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Wet weather puts Salisbury card in doubt

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ALTHOUGH Saturday's cards were never in any serious danger from the rain, there is doubt surrounding Salisbury's meeting on Monday. Read More...

Dual Derby winner Australia retired to stud after injury

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AUSTRALIA, the brilliant winner of three Group 1 races, has been retired after a hoof injury cut short his career on the track. Read More...

Australia: Melbourne third for globetrotter Side Glance

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SIDE GLANCE ran another fine race on foreign soil to finish third behind Fawkner (Robert Hickmott/Nick Hall) in the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes. Read More...

Australia: Caulfield third for globetrotter Side Glance

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SIDE GLANCE ran another fine race on foreign soil to finish third behind Fawkner (Robert Hickmott/Nick Hall) in the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes. Read More...

Morrison eyes Cesarewitch joy with top jockey booked

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HUGHIE MORRISON has turned to Ryan Moore - regarded by many as the world's finest Flat jockey - as he attempts to land a first Cesarewitch with Nearly Caught on Saturday. Read More...

Morrison eyes Cesarewitch joy with Moore booked

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HUGHIE MORRISON has turned to Ryan Moore - regarded by many as the world's finest Flat jockey - as he attempts to land a first Cesarewitch with Nearly Caught on Saturday. Read More...

Charm wonderful in Newton Abbot feature

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WONDERFUL CHARM, a smart novice last season, started his 2014-15 campaign in the best possible way when he powered home to land Newton Abbot’s new £30,000 chase on Friday. Read More...

Charm wonderful in Newton Abbot feature

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WONDERFUL CHARM, a smart novice last season, started his 2014-15 campaign in the best possible way when he powered home to land Newton Abbot’s new £30,000 chase on Friday. Read More...

Newton Abbot: Charm wonderful in new feature chase

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WONDERFUL CHARM, a smart novice last season, started his 2014-15 campaign in the best possible way when he powered home to land Newton Abbot’s new £30,000 chase on Friday. Read More...

Peslier splits from Wertheimer brothers

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
OLIVIER PESLIER will not renew his contract as first jockey to the Wertheimer Brothers next term, after 12 seasons in the blue and white silks made famous aboard the mighty Goldikova. Read More...

Weekender: Cricketer Smith getting stuck into the form book

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Hampshire cricketer and new Racing UK pundit Will Smith talks to the Weekender. Read More...

Sunday return from injury for jockey Cooper

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BRYAN COOPER, who has been sidelined since badly breaking his leg in a fall at the Cheltenham Festival in March, is set to return to the saddle on Sunday when he rides Guitar Pete at Limerick. Read More...

Sunday return from injury for jockey Bryan Cooper

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BRYAN COOPER, who has been sidelined since badly breaking his leg in a fall at the Cheltenham Festival in March, is set to return to the saddle on Sunday when he rides Guitar Pete at Limerick. Read More...

Legal challenge to new gambling regime fails

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A LEGAL challenge to the government's new regime for gambling regulation was rejected at the high court on Friday. Read More...

Legal challenge to new gambling regime fails in high court

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A LEGAL challenge to the government's new regime for gambling regulation was rejected at the high court on Friday. Read More...

Arc’s broken commitment to racing over prize-money

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ARENA Racing Company is set to suffer further damage to its frequently battered reputation after it became evident it reneged on its commitment to increase its own contribution to prize-money by £1 million last year. Read More...

Worcester fall rules McCoy out longer than expected

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TONY McCOY will miss the new big prize-money meeting at Newton Abbot on Friday as well as the weekend action after suffering a crashing fall at Worcester on Thursday. Read More...

Worcester fall rules McCoy out until next week

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TONY McCOY will miss the new big prize-money meeting at Newton Abbot on Friday as well as the weekend action after suffering a crashing fall at Worcester on Thursday. Read More...

Thunder team bullish with ground going in his favour

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CONFIDENCE behind Night Of Thunder’s Queen Elizabeth II Stakes bid on Saturday week is growing in view of the increasing likelihood of an easy surface, conditions the 2,000 Guineas winner handles particularly well. Read More...

McCoy could miss Newton Abbot after Worcester fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TONY McCOY could miss the new big prize-money meeting at Newton Abbot on Friday after suffering a crashing fall at Worcester. Read More...

McCoy could miss Newton Abbot after Worcester fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TONY McCOY could miss the new big prize-money meeting at Newton Abbot on Friday after suffering a crashing fall at Worcester. Read More...

Arc heroine Treve ranked 5lb short of world’s best

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TREVE might have left the racing world awestruck with the manner of her second successive Arc victory on Sunday but the flying filly still falls some way short of the world’s best this year, according to the latest international rankings. Read More...

Arc heroine Treve ranked 5lb short of world’s best

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TREVE might have left the racing world awestruck with the manner of her second successive Arc victory on Sunday but the flying filly still falls some way short of the world’s best this year, according to the latest international rankings. Read More...

Carlingford Lough in line for Punchestown return

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PUNCHESTOWN festival winner Carlingford Lough is set to return to the scene of his Grade 1 Champion Novice Chase success next week. Read More...

Agreement on Arab race rules

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ARABIAN Racing's world governing body has concluded its annual general meeting in Paris by adopting an international agreement with the aim of binding the rules of racing together within member states. Read More...

BHA introduces host of changes to jumps starts

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A RAFT of new starting procedures for jumps races has been unveiled by the BHA in a bid to avoid a repeat of the controversial start to this year's Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

BHA introduces host of changes to jumps starts

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A RAFT of new starting procedures for jumps races has been unveiled by the BHA in a bid to avoid a repeat of the controversial start to this year's John Smith's Grand National. Read More...

