Christophe Soumillon: 'You need a champion to win at Leopardstown'
James Crispe
Top French jockey upbeat on Vadeni’s chances in next Saturday’s big race, writes James Crispe.
2 September 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Homeless Songs will run on 'safe' ground
Moyglare Stud Farm have plenty to look forward to on Irish Champions Weekend
2 September 2022 Racing features
FEATURE: Joseph O'Brien's team for Irish Champions Weekend
As excitement builds for the Longines Irish Champions Weekend, Helen Sharp visits Joseph O'Brien's yard to watch next weekend's hopefuls work the gallops
Irish Champion Stakes may be better off without Baaeed
Senior flat handicapper Garry O'Gorman believes the absence of the world's best horse will boost the Irish Champion Stakes, and he has news of an interim drop in the handicap ratings for most horses
2 September 2022 Racing News
IRISH CHAMPIONS WEEKEND: Paddy Twomey's running plans
The in-form trainer has a strong team for both Leopardstown and the Curragh
2 September 2022 Racing News
Mishriff confirmed on course to take Irish Champion chance
The five-year-old will face a rematch with his Eclipse conqueror Vadeni in the 10-furlong Group 1 contest
2 September 2022 Racing News
Paddy Twomey: 'La Petite Coco can be competitive in Irish Champion Stakes'
The Co Tipperary trainer gave the media an update on some of his stable stars on Thursday
1 September 2022 Racing News
No Leopardstown appearance for Sealiway
The French-trained son of Galiway will now bypass Irish Champions weekend in a bid for the Arc and the Champion Stakes at Ascot
1 September 2022 Racing News
Luxembourg on target for Irish Champion Stakes
Aidan O'Brien's star could face Group 1 winners Vadeni, Onesto and Mishriff in the Leopardstown feature
28 August 2022 Racing News
PARROT MOUTH: All roads lead to the Curragh
The Curragh Thoroughbred Trail is now open for online booking as part of Longines Irish Champions Weekend
26 August 2022 Racing columns