European Racing

Mile: Hannon optimistic for fresh Toronado

Racing Post | 16 mins ago
THE Breeders' Cup Mile, which has produced some of the championships' most iconic moments, is without its - and possibly the meeting's - main attraction, but that will not take the gloss off should Richard Hannon score with Toronado Read More...

Turf: Stoute says Telescope ´in with a good shout´

Racing Post | 26 mins ago
SUCH is Europe's superiority in the Turf it has almost become regarded as a home match. Seven of the last ten winners were trained in Europe and two of those were under the care of Sir Michael Stoute, who runs one of the leading players in Telescope Read More...

Filly & Mare Turf: Hopes high as Dank seeks to repeat trick

Racing Post | 36 mins ago
DANK'S status as 2-1 favourite has nothing to do with her latest racecourse performances but everything to do with the fact she won the corresponding race last season. Read More...

Juvenile: The Great War ´in good shape but dirt is a gamble´

Racing Post | 46 mins ago
US-BRED The Great War has race experience on his side, if not dirt experience, as he goes into battle for Europe in the Juvenile. Read More...

Turf Sprint: Simcock confident Caspar Netscher can fire

Racing Post | 56 mins ago
THE renaissance of Caspar Netscher has earned him a return to the Breeders' Cup at which he finished among the also-rans in the 2011 Juvenile Turf. Read More...

France: De Sivola all revved up to retain his title

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
NICK WILLIAMS believes he has Reve De Sivola in better shape than 12 months ago as the nine-year-old gears up for a title defence against Zarkandar and dual French Champion hurdler Gemix. Read More...

‘Austin Powers’ gunning for Breeders’ Cup Classic glory

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
JAMIE OSBORNE has been christened Austin Powers by US trainer Bob Baffert because of a likeness to the actor Mike Myers. And to his opponents the Lambourn trainer is the international man of mystery in today's $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic. Read More...

Germany: Ivanhowe looms large for Beckett’s Cubanita

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
KIRSTEN RAUSING'S Cubanita is the only foreign challenger in the last German Group 1 of 2014, a contest which is also the last big race in Europe this year over a mile and a half. Read More...

Australia: Farraaj a gallant third in Mackinnon Stakes

Racing Post | 5 hours ago
BRITAIN'S Farraaj ran a tremendous race to finish a narrow third from the widest draw in the Mackinnon Stakes. Read More...

Australia: Moreira magic on Beau in Coolmore Stud Stakes

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
HOT favourite Rich Enuff was well beaten as Brazen Beau (Chris Waller/Joao Moreira) took the Coolmore Stud Stakes in stylish fashion. Read More...

Australia: Signoff heads for Cup after Lexus victory

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
SIGNOFF (Darren Weir/Joao Moreira) moved into Emirates Melbourne Cup contention after cruising to victory in the Lexus Stakes, earning himself an automatic starting berth in Tuesday's big race. Read More...

Distaff: Champion Untapable far too good

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
UNTAPABLE, who could have been playing a part in Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup Classic had she not bombed against the boys in the Haskell, proved she is a champion among her own sex with a decisive win in the Longines Breeders’ Cup Distaff. Read More...

Distaff: Champion Untapable far too good for rivals

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
UNTAPABLE, who could have been playing a part in Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup Classic had she not bombed against the boys in the Haskell, proved she is a champion among her own sex with a decisive win in the Longines Breeders’ Cup Distaff. Read More...

Distaff: Napravnik bows out on champion Untapable

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
UNTAPABLE, who could have been playing a part in Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup Classic had she not bombed against the boys in the Haskell, proved she is a champion among her own sex with a decisive win in the Longines Breeders’ Cup Distaff. Read More...

Juvenile Fillies Turf: Lady Eli shoots clear for easy win

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
LADY ELI went into the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf as the horse to beat and she showed just why when quickening to an impressive victory. Read More...

Juvenile Fillies Turf: Lady Eli shoots clear for easy victory

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
LADY ELI went into the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf as the horse to beat and she showed just why when quickening to an impressive victory. Read More...

Australia: Balding suffers second setback with Percy injury

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
MORE ill luck hit Andrew Balding in his bid to strike it rich in Australia when Lord Van Percy suffered a setback that has ruled him out of the Lexus Stakes on Saturday and therefore a last chance of making the field for the Tuesday's Melbourne Cup. Read More...

