European Racing

Reason swoops in Scottish Sprint Cup to secure Midgley double

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Caspian Prince put up a bold show in his bid to defy a career-high mark in the William Hill Scottish Sprint Cup Handicap at Musselburgh, but the triple Dash hero had to settle for fourth behind Line Of Reason, who gave North Yorkshire trainer Paul Midgle Read More...

Reason swoops in Scottish Sprint Cup to secure Midgley double

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Caspian Prince put up a bold show in his bid to defy a career-high mark in the William Hill Scottish Sprint Cup Handicap at Musselburgh, but the triple Dash hero had to settle for fourth behind Line Of Reason, who gave North Yorkshire trainer Paul Midgle Read More...

Royal Ascot: four not to miss on Friday

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Aidan O'Brien's Caravaggio and Winter will be among the headline acts on day four of the royal meeting, but there are plenty of other potential stars to get excited about... Read More...

Royal Ascot: four not to miss on Friday

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Aidan O'Brien's Caravaggio and Winter will be among the headline acts on day four of the royal meeting, but there are plenty of other potential stars to get excited about... Read More...

Miss Temple City to tackle Queen Anne

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Miss Temple City, who bids to make it third time lucky at Royal Ascot next week, will take on the boys in the Queen Anne Stakes on Tuesday, rather than sticking to her own sex in Wednesday's Duke of Cambridge, for which she is a shorter price. Read More...

Miss Temple City to tackle Queen Anne

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Miss Temple City, who bids to make it third time lucky at Royal Ascot next week, will take on the boys in the Queen Anne Stakes on Tuesday, rather than sticking to her own sex in Wednesday's Duke of Cambridge, for which she is a shorter price. Read More...

Apprentice star Hollie Doyle sidelined after breaking collarbone

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Hollie Doyle's apprentice title hopes have suffered a blow after the rider broke her collarbone in a fall at Goodwood on Friday evening. Read More...

Apprentice star Hollie Doyle sidelined after breaking collarbone

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Hollie Doyle's apprentice title hopes have suffered a blow after the rider broke her collarbone in a fall at Goodwood on Friday evening. Read More...

Friday preview: Mollie bids to provide Lyons with more local success

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Fairyhouse has been a happy hunting ground for Ger Lyons in recent years and the Kiltale trainer will be bidding to open his account for the season at his local track when Mollie The Moo tackles the opening 7f fillies' race (5.10). Read More...

Friday preview: Lyons looking for Fairyhouse success with Mollie

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Fairyhouse has been a happy hunting ground for Ger Lyons in recent years and the Kiltale trainer will be bidding to open his account for the season at his local track when Mollie The Moo tackles the opening 7f fillies' race (5.10). Read More...

Sublimity jockey Philip Carberry calls time on riding career

Racing Post | 5 months ago
From my Grand National victory on Point Barrow to Sublimity in the Champion Hurdle, I have been blessed by what is a truly magnificent sport Read More...

Sublimity jockey Philip Carberry calls time on riding career

Racing Post | 5 months ago
From my Grand National victory on Point Barrow to Sublimity in the Champion Hurdle, I have been blessed by what is a truly magnificent sport Read More...

Sublimity rider Carberry calls time on riding career

Racing Post | 5 months ago
From my Grand National victory on Point Barrow to Sublimity in the Champion Hurdle, I have been blessed by what is a truly magnificent sport Read More...

Sublimity rider Carberry calls time on riding career

Racing Post | 5 months ago
From my Grand National victory on Point Barrow to Sublimity in the Champion Hurdle, I have been blessed by what is a truly magnificent sport Read More...

Mongan confident Harbour Law will outrun Gold Cup odds

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Harbour Law, perhaps the forgotten horse of the Gold Cup, has thrilled connections in his build-up to next Thursday's race. Read More...

Mongan confident Harbour Law will outrun Gold Cup odds

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Harbour Law, perhaps the forgotten horse of the Gold Cup, has thrilled connections in his build-up to next Thursday's race. Read More...

