European Racing

Good expected to feature in Chester going on day one

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CHESTER'S Boodles May festival is set to be blessed by three dry days, with sunny spells and temperatures rising to 16C. Read More...

Jockeys give Newcastle all-weather surface thumbs-up

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE newly-laid Tapeta surface at Newcastle has received the thumbs-up from trainers and jockeys after a successful trial took place at the course on Tuesday morning. Read More...

All-weather surface at Newcastle receives praise

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE newly-laid Tapeta surface at Newcastle has received the thumbs-up from trainers and jockeys after a successful trial took place at the course on Tuesday morning. Read More...

All-weather surface at Newcastle receives praise from jockeys

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE newly-laid Tapeta surface at Newcastle has received the thumbs-up from trainers and jockeys after a successful trial took place at the course on Tuesday morning. Read More...

All-weather surface at Newcastle gets thumbs-up from jockeys

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE newly-laid Tapeta surface at Newcastle has received the thumbs-up from trainers and jockeys after a successful trial took place at the course on Tuesday morning. Read More...

Decline in betting shops could cost millions to Exchequer and racing

Racing Post | 3 days ago
POLICY makers will be set "significant challenges" if the betting shop industry declines, a seminar on the future of the sector was told last week at the Palace of Westminster. Read More...

Foxes earn cunning local punters 650,000 payout

Racing Post | 3 days ago
LEICESTER'S remarkable Premier League triumph has left local bookmaker Mark Jarvis paying up £650,000 to punters who took an almighty leap of faith on their team doing the unthinkable. Read More...

Derby favourite US Army Ranger declared for Chester

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ANTE-POST Investec Derby favourite US Army Ranger takes his next step towards the Epsom Classic on Thursday when contesting the Group 3 MBNA Chester Vase. Read More...

Henderson: ‘I’d love to regain the title’

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THREE-TIME champion jumps trainer Nicky Henderson has vowed "we certainly haven't given up yet" in his stable's quest to win the title again. Read More...

2,000 Guineas second Massaat to be aimed at Derby

Racing Post | 3 days ago
QIPCO 2,000 GUINEAS second Massaat will be aimed at the Investec Derby with connections hopeful the promising son of Teofilo will stay the trip. Read More...

Australia: First feature jumps race win for Waterhouse

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GAI WATERHOUSE proved her ability to train over both codes in style when landing her first feature jumps race with Valediction, a comprehensive winner of the Brierly Steeplechase. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Chance to see one of racing’s small heroes

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THERE'S one I've been waiting for running today, at Sedgefield. Not to back it or lay it but just to watch it, out of curiosity. Read More...

Curragh: Found impressive in cosy Mooresbridge win

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BREEDERS' Cup Turf winner Found turned the tables on Fascinating Rock, reversing the form of last year's Group 1 Qipco Champion Stakes at Ascot, and exacted her revenge in stylish fashion to win the Group 3 contest. Read More...

Found impressive in cosy Mooresbridge win

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BREEDERS' Cup Turf winner Found turned the tables on Fascinating Rock, reversing the form of last year's Group 1 Qipco Champion Stakes at Ascot, and exacted her revenge in stylish fashion to win the Group 3 contest. Read More...

Curragh: Awtaad strengthens Irish Guineas claims

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TATTERSALLS Irish 2,000 Guineas bound Awtaad showed a taking turn of foot and attitude to secure a third victory from four starts in the €55,000 listed event. Read More...

Awtaad strengthens Irish 2,000 Guineas claims

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TATTERSALLS Irish 2,000 Guineas bound Awtaad showed a taking turn of foot and attitude to secure a third victory from four starts in the €55,000 listed event. Read More...

Curragh: Awtaad strengthens Irish 2,000 Guineas claims

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TATTERSALLS Irish 2,000 Guineas bound Awtaad showed a taking turn of foot and attitude to secure a third victory from four starts in the €55,000 listed event. Read More...

Groundstaff narrowly avoid mid-race collision

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TWO stray groundstaff suffered the fright of their lives at Bath on Monday when narrowly avoiding an on-track collision with runners in the 2m1f handicap. Read More...