Australia: Balding suffers second setback with Percy injury

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
MORE ill luck hit Andrew Balding in his bid to strike it rich in Australia when Lord Van Percy suffered a setback that has ruled him out of the Lexus Stakes on Saturday and therefore a last chance of making the field for the Tuesday's Melbourne Cup. Read More...

Australia: Balding suffers second blow with Percy injury

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
MORE ill luck hit Andrew Balding in his bid to strike it rich in Australia when Lord Van Percy suffered a setback that has ruled him out of the Lexus Stakes on Saturday and therefore a last chance of making the field for the Tuesday's Melbourne Cup. Read More...

Dirt Mile: Gutsy Goldencents lands back-to-back wins

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
GOLDENCENTS produced a phenomenal performance to record back-to-back victories in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile at Santa Anita on Friday. Read More...

Dirt Mile: Gutsy Goldencents lands back-to-back wins

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
GOLDENCENTS produced a phenomenal performance to record back-to-back victories in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile at Santa Anita on Friday. Read More...

Hootenanny storms home in Juvenile Turf under Dettori

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
ROYAL ASCOT winner Hootenanny added a Breeders' Cup triumph to his CV when he stormed home under Frankie Dettori in the Juvenile Turf on Friday. Read More...

Hootenanny storms home in Juvenile Turf under Dettori

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
ROYAL ASCOT winner Hootenanny added a Breeders' Cup triumph to his CV when he stormed home under Frankie Dettori in the Juvenile Turf on Friday. Read More...

Hootenanny storms home in Juvenile Turf under Dettori

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
ROYAL ASCOT winner Hootenanny added a Breeders' Cup triumph to his CV when he stormed home under Frankie Dettori in the Juvenile Turf on Friday. Read More...

Juvenile Turf: Hootenanny storms home under Dettori

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
ROYAL ASCOT winner Hootenanny added a Breeders' Cup triumph to his CV when he stormed home under Frankie Dettori in the Juvenile Turf on Friday. Read More...

Hootenanny storms home in Juvenile Turf under Dettori

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
ROYAL ASCOT winner Hootenanny added a Breeders' Cup triumph to his CV when he stormed home under Frankie Dettori in the Juvenile Turf on Friday. Read More...

Down Royal: Gutsy Robin makes it seven for the season

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
LITTLE KING ROBIN may have yielded her 30-length lead to the smooth-travelling favourite Arctic Fire at the final flight but showed tenacity to spare by getting back up to gain a memorable victory. Read More...

Down Royal: Gutsy Robin makes it seven for the season

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
LITTLE KING ROBIN may have yielded her 30-length lead to the smooth-travelling favourite Arctic Fire at the final flight but showed tenacity to spare by getting back up to gain a memorable victory. Read More...

Down Royal: Emphatic victory for Morning Run

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
MORNING RUN extended her unbeaten run to five with an imperious victory in the mares' novice hurdle at Down Royal. Read More...

Scoop6 forecast to reach 1 million on Saturday

Racing Post | 20 hours ago
Saturday's Scoop6 could spark some early fireworks for a single winning punter, with the combined funds expected to pass the £1 million mark. Read More...

Silviniaco Conti bids for second Charlie Hall

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
SILVINIACO CONTI will start his season off in Saturday's Grade 2 bet365 Charlie Hall Chase, a campaign Paul Nicholls hopes will again include the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup. Read More...

Silviniaco Conti bids for second Charlie Hall victory

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
SILVINIACO CONTI will start his season off in Saturday's Grade 2 bet365 Charlie Hall Chase, a campaign Paul Nicholls hopes will again include the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup. Read More...

Today’s racing: O’Brien excited by seasonal debutant Silver Roque

Racing Post | 24 hours ago
SILVER ROQUE perfectly fits the ‘best when fresh' description and he will seek to make a winning seasonal debut for the third successive time today in the Listed bet365 Handicap Chase (2.15). Read More...

Today’s racing: Silver Roque out to make winning return

Racing Post | 24 hours ago
SILVER ROQUE perfectly fits the ‘best when fresh' description and he will seek to make a winning seasonal debut for the third successive time today in the Listed bet365 Handicap Chase (2.15). Read More...

