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#Aidan O'Brien

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 2 October, 2021

Disappointment for Aidan O'Brien as Love ruled out of Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe
# Love Hurts
# Love Hurts

Disappointment for Aidan O'Brien as Love ruled out of Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

Oct 2nd 2021, 9:07 PM 3,398 Views 0 Comments

Star filly misses out on the Parisien showpiece for second year running.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 25 September, 2021

Tenebrism all class in Cheveley Park while Fahey and Soumillon win Middle Park
# Aidan O'Brien
# Aidan O'Brien

Tenebrism all class in Cheveley Park while Fahey and Soumillon win Middle Park

Sep 25th 2021, 3:36 PM 1,552 Views 0 Comments

O’Brien filly powers to Group One glory.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 18 July, 2021

Insinuendo claims Curragh honours in Kilboy contest
# Curragh
# Curragh

Insinuendo claims Curragh honours in Kilboy contest

Updated Jul 18th 2021, 5:16 PM 3,133 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile Order Of Australia won the Romanised Minstrel Stakes.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 4 July, 2021

Aidan O'Brien's Broome sweeps aside Parisian field for first Group One triumph
# Paris Je T'aime
# Paris Je T'aime

Aidan O'Brien's Broome sweeps aside Parisian field for first Group One triumph

Jul 4th 2021, 3:54 PM 3,834 Views 3 Comments

Colin Keane made all to win at Saint-Cloud.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 20 June, 2021

Joan Of Arc scores brave victory for Aidan O'Brien in French Oaks
# Chantilly Cream
# Chantilly Cream

Joan Of Arc scores brave victory for Aidan O'Brien in French Oaks

Jun 20th 2021, 5:23 PM 3,880 Views 2 Comments

Chantilly victory is first Prix de Diane success for O’Brien.

# aidan-obrien - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Love delivers for Aidan O’Brien in Prince of Wales’ Stakes
# You Love To See It
# You Love To See It

Love delivers for Aidan O’Brien in Prince of Wales’ Stakes

Jun 16th 2021, 5:37 PM 2,921 Views 2 Comments

Gavin Cromwell also celebrated success with Quick Suzy in the Queen Mary Stakes.

# aidan-obrien - Friday 4 June, 2021

Snowfall storms to Oaks glory for O’Brien and Dettori
# Victory
# Victory

Snowfall storms to Oaks glory for O’Brien and Dettori

Jun 4th 2021, 5:01 PM 3,460 Views 2 Comments

Ballydoyle filly proves irresistible in Epsom Classic – with winning distance a race record.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Empress Josephine rules over Joan Of Arc in 1,000 Guineas at Curragh
# Success
# Success

Empress Josephine rules over Joan Of Arc in 1,000 Guineas at Curragh

May 23rd 2021, 3:48 PM 1,971 Views 3 Comments

A pulsating finish resulted in an Aidan O’Brien one-two.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 9 May, 2021

Bolshoi Ballet powers to Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial demolition
# You Little Dancer
# You Little Dancer

Bolshoi Ballet powers to Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial demolition

May 9th 2021, 4:10 PM 2,434 Views 0 Comments

O’Brien colt takes over clear favouritism for Epsom.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Mother Earth strikes for O’Brien and Dettori in 1000 Guineas
# Racing
# Racing

Mother Earth strikes for O’Brien and Dettori in 1000 Guineas

May 2nd 2021, 4:19 PM 2,741 Views 1 Comment

Third fillies’ Classic in a row for Ballydoyle – and fifth in last six years.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Bolshoi Ballet second-favourite for Epsom Derby after authoritative Ballysax success
# Trials Day
# Trials Day

Bolshoi Ballet second-favourite for Epsom Derby after authoritative Ballysax success

Apr 11th 2021, 5:02 PM 2,240 Views 0 Comments

O’Brien colt set for Derrinstown next before Epsom, with High Definition also poised for a trial.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Order of Australia caps unlikely clean sweep for O'Brien in Breeders' Cup Mile
# Outsider
# Outsider

Order of Australia caps unlikely clean sweep for O'Brien in Breeders' Cup Mile

Nov 7th 2020, 9:14 PM 6,491 Views 1 Comment

The colt, who was sent off at 73-1, only got into the race after One Master was scratched on Thursday.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Joseph O’Brien pips dad Aidan to win second Melbourne Cup with Twilight Payment
# Melbourne Cup
# Melbourne Cup

Joseph O’Brien pips dad Aidan to win second Melbourne Cup with Twilight Payment

Nov 3rd 2020, 8:02 AM 7,128 Views 6 Comments

Race marred by a fatal injury to last year’s Derby winner Anthony Van Dyck.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 10 October, 2020

St Mark’s Basilica too good in Dewhurst for O’Brien and Dettori
# Aidan O'Brien
# Aidan O'Brien

St Mark’s Basilica too good in Dewhurst for O’Brien and Dettori

Oct 10th 2020, 5:54 PM 5,116 Views 1 Comment

Stablemate Wembley second, with Thunder Moon having to settle for third.

