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Usherette gets the better of Arabian Queen Dahlia duel

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FRENCH raider Usherette overhauled Juddmonte International Stakes winner Arabian Queen inside the final furlong to win the Dahlia Stakes for trainer Andre Fabre and rider Mickael Barzalona. Read More...

Newmarket: Usherette gets the better of Dahlia duel

Racing Post | 3 days ago
FRENCH raider Usherette overhauled Juddmonte International Stakes winner Arabian Queen inside the final furlong to win the Dahlia Stakes for trainer Andre Fabre and rider Mickael Barzalona. Read More...

Business bulletin: Embarrassment for Gala Coral after investigation

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THE BETTING industry found itself under plenty of fire last week with some of the damage self-inflicted. Read More...

France: Garlingari aims to fill in for Cirrus in Ganay

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THIS Group 1 without the recently retired Cirrus Des Aigles is almost unthinkable, but the hugely popular seven-time top-flight winner will be the focus of attention for an expected bumper May 1 crowd at Saint-Cloud. Read More...

Japan: Take wins seventh Tenno Sho with Kitasan Black

Racing Post | 3 days ago
YUTAKA TAKE claimed his seventh victory in the Tenno Sho (Spring) with a strong ride to force Kitasan Black (Hisashi Shimizu) back in front on the line after being headed by Curren Mirotic. Read More...

Palmer ponders Derby option for Guineas hero Galileo Gold

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GALILEO GOLD will go straight to the Investec Derby without another run if connections elect to allow Saturday's Qipco 2,000 Guineas winner to take his chance at Epsom next month. Read More...

Palmer ponders Derby option for Guineas hero Gold

Racing Post | 3 days ago
GALILEO GOLD will go straight to the Investec Derby without another run if connections elect to allow Saturday's Qipco 2,000 Guineas winner to take his chance at Epsom next month. Read More...

South Africa: Abashiri scrambles home in Derby to win Triple Crown

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ABASHIRI (Mike Azzie/Karl Zechner) went into the history books as only the second horse to land the South African Triple Crown since Horse Chestnut 17 years ago. Read More...

Chautauqua in line for Royal Ascot and $1m bonus

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IF Sunday's contest was meant to be a true test of Chautauqua's ability as a world class international sprinter then he passed with flying colours as he produced a jaw-dropping turn of foot to run down the leaders having badly missed the break. Read More...

Stunning Chatauqua in line for Royal Ascot and $1m bonus

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IF Sunday's contest was meant to be a true test of Chatauqua's ability as a world class international sprinter then he passed with flying colours as he produced a jaw-dropping turn of foot to run down the leaders having badly missed the break. Read More...

Stunning Chatauqua in line for Royal Ascot and $1m bonus

Racing Post | 3 days ago
IF Sunday's contest was meant to be a true test of Chatauqua's ability as a world class international sprinter then he passed with flying colours as he produced a jaw-dropping turn of foot to run down the leaders having badly missed the break. Read More...

Gosden hoping fitness edge can help Nathra bridge gap

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JOHN GOSDEN realises Nathra could have a mountain to climb to turn around form with hot favourite Minding in Sunday's Qipco 1,000 Guineas but takes a chance that his filly's fitness edge could help reduce the gap. Read More...

Hong Kong: Chautauqua puts Ascot credentials to the test

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AUSTRALIA'S latest speed star Chautauqua puts his Royal Ascot credentials, and a tilt at a million-dollar bonus, on the line when he makes his overseas debut in the HK$10 million (£875,656) Chairman's Sprint Prize at Sha Tin. Read More...

Germany: Bavarian Classic to provide Derby clues

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE Bavarian Classic is the top early season trial for the German Derby and seven of Sunday´s eight runners are entered in that race, to be run at Hamburg on July 10th. Read More...

Aintree hero Pineau De Re retired at Uttoxeter

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TRAINER Richard Newland on Saturday called time on the racing career of 2014 Crabbies Grand National winner Pineau De Re after the 13-year-old was pulled up in the feature handicap chase at Uttoxeter. Read More...

France: Macaire berates doctors while As does the talking

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AS D’ESTRUVAL looks likely to be the punter’s choice for the Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris on May 22 after putting in an impressive display to hand a two and a half length beating to the defending champion, Milord Thomas. Read More...

