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Chepstow racing to go ahead after inspection

Racing Post | 3 days ago
RACING will go ahead at Chepstow on Tuesday after an inspection took place due to concerns raising by the jockeys over the state of the ground. Read More...

Ground concerns lead to delay at Chepstow

Racing Post | 3 days ago
RACING has been delayed at Chepstow on Tuesday after jockeys voiced concern about the state of the ground. Read More...

Injury forces Sea The Moon into retirement

Racing Post | 3 days ago
SEA THE MOON, winner of the Deutsches Derby and one-time favourite for the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, has been retired. Read More...

Hong Kong Jockey Club elect new chairman

Racing Post | 3 days ago
SIMON IP has been elected as the new chairman of the Hong Kong Jockey Club, succeeding Brian Stevenson who has retired from the board after 15 years. Read More...

Breeders’ Cup Turf being considered for Brown Panther

Racing Post | 3 days ago
AN AUDACIOUS tilt at the $3m Breeders' Cup Turf at Santa Anita on November 1 is among the options being considered for Sunday's runaway Irish St Leger winner Brown Panther. Read More...

WatchandWager extend Hong Kong pools deal

Racing Post | 3 days ago
WATCHANDWAGER, the American wing of London-listed betting company Webis, have signed an extension to their agreement with the Hong Kong Jockey Club's Horse Race Betting Limited to provide access to the HKJC pari-mutuel pools. Read More...

Cosgrave appeals as ERA place him on forfeit list

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JOCKEY Pat Cosgrave has been placed on the forfeit list in the UAE over his failure to pay the costs for the appeal hearing at which he had a six month Dubai riding ban reduced to four months. Read More...

Cosgrave appeals as ERA places him on forfeit list

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JOCKEY Pat Cosgrave has been placed on the forfeit list in the UAE over his failure to pay the costs for the appeal hearing at which he had a six month Dubai riding ban reduced to four months. Read More...

Cosgrave appeals as ERA place him on forfeit list

Racing Post | 3 days ago
JOCKEY Pat Cosgrave has been placed on the forfeit list in the UAE over his failure to pay the costs for the appeal hearing at which he had a six month Dubai riding ban reduced to four months. Read More...

Betfair to carry Net Entertainment games

Racing Post | 3 days ago
BETFAIR have signed an agreement with Stockholm-listed online casino supplier Net Entertainment. Read More...

Flamboyant trainer Oliver Brady dies aged 75

Racing Post | 4 days ago
OLIVER BRADY, one of the great characters of Irish racing, has died aged 75. Read More...

Today’s racing: Alex Vino on upward curve for Stoute

Racing Post | 4 days ago
PROGRESSIVE three-year-old Alex Vino faces his stiffest test to date even though he takes on just four rivals in the opening day feature at Yarmouth's Eastern festival, the 1m3½f East Anglian Air Ambulance Handicap (4.30). Read More...

Jay HK departure sparks job interest

Racing Post | 4 days ago
NEWS that former Ladbrokes sports and football director Patrick Jay is leaving the Hong Kong Jockey Club to return to Britain in December, is sure to spark interest among European betting companies and regulatory organisations. Read More...

Red Cadeaux upped in weights for Melbourne Cup

Racing Post | 4 days ago
RED CADEAUX has been assigned his highest ever weight for the Melbourne Cup, with the Ed Dunlop-trained globetrotter being prepared for a fourth consecutive tilt at the Flemington showpiece on November 4. Read More...

O´Brien rues missed opportunity on Australia

Racing Post | 4 days ago
JOSEPH O'BRIEN expressed his disappointment on Tuesday at how last Saturday's Qipco Irish Champion Stakes panned out, admitting that he may have not have made the most of Australia. Read More...

Edgar Balthazar ready to roll again at Ayr

Racing Post | 4 days ago
EXCITING juvenile Edgar Balthazar looks set for his second appearance of the season at Ayr on Friday. Read More...

Stan James deny talk of imminent sale

Racing Post | 4 days ago
STAN JAMES have denied that their Gibraltar-based business is on the point of being sold following a report in the gambling industry press. Read More...

