Shane Crosse

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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(...)

Champions Weekend took place at the Curragh on Sunday. Photo: Inpho

A third Irish jockey, Danny Sheehy, has tested positive for coronavirus. The 20-year-old rider, who is apprenticed to Curragh trainer Johnny Murtagh(...)

Ghaiyyath ridden by jockey William Buick (second left) on the way to winning the Juddmonte International Stakes  at York Racecourse on August 19th. Photograph: David Davies/Pool/Getty Images

The seventh Irish Champions Weekend takes place in the grim circumstances of the coronavirus pandemic – although, from a racing point of view, it can (...)

Shane Crosse tested positive for coronavirus on Friday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

No extra testing for coronavirus is planned for Irish Champions Weekend after star apprentice Shane Crosse became the first jockey to test positive fo(...)

Frankie Dettori will ride Irish Derby winner Santiago for trainer Aidan O’Brien in Saturday’s St Leger at Doncaster. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Frankie Dettori and Aidan O’Brien have each already won the Pertemps St Leger on six occasions and will combine to try and make it seven at Doncaster (...)

Aidan O’Brien’s pursuit of a first Group One for his team of two-year-old colts continues to Friday. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Aidan O’Brien’s pursuit of a first Group One for his team of two-year-old colts continues to Friday. O’Brien came off worst in a ‘match’ race agains(...)

Aidan O’Brien:  he saddles half of the four runners  in the Group One Criterium International at Longchamp. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

The Andrew Balding-trained Kameko isn’t the best horse in action this weekend but might just be the most important. Only his presence prevents Doncas(...)

Donnacha O’Brien on board Innisfree comes home to win the Beresford Stakes at the Curragh Autumn Festival in Co Kildare on Sunday.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Donnacha O’Brien became the 10th jockey to win Sunday’s Beresford Stakes at the Curragh for his father Aidan when scoring on Innisfree. It was a nint(...)

Willie Mullins confirmed that Douvan is likely to miss the National Hunt season with a leg injury. Photograph:   James Crombie/Inpho

The injury-plagued star chaser Douvan looks set to miss the entire National Hunt season due a pastern problem.   Trainer Willie Mullins revealed(...)

Ryan Moore will saddle Rostropovich in the  Cox Plate in Melbourne on Saturday. Photograph: Inpho

Anyone depriving Winx of a fourth Cox Plate success in a row on Saturday faces widespread unpopularity in Australia but it’s a risk Aidan O’Brien is t(...)