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Scoop6 could make one lucky punter a millionaire

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THIS weekend marks the beginning of the Flat season which with it brings the possibility of a life changing win for one lucky punter, as Saturday's scoop6 pot is expected to reach in excess of £1million. Read More...

Old injury ends National dream for Teaforthree

Racing Post | 3 days ago
TEAFORTHREE has been ruled out of the Crabbie's Grand National after the recurrence of an old injury. Read More...

Joseph O’Brien misses Flat start to ride over hurdles

Racing Post | 3 days ago
CLASSIC-winning jockey Joseph O'Brien will miss the start of the Irish Flat season at the Curragh on Sunday as he will be in action over hurdles at Limerick. Read More...

USA: Upstart out to shine in Florida Derby

Racing Post | 3 days ago
THREE winners of Saturday's Florida Derby in the last decade - Barbaro (2006), Big Brown (2008) and Orb (2013) - have gone on to win the Kentucky Derby on the first Saturday in May. Read More...

UAE: Sole Power full of himself as Al Quoz Sprint test nears

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ALTHOUGH now an eight-year-old, Sole Power is still as enthusiastic as ever and that was very much on display on Friday morning as he exercised in preparation for Saturday's Al Quoz Sprint. Read More...

Sole Power full of himself as Al Quoz Sprint test nears

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ALTHOUGH now an eight-year-old, Sole Power is still as enthusiastic as ever and that was very much on display on Friday morning as he exercised in preparation for Saturday's Al Quoz Sprint. Read More...

Paddy Power hit out over planning changes

Racing Post | 3 days ago
PLANNING changes designed to give local councils more say over new betting shops opening announced on Wednesday were on Thursday criticised for being "anticompetitive and wholly unnecessary" by bookmakers Paddy Power. Read More...

Alvarado camp delighted with Newbury away day

Racing Post | 3 days ago
LAST year's Crabbie's Grand National fourth Alvarado delighted trainer Fergal O'Brien when warming up for next month's race at Newbury on Friday. Read More...

UAE: Dettori mount Mshawish doubtful for Dubai Turf

Racing Post | 3 days ago
MSHAWISH, arguably Frankie Dettori's best chance of a winner on Dubai World Cup night at Meydan on Saturday, is a major doubt for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

Dettori mount Mshawish doubtful for Dubai Turf

Racing Post | 3 days ago
MSHAWISH, arguably Frankie Dettori's best chance of a winner on Dubai World Cup night at Meydan on Saturday, is a major doubt for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

Dettori mount Mshawish doubtful for Dubai Turf

Racing Post | 3 days ago
MSHAWISH, arguably Frankie Dettori's best chance of a winner on Dubai World Cup night at Meydan on Saturday, is a major doubt for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

Royer-Dupre warning for Dubai Turf hope Cladocera

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ALAIN DE ROYER-DUPRE has voiced concerns that his Dubai Turf contender Cladocera may be feeling the effects of a long spell in Dubai, and is not at the same level of form as earlier in the carnival. Read More...

UAE: Royer-Dupre warning for Dubai Turf hope Cladocera

Racing Post | 3 days ago
ALAIN DE ROYER-DUPRE has voiced concerns that his Dubai Turf contender Cladocera may be feeling the effects of a long spell in Dubai, and is not at the same level of form as earlier in the carnival. Read More...

Koukash thrilled with Kaka´s draw in Saturday’s Lincoln

Racing Post | 4 days ago
MARWAN KOUKASH has high hopes of adding to his big handicap haul with a second Lincoln after the owner woke up on Thursday to what he described as "a dream draw" for his two runners Gabrial's Kaka and Gabrial. Read More...

Gambling Commission says 666bet can pay clients

Racing Post | 4 days ago
A RESOLUTION to the ongoing saga of 666bet appeared no nearer on Thursday, despite confirmation from the Gambling Commission the company or its licence holder are able to pay out any outstanding money to registered customers. Read More...

Teaforthree Ffos Las workout scrapped after heavy rain

Racing Post | 4 days ago
TEAFORTHREE, aiming to make it third-time lucky in the Crabbie's Grand National next month, could head straight to Aintree after plans to exercise him after racing at Ffos Las on Thursday were scuppered by the testing ground. Read More...

