Access exclusive podcasts, interviews and analysis with a monthly or annual membership

Become A Member
Dublin: 11°C Saturday 26 September 2020


# ballydoyle - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

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

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

# ballydoyle - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

# ballydoyle - Friday 22 February, 2019

Johnny Ward: Aidan O'Brien's youngest son concentrating on riding while he can keep the weight down

20-year-old jockey Donnacha hasn’t ruled out following in the footsteps of his father and brother by becoming a trainer.

# ballydoyle - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Aidan O'Brien rounds off the weekend with another Classic double Ballydoyle This post contains videos

Aidan O'Brien rounds off the weekend with another Classic double

Winter romped home in the Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh.

# ballydoyle - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Aidan O'Brien's superstar Australia was beaten in a thriller at Leopardstown today

The Grey Gatsby reeled in 3/10 shot Australia to win a sensational Irish Champion Stakes.

# ballydoyle - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Weather likely to be Australia's only threat in the Irish Derby

The odds on favourite may yet withdraw if the rain continues.

# ballydoyle - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Aidan O'Brien was this close to a historic Breeders' Cup win last night

Declaration of War beaten in a nail-biting finish to the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic.

# ballydoyle - Friday 26 July, 2013

'Major setback' as St Nicholas Abbey fights for his life

The Aidan O’Brien-trained star needed emergency colic surgery following complications in his recovery overnight.

# ballydoyle - Monday 10 December, 2012

Camelot wins Horse of the Year

Leopardstown hosted the 10th annual Horse Racing Ireland Awards this afternoon.

# ballydoyle - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Extensive fire damage to Aidan O'Brien's house in Ballydoyle

The horse trainer and his family escaped unharmed from the blaze at the home to the Coolmore training and breeding facilities.

# ballydoyle - Saturday 15 September, 2012

History beckons as Camelot takes Triple Crown aim

“History is something for those behind us to read about,” says trainer Aidan O’Brien as his superstar bids to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1970.

# ballydoyle - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Ballydoyle riders escape suspension for laying horses

Exercise riders Kaname Tsuge and Gosuke Motoki found to have bet against O’Brien’s horses over a three-year period.

# ballydoyle - Wednesday 8 December, 2010

Are you sitting comfortably? Aidan O'Brien facing wait for punishment decision

The Ballydoyle trainer is in hot water after ‘the Cape Blanco affair’.