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Irish-trained State Of Rest wins Australia’s Ladbrokes Cox Plate

POSTED: October 26, 2021

Joseph O’Brien emulated his famous father, Aidan, by becoming a $5million Group 1 Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m) winner as the Irish-bred State Of Rest took...

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William Hill Announced As Title Partner Of Racing League

POSTED: July 22, 2021

Racing League is thrilled to announce global bookmaker William Hill as title partner of the inaugural Racing League, which gets underway at Newcastle Racecourse on...

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Belmont Park runner-up Thundering Nights wins Group 1 Pretty Polly Stakes at The Curragh

POSTED: June 28, 2021

The Joseph O’Brien-trained Thundering Nights (16/5) won the Alwasmiyah Pretty Polly Stakes at The Curragh on Sunday, giving her sire, Darley’s Night Of Thunder his...

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Irish invader Baron Samedi makes it seven in a row in G2 Belmont Gold Cup

POSTED: June 4, 2021

ELMONT, N.Y. –European class reigned supreme for the fourth time in a row in Friday's Grade 2, $400,000 Belmont Gold Cup when LECH Racing’s Baron...

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Joseph O’Brien discusses his Belmont Park runners with Past The Wire

POSTED: June 4, 2021

Irish trainer Joseph O’Brien runs two horses at Belmont Park on Friday. This morning the former Irish champion flat rider and now successful handler spoke...

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Joseph O’Brien adds more Euro flair to Belmont Stakes Racing Festival

POSTED: May 28, 2021

Trainer Joseph O’Brien will give next week’s Belmont Stakes Racing Festival an extra kick of international flavor as the young Irish conditioner will be represented...

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Potential Cheltenham stars light up Dublin Racing Festival

POSTED: February 12, 2021

Despite the lack of crowds in the stands due to current Covid-19 regulations in Ireland, the Dublin Racing Festival again lived up to its billing...

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Westerberg buys share in Epsom Derby and Oaks favourites

POSTED: January 18, 2021

Westerberg, owned by Georg von Opel, has bought a share in both the Epsom Derby and Epsom Oaks favourites. Von Opel, a German-born Swiss citizen,...

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Australia’s Group 1 Caulfield Cup on Saturday attracts a top quality field

POSTED: October 16, 2020

A flight containing 29 top-class-class international horses touched down at Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport a couple of weeks ago, heralding the official start of the overseas...

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