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Australia: Dissident bows out with All Aged success

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DISSIDENT completed a fabulous afternoon for trainer Peter Moody, when outpointing Wandjina to secure a fifth Group 1 by a head. Read More...

Many Clouds could return to Aintree next year

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OLIVER SHERWOOD would like to bring Many Clouds back to Aintree again next year to defend his title in the Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

Aintree main target for Many Clouds

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OLIVER SHERWOOD would like to bring Many Clouds back to Aintree again next year to defend his title in the Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

Tiggy Wiggy out to prove stamina at Newbury

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JUDGED on the BHA handicapper's ratings Tiggy Wiggy would be home and hosed in the Dubai Duty Free Stakes at Newbury this afternoon, but doubts about her stamina mean it is no foregone conclusion. Read More...

USA: Shared Belief on his travels to Charles Town

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AMERICA'S top dirt performer Shared Belief (Jerry Hollendorfer/Mike Smith) breaks new ground on Saturday when he leaves his home state of California for the first time in pursuit of a rich prize in the Charles Town Classic. Read More...

Harrington fined and her horse banned for 42 days

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRAINER Jessica Harrington was fined €1,000 and jockey Mark Bolger banned for seven days, and ordered to forfeit his riding fee, by Tipperary stewards on Friday over the running and riding of JP McManus’s debutant High Tail It in the 2m4f maid Read More...

Balding fires Guineas ground warning for Elm Park

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ELM PARK, who is 12-1 for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas, warmed up for the Newmarket Classic by working at Newbury on Friday, after which trainer Andrew Balding said the Phoenix Reach colt might miss the race if the ground was "rattling fast". Read More...

McManus seeking to recoup costs in National

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TONY MARTIN reported his Coral Scottish Grand National favourite Gallant Oscar to be in good order on the eve of the Saturday showpiece as he bids to provide owner JP McManus with an immediate dividend after he purchased the horse earlier this week. Read More...

FRANCE: Mostaneer enters Jockey Club picture for Clement

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MOSTANEER (Nicolas Clement/Thierry Thulliez) defied a lack of race fitness to run down Kahouanne close home and take his career record to three wins from four starts. Read More...

FRANCE: Mostaneer enters Jockey Club picture for Clement

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MOSTANEER (Nicolas Clement/Thierry Thulliez) defied a lack of race fitness to run down Kahouanne close home and take his career record to three wins from four starts. Read More...

Due Diligence set for Curragh return in Gladness Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CRACK Irish sprinter Due Diligence is set to make his reappearance in the Group 3 Big Bad Bob Gladness Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Read More...

Done offering big bonus for Scoop6 players

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ANY punters wishing to tackle Saturday's Scoop6 are being offered an incentive by Betfred boss Fred Done to the tune of £250,000. Read More...

Hannon aiming to take out more Guineas trials

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IT HAS already been a good week for Richard Hannon with Osaila and Kool Kompany giving him victories in Guineas trials, and he unleashes his two big guns in Saturday's Group 3 Aon Greenham Stakes at Newbury. Read More...

Benvolio out of the Scottish Grand National

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TONY McCOY will not get the chance to win the Coral Scottish Grand National aboard Benvolio, as the eight-year-old was scratched from the race on Friday morning. Read More...

Simcock thinks Netscher could shine this season

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID SIMCOCK thinks 2015 could be Caspar Netscher's year to shine, with the trainer enjoying an uninterrupted build-up with the sprinter. Read More...

FRANCE: Billabong scores rare success for Morocco

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BILLABONG (Pascal Bary/Cristian Demuro) showed great fighting spirit having been headed when getting back up to deny Glaring and Spirit's Revench. Read More...

Benoist new number one for Al Shaqab in France

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GREGORY BENOIST has replaced Frankie Dettori as main rider for Al Shaqab Racing in France in a move described as a "natural progression" for the booming operation. Read More...

France: PMU reports 2.1 per cent first quarter decline

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ON Tuesday France's former monopoly betting operator, the Pari Mutuel Urbain (PMU), described a 2.1 per cent fall in first quarter gross revenue as in line with expectations. Read More...

Ayr considering watering for Scottish National

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AYR'S clerk of the course Emma Marley is considering watering the course on Friday as conditions are in danger of becoming too quick for Saturday's Coral-sponsored Scottish Grand National. Read More...

Newmarket: French Navy strikes in Sefton

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FRENCH NAVY picked up where he left off by following up his three wins at the end of last season in style at Newmarket. Read More...

Hannon wins Craven again as Kompany scores

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RICHARD HANNON won the Craven Stakes but it was not with the horse many were expecting as Kool Kompany made all the running under Richard Hughes. Read More...

Hannon wins Craven again as Kompany scores

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RICHARD HANNON won the Craven Stakes but it was not with the horse many were expecting as Kool Kompany made all the running under Richard Hughes. Read More...

Middle Park winner Astaire lands first race since 2013

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A GROUP 1 winner at two, Astaire went without a win all last year but the four-year-old showed class is permanent as he produced a gutsy all-the-way victory in the Abernant Stakes. Read More...

Newmarket: Middle Park winner Astaire lands first race since 2013

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A GROUP 1 winner at two, Astaire went without a win all last year but the four-year-old showed class is permanent as he produced a gutsy all-the-way victory in the Abernant Stakes. Read More...

Newmarket: Astaire shows rivals a clean pair of heels

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A GROUP 1 winner at two, Astaire went without a win all last year but the four-year-old showed class is permanent as he produced a gutsy all-the-way victory in the Abernant Stakes. Read More...

