Racing Post

Injured Dandino set to miss Melbourne Cup bid

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Marco Botti-trained Dandino is unlikely to recover from the injury which ruled him out of last weekend's Caulfield Cup in time to take his chance in the Emirates Melbourne Cup a week on Tuesday. Read More...

Injured Dandino set to miss Melbourne Cup bid

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Marco Botti-trained Dandino is unlikely to recover from the injury which ruled him out of last weekend's Caulfield Cup in time to take his chance in the Emirates Melbourne Cup a week on Tuesday. Read More...

Nicholls blames slow start on fitness of string

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHAMPION trainer Paul Nicholls admitted on Tuesday he was struggling to get his horses to peak fitness and that many were needing their first runs heading into the core jumps season. Read More...

France: Tributes paid to Total boss De Margerie

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FRANCE Galop president Bertrand Belinguier on Tuesday paid tribute to Christophe de Margerie, the chief executive of oil and gas giant Total, who was killed late on Monday when his plane collided with a snow plough at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport. Read More...

FRANCE: Simcock and Varian take on smart Fabre fillies

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID SIMCOCK will be hoping that Encore L'Amour, the winner of a maiden at Chepstow back in August, can benefit from the likely very testing conditions on her first attempt in Pattern company. Read More...

Wayward West throws away victory at Exeter

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GO WEST YOUNG MAN did everything but win the 2m3f handicap hurdle at Exeter on Tuesday turning 90 degrees on the run in for home to hand the race to 25-1 Thundering Home. Read More...

BHA announces initiatives to combat small fields

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE BHA has announced the race planning initiatives it hopes will combat the problem of small field, including the details of the 170 races that are to be removed from the programme in 2015. Read More...

Moore’s absence hands Hughes third jockeys’ title

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RICHARD HUGHES described himself as "hugely relieved" after Ryan Moore handed him a third consecutive jockeys' title after he ended his domestic campaign a day earlier than expected when giving up his rides at Lingfield on Tuesday. Read More...

Heskin replaces Mullins as retained rider for Connell

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IN A dramatic reshuffle of his riding arrangements, leading owner Barry Connell has ended the term of Danny Mullins as his retained jockey and replaced him with Adrian Heskin. Read More...

Heskin replaces Mullins as retained rider for Connell

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IN A dramatic reshuffle of his riding arrangements, leading owner Barry Connell has ended the term of Danny Mullins as his retained jockey and replaced him with Adrian Heskin. Read More...

Hills winning the battle against underage gamblers

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIAM HILL'S efforts to prevent underage gambling in their betting shops appear to be bearing fruit, with a leading independent auditor saying the company's ID checks match the best-performing sectors. Read More...

Exciting Deputy starts chasing career at Fontwell

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DEPUTY DAN, up there with the best of last season's novice hurdlers, is set to launch his chasing career at Fontwell on Wednesday. Read More...

Exciting Deputy starts chasing career at Fontwell

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DEPUTY DAN, up there with the best of last season's novice hurdlers, is set to launch his chasing career at Fontwell on Wednesday. Read More...

Bid for judicial review in fight against remote gambling tax

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SECOND challenge to the government's planned new regime for regulating and taxing remote gambling has moved a step closer, it has emerged. Read More...

RCA to outlaw on-course networking

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RACECOURSE bookmakers will no longer be able to practise networking - also known as linking - from the start of next month after the Racecourse Association decided to follow Jockey Club Racecourses policy. Read More...

Today’s racing: Veteran Tullamore Dew given good chance

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AT THE age of 12 there is little Tullamore Dew has not seen or done, but it has been a while since he last visited the winner's enclosure. Read More...

Today’s racing: Veteran Tullamore given good chance

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AT THE age of 12 there is little Tullamore Dew has not seen or done, but it has been a while since he last visited the winner's enclosure. Read More...

Totesport boost mobile service with full sportsbook facility

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TOTESPORT have announced a revamped mobile offering which will include a full sportsbook as well as the facility to place all totepool bets. Read More...

Australia: Bowman free for Cup ride on Mutual Regard

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Australia: Hugh Bowman is free to ride Johnny Murtagh's Mutual Regard in the Melbourne Cup after his 20-meeting suspension for improper riding was reduced on appeal. Read More...

Australia: Adelaide done no favours by Cox Plate draw

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IT WAS a morning of starkly contrasting fortunes for European runners at the Cox Plate barrier draw, with Ballydoyle's Adelaide stuck out wide in 13 while international specialist Side Glance landed the winning-most gate, number seven. Read More...

Unfavourable Cox Plate draw for Adelaide

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IT WAS a morning of starkly contrasting fortunes for European runners at the Cox Plate barrier draw, with Ballydoyle's Adelaide stuck out wide in 13 while international specialist Side Glance landed the winning-most gate, number seven. Read More...

Bangor cancels schooling raceday due to high winds

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE first ever schooling raceday in Britain, due to take place at Bangor today, has been cancelled due to the weather. Read More...

Hurricane Gonzalo blows Bangor schooling raceday away

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE first ever schooling raceday in Britain, due to take place at Bangor today, has been cancelled due to the weather. Read More...

Gonzalo blows Bangor schooling raceday away

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE first ever schooling raceday in Britain, due to take place at Bangor today, has been cancelled due to the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo. Read More...

Gonzalo blows Bangor schooling raceday away

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BANGOR'S schooling raceday, due to take place on Tuesday, has been cancelled due to the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo. Read More...

Bangor cancels schooling raceday due to adverse weather

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE first ever schooling raceday in Britain, due to take place at Bangor today, has been cancelled due to the weather. Read More...

