Racing Post

Curragh: Rhododendron blossoms for O’Brien

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE might have been disappointment for Aidan O'Brien with US Army Ranger half an hour earlier, but there was compensation when the well-backed Rhododendron led home stablemate Hydrangea for a smart victory in this Group 2. Read More...

Curragh: Rhododendron blossoms with Debutante victory

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE might have been disappointment for Aidan O'Brien with US Army Ranger half an hour earlier, but there was compensation when the well-backed Rhododendron led home stablemate Hydrangea for a smart victory in this Group 2. Read More...

Curragh: Rhododendron blossoms in Debutante

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE might have been disappointment for Aidan O'Brien with US Army Ranger half an hour earlier, but there was compensation when the well-backed Rhododendron led home stablemate Hydrangea for a smart victory in this Group 2. Read More...

Double delight for British trainers in Deauville

Racing Post | 6 days ago
James Fanshawe and Hughie Morrison landed a double success for Britain in Deauville as Speedy Boarding won the Group Prix Jean Romanet and Nearly Caught the Prix Kergorlay Read More...

France: Tylicki claims first Group 1 on Speedy Boarding

Racing Post | 6 days ago
James Fanshawe and Hughie Morrison landed a double success for Britain in Deauville as Speedy Boarding won the Group Prix Jean Romanet and Nearly Caught the Prix Kergorlay Read More...

Success Days makes all to upset the big guns in Royal Whip

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Curragh: Success Days upsets the big guns in Royal Whip

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Success Days makes all to upset favourites

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Success Days makes all to upset big guns

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock - but Success Days and Shane Foley hadn't read the script as they landed a pillar-to-post success. Read More...

Churchill enhances Guineas claims with Futurity win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
HE ARRIVED at the Curragh as the ante-post second favourite for next year's 2,000 Guineas, and Churchill certainly did his Classic claims no harm with a comprehensive success in the Group 2 Futurity Stakes. Read More...

Smart Churchill enhances 2,000 Guineas claims

Racing Post | 6 days ago
HE ARRIVED at the Curragh as the ante-post second favourite for next year's 2,000 Guineas, and Churchill certainly did his Classic claims no harm with a comprehensive success in the Group 2 Futurity Stakes. Read More...

Curragh: Churchill boosts Guineas claims with Futurity win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
HE ARRIVED at the Curragh as the ante-post second favourite for next year's 2,000 Guineas, and Churchill certainly did his Classic claims no harm with a comprehensive success in the Group 2 Futurity Stakes. Read More...

Lady Aurelia gets the job done in Prix Morny

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADY AURELIA set out her stall and did what was expected as she delivered as the 2-7 favourite to land the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville. Read More...

France: Lady Aurelia gets the job done in Prix Morny

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADY AURELIA set out her stall and did what was expected as she delivered as the 2-7 favourite to land the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville. Read More...

Aurelia gets the job done in Morny

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADY AURELIA set out her stall and did what was expected as she delivered as the 2-7 favourite to land the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville. Read More...

Former ‘Hooligan’ Muntahaa settles into Leger frame

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MUNTAHAA is firmly in the Ladbrokes St Leger picture following Saturday's Listed handicap success at Chester, although racing manager Angus Gold warns that his participation has not yet been confirmed by owner Hamdan Al Maktoum. Read More...

Injured Probert to miss Star Sprint Cup ride

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DAVID PROBERT will miss out on riding Dancing Star in the Group 1 Sprint Cup after suffering a dislocated and broken wrist in a fall after the line in the concluding 5½f handicap at Chester on Saturday. Read More...

Champion miler Maurice gets reality check

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NEOREALISM (Noriyuki Hori/Christophe Lemaire) flew to the front after a good break and never saw another rival to land the biggest Grade 2 prize in Hokkaido Islan, at a price of 162-10. Read More...

Japan: Champion miler Maurice gets reality check

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NEOREALISM (Noriyuki Hori/Christophe Lemaire) flew to the front after a good break and never saw another rival to land the biggest Grade 2 prize in Hokkaido Islan, at a price of 162-10. Read More...

USA: Songbird makes it a perfect ten with easy win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SONGBIRD (Jerry Hollendorfer/ Mike Smith) extended her unbeaten record to ten with an easy seven-length win in the Grade 1 Alabama Stakes. Read More...

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

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

William Hill suitors bow to the inevitable

Racing Post | 6 days ago
The writing had been on the wall for a few days so it was not a great surprise that Rank Group and 888 Holdings walked away from their their £3 billion-plus bid to take over William Hill last week Read More...

California Chrome shines in Pacific Classic romp

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CALIFORNIA CHROME (Art Sherman/Victor Espinoza) put up arguably the best performance of his career in the Pacific Classic when easily brushing aside high-class rivals Beholder and Dortmund to win by five lengths. Read More...

Australia: Walsh unsuccessful in Grand National bid

Racing Post | 6 days ago
KATIE WALSH failed in her bid to win the Australian Grand National at Ballarat on Sunday when her mount I’ll’ava’alf was brought down at the final fence when out of contention. Read More...

Lady Aurelia out for Group 1 glory in the Prix Morny

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FOR MANY the defining memory of the whole five days at Royal Ascot will have been the sight of Frankie Dettori blasting seven lengths clear of his rivals, clad in the yellow silks of Curlin and Rachel Alexandra. Read More...

