European Racing

Japan: Dear Domus gives Miura first Grade 1

Racing Post | 3 days ago
DEAR DOMUS (Yutaka Takahashi/Kosei Miura) got the better of sustained duel with favourite Tap That to land Japan's most prestigious race for juveniles on dirt. Read More...

Mullins: Faugheen faces stern Christmas Hurdle test

Racing Post | 3 days ago
WILLIE MULLINS insists Faugheen is now a fitter horse than the one who thrilled Ascot racegoers last month - but he still believes the Stan James Champion Hurdle favourite faces a stern test at Kempton next week. Read More...

Spencer marks British return with a victory

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JAMIE SPENCER began the rest of his career in perfect fashion at Lingfield on Wednesday, winning on his first mount since announcing his retirement U-turn earlier in the week. Read More...

Sign Of A Victory set to swerve Ladbroke Hurdle at Ascot

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SIGN OF A VICTORY, whose impressive Ascot reappearance success propelled him to ante-post favouritism for the Ladbroke Hurdle, is set to miss Saturday's showpiece handicap. Read More...

Walsh eyes Fairyhouse recovery for Un De Sceaux

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE exciting Un De Sceaux, who lost his unbeaten record when falling at Thurles last time but is still prominent in the betting for the Racing Post Arkle at the Cheltenham Festival, is in line to run at Fairyhouse on Saturday. Read More...

Leopardstown yielding to soft for Christmas fixture

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE going for Leopardstown's Christmas meeting, due to feature Cheltenham Gold Cup winners Lord Windermere and Bobs Worth plus Champion Hurdle heroes Hurricane Fly and Jezki, was described on Wednesday morning as yielding to soft. Read More...

Harry Topper to miss Welsh National and Lexus Chase

Racing Post | 4 days ago
HARRY TOPPER, quoted at 16-1 for the Coral Welsh Grand National and Lexus Chase over Christmas, will miss both assignments as trainer Kim Bailey is "not that happy" with him. Read More...

Harry Topper to miss Welsh National and Lexus Chase

Racing Post | 4 days ago
HARRY TOPPER, quoted at 16-1 for the Coral Welsh Grand National and Lexus Chase over Christmas, will miss both assignments as trainer Kim Bailey is "not that happy" with him. Read More...

King Kauto stars at Olympia horse show

Racing Post | 4 days ago
KAUTO STAR, who lit up the Christmas period with five wins in Kempton's King George VI Chase, was back in the spotlight on Tuesday evening when taking part in a dressage demonstration in London. Read More...

King Kauto stars at Olympia horse show

Racing Post | 4 days ago
KAUTO STAR, who lit up the Christmas period with five wins in Kempton's King George VI Chase, was back in the spotlight on Tuesday evening when taking part in a dressage demonstration in London. Read More...

Christmas repreive for Russell as whip ban reduced

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DAVY RUSSELL can look forward to a Christmas with Lord Windermere after he and Phillip Enright were cleared to ride at the Leopardstown and Limerick Christmas festivals, their bans for a bizarre Clonmel whip incident reduced to two days on appeal. Read More...

Kempton delighted with ground as King George nears

Racing Post | 4 days ago
KEMPTON clerk of the course Barney Clifford is delighted with the state of the ground as the build up to Boxing Day's William Hill King George VI Chase intensifies. Read More...

BHA warns small fields are threat to integrity

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE BHA on Tuesday warned small fields pose a threat to racing's integrity and said it was likely further measures to tackle diminishing field sizes would be implemented. Read More...

Flemenstar nearing return to racing

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THREE-TIME Grade 1-winning chaser Flemenstar could be back on the racecourse in February after more than a year off recovering from a tendon injury. Read More...

Flemenstar nearing return to racing after year’s absence

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THREE-TIME Grade 1-winning chaser Flemenstar could be back on the racecourse in February after more than a year off recovering from a tendon injury. Read More...

