European Racing

Cossack collects after Fever falls at last in Thurles thriller

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A LAST-FENCE fall by Champagne Fever left Don Cossack clear to stretch his unbeaten record this season to four in a Thursday thriller at Thurles. Read More...

Thurles: Cossack collects after Fever falls at last in thriller

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A LAST-FENCE fall by Champagne Fever left Don Cossack clear to stretch his unbeaten record this season to four in a Thursday thriller at Thurles. Read More...

Live: Dubai World Cup Carnival blog

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Join our international expert Nicholas Godfrey for tips, news and gossip from Thursday's Dubai World Cup Carnival meeting. Read More...

Power and More Of That star in World Hurdle entries

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LAST season's Ladbrokes World Hurdle one-two More Of That and Annie Power head 36 entries for the Cheltenham Festival Grade 1, while a record 48 entries were received for the OLBG Mares' Hurdle. Read More...

Bridgwater fined 2,000 for Ludlow stewards comments

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DAVID BRIDGWATER has been fined £2,000 by the BHA as a result of the comments he made regarding the Ludlow stewards earlier in the month. Read More...

Sprinter favourite again for Clarence House Chase

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SPRINTER SACRE has regained favouritism for Saturday's Sodexo Clarence House Chase, as Nicky Henderson declared the star chaser for the Ascot Grade 1. Read More...

Australia: Cobalt investigations expected to take months

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Australia: Investigations into cases involving elevated levels of cobalt from three of the most prominent stables in Victorian racing are expected to take months. Read More...

Cossack and Fever clash as Thurles beats weather

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THURLES serves up a treat today as Ryanair Chase second favourite Don Cossack faces Champagne Fever and last year's winner Texas Jack in a captivating Ladbrokes Ireland Kinloch Brae Chase. Read More...

Simon Crisford ready to launch new career

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SIMON CRISFORD begins his career as a trainer today with a runner at Meydan and the Dubai theme was strengthened on Wednesday with news he has received Maktoum family backing for his new venture. Read More...

Charlie Swan makes shock retirement decision

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IN A decision that will send ripples of shock and unease through the Irish racing world, Charlie Swan has announced his retirement from training, effective from the end of this month. Read More...

UAE: Maftool odds-on to triumph in Guineas trial

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A FASCINATING renewal of a trial that looks ultra competitive with Godolphin's Maftool the standout pick on form. Read More...

Racing’s 50 most stunning moments

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FROM doped horses and ringers to mysterious deaths and spectacular victories, the Turf has over its long history played witness to some of the most remarkable and compelling stories in sport. Read More...

Remember Me? Master Minded

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MASTER MINDED remains the only horse to have won the Victor Chandler Chase (now Clarence House) twice, confirming why he will always be remembered as one of the very best two-mile chasers, alongside the likes of Moscow Flyer and Remittance Man. Read More...

At-a-glance weather prospects table

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Find out what the prospects are for forthcoming fixtures in Britain and Ireland with our at-a-glance guide. Read More...

At-a-glance weather prospects

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Find out what the prospects are for forthcoming fixtures in Britain and Ireland with our at-a-glance guide. Read More...

Champion Hurdle Antepost Betting: Victory could be value in a top heavy market

David Cleary kicks off the first of a four part Cheltenham Festival antepost betting series with a look at the Champion Hurdle Read More...

FRANCE: Badel excels as Romeo Lima disappoints

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SHANAWEST (Christian Scandella/Alexei Badel) sprang something of a surprise in the three-year-old conditions race over a mile, leaving the highly-tried Romeo Lima trailing in third. Read More...

Sprinter inches nearer Ascot run after Geraghty walks course

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NICKY HENDERSON is increasingly confident Sprinter Sacre will be able to run in the Sodexo Clarence House Chase at Ascot on Saturday after stable jockey Barry Geraghty walked the course on Wednesday. Read More...

Sacre closer to Ascot run after Geraghty walks course

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NICKY HENDERSON is increasingly confident Sprinter Sacre will be able to run in the Sodexo Clarence House Chase at Ascot on Saturday after stable jockey Barry Geraghty walked the course on Wednesday. Read More...

Sacre closer to Ascot run after Geraghty walks course

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NICKY HENDERSON is increasingly confident Sprinter Sacre will be able to run in the Sodexo Clarence House Chase at Ascot on Saturday after stable jockey Barry Geraghty walked the course on Wednesday. Read More...

Wet weather could cause woe for Thursday cards

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE recent spate of bad weather has affected racing in Britain and Ireland, and inspections have been called for Thursday's fixtures at Thurles and Wincanton. Read More...

Henderson to make late call on Sprinter Sacre Ascot run

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NICKY HENDERSON will make a last minute decision over Sprinter Sacre's participation at Ascot on Saturday with doubts around the nine-year-old's participation resulting in him being deposed as favourite. Read More...

La Estrella bags record-equalling 26th all-weather win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LA ESTRELLA created history at Lingfield on Wednesday afternoon, when joining Stand Guard with a record-equalling 26th all-weather win. Read More...

Betting and attendances increase at Irish courses

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ON-COURSE betting was up for the first time since 2007 at Irish tracks in 2014, Horse Racing Ireland's yearly figures revealed on Wednesday. Read More...

Record British prize-money but runner numbers fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BRITISH racing will carry record total prize-money of £130.8 million this year, the BHA announced on Wednesday while also revealing runners dropped to their lowest levels in five years in 2014. Read More...

