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Friday fixtures subject to morning inspections

Racing Post | 3 days ago
RACING at Doncaster and Huntingdon on Friday will hinge upon 8am inspections, but no problems are anticipated for Cheltenham's meeting on Saturday. Read More...

Gowran Park: Djakadam delivers in Thyestes

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DJAKADAM put Willie Mullins out on his own as the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history after lugging top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Gowran: Mullins gains historic victory with Djakadam

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DJAKADAM put Willie Mullins out on his own as the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history after lugging top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Mullins gains historic Thyestes triumph with Djakadam

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WILLIE MULLINS became the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history when Djakadam lugged top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Mullins gains historic Thyestes triumph with Djakadam

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DJAKADAM put Willie Mullins out on his own as the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history after lugging top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Gowran: Dedigout leaves it late to dig out Galmoy glory

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Dedigout leaves it late to dig out Galmoy glory

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Dedigout leaves it late to dig out Galmoy glory

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Gowran Park: Dedigout leaves it late in Galmoy

Racing Post | 4 days ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Arkle the pick of novice Grade 1s after entries

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THIS year's Arkle looks like being the standout novice chase at the Cheltenham Festival with a stellar cast including Un De Sceaux, Vautour, Clarcam, Gilgamboa and Josses Hill among the 45 entered on Thursday for the Racing Post-sponsored two miler. Read More...

Playtech predict double-digit growth

Racing Post | 4 days ago
GAMBLING technology firm Playtech said in a brief trading statement issued on Thursday that they expected their results for 2014 to be "well within" consensus. Read More...

32Red announce record revenue

Racing Post | 4 days ago
SHARES in online gaming and betting company 32Red rose sharply on Thursday morning after the company announced record revenue for 2014 and their fifth consecutive year of double digit growth. Read More...

Topweight Djakadam handed a tough task

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WILLIE MULLINS will become the most successful trainer in the history of the Thyestes Chase if Djakadam can carry top weight of 11st 10lb to victory in Gowran Park's main event of the year. Read More...

Topweight Djakadam handed a tough task in Thyestes test

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WILLIE MULLINS will become the most successful trainer in the history of the Thyestes Chase if Djakadam can carry top weight of 11st 10lb to victory in Gowran Park's main event of the year. Read More...

Fakenham and Warwick pass morning inspections

Racing Post | 4 days ago
OFFICIALS at Fakenham and Warwick were breathing sighs of relief on Thursday morning as both courses were able to declare today's meetings would go ahead after passing morning inspections. Read More...

Fakenham passes 7am inspection

Racing Post | 4 days ago
OFFICIALS at Fakenham breathed a sigh of relief this morning as they were able to declare today's meeting would go ahead after overnight temperatures only just dipped below zero. Read More...

Remember Me? Brave Inca

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BRAVE INCA was a two mile hurdler that was tough as nails and enjoyed an amazing career culminating with a Champion Hurdle win in 2006 as well as two Irish Champion Hurdle victories in 2005 and 2009. Read More...

Nicholls set poser over trial run for Unioniste

Racing Post | 4 days ago
LEADING Crabbie's Grand National fancy Unioniste has been installed 6-1 market leader by sponsors Betfred for their big-race trial on February 14, although his participation in both the Haydock contest and at Aintree in April remains uncertain. Read More...

Overnight temperatures key for Thursday cards

Racing Post | 5 days ago
OVERNIGHT temperatures will determine if Thursday's two jump meetings in Britain take place, with both Warwick and Fakenham the subject of morning inspections. Read More...

Moore concedes Grugy fitness is a concern

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GARY MOORE confessed his sidelined star Sire De Grugy was not as fit as he would like him to be but is still on course to return to action at Newbury next month before defending his Cheltenham crown. Read More...

Moore concedes Sire De Grugy fitness is a concern

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GARY MOORE confessed his sidelined star Sire De Grugy was not as fit as he would like him to be but is still on course to return to action at Newbury next month before defending his Cheltenham crown. Read More...

Djakadam bids to give Mullins more Thyestes glory

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BEATEN Hennessy favourite Djakadam will bid to make amends for Willie Mullins off topweight in Thursday's Goffs Thyestes Handicap Chase at Gowran Park. Read More...

Calipto price under threat as trio miss Newbury

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE 6-1 prices on offer for Betfair Hurdle favourite Calipto are likely to come under threat after three of his leading rivals in the ante-post markets were removed from the £155,000 contest on Wednesday. Read More...

Calipto price under threat as trio miss Betfair Hurdle

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE 6-1 prices on offer for Betfair Hurdle favourite Calipto are likely to come under threat after three of his leading rivals in the ante-post markets were removed from the £155,000 contest on Wednesday. Read More...

TV ads head 2m problem gambling campaign

Racing Post | 5 days ago
A £2 MILLION television advertising campaign aimed at highlighting the potential risks of gambling is set to be launched on Friday with the backing of some of the biggest names in the betting industry. Read More...

Connections granted more time to make Oaks entry

Racing Post | 5 days ago
OWNERS and trainers have been given more time to contemplate Classic plans after the entry deadline for this year’s Investec Oaks was extended by six weeks. Read More...

