Racing Post

Head convinced Solow is a live contender for Turf

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IT MAY have taken a little while for Freddy Head to find the key to Solow, but now the five-year-old is running at his optimum trip, the trainer thinks he has a live contender for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

UAE: Head convinced Solow is a live contender for Turf

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IT MAY have taken a little while for Freddy Head to find the key to Solow, but now the five-year-old is running at his optimum trip, the trainer thinks he has a live contender for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

UAE: Head feels Solow is a live contender for Turf

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IT MAY have taken a little while for Freddy Head to find the key to Solow, but now the five-year-old is running at his optimum trip, the trainer thinks he has a live contender for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

Favourites go through the card at Wolverhampton

Racing Post | 4 days ago
IT was certainly not an afternoon to be a bookmaker at Wolverhampton as the seven-race card produced a clean sweep for favourites at cumulative odds of 647-1. Read More...

Geraghty hopeful of return for Punchestown

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BARRY GERAGHTY'S prospects for a return to action at the Punchestown festival will become clearer in four weeks time. Read More...

Champion Hurdle 1-2-3 will be entered at Aintree

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE first three home in the Stan James Champion Hurdle will all be entered at Aintree according to Ireland's champion trainer Willie Mullins. Read More...

Stuccodor to miss Lincoln in favour of Curragh

Racing Post | 4 days ago
STUCCODOR will bid for back-to-back wins in the Tote Irish Lincolnshire at the Curragh on Sunday instead of running in the Betway Lincoln at Doncaster 24 hours earlier. Read More...

France: Sainte Amarante shines in Listed romp

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SAINTE AMARANTE put away a smart-looking set of rivals in a matter of a few strides to land the Listed Prix la Camargo, a race which frequently produces fillies with Classic potential. Read More...

Nicholls set for six-strong assault on Grand National

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CHAMPION trainer-elect Paul Nicholls will likely bid to end the season with a bang by running six horses in the £1 million Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree next month. Read More...

Red Cadeaux to go straight to Sydney Cup

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TRAINER-Ed Dunlop has decided to send his globetrotting star, Red Cadeaux, straight to the Sydney Cup on April 15, bypassing the BMW Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday. Read More...

Flemenstar all set for weekend return

Racing Post | 4 days ago
FLEMENSTAR, an eight-time winner from 12 starts over fences, is all set to return to action at Navan on Saturday having been off the track due to leg trouble since winning the Boylesports.com Fortria Chase at the same track in November 2013. Read More...

Flemenstar ready for weekend return

Racing Post | 4 days ago
FLEMENSTAR, an eight-time winner from 12 starts over fences, is all set to return to action at Navan on Saturday having been off the track due to leg trouble since winning the Boylesports.com Fortria Chase at the same track in November 2013. Read More...

Shutthefrontdoor gives McCoy the right vibes

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TONY McCOY took another opportunity to check out his potential partnership with Crabbie's Grand National favourite Shutthefrontdoor when schooling the 8-1 market leader over eight fences at Southwell on Tuesday. Read More...

Shutthefrontdoor gives McCoy the right vibes

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TONY McCOY took another opportunity to check out his potential partnership with Crabbie's Grand National favourite Shutthefrontdoor when schooling the 8-1 market leader over eight fences at Southwell on Tuesday. Read More...

UAE: Hanagan excited by ride on Tamarkuz

Racing Post | 4 days ago
PAUL HANAGAN is relishing his ride on the strongly fancied Tamarkuz in the Godolphin Mile on Dubai World Cup Night, for which bookmakers have made his mount the 13-8 favourite. Read More...

Greenham date for Toocoolforschool

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TOOCOOLFORSCHOOL, the seven-length winner of the Group 2 Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes last September, is set to return to the scene of his biggest win to contest the Group 3 Aon Greenham Stakes at Newbury. Read More...

Training steps up as gaming machine regulations near

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BOOKMAKERS have invested significantly in employee training over the past couple of months and most firms are all set for a further tightening in gaming machine regulations on Monday week. Read More...

Smart mare Swing Bowler retired by connections

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SWING BOWLER, a five-time winning daughter of star mare Lady Cricket, has been retired. Read More...

