Racing Post

Dods: Angel should not be so short for Abbaye

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
MICHAEL DODS questions whether dual Coolmore Nunthorpe winner Mecca's Angel should be such a hot favourite for Sunday's Prix de l'Abbaye but does not expect the ground to prove a problem. Read More...

Dods: Mecca’s Angel should not be so short for Abbaye

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
MICHAEL DODS questions whether dual Coolmore Nunthorpe winner Mecca's Angel should be such a hot favourite for Sunday's Prix de l'Abbaye but does not expect the ground to prove a problem. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: cream buns all round if Antiphony wins

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
GOOD news. I've got something useful to tell you. I've just finished reading Mick Channon jnr's new book, called 'How's your Dad?' and if you do the same I'll be very surprised if you don't enjoy it. Read More...

Harzand in ‘tremendous form’ for Arc challenge

Racing Post | 13 hours ago
DUAL Derby hero Harzand has fully recovered from the injury he sustained in the Irish Champion Stakes on his last start and goes into Sunday's Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe in "tremendous form" according to big-race jockey Pat Smull Read More...

National sponsor Randox Health in Cheltenham deal

Racing Post | 15 hours ago
GRAND NATIONAL sponsor Randox Health has expanded its racing portfolio to include Cheltenham after backing a pair of £50,000 handicap chases at the track next month. Read More...

Trainer Willie Musson set to call it a day after 40 years

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
WILLIE MUSSON, one of Newmarket’s most senior and respected trainers, is to retire at the end of this week after more than 40 years with a licence. Read More...

Dettori on search for Arc ride with Rock ruled out

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
TRAINER Dermot Weld has revealed that Fascinating Rock, the intended mount of Frankie Dettori, will not be lining up for the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on Sunday but Irish Champion Stakes hero Almanzor remains in contention. Read More...

Dettori on search for Arc ride with Rock out as 19 remain

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
TRAINER Dermot Weld has revealed that Fascinating Rock, the intended mount of Frankie Dettori, will not be lining up for the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on Sunday - but Irish Champion Stakes hero Almanzor remains in contention. Read More...

Lemaire happy as Makahiki completes Arc preparation

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
JOCKEY Christophe Lemaire declared himself reassured on Tuesday morning after guiding Makahiki through his final serious piece of work ahead of Sunday's Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. Read More...

Limato likely to make Foret bid after favourable forecast

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
HENRY CANDY has said the weather forecast for Chantilly means July Cup winner Limato is a likely runner in Sunday’s Group 1 Qatar Prix de la Foret. Read More...

Limato likely to make Foret bid after favourable forecast

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
HENRY CANDY has said the weather forecast for Chantilly means July Cup winner Limato is a likely runner in Sunday’s Group 1 Qatar Prix de la Foret. Read More...

Ayr abandons due to waterlogged track

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
TODAY’S meeting at Ayr has been abandoned due to a waterlogged track. Read More...

Crowley steams ahead in title race with Bath double

Racing Post | 1 day ago
JIM CROWLEY was cut to as short as 2-9 to become champion jockey as he extended his lead by two at Bath on Monday. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Pop to Dunstall Park to chat with Abdullah

Racing Post | 1 day ago
IF YOU fancy having a word with Sir Michael Stoute and Prince Khalid Abdullah then it might be worth popping along to Wolverhampton and joining them in the parade ring before Aberlady runs in the 6.10. Read More...

Munster National renamed to honour JT McNamara

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SUNDAY'S Munster National at Limerick has been renamed to honour John Thomas McNamara, the leading amateur rider who died on July 26. Read More...

Dettori to bid for record fifth Arc on Fascinating Rock

Racing Post | 2 days ago
FOUR-TIME Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe winner Frankie Dettori is primed to bid for a record fifth win in the race after picking up the ride on Fascinating Rock. Read More...

Dettori to bid for record fifth Arc on Rock

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MIDTERM will miss the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe with Khalid Abdullah's Juddmonte team set to rely on New Bay in Sunday's big race. Read More...

Favourite Morando out of Challenge Cup at Ascot

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE was a shake-up in the betting for Saturday’s Totescoop6 Challenge Cup after ante-post favourite Morando was missing from the confirmations on Monday. Read More...

One-time Derby favourite Midterm to miss Arc

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MIDTERM will miss the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe with connections set to rely on New Bay in Sunday's big race. Read More...

Australia: Payne loses ride on Cup winner

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MICHELLE PAYNE has been dealt a blow after trainer Darren Weir confirmed the history-making jockey has lost the ride on Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance. Read More...

Australia: Payne loses ride on Melbourne Cup hero

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MICHELLE PAYNE has been dealt a blow after trainer Darren Weir confirmed the history-making jockey has lost the ride on Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance. Read More...

Boom time for Tizzard with Potts team switched to yard

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IN CUE CARD and Thistlecrack he has two of the most exciting horses around – and now Colin Tizzard’s firepower is set to grow even greater with 15 horses from Alan and Ann Potts coming to his yard. Read More...

Boom time for Tizzard following arrival of Potts team

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IN CUE CARD and Thistlecrack he has two of the most exciting horses around – and now Colin Tizzard’s firepower is set to grow even greater with 15 horses from Alan and Ann Potts coming to his yard. Read More...

Hamilton meeting gets go-ahead as rain subsides

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE will be a full set of fixtures in Britain on Monday after officials at Hamilton gave the meeting the go-ahead. Read More...

Hamilton gets all clear as rain subsides

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE will be a full set of fixtures in Britain on Monday after officials at Hamilton gave the meeting the go-ahead. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: A triumph of hope over disappointment

Racing Post | 2 days ago
LOOKING at Monday's cards, what is missing from the figures next to most horses' names is the number 1. There aren't too many 2s, either. Read More...