Record British prize-money but runner numbers fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BRITISH racing will carry record total prize-money of £130.8 million this year, the BHA announced on Wednesday while also revealing runners dropped to their lowest levels in five years in 2014. Read More...

Calipto confidence grows for Betfair Hurdle bid

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE surge of support behind Betfair Hurdle favourite Calipto continued to grow on Wednesday, as weights for the Newbury Grade 3 Handicap Hurdle were revealed. Read More...

Calipto confidence grows for Betfair Hurdle bid

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE surge of support behind Betfair Hurdle favourite Calipto continued to grow on Wednesday, as weights for the Newbury Grade 3 Handicap Hurdle were revealed. Read More...

Hong Kong: Stewards ban Mosse after Warrior ride

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GERALD MOSSE was on Wednesday suspended until April in Hong Kong after being found guilty of failing to take all reasonable and permissible measures to achieve the best possible placing on a ride at Sha Tin. Read More...

La Estrella has chance to equal all-weather record

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LA ESTRELLA bids to equal the record number of 26 all-weather victories when he attempts to repeat his success of 12 months ago in the 32Red On the App Store Claiming Stakes (12.50) at Lingfield. Read More...

William Hill pull plug on Lincoln sponsorship

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIAM HILL have terminated one of Flat racing’s best-known partnerships after ending their sponsorship of the Lincoln Handicap because of the controversial point of consumption tax introduced on December 1. Read More...

William Hill pull plug on Lincoln sponsorship

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIAM HILL have terminated one of Flat racing’s best-known partnerships after ending their sponsorship of the Lincoln Handicap because of the controversial point of consumption tax introduced on December 1. Read More...

Australia: Two more trainers involved in doping probe

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE doping scandal to rock Australian racing has escalated with the revelations that two further leading trainers have had their horses test positive for the prohibited drug cobalt. Read More...

Australia: Two more trainers involved in doping probe

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE doping scandal that has rocked Australian racing has escalated with the revelations that two further leading trainers have had their horses return positive tests for the prohibited drug cobalt. Read More...

Australia: Two more trainers involved in doping inquiry

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE doping scandal to rock Australian racing has escalated with the revelations that two further leading trainers have had their horses test positive for the prohibited drug cobalt. Read More...

Australia: Two more trainers involved in doping probe

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE doping scandal to rock Australian racing has escalated with the revelations that two further leading trainers have had their horses test positive for the prohibited drug cobalt. Read More...

Newbury gets all clear but Newcastle called off

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TODAY’S meeting at Newbury has been given the go-ahead, but Newcastle has abandoned due to frost. Read More...

Newbury gets all clear for today’s card

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TODAY’S meeting at Newbury has been given the go-ahead after the track survived the threat of wintry showers overnight. Read More...

Newbury gets all clear but Newcastle calls off

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TODAY’S meeting at Newbury has been given the go-ahead, but Newcastle has abandoned due to frost. Read More...

Thyestes Chase option for Hennessy flop Djakadam

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIE MULLINS revealed he is favouring a tilt at next week's Goffs Thyestes Chase with Djakadam as the champion trainer admitted he had asked the horse ''a very unfair question'' in the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury in November. Read More...

Ryanair Chase Preview: Two big-price fancies for Festival’s Thursday highlight

Keith Melrose from Timeform looks towards the Ryanair Chase, picking out bets at 20/1 and 16/1. Read More...

Ryanair Chase Preview: Two big-price fancies for Festival’s Thursday highlight

Keith Melrose from Timeform looks towards the Ryanair Chase, picking out bets at 20/1 and 16/1. Read More...

Communication blamed for Southwell non-runner gaffe

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AN APPARENT communications breakdown caused a non-runner to be included in the on- and off-course betting markets for the three-year-old 7f handicap at Southwell on Tuesday until a few minutes before the race. Read More...

Vautour and Clarcam could clash again on Sunday

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIE MULLINS has said there is "a good possibility" Vautour could bid to restore his reputation in Sunday's Grade 2 Leopardstown Killiney Novice Steeplechase. Read More...

BetBright to sponsor Cotswold Chase

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BETBRIGHT have been named the new sponsor of the Cotswold Chase on Cheltenham Festival Trials day, having agreed to back the £100,000 Grade 2 event for the next three years. Read More...

Ascot going changed to soft before Sacre return

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ASCOT clerk of the course Chris Stickels on Tuesday morning said there remained a risk the going at the track could become heavy in places before the weekend as overnight rain turned conditions at the track to soft. Read More...

Ascot going changed to soft before Sprinter Sacre return

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ASCOT clerk of the course Chris Stickels on Tuesday morning said there remained a risk the going at the track could become heavy in places before the weekend as overnight rain turned conditions at the track to soft. Read More...

Ascot going changed to soft before Sacre return

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ASCOT clerk of the course Chris Stickels on Tuesday morning said there remained a risk the going at the track could become heavy in places before the weekend as overnight rain turned conditions at the track to soft. Read More...

FRANCE: Pau Cross-Country hero Malberaux retired

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FRANCE: David Cottin has paid tribute to Malberaux, the four-time winner the Grand Cross-Country de Pau, who has been retired. Read More...

1,000 Guineas third Ihtimal suffers fatal injury

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IHTIMAL, who finished third to Miss France in last season's Qipco 1,000 Guineas, has been put down after sustaining an injury during training at Godolphin's Al Quoz stables in Dubai on Tuesday morning. Read More...