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Today’s racing: Hamilton specialist Baron in good form

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BARON RUN has won on four of his six visits to Hamilton and is out to give that statistic another polish in the 6f handicap (4.40) today. Read More...

USA: Espinoza handed seven-day ban for Sky Kingdom ride

Racing Post | 3 days ago
Leading jockey Victor Espinoza has been handed a seven-day ban for his performance on rank outsider Sky Kingdom, the horse who carried Breeders' Cup Classic favourite Shared Belief out wide at the first turn in Saturday's Awesome Again Stakes. Read More...

USA: Espinoza handed seven-day ban for Kingdom ride

Racing Post | 3 days ago
Leading jockey Victor Espinoza has been handed a seven-day ban for his performance on rank outsider Sky Kingdom, the horse who carried Breeders' Cup Classic favourite Shared Belief out wide at the first turn in Saturday's Awesome Again Stakes. Read More...

Chicquita could join Ruler Of The World in Arc field

Racing Post | 3 days ago
RULER OF THE WORLD could be joined by €6 million filly Chicquita in Sunday's Arc after it emerged connections are leaning towards the big one in preference to her taking on her own sex in the Prix de l'Opera. Read More...

The Great War could go for the Prix de l’Abbaye

Racing Post | 4 days ago
NO SOONER had one speedy two-year-old became more of an uncertain runner in the Qatar Prix de l'Abbaye at Longchamp next Sunday, than another juvenile emerged as a potential challenger for the €4.8 million dash. Read More...

World Class: Shared Belief looks a genuine superstar

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AMERICAN racing has been without a superstar since Zenyatta retired in 2010. For four years champions of the dirt came and went but they always left space at the top for something special, something outstanding. Something like Shared Belief. Read More...

World Class: Shared Belief looks like America’s next top horse

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AMERICAN racing has been without a superstar since Zenyatta retired in 2010. For four years champions of the dirt came and went but they always left space at the top for something special, something outstanding. Something like Shared Belief. Read More...

Germany: Empoli returns to form to land Preis von Europa

Racing Post | 4 days ago
EMPOLI (Peter Schiergen/Adrie de Vries) came back to his best form to win an exciting race for the Preis von Europa at Cologne on Sunday at odds of over 10-1. Read More...

Germany: Empoli returns to form to win Preis von Europa

Racing Post | 4 days ago
EMPOLI (Peter Schiergen/Adrie de Vries) came back to his best form to win an exciting race for the Preis von Europa at Cologne on Sunday at odds of over 10-1. Read More...

Ol’ Man River runs into Classic contention

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GUINEAS and Derby hope Ol' Man River enhanced his Classic claims with an authoritative success in the Beresford, adding his name to a roll of honour that has recently featured some of the biggest names within the sport. Read More...

Ol’ Man River runs into Classic contention

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GUINEAS and Derby hope Ol' Man River enhanced his Classic claims with an authoritative success in the Beresford, adding his name to a roll of honour that has recently featured some of the biggest names in the sport. Read More...

Business Bulletin: New gambling act delayed a month

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE Racing Post's industry editor Bill Barber takes a look at what has been making the news off the track. Read More...

Tiggy Wiggy not certain for Abbaye, says Hannon

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TIGGY WIGGY, the pocket rocket who has played a starring role in the 2014 Flat season, is far from certain to line up in the Prix de l'Abbaye, despite connections hinting that was the likely plan after she won on Saturday. Read More...

Japan: Derby winner One And Only on top in key St Leger trial

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Japanese Derby winner One And Only (Kojiro Hashiguchi/Norihiro Yokoyama) justified favouritism to win Sunday's Kobe Shimbun Hai, which is regarded as the most important trial for the Kikuka Sho (Japanese St Leger). Read More...

Today’s racing: Ol´ Man River looks set to keep on rolling

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THERE is little doubt about the star attraction at the Curragh today, as €2.85 million yearling Ol' Man River endeavours to make it two wins from two starts. Read More...

Ol´ Man River looks set to keep on rolling

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THERE is little doubt about the star attraction at the Curragh today, as €2.85 million yearling Ol' Man River endeavours to make it two wins from two starts. Read More...

