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Henderson warns Triolo could miss Grand National

Racing Post | 42 mins ago
TRAINER Nicky Henderson warned Triolo D'Alene, as short as 20-1 for the Crabbie's Grand National in April, has a problem with a knee and must be considered as an unlikely runner at Aintree on April 11. Read More...

Henderson warns Triolo could miss Grand National

Racing Post | 42 mins ago
TRAINER Nicky Henderson warned Triolo D'Alene, as short as 20-1 for the Crabbie's Grand National in April, has a problem with a knee and must be considered as an unlikely runner at Aintree on April 11. Read More...

Grade 1-winning chaser Medermit retired

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
MEDERMIT has been retired after sustaining a leg injury in the Sky Bet Chase at Doncaster on Saturday. Read More...

Ten entered in Scilly Isles and Contender

Racing Post | 3 hours ago
SANDOWN'S two re-opened Saturday races, the Contenders Hurdle and Scilly Isles Novices' Chase, have each attracted ten runners. Read More...

Ferguson out to improve Musselburgh strike-rate

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
JOHN FERGUSON will be hoping to improve his impressive one-in-three strike-rate at Musselburgh on Sunday with El Namoose in the Sky Bet Supreme Trial Novices' Hurdle. Read More...

Ferguson out to improve smart strike-rate

Racing Post | 4 hours ago
JOHN FERGUSON will be hoping to improve his impressive one-in-three strike-rate at Musselburgh on Sunday with El Namoose in the Sky Bet Supreme Trial Novices' Hurdle. Read More...

Twinlight heads trio for Mullins in Tied Cottage

Racing Post | 5 hours ago
TWINLIGHT leads a three-pronged attack from Willie Mullins on the Grade 2 Boylesports Free Wifi Tied Cottage Chase at Punchestown on Sunday, which attracted 11 entries at Tuesday's five-day stage. Read More...

Dubai World Cup entries down despite new dirt surface

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
THE switch from a synthetic to dirt surface at Meydan, designed to attract stronger American representation in the world's richest race, appears to have met with mixed results as entries for the Dubai World Cup revealed fewer US horses than in 2014. Read More...

Red Cadeaux given Australian option

Racing Post | 6 hours ago
TRIPLE Melbourne Cup runner-up Red Cadeaux could return to Australia in March for the Group 1 Darley Australian Cup, over 1m2f back at Flemington once more. Read More...

BHA confronts Greens over hardline whip policy

Racing Post | 7 hours ago
THE BHA has hit out at the Green Party for siding with racing’s fiercest critics and demanding an immediate ban of the whip among other drastic changes to the sport. Read More...

Ladbrokes launch Mexico venture

Racing Post | 9 hours ago
LADBROKES have continued their policy of attempting to diversify away from the UK market by launching a new website in Mexico. Read More...

Labour: local authorities will liaise with industry

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
LABOUR’S shadow spokesman for gambling Clive Efford said last week that he believed there will be greater understanding between betting shop operators and local government in future. Read More...

Pipe leaning towards Ryanair for Dynaste

Racing Post | 10 hours ago
DYNASTE is looking likely to defend his Ryanair Chase title at the festival after finishing a beaten favourite over a longer trip at Saturday's Cheltenham Trials meeting. Read More...

RSA Chase likely for The Young Master

Racing Post | 11 hours ago
NEIL MULHOLLAND on Monday suggested his Cheltenham Festival-bound stable star The Young Master would “more than likely” be targeted at the RSA Chase, but the trainer did not go as far as to completely rule out the four-miler. Read More...

Better ground not a problem for Un De Sceaux, says Mullins

Racing Post | 1 day ago
ANYONE who reckons red-hot Racing Post Arkle favourite Un De Sceaux might get found out on quicker ground at Cheltenham might have to think again, according the exciting seven-year-old's trainer Willie Mullins. Read More...

Batavir 6-1 favourite to complete hat-trick

Racing Post | 1 day ago
HAT-TRICK seeking Batavir has been made 6-1 favoruite with the sponsors to add to his wins at Ascot and Wincanton in Saturday's Betfred Mobile Heroes Handicap Hurdle at Sandown. Read More...

