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Sandown: Bristol De Mai stars in Scilly Isles

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BRISTOL DE MAI stated a strong case for the JLT Novices' Chase at the Cheltenham Festival with a flawless performance in this top-level chase, in which the Grade 1-winning hurdler jumped superbly before leaving his rivals trailing. Read More...

Sandown: Bristol De Mai stars in Scilly Isles

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BRISTOL DE MAI stated a strong case for the JLT Novices' Chase at the Cheltenham Festival with a flawless performance in this top-level chase, in which the Grade 1-winning hurdler jumped superbly before leaving his rivals trailing. Read More...

Leopardstown: Bellshill battered by Bleu Et Rouge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BELLSHILL became the latest victim on a day of odds-on favourites getting turned over and Cheltenham hopes being dashed, with the Neptune fancy thoroughly put in his place by 11-1 stablemate Bleu Et Rouge. Read More...

Leopardstown: Bellshill battered by Bleu Et Rouge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BELLSHILL became the latest victim on a day of odds-on favourites getting turned over and Cheltenham hopes being dashed, with the Neptune fancy thoroughly put in his place by 11-1 stablemate Bleu Et Rouge. Read More...

Bellshill left battered and bruised by Bleu Et Rouge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BELLSHILL became the latest victim on a day of odds-on favourites getting turned over and Cheltenham hopes being dashed, with the Neptune fancy thoroughly put in his place by 11-1 stablemate Bleu Et Rouge. Read More...

Ivanovich bubble bursts as Footpad wins for Mullins

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Ivanovich Gorbatov bubble burst spectacularly at Leopardstown as the Triumph Hurdle favourite was well beaten by the Willie Mullins third string Footpad (14-1) who led home a stable 1-2-3. Read More...

Leopardstown: Ivanovich suffers shock defeat

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Ivanovich Gorbatov bubble burst spectacularly at Leopardstown as the Triumph Hurdle favourite was well beaten by the Willie Mullins third string Footpad (14-1) who led home a stable 1-2-3. Read More...

Leopardstown: Ivanovich bubble bursts as Footpad wins for Mullins

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Ivanovich Gorbatov bubble burst spectacularly at Leopardstown as the Triumph Hurdle favourite was well beaten by the Willie Mullins third string Footpad (14-1) who led home a stable 1-2-3. Read More...

Leopardstown: Ivanovich suffers shock defeat

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Ivanovich Gorbatov bubble burst spectacularly at Leopardstown as the Triumph Hurdle favourite was well beaten by the Willie Mullins third string Footpad (14-1) who led home a stable 1-2-3. Read More...

Ffos Las calls off biggest fixture after late inspection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TODAY'S meeting at Ffos Las, due to be the track's biggest of the season, is off as the course is waterlogged. Read More...

Ffos Las fixture in doubt after second inspection called

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RACING at Ffos Las today appears in doubt after an inspection was called for noon. Read More...

USA: Keen Ice starts Dubai World Cup prep in Donn

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KEEN ICE (Dale Romans/Javier Castellano), the only horse to beat the great American Pharoah in his Triple Crown season, goes on trial for the Dubai World Cup on his four-year-old debut in the prestigious Donn Handicap at Gulfstream. Read More...

Ffos Las set to race after morning inspection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE biggest meeting of Ffos Las's season is set to go ahead today after a morning inspection. Read More...

Snowden starts dreaming of National present with View

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PRESENT VIEW will prep for the Crabbie's Grand National with a low-key novice hurdle in the spring, according to trainer Jamie Snowden who is slowly starting to dream about winning jump racing's biggest prize. Read More...

Snowden starts dreaming of National present with View

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PRESENT VIEW will prep for the Crabbie's Grand National with a low-key novice hurdle in the spring, according to trainer Jamie Snowden who is slowly starting to dream about winning jump racing's biggest prize. Read More...

Promising Bellshill has chance to make Neptune case

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YANWORTH has stated his case in compelling fashion, but now it is time for Bellshill to remind us of his Neptune credentials. Read More...

