European Racing

More Frankel juveniles set to hit the track

Racing Post | 5 days ago
Our Newmarket correspondent David Milnes, who tracked the Sir Henry Cecil-trained superstar through his career on the Newmarket gallops, focuses on some of the second wave of baby Frankels who are about to hit the track. Read More...

Love Island pair given life bans for festival flash

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TWO TV stars and have been banned from British racecourses for life after exposing themselves at this year's Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: One of them has to win!

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CONSIDER, if you can be bothered, the maiden handicap; a race for horses that haven't won one yet but - HEY - one of them's about to win one now! Read More...

Thikriyaat to put Champions Day potential to test

Racing Post | 5 days ago
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE'S Glorious Goodwood winner Thikriyaat will have his Queen Elizabeth II Stakes credentials tested in Saturday's Doom Bar Celebration Mile after owner Sheikh Hamdan al Maktoum agreed to pay £10,000 to supplement him. Read More...

Berry back at Kempton to make up for lost time

Racing Post | 5 days ago
FRAN BERRY said on Monday there was still plenty to look forward to as he got set to return from injury at Kempton on Wednesday after missing the height of the summer racing season. Read More...

Berry returns at Kempton on Wednesday

Racing Post | 5 days ago
FRAN BERRY said on Monday there was still plenty to look forward to as he got set to return from injury at Kempton on Wednesday after missing the height of the summer racing season. Read More...

Baker and Metcalfe grab gold in Eborlympics

Racing Post | 5 days ago
In the wake of some thrilling racing at York's Ebor festival, Bill Barber, David Carr, Jon Lees and Lee Mottershead hand out the medals to the top performers of the week... and highlight those who have finished further down the field! Read More...

Fallon ‘doing great’ and riding out in Newmarket

Racing Post | 5 days ago
KIEREN FALLON is back riding out in Newmarket, as the former champion jockey continues his treatment for depression. Read More...

Chantilly no issue for Arc bound Postponed says Varian

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TRAINER Roger Varian has Postponed's sights firmly fixed on the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe and believes the five-year-old's versatility means the race's temporary home at Chantilly will present no problems. Read More...

Chantilly no issue for Arc bound Postponed

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TRAINER Roger Varian has Postponed's sights firmly fixed on the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe and believes the five-year-old's versatility means the race's temporary home at Chantilly will present no problems. Read More...

Appleby: Queen Kindly will take all the beating

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IT WAS a battle of the Frankel fillies in the SkyBet Lowther Stakes at York on Thursday, and it was the lesser fancied Queen Kindly that came out on top. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: A sentimental race at Brighton

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IT IS possible that you don't know that we have arrived at the 20th running of the Ian Carnaby (formerly the Ashforth-Carnaby) Selling Handicap (Class 6) at Brighton (2.30). Well, we have. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: A sentimental race

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IT IS possible that you don't know that we have arrived at the 20th running of the Ian Carnaby (formerly the Ashforth-Carnaby) Selling Handicap (Class 6) at Brighton (2.30). Well, we have. Read More...

Curragh: Rhododendron blossoms for O’Brien

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE might have been disappointment for Aidan O'Brien with US Army Ranger half an hour earlier, but there was compensation when the well-backed Rhododendron led home stablemate Hydrangea for a smart victory in this Group 2. Read More...

Curragh: Rhododendron blossoms with Debutante victory

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE might have been disappointment for Aidan O'Brien with US Army Ranger half an hour earlier, but there was compensation when the well-backed Rhododendron led home stablemate Hydrangea for a smart victory in this Group 2. Read More...

Curragh: Rhododendron blossoms in Debutante

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE might have been disappointment for Aidan O'Brien with US Army Ranger half an hour earlier, but there was compensation when the well-backed Rhododendron led home stablemate Hydrangea for a smart victory in this Group 2. Read More...

Rhododendron blossoms with Debutante victory

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE might have been disappointment for Aidan O'Brien with US Army Ranger half an hour earlier, but there was compensation when the well-backed Rhododendron led home stablemate Hydrangea for a smart victory in this Group 2. Read More...

France: Tylicki claims first Group 1 on Speedy Boarding

Racing Post | 6 days ago
James Fanshawe and Hughie Morrison landed a double success for Britain in Deauville as Speedy Boarding won the Group Prix Jean Romanet and Nearly Caught the Prix Kergorlay Read More...

Double delight for British trainers in Deauville

Racing Post | 6 days ago
James Fanshawe and Hughie Morrison landed a double success for Britain in Deauville as Speedy Boarding won the Group Prix Jean Romanet and Nearly Caught the Prix Kergorlay Read More...

Success Days makes all to upset the big guns in Royal Whip

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Curragh: Success Days upsets the big guns in Royal Whip

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Success Days makes all to upset favourites

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Success Days makes all to upset big guns

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Smart Churchill enhances 2,000 Guineas claims

Racing Post | 6 days ago
HE ARRIVED at the Curragh as the ante-post second favourite for next year's 2,000 Guineas, and Churchill certainly did his Classic claims no harm with a comprehensive success in the Group 2 Futurity Stakes. Read More...

Curragh: Churchill boosts Guineas claims with Futurity win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
HE ARRIVED at the Curragh as the ante-post second favourite for next year's 2,000 Guineas, and Churchill certainly did his Classic claims no harm with a comprehensive success in the Group 2 Futurity Stakes. Read More...

