European Racing

US superstar Wise Dan holds on for comeback win

Racing Post | 5 hours ago
TWO-TIME Horse of the Year Wise Dan (Charlie LoPresti/John Velazquez) made a winning return from a four-month absence following colic surgery at Saratoga on Saturday night. Read More...

Keane banned after failing to weigh in on winner

Racing Post | 7 hours ago
COLIN KEANE, the rising star among the Irish jockey ranks, will miss Irish Champions Weekend after picking up a ten-day ban for failing to weigh in on a 13-2 winner at Wexford on Saturday. Read More...

Germany: Murphy chases rare Irish win with Big Time

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
NO IRISH-TRAINED horse has won Germany's most prestigious sprint since Dermot Weld struck with Steel Hart in 1975, but John Joseph Murphy is optimistic of success at Baden-Baden on Sunday. Read More...

3.5m Scoop6 predicted after bet rolls over

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
NEXT weekend's Scoop6 is expected to be worth more than £3.5 million after Saturday's bet rolled over for the tenth week. Read More...

Scoop6 rolls over again after Oldjoesaid strikes in leg five

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
NEXT weekend's Scoop6 is expected to be worth more than £3.5 million after Saturday's bet rolled over for the tenth week. Read More...

Sandown: Impressive Fintry lands Atalanta Stakes

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
FINTRY made it four wins from five starts as she landed the Group 3 Atalanta Stakes under a confident ride by Maxime Guyon. Read More...

Future Empire Second

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
Future Empire (Saeed bin Suroor/James Doyle) was beaten a short-head in the G3 European Wealth Solario Stakes (7f) at Sandown Park on Saturday, August 30. Read More...

Sandown: Group win for Palmer’s Aktabantay

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
RYAN MOORE left it very late aboard Aktabantay to land the Group 3 Solario Stakes and give trainer Hugo Palmer his first taste of Group success. Read More...

Today’s Scoop6 pools pass 2 million mark

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
TODAY'S pools for the Scoop6, which rolled over for the ninth time last week, have passed the £2 million mark. Read More...

Chilworth Icon a 20-1 shocker in Scoop6 opener

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
TODAY'S pools for the Scoop6, which rolled over for the ninth time last week, have passed the £2 million mark. Read More...

1681 left in Scoop6 after opening leg shocker

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
JUST 1,681 tickets remain in today's Scoop6 after an opening leg shocker. Read More...

Scoop6 rolls over again after Oldjoesaid strikes

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
NEXT weekend's Scoop6 is expected to be worth more than £3 million after Saturday's bet rolled over for the tenth week following leg five. Read More...

Suspended sentence puts Quinlan return in danger

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
SEAN QUINLAN'S hopes of returning to the saddle next month may be in doubt after the BHA informed the jockey he could face a hearing to determine whether he remains fit to hold a licence in the wake of his criminal conviction for a bar brawl. Read More...

USA: Spinaway brings curtain down on Durkin career

Racing Post | 13 hours ago
MORE notable than any of the horses lining up for the Spinaway is the identity of the man behind the mike as the $350,000 contest marks the final call in the long, distinguished career of Tom Durkin. Read More...

Sandown: Aktabantay gives Palmer first group win

Racing Post | 13 hours ago
RYAN MOORE left it very late aboard Aktabantay to land the Group 3 Solario Stakes and give trainer Hugo Palmer his first taste of Group success. Read More...

First Sydney Saturday winner for Godolphin

Racing Post | 14 hours ago
Australia: Sweynesse (John O'Shea/Kerrin McEvoy), a colt with a rich pedigree and a big future, has given Godolphin its first Saturday metropolitan winner in Sydney. Read More...

First Sydney Saturday winner for Godolphin

Racing Post | 14 hours ago
Australia: Sweynesse (John O'Shea/Kerrin McEvoy), a colt with a rich pedigree and a big future, has given Godolphin its first Saturday metropolitan winner in Sydney. Read More...

