Noel Meade: ground conditions are immaterial for his big-race hope,  the notably versatile Snow Falcon, a high-class staying hurdler. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpo

Trainer Noel Meade was one of those critical of the decision to make Tote Galway Plate day an evening fixture although a couple of hours here or there(...)

 Andrea Atzeni riding Stradivarius (right, yellow cap) wins the Qatar Goodwood Cup Stakes from Torcedor (left, orange) at Goodwood. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Stradivarius set up the prospect of a £1 million bonus for his connections as he continued his fantastic campaign by successfully defending his crown (...)

Jessica Harrington Torcedor goes in the  Qatar Goodwood Cup on Tuesday. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

Jessica Harrington’s three Galway starters on Tuesday must concede the spotlight to their stable companion Torcedor’s bid for Group One glory in the Q(...)

Sea of Class ridden by James Doyle wins the Darley Irish Oaks  at Curragh Racecourse, Co Kildare. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire.

Ryan Moore endured a relatively frustrating classic weekend for Aidan O’Brien at the Curragh but is sticking with the champion trainer in this Saturda(...)

Colm O’Donoghue partners Alpha Centauri to victory at Newmarket. Photograph: Paul Harding/PA

Alpha Centauri continued her fantastic season with a dominant display in the Tattersalls Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket. Having proved her victory in t(...)

The Curragh Racecourse, Newbridge, Co Kildare. Oisin Keniry/Inpho

A Drug Testing and Traceability document with potentially radical implications for the racing and breeding industries has been circulated to all relev(...)

Aidan O’Brien’s Saxon Warrior is a 1-2 favourite to win the Irish Derby. Photograph: Inpho

Sheikh Mohammed's Godolphin team isn't sending their Epsom hero Masar to Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby but are considering their Royal Ascot (...)

Colm O’Donoghue celebrates winning the 4.20 Coronation Stakes on Alpha Centauri with the trophy and trainer Jessica Harrington at Royal Ascot. Photo: Paul Childs/Reuters

Legendary Irish trainer Jessica Harrington fulfilled another ambition when Alpha Centauri gave her a first Royal Ascot success in Friday’s Coronation (...)

Aidan O’Brien: Happily is a 4-1 second favourite for the €1 million Prix De Diane.Photograph: Inpho

 On the eve of next week’s Royal Ascot extravaganza Aidan O’Brien could get a valuable classic boost if Happily fills in a rare Group One blank f(...)

Colm O’Donoghue and Alpha Centauri win the Irish 1,000 Guineas in May. Photograph: Peter Mooney/Inpho

Colm O’Donoghue broke his Royal Ascot duck two years ago with a shock 33-1 success but the multiple-classic winning jockey can anticipate going into n(...)

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