Punchestown: Apple’s Jade ‘the best juvenile I’ve trained’

Racing Post | 4 days ago
APPLE'S JADE produced another emphatic performance, roundly trouncing her rivals and leaving just one question - how did she lose to Ivanovich Gorbatov in the Triumph at Cheltenham? Read More...

Punchestown: Apple’s Jade pulverises field in Champion

Racing Post | 4 days ago
APPLE'S JADE produced another emphatic performance, roundly trouncing her rivals and leaving just one question - how did she lose to Ivanovich Gorbatov in the Triumph at Cheltenham? Read More...

Punchestown: Apple’s Jade ‘the best juvenile I’ve trained’

Racing Post | 4 days ago
APPLE'S JADE produced another emphatic performance, roundly trouncing her rivals and leaving just one question - how did she lose to Ivanovich Gorbatov in the Triumph at Cheltenham? Read More...

Punchestown: Whiteout stuns stablemate Limini

Racing Post | 4 days ago
ANOTHER Grade 1 winner for Willie Mullins, but not with the mare everyone was expecting as Whiteout caused a major upset to beat her much-fancied stablemate Limini in the Mares Champion Hurdle at Punchestown. Read More...

Newamrket: Galileo Gold runs away with Guineas riches

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GALILEO GOLD waltzed away with the 2,000 Guineas for Hugo Palmer and Frankie Dettori as hot favourite Air Force Blue failed to fire and finished well adrift. Read More...

Newmarket: Galileo Gold runs away with Guineas

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GALILEO GOLD waltzed away with the 2,000 Guineas for Hugo Palmer and Frankie Dettori as hot favourite Air Force Blue failed to fire and finished well adrift. Read More...

Sparkling Galileo Gold runs away with Guineas riches

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GALILEO GOLD waltzed away with the 2,000 Guineas for Hugo Palmer and Frankie Dettori as hot favourite Air Force Blue failed to fire and finished well adrift. Read More...

Sparkling Galileo Gold runs away with Guineas riches

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GALILEO GOLD waltzed away with the 2,000 Guineas for Hugo Palmer and Frankie Dettori as hot favourite Air Force Blue failed to fire and finished well adrift. Read More...

Newmarket: Exosphere out of this world in Jockey Club

Racing Post | 4 days ago
EXOSPHERE made the transition to Group company look oh so easy as he put some high-class rivals to the sword in emphatic style. Read More...

Exosphere out of this world in Jockey Club romp

Racing Post | 4 days ago
EXOSPHERE made the transition to Group company look oh so easy as he put some high-class rivals to the sword in emphatic style. Read More...

Newmarket: Exosphere out of this world in Jockey Club romp

Racing Post | 4 days ago
EXOSPHERE made the transition to Group company look oh so easy as he put some high-class rivals to the sword in emphatic style. Read More...

Sticking stands’ side proves Profitable for Kirby

Racing Post | 4 days ago
STICKING to the stands' rail paid dividend for Profitable, who came with a late rattle to land the Palace House stakes with the field split across the entire Rowley Mile. Read More...

Newmarket: Sticking stands’ side proves Profitable for Kirby

Racing Post | 4 days ago
STICKING to the stands' rail paid dividend for Profitable, who came with a late rattle to land the Palace House stakes with the field split across the entire Rowley Mile. Read More...

Colgan and Broad latest successful appeal

Racing Post | 4 days ago
ROBBIE COLGAN and David Broad were successful with their appeals in the Definite Earl case at Punchestown, completing a troubled two weeks for the Irish stewarding system. Read More...

South Africa: Abashiri odds-on to secure Triple Crown

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Abashiri (Mike Azzie/Karl Zechner) is almost unbackable - he is as short as 2-11 locally - to become only the second horse to land the South African Triple Crown since the legendary Horse Chestnut 17 years ago. Read More...

Japan: Vanquish Run holds on to land Derby trial

Racing Post | 4 days ago
VANQUISH RUN held the fast-finishing Red Eldest to land the Grade 2 Aoba Sho for rider Hiroyuki Uchida and trainer Katsuhiko Sumii. Read More...

Classic heroes Hobbs and Verse add a touch of class

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AN ARC trial on the last day of April? Plenty will be happening between today and Europe's richest race but connections of Jack Hobbs and Simple Verse would dearly love to end up at Chantilly on the first Sunday in October. Read More...