USA: Classic favourite Shared Belief stays unbeaten

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BREEDERS' Cup Classic Shared Belief (Jerry Hollendorfer/ Mike Smith) overcame a horrible wide trip to maintain his unbeaten record in the Awesome Again, the feature event among five Grade 1s at Santa Anita's full-scale Breeders' Cup rehea Read More...

USA: Classic favourite Shared Belief stays unbeaten

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BREEDERS' CUP CLASSIC favourite Shared Belief overcame a horrible wide trip to maintain his unbeaten record in the Awesome Again, the feature event among five Grade 1s at Santa Anita's full-scale Breeders' Cup rehearsal on Saturday. Read More...

USA: Tonalist triumphs on Belmont’s Super Saturday

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BELMONT Stakes winner Tonalist (Christophe Clement/Joel Rosario) returned to the scene of his greatest triumph for more of the same as he closed strongly to capture an impressive victory in a dramatic running of the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup. Read More...

USA: Tonalist too good on Belmont’s Super Saturday card

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BELMONT Stakes winner Tonalist (Christophe Clement/Joel Rosario) returned to the scene of his greatest triumph for more of the same as he closed strongly to capture an impressive victory in a dramatic running of the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup. Read More...

USA: Tonalist too good on Belmont’s Super Saturday card

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BELMONT STAKES winner Tonalist (Christophe Clement/Joel Rosario) returned to the scene of his greatest triumph for more of the same as he closed strongly to capture victory in a dramatic running of the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup. Read More...

Dettori waits on Ruler Of The World decision

Racing Post | 5 days ago
FRANKIE DETTORI'S prospects of being reunited with the Aidan O'Brien-trained Ruler Of The World in the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe will be determined after the 2013 Derby winner completes his preparation at Ballydoyle on Wednesday. Read More...

Bronze Angel scoops second Cambridgeshire

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BRONZE ANGEL delivered a brilliant performance under rising star Louis Steward to land a second Cambridgeshire, following up on his 2012 success. Read More...

Newmarket: Bronze Angel scoops second Cambridgeshire

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BRONZE ANGEL delivered a brilliant performance under rising star Louis Steward to land a second Cambridgeshire, following up on his 2012 success. Read More...

Newmarket: Terrific Tiggy makes all to bag Cheveley Park

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TIGGY WIGGY burst out of the stalls to take the lead and was never passed as the 6-4 favourite collected her first Group 1 and third big race on the bounce in the Cheveley Park Stakes. Read More...

Terrific Tiggy makes all to bag Cheveley Park

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TIGGY WIGGY burst out of the stalls to take the lead and was never passed as the 6-4 favourite collected her first Group 1 and third big race on the bounce in the Cheveley Park Stakes Read More...

Newmarket: Elm Park impressive in Royal Lodge

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ELM PARK continued his impressive winning streak in the Royal Lodge at Newmarket, making it three wins on the bounce and the colt's first in Group company. Read More...

Elm Park impressive in Royal Lodge

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ELM PARK continued his impressive winning streak in the Royal Lodge at Newmarket, making it three wins on the bounce and the colt's first in Group company. Read More...

Today’s racing: Terrific Tiggy aims for Cheveley win

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TIGGY WIGGY, explosively fast winner of five of her seven starts this year, will start a red-hot favourite for a top-class Group 1 Connolly's Red Mills Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket (3.10). Read More...

Cambridgeshire conditions will suit Velox says Hardie

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CAM HARDIE believes he can cap a breakthough season in the saddle with victory aboard Velox in the Betfred Cambridgeshire at Newmarket on Saturday. Read More...

Gosden can extend title lead with Cambridgeshire win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
JOHN GOSDEN can add a few quid short of £100,000 to his trainers' title lead if he can land a fourth Cambridgeshire, dubbed the first leg of the autumn double by bookmakers with the similarly Betfred-sponsored Cesarewitch next month. Read More...

USA: Three-year-olds look strong in Jockey Club

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THREE-YEAR-OLDS look to have the upper hand in the Jockey Club, the $1 million highlight of six graded stakes on the Super Saturday card of Breeders' Cup trials at Belmont Park, shown live on At The Races. Read More...

USA: Shared Belief looks set to book Classic place

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SURELY only a major upset will prevent Breeders' Cup Classic favourite Shared Belief from extending his unbeaten record to seven races in his warm-up for the Breeders' Cup Classic at Santa Anita on Saturday. Read More...