# aidan-obrien - Friday 9 October, 2020

Controversy at Fillies' Mile as Aidan O'Brien horses run with wrong numbers and jockeys
# Mix-up
# Mix-up

Controversy at Fillies' Mile as Aidan O'Brien horses run with wrong numbers and jockeys

Oct 9th 2020, 7:09 PM 8,705 Views 2 Comments

Wrong saddles put on runners in Friday’s Group One at Newmarket.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Aidan O'Brien's planned runners withdrawn from ParisLongchamp following positive urine samples
# Decision
# Decision

Aidan O'Brien's planned runners withdrawn from ParisLongchamp following positive urine samples

Oct 3rd 2020, 10:23 PM 9,643 Views 19 Comments

The samples indicated the presence of a banned substance from contaminated feed.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Success for Aidan O’Brien as Passion stamps her class at Naas
# Winning
# Winning

Success for Aidan O’Brien as Passion stamps her class at Naas

Aug 23rd 2020, 6:07 PM 4,304 Views 2 Comments

The victory proved the middle leg of a treble for Seamie Heffernan.

# aidan-obrien - Thursday 20 August, 2020

It must be Love! O'Brien's filly sends out message with impressive Yorkshire Oaks win

It must be Love! O'Brien's filly sends out message with impressive Yorkshire Oaks win

Aug 20th 2020, 3:40 PM 4,514 Views 5 Comments

All systems go for mouthwatering clash with Enable in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.

# aidan-obrien - Friday 17 July, 2020

Romanised returns in search of Minstrel Stakes double
# Romanised
# Romanised

Romanised returns in search of Minstrel Stakes double

Jul 17th 2020, 5:21 PM 1,889 Views 1 Comment

Condon runner makes seasonal bow at the Curragh.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Love conquers all to win the Oaks in stunning fashion
# A Love Supreme
# A Love Supreme

Love conquers all to win the Oaks in stunning fashion

Jul 4th 2020, 4:01 PM 2,974 Views 5 Comments

Aidan O’Brien wins the Oaks for an eighth time.

# aidan-obrien - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Aidan O'Brien fields six-strong challenge for Epsom Derby
# Declared
# Declared

Aidan O'Brien fields six-strong challenge for Epsom Derby

Jul 2nd 2020, 12:20 PM 2,775 Views 6 Comments

The Irish trainer is bidding for a record eighth English Derby success on Saturday.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Joy for Aidan O'Brien as Magical makes effortless return with Pretty Polly Stakes triumph
# Wet And Windy
# Wet And Windy

Joy for Aidan O'Brien as Magical makes effortless return with Pretty Polly Stakes triumph

Jun 28th 2020, 6:07 PM 2,147 Views 3 Comments

Star mare back with a bang at the Curragh.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Delight for Aidan O'Brien as Peaceful claims the Irish 1,000 Guineas
# Racing
# Racing

Delight for Aidan O'Brien as Peaceful claims the Irish 1,000 Guineas

Jun 13th 2020, 7:56 PM 2,701 Views 1 Comment

The winner, ridden by Seamie Heffernan, had only managed to win one of her three starts last year.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Love supreme in 1000 Guineas for O’Brien and Moore
# Love
# Love

Love supreme in 1000 Guineas for O’Brien and Moore

Jun 7th 2020, 4:44 PM 3,464 Views 5 Comments

Dominant display gives O’Brien sixth victory in fillies’ Classic.

# aidan-obrien - Friday 20 December, 2019

Johnny Ward: All-weather track in Tipperary could see Dundalk suffer greatly
# Column
# Column

Johnny Ward: All-weather track in Tipperary could see Dundalk suffer greatly

Dec 20th 2019, 2:09 PM 11,248 Views 5 Comments

There is clamour for a second all-weather track among trainers in Ireland, but Tipperary is not the answer.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Joy for Aidan O'Brien as Magical triumphs, Dettori's landmark softens blow of Stradivarius loss
# Wrap
# Wrap

Joy for Aidan O'Brien as Magical triumphs, Dettori's landmark softens blow of Stradivarius loss

Oct 19th 2019, 7:17 PM 2,731 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Andrew Balding could have been forgiven for shedding a tear as Donjuan Triumphant won the first race.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

O'Brien confirms Arizona on course to challenge Siskin for Phoenix Stakes
# Rivalry
# Rivalry