Heavy rain forces Ffos Las to inspect for flagship fixture

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Welsh Champion Hurdle fixture at Ffos Las today is subject to a 9am inspection after 10mm of rain fell last night, which could be topped up by another 20mm by this afternoon. Read More...

Rain forces Ffos Las to inspect for flagship fixture

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Welsh Champion Hurdle fixture at Ffos Las today is subject to a 9am inspection after 10mm of rain fell last night, which could be topped up by another 20mm by this afternoon. Read More...

O´Brien expects big show from Ivanovich Gorbatov

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE ill-fated Our Conor was the last horse to win the Grade 1 Gain Spring Juvenile Hurdle and follow up in the JCB Triumph Hurdle and there are plenty who believe Ivanovich Gorbatov will repeat that feat three years on. Read More...

Native River on trial for Cheltenham target in Towton

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RSA or National Hunt Chase - that is the dilemma, albeit a nice one, facing Colin Tizzard, who may well discover the answer on Saturday when Native River contests the Grade 2 Totepool Towton Novices' Chase at Wetherby. Read More...

Scoop6 punters chase payout of over 1 million

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SOLE winner of Saturday's totescoop6 could land over £1.25 million if they go on to select the winner of the bonus race next weekend. Read More...

Australia: Trainer took money for horse that did not exist

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Australian trainer Michael John Day is facing jail for dishonestly obtaining financial advantage by deception after he was paid more than A$25,000 in training fees for a horse that did not exist. Read More...

Road To Riches leads stars on show at Leopardstown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
EXCITING prospects Bellshill, Ivanovich Gorbatov and Tombstone all feature on a star-studded card at Leopardstown on Saturday, with last year's Cheltenham Gold Cup third Road To Riches the class act in the feature Irish Gold Cup. Read More...

O´Leary: I´d be surprised if Valseur Lido finished ahead of Road To Riches

Racing Post | 1 week ago
VALSEUR LIDO may have been backed into as short as 8-1 from 20-1 for Saturday's Irish Gold Cup, but Eddie O'Leary, racing manager for owners Gigginstown Stud, believes the horse would be a shock winner. Read More...

O’Leary: Surprise if Valseur beats Road To Riches

Racing Post | 1 week ago
VALSEUR LIDO may have been backed into as short as 8-1 from 20-1 for Saturday's Irish Gold Cup, but Eddie O'Leary, racing manager for owners Gigginstown Stud, believes the horse would be a shock winner. Read More...

Gibralfaro to tackle Adonis at Kempton

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Alan King-trained juvenile Gibralfaro has been earmarked as a likely starter in the Adonis Hurdle en route to a crack at the Triumph Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Sandown perfect for Tea For Two, says Kelly

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SANDOWN, with its famous row of railway fences, and bold-jumping novice chaser Tea For Two are made for each other. Read More...

Matt Howe: Saddlecloth technology could revolutionise in-running betting

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THURSDAY morning proved the calmest of the week at Ice. I was relieved, as I could go at a slower pace and not only catch up with what I had missed due to being drawn to all things bright and shiny, but also see about a freebie or two! Read More...

Frosted too good in Al Maktoum Challenge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FROSTED advertised his Dubai World Cup credentials as he raced away from his rivals to score a dominant win at Meydan. Read More...

US star Frosted highlights World Cup credentials

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FROSTED advertised his Dubai World Cup credentials in style as he raced away from his rivals to score a dominant win on his first start at Meydan. Read More...

US star Frosted highlights World Cup credentials

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FROSTED advertised his Dubai World Cup credentials in style as he raced away from his rivals to score a dominant win on his first start at Meydan. Read More...

Horses in training and field sizes on the up

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE number of horses in training in Britain increased in 2015 according to data released by the BHA on Thursday, which also highlighted an increase in average field sizes. Read More...

Horses in training and field sizes on the up in Britain

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE number of horses in training in Britain increased in 2015 according to data released by the BHA on Thursday, which also highlighted an increase in average field sizes. Read More...

