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Live: Dubai World Cup blog

Racing Post | 34 mins ago
Join Nicholas Godfrey for tips, news and gossip from the world's richest meeting. Read More...

Fahey´s hardy pros fancied ´ unless there´s a Group horse

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
TRADITIONALLY the first major race of the Flat turf season, the Betway Lincoln remains a fierce betting heat and provides the opening leg of the spring double, which is completed by the Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

666bet must pay customers on request

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
THE operating licence of online bookmaker 666bet looks set to remain suspended at least until a hearing takes place into the conduct of the business that is likely to leave it offline for nearly four more weeks. Read More...

Australia: Big day for Godolphin starts with big win for Hartnell

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
A BIG day for Godolphin started brilliantly when Hartnell (John O'Shea/James McDonald) overpowered Japanese raider To The World to win the A$1.5 million The BMW at Rosehill. Read More...

Moore to take greater role at Ballydoyle

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
RYAN MOORE is set to take a significantly increased role at Ballydoyle riding for Aidan O'Brien after the trainer's son and stable jockey Joseph was unable to get to the correct riding weight for the start of Ireland's season. Read More...

Ireland’s Twitter riddle to be solved tonight

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
NOTHING to see here – well, not the ground-breaking news that so many racing fans in Ireland are anticipating anyway.  Read More...

Coleman gets ride on National fancy The Druids Nephew

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
AIDAN COLEMAN has picked up the sought-after mount on leading Crabbie's Grand National fancy The Druids Nephew after connections swooped to secure the services of the rider. Read More...

Coleman gets ride on National fancy The Druids Nephew

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
AIDAN COLEMAN has picked up the sought-after mount on leading Crabbie's Grand National fancy The Druids Nephew after connections swooped to secure the services of the rider. Read More...

Scoop6 could make one lucky punter a millionaire

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
THIS weekend marks the beginning of the Flat season which with it brings the possibility of a life changing win for one lucky punter, as Saturday's scoop6 pot is expected to reach in excess of £1million. Read More...

Old injury ends National dream for Teaforthree

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
TEAFORTHREE has been ruled out of the Crabbie's Grand National after the recurrence of an old injury. Read More...

Joseph O’Brien misses Flat start to ride over hurdles

Racing Post | 24 hours ago
CLASSIC-winning jockey Joseph O'Brien will miss the start of the Irish Flat season at the Curragh on Sunday as he will be in action over hurdles at Limerick. Read More...

USA: Upstart out to shine in Florida Derby

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THREE winners of Saturday's Florida Derby in the last decade - Barbaro (2006), Big Brown (2008) and Orb (2013) - have gone on to win the Kentucky Derby on the first Saturday in May. Read More...

Sole Power full of himself as Al Quoz Sprint test nears

Racing Post | 1 day ago
ALTHOUGH now an eight-year-old, Sole Power is still as enthusiastic as ever and that was very much on display on Friday morning as he exercised in preparation for Saturday's Al Quoz Sprint. Read More...

UAE: Sole Power full of himself as Al Quoz Sprint test nears

Racing Post | 1 day ago
ALTHOUGH now an eight-year-old, Sole Power is still as enthusiastic as ever and that was very much on display on Friday morning as he exercised in preparation for Saturday's Al Quoz Sprint. Read More...

Paddy Power hit out over planning changes

Racing Post | 1 day ago
PLANNING changes designed to give local councils more say over new betting shops opening announced on Wednesday were on Thursday criticised for being "anticompetitive and wholly unnecessary" by bookmakers Paddy Power. Read More...

Alvarado camp delighted with Newbury away day

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LAST year's Crabbie's Grand National fourth Alvarado delighted trainer Fergal O'Brien when warming up for next month's race at Newbury on Friday. Read More...

