European Racing

Cheltenham: Hobbs and Johnson strike Greatwood gold

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GARDE LA VICTOIRE gave the all-conquering partnership of trainer Philip Hobbs and jockey Richard Johnson their sixth success of the Open meeting with a gutsy charge up the Cheltenham hill. Read More...

Cheltenham: Faultless Uxizandre sparkles in Shloer

Racing Post | 6 days ago
WITH an excellent round of jumping, Alan King's Uxizandre made all in the Listed Shloer Chase to beat Simply Ned. Read More...

Cheltenham: Shloer goes the way of faultless Uxizandre

Racing Post | 6 days ago
WITH an excellent round of jumping, Alan King's Uxizandre made all in the Listed Shloer Chase to beat Simply Ned. Read More...

Cheltenham: Shloer goes the way of faultless Uxizandre

Racing Post | 6 days ago
WITH an excellent round of jumping, Alan King's Uxizandre made all in the Listed Shloer Chase to beat Simply Ned. Read More...

Punchestown: Hurricane pretty fly for an old guy

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GRADE 1-winning machine Hurricane Fly took his tally to 20 and avenged two defeats by Jezki at the end of last season, jumping into the lead at the last to win his third Morgiana Hurdle under Ruby Walsh. Read More...

Hurricane proves he’s pretty fly for an old guy

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GRADE 1 winning machine Hurricane Fly took his tally to 20 and avenged two defeats by Jezki at the end of last season, jumping into the lead at the last to win his third Morgiana Hurdle under Ruby Walsh. Read More...

Hurricane proves he’s pretty fly for an old guy

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GRADE 1-winning machine Hurricane Fly took his tally to 20 and avenged two defeats by Jezki at the end of last season, jumping into the lead at the last to win his third Morgiana Hurdle under Ruby Walsh. Read More...

Cheltenham: Arkle Trial goes the way of Dunraven

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DUNRAVEN STORM ran out the tenacious winner of the Racing Post Arkle Trophy Trial Novices' Chase for the in-form team of Richard Johnson and Philip Hobbs. Read More...

Cheltenham: Arkle Trial goes the way of Dunraven Storm

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DUNRAVEN STORM ran out the tenacious winner of the Racing Post Arkle Trophy Trial Novices' Chase for the in-form team of Richard Johnson and Philip Hobbs. Read More...

Cheltenham: Arkle Trial goes the way of Dunraven Storm

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DUNRAVEN STORM ran out the tenacious winner of the Racing Post Arkle Trophy Trial Novices' Chase for the in-form team of Richard Johnson and Philip Hobbs. Read More...

Cheltenham: Dunraven does the business for Hobbs

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DUNRAVEN STORM ran out the tenacious winner of the Racing Post Arkle Trophy Trial Novices' Chase for the in-form team of Richard Johnson and Philip Hobbs. Read More...

Fontwell: Gorgehous survives blunder to win Southern National

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Venetia Williams-trained Gorgehous Lliege,8-1, survived a blunder two fences from home to win Fontwell's totepool Southern National in a tight finish with Seven Woods. Read More...

Fontwell: Gorgehous survives blunder to win National

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Venetia Williams-trained Gorgehous Lliege,8-1, survived a blunder two fences from home to win Fontwell's totepool Southern National in a tight finish with Seven Woods. Read More...

Cheltenham: Geraghty guides Vyta Du Roc to victory

Racing Post | 6 days ago
AN INSPIRED tactical ride by Barry Geraghty saw Vyta Du Roc eased down the hill so that he could romp up the run in and finally get Nicky Henderson on the scoresheet at the Open meeting. Read More...

Cheltenham: Geraghty guides Vyta Du Roc to victory

Racing Post | 6 days ago
AN INSPIRED tactical ride by Barry Geraghty saw Vyta Du Roc eased down the hill so that he could romp up the run in and finally get Nicky Henderson on the scoresheet at the Open meeting. Read More...

Punchestown: Chancol profits as Alelchi crashes out

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CHANCOL picked off the front-running Un Beau Roman late on to deliver victory for Noel Meade and Paul Carberry, as Alelechi Inois lost his unbeaten record over fences. Read More...

