Joseph O'Brien

Want to know more about Ireland's latest classic winning trainer? We had the pleasure of meeting up with Joseph O'Brien before Latrobe provided him with his first Irish Derby.

Nine for Charm Spirit


Windsor Park Stud’s shuttle stallion Charm Spirit recorded his ninth individual winner from his first crop of European two-year-olds when Chicago May won over 1400m at Naas on Saturday.

Alpha Centauri on course for Falmouth date on Friday


Jessica Harrington confirmed Alpha Centauri an intended runner in the Tattersalls Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket on Friday.

Athena makes big splash in North American debut to win G1 Belmont Oaks Invitational


Athena was a Greek goddess of strength and strategy, among other positive attributes, and her namesake thoroughbred embodied those qualities in impressively overtaking La Signare and Toinette in the stretch to capture the 40th running of the Grade 1 $1 million Belmont Oaks Invitational on Saturday, Stars & Stripes Day, at Belmont Park.

Breeders’ Cup Classic still expected to be the ‘ultimate goal’ for Mendelssohn


Mendelssohn is expected to improve for his third-placed finish in America on Saturday night.