Dettori mount Mshawish doubtful for Dubai Turf

Racing Post | 1 day ago
MSHAWISH, arguably Frankie Dettori's best chance of a winner on Dubai World Cup night at Meydan on Saturday, is a major doubt for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

Dettori mount Mshawish doubtful for Dubai Turf

Racing Post | 1 day ago
MSHAWISH, arguably Frankie Dettori's best chance of a winner on Dubai World Cup night at Meydan on Saturday, is a major doubt for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

UAE: Dettori mount Mshawish doubtful for Dubai Turf

Racing Post | 1 day ago
MSHAWISH, arguably Frankie Dettori's best chance of a winner on Dubai World Cup night at Meydan on Saturday, is a major doubt for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

Royer-Dupre warning for Dubai Turf hope Cladocera

Racing Post | 1 day ago
ALAIN DE ROYER-DUPRE has voiced concerns that his Dubai Turf contender Cladocera may be feeling the effects of a long spell in Dubai, and is not at the same level of form as earlier in the carnival. Read More...

UAE: Royer-Dupre warning for Dubai Turf hope Cladocera

Racing Post | 1 day ago
ALAIN DE ROYER-DUPRE has voiced concerns that his Dubai Turf contender Cladocera may be feeling the effects of a long spell in Dubai, and is not at the same level of form as earlier in the carnival. Read More...

Koukash thrilled with Kaka´s draw in Saturday’s Lincoln

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MARWAN KOUKASH has high hopes of adding to his big handicap haul with a second Lincoln after the owner woke up on Thursday to what he described as "a dream draw" for his two runners Gabrial's Kaka and Gabrial. Read More...

Gambling Commission says 666bet can pay clients

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A RESOLUTION to the ongoing saga of 666bet appeared no nearer on Thursday, despite confirmation from the Gambling Commission the company or its licence holder are able to pay out any outstanding money to registered customers. Read More...

Teaforthree Ffos Las workout scrapped after heavy rain

Racing Post | 2 days ago
TEAFORTHREE, aiming to make it third-time lucky in the Crabbie's Grand National next month, could head straight to Aintree after plans to exercise him after racing at Ffos Las on Thursday were scuppered by the testing ground. Read More...

It’s a family affair for the Bradstocks as Flintham wins

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MARK BRADSTOCK'S rich run of form continued when Flintham followed up the victories by his siblings Coneygree and Carruthers, with an easy win at Ffos Las. Read More...

Rain hits Doncaster before start of Lincoln meeting

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE going at Doncaster, which hosts the Betway Lincoln on the opening day of the Flat season on Saturday, changed to good to soft, good in places (from good) after rain on Thursday, but a return to quicker ground could materialise. Read More...

Newmarket make changes in attempt to avoid split

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CHANGES are to be made to the layout of the course at Newmarket for the Qipco Guineas meeting in May in an attempt to avoid a repeat of the situation last year when the field for the 2,000 Guineas split into three. Read More...

Newmarket makes changes in attempt to avoid split

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CHANGES are to be made to the layout of the course at Newmarket for the Qipco Guineas meeting in May in an attempt to avoid a repeat of the situation last year when the field for the 2,000 Guineas split into three. Read More...

Lincoln favourite Mange All eased after draw

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BETWAY Lincoln favourite Mange All will break from stall seven as he attempts to give trainer William Haggas a fourth victory in the Doncaster handicap. Read More...

Lincoln favourite Mange All eased following draw

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BETWAY Lincoln favourite Mange All will break from stall seven as he attempts to give trainer William Haggas a fourth victory in the Doncaster handicap. Read More...

More powers for councils to rule on new betting shops

Racing Post | 2 days ago
PLANNING changes announced on Wednesday night by the government will give local councils more powers over whether new betting shops can open. Read More...

UAE: Al Quoz fancy Peniaphobia has Ascot on agenda

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A RETURN to Britain could be on the cards for Peniaphobia later this year, with Hong Kong trainer Tony Cruz considering Royal Ascot for the former Richard Fahey-trained sprinter. Read More...