It’s a family affair for the Bradstocks as Flintham wins

Racing Post | 4 days ago
MARK BRADSTOCK'S rich run of form continued when Flintham followed up the victories by his siblings Coneygree and Carruthers, with an easy win at Ffos Las. Read More...

Rain hits Doncaster before start of Lincoln meeting

Racing Post | 4 days ago
THE going at Doncaster, which hosts the Betway Lincoln on the opening day of the Flat season on Saturday, changed to good to soft, good in places (from good) after rain on Thursday, but a return to quicker ground could materialise. Read More...

Newmarket makes changes in attempt to avoid split

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CHANGES are to be made to the layout of the course at Newmarket for the Qipco Guineas meeting in May in an attempt to avoid a repeat of the situation last year when the field for the 2,000 Guineas split into three. Read More...

Newmarket make changes in attempt to avoid split

Racing Post | 4 days ago
CHANGES are to be made to the layout of the course at Newmarket for the Qipco Guineas meeting in May in an attempt to avoid a repeat of the situation last year when the field for the 2,000 Guineas split into three. Read More...

Lincoln favourite Mange All eased after draw

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BETWAY Lincoln favourite Mange All will break from stall seven as he attempts to give trainer William Haggas a fourth victory in the Doncaster handicap. Read More...

Lincoln favourite Mange All eased following draw

Racing Post | 4 days ago
BETWAY Lincoln favourite Mange All will break from stall seven as he attempts to give trainer William Haggas a fourth victory in the Doncaster handicap. Read More...

More powers for councils to rule on new betting shops

Racing Post | 4 days ago
PLANNING changes announced on Wednesday night by the government will give local councils more powers over whether new betting shops can open. Read More...

UAE: Al Quoz fancy Peniaphobia has Ascot on agenda

Racing Post | 4 days ago
A RETURN to Britain could be on the cards for Peniaphobia later this year, with Hong Kong trainer Tony Cruz considering Royal Ascot for the former Richard Fahey-trained sprinter. Read More...

Al Quoz fancy Peniaphobia has Ascot on agenda

Racing Post | 4 days ago
A RETURN to Britain could be on the cards for Peniaphobia later this year, with Hong Kong trainer Tony Cruz considering Royal Ascot for the former Richard Fahey-trained sprinter. Read More...

Ffos Las set to race despite heavy rain

Racing Post | 4 days ago
OFFICIALS at Ffos Las have given today’s jumps fixture at Ffos Las the all clear despite 15mm of rain overnight leaving standing water on some parts of the course. Read More...

UAE: Doyle out to make history with African Story

Racing Post | 4 days ago
HISTORY may be against him, but James Doyle thinks African Story has the quality to become the first ever Emirates Airline Dubai World Cup winner to defend his crown on Saturday. Read More...

Doyle out to make history with African Story

Racing Post | 4 days ago
HISTORY may be against him, but James Doyle thinks African Story has the quality to become the first ever Emirates Airline Dubai World Cup winner to defend his crown on Saturday. Read More...

Irish National favourite Oscar targeted at Aintree

Racing Post | 5 days ago
FAVOURITE Gallant Oscar is set to miss the BoyleSports Irish Grand National and take his chance in the Crabbie's Grand National five days later despite not being guaranteed to make the cut at Aintree. Read More...

Singapore: Breeders’ Cup winner Flores given one-year ban

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BREEDERS' CUP-winning jockey David Flores has been banned for a year by the Singapore Turf Club after being found guilty of not trying 0n a mount. Read More...

Derby prep preferred over Guineas for John F Kennedy

Racing Post | 5 days ago
INVESTEC DERBY favourite John F Kennedy is unlikely to run in the Qipco 2,000 Guineas, trainer Aidan O'Brien has revealed. Read More...

O’Brien leaving Ladbrokes for Hills

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LADBROKES' corporate affairs director Ciaran O'Brien is set to leave the company to join rivals William Hill in the role of communications director. Read More...

