Donn McClean is a contributor to the The Irish Field.
The jockeys' championship duel between two top class sportspeople for a title is an entity to which general sports fans can relate
Some of Colin Tizzard's big guns could be unleashed at Chepstow today
A Group 1 win is massive for any trainer, so to have 25 of them in the same year is mind-boggling. More than any other trainer in the world. Ever. That’s what a world record is
Mouse Morris’ horse, Alpha Des Obeaux, ran a massive race to take the runner-up spot in the Munster National
Total Recall won the Munster National last weekend on his first run for Willie Mullins and his performance was further evidence of the champion trainer’s genius
Karen McLintock’s charge has a lot of the attributes that you look for in a potential Cesarewitch winner
Enable produced everything on the biggest day, on the greatest stage, in a fast time
John Gosden had Enable primed for the Arc, as if it had been her primary target all season, and Dettori proved again that he is one of the best big-race riders in the world
Second over course and distance on his previous two runs, Karl Burke's three-year-old can go one better today in the Challenge Cup
The rules of racing are going to be harmonised across national boundaries in Europe
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