Lee lands ride on Lincoln favourite Mange All

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GRAND NATIONAL-winning jockey Graham Lee has landed the plum ride on Betway Lincoln favourite Mange All, who is the 11-2 market leader with the sponsors for the Doncaster feature on the first day of the Flat season on Saturday. Read More...

Excited Dascombe hoping stable ace Panther can pounce

Racing Post | 4 days ago
A WIDE draw for Brown Panther in the Dubai Gold Cup may be giving trainer Tom Dascombe some concern, but it is the only blot on an otherwise sunny landscape. Read More...

Excited Dascombe hoping stable ace Panther can pounce

Racing Post | 4 days ago
A WIDE draw for Brown Panther in the Dubai Gold Cup may be giving trainer Tom Dascombe some concern, but it is the only blot on an otherwise sunny landscape. Read More...

Revenue rises 14 per cent as 888 enjoy strong 2014

Racing Post | 4 days ago
ONLINE gaming and betting operator 888, which sponsored the Tingle Creek won by Dodging Bullets this season, reported they had enjoyed "another record-breaking year" in 2014 when posting their annual results on Tuesday morning. Read More...

Chrome ready for Dubai World Cup assignment

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CALIFORNIA CHROME, who carries the hopes of a nation as favourite for Saturday's Dubai World Cup, enjoyed a four-furlong workout on the Meydan dirt on Tuesday morning. Read More...

Chrome ready for Dubai World Cup assignment

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CALIFORNIA CHROME, who carries the hopes of a nation as favourite for Saturday's Dubai World Cup, enjoyed a four-furlong workout on the Meydan dirt on Tuesday morning. Read More...

O’Brien relishing riding Guineas favourite Gleneagles

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JOSEPH O'BRIEN is really excited about riding Qipco 2,000 Guineas plunge horse Gleneagles as he compared the gambled-on colt to Ballydoyle legend Giant's Causeway. Read More...

O’Brien relishing riding Guineas favourite Gleneagles

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JOSEPH O'BRIEN is really excited about riding Qipco 2,000 Guineas plunge horse Gleneagles as he compared the gambled-on colt to Ballydoyle legend Giant's Causeway. Read More...

Hills sweet on Just The Judge in Sheema Classic

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JUST THE JUDGE tries 1m4f for the first time in Saturday's Dubai Sheema Classic at Meydan and trainer Charlie Hills reckons the trip will be "right up her street". Read More...

Hills sweet on Just The Judge in Dubai Sheema Classic

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JUST THE JUDGE tries 1m4f for the first time in Saturday's Dubai Sheema Classic at Meydan and trainer Charlie Hills reckons the trip will be "right up her street". Read More...

St Leger second Romsdal in line for Kempton comeback

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ROMSDAL, last seen chasing home Kingston Hill in September's St Leger, could return to action at Kempton on Saturday. Read More...

UAE: Simcock aiming for more international glory

Racing Post | 5 days ago
DAVID SIMCOCK is aiming to follow his hat-trick of wins at Woodbine at the end of 2014 with further international glory at Meydan on Dubai World Cup night. Read More...

Mindurownbusiness team decide to swerve Lincoln bid

Racing Post | 5 days ago
MINDUROWNBUSINESS, whose price for Saturday’s Betway Lincoln ranged between 12-1 and 14-1, was a notable absentee at Monday’s five-day declaration stage for the big handicap at Doncaster. Read More...

Mindurownbusiness team decide to swerve Lincoln bid

Racing Post | 5 days ago
MINDUROWNBUSINESS, whose price for Saturday’s Betway Lincoln ranged between 12-1 and 14-1, was a notable absentee at Monday’s five-day declaration stage for the big handicap at Doncaster. Read More...

Cash prize sullies the honour of glory

Racing Post | 5 days ago
RARELY can a redefinition have created such a furore. In a sense, Great British Racing chief executive Rod Street was correct in his feisty Racing Post letter. Read More...

