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Japan: Danon Shark gets narrow Mile Championship verdict

Racing Post | 1 hour ago
DANON SHARK (Ryuji Okubo/Yasunari Iwata) got the verdict in a photo with Fiero in a tight finish to the Mile Championship as British jockeys William Buick and Ryan Moore finished out of the places. Read More...

USA: Brandi takes charge after Breeders’ Cup win

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
SHOCK 66-1 Breeders' Cup winner Take Charge Brandi (D Wayne Lukas/Paco Lopez) followed up in impressive style just three weeks later in the Grade 3 Delta Downs Princess Read More...

USA: Brandi takes charge after Breeders’ Cup win

Racing Post | 2 hours ago
SHOCK 66-1 Breeders' Cup winner Take Charge Brandi (D Wayne Lukas/Paco Lopez) followed up in impressive style just three weeks later in the Grade 3 Delta Downs Princess. Read More...

Hong Kong: Big names on trial for international meeting

Racing Post | 17 hours ago
NEARLY all the big names of the Hong Kong racing scene - plus a couple of high-profile visitors from other parts of the Far East - will be in action on Sunday when Sha Tin stages a dress rehersal for next month's richly endowed International meeting Read More...

Conti grinds out another Betfair victory for Nicholls

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
SILVINIACO CONTI reclaimed his Betfair Chase crown and landed the race for a sixth time for champion trainer Paul Nicholls with a determined, tough and resolute performance. Read More...

Conti grinds out another Betfair victory for Nicholls

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
SILVINIACO CONTI reclaimed his Betfair Chase crown and landed the race for a sixth time for champion trainer Paul Nicholls with a determined, tough and resolute performance. Read More...

Ascot: Faugheen impeccable on seasonal debut

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
FAUGHEEN extended his unbeaten record to eight and tightened his stranglehold on the Stan James Champion Hurdle betting when putting in a flawless performance on his seasonal reappearance. Read More...

Ascot: Faugheen impeccable on seasonal debut

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
FAUGHEEN extended his unbeaten record to eight and tightened his stranglehold on the Stan James Champion Hurdle betting when putting in a flawless performance on his seasonal reappearance. Read More...

Fenton banned from training for three years

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
TRAINER Philip Fenton, last month convicted of possessing anabolic steroids and other banned substances, was on Saturday disqualified for three years by the Turf Club. Read More...

Ascot: Fantastic Ferof claims second Amlin success

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
AL FEROF claimed back-to-back victories in this Ascot contest with a steady, stable round of jumping before charging clear of his rivals after popping over the final fence. Read More...

Ascot: Fantastic Ferof claims second Amlin success

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
AL FEROF claimed back-to-back victories in this Ascot contest with a steady, stable round of jumping before charging clear of his rivals after popping over the final fence. Read More...

Ascot: Fantastic Ferof claims Amlin success

Racing Post | 18 hours ago
AL FEROF claimed back-to-back victories in this Ascot contest with a steady, stable round of jumping before charging clear of his rivals after popping over the final fence. Read More...

Haydock: The New One unchanged for Champion after decisive victory

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
THE NEW ONE made no mistake on his second outing of the season under a confident ride from Sam Twiston-Davies, who produced the six-year-old to lead over the last before the hurdling star put clear daylight between himself and his rivals. Read More...

Haydock: The New One powers to decisive victory

Racing Post | 19 hours ago
THE NEW ONE made no mistake on his second outing of the season under a confident ride from Sam Twiston-Davies, who produced the six-year-old to lead over the last before the hurdling star put clear daylight between himself and his rivals. Read More...

Market leader Djakadam all set for Hennessy Gold Cup

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
PROMISING chaser Djakadam, who on Friday was "seriously well backed" for the Hennessy Gold Cup, is on course for the Newbury showpiece in which he will bid to become the first five-year-old winner of the race. Read More...

Market leader Djakadam all set for Hennessy Gold Cup

Racing Post | 23 hours ago
PROMISING chaser Djakadam, who on Friday was "seriously well backed" for the Hennessy Gold Cup, is on course for the Newbury showpiece in which he will bid to become the first five-year-old winner of the race. Read More...

