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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 | 4 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 | 4 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...

Newmarket: Best Of Days wins Royal Lodge for Doyle

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BEST OF DAYS held off a strong late challenge from The Anvil to win the Royal Lodge Stakes and give James Doyle a welcome victory in Godolphin blue just days after he lost the number one jockey position at Saeed Bin Suroor's yard. Read More...

Best Of Days for Doyle who lands Royal Lodge

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BEST OF DAYS held off a strong late challenge from The Anvil to win the Royal Lodge Stakes and give James Doyle a welcome victory in Godolphin blue just days after he lost the number one jockey position at Saeed Bin Suroor's yard. Read More...

Newmarket: Best Of Days for Doyle who lands Royal Lodge

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BEST OF DAYS held off a strong late challenge from The Anvil to win the Royal Lodge Stakes and give James Doyle a welcome victory in Godolphin blue just days after he lost the number one jockey position at Saeed Bin Suroor's yard. Read More...

Newmarket: Best Of Days lands Royal Lodge for Doyle

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BEST OF DAYS held off a strong late challenge from The Anvil to win the Royal Lodge Stakes and give James Doyle a welcome victory in Godolphin blue just days after he lost the number one jockey position at Saeed Bin Suroor's yard. Read More...

Cambridgeshire: five key trends to find the winner

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Let us narrow down the field and help you find a winner with these key ten-year trends for the Cambridgeshire Read More...

O’Brien out to capture elusive Group 1

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THIS fillies' prize is one of the few Group 1s missing from Aidan O'Brien's portfolio of top-level prizes and Roly Poly or Brave Anna will be attempting to fill that void today. Read More...

Australia: Bart moves closer to Winx clash after Underwood win

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BLACK HEART BART (Darren Weir/Brad Rawiller) continued his march towards a spring carnival appointment with Winx in winning the Group 1 Underwood Stakes at Caulfield. Read More...

The Briefing: key betting news, latest going and NRs

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Get all the key betting news, latest going information and non-runners with The Briefing. Read More...

Mehmas looks to bow out in style in Middle Park

Racing Post | 4 days ago
FOR Mehmas the Juddmonte Middle Park Stakes will mark the end of his brief racing career. Read More...

Jack Kennedy set for up to six weeks off after fracturing leg

Racing Post | 4 days ago
JUMPS jockey title leader Jack Kennedy has fractured his right shin following his second-fence fall at Downpatrick on Friday and is set to spend four to six weeks on the sidelines. Read More...

Jack Kennedy set for six weeks off after fracturing leg

Racing Post | 4 days ago
JUMPS jockey title leader Jack Kennedy has fractured his right shin following his second-fence fall at Downpatrick on Friday and is set to spend four to six weeks on the sidelines. Read More...

USA: Songbird faces stiffest task at Parx

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IT CAN'T be too often that a $1 million-plus event featuring a pair of Classic winners might be asked to take second stage but that could well be the case at Parx in Philadelphia on Saturday when the brilliant Songbird faces potentially the stiffest Read More...

Kennedy in hospital with suspected leg fracture

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JUMPS jockey title leader Jack Kennedy has been taken to hospital to undergo X-rays for a suspected right femur fracture following his second-fence fall from Shane Billy in the 2m7f handicap chase at Downpatrick on Friday. Read More...

French filly Spain Burg lands upset in Rockfel

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE provincial French racecourse La Teste de Buch has probably never before been the site of a prep race for the Rockfel but it proved an ideal warmup venue for Gallic raider Spain Burg, who defeated Frankel filly Fair Eva in a shock result. Read More...

Newmarket: French filly Spain Burg lands upset

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE provincial French racecourse La Teste de Buch has probably never before been the site of a prep race for the Rockfel but it proved an ideal warmup venue for Gallic raider Spain Burg, who defeated Frankel filly Fair Eva in a shock result. Read More...

Newmarket: French filly Spain Burg lands upset in Rockfel

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE provincial French racecourse La Teste de Buch has probably never before been the site of a prep race for the Rockfel but it proved an ideal warmup venue for Gallic raider Spain Burg, who defeated Frankel filly Fair Eva in a shock result. Read More...

