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Ground quickens at Newmarket after dry night

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE ground at Newmarket for day one of the Craven meeting has been changed to good, good to firm in places (from good) after a dry night. Read More...

Newmarket ground quickens after dry night

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE ground at Newmarket for day one of the Craven meeting has been changed to good, good to firm in places (from good) after a dry night. Read More...

Newmarket ground quickens to good, good to firm in places

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE ground at Newmarket for day one of the Craven meeting has been changed to good, good to firm in places (from good) after a dry night. Read More...

Henderson set to rely on Long Run at Punchestown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NICKY HENDERSON is contemplating substituting one Cheltenham Gold Cup winner with another at the Punchestown festival. Read More...

Henderson to rely on Long Run at Punchestown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NICKY HENDERSON is contemplating substituting one Cheltenham Gold Cup winner with another at the Punchestown festival. Read More...

Henderson set to rely on Long Run at Punchestown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NICKY HENDERSON is contemplating substituting one Cheltenham Gold Cup winner with another at the Punchestown festival. Read More...

Henderson set to rely on Long Run at Punchestown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NICKY HENDERSON is contemplating substituting one Cheltenham Gold Cup winner with another at the Punchestown festival. Read More...

Free Eagle to miss Derby after suffering setback

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FREE EAGLE, a best-priced 16-1 shot for the Investec Derby, has met with a setback and will miss both the Epsom Classic and the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby. Read More...

Exciting Free Eagle to miss Derby after suffering setback

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FREE EAGLE, a best-priced 16-1 for the Investec Derby, has met with a setback and will miss both the Epsom Classic and the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby. Read More...

France: Goldy locks up rivals for Pantall and Veron

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GOLDY ESPONY (Alex Pantall/Fabrice Veron) continued her rise up the ranks with a gutsy defeat of favourite Hug And A Kiss in the Group 3 Prix Penelope at Saint-Cloud. Read More...

Un De Sceaux in the frame for Fly and Jezki clash

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIE MULLINS has not ruled out the possibility of the unbeaten Un De Sceaux taking on Champion Hurdle winner Jezki and Hurricane Fly in a mouthwatering Racing Post Hurdle at Punchestown next month. Read More...

Derby road paved with good intentions but could be better

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TWO months of dark ages, then no sooner is the sun out and Cheltenham here and gone than we've had the Lincoln, Dubai and the Grand National and then, even before this gets in the paper, the Scottish National and the Greenham. Read More...

Toormore gets chance to shine in Craven Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TOORMORE gets the opportunity to show next month’s Qipco 2,000 Guineas is not all about two horses as he goes on trial for the Classic in Thursday’s Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes. Read More...

SP Commission report highlights declining bookmaker attendance

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DECLINING bookmaker attendance at some racecourses remains a concern for the Starting Price Regulatory Commission, according to the body’s annual report for 2013. Read More...

Australia: Carlton House favourite for royal victory

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Queen's Carlton House, third in the Derby in 2011, has retained his grip on favouritism after the draw for the race named in honour of his owner, the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, at Randwick on Saturday. Read More...

Irish National weights set for significant rise

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THERE will be a sharp rise in the weights for the Boylesports Irish Grand National on Monday after it emerged topweight Don Cossack is set to tackle the Powers Gold Cup a day earlier. Read More...

Study on problem gambling calls for research rethink

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SHAKE-UP in problem gambling research and greater independence in the way it is funded has been called for by a study released by Goldsmiths, University of London. Read More...

All eyes on Stand Guard for possibly the last time

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE BHA and bookmakers have pledged to keep a close watch on today’s Southwell claimer in which record all-weather winner Stand Guard could make his final appearance. Read More...

Perrett out of intensive care after horror gallops fall

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PULBOROUGH trainer Amanda Perrett has praised Air Ambulance Services for the swift medical attention her husband and assistant Mark received after suffering multiple injuries in a fall at the couple’s Coombelands Racing Stables. Read More...

Australia: Royal Ascot next for Zoustar

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TOP three-year-old sprinter Zoustar looks set to travel to Britain for his date at Royal Ascot without another run in Australia. Read More...

Australia: Royal Ascot next for Zoustar

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TOP three-year-old sprinter Zoustar looks set to travel to Britain for his date at Royal Ascot without another run in Australia. Read More...

Rizeena roars clear as Tapestry unravels

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RIZEENA has drawn clear at the top of the betting for the Qipco 1,000 Guineas next month as Tapestry, her closest rival for ante-post favouritism, proved friendless in the betting. Read More...

Arod scoots into Derby scene with Windsor waltz

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AROD looked every inch an Investec Derby candidate for Qatar Racing and Peter Chapple-Hyam with an emphatic victory as the strongly-backed favourite in a maiden at Windsor on Monday. Read More...

Arod scoots into Derby scene with Windsor waltz

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AROD looked every inch an Investec Derby candidate for Qatar Racing and Peter Chapple-Hyam with an emphatic victory as the strongly-backed favourite in a maiden at Windsor on Monday. Read More...

FRANCE: Stormyra heads Diane triallists at Saint-Cloud

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WHETHER because of its early spot in the calendar or the fact that it is run the other way round to Chantilly, the Prix Penelope is closing in on the 40-year mark since it unearthed a filly that went on to land the Prix de Diane. Read More...

32Red to sponsor Rangers FC

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ONLINE gambling company and prominent horseracing sponsor 32Red have signed a shirt sponsorship deal with Scottish football club Rangers. Read More...

