Racing Post

Dry night leads to going change at Newbury

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FEARS that the Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes could be run on extremely testing ground are easing all the time as the ground continues to dry out in advance of the course's major Flat prize. Read More...

You can now bet with Paddy Power on our site

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
So when you'e made your selection you can bet directly with Paddy Power without having to leave the card Read More...

Clever Cookie refuses to crumble for Niven in Yorkshire Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PETER NIVEN enjoyed his best day as a trainer as Clever Cookie put up a typically gritty performance to win the Betway Yorkshire Cup under PJ McDonald from Curbyourenthusiasm. Read More...

Clever Cookie refuses to crumble for Niven in Yorkshire Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PETER NIVEN enjoyed his best day as a trainer as Clever Cookie put up a typically gritty performance to win the Betway Yorkshire Cup under PJ McDonald from Curbyourenthusiasm. Read More...

Clever Cookie lands Yorkshire Cup for Niven

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PETER NIVEN enjoyed his best day as a trainer as Clever Cookie put up a typically gritty performance to win the Betway Yorkshire Cup under PJ McDonald from Curbyourenthusiasm. Read More...

Frankel progeny Cunco wins on debut at Newbury

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CUNCO, the first progeny of superstar Frankel to make the racecourse, got his career and that of his sire off to the perfect start with success over six furlongs at Newbury on Friday. Read More...

Cunco emulates father Frankel with debut win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CUNCO, the first son of superstar Frankel to make the racecourse, got his career and that of his sire off to the perfect start with success over six furlongs at Newbury on Friday. Read More...

WWII bomb forces Bath residents to spend night at track

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AN UNEXPLODED World War II bomb forced around 100 people to spend a night at Bath racecourse on Thursday. Read More...

USA: Acapulco to put finishing touches on Ascot prep

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ROYAL ASCOT winner Acapulco (Wesley Ward/Robby Albarado) faces older rivals again as the Coolmore filly has a prep run before returning to Britain as part of 'Team Wesley' for next month's royal meeting. Read More...

Flying Officer bids to reverse form of Sagaro

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Ascot Gold Cup market could take on a different complexion in the next three days as leading contenders Flying Officer and Bondi Beach attempt to reaffirm their credentials at York and the Curragh. Read More...

Late Lockinge call for Limato after downpours

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NEWBURY was yesterday hoping a rain-free 72 hours could provide the conditions that would allay the ground doubts of connections of Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes contenders Limato and Arod. Read More...

Palmer: Head and heart say Derby is not right for Gold

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HUGO PALMER feels running 2,000 Guineas winner Galileo Gold in the Investec Derby would go against the horse's character, his genetic make-up and the trainer's own gut feeling about the horse. Read More...

Cunco bids to make flying start for Frankel the stallion

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FOUR years after Frankel bowed out of racing as one of the greatest horses ever to grace the turf, the sport has the chance to enjoy his legacy when the first of the brilliant champion's offspring makes his racing debut at Newbury on Friday. Read More...

Daniel Tudhope ‘sore and bruised’ after fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOCKEY Daniel Tudhope reported on Friday morning that he suffered no broken bones after a crashing fall from Areen at York on Thursday. Read More...

Jockey Daniel Tudhope taken to hospital after fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOCKEY Daniel Tudhope was taken to York District Hospital on Thursday afternoon after a crashing fall from Areen at York. Read More...

Jockey Daniel Tudhope taken to hospital after fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOCKEY Daniel Tudhope was taken to York District Hospital on Thursday afternoon after a crashing fall from Areen at York. Read More...

Wings Of Desire flies into Derby reckoning with Dante win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WITH a rating of 88 and only a win on the all-weather at Wolverhampton to his name, connections of Wings Of Desire elected to go for the Dante Stakes to see what they had - and it turns out they may well have an Investec Derby horse. Read More...