O’Brien four-handed in bid for 16th Beresford Stakes

Racing Post | 5 days ago
EVEN by Aidan O'Brien's standards, 15 wins in a race is a phenomenal record and his chances of winning a 16th running of the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday look strong, with four Ballydoyle runners declared. Read More...

Top Irish jumps trainer Colm Murphy to quit

Racing Post | 5 days ago
COLM MURPHY, winner of multiple Grade 1s including the Champion Hurdle and Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival, has revealed that he will retire from the training ranks. Read More...

Top Irish jumps trainer Colm Murphy to quit

Racing Post | 5 days ago
COLM MURPHY, winner of multiple Grade 1s including the Champion Hurdle and Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival, has revealed that he will retire from the training ranks. Read More...

The Briefing: key betting news, latest going and non-runners

Racing Post | 5 days ago
Get all the key betting news, latest going information and non-runners with The Briefing Read More...

The Briefing: key betting news, latest going and NRs

Racing Post | 5 days ago
Get all the key betting news, latest going information and non-runners with The Briefing Read More...

Custom Cut goes for historic second Joel Stakes

Racing Post | 5 days ago
DAVID O'MEARA could make a small bit of history in a race celebrating one of the biggest names in the sport on Friday. Read More...

Sole Power to race on as retirement talk rubbished

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RUMOURS Sole Power would be retired have been quashed with the five-time Group 1-winning sprinter set for another stint in Dubai next spring as a ten-year-old. Read More...

Charlton thrilled as Godolphin buy Atty Persse

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TRAINER Roger Charlton will send out his first runner in the Godolphin blue silks later this autumn after Sheikh Mohammed's team purchased unbeaten two-year-old Atty Persse. Read More...

Charlton thrilled as Godolphin buy promising Persse

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TRAINER Roger Charlton will send out his first runner in the Godolphin blue silks later this autumn after Sheikh Mohammed's team purchased unbeaten two-year-old Atty Persse. Read More...

Perth: Moon Racer pips Ballyandy in thriller

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MOON RACER narrowly came out on top in the battle of the Weatherybs Champion Bumper winners, as Perth served up a pre-winter treat for jumps fans on Thursday. Read More...

Larchmont Lad too tough for rivals in Tattersalls

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LARCHMONT LAD showed plenty of guts and courage as he battled on strongly to take the feature race on the opening day of the Cambridgeshire meeting. Read More...

Larchmont Lad too tough for rivals in Tattersalls Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LARCHMONT LAD showed plenty of guts and courage as he battled on strongly to take the feature race on the opening day of the Cambridgeshire meeting. Read More...

BHA announces Flat racing weight for age revisions

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FLAT racing’s weight for age scale will have its first shake up in more than 25 years when a revised table is introduced next summer by the BHA in conjunction with the European Pattern Committee. Read More...

Lucky favourite for Cambridgeshire with Sacred Act out

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THIRD TIME LUCKY is the new favourite for Saturday's Betfred Cambridgeshire after ante-post market leader Sacred Act joined former favourite Firmament in missing the race. Read More...

King not panicking over new yard sale

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LEADING jumps trainer Alan King faces another period of anxiety as his yard is set to be put up for sale for the second time in 13 years. Read More...

No Midterm decision as Bay gets Arc green light

Racing Post | 6 days ago
The potential shape of the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe has a little more into focus with the news that last year’s third, New Bay, is an intended runner. Read More...

No Midterm decision as New Bay gets green light for Arc

Racing Post | 6 days ago
The potential shape of the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe has a little more into focus with the news that last year’s third, New Bay, is an intended runner. Read More...

Escobar: A name to leave racegoers snorting with laughter

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ANYONE seeing Escobar in the flesh for the first time at Newmarket on Thursday will be excused a wry smile as there are few more-cleverly named horses in training than the son of Famous Name. Read More...

The Briefing: key betting news, latest going and non-runners

Racing Post | 6 days ago
The Briefing: key betting news, latest going and non-runners. Read More...