Racing Post

Dewhurst winner Belardo champion two-year-old

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BELARDO has been named the best of an unusually ordinary bunch after the hood-wearing Dewhurst Stakes winner took the mantle of Europe's top two-year-old in 2014. Read More...

Racing Post Arkle fancies set to clash on Sunday

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Racing Post Arkle market faces a shake-up on Sunday with ante-post favourite Un De Sceaux set to clash with Clarcam and Gilgamboa in the Frank Ward Solicitors Arkle Novice Chase at Leopardstown. Read More...

Present View to miss Sky Bet Chase and head to Cheltenham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PRESENT VIEW, a leading fancy for Saturday's Sky Bet Chase at Doncaster, will miss the race in favour of running in the Grade 2 Neptune Investment Novices' Hurdle at Cheltenham on the same afternoon. Read More...

Tylicki ready for Wednesday return

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FREDDIE TYLICKI will make his return to the saddle on Wednesday at Kempton, nearly 11 weeks after breaking his nose in a multiple horse pile-up at Wolverhampton in November. Read More...

Jockey speaks openly of battle with depression

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MARK ENRIGHT returns to the track at Gowran Park this week with a weight off his mind and confident he is winning his battle with depression. Read More...

Jockey speaks openly about battle with depression

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MARK ENRIGHT returns to the track at Gowran Park this week with a weight off his mind and confident he is winning his battle with depression. Read More...

Wetherby survives but frost claims Leicester

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TODAY'S meeting at Wetherby will take place after the course passed an 8am inspection, but Leicester was not as lucky with overnight lows of -6C claiming their card. Read More...

Wetherby survives but frost claims Leicester

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TODAY'S meeting at Wetherby will take place after the course passed an 8am inspection, but Leicester was not as lucky with overnight lows of -6C claiming the card. Read More...

´Meagre living´ prompts pioneer Morgan to quit

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LESS than two years after saddling a winner at Royal Ascot, Joanna Morgan has announced she is to quit training just days after Charlie Swan also announced his intention to quit the profession at the end of the month. Read More...

William Hill report operating profit up 11 per cent for 2014

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIAM HILL credited a strong World Cup and good growth in net revenues from online and from operations in Australia and the United States when reporting their operating profit for 2014 rose by 11 per cent despite a poor fourth quarter. Read More...

Mullins: do not rule out Arctic Fire at Leopardstown

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE talk may be all about another battle between Hurrciane Fly and Jezki but Willie Mullins has warned against ruling out Arctic Fire in Sunday's BHP Insurances Irish Champion Hurdle. Read More...

Covers allow Cheltenham to escape frost

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CHELTENHAM clerk of the course Simon Claisse anticipates no weather issues for Saturday's Trials meeting after the track's frost covers emerged from their first serious test of the latest cold spell with flying colours. Read More...

‘Miraculous things occurred and I’d escaped the pressure-cooker’

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CRIPES on a bicycle with bells on, what a difference a week can make! Only a fortnight ago, I was feeling like my punting days were close to being numbered Read More...

Williams ponders Betfair Hurdle for Laser Hawk

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TRAINER Evan Williams could unleash his unexposed Laser Hawk in the Betfair Hurdle at Newbury next month. Read More...

Champions Weekend experiment set to end after one year

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE triumphant end to the British turf season could be dismantled after just one year with Champions Weekend in doubt following a number of changes announced on Monday. Read More...

Champions Weekend experiment set to end after one year

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE triumphant end to the British turf season could be dismantled after just one year with Champions Weekend in doubt following a number of changes announced on Monday. Read More...

In-form striker getting his kicks out of the turf

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SITTING in the break room at Queens Park Rangers' training ground as I wait for star striker Charlie Austin, the club's press officer tells me this will not be like any of the other interviews he organises. Read More...

Munir pair both entered in Triumph Hurdle Trial

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PEACE AND CO and Bristol De Mai, the top two at the head of the market for the JCB Triumph Hurdle, have both been entered in the sponsor's trial at Cheltenham on Saturday. Read More...

Many Clouds booked in for Gold Cup prep

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
OLIVER SHERWOOD reports Hennessy winner Many Clouds entered and on course for the £100,000 Betbright Cup to find out if the eight-year-old is a Betfred Gold Cup contender. Read More...

Mullins ready to unleash Sceaux in Grade 1 company

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLIE MULLINS plans to let the hugely exciting Un De Sceaux step up to Grade 1 company this weekend at Leopardstown in the Frank Ward Solicitors Arkle Novice Chase. Read More...

Exeter passes third inspection but Bangor off

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
OFFICIALS at Exeter will have a third look at conditions at 10.30am in the hope frozen patches in the back straight will have thawed out. Read More...

Third check at Exeter but frost claims Bangor

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
OFFICIALS at Exeter will have a third look at conditions at 10.30am in the hope frozen patches in the back straight will have thawed out. Read More...

Second check at Exeter but frost claims Bangor

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THIS afternoon's meeting at Bangor is subject to a second inspection at 9am, with officials waiting to see how temperatures will be affected by first light. while a second check will also take place at Exeter. Read More...

Second inspection required at Bangor and Exeter

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THIS afternoon's meeting at Bangor is subject to a second inspection at 9am, with officials waiting to see how temperatures will be affected by first light. while a second check will also take place at Exeter. Read More...

Bangor and Exeter to hold second inspections

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THIS afternoon's meeting at Bangor is subject to a second inspection at 9am, with officials waiting to see how temperatures will be affected by first light. while a second check will also take place at Exeter. Read More...