Churchill enhances Guineas claims with Futurity win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
HE ARRIVED at the Curragh as the ante-post second favourite for next year's 2,000 Guineas, and Churchill certainly did his Classic claims no harm with a comprehensive success in the Group 2 Futurity Stakes. Read More...

Lady Aurelia gets the job done in Prix Morny

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADY AURELIA set out her stall and did what was expected as she delivered as the 2-7 favourite to land the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville. Read More...

France: Lady Aurelia gets the job done in Prix Morny

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADY AURELIA set out her stall and did what was expected as she delivered as the 2-7 favourite to land the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville. Read More...

Aurelia gets the job done in Morny

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADY AURELIA set out her stall and did what was expected as she delivered as the 2-7 favourite to land the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville. Read More...

Former ‘Hooligan’ Muntahaa settles into Leger frame

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MUNTAHAA is firmly in the Ladbrokes St Leger picture following Saturday's Listed handicap success at Chester, although racing manager Angus Gold warns that his participation has not yet been confirmed by owner Hamdan Al Maktoum. Read More...

Injured Probert to miss Star Sprint Cup ride

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DAVID PROBERT will miss out on riding Dancing Star in the Group 1 Sprint Cup after suffering a dislocated and broken wrist in a fall after the line in the concluding 5½f handicap at Chester on Saturday. Read More...

Champion miler Maurice gets reality check

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NEOREALISM (Noriyuki Hori/Christophe Lemaire) flew to the front after a good break and never saw another rival to land the biggest Grade 2 prize in Hokkaido Islan, at a price of 162-10. Read More...

Japan: Champion miler Maurice gets reality check

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NEOREALISM (Noriyuki Hori/Christophe Lemaire) flew to the front after a good break and never saw another rival to land the biggest Grade 2 prize in Hokkaido Islan, at a price of 162-10. Read More...

USA: Songbird makes it a perfect ten with easy win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SONGBIRD (Jerry Hollendorfer/ Mike Smith) extended her unbeaten record to ten with an easy seven-length win in the Grade 1 Alabama Stakes. Read More...

The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 6 days ago
The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners Read More...

William Hill suitors bow to the inevitable

Racing Post | 6 days ago
The writing had been on the wall for a few days so it was not a great surprise that Rank Group and 888 Holdings walked away from their their £3 billion-plus bid to take over William Hill last week Read More...

California Chrome shines in Pacific Classic romp

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CALIFORNIA CHROME (Art Sherman/Victor Espinoza) put up arguably the best performance of his career in the Pacific Classic when easily brushing aside high-class rivals Beholder and Dortmund to win by five lengths. Read More...

Australia: Walsh unsuccessful in Grand National bid

Racing Post | 6 days ago
KATIE WALSH failed in her bid to win the Australian Grand National at Ballarat on Sunday when her mount I’ll’ava’alf was brought down at the final fence when out of contention. Read More...

Lady Aurelia out for Group 1 glory in the Prix Morny

Racing Post | 7 days ago
FOR MANY the defining memory of the whole five days at Royal Ascot will have been the sight of Frankie Dettori blasting seven lengths clear of his rivals, clad in the yellow silks of Curlin and Rachel Alexandra. Read More...

Heartbreak City breezes to historic Ebor win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GALWAY FESTIVAL scorer Heartbreak City made history on the Knavesmire by becoming the first horse since the great Sea Pigeon in 1979 to carry more than 9st 4lb to victory in Europe's richest handicap under promising apprentice Adam McNamara. Read More...

York: Heartbreak City breezes to historic Ebor win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GALWAY FESTIVAL scorer Heartbreak City made history on the Knavesmire by becoming the first horse since the great Sea Pigeon in 1979 to carry more than 9st 4lb to victory in Europe's richest handicap under promising apprentice Adam McNamara. Read More...

Blue Point slams rivals in Gimcrack

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BLUE POINT emphatically announced himself as a major contender for next year's 2,000 Guineas after he floored his rivals to easily win the Gimcrack Stakes in the Godolphin colours. Read More...

York: Blue Point slams rivals in Gimcrack

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BLUE POINT emphatically confirmed his reputation as one of the best two-year-olds of this campaign by breezing to an easy win in the Gimcrack Stakes. Read More...

Sandown: Persuasive impressive in Atalanta rout

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE RACE was all over as soon as jockey Robert Havlin unleashed Persuasive to the front, as the filly flew home to land the Atalanta Stakes at Sandown and stretch her unbeaten record to five. Read More...

Persuasive impressive in devastating Atalanta win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE RACE was all over as soon as jockey Robert Havlin unleashed Persuasive to the front, as the filly flew home to land the Atalanta Stakes at Sandown and stretch her unbeaten record to five. Read More...

Persuasive impressive in Atalanta rout

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE RACE was all over as soon as jockey Robert Havlin unleashed Persuasive to the front, as the filly flew home to land the Atalanta Stakes at Sandown and stretch her unbeaten record to five. Read More...

Blow for Ellison as star pair ruled out for season

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BRIAN ELLISON has been dealt a major blow heading into the closing stages of the Flat campaign, with both Top Notch Tonto and Balty Boys, two of his stable stars, ruled out for the remainder of the season. Read More...

Australia: Winx stunning once more on return to action

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IT may be the start of a new campaign but it was a case of same old Winx in Sydney on Saturday as the brilliant mare dominated her rivals yet again. Read More...