The punters came for Hidden Universe and the punters were proved right as he scored for Weld and Smullen in the two mile handicap.
Vastonea (12/1) continued his love affair with the Topaz Mile Handicap in Galway as he won it for the second time.
Legatissimo nailed Tamadhor close home to land the seven furlong juvenile maiden in Galway.
Philip Dempsey’s Jacksonslady got up close home in a bunch finish to the Latin Quarter Chase under Barry Geraghty.
Shield got favourite backers off to a flier on day two of the Galway Festival as he won the Topaz Novice Hurdle at 15/8.
Estimate, The Queen's 2013 Ascot Gold Cup winner, is among a field of 10 declared for the Artemis Goodwood Cup on Thursday.
Consistent sprinter Es Que Love earned a deserved return to the winner's enclosure with a stylish performance in the bet365 Lennox Stakes at Glorious Goodwood.
Kingman faces the acid test for a Classic-winning three-year-old when he takes on proven older performer in Toronado in the Qipco Sussex Stakes at Goodwood on Wednesday.
Toormore is reported to be "back to his best" as he aims to bounce back to form in the bet365 Lennox Stakes at Glorious Goodwood today.
The 115,000 euro Topaz Mile Handicap is the highlight on day two of the Galway Festival on Tuesday and the draw is dominating the thoughts of trainers.
Galway Races is very important for the horse racing industry in Ireland and seldom disappoints - returning impressive figures year after year.
Shield has to give away weight to all six rivals in the Topaz Novice Hurdle at the Galway Festival today.
Peter Fahey is hopeful for a big performance from Pride Of the Artic in the Latin Quarter Chase on day two of the Galway Festival.
Aidan O'Brien has heaped praise on Taghrooda after John Gosden's inmate created history at Ascot last weekend.
Tony Martin and Steven Clements teamed up to win the valuable qualified riders’ handicap at Galway for the second year in succession.
McKinley came through after the last to win the first race of the Galway Festival, the two mile novice hurdle.
Aidan O'Brien emerged with the bragging rights in his annual tussle with Dermot Weld when landing the much vaunted claregalway.ie EBF (two year old colts and geldings) Maiden, scoring with impressive juvenile Jamaica, under the trainer's son Joseph O'Brien.
The first of Dermot Weld’s winners at this year’s Galway Festival came in the mile and a half handicap with 3/1 second favourite Timiyan.
6.40 Calibrate , Artful Artist , Kings Ryker
7.45 Lily's Prince , Togoville , Badger Daly
3.25 Good Move
5.45 Crouching Harry
3.05 Gregorian , Here Comes When , Professor
4.15 Acaster Malbis , Red Tycoon
4.50 Miss Atomic Bomb
5.20 Barnet Fair , Long Awaited , Chooseday , Pandar , Cruise Tothelimit
2.40 Runner Runner , Ocean Crystal
3.50 Desert Ranger
5.00 Verus Delicia , Logans Lad
5.30 Go Amwell
8.20 Maria's Choice , Market Mal
Owner JP McManus will have his colours carried by at least seven horses as he bids to lift thetote.com Galway Plate for the fourth time in five years.
British raider Balty Boys heads the weights for the Topaz Mile Handicap, the feature event on day two of the Galway Festival.
Quick Jack gave favourite-backers plenty to cheer about when proving too strong in the feature Connacht Hotel (Q.R.) Handicap on day one of the Galway Festival.
Patrick Prendergast has hit a rich vein of form and the Curragh handler sent out his third winner in 24 hours when Bogardus took the Amanda Brunker Judges Littlewoods Ireland Ladies Day Rated Race at Wexford.
Patrick Prendergast served up a Down Royal double for owner Richard Barnes including victory in the feature race, Her Majesty's Plate, with the classy Manalapan.
Gleneagles was made to work hard to justify 4-7 favouritism in the Group Three Japanese Racing Authority Tyros Stakes at Leopardstown.