May 18
This Weeks Two Year Olds Races- In-Depth breeding facts

This Weeks 2 year old races are as follows Weekend updates to follow Monday 13th May 4:25. Roscommon 1st 12.Lady O (IRE) 11/4 J:Shane Foley T:"> T Mrs John Harrington 2nd 5. I Am Me 7/1 3rd 8. Elzem 5/4F Time:1m 38.58s (slow by 3.08s) 7½f (7f148y) Irish EBF Median Sires Series Maiden (IRE Incentive […]

May 13
Last Weeks Two Year Olds – Results & In-Depth Breeding Facts

This Weeks 2 year old races are as follows Monday 6th May 1:15 Curragh 6f Irish EBF Median Sires Series Maiden (IRE Incentive Race)   1:50  Curragh 5f GAIN First Flier Stakes (Listed Race) /div> 1:55 Beverley 5f Juddmonte EBF Restricted Maiden Stakes (Band D) (EBF Qualifier) (GBB/IRE Incentive Race) (Class 2) 2:50 Bath 5f (5f10y) Reduce […]

May 06
City of Troy Update , “Maybe I left him too fresh”

City of Troy Update , “a non event really”, with some thoughts reasons and plans + Opra Singer Update In the aftermath of City Of Troy’s unexpected stall incident at the Newmarket Guineas meeting, trainer Aidan O’Brien offered a detailed analysis of the event and its implications. Speaking to Gary O’Brien of RacingTV, O’Brien reflected […]

May 02
THE QIPCO 1000 GUINEAS -ALL THE FACTS AND FIGURES

THE QIPCO 1000 GUINEAS – FACTS AND FIGURES BACKGROUND The QIPCO 1000 Guineas is the fillies’ equivalent of the QIPCO 2000 Guineas, both of which are run over the historic Rowley Mile at Newmarket. As with the 2000 Guineas, the Classic is so named because the original prize fund was 1,000 Guineas.   The youngest […]

May 02
THE QIPCO 2000 GUINEAS – FACTS AND FIGURE

THE QIPCO 2000 GUINEAS – FACTS AND FIGURE   BACKGROUND The QIPCO 2000 Guineas, which was founded in 1809 and has a glittering roll of honour, celebrates its 216th running in 2024. It is the first race in the 2024 QIPCO British Champions Series and has a total prize fund of £500,000.   Along with […]

Apr 30
Aidan O’Brien Enters The Qipco British Champions Series Hall of Fame

Aidan O’Brien secures his place as the fourth trainer inducted into the prestigious Qipco British Champions Series Hall of Fame, joining the esteemed ranks alongside Sir Michael Stoute, Sir Henry Cecil, and his predecessor at Ballydoyle, Vincent O’Brien. Since his inaugural victory at Tralee in June 1993 at the tender age of 23, and for […]