Arc bans three men for attack on McCoy

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ARENA RACING COMPANY on Friday banned the the three men allegedly involved in the incident at Worcester last week when a beer can was thrown at Tony McCoy. Read More...

Custom Cut stretches winning run to five in Joel

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CUSTOM CUT landed the Group 3 Joel Stakes at Newmarket in convincing fashion and continued his impressive run, making it five wins on the bounce. Read More...

Newmarket: Cut stretches winning run to five in Joel

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CUSTOM CUT landed the Group 2 Joel Stakes at Newmarket in convincing fashion and continued his impressive run, making it five wins on the bounce. Read More...

Newmarket: Rockfel winner Lucida emerges as Guineas hope

Racing Post | 6 days ago
JIM BOLGER could land Godolphin a second Newmarket Guineas in three years after Lucida emerged as a genuine Qipco 1,000 Guineas candidate with an impressive victory in the Rockfel. Read More...

Lucida emerges as 1,000 Guineas contender

Racing Post | 6 days ago
JIM BOLGER could land Godolphin a second Newmarket Guineas in three years after Lucida emerged as a genuine Qipco 1,000 Guineas candidate with an impressive victory in the Rockfel. Read More...

Cosgrave clear to carry on riding in Britain

Racing Post | 6 days ago
PAT COSGRAVE is free to continue his riding career in Britain after the BHA announced it had not received a request from the Emirates Racing Authority to reciprocate penalties imposed on the jockey for refusing to pay nearly £35,000. Read More...

Cosgrave clear to carry on riding in Britain

Racing Post | 6 days ago
PAT COSGRAVE is free to continue his riding career in Britain after the BHA announced it had not received a request from the Emirates Racing Authority to reciprocate penalties imposed on the jockey for refusing to pay nearly £35,000. Read More...

Australia: Lankan Rupee beaten again as Buffering strikes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LANKAN RUPEE, rated the world's best sprinter, suffered another shock defeat on Friday when Buffering (Robert Heathcote/Damian Browne) went one better than last year's second in the Group 1 Moir Stakes. Read More...

Derby fancy Ol’ Man River to face seven in Beresford Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
OL' MAN RIVER, as short as 12-1 for next year's Investec Derby, will have his first start in Group company in the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Read More...

Derby fancy Ol’ Man River to face seven in Beresford Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
OL' MAN RIVER, as short as 12-1 for next year's Investec Derby, will have his first start in Group company in the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Read More...

Hopes high Tiggy can triumph in Cheveley Park Stakes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RICHARD HANNON, who saddles Tiggy Wiggy in Saturday's Connolly's Red Mills Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket, is optimistic the speedy filly can record her first Group 1 win. Read More...

USA: Shared Belief 2-5 for Classic prep

Racing Post | 6 days ago
USA: Ladbrokes have priced up all six Graded stakes on Belmont's Super Saturday card (shown live on At The Races) - plus a couple at Santa Anita, where Breeders' Cup Classic favourite Shared Belief is the main attraction. Read More...

Today’s racing: Bolger raider Lucida expected to go well

Racing Post | 6 days ago
PROMOTED to Group 2 status 16 years ago, the Rockfel can produce a credible 1,000 Guineas contender and Lucida, generally a 14-1 shot for Classic glory next spring, sets today's standard. Read More...

Tributes flow for ‘wonderful’ Balding

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TRIBUTES have been paid to dual Grand National-winning trainer Toby Balding, who died at the age of 78 on Thursday. Read More...

Legendary trainer Toby Balding dies aged 78

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TOBY BALDING, the much loved former trainer who won all jumps racing’s biggest prizes and was the man who established the riding talents of Tony McCoy and Adrian Maguire in British racing, died last night, two days after his 78th birthday. Read More...

Legendary trainer Toby Balding dies aged 78

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TOBY BALDING, the much loved former trainer who won all jumps racing's biggest prizes and was the man who established the riding talents of Tony McCoy and Adrian Maguire in British racing, died on Thursday night, two days after his 78th birthday. Read More...

Extremity cut to 12-1 for Cambridgeshire

Racing Post | 7 days ago
HUGO PALMER is hoping to crown the finest spell of his three-and-a-half-year training career with victory in the Betfred Cambridgeshire at Newmarket on Saturday, for which his contender Extremity was cut to 12-1 third favourite (from 16) by Coral on Thur Read More...