Racing Post

Farraaj the toast of York with John Smith’s Cup win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOCKEY Andrea Atzeni tasted John Smith's Cup success for the second year running as former Group 3 winner Farraaj ran out a convincing winner of one of the most famous midsummer handicaps in the Flat calendar. Read More...

Newmarket: Estidhkaar reigns in Superlative

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ESTIDHKAAR ran out an impressive winner of the Superlative Stakes when storming away from his opposition in the final furlong. Read More...

Newmarket: Estidhkaar reigns in Superlative

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ESTIDHKAAR ran out an impressive winner of the Superlative Stakes when storming away from his opposition in the final furlong. Read More...

Estidhkaar reigns supreme in Superlative

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ESTIDHKAAR ran out an impressive winner of the Superlative Stakes when storming away from his opposition in the final furlong. Read More...

Newmarket: Estidhkaar reigns supreme in Superlative

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ESTIDHKAAR ran out an impressive winner of the Superlative Stakes when storming away from his opposition in the final furlong. Read More...

Whip ban rules apprentice Tate out of Goodwood

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RYAN TATE has been hit with a 13-day ban for using his whip above the permitted level on Unison, runner-up in the apprentice handicap at Ascot on Friday. Read More...

South Africa: Copper primed to take Group 1 gold at Clairwood

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Group 1 Mercury Sprint is the last big race to be held at the Durban course which has been in existence since 1921 and has been sold for building. Read More...

New Summer Mile favourite as Tullius misses contest

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THERE has been a shake up in the betting for the two feature races at Ascot on Saturday after favourites Tullius and Intrinsic were withdrawn from the Group 2 Fred Cowley MBE Memorial Summer Mile and Totepool Heritage Handicap respectively. Read More...

Going causes havoc with major Saturday contests

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE complexion of two of the major races on Saturday has changed with favourite Tullius out of the Group 2 Fred Cowley MBE Memorial Summer Mile at Ascot and a number of leading fancies withdrawn from the 666bet Bunbury Cup at Newmarket. Read More...

O’Brien to walk course before July Cup decision

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN will inspect the track at Newmarket before deciding if Due Diligence, Cougar Mountain and Fountain Of Youth can run in the Darley July Cup on Saturday after the decision was made to travel the trio across to Britain. Read More...

O’Brien to walk course before July Cup decision

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN will inspect the track at Newmarket before deciding if Due Diligence, Cougar Mountain and Fountain Of Youth can run in the Darley July Cup on Saturday after the decision was made to travel the trio across to Britain. Read More...

Hanagan confident Aljamaaheer has speed for July Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PAUL HANAGAN is confident Aljamaaheer has the speed and the ability to go close in the Group 1 Darley July Cup (3.50) at Newmarket on Saturday. Read More...

Soft ground could deplete O’Brien’s July Cup team

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE strength of Aidan O'Brien's bid for a fourth Darley July Cup win was in doubt on the eve of the race with the trainer expressing ground concerns for his three contenders, Due Diligence, Cougar Mountain and Fountain Of Youth. Read More...

Hatchfield Farm plans ‘called in’ by secretary of state

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Although the proposal for a 400-home development on the site was approved last week by Forest Heath District Council, the application will now be decided by government following Pickles' intervention. Read More...

Sole Power could yet run in July Cup says Hughes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BACKERS of Sole Power who had given up hope that they would get a run for their money in Saturday's Group 1 Darley July Cup got an unexpected injection of optimism on Friday afternoon when his jockey Richard Hughes suggested he might run after all. Read More...

Moore times Integral challenge perfectly in Falmouth

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
INTEGRAL, who took a big step forward when winning the Group 2 Duke of Cambridge Stakes at Royal Ascot last time, improved again for a maiden Group 1 success. Read More...

Moore times Integral challenge perfectly in Falmouth

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
INTEGRAL, who took a big step forward when winning the Group 2 Duke of Cambridge Stakes at Royal Ascot last time, improved again for a maiden Group 1 success. Read More...

York: Ladies shines in Summer again

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LADIES ARE FOREVER bounced back to form at her beloved Knavesmire as Geoff Oldroyd's mare came out on top in a thrilling duel with the three-year-old Joyeuse in the Group 3 Summer Stakes Read More...

Newmarket: Queen downs Celebrity in Duchess of Cambridge

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ARABIAN QUEEN was able to turn over odds-on favourite High Celebrity, as the David Elsworth-trained filly proved more streetwise and got first run on the French raider. Read More...

Newmarket: Queen downs Celebrity in Cambridge tussle

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ARABIAN QUEEN was able to turn over odds-on favourite High Celebrity, as the David Elsworth-trained filly proved more streetwise and got first run on the French raider. Read More...

Moore frustration at Saturday fixture pile-up

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RYAN MOORE has hit out at the racing authorities for the scheduling of Saturday’s programme as the industry braces itself for one of the most congested big racedays of the year. Read More...

Gosden calls time on career of The Fugue

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE racing career of one of Britain's most popular and talented fillies has come to an end with news that Group 1 stalwart The Fugue has been retired after picking up a knock in last weekend's Coral-Eclipse Stakes. Read More...

Leicester on agenda for Derby fourth Arod

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DERBY fourth Arod is set to have his next outing in a 1m2f conditions race at Leicester next Thursday which was won 12 months ago in emphatic fashion by Telescope. Read More...

Bet365 sports and gaming profits up 81.5 per cent

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BET365 enjoyed another year of significant growth according to the online betting giant's latest set of accounts, with the group's sports and gaming operating profit soaring by 81.5 per cent to £320.9 million. Read More...