Racing Post in four-year data deal

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE Racing Post has been appointed official distributor of pre-race data for British horseracing up to the end of 2018. Read More...

UK unlikely to join the Hong Kong pool party

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ENTRY to Hong Kong's massive betting pools is opening up, but the signs are that UK Tote punters will be left at the gate. Read More...

Spencer keeps Qatar association for all-weather return

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JAMIE SPENCER will make a low-key return to action in Britain tomorrow, with the jockey set for two rides on the all-weather, both for his former employer Qatar Racing. Read More...

Walkon back in action for King at Newbury

Racing Post | 5 days ago
WALKON will have his first start since picking up an injury in the Crabbie's Grand National at Newbury tomorrow in a 3m graduation chase, but the race is another valuable prize blighted by a small field. Read More...

Greatrex rules Harden out of Leopardstown trip

Racing Post | 5 days ago
COLE HARDEN will not run in the Grade 1 Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown on December 28, trainer Warren Greatrex has confirmed. Read More...

Balgarry set to make comeback in Ladbroke

Racing Post | 5 days ago
DAVID PIPE is readying two runners for Saturday's Ladbroke at Ascot, led by the returning Balgarry, not seen since running at the Cheltenham Festival in 2012. Read More...

Plunge horse Activial challenging for Ladbroke favouritism

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ANTE-POST favourite Sign Of A Victory's place at the head of the market for Saturday's Ladbroke was coming under serious threat on Monday evening as the sponsors reported a "considerable gamble" on Activial. Read More...

Creepy set Boxing Day redemption mission

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CREEPY looks set to get the chance to put his chasing career back on track after unseating his rider at Cheltenham last month with trainer Martin Keighley eyeing a tilt at the Kauto Star Novices' Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day. Read More...

Betfred appoint new finance director

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BETFRED have appointed Nicola Barr as their new finance director following the news that Barry Nightingale is leaving the bookmaker to join travel group Monarch in January. Read More...

Un De Sceaux given Haydock entry

Racing Post | 6 days ago
UN DE SCEAUX could make his first appearance in Britain this weekend after being given an entry in the Swift First Time Right Novices' Chase at Haydock. Read More...

King George hero Kauto Star back in the limelight

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IT HAS been three years since he last wowed a festive crowd but Kauto Star is back in a starring role this Christmas, appearing in a dressage demonstration on the opening night of the London International Horse Show at Olympia on Tuesday night. Read More...

Medinas heads Long Walk five

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MEDINAS, who claimed the notable scalps of More Of That and Cole Harden on his most recent start, will face a maximum of just four rivals in Saturday's Grade 1 JLT Long Walk Hurdle. Read More...

Medinas heads Long Walk five

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MEDINAS, who claimed the notable scalps of More Of That and Cole Harden on his most recent start, will face a maximum of just four rivals in Saturday's Grade 1 JLT Long Walk Hurdle. Read More...

World Class: Local thrive at Sha Tin as world’s best stay away

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ABLE FRIEND was the star of the show at Sha Tin on Sunday, posting an RPR which puts him among the top six racehorses in the world. And he wasn't the only highlight for the home team. Read More...

Jezki ready for Hurricane clash at Leopardstown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
JESSICA HARRINGTON confessed her admiration for the nature of The New One’s smooth success at Cheltenham on Saturday but warned she will have Jezki in mint condition to defend his Stan James Champion Hurdle crown against him in March. Read More...

Spencer to continue riding in dramatic retirement u-turn

Racing Post | 6 days ago
JAMIE SPENCER has performed a dramatic u-turn and will continue as a freelance jockey having rejected a chance to join Qatar Racing in a management role. Read More...

Spencer to continue riding in dramatic retirement u-turn

Racing Post | 6 days ago
JAMIE SPENCER has performed a dramatic u-turn and will continue as a freelance jockey after abandoning plans to retire from the saddle. Read More...

