Ryan Moore on Love wins the Moyglare Stud Stakes at the Longines Irish Champions Weekend in the Curragh Racecourse, Kildare in September 2019. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Two of Ireland’s biggest September fixtures, the Longines Irish Champions Weekend and the Listowel Harvest Festival, will be staged behind closed door(...)

Frankie Dettori celebrates winning the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes last year. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Frankie Dettori has been booked by Dermot Weld to ride Fascinating Rock in the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday. The opportuni(...)

Pat Smullen and Harzand win the   Irish Derby at the Curragh in  June. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Dermot Weld will leave decisions on vital running plans for Saturday’s QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes until later this week. The prospect of dry and ex(...)

Frankie Dettori riding Golden Horn celebrates winning The Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Fears the late defection of Gleneagles from September’s QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes might impact on the drama quota within the ‘Irish Champions Weeken(...)

Frankie Dettori on Golden Horn leads the field of the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Free Eagle could get another chance to beat Golden Horn in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe after their controversial QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes clash o(...)

The QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes - Frankie Dettori onboard Golden Horn celebrates winning. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Over an inch of overnight rain diluted the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes by removing Gleneagles from the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes but the €1.1 millio(...)

Frankie Dettori and Golden Horn: “Frankie’s had a good run with John Gosden and Golden Horn is the best ride he’s got all year,” says the jockey’s agent Ray Cochrane. Photograph: PA Wire.

Frankie Dettori will miss the ride on Aidan O’Brien’s St Leger favourite Bondi Beach at Doncaster due to the start time for Saturday’s Irish Champion (...)

Ryan Moore (orange and blue cap)  rides Legatissimoto win TheQipco 1000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket in May. Photograph: Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images

A QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes pot already bubbling with ‘race of the season’ possibilities has a potential new ingredient with the classic-winning fi(...)