York: Dante win puts Wings Of Desire into Derby mix

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WITH a rating of 88 and only a win on the all-weather at Wolverhampton to his name, connections of Wings Of Desire elected to go for the Dante Stakes to see what they had - and it turns out they may well have an Investec Derby horse. Read More...

York: Beautiful Romance on top in Middleton Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WINNING big races on big days is what Godolphin are aiming for this season after becoming more miss than hit in recent years and Beautiful Romance was right on target at York. Read More...

Beautiful Romance puts Godolphin on top in Middleton

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WINNING big races on big days is what Godolphin are aiming for this season after becoming more miss than hit in recent years and Beautiful Romance was right on target at York. Read More...

York: Beautiful Romance on top in Middleton

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WINNING big races on big days is what Godolphin are aiming for this season after becoming more miss than hit in recent years and Beautiful Romance was right on target at York. Read More...

Limato among 13 declared for Lockinge Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DESPITE fears about the rain-softened ground expressed by owner Paul Jacobs, Limato on Thursday morning appeared among 13 declared runners for the Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes, the first older-horse Group 1 of the year in Britain. Read More...

Limato among 13 declared for Lockinge Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DESPITE fears about the rain-softened ground expressed by owner Paul Jacobs, Limato on Thursday morning appeared among 13 declared runners for the Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes, the first older-horse Group 1 of the year in Britain. Read More...

USA: Plans to run world’s richest race in Florida

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE world's richest race will take place in Florida in January next year if plans for a $12 million dirt race on January 28 at Gulfstream Park come to fruition. Read More...

Midterm looks to stake Derby claim in Dante Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The shape of the Derby is still so hard to make out that some outlets have been suggesting top fillies for the race. The Dante is the last major trial and its favourite could yet settle the pre-Epsom pecking order. Read More...

Owner rues rain for Limato Lockinge bid

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LIMATO'S owner Paul Jacobs was on Wednesday left cursing the deluge of rain at Newbury that he believes has cost the 4-1 favourite his best chance of Group 1 glory this season in Saturday's Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: The man, the myth and the legendary owner

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IN 1977 a filly called Hatta won a race at Brighton. In 1979 a colt called Charming Native won at Windsor. Their successes went largely unnoticed. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: The owner, the myth and the legend

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IN 1977 a filly called Hatta won a race at Brighton. In 1979 a colt called Charming Native won at Windsor. Their successes went largely unnoticed. Read More...

Derby decision for Viren’s Army to be made late on

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE majority of owners at Middleham Park Racing are keen to stump up the £75,000 fee to supplement Dee Stakes winner Viren's Army for next month's Investec Derby - although a decision is going to be delayed until nearer the deadline. Read More...

So Mi Dar stamps her class on the Musidora

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MINDING'S best chance of winning an Epsom Classic may yet be in the Derby as John Gosden's So Mi Dar absolutely thumped her Musidora rivals to emerge as a major threat to Aidan O'Brien's 1,000 Guineas winner. Read More...

So Mi Dar stamps her class on the Musidora Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MINDING'S best chance of winning an Epsom Classic may yet be in the Derby as John Gosden's So Mi Dar absolutely thumped her Musidora rivals to emerge as a major threat to the Aidan O'Brien-trained Oaks favourite. Read More...

So Mi Dar stamps her class on the Musidora Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MINDING'S best chance of winning an Epsom Classic may yet be in the Derby as John Gosden's So Mi Dar absolutely thumped her Musidora rivals to emerge as a major threat to the Aidan O'Brien-trained Oaks favourite. Read More...

York: So Mi Dar stamps her class on the Musidora

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MINDING'S best chance of winning an Epsom Classic may yet be in the Derby as John Gosden's So Mi Dar absolutely thumped her Musidora rivals to emerge as a major threat to the Aidan O'Brien-trained Oaks favourite. Read More...