Queen’s Estimate to skip Melbourne Cup

Racing Post | 4 days ago
LAST season's Gold Cup royal winner Estimate will not be making the trip to Australia for the Melbourne Cup after connections ruled out a tilt at the world's richest handicap. Read More...

All-Weather Finals Day gets C4 coverage boost

Racing Post | 4 days ago
NEXT year’s All-Weather Championships Finals day on Good Friday will have live terrestrial TV coverage for the first time after Channel 4 agreed to extend its output to include the £1 million fixture. Read More...

Ryan Moore: the best jockey in the world?

Racing Post | 4 days ago
AS THE field turned for home and fanned out across the Sandown straight, there were decisions to be made that would probably decide the winner of the 2007 Coral-Eclipse from the boys. Read More...

World Class: Great weekend for Australia – apart from defeat

Racing Post | 4 days ago
WE LEARNT two things about Australia this weekend. The first was that he is the outstanding middle-distance horse in Europe, but the second, more obviously, was that he is beatable. Read More...

Treve still on course for Arc says Head-Maarek

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CRIQUETTE HEAD-MAAREK will continue to prepare Treve for a Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe title defence following discussions with owner Sheikh Joaan Al Thani, in the wake of the filly's fourth-placed effort in Sunday's Prix Vermeille. Read More...

Australia team weigh up choice of Ascot targets

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE Qipco Champion Stakes or Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot is the likely choice facing Australia’s connections after the dual Derby winner’s shock defeat by The Grey Gatsby in the Irish Champion Stakes on Saturday. Read More...

Australia team weigh up choice of Ascot targets

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE Qipco Champion Stakes or Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot is the likely choice facing Australia’s connections after the dual Derby winner’s shock defeat by The Grey Gatsby in the Irish Champion Stakes on Saturday. Read More...

Today’s racing: O’Brien fires two shots at Listowel feature

Racing Post | 5 days ago
RULE THE WAVES, who trounced his rivals on his nursery debut at Killarney last month, and Cocoon give Aidan O’Brien two shots at landing the EBF Premier Nursery Handicap (4.05) at Listowel for the fourth time in five years. Read More...

Today’s racing: O’Brien saddles pair in Listowel feature

Racing Post | 5 days ago
RULE THE WAVES, who trounced his rivals on his nursery debut at Killarney last month, and Cocoon give Aidan O’Brien two shots at landing the EBF Premier Nursery Handicap (4.05) at Listowel for the fourth time in five years. Read More...

Leading hope Zarkandar scratched from Cesarewitch

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ZARKANDAR, general second favourite for next month’s Betfred Cesarewitch, has been removed from the race by trainer Paul Nicholls. Read More...

Bookmakers announce new advertising standards

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE heads of four of the industry’s biggest bookmakers have joined forces in an attempt to counter public concern about gambling advertising, with measures including removing gaming machine promotions from betting shop windows. Read More...

Australia: Female rider dies after fall at Cranbourne

Racing Post | 5 days ago
Australia: Victoria police have started an investigation after a woman died following a fall from a horse at Cranbourne racetrack on Monday morning. Read More...

Canada: Trade Storm caps Grade 1 double for Simcock

Racing Post | 5 days ago
Trade Storm completed a memorable Grade 1 double for trainer David Simcock when he won the $1m Ricoh Woodbine Mile under Jamie Spencer; Sheikhzayedroad (Martin Lane) had earlier won the Northern Dancer Turf Read More...

Canada: Trade Storm caps Grade 1 double for Simcock

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TRADE STORM completed a memorable Grade 1 double for trainer David Simcock when he won the $1m Ricoh Woodbine Mile after Sheikhzayedroad had earlier won the Northern Dancer Turf. Read More...

Canada: Trade Storm secures Grade 1 double for Simcock

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TRADE STORM completed a memorable Grade 1 double for trainer David Simcock when he won the $1m Ricoh Woodbine Mile after Sheikhzayedroad had earlier won the Northern Dancer Turf. Read More...

Germany: Nordico lands Group 3 spoils

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GERMAN 2,000 Guineas runner-up Nordico (Mario Hofer/Eddy Hardouin) just got the better of German Oaks third Longina after a ding-dong battle. Read More...