Heartbreak City breezes to historic Ebor win

Racing Post | 7 days ago
GALWAY FESTIVAL scorer Heartbreak City made history on the Knavesmire by becoming the first horse since the great Sea Pigeon in 1979 to carry more than 9st 4lb to victory in Europe's richest handicap under promising apprentice Adam McNamara. Read More...

York: Heartbreak City breezes to historic Ebor win

Racing Post | 7 days ago
GALWAY FESTIVAL scorer Heartbreak City made history on the Knavesmire by becoming the first horse since the great Sea Pigeon in 1979 to carry more than 9st 4lb to victory in Europe's richest handicap under promising apprentice Adam McNamara. Read More...

Blue Point slams rivals in Gimcrack

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BLUE POINT emphatically announced himself as a major contender for next year's 2,000 Guineas after he floored his rivals to easily win the Gimcrack Stakes in the Godolphin colours. Read More...

York: Blue Point slams rivals in Gimcrack

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BLUE POINT emphatically confirmed his reputation as one of the best two-year-olds of this campaign by breezing to an easy win in the Gimcrack Stakes. Read More...

Persuasive impressive in devastating Atalanta win

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE RACE was all over as soon as jockey Robert Havlin unleashed Persuasive to the front, as the filly flew home to land the Atalanta Stakes at Sandown and stretch her unbeaten record to five. Read More...

Persuasive impressive in Atalanta rout

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE RACE was all over as soon as jockey Robert Havlin unleashed Persuasive to the front, as the filly flew home to land the Atalanta Stakes at Sandown and stretch her unbeaten record to five. Read More...

Sandown: Persuasive impressive in Atalanta rout

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE RACE was all over as soon as jockey Robert Havlin unleashed Persuasive to the front, as the filly flew home to land the Atalanta Stakes at Sandown and stretch her unbeaten record to five. Read More...

Blow for Ellison as star pair ruled out for season

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BRIAN ELLISON has been dealt a major blow heading into the closing stages of the Flat campaign, with both Top Notch Tonto and Balty Boys, two of his stable stars, ruled out for the remainder of the season. Read More...

Australia: Winx stunning once more on return to action

Racing Post | 7 days ago
IT may be the start of a new campaign but it was a case of same old Winx in Sydney on Saturday as the brilliant mare dominated her rivals yet again. Read More...

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

Racing Post | 1 week ago
The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners Read More...

Ivan Grozny omission leaves Ebor wide open

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BOOKMAKERS got a result on the eve of Europe's richest Flat handicap and they will have high hopes of getting another when the race takes place. Read More...

Moore on verge of return to action following injury

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RYAN MOORE'S return to race-riding could be imminent, with the three-time champion jockey understood to be fit following an injury-enforced layoff. Read More...

German Cup hero Protectionist on easy list

Racing Post | 1 week ago
QUEST FOR MORE may not be embarking on another adventure down under, but the Melbourne Cup was on the mind not just at York yesterday but in Germany, as it was revealed 2014 race winner Protectionist was on the easy list. Read More...

Norton delivers Montataire to Stonehenge win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FRANNY NORTON gave a masterclass from the front on board Montataire to deliver the colt to a fourth victory in his last five starts as Frankel's Cunco faded into fourth. Read More...

Salisbury: Norton delivers Montataire to win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FRANNY NORTON gave a masterclass from the front on board Montataire to deliver the colt to a fourth victory in his last five starts as Frankel's Cunco faded into fourth. Read More...

York Ebor meeting: Three key questions for day four

Racing Post | 1 week ago
With the York Ebor Festival drawing to a close, Mark Scully takes a look at the storylines that could dominate the final day of a fantastic week. Read More...

USA: Beholder and Chrome set for Pacific clash

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE superstars of American racing are out in force on Saturday, when California Chrome takes on superstar racemare Beholder in the Pacific Classic at Del Mar, while the magnificent Songbird bids to extend her unbeaten career record to ten. Read More...

Mecca’s Angel storms clear to retain Nunthorpe crown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MECCA'S ANGEL stormed clear of the field to make it back-to-back wins in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes. Read More...

Angel storms clear to retain Nunthorpe crown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MECCA'S ANGEL stormed clear of the field to make it back-to-back wins in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes. Read More...

Quest For More powers to impressive Lonsdale win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GEORGE BAKER gave well-backed 9-2 chance Quest For More a superb front-running ride to land the Lonsdale Cup for trainer Roger Charlton Read More...

York: Quest For More powers to Lonsdale success

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GEORGE BAKER gave well-backed 9-2 chance Quest For More a superb front-running ride to land the Lonsdale Cup for trainer Roger Charlton Read More...

Angel challenging for favouritism as rain starts to fall

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST YEAR's impressive Nunthorpe Stakes winner Mecca's Angel is proving popular with punters ahead of Friday's Group 1 at York and is challenging ante-post favourite Limato at the head of the market Read More...

Ebor favourite Ivan Grozny to miss race

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BETFRED Ebor favourite Ivan Grozny will miss Saturday's feature handicap, trainer Willie Mullins has revealed. Read More...

Ebor favourite Ivan Grozny to miss big York handicap

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BETFRED Ebor favourite Ivan Grozny will miss Saturday's feature handicap, trainer Willie Mullins has revealed. Read More...

Trip To Paris bids to set up return to Melbourne

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRIP TO PARIS warms up for a possible return visit to Melbourne in Friday's Lonsdale Cup at York, a race in which he is top-rated of the seven runners. Read More...