Hills has Catrine ‘very forward’ for Nell Gywn

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHARLIE HILLS was forced to reshuffle his pack for the 1,000 Guineas following the death of Group 1 winner Chriselliam but has two reasons to be cheerful on Wednesday when Queen Catrine and Kiyoshi turn out at Newmarket. Read More...

World Class: Royal meeting remains high on agenda for most

Racing Post | 1 week ago
International ratings expert Sam Walker on why Royal Ascot will always be tempting for Australia's best sprinters. Read More...

Robin Hoods Bay set to fulfil promise in Classic

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ROBIN HOODS BAY has won a Derby and now bids to add a Classic with trainer Ed Vaughan believing his potential is coming to the surface in time to grab the headlines on Britain's first Good Friday raceday. Read More...

Derby entry Arod all the rage for Windsor maiden

Racing Post | 1 week ago
INVESTEC Derby entry Arod has been backed as if fully expected to win his maiden at Windsor today for Qatar Racing and trainer Peter Chapple-Hyam. Read More...

1,000 Guineas hopeful Sandiva among Nell Gwyn 15

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST season's Nell Gwyn Stakes produced the winner of the Qipco 1,000 Guineas and connections of the 15 fillies declared for Wednesday's trial will be hoping to emulate the classy Sky Lantern. Read More...

USA: New team mull plans for Frankel brother Morpheus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Connections of Morpheus, a half-brother to the brilliant Frankel whose debut in the States was delayed last week, hope he will be able to have his first start for new trainer Bill Mott in the near future. Read More...

Yeeoow the one to beat if near his best, says Burke

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YEEOOW will take some stopping in Pontefract's feature if he produces his best form, according to trainer Karl Burke. Read More...

Lyons pinning Classic hopes on Obliterator

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OBLITERATOR, a half-brother to last year's Irish 1,000 Guineas winner Just The Judge, will prep for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas next month by running in Wednesday's Ebm-Papst Feilden Stakes. Read More...

A brief interlude with a football legend. And William Gallas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Nicholas Godfrey is in Australia for the inaugural Championships, the southern hemisphere's richest racing festival. Read his latest dispatch. Read More...

Blog: A brief interlude with a football legend. And William Gallas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Nicholas Godfrey is in Australia for the inaugural Championships, the southern hemisphere's richest racing festival. Read his latest dispatch. Read More...

Kingman all the rage for 2,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
KINGMAN's status as new favourite for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas solidified considerably on Sunday with one-way betting traffic sending Flat racing's latest pin-up into an increasingly dominant position at the head of the market. Read More...

Curragh: Sruthan takes Gladness from Wannabe Better

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CRISTOFORO COLOMBO was unplaced in the Gladness Stakes as Paul Deegan's Sruthan took victory from the staying-on Wannabe Better. Read More...

Curragh: Sruthan takes Gladness from Wannabe Better

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CRISTOFORO COLOMBO was unplaced in the Gladness Stakes as Paul Deegan's Sruthan took victory from the staying-on Wannabe Better. Read More...

Curragh: Sruthan takes Gladness on seasonal debut

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CRISTOFORO COLOMBO was unplaced in the Gladness Stakes as Paul Deegan's Sruthan took victory from Custom Cut and the staying-on Wannabe Better. Read More...

Ectot thrills in Longchamp victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ECTOT delivered an electric performance in his Guineas trial at Longchamp, defeating Karakontie in a tight finish after the pair went well clear of the field. Read More...

Ectot thrills in Longchamp victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ECTOT delivered an electric performance in his Guineas trial at Longchamp, defeating Karakontie in a tight finish after the pair went well clear of the field. Read More...

France: Ectot thrills in Longchamp victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ECTOT delivered an electric performance in his Guineas trial at Longchamp, defeating Karakontie in a tight finish after the pair went well clear of the field. Read More...

Lesstalk In Paris secures all-the-way victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LESSTALK IN PARIS reversed juvenile form with Indonesienne, who could finish just third behind Straight Thinking, in this French 1,000 Guineas trial. Read More...

Lesstalk In Paris secures all-the-way victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LESSTALK IN PARIS reversed juvenile form with Indonesienne, who could finish just third behind Straight Thinking, in this French 1,000 Guineas trial. Read More...

France: Lesstalk In Paris secures all-the-way victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LESSTALK IN PARIS reversed juvenile form with Indonesienne, who could finish just third behind Straight Thinking, in this French 1,000 Guineas trial. Read More...

Japan: Harp the star in 1,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RED-HOT favourite Harp Star (Hiroyoshi Matsuda/Yuga Kawada) landed the Oka Sho at Hanshin on Sunday, but the winning margin was shorter than her starting price might have suggested it would be. Read More...

Japan: Harp the star in 1,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RED-HOT favourite Harp Star landed the Oka Sho (Japanese 1,000 Guineas) at Hanshin on Sunday, but had to work harder than her starting price suggested she would. Read More...

Custom Cut ready for repeat Gladness bid says O´Meara

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A YEAR ago Custom Cut provided trainer George Kent with his biggest success when landing the Gladness Stakes and today the five-year-old, now in the care of David O'Meara, returns to attempting to become only the second dual winner of the race. Read More...

Blog: Winner extra special for emotional Berry

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Nicholas Godfrey is in Australia for the inaugural Championships, the southern hemisphere's richest racing festival. Read his latest dispatch. Read More...