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McManus mob-handed in Irish National attempt

Racing Post | 13 hours ago
JP McMANUS runs six horses in the Boylesports Irish Grand National and bookmakers make the Gordon Elliott-trained Cause Of Causes his best hope of winning the race for the first time since Butler's Cabin won in 2007. Read More...

Fitz scoops spoils after Ballycasey crashes out

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
REBEL FITZ won for the eighth time in nine starts and recorded a first victory at Grade 1 level after a heavy fall at the second last for favourite Ballycasey threw a race in which only two of the four runners finished wide open. Read More...

Fairyhouse: Fitz scoops spoils after Ballycasey crashes out

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
REBEL FITZ won for the eighth time in nine starts and recorded a first victory at Grade 1 level after a heavy fall at the second last for favourite Ballycasey threw a race in which only two of the four runners finished wide open. Read More...

Power station blaze causes problems for Gibraltar bookmakers

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
A FIRE at a power station in Gibraltar has affected the websites of a number of bookmakers based in the territory. Read More...

Power station blaze causes problems for Gibraltar bookies

Racing Post | 16 hours ago
A FIRE at a power station in Gibraltar has affected the websites of a number of bookmakers based in the territory. Read More...

Daneking registers easy win on handicap debut

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
DANEKING made light work of his handicap debut, sitting close to the steady pace set by runner-up Darwins Fox before easing clear between the final two flights to register a three-length victory at odds of 6-1 for Willie Mullins and Paul Townend. Read More...

Memories shows class in commanding win

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
LOTS OF MEMORIES looks certain to give connections just that after running out a ridiculously easy winner of a supposedly competitive €55,000 handicap hurdle. Read More...

Fairyhouse: Memories shows class in commanding win

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
LOTS OF MEMORIES answered the question 'who is the best handicapped horse in Ireland?' in emphatic fashion by running out a ridiculously easy winner of what was supposed to be a competitive €55,000 handicap hurdle. Read More...

Fairyhouse: Memories shows class in easy win

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
LOTS OF MEMORIES answered the question 'who is the best handicapped horse in Ireland?' in emphatic fashion by running out a ridiculously easy winner of what was supposed to be a competitive €55,000 handicap hurdle. Read More...

Fairyhouse: Memories shows class in easy win

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
LOTS OF MEMORIES answered the question 'who is the best handicapped horse in Ireland?' in emphatic fashion by running out a ridiculously easy winner of what was supposed to be a competitive €55,000 handicap hurdle. Read More...

Business bulletin: Bookmakers report Good Friday racing a success

Racing Post | 20 hours ago
BOOKMAKERS hailed the first Good Friday to feature British horseracing in betting shops, reporting punters to have voted with their feet. Read More...

Sunday’s Pricewise Extra advice

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
This bank holiday weekend we are offering our premium tipping service for free. Pricewise Extra is just one of the features you can enjoy with racingpost.com's Ultimate membership. Read More...

Blog: All done for now but let’s hope we see more of Dundeel

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
HATE to say I told you so but at least you can't say you weren't warned. Okay, you were also 'warned' about several losers, but It's A Dundeel had been screamed from the rooftops. Read More...

Blog: All done for now but hope to see more of Dundeel

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
HATE to say I told you so but at least you can't say you weren't warned. Okay, you were also 'warned' about several losers, but It's A Dundeel had been screamed from the rooftops. Read More...

Japan: Isla Bonita strikes in Satsuki Sho

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
Isla Bonita came off a furious pace under jockey Masayoshi Ebina to win the Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2,000 Guineas) at Nakayama. Read More...

Japan: Isla Bonita strikes in Satsuki Sho

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
ISLA BONITA came off a furious pace under jockey Masayoshi Ebina to stay on strongest of all in the Japanese 2,000 Guineas. Read More...

Carberry aiming for another Bright day at Fairyhouse

Racing Post | 24 hours ago
EASTER weekend at Fairyhouse has been part of Paul Carberry’s life since he was a toddler and the 40-year-old will head to his home track today seeking a fifth success in the Grade 1 Powers Gold Cup. Read More...