Neptune mission for Yanworth as festival entries revealed

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ANY outside chance ante-post Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle favourite Yanworth could divert to the Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle at Cheltenham in March has ended, after he was entered solely for the Neptune on Thursday. Read More...

Lifetime bans in Ireland on the way for drug cheats

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HORSES found to have been administered prohibitive substances, including anabolic steroids, are set to be handed lifetime bans in Ireland. Read More...

Cheltenham-bound Seeyouatmidnight to miss Towton

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PROMISING chaser Seeyouatmidnight, winner of the Grade 2 Dipper Novices' Chase at Cheltenham on New Year's Day, will miss his intended run at Wetherby on Saturday following an unsatisfactory scope. Read More...

Leicester and Stratford set for switch to RUK

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RACING UK is set to add two new tracks to its roster with Leicester and Stratford expected to switch from rival broadcaster At The Races next year. Read More...

Leicester and Stratford are set for switch to RUK

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RACING UK is set to add two new tracks to its roster with Leicester and Stratford expected to switch from rival broadcaster At The Races next year. Read More...

US ace Frosted expected to warm to the task

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST week trainer Kiaran McLaughlin was regaling the Racing Post about his battles in New York following Storm Jonas; yesterday he was in the sunnier climes of Dubai discussing the prospects of World Cup joint-second favourite Frosted. Read More...

US ace Frosted expected to warm to Meydan task

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST week trainer Kiaran McLaughlin was regaling the Racing Post about his battles in New York following Storm Jonas; yesterday he was in the sunnier climes of Dubai discussing the prospects of World Cup joint-second favourite Frosted. Read More...

Self-service betting terminal a hit at ICE

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAY 2 of Ice kicked off at a friendlier pace than Tuesday. I started it heading to the BGT stand where I was straight in for a look at a Self Service Betting Terminal with Racing Post data integrated into it. Read More...

Leicester and Stratford set for switch to RUK

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RACING UK is set to add two new tracks to its roster with Leicester and Stratford expected to switch from rival broadcaster At The Races next year. Read More...

Bin Suroor: ‘Halling was one of our best horses’

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRAINER Saeed Bin Suroor has paid tribute to Halling, who was put down at Dalham Hall Stud on Tuesday at the age of 25 due to the infirmities of old age. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: The (tenuous) link that triggers ringer memories

Racing Post | 1 week ago
As you'll remember if you're in your eighties, Francasal was a "ringer" when he won at Bath in 1953. The conspirators stood to win the equivalent of a present day £1 million but instead four of them went to prison. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: The link that triggers ringer memories

Racing Post | 1 week ago
As you'll remember if you're in your eighties, Francasal was a "ringer" when he won at Bath in 1953. The conspirators stood to win the equivalent of a present day £1 million but instead four of them went to prison. Read More...

Ruby Walsh: Yanworth difficult to beat

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIE MULLINS may train four of the first five in the betting for the Neptune, but stable jockey Ruby Walsh believes impressive Trials Day winner Yanworth will prove difficult to beat at the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Amateur jockey Theo Gillard hit with 28-day ban

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AMATEUR jockey Theo Gillard has picked up a 28-day suspension for continuing to ride an exhausted horse, who then fell at the last at Ludlow. Read More...

Zabana backed into joint second favourite for JLT

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIAM HILL report a major move for Zabana in their market for the JLT Novices' Chase on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival, with punters clearly expecting a big run in Saturday's Flogas Novice Chase at Leopardstown. Read More...

Previous winners among 126-strong Grand National entries

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE last two winners of the Crabbie's Grand National, Many Clouds and Pineau De Re, have the opportunity to triumph again at Aintree as they featured among a bumper 126 entries for the race on Wednesday. Read More...

Previous winners among 126-strong Grand National entries

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE last two winners of the Crabbie's Grand National, Many Clouds and Pineau De Re, have the opportunity to triumph again at Aintree as they featured among a bumper 126 entries for the race on Wednesday. Read More...