LOOKING BACK: A warm, loyal, loose cannon of a man
Leo Powell
Tribute from The Irish Field in 2006, the death of David 'The Duke' Nicholson
26 March 2021 Stallion reviews
SIRE REVIEWS: Standing at Clongiffen Stud: Australian School
Dr Sieglinde McGee looks at the stallion prospects of Austrian School, a close relation to Tiger Roll
30 October 2020 Inside Racing
THE BIG INTERVIEW: Jim Bolger - breeding the best
After a weekend of terrific success for his breeding enterprise, Daragh Ó Conchúir spoke to Jim Bolger on the methods behind his success
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Group 1 winners for Azamour, Nathaniel and Teofilo
There was also a 10th top-level scorer for Mastercraftsman, and a new juvenile stakes winner for Dark Angel among highlights of a busy few days in international flat racing
8 November 2018 Pedigree analysis
BREEDING INSIGHTS: Guaranteed success for Jim Bolger
Leo Powell writes about Guaranteed's win and Jim Bolger's part in the success story
2 November 2018 Pedigree analysis
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Outstanding weekend for Dubawi and Galileo
The Dalham Hall Stud resident added two new Group 1 winners during his spree; 73rd Group 1 winner for Galileo; first Group 1 scorer for Havana Gold; gelding sires a stakes winner; and other news
20 September 2018 Pedigree analysis
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Notable firsts for Anodin and Requinto
Freshman sire Anodin got his first pattern winner, while third-crop sire Requinto got a first blacktype scorer; new potential classic horse for Lawman, and other news
13 September 2018 Pedigree analysis
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Blacktype multiples for Teofilo, Dark Angel and Frankel
Kildangan Stud's Teofilo has notched up a blacktype treble in the past few days, Dark Angel had an international Group/Grade 2 double last Friday, and Frankel has had a double too
9 August 2018 Pedigree analysis
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Dubawi's Newmarket double
Classic-trial season is well under way and the Darley stallions have excelled
20 April 2018 Pedigree analysis
SALES: Solid sale figures but overproduction in evidence
"This sale catered for an altogether different level of the market than the major yearling sales which have taken place over the last two months''
27 October 2017 Bloodstock Sales
Teofilo : Standing at Kildangan Stud
The well-established Group 1 sire Teofilo, standing at Kildangan Stud, is reviewed by Michael Ross
20 January 2017 Stallion reviews
Million bonus in the sights of St Jean
St Jean got 2017 off to a good start and the Irish-bred is in line for a major bonus, writes Leo Powell
6 January 2017 Pedigree analysis