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Singapore: Star sprinter Rocket Man in shock return

Racing Post | 4 days ago
MULTIPLE Group 1-winning sprinter Rocket Man is poised to make a shock return to the track more than three years after his supposed retirement. Read More...

Singapore: Star sprinter Rocket Man in shock return to action

Racing Post | 4 days ago
MULTIPLE Group 1-winning sprinter Rocket Man is poised to make a shock return to the track more than three years after his supposed retirement. Read More...

Candy ready to step up Limato’s Royal Ascot prep

Racing Post | 4 days ago
LIMATO, favourite for the inaugural running of the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot next month, is ready to step up his preparations for the Group 1 sprint where he will bid to maintain his unbeaten record. Read More...

Limato in top order as Royal Ascot prep increases

Racing Post | 4 days ago
LIMATO, favourite for the inaugural running of the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot next month, is ready to step up his preparations for the Group 1 sprint where he will bid to maintain his unbeaten record. Read More...

Ladbrokes commercial director Pettit set to leave

Racing Post | 4 days ago
LADBROKES' group commercial director John Pettit is to leave the company this summer after three and a half years in the latest shake-up in personnel at the firm. Read More...

Power ready to surge again in Temple Stakes

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SOLE POWER is a general 4-1 shot to secure a second betfred.com Temple Stakes at Haydock on Saturday, as a strong cast of sprinters remained engaged in the Group 2 on Monday. Read More...

Power ready to surge again in Temple Stakes on Saturday

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SOLE POWER is a general 4-1 shot to secure a second betfred.com Temple Stakes at Haydock on Saturday, as a strong cast of sprinters remained engaged in the Group 2 on Monday. Read More...

Cream rises right to the top even on a mundane day

Racing Post | 4 days ago
Tom Kerr's search for a future star ends at beautiful Chantilly Read More...

Hannon preparing dual assault on Irish 2,000 Guineas

Racing Post | 4 days ago
RICHARD HANNON will attempt to win a Group 1 prize for the second consecutive Saturday as he confirmed Ivawood and Estidhkaar will travel to the Curragh for the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas. Read More...

Renwick fractures verterbrae in Market Rasen fall

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WILSON RENWICK will be out of action for the foreseeable future after fracturing verterbrae in his neck and breaking his collarbone in a fall at Market Rasen on Sunday. Read More...

Renwick fractures vertebrae in Market Rasen fall

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WILSON RENWICK will be out of action for the foreseeable future after fracturing verterbrae in his neck and breaking his collarbone in a fall at Market Rasen on Sunday. Read More...

Wilson Renwick fractures vertebrae in Market Rasen fall

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WILSON RENWICK will be out of action for the foreseeable future after fracturing verterbrae in his neck and breaking his collarbone in a fall at Market Rasen on Sunday. Read More...

World Class: Pharoah can end Triple Crown wait

Racing Post | 4 days ago
International ratings expert Sam Walker thinks American Pharoah could land the elusive US Triple Crown Read More...

888 Holdings confirm approach for bwin.party

Racing Post | 4 days ago
888 HOLDINGS have become the latest company to throw their hat into the ring for a possible acquisition of troubled online betting giant bwin.party. Read More...

Giovanni Canaletto set to trial for Epsom at the Curragh

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GIOVANNI CANALETTO, who was unable to take up his intended Investec Derby trial at Chester due to an unclean scope, could get his chance to advertise his Epsom claims at the Curragh this weekend. Read More...

Italy: Botti bags Derby again

Racing Post | 5 days ago
Stefano Botti won the Derby Italiano for a third successive year when Goldstream (Cristian Demuro) recorded a three-length defeat of stablemate Sound Of Freedom at Capannelle. Read More...

Buoyant McNamara a welcome visitor to Navan

Racing Post | 5 days ago
INJURED jockey Robbie McNamara was a welcome visitor to Navan on Sunday when he headed to the racecourse to cheer on Forgotten Rules. Read More...

Germany: Quasillo favourite for Derby

Racing Post | 5 days ago
Quasillo (Andreas Wöhler/ Eduardo Pedroza) put down a serious marker for the German Derby (Hamburg, July 5th) when running away with the Bavarian Classic at Hanover on Sunday and was cut to 3-1 favourite for the Hamburg classic. Read More...