William Hill profits soar in third quarter

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIAM HILL revealed a rise in net revenue and operating profit for the third quarter of the year on Tuesday morning, driven by a strong year-on-year margin swing. Read More...

Morris seeks first British Group 1 with Celestial Path

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LUKE MORRIS, one of Britain's busiest jockeys, hopes to win a first domestic Group 1 on Saturday when teaming up with Celestial Path in the Racing Post Trophy. Read More...

Hong Kong mission on Al Kazeem’s agenda

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AL KAZEEM could be off to Hong Kong later in the year after his superb effort in defeat behind Noble Mission in Saturday's Champion Stakes. Read More...

Hong Kong mission on Al Kazeem’s agenda

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AL KAZEEM could be off to Hong Kong later in the year after his superb effort in defeat behind Noble Mission in Saturday's Champion Stakes. Read More...

Encore set for return as Honeyball eyes big prizes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
REGAL ENCORE could make his seasonal reappearance in the Grade 3 totepoolliveinfo.com Silver Trophy Handicap Hurdle at Chepstow on Saturday. Read More...

Royal Lodge winner Park heads RP Trophy 13

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ELM PARK could bid to supplement his win in the Group 2 Royal Lodge Stakes with victory in the Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster on Saturday after featuring on Monday among 13 confirmations for the race. Read More...

Chelmsford granted 57 meetings as 2015 fixture list revealed

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE BHA has published the 2015 fixture list with 1,471 meetings programmed, seven more than were originally scheduled for this year. Read More...

Chelmsford granted 58 meetings as 2015 fixture list revealed

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE BHA has published the 2015 fixture list with 1,471 meetings programmed, seven more than were originally scheduled for this year. Read More...

World Class: Spirit the star performer on Champions Day

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Sam Walker, the Racing Post's international ratings expert, looks back at Champions Day where the right horses came to the fore even if some of the stars were not on show. Read More...

Edgardo Sol set for Old Roan run

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FORMER Aintree festival winner Edgardo Sol is on course to make his debut for Emma Lavelle on Saturday in the Betfred Monet's Garden Old Roan Chase. Read More...

Edgardo Sol set for Old Roan run

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FORMER Aintree festival winner Edgardo Sol is on course to make his debut for Emma Lavelle on Saturday in the Betfred Monet's Garden Old Roan Chase. Read More...

Magician to spearhead Ballydoyle Breeders’ Cup team

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN revealed on Sunday his plans for the Breeders' Cup at the end of the month with Magician set to spearhead the trainer's team in the Breeders' Cup Turf. Read More...

Navy Ship and Giovanni the O’Brien pair for RP Trophy

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN revealed on Sunday Royal Navy Ship and the once-raced maiden Giovanni Canaletto are under consideration as the main Ballydoyle contenders for the Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster on Saturday. Read More...

Pipe ponders drop back to two miles for Dynaste

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DYNASTE could make his comeback in the Grade 2 Betfred Monet's Garden Old Roan Chase at Aintree on Saturday with trainer David Pipe offering the tantalising idea of dropping his stable star down to 2m at some point during the season. Read More...

Today’s pointer: Play aims to power home at Pontefract

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HAVING endured a frustrating time of things last week trainer Richard Hannon will be hoping Power Play can get the new week off to the best possible start for the stable in the Listed Totepool EBF Stallions Silver Tankard Stakes (3.40 Pontefract). Read More...

Australia: Rakti given go ahead for Melbourne Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CAULFIELD CUP winner Admire Rakti will take his chance in the Emirates Melbourne Cup next month despite being handed a 0.5kg penalty that had left his challenge in doubt. Read More...

Canada: Judge completes clean sweep for Britain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ON a fabulous night for British-trained horses in Toronto, Just The Judge (Charlie Hills/Jamie Spencer) held off Odeliz to complete a one-two for the visitors in the Grade 1 EP Taylor Stakes. Read More...

Canada: Mullen magnificent as Caspar charges home

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
UNDER a terrific ride from Andrew Mullen on his North American debut, Caspar Netscher landed yet another major prize in Canada for trainer David Simcock when he claimed the Grade 2 Nearctic Stakes at Woodbine. Read More...

USA: Beholder out of Breeders’ Cup Distaff

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DEFENDING champion Beholder will miss the Breeders' Cup Distaff after spiking a temperature on Sunday morning in California Read More...

Hillstar lands Canadian International

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HILLSTAR (Sir Michael Stoute/Ryan Moore) scored a decisive victory in the Canadian International, where Brown Panther was a non-runner after bolting before the start. Read More...

Hillstar lands Canadian International

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HILLSTAR (Sir Michael Stoute/Ryan Moore) scored a decisive victory in the Canadian International, where Brown Panther was a non-runner after bolting before the start. Read More...

Fifth Hong Kong trip on Cirrus Des Aigles agenda

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CIRRUS DES AIGLES, never a factor in Saturday's Champion Stakes, will have a fifth attempt to win at Hong Kong's end-of-year meeting after appearing a fresh horse on his return to trainer Corine Barande-Barbe's Chantilly yard on Sunday. Read More...

Italy: Prolific Dylan Mouth stars in the Milan mud

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Dylan Mouth galloped his opposition into the Milan mud in the Gran Premio del Jockey Club on Sunday, making it seven wins from as many starts in Italy as he powered to a four-length victory over Duc Di Mantova. Read More...

The New One coasts home on return to action

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LEADING Stan James Champion Hurdle contender The New One, an unlucky third in last season's race, looks set to launch another major assault on the hurdling crown after running out an easy winner of Kempton's feature on Sunday. Read More...