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Appleby and Suroor thrilled with new Godolphin riders

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CHARLIE APPLEBY said on Sunday he "could not be happier" with the appointment of William Buick and James Doyle as first riders for Godolphin from next year. Read More...

Appleby and Bin Suroor thrilled with Godolphin recruits

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CHARLIE APPLEBY said on Sunday he "could not be happier" with the appointment of William Buick and James Doyle as first riders for Godolphin from next year. Read More...

Doyle and Buick new first riders for Godolphin

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JAMES DOYLE and William Buick have been announced as the new riders for Godolphin in 2015. Read More...

Doyle and Buick new first riders for Godolphin

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SHEIKH MOHAMMED has performed a radical revamp of Godolphin's jockeys for next season hiring James Doyle and William Buick to ride for him and dumping Silvestre de Sousa from his line up of riders. Read More...

Confidence boost as Zaidpour makes all to win Lismullen

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE familiar winter sight of Willie Mullins, Ruby Walsh and Rich Ricci in the winner's enclosure was again in evidence at Navan on Sunday as Zaidpour made all the running for a confidence-boosting victory. Read More...

Navan: Confidence boost as Zaidpour makes all

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE familiar winter sight of Willie Mullins, Ruby Walsh and Rich Ricci in the winner's enclosure was again in evidence at Navan on Sunday as Zaidpour made all the running for a confidence-boosting victory. Read More...

Halley backed to return to winning ways

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HALLEY, the winner of France's premier chase for four-year-olds back in 2011, has been well supported to add a first victory since that win in Market Rasen's 3m1f handicap chase today. Read More...

Halley backed to return to winning ways at Market Rasen

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HALLEY, the winner of France's premier chase for four-year-olds back in 2011, has been well supported to add a first victory since that win in Market Rasen's 3m1f handicap chase today. Read More...

Business Bulletin: Shock as Rust appointed new BHA chief

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE RACING and betting industries alike were in for a shock last week when it was announced that Nick Rust was to leave Ladbrokes to become the next chief executive of the BHA. Read More...

Opportunity for apprentices to go global

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THIRTEEN racing schools from around the world have united in a new federation to give apprentice jockeys the chance to work and ride around the globe. Read More...

Today’s racing: Days Hotel in good form for wide-open Fortria

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE absence of Flemenstar has blown today's Ladbrokes Ireland Fortria Chase wide open, with the race attracting the biggest field since it was upgraded to Grade 2 status. Read More...

Channon’s rising stars bound for Cheltenham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MICK CHANNON'S star novice chase duo Sgt Reckless and Knock House, who produced faultless jumping displays on their chasing debuts, look set to be in action at Cheltenham's Open meeting next weekend. Read More...

Mullins confirms Champagne Fever for Sizing Europe clash

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
KING GEORGE hope Champagne Fever will clash with Sizing Europe in Thursday's Clonmel Oil Chase, trainer Willie Mullins said on Saturday. Read More...

Damaging weight-loss techniques still alive among jockeys

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MORE young jockeys than ever before are using self-induced vomiting, or flipping, as the sport struggles to curb rapid weight-loss habits. Read More...

Damaging weight-loss techniques still in use

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MORE young jockeys than ever before are using self-induced vomiting, or flipping, as the sport struggles to curb rapid weight-loss habits. Read More...

Naas stewards ban horse from running for 60 days

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE Naas stewards banned Mount Corkish Girl from running for 60 days after looking into the running and riding of the five-year-old mare in the 2m maiden hurdle on Saturday afternoon. Read More...

BHA probe winner in Badger Ales farce

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE BHA are set to look into the circumstances surrounding the running of The Young Master in the Badger Ales Trophy after it was found that the first horse to pass the post was not qualified for the race Read More...

BHA probe winner in Badger Ales farce

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE BHA are set to look into the circumstances surrounding the running of The Young Master in the Badger Ales Trophy after it was found that the first horse to pass the post was not qualified for the race Read More...

Doncaster: Open Eagle soars away with November finale

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
OPEN EAGLE ran out an incredibly easy winner of the Flat turf season's traditional finale, the Betfred November Handicap, capping a wonderful term for trainer David O'Meara. Read More...

Open Eagle soars away with November finale

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
OPEN EAGLE ran out an incredibly easy winner of the Flat turf season's traditional finale, the Betfred November Handicap, capping a wonderful term for trainer David O'Meara. Read More...

Wincanton: Purple Bay lands Elite spoils as Irving crashes out

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PURPLE BAY came from an unpromising position to land an eventful running of the Elite Hurdle, with favourite Irving falling at the last when very much in contention. Read More...

Purple Bay lands Elite spoils as Irving crashes out

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PURPLE BAY came from an unpromising position to land an eventful running of the Elite Hurdle, with favourite Irving falling at the last when very much in contention. Read More...

Southfield Theatre shows his class without drama

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EXCITING novice chaser Southfield Theatre took his record over fences to two from two with a comfortable victory in a race his trainer Paul Nicholls has dominated in recent years. Read More...

Southfield Theatre bags another chase without drama

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EXCITING novice chaser Southfield Theatre took his record over fences to two from two with a comfortable victory in a race his trainer Paul Nicholls has dominated in recent years. Read More...

Southfield Theatre bags another chase without drama

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EXCITING novice chaser Southfield Theatre took his record over fences to two from two with a comfortable victory in a race his trainer Paul Nicholls has dominated in recent years. Read More...

Wincanton: Southfield Theatre bags another chase without drama

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EXCITING novice chaser Southfield Theatre took his record over fences to two from two with a comfortable victory in a race his trainer Paul Nicholls has dominated in recent years. Read More...

