European Racing

Ride did not cost victory say Brazen Beau team

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE team behind Diamond Jubilee Stakes runner-up Brazen Beau have leapt to the defence of Craig Williams after the jockey's decision to race alone towards the stands' side drew criticism in some quarters. Read More...

BHA asks for punters’ help in shaping racing

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE BHA has announced details of a new Horseracing Bettors Forum which will give punters the chance to provide the governing body with ideas to develop the sport for the benefit of the betting public. Read More...

South Africa: Top jockey Kevin Shea forced to retire

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEADING jockey Kevin Shea has been forced to bring to an end his highly successful 37-year career on medical grounds. Read More...

South Africa: Top jockey Kevin Shea forced to retire

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEADING jockey Kevin Shea has been forced to bring to an end his highly successful 37-year career on medical grounds. Read More...

World Class: No break to the norm at Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 1 week ago
INTERNATIONAL stereotypes were confirmed at Royal Ascot last week as European horses dominated the middle-distance races but looked vulnerable in the sprints. Read More...

Geraghty set to be named as jockey for McManus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY is set to be announced as Tony McCoy’s successor as retained jockey for leading owner JP McManus. Read More...

Geraghty set to be named as new jockey for McManus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY is set to be announced as Tony McCoy’s successor as retained jockey for leading owner JP McManus. Read More...

Geraghty set to be named as new jockey for McManus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY is set to be announced as Tony McCoy’s successor as retained jockey for leading owner JP McManus. Read More...

Ascot aces Snow Sky and Mahsoob in King George frame

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A RETURN to Ascot for the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes is under consideration for Snow Sky, whose 12-1 victory in the Hardwicke Stakes was no fluke, connections insisted on Sunday. Read More...

Weld confirms Arc aim for ‘high-class’ Free Eagle

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DERMOT WELD, whose huge belief in Free Eagle was justified when the talented four-year-old struck at Royal Ascot on Wednesday, outlined plans for the colt on Sunday, which include the International Stakes, Irish Champion Stakes and Arc. Read More...

Horn odds-on after California Chrome skips Eclipse

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DERBY hero Golden Horn on Sunday went odds-on with the sponsors for next month's Coral-Eclipse following the news US star California Chrome will miss Sandown's premier Flat race. Read More...

Business Bulletin: Betfair report 66 per cent surge in pre-tax profits

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BETFAIR have enjoyed an "excellent year" according to chief executive Breon Corcoran who last week unveiled a surge in profits inspired by the World Cup, Cheltenham Festival and Grand National. Read More...

Charlton plots drop in trip for impressive Time Test

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A DROP back in trip seems likely for Time Test, who produced one of the most breathtaking performances at Royal Ascot when drawing clear in Thursday's Tercentenary Stakes under Frankie Dettori. Read More...

Champions Day test ‘tailor-made’ for Forgotten Rules

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FORGOTTEN RULES lost his unbeaten record at Ascot on Thursday but his jockey Pat Smullen is hoping a return to the track in October can result in him winning the British Champions Long Distance Cup for a second successive season. Read More...

No Eclipse for California Chrome as US star heads home

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LATE Royal Ascot absentee California Chrome is to head home to the US this month after his owners decided against an Independence Day retrieval mission in the Coral-Eclipse Stakes on July 4. Read More...

Ascot: First royal win for Lanigan in Wokingham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
INTERCEPTION provided David Lanigan with his first Royal Ascot winner as the five-year-old mare flew home under George Baker at odds of 10-1 after being heavily backed before the race. Read More...

Ascot: First royal win for Lanigan in Wokingham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
INTERCEPTION provided David Lanigan with his first Royal Ascot winner as the five-year-old mare flew home under George Baker at odds of 10-1 after being heavily backed before the race. Read More...

Ascot: First royal win for Lanigan in Wokingham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
INTERCEPTION provided David Lanigan with his first Royal Ascot winner as the five-year-old mare flew home under George Baker at odds of 10-1 after being heavily backed before the race. Read More...

Ascot: First royal win for Lanigan in Wokingham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
INTERCEPTION provided David Lanigan with his first Royal Ascot winner as the five-year-old mare flew home under George Baker at odds of 10-1 after being heavily backed before the race. Read More...

Undrafted gives Dettori and Ward Jubilee victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Frankie Dettori renaissance continues after Undrafted struck at 14-1 for the star rider and US trainer Wesley Ward to win the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes Read More...

Undrafted gives Dettori and Ward Jubilee victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Frankie Dettori renaissance continued aa Undrafted struck at 14-1 for the star rider and US trainer Wesley Ward. Read More...

Ascot: Stoute gets off the mark as Snow Sky delivers

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE had to wait until the last day of Royal Ascot to post his first winner of the week as Snow Sky made all to land the Hardwicke Stakes under a brilliant ride by Pat Smullen. Read More...

Stoute gets on the board as Snow Sky delivers

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE had to wait until the last day of Royal Ascot to post his first winner of the week as Snow Sky made all to land the Hardwicke Stakes under a brilliant ride by Pat Smullen. Read More...

Stoute gets off the mark as Snow Sky delivers

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE had to wait until the last day of Royal Ascot to post his first winner of the week as Snow Sky made all to land the Hardwicke Stakes under a brilliant ride by Pat Smullen. Read More...

