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Coral post nine per cent profit increase for 2014

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CORAL reported strong growth in all their major divisions for their full year results, with a nine per cent increase in gross profit to £890.1 million compared to 2013. Read More...

Gala Coral post nine per cent profit increase for 2014

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GALA CORAL reported strong growth in all their major divisions for their full year results, with a nine per cent increase in gross profit to £890.1 million compared to 2013. Read More...

France: Strong raiding party head to Fontainebleau

Racing Post | 6 days ago
Martyn Meade and Kristin Stubbs each saddle their first runner in France in the lead-off leg for a sustained Anglo-Irish challenge for a trio of Listed prizes on the card. Read More...

Hidden Cyclone on the comeback trail

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RYANAIR CHASE runner-up Hidden Cyclone returns to action at Thurles today on a mission to put his Punchestown fall behind him before his big target at Leopardstown over Christmas. Read More...

Nicholls expects Al Ferof to come on for Ascot return

Racing Post | 6 days ago
FRESH from winning the Paddy Power Gold Cup, Paul Nicholls has strong claims in both of Saturday’s feature chases as he unleashes stable big guns Silviniaco Conti and Al Ferof. Read More...

Moore hoping De Grugy can make Cheltenham

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GARY MOORE has refused to abandon hope of stable star Sire De Grugy making the Cheltenham Festival in March despite a scan revealing that his stable star has a hip injury which means he will not run again in 2014. Read More...

Moore hoping Sire De Grugy can make Cheltenham

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GARY MOORE has refused to abandon hope of stable star Sire De Grugy making the Cheltenham Festival in March despite a scan revealing that his stable star has a hip injury which means he will not run again in 2014. Read More...

Gambling charities announce new agreement

Racing Post | 6 days ago
THE Responsible Gambling Trust has announced that it has reached a new agreement with the Gordon Moody Association to provide funding of more than £1.5 million to help pay for residential support and treatment services. Read More...

So simple for Shaneshill on first start over hurdles

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SHANESHILL, the cream of Willie Mullins’ bumper crop last season, made a smooth transition to hurdles, running out a comfortable winner at odds of 2-11. Read More...

So simple for Shaneshill on first start over hurdles

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SHANESHILL, the cream of Willie Mullins’ bumper crop last season, made a smooth transition to hurdles, running out a comfortable winner at odds of 2-11. Read More...

So simple for Shaneshill on first start over hurdles

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SHANESHILL, the cream of Willie Mullins’ bumper crop last season, made a smooth transition to hurdles, running out a comfortable winner at odds of 2-11. Read More...

Fairyhouse: So simple for Shaneshill on hurdles debut

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SHANESHILL, the cream of Willie Mullins’ bumper crop last season, made a smooth transition to hurdles, running out a comfortable winner at odds of 2-11. Read More...

So simple for Shaneshill on first start over hurdles

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SHANESHILL, the cream of Willie Mullins’ bumper crop last season, made a smooth transition to hurdles, running out a comfortable winner at odds of 2-11. Read More...

Remember Me? Kauto Star

Racing Post | 7 days ago
KAUTO STAR lit up the chase division for the best part of six years and is considered to be on a par with legendary chasers Arkle, Mill House and Flyingbolt. Read More...

National Hunt Chase pair head Welsh National betting

Racing Post | 7 days ago
MIDNIGHT PRAYER and Shotgun Paddy, first and second in the National Hunt Chase at the Cheltenham Festival in March, have been installed as 8-1 joint-favourites by the sponsors for the Coral Welsh Grand National. Read More...

National Hunt Chase pair head Welsh National betting

Racing Post | 7 days ago
MIDNIGHT PRAYER and Shotgun Paddy, first and second in the National Hunt Chase at the Cheltenham Festival in March, have been installed as 8-1 joint-favourites by the sponsors for the Coral Welsh Grand National. Read More...

National Hunt Chase pair head Welsh National betting

Racing Post | 7 days ago
MIDNIGHT PRAYER and Shotgun Paddy, first and second in the National Hunt Chase at the Cheltenham Festival in March, have been installed as 8-1 joint-favourites by the sponsors for the Coral Welsh Grand National. Read More...

