Ed Walker

8 results

William Buick riding Adayar to win the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Qipco Stakes at Ascot in  July. Photograph:   Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Saturday’s British Champions Day at Ascot has a shot at living up to its billing in style and potentially produce a world leader in Europe’s final maj(...)

File photo of Davy Russell. Photo: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Davy Russell had to make do with minor honours on his long-awaited return to action at Downpatrick. The Cheltenham Gold Cup and Grand National-winn(...)

 Starman, ridden by Oisin Murphy, was beaten just under two lengths into third by the prolific Marianafoot in Sunday’s Prix Maurice de Gheest.  Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/PA

Ed Walker is targeting Betfair Sprint Cup success for Starman after his gallant effort in defeat in Sunday’s Prix Maurice de Gheest. The July Cup her(...)

Jockey Kevin Brouder pictured during the Galway Festival back in July. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Irish racing’s regulatory body has opened an investigation into a breach of the coronavirus raceday protocols by jump jockey Kevin Brouder at Galway o(...)

English King, pictured being ridden by Tom Marquand at Lingfield in June, is antepost favourite for Saturday’s Epsom Derby. Photograph: Mark Cranham/Getty

Frankie Dettori will face one of Epsom’s most demanding tactical challenges for the first time in his career on Saturday after the draw for the Derby (...)

Air Force Blue heads a field of 13 for the 2000 Guineas. Photograph: Getty

Air Force Blue heads a field of 13 declared for the Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket on Saturday. Aidan O’Brien’s star colt is odds-on to take the fir(...)

Air Force Blue is the favourite for the 2,000 Guineas. Photograph: Getty

Air Force Blue features among 17 horses confirmed at the five-day entry stage for the Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket on Saturday. Aidan O’Brien’s st(...)

Jockey Damien Oliver, celebrates on race favourite Fiorente celebrates after winning the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photograph: Brandon Malone/Reuters.

The Willie Mullins trained Simenon finished fourth in the Melbourne Cup behind Fiorente. Red Cadeaux was runner-up once again in Australia’s premie(...)