It’s time for everyone to say ‘enough’s enough’

Racing Post | 1 day ago
Read betting shop manager of the year Aidan Connelly's latest blog Read More...

USA: Imperative floors Dude in Charles Town Classic

Racing Post | 1 day ago
IMPERATIVE caused a major upset by lowering the colours of favourite Game On Dude to clinch the $1.5 million for trainer George Papaprodromou and jockey Kent Desormeaux. Read More...

USA: Imperative floors Dude in Charles Town Classic

Racing Post | 1 day ago
IMPERATIVE caused a major upset by lowering the colours of favourite Game On Dude to clinch the $1.5 million for trainer George Papaprodromou and jockey Kent Desormeaux. Read More...

USA: Godolphin’s Cairo Prince out of Kentucky Derby

Racing Post | 1 day ago
GODOLPHIN'S one-time ante-post favourite Cairo Prince is injured and will miss the Kentucky Derby. Read More...

USA: Godolphin’s Cairo Prince out of Kentucky Derby

Racing Post | 1 day ago
GODOLPHIN'S one-time ante-post favourite Cairo Prince is injured and will miss the Kentucky Derby. Read More...

Scoop6 expected to exceed 4m next weekend

Racing Post | 2 days ago
NEXT weekend the biggest ever Scoop6 win dividend will be up for grabs and Betfred expect the combined pool to exceed £4 million as the bet rolled over for the eighth consecutive week. Read More...

112 tickets remain as Scoop6 reaches halfway stage

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HALFWAY through the biggest Scoop6 in history Carlton Jack's victory in leg three at 9-1 has left just 112 units in contention for a potential £1.5 million payday, which could be doubled should next week's bonus fund also be won. Read More...

Monster Scoop6 rolls over after just four legs

Racing Post | 2 days ago
WITH two legs of a monster Scoop6 still remaining the final punters in contention were eliminated from a potential £1.5 million payday after the victory in leg four for Streams Of Whiskey, an 18-1 shot with the bookies. Read More...

1,948 tickets remain in Scoop6 after two legs

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THERE was a shock in the very first leg of the biggest Scoop6 in history, with the Sue Smith-trained 16-1 shot No Planning decimating the bet and leaving only 12,851 tickets remaining. Read More...

Scoop6 reaches record total with an hour to go

Racing Post | 2 days ago
WITH exactly an hour until the first race today's Scoop6 has already become the biggest combined fund in the history of the bet, with the £3,549,438 won in March 2009 already eclipsed. Read More...

Saturday’s Pricewise Extra advice

Racing Post | 2 days ago
This bank holiday weekend we are offering our premium tipping service for free. Pricewise Extra is just one of the features you can enjoy with racingpost.com's Ultimate membership. Read More...

Williams: in-form King Massini can win off this mark

Racing Post | 2 days ago
EVAN WILLIAMS is confident his King Massini can bounce back from falling in the Baylis & Harding Handicap Chase at the Cheltenham Festival last month. Read More...

Appleby sweet on claims of Deauville winner Zibelina

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A LATE Easter is sure to have benefited the eight fillies who go to post for a strong renewal of a Listed contest in which Godolphin's Zibelina escapes a penalty, despite winning a Group 3 at Deauville last August. Read More...

Japan: Apollo Maverick far too good in Nakayama Grand Jump

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CONNECTIONS of Apollo Maverick (Masahiro Horii/Yusuke Igarashi) expected a big performance in the Nakayama Grand Jump and the five-year-old delivered in style when recording a five-length win in one of the world's richest jumps races. Read More...

It’s A Dundeel stars in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CARLTON HOUSE made a valiant attempt to win the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, the race named in honour of his royal owner, but after trying to make all he was run down in the straight and was well beaten in third behind the outstanding It's A Dundeel. Read More...

Australia: It’s A Dundeel stars in Queen Elizabeth

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CARLTON HOUSE made a valiant attempt to win the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, the race named in honour of his royal owner, but after trying to make all he was run down in the straight and was well beaten in third behind the outstanding It's A Dundeel. Read More...

