European Racing

Mullins confirms Nichols Canyon in line for Nashville bonus bid

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Nichols Canyon, winner of the Sun Bets Stayers' Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival, will bid for a $500,000 bonus by running in the Calvin Houghland Iroquois Hurdle Stakes at Percy Warner Park in Nashville, Tennessee on May 13. Read More...

Mullins confirms Nichols Canyon in line for Nashville bonus bid

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Nichols Canyon, winner of the Sun Bets Stayers' Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival, will bid for a $500,000 bonus by running in the Calvin Houghland Iroquois Hurdle Stakes at Percy Warner Park in Nashville, Tennessee on May 13. Read More...

Six stars who could light up the Guineas meeting

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
She got better and better as the season went on, ending her campaign with a superb victory in the Group 1 Prix de l'Abbaye at Chantilly. Read More...

Six stars who could light up the Guineas meeting

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
She got better and better as the season went on, ending her campaign with a superb victory in the Group 1 Prix de l'Abbaye at Chantilly. Read More...

Minding enjoys stroll in the park on return

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Minding made a majestic return to action in making all with Ryan Moore just having to push her out in the final furlong to beat Moonlight Magic. Read More...

Minding enjoys stroll in the park on return

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Minding made a majestic return to action in making all with Ryan Moore just having to push her out in the final furlong to beat Moonlight Magic. Read More...

France: Cloth Of Stars gives Godolphin victory in Ganay

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Cloth Of Stars gave Godolphin success in the first Group 1 of the European year when holding off the late surge of Zarak with last year's runner-up Silverware back in third. Read More...

Cloth Of Stars gives Godolphin victory in Ganay

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Cloth Of Stars gave Godolphin success in the first Group 1 of the European year when holding off the late surge of Zarak with last year's runner-up Silverware back in third. Read More...

France: Cloth Of Stars gives Godolphin victory in Ganay

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Cloth Of Stars gave Godolphin success in the first Group 1 of the European year when holding off the late surge of Zarak with last year's runner-up Silverware back in third. Read More...

Smallest field for 22 years set for 2,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
The field for Saturday's Qipco 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket will be the smallest since 1995, with only 12 horses remaining at Monday's confirmation stage. Read More...

Smallest field for 22 years set for 2,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
The field for Saturday's Qipco 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket will be the smallest since 1995, with only 12 horses remaining at Monday's confirmation stage. Read More...

Forever friends: racehorses and their housemates

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
A recent report revealed a doubling in the number of people aged 50 and older who have never been married and are not in a long-term relationship. A room for one is often the way for racehorses as well, but there are a few who have bucked the trend over Read More...

Forever friends: racehorses and their housemates

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
A recent report revealed a doubling in the number of people aged 50 and older who have never been married and are not in a long-term relationship. A room for one is often the way for racehorses as well, but there are a few who have bucked the trend over Read More...

The Briefing: Key betting news, going updates and non-runners

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
What better way to start a new month than by watching one of the best horses in training run? That is what we have today with Minding lining up in the Camelot Irish EBF Mooresbridge Stakes at Naas (3.55). Read More...

Magnificent Minding all primed for Mooresbridge return

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Seven-time Group 1 winner Minding, who boasts one of the most glittering CVs in training, will be the star attraction at Naas today as she makes her seasonal return in this event which has been promoted to Group 2 level for the first time. Read More...

Title challenge beckons for Tizzard after landmark season

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Off the back of a magical week at Punchestown, Colin Tizzard is eyeing up a challenge for the trainers' championship in Britain, with battle lines for the new season starting Monday already being drawn. Read More...

Racing Post news quiz: the week that was

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Barely a day goes by without big news stories breaking, among them the seismic, controversial and downright wacky. Catch up on your week in news in our quickfire quiz. Read More...

Racing Post news quiz: the week that was

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Barely a day goes by without big news stories breaking, among them the seismic, controversial and downright wacky. Catch up on your week in news in our quickfire quiz. Read More...

