Telescope was a seven-length winner of the Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot last time out

Telescope's sights set on first Group One win

25 Jul All eyes will be on Telescope as the much-vaunted colt attempts to justify favouritism in his first race in Group One company in the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on Saturday.

Pique Sous won the Queen Alexandra Stakes at Royal Ascot on his most recent start

Pique Sous sidelined for the season

25 Jul Royal Ascot hero Pique Sous has been ruled out of next week's Galway Hurdle and for the rest of the season, according to his owners, Supreme Horse Racing.

Taghrooda is bidding to become the first three-year-old filly to win the King George since Pawneese in 1976

Field of nine declared for cracking King George

24 Jul Royal Ascot hero Telescope and Oaks heroine Taghrooda feature among a final field of nine runners in the Qipco-sponsored King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on Saturday.

Kingman suffered the only defeat of his six-race career in the 2000 Guineas, where he finished second to Night Of Thunder

Kingman and Toronado could tussle in Sussex

24 Jul Big guns Toronado and Kingman remain on course for the latest 'Duel on the Downs' following the confirmation stage for the Qipco Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood on Wednesday.

The ground at Leopardstown is likely to be lightning fast for the Tyros Stakes

Tyros attracts just three runners

23 Jul Ger Lyons is looking to secure back-to-back wins in the Japanese Racing Authority Tyros Stakes when Convergence runs at Leopardstown on Thursday.

Golden Wonder will almost certainly run in the Galway Plate

Hughes's duo primed for Galway Plate

23 Jul Dessie Hughes feels he has two live chances in thetote.com Galway Plate with ante-post favourite Art Of Logistics and Irish National runner-up Golden Wonder.

Next year's Irish Champion Hurdle will take  place at Leopardstown on 25 January

HRI reveals 2015 calendar

22 Jul Horse Racing Ireland has announced its fixture list for 2015 with the total number of fixtures remaining unchanged at 349.

William Buick and Eagle Top (left) will run in the King George VI at Ascot on Saturday

Buick on Ascot weather watch

22 Jul William Buick is keeping his fingers crossed conditions at Ascot do not become too quick ahead of Eagle Top's tilt at the Qipco-sponsored King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Saturday.

Jim Bolger's Tobann is the likely favourite for the feature at Naas

Naas preview

22 Jul Tobann attempts to supplement her recent Group Three triumph when dropping to Listed company in the Yeomanstown & Morristown Lattin Studs EBF Stakes at Naas.

Pique Sous (left) will run at the Galway Festival

Pique Sous confirmed for Galway Hurdle

21 Jul Royal Ascot hero Pique Sous is being lined up for an audacious and lucrative double after connections confirmed the dashing grey is set to line up in both next week's Galway Hurdle and the Betfred Ebor at York next month.

Aidan and Joseph O'Brien

Ballinrobe review

21 Jul Truly Delightful produced an admiral front-running display to land the Live The Dream With Tote Rated Race at Ballinrobe.

Bracelet comes home first

Bracelet takes victory in Irish Oaks

19 Jul Aidan O'Brien's Royal Ascot heroine Bracelet fought off stable companion Tapestry and British raider Volume to clinch Classic glory in a thrilling renewal of the Darley Irish Oaks at the Curragh.

Tony McCoy was presented with 20kg of Lincolnshire Poacher cheese to mark his win

McCoy delights in bettering Pipe

19 Jul Tony McCoy was looking forward to a "satisfying call" to Martin Pipe on Saturday night after setting a new personal best aboard It's A Gimme in the Betfred Summer Plate to pass the career total of 4,191 winners recorded by his old ally.

Ballinrobe preview

Ballinrobe preview

20 Jul An interesting maiden for older horses, the 16,095 Average Pick 6 Maiden, gets Ballinrobe's meeting under way at 5.35pm and sees Brian Nolan's Fire Belt make his return to the level.