Ground staff narrowly avoid mid-race collision at Bath

Racing Post | 4 days ago
A BANK holiday Monday at the races is supposed to provide fun for all the family though two stray xxxx had the fright of their lives at Bath this afternoon when runners narrowly avoided a potentially life-threatening collision with the track wanderers du Read More...

Ground staff narrowly avoid mid-race collision

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TWO stray ground staff suffered the fright of their lives at Bath on Monday when narrowly avoiding an on-track collision with runners in 2m1f handicap. Read More...

World Class: Minding win sets Derby poser for O’Brien

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Sam Walker looks back at the best performances on Guineas weekend and looks at the big Derby question facing Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

World Class: Minding sets Derby poser for O’Brien

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Sam Walker looks back at the best performances on Guineas weekend and looks at the big Derby question facing Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

Father of amateur rider Brodie Hampson dies

Racing Post | 4 days ago
MARK HAMPSON, the father of Royal Artillery Gold Cup winner Brodie Hampson, has died, the amateur rider said on Monday morning. Read More...

Vega and Awtaad on Guineas trial at the Curragh

Racing Post | 4 days ago
MICHAEL O'CALLAGHAN resisted the temptation of sending Blue De Vega to Newmarket for the 2,000 Guineas but today we will find out whether his stable star is a genuine contender for the Irish equivalent later this month. Read More...

Found and Fascinating Rock set for battle at the Curragh

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AIDAN O'Brien saddled the first three home in the 1,000 Guineas on Sunday, and he turns to another star filly this afternoon in the shape of Found, who runs against Fascinating Rock in the Group 3 Mooresbridge Stakes at the Curragh. Read More...

Found and Fascinating Rock set for Curragh battle

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AIDAN O'Brien saddled the first three home in the 1,000 Guineas on Sunday, and he turns to another star filly this afternoon in the shape of Found, who runs against Fascinating Rock in the Group 3 Mooresbridge Stakes at the Curragh. Read More...

Australia: Chautauqua set to swerve Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CONNECTIONS of Chautauqua have revealed that the star Australian sprinter will not run at Royal Ascot next month. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Bradley form ignites Mighty memories

Racing Post | 5 days ago
The Tatling's the horse people remember but the more elderly of us have fond memories of the days when Bradley was primarily a jumps trainer and the horse he was best known for was Mighty Marine. Read More...

Newmarket: Swiss Range quickens sharply to win Pretty Polly

Racing Post | 5 days ago
SWISS RANGE showcased a sparkling turn of foot to win the Pretty Polly Stakes at Newmarket, looking like a potentially top-class filly as she burst clear under the stand rail to win by three lengths under Frankie Dettori. Read More...

Newmarket: Swiss Range proves pretty quick in Polly

Racing Post | 5 days ago
SWISS RANGE showcased a sparkling turn of foot to win the Pretty Polly Stakes at Newmarket, looking like a potentially top-class filly as she burst clear under the stand rail to win by three lengths under Frankie Dettori. Read More...

Newmarket: Minding tops O’Brien 1-2-3 in 1,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 5 days ago
HOT favourite Minding registered an impressive, wide-margin success in the Qipco 1,000 Guineas, leading home Ballydoyle and Alice Springs to provide trainer Aidan O'Brien with a 1-2-3 in the first fillies' Classic of the season. Read More...

Minding leads home O’Brien 1-2-3 in 1,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 5 days ago
HOT favourite Minding registered an impressive, wide-margin success in the Qipco 1,000 Guineas, leading home Ballydoyle and Alice Springs to provide trainer Aidan O'Brien with a 1-2-3 in the first fillies' Classic of the season. Read More...

Usherette gets the better of Arabian Queen Dahlia duel

Racing Post | 5 days ago
FRENCH raider Usherette overhauled Juddmonte International Stakes winner Arabian Queen inside the final furlong to win the Dahlia Stakes for trainer Andre Fabre and rider Mickael Barzalona. Read More...

Newmarket: Usherette gets the better of Dahlia duel

Racing Post | 5 days ago
FRENCH raider Usherette overhauled Juddmonte International Stakes winner Arabian Queen inside the final furlong to win the Dahlia Stakes for trainer Andre Fabre and rider Mickael Barzalona. Read More...

