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Today’s racing: Oldroyd feels penalty will not stop Ladies

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LADIES ARE FOREVER bids to enhance her reputation as one of the most popular mares in the north as she attempts to concede a 7lb Group 3 penalty to her rivals when dropping back to Listed level for the feature on the card at Pontefract (3.45). Read More...

France: Morrison has Daisy primed for bold show

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MARSH DAISY and Honor Bound were unable to make a major impression in the Oaks, finishing 13th and 16th behind Taghrooda, but they seek compensation in the Group 3 Prix Minerve on Sunday. Read More...

Morrison has Daisy primed for bold show in Prix Minerve

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MARSH DAISY and Honor Bound were unable to make a major impression in the Oaks, finishing 13th and 16th behind Taghrooda, but they seek compensation in the Group 3 Prix Minerve on Sunday. Read More...

USA: Arlington shock as Hardest Core claims Million

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE 32nd running of the Arlington Million produced a shock result as unheralded Hardest Core (Eddie Graham/Eriluis Vaz) outfinished Ballydoyle's Breeders' Cup Turf winner Magician inside the final furlong. Read More...

USA: Stopchargingmaria takes Alabama

Racing Post | 6 days ago
EVEN-MONEY favourite Stopchargingmaria (Todd Pletcher/John Velazquez) completed a Graded-stakes hat-trick with a workmanlike performance in the Alabama Stakes at Saratoga Read More...

USA: Chicago double for Moore on Euro Charline and Adelaide

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RYAN MOORE played a starring role with a Grade 1 double on Euro Charline and Adelaide as European horses struck gold on the Arlington Million undercard in the Beverly D and Secretariat Stakes Read More...

USA: Chicago double for Moore on Charline and Adelaide

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RYAN MOORE played a starring role with a Grade 1 double on Euro Charline and Adelaide as European horses struck gold on the Arlington Million undercard in the Beverly D and Secretariat Stakes Read More...

USA: Chicago double for Moore on Euro and Adelaide

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RYAN MOORE played a starring role with a Grade 1 double on Euro Charline and Adelaide as European horses struck gold on the Arlington Million undercard in the Beverly D and Secretariat Stakes Read More...

Karen Kenny airlifted to hospital for brain scan

Racing Post | 7 days ago
RIDER Karen Kenny was due to undergo a brain scan after being airlifted to hospital following the second of two dramatic incidents which marred the opening maiden on day three of the Tramore festival. Read More...

Karen Kenny ‘far more stable’ after being airlifted to hospital

Racing Post | 7 days ago
RIDER Karen Kenny was airlifted to Cork University Hospital with a head injury after a dramatic incident which marred the opening maiden at Tramore. Read More...

Kingman camp hoping Deauville misses more rain

Racing Post | 7 days ago
JOHN GOSDEN is hoping conditions at Deauville do not deteriorate too much further as he looks to give Kingman his sixth start of the season in the Group 1 Prix du Haras de Fresnay-le-Buffard - Jacques Le Marois. Read More...

Testing ground to Cocktail Queen’s taste

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE unseasonal weather may be causing all manner of consternation among a variety of trainers, notably Andre Fabre and John Gosden, but Myriam Bollack-Badel and owner Jeff Smith did not mind a bit. Read More...

Newbury: Breton Rock battles to get the better of Gregorian

Racing Post | 7 days ago
AFTER seven furlongs of Newbury turf it took a photo-finish to separate Breton Rock and the 13-8 favourite Gregorian, with the judge giving the verdict to the David Simcock-trained 3-1 shot. Read More...

Newbury: Breton battles to get the better of Gregorian

Racing Post | 7 days ago
AFTER seven furlongs of Newbury turf it took a photo-finish to separate Breton Rock and the 13-8 favourite Gregorian, with the judge giving the verdict to the David Simcock-trained 3-1 shot. Read More...

Breton Rock battles to get the better of Gregorian

Racing Post | 7 days ago
AFTER seven furlongs of Newbury turf it took a photo-finish to separate Breton Rock and the 13-8 favourite Gregorian, with the judge giving the verdict to the David Simcock-trained 3-1 shot. Read More...

Breton Rock battles to get the better of Gregorian

Racing Post | 7 days ago
AFTER seven furlongs of Newbury turf it took a photo-finish to separate Breton Rock and the 13-8 favourite Gregorian, with the judge giving the verdict to the David Simcock-trained 3-1 shot. Read More...

