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Winx cruises to a seventh Group 1 victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AUSTRALIAN superstar Winx scored her seventh Group 1 victory, as sent off the 1-11 favourite she disposed of her five rivals at Randwick with minimal fuss. Read More...

Australia: Winx cruises to a seventh Group 1 victory

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AUSTRALIAN superstar Winx (Chris Waller/Hugh Bowman) scored her seventh Group 1 victory as the 1-11 favourite disposed of her five rivals at Randwick with minimal fuss. Read More...

Ayr Gold Cup: How to pick the winner

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Picking the winner of the 25-runner Ayr Gold Cup may seem like an impossible task, but Jack Haynes points out eight factors which may help you narrow the field Read More...

Ayr Gold Cup: Eight clues to help pick the winner

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Picking the winner of the 25-runner Ayr Gold Cup may seem like an impossible task, but Jack Haynes points out eight factors which may help you narrow the field Read More...

Sky Sports to broadcast Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SKY SPORTS has stepped into the breach left by Channel 4 and will broadcast more than three hours of live coverage of the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe from Chantilly next month. Read More...

Ayr: Classic Seniority bags Bronze Cup from low draw

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THEY may have raced in one group down the centre of the course but low-drawn horses dominated the finish to the Bronze Cup as Classic Seniority fended off the challenge of the fast-finishing Fendale to win by half a length. Read More...

Ayr: Rosebery rivals dance to Clem Fandango’s tune

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AN ease in grade and underfoot conditions suited Clem Fandango, who gained a first Listed success in authoritative style. Read More...

Marquand licence switch boosts Gordon’s title hopes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOSEPHINE GORDON's hopes of becoming the Stobart Champion Apprentice have been given a boost after it emerged her main rival, and last year's champion, Tom Marquand will not be able to add to his tally for the final six days of the Championship Read More...

ITV will show 40 days of racing on main channel

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ITV racing will show 40 days of racing on its main channel, the broadcaster has announced Read More...

Pyman’s Theories: how to profit from the jockeys’ title

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
When you examine the profit-loss figures of jockeys who were chasing the title and battling against one rider, the chances of either Crowley or De Sousa yielding a £1 level-stakes profit to SP with all of their remaining mounts seems slim. Read More...

Heffernan targets Beresford return after concussion

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SEAMIE HEFFERNAN, who has been out of action since his fall from Idaho in the Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster last Saturday, hopes to be back in action on Sunday week. Read More...

Matt Chapman secures role as ITV betting reporter

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MATT CHAPMAN has been announced as the betting reporter for ITV racing when the channel takes over coverage of racing from January 1. Read More...

Tommy Dowling to make remarkable return at Plumpton

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CONDITIONAL jockey Tommy Dowling is set to complete a stunning recovery from injury when he rides Baltic Storm at Plumpton on Sunday. Read More...

The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners. Read More...

The Briefing: Paul Kealy’s pointers for Newbury after rain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners. Read More...

Heavy Newbury goes ahead after passing inspection

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RACING at Newbury on Friday has survived a surprise morning inspection after nearly three inches of rain in 24 hours turned the going heavy from good to firm. Read More...

Newbury inspection on Friday after persistent heavy rain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RACING at Newbury on Friday is subject to a 7.30am inspection after nearly three inches of rain fell at the course in the last 24 hours. Read More...

Cheltenham not worried by group of travellers on land

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CHELTENHAM insists it is unconcerned by the presence of a large group of travellers who set up camp on racecourse land on Wednesday evening, with Jockey Club Racecourses having begun legal proceedings to remove the group from the premises. Read More...

Godolphin cuts back in worldwide bloodstock ‘pruning’

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GODOLPHIN's bloodstock operation is undergoing a large-scale worldwide "pruning", a senior official at Sheikh Mohammed's racing and breeding empire has admitted. Read More...

Racing Post sold to leading private equity company Exponent

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Racing Post has been sold to Exponent Private Equity in a deal that was completed on Thursday. Read More...

Racing Post sold to private equity company Exponent

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Racing Post has been sold to Exponent Private Equity in a deal that was completed on Thursday. Read More...

Ewart looking forward to ‘Grade 1′ chaser Aristo

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JAMES EWART is looking forward to a successful season with a team of up and coming jumpers that has been strengthened by the arrival of some promising youngsters and the return from injury of some old favourites. Read More...

Secret Number defies lengthy absence to win Doonside Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE talented but injury-prone Secret Number defied an absence of 313 days to power clear and give Saeed Bin Suroor a fourth win in eight years in the Doonside Cup at Ayr. Read More...

Ayr: Secret Number defies lengthy absence in Doonside Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE talented but injury-prone Secret Number defied an absence of 313 days to power clear and give Saeed Bin Suroor a fourth win in eight years in the Doonside Cup at Ayr. Read More...

Ayr: Secret Number defies lengthy absence in Doonside

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE talented but injury-prone Secret Number defied an absence of 313 days to power clear and give Saeed Bin Suroor a fourth win in eight years in the Doonside Cup at Ayr. Read More...

Setback for Sammy Jo Bell after delay to return

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SAMMY JO BELL has been told she will have to wait until the end of November to resume riding as she continues her recovery from the horrific fall at Carlisle that ended her season. Read More...

