European Racing

Chamberlin pleased by response to festival coverage

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ED CHAMBERLIN on Saturday reflected positively on the experience of fronting ITV's maiden coverage of the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Bookmakers hail Cheltenham Festival results

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The aftermath of last year's Cheltenham Festival prompted profit warnings and tales of the worst results for bookmakers at the meeting in years but things were very different this time around. Read More...

USA: Malagacy enters Kentucky picture

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MALAGACY (Todd Pletcher/Javier Castellano) is the latest name to be added to the Kentucky Derby mix after taking his unbeaten record to three with an accomplished victory in the Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Read More...

Japan: Arc hope Satono Diamond strikes on return

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SATONO DIAMOND (Yasutoshi Ikee/Christophe Lemaire), Japan's number one Arc contender for 2017, made no mistake as he kicked off his four-year-old campaign with victory in the Hanshin Daishoten. Read More...

Carlisle cancelled after rain leaves course waterlogged

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CARLISLE's scheduled meeting has been called off after heavy rain left the course waterlogged. Read More...

The Sunday briefing: betting, going and nons

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SOME decent action on both sides of the Irish Sea with Carlisle - 10am inspection permitting - staging a valuable veterans' chase featuring a few old favourites and graded contests at Limerick and Navan. Read More...

The Sunday briefing: betting, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SOME decent action on both sides of the Irish Sea with Carlisle - 10am inspection permitting - staging a valuable veterans' chase featuring a few old favourites and graded contests at Limerick and Navan. Read More...

Sha Tin: Dragon stars in Hong Kong Derby for Moreira

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FAVOURITE Rapper Dragon ran out out a convincing winner of the Hong Kong Derby, becoming the first horse to sweep the four-year-old Classic series. Read More...

Hong Kong: Dragon stars in HK Derby for Moreira

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FAVOURITE Rapper Dragon ran out a convincing winner of the Hong Kong Derby, becoming the first horse to sweep the four-year-old Classic series. Read More...

Heavy rain places Carlisle’s meeting in jeopardy

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CARLISLE must pass a 10am inspection if its meeting, featuring a £30,000 veterans' handicap chase, is to go ahead after heavy overnight rain left standing water on the course. Read More...

Carlisle inspection called as rain places card in jeopardy

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CARLISLE must pass a 10am inspection if its meeting, featuring a £30,000 veterans' handicap chase, is to go ahead after heavy overnight rain left standing water on the course. Read More...

Cheltenham security review after John’s party is gatecrashed

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Cheltenham has vowed to review its security procedures after an intruder was photographed helping lead Gold Cup hero Sizing John into the winner's enclosure. Read More...

Chase The Spud stars as two tickets land bumper Scoop6

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CHASE THE SPUD would not have appealed to everyone but the 11-1 shot showed incredible stamina to land the Betfred Midlands Grand National and in the process enabled a pair of anonymous Scoop6 players share the £614,245 win fund. Read More...

Chase The Spud gives Brennan victory in Midlands National

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PADDY BRENNAN, on the floor after Cue Card's fall in Friday's Cheltenham Gold Cup, found some compensation when steering Chase The Spud to victory in Uttoxeter's most famous race on Saturday. Read More...

Weighed In: The best and worst of the Cheltenham Festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Best performance, biggest disappointment and other awards from the Cheltenham Festival Read More...

USA: Anthem on Arkansas route to Kentucky

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Bob Baffert loves to follow the Arkansas route to the Kentucky Derby, and American Anthem (Mike Smith) has some big shoes to fill as he represents the legendary west-coast trainer in the richly endowed Rebel Stakes on Saturday at Oaklawn. Read More...

Mysteree bids to follow up Eider win in Midlands

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MYSTEREE attempts to complete a double in two of the season's most gruelling races as he seeks to add Saturday's Midlands National to his Eider Chase triumph. Read More...

The Saturday briefing: betting, going and nons

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FOLLOWING four hectic days at the Cheltenham Festival, today has a more sedate feel but there are still betting opportunities for punters, notably the £125,000 Betfred Midlands Grand National. Read More...

The Saturday briefing: betting, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FOLLOWING four hectic days at the Cheltenham Festival, today has a more sedate feel but there are still betting opportunities for punters, notably the £125,000 Betfred Midlands Grand National. Read More...

Australia: Sweet 16 for Winx after George Ryder demolition

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NOT for the first time in recent months, Winx turned a race billed as a mouthwatering clash into a procession as she pulverised a field that included champion sprinter Chautauqua. Read More...

Australia: Sweet 16 for Winx after George Ryder win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NOT for the first time in recent months, Winx turned a race billed as a mouthwatering clash into a procession as she pulverised a field that included champion sprinter Chautauqua. Read More...

Sweet 16 for Winx after George Ryder demolition

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NOT for the first time in recent months, Winx turned a race billed as a mouthwatering clash into a procession as she pulverised a field that included champion sprinter Chautauqua. Read More...

Three things to take from day four of the festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Following the conclusion of the 2017 Cheltenham Festival we look at three things to take away from day four of the meeting. Read More...

