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The briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
The briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news. Read More...

American Pharoah’s sister takes to the track

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
LAST SEASON American Pharoah became the first horse in 37 years to win the prestigious Triple Crown. Though now retired, his legacy lives on as sister American Cleopatra makes her debut at Del Mar on Sunday. Read More...

Jospeh O’Brien determined to make it his own way

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
FORMER jockey Joseph O'Brien has re-affirmed that his training operation is totally distinct from father Aidan's as his fledgling yard continues to go from strength to strength. Read More...

Joseph O’Brien determined to make it his own way

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
FORMER jockey Joseph O'Brien has re-affirmed that his training operation is totally distinct from father Aidan's as his fledgling yard continues to go from strength to strength. Read More...

USA: Nyquist and Exaggerator to clash again in Haskell

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist meets runner-up Exaggerator - his nemesis two weeks later in the Preakness - for the sixth time in the $1 million Haskell Invitational. Read More...

France: Qemah and Alice Springs to renew rivalry at Deauville

Racing Post | 15 hours ago
CORONATION STAKES rivals Qemah and Alice Springs spearhead a powerful three-year-old challenge in one of the strongest editions of this race since it was granted Group 1 status in 2004. Read More...

France: Qemah and Alice Springs renew rivalry at Deauville

Racing Post | 15 hours ago
CORONATION STAKES rivals Qemah and Alice Springs spearhead a powerful three-year-old challenge in one of the strongest editions of this race since it was granted Group 1 status in 2004. Read More...

Is Aidan O’Brien now the world’s leading Group 1 trainer?

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN's training career has seen him rack up countless records and according to some he achieved one of the biggest this week - becoming the winning-most Group 1 trainer of all time. Read More...

Echoes of Lochsong as Dancing Star wins Stewards’ Cup

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
DANCING STAR, who hails from the same family as the top-class sprinter Lochsong, heaped further misery on the bookmakers as the well-backed 9-2 favourite ran out a convincing one-and-a-quarter length winner of the Stewards' Cup. Read More...

Johnston defends TV views in feisty Morning Line debate

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
CHANNEL 4 RACING's critics have accused it of not being entertaining enough but there was nothing lacking about a riveting clash between trainer Mark Johnston and presenter Graham Cunningham on Saturday's Morning Line. Read More...

Goodwood: Minding made to work for Nassau win

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
CLASS eventually told as Minding did what was demanded of her in winning the Nassau Stakes at odds of 1-5, although it was not a smooth passage for Ballydoyle's superstar filly as Queen's Trust put up a brave challenge to finish second at 16-1. Read More...

Minding made to work for Nassau Stakes win

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
CLASS eventually told as Minding did what was demanded of her in winning the Nassau Stakes at odds of 1-5, although it was not a smooth passage for Ballydoyle's superstar filly as Queen's Trust put up a brave challenge to finish second at 16-1. Read More...

Hoof It rolls back the years to land massive gamble

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
HOOF IT, the winner of the Stewards' Cup in 2011, returned to his magical best in landing the Qatar Stewards' Sprint Stakes, pouring more misery on bookmakers as the nine-year-old was backed in to 8-1 from 20-1. Read More...

Hoof It rolls back the years to land massive gamble

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
HOOF IT, the winner of the Stewards' Cup in 2011, returned to his magical best in landing the Qatar Stewards' Sprint Stakes, pouring more misery on bookmakers as the nine-year-old was backed in to 8-1 from 20-1. Read More...

Goodwood: Hoof It rolls back the years to land huge gamble

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
HOOF IT, the winner of the Stewards' Cup in 2011, returned to his magical best in landing the Qatar Stewards' Sprint Stakes, pouring more misery on bookmakers as the nine-year-old was backed in to 8-1 from 20-1. Read More...

South Africa: Bass looking to go out with a bang

Racing Post | 21 hours ago
MARINARESCO (Mike Bass/Grant van Niekerk) is hot favourite to provide a memorable swansong for his Leicester-born trainer who retires at the end of the day. Read More...