Hannon ready to let Sky Lantern take her chance

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TRAINER Richard Hannon is set to allow Sky Lantern to take her chance in the Qipco Group 1 Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket. Read More...

No relent in rain as Newmarket going turns soft

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE ground for day two of Newmarket’s July festival has been changed to soft (from good to soft) following 27mm of rain in last 24 hours. Read More...

Sole Power a major doubt for July Cup says Lynam

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SOLE POWER is unlikely to line-up for the Darley July Cup on Saturday because of the soft ground conditions at Newmarket. Read More...

Sole Power a major doubt for July Cup says Lynam

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SOLE POWER is unlikely to line up for the Darley July Cup on Saturday because of the soft ground conditions at Newmarket. Read More...

USA: Knee surgery not retirement for Stevens

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HALL OF FAME rider Gary Stevens has quashed talk of retirement, annoucing instead that he will undergo total knee replacement surgery which will keep him out of action for up to six months. Read More...

USA: Knee surgery not retirement for Gary Stevens

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HALL OF FAME rider Gary Stevens has quashed talk of retirement, announcing instead that he will undergo total knee replacement surgery which will keep him out of action for up to six months. Read More...

No relent in rain as Newmarket going turns soft

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE ground for day two of Newmarket’s July festival has been changed to soft (from good to soft) following 27mm of rain in last 24 hours. Read More...

Hannon to check ground for Falmouth fancy Sky Lantern

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TRAINER Richard Hannon will assess conditions in the morning before making a decision on whether Sky Lantern contests the Group 1 Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket. Read More...

Hannon to check ground for Falmouth fancy Sky Lantern

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TRAINER Richard Hannon will assess conditions in the morning before making a decision on whether Sky Lantern contests the Group 1 Qipco Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket. Read More...

De Sousa excels as Cavalryman claims Group 2

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SILVESTRE DE SOUSA gave his employers a reminder of his talents with a perfectly-judged ride on Cavalryman as the Godolphin-owned eight-year-old kept Hillstar at bay in a tight finish. Read More...

De Sousa excels as Cavalryman claims Group 2

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SILVESTRE DE SOUSA gave his employers a reminder of his talents with a perfectly-judged ride on Cavalryman as the Godolphin-owned eight-year-old kept Hillstar at bay in a tight finish. Read More...

Newmarket: De Sousa excels as Cavalryman claims Group 2

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SILVESTRE DE SOUSA gave his employers a reminder of his talents with a perfectly-judged ride on Cavalryman as the Godolphin-owned eight-year-old kept Hillstar at bay in a tight finish. Read More...

Newmarket: De Sousa leads charge on Cavalryman

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SILVESTRE DE SOUSA gave his employers a reminder of his talents with a perfectly-judged ride on Cavalryman as the Godolphin-owned eight-year-old kept Hillstar at bay in a tight finish. Read More...

July Stakes winner Ivawood 20-1 for Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE two Richards - trainer Hannon and rider Hughes - talked up Ivawood as he stepped into Group company and he did not disappoint, powering to a two and three-quarter length win from Jungle Cat. Read More...

Newmarket: July Stakes winner Ivawood 20-1 for Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE two Richards - trainer Hannon and rider Hughes - talked up Ivawood as he stepped into Group company and he did not disappoint, powering to a two and three-quarter length win from Jungle Cat. Read More...

Newmarket: July winner Ivawood 20-1 for Guineas

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE two Richards - trainer Hannon and rider Hughes - talked up Ivawood as he stepped into Group company and he did not disappoint, powering to a two and three-quarter length win from Jungle Cat. Read More...

Ivawood smashes July Stakes opposition

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE two Richards - trainer Hannon and rider Hughes - talked up Ivawood as he stepped into Group company and he did not disappoint, powering to a two and three-quarter length win from Jungle Cat. Read More...

Newmarket: Hartnell makes all to land Bahrain Trophy

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HARTNELL stuck to his guns gamely to follow up his Royal Ascot win with an all-the-way success in the opening race of Newmarket's July festival. Read More...

Newmarket: Hartnell makes all to land Bahrain Trophy

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HARTNELL stuck to his guns gamely to follow up his Royal Ascot win with an all-the-way success in the opening race of Newmarket's July festival. Read More...

Hartnell makes all to land Bahrain Trophy

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HARTNELL stuck to his guns gamely to follow up his Royal Ascot win with an all-the-way success in the opening race of Newmarket's July festival. Read More...

Newmarket going eases following morning rain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A DRY night has left the going as good to firm for the start of Newmarket's July festival, though rain has hit the track this morning. Read More...

Main contenders all left in for cracking July Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A SCINTILLATING Darley July Cup is in prospect on Saturday at Newmarket, with all the leading contenders standing their ground on Thursday. Read More...

Today’s racing: Gosden eyeing Bahrain Trophy four-timer

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOHN GOSDEN has dominated the Group 3 Bahrain Trophy (1.40), in recent seasons, winning Newmarket's St Leger trial the last three times, and he relies on Forever Now to make it four. Read More...

Today’s racing: Gosden eyeing another Bahrain Trophy win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOHN GOSDEN has dominated the Group 3 Bahrain Trophy (1.40), in recent seasons, winning Newmarket's St Leger trial the last three times, and he relies on Forever Now to make it four. Read More...

Uncertainty surrounds rainfall at Newmarket

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A DRY night has left the going as good to firm for the start of Newmarket's July festival, though rain could arrive before racing. Read More...

Damp start to July festival as rain arrives

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A DRY night has left the going as good to firm for the start of Newmarket's July festival, though rain has hit the track this morning. Read More...