European Racing

Crowley joins riding greats after 45th winner of month

Racing Post | 8 hours ago
FLAT jockeys' championship leader Jim Crowley joined a select list of jockeys to have ridden 45 winners in a calendar month when he claimed a narrow victory on Bazzat at Chelmsford on Thursday night. Read More...

Crowley joins riding greats after 45th winner of month

Racing Post | 8 hours ago
FLAT jockeys' championship leader Jim Crowley joined a select list of jockeys to have ridden 45 winners in a calendar month when he claimed a narrow victory on Bazzat at Chelmsford on Thursday night. Read More...

Dettori gets call for Order Of St George in Arc

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
FRANKIE DETTORI will get the chance to win a fifth Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on Sunday after Aidan O’Brien ushered him from the substitutes' bench to take the ride on Gold Cup hero Order Of St George. Read More...

Dettori gets call-up for Order Of St George in Arc

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
FRANKIE DETTORI will get the chance to win a fifth Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on Sunday after Aidan O’Brien ushered him from the substitutes' bench to take the ride on Gold Cup hero Order Of St George. Read More...

Russell refuses to continue riding after Clonmel ban

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
DAVY RUSSELL refused to take his remaining rides at Clonmel on Thursday after being hit with a 17-day ban by the stewards, 14 of which were issued for improper conduct. Read More...

Russell refuses to continue riding after Clonmel ban

Racing Post | 12 hours ago
DAVY RUSSELL refused to take his remaining rides at Clonmel on Thursday after being hit with a 17-day ban by the stewards, 14 of which were issued for improper conduct. Read More...

Chantilly Chatter: Normandel to make Demuro smile

Racing Post | 13 hours ago
Racing Post France correspondent Scott Burton continues to bring you the latest news and gossip from Chantilly before the weekend's Arc meeting. Read More...

Former jockeys and trainers to sit on disciplinary panels

Racing Post | 14 hours ago
FORMER jockeys and trainers should sit on a disciplinary panel that is presently "not structurally independent", a QC has recommended in what represents the most radical review of racing's judiciary in years. Read More...

Gold Cup hero Don Cossack nearing return to training

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
CONNECTIONS of Don Cossack will have a better idea about the prospect of their Gold Cup hero racing again when he returns to training at Gordon Elliott's yard in the coming weeks. Read More...

Sprint star Shalaa makes comeback at Ascot

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
SHALAA, last year's leading British-trained juvenile, will make his eagerly-awaited seasonal return in the Group 3 John Guest Bengough Stakes at Ascot on Saturday. Read More...

France: Quest For More set Prix du Cadran mission

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
QUEST FOR MORE will be tasked with winning a first Group 1 when he tackles the Prix du Cadran at Chantilly on Saturday. Read More...

South Africa’s Smart Call all set for Sun Chariot

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
OUTSTANDING South African racemare Smart Call has her prep race for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Santa Anita in November when she takes on some of the best of her sex in Europe in the Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes. Read More...

South Africa’s Smart Call to face eight in Sun Chariot

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
OUTSTANDING South African racemare Smart Call has her prep race for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Santa Anita in November when she takes on eight rivals in the Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday. Read More...

Tylicki gets big moment on German raider Vivre

Racing Post | 20 hours ago
FRANKIE DETTORI may be finding it hard to get a mount in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe but there are no such worries for Freddy Tylicki. Read More...

Betfred chief executive John Haddock leaves firm

Racing Post | 1 day ago
BETFRED chief executive John Haddock has left the bookmaker after 30 years with the organisation, the Racing Post can reveal. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Arctic Ben could delight again

Racing Post | 1 day ago
IN LIFE it's important to have something to look forward to. (In death, less important). You know you're losing interest in life if the sight of an eight-race card at Brighton no longer makes you say, "Yippee! Eight races! Yippee!" Read More...

Chantilly Chatter: Carlos won’t forget cheekpieces again

Racing Post | 2 days ago
The Prix Vermeille has established itself as a decent trial for the Arc in recent years, thanks to the exploits of Zarkava, Solemia and Treve Read More...

Outstanding juvenile Air Force Blue retired to stud

Racing Post | 2 days ago
AIR FORCE BLUE has been retired from racing after a three-year-old campaign that failed to live up to the spectacular promise of his juvenile season. Read More...

Heartbreak City to contest Melbourne Cup

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HEARTBREAK CITY, whose victory in the Ebor prompted such joyous celebrations in the York winners' enclosure, has been partially sold to Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock and will run in the Melbourne Cup. Read More...

Viking Flagship owner Graham Roach dies aged 69

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GRAHAM ROACH, who owned dual Queen Mother Champion Chase winner Viking Flagship among a host of distinguished jumps winners, has died at the age of 69. Read More...

Gigginstown horses a ‘massive boost’ for Elliott

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GORDON ELLIOTT, who will be the main beneficiary of the fallout between Willie Mullins and Gigginstown House Stud, has described the arrival of a clutch of talented horses as a "massive boost" for his stable. Read More...

Gigginstown horses to be divided among five yards

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GIGGINSTOWN HOUSE STUD have removed around 60 horses from Willie Mullins after a disagreement about the Irish champion trainer raising his fees. Read More...

World Class: weight disadvantage may not stop Postponed

Racing Post | 2 days ago
POSTPONED is clear favourite for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe on Sunday, but he will carry a weight which officials last week admitted puts him at a disadvantage. Read More...

Five key Gigginstown horses Mullins has lost

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Following the news of the shock split between Gigginstown and Willie Mullins, David Carr identifies five stars that will be leaving Ireland's champion trainer. Read More...