Noseda and Dettori set to team up for Gulfstream Grade 1

Racing Post | 1 day ago
JEREMY NOSEDA and Frankie Dettori, who teamed up to win the Breeders' Cup Juvenile with Wilko in 2004, are planning another Stateside raid with Sloane Avenue, who is in line for next month's $500,000 Grade 1 Donn Handicap at Gulfstream Park. Read More...

Skelton reveals Albert Bartlett aim for Value At Risk

Racing Post | 1 day ago
TRAINER Dan Skelton has pinpointed the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle for Value At Risk after the exciting novice hurdler finished second on Cheltenham Trials day. Read More...

Bailey hoping for rain for Harry Topper’s Denman defence

Racing Post | 1 day ago
Trainer Kim Bailey is expecting a big run from Harry Topper at Newbury next week. Read More...

Bailey hoping rain comes for Topper’s Denman defence

Racing Post | 1 day ago
Trainer Kim Bailey is expecting a big run from Harry Topper at Newbury next week. Read More...

World Class: Japanese recognition raises historical inaccuracy

Racing Post | 1 day ago
WHAT are the chances? Never before has Japan had a horse in the top two of the World's Best Racehorse Rankings and last week they bagged both the top spots. Read More...

GambleAware Week launched as initiative steps up a notch

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THE betting industry’s efforts to counter public concern about gambling step up another notch on Monday with the launch of a week-long responsible gambling initiative. Read More...

Stewart: Saphir is more like Halo than Big Buck’s

Racing Post | 1 day ago
OWNER Andy Stewart on Sunday said Saturday’s Cleeve Hurdle winner Saphir Du Rheu was more like the consistent Celestial Halo than the brilliant Big Buck’s. Read More...

Stewart: Saphir is more like Halo than Big Buck’s

Racing Post | 1 day ago
OWNER Andy Stewart on Sunday said Saturday’s Cleeve Hurdle winner Saphir Du Rheu was more like the consistent Celestial Halo than the brilliant Big Buck’s. Read More...

Lingfield calls off Tuesday’s jumps card

Racing Post | 1 day ago
TUESDAY’S jumps meeting at Lingfield has been cancelled because parts of the course are waterlogged. Read More...

Fly fries rivals to win fifth Irish Champion Hurdle

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HURRICANE FLY won a fifth Irish Champion Hurdle, coming from behind with a tenacious display of the class and heart that has helped him amass 22 wins at the highest level. Read More...

Leopardstown: Fly fries rivals to win fifth Irish Champion

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HURRICANE FLY won a fifth Irish Champion Hurdle, coming from behind with a tenacious display of the class and heart that has helped him amass 22 wins at the highest level. Read More...

Fly fries rivals to win fifth Irish Champion Hurdle

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HURRICANE FLY won a fifth Irish Champion Hurdle, coming from behind with a tenacious display of the class and heart that has helped him amass 22 wins at the highest level. Read More...

Un De Sceaux evens for RP Arkle after stunning win

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RACING POST ARKLE favourite Un De Sceaux trounced his two rivals Clarcam and Gilgamboa with a breath-taking performance at Leopardstown. Read More...

Un De Sceaux evens for Racing Post Arkle after stunning win

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RACING POST ARKLE favourite Un De Sceaux trounced his two rivals Clarcam and Gilgamboa with a breath-taking performance at Leopardstown. Read More...

Leopardstown: Super Sceaux evens for Racing Post Arkle

Racing Post | 2 days ago
RACING POST ARKLE favourite Un De Sceaux trounced his two rivals Clarcam and Gilgamboa with a breath-taking performance at Leopardstown. Read More...

Dual Grade 1-winner Walkon to be retired

Racing Post | 2 days ago
WALKON, a two-time Grade 1 winner over hurdles, is set to be retired after pulling up at Cheltenham on Saturday. Read More...

Soft ground ‘ideal but not essential’ for Many Clouds

Racing Post | 2 days ago
OLIVER SHERWOOD was on Sunday hoping for a soft-ground Cheltenham Gold Cup in March as he pointed the way to the festival feature for impressive Trials day winner Many Clouds. Read More...

Business bulletin: Bookmakers launch gambling risks campaign

Racing Post | 2 days ago
The Racing Post's industry editor Bill Barber takes a look at what has been making the news off the track. Read More...