Sun shines on Nottingham as non-runners roll in

Racing Post | 5 months ago
The beautiful weather dominating Britain over the past week has had an unwelcome knock-on effect to the card at Nottingham with 18 non-runners on Thursday's card. Read More...

Five veterans to watch: Silvanus attempts to give weight and years to nine rivals

Racing Post | 5 months ago
It's not only in jumps racing where racegoers fall in love with old-timers. Wednesday's Flat action showcases five hardened horses in their twilight of their careers and still doing the business, three of them in the sprint handicap at Hamilton Read More...

Wednesday preview: Veteran Silvanus in great nick for Hamilton sprint

Racing Post | 5 months ago
It's not only in jumps racing where racegoers fall in love with old-timers. Wednesday's Flat action showcases five hardened horses in their twilight of their careers and still doing the business, three of them in the sprint handicap at Hamilton Read More...

No broken bones for Dettori following Yarmouth spill

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Frankie Dettori has been stood down for the day at Yarmouth following an incident in the parade ring before the first race. Read More...

Lordan: Winter getting stronger as Coronation date approaches

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Regular work-rider Wayne Lordan believes dual Classic heroine Winter is getting stronger with every passing week and says she has done extremely well since her Irish 1,000 Guineas romp, a view that will send a shiver down the spine of connections taking Read More...

Lordan: Winter getting stronger as Coronation date approaches

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Regular work-rider Wayne Lordan believes dual Classic heroine Winter is getting stronger with every passing week and says she has done extremely well since her Irish 1,000 Guineas romp, a view that will send a shiver down the spine of connections taking Read More...

Despair for Just Marion team as mare is put down

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Connections of Just Marion are seeking clarification over what happened at Brighton on Monday after their mare had to be put down as a result of horrendous injuries sustained when she ran loose with a blindfold on. Read More...

Just Marion team devastated as mare is put down after running loose in blindfold

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Connections of Just Marion are seeking clarification over what happened at Brighton on Monday after their mare had to be put down as a result of horrendous injuries sustained when she ran loose with a blindfold on. Read More...

Despair for Just Marion team as mare is put down

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Connections of Just Marion are seeking clarification over what happened at Brighton on Monday after their mare had to be put down as a result of horrendous injuries sustained when she ran loose with a blindfold on. Read More...

Vazirabad to miss St George clash after prep-race knock

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Vazirabad will miss next week's Gold Cup after suffering a minor injury in last month's Prix Vicomtesse Vigier, a defection which removes one of the most serious barriers to a second win in the race for Order Of St George and an eighth for Aida Read More...

Dettori stood down after being unseated in Yarmouth parade ring

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Frankie Dettori has been stood down for the day at Yarmouth following an incident in the parade ring before the first race. Read More...

Ward team set for early look at course as Newmarket dries out

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Wesley Ward is off to Ascot a week earlier than planned with nine of his ten royal runners on Wednesday after the dry spell put paid to plans to work some of his contenders at Newmarket on Tuesday. Read More...

Ward team set for early look at course as Newmarket dries out

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Wesley Ward is off to Ascot a week earlier than planned with nine of his ten royal runners on Wednesday after the dry spell put paid to plans to work some of his contenders at Newmarket on Tuesday. Read More...

Muscle problem rules So Mi Dar out of Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 5 months ago
So Mi Dar, a general 8-1 chance for the Prince Of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot a week on Wednesday, will miss the meeting. Read More...

Muscle problem rules So Mi Dar out of Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 5 months ago
So Mi Dar, a general 8-1 chance for the Prince Of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot a week on Wednesday, will miss the meeting. Read More...

Drama for startled racegoers as blindfolded horse runs loose

Racing Post | 5 months ago
There was added drama for racegoers at Brighton on Monday when a loose horse careered down the course with a blindfold still on in the 7f apprentice handicap. Read More...

Drama for startled racegoers as blindfolded horse runs loose

Racing Post | 5 months ago
There was added drama for racegoers at Brighton on Monday when a loose horse careered down the course with a blindfold still on in the 7f apprentice handicap. Read More...

Barney Roy warms up for St James’s Palace tilt with Kempton spin

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Barney Roy delighted trainer Richard Hannon and jockey James Doyle in a spin on Kempton's Polytrack surface on Monday morning Read More...

