Aidan O’Brien’s Order of St George is long odds on to retain his Irish Leger title. Photograph:  Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images.

The overwhelming power of Aidan O’Brien’s Ballydoyle stable will be the bulwark of the home defence in ‘Longines Irish Champions Weekend’ and the tra(...)

Detail from ‘Hell for Leather’ by Peter Curling: the oil-on-canvas painting has an estimate of €25,000-€35,000

The last major painting by renowned equestrian artist Peter Curling to appear at auction was Horse Fair at Goresbridge which sold by de Veres in June (...)