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Dermot Weld: ‘We did it before with Vinne Roe who won four Irish St Legers.’ File photograph: Inpho

Having opted out of British Champions Day, Dermot Weld is now targeting French St Leger glory with Search For A Song this Sunday. The former dual-Ir(...)

A Case Of You could run at the Breeders’ Cup in San Diego next month.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Fresh from his first Group One success in Sunday’s Prix de l’Abbaye in Paris, Co Dublin trainer Ado McGuinness is contemplating travelling even furthe(...)

Princess Zoe: Tony Mullins’s  popular mare  returns to Longchamp to defend Qatar Prix Du Cadran crown. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Princess Zoe hasn’t made it to the Arc but the hugely popular mare will be at Paris/Longchamp on Saturday to defend her crown in the Qatar Prix Du Cad(...)

 Christophe Soumillon has been chosen to ride favourite Tarnawa in Sunday week’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp. Photograph:  Lo Chun Kit /Getty Images

Christophe Soumillon will ride the favourite Tarnawa in Sunday week’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp. Dermot Weld confirmed on Tuesday that C(...)

Aidan O’Brien’s  Snowfall will put her Arc credentials on the line in the Prix Vermeille at Longchamp under Frankie Dettori. Photograph: Caroline Norris/Inpho

Search For A Song will cement her status among an elite group if successful in her hat-trick attempt on Sunday’s Comer Group Irish St Leger at the Cur(...)

 Frankie Dettori riding Golden Horn celebrate winning The Qatar Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe at Longchamp racecourse in Paris, France. Photo:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Frankie Dettori is no physical giant at five feet four inches but racing’s most identifiable figure casts such an overwhelming headline-grabbing shad(...)

Epsom Derby Winner Golden Horn (left) with trainer John Gosden and second placed Jack Hobb.  Photo:  Paul Harding/PA

Golden Horn has been added to Sunday’s Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp, with owner Anthony Oppenheimer stumping up the €120,000 fee as ex(...)

Highland Reel wins at Goodwood last year with Joseph O’Brien on board. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Highland Reel has secured the luck of the draw ahead of his attempt to provide Aidan O’Brien with a fourth victory in the French 2, 000 Guineas and a(...)

Thierry Jarnet rides Treve (left) to victory in the Prix de I’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp yesterday. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Treve’s temporary form fluctuation is forgotten forever as the champion filly’s class ensured her a permanent place in racing history after back-to-ba(...)

 Craig Williams rides Gordon Lord Byron to victory in the George Ryder Stakes during Guineas Day at Rosehill Gardens on March 29th, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. Photograph: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images

If the perfect race could be designed for Gordon Lord Byron it might just be Sunday’s Prix de la Foret at Longchamp and Irish flat racing’s fairy-tale(...)