Ferry decision could be bad news for historic Guernsey meeting

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
British trainers spearheading a mini-invasion of Guernsey on bank holiday Monday have been scuppered by a ferry company's refusal to take horses on board owing to adverse weather conditions. Read More...

Ferry decision could be bad news for historic Guernsey meeting

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
British trainers spearheading a mini-invasion of Guernsey on bank holiday Monday have been scuppered by a ferry company's refusal to take horses on board owing to adverse weather conditions. Read More...

Title challenge beckons for Tizzard after landmark season

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Off the back of a magical week at Punchestown, Colin Tizzard is eyeing up a challenge for the trainers' championship in Britain, with battle lines for the new season starting Monday already being drawn. Read More...

Allan Mackay moved to Stoke Mandeville specialist unit

Racing Post | 4 weeks ago
Former jockey Allan Mackay has been moved to a specialist unit at Stoke Mandeville Hospital in London to continue his rehabilitation from the devastating fall he suffered on the Newmarket gallops at the end of March. Read More...

Five things we learned from racing on Saturday

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Whether Willie Mullins is a fan of The Prodigy has not been determined but he was certainly able to breathe easier on Saturday evening after a stirring comeback in the Irish jumps trainers' championship. Read More...

Five things we learned from racing on Saturday

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Whether Willie Mullins is a fan of The Prodigy has not been determined but he was certainly able to breathe easier on Saturday evening after a stirring comeback in the Irish jumps trainers' championship. Read More...

Thunder Snow to contest Kentucky Derby

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Saeed Bin Suroor believes he has his best chance of winning the Kentucky Derby for the first time after Sheikh Mohammed gave the all clear for Thunder Snow to contest the US Classic at Churchill Downs next weekend. Read More...

Thunder Snow to contest Kentucky Derby

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Saeed Bin Suroor believes he has his best chance of winning the Kentucky Derby for the first time after Sheikh Mohammed gave the all clear for Thunder Snow to contest the US Classic at Churchill Downs next weekend. Read More...

Labaik’s career in severe doubt after Punchestown injury

Racing Post | 1 month ago
We may have seen the last episode of the Labaik soap opera as the quirky grey has suffered a suspensory ligament injury on a hind leg and might never race again. Read More...

Apple’s Jade wins mares’ hurdle but Mullins still leads

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Apple's Jade won the battle for Gordon Elliott in the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Mares Champion Hurdle at Punchestown, but Willie Mullins continues to win the war in the trainers' championship. Read More...

Bapaume lands killer blow for Willie Mullins

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Bapaume landed what is likely to be the killer blow for Willie Mullins in the trainers' championship as he held off Landofhopeandglory to win the Grade 1 AES Champion 4YO Hurdle at Punchestown. Read More...

Tenth title for Mullins after epic battle with Elliott

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Willie Mullins is champion trainer in Ireland for a tenth time after coming out on top in a titanic struggle with runner-up Gordon Elliott. Read More...

Mullins retains title after epic battle with Elliott

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Never in doubt! Well actually it had been in serious doubt at the start of Punchestown festival week and was by no means signed, sealed and delivered after three races on the closing card of the season. But Willie Mullins duly emerged champion trainer af Read More...

Henllan Harri lands huge shock in bet365 Gold Cup

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Henllan Harri pulled off a major upset in the bet365 Gold Cup when claiming the last big jumps race of the season for Wales and father and son Peter and Sean Bowen. Read More...

Awesome Altior lands Celebration Chase in style

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Altior put a seal on Nicky Henderson's latest training title when scoring in devastating fashion in the Grade 1 bet365 Celebration Chase at Sandown. Read More...

Majestic Menorah retired after fourth Oaksey Chase win

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Menorah, a Grade 1 winner over hurdles and fences, has been retired in the finest of styles after winning the Grade 2 Oaksey Chase for the fourth consecutive year. Read More...

Much-loved Many Clouds named jumps horse of the year

Racing Post | 1 month ago
The love jump racing fans have for old favourites was highlighted again with Many Clouds crowned the Racing Post Jumps Horse of the Year for the second time at Sandown on Saturday. Read More...

