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USA: Legendary trainer Dickinson joins anti-medication campaign

Racing Post | 4 days ago
LEGENDARY trainer Michael Dickinson has added his name to the list of supporters of the 'Water Hay Oats Alliance' (WHOA), a body of influential US industry figures campaigning for federal legislation to prohibit raceday drugs in American racing Read More...

USA: Legendary trainer Dickinson joins anti-medication campaign

Racing Post | 4 days ago
LEGENDARY trainer Michael Dickinson has added his name to the list of supporters of the 'Water Hay Oats Alliance' (WHOA), a body of influential US industry figures campaigning for federal legislation to prohibit raceday drugs in American racing Read More...

Fly and Faugheen could clash again at Punchestown

Racing Post | 4 days ago
HURRICANE FLY could meet Cheltenham hero Faugheen at Punchestown on May 1 after both horses featured among entries for the Grade 1 Queally Group Celebrating 35 Years in Naas Champion Hurdle. Read More...

Betting industry backs IOC integrity proposals

Racing Post | 4 days ago
PROPOSALS to boost sports betting integrity adopted by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have been endorsed by representatives of the betting industry. Read More...

McCoy could take final bow on Mr Mole

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TONY McCOY could bow out on the horse he rode to victory on the day he announced his retirement. Read More...

McCoy could take final bow on Mr Mole

Racing Post | 5 days ago
TONY McCOY could bow out on the horse he rode to victory on the day he announced his retirement. Read More...

Labour reiterates pledge over high street powers

Racing Post | 5 days ago
LABOUR reiterated its pledge to give local councils more powers over betting shops and gaming machines yesterday as they unveiled their general election manifesto. Read More...

Providence may skip Nell Gwyn for Newbury race

Racing Post | 5 days ago
NEW PROVIDENCE, a general 8-1 chance for Wednesday's Group 3 Landwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket, is not a certain starter according to trainer Hugo Palmer. Read More...

Balder groom overwhelmed by messages of support

Racing Post | 5 days ago
STEVE AYRES, second head lad to trainer Alan King, was unable to hold back the tears as he described his devastation at the loss of Grade 1-winning Balder Succes, who had to be put down due to injuries suffered at Aintree on Friday. Read More...

Balder Succes groom overwhelmed by messages of support

Racing Post | 5 days ago
STEVE AYRES, second head lad to trainer Alan King, was unable to hold back the tears as he described his devastation at the loss of Grade 1-winning Balder Succes, who had to be put down due to injuries suffered at Aintree on Friday. Read More...

Al Co in line for Scottish Grand National repeat

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AL CO, a first-fence faller at Aintree on Saturday, is being lined up to defend his Coral Scottish Grand National title at Ayr this weekend. Read More...

France: Balsamine aims to uphold family tradition

Racing Post | 5 days ago
ANDRE FABRE has chosen this early trial for the Prix de Diane Longines as the appropriate seasonal starting point for both Balsamine and Baltic Comtesse. Read More...

Given puts Classic fillies on trial at Newbury

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THE Classic dreams of trainer James Given will be put to the test at Newbury on Saturday when Russian Punch and Pastoral Girl line up in the Group 3 Dubai Duty Free Fred Darling Stakes. Read More...

BHA announces major review of jump racing

Racing Post | 5 days ago
THERE are "challenges and concerns" that threaten the long-term health of British jump racing, BHA director of racing Ruth Quinn said on Monday as the launch of the sport's first comprehensive review since 2004 was announced. Read More...

World Class: Hayes decides it’s time to get even

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AUSSIE trainer David Hayes called for a cap on overseas runners in the Melbourne Cup after a foreign clean-sweep in the major Spring Carnival races last year. But on Saturday he had another plan. Read More...

World Class: Hayes decides it’s time to get even with Brits

Racing Post | 5 days ago
AUSSIE trainer David Hayes called for a cap on overseas runners in the Melbourne Cup after a foreign clean-sweep in the major Spring Carnival races last year. But on Saturday he had another plan. Read More...