Sportsbet sign streaming deal with Racing Victoria

Racing Post | 5 days ago
PADDY POWER'S Australian arm Sportsbet have signed a deal with Racing Victoria to stream races via their website and through mobile and other digital devices. Read More...

World Class: Hamdan dirt theory to be put to the test

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE Dubai World Cup returns to dirt on Saturday and the Meydan management will be hoping Sheikh Hamdan was wrong about US horses not handling the new surface. Read More...

Agreement reached on Sporting Index sale

Racing Post | 5 days ago
A "PRIVATE strategic investor in online sports betting" is to buy spread betting company Sporting Index Group from private equity firm HgCapital, it was announced on Monday. Read More...

Weld warning for Lincoln possible Stuccodor

Racing Post | 5 days ago
DERMOT WELD will wait until later in the week to decide whether Stuccodor heads for Saturday’s Betway Lincoln or stays at home to defend his Tote Irish Lincolnshire crown the following day. Read More...

Weld warning for Lincoln possible Stuccodor

Racing Post | 5 days ago
DERMOT WELD will wait until later in the week to decide whether Stuccodor heads for Saturday’s Betway Lincoln or stays at home to defend his Tote Irish Lincolnshire crown the following day. Read More...

Powell happy with Emerald draw for Godolphin Mile

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BRENDAN POWELL has declared his satisfaction after two-time Dubai World Cup Carnival winner Dark Emerald was drawn in seven for Saturday’s Godolphin Mile. Read More...

Powell happy with Emerald draw for Godolphin Mile

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BRENDAN POWELL has declared his satisfaction after two-time Dubai World Cup Carnival winner Dark Emerald was drawn in seven for Saturday’s Godolphin Mile. Read More...

UAE: Powell happy with Emerald draw for Godolphin Mile

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BRENDAN POWELL has declared his satisfaction after two-time Dubai World Cup Carnival winner Dark Emerald was drawn in seven for Saturday’s Godolphin Mile. Read More...

Powell happy with Emerald draw for Godolphin Mile

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BRENDAN POWELL has declared his satisfaction after two-time Dubai World Cup Carnival winner Dark Emerald was drawn in seven for Saturday’s Godolphin Mile. Read More...

Injured Geraghty out of Aintree after Downpatrick fall

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BARRY GERAGHTY was last night facing up to missing a Grand National ride on either Hadrian's Approach for trainer Nicky Henderson or Cheltenham Festival winner and leading fancy The Druids Nephew after suffering a hairline fracture to his left tibia Read More...

Sherwood close to Many Clouds Grand National decision

Racing Post | 6 days ago
A DECISION is looming on Cheltenham Gold Cup sixth Many Clouds’ participation in the Crabbie’s Grand National, but trainer Oliver Sherwood hinted on Sunday the eight-year-old might have had enough for the season. Read More...

Riverside City takes Ulster National for Elliott and Condon

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RIVERSIDE CITY was produced late by Davy Condon to deny topweight Man With Van by a head in a thrilling finish to the Ulster National at Downpatrick. Read More...

Riverside City takes Ulster National for Elliott and Condon

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RIVERSIDE CITY was produced late by Davy Condon to deny topweight Man With Van by a head in a thrilling finish to the Ulster National at Downpatrick. Read More...

Downpatrick: Riverside City lands Ulster National

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RIVERSIDE CITY was produced late by Davy Condon to deny topweight Man With Van by a head in a thrilling finish to the Ulster National at Downpatrick. Read More...

Grand National the likely target for Rebel Rebellion

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CHAMPION trainer Paul Nicholls is warming to the prospect of running Saturday's Newbury winner Rebel Rebellion in the Crabbie's Grand National on April 11. Read More...

Japan: Determined Gold Ship lands Daishoten hat-trick

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GOLD SHIP (Naosuke Sugai/Yasunari Iwata) produced a powerful and determined stretch run to hold off Denim And Ruby and land this contest for the third time. Read More...

Dubai dirt no concern for World Cup hope Chrome

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CONNECTIONS of Dubai World Cup favourite California Chrome have dismissed suggestions raised by Hamdan Al Maktoum that the four-year-old will not be able to handle the dirt at Meydan on Saturday. Read More...