Seismos shakes off Geoffrey Freer rivals

Racing Post | 7 days ago
IN A race stacked deep with staying talent it was Marco Botti's Seismos who was strongest at the finish, grinding his way up the Newbury straight to eke out a victory that had looked unlikely with two furlongs to run. Read More...

Seismos shakes off Geoffrey Freer rivals

Racing Post | 7 days ago
IN A race stacked deep with staying talent it was Marco Botti's Seismos who was strongest at the finish, grinding his way up the Newbury straight to eke out a victory that had looked unlikely with two furlongs to run. Read More...

Newbury: Seismos shakes off Geoffrey Freer rivals

Racing Post | 7 days ago
IN A race stacked deep with staying talent it was Marco Botti's Seismos who was strongest at the finish, grinding his way up the Newbury straight to eke out a victory that had looked unlikely with two furlongs to run. Read More...

Dual Oaks third Volume to take on Taghrooda

Racing Post | 7 days ago
LUCA CUMANI has confirmed Volume will take on Taghrooda in the Group 1 Darley Yorkshire Oaks on the Thursday of York's Ebor meeting. Read More...

Fabre rules Esoterique out of Marois due to ground

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KINGMAN'S opposition in the Prix Jacques le Marois on Sunday has been further reduced with the withdrawal of Prix Rothschild winner Esoterique. Read More...

USA: Botti out claim Arlington riches with Euro Charline

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A STRONG home team greets British pair Just The Judge and Euro Charline as they bid to complete a hat-trick for the visitors in the Beverly D. Stakes, chief supporting feature to the Arlington Million in Chicago tonight. Read More...

USA: Botti aims for Arlington riches with Euro Charline

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A STRONG home team greets British pair Just The Judge and Euro Charline as they bid to complete a hat-trick for the visitors in the Beverly D. Stakes, chief supporting feature to the Arlington Million in Chicago tonight. Read More...

Today’s racing: Drying ground suits Chil The Kite

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HUGHIE MORRISON wanted the ground to dry out at Newbury for his Betfred Hungerford Stakes contender Chil The Kite, and the trainer has got his wish following a dry night at the track. Read More...

USA: Belisarius misses Secretariat Stakes for O’Brien

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Ballydoyle's team for tonight's Arlington Million meeting has been reduced to three as Belisarius will miss the Grade 1 Secretariat Stakes after coughing. Read More...

Red Cadeaux in bid to get back on Cup track

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RED CADEAUX bids to improve on last year's second to Royal Empire in the Betfred TV Geoffrey Stakes, a race which for several of the principals is more a stepping stone to bigger and better prizes than a target in its own right. Read More...

USA: Several old foes out to stop Maria in Alabama

Racing Post | 1 week ago
STOPCHARGINGMARIA, five-length winner of the Coaching Club American Oaks on her most recent outing, meets several old foes as she bids for another major prize in the Alabama, Saratoga's premier race for three-year-old fillies. Read More...

Wigham hoping Heaven can pull off Ripon raid

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NOT since 2009 has the William Hill Great St Wilfrid Stakes been won by a trainer outside of Yorkshire, but Michael Wigham will bid to thwart the home team's stranglehold over the sprint when dispatching Fairway To Heaven from his Newmarket base. Read More...

Australia: Scheme launched to stop big punters betting offshore

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AN INCENTIVE scheme has been launched by Racing Victoria aimed at encouraging bookmakers to accept more bets from high-staking punters and preventing them from striking their bets with illegal offshore operators. Read More...

USA: O’Brien set for magic night at Arlington

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MAGICIAN made a striking impression on his first visit to the US when thwarting The Fugue at Santa Anita last November and Aidan O'Brien will be hoping a return to this side of the Atlantic allows his four-year-old to recapture that form. Read More...

Scoop6 punter tries again with 2m pot on offer

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A 27-YEAR-OLD accountant from the West Midlands, who came agonisingly close to landing the £926,003 Scoop6 win fund last weekend, returns to the fray on Saturday when the combined pools are expected to hit £2 million. Read More...

France: Western Hymn fourth as Gailo downs rivals

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOHN GOSDEN'S Derby sixth Western Hymn could manage only fourth behind the front-running Gailo Chop in Friday's valuable Prix Guillaume d’Ornano at Deauville. Read More...

