The Oaks Stakes preceded the Epsom Derby by one year, being first raced in 1779 and is consequently steeped in history and prestige as the forerunner to numerous “Oaks” races around the world which are exclusively for the very best fillies.
The… Read More
448 exciting yearling entries are unveiled today for the 239th running of the premier British Classic, the Investec Derby, which takes place at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 2, 2018.
The 2018 Investec Derby will be worth at least £1.5… Read More
Dermot Weld is still aiming Investec Derby hero Harzand at the Dubai Duty Free-sponsored Irish equivalent despite revealing his stable star returned sore after his Epsom victory.
Ridden by Pat Smullen, Harzand took his record for the… Read More
Charlie Appleby believes a combination of inexperience and soft conditions contributed to Skiffle failing to show her true colours in the Investec Oaks at Epsom on Friday.
She was supplemented for… Read More
It was a family affair at Rosewell House in County Kildare on Sunday evening as Dermot Weld and his staff were joined by their families… Read More
Across The Stars could be prepared for another tilt at Classic glory later in the season after the St Leger was earmarked as a potential long-term target.
Connections of the Sir Michael Stoute-trained 3 year old have one eye on… Read More
Caspian Prince could go to Ireland in search of further sprint success after fulfilling a long-held ambition for trainer Dean Ivory by winning the… Read More
Mick Channon has reflected on an amazing big-race treble with Epsom Icon in England, Czabo in France and Divine in Ireland on Saturday.
The aptly-named Epsom Icon got the ball rolling by taking the Group Three Princess Elizabeth… Read More