European Racing

Ascot: Noble Mission posts emotional Champion win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NOBLE MISSION stepped out from the shadow of his brother Frankel by emulating his famous sibling in winning the Champion Stakes and reducing his trainer Lady Cecil and many other to tears. Read More...

Noble effort too strong in Champion thriller

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NOBLE MISSION may have to live in the shadow of his brother Frankel but he emulated his famous sibling by winning the Champion Stakes and earned many new admirers with a tenacious, game and ever so resilient defeat of Al Kazeem. Read More...

Noble effort too strong in Champion Stakes thriller

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NOBLE MISSION may have to live in the shadow of his brother Frankel but he emulated his famous sibling by winning the Champion Stakes and earned many new admirers with a tenacious, game and ever so resilient defeat of Al Kazeem. Read More...

Noble effort too strong in Champion Stakes thriller

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NOBLE MISSION may have to live in the shadow of his brother Frankel but he emulated his famous sibling by winning the Champion Stakes and earned many new admirers with a tenacious, game and ever so resilient defeat of Al Kazeem. Read More...

Noble effort too strong in Champion tearjerker

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NOBLE MISSION stepped out from the shadow of his brother Frankel by emulating his famous sibling in winning the Champion Stakes and reducing his trainer Lady Cecil and many other to tears. Read More...

Noble effort too strong for Kazeem in Champion fairytale

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NOBLE MISSION stepped out from the shadow of his brother Frankel by emulating his famous sibling in winning the Champion Stakes and reducing his trainer Lady Cecil and many other to tears. Read More...

Charmed run helps Spirit to QEII glory

Racing Post | 6 days ago
POSITION proved to be key as the handily ridden Charm Spirit held on from the fast-finishing Night Of Thunder, who had been held up by jockey Richard Hughes and had to switch out - and then back in again - to get to a challenging position. Read More...

Ascot: Charmed run helps Spirit to QEII glory

Racing Post | 6 days ago
POSITION proved to be key as the handily ridden Charm Spirit held on from the fast-finishing Night Of Thunder, who had been held up by jockey Richard Hughes and had to switch out - and then back in again - to get to a challenging position. Read More...

Ascot: Madame Chiang benefits from Chicquita’s antics

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MADAME CHIANG ran out the winner of a thrilling Qipco British Champions Fillies & Mares Stakes after the Aidan O'Brien-trained Chicquita threw the race away by hanging dramatically left inside the final furlong. Read More...

Madame Chiang benefits from Chicquita’s antics

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MADAME CHIANG ran out the winner of a thrilling Qipco British Champions Fillies & Mares Stakes after the Aidan O'Brien-trained Chicquita threw the race away by hanging dramatically left inside the final furlong. Read More...

Ascot: Brave Byron claims Sprint crown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GORDON LORD BYRON squeezed through the tightest of gaps inside the final 50 yards to see off Tropics and Jack Dexter to gain victory from an unlikely position. Read More...

Ascot: Brave Byron claims Sprint crown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GORDON LORD BYRON squeezed through the tightest of gaps inside the final 50 yards to see off Tropics and Jack Dexter to gain victory from an unlikely position. Read More...

Weld produces masterclass with Forgotten Rules

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IRELAND’S domination of the Champions Day opener continued as the Dermot Weld-trained Forgotten Rules claimed the stayers' feature on just his third start. Read More...

Weld produces masterclass with Forgotten Rules

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IRELAND’S domination of the Champions Day opener continued as the Dermot Weld-trained Forgotten Rules claimed the stayers' feature on just his third start. Read More...

Free Eagle set to line up in Champion Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FREE EAGLE is on course to run in the Champion Stakes as long as trainer Dermot Weld is happy with the state of the ground after the opening race at Ascot. Read More...

Free Eagle set to line up in Champion Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FREE EAGLE is on course to run in the Champion Stakes as long as trainer Dermot Weld is happy with the state of the ground after the opening race at Ascot. Read More...