Departing McDonald ‘couldn’t have wished for better’

Racing Post | 22 hours ago
IF JAMES MCDONALD were to give a verdict on the success of his stay in Britain this year he could easily have said, "I'm Lovin' It". Read More...

Germany: Fabre bids for Group 1 with supplemented Elliptique

Racing Post | 1 day ago
MUNICH'S Dallmayr-Preis (3.40), Germany's most important middle-distance event, has attracted a strong field and André Fabre added spice to the race when supplementing Elliptique earlier in the week. Read More...

Goodwood hero Borderlescott enjoying retirement

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THERE have been few sprinters so popular in recent years, and very few with such an affinity for Goodwood, as Borderlescott, who will today continue to enjoy retirement in West Yorkshire, ten years on from his success in the Stewards' Cup. Read More...

The briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news

Racing Post | 1 day ago
The briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news. Read More...

Formidable Minding goes for Nassau glory

Racing Post | 1 day ago
DUAL Classic winner Minding faces just four rivals as she bids to add the Nassau Stakes to an already glittering three-year-old campaign. Read More...

USA: Belmont stars to clash again in the Jim Dandy

Racing Post | 1 day ago
A BELMONT Stakes rematch in the Jim Dandy arguably provides the Saturday highlight of a star-studded weekend Stateside as Creator and Destin relive their epic encounter in the final leg of the Triple Crown. Read More...

Racing turns out in force to pay respect to JT McNamara

Racing Post | 2 days ago
CAROLINE MCNAMARA received a standing ovation from the large attendance when she spoke movingly at the end of the funeral mass for her husband John Thomas in St Michael's Church in Manister parish County Limerick on Friday morning. Read More...

Four big questions for day five at Goodwood

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Saturday is the final day of Glorious Goodwood. However, there are still big questions to be answered. Read More...

Veteran Take Cover makes all to regain King George title

Racing Post | 2 days ago
TAKE COVER made all to recapture the King George crown he won in 2014 at odds of 8-1 to continue his excellent record at the Goodwood festival. Read More...

Goodwood: Take Cover makes all to take King George

Racing Post | 2 days ago
TAKE COVER made all to recapture the King George crown he won in 2014 at odds of 8-1 to continue his excellent record at the Goodwood festival. Read More...

Bryan Cooper faces month on sidelines after Galway fall

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BRYAN COOPER is expected to be sidelined for up to four weeks after his bad fall at Galway on Thursday. Read More...

Goodwood: Woe for bookies as Mile gamble Franklin D wins

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BOOKMAKERS were left cursing after heavily-punted 7-4 favourite Franklin D narrowly denied the late charge of 20-1 Master The World to win the Betfred Mile. Read More...

Goodwood: Mile woe for bookies as gamble Franklin D wins

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BOOKMAKERS were left cursing after heavily-punted 7-4 favourite Franklin D narrowly denied the late charge of 20-1 Master The World to win the Betfred Mile. Read More...

Woe for bookmakers as Betfred Mile gamble Franklin D scores

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BOOKMAKERS were left cursing after heavily-punted 7-4 favourite Franklin D narrowly denied the late charge of 20-1 Master The World to win the Betfred Mile. Read More...

Woe for bookmakers as Mile gamble Franklin D scores

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BOOKMAKERS were left cursing after heavily-punted 7-4 favourite Franklin D narrowly denied the late charge of 20-1 Master The World to win the Betfred Mile. Read More...

Thikriyaat continues progress with Thoroughbred win

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THIKRIYAAT continued his rapid rate of progression in landing a fourth win from his five start as the 9-4 favourite. Read More...

Goodwood: More glory for progressive Thikriyaat

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THIKRIYAAT continued his rapid rate of progression in landing a fourth win from his five start as the 9-4 favourite. Read More...

Glorious prize for Kings Fete after unlucky Ascot effort

Racing Post | 2 days ago
KINGS FETE, considered by many to be an unlucky loser in the Duke of Edinburgh Handicap at Royal Ascot last time, got the better of a thrilling battle with Ayrad to register a first Group-race success. Read More...

