John Leeper

3 results

Spanish jockey Ioritz Mendizabal stands up in his irons to celebrate  St Mark’s Basilica’s win in the Qatar Prix du Jockey Club at  Chantilly. Photograph: Bertrand  Guay/AFP via Getty Images

Aidan O’Brien landed a first French Derby success when St Mark’s Basilica bossed his rivals at Chantilly on Sunday. A day after Bolshoi Ballet fluffe(...)

Jockey Frankie Dettori celebrates after winning the Cazoo Oaks on Snowfall at Epsom. Photograph:  Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Frankie Dettori supplied Aidan O’Brien with a record-equalling 40th English Classic as Snowfall annihilated her Cazoo Epsom Oaks opposition to the tun(...)

British trainer  Ed Dunlop on John Leeper: ‘He is an inexperienced horse, but what I was pleased to see today was that he has been very relaxed doing the whole thing.’ Photograph: Michael Dodge/Getty Images

Ed Dunlop has conceded it looks like Irish-trained horses have a “stranglehold” on Saturday week’s Epsom Derby but is preparing to lead the home defe(...)