Covert Love to miss York following ‘slight setback’

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DUAL Group 1 winner Covert Love will miss the Middleton Stakes at York next month after trainer Hugo Palmer revealed she has suffered a "slight setback". Read More...

Dowling out for at least six months after horror fall

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CONDITIONAL jockey Tommy Dowling will be on the sidelines for at least six months, and possibly even the whole season, after breaking his shoulder, collarbone and ribs in a fall at Fontwell on Friday evening. Read More...

Craven hero Stormy Antarctic bidding for Classic glory

Racing Post | 4 days ago
NOT since 2004 has a winner of the Craven Stakes gone on to claim the 2,000 Guineas, but the market suggests Stormy Antarctic has a good chance of emulating Haafhd. Read More...

Good ground expected at Newmarket by first race

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CONDITIONS are starting to dry out at Newmarket ahead of 2,000 Guineas day with clerk of the course Michael Prosser predicting good ground is likely by the start of racing this afternoon. Read More...

Good ground likely at Newmarket by first race

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CONDITIONS are starting to dry out at Newmarket ahead of 2,000 Guineas day with clerk of the course Michael Prosser predicting good ground is likely by the start of racing this afternoon. Read More...

Punchestown: brilliant On The Fringe lands festival treble

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ON THE FRINGE completed the Cheltenham, Aintree and Punchestown treble for the second consecutive year after yet another inspired ride from Nina Carberry. Read More...

Punchestown: On The Fringe lands festival treble

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ON THE FRINGE completed the Cheltenham, Aintree and Punchestown treble for the second consecutive year after yet another inspired ride from Nina Carberry. Read More...

Punchestown: Jer’s Girl superb in Champion Novice

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AGE and sex proved no obstacle to Jer's Girl, the youngest horse in the race and only female, as she blitzed the boys in tremendous fashion under Barry Geraghty with O O Seven and Thomas Hobson a distant second and third. Read More...

Punchestown: Jer’s Girl storms to Champion Novice win

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AGE and sex proved no obstacle to Jer's Girl, the youngest horse in the race and only female, as she blitzed the boys in tremendous fashion under Barry Geraghty with O O Seven and Thomas Hobson a distant second and third. Read More...

Punchestown: Jer’s Girl brilliant in Champion Novice

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AGE and sex proved no obstacle to Jer's Girl, the youngest horse in the race and only female, as she blitzed the boys in tremendous fashion under Barry Geraghty with O O Seven and Thomas Hobson a distant second and third. Read More...

Vroum Vroum Mag motors to Champion Hurdle success

Racing Post | 5 days ago
VROUM VROUM MAG triumphed in a thrilling conclusion to the Punchestown Champion Hurdle, beating off a late challenge from Identity Thief to remain unbeaten for trainer Willie Mullins. Read More...

Vroum Vroum Mag motors to Champion Hurdle success

Racing Post | 5 days ago
VROUM VROUM MAG triumphed in a thrilling conclusion to the Punchestown Champion Hurdle, beating off a late challenge from Identity Thief to remain unbeaten for trainer Willie Mullins. Read More...

Can anything beat Air Force Blue in 2,000 Guineas?

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AIR FORCE BLUE'S superb rise to stardom last season was rounded off in scintillating style in the Dewhurst Stakes in October and last season's champion two-year-old is a red-hot favourite to claim Qipco 2,000 Guineas glory on Saturday. Read More...

1,000 Guineas heroine Legatissimo retired

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LEGATISSIMO will not, as planned run at four and has been retired after suffering a setback, trainer David Wachman announced a year on from her superb 1,000 Guineas triumph. Read More...

Guineas heroine Legatissimo retired after setback

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LEGATISSIMO will not, as planned run at four and has been retired after suffering a setback, trainer David Wachman announced a year on from her superb 1,000 Guineas triumph. Read More...

Trainer Paul Gilligan hit with six-month ban by BHA

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TRAINER Paul Gilligan has been banned for six months by the BHA for sending a horse to race at Uttoxeter who had previously competed at an unrecognised meeting in Ireland. Read More...

Hong Kong: Bow Creek to return to UK after Sha Tin outing

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BOW CREEK, who represents Godolphin in Sunday's HK$14 million (£1.16m) Champions Mile at Sha Tin, will fly from Hong Kong to England the following day but is expected to bypass an entry in Royal Ascot's Queen Anne Stakes. Read More...