Australia: Farraaj flies flag for Europe in Mackinnon

Racing Post | 1 day ago
SIDE GLANCE was withdrawn lame on Thursday morning, leaving the Roger Varian-trained Farraaj Europe's sole representative in the Mackinnon. Read More...

Australia: Lord Van Percy out to secure Cup spot in Lexus

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LORD VAN PERCY, the Andrew Balding-trained Ebor second, will make an audacious bid to secure a spot in the Emirates Melbourne Cup by winning the Lexus. Read More...

Australia: Cadeaux could return for The Championships

Racing Post | 1 day ago
RED CADEAUX could return to Australia in the spring to race in The Championships, Sydney's new and richly-endowed racing festival that struggled to attract international runners in its inaugural year last year. Read More...

Dank in great shape for Filly & Mare Turf defence

Racing Post | 1 day ago
DANK, Europe’s only remaining defending champion at the Breeders’ Cup, is in the right shape to attempt to defy a 136-day absence from the racetrack and retain her crown at Santa Anita on Saturday. Read More...

Blow for Palmer as Aktabantay misses Breeders’ Cup

Racing Post | 2 days ago
TRAINER Hugo Palmer was left distraught on Thursday night after his stable star Aktabantay was ruled out of the Breeders' Cup with a sore foot. Read More...

Blow for Palmer as Aktabantay misses Breeders’ Cup

Racing Post | 2 days ago
TRAINER Hugo Palmer was left distraught on Thursday night after his stable star Aktabantay was ruled out of the Breeders' Cup with a sore foot. Read More...

De Sousa to appeal against ‘stamping’ ban

Racing Post | 2 days ago
AN angry Silvestre De Sousa said he would be appealing after being hit with a five-day ban at Lingfield for an offence that raised equine welfare concerns. Read More...

Arc confirm enhanced all-weather championships

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RACECOURSE group Arc on Thursday outlined hopes that new measures confirmed at the official launch of the 2014-15 All-Weather Championships will take the series one step closer to a rival to the Breeders' Cup. Read More...

USA: Abdullah aims to break dirt duck with Close Hatches

Racing Post | 2 days ago
KHALID ABDULLAH is a Breeders’ Cup fanatic who has enjoyed four winners at the event but despite supporting stables on both sides of the Atlantic, he has yet to win one of the dirt races. Read More...

Delay at Sedgefield after Kenny Johnson suffers fall

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE is a delay to the third race at Sedgefield after an air ambulance arrived at the track to treat jockey Kenny Johnson. Read More...

Kenny Johnson airlifted to hospital after Sedgefield fall

Racing Post | 2 days ago
JOCKEY Kenny Johnson was airlifted to hospital on Thursday after being knocked unconscious in a heavy fall at Sedgefield. Read More...

Vert looks another star for Varian after Saint-Cloud romp

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ROGER VARIAN, who enjoyed big-race success when stable star Kingston Hill won the St Leger in September, looks like he has another classy grey on his hands after Vert De Grece hacked up in the Group 1 Criterium International at Saint-Cloud on Thursday. Read More...

Vert looks another star for Varian after Saint-Cloud romp

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ROGER VARIAN, who enjoyed big-race success when stable star Kingston Hill won the St Leger in September, looks like he has another classy grey on his hands after Vert De Grece hacked up in the Group 1 Criterium International at Saint-Cloud on Thursday. Read More...

France: Vert De Grece looks another star for Varian

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ROGER VARIAN, who enjoyed big-race success when stable star Kingston Hill won the St Leger in September, looks like he has another classy grey on his hands after Vert De Grece hacked up in the Group 1 Criterium International at Saint-Cloud on Thursday. Read More...

Vert looks another star for Varian after Saint-Cloud romp

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ROGER VARIAN, who enjoyed big-race success when stable star Kingston Hill won the St Leger in September, looks like he has another classy grey on his hands after Vert De Grece hacked up in the Group 1 Criterium International at Saint-Cloud on Thursday. Read More...

Remember Me? See More Business

Racing Post | 2 days ago
The first in our new series of jumping greats from the last 20 years Read More...