Ascot: Suits You strikes for France in Chesham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT LOOKED like it was going to be the perfect start for Ryan Moore in his quest for a tenth win at the meeting, but Suits You, trained by Eoghan O'Neill in France, just held off the 7-4 favourite favourite Ballydoyle to land the Chesham Read More...

Moore denied as Suits You strikes for France

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT LOOKED like it was going to be the perfect start for Ryan Moore in his quest for a tenth win at the meeting, but Suits You, trained by Eoghan O'Neill in France, just held off the 7-4 favourite favourite Ballydoyle to land the Chesham Read More...

Moore denied as Suits You strikes for France

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT LOOKED like it was going to be the perfect start for Ryan Moore in his quest for a tenth win at the meeting, but Suits You, trained by Eoghan O'Neill in France, just held off the 7-4 favourite favourite Ballydoyle to land the Chesham Read More...

Moore denied as Suits You strikes for France

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT LOOKED like it was going to be the perfect start for Ryan Moore in his quest for a tenth win at the meeting, but Suits You, trained by Eoghan O'Neill in France, just held off the 7-4 favourite favourite Ballydoyle to land the Chesham Read More...

Ascot: Moore denied as Suits You strikes for France

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT LOOKED like it was going to be the perfect start for Ryan Moore in his quest for a tenth win at the meeting, but Suits You, trained by Eoghan O'Neill in France, just held off the 7-4 favourite favourite Ballydoyle to land the Chesham Read More...

Stravagante Ascot injury proves fatal

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
STRAVAGANTE has lost his fight for life after surgery was unable to save him from an injury suffered in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot on Friday. Read More...

Stravagante Ascot injury proves fatal

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
STRAVAGANTE has lost his fight for life after surgery was unable to save him from an injury suffered in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot on Friday. Read More...

Charlton could take exciting Time Test to France

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ROGER CHARLTON could look to France for the hugely exciting Time Test following his authoritative success in the Tercentenary Stakes. Read More...

Going quickens at Royal Ascot but rain forecast

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FIRM again entered the going description at Royal Ascot this week, but rain is forecast for the final afternoon of the meeting. Read More...

Australia: Legendary sprinter Takeover Target dies

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Takeover Target, a legendary sprinter in his own country and worldwide, has died after suffering a broken leg in a paddock accident. Read More...

Two chances for Australia to capture Diamond Jubilee

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT HAS not been a great week for the international headline acts at Royal Ascot, but the Australians believe they have a contender to match Choisir and Black Caviar in Brazen Beau. Read More...

Surgery for Stravagante on testing day for Stoute

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
STRAVANGANTE was having surgery on a fractured cannonbone on Friday night after sustaining the serious injury in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot earlier in the day. Read More...

Ascot: Double for Hughes as Arab Dawn impresses

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AFTER waiting until day four to post his first winner at his last Royal Ascot, Richard Hughes didn't have to wait long for his second. Read More...

Magical Moore makes history at Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A WEEK to remember for Ryan Moore as the Ballydoyle nuumber one became the most successful Royal Ascot winning jockey of the modern era after giving the Aidan-O'Brien-trained Aloft an inspired ride to win the Queen's Vase. Read More...

Magical Moore makes history at Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A WEEK to remember for Ryan Moore as the Ballydoyle nuumber one became the most successful Royal Ascot winning jockey of the modern era after giving the Aidan-O'Brien-trained Aloft an inspired ride to win the Queen's Vase. Read More...

Ascot: Ervedya steals the show late on in Coronation

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ERVEDYA got to the front in the nick of time when cutting down favourite Found, as the Jean-Claude Rouget-trained filly followed up her French Guineas win in a thrilling finish. Read More...

Ervedya steals the show late on in Coronation

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ERVEDYA got to the front in the nick of time when cutting down favourite Found, as the Jean-Claude Rouget-trained filly followed up her French Guineas win in a thrilling finish. Read More...

Ascot: Muhaarar charges to Commonwealth Cup victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AMONG all the hype before this, Muhaarar's name was rarely mentioned, but it was all about him after the race with a dominant display under jockey Dane O'Neill. Read More...

Ascot: Muhaarar charges to Commonwealth win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AMONG all the hype before this, Muhaarar's name was rarely mentioned, but it was all about him after the race with a dominant display under jockey Dane O'Neill. Read More...

Muhaarar charges to Commonwealth Cup victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AMONG all the hype before this, Muhaarar's name was rarely mentioned, but it was all about him after the race with a dominant display under jockey Dane O'Neill. Read More...

Simcock bags first Royal Ascot win with Balios

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BALIOS gave trainer David Simcock a first Royal Ascot winner as the inexeperienced colt showed a nice turn of speed to gather up Mr Singh. Read More...

Simcock bags first Royal Ascot win with Balios

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BALIOS gave trainer David Simcock a first Royal Ascot winner as the inexeperienced colt showed a nice turn of speed to gather up Mr Singh. Read More...

Ascot: Simcock bags first royal win with Balios

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BALIOS gave trainer David Simcock a first Royal Ascot winner as the inexeperienced colt showed a nice turn of speed to gather up Mr Singh. Read More...

Massive 600,000 up for grabs in Scoop6

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE totescoop6 win kitty is expected to be worth a hefty £600,000 after it rolled over for the fourth week in a row last weekend at Musselburgh. Read More...

Hughes off the mark with Illuminate in Albany

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ILLUMINATE provided champion jockey Richard Hughes with his first win of the week and 30th Royal Ascot winner in total with a smooth success for trainer Richard Hannon. Read More...