Australia: First Sydney Saturday winner for Godolphin

Racing Post | 14 hours ago
Australia: Sweynesse (John O'Shea/Kerrin McEvoy), a colt with a rich pedigree and a big future, has given Godolphin its first Saturday metropolitan winner in Sydney. Read More...

Australia: Moody’s Dissident routs Memsie rivals

Racing Post | 15 hours ago
BLACK CAVIAR'S trainer Peter Moody looks to have another superstar on his hands as Dissident dismantled his opposition to win the first Group 1 of the season by two and a quarter lengths. Read More...

Today’s racing: Fabre warns Fintry may not be at best

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
TWO of the last three winners have gone on to score at the highest level and the best chance of that trend continuing looks to come from overseas as Andre Fabre sends over Sun Chariot entry Fintry for a first foray on British soil. Read More...

Campaign growing to force Newcastle rethink

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
THE number of signatories to the NTF online petition calling for a halt to Arena Racing Company's plans to replace Newcastle's Flat turf course with an all-weather surface was surging towards the 250 mark last night, 24 hours after its launch. Read More...

Aktabantay in “good heart” for Solario test

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THIS time last year the Solario provided confirmation that the rumours and hype surrounding Kingman were not entirely unmerited. Read More...

Champagne Stakes next for progressive Belardo

Racing Post | 1 day ago
BELARDO, an impressive winner of the Listed Washington Singer Stakes, is set to step up to Group 2 company on his next outing, with Doncaster's At The Races Champagne Stakes pencilled in for the progressive juvenile. Read More...

Champagne next for progressive Belardo

Racing Post | 1 day ago
BELARDO, an impressive winner of the Listed Washington Singer Stakes, is set to step up to Group 2 company on his next outing, with Doncaster's At The Races Champagne Stakes pencilled in for the progressive juvenile. Read More...

Germany: It’s a local affair as big meeting kicks off

Racing Post | 1 day ago
GERMANY'S top race meeting, the Grosse Woche at Baden-Baden, begins on Saturday with several British and Irish runners, as well as from many other countries, expected during the week. Read More...

USA: Wise Dan seeking perfect return to action

Racing Post | 2 days ago
AMERICA'S turf superstar Wise Dan (Charlie LoPresti/John Velazquez) concedes at least 8lb to his rivals as he returns to action 17 weeks after his last outing following emergency colic surgery in the Bernard Baruch Handicap. Read More...

Punters given tricky Scoop6 puzzle to crack

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A CLASS 5 sprint handicap at Beverley and a 2m6f handicap hurdle at Newton Abbot are two of the races that punters will have to crack to claim their share of the £2.5 million Scoop6 this weekend. Read More...

Revenue and Ebitda down at bwin.party

Racing Post | 2 days ago
REVENUE and Ebitda fell at online gaming company bwin.party in the first six months of 2014 and cost-cutting plans have been implemented for 2015. Read More...

Big names back NTF Newcastle petition

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE, Luca Cumani and Roger Varian on Thursday threw their weight behind the launch of a National Trainers Federation petition calling on Arena Racing Group not to rip up Newcastle’s Flat turf track. Read More...

Today’s racing: Tupi fancied for Stonehenge success

Racing Post | 2 days ago
TUPI, runner-up to Highland Reel in Goodwood's Group 2 Vintage Stakes last month, bids to continue the outstanding record of the Richard Hannon stable in the Listed EBF Stallions Stonehenge Stakes (6.40) at Salisbury. Read More...

Job losses as Godolphin shuts down Highfields Stable

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GODOLPHIN have closed down their Highfields Stable on Bury Road in Newmarket in a move that will result in a “relatively small number” of staff losing their jobs. Read More...

Job losses as Godolphin shuts Highfields Stable

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GODOLPHIN have closed down their Highfields Stable on Bury Road in Newmarket in a move that will result in a “relatively small number” of staff losing their jobs. Read More...

