European Racing

Buachaill Beag takes unique line round Towcester

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
IT WAS all going to plan for conditional Philip Donovan aboard Buachaill Beag in the 2m3f maiden hurdle at Towcester, with the pair maintaining a healthy lead along the back straight, until the grey decided to exit stage right. Read More...

Leicester abandoned after two races due to unsafe ground

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
TUESDAY'S meeting at Leicester was abandoned after two races due to ground on the home bend being deemed unsafe. Read More...

David Baxter: four two-year-olds it will pay to follow

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
David Baxter casts his eye over the juveniles it can pay to follow this season. Read More...

Strath Burn set to swerve Royal Ascot assignments

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
CHARLIE HILLS'S sprint squad for Royal Ascot, which is spearheaded by Diamond Jubilee Stakes favourite Magical Memory, is unlikely to include stablemate Strath Burn. Read More...

Holler and Drafted jetting in for Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
GODOLPHIN's bright start to 2016 could get even brighter at Royal Ascot with Australian import Holler and US-trained juvenile Drafted set to carry the famous blue silks at next month's meeting. Read More...

French Derby kept as backup plan for Massaat

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
MASSAAT has been left in Sunday's Prix du Jockey Club, but trainer Owen Burrows said on Tuesday it was only a precautionary measure. Read More...

Epsom going eases as rain hits track

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
THE ground at Epsom eased on Tuesday as 14 millimetres of rain fell at the track through the morning. Read More...

Rain throughout Tuesday morning eases Epsom going

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
THE ground at Epsom eased on Tuesday as 14 millimetres of rain fell at the track through the morning. Read More...

Epsom dodges torrential rain with 5mm falling

Racing Post | 7 hours ago
EPSOM appeared to have avoided the worst of the rain that hit many parts of the UK on Tuesday morning although clerk of the course Andrew Cooper reported 5mm of rain had fallen at the track since 8am. Read More...

Epsom dodges torrential rain but going set to ease

Racing Post | 7 hours ago
EPSOM appeared to have avoided the worst of the rain that hit many parts of the UK on Tuesday morning although clerk of the course Andrew Cooper reported 5mm of rain had fallen at the track since 8am. Read More...

Botti eyeing Melbourne Cup with Dylan Mouth

Racing Post | 8 hours ago
DYLAN MOUTH looks set to become Marco Botti's newest international flagbearer after his classy five-and-a-half-length success in the Group 2 Gran Premio di Milano on Sunday, with the Melbourne Cup among his potential targets. Read More...

Host of colts vying to be sent off Derby favourite

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
THE 237th Investec Derby will be not only the most valuable race ever run in Britain but also one of the most open runnings of the sport's premier Classic in years. Read More...

Joseph O’Brien expecting training licence soon

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
THERE will almost inevitably be an O'Brien-trained winner at Royal Ascot in a couple of weeks' time - but it may not be only Aidan on the scoresheet after son Joseph revealed he expects to receive his training licence this week. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: A rare Towcester absence for Jolly Boys Outing

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
David Ashforth laments the absence of Jolly Boys Outing at Towcester's meeting on Tuesday Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: No Jolly Boys Outing at Towcester

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
David Ashforth laments the absence of Jolly Boys Outing at Towcester's meeting on Tuesday Read More...

Sammy Jo Bell in good spirits as she leaves hospital

Racing Post | 1 day ago
SAMMY JO BELL was released from hospital on Sunday as she continues her recovery from a pelvic operation. Read More...

Revolutionist leads the charge in the Zetland at Redcar

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THE progressive Revolutionist continued his climb up the ladder by showing a good attitude to win the feature Zetland Gold Cup at Redcar under Joe Fanning Read More...

Redcar: Zetland charge led by Revolutionist

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THE progressive Revolutionist continued his climb up the ladder by showing a good attitude to win the feature Zetland Gold Cup at Redcar under Joe Fanning Read More...

Marcel set to tackle longer trips after 2,000 Guineas flop

Racing Post | 1 day ago
RACING POST TROPHY winner Marcel is to step up in trip following a disappointing return to action in the 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket. Read More...

Wings of Desire one of four added to Derby as 18 remain

Racing Post | 1 day ago
DANTE STAKES winner Wings of Desire was one of four horses supplemented for the Investec Derby on Monday, as 18 colts remain engaged in what is one of the most open Classics in years. Read More...

Ger Lyons still plans to get Funky at Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 1 day ago
Trainer Ger Lyons still intends to take Psychedelic Funk to Royal Ascot for the Coventry Stakes, despite a high temperature forcing the colt out of the Listed Rochestown Stakes at Naas on Sunday Read More...

Barrister urges BHA to pull down wall of silence

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LEADING barrister Roderick Moore has added his voice to those calling for the BHA to explain itself over the handling of the Jim Best case. Read More...

World Class: Hikari tops world list after Chantilly romp

Racing Post | 1 day ago
Inernational ratings expert Sam Walker looks ahead to the world of opportunities facing Prix d'Ispahan winner A Shin Hikari Read More...

Australia: Michelle Payne at crucial stage of recovery

Racing Post | 1 day ago
Michelle Payne remains in a "serious but stable" condition following her fall a week ago at Mildura. Read More...

Midgley duo ready to renew Dash rivalry at weekend

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LAST year Paul Midgley enjoyed one of the finest moments of his training career when Desert Law beat stablemate Monsieur Joe in the Investec Corporate Banking Dash at Epsom. Read More...

Australia: Leading owner Dato Tan Chin Nam selling stud

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Well-known owner/breeder Dato Tan Chin Nam is scaling back his racing interests with the sale of his prized Think Big Stud in New South Wales citing both his increasing age and lack of interest in racing from his children. Read More...

