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Slattery fillies poised for stab at Group 1 glory in Matron

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
IN-FORM Tipperary trainer Andy Slattery plans to run both Creggs Pipes and Planchart in the Coolmore Fastnet Rock Matron Stakes on Irish Champions Weekend on Saturday week. Read More...

Unbeaten records at stake in Dick Poole Stakes

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
THREE unbeaten records will be on the line at Salisbury on Thursday as once-raced winners Elliptical, Mystic Dawn and Pellucid feature among nine declarations for the Group 3 Bathwick Tyres Dick Poole Fillies' Stakes. Read More...

Unbeaten records at stake in Group 3 Dick Poole Stakes

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
THREE unbeaten records will be on the line at Salisbury on Thursday as once-raced winners Elliptical, Mystic Dawn and Pellucid feature among nine declarations for the Group 3 Bathwick Tyres Dick Poole Fillies' Stakes. Read More...

Order Of St George among Melbourne Cup entries

Racing Post | 7 hours ago
GOLD CUP winner Order Of St George features among 124 entries for the Melbourne Cup, the world's richest handicap. Read More...

Champion De Sousa hoping to build on four-timer at Epsom

Racing Post | 7 hours ago
CHAMPION jockey Silvestre de Sousa on Monday booted home a 245-1 four-timer to retake the lead from Jim Crowly in the Stobart Flat Jockeys' Championship and he returns to Epsom hoping to extend his advantage in the title race. Read More...

Fitzgerald latest to land prize role on ITV Racing team

Racing Post | 8 hours ago
MICK FITZGERALD will add a former jump jockey's perspective to the new ITV racing team after he was yesterday revealed as the latest addition to the channel's roster for next year. Read More...

Defiant De Sousa lands quadruple to retake title lead

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
CHAMPION jockey Silvestre de Sousa made a defiant stand at Epsom on Monday in the wake of Jim Crowley's assault on his crown as he booted home a 245-1 four-timer to retake the lead in the Stobart Flat Jockeys' Championship. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: If only it was this easy

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
SIR MARK PRESCOTT has made it easy for us with St Michel. All we need to know is in the form figures - 212121. It's obvious, isn't it? St Michel's going to finish second. Next time he'll finish first. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: If only it was this easy to find winners

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
SIR MARK PRESCOTT has made it easy for us with St Michel. All we need to know is in the form figures - 212121. It's obvious, isn't it? St Michel's going to finish second. Next time he'll finish first. Read More...

Alicante Dawn to be given crack at Mill Reef

Racing Post | 24 hours ago
THE remarkable rise of Alicante Dawn continued on Monday when he charged away from his rivals to land the Ripon Champion Two Yrs Old Trophy for trainer Bryan Smart and jockey Connor Beasley. Read More...

Ripon: Alicante Dawn to be given crack at Mill Reef

Racing Post | 24 hours ago
THE remarkable rise of Alicante Dawn continued on Monday when he charged away from his rivals to land the Ripon Champion Two Yrs Old Trophy for trainer Bryan Smart and jockey Connor Beasley. Read More...

David Wachman to retire at the end of the season

Racing Post | 1 day ago
DAVID WACHMAN today announced he will call time on his 20-year training career at the end of the season. Read More...

Limato in at Sprint Cup confirmation stage

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LIMATO is back in contention to run in Saturday’s 32Red Sprint Cup after being put on standby to replace stablemate Twilight Son should the ground at Haydock come up fast. Read More...

Ripon: Murtagh saddles first runner at track in Listed race

Racing Post | 1 day ago
JOHNNY MURTAGH steered Peter Harris's Resplendent Cee to victory in this £30,000 race in 2001 and today sends his first runner to the Yorkshire track with Grand Coalition contesting the Listed event. Read More...

Candy puts Limato back into Sprint Cup reckoning

Racing Post | 1 day ago
LIMATO is back in contention to run in Saturday’s 32Red Sprint Cup after being put on standby to replace stablemate Twilight Son should the ground at Haydock come up fast. Read More...