Punchestown trip pencilled in for Ballynagour

Racing Post | 5 days ago
DAVID PIPE has a trip across the Irish Sea for the Grade 1 Bibby Financial Services Ireland Punchestown Gold Cup in mind for Aintree runner-up Ballynagour. Read More...

Hobbs pleased as King makes progress

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BALTHAZAR KING is pleasing connections as he recovers from breaking ribs in a fall at the Canal Turn in Saturday's Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

Hobbs pleased as Balthazar King makes progress

Racing Post | 5 days ago
BALTHAZAR KING is pleasing connections as he recovers from breaking ribs in a fall at the Canal Turn in Saturday's Crabbie's Grand National. Read More...

Leading fancy Pankhurst ruled out of Guineas

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GODOLPHIN'S Richard Pankhurst is out of the Qipco 2,000 Guineas after a setback over the weekend. Read More...

Leading fancy Pankhurst ruled out of Guineas

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GODOLPHIN'S Richard Pankhurst is out of the Qipco 2,000 Guineas after a setback over the weekend. Read More...

Injured McNamara issues positive update

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ROBBIE McNAMARA is recuperating in Dublin's Mater Hospital following surgery on Saturday for the spinal injuries he suffered in a life-threatening fall at Wexford on Friday. Read More...

Luck plays a part as C4 peaks at 8.8m viewers

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Grand National again consolidated its standing as the jewel in Channel 4 Racing's crown with a peak viewing figure of 8.8 million. Read More...

Luck plays a part as C4 peaks at 8.8m viewers

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Grand National again consolidated its standing as the jewel in Channel 4 Racing's crown with a peak viewing figure of 8.8 million. Read More...

McNamara in good spirits following surgery

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ROBBIE McNAMARA was reported to be in good spirits on Sunday as he recuperates in Dublin’s Mater Hospital following surgery on Saturday for the spinal injuries he suffered in a life-threatening fall at Wexford on Friday. Read More...

France: Fabre’s Territories lands Prix de Fointainebleau

Racing Post | 6 days ago
TERRITORIES (Andre Fabre/Mickael Barzalona) proved a class above his rivals and paid handsome tribute to last season's Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere. Read More...

Derby favourite John F Kennedy suffers shock defeat

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DERBY favourite John F Kennedy crashed to a shocking last-place defeat at Leopardstown as an inspired Shane Foley guided outsider Success Days to victory. Read More...

Derby favourite John F Kennedy suffers shock defeat

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DERBY favourite John F Kennedy crashed to a shocking last-place defeat at Leopardstown as an inspired Shane Foley guided outsider Success Days to victory. Read More...

Leopardstown: Derby favourite John F Kennedy defeated

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DERBY favourite John F Kennedy crashed to a shocking last-place defeat at Leopardstown as an inspired Shane Foley guided outsider Success Days to victory. Read More...

Super seven for Weld as Stormfly takes Guineas Trial

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DERMOT WELD extended his winning run to seven races over two days as Stormfly burst from the field over one furlong from home to seal a convincing 1,000 Guineas Trial victory. Read More...

Leopardstown: Super seven for Weld as Stormfly takes trial

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DERMOT WELD extended his winning run to seven races over two days as Stormfly burst from the field over one furlong from home to seal a convincing 1,000 Guineas Trial victory. Read More...

Super seven for Weld as Stormfly takes Guineas Trial

Racing Post | 6 days ago
DERMOT WELD extended his winning run to seven races over two days as Stormfly burst from the field over one furlong from home to seal a convincing 1,000 Guineas Trial victory. Read More...

Leopardstown: Zawraq stakes Classic claims with easy win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ZAWRAQ was slashed for both the Qipco 2,000 Guineas and Investec Derby after dominating his rivals on his return to action on Sunday. Read More...

