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Tougher test lies in wait for Treve at Saint-Cloud

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TREVE will face a maximum of nine opponents when she makes her second appearance of the year in Sunday’s Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud. Read More...

Tougher test lies in wait for Treve at Saint-Cloud

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TREVE will face a maximum of nine opponents when she makes her second appearance of the year in Sunday’s Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud. Read More...

Martin Cruddace appointed new chief at Arc

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FORMER Betfair executive Martin Cruddace has been named as Arena Racing Company's new chief executive, replacing Tony Kelly who leaves Britain's largest racecourse group next month. Read More...

A day to forget for Ryan

Racing Post | 7 days ago
Ryan Moore was out of luck at Newmarket this afternoon where he had four seconds and a third from his six rides. So near, yet so far... Read More...

Former jockey Hopkins banned for three years

Racing Post | 7 days ago
FORMER apprentice jockey Matthew Hopkins has been found guilty of backing and laying horses and has been disqualified for three years with immediate effect. Read More...

Paddy Power and PMU renew partnership

Racing Post | 7 days ago
PADDY POWER have renewed their partnership with the Pari-Mutuel Urbain (PMU) to provide sports betting in France. Read More...

Super Moore aiming to reel in another Classic

Racing Post | 7 days ago
RYAN MOORE'S trophy cabinet is becoming increasingly cluttered, and he will have the opportunity to add another major piece of silverware to his already glittering collection in Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby. Read More...

Plate favourite Seamour handed widest draw

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BRIAN ELLISON is yet to savour victory in the John Smith's Northumberland Plate, and his chances of securing a maiden success were dealt a major blow with his ante-post favourite Seamour given the widest draw. Read More...

Ellison believes Seamour can overcome bad Plate draw

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BRIAN ELLISON is yet to savour victory in the John Smith's Northumberland Plate, and his chances of securing a maiden success were dealt a major blow with his ante-post favourite Seamour given the widest draw. Read More...

Ellison believes Plate hope Seamour can overcome bad draw

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BRIAN ELLISON is yet to savour victory in the John Smith's Northumberland Plate, and his chances of securing a maiden success were dealt a major blow with his ante-post favourite Seamour given the widest draw. Read More...

Buratino could be kept busy before Group 1 test

Racing Post | 7 days ago
A TRIP to the Curragh for the Keeneland Phoenix Stakes is a possible option for Buratino, but connections have not ruled out another run between now and the Group 1 in August. Read More...

Brian Toomey to return to saddle in July

Racing Post | 7 days ago
BRIAN TOOMEY, who is set to return to race-riding almost two years after the fall that nearly killed him, will make his comeback aboard Kings Grey in around a fortnight. Read More...

Harley snapped up by Mullins for Dynamite ride

Racing Post | 7 days ago
MARTIN HARLEY, fresh from his first Group 1 win on Goldream in last week's King's Stand Stakes, will have his first ride for Willie Mullins on Saturday when he partners Max Dynamite in the John Smith's Northumberland Plate at Newcastle. Read More...

New Bay camp relishing Eclipse clash with Horn

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NEW BAY'S connections were on Wednesday talking up the "exciting" clash between their French Derby victor and the unbeaten winner of the Epsom equivalent Golden Horn in next Saturday's Coral-Eclipse. Read More...

Lady Cecil to retire from training at end of season

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LADY CECIL, widow of the legendary Sir Henry Cecil, will leave the training ranks at the end of the 2015 season with executors finalising the sale of of her base at Warren Place Stables in Newmarket. Read More...

Japan: World Cup fifth Hokko Tarumae back to winning ways

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HOT favourite Hokko Tarumae (Katsuichi Nishiura/Hideaki Miyuki), who ran his first race since finishing fifth in Dubai World Cup, grabbed his second Teio Sho title. Read More...

Yarmouth not certain to resume racing this season

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YARMOUTH may have to delay racing until later in the year or miss the season altogether according to owner Arena Racing Company amid concerns about the condition of the newly resurfaced track. Read More...

Crucial inspection for Yarmouth hopes of return

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YARMOUTH's hopes of a return to racing next month hinge on a crucial inspection of the course by BHA officials next Friday. Read More...

BHA launches major integrity review

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE BHA has officially launched a review of its integrity provision and the integrity department's structure. Read More...

International shaping up to match ‘best in the world’ tag

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YORK's Juddmonte International was billed the best race in the world earlier in 2015 and the entries for this year's race more than match up to that assessment. Read More...

International shaping up to match ‘best in the world’ tag

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YORK's Juddmonte International was billed the best race in the world earlier in 2015 and the entries for this year's race more than match up to that assessment. Read More...

Racehorses are getting faster

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A NEW study from the University of Exeter has found racehorses are getting quicker - despite a general consensus among scientists and in the racing industry that racehorse speed has plateaued. Read More...

Yarmouth closing in on return to racing

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YARMOUTH's extended wait for racing to return is set to end next month provided the course passes the BHA inspectors and gets the thumbs up from trainers and jockeys. Read More...

Gosden: ‘Unacceptable’ riding must be looked at

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOHN GOSDEN has called for stewards to tackle the use of "all-weather winter tactics" and the "unacceptable" riding he believes Adam Kirby employed when partnering Postponed against his Eagle Top in last Saturday's Hardwicke Stak Read More...

Gosden in call for action over ´unacceptable´ riding tactics

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOHN GOSDEN has called for stewards to tackle the use of "all-weather winter tactics" and the "unacceptable" riding he believes Adam Kirby employed when partnering Postponed against his Eagle Top in last Saturday's Hardwicke Stak Read More...