Free Eagle Champion Stakes decision after the first

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FREE EAGLE is on course to run in the Champion Stakes as long as trainer Dermot Weld is happy with the state of the ground after the opening race at Ascot. Read More...

Night Of Thunder out to land killer blow in QEII

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE is no Kingman and no Australia but this year’s 2,000 Guineas, in which both stars were placed, could still be key to the final mile showdown of the European season today. Read More...

Australia: Admire strikes for Japan in Caulfield Cup

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ADMIRE RAKTI won the Caulfield Cup for Japan after delivering a thrilling late run to mow down Rising Romance, while Europe's sole representative, the Marco Botti-trained Seismos, finished down the field after fading on the turn to home. Read More...

Australia: Admire strikes for Japan in Caulfield Cup

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ADMIRE RAKTI, who emerged unscathed after a bizarre attack by stablemate Admire Inazuma in the build-up to the Caulfield Cup, showed his toughness on the track to give Japan big-race glory. Read More...

Testing conditions at Ascot with threat of further rain

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CONDITIONS will be testing for Qipco British Champions Day at Ascot this afternoon, with the going remaining heavy, soft in places. Read More...

Cirrus the star as going gets tough for 4m party

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE RICHEST raceday ever staged in Britain looks set to be played out in testing conditions as the official going on the eve of Qipco British Champions Day at Ascot was described as heavy, soft in places. Read More...

Un De Sceaux to go chasing this season

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TALENTED hurdler Un De Sceaux is set to go novice chasing this season trainer Willie Mullins has revealed. Read More...

Belardo blows them away in Dewhurst

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BELARDO blew the opposition apart to grab a 10-1 victory as a first-time hood helped him reverse form with odds-on shot Estidhkaar, who became the third beaten favourite in the three Group 1 contests on Future Champions Day. Read More...

Belardo blows them away in Dewhurst

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BELARDO blew the opposition apart to grab a 10-1 victory as a first-time hood helped him reverse form with odds-on shot Estidhkaar, who became the third beaten favourite in the three Group 1 contests on Future Champions Day. Read More...

Newmarket: Belardo blows them away in Dewhurst

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BELARDO blew the opposition apart to grab a 10-1 victory as a first-time hood helped him reverse form with odds-on shot Estidhkaar, who became the third beaten favourite in the three Group 1 contests on Future Champions Day. Read More...

Together Forever downs Lucida in Fillies’ Mile

Racing Post | 7 days ago
ANOTHER hot favourite was downed on Future Champions Day when Godolphin flagbearer Lucida could finish only third as victory went to Together Forever for the Coolmore Stud team and trainer Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

Together Forever downs Lucida in Fillies’ Mile

Racing Post | 7 days ago
ANOTHER hot favourite was downed on Future Champions Day when Godolphin flagbearer Lucida could finish only third as victory went to Together Forever for the Coolmore Stud team and trainer Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

Newmarket: Together Forever trumps Lucida in Fillies’ Mile

Racing Post | 7 days ago
ANOTHER hot favourite was downed on Future Champions Day when Godolphin flagbearer Lucida could finish only third as victory went to Together Forever for the Coolmore Stud team and trainer Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

Newmarket: Charming shoots down Ivawood in Middle Park

Racing Post | 7 days ago
IVAWOOD was backed as if defeat was out of the question but the answer proved very different as 22-1 shot Charming Thought wore down the 1-2 favourite to give Godolphin a first Group 1 win in Europe this year. Read More...

Charming Thought wears down Ivawood

Racing Post | 7 days ago
IVAWOOD was backed as if defeat was out of the question but the answer proved very different as 22-1 shot Charming Thought wore down the 1-2 favourite to give Godolphin a first Group 1 win in Europe this year. Read More...

Charming shoots down Ivawood in Middle Park

Racing Post | 7 days ago
IVAWOOD was backed as if defeat was out of the question but the answer proved very different as 22-1 shot Charming Thought wore down the 1-2 favourite to give Godolphin a first Group 1 win in Europe this year. Read More...