Tough test for Taquin Du Seuil at Newton Abbot

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THERE is an early-season treat for jumps fans at Newton Abbot on Friday, when Taquin Du Seuil heads a small but highly talented cast for the £30,000 2m5½f intermediate chase. Read More...

Lack of rain boosts Ray Ward Cesarewitch bid

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DRY overnight conditions are a further boost for David Simcock's duo of Betfred Cesarewitch hopes, as the pair on Thursday featured among 34 declarations for Saturday's Newmarket marathon. Read More...

Cesarewitch trip no issue for favourite Quick Jack

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DRY overnight conditions have provided a further boost to David Simcock's two Betfred Cesarewitch hopes, and the pair on Thursday featured among 34 declarations for Saturday's Newmarket marathon. Read More...

Cesarewitch trip no issue for favourite Quick Jack

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TONY MARTIN believes the marathon trip of the Betfred Cesarewitch will prove no problem for favourite Quick Jack, who on Thursday featured among 34 declarations for Saturday's Newmarket showpiece. Read More...

Today’s racing: Berbice reaches century milestone

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BERBICE does not have a stable nickname as such at Linda Perratt's East Kilbride yard, but he may have been called other names for threatening to win more often than he actually does. Read More...

Today’s racing: Berbice reaches century milestone at Ayr

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BERBICE does not have a stable nickname as such at Linda Perratt's East Kilbride yard, but he may have been called other names for threatening to win more often than he actually does. Read More...

Side Glance in ‘terrific form’ for Caulfield Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Last year's Mackinnon Stakes winner Side Glance is in "terrific form" for Saturday's Caulfield Stakes according to trainer Andrew Balding's wife Anna Lisa. Read More...

Side Glanc in ‘terrific form’ for Caulfield Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Last year's Mackinnon Stakes winner Side Glance is in "terrific form" for Saturday's Caulfield Stakes according to trainer Andrew Balding's wife Anna Lisa. Read More...

Maftool heads Bin Suroor’s RP Trophy trio

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT HAS been nearly a year since Saeed Bin Suroor tasted domestic top level success, but the Godolphin trainer has a trio of possibles for the final Group 1 of the season, Doncaster's Racing Post Trophy. Read More...

Blow for Curtis as O’Faolains Boy likely to miss season

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
REBECCA CURTIS has revealed last season's RSA winner O'Faolains Boy is likely to miss the whole season, while Teaforthree will not be seen until next year. Read More...

US racing legend Cigar dies at 24

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
US racing legend Cigar, who won 16 consecutive races during 1995 and 1996 before retiring as the leading all-time money earner with $4,819,800, has died aged 24 according to reports in America. Read More...

O’Neill stars being readied for battle

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LAST season's huge haul of 134 wins marked a personal best for Jonjo O'Neill in a British season and the leading contender for the trainers' title is preparing to roll out some of his star performers as soon as this Friday. Read More...

Toast works at Southwell to gain dirt experience

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TOAST OF NEW YORK'S preparations for the Breeders' Cup were stepped up a notch on Wednesday, as Jamie Osborne took his stable star to Southwell for a workout. Read More...

Toast works at Southwell prior to Breeders’ Cup date

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TOAST OF NEW YORK'S preparations for the Breeders' Cup were stepped up a notch on Wednesday, as Jamie Osborne took his stable star to Southwell for a workout. Read More...

Toast works at Southwell prior to Breeders’ Cup date

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TOAST OF NEW YORK'S preparations for the Breeders' Cup were stepped up a notch on Wednesday, as Jamie Osborne took his stable star to Southwell for a workout. Read More...

Free Eagle new favourite for Champion Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FREE EAGLE, who produced a stunning comeback victory on Irish Champions Weekend after nearly a year off the track, has leapfrogged Australia to become the new favourite for the Qipco Champion Stakes at Ascot next weekend. Read More...

World’s Best Racehorse awards moved to January

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MID-JANUARY in London will be the time and place for the World's Best Racehorse awards for 2014, after the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities moved to avoid the embarrassment that surrounded last year's inaugural venture. Read More...

Stewards ensure leaders fail to extend advantage

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LONGCHAMP demotions for Cirrus Des Aigles and Gleneagles meant the leaders of both the older horse and two-year-old colt categories were unable to stretch their respective leads in the Cartier horse of the year standings. Read More...

Classy hurdler Spirit Son dies aged eight

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SPIRIT SON, a high-class novice hurdler whose career was cut short by a freak virus and fractured neck, has died aged eight. Read More...

Today’s racing: Circus out to master Ludlow rivals

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IMPERIAL CIRCUS is out to register back-to-back wins in the £20,000 3m1½f Betfair Cash Out Handicap Chase which has had a £5,000 increase in prize-money. Read More...

No plan B for Australia but QEII an option says Tabor

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MICHAEL TABOR is hoping the softening ground will not stop Australia turning up at British racing's glamorous climax to the Flat season in ten days' time as he revealed there is no plan B beyond Ascot for the Epsom and Irish Derby winner. Read More...

Melbourne Cup hope escapes injury in bizarre attack

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CONNECTIONS of Emirates Melbourne Cup topweight Admire Rakti looked on anxiously as he was attacked by a stablemate in a bizarre incident at Werribee quarantine station on Tuesday morning. Read More...

Kiyoshi set to contest Breeders’ Cup Mile

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
QATAR RACING are set to be double handed in the Breeders' Cup Mile at Santa Anita on November 1 with classy filly Kiyoshi set to accompany the same owner's Woodbine Mile winner Trade Storm in the turf contest. Read More...