Gosden: ‘Unacceptable’ riding must be looked at

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOHN GOSDEN has called for stewards to tackle the use of "all-weather winter tactics" and the "unacceptable" riding he believes Adam Kirby employed when partnering Postponed against his Eagle Top in last Saturday's Hardwicke Stak Read More...

Ladbrokes’ international MD Cope to leave after restructure

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LADBROKES chief executive Jim Mullen continues to make changes at the bookmaker as it was announced the company's international operations are set to be restructured including the departure of the division's managing director Damian Cope. Read More...

Mile races still an option for impressive Muhaarar

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHARLIE HILLS has not ruled out returning to a mile with his impressive Commonwealth Cup winner Muhaarar although the Darley July Cup is likely to be the three-year-old's first target. Read More...

Clever Cookie Plate bid hinges on further rain at Newcastle

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CLEVER COOKIE, who missed last week's Gold Cup because of fast ground, could take his place in Saturday's John Smith's Northumberland Plate if more rain falls at Newcastle. Read More...

Diamondsandrubies set for rematch with Legatissimo

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEGATISSIMO, the 1,000 Guineas winner who failed by only a short head to secure a second Classic victory in the Oaks, will take on older rivals for the first time in the Group 1 Sea The Stars Pretty Polly Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Read More...

Top pair chasing more points in Sussex clash

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THREE of the Group 1 winners at Royal Ascot last week are among the front-runners in the Cartier Horse of the Year rankings after the meeting had its usual big impact on standings in every category. Read More...

Jack Hobbs heads nine left in Irish Derby

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JACK HOBBS, the Investec Derby runner-up, will face a maximum of eight rivals in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on Saturday evening. Read More...

Ladbrokes Australia launches pools with Colossus Bets

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Ladbrokes Australia have launched multi-million dollar ‘Mega Margin' pools for mobile on Australian Rugby League (AFL) and National Rugby League (NRL) games as part of their partnership with online operator Colossus Bets. Read More...

BetVictor sign as Chelsea’s betting and gaming partner

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BETVICTOR are to become the global betting and gaming partner of Premier League champions Chelsea FC. Read More...

Geraghty speaks of joy at landing McManus job

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY has spoken for the first time since it was announced he would replace Tony McCoy as the new retained rider for owner JP McManus, with the jockey citing a better balance to his personal life as the main factor in his decision. Read More...

Popular Chapman is the man to boost C4 Racing coverage

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE only racing certainty at Royal Ascot last week was that Channel 4 viewing figures would fall. It's just a fact of life these days. Pubs are closing, children are getting fatter and fewer people watch Channel 4 Racing. Read More...

Popular Chapman ‘would boost C4 Racing coverage’

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE only racing certainty at Royal Ascot last week was that Channel 4 viewing figures would fall. It's just a fact of life these days. Pubs are closing, children are getting fatter and fewer people watch Channel 4 Racing. Read More...

Channel 4 viewing figures in line with last year’s coverage

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHANNEL 4 released final viewing figures for Royal Ascot that showed ratings largely matching those achieved last year, keeping the event with less than half the viewers who previously watched on the BBC. Read More...

Ladbrokes shares soar after merger talks revealed

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SHARES in Ladbrokes soared by almost 20 per cent on Tuesday morning after the firm confirmed they are in merger talks with the parent company of fellow high street bookmaking giant Coral. Read More...

Ladbrokes and Coral in shock talks over merger

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LADBROKES confirm they are in merger talks with the parent company of fellow high street bookmaker giant Coral - news that will rock the betting industry. Read More...

Irish Derby bid for Oaks winner Qualify

Racing Post | 1 week ago
INVESTEC OAKS heroine Qualify will be added on Tuesday to the field for Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby. Read More...

Geraghty confirmed as new rider for JP McManus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY has been confirmed as the new retained rider for JP McManus, filling the void left by 20-time champion jockey Tony McCoy, who retired at the end of last season. Read More...

Geraghty confirmed as new rider for JP McManus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY has been confirmed as the new retained rider for JP McManus, filling the void left by 20-time champion jump jockey Tony McCoy, who retired at the end of last season. Read More...

Kate Hills joins Plumpton as chief executive

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KATE HILLS, Arena Racing Company's long-serving director of public relations and communications, has been unveiled as the new chief executive of Plumpton racecourse. Read More...

Kirk wants ease in the ground for promising Nakuti

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SYLVESTER KIRK is waiting for the ground to ease before attempting to secure some valuable black type with Nakuti, who is "better than ever" this season according to her trainer. Read More...

Ride did not cost victory says Brazen Beau team

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE team behind Diamond Jubilee Stakes runner-up Brazen Beau have leapt to the defence of Craig Williams after the jockey's decision to race alone towards the stands' side drew criticism in some quarters. Read More...

Ride did not cost victory say Brazen Beau team

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE team behind Diamond Jubilee Stakes runner-up Brazen Beau have leapt to the defence of Craig Williams after the jockey's decision to race alone towards the stands' side drew criticism in some quarters. Read More...

BHA asks for punters’ help in shaping racing

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE BHA has announced details of a new Horseracing Bettors Forum which will give punters the chance to provide the governing body with ideas to develop the sport for the benefit of the betting public. Read More...

South Africa: Top jockey Kevin Shea forced to retire

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEADING jockey Kevin Shea has been forced to bring to an end his highly successful 37-year career on medical grounds. Read More...

South Africa: Top jockey Kevin Shea forced to retire

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEADING jockey Kevin Shea has been forced to bring to an end his highly successful 37-year career on medical grounds. Read More...