Lot 35, a yearling filly by Galileo, was sold by Godolphin at the Goffs Orby sale in Co Kildare on Tuesday for €1.2 million. Photograph: Goffs

When the hammer fell on Lot 35 at the Goffs Orby sale in Co Kildare on Tuesday, a yearling filly by Galileo changed hands for €1.2 million and a 12-ye(...)

Trainer Henry Candy said he will run Limato only if the ground is suitable at Goodwood

Henry Candy will walk the course at Goodwood before deciding whether to run Limato in the Qatar Lennox Stakes on Tuesday. The five-year-old has been (...)

Jockey Cathy Gannon  has been forced to retire because of a foot injury. Photograph:  Frank Miller

Dublin born jockey Cathy Gannon – the inaugural winner of the Irish Times/Sports Council of Ireland Sportswoman of the Year award in 2004 – has had to(...)

Barney Roy ridden by jockey James Doyle (right) on his way to winning the St James’s Palace Stakes during day one of Royal Ascot.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

What has appeared at times this year to be a Godolphin soap-opera resolved into an epic Day One denouement at Royal Ascot through a superb top-flight(...)

Padraig Beggy and Aidan O’Brien celebrate Wings Of Eagles’ success in the Investec Derby at Epsom. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images)

Bookmakers are already running scared of an Aidan O’Brien Group One steamroller at Royal Ascot next week with all four of the legendary trainer’s top(...)

Ryan Moore will bid to deliver more Classic success for Aidan O’Brien at Epsom on Saturday. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Cracksman and Cliffs Of Moher star in a final field of 19 runners for Saturday’s Investec Derby at Epsom. The John Gosden-trained Cracksman, who carr(...)

Almandin just gets up ahead of Heartbreak City to win the Melbourne Cup. Photograph: Getty

Tony Martin is already plotting a return to Australia next year after Heartbreak City was agonisingly denied by Almandin in the Emirates Melbourne Cup(...)

Aidan O’Brien is confident Bondi Beach has the attributes needed to win Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup. Photograph: Getty

Aidan O’Brien believes Bondi Beach ticks all the boxes to win Australia’s biggest race, the Emirates Melbourne Cup, run at Flemington in the early hou(...)

Emotionless will not run in the 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket. Photograph: Getty

Godolphin suffered a significant blow on Thursday morning after trainer Charlie Appleby revealed that Emotionless, the second-favourite for the colts’(...)

Wedding Vow and Joesph O’Brien won the Kilboy Estate stakes at the Currgah on Sunday. Photograph: PA

Wedding Vow (6-1) lost her maiden tag in style when achieving Group Two honours in the Kilboy Estate Stakes. The Aidan O’Brien-trained filly ha(...)

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