Nicholls expecting improved show from Silviniaco Conti

Racing Post | 1 day ago
CHAMPION trainer Paul Nicholls, seeking his sixth Betfair Chase win this afternoon, is convinced Silviniaco Conti will improve from his seemingly disappointing fifth in the Charlie Hall Chase last time. Read More...

Faugheen defends unbeaten record for Mullins team

Racing Post | 1 day ago
FAUGHEEN, favourite for the Stan James Champion Hurdle, takes his first steps of the season on the road to Cheltenham when endeavouring to emulate stablemate Annie Power, who won the Coral Hurdle 12 months ago. Read More...

Today’s racing: Faugheen defends unbeaten record

Racing Post | 1 day ago
FAUGHEEN, favourite for the Stan James Champion Hurdle, takes his first steps of the season on the road to Cheltenham when endeavouring to emulate stablemate Annie Power, who won the Coral Hurdle 12 months ago. Read More...

Haydock and Ascot turn soft after rain

Racing Post | 1 day ago
THE going at Haydock and Ascot, which stages two belting cards this afternoon, is now described as soft following rain at the venues after racing yesterday. Read More...

Gold Cup hopes aim to set tone in Betfair belter

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE long road to the Cheltenham Festival begins in earnest on Saturday for some of Britain's leading Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup contenders as they attempt to put down a marker for the season ahead in a mouthwatering Betfair Chase. Read More...

Gold Cup hopes aim to set tone in Betfair Chase belter

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE long road to the Cheltenham Festival begins in earnest on Saturday for some of Britain's leading Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup contenders as they attempt to put down a marker for the season ahead in a mouthwatering Betfair Chase. Read More...

Barbados: Dettori captains strong visiting team

Racing Post | 2 days ago
Frankie Dettori captains a formidable side of British-based jockeys when they do battle against the cream of local riders in the second staging of the Winter Jockeys' Challenge at the Garrison Savannah on Saturday. Read More...

Melodic Rendezvous set for clash with The New One

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE two highest-rated hurdlers in training in Britain will clash in the first running of the £100,000 Betfair Price Rush Hurdle at Haydock on Saturday. Read More...

Haydock: Third gives Cue Card team boost with easy win

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THIRD INTENTION gave the Cue Card team of Colin Tizzard and Daryl Jacob a confidence-boosting success over the fences at Haydock on the eve of their star runner's defence of his Betfair Chase crown. Read More...

BHA angers industry as it blocks website access

Racing Post | 2 days ago
THE BHA on Friday infuriated owners and racing professionals by restricting access to entries and declarations on the racing administration website. Read More...

Today’s racing: Sherwood sure Ascot trip will suit Billy

Racing Post | 2 days ago
HAVING got Deputy Dan's chasing career up and running with victory at Plumpton on Monday, trainer Oliver Sherwood is aiming to repeat the trick with another of his top novice hurdlers when Puffin Billy tackles fences for the second time at Ascot. Read More...

USA: Lukas hoping Brandi takes charge again

Racing Post | 2 days ago
LEGENDARY trainer D Wayne Lukas bids to strike while the iron is hot when he sends shock Breeders' Cup winner Take Charge Brandi(Paco Lopez) down to Vinton, Louisiana, to chase the winner's slice of a $400,000 purse in the Delta Downs Princess. Read More...

Rebel Fitz undergoes tests on joint injury

Racing Post | 2 days ago
REBEL FITZ'S Christmas clash with Sizing Europe at Leopardstown was on Thursday hanging in the balance as Mick Winters' nine-year-old underwent tests at Troytown Equine Hospital. Read More...

Mullins makes rare Haydock raid with Turban

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IRELAND'S champion trainer Willie Mullins sends a rare runner to Haydock on Friday as the track's Betfair Chase meeting begins, with bookmakers making Turban the 4-5 favourite for the four-runner graduation chase. Read More...

France: Oldham celebrates landmark win

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JAMES OLDHAM celebrated a first success since taking over his late father Gerry's famous white and chocolate hooped silks when the Robert Collet-trained Kalsa held off all comers to land the Listed Prix Ceres over 7f. Read More...

