run only twice but he looks like being a major Derby player at Epsom in three weeks.Meanwhile his stable (...)

Vigil (far right) finishes fifth behind stable companion Silver Concorde in last year’s Champion Bumper at Cheltenham. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images.

Ireland’s champion flat jockey Pat Smullen is set to try and break his Cheltenham festival duck when he again teams up with Vigil for the Weatherbys (...)

 Australia will run at Leopardstown on Saturday week.  Photograph:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire.

Australia has been confirmed as a definite starter in the €1 million QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday week.The presence of Aida(...)

Ansgar ridden by James Doyle comes home to win The Doom Bar Supreme Stakes at Goodwood Racecourse, Chichester. Photo:  John Walton/PA Wire

With less than three weeks to Irish racing’s new €3.7 million “Champions Weekend” extravaganza there was a distinct warm-up tone to yesterday’s Currag(...)

Kieren Fallon on Cavalryman (left) wins The Goodwood Cup ahead of Harry Bentley on Ahzeemah. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Cavalryman showed he was as good as ever at the age of eight as he powered to victory in the Artemis Goodwood Cup. Godolphin’s eight-year-old became t(...)

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II with her horse Estimate in the winner’s enclosure after it wins the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot last year. Photograph: AFP Photo.

Queen Elizabeth’s 2013 Ascot Gold Cup heroine Estimate has tested positive for morphine, Buckingham Palace announced yesterday.Michael Stoute’s five-y(...)

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