European Racing

Germany: Markaz gets Group 2 in the stewards’ room

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
ROOKIE trainer Owen Burrows landed his second Group race as Markaz won Germany's most prestigious sprint, the Golden Whip, on Sunday in controversial circumstances. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Chepstow sparks memories of infamous Mrs Mort

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
IT'S so easy to get in a muddle with names and, at first sight, the 1.00 at Chepstow comes as a shock. A race being run in memory of Dorothy Mort! Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Memories of infamous Dorothy Mort

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
IT'S so easy to get in a muddle with names and, at first sight, the 1.00 at Chepstow comes as a shock. A race being run in memory of Dorothy Mort! Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Memories of infamous Mrs Mort

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
IT'S so easy to get in a muddle with names and, at first sight, the 1.00 at Chepstow comes as a shock. A race being run in memory of Dorothy Mort! Read More...

Caravaggio setback raises doubts over Middle Park

Racing Post | 5 hours ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN has revealed that Caravaggio has suffered a minor setback which may prevent him from running in the Middle Park Stakes at Newmarket on September 24. Read More...

Curragh winner Sea Of Grace brings Oxx back into the big time

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
SEA OF GRACE beat Eziyra for the second time in the Flame of Tara Stakes to provide trainer John Oxx with a first Group success in three years. Read More...

Sea Of Grace brings Oxx back into the big time

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
SEA OF GRACE beat Eziyra for the second time to land the Group 3 Flame Of Tara European Breeders Fund Stakes at the Curragh, earning a first Group win for trainer John Oxx since the 2013 Park Stakes. Read More...

Tom O’Ryan funeral details released

Racing Post | 7 hours ago
DETAILS have been released for the funeral of former Racing Post journalist Tom O'Ryan, who died on Tuesday aged 61. Read More...

Japan: Moreira shows his magic with sensational six-timer

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
JOCKEY Joao Moreira left the track at Sapporo as a hero on Sunday afternoon after equalling Yutake Take's record for consecutive winners, but it was not enough for him to retain his World All-Stars Jockeys' title. Read More...

Coneygree ‘in great nick’ as Bradstocks plot return

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
THERE is no reason why Coneygree cannot return to the form that last year helped him become the first novice since Captain Christy in 1974 to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup, according to connections. Read More...

Merger costs push Paddy Power Betfair to loss

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
The costs of their merger may have resulted in Paddy Power Betfair making a loss in the first half of the year but many observers were impressed by their first interim results since the two companies tied the knot. Read More...

Business Bulletin: Merger costs push Paddy Power Betfair to loss

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
The costs of their merger may have resulted in Paddy Power Betfair making a loss in the first half of the year but many observers were impressed by their first interim results since the two companies tied the knot. Read More...

USA: Arrogate scorches to Travers Stakes record

Racing Post | 14 hours ago
ARROGATE (Bob Baffert/Mike Smith) produced a dazzling display to win in the fastest time ever recorded in the race's 147-year history. Read More...

France: Erupt bidding to explode into Arc reckoning

Racing Post | 15 hours ago
IN A field of just four both Siljan's Saga and the only Group 1 winner in the lineup, Erupt, may have Arc ambitions, having finished eighth and fifth behind Golden Horn in 2015. Read More...

Crowley leads title race after Windsor treble

Racing Post | 1 day ago
JIM CROWLEY passed Silvestre de Sousa at the top of the standings for the Stobart Flat jockeys' championship with 77 winners as he bagged a treble at Windsor on Saturday evening. Read More...

Crowley draws level with De Sousa in title battle

Racing Post | 1 day ago
JIM CROWLEY joined Silvestre de Sousa at the top of the standings for the Stobart Flat jockeys' championship with 76 winners as he bagged a double at Windsor on Saturday evening. Read More...

Windsor: Chain Of Daisies refuses to break in Winter Hill

Racing Post | 1 day ago
CHAIN OF DAISIES caused an upset for Henry Candy and Fergus Sweeney, as the frontrunning filly outbattled favourite Ulysses, getting the verdict in a photo-finish. Read More...

Platitude perfect for seven Scoop6 punters

Racing Post | 1 day ago
PLATITUDE'S dominant performance in the Listed March Stakes at Goodwood sealed the Scoop6 for seven winning tickets, each collecting £59,082. Read More...

Goodwood: Lightning Spear strikes in Celebration Mile

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LIGHTNING SPEAR took advantage of a drop in grade to gain a first win of the season, coming from last to first to score for David Simcock and Oisin Murphy. Read More...

Goodwood: Lightning Spear strikes for Simcock

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LIGHTNING SPEAR took advantage of a drop in grade to gain a first win of the season, coming from last to first to score for David Simcock and Oisin Murphy. Read More...

Lightning Spear flashes home in Celebration Mile

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LIGHTNING SPEAR took advantage of a drop in grade to gain a first win of the season, coming from last to first to score for David Simcock and Oisin Murphy. Read More...

Hayley Turner to form part of new ITV racing team

Racing Post | 1 day ago
HAYLEY TURNER's fledgling television career has received a huge early boost after the former top jockey was appointed a full member of the ITV racing team. Read More...

‘Madman’ Pedro Serrano set for first start in four years

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THE dust had barely settled on the London 2012 Olympics and Frankel was still dazzling the racing world the last time one runner at Beverley on Saturday was seen on a racecourse. Read More...

