Bloodstock
SALES: Astonishing 92% clearance rate at Goffs Autumn Yearling Sale
Ryan McElligott
Ryan McElligott reports from the final day of the sale, which saw Yulong Investments buy 40 yearlings, with agent Bobby O'Ryan buying another 40 for Eastern European clients
14 August 2020 Racing News
CURRAGH SUNDAY: Standout run by Lucky Vega
Jessica Harrington produces another high-class juvenile as Lucky Vega takes the Group 1 Keeneland Phoenix Stakes
14 August 2020 Pedigree analysis
BREEDING INISGHTS: Kilcarn's 70-year journey to Lucky Vega
Leo Powell recalls the first champion bred at Kilcarn Stud, Big Dipper, and the latest star seven decades on
MONDAY OUTLOOK: Phoenix success richly deserved for Zhang
Zhang Yuesheng has been a big investor in Irish racing over the last decade and that is why there was widespread well wishes when Lucky Vega attained him a maiden Group 1 win
10 August 2020 Inside Racing
ROSCOMMON MONDAY: Karma right for winner
Invincible Karma was comfortable on the Roscommon ground and appreciated a drop in class since his last run in a Group 2 at the Curragh
24 August 2018 Racing News
THE BIG INTERVIEW: Lavery learning all the way
Daragh Ó Conchúir catches up with Sheila Lavery, who has quickly made her name in the training ranks
10 August 2018 Inside Racing
CURRAGH SUNDAY: Platinum Warrior, Halford's 1,000th winner
Michael Halford reached the landmark figure of 1,000 winners trained in Ireland when Platinum Warrior won the Airlie Stud Gallinule Stakes; the trainer had a double with Saltonstall
1 June 2018 Racing News
CURRAGH FRIDAY: Dandys Ocean continues Harrington's good form
Colm O’Donoghue enjoyed a double with Dandys Ocean and Arcanears as did trainer Richard O'Brien with Maths Prize and Alans Pride
11 May 2018 Racing News
SALES: Solid sale figures but overproduction in evidence
"This sale catered for an altogether different level of the market than the major yearling sales which have taken place over the last two months''
27 October 2017 Bloodstock Sales
VIDEO: Planeload of Irish racehorses arrives in China
Good results by this batch of exports could see more Chinese investment in Irish bloodstock
6 January 2017 Latest News
THE OWNER: Zhang Yuesheng
ONE of the busiest buyers at Goffs this week was Zhang Yuesheng. He spent time with Leo Powell to tell him about his involvement in Irish racing, and more
30 September 2016 Inside Racing
GOFFS ORBY SALE: Chinese owner Zhang Yuesheng was active at Goffs
Chinese owner snapped up yearlings by Galileo, Raven’s Pass and More Than Ready
30 September 2016 Bloodstock Sales