War misses Irish Champion

  • Last Updated: September 7 2013, 16:58 BST

Declaration Of War will not run in the Red Mills Irish Champion Stakes due to easing of the ground.

Trainer Aidan O'Brien has ruled out the Juddmonte International winner.

Joseph O'Brien was due to ride Declaration Of War but now switches to stablemate Kingsbarns.

(reopens) The trainer said: "He's a fast-ground horse even though he has some form on softer. The plans (with him) are ground dependent."