No More Heroes too tough for Shaneshill at Navan

Racing Post | 7 days ago
NO MORE HEROES upset the odds overturning Neptune Novices' Hurdle favourite Shaneshill in a tight finish under a typically-powerful Barry Geragthy drive. Read More...

No More Heroes too tough for Shaneshill at Navan

Racing Post | 7 days ago
NO MORE HEROES upset the odds overturning Neptune Novices' Hurdle favourite Shaneshill in a tight finish under a typically-powerful Barry Geraghty drive. Read More...

Navan: No More Heroes too tough for Shaneshill

Racing Post | 7 days ago
NO MORE HEROES upset the odds overturning Neptune Novices' Hurdle favourite Shaneshill in a tight finish under a typically-powerful Barry Geraghty drive. Read More...

USA: Brandi in charge again with Starlet win

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BREEDERS' CUP Juvenile Fillies' winner Take Charge Brandi (D Wayne Lukas/Victor Espinoza) surely rubberstamped herself an Eclipse Award winner with her second Grade 1 victory in the Starlet Stakes. Read More...

Business bulletin: Paddy Power make management changes

Racing Post | 7 days ago
LAST week was less frenetic than the previous seven days but bookmaker chief executives were still in the news with two of the sector's big names preparing for changes at the top. Read More...

Today’s racing: Shaneshill bids for Mullins four-timer

Racing Post | 7 days ago
WILLIE MULLINS and Ruby Walsh have combined to win the last three runnings of the Grade 2 Navan Novice Hurdle (12.55) and they will be hoping to extend that sequence with Shaneshill. Read More...

Hong Kong: Rome defeats Attack in Cup thriller

Racing Post | 7 days ago
DESIGNS ON ROME gave John Moore and Joao Moreira a big-race double when getting up at the death to defeat old foe Military Attack. Read More...

Rome defeats Attack in Hong Kong Cup thriller

Racing Post | 7 days ago
DESIGNS ON ROME gave John Moore and Joao Moreira a big-race double when getting up at the death to defeat old foe Military Attack. Read More...

Hong Kong: Able Friend saunters to Mile victory

Racing Post | 7 days ago
ABLE FRIEND was in a different league to his rivals when winning as he liked for John Moore and Joao Moreira. Read More...

Able Friend proves different class in Hong Kong Mile

Racing Post | 7 days ago
ABLE FRIEND was in a different league to his rivals when winning as he liked for John Moore and Joao Moreira. Read More...

Hong Kong: Aerovelocity streaks home in Sprint

Racing Post | 7 days ago
Aerovelocity (Paul O'Sullivan/Zac Purton) proved jet-propelled from the stalls when flying to the lead and making all. Read More...

Flintshire gains deserved Group 1 in Hong Kong Vase

Racing Post | 7 days ago
FLINTSHIRE, so often the bridesmaid at the highest level, went one better for Andre Fabre and Maxime Guyon when being in the right place in a slowly-run race. Read More...

Hong Kong: Flintshire gains deserved Group 1

Racing Post | 7 days ago
FLINTSHIRE, so often the bridesmaid at the highest level, went one better for Andre Fabre and Maxime Guyon when being in the right place in a slowly-run race. Read More...

Hong Kong: Flintshire gains deserved Group 1 in Vase

Racing Post | 7 days ago
FLINTSHIRE, so often the bridesmaid at the highest level, went one better for Andre Fabre and Maxime Guyon when being in the right place in a slowly-run race. Read More...

Cirrus Des Aigles passed fit for Hong Kong Cup

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CIRRUS DES AIGLES, slightly lame after exercising yesterday, has been passed fit for today’s Longines Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin, but he will be monitored until the race. Read More...

Hong Kong: Cirrus Des Aigles passed fit for Cup

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CIRRUS DES AIGLES, slightly lame after exercising yesterday, has been passed fit for today’s Longines Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin, but he will be monitored until the race. Read More...