Irish Champion hero Almanzor out of Arc as 17 go forward

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IRISH CHAMPION STAKES hero Almanzor will not to contest the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Chantilly on Sunday after he was taken out at the second forfeit stage. Read More...

Hoiles offered ITV lead commentator role

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RICHARD HOILES is poised to become the voice of ITV racing next year after being offered the role of lead commentator. Read More...

Hoiles poised to become the voice of ITV racing

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RICHARD HOILES is poised to become the voice of ITV racing next year after being offered the role of lead commentator. Read More...

Gigginstown remove 60 horses from Mullins in fees row

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GIGGINSTOWN HOUSE STUD have removed around 60 horses from Willie Mullins after a disagreement about the Irish champion trainer raising his fees. Read More...

Gigginstown remove 60 horses from Mullins due to fees row

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GIGGINSTOWN HOUSE STUD have removed around 60 horses from Willie Mullins after a disagreement about the Irish champion trainer raising his fees. Read More...

Fell hopeful of a winner as he sends out first runners

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ROGER FELL hopes he might start his training career with a winner at Nottingham on Wednesday when he sends out his first runners since taking over from his former tenant David Loughnane. Read More...

Champion Stakes hope Hobbs to have racecourse gallop

Racing Post | 2 days ago
LAST YEAR's Irish Derby winner Jack Hobbs is set to return to the racecourse at Kempton on Wednesday afternoon, where he is scheduled to exercise before racing at around 5pm. Read More...

Sherman hoping Chrome can shine in Breeders’ Cup prep

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CALIFORNIA CHROME, regarded by many as the best horse in the world, will make his final start before November's Breeders' Cup Classic when he competes in the Grade 1 Awesome Again Stakes at Santa Anita on Saturday. Read More...

Dods: Angel should not be so short for Abbaye

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MICHAEL DODS questions whether dual Coolmore Nunthorpe winner Mecca's Angel should be such a hot favourite for Sunday's Prix de l'Abbaye but does not expect the ground to prove a problem. Read More...

Dods: Mecca’s Angel should not be so short for Abbaye

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MICHAEL DODS questions whether dual Coolmore Nunthorpe winner Mecca's Angel should be such a hot favourite for Sunday's Prix de l'Abbaye but does not expect the ground to prove a problem. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: cream buns all round if Antiphony wins

Racing Post | 2 days ago
GOOD news. I've got something useful to tell you. I've just finished reading Mick Channon jnr's new book, called 'How's your Dad?' and if you do the same I'll be very surprised if you don't enjoy it. Read More...

Harzand in ‘tremendous form’ for Arc challenge

Racing Post | 3 days ago
DUAL Derby hero Harzand has fully recovered from the injury he sustained in the Irish Champion Stakes on his last start and goes into Sunday's Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe in "tremendous form" according to big-race jockey Pat Smull Read More...

National sponsor Randox Health in Cheltenham deal

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GRAND NATIONAL sponsor Randox Health has expanded its racing portfolio to include Cheltenham after backing a pair of £50,000 handicap chases at the track next month. Read More...

Trainer Willie Musson set to call it a day after 40 years

Racing Post | 3 days ago
WILLIE MUSSON, one of Newmarket’s most senior and respected trainers, is to retire at the end of this week after more than 40 years with a licence. Read More...

Dettori on search for Arc ride with Rock out as 19 remain

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TRAINER Dermot Weld has revealed that Fascinating Rock, the intended mount of Frankie Dettori, will not be lining up for the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on Sunday - but Irish Champion Stakes hero Almanzor remains in contention. Read More...

Dettori on search for Arc ride with Rock ruled out

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TRAINER Dermot Weld has revealed that Fascinating Rock, the intended mount of Frankie Dettori, will not be lining up for the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on Sunday but Irish Champion Stakes hero Almanzor remains in contention. Read More...

Lemaire happy as Makahiki completes Arc preparation

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JOCKEY Christophe Lemaire declared himself reassured on Tuesday morning after guiding Makahiki through his final serious piece of work ahead of Sunday's Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. Read More...

Limato likely to make Foret bid after favourable forecast

Racing Post | 3 days ago
HENRY CANDY has said the weather forecast for Chantilly means July Cup winner Limato is a likely runner in Sunday’s Group 1 Qatar Prix de la Foret. Read More...

Limato likely to make Foret bid after favourable forecast

Racing Post | 3 days ago
HENRY CANDY has said the weather forecast for Chantilly means July Cup winner Limato is a likely runner in Sunday’s Group 1 Qatar Prix de la Foret. Read More...

Ayr abandons due to waterlogged track

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TODAY’S meeting at Ayr has been abandoned due to a waterlogged track. Read More...

Crowley steams ahead in title race with Bath double

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JIM CROWLEY was cut to as short as 2-9 to become champion jockey as he extended his lead by two at Bath on Monday. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Pop to Dunstall Park to chat with Abdullah

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IF YOU fancy having a word with Sir Michael Stoute and Prince Khalid Abdullah then it might be worth popping along to Wolverhampton and joining them in the parade ring before Aberlady runs in the 6.10. Read More...

Munster National renamed to honour JT McNamara

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SUNDAY'S Munster National at Limerick has been renamed to honour John Thomas McNamara, the leading amateur rider who died on July 26. Read More...

Dettori to bid for record fifth Arc on Rock

Racing Post | 4 days ago
MIDTERM will miss the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe with Khalid Abdullah's Juddmonte team set to rely on New Bay in Sunday's big race. Read More...