BREEDING INSIGHTS: Thompson family's latest star emerges
Leo Powell
Beakstown is the latest high-class performer from a family developed over time by Morning Star Stud's Geoffrey Thompson. Leo Powell tells the story
13 January 2017 Pedigree analysis
Irish-breds dominate in weekend Grade 1s
Leo Powell looks at the pedigrees of Grade 1 winning hurdlers Death Duty and Finian's Oscar
18 December 2015 Pedigree analysis
BREEDING INSIGHTS: Many reasons to remember Death Duty
Death Duty provided Derek O'Connor with his 1,000th win in a point-to-point and could yet make a bigger name for himself, writes Leo Powell