Warned-off Egan: I’ve no doubt I will come back

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DARREN EGAN has told the Racing Post he has not given up hope of resurrecting his career as a jockey even if he has to wait until the expiry of a 12-year corruption ban that prohibits him from riding until November 2027. Read More...

Almodovar drops in class for confidence boost

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ALMODOVAR, seventh behind Postponed in the Juddmonte International, takes a significant drop in class in the William Hill Doonside Cup at Ayr search of a confidence-boosting win at the track where he broke his maiden. Read More...

Walters signs up Davy Russell to ride in Britain

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DAVY RUSSELL is to become the latest top Irish-based rider to start spending more time in Britain after leading jumps owner Dai Walters secured an agreement with the Cheltenham Gold Cup-winning jockey. Read More...

Skelton: Champion trainer talk premature

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RACING'S rising force Dan Skelton believes his mentor Paul Nicholls was jumping the gun when predicting his long-time assistant could provide one of the main threats to the defence of his championship. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: money cannot buy success

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THERE'S nothing special about Taraz, who runs in a 0-80 handicap at Pontefract (5.40) but there's plenty out of the ordinary about the four-year-old's owner, Nirlan Bizakov, all the way from Kazakhstan. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: owned in Kazakhstan

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THERE'S nothing special about Taraz, who runs in a 0-80 handicap at Pontefract (5.40) but there's plenty out of the ordinary about the four-year-old's owner, Nirlan Bizakov, all the way from Kazakhstan. Read More...

Listowel: Wrath Of Titans grinds out Kerry National success

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GORDON ELLIOTT fielded six in his quest for the Kerry National and it was Wrath Of Titans who travelled best to oblige in a gruelling contest, to keep the prize in the hands of Gigginstown House Stud. Read More...

Listowel: Wrath Of Titans grinds out Kerry National win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GORDON ELLIOTT fielded six in his quest for the Kerry National and it was Wrath Of Titans who travelled best to oblige in a gruelling contest, to keep the prize in the hands of Gigginstown House Stud. Read More...

So Mi Dar proves her promise remains in romp

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AT ONE stage she was a 5-2 chance for the Oaks however, after being cruelly ruled out by injury, So Mi Dar did not disappoint on her comeback as she showed all of the same promise to dispose of her rivals in devastating fashion. Read More...

Yarmouth: So Mi Dar proves her promise remains in romp

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AT ONE stage a 5-2 chance for the Oaks, So Mi Dar did not disappoint on her comeback from injury as she showed plenty of promise to dispose of her rivals in devastating fashion and stretch her unbeaten record to four. Read More...

South Seas set to sail in Group 1 Dewhurst Stakes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE UNBEATEN South Seas is set to test his credentials at Group 1 level with a tilt at the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket on October 8. Read More...

Harzand Arc bid gets green light from Weld

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HARZAND will take his chance in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Chantilly next month, his trainer Dermot Weld confirmed on Wednesday. Read More...

World Class: Succession of flops leaves Postponed in pole position

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Last weekend couldn't have gone any better for Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe favourite Postponed as one by one his main rivals disappointed. Read More...

Welsh Champion Hurdle moved to October slot

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THIS SEASON'S Welsh Champion Hurdle at Ffos Las will be run in a new slot on Saturday, October 15 as officials seek to ensure better weather for the feature contest. Read More...

Yarmouth gets green light from BHA inspector

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RACING will go ahead at Yarmouth on Wednesday after the course passed an inspection triggered by a wet patch discovered near the four furlong pole on Tuesday. Read More...

Elliott saddles six in bid for first Kerry National

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LORD SCOUNDREL, winner of the Galway Plate in July, will be attempting to become the first horse to complete the Plate-Kerry National double in the same year since Life Of A Lord won both races for Aidan O'Brien in 1995. Read More...

Canada: Mutakayyef set for clash with mighty Tepin

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MUTAKAYYEF, unlucky in running behind Postponed in the Juddmonte International, is set to tangle with another turf star by taking on the mighty mare Tepin this weekend. Read More...

So Mi Dar and Arabian set for seaside showdown

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
For Flat fans Wednesday will be an extremely good day to be beside the seaside as Yarmouth's showpiece event has delivered a cracker of a contest. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Life can be very hard for very slow racehorses

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
It's sad but true that some horses, like some people, just can't run fast, however hard they train and try. People who can't run fast tend to miss buses and horses that can't run fast tend to get eaten by lions or abused by punters. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Life can be very hard for very slow horses

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
It's sad but true that some horses, like some people, just can't run fast, however hard they train and try. People who can't run fast tend to miss buses and horses that can't run fast tend to get eaten by lions or abused by punters. Read More...

International festival websites ranked for internationalism

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BEFORE the internet, in the media stone age, end-of-season international thrills were pretty well restricted to the Arc and, for night owls, the Breeders' Cup. But in recent decades a kind of Moore's Law Lite has come into force and things have Read More...

Racing at Yarmouth survives wet patch scare

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ON ONE of the hottest September days in decades Yarmouth narrowly avoided an embarrassing cancellation after a wet area was discovered near the four furlong pole. Read More...

Racing at Yarmouth survives wet patch scare

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ON ONE of the hottest September days in decades Yarmouth narrowly avoided an embarrassing cancellation after a wet area was discovered near the four furlong pole. Read More...

Coral push on with sportsbook project

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CORAL have created their own sportsbook and completed the migration of their mobile and tablet platform to technology developed in-house, having previously been partnered with Mobenga. Read More...