Sprinter Sacre ‘fantastic’ in schooling session

Racing Post | 7 days ago
SPRINTER SACRE provided trainer Nicky Henderson with some cheering news on Friday in the wake of the announcement that stablemate My Tent Or Yours will not run this season due to injury. Read More...

Four Champions Day races in 500,000 Scoop6

Racing Post | 7 days ago
FOUR Champions Day races from Ascot and two Cheltenham contests form Saturday's Scoop6, which could hit the £500,000 mark. Read More...

Tendon injury means My Tent Or Yours misses season

Racing Post | 7 days ago
MY TENT OR YOURS, runner-up in last season's Champion Hurdle, will not run this season having sustained a minor leg injury, trainer Nicky Henderson said on Friday. Read More...

Australia: Rookie trainer Alexander lands fairytale Cup run

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE Caulfield Cup delivered another incredible twist on Friday when a fourth withdrawal in less than 48 hours granted rookie British trainer Archie Alexander a shot at Group 1 glory with a horse who only joined his yard four days ago. Read More...

Hannon hopes Night can thunder home in QEII Stakes

Racing Post | 7 days ago
NIGHT OF THUNDER got Richard Hannon's first season off to a flyer when winning the 2,000 Guineas in May and the trainer hopes he can cap the campaign with victory in Saturday's Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot. Read More...

Estidhkaar has chance to further Classic case

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AT THE end of a year that began with victory in the 2,000 Guineas Richard Hannon bids to round off a magnificent first season on the Rowley Mile with success in the track's signature juvenile race today. Read More...

Today’s racing: Estidhkaar has chance to further Classic case

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AT THE end of a year that began with victory in the 2,000 Guineas Richard Hannon bids to round off a magnificent first season on the Rowley Mile with success in the track's signature juvenile race today. Read More...

Australia: Japanese star Bande ruled out of Caulfield Cup

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Another day, another withdrawal from Saturday's Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup. This time the axe fell on Japanese star Bande, who had been second favourite for the A$3 million handicap but failed a veterinary inspection on Friday morning. Read More...

Six-time champion Fallon planning US move

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KIEREN FALLON has revealed he plans to move to the US in an attempt to revive his riding career, with the jockey open to making the move permanent should it prove successful. Read More...

Six-time champion jockey Fallon planning US move

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KIEREN FALLON has revealed he plans to move to the US in an attempt to revive his riding career, with the jockey open to making the move permanent should it prove successful. Read More...

Punchestown: Don Cossack cut for Gold Cup after romp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Gold Cup ante-post market got its first shake up of the season, with Don Cossack shortened for the Cheltenham feature after an authoritative win in Grade 3 company. Read More...

Cossack cut for Gold Cup after Punchestown romp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Gold Cup ante-post market got its first shake up of the season, with Don Cossack shortened for the Cheltenham feature after an authoritative win in Grade 3 company. Read More...

Alelchi Inois makes it five from five over fences

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Willie Mullins-trained Alelchi Inois took his record to five from five over fences, landing his second Grade 3 with the minimum of fuss under Ruby Walsh against a depleted field. Read More...

Punchestown: Alelchi Inois makes it five from five over fences

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Willie Mullins-trained Alelchi Inois took his record to five from five over fences, landing his second Grade 3 with the minimum of fuss under Ruby Walsh against a depleted field. Read More...

The price to pay for staging racing fit for champions

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE scale of investment made to establish Qipco British Champions Day, and the venture's reliance on the generosity of the title sponsor, has been revealed in a debt to shareholder racecourses. Read More...

Sore McCoy to take a few days off before return

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TONY McCOY, who gave up his rides at Wetherby on Wednesday, is set for a few days on the sidelines as he is still feeling the effects of a fall at Worcester last week. Read More...

France: Guyon delighted to be riding for Wertheimers

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Maxime Guyon, who has ridden a stack of big winners for Andre Fabre, cannot wait to get started in his new role as retained jockey to leading owners the Wertheimer brothers. Read More...