Horse Care
Helen Sharp
The Irish Field writers have been very good this year apparently and so Santa is checking their list (twice), they don't ask for much...
14 October 2022 Racing columns
TIME WILL TELL: Chaldean finds extra gear with ease
Andy Bate reviews the Dewhurst Stakes which went to Chaldean, who is now rated a leading contender for the 2000 Guineas
27 August 2022 Racing News
Little Big Bear set to miss National Stakes
Aidan O'Brien has reported that his Phoenix Stakes winner has had a slight setback
THE WEEK THAT WAS: How Big is the Ballydoyle Bear?
Little Big Bear impressed all in winning the Phoenix Stakes but is he the 2023 Guineas winner?
12 August 2022 Racing columns
ANDY BATE: Bear’s run one of season's highlights
The closing three-furlong sectionals put the gloss on a dominant display which saw the Group 1 winner cover the ground in 33.88secs
12 August 2022 Racing columns
Big wins for horse and riders and some favourable comments for racetracks on social media this week
12 August 2022 Racing columns
BREEDING INSIGHTS: Hydes on cloud nine with latest Phoenix winner
Leo Powell checks out Aidan O'Brien's 17th Group 1 Keeneland Phoenix Stakes winner
12 August 2022 Pedigree analysis
THE CURRAGH SATURDAY: Bear roars in the Phoenix
Aidan O’Brien bridged a gap of four years to record his 17th Phoenix Stakes win through a brilliant performance from the now standout two-year-old of the season Little Big Bear
12 August 2022 Racing News
VIDEO: Little Big Bear mauls 'em in Phoenix Stakes
Saturday's Group 1 feature race at the Curragh was won in impressive style by the Aidan O'Brien-trained colt
6 August 2022 Racing News
Big on the Bear to extend O’Brien’s superb Phoenix record
Ronan Groome provides a horses-by-horse guide to an excellent renewal of the Group 1 Keeneland Phoenix Stakes
4 August 2022 Racing previews
TIME WILL TELL: Bear puts up a Big performance for Anglesey win
Aidan O’Brien’s Little Big Bear looks Group 1 class after recording a serious time in the Anglesey Stakes last Saturday
22 July 2022 Racing columns
CURRAGH SATURDAY: Ladies a new jewel for Murtagh
Ladies Church and Ben Coen upstaged some much better fancied rivals in the Group 2 Barberstown Castle Sapphire Stakes.
22 July 2022 Racing News