Huge entry for Newcastle’s first all-weather fixture

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TRAINERS have thrown their support behind Newcastle's first fixture on Tuesday as an all-weather venue, with 177 horses entered on Wednesday for next week's £60,000 seven-race card. Read More...

Magical Memory stakes Ascot claims with York success

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MAGICAL MEMORY continued his ascent up the sprinting ranks, adding the Group 2 Duke of York Stakes to his Group 3 win at Newmarket last month and establishing himself as a major player for the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee at Royal Ascot next month. Read More...

York: Magical Memory surges to head of Jubilee market

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MAGICAL MEMORY continued his ascent up the sprinting ranks, adding the Group 2 Duke of York Stakes to his Group 3 win at Newmarket last month and establishing himself as a major player for the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee at Royal Ascot next month. Read More...

Non-runners galore at Worcester and Bath as rain hits

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NON-runners are stacking up at Bath and Worcester on Wednesday after significant rain fell at both courses. Read More...

Pyman’s Theories: How to find handicap winners at the Dante

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PURISTS will be looking forward to the Group-race action at York, but handicaps outnumber Pattern races at the Dante meeting and, as most of these races will feature competitive betting markets, finding handicap winners will be a priority. Read More...

Favourite Bondi Beach misses Yorkshipe Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HOT favourite Bondi Beach was not among the final field of six for the Betway Yorkshire Cup at York on Friday. Read More...

Favourite Bondi Beach misses Yorkshire Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HOT favourite Bondi Beach was not among the final field of six for the Betway Yorkshire Cup at York on Friday. Read More...

Poor Cheltenham hits William Hill revenues

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIAM HILL has announced that online net revenue in the 17 weeks leading up to April 26 fell by 11 per cent compared to the corresponding period last year. Read More...

Poor Cheltenham hits William Hill online revenues

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PUNTER-friendly results at the Cheltenham Festival and in European football have hit bookmaker William Hill, who said on Wednesday that online net revenue for the 17 weeks leading up to April 26 fell by 11 per cent. Read More...

Star speedballs clash in the Duke Of York Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE score between Twilight Son and Magical Memory stands at 3-0 to the Henry Candy-trained sprinter but Charlie Hills is hopeful that his Stewards' Cup winner will be able to turn the tables in the Group 2 Duke of York Stakes. Read More...

Star speedballs clash in the Duke Of York Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE score between Twilight Son and Magical Memory stands at 3-0 to the Henry Candy-trained sprinter but Charlie Hills is hopeful that his Stewards' Cup winner will be able to turn the tables in the Group 2 Duke of York Stakes. Read More...

York going eases slightly after 4.5mm of rain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The going at York has eased to Good, good to firm in places, from Good to firm, after 4.5mm of rain fell at the course from 1pm on Tuesday afternoon to 3am on Wednesday morning. Read More...

York: four things to watch out for this week

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Everything you need to look out for over three days of brilliant racing at York. Read More...

France: Almanzor and The Juliet Rose press Classic claims

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ALMANZOR (Jean-Claude Rouget/Christophe Soumillon) secured a crack at the Prix du Jockey Club back here in a little under a month’s time with a straightforward success over three rivals. Read More...

York avoids worst of the rain ahead of Dante meeting

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The three-day Dante festival is likely to kick off on ground on the quick side of good on Wednesday after only light drizzle fell in the York area on Tuesday. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: A successful Bookmaker we can all cheer

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Bookmakers are not always easy to embrace but this is not any bookmaker. It is the one and only Bookmaker, the Bookmaker who won the Ian Carnaby Selling Handicap at Brighton in 2014; the Bookmaker who graces a Class 6 handicap at Lingfield. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: A winning Bookmaker we can all cheer

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Bookmakers are not always easy to embrace but this is not any bookmaker. It is the one and only Bookmaker, the Bookmaker who won the Ian Carnaby Selling Handicap at Brighton in 2014; the Bookmaker who graces a Class 6 handicap at Lingfield. Read More...