Barney Roy warms up for St James’s Palace tilt with Kempton spin

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Barney Roy delighted trainer Richard Hannon and jockey James Doyle in a spin on Kempton's Polytrack surface on Monday morning Read More...

Tonight’s racing: three horses to look out for

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Something for everyone this evening with a mixed meeting at Roscommon (5.50 start, ATR) – featuring a fascinating novice chase at 7.50 and the Connacht National at 8.20 – and Flat fixtures at Windsor (6.00 start, ATR) and Pontefract (6.40 sta Read More...

Best’s wife to have licence application considered on Monday

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Jim Best's wife Suzie, who submitted an application for a trainer's licence in December in a bid to take over her husband's Lewes yard, will have her case considered next week. Read More...

Best’s wife to have licence application considered on Monday

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Jim Best's wife Suzie, who submitted an application for a trainer's licence in December in a bid to take over her husband's Lewes yard, will have her case considered next week. Read More...

On The Fringe set to race on as Bolger dismisses retirement talk

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Worried that we might not get another glimpse of the most heroic hunter chaser in recent memory? Don't be. On The Fringe is fine and Enda Bolger has rubbished talk of retirement. Read More...

On The Fringe set to race on as Bolger dismisses retirement talk

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Worried that we might not get another glimpse of the most heroic hunter chaser in recent memory? Don't be. On The Fringe is fine and Enda Bolger has rubbished talk of retirement. Read More...

Leading fancy Main Desire to miss Queen Mary after setback

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Main Desire, 11-2 second favourite for next week's Queen Mary Stakes, will miss the race after suffering a setback. Read More...

Leading fancy Main Desire to miss Queen Mary after setback

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Main Desire, 11-2 second favourite for next week's Queen Mary Stakes, will miss the race after suffering a setback. Read More...

Monday preview: Mahon out to land Roscommon hat-trick with Joe Joe

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Stephen Mahon has made the Connacht National (8.20) at Roscommon his own of late thanks to Aranhill Chief, who has won it for the last two years at odds of 16-1 and 14-1. Read More...

Morris excited at prospect of Marsha’s clash with sprint stars

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Jockey Luke Morris believes Marsha has a massive chance of landing a momentous victory – for both him and the owners – at Royal Ascot on Tuesday week. Read More...

Morris excited at prospect of Marsha’s clash with sprint stars

Racing Post | 5 months ago
Jockey Luke Morris believes Marsha has a massive chance of landing a momentous victory – for both him and the owners – at Royal Ascot on Tuesday week. Read More...

L’Ami Serge puts best foot forward to land French Champion

Racing Post | 6 months ago
British raider L'Ami Serge turned around his recent defeat by Shaneshill in France to record the biggest win of his career when he landed the Grade 1 Grande Course de Haies d'Auteuil. Read More...

L’Ami Serge puts best foot forward to land French Champion

Racing Post | 6 months ago
British raider L'Ami Serge turned around his recent defeat by Shaneshill in France to record the biggest win of his career when he landed the Grade 1 Grande Course de Haies d'Auteuil. Read More...

Sunday preview: British raiders take aim at big Curragh prize

Racing Post | 6 months ago
A tasty prize fund of €63,000 and an opportunity to gain some valuable black type has attracted a competitive field of 12 runners, including no fewer than five British-trained fillies, for the Group 3 TRM Ballyogan Stakes (3.55). Read More...

USA: Tapwrit overhauls Irish War Cry in Belmont Stakes

Racing Post | 6 months ago
A Belmont Stakes that felt almost more notable for those who were missing than those who actually turned up went to Tapwrit as the Todd Pletcher-trained colt outstayed Irish War Cry to claim a gritty victory. Read More...

USA: Tapwrit overhauls Irish War Cry in Belmont Stakes

Racing Post | 6 months ago
A Belmont Stakes that felt almost more notable for those who were missing than those who actually turned up went to Tapwrit as the Todd Pletcher-trained colt outstayed Irish War Cry to claim a gritty victory. Read More...