European Racing

Galway: Shanahan’s romps to impressive victory in Plate

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SHANAHAN'S TURN showed a huge return to form to land the €220,000 Galway Plate, adding another landmark success for young rider Jonathan Burke. Read More...

Legendary race-caller Sir Peter O´Sullevan dies aged 97

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SIR PETER O’SULLEVAN, who became known as the ‘Voice of Racing’ and widely regarded as one of the greatest sports commentators of all time, has died at the age of 97. Read More...

Goodwood: Kachy too quick for Molecomb rivals

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TOM DASCOMBE's star two-year-old Kachy (4-1) remains unbeaten following a taking victory in the Group 3 sprint, holding off the evens favourite King Of Rooks with a strong run up the stands' side to score by three quarters of a length. Read More...

Solow overcomes Arod in Sussex Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FRENCH ace Solow maintained his unbeaten record this season but was given a good test by Arod, who only went down by around half a length. Read More...

Solow overcomes Arod in Sussex showdown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FRENCH ace Solow maintained his unbeaten record this season but was given a good test by Arod, who only went down by around half a length. Read More...

Solow overcomes Arod in Sussex showdown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FRENCH ace Solow maintained his unbeaten record this season but was given a good test by Arod, who only went down by half a length. Read More...

Goodwood: Solow overcomes Arod in Sussex showdown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FRENCH ace Solow maintained his unbeaten record this season but was given a good test by Arod, who only went down by half a length. Read More...

Goodwood: Highland reels in Scottish to land Gordon

Racing Post | 6 days ago
A TARTAN duel transpired on the Downs as Highland Reel (7-4f) and Scottish went head-to-head in the final stages of the mile and a half contest, with Aidan O'Brien's colt coming out on top in the closing stages to win by a length and a half. Read More...

O’Brien: right move not to run Gleneagles in Sussex

Racing Post | 6 days ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN expressed no regrets about the decision not to declare his star three-year-old miler Gleneagles due to the ground in the Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood on Wednesday. Read More...

O’Brien: right move not to run Gleneagles in Sussex Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN expressed no regrets about the decision not to declare his star three-year-old miler Gleneagles due to the ground in the Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood on Wednesday. Read More...

Ladbrokes launch single digital platform

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADBROKES have launched a single digital platform to give the customer the same experience across web, mobile, tablet and other devices. Read More...

OpenBet move to strengthen management team

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SPORTS betting and gaming software provider OpenBet has strengthened its senior management team, including the appointment of Tod Martin as chief operating officer. Read More...

Hills confirms Tanzeel absence from Stewards’ Cup

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE will be no quick turnout for Tanzeel after last Saturday’s impressive York winner was ruled out of the Qatar Stewards' Cup at Glorious Goodwood. Read More...

Hills confirms Tanzeel absence from Stewards’ Cup

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE will be no quick turnout for Tanzeel after last Saturday’s impressive York winner was ruled out of the Qatar Stewards' Cup at Glorious Goodwood. Read More...

Geraghty searches for first Plate win on Shanpallas

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BARRY GERAGHTY will be bidding for a first win in the thetote.com Galway Plate, and a first big-race success since being appointed Tony McCoy’s successor as number one to JP McManus, when he partners Shanpallas in today’s showpiece. Read More...

Goodwood ground dries out to good for day two

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE ground at Goodwood continued to dry out on Wednesday with the official description changed to good (from good to soft, good in places). Read More...

Goodwood ground dries out to good for day two

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE ground at Goodwood continued to dry out on Wednesday with the official description changed to good (from good to soft, good in places). Read More...

Head hopes for no Sussex shocks with star miler Solow

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BIGSTONE produced an upset when winning the Sussex Stakes for France in 1993 and it will certainly be a shock for many if Solow does not become the first French-trained winner since then at Goodwood on Wednesday. Read More...

Ladbrokes Ireland rescue plan approved by high court

Racing Post | 7 days ago
LADBROKES are to close 52 betting shops in Ireland after the high court in Dublin approved a rescue plan for the bookmaker's loss-making Irish division. Read More...

Toormore stamps class on Lennox Stakes field

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TOORMORE made his first run in Godolphin blue a winning one, in part thanks to a canny ride from the front by new jockey James Doyle. Read More...

Goodwood: Toormore stamps class on Lennox field

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TOORMORE made his first run in Godolphin blue a winning one, in part thanks to a canny ride from the front by new jockey James Doyle. Read More...

Goodwood: Gold for Dettori as Galileo takes Vintage Stakes

Racing Post | 7 days ago
GALILEO GOLD provided an instant return for new owner Sheikh Joaan Al Thani with a determined victory under jockey Frankie Dettori. Read More...

Gold for Dettori as Galileo takes Vintage Stakes

Racing Post | 7 days ago
GALILEO GOLD provided an instant return for new owner Sheikh Joaan Al Thani with a determined victory under jockey Frankie Dettori. Read More...

USA: Lezcano booked for Euro Charline ride

Racing Post | 7 days ago
JOSE LEZCANO has picked up the mount on Euro Charline for her repeat bid in the Grade 1 Beverly D. Stakes at Arlington on August 15. Read More...