Endless Drama set to continue career in Australia

Racing Post | 1 day ago
GER LYONS is set to bid farewell to stable star Endless Drama after revealing the four-year-old is likely to continue his career in Australia. Read More...

Crowley: It’s a fantastic position to be in

Racing Post | 1 day ago
Alastair Down meets title-chasing jockey Jim Crowley, who is mounting a bid for maiden championship glory Read More...

Two new trainers seek dream start to careers

Racing Post | 1 day ago
ARCHIE WATSON, Lambourn’s newest trainer, kicks off his career with three runners at Ripon today Read More...

Prix Niel could be on agenda for Derby hero Harzand

Racing Post | 1 day ago
DERMOT WELD is ready to take the wraps off his dual Derby winner Harzand after an extended summer break and revealed his big Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe hope could bypass the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes and head to France next instead Read More...

Germany: Markaz gets Group 2 in the stewards’ room

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ROOKIE trainer Owen Burrows landed his second Group race as Markaz won Germany's most prestigious sprint, the Golden Whip, on Sunday in controversial circumstances. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Chepstow sparks memories of infamous Mrs Mort

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IT'S so easy to get in a muddle with names and, at first sight, the 1.00 at Chepstow comes as a shock. A race being run in memory of Dorothy Mort! Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Memories of infamous Dorothy Mort

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IT'S so easy to get in a muddle with names and, at first sight, the 1.00 at Chepstow comes as a shock. A race being run in memory of Dorothy Mort! Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Memories of infamous Mrs Mort

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IT'S so easy to get in a muddle with names and, at first sight, the 1.00 at Chepstow comes as a shock. A race being run in memory of Dorothy Mort! Read More...

Caravaggio setback raises doubts over Middle Park

Racing Post | 2 days ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN has revealed that Caravaggio has suffered a minor setback which may prevent him from running in the Middle Park Stakes at Newmarket on September 24. Read More...

Sea Of Grace brings Oxx back into the big time

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SEA OF GRACE beat Eziyra for the second time to land the Group 3 Flame Of Tara European Breeders Fund Stakes at the Curragh, earning a first Group win for trainer John Oxx since the 2013 Park Stakes. Read More...

Curragh winner Sea Of Grace brings Oxx back into the big time

Racing Post | 2 days ago
SEA OF GRACE beat Eziyra for the second time in the Flame of Tara Stakes to provide trainer John Oxx with a first Group success in three years. Read More...

Tom O’Ryan funeral details released

Racing Post | 2 days ago
DETAILS have been released for the funeral of former Racing Post journalist Tom O'Ryan, who died on Tuesday aged 61. Read More...

Japan: Moreira shows his magic with sensational six-timer

Racing Post | 2 days ago
JOCKEY Joao Moreira left the track at Sapporo as a hero on Sunday afternoon after equalling Yutake Take's record for consecutive winners, but it was not enough for him to retain his World All-Stars Jockeys' title. Read More...

Coneygree ‘in great nick’ as Bradstocks plot return

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE is no reason why Coneygree cannot return to the form that last year helped him become the first novice since Captain Christy in 1974 to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup, according to connections. Read More...

Merger costs push Paddy Power Betfair to loss

Racing Post | 2 days ago
The costs of their merger may have resulted in Paddy Power Betfair making a loss in the first half of the year but many observers were impressed by their first interim results since the two companies tied the knot. Read More...

Business Bulletin: Merger costs push Paddy Power Betfair to loss

Racing Post | 2 days ago
The costs of their merger may have resulted in Paddy Power Betfair making a loss in the first half of the year but many observers were impressed by their first interim results since the two companies tied the knot. Read More...

USA: Arrogate scorches to Travers Stakes record

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ARROGATE (Bob Baffert/Mike Smith) produced a dazzling display to win in the fastest time ever recorded in the race's 147-year history. Read More...

France: Erupt bidding to explode into Arc reckoning

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IN A field of just four both Siljan's Saga and the only Group 1 winner in the lineup, Erupt, may have Arc ambitions, having finished eighth and fifth behind Golden Horn in 2015. Read More...