Al Quoz fancy Peniaphobia has Ascot on agenda

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A RETURN to Britain could be on the cards for Peniaphobia later this year, with Hong Kong trainer Tony Cruz considering Royal Ascot for the former Richard Fahey-trained sprinter. Read More...

Ffos Las set to race despite heavy rain

Racing Post | 2 days ago
OFFICIALS at Ffos Las have given today’s jumps fixture at Ffos Las the all clear despite 15mm of rain overnight leaving standing water on some parts of the course. Read More...

Doyle out to make history with African Story

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HISTORY may be against him, but James Doyle thinks African Story has the quality to become the first ever Emirates Airline Dubai World Cup winner to defend his crown on Saturday. Read More...

UAE: Doyle out to make history with African Story

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HISTORY may be against him, but James Doyle thinks African Story has the quality to become the first ever Emirates Airline Dubai World Cup winner to defend his crown on Saturday. Read More...

Irish National favourite Oscar targeted at Aintree

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FAVOURITE Gallant Oscar is set to miss the BoyleSports Irish Grand National and take his chance in the Crabbie's Grand National five days later despite not being guaranteed to make the cut at Aintree. Read More...

Singapore: Breeders’ Cup winner Flores given one-year ban

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BREEDERS' CUP-winning jockey David Flores has been banned for a year by the Singapore Turf Club after being found guilty of not trying 0n a mount. Read More...

Derby prep preferred over Guineas for John F Kennedy

Racing Post | 3 days ago
INVESTEC DERBY favourite John F Kennedy is unlikely to run in the Qipco 2,000 Guineas, trainer Aidan O'Brien has revealed. Read More...

O’Brien leaving Ladbrokes for Hills

Racing Post | 3 days ago
LADBROKES' corporate affairs director Ciaran O'Brien is set to leave the company to join rivals William Hill in the role of communications director. Read More...

Chapple-Hyam pays tribute to retiring globetrotter Killough

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JANE CHAPPLE-HYAM has paid tribute to Mull Of Killough after her two-time winner of the Group 3 Earl Of Sefton Stakes and regular globetrotter was forced to retire following a training setback. Read More...

UAE: Chrome draws ‘perfect’ nine for Dubai World Cup

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE California Chrome camp on Wednesday declared themselves "very happy" with the Dubai World Cup favourite's outside draw of nine for Saturday's race. Read More...

Chrome draws ‘perfect’ nine for Dubai World Cup

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE California Chrome camp on Wednesday declared themselves "very happy" with the Dubai World Cup favourite's outside draw of nine for Saturday's race. Read More...

Big increase in festival bets on mobile devices

Racing Post | 3 days ago
OPENBET, the sports betting industry software provider, has said it handled more than 25 million sports bets during the Cheltenham Festival this month. Read More...

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Racing Post | 3 days ago
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The New One misses Aintree with spinal complaint

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE NEW ONE was ruled out of the Crabbie's Grand National meeting on Wednesday and will not run again this season after Britain's leading hurdler was found to have kissing spines. Read More...

Setback rules Charming out until Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CHARMING THOUGHT, Godolphin's only Group 1-winner in Europe last year, has been ruled out until Royal Ascot after suffering a setback in training. Read More...

Fresh Gatsby ‘in really good shape’ says Ryan

Racing Post | 3 days ago
KEVIN RYAN believes his Dubai Turf hope The Grey Gatsby "runs well fresh" and does not feel the lack of a prep run will hinder his bid for the $6 million Dubai Turf at Meydan on Saturday. Read More...

UAE: Fresh Gatsby ‘in really good shape’ says Ryan

Racing Post | 3 days ago
KEVIN RYAN believes his Dubai Turf hope The Grey Gatsby "runs well fresh" and does not feel the lack of a prep run will hinder his bid for the $6 million Dubai Turf at Meydan on Saturday. Read More...