Wesley Ward

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 Starman, ridden by Oisin Murphy, was beaten just under two lengths into third by the prolific Marianafoot in Sunday’s Prix Maurice de Gheest.  Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/PA

Ed Walker is targeting Betfair Sprint Cup success for Starman after his gallant effort in defeat in Sunday’s Prix Maurice de Gheest. The July Cup her(...)

There was no joy for Aidan O’Brien at the Breeders Cup on Friday. Photo: Inpho

Ireland drew a blank on Friday night’s Breeders Cup action in Keeneland with Aidan O’Brien frustratingly having to settle for two runner-up finishes. (...)

 Frankie Dettori does his trademark flying dismount after riding Alpine Star to win the Coronation Stakes on day five at Ascot. Photograph: Getty Images

There were plenty of changes at Ascot this year — but Frankie Dettori ensured it finished with a sense of normality after riding a 150-1 treble to end(...)

Jose Otriz riding Structor crosses the finish line winning the Juvenile Turf at Santa Anita Park on the first day of the Breedders’ Cup meeting. Photograph: Joe Scarnici/Getty Images

Jessica Harrington’s first Breeders’ Cup ended in frustration when Albigna finished a never-nearer fourth behind Sharing in the $1 million Juvenile Fi(...)

Acapulco won for Aidain O’Brien on her Irish debut. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Out of luck in the French 2,000 Guineas at Deauville Aidan O’Brien made do on Sunday with Acapulco’s impressive Listed success at the Curragh where a (...)

Aidan O’Brien: there is still a relative ‘B team’ feel to O’Brien’s raiding party which will hardly bode well for the home team’s classic chances in 2017 should they not rise to the challenge now.

Newmarket’s Red Mills Cheveley Park Stakes is a rare blank on Aidan O’Brien’s cross-channel Group One CV and his two hopefuls on Saturday, Roly Poly (...)

My Dream Boat (R) pips Aidan O’Brien’s Found on the line to take the Prince of Wales’s stakes. Photograph: Reuters

My Dream Boat was a surprising winner to give Clive Cox and Adam Kirby a second Group One success of the week in the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal(...)

Suits You ridden by Cristian Demuro (purple and white) gets the better of Ryan Moore and Ballydoyle to win the  Chesham Stakes at  Royal Ascot. Photo: Matthew Childs/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Undrafted won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes for Frankie Dettori and American trainer Wesley Ward. Ward is no stranger to success at the big meeting but (...)

No Nay Never ridden by jockey Joel Rosario wins the Norfolk Stakes during day three of the Royal Ascot meeting. Photograph:  Steve Parsons/PA Wire

American raider No Nay Never smashed the five-furlong record for juveniles with a stunning performance in the Norfolk Stakes at Royal Ascot. Tr(...)