Chapple-Hyam pays tribute to retiring globetrotter Killough

Racing Post | 5 days ago
JANE CHAPPLE-HYAM has paid tribute to Mull Of Killough after her two-time winner of the Group 3 Earl Of Sefton Stakes and regular globetrotter was forced to retire following a training setback. Read More...

UAE: Chrome draws ‘perfect’ nine for Dubai World Cup

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE California Chrome camp on Wednesday declared themselves "very happy" with the Dubai World Cup favourite's outside draw of nine for Saturday's race. Read More...

Chrome draws ‘perfect’ nine for Dubai World Cup

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE California Chrome camp on Wednesday declared themselves "very happy" with the Dubai World Cup favourite's outside draw of nine for Saturday's race. Read More...

Big increase in festival bets on mobile devices

Racing Post | 5 days ago
OPENBET, the sports betting industry software provider, has said it handled more than 25 million sports bets during the Cheltenham Festival this month. Read More...

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Racing Post | 5 days ago
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The New One misses Aintree with spinal complaint

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE NEW ONE was ruled out of the Crabbie's Grand National meeting on Wednesday and will not run again this season after Britain's leading hurdler was found to have kissing spines. Read More...

Setback rules Charming out until Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 5 days ago
CHARMING THOUGHT, Godolphin's only Group 1-winner in Europe last year, has been ruled out until Royal Ascot after suffering a setback in training. Read More...

Fresh Gatsby ‘in really good shape’ says Ryan

Racing Post | 5 days ago
KEVIN RYAN believes his Dubai Turf hope The Grey Gatsby "runs well fresh" and does not feel the lack of a prep run will hinder his bid for the $6 million Dubai Turf at Meydan on Saturday. Read More...

UAE: Fresh Gatsby ‘in really good shape’ says Ryan

Racing Post | 5 days ago
KEVIN RYAN believes his Dubai Turf hope The Grey Gatsby "runs well fresh" and does not feel the lack of a prep run will hinder his bid for the $6 million Dubai Turf at Meydan on Saturday. Read More...

UAE: Moore has designs on Sheema Classic with Rome

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LAST year John Moore landed the spoils for Hong Kong in the Dubai Golden Shaheen with Sterling City, and the trainer is increasingly confident he can secure another big prize with Designs On Rome in the Dubai Sheema Classic. Read More...

Head convinced Solow is a live contender for Turf

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IT MAY have taken a little while for Freddy Head to find the key to Solow, but now the five-year-old is running at his optimum trip, the trainer thinks he has a live contender for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

UAE: Head convinced Solow is a live contender for Turf

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IT MAY have taken a little while for Freddy Head to find the key to Solow, but now the five-year-old is running at his optimum trip, the trainer thinks he has a live contender for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

UAE: Head feels Solow is a live contender for Turf

Racing Post | 5 days ago
IT MAY have taken a little while for Freddy Head to find the key to Solow, but now the five-year-old is running at his optimum trip, the trainer thinks he has a live contender for the Dubai Turf. Read More...

Favourites go through the card at Wolverhampton

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IT was certainly not an afternoon to be a bookmaker at Wolverhampton as the seven-race card produced a clean sweep for favourites at cumulative odds of 647-1. Read More...

Geraghty hopeful of return for Punchestown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
BARRY GERAGHTY'S prospects for a return to action at the Punchestown festival will become clearer in four weeks time. Read More...

Champion Hurdle 1-2-3 will be entered at Aintree

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE first three home in the Stan James Champion Hurdle will all be entered at Aintree according to Ireland's champion trainer Willie Mullins. Read More...

Stuccodor to miss Lincoln in favour of Curragh

Racing Post | 6 days ago
STUCCODOR will bid for back-to-back wins in the Tote Irish Lincolnshire at the Curragh on Sunday instead of running in the Betway Lincoln at Doncaster 24 hours earlier. Read More...

France: Sainte Amarante shines in Listed romp

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SAINTE AMARANTE put away a smart-looking set of rivals in a matter of a few strides to land the Listed Prix la Camargo, a race which frequently produces fillies with Classic potential. Read More...