Italy: Frustration for Hills as Jallota denied in Group 1

Racing Post | 2 days ago
FRUSTRATION was the emotion for trainer Charlie Hills with a neck the difference between Jallota and a first Group 1 success in Italy’s Premio Vittorio di Capua on Sunday Read More...

Frustration for Hills as Jallota denied

Racing Post | 2 days ago
FRUSTRATION was the emotion for trainer Charlie Hills with a neck the difference between Jallota and a first Group 1 success in Italy’s Premio Vittorio di Capua on Sunday Read More...

Injury rules leading hope La Cressonniere out of Arc

Racing Post | 2 days ago
LA CRESSONNIERE, France's leading hope for next Sunday's Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, has been ruled out of the race by trainer Jean-Claude Rouget after picking up a slight injury. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: All I want is for Carlovian to win

Racing Post | 2 days ago
LOOKING at Monday's cards, what is missing from the figures next to most horses' names is the number 1. There aren't too many 2s, either. Read More...

O’Brien takes 16th Beresford Stakes with Capri

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CAPRI got the better of a three-way battle between Ballydoyle stablemates as Aidan O'Brien won a 16th Beresford Stakes in the last 21 renewals. Read More...

O’Brien takes 16th Beresford Stakes with Capri

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CAPRI got the better of a three-way battle between Ballydoyle stablemates as Aidan O'Brien won a 16th Beresford Stakes in the last 21 renewals. Read More...

Trainer Tommy Stack to retire at the end of the season

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CLASSIC-winning trainer Tommy Stack is to retire at the end of this year with his son, and long time assistant, Fozzy, taking over the licence at Thomastown Castle stables in Co Tipperary. Read More...

Eziyra charged through mud to win Park Stakes for Weld

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FAVOURITE Eziyra got back to winning ways by taking the Park Stakes at the Curragh for Dermot Weld and Pat Smullen. Read More...

Eziyra charges through mud to win Park Stakes for Weld

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FAVOURITE Eziyra got back to winning ways by taking the Park Stakes at the Curragh for Dermot Weld and Pat Smullen. Read More...

Faugheen Festival withdrawal focus of BHA investigation

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE BHA is alleged to be investigating suspicious betting patterns regarding the withdrawal of Faugheen from last season's Champion Hurdle. Read More...

Business bulletin: Growth continues at bet365

Racing Post | 3 days ago
The success story of online gambling giant bet365 continued last week as they announced revenues of more than £1.5 billion and increased operating profit in their latest report and financial statements. Read More...

Australia: Payne returns to winner’s enclosure

Racing Post | 3 days ago
Michelle Payne rode her first winner since returning from a potentially career-ending fall at Coleraine on Sunday. Read More...

Australia: Payne returns to winner’s enclosure

Racing Post | 3 days ago
Michelle Payne rode her first winner since returning from a potentially career-ending fall at Coleraine on Sunday. Read More...

The briefing: key betting news, going and NRs

Racing Post | 3 days ago
Get all the key betting news, latest going information and non-runners with The Briefing. Read More...

Irish Pick 6 set to top 1m for first time at the Curragh

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TOTE IRELAND are confident today's Pick 6 pool at the Curragh will set a record by topping €1 million for the first time. Read More...

USA: Sensational Songbird soars away at Parx

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE amazing Songbird (Jerry Hollendorfer/Mike Smith) took her unbeaten sequence to 11 with yet another resounding victory as she overwhelmed a field of top-class rivals in the $1m Cotillion Stakes at Parx Read More...

BHA expected larger bids for auctioned silks

Racing Post | 3 days ago
SIX sets of eyecatching silks put up for auction by the BHA did not spark the interest hoped with only five snapped up. Read More...

Spark Plug electric in Cambridgeshire victory

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SPARK PLUG stormed up the stands rail to take the Betfred Cambridgeshire at 12-1 for trainer Brian Meehan and jockey Jimmy Fortune. Read More...

Middle Park upset as The Last Lion holds on

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE LAST LION landed a monumental shock to defeat Godolphin's Blue Point in the Group 1 Middle Park Stakes, with the Mark Johnston-trained colt leading from the front under Joe Fanning to score as a 25-1 outsider. Read More...

Newmarket: Fanning lands upset to win first Group 1

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE LAST LION landed a monumental shock to defeat Godolphin's Blue Point in the Group 1 Middle Park Stakes as the 25-1 shot provided birthday boy Joe Fanning with a first Group 1 win of his career on the day he turned 46. Read More...

Doyle: losing Godolphin number one role a ‘blow’

Racing Post | 4 days ago
JAMES DOYLE has revealed his disappointment over being dropped as number one jockey by Saeed Bin Suroor as Godolphin chief executive John Ferguson insisted the rider still had a big role to play in his operation. Read More...

Newmarket: Lady Aurelia defeated in 25-1 Cheveley Park shock

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AMERICAN speedster Lady Aurelia was odds-on to land the Cheveley Park for Wesley Ward but she emptied late on as Brave Anna swept through to land a 25-1 shock for Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

Newmarket: Lady defeated in 25-1 Cheveley Park shock

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AMERICAN speedster Lady Aurelia was odds-on to land the Cheveley Park for Wesley Ward but she emptied late on as Brave Anna swept through to land a 25-1 shock for Aidan O'Brien. Read More...

Lady Aurelia defeated in 25-1 Cheveley Park shock

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AMERICAN speedster Lady Aurelia was odds-on to land the Cheveley Park for Wesley Ward but she emptied late on as Brave Anna swept through to land a 25-1 shock for Aidan O'Brien. Read More...