Hong Kong: Prep run option for Vase hope Flintshire

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ARC and Breeders' Cup Turf runner-up Flintshire could have a prep run in France before heading on his travels again for the Longines Hong Kong Vase next month. Read More...

Coral to sponsor snooker’s UK Championship

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CORAL have been announced as the title sponsor for snooker's UK Championship which starts on November 25 at the York Barbican. Read More...

McCoy targets next week for his return to action

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TONY McCOY is targeting the middle of next week for a return to the saddle, as he bids to be match-fit for the ride on More Of That in the bet365 Long Distance Hurdle at Newbury on November 29 Read More...

Thurles: Farm brings home the bacon as Cyclone blows out

Racing Post | 3 days ago
HOME FARM won on his debut for Henry de Bromhead in a race that was far more dramatic than the six-length margin of victory implied, as fellow 6-4 joint-favourite Hidden Cyclone fell at the last when alongside the winner. Read More...

Thurles: Farm brings home the bacon as Cyclone blows out

Racing Post | 3 days ago
HOME FARM won on his debut for Henry de Bromhead in a race that was far more dramatic than the six-length margin of victory implied, as fellow 6-4 joint-favourite Hidden Cyclone fell at the last when alongside the winner. Read More...

USA: Bayern result prompts California rules review

Racing Post | 3 days ago
Following the controversial decision of the Santa Anita stewards not to demote Bayern after the Breeders' Cup Classic, the California Horse Racing Board pledged to review the state's interference rules. Read More...

McNamara takes the plunge and joins professional ranks

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL-winning amateur Robbie McNamara will join the professional ranks this weekend, in a surprise move given his height. Read More...

McNamara takes the plunge and joins professional ranks

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL-winning amateur Robbie McNamara will join the professional ranks this weekend, in a surprise move given his height. Read More...

Cannon gets shot at the big time on Giant Bolster

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TOM CANNON and Denis O'Regan will get the opportunity to cement new alliances on Saturday as both picked up rides for the Betfair Chase at Haydock. Read More...

Popular grey Teeton Mill dies aged 25

Racing Post | 3 days ago
POPULAR grey Teeton Mill, who won both the Hennessy and King George VI in 1998, has died at the age of 25. Read More...

Popular grey Teeton Mill dies aged 25

Racing Post | 3 days ago
POPULAR grey Teeton Mill, who won both the Hennessy and King George VI in 1998, has died at the age of 25. Read More...

Popular grey Teeton Mill dies aged 25

Racing Post | 3 days ago
POPULAR grey Teeton Mill, who won both the Hennessy and King George VI in 1998, has died at the age of 25. Read More...

Popular grey Teeton Mill dies aged 25

Racing Post | 3 days ago
POPULAR grey Teeton Mill, who won both the Hennessy and King George VI in 1998, has died at the age of 25. Read More...

Spencer: Qatar contract was not going to be renewed

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JAMIE SPENCER has revealed his contract riding for Qatar Racing was not going to be renewed at the end of the season, which in turn led to his decision to retire from the saddle. Read More...

Today’s racing: Fry’s Henryville bids to sign off with win

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE consistent Henryville has to give weight away to his four rivals but win, lose or draw the six-year-old will more than likely be off on his winter break after contesting the £25,000 3m handicap hurdle at Market Rasen today (2.05). Read More...

Today’s racing: Henryville bids to sign off with a win for Fry

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE consistent Henryville has to give weight away to his four rivals but win, lose or draw the six-year-old will more than likely be off on his winter break after contesting the £25,000 3m handicap hurdle at Market Rasen today (2.05). Read More...

Uruguay: Triple Crown winner Sir Fever reportedly sold

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE chequebooks have been brought out ready for next year's Dubai World Cup Carnival, it seems, with news that the unbeaten Sir Fever, who has won all three legs of the Uruguayan Triple Crown this year, has reportedly been sold to UAE interests. Read More...

Coral post nine per cent profit increase for 2014

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CORAL reported strong growth in all their major divisions for their full year results, with a nine per cent increase in gross profit to £890.1 million compared to 2013. Read More...

Gala Coral post nine per cent profit increase for 2014

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GALA CORAL reported strong growth in all their major divisions for their full year results, with a nine per cent increase in gross profit to £890.1 million compared to 2013. Read More...