Racing Post

Hong Kong: Lynam hoping Sole can finish year in style

Racing Post | 1 week ago
EDDIE LYNAM and the Power family will never forget 2014 and the year will end on another massive high if Sole Power sparkles in the Sprint. Read More...

Hong Kong: Cadeaux gunning for more success in Vase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RED CADEAUX, famed for finishing second three times in the Emirates Melbourne Cup, returns to the scene of his biggest triumph, fresh from another sterling effort in Australia's greatest race. Read More...

Today’s racing: Ruby ready to rock at Cheltenham again

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ROCK ON RUBY returns to the scene of his greatest triumph when he tackles four opponents in the Grade 2 Osborne House Relkeel Hurdle at Cheltenham (3.45) Read More...

Third inspection required at frosty Doncaster

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SECOND check will be required for Doncaster's meeting today at 10am, but clerk of the course Roderick Duncan is "very optimistic" racing will be on. Read More...

Doncaster gets green light after third inspection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DONCASTER will race as scheduled having passed a third inspection at 11am. Read More...

Second inspection required at frosty Doncaster

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SECOND check will be required for Doncaster's meeting today at 10am, but clerk of the course Roderick Duncan is "very optimistic" racing will be on. Read More...

Hong Kong: Quick conditions at Sha Tin lead to watering

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OFFICIALS at Sha Tin will water the course for Sunday's Longines international meeting with conditions likely to be on the quick side. Read More...

Crisis mounts as flood of races hit by small fields

Racing Post | 1 week ago
EACH-WAY punters face a lean time of it on Saturday after a staggering 14 of the afternoon's 21 jumps races had to be reoffered on Friday owing to lack of support. Read More...

Old team reunited for The New One

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE NEW ONE will put his Champion Hurdle credentials to the test when he bids to register successive wins in the £130,000 StanJames.com International Hurdle at Prestbury Park. Read More...

‘Going to Ffos Las for one ride was so sad’

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FOR someone who made the biggest mistake of his life in Britain, it's perhaps not surprising rider Mirco Demuro says it's the best place to learn the sport. Read More...

Cheltenham: Keighley strikes with old favourite Benbane Head

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BENBANE HEAD enjoyed himself immensely out in the lead under Conor Shoemark as the front-running ten-year-old posted a win for local trainer Martin Keighley. Read More...

Cheltenham: Benbane and Currency give Keighley big double

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ANY CURRENCY gave local trainer Martin Keighley a memorable double when showing plenty of tenacity to fend off Quantitativeeasing. Read More...

Cheltenham: Benbane and Currency give Keighley big double

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ANY CURRENCY gave local trainer Martin Keighley a memorable 152-1 double when showing plenty of tenacity to fend off Quantitativeeasing. Read More...

Lameness rules Captain Chris out of King George

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PHILIP HOBBS will be forced to keep Captain Chris under wraps for a little longer, as the trainer revealed on Friday the ten-year-old will not make his seasonal reappearance in the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton. Read More...

Totepool predict Scoop6 could reach 300,000

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WITH £80,557 in the win pool and £122,314 in the bonus fund Totepool are predicting the Scoop6 could be worth £300,000 should anyone successfully navigate all six races as well as find the winner of the following week's bonus race. Read More...

Kings Palace new RSA favourite after Cheltenham romp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE'S exciting young novice chaser Kings Palace became the best-priced 7-1 favourite for the RSA Chase with a strong-travelling, spring-heeled performance at Cheltenham. Read More...

Kings Palace new RSA favourite after romp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE'S exciting young novice chaser Kings Palace moved into clear 7-1 favouritism in the RSA Chase betting with a strong-travelling, spring-heeled performance at Cheltenham. Read More...

Cheltenham: Kings Palace new RSA favourite after Cheltenham romp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE'S exciting young novice chaser Kings Palace became the best-priced 7-1 favourite for the RSA Chase with a strong-travelling, spring-heeled performance at Cheltenham. Read More...

Kings Palace new RSA favourite after romp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE'S exciting young novice chaser Kings Palace became the clear 7-1 favourite for the RSA Chase with a strong-travelling, spring-heeled performance at Cheltenham. Read More...

Cheltenham: Kings Palace new RSA favourite after romp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE'S exciting young novice chaser Kings Palace became the best-priced 7-1 favourite for the RSA Chase with a strong-travelling, spring-heeled performance at Cheltenham. Read More...

Racing second best attended sport in 2014

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ROYAL Ascot was the third best attended UK sports event of 2014 as horseracing maintained its position as the second most popular sport. Read More...

Palace out to cement RSA claims as Melodic makes debut

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BY THE end of play on Friday Kings Palace could head the RSA Chase betting outright while Melodic Rendezvous could be much shorter in the Arkle and JLT markets should he make a success of his chasing debut. Read More...

Today’s racing: Cesarewitch hero Big remains in good form

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WAYNE HUTCHINSON returns after 24 days on the sidelines with a clear winning chance for boss Alan King. Read More...

Cheltenham going good to soft after overnight rain

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE winter weather is effecting Cheltenham's International meeting, with 10mm of rain causing a change in the going and a frosty forecast forcing the track to put down covers after racing to protect the ground for Saturday's meeting. Read More...

Cheltenham going good to soft after overnight rain

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE winter weather is effecting Cheltenham's International meeting, with 10mm of rain causing a change in the going and a frosty forecast forcing the track to put down covers after racing to protect the ground for Saturday's meeting. Read More...

Jefferson might look elsewhere for Attaglance

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ATTAGLANCE, a general 10-1 shot for the Caspian Caviar Gold Cup at Cheltenham, will not run in Saturday’s big race if the ground turns soft. Read More...

