Simon Clare

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Wednesday’s Punchestown card has been postponed due to course conditions following heavy rain. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Wet weather conditions once again proved a spoilsport with the decision taken on Tuesday evening to cancel Wednesday’s programme at Punchestown. Tor(...)

Henry De Bromhead: keeping Identity Thief fresh for a tilt at Faugheen in the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.  Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The impact of Willie Mullins’s dominance is a regular racing debate but bookmakers appear to believe it will certainly be a negative in terms of thei(...)

 Treve, seen here winning the 2013 Prix Vermeille under Frankie Dettori, won this year’s running of the race at Longchamp  under Thierry Jarnet. Photograph:   Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Treve ran out a brilliant winner of the Qatar Prix Vermeille at Longchamp. The dual Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe heroine was beaten in this race 12 month(...)