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#Aidan O'Brien

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 18 June, 2022

Naval Crown leads home famous one-two for Appleby in Platinum Jubilee
# Crowning Glory
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# Crowning Glory

Naval Crown leads home famous one-two for Appleby in Platinum Jubilee

Jun 18th 2022, 4:47 PM 1,809 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile Aidan O’Brien recorded a remarkable 900th Group/Graded winner under both codes

# aidan-obrien - Friday 17 June, 2022

O’Brien chalks up 80th Royal Ascot success with Changingoftheguard
# Kind Edward VII Stakes
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# Kind Edward VII Stakes

O’Brien chalks up 80th Royal Ascot success with Changingoftheguard

Jun 17th 2022, 6:20 PM 4,236 Views 0 Comments

Derby fifth clings on to give Ballydoyle handler another landmark win.

# aidan-obrien - Friday 3 June, 2022

Aidan O'Brien lands record-breaking 41st British Classic as Tuesday wins Oaks
# Epsom
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# Epsom

Aidan O'Brien lands record-breaking 41st British Classic as Tuesday wins Oaks

Jun 3rd 2022, 5:15 PM 4,021 Views 5 Comments

Favourite Emily Upjohn, ridden by Frankie Dettori, was edged out after suffering an awkward start.

# aidan-obrien - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Tuesday leads four-strong Oaks raid for Aidan O’Brien
# Epsom
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# Epsom

Tuesday leads four-strong Oaks raid for Aidan O’Brien

Jun 2nd 2022, 4:58 PM 1,982 Views 0 Comments

Stamina should not be an issue for dual 1000 Guineas-placed filly.

# aidan-obrien - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Age Of Kings claims cosy success at the Curragh for Aidan O'Brien
# Back On Track
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# Back On Track

Age Of Kings claims cosy success at the Curragh for Aidan O'Brien

Jun 1st 2022, 6:46 PM 1,906 Views 0 Comments

The son of Kingman has emerged as another possible Royal Ascot contender for O’Brien.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 23 April, 2022

Kyprios highlights Navan five-timer for Aidan O’Brien
# Gold Cup Contender
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# Gold Cup Contender

Kyprios highlights Navan five-timer for Aidan O’Brien

Apr 23rd 2022, 6:37 PM 2,615 Views 0 Comments

Gold Cup hope stars as Ballydoyle team dominate.

# aidan-obrien - Sunday 28 November, 2021

No joy for O’Brien in Japan Cup as Contrail ends on a high
# Two-length Victor
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# Two-length Victor

No joy for O’Brien in Japan Cup as Contrail ends on a high

Nov 28th 2021, 12:43 PM 2,471 Views 0 Comments

Triple Crown winner now heads to stud.

# aidan-obrien - Saturday 2 October, 2021

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

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

Oct 2nd 2021, 9:07 PM 3,436 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
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# Aidan O'Brien

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

Sep 25th 2021, 3:36 PM 1,570 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
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# Curragh

Insinuendo claims Curragh honours in Kilboy contest

Updated Jul 18th 2021, 5:16 PM 3,143 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
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# Paris Je T'aime

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

Jul 4th 2021, 3:54 PM 3,850 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
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# Chantilly Cream

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

Jun 20th 2021, 5:23 PM 3,898 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
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# You Love To See It

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

Jun 16th 2021, 5:37 PM 2,942 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
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# Victory

Snowfall storms to Oaks glory for O’Brien and Dettori

Jun 4th 2021, 5:01 PM 3,478 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
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# Success

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

May 23rd 2021, 3:48 PM 1,998 Views 4 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
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# You Little Dancer

Bolshoi Ballet powers to Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial demolition

May 9th 2021, 4:10 PM 2,447 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
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# Racing

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

May 2nd 2021, 4:19 PM 2,754 Views 2 Comments

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
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# Trials Day

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

Apr 11th 2021, 5:02 PM 2,251 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
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# Outsider

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

Nov 7th 2020, 9:14 PM 6,499 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
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# Melbourne Cup

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

Nov 3rd 2020, 8:02 AM 7,149 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
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# Aidan O'Brien

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

Oct 10th 2020, 5:54 PM 5,128 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
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# Mix-up

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

Oct 9th 2020, 7:09 PM 8,723 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
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# Decision

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

Oct 3rd 2020, 10:23 PM 9,665 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
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# Winning

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

Aug 23rd 2020, 6:07 PM 4,319 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 From The42

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

Aug 20th 2020, 3:40 PM 4,524 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
From The42
# Romanised

Romanised returns in search of Minstrel Stakes double

Jul 17th 2020, 5:21 PM 1,892 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
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# A Love Supreme

Love conquers all to win the Oaks in stunning fashion

Jul 4th 2020, 4:01 PM 2,986 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
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# Declared

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

Jul 2nd 2020, 12:20 PM 2,783 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
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# Wet And Windy

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

Jun 28th 2020, 6:07 PM 2,156 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
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# Racing

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

Jun 13th 2020, 7:56 PM 2,704 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
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# Love

Love supreme in 1000 Guineas for O’Brien and Moore

Jun 7th 2020, 4:44 PM 3,474 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
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# Column

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

Dec 20th 2019, 2:09 PM 11,383 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
From The42
# Wrap

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

Oct 19th 2019, 7:17 PM 2,739 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
From The42
# Rivalry

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

Aug 6th 2019, 8:17 PM 3,380 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
From The42
# Horse Racing

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

Jul 16th 2019, 1:45 PM 2,284 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
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# Derby Day

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

Jul 2nd 2019, 3:23 PM 3,783 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
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# Derby Day

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

Jun 26th 2019, 9:15 AM 2,734 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
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# Day Two

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

Jun 19th 2019, 7:30 AM 2,633 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
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# Day One

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

Jun 18th 2019, 6:11 PM 3,309 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
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# Day One

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

Jun 18th 2019, 8:16 AM 2,730 Views 2 Comments

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

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