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F1 pledge 1 million to help with diversity

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Formula One's governing body have pledged to donate 1 million euro to a foundation which will help with improving diversity in motorsport. RTE Sport report that Lewis Hamilton, the sports only sole black driver, has been very vocal in the...

Séamie Heffernan banned for 22 days by Chantilly stewards

Ballydoyle-based jockey Séamie Heffernan was suspended for 22 days by Chantilly stewards this afternoon after exceeding the permitted number of strokes with the whip in the Prix du Jockey Club. Heffernan hit the seventh-placed Order Of Australia 11 times during...

Fancy Blue lands Prix de Diane for Donnacha O’Brien

Fancy Blue (13/2) led home an Irish 1-2-3 in the Group 1 Prix de Diane Longines at Chantilly, giving Donnacha O'Brien his first Classic, and Ireland a first victory in the race since Séamus McGrath's Sweet Mimosa 50 years...

Ghaiyyath defeats Enable in Coral-Eclipse at Sandown

A top-quality field for the Coral-Eclipse Stakes at Sandown saw Ghaiyyath (9/4) take the spoils for trainer Charlie Appleby and jockey William Buick at the expense of Enable (1/1f). Ghaiyyath, who was dropping back in distance after setting a new...

Aidan O’Brien wins another Epsom Derby

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Wexford man Aidan O'Brien made history on Saturday with another win in the Epsom Derby. The Ballydoyle based trainer won with Serpentine who backed up the win in a maiden at Curragh. Serpentine was a complete outsider, at least by...

25/1 shot Serpentine wins Investec Derby

Serpentine and jockey Emmet McNamara pulled off a big upset in the Investec Derby at Epsom, as the Curragh maiden winner of seven days ago made all to win Britain’s premier Classic. The 25-1 shot took an early lead in...

Love is 9 length winner of Investec Oaks

Love completed the 1000 Guineas-Oaks double as the daughter of Galileo ran out a highly impressive nine-length winner  of this afternoon’s Investec Oaks at Epsom, in a new race record time of 2.34.06. The win gave trainer Aidan O'Brien his...

John Quinn trains his 1,000th career winner

Irish-born trainer John Quinn registered his 1,000th (Flat and Jump) career winner as 6/5 favourite Safe Voyage came home a length and a half clear of Vale Kent in the Listed Investec Surrey Stakes at Epsom. The seven-year-old Fast Company...

Top showjumping riders line out in Galway

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Olympian Greg Broderick is amongst the riders competing in the first Underwriting Exchange National Grand Prix tomorrow (5th July) at Galway Equestrian. In total 56 combinations have to jump in the Underwriting Exchange National Grand Prix League. Similarly, the ISH...

Investec Derby Milestones in 2020

Here are some Investec Derby milestones over the past 50 years. 10 years ago – 2010 Workforce became the first colt to be beaten in the Group 2 Dante Stakes at York and go on to win the Investec Derby. The...