European Racing

Road To Riches bids for second Galway Plate

Racing Post | 1 hour ago
ROAD TO RICHES is back at Galway today seeking a second theTote.com Galway Plate victory two years after trouncing his rivals by 11 lengths in the famous summer steeplechase. Read More...

The Briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
Get all the latest going, non-runners and key betting news. Read More...

The Gurkha in great shape ahead of Sussex bid

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
THE GURKHA, the Poule d'Essai des Poulains hero and one of two Irish-trained contenders for today's battle of the Guineas winners, will be attempting to give trainer Aidan O'Brien a fifth victory in the Sussex Stakes. Read More...

McManus: JT was a very special person

Racing Post | 15 hours ago
JP McMANUS paid tribute to "a very special person" following the death of former amateur rider JT McNamara at the age of 41. Read More...

McManus: JT was a fine role model for young amateurs

Racing Post | 15 hours ago
JP McMANUS was among those who paid tribute on Tuesday to former amateur rider JT McNamara who has died at the age of 41, saying that the jockey was a fine example to other amateurs. Read More...

Three big questions for day two at Goodwood

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
Drama and excitement was plentiful on day one at the Qatar Goodwood festival, and there's even more intrigue to the second day of action. Read More...

Tate appeals Namhroodah Ascot disqualification

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
JAMES TATE has lodged an appeal against the decision by stewards at Ascot last Friday to disqualify Listed winner Namroodah and place her third behind Irish Rookie, with whom she interfered. Read More...

McCoy: JT McNamara was a “brilliant rider”

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
SIR ANTHONY McCOY has paid an emotional tribute to "brilliant rider" JT McNamara after the top amateur jockey died at the age of 41. Read More...

McNamara the ‘epitome’ of horsemanship

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
SIR ANTHONY McCOY has paid an emotional tribute to "brilliant rider" JT McNamara after the top amateur jockey died at the age of 41. Read More...

Goodwood: Dutch Connection strikes for McDonald

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
THEY won the feature race on Goodwood's opening day 12 months ago with Toormore, and Godolphin struck again in the Lennox Stakes thanks to a power-packed performance from progressive 9-4 favourite Dutch Connection under in-form James McDonald. Read More...

Goodwood: War Decree powers home in Vintage Stakes

Racing Post | 20 hours ago
WAR DECREE produced a dominating display as he drew clear of the field under a hands and heels ride from Ryan Moore to land the Vintage Stakes. The Aidan O'Brien-trained colt held off Godolphin pair Thunder Snow and Boynton to win at odds of 6-4. Read More...

Leading racing figures pay tribute to McNamara

Racing Post | 20 hours ago
FOLLOWING the death of JT McNamara, aged 41, key figures within racing have paid tribute to the leading amateur rider, who won over 600 races during a remarkable career, including four at the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Orange and Quest to renew Goodwood Cup rivalry

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
LAST YEAR's Qatar Goodwood Cup one-two Big Orange and Quest For More are set to do battle again on the Sussex Downs as both horses feature among 15 declarations for Thursday's Group 2. Read More...

Brave leads strong Godolphin challenge in Lennox

Racing Post | 24 hours ago
GODOLPHIN are without Toormore but can still find three candidates to try to maintain the team's hold on Goodwood's newest Group race. Read More...

The Briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news

Racing Post | 1 day ago
All the latest going, non-runners and key betting news. Read More...

Renowned rider JT McNamara dies at age 41

Racing Post | 1 day ago
JOHN THOMAS McNAMARA, the former leading Irish amateur rider, has died. Read More...

Renowned amateur rider JT McNamara dies aged 41

Racing Post | 1 day ago
JOHN THOMAS McNAMARA, the former leading Irish amateur rider, has died. Read More...

Ladbrokes and Coral must sell 350-400 shops for merger go-ahead

Racing Post | 1 day ago
The Competition And Markets Authority has decided that Coral and Ladbrokes must sell around 350 to 400 of their betting shops to gain clearance for their proposed merger. Read More...

Ladbrokes and Coral must sell 350-400 shops before merger

Racing Post | 1 day ago
The Competition And Markets Authority has confirmed that Coral and Ladbrokes must sell around 350 to 400 of their betting shops to gain clearance for their proposed merger. Read More...

Shock as 200-1 shot goes in at Wolverhampton

Racing Post | 2 days ago
DANDY FLAME'S win at 200-1 in the 5f juvenile maiden at Wolverhampton on Monday was the joint second longest-priced winner in the history of British racing. Read More...

Three big questions on day one of Goodwood

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SCARCELY believably, we have already arrived at the Qatar Goodwood Festival in a year that seems to be flashing by in the blink of an eye. Read More...

High Court rule Pyromaniac can run in Galway Hurdle

Racing Post | 2 days ago
PYROMANIAC will be able to run in the Guinness Galway Hurdle on Thursday after trainer Tony Martin's legal team went to the High Court in Dublin on Monday morning and were granted a judicial review Read More...

Gordon to replace Gannon in Shergar Cup girls team

Racing Post | 2 days ago
JOSEPHINE GORDON will compete in the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup for the first time after she was called up as a replacement for the luckless Cathy Gannon. Read More...

Weld hoping Galway plan can prove to be Inspired

Racing Post | 2 days ago
DERMOT WELD has won the Connacht Hotel Amateur Riders' Handicap, the feature race on the opening day of the Galway Festival, a remarkable seven times and he expects a 'big run' from Time To Inspire on Monday evening Read More...