It’s A Dundeel stars in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CARLTON HOUSE made a valiant attempt to win the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, the race named in honour of his royal owner, but after trying to make all he was run down in the straight and was well beaten in third behind the outstanding It's A Dundeel. Read More...

Australia: It’s A Dundeel stars in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CARLTON HOUSE made a valiant attempt to win the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, the race named in honour of his royal owner, but after trying to make all he was run down in the straight and was well beaten in third behind the outstanding It's A Dundeel. Read More...

Australia: Stunning Sydney Cup win for The Offer

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE OFFER (Gai Waterhouse/Tommy Berry) sprinted clear inside the final furlong to win the Group 1 Sydney Cup by nearly four lengths at Randwick on Saturday Read More...

Australia: Stunning Sydney Cup success for The Offer

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE OFFER (Gai Waterhouse/Tommy Berry) sprinted clear inside the final furlong to win the Group 1 Sydney Cup by nearly four lengths at Randwick on Saturday. Read More...

Supersized Scoop6 pools set to hit 3 million

Racing Post | 3 days ago
COMBINED Scoop6 pools of as much as £3 million await punters on Saturday with the bet's organisers Betfred offering odds of only 4-6 that the win fund will be toppled. Read More...

Noseda’s gutsy Grandeur grabs the Easter Classic

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GRANDEUR lived up to his name with a win when it mattered most to atone for his flop as red-hot favourite for the Winter Derby over course and distance last month. Read More...

Noseda’s gutsy Grandeur grabs the Easter Classic

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GRANDEUR lived up to his name with a win when it mattered most to atone for his flop as red-hot favourite for the Winter Derby over course and distance last month. Read More...

Lingfield: Noseda’s gutsy Grandeur grabs the Easter Classic

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GRANDEUR lived up to his name with a win when it mattered most to atone for his flop as red-hot favourite for the Winter Derby over course and distance last month. Read More...

Lingfield: Doyle keeps his nerve to pounce on Captain Cat

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THERE may be £1 million at stake on All-Weather Championships day but jockey James Doyle showed a nerve well suited for the big occasion when bringing Captain Cat from way out the back to win the Mile at 4-1. Read More...

Lingfield: Doyle keeps his nerve to pounce on Captain

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THERE may be £1 million at stake on All-Weather Championships day but jockey James Doyle showed a nerve well suited for the big occasion when bringing Captain Cat from way out the back to win the Mile at 4-1. Read More...

Doyle keeps his nerve to pounce on Captain Cat

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THERE may be £1 million at stake on All-Weather Championships day but jockey James Doyle showed a nerve well suited for the big occasion when bringing Captain Cat from way out the back to win the Mile at 4-1. Read More...

Owen denied at the death as Alben sprouts wings

Racing Post | 3 days ago
MICHAEL OWEN will know the feeling all too well but this time was on the receiving end of a late, late sucker punch as Alben Star overhauled the former England footballer's runner Trinityelitedotcom to win the Sprint. Read More...

Litigant leaves it late to secure the Marathon

Racing Post | 3 days ago
AFTER a dream run through the longest race on Good Friday Litigant gave favourite backers a late scare and looked set to lose out when hanging in behind Arch Villain close home, but George Baker was at his best to ensure a well-received win. Read More...

Ertijaal cleans up to enhance Guineas claims

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CLASSIC prospect Eritjaal enhanced his claims to a pop at the Qipco 2,000 Guineas next month with a cosy win over the course and distance of his Spring Cup triumph in March. Read More...

Photo finish agony for Borderlescott in his own race

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THERE was heartbreak for Borderslescott in the race named in his honour as a powerful surge to the finish by Smoothtalkinrascal denied the 12-year-old by a nose in a photo finish. Read More...

Photo finish agony for Borderlescott in his own race

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THERE was heartbreak for Borderlescott as the 12-year-old missed out on victory in his own race at Musselburgh by a nose when pipped to the post by Smoothtalkinrascal in a photo finish. Read More...

Musselburgh: Photo finish agony for old-timer Borderlescott

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THERE was heartbreak for Borderlescott as the 12-year-old missed out on victory in his own race at Musselburgh by a nose when pipped to the post by Smoothtalkinrascal in a photo finish. Read More...