Juvenile Assessor: Mehmas win boosts Caravaggio’s status

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Runner-up to Caravaggio in the Coventry, the subsequent brace of Group 2s for Mehmas has further enhanced his Royal Ascot conqueror's reputation as the leading juvenile colt this season Read More...

Betfred Mile gamble Franklin D shows no sign of stopping

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A COMBINATION of winning by six lengths last time out, being ahead of the handicapper and landing the plum draw with Ryan Moore aboard means Franklin D has been well backed and is no bigger than 9-4 to win the Betfred Mile. Read More...

Hannon casts doubt over Mehmas Guineas challenge

Racing Post | 2 days ago
IN THE aftermath of a splendid success in the Group 2 Richmond Stakes at Goodwood on Thursday, Richard Hannon has cast doubt over the chances of Mehmas in next year's 2000 Guineas, suggesting he may not train on into his three-year-old campaign. Read More...

Moore and draw make Franklin D the hotpot

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A COMBINATION of winning by six lengths last time out, being ahead of the handicapper and landing the plum draw with Ryan Moore aboard means Franklin D is considered Friday's hotpot in the Betfred Mile. Read More...

Moore and draw make Franklin D the Betfred Mile hotpot

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A COMBINATION of winning by six lengths last time out, being ahead of the handicapper and landing the plum draw with Ryan Moore aboard means Franklin D is considered Friday's hotpot in the Betfred Mile. Read More...

Muthmir out to emulate sprinting great Lochsong

Racing Post | 2 days ago
MUTHMIR will attempt to end a winless streak that has extended to six runs as he bids to emulate the great Lochsong by winning a second King George Stakes. Read More...

Prescott pleased with enigmatic Pallasator after Cup second

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IT WAS only right that Big Orange received the lion’s share of the plaudits in the Qatar Goodwood Cup, but enigmatic second Pallasator is also quietly accumulating a significant fan club. Read More...

Four big questions for day four of Goodwood

Racing Post | 3 days ago
Friday is the penultimate day of the Glorious Goodwood meeting and there are some big questions that still need answering. Read More...

Walsh in wonderland as Clondaw captures Galway Hurdle

Racing Post | 3 days ago
RUBY WALSH’S long wait for Galway Hurdle success ended as top dual-purpose performer Clondaw Warrior hung on from the fast-finishing Hidden Cyclone. Read More...

Bryan Cooper taken to hospital after Galway fall

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JOCKEY Bryan Cooper has been taken to hospital with suspected chest injuries after a fall in a beginners' chase at Galway on Thursday. Read More...

Big Orange battles to back-to-back Goodwood Cup wins

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BIG ORANGE refused to be passed as he produced a gritty display to retain his Goodwood Cup crown for trainer Michael Bell at odds of 11-4. Read More...

Goodwood: Big Orange battles to second Cup success

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BIG ORANGE refused to be passed as he produced a gritty display to retain his Goodwood Cup crown for trainer Michael Bell at odds of 11-4. Read More...

Tenacious Mehmas shows true grit in Richmond Stakes

Racing Post | 3 days ago
EXPERIENCE counted for plenty as Mehmas knuckled down to burst the bubble of Godolphin’s Blue Point and provide trainer Richard Hannon with a first Goodwood winner this week. Read More...

Goodwood: Mehmas shows true grit in Richmond Stakes

Racing Post | 3 days ago
EXPERIENCE counted for plenty as Mehmas knuckled down to burst the bubble of Godolphin’s Blue Point and provide trainer Richard Hannon with a first Goodwood winner this week. Read More...

Minding the star name on last day at Goodwood

Racing Post | 3 days ago
MINDING will face only our rivals as she bids to continue her remarkable campaign in Saturday's Group 1 Nassau Stakes at Goodwood. Read More...

Champion Stakes to be run on new inner course

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE QIPCO Champion Stakes will be run on a newly-demarcated inner course in October, as Ascot bosses seek to ensure the best possible ground for the end-of-season feature. Read More...