Crowley draws level with De Sousa in title battle

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JIM CROWLEY joined Silvestre de Sousa at the top of the standings for the Stobart Flat jockeys' championship with 76 winners as he bagged a double at Windsor on Saturday evening. Read More...

Crowley leads title race after Windsor treble

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JIM CROWLEY passed Silvestre de Sousa at the top of the standings for the Stobart Flat jockeys' championship with 77 winners as he bagged a treble at Windsor on Saturday evening. Read More...

Windsor: Chain Of Daisies refuses to break in Winter Hill

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CHAIN OF DAISIES caused an upset for Henry Candy and Fergus Sweeney, as the frontrunning filly outbattled favourite Ulysses, getting the verdict in a photo-finish. Read More...

Platitude perfect for seven Scoop6 punters

Racing Post | 3 days ago
PLATITUDE'S dominant performance in the Listed March Stakes at Goodwood sealed the Scoop6 for seven winning tickets, each collecting £59,082. Read More...

Goodwood: Lightning Spear strikes in Celebration Mile

Racing Post | 3 days ago
LIGHTNING SPEAR took advantage of a drop in grade to gain a first win of the season, coming from last to first to score for David Simcock and Oisin Murphy. Read More...

Goodwood: Lightning Spear strikes for Simcock

Racing Post | 3 days ago
LIGHTNING SPEAR took advantage of a drop in grade to gain a first win of the season, coming from last to first to score for David Simcock and Oisin Murphy. Read More...

Lightning Spear flashes home in Celebration Mile

Racing Post | 3 days ago
LIGHTNING SPEAR took advantage of a drop in grade to gain a first win of the season, coming from last to first to score for David Simcock and Oisin Murphy. Read More...

Hayley Turner to form part of new ITV racing team

Racing Post | 3 days ago
HAYLEY TURNER's fledgling television career has received a huge early boost after the former top jockey was appointed a full member of the ITV racing team. Read More...

‘Madman’ Pedro Serrano set for first start in four years

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE dust had barely settled on the London 2012 Olympics and Frankel was still dazzling the racing world the last time one runner at Beverley on Saturday was seen on a racecourse. Read More...

USA: Travers Stakes tops star-studded Saratoga card

Racing Post | 3 days ago
AMERICAN racing fans on both sides of the pond can gorge themselves on a feast tonight when Saratoga hosts six Grade 1 races, including a Travers Stakes rematch between two of the three winners in the Triple Crown series. Read More...

Australia: Weir declares Bart his best after Memsie victory

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BLACK HEART BART (Darren Weir/Brad Rawiller) drew high praise from his trainer after landing the first Group 1 of the 2016-17 Australian racing season, while Melbourne Cup-winning stablemate Prince Of Penzance beat only one rival home. Read More...

Ulysses out to prove his Champion credentials

Racing Post | 3 days ago
RYAN MOORE returned with a bang at Newmarket on Friday and he climbs aboard another exciting prospect on Saturday evening when he partners Ulysses in Windsor's Winter Hill Stakes. Read More...

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

Racing Post | 3 days ago
The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners. Read More...

‘On the up’ Thikriyaat set for Celebration mission

Racing Post | 3 days ago
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE, already successful eight times in the Doom Bar Celebration Mile, appears to hold strong claims of adding to his magnificent tally on Saturday through likely warm favourite Thikriyaat. Read More...

Crowley treble cuts De Sousa’s title lead to one

Racing Post | 4 days ago
JIM CROWLEY has all but eroded Silvestre De Sousa lead at the top of the Stobart Jockeys Championship standings after a treble at Ffos Las on Friday put him only one winner behind the defending champion. Read More...

Moore makes winning return from injury lay-off

Racing Post | 4 days ago
RYAN MOORE made the perfect return to action at Newmarket on Friday as he ran out a comfortable winner of the opener aboard the Sir Michael Stoute-traied Spatial. Read More...

McNamara devastated by loss of mentor O’Ryan

Racing Post | 4 days ago
JOCKEY Adam McNamara has spoken of his devastation at the death of friend and mentor Tom O'Ryan, who he credited with helping him improve as a rider since he joined the Richard Fahey stable last year. Read More...