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A total of 14 Irish trained hopefuls will line up on the day including a genuine A-Lister in the record breaking Snowfall. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The weather Gods appear to have conspired and allowed QIPCO British Champions Day come close to doing what it says on the tin. Designed as an end of(...)

Oisín Murphy: currently  11 winners ahead of William Buick in this year’s race to be champion jockey. Photograph:  Tim Goode/PA

Oisín Murphy missed his rides at Newmarket on Friday after failing a racecourse breathalyser test. The dual champion jockey – who started the day 11 (...)

 Yutaka Take riding  Deep Impact before  the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in 2006. The Japanese favourite  fluffed his lines by finishing only third. Those at Longchamp that day recall stunned Japanese fans weeping as they left the grandstand. Photograph:  Alain Benainous/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

This weekend 15 years ago 22 million Japanese viewers tuned in to watch the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe. That’s almost 20 per cent of Japan’s pop(...)

Oisin Murphy: thrown from the saddle prior to novice event at Salisbury. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Irish jockey Oisin Murphy, who is due to ride Japan’s big hope Chrono Genesis in Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, was taken to hospital with a susp(...)

Snowfall has been supplemented for Sunday’s Arc. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Classic winners Adayar and Snowfall have, as expected, been supplemented for Sunday’s Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at ParisLongchamp. Connections (...)

Tarnawa, ridden by Christophe Soumillon, crosses the finish line to win the Breeders’ Cup on November 7th, 2020, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photograph: Bobby Ellis/Getty Images

Tarnawa has a chance to propel Dermot Weld into exclusive company in Sunday’s Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe but the Irishman has pointed to another (...)

Aidan O’Brien will be hoping Love can land him a record seventh Juddmonte International at York on Wednesday. Photograph:  Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP via Getty Images

Injury has ruled St Mark’s Basilica out of Wednesday’s Juddmonte International but Aidan O’Brien still hopes Love is all he needs to secure a record s(...)

Alcohol Free and Oisin Murphy coming home to win the Sussex Stakes at Goodwood. Photograph:  John Walton/PA

Alcohol Free beat the colts to provide owner Jeff Smith with a famous victory in the Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood. Successful in the Coronation St(...)

Oisin Murphy on board Alcohol Free (L) took the Coronation Cup at Royal Ascot. Photograph: Harry Trump/Getty

Rarely has a jockey redeemed themselves so spectacularly - or quickly - as Oisin Murphy did at Royal Ascot on Friday. Having committed a blatant case(...)

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(...)

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