Punchestown: Chancol profits as Alelchi crashes out

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CHANCOL picked off the front-running Un Beau Roman late on to deliver victory for Noel Meade and Paul Carberry, as Alelechi Inois lost his unbeaten record over fences. Read More...

Racing community pays tribute to Hughes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SOME of racing's greats have paid tribute to Dessie Hughes who has died aged 71, with many figures within the sport offering their condolences. Read More...

Live blog: Greatwood hurdle day

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SOAK up the atmosphere all day with our live blog - a great way to follow all of the big-race action from Cheltenham. James Burn will be entertaining you with a combination of words, pictures, videos and polls. Read More...

Jump racing icon Dessie Hughes dies aged 71

Racing Post | 6 days ago
Dessie Hughes, who scaled the heights of jump racing as both jockey and trainer, has died at the age of 71. Read More...

Business bulletin: Bwin confirm takeover possibility

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TAKEOVER talk was in the air last week with speculation that gaming giant bwin.party is to be bought by a rival. Read More...

Today’s racing: Module out to make early impact for George

Racing Post | 7 days ago
WITH Sire De Grugy sidelined and Sprinter Sacre not yet ready to return, Tom George hopes to make an early strike in the two-mile division with last year's Champion Chase third Module in the Listed Shloer Chase at Cheltenham (2.40). Read More...

Today’s racing: Module out to make early impact

Racing Post | 7 days ago
WITH Sire De Grugy sidelined and Sprinter Sacre not yet ready to return, Tom George hopes to make an early strike in the two-mile division with last year's Champion Chase third Module in the Listed Shloer Chase at Cheltenham (2.40). Read More...

Testing going for final day of Open meeting

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TESTING conditions await the runners for the final day of Cheltenham's Open meeting, with parts of the track now described as heavy. Read More...

Optimism and hard graft pay dividends for super Sam

Racing Post | 7 days ago
Alastair Down on a stirring day when a new alliance was cemented and a wonderfully talented jockey came of age. Read More...

Vaniteux faces ‘tall order’ to claim Greatwood

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NICKY HENDERSON says it will be a "taller order" for Vaniteux to land the Stanjames.com Greatwood Hurdle at Cheltenham on Sunday although the trainer believes the ability of his runner gives him a chance of success. Read More...

Vaniteux faces ‘tall order’ to claim Greatwood Hurdle

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NICKY HENDERSON says it will be a "taller order" for Vaniteux to land the Stanjames.com Greatwood Hurdle at Cheltenham on Sunday although the trainer believes the ability of his runner gives him a chance of success. Read More...

Punter lands Scoop6 and 100,000 bonus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ONE punter was celebrating three times over on Saturday after claiming £349,618 as the sole winner of the Scoop6. Read More...

Berlais nails Johns Spirit to take Paddy Power gold

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CAID DU BERLAIS swooped in the shadow of the post to deny Johns Spirit in a pulsating finish to one of the feature races of the season at Cheltenham. Read More...

Cheltenham: Kings Palace impresses on chase debut

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KINGS PALACE, not seen since falling in last season's Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle, made a fine start to his chasing career with an impressive victory at Cheltenham on Saturday. Read More...

Classy Kings Palace impresses on chase debut

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KINGS PALACE, not seen since falling in last season's Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle, made a fine start to his chasing career with an impressive victory at Cheltenham on Saturday. Read More...

Classy Kings Palace impresses on chase debut

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KINGS PALACE, not seen since falling in last season's Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle, made a fine start to his chasing career with an impressive victory at Cheltenham on Saturday. Read More...

Classy Kings Palace impresses on chase debut

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KINGS PALACE, not seen since falling in last season's Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle, made a fine start to his chasing career with an impressive victory at Cheltenham on Saturday. Read More...

Hundreds of tickets stolen from Cheltenham

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GLOUCESTERSHIRE POLICE have confirmed hundreds of tickets for Cheltenham's Open meeting and a ticket printing machine were stolen from the track on Wednesday. Read More...

