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LOOKING BACK: David O’Brien gives Roche his first Irish Derby
Leo Powell
Leo Powell has a selection of stories from The Irish Field, ranging from 1932 until a decade ago
24 June 2022 Editorial
EDITORIAL: We should have more facts at our fingertips
It takes some work to compile racing facts, something that should be changed, writes Leo Powell
17 June 2022 Royal Ascot
ROYAL ASCOT THURSDAY: Kyprios scores as Frankie flounders
Aidan O’Brien’s Kyprios quickened best under Ryan Moore to get the better of Derby and Sr Leger runner-up Mojo Star (Richard Hannon/Rossa Ryan)
RACING CENTRAL: Championship leader Lee looking to complete another good week
Billy Lee is leading the jockeys championship in Ireland and is busy again today at Limerick, writes Ronan Groome
9 June 2022 Racing previews
Lester Piggott: 'A unique talent who transcended racing'
Speaking to Nick Luck on Racing TV, Charles O'Brien described the relationship between his father Vincent and Lester Piggott
3 June 2022 Racing features
NEWS: Dante hero Desert Crown leads Derby confirmations
Aidan O’Brien has his typically strong challenge for the Derby with Stone Age leading the way
30 May 2022 Racing News
LESTER PIGGOTT: Pictorial memories
Included are some memories from Irish racecourses of the great jockey
29 May 2022 Racing features
EDITORIAL: His achievements are off the scale
Leo Powell pays tribute to the achievements of Aidan O'Brien as he looks for Irish classic winner number 46
20 May 2022 Editorial
NEWS: Eight Irish left in Derby
Aidan, Joseph and Donnacha O'Brien are well-represented in the Epsom classic, which is just a fortnight away
20 May 2022 Racing News
Aidan O'Brien leaves five in the Derby at latest scratching deadline
The winning-most trainer in Derby history could have as many as five contenders for this year's renewal
17 May 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Dettori booked for Piz Badile Derby ride
The Ulysses colt has been kept fresh for the premier classic since winning the Ballysax Stakes at Leopardstown in early April
16 May 2022 Racing News
BREEDERS’ 10 - Alan O’Brien: Making it all worthwhile
Galway man Alan O’Brien, who bred Kentucky four-star winner Cooley Quicksilver, answers Susan Finnerty’s questions