On-course bookmakers tackle underage gambling

Racing Post | 7 days ago
RACECOURSE bookmakers have teamed up with a specialist who helps retailers prevent underage sales in their latest bid to tackle the problem. Read More...

Juvenile Judge

Racing Post | 7 days ago
ourse reporter David Baxter with the two-year-olds it could pay to follow Read More...

Wayman to join BHA as chief operating officer

Racing Post | 7 days ago
RICHARD WAYMAN, chief executive of the Racehorse Owners Association is to join the BHA in the new role of chief operating officer. Read More...

SIS diversifying thanks to digital innovations

Racing Post | 7 days ago
SIS is being "re-engineered" according to chief executive Gary Smith, who said the fruits of the company's diversification away from its traditional markets into the digital sector would soon become apparent. Read More...

RGT aiming to hit heights again with Kilimanjaro project

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE Responsible Gambling Trust, the leading charity in the UK committed to minimising gambling-related harm, is seeking to raise further funds through an expedition to Mount Kilimanjaro in February 2016. Read More...

Australia: Jockey McMahon tests positive for banned substance

Racing Post | 7 days ago
Australia: Jockey Ric McMahon has been disqualified for six months after returning a positive test to methylamphetamine and amphetamine. Read More...

Dettori misses Shergar Cup due to whip ban

Racing Post | 7 days ago
NEXT month's Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup at Ascot has lost its biggest draw following crowd favourite Frankie Dettori's whip ban for his ride in Saturday's King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Read More...

Frankie misses Shergar Cup due to whip ban

Racing Post | 7 days ago
NEXT month's Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup at Ascot has lost its biggest draw following crowd favourite Frankie Dettori's whip ban for his ride in Saturday's King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Read More...

Ground dries out for day one of Glorious Goodwood

Racing Post | 7 days ago
DAY one of Glorious Goodwood will begin on ground described as good to soft, good in places following a dry night. Read More...

Maguire takes big step towards racing return

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JASON MAGUIRE, the Grand National-winning jockey whose career has been threatened by a back injury, has been cleared to resume riding work on Tuesday and could be in action on the racecourse in September. Read More...

Hughes secures winner on final Windsor visit

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MONDAY nights at Windsor for many years have been synonymous with Messrs Hughes and Hannon, and on his final visit to the track as a jockey, Richard Hughes once again triumphed for Richard Hannon. Read More...

Self-exclusion project begins in Glasgow

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SELF-EXCLUSION project for problem gamblers which will play a key part in the development of a UK-wide scheme is being launched in Glasgow on Monday. Read More...

Injured Cooper forced to miss Galway again

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BRYAN COOPER will be forced to watch the Galway festival from the sidelines for the third consecutive year, with injury again denying him the chance to ride at the week-long meeting. Read More...

World Class: Horn missing Ascot could lead to Arc run

Racing Post | 1 week ago
International ratings expert Sam Walker discusses the likelihood of Golden Horn taking in the Arc Read More...

USA: Curalina promoted as top duo win another inquiry

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SARATOGA's leading trainer/jockey team of Todd Pletcher and John Velazquez have plenty of reason to thank the stewards after the first weekend's action at America's most beloved venue this summer. Read More...

Arc-winning trainer Pease to retire at end of season

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JONATHAN PEASE, the trainer of 2004 Arc hero Bago and a string of other big-race winners, has announced he is to retire at the end of the season. Read More...

Charlton hoping Close can hunt down Stewards’ Cup

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BAR a blip at Royal Ascot, Huntsmans close has been highly progressive in the last year, and trainer Roger Charlton is hoping the five-year-old delivers another career-best in Saturday's Qatar Stewards' Cup. Read More...

Gleneagles pulled out of Sussex clash due to ground

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE heavyweight clash between Gleneagles and Solow in the Qatar Sussex Stakes is off after Gleneagles was not declared for Wednesday’s Group 1 at Glorious Goodwood. Read More...

Gleneagles not declared for Sussex Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE heavyweight clash between Gleneagles and Solow in the Qatar Sussex Stakes is off after Gleneagles was not declared for Wednesday’s Group 1 at Glorious Goodwood. Read More...

GVC raises stakes in battle for bwin

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE BIDDING war for betting and gaming company bwin.party escalated on Monday as GVC Holdings came in with an improved offer for the firm valuing them at around £1 billion. Read More...

Waterlogged Perth to inspect for two-day fixture

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE heavy recent rain has forced Perth into calling an inspection at 9.30am today for tomorrow’s meeting with the track waterlogged in places. Read More...

Waterlogged Perth calls inspections for two-day fixture

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE heavy recent rain has forced Perth into calling an inspection at 9.30am today for tomorrow’s meeting with the track waterlogged in places. Read More...

Waterlogged Perth calls off two-day fixture

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PERSISTENT rain has forced Perth into abandoning Tuesday’s evening meeting with the track waterlogged in places. Read More...

Waterlogged Perth abandons Tuesday fixture

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PERSISTENT rain has forced Perth into abandoning Tuesday’s evening meeting with the track waterlogged in places. Read More...

Goodwood ground on soft side following Sunday rain

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GLORIOUS GOODWOOD looks likely to start on ground with ease in it after a total of 18mm of rain fell at the track on Sunday. Read More...