Aidan O'brien

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 Jockey Colin Keane: he has slipped seamlessly into the retired Pat Smullen’s role as Ireland’s “go-to” rider. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The first 75 days of the new Curragh have been tumultuous so a potential first classic success for Colin Keane in Saturday’s Kerrygold Irish Oaks migh(...)

Frankie Dettori: colourful Italian jockey will prove a major draw to racing fans  when he appears at Killarney. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Frankie Dettori starts his midsummer Irish sojourn in Killarney on Wednesday evening and it could culminate in the Italian superstar riding a tenth Cu(...)

The Curragh’s latest classic date is this Saturday’s €400,000 Kerrygold Irish Oaks. Photograph: Peter Mooney/Inpho

Sheikh Mohammed’s representative on the Curragh board has said the vision for Irish racing’s revamped HQ to be a world class facility has been consist(...)

Aidan O’Brien has four runners in the July Cup at Newmarket. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

A record-equalling fifth Darley July Cup is in Aidan O’Brien’s sights and Ten Sovereigns is set to lead his challenge on Saturday’s highlight at Newma(...)

Sovereign and Pádraig Beggy win the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh. Photograph: PA Wire

Horse Racing Ireland’s chief executive has played down the significance of an official attendance of just less than 12,000 at Saturday’s Dubai Duty Fr(...)

Seamie Heffernan rides Anthony Van Dyck to victory in the Derby Stakes on the second day of the Epsom Derby Festival. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty

Ryan Moore will complete a clean sweep of the classics in Ireland and England if successful on Anthony Van Dyck in Saturday’s Dubai Duty Free Irish De(...)

Trainer Kevin Prendergast: he is looking for a first win in Ireland’s richest race.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

A revamped Curragh hosts the 154th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby on Saturday, and the occasion could mark a rare fairytale classic outcome if Madhmoon w(...)

Aidan O’Brien:  he has indicated  that Ryan Moore will ride the Epsom hero Anthony Van Dyck at the Curragh this weekend

While Aidan O’Brien hopes to secure a 13th success in this Saturday’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby, it is also a chance for Ballydoyle’s number one rid(...)

 James Doyle rides Blue Point to win the King’s Stand Stakes during day one of Royal Ascot   on June 18th. Photograph:  Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images for Ascot Racecourse

Aidan O’Brien could have to up to 10 runners on the final day of Royal Ascot although it is his great rivals at Godolphin who can be forgiven for fee(...)

Hermosa ridden by jockey Wayne Lordan wins the Qipco 1000 Guineas during  at Newmarket and will now bid for the Coronation Stakes.  Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Aidan O’Brien’s dual-1,000 Guineas winner Hermosa didn’t get a chance to be a triple-classic star but instead has an opportunity to join an elite club(...)

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