Business bulletin: Embarrassment for Gala Coral after investigation

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE BETTING industry found itself under plenty of fire last week with some of the damage self-inflicted. Read More...

France: Garlingari aims to fill in for Cirrus in Ganay

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THIS Group 1 without the recently retired Cirrus Des Aigles is almost unthinkable, but the hugely popular seven-time top-flight winner will be the focus of attention for an expected bumper May 1 crowd at Saint-Cloud. Read More...

Japan: Take wins seventh Tenno Sho with Kitasan Black

Racing Post | 5 days ago
YUTAKA TAKE claimed his seventh victory in the Tenno Sho (Spring) with a strong ride to force Kitasan Black (Hisashi Shimizu) back in front on the line after being headed by Curren Mirotic. Read More...

Palmer ponders Derby option for Guineas hero Galileo Gold

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GALILEO GOLD will go straight to the Investec Derby without another run if connections elect to allow Saturday's Qipco 2,000 Guineas winner to take his chance at Epsom next month. Read More...

Palmer ponders Derby option for Guineas hero Gold

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GALILEO GOLD will go straight to the Investec Derby without another run if connections elect to allow Saturday's Qipco 2,000 Guineas winner to take his chance at Epsom next month. Read More...

South Africa: Abashiri scrambles home in Derby to win Triple Crown

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ABASHIRI (Mike Azzie/Karl Zechner) went into the history books as only the second horse to land the South African Triple Crown since Horse Chestnut 17 years ago. Read More...

Stunning Chatauqua in line for Royal Ascot and $1m bonus

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IF Sunday's contest was meant to be a true test of Chatauqua's ability as a world class international sprinter then he passed with flying colours as he produced a jaw-dropping turn of foot to run down the leaders having badly missed the break. Read More...

Stunning Chatauqua in line for Royal Ascot and $1m bonus

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IF Sunday's contest was meant to be a true test of Chatauqua's ability as a world class international sprinter then he passed with flying colours as he produced a jaw-dropping turn of foot to run down the leaders having badly missed the break. Read More...

Chautauqua in line for Royal Ascot and $1m bonus

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IF Sunday's contest was meant to be a true test of Chautauqua's ability as a world class international sprinter then he passed with flying colours as he produced a jaw-dropping turn of foot to run down the leaders having badly missed the break. Read More...

Gosden hoping fitness edge can help Nathra bridge gap

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JOHN GOSDEN realises Nathra could have a mountain to climb to turn around form with hot favourite Minding in Sunday's Qipco 1,000 Guineas but takes a chance that his filly's fitness edge could help reduce the gap. Read More...

Hong Kong: Chautauqua puts Ascot credentials to the test

Racing Post | 6 days ago
AUSTRALIA'S latest speed star Chautauqua puts his Royal Ascot credentials, and a tilt at a million-dollar bonus, on the line when he makes his overseas debut in the HK$10 million (£875,656) Chairman's Sprint Prize at Sha Tin. Read More...

Germany: Bavarian Classic to provide Derby clues

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Bavarian Classic is the top early season trial for the German Derby and seven of Sunday´s eight runners are entered in that race, to be run at Hamburg on July 10th. Read More...

Aintree hero Pineau De Re retired at Uttoxeter

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TRAINER Richard Newland on Saturday called time on the racing career of 2014 Crabbies Grand National winner Pineau De Re after the 13-year-old was pulled up in the feature handicap chase at Uttoxeter. Read More...

France: Macaire berates doctors while As does the talking

Racing Post | 6 days ago
AS D’ESTRUVAL looks likely to be the punter’s choice for the Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris on May 22 after putting in an impressive display to hand a two and a half length beating to the defending champion, Milord Thomas. Read More...

Punchestown: Apple’s Jade pulverises field in Champion

Racing Post | 6 days ago
APPLE'S JADE produced another emphatic performance, roundly trouncing her rivals and leaving just one question - how did she lose to Ivanovich Gorbatov in the Triumph at Cheltenham? Read More...

Punchestown: Apple’s Jade ‘the best juvenile I’ve trained’

Racing Post | 6 days ago
APPLE'S JADE produced another emphatic performance, roundly trouncing her rivals and leaving just one question - how did she lose to Ivanovich Gorbatov in the Triumph at Cheltenham? Read More...