O’Brien hints at Coronation Cup outing for Found

Racing Post | 2 days ago
FOUND is by no means quoted by all bookmakers for the Investec Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Cup at Epsom, but on Sunday there was further encouragement concerning her participation from trainer Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

Minella lands perfect present for Clarke family

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE were poignant scenes in the winner's enclosure at Uttoxeter on Sunday after Minella Present scored a fairytale success for the family of Sir Stanley and Lady Clarke in the inaugural running of a race commemorating the couple. Read More...

Minella lands perfect present for Clarke family at Uttoxeter

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE were poignant scenes in the winner's enclosure at Uttoxeter on Sunday after Minella Present scored a fairytale success for the family of Sir Stanley and Lady Clarke in the inaugural running of a race commemorating the couple. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Can Liberatum prove to be a cracker for Palmer?

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Although I've never met trainer Hugo Palmer it turns out that we're related. When I was younger I used to like NICE biscuits and who should have been making them for me but Palmer! Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Can Liberatum prove a cracker for Palmer?

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Although I've never met trainer Hugo Palmer it turns out that we're related. When I was younger I used to like NICE biscuits and who should have been making them for me but Palmer! Read More...

Speedy Boarding thrills Fanshawe on French trip

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SPEEDY BOARDING took flight in France as she scored a taking first victory of the season under Freddie Tylicki for trainer James Fanshawe. Read More...

Only Mine too quick for Washington DC in Lacken Stakes

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ONLY MINE showed speed is truly her forte with a smart effort from on the pace to turn the form around with Washington DC in thumping style. Read More...

Naas: Only Mine too quick for Washington DC in Lacken Stakes

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ONLY MINE showed speed is truly her forte with a smart effort from on the pace to turn the form around with Washington DC in thumping style. Read More...

Only Mine too quick for Washington DC in Lacken

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ONLY MINE showed speed is truly her forte with a smart effort from on the pace to turn the form around with Washington DC in thumping style. Read More...

Only Mine too quick for Washington DC in Lacken

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ONLY MINE showed speed is truly her forte with a smart effort from on the pace to turn the form around with Washington DC in thumping style. Read More...

Japan: Makahiki lands narrow victory in Derby

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IN front of a crowd of nearly 140,000 at Tokyo racecourse, Makahiki (Yasuo Tomomichi/Yuga Kawada) touched off Satono Diamond in a driving finish to claim Japan's premier Classic, the Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby). Read More...

Dunlop gives green light to Red Verdon Derby tilt

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RED VERDON will be supplemented for the Investec Derby on Monday after delighting Ed Dunlop and his big-race jockey Silvestre De Sousa in a gallop on Sunday morning. Read More...

USA: Doyle on the sidelines after breaking collarbone

Racing Post | 2 days ago
STAR US rider Sophie Doyle is expected to be out of the saddle for between six and eight weeks after breaking her collarbone in a fall at Churchill Downs on Thursday. Read More...

Fallon: I wouldn’t swap my Derby ride for anything

Racing Post | 2 days ago
KIEREN FALLON boasts a 100 per cent record for Sir Michael Stoute in the Investec Derby and is full of confidence he can extend that unbeaten association on Saturday aboard 33-1 outsider Across The Stars. Read More...

RGT research raises questions for industry

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Problem gambling charity the Responsible Gambling Trust was much in the news last week as it unveiled research that raised some uncomfortable questions for bookmakers and was also absolved of conflicts of interest. Read More...

O’Brien sprinters out to earn place in Royal Ascot team

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE feature event on Royal Ascot Trials day at Naas brings together the Aidan O'Brien-trained stablemates Washington DC and Waterloo Bridge, both of whom were successful at the royal meeting a year ago. Read More...

Scoop6 rollover sets up Derby day bonanza

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ZEBEDAIOS ended the hopes of Scoop6 punters chasing yesterday's bumper £863,974 win fund, ensuring the prize will roll over for a sixth consecutive weekend and set up a potential £3 million Derby day bonanza. Read More...

Nasal strip concerns lead to fears for Tepin Ascot trip

Racing Post | 3 days ago
A DECISION on the participation of superstar American miler Tepin at Royal Ascot is expected to be made on Sunday with connections putting forward significant late reasons why the Queen Anne Stakes favourite should not compete in Britain. Read More...

Tepin heading to Ascot for Queen Anne Stakes

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CONNECTIONS of Queen Anne Stakes favourite Tepin have decided to make the trip to Royal Ascot despite concerns over the five-year-old mare racing without Lasix or a nasal strip. Read More...

South Africa: Bela-Bela gives Snaith more July options

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BELA-BELA (Justin Snaith/Anthony Delpech) strengthened his trainer's hand in the Durban July by proving much too good for the opposition, leading half a furlong out and sprinting away to beat the pace-setting Negroamaro by a length and three-quarter Read More...

Haydock: Quiet Reflection far too good in Sandy Lane romp

Racing Post | 3 days ago
QUIET REFLECTION sprung something of a surprise as she got the better of Donjuan Triumphant, Buratino and Gifted Master in impressive style. Read More...

Haydock: Quiet Reflection far too good in Sandy Lane

Racing Post | 3 days ago
QUIET REFLECTION sprung something of a surprise as she got the better of Donjuan Triumphant, Buratino and Gifted Master in impressive style. Read More...

Quiet Reflection far too good in Sandy Lane romp

Racing Post | 3 days ago
QUIET REFLECTION sprung something of a surprise as she got the better of Donjuan Triumphant, Buratino and Gifted Master in impressive style. Read More...

Gutsy Home Of The Brave wins Jury Stakes

Racing Post | 3 days ago
HOME OF THE BRAVE was sporting different colours but was his same old self, winning bravely from the front under James Doyle. Read More...