Leopardstown: Zawraq stakes Classic claims

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ZAWRAQ was slashed for both the Qipco 2,000 Guineas and Investec Derby after dominating his rivals on his return to action on Sunday. Read More...

Zawraq stakes Classic claims with easy win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ZAWRAQ was slashed for both the Qipco 2,000 Guineas and Investec Derby after dominating his rivals on his return to action on Sunday. Read More...

Zawraq stakes Classic claims with easy win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ZAWRAQ was slashed for both the Qipco 2,000 Guineas and Investec Derby after dominating his rivals on his return to action on Sunday. Read More...

Many Clouds set for 7lb rise after National success

Racing Post | 6 days ago
WHILE Many Clouds can only carry 1lb more than on Saturday should he bid to defend his Crabbie's Grand National title next April, he is set to be raised 7lb by the official handicapper. Read More...

Walsh helps to prevent void race after Canal fallers

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RUBY WALSH was a hero in an unexpected role in the Crabbie's Grand National as he did his bit to help prevent the race having to be stopped. Read More...

Aintree praise Walsh after Canal Turn help

Racing Post | 6 days ago
AINTREE on Sunday expressed gratitude to Ruby Walsh for his participation in the actions that ensured the Canal Turn could be bypassed on the second circuit of the Grand National. Read More...

Japan: Let’s Go Donki wins Oka Sho for Umeda and Iwata

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Classic season in Japan began on Sunday when the unfortunately named Let's Go Donki (Tomoyuki Umeda/Yasunari Iwata) took the Oka Sho. Read More...

King devastated by loss of Balder Succes

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THERE was a tragic postscript to the Grand National meeting on Sunday when dual Grade 1-winning chaser Balder Succes was put down due to injuries suffered on the second day. Read More...

McNamara out of surgery without complications

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ANDREW McNAMARA has reported that his injured brother and fellow jockey Robbie McNamara has come out of surgery without any complications. Read More...

McNamara out of surgery without complications

Racing Post | 6 days ago
ANDREW McNAMARA has reported that his injured brother and fellow jockey Robbie McNamara has come out of surgery without any complications. Read More...

USA: Pharoah confirms status as Kentucky Derby favourite

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IN FRONT of a crowd of 67,500 at Oaklawn, American Pharoah (Bob Baffert/Victor Espinoza) confirmed his status as Kentucky Derby favourite when he routed his Arkansas rivals in a wildly impressive eight-length victory. Read More...

Many Clouds ‘bucking and kicking’ this morning

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE morning after winning the Crabbie's Grand National with Many Clouds trainer Oliver Sherwood has reported his stable star in rude health, saying his entire team "can't believe how well he is." Read More...

No fairytale ending but ‘enjoyable’ last National for McCoy

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SO CLOSE yet so far. Tony McCoy's quest to end his record-breaking career with victory in the most famous jumps race may have ultimately come up short but the 19-times champion jockey will have fond memories of final ride in the race. Read More...

No fairytale ending but ‘enjoyable’ last National for McCoy

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SO CLOSE yet so far. Tony McCoy's quest to end his record-breaking career with victory in the most famous jumps race may have ultimately come up short but the 19-times champion jockey will have fond memories of final ride in the race. Read More...

South Africa: De Kock-trained Majmu romps home in Empress

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Hamdan Al Maktoum's Majmu (Mike de Kock/Anthony Delpech) took her tally to six out of seven with a hugely impressive performance. Read More...

It’s Aspell again as Many Clouds storms home in National

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEIGHTON ASPELL became the first jockey since Red Rum's rider Brian Fletcher to win back-to-back Grand Nationals when he steered Hennessy Gold Cup winner Many Clouds to a storming success in the Crabbie's-backed event on Saturday. Read More...

McNamara undergoes surgery after Wexford fall

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ROBBIE McNAMARA has undergone surgery after suffering serious injuries in a fall at Wexford on Friday. Read More...