Condon faces long layoff after Grand National fall

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVY CONDON faces a long spell on the sidelines following his fall in the Grand National and has admitted his riding career may even be in jeopardy. Read More...

Cheveley Park buy into Guineas hope Dutch Connection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHEVELEY PARK STUD have bought into Dutch Connection, a 25-1 chance with Paddy Power for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas, and representatives of the new part-owners watched their purchase impress in a warm up for the Classic. Read More...

Cheveley Park buy into Guineas hope Dutch Connection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHEVELEY PARK STUD have bought into Dutch Connection, a 25-1 chance with Paddy Power for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas, and representatives of the new part-owners watched their purchase impress in a warm up for the Classic. Read More...

Cheveley Park buy into Guineas hope Dutch Connection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHEVELEY PARK STUD have bought into Dutch Connection, a 25-1 chance with Paddy Power for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas, and representatives of the new part-owners watched their purchase impress in a warm up for the Classic. Read More...

Cirrus leads strong French Coronation challenge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST year Cirrus Des Aigles took the Investec Coronation Cup back to France for Corine Barande-Barbe, and he is in line to defend his crown as part of a strong French challenge. Read More...

Reaction to Balder loss highlights ignorance of the Green Party

Racing Post | 1 week ago
COMPARE and contrast, as my old English teacher was wont to say. He'd have seized eagerly on events this week, noting happily the way they fell easily into polar opposites with no room for grey areas in between. Read More...

Carberry confirmed on Oscar for Scottish National

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PAUL CARBERRY was on Thursday confirmed as the man to ride ante-post favourite Gallant Oscar in Saturday's Coral Scottish Grand National, as the declarations were revealed. Read More...

Yarmouth re-opening delayed by a month

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE return of racing to Yarmouth is expected to be delayed for a month, with the loss of four fixtures. Read More...

USA: Hootenanny being readied for 2,000 Guineas bid

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
USA: Royal Ascot winner Hootenanny goes on trial for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas when he makes his seasonal debut at Keeneland on Saturday for regular British visitor Wesley Ward. Read More...

Hong Kong: Local legend Ambtious Dragon retired

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Hong Kong: Two-time horse of the year Ambitious Dragon has been retired, the Hong Kong Jockey Club announced on Thursday. Read More...

Australia: Racing Victoria outlaw argon and xenon

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Australia: In an effort to remain on the offensive against doping techniques, Racing Victoria have outlawed the use of inert gases Argon and Xenon. Read More...

Australia: Argon and Xenon outlawed by Racing Victoria

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Australia: In an effort to remain on the offensive against doping techniques, Racing Victoria have outlawed the use of inert gases Argon and Xenon. Read More...

BHA in SPs probe after Grand National row

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A PROBE has been launched by the BHA into the effectiveness and fairness of the starting price system following the furore over the cramped odds offered in Saturday's Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

Moheet team hoping for bold Craven showing

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ALTHOUGH the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes may have lost some of its lustre as a key trial for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas in recent years, connections of Moheet are hopeful the colt can breathe fresh life into the Group 3. Read More...

McManus snaps up National hope Gallant Oscar

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GALLANT OSCAR will be under new, high-profile ownership for Saturday's Coral Scottish Grand National, as it was revealed on Wednesday J P McManus has purchased the ante-post favourite. Read More...

Newmarket waters to maintain going

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WITH temperatures hitting 22C on the Rowley Mile on Wednesday, it was no surprise officials planned to water before the second day of the Craven meeting. Read More...

O’Brien looking forward to riding at Punchestown

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOSEPH O'BRIEN is looking forward to being a part of the upcoming Punchestown festival as he continue to mix riding on the Flat with his burgeoning career over jumps. Read More...

Hobbs hopeful King could return to racing

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PHILIP HOBBS was on Wednesday able to contemplate the prospect of Balthazar King racing again, as the popular chaser continues to recover from the broken ribs he sustained when falling in the Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

Ayr site slipping in the charts since Human League departed

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT'S THREE years since 1980s pop stars the Human League took top billing on the Ayr website above the Scottish National. For most people, those years have been long and tedious. Read More...

Newmarket: Tough Osaila hangs on in Nell Gwyn

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CHAMPION trainer Richard Hannon gained his first Group winner of the season as Osaila managed to fend off the persistent New Providence. Read More...

Newmarket: Faydhan flops as Brave makes all

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FAYDHAN was unable to live up to his billing as a potential Qipco 2,000 Guineas candidate when only taking third, as Home Of The Brave made all under James Doyle to give trainer Hugo Palmer a double on the card. Read More...

Faydhan flops as Brave makes all in Free Handicap

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FAYDHAN was unable to live up to his billing as a potential Qipco 2,000 Guineas candidate when only taking third, as Home Of The Brave made all under James Doyle to give trainer Hugo Palmer a double on the card. Read More...

Cheltenham: Turge continues Hawke’s tremendous run

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NIGEL HAWKE continued his fine spring form thanks to the grey Anay Turge. The ten-year-old recorded his third win at Cheltenham, and first Graded success in the Teenage Cancer Trust Silver Trophy. Read More...

Cheltenham: Turge continues Hawke’s tremendous run

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NIGEL HAWKE continued his fine spring form thanks to the grey Anay Turge. The ten-year-old recorded his third win at Cheltenham, and first Graded success in the Teenage Cancer Trust Silver Trophy. Read More...

Hong Kong: Able Friend and Luger set for Champions Mile clash

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LOCAL superstar Able Friend heads a selected field of eight for the Group 1 Champions Mile at Sha Tin racecourse May 3. Read More...