USA: Travers Stakes tops star-studded Saratoga card

Racing Post | 1 day ago
AMERICAN racing fans on both sides of the pond can gorge themselves on a feast tonight when Saratoga hosts six Grade 1 races, including a Travers Stakes rematch between two of the three winners in the Triple Crown series. Read More...

Australia: Weir declares Bart his best after Memsie victory

Racing Post | 1 day ago
BLACK HEART BART (Darren Weir/Brad Rawiller) drew high praise from his trainer after landing the first Group 1 of the 2016-17 Australian racing season, while Melbourne Cup-winning stablemate Prince Of Penzance beat only one rival home. Read More...

Ulysses out to prove his Champion credentials

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RYAN MOORE returned with a bang at Newmarket on Friday and he climbs aboard another exciting prospect on Saturday evening when he partners Ulysses in Windsor's Winter Hill Stakes. Read More...

The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 days ago
The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners. Read More...

‘On the up’ Thikriyaat set for Celebration mission

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE, already successful eight times in the Doom Bar Celebration Mile, appears to hold strong claims of adding to his magnificent tally on Saturday through likely warm favourite Thikriyaat. Read More...

Crowley treble cuts De Sousa’s title lead to one

Racing Post | 2 days ago
JIM CROWLEY has all but eroded Silvestre De Sousa lead at the top of the Stobart Jockeys Championship standings after a treble at Ffos Las on Friday put him only one winner behind the defending champion. Read More...

Moore makes winning return from injury lay-off

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RYAN MOORE made the perfect return to action at Newmarket on Friday as he ran out a comfortable winner of the opener aboard the Sir Michael Stoute-traied Spatial. Read More...

McNamara devastated by loss of mentor O’Ryan

Racing Post | 2 days ago
JOCKEY Adam McNamara has spoken of his devastation at the death of friend and mentor Tom O'Ryan, who he credited with helping him improve as a rider since he joined the Richard Fahey stable last year. Read More...

Trainers welcome pay rise for stable staff

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TRAINERS on Thursday gave a universal welcome to a 5.5 per cent rise in minimum rates of pay for stable staff but also warned that prize-money at lower levels needed to increase to help fund the settlement. Read More...

Trainers throw support behind stable staff pay rise

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TRAINERS on Thursday gave a universal welcome to a 5.5 per cent rise in minimum rates of pay for stable staff but also warned that prize-money at lower levels needed to increase to help fund the settlement. Read More...

Ryan Moore returns to race-riding on Friday

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FORMER champion jockey Ryan Moore will have his first ride in Britain in almost four weeks when he partners the Sir Michael Stoute-trained Spatial in the opening race at Newmarket on Friday. Read More...

Shantou Village team lay out route to Cheltenham

Racing Post | 3 days ago
NEIL MULHOLLAND revealed all roads lead back to Cheltenham for Grade 2 winning hurdler, and last year's Albert Bartlett favourite, Shantou Village after he returned to action at Fontwell with a dominant display on his chasing debut. Read More...

Any Currency loses Cheltenham Festival win after positive test

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ANY CURRENCY has been disqualified from first place in this year's Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase at the Cheltenham Festival following a positive post-race test for pain killer triamcinolone acetonide. Read More...

Any Currency loses Cheltenham Festival win after positive test

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ANY CURRENCY has been disqualified from first place in this year's Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase at the Cheltenham Festival following a positive post-race test for pain killer triamcinolone acetonide. Read More...

Godolphin fined 15,000 for flouting sponsor rules

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GODOLPHIN were on Thursday fined £15,000 for breaching the sponsorship rules when Skiffle ran in the Investec Oaks at Epsom in June. Read More...

Arod seeking return to form in Celebration Mile

Racing Post | 3 days ago
PETER CHAPPLE-HYAM hopes the bend in Goodwood's mile course will see Arod to best effect when the five-year-old lines up in Saturday's Group 2 Celebration Mile. Read More...

Classy Regal Parade reaches career landmark

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FEW centurions have the past glories to match those of Regal Parade, a winner of the Haydock Sprint Cup and Prix Maurice de Gheest, as well as having finished first and second in the Ayr Gold Cup. Read More...

Shantou Village makes early return at Fontwell

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WITH the possible exception of the occasional French import burning up the gallops at Willie Mullins' base in Carlow, the last week in August is rarely a time for bookmakers to be shuffling the Cheltenham ante-post decks. Read More...

Revolution in Newmarket with amazing 10m gallop

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TRAINERS on Newmarket's Racecourse Side could soon be working horses up their own man-made Warren Hill after the Jockey Club yesterday unveiled plans for an "iconic" new gallop in the town. Read More...

Vintage O’Ryan: on old boss Peter Easterby and memorable riding days

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Read some vintage Tom O'Ryan on his old boss Peter Easterby and some memorable moments from his riding days. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: When does Luke Morris eat dinner?

Racing Post | 4 days ago
HORSERACING has never received proper credit for the huge contribution it has made to life's ceaseless battle with boredom. Read More...

Geraghty targets October return from injury

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BARRY GERAGHTY has his sights set on an October return to the saddle as he continues to recover from a broken arm. Read More...

Stable staff to receive pay rise in NJC agreement

Racing Post | 4 days ago
The National Joint Council for Stable Staff (NJC) has granted an increase in minimum rates of 5.5% for British stable staff in all six current pay scales, with it taking effect from October 1, 2016. Read More...