Singapore: Front-running Dan excels in Cup repeat

Racing Post | 5 days ago
WAITING-IN-FRONT tactics worked a treat for Dan Excel as he repeated last year's success in the Singapore Airlines International Cup on Sunday. Read More...

Forgotten rules with Vintage Crop verdict

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GOLD CUP favourite Forgotten Rules stretched his unbeaten run to three but the returning five-year-old was made to work hard for his length and a quarter win from the race-fit Answered. Read More...

Forgotten rules with Vintage Crop verdict

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GOLD CUP favourite Forgotten Rules stretched his unbeaten run to three but the returning five-year-old was made to work hard by the race-fit Answered. Read More...

Rock second again as Milord Thomas triumphs

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IN-FORM Milord Thomas put in an impressive performance to land the valuable Grade 1, with Shannon Rock finishing a frustrating second for the fourth consecutive year. Read More...

France: Rock second again as Milord Thomas triumphs

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IN-FORM Milord Thomas put in an impressive performance to land the €850,000 Grade 1, with Shannon Rock finishing a frustrating second for the fourth consecutive year. Read More...

Rock second again as Milord Thomas triumphs

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IN-FORM Milord Thomas put in an impressive performance to land the valuable Grade 1, with Shannon Rock finishing a frustrating second for the fourth consecutive year. Read More...

´The field dive down cliff-face slopes, the crowd enthralled´

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IF ANYONE ever tells you no-one goes racing in France apart from Arc day, send them my way and I’ll put them right. Le Lion-d’Angers is bursting at the seams for its biggest race of the year, the Anjou-Loire Challenge. Read More...

Business Bulletin: Whittingdale new culture secretary in reshuffle

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IT HAS been all change at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport – the government department with most say over betting and racing – following the Conservative victory in the general election. Read More...

Hannon keen to test Lockinge pair against world’s best

Racing Post | 5 days ago
RICHARD HANNON believes Night Of Thunder and Toormore have earned the right to take on the world’s best milers after the pair finished first and second in Saturday’s Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes. Read More...

Hannon keen to test Lockinge pair against world’s best

Racing Post | 5 days ago
RICHARD HANNON believes Night Of Thunder and Toormore have earned the right to take on the world’s best milers after the pair finished first and second in Saturday’s Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes. Read More...

Japan: Straight Girl blasts home late in Victoria Cup

Racing Post | 5 days ago
STRAIGHT GIRL (Hideaki Fujiwara/Keita Tosaki) unleashed a powerful late drive to break the heart of front-running Keiai Elegant in a dramatic climax to the Victoria Mile. Read More...

Japan: Straight Girl blasts home late in Victoria Mile

Racing Post | 5 days ago
STRAIGHT GIRL (Hideaki Fujiwara/Keita Tosaki) unleashed a powerful late drive to break the heart of front-running Keiai Elegant in a dramatic climax to the Victoria Mile. Read More...

Australia: Banned rider Nikolic applies for new licence

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CONTROVERSIAL jockey Danny Nikolic, who is serving a ban for threatening a steward, has applied to the Racing Victoria board to get his licence back. Read More...

Walsh returns for crack at Paris prize with On His Own

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LAST year Ruby Walsh attempted the conquest of French jumping’s summit aboard a Cheltenham Gold Cup winner in the shape of Long Run. Twelve months on he partners On His Own in the Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris at Auteuil. Read More...

Walsh returns for crack at Paris prize with On His Own

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LAST year Ruby Walsh attempted the conquest of French jumping’s summit aboard a Cheltenham Gold Cup winner in the shape of Long Run. Twelve months on he partners On His Own in the Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris at Auteuil. Read More...

USA: Pharoah ignites Triple Crown dreams with Preakness romp

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AMERICAN PHAROAH (Bob Baffert/Victor Espinoza) drew away for an impressive victory in the Preakness Stakes in atrocious conditions at Pimlico to set up a Triple Crown bid in the Belmont Stakes in three weeks' time. Read More...