Goonyella to test Grand National claims in Becher

Racing Post | 7 days ago
GOONYELLA, who contested the Welsh and Irish Grand Nationals last season, is likely to have his first experience of the famous fences used in Aintree's equivalent in next month's Betfred Becher Chase. Read More...

Hepburn replaces Henderson at Wincanton

Racing Post | 7 days ago
WINCANTON has announced committee director Jo Hepburn will take over as its chair, replacing Guy Henderson who becomes Ascot's new chief executive in the new year. Read More...

Today’s racing: Captain Cat has big chance to triumph

Racing Post | 7 days ago
CAPTAIN CAT, who runs in Kempton's feature tonight, could be bound for Hong Kong if successful. Read More...

Aubusson camp on weather watch for Fixed Brush Hurdle

Racing Post | 7 days ago
CONNECTIONS of Aubusson, generally 10-1 for Saturday's Betfair-backed Fixed Brush Handicap Hurdle at Haydock, are optimistic of a positive effort, but have warned his participation will be in doubt if conditions become too testing. Read More...

Trading Leather arrives in good shape for Japan Cup bid

Racing Post | 7 days ago
TRADING LEATHER, who will bid to give Jim Bolger a famous triumph in next week's Japan Cup, has touched down in good shape after his near 24-hour journey from the trainer's County Carlow base in Ireland. Read More...

Pipe: Dynaste will have to be at his best in Betfair Chase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID PIPE is well aware of the task facing Dynaste in Saturday's Betfair Chase at Haydock and reckons the classy grey will need to be at the top of his game to triumph. Read More...

Arkle hope Vautour could make chasing debut at Navan

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEADING Racing Post Arkle hope and Cheltenham Festival hero Vautour could make his chasing debut at Navan on Sunday. Read More...

Hills and OpenBet extend partnership

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BETTING industry software provider OpenBet has announced a new three-year partnership with William Hill. Read More...

Many Clouds team fear Fingal Bay in Hennessy clash

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRAINER Oliver Sherwood believes Pricewise pick Many Clouds has the ability to win the Hennessy Gold Cup, but revealed he fears the Philip Hobbs-trained Fingal Bay. Read More...

Betfair find new gaming partner in New Jersey

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BETFAIR have moved their online gaming operation to the Golden Nugget Atlantic City, the company have announced. Read More...

Fenton to face Turf Club hearing over steroids verdict

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TRAINER Philip Fenton, convicted last month of possessing anabolic steroids and other banned substances, will learn on Saturday morning what that means for his training career at a hearing before the Turf Club. Read More...

Layers plan underage checks at British tracks

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Federation of Racecourse Bookmakers has brought in independent test purchasers Serve Legal to carry out underage checks on Britain's racecourses until February next year. Read More...

Medway Council in pilot scheme for shop self-exclusion

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE first scheme allowing gamblers to self-exclude from all the betting shops in an area is set to be launched next month. Read More...

Today’s racing: Violets Boy bids to strike again for Redknapp

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IN GAMES as far apart as Cartmel and Fontwell, four successive shots from Violets Boy rattled the crossbar this season before Brendan Powell's chaser hit the target for owner-breeder Harry Redknapp at Kempton last month. Read More...

Moore: I should take time to appreciate success

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DESPITE claiming many of racing's grandest prizes and receiving worldwide acclamation for his riding, Ryan Moore says he has given little thought to his achievements in 2014, although he admitted it is something he should take time to appreciate. Read More...

Australia: Melbourne Cup hero Freedman to return

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Lee Freedman has been lured back to training and will join his brother Anthony in a partnership. The five-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer said he had missed the lifestyle and had more to offer. Read More...

Paddy Power total group net revenue up 38 per cent

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PADDY POWER have reported strong revenue growth, with total group net revenue up 38 per cent for the third quarter. The board expects growth in earnings per share for the full year to be in the mid to high teens. Read More...

‘Sleepwalking’ Queally gets drink-driving ban

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FRANKEL'S jockey Tom Queally has been banned from driving for 22 months after claiming he was sleepwalking while drink driving. Read More...

‘Sleep walking’ Queally gets drink driving ban

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FRANKEL'S jockey Tom Queally has been banned from driving for 22 months after claiming he was sleep walking while drink driving. Read More...

Bradstock blasts Plumpton over Coneygree ruling

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SARA BRADSTOCK is threatening legal action after Coneygree, trained by