Punter turns 19 into 823,000 with Punchestown bets

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Gordon Elliott, Willie Mullins and Jessica Harrington weren't the only ones winning big at Punchestown this week as a Coral punter scooped nearly £823,000 from a £19 outlay. Read More...

The Saturday Briefing: betting, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 1 month ago
The final acts of the British and Irish jumps season take place at Sandown and Punchestown, and there is more than just winners at stake. Read More...

Mulholland stands in the way of title contenders in Gold Cup

Racing Post | 1 month ago
The trainers' title battle between Paul Nicholls and Nicky Henderson could come down to this, the biggest prize on the final day of the 2016-17 jumps season and strong teams are set to represent both yards. Read More...

Punchestown: what to look out for on day five

Racing Post | 1 month ago
There is another cross-country race on the card, the opening 2.35, and of the eight runners four are in the colours of JP McManus and care of Enda Bolger. Read More...

What’s on TV: Where to watch as Punchestown and Sandown top big day

Racing Post | 1 month ago
The Flat is now well under way but before it truly takes hold there is time for one last hurrah for the winter game as Sandown plays host to its bet365 Jumps Finale meeting. Read More...

What’s on TV: Where to watch a big day of racing

Racing Post | 1 month ago
The Flat is now well under way but before it truly takes hold there is time for one last hurrah for the winter game as Sandown plays host to its bet365 Jumps Finale meeting. Read More...

Punchestown: Drinks on Mullins as Bacardys strikes

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Patrick Mullins completed a quickfire Grade 1 double for himself and his father Willie as Bacardys got there just in time to deny Robbie Power yet another big win, this time aboard Finian's Oscar. Read More...

Wicklow Brave stuns Champion Hurdle rivals

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Willie Mullins landed a massive blow in the chase for the trainers' championship but not with the horse most people expected as Wicklow Brave held on bravely to hand My Tent Or Yours yet another runner-up finish. Read More...

Cunco lands Classic Trial for Gosden and Tart

Racing Post | 1 month ago
CUNCO fared best in the clash of the Frankel colts, with John Gosden's second string coming home best under Robert Tart to land this Group 3 Classic Trial. Read More...

Gosden continues trial domination as Cunco lands battle of Frankels

Racing Post | 1 month ago
CUNCO fared best in the clash of the Frankel colts, with John Gosden's second string coming home best under Robert Tart to land this Group 3 Classic Trial. Read More...

Oscar out to retain unbeaten record under red-hot Power

Racing Post | 1 month ago
The unbeaten Finian's Oscar will be bidding to continue the splendid spring being enjoyed by Colin Tizzard, Ann and Alan Potts and Robbie Power when he goes for a third Grade 1 win victory in this two-and-a-half-mile event. Read More...

Connections hope Dream Boat can sail once again

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Wayne Rooney is back scoring for Manchester United and Aberdeen's Adam Rooney hit the net after just 12 seconds of the Scottish Cup semi-final - now Paul and Clare Rooney bid to be the stars of the show. Read More...

Mullins cut to 11-10 for title after closing gap on Elliott

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Willie Mullins made inroads into Gordon Elliott's title race lead on Thursday, but the defending champion was left to reflect on what might have been after narrowly missing out on the feature race at Punchestown for the second successive day. Read More...

Punchestown: Great Field runs rivals ragged in Ryanair Novice Chase

Racing Post | 1 month ago
Exciting front-runner Great Field led from start to finish under Jody McGarvey to maintain his perfect record over fences with a comfortable fourth success for Willie Mullins and JP McManus. Read More...

Harry delivers knockout blow to exact revenge on Nichols

Racing Post | 1 month ago
A day on from a spectacular finish to the Punchestown Gold Cup, the County Kildare course served up another thriller as Unowhatimeanharry gained revenge on his Cheltenham conqueror Nichols Canyon following a memorable duel. Read More...