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  • Smash hits target in Round Tower

    Smash Williams confirmed the promise of his debut when running out an impressive winner of the Round Tower Stakes at the Curragh.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 16:31 BST
    Smash Williams ridden by Kevin Manning (left) on the way to winning the Round Tower Stakes at the Curragh from Rockaway Valley (red cap).
  • Hardie is the Toast of Goodwood

    A round-up of the action from Goodwood, where Cam Hardie persuaded Royal Toast to break his duck in a £25,000 handicap.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 16:28 BST
    Royal Toast and Cam Hardie (right) win the Harwoods Group Stakes from Peterhof  (left).
  • Sumbal flops; Barnes scores

    Andrea Atzeni's trip to Deauville proved a disappointment as Sumbal disappointed, but Frankie Dettori was celebrating.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 16:50 BST
    Dettori: On target at Deauville.
  • Beacon Rock shines for O'Briens

    The news from The Curragh, where Beacon Rock somehow landed a gamble for Aidan and Joseph O'Brien in the opening contest.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 15:20 BST
    Beacon Rock and Joseph O'Brien (right) come late to snatch victory from Precious Gold (left).
  • Arm injury woe for Russell

    Davy Russell is set for a spell on the sidelines after suffering a fracture to his left arm in a parade ring accident at Cork.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 16:34 BST
    Davy Russell: Injured arm in freak accident.
  • All eyes on Pendleton at Ripon

    Victoria Pendleton takes another step towards her quest to ride at the Cheltenham Festival when she rides at Ripon on Monday.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 16:17 BST
    Pendleton: Out to make an impact as an amateur jockey.
  • Irish Eyes: It's a family affair

    Our Irish Eyes column pays tribute to the O'Brien family and hopes they can provide punters with a double on Sunday.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 11:12 BST
    Trainer Aidan O' Brien walks the course with his son Joseph and daughter Ana.
  • Johnston the man to follow

    Anita Chambers previews Sunday's meetings in the UK and Ireland with Mark Johnston set for a good day at Beverley.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 12:25 BST
    Trainer Mark Johnston pictured during day one at Glorious Goodwood
  • Vanquished Pharoah may be retired

    America's most famous racehorse, Amercian Pharoah, could be retired after his shock defeat at Saratoga on Saturday.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 10:42 BST
    California Chrome and Victor Espinoza during happier times.
  • Harrington still has faith in Jack

    Jack Naylor seems likely to stay closer to home for her next start, according to trainer Jessica Harrington.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 15:02 BST
    Jack Naylor in winning form earlier this season at Leopardstown.
  • Flintshire puts rivals to Sword

    Flintshire confirmed his status as one of racing's globetrotters with success in the Sword Dancer Stakes at Saratoga.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 10:59 BST
    Flintshire: Ultra-reliable around the world.
  • Botti pleased with Binzart

    Marco Botti hopes that Binzart is 'not without a chance' in the Ripon Champion Two Yrs Old Trophy on Monday.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 15:54 BST
    Marco Botti: Trainer of Binzart.
  • Bolger looking for Smash hit

    View from connections ahead of Sunday's Group Three Round Tower Stakes at the Curragh.

    Saturday August 29 2015, 12:47 BST
    Rockaway Valley takes on the impressive Smash Williams
  • Devonshire chasing deserved success

    Views from connections ahead the Dance Design Fillies Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday.

    Saturday August 29 2015, 12:39 BST
    Devonshire (left): Has been placed in four of her five starts this season
  • Tullius takes HQ route to Ascot

    Tullius is to warm up for a speculative crack at the Qipco Champion Stakes with a run in the Shadwell Joel Stakes at Newmarket.

    Sunday August 30 2015, 12:56 BST
    Tullius in winning action.
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