O'Brien confirms Arizona on course to challenge Siskin for Phoenix Stakes

Aug 6th 2019, 8:17 PM 3,360 Views 5 Comments

O’Brien could run as many as four of his finest at The Curragh.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Donn McClean: Exciting times ahead as Ten Sovereigns delivers on July promise
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Donn McClean: Exciting times ahead as Ten Sovereigns delivers on July promise

Jul 16th 2019, 1:45 PM 2,274 Views 0 Comments

Donn McClean maps out the next destination for the Ballydoyle sprint star.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Stunning Sovereign basks in Irish Derby success after memorable weekend for Aidan O'Brien
# Derby Day
# Derby Day

Stunning Sovereign basks in Irish Derby success after memorable weekend for Aidan O'Brien

Jul 2nd 2019, 3:23 PM 3,752 Views 0 Comments

Donn McClean reflects on the surprise winner’s performance at The Curragh on Saturday.

# aidan-obrien - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

'Whatever beats him will win': Prendergast bullish on Madhmoon's Derby chances
# Derby Day
# Derby Day

'Whatever beats him will win': Prendergast bullish on Madhmoon's Derby chances

Jun 26th 2019, 9:15 AM 2,720 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Moore to partner favourite Anthony van Dyck at the Curragh on Saturday.

# aidan-obrien - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

O'Brien and Moore look to maintain stunning start at Royal Ascot
# Day Two
# Day Two

O'Brien and Moore look to maintain stunning start at Royal Ascot

Jun 19th 2019, 7:30 AM 2,626 Views 0 Comments

The Irish trainer celebrated two high-profile winners yesterday, including Circus Maximus in the St James’ Palace Stakes.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Circus Maximus and Aidan O'Brien celebrate record win at Royal Ascot
# Day One
# Day One

Circus Maximus and Aidan O'Brien celebrate record win at Royal Ascot

Jun 18th 2019, 6:11 PM 3,295 Views 1 Comment

Ryan Moore guided the the 10-1 shot to a battling victory over Too Darn Hot and King Of Comedy.

Aidan O'Brien brings powerful team of 11 to Royal Ascot's opening day
# Day One
# Day One

Aidan O'Brien brings powerful team of 11 to Royal Ascot's opening day

Jun 18th 2019, 8:16 AM 2,720 Views 2 Comments

O’Brien is the favourite to retain the top trainer crown.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Donn McClean: O'Brien primed to continue his outstanding record at Royal Ascot
# Column
# Column

Donn McClean: O'Brien primed to continue his outstanding record at Royal Ascot

Jun 11th 2019, 11:12 AM 3,552 Views 0 Comments

Hermosa and Ten Sovereigns top of the list for the Ballydoyle maestro.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Donn McClean: Ballydoyle puzzle as tricky as ever following five-star Derby day
# Epsom Derby
# Epsom Derby

Donn McClean: Ballydoyle puzzle as tricky as ever following five-star Derby day

Jun 4th 2019, 1:47 PM 5,034 Views 2 Comments

Aidan O’Brien joined an elite group with Anthony van Dyck’s win on Saturday.

# aidan-obrien - Friday 31 May, 2019

Weekend tips: Broome can cement O'Brien's greatness with seventh Epsom Derby victory
# Racing
# Racing

Weekend tips: Broome can cement O'Brien's greatness with seventh Epsom Derby victory

May 31st 2019, 2:01 PM 2,680 Views 1 Comment

Galileo looms large on tomorrow’s Classic, writes Thom Malone.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Brilliant Hermosa captures Irish 1,000 Guineas double for O'Brien and Moore
# Winning Ways
# Winning Ways

Brilliant Hermosa captures Irish 1,000 Guineas double for O'Brien and Moore

May 26th 2019, 7:36 PM 3,566 Views 1 Comment

A great run at the Curragh saw her add to her previous win at Newmarket.

O'Brien gives Sir Dragonet the green light for Epsom
# Derby Day
# Derby Day

O'Brien gives Sir Dragonet the green light for Epsom

May 26th 2019, 2:08 PM 3,960 Views 2 Comments

Trainer Aidan O’Brien suggested the Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly could have been an alternative option.

# aidan-obrien - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Aidan O'Brien's expectations high for Epsom Derby challenge
# Holy Grail
# Holy Grail

Aidan O'Brien's expectations high for Epsom Derby challenge

May 22nd 2019, 11:36 AM 3,124 Views 0 Comments

Sir Dragonet is a best-priced 7-2 favourite for the Derby and is set to be joined by a host of stablemates.

# aidan-obrien - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Donn McClean: Naas trials leave O'Brien with a hot hand for Royal Ascot
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Donn McClean: Naas trials leave O'Brien with a hot hand for Royal Ascot

May 21st 2019, 2:07 PM 2,583 Views 1 Comment

Etoile’s Group 3 win leaves her primed for the Albany Stakes, writes Donn McClean.

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