Prize-money boost for Scottish Champion Hurdle

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE QTS Scottish Champion Hurdle has become one of the top five most lucrative 2m handicap hurdles in British racing after a £30,000 boost took the Ayr prize to £100,000. Read More...

Philip Fenton withdraws appeal for drugs ban

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PHILIP FENTON has decided to withdraw his appeal against the severity of a three-year ban imposed by the Turf Club for drugs-related offences. Read More...

Philip Fenton withdraws appeal for drugs ban

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRAINER Philip Fenton has withdrawn his appeal against a three-year ban imposed on him by the Turf Club for drug possession. Read More...

Philip Fenton withdraws appeal against drugs ban

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRAINER Philip Fenton has withdrawn his appeal against a three-year ban imposed on him by the Turf Club for drug possession. Read More...

Caid among 13 for Caspian Caviar Gold Cup

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CAID DU BERLAIS will face a maximum of 12 rivals in Saturday's Caspian Caviar Gold Cup at Cheltenham, as the five-year-old bids to become the first Paddy Power Gold Cup winner to follow up since Exotic Dancer in 2006. Read More...

Today’s racing: King out to rule for Dartnall

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE richest race of the day at Taunton commemorates former clerk of the course Michael Trickey, who died last year at the age of 70. Read More...

Australia: Junoob stripped of Group 1 Metropolitan win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Chris Waller has been fined $30,000 and Junoob stripped of a Group 1 win after the horse returned a positive swab following his victory in the Metropolitan. Read More...

Farraaj camp satisfied with Hong Kong Cup draw

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FARRAAJ was on Thursday given a fighting chance of capping a brilliant year for trainer Roger Varian and jockey Andrea Atzeni in Sunday's Longines Hong Kong Cup, in which he will break from stall six. Read More...

Farraj camp satisfied with Hong Kong Cup draw

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FARRAAJ was on Thursday giving a fighting chance of capping a brilliant year for trainer Roger Varian and jockey Andrea Atzeni in Sunday's Longines Hong Kong Cup, in which he will break from stall six. Read More...

Hong Kong: Fukunaga seals international jockeys´ win

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YUICHI FUKUNAGA, the rider who partnered Just A Way to his stunning success in the Dubai Duty Free on Dubai World Cup night in March, underlined he belongs at the top level when winning the international jockeys’ challenge at Happy Valley last nigh Read More...

Zamdy Man could skip Cheltenham for Ascot

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ZAMDY MAN looks set to join Sign Of A Victory in opting for the Ladbroke Hurdle next weekend rather than a clash with The New One as Saturday's International Hurdle lost another credible rival to the Nigel Twiston-Davies-trained superstar. Read More...

Jay linked to the vacant top post at Ladbrokes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LADBROKES on Tuesday night declined to comment on speculation linking their former sports and football director Patrick Jay with the soon-to-be-vacant chief executive's position at the bookmaker. Read More...

Walsh will leave it late to make Boxing Day decision

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RUBY WALSH will leave it as late as possible to commit to riding plans on Boxing Day, with three of Willie Mullins' and Susannah Ricci's superstars due to run at two different venues. Read More...

´I just don´t have enough time to do the job well´

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ON a grey and drizzly London morning, Clare Balding is jogging down a gravel path and encouraging her Tibetan terrier Archie to do the same. Read More...

Frankel’s brother causes stir among 2016 Derby entries

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A TOTAL of 475 yearlings have been entered for the 2016 Investec Derby but the hype surrounds just one, a full brother to unbeaten champion Frankel. Read More...

Scottish Champion Hurdle winner Cockney Sparrow dies of colic

Racing Post | 1 week ago
COCKNEY SPARROW, winner of last season's Grade 2 QTS Scottish Champion Hurdle and described by John Quinn as "the best mare I've trained," has died of colic. Read More...

Brown Panther given Dubai option

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GROUP 1 winner Brown Panther could continue his globetrotting adventures in the new year after featuring in a strong list of accepted horses from Britain and Ireland for the 2015 Dubai World Cup Carnival. Read More...

Racing on at Hexham despite strong winds

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TODAY'S meeting at Hexham goes ahead as planned despite high winds prompting a noon inspection. Read More...

USA: Breeders’ Cup aim for recovering Wise Dan

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DUAL Horse of the Year Wise Dan is said to be recovering well from the injury that denied him the chance to complete a hat-trick of wins in the Breeders' Cup Mile last month. Read More...

Strong winds prompt Hexham inspection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OFFICIALS at Hexham will inspect the track at noon to see if today's meeting can take place safely in the face of high winds. Read More...

Australia: Darley snap up leading sprinter Brazen Beau

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SHEIKH MOHAMMED'S Darley operation has acquired one of Australia's leading sprinters following the purchase of Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes winner Brazen Beau. Read More...

Strong winds causing concern at Hexham

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OFFICIALS at Hexham are keeping a close eye on the weather as strong winds threaten to disrupt today's meeting. Read More...

Today’s racing: Botti hoping for some luck for Grendisar

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ALL-WEATHER regular Grendisar lines up again tonight as he aims to pocket another valuable prize in the £60,000 London Middle Distance Series Final at Kempton. Read More...

Charlton: Able Friend a formidable rival for Captain Cat

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ROGER CHARLTON reports his Longines Hong Kong Mile contender Captain Cat to have settled in well to his new surroundings at Sha Tin racecourse but the Derby-winning trainer thinks local favourite Able Friend will prove a formidable opponent. Read More...