Joseph O Brien

270 results

Twilight Payment ridden by Jye McNeil (No 6) on the way to victory   in the Melbourne Cup at the Flemington Racecourse. Photograph: George Salpigtidis/Racing Photos/AFP via  Getty Images

Another remarkable family success for Joseph O’Brien in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup was marred by fatal injuries sustained in the race by his father Aidan(...)

Jye McNeil and Twilight Payment took the Melbourne Cup for Joseph O’Brien. Photograph: Vince Caligiuri/Getty

Joseph O’Brien sent out his second winner of the Lexus Melbourne Cup as Twilight Payment triumphed in the Group One contest at Flemington. O’Brien cl(...)

Willie Mullins will have Stratum and True Self in next week’s Melbourne Cup. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Willie Mullins has admitted to being “pleasantly surprised” at how racing has coped with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Ireland’s champion N(...)

Donnacha O’Brien on Buckhurst (left) wins at the Curragh last year. Photo: Peter Mooney/Inpho

Joseph O’Brien still isn’t ruling out a tilt at Saturday’s Cox Plate for Buckhurst despite his disappointment at the four-year-old being made first-re(...)

Magical put up a superb performance at Leopardstown to beat Ghaiyyath and having no less than the subsequent Arc winner Sottsass only fourth behind her.  Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Aidan O’Brien’s global Group One reach extends from Australia to Ascot on Saturday culminating in a potential Magical moment in the Qipco Champion Sta(...)

Anthony Van Dyck, seen here on the way to winning the  Epsom Derby in 2019, will run in Saturday’s Caulfield Cup in Melbourne. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Last year’s Derby hero Anthony Van Dyck is the headline act going into Saturday’s $5 million Caulfield Cup, the first major objective for the large Ir(...)

Ryan Moore riding Love  to win the Qipco 1000 Guineas  at Newmarket in June. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Aidan O’Brien has ruled his Classic filly Love out of any further action this year. After contributing three of O’Brien’s dozen Group One victories t(...)

Thunder Moon is already among the market leaders for next year’s 2,000 Guineas. File photograph: Inpho

Juvenile championship honours are up for grabs at Newmarket on Saturday when Thunder Moon bids to add to Joseph O’Brien’s 2021 classic team in the Dar(...)

Shane Crosse  rides Pretty Gorgeous to victory in the bet365 Fillies’ Mile at Newmarket Racecourse. Photograph: PA

Irish racing’s regulatory body has backed its drug testing standards as investigations continue into the Gain feed contamination controversy. On Frid(...)

Italian rider Cristian Demuro on French horse Sottsass wins the 100th Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe race at the Paris Longchamps track, Paris, France, on Sunday. Photograph: Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA

Irish racing’s regulatory body has said no detection of Zilpaterol in horses in Ireland and Britain could mean that positive tests for the prohibited (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »