Andrea Atzeni riding Stradivarius win the Goodwood Cup last year. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Stradivarius will face eight rivals as he bids for a hat-trick in Tuesday’s Qatar Goodwood Cup. Only the Mark Johnston-trained Double Trigger has wo(...)

Ryan Moore and Circus Maximus (L) take The St James’s Palace Stakes during day one of Royal Ascot. Photograph: Charlie Crowhurst/Getty

Ryan Moore began Royal Ascot with a vivid reminder of why he’s Aidan O’Brien’s number one jockey as Ireland’s champion trainer took an immediate grip (...)

Oisín Murphy was prevented from riding at Salisbury on Sunday after failing a breath test. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Oisín Murphy, the current leading Flat jockey in Britain, was stood down from riding at Salisbury on Sunday after failing a breath test. The 23-year(...)

Circus Maximus (R) scored for Aidan O’Brien at Chester under Ryan Moore. Photograph: David Davies/PA

Circus Maximus was a workmanlike winner of the Homeserve Dee Stakes at Chester. Aidan O’Brien’s colt, who was a close-up fourth behind subsequent 200(...)

Davy Russell and Presenting Percy en-route to victory in the RSA Chase at Cheltenham in 2018. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Presenting Percy is set to take the first step towards potential Cheltenham Gold Cup glory at Punchestown on Sunday. Last season’s top novice is alre(...)

Withhold and Silvestre De Sousa lead home the field in the Cesarewitch at Newmarket. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Withhold landed a big gamble when he powered clear of his rivals in the Betfred Cesarewitch at Newmarket. The four-year-old had run just once previou(...)

Silvestre De Sousa, above, is replacing reigning champion jockey Jim Crowley.

Silvestre de Sousa will partner Eminent for the first time in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown on Saturday. Reigning champion jockey Jim Crowley has ridd(...)

 Harbour Law (left) ridden by George Baker comes from behind to win  Ladbrokes St Leger Stakes at Doncaster. Photograph: Daniel Smith/Getty Images

It has taken 240 years, but Laura Mongan became the first woman to train the winner of the Ladbrokes St Leger as Harbour Law swooped late in another d(...)

 Even Song is the odds on favourite for the Irish Oaks at the Curragh. Photograph: Getty

Even Song is a heavy odds-on favourite for the Darley Irish Oaks but Saturday’s feature has been the most lucrative of the Curragh classics for overse(...)