Ireland

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Aidan O’Brien has three of the remaining 20 fillies in Sunday’s Prix de Diane, with Alain de Royer-Dupre’s Siyarafina leading the way.

O’Brien trio in contention for Diane honours at Chantilly


Aidan O’Brien has three of the remaining 20 fillies in Sunday’s Prix de Diane, with Alain de Royer-Dupre’s Siyarafina leading the way.

Navan winner in line for £1 million bonus


Sequence Events, the Irish-based concert promoter, will sponsor the Group 3 Vintage Crop Stakes, the first big staying race of the 2019 Irish Flat season and the highlight on a seven-race card at Navan on Sunday.

Cape Of Good Hope to gain Epsom experience in Trial


Aidan O’Brien’s Cape Of Good Hope will gain some valuable Epsom experience in the Investec Blue Riband Trial.

Big Weekend: Looking ahead to the Boylesports Irish Grand National


JJ Slevin is closing in on celebrating the first anniversary of winning the Boylesports Irish Grand National on General Principle and one assumes that he will buy his mother Liz another thank you present to mark the occasion.

Fairyhouse Easter Sunday targets for Irish Cheltenham heroes


Duc Des Genievres and Paul Townend were among the Irish-trained winners at last month’s Cheltenham Festival

Weekend Takeaways from Dundalk, Naas and Tramore


There was no doubting the most visually impressive performance over the weekend in Ireland.

Brendan Powell eager to start new role with Joseph O’Brien


Recently-retired trainer Brendan Powell is looking forward to a new chapter after revealing he is to join Joseph O’Brien’s powerful team.