Pharoah sloshes home to slam Preakness rivals

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AMERICAN PHAROAH (Bob Baffert/Victor Espinoza) pulls away for an impressive victory in the Preakness Stakes in atrocious conditions at Pimlico Read More...

Pharoah sloshes home to slam Preakness rivals

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AMERICAN PHAROAH (Bob Baffert/Victor Espinoza) drew away for an impressive victory in the Preakness Stakes in atrocious conditions at Pimlico to set up a Triple Crown bid in the Belmont Stakes in three weeks' time. Read More...

USA: Pharoah ignites Triple Crown dreams in Preakness

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AMERICAN PHAROAH (Bob Baffert/Victor Espinoza) drew away for an impressive victory in the Preakness Stakes in atrocious conditions at Pimlico to set up a Triple Crown bid in the Belmont Stakes in three weeks' time. Read More...

Singapore: Moore chasing big-race hat-trick with Dan Excel

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BRITISH and Irish connections have turned their backs on the Singapore Airlines International Cup for only the second time in 15 runnings of the country’s richest open race, which has a prize fund of S$3 million (£1.45m/€1.98m). Read More...

Singapore: Moore chasing big-race hat-trick with Excel

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BRITISH and Irish connections have turned their backs on the Singapore Airlines International Cup for only the second time in 15 runnings of the country’s richest open race, which has a prize fund of S$3 million (£1.45m/€1.98m). Read More...

Italy: Schiergen hoping Graasten can run big race in Derby

Racing Post | 6 days ago
COLOGNE-based trainer Peter Schiergen bids to muscle in on Stefano Botti’s domination of the Italian racing scene when he saddles Graasten against 14 rivals in the €715,000 Derby Italiano at the Capannelle. Read More...

Germany: Quasillo puts Derby hopes on the line

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Bavarian Classic, a major trial for the German Derby on July 5, is normally run at Munich but had to be moved to Hanover this year because of a clash of fixtures. Read More...

Newbury: Thunder leads home Hannon one-two in Lockinge

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NIGHT OF THUNDER stamped his class on a deep Lockinge field when leading home stablemate Toormore as last year’s winning trainer Richard Hannon claimed a memorable one-two. Read More...

Favourite Golden Horn to be added to Derby line-up

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GOLDEN HORN, who shot to the head of the Investec Derby betting after his impressive victory in the Betfred Dante Stakes, will be supplemented for the Epsom Classic at a cost of £75,000. Read More...

Favourite Golden Horn added to Derby line-up

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GOLDEN HORN, who shot to the head of the Investec Derby betting after his impressive victory in the Betfred Dante Stakes, will be supplemented for the Epsom Classic at a cost of £75,000. Read More...

Moore dominates Newbury card with 1,962-1 five-timer

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RYAN MOORE was in an unstoppable mood at Newbury on Saturday, partnering five winners from his six rides, including the first four races, at combined odds of 1,962-1. Read More...

Moore dominates Newbury card with 1,962-1 five-timer

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RYAN MOORE was in an unstoppable mood at Newbury on Saturday, partnering five winners from his six rides, including the first four races, at combined odds of 1,962-1. Read More...

Newbury: Thunder leads home Hannon Lockinge one-two

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NIGHT OF THUNDER stamped his class on a deep Lockinge field when leading home stablemate Toormore as last year’s winning trainer Richard Hannon claimed a memorable one-two. Read More...

Thunder storms home for Hannon one-two in Lockinge

Racing Post | 6 days ago
NIGHT OF THUNDER stamped his class on a deep Lockinge field when leading home stablemate Toormore, as last year’s winning trainer Richard Hannon claimed a memorable one-two. Read More...

Moore dominates Newbury card with 435-1 four-timer

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RYAN MOORE was in an unstoppable mood at Newbury on Saturday, partnering four winners in the first four races at combined odds of 435-1. Read More...

France: Ballynagour cruises to Barka victory for Pipe

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BALLYNAGOUR (David Pipe/Tom Scudamore) made light of the switch from fences back to hurdles when running away with this €175,000 prize, the last major trial for the Grande Course de Haies [French Champion Hurdle]. Read More...