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Defoe in Investec Coronation Cup

2019-05-31T09:24:51-05:00May 31st, 2019|

  Defoe trained by Roger Varian and ridden by Andrea Atzeni got through on the inside splitting horses and fought off a game Kew Gardens under Ryan Moore. Kew Gardens, trained by Aidan O' Brien made a big wide move coming out of the last bend and seemed on his [...]

Hermosa Takes Tattersalls Irish 1000 Guineas

2019-05-27T10:30:55-05:00May 27th, 2019|

  Hermosa rolled to a 4 length triumph in the Grade 1 Tattersalls Irish 1000 Guineas at the Curragh for Aidan O'Brien. The daughter of Galileo was ridden by Ryan Moore.   Trainer Aidan O'Brien said:   "There was a change of plan after the Newmarket Guineas. We were going [...]

Phoenix of Spain Takes Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas

2019-05-25T09:51:11-05:00May 25th, 2019|

Phoenix of Spain under Jamie Spencer and trained by Charles Hills took the Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas leaving both Too Darn Hot, the odds on favorite trained by John Gosden and ridden by Frankie Dettori in his wake. Further back was Aidan O' Brien's Magna Grecia under Ryan Moore.   [...]

Buick Lands Rare Coolmore Mount

2019-05-11T09:03:05-05:00May 11th, 2019|

  Aidan O'Brien's reach leads to his deep pool of riding talent being stretched thin at times. It seems this led to William Buick getting the call on Van Beethoven in the group 1 Emirates Poule d'Essai des Poulains (French Two Thousand Guineas) on May 12. Buick will be having [...]

American Pharoah Off the Right Way

2019-04-14T06:50:43-05:00April 14th, 2019|

  Monarch of Egypt became the first runner and first winner sired by Triple Crown hero American Pharoah  when the 2-year-old trained by Aidan O'Brien took opening contest of Naas's April 13 card, the five-furlong Irish Stallion Farms EBF race. The late-March foal was ridden by Ryan Moore and raced [...]

Great Too Early

2019-02-26T19:21:13-05:00February 24th, 2019|

    Great Too Early: Five 2-Year-Olds Who Failed as 3-Year-Olds By: Peter Lee   In the book American Pharoah, author Joe Drape recounts an incident in which Vinery Farm manager Frances Relihan, impressed with American Pharoah's smooth movements, appetite and maturity, called owner Ahmed Zayat about the colt. Even [...]

Ryan Moore Decisions Decisions

2018-04-04T17:18:55-05:00April 4th, 2018|

While there remains a question whether Ryan Moore will stay across the pond to ride Saxon Warrior or travel to Kentucky to ride Mendelssohn my money is on Louisville. Ryan readily admits the Kentucky Derby is on his bucket list as a jockey but there is a bigger tell in my [...]