Job losses as Godolphin shuts Highfields Stable

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GODOLPHIN have closed down their Highfields Stable on Bury Road in Newmarket in a move that will result in a “relatively small number” of staff losing their jobs. Read More...

Job losses as Godolphin shut Highfields Stable

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GODOLPHIN have closed down their Highfields Stable on Bury Road in Newmarket in a move that will result in a “relatively small number” of staff losing their jobs. Read More...

Bangor to stage schooling raceday in October

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BANGOR has announced it will stage a schooling raceday on October 21 after receiving a high levels of requests for such an initiative from trainers and owners. Read More...

Bangor to stage schooling raceday in October

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BANGOR has announced it will stage a schooling raceday on October 21 after receiving a high level of requests for such an initiative from trainers and owners. Read More...

Aktabantay fancied to follow Kingman’s lead in Solario

Racing Post | 2 days ago
AKTABANTAY, runner-up in the Group 2 Superlative Stakes last time, has been installed as favourite for Saturday’s European Wealth Solario Stakes, a race won last year by Kingman. Read More...

Ladbrokes apologise for World Cup advert

Racing Post | 3 days ago
LADBROKES have apologised for offending religious sensibilities after being criticised by the advertising watchdog over what the bookmakers described as "a tongue-in-cheek" commercial for this summer's World Cup in Brazil. Read More...

Jockey blames hand cramp after landing bet on rival

Racing Post | 3 days ago
New Zealand: Leading jockey David Walker could face a lifetime ban from the saddle and has had his licence withdrawn with immediate effect as he faces charges of pulling up a horse so he could collect from betting on a rival in the same race. Read More...

Today’s racing: Weld hopeful Tested proves up to the task

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE Group 1 Coolmore Fastnet Rock Matron Stakes could beckon for the winner of tonight's Fairy Bridge Stakes after a new link-up with the Irish Champions Weekend Group 1 was announced last month. Read More...

Playtech post strong set of interim results

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ONLINE betting and gaming software company Playtech have reported a strong set of interim results for the first six months of 2014, with revenue levels reaching an all-time high. Read More...

Sports results hit Paddy Power operating profits

Racing Post | 3 days ago
A SERIES of unfavourable sports results reduced Paddy Power's operating profits in the first half of the year, the company announced on Thursday. Read More...

Walker has Hong Kong plan for Glorious Protector

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ED WALKER is still harbouring hopes of an international outing for Glorious Protector, despite the original destination of Australia looking unlikely. Read More...

Worcester: Magical McCoy has to settle for four-timer

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CHAMPION jockey Tony McCoy moved on to the 108-wnner mark for the season with a fabulous four-timer at Worcester on Wednesday but may feel a hint of disappointment as a further three fancied rides failed to make it an unforgettable evening. Read More...

Faydhan eased for Guineas after setback

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FAYDHAN has been eased for next season's Qipco 2,000 Guineas after connections revealed the highly-rated son of War Front may not run again this season. Read More...

Hills named as other trainer with morphine positives

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BARRY HILLS has been named as the remaining trainer who had horses test positive for morphine. The news comes on the day the BHA announced a date for a disciplinary hearing for five of the trainers involved. Read More...

Hills named as other trainer with morphine positives

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BARRY HILLS has been named as the remaining trainer who had horses test positive for morphine. The news comes on the day the BHA announced a date for a disciplinary hearing for five of the trainers involved. Read More...

SIS appoint head of digital rights

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SIS has made the latest move in its efforts to diversify its business with the appointment of David Johnson as head of digital rights. Read More...

Snow Sky team believe he can handle Leger trip

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SNOW SKY's style of racing and pedigree give connections every hope he will handle the step up to 1m6½f in the Group 1 Ladbrokes St Leger according to Teddy Grimthorpe, racing manager to owner Khalid Abdullah. Read More...

Government to consult on levy modernisation

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SPORTS minister Helen Grant has announced a government consultation on modernising the levy, one of the industry's main funding mechanisms. Read More...