Tuesday heads field for Irish Derby at the Curragh

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Oaks victor Tuesday heads a tract of 8 for Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby astatine the Curragh.

idan O'Brien's constrictive Epsom victor was supplemented for the Classic connected Tuesday and has since made her mode to the apical of the market.

The girl of Galileo volition beryllium attempting to go the archetypal filly since Balanchine successful 1994 to triumph the Irish Derby and she is O'Brien's lone runner successful the race.

His sons are besides represented, however. Joseph O'Brien runs Hannibal Barca, who won the Gallinule Stakes connected his archetypal tally since leaving Brian Meehan, portion Donnacha O'Brien runs Piz Badile, who disappointed astatine Epsom.

Westover is the large challenger from the UK for Ralph Beckett.

He met occupation successful moving erstwhile a fast-finishing 3rd down Desert Crown astatine Epsom. Rob Hornby, who rode him that day, has been replaced by Ireland's champion jockey Colin Keane.

The UK situation is completed by the David Menuisier-trained Lionel, victor of the Cocked Hat Stakes astatine Goodwood.

Jim Bolger runs Boundless Ocean, French Claim represents Paddy Twomey, portion Andy Oliver's Glory Daze completes the field.

A tract of six spell to station successful the GAIN Railway Stakes with 3 of them, Age Of Kings, Blackbeard and Crispy Cat each having tally astatine Royal Ascot.

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