The Derby 2020: horse-by-horse guide to the Classic contenders | Chris Cook | Sport

Amhran Na bhFiann Regally bred, he’s a son of Galileo, from the family of New Approach…

Talking Horses: Trailblazer Aidan O’Brien on cusp of Derby history | Sport

Since the very first Derby run in 1780, no trainer has managed to win the Classic…

Talking Horses: Bookies vent anger after Tote bets taken on track | Sport

On-course bookmakers have reacted with anger after discovering that Tote bets were being accepted from owners…

Talking Horses: Leicester racecourse to learn if fixture can go ahead | Sport

Officials at Leicester racecourse are waiting to learn whether their fixture scheduled for Tuesday evening can…

Team tactics never part of racing strategy, promises Aidan O’Brien | Chris Cook | Sport

Team tactics form no part of pre-race preparations at Ballydoyle, Aidan O’Brien insisted on Monday. “I…

Talking Horses: jockeys seeing benefits of one race-meeting per day | Sport

Jockeys’ representatives say that a “silver lining” has emerged from the anti-coronavirus restrictions in the fact…

Talking Horses: Kevin Manning hopes to splash out on Fiscal Rules | Sport

At 53, Kevin Manning has been going a lot longer than the men with whom he…

Talking Horses: Aidan O’Brien outlines plans for quick Derby double | Sport

Russian Emperor, Mogul and possibly Vatican City look like forming the core of Aidan O’Brien’s challenge…

Talking Horses: the lessons for racing in Royal Ascot’s TV success | Sport

What could be more encouraging for horse racing, a sport that seems to struggle for self-confidence…