Hundreds of tickets stolen from Cheltenham

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GLOUCESTERSHIRE POLICE have confirmed hundreds of tickets for Cheltenham's Open meeting and a ticket printing machine were stolen from the track on Wednesday. Read More...

Fix to Cheltenham sun problems remains elusive

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SOLUTION to Cheltenham's low-sun problems, which meant six fences in Friday's novice chase had to be bypassed and also prompted officials to request running Saturday's Paddy Power Gold Cup ten minutes early, remains elusive. Read More...

Fix to Cheltenham sun problems remains elusive

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SOLUTION to Cheltenham's low-sun problems, which meant six fences in Friday's novice chase had to be bypassed and also prompted officials to request running Saturday's Paddy Power Gold Cup ten minutes early, remains elusive. Read More...

Live blog: Paddy Power Gold Cup day

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SOAK up the atmosphere all day with our live blog - a great way to follow all of the big-race action from Cheltenham. David Baxter will be entertaining you with a combination of words, pictures, videos and polls. Read More...

France: Veteran Maljimar back in action after year off

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Maljimar, now 14, is back in action at Compiegne today and has been kept fresh for his assignment. Read More...

Johns Spirit will be ‘bang there’ in Paddy Power Gold Cup

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RICHIE McLERNON, who captured one of the biggest wins of his career on Johns Spirit in last year's Paddy Power Gold Cup, is full of confidence the seven-year-old will be "bang there" again this afternoon. Read More...

Dense fog causing some concern for Wetherby

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DENSE fog, which has prompted a weather warning from the Met Office, is giving officials at Wetherby some concern in advance of today's fixture. Read More...

Kings Palace chase debut has Pipe on the edge of his seat

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE'S exciting prospect Kings Palace makes his chasing debut today in a small but competitive field, in a race the trainer won with Standin Obligation in 2006 and Our Father in 2012. Read More...

Today’s racing: Kings Palace chase debut has Pipe on edge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE'S exciting prospect Kings Palace makes his chasing debut today in a small but competitive field, in a race the trainer won with Standin Obligation in 2006 and Our Father in 2012. Read More...

Baffert confirms World Cup option for Classic hero Bayern

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MEYDAN'S decision to ditch its Tapeta all-weather track for dirt has increased the chances of Breeders' Cup Classic winner Bayern lining up in the Dubai World Cup in March, the three-year-old's trainer Bob Baffert has told the Racing Post. Read More...

Sunshine could turn Paddy Power into farce

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHELTENHAM's management will be hoping for cloudy weather during the Paddy Power Gold Cup after the BHA refused the racecourse's request to have the race brought forward by ten minutes in a bid to avoid problems with low sun. Read More...

Sunshine could turn Paddy Power Gold Cup into farce

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHELTENHAM's management will be hoping for cloudy weather during the Paddy Power Gold Cup after the BHA refused the racecourse's request to have the race brought forward by ten minutes in a bid to avoid problems with low sun. Read More...

Cheltenham: Balthazar King continues to rule cross country

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CROSS-COUNTRY king Balthazar King had to negotiate a couple of extra obstacles and two fewer fences than normal to land back-to-back runnings of this race and bring up a 105-1 treble on the day for Richard Johnson and Philip Hobbs. Read More...

Cheltenham: King continues to rule in cross country

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CROSS-COUNTRY king Balthazar King had to negotiate a couple of extra obstacles and two fewer fences than normal to land back-to-back runnings of this race and bring up a 105-1 treble on the day for Richard Johnson and Philip Hobbs. Read More...

Cheltenham: King continues to rule in cross country

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CROSS-COUNTRY king Balthazar King had to negotiate a couple of extra obstacles and two fewer fences than normal to land back-to-back runnings of this race and bring up a 105-1 treble for Richard Johnson and Philip Hobbs. Read More...

Cheltenham: Parlour Games posts smooth success

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PARLOUR GAMES, winner of the Melrose Stakes at York's Ebor meeting three years ago, recorded a smooth success at one of jump racing biggest fixtures when providing trainer John Ferguson with a Grade 2 success at Cheltenham on Friday. Read More...