European Racing

Faydhan flops as Brave makes all in Free Handicap

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FAYDHAN was unable to live up to his billing as a potential Qipco 2,000 Guineas candidate when only taking third, as Home Of The Brave made all under James Doyle to give trainer Hugo Palmer a double on the card. Read More...

Cheltenham: Turge continues Hawke’s tremendous run

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NIGEL HAWKE continued his fine spring form thanks to the grey Anay Turge. The ten-year-old recorded his third win at Cheltenham, and first Graded success in the Teenage Cancer Trust Silver Trophy. Read More...

Cheltenham: Turge continues Hawke’s tremendous run

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NIGEL HAWKE continued his fine spring form thanks to the grey Anay Turge. The ten-year-old recorded his third win at Cheltenham, and first Graded success in the Teenage Cancer Trust Silver Trophy. Read More...

Hong Kong: Able Friend and Luger set for Champions Mile clash

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LOCAL superstar Able Friend heads a selected field of eight for the Group 1 Champions Mile at Sha Tin racecourse May 3. Read More...

FRANCE: 53-1 winner La Valle no shock for Dissaux

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EL VALLE caused a 53-1 shock when surging down the outside under Mickael Barzalona to collar Finsbury Square in the final strides for what could prove to be a landmark victory for owner/trainer/breeder Valerie Dissaux. Read More...

Bolger assistant O´Donovan scoops top stable staff award

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PAT O'DONOVAN, assistant trainer to Jim Bolger, was on Tuesday night presented with the Irish racing excellence award by former Coolcullen apprentice Tony McCoy at the Irish Stud and Stable Staff Awards. Read More...

8-1 shot High Celebrity ruled out of 1,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HIGH CELEBRITY has been ruled out of the Qipco 1,000 Guineas and the French equivalent, the Poule d'Essai des Pouliches. Read More...

8-1 shot High Celebrity ruled out of 1,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HIGH CELEBRITY has been ruled out of the Qipco 1,000 Guineas and the French equivalent, the Poule d'Essai des Pouliches. Read More...

Mullins confirms A-Team for Punchestown festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MANY trainers could be playing for second at Punchestown after Willie Mullins revealed the talented squad he is preparing to unleash on the festival. Read More...

Mullins confirms A-Team for Punchestown festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MANY trainers could be playing for second at Punchestown after Willie Mullins revealed the talented squad he is preparing to unleash on the festival. Read More...

Mullins confirms A-Team for Punchestown festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MANY trainers could be playing for second at Punchestown after Willie Mullins revealed the talented squad he is preparing to unleash on the festival. Read More...

Pick of grass for King as popular chaser makes progress

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BALTHAZAR KING, injured when falling in Saturday's Grand National at Aintree, was led out for a pick of grass on Wednesday morning as he continues to improve. Read More...

Pick of grass for King as popular chaser makes progress

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BALTHAZAR KING, injured when falling in Saturday's Grand National at Aintree, was led out for a pick of grass on Wednesday morning as he continues to improve. Read More...

Pick of grass for King as popular chaser makes progress

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BALTHAZAR KING, injured when falling in Saturday's Grand National at Aintree, was led out for a pick of grass on Wednesday morning as he continues to improve. Read More...

Simcock considers plans for Nell Gwyn absentee Terror

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TERROR, ruled out of Wednesday's Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket, could run in Newbury's Dubai Duty Free Stakes on Saturday, although trainer David Simcock may have to send her straight to the Qipco 1,000 Guineas. Read More...

Fred Darling an option for Nell Gwyn absentee Terror

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TERROR, ruled out of Wednesday's Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket, could run in Newbury's Dubai Duty Free Stakes on Saturday, although trainer David Simcock may have to send her straight to the Qipco 1,000 Guineas. Read More...

Simcock ponders Fred Darling for Nell Gwyn absentee Terror

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TERROR, ruled out of Wednesday's Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket, could run in Newbury's Dubai Duty Free Stakes on Saturday, although trainer David Simcock may have to send her straight to the Qipco 1,000 Guineas. Read More...

Simcock ponders Fred Darling for Gwyn absentee Terror

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TERROR, ruled out of Wednesday's Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket, could run in Newbury's Dubai Duty Free Stakes on Saturday, although trainer David Simcock may have to send her straight to the Qipco 1,000 Guineas. Read More...

McCoy teams up with Benvolio for Nicholls in Scottish National

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AFTER two National near-misses Tony McCoy will get the chance to make it third time lucky in the Scottish version at Ayr on Saturday after the champion jockey was snapped up for the ride on Benvolio by the champion trainer Paul Nicholls. Read More...

McCoy teams up with Benvolio for Nicholls in Scottish National

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AFTER two National near-misses Tony McCoy will get the chance to make it third time lucky in the Scottish version at Ayr on Saturday after the champion jockey was snapped up for the ride on Benvolio by the champion trainer Paul Nicholls. Read More...

USA: Californian training legend Mitchell dies aged 66

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
USA: Grade 1-winning trainer Mike Mitchell, who sent out a host of winners in California, has died at the age of 66. Read More...

USA: Californian trainer Mitchell dies aged 66

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
USA: Grade 1-winning trainer Mike Mitchell, who sent out a host of winners in California, has died at the age of 66. Read More...

USA: Californian training legend Mitchell dies aged 66

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
USA: Grade 1-winning trainer Mike Mitchell, who sent out a host of winners in California, has died at the age of 66. Read More...

Schofield relishing three-month riding stint in Britain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Australia: Leading jockey Chad Schofield, who won the Cox Plate on Shamus Award in 2013, is heading to a Britain for a three-month spell this summer when he will ride for Ed Dunlop. Read More...