A Goodwood guide: tips for punting survival

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GOODWOOD. It might not be Glorious by name any more but the same idiosyncracies of this wonderful venue remain and the punting opportunities are bound to be plentiful once again. Read More...

World Class: Chrome moves to top of the world

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Sam Walker looks at the story of California Chrome, who was bred on a shoestring and now tops the world standings Read More...

Guineas winners set for rematch in Sussex Stakes at Goodwood

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE Qatar Sussex Stakes has all the makings of a Glorious Goodwood highlight as it was confirmed on Monday that Galileo Gold, The Gurkha and Awtaad will once again do battle. Read More...

The Briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news

Racing Post | 2 days ago
All the latest going, non-runners and key betting news. Read More...

Ten reasons why Goodwood will be Glorious

Racing Post | 2 days ago
David Carr pinpoints ten reasons to be excited by Glorious Goodwood this week Read More...

USA: Songbird tested but remains unbeaten with Oaks win

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SHE faced her first serious test, but Songbird (Jerry Hollendorfer/Mike Smith) still had all the answers as she extended her unbeaten run to nine. Read More...

USA: Songbird tested but still unbeaten with Oaks win

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SHE faced her first serious test, but Songbird (Jerry Hollendorfer/Mike Smith) still had all the answers as she extended her unbeaten run to nine. Read More...

William Hill confirm 888 and Rank Group approach

Racing Post | 2 days ago
WILLIAM HILL on Monday confirmed they received 'a highly preliminary' approach from 888 Holdings and Rank Group regarding a potential merger. Read More...

Goldie glowing after veteran ends long losing spell

Racing Post | 2 days ago
JIM GOLDIE was on Sunday still basking in the warm glow provided by Hawkeyethenoo, who on Saturday ended a four-year losing spell with a stirring success in the 7f handicap for female amateur riders at Ascot. Read More...

Awtaad “flying at home” ahead of Sussex showdown

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CHRIS HAYES takes a first trip to Goodwood this week and hopes to be heading home with the feature Qatar Sussex Stakes - with leading hope Awtaad "flying at home". Read More...

Muraaqib the star act as familiar face dominates

Racing Post | 3 days ago
James Burn reports from Newbury's Dubai International Arabian Races on Sunday when a new star emerged. Read More...

Tis Marvellous impresses in Prix Robert Papin win

Racing Post | 3 days ago
OWNERS Julie Deadman and Stephen Barrow and trainer Clive Cox enjoyed a second success in five years in this Group 2 sprint with Tis Marvellous an impressive scorer. Read More...

Gaming groups considering multi-billion bid for William Hill

Racing Post | 3 days ago
UNDERPERFORMING bookmaker William Hill are the subject of a potential transaction with 888 Holdings and Rank Group considering a £3 billion joint bid. Read More...

Gaming groups consider multi-billion Hills bid

Racing Post | 3 days ago
UNDERPERFORMING bookmaker William Hill are the subject of a potential transaction with 888 Holdings and Rank Group considering a £3 billion joint bid. Read More...

USA: Unbeaten Songbird ready to soar after illness

Racing Post | 3 days ago
AFTER illness derailed her Kentucky Oaks ambitions, brilliant three-year-old filly Songbird gets back into Grade 1 action with a visit to Saratoga for the CCA Oaks, where she will bid to take her unbeaten record to nine-out-of-nine. Read More...

Henderson pays price at William Hill

Racing Post | 3 days ago
William Hill took drastic action to reboot their stalled online operation with chief executive James Henderson leaving after more than 30 years with the company. Read More...

Pyman’s Theories: A-Z on finding Goodwood winners

Racing Post | 3 days ago
James Pyman with an A-to-Z guide to finding winners at the five-day summer spectacular Read More...

Pyman’s Theories: A-Z on finding Goodwood winners

Racing Post | 3 days ago
James Pyman with an A-to-Z guide to finding winners at the five-day summer spectacular Read More...

Lowther potential target for dazzling Fair Eva

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ROGER CHARLTON could send the hugely exciting Fair Eva to York along with Time Test, as he revealed the Lowther Stakes could be a target for the Qipco 1,000 Guineas favourite. Read More...

Reel slips rivals under Moore masterclass

Aidan O'Brien claimed his fourth victory in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes more » Read More...

USA: California Chrome edges out Dortmund in thriller

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CALIFORNIA CHROME (Art Sherman/Victor Espinoza) just managed to repel Dortmund in a titanic duel to the line. Read More...

France: Norfolk hero Prince Of Lir bids to rule in Papin

Racing Post | 3 days ago
PRINCE OF LIR is out to extend the recent run of success by British stables in a juvenile feature in which he faces five rivals including fellow Anglophile Tis Marvellous. Read More...

Norfolk hero Prince Of Lir bids to rule in Papin

Racing Post | 3 days ago
PRINCE OF LIR is out to extend the recent run of success by British stables in a juvenile feature in which he faces five rivals including fellow Anglophile Tis Marvellous. Read More...

Norfolk hero Prince Of Lir bids to rule in Prix Robert Papin

Racing Post | 3 days ago
PRINCE OF LIR is out to extend the recent run of success by British stables in a juvenile feature in which he faces five rivals including fellow Anglophile Tis Marvellous. Read More...