UAE: Strong Japanese squad lined up for Carnival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JAPAN stole the show on Dubai World Cup night last year and another powerful raiding party is being readied for Meydan, headed by Japan Cup winner Epiphaneia, who is on course for the world's richest race. Read More...

Second inspection required at Bangor

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THIS afternoon's meeting at Bangor is subject to a second inspection at 9am, with officials waiting to see how temperatures will be affected by first light. Read More...

World Class: Chrome right choice for Horse of the Year

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EVEN before California Chrome won the Eclipse Award for Horse of the Year on Saturday people were complaining that the important US prize had become a popularity contest. Read More...

Claisse optimistic freeze won´t grip Cheltenham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CHELTENHAM clerk of the course Simon Claisse is confident this weekend's Trials day will beat the weather after taking the decision to deploy frost covers a week ahead of the meeting. Read More...

Injury keeps Long Run out of Grand National

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LONG RUN will miss his intended reappearance in the Crabbie's Grand National having taken longer than anticipated to recover from wounds received when travelling home from a race in Paris last summer. Read More...

Vautour favourite for JLT after effortless Grade 2 win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HAVING disappointed over the Christmas period Vautour got his novice chase campaign back on track with the minimum of fuss, cruising to an effortless victory under Ruby Walsh and earning outright favouritism for the JLT at the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Leopardstown: Vautour favourite for JLT after easy Grade 2 win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HAVING disappointed over the Christmas period Vautour got his novice chase campaign back on track with the minimum of fuss, cruising to an effortless victory under Ruby Walsh and earning outright favouritism for the JLT at the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Vautour bounces back with emphatic Grade 2 win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HAVING disappointed over the Christmas period Vautour got his novice chase campaign back on track with the minimum of fuss, cruising to an easy victory under a motionless Ruby Walsh. Read More...

Business Bulletin: William Hill pull plug on Lincoln backing

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The Racing Post's industry editor Bill Barber takes a look at what has been making the news off the track. Read More...

Sprinter Sacre ‘fine and more to come at Cheltenham’

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SPRINTER SACRE, who returned from more than a year off to finish second in Saturday's Clarence House Chase, will head straight to Cheltenham where he has a realistic chance of regaining his Champion Chase crown, Nicky Henderson said on Sunday. Read More...

USA: Chrome named Horse of the Year at Eclipse Awards

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
USA: Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome was named America's Horse of the Year on Saturday at the 44th annual Eclipse Awards ceremony at Gulfstream Park in Florida. Read More...

USA: Chrome named Horse of the Year at Eclipse Awards

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
USA: Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome was named America's Horse of the Year on Saturday at the 44th annual Eclipse Awards ceremony at Gulfstream Park in Florida. Read More...

Inspections called for Monday jumps meetings

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MONDAY'S jumps meetings at Bangor and Exeter are subject to morning inspections with sub-zero temperatures forecast on Sunday night. Read More...

Dettori: Toast Of New York has put a spring in my step

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FRANKIE DETTORI was brimming with excitementon Saturday as he looked forward to partnering Breeders' Cup Classic runner-up Toast Of New York this year. Read More...

Frost-free Leopardstown fine for today’s meeting

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LEOPARDSTOWN'S meeting today, due to feature two valuable handicaps and exciting novice chaser Vautour, goes ahead as planned following a frost-free night at the track. Read More...

Sir Mark Prescott Q&A: ‘A dark horse to follow in 2015? Certainly not!’

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
In our new-look RPSunday supplement, legendary Newmarket trainer Sir Mark Prescott, 66, shares his inimitable views in an unmissable questionnaire. Read More...

Racing’s 50 most stunning moments: Shergar kidnapped

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FROM doped horses and ringers to mysterious deaths and spectacular victories, the Turf has over its long history played witness to some of the most remarkable and compelling stories in sport. Read More...

Coleman slapped with four-day ban for Chepstow ride

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AIDAN COLEMAN has been handed a controversial four day ban for a whip violation aboard his winning ride on Emperor's Choice in the Coral Welsh National at Chepstow last month. Read More...

Coleman slapped with four-day ban for Chepstow ride

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AIDAN COLEMAN has been handed a four-day whip ban following the controversial delayed inquiry into his winning ride on Emperor's Choice in the Coral Welsh Grand National at Chepstow last month. Read More...

Sprinter suffers small bleed in Ascot comeback

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SPRINTER SACRE will be examined back home at Seven Barrows on Sunday after blood was found in his nose following his comeback run at Ascot on Saturday. Read More...

Sprinter Sacre suffers small bleed in Ascot comeback

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SPRINTER SACRE will be examined back home at Seven Barrows on Sunday after blood was found in his nose following his comeback run at Ascot on Saturday. Read More...

Bullets too strong for returning Sacre

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT wasn't to be a fairytale return for Sprinter Sacre as Dodging Bullets ran out the game winner of the Sodexo Clarence House Chase. Read More...

Bullets too strong for returning Sacre in Clarence House

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT wasn't to be a fairytale return for Sprinter Sacre as Dodging Bullets ran out the game winner of the Sodexo Clarence House Chase. Read More...

Bullets too strong for returning Sacre in Clarence House

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT wasn't to be a fairytale return for Sprinter Sacre as Dodging Bullets ran out the game winner of the Sodexo Clarence House Chase. Read More...

New One drifts for Cheltenham after unconvincing win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE NEW ONE ground out an unconvincing victory when putting in a error-strewn performance at Haydock, but a fast finish saw him land a marginal victory catching Bertimont inside the final furlong eventually winning by two-and-a-half lengths. Read More...