Schofield relishing three-month riding stint in Britain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Australia: Leading jockey Chad Schofield, who won the Cox Plate on Shamus Award in 2013, is heading to a Britain for a three-month spell this summer when he will ride for Ed Dunlop. Read More...

Australia: Protectionist racing career in doubt

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Australia: Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist, who completed a memorable big-race double down under for Ryan Moore last, may have raced for the last time. Read More...

Charlton aiming Captain Cat at Lockinge

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes at Newbury on May 16 is the target for Captain Cat and trainer Roger Charlton is hoping he can pick up a slice of the £350,000 prize-money. Read More...

Charlton aiming Captain Cat at valuable Lockinge

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes at Newbury on May 16 is the target for Captain Cat and trainer Roger Charlton is hoping he can pick up a slice of the £350,000 prize-money. Read More...

666bet: we can only pay when we are back online

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EMBATTLED online bookmaker 666bet issued a statement on Tuesday saying they needed to be able to operate online before customers were able to finally access their accounts after weeks of frustration. Read More...

Guineas hopes on the line for Faydhan at Newmarket

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ONE run and run win for Faydhan so far and the Qipco 2,000 Guineas second favourite gets the chance to add some substance to his form when his lines up in the Listed CSP European Free Handicap at Newmarket on Wednesday. Read More...

Anay Turge primed for big Cheltenham performance

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TRAINER Nigel Hawke is expecting a big performance from Anay Turge at Cheltenham on Wednesday, despite having to run from out of the handicap in the Grade 2 Teenage Cancer Trust Silver Trophy Chase. Read More...

France: Queen’s Jewel stakes Classic claims

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
QUEEN'S JEWEL (Freddy Head/Maxime Guyon) progressed from her debut success here last month with apparent ease in scoring by an eased-down length and three-quarters from Spring Leaf. Read More...

France: On-course protest delays Saint-Cloud action

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE big betting race of the day in France on Tuesday was delayed by nearly half an hour when racecourse workers occupied the Saint-Cloud home straight in a protest over transport fees. Read More...

Elm Park to stretch his legs at Newbury as Classic date nears

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ELM PARK'S preparations for the Qipco 2000 Guineas are set to step up a notch on Friday, with the Andrew Balding-trained Classic contender scheduled to work after racing at Newbury. Read More...

USA: Legendary trainer Dickinson joins anti-medication campaign

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LEGENDARY trainer Michael Dickinson has added his name to the list of supporters of the 'Water Hay Oats Alliance' (WHOA), a body of influential US industry figures campaigning for federal legislation to prohibit raceday drugs in American racing Read More...

USA: Legendary trainer Dickinson joins anti-medication campaign

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LEGENDARY trainer Michael Dickinson has added his name to the list of supporters of the 'Water Hay Oats Alliance' (WHOA), a body of influential US industry figures campaigning for federal legislation to prohibit raceday drugs in American racing Read More...

USA: Legendary trainer Dickinson joins anti-medication campaign

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LEGENDARY trainer Michael Dickinson has added his name to the list of supporters of the 'Water Hay Oats Alliance' (WHOA), a body of influential US industry figures campaigning for federal legislation to prohibit raceday drugs in American racing Read More...

USA: Legendary trainer Dickinson joins anti-medication campaign

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LEGENDARY trainer Michael Dickinson has added his name to the list of supporters of the 'Water Hay Oats Alliance' (WHOA), a body of influential US industry figures campaigning for federal legislation to prohibit raceday drugs in American racing Read More...

Fly and Faugheen could clash again at Punchestown

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HURRICANE FLY could meet Cheltenham hero Faugheen at Punchestown on May 1 after both horses featured among entries for the Grade 1 Queally Group Celebrating 35 Years in Naas Champion Hurdle. Read More...

Betting industry backs IOC integrity proposals

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PROPOSALS to boost sports betting integrity adopted by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have been endorsed by representatives of the betting industry. Read More...

McCoy could take final bow on Mr Mole

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TONY McCOY could bow out on the horse he rode to victory on the day he announced his retirement. Read More...

McCoy could take final bow on Mr Mole

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TONY McCOY could bow out on the horse he rode to victory on the day he announced his retirement. Read More...

Labour reiterates pledge over high street powers

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LABOUR reiterated its pledge to give local councils more powers over betting shops and gaming machines yesterday as they unveiled their general election manifesto. Read More...

Providence may skip Nell Gwyn for Newbury race

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NEW PROVIDENCE, a general 8-1 chance for Wednesday's Group 3 Landwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket, is not a certain starter according to trainer Hugo Palmer. Read More...

Balder Succes groom overwhelmed by messages of support

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
STEVE AYRES, second head lad to trainer Alan King, was unable to hold back the tears as he described his devastation at the loss of Grade 1-winning Balder Succes, who had to be put down due to injuries suffered at Aintree on Friday. Read More...

Balder groom overwhelmed by messages of support

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
STEVE AYRES, second head lad to trainer Alan King, was unable to hold back the tears as he described his devastation at the loss of Grade 1-winning Balder Succes, who had to be put down due to injuries suffered at Aintree on Friday. Read More...

Al Co in line for Scottish Grand National repeat

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AL CO, a first-fence faller at Aintree on Saturday, is being lined up to defend his Coral Scottish Grand National title at Ayr this weekend. Read More...

France: Balsamine aims to uphold family tradition

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ANDRE FABRE has chosen this early trial for the Prix de Diane Longines as the appropriate seasonal starting point for both Balsamine and Baltic Comtesse. Read More...

Given puts Classic fillies on trial at Newbury

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Classic dreams of trainer James Given will be put to the test at Newbury on Saturday when Russian Punch and Pastoral Girl line up in the Group 3 Dubai Duty Free Fred Darling Stakes. Read More...