Kingscote excels as Panther pounces in Irish St Leger

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BROWN PANTHER gained his first Group 1 as his rider Richard Kingscote outwitted his rivals to record a memorable victory for owner/breeder Michael Owen and trainer Tom Dascombe. Read More...

Curragh: Brown Panther pounces in Irish St Leger

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BROWN PANTHER gained his first Group 1 as his rider Richard Kingscote outwitted his rivals to record a memorable victory for owner/breeder Michael Owen and trainer Tom Dascombe. Read More...

Kingscote excels as Panther pounces in Irish Leger

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BROWN PANTHER gained his first Group 1 as his rider Richard Kingscote outwitted his rivals to record a memorable victory for owner/breeder Michael Owen and trainer Tom Dascombe. Read More...

Curragh: Gleneagles does enough to land National Stakes

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GLENEAGLES put in a workman like effort but just did enough to hold off the advances of big outsider Toscanini to land the National Stakes at the Curragh. Read More...

Curragh: Gleneagles stakes Classic claims in National Stakes

Racing Post | 5 days ago
GLENEAGLES put in a workman like effort but just did enough to hold off the advances of big outsider Toscanini to land the National Stakes at the Curragh. Read More...

France: Charm Spirit squeezes through for Moulin glory

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TORONADO suffered a second successive defeat at the hands of a three-year-old as Charm Spirit poked his nose up the inside to take the spoils with Night Of Thunder close behind in third. Read More...

Charm Spirit squeezes through for Moulin glory

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TORONADO suffered a second successive defeat at the hands of a three-year-old as Charm Spirit poked his nose up the inside to take the spoils with Night Of Thunder close behind in third. Read More...

Curragh: Cursory favourite for Guineas after Moyglare win

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CURSORY GLANCE gave trainer Roger Varian and jockey Andrea Atzeni their second Group 1 success in 24 hours following Kingston Hill's St Leger success on Saturday Read More...

Curragh: Cursory favourite for Guineas after Moyglare win

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CURSORY GLANCE gave trainer Roger Varian and jockey Andrea Atzeni their second Group 1 success in 24 hours following Kingston Hill's St Leger success on Saturday Read More...

Curragh: Cursory 10-1 for Guineas after Moyglare win

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CURSORY GLANCE gave trainer Roger Varian and jockey Andrea Atzeni their second Group 1 success in 24 hours following Kingston Hill's St Leger success on Saturday Read More...

Ruler Of The World takes charge to land Prix Foy

Racing Post | 5 days ago
RULER OF THE WORLD threw his hat into the ring to represent owner Sheikh Joaan Al Thani in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe next month as he made all the running to win for the first time since last year's Derby. Read More...

France: Ruler Of The World takes charge to land Foy

Racing Post | 5 days ago
RULER OF THE WORLD threw his hat into the ring to represent owner Sheikh Joaan Al Thani in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe next month as he made all the running to win for the first time since last year's Derby. Read More...

Treve disappoints as Baroness causes Vermeille shock

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LAST YEAR'S Arc heroine Treve was well and truly put in her place in the Prix Vermeille when Andre Fabre's 22-1 shot Baltic Baroness caused a big upset take the valuable Group 1. Read More...

Treve floored as Baroness causes Vermeille shock

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LAST YEAR'S Arc heroine Treve was well and truly put in her place in the Prix Vermeille when Andre Fabre's 22-1 shot Baltic Baroness caused a big upset take the valuable Group 1. Read More...

France: Baroness floors Treve in Vermeille shock

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LAST YEAR'S Arc heroine Treve was well and truly put in her place in the Prix Vermeille when Andre Fabre's 22-1 shot Baltic Baroness caused a big upset take the valuable Group 1. Read More...

Kingman QEII run in doubt due to throat infection

Racing Post | 5 days ago
KINGMAN'S participation in the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes was thrown into doubt on Sunday after connections revealed the star miler is suffering from a throat infection. Read More...

France: Arc fancy Ectot back with a bang in Prix Niel

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ECTOT showed exactly why Sheikh Joaan Al Thani recently purchased a share of him when producing a fine performance to make his first start since April a winning one in Sunday’s Prix Niel. Read More...