Grand Annual: Harrington and Power sign off in style with Rock

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GOLD CUP-winning duo Jessica Harrington and Robbie Power signed off the festival in style after Rock The World went two places better than last year's run in the race. Read More...

Grand Annual: Harrington and Power rock out

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GOLD CUP-winning duo Jessica Harrington and Robbie Power signed off in style as Rock The World went two places better than last year in the concluding race of the festival. Read More...

Martin Pipe: Champagne time for Elliott and Slevin

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IRELAND'S domination of the festival handicaps was maintained as Champagne Classic ran out a comfortable winner in the Gigginstown colours for trainer Gordon Elliott and jockey JJ Slevin. Read More...

Martin Pipe: Champagne time for Elliott with title secured

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GORDON ELLIOTT realised two of his dreams at the same time as Champagne Classic secured the trainer top honours at the festival in a race he was desperate to win. Read More...

Martin Pipe: Champagne time for Elliott with title win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GORDON ELLIOTT realised two of his dreams at the same time as Champagne Classic secured the trainer top honours at the festival in a race he was desperate to win. Read More...

Foxhunter: Pacha Du Polder gets Nicholls on the board

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PACHA DU POLDER, fifth in the race for Victoria Pendleton last year, rallied gamely in the closing stages to get champion trainer Paul Nicholls on the winner's board for the first time at this year's festival. Read More...

Gold Cup on Betfair: 999/1 Sizing John lands the spoils

Canny antepost punters land huge winnings on Jessica Harrington's seven-year-old in a dramatic running of the festival's blue riband chase event Read More...

Sizing John strikes gold for Cheltenham queen Harrington

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SIZING JOHN gave Jessica Harrington a first victory in jump racing's greatest prize, with jockey Robbie Power also winning the race for the first time. Read More...

Sizing John wins Gold Cup for Harrington

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SIZING JOHN gave Jessica Harrington a first victory in jump racing's greatest prize, with jockey Robbie Power also winning the race for the first time. Read More...

Albert Bartlett: Joy of six for Mullins as Penhill strikes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIE MULLINS celebrated a sixth festival victory of the week after Penhill gave the trainer and jockey Paul Townend a quickfire double on the final day with a dominant display. Read More...

County: Mullins hot streak continues with Arctic Fire

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ARCTIC FIRE defied top weight and a layoff in excess of a year to provide trainer Willie Mullins with a fifth winner of the week as he narrowly prevailed under Paul Townend in an action-packed finish. Read More...

Triumph: Defi Du Seuil far too good for rivals

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DEFI DU SEUIL put up a superb performance to hand trainer Philip Hobbs a first winner of the week in the opening race of the final day of the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Triumph: Defi Du Seuil proves a cut above rivals

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DEFI DU SEUIL put up a superb performance to hand trainer Philip Hobbs a first winner of the week in the opening race of the final day of the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Great Gold Cups: six unforgettable renewals

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
With the 2017 Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup looming ever closer, we remember some great heroes of years gone by who lit up the final afternoon of the festival. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Follow The Money: Djakadam set for big run in Gold Cup

There's no question about where the big race is this afternoon. Below, Follow The Money reveal their Gold Cup selection for 2017 as well as two other picks for the final day of the Festival. Read More...

Punters place faith in Irish powerhouses Elliott and Mullins

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A FEATURE of the 2017 Cheltenham Festival has been the remarkable success enjoyed by Irish trainers and punters have placed their faith in the powerhouse yards of Gordon Elliott and Willie Mullins on Gold Cup day. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Gold Cup Day Market Movers: Friday March 17

All the betting moves ahead of the final day of the 2017 Cheltenham Festival Read More...

Mackay suffers multiple fractures in race spill

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Jockey Nicky Mackay broke his femur and fractured his leg in three places in a fall at Chelmsford on Thursday night. Read More...

The Cheltenham Briefing: key betting news, latest going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The final day of the festival promises to be the most absorbing yet as the universally popular jumps horse Cue Card tries to add the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup to his bulging trophy cabinet. Read More...

The Cheltenham Briefing: news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The final day of the festival promises to be the most absorbing yet as the universally popular jumps horse Cue Card tries to add the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup to his bulging trophy cabinet. Read More...

Through The Card: Cheltenham, Friday March 17

Timeform take you through the card on Gold Cup day at Cheltenham. Read More...

Djakadam set for third shot at elusive Gold Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Djakadam is back for a third crack at the one race that continues to elude his record-breaking trainer Willie Mullins. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Bets of the Day: Native Rivers heads the final day selections

We've reached the last day of this year's Cheltenham Festival and here with their final selections of the week are the Bets of the Day boys... Read More...

Claisse hails perfect conditions on final morning

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SIMON CLAISSE says conditions at Cheltenham on the morning of the Timico Gold Cup are "perfect", with the going on both the hurdle and chase courses officially good all over. Read More...

Five things to look for on the final day at Cheltenham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE big talking points ahead of an electrifying fourth and final day. Read More...

Three things to take from day three of the festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Just one day remains of the Cheltenham Festival this year and it has been another memorable one. We look at three things to take away from day three for the rest of the meeting. Read More...