France: Western Hymn fourth as Gailo downs rivals

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOHN GOSDEN'S Derby sixth Western Hymn could manage only fourth behind the front-running Gailo Chop in Friday's valuable Prix Guillaume d’Ornano at Deauville. Read More...

France: Heavy rainfall before Kingman’s Deauville run

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOHN GOSDEN will closely monitor conditions at Deauville after heavy rainfall overnight on Thursday raised concerns before Kingman's proposed bid for the Prix Jacques le Marois on Sunday. Read More...

Heavy rainfall before Kingman’s Deauville run

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOHN GOSDEN will closely monitor conditions at Deauville after heavy rainfall overnight on Thursday raised concerns before Kingman's proposed bid for the Prix Jacques le Marois on Sunday. Read More...

Arod primed to take on Australia in International

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AROD tuned up for his toughest assignment to date in the Group 1 Juddmonte International at York next week when impressing in an specially arranged gallop on Newmarket's July course on Thursday. Read More...

Today’s racing: Hannon runs three in bid for black type

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YOU would expect Richard Hannon to be well represented in a Listed two-year-old race at his local track and the trainer fires three shots at the Bathwick Tyres St Hugh's Stakes (3.55) on Friday. Read More...

Hanagan back in the saddle after arm injury

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PAUL HANAGAN on Friday rode out for the first time since injuring his arm in a fall at Goowood last month. Read More...

Western Hymn aiming for more French glory

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A RACE which draws together the beaten favourite from the Prix du Jockey Club and a horse whose connections may wish in retrospect they had aimed at Chantilly, rather than suffering a turbulent passage around Epsom in the Derby six days later. Read More...

Australia: Go-ahead for 2015 Sydney Championships

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Sydney racing's autumn extravaganza, The Championships, will be more than a one-hit wonder with the New South Wales government confirming a A$10 million (£5.6m) commitment in 2015. Read More...

Smart team on course for Ebor festival

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LOCAL trainer Bryan Smart is set to field a strong team at next week's Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor festival, spearheaded by high-class sprinter Moviesta in Friday's Group 1 Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes. Read More...

Muteela has option of Celebration Mile

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Mark Johnston-trained Muteela, who surrendered her unbeaten record when succumbing by a neck to J Wonder at the Glorious meeting, could bid for compensation by returning to Goodwood on August 23. Read More...

Tell us your favourite York moments

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IN Sunday's Racing Post, ten legends of horseracing will reveal their favourite ever moments from York's Ebor meeting. Read More...

Dual-Derby hero Australia among International eleven

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A FIRST tilt at 1m2f remains a possibility for dual-Derby victor Australia as Aidan O'Brien's ace is among eleven remaining entries for next Wednesday's Juddmonte International Stakes. Read More...

Lowther or Debutante next for Cursory Glance

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CURSORY GLANCE, 10-1 favourite with Ladbrokes for the 1,000 Guineas, is ready to put her unbeaten record on the line according to trainer Roger Varian who hopes to run the Royal Ascot winner at either York or the Curragh next. Read More...

Today’s racing: Haggas hopeful of smart run from Yuften

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YUFTEN, whose name means smart in Arabic, will have to justify his name to land a strong renewal of the Salisbury's seasonal highlight, the Group 3 Totepool Sovereign Stakes Read More...

Today’s racing: Haggas hopeful Yuften can put up smart show

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YUFTEN, whose name means smart in Arabic, will have to justify his name to land a strong renewal of the Salisbury's seasonal highlight, the Group 3 Totepool Sovereign Stakes Read More...

Today’s racing: Haggas hopeful of smart show from Yuften

Racing Post | 1 week ago
YUFTEN, whose name means smart in Arabic, will have to justify his name to land a strong renewal of the Salisbury's seasonal highlight, the Group 3 Totepool Sovereign Stakes Read More...

USA: Euro Charline team fear Just The Judge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LUCIE BOTTI, assistant trainer to her husband Marco, has pinpointed another European challenger as the main rival to the stable's Euro Charline in Saturday night's Grade 1 Beverly D Stakes at Arlington. Read More...

Haydock still in the reckoning for Slade Power

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRAINER Eddie Lynam has not ruled out a tilt a Haydock's Group 1 Betfred Sprint Cup for his top-class sprinter Slade Power, before the dual Group 1 winner jets off for his swansong in Australia. Read More...