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(...)

  St Mark’s Basilica’s superb Coral Eclipse victory on Saturday makes him the highest rated racehorse in the world right now. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board (IHRB) has insisted all information it receives into claims of doping is acted upon. Ahead of IHRB officials a(...)

Shergar’s going-away Epsom Derby victory of 1981.

Before becoming part of folklore, or reduced to a shabby punchline, Shergar was one of the finest racehorses of the last half-century. A tragic myste(...)

Mendelssohn: will be the top-rated starter in the famous Kentucky Derby at Louisville next month. Photograph: Horsephotos/Getty Images

Mendelssohn is officially top-rated among the contenders for next month’s Kentucky Derby but the man who has given him that rating reckons the hugely(...)

Harzand was highly impressive as he won the derby at the Curragh to add to Epsom Derby success. Photograph: Inpho

Any clash between the top three year olds, Harzand and Minding, is only likely to happen in October’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe but official handicap (...)

Australia remains firmly in the mix for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the end of the month but despite having won at Epsom last weekend there app(...)