Connections granted more time to make Oaks entry

Racing Post | 5 days ago
OWNERS and trainers have been given more time to contemplate Classic plans after the entry deadline for this year’s Investec Oaks was extended by six weeks. Read More...

Smad in right place for Cheltenham test says King

Racing Post | 5 days ago
SMAD PLACE was on Wednesday backed into a best-priced 9-2 for Saturday’s BetBright Cup at Cheltenham, with Alan King convinced he can improve on his fifth in the Hennessy Gold Cup. Read More...

Smad in right place for Cheltenham test

Racing Post | 5 days ago
SMAD PLACE was on Wednesday backed into as short as 7-2 for Saturday’s BetBright Cup at Cheltenham, with Alan King convinced he can improve on his fifth in the Hennessy Gold Cup. Read More...

Australia: Moody faces fresh drugs inquiry

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BLACK CAVIAR trainer Peter Moody is facing another headache after one of his horses returned a positive sample for the banned substance ibuprofen. Read More...

Australia: Moody faces fresh drugs inquiry

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BLACK CAVIAR trainer Peter Moody is facing another headache after one of his horses returned a positive sample for the banned substance ibuprofen. Read More...

Australia: Moody faces fresh drug inquiry

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BLACK CAVIAR trainer Peter Moody is facing another headache after one of his horses returned a positive sample for the banned substance ibuprofen. Read More...

Fakenham and Warwick to inspect for Thursday

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THURSDAY’S meetings at Fakenham and Warwick are subject to raceday inspections at 7am and 8am respectively. Read More...

Ayr gets the go-ahead for today´s meeting

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THIS afternoon’s meeting at Ayr will go ahead as planned after the track scrapped the need for an 8am inspection. Read More...

Ayr and Catterick get go-ahead for today´s meetings

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THIS afternoon’s meeting at Ayr will go ahead as planned after the track scrapped the need for an 8am inspection. Read More...

Ayr and Catterick get go-ahead for today’s meetings

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THERE will be a full programme of jumps fixtures today after Ayr and Catterick got the all clear to race. Read More...

Ayr gets the go-ahead for today´s meeting

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THIS afternoon’s meeting at Ayr will go ahead as planned after the track scrapped the need for an 8am inspection. Read More...

Bridgwater relishing running Bolster back at Cheltenham

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE GIANT BOLSTER, the enigmatic chaser who has made the frame in the last three Cheltenham Gold Cups, is on course for Saturday's £100,000 BetBright Chase with connections hoping he can repeat his seven-length victory from 12 months ago. Read More...

Weather prospects looking better for Wednesday

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THERE could be a full quota of jumps meetings on Wednesday with officials at Ayr and Catterick hopeful of passing 8am inspections. Read More...

CMA to look at Skybet deal

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Competition and Markets Authority has said it is investigating CVC Capital’s purchase of Skybet announced last December. Read More...

Chelmsford up and running but still off the pace online

Racing Post | 6 days ago
Robin Gibson's fortnightly look at racing on the web finds Chelmsford City has some work to do to climb Google's pecking order. Read More...

Former Betfred MD to join Penn National

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BETFRED’S former managing director of digital Chris Sheffield has joined US casino and racetrack operator Penn National Gaming. Read More...

Japan’s Just A Way ranked the best in the world

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE best horse in the world was, for the first time last year, trained in Japan with Just A Way on Tuesday unveiled as the finest thoroughbred to race in 2014. Read More...

Dewhurst winner Belardo champion two-year-old

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BELARDO has been named the best of an unusually ordinary bunch after the hood-wearing Dewhurst Stakes winner took the mantle of Europe's top two-year-old in 2014. Read More...

Racing Post Arkle fancies set to clash on Sunday

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Racing Post Arkle market faces a shake-up on Sunday with ante-post favourite Un De Sceaux set to clash with Clarcam and Gilgamboa in the Frank Ward Solicitors Arkle Novice Chase at Leopardstown. Read More...

Present View to miss Sky Bet Chase and head to Cheltenham

Racing Post | 6 days ago
PRESENT VIEW, a leading fancy for Saturday's Sky Bet Chase at Doncaster, will miss the race in favour of running in the Grade 2 Neptune Investment Novices' Hurdle at Cheltenham on the same afternoon. Read More...

Tylicki ready for Wednesday return

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FREDDIE TYLICKI will make his return to the saddle on Wednesday at Kempton, nearly 11 weeks after breaking his nose in a multiple horse pile-up at Wolverhampton in November. Read More...

Jockey speaks openly of battle with depression

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MARK ENRIGHT returns to the track at Gowran Park this week with a weight off his mind and confident he is winning his battle with depression. Read More...

Jockey speaks openly about battle with depression

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MARK ENRIGHT returns to the track at Gowran Park this week with a weight off his mind and confident he is winning his battle with depression. Read More...

Wetherby survives but frost claims Leicester

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TODAY'S meeting at Wetherby will take place after the course passed an 8am inspection, but Leicester was not as lucky with overnight lows of -6C claiming their card. Read More...