France: Epicuris grinds Criterium rivals into the ground

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EPICURIS (Criquette Head-Maarek/Thierry Thulliez) again displayed the tenacious attitude he showed when winning his first two races as he made all to run out a comfortable winner of the Group 1 Criterium de Saint-Cloud. Read More...

France: Epicuris grinds Criterium rivals into the ground

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EPICURIS (Criquette Head-Maarek/Thierry Thulliez) again displayed the tenacious attitude he showed when winning his first two races as he made all to run out a comfortable winner of the Group 1 Criterium de Saint-Cloud. Read More...

Germany: Harley rides in two Group 3s at Krefeld

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
KREFELD stages the last two Pattern races of the German season on Sunday, and the Herzog von Ratibor-Rennen in particular has an excellent record in identifying future stars. Read More...

McManus and Martin break new ground in France

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CLONARD STREET becomes a first Group 1 runner on the Flat for two of Ireland's foremost jumping personalities in trainer Tony Martin and owner JP McManus. Read More...

Today’s racing: Eagle bids to cap great season for O’Meara

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DAVID O’MEARA went close on the opening day of what has turned out to be a memorable season and he returns to Doncaster on the final afternoon with hopes of landing one last big victory. Read More...

Australia: Slade Power defeated on final start

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EUROPE'S top sprinter Slade Power finished down the field on his last start as the Australian sprinters dominated on home turf. Read More...

Slade Power defeated on final start in Darley Classic

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EUROPE'S top sprinter Slade Power finished down the field on his last start as the Australian sprinters dominated on home turf. Read More...

Slade Power lame after defeat on final start in Australia

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EUROPE'S top sprinter Slade Power was found to be lame after finishing down the field on his last start as the Australian speedsters dominated on home turf. Read More...

Australia: Slade Power lame after defeat on final start

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
EUROPE'S top sprinter Slade Power was found to be lame after finishing down the field on his last start as the Australian speedsters dominated on home turf. Read More...

British racing has ‘real bias’ towards male jockeys

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BRITISH racing labours under a "real bias" towards male jockeys partly due to prejudice in the ranks of trainers, according to Northern Racing College chief executive Dawn Goodfellow. Read More...

Champion Hughes reflects on ‘gruelling’ year

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RICHARD HUGHES will head to the Flat season's finale at Doncaster on Saturday afternoon where he will be handed the champion jockey trophy for the third successive year. Read More...

Multiple Grade 1 star Solwhit suffers fatal injury

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SOLWHIT, the multiple Grade 1 winner whose finest moment came when capturing the 2013 World Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival, has died after breaking his shoulder in a schooling session at Tipperary on Friday. Read More...

November puzzle to solve for Scoop6 bonus hunter

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LAST weekend's Scoop6 winner will have to pick the winner of the Betfred November Handicap at Doncaster if they are to pocket the £263,598 bonus pot. Read More...

Ruby tops nine for Elite Hurdle at Wincanton

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ROCK ON RUBY, winner of the 2012 Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival, will take on eight rivals in the Grade 2 Stanjames.com Elite Hurdle at Wincanton on Saturday. Read More...

Bayonet joins Mohican in November charge

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HENRY PONSONBY was celebrating getting two bites of the cherry in the Betfred November Handicap after Kings Bayonet squeezed in last of the 23 runners to join First Mohican, who shares top weight in the turf's season-ending highlight. Read More...

Today’s racing: Ground the key for First on trip north

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TWO Cheltenham Festival runners and a couple of young progressive horses make for an intriguing running of the 3m½f handicap hurdle at Musselburgh (2.00). Read More...

Australia: Slade set for Darley Classic test

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SLADE POWER clocked a lightning-fast time in his last piece of serious work before Saturday's Darley Classic at Flemington, suggesting the Eddie Lynam-trained horse is in peak condition for his bid to beat the Aussies in their own backyard. Read More...

Australia: Slade Power set for Darley Classic test

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
SLADE POWER clocked a lightning-fast time in his last piece of serious work before Saturday's Darley Classic at Flemington, suggesting the Eddie Lynam-trained horse is in peak condition for his bid to beat the Aussies in their own backyard. Read More...

Kingscote and Hanagan injured in pile-up

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOCKEYS Paul Hanagan and Richard Kingscote sustained broken collarbones in an incident in the 6f claimer at Wolverhampton on Thursday night in which five runners were involved. Read More...

Kingscote and Hanagan injured in Wolverhampton fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOCKEYS Paul Hanagan and Richard Kingscote sustained broken collarbones in an incident in the 6f claimer at Wolverhampton on Thursday night in which five runners were involved. Read More...

Kingscote injured in Wolverhampton pile-up

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
RICHARD KINGSCOTE was taken to hospital on Thursday evening after suffering arm and rib injuries in a multiple horse pile-up at Wolverhampton. Read More...

Hanagan breaks collarbone in pile-up at Wolverhampton

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PAUL HANAGAN suffered a broken collarbone in an incident in the 6f claimer at Wolverhampton on Thursday night in which five runners came down. Read More...

Playtech shares fall over Malaysia fears

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GAMBLING technology firm Playtech issued a statement to the stock exchange on Thursday evening saying it expected to meet market expectations after the company's shares fell by 8.5 per cent to 635.50p. Read More...

Enigmatic Mad Moose cleared for return to action

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
BRITISH racing can look forward to welcoming back one of its most enigmatic dual-purpose performers after reluctant starter Mad Moose was on Thursday cleared to return to the track. Read More...