Japan: Gold Ship slammed in Grade 2

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A DISMAL display from five-time Grade 1 winner Gold Ship as the mercurial six-year-old finished only seventh behind Courir Kaiser (Ikuo Aizawa/Hironobu Tanabe). Read More...

Japan: Gold Ship slammed in Grade 2

Racing Post | 2 days ago
A DISMAL display from five-time Grade 1 winner Gold Ship as the mercurial six-year-old finished only seventh behind Courir Kaiser (Ikuo Aizawa/Hironobu Tanabe). Read More...

USA: Upstart lays down marker in Holy Bull

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BREEDERS' Cup Juvenile third Upstart (Rick Violette/Jose Ortiz) planted an early marker on the Kentucky Derby trail when he drew away to score by five and a half lengths in the Holy Bull on his seasonal debut. Read More...

USA: Upstart lays down marker in Holy Bull

Racing Post | 2 days ago
BREEDERS' Cup Juvenile third Upstart (Rick Violette/Jose Ortiz) planted an early marker on the Kentucky Derby trail when he drew away to score by five and a half lengths in the Holy Bull on his seasonal debut. Read More...

Hong Kong: Able Friend dazzles in Group 1 romp

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ABLE FRIEND (John Moore/Joao Moreira) showed why he is Hong Kong's highest-rated horse of all time with an imperious display in a race carrying international Group 1 status for the first time. Read More...

Hong Kong: Peniaphobia pulls it out of the fire

Racing Post | 2 days ago
PENIAPHOBIA (Tony Cruz/Douglas Whyte) showed great tenacity to get the better of Bundle Of Joy in a thrilling duel at Sha Tin. Read More...

Hong Kong: Able Friend shows his class in Group 1

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ABLE FRIEND (John Moore/Joao Moreira) showed why he is Hong Kong's highest-rated horse of all time with an imperious display in a race carrying international Group 1 status for the first time. Read More...

Hong Kong: Able Friend dazzles in Group 1 romp

Racing Post | 2 days ago
ABLE FRIEND (John Moore/Joao Moreira) showed why he is Hong Kong's highest-rated horse of all time with an imperious display in a race carrying international Group 1 status for the first time. Read More...

Great rivals Fly and Jezki square up again for round seven

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THEIR careers have been inextricably entwined since their first meeting over a year ago and the biggest rivalry in hurdling is renewed today when Hurricane Fly and Jezki line up for their seventh consecutive showdown. Read More...

Great rivals Fly and Jezki square up again for round seven

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THEIR careers have been inextricably entwined since their first meeting over a year ago and the biggest rivalry in hurdling is renewed today when Hurricane Fly and Jezki line up for their seventh consecutive showdown. Read More...

Price-fixing worry ‘is not a complete shock’ say layers

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CONCERN over the integrity of the starting price at all-weather meetings in Britain did not come as a surprise to some layers on Saturday following the news that book­makers at Wolver­hampton have been sent an extraordinary letter. Read More...

Hong Kong: Able Friend out to confirm lofty rating

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ABLE FRIEND, Hong Kong's highest-rated horse of all time, gets an immediate chance to justify his lofty rating in Sunday's Stewards' Cup, which has been upgraded to Group 1 international status for the first time this year. Read More...

No concerns over ground at Leopardstown

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CONDITIONS at Leopardstown are set fair for Sunday's BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle card featuring the seventh showdown between Hurricane Fly and Jezki. Read More...

Cheltenham: Saphir Du Rheu battles to Cleeve Hurdle win

Racing Post | 3 days ago
SAPHIR DU RHEU took the switch back to hurdles in his stride as the six-year-old managed to deny the gallant Reve De Sivola. Read More...

Doncaster: If In Doubt much too good for Skybet rivals

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IF IN DOUBT left doubts about his novice status behind when justifying favouritism to land Doncaster's most prestigious jumps race in a exciting finish from Baileys Concerto. Read More...

Doncaster: If In Doubt much too good for Skybet rivals

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IF IN DOUBT left doubts about his novice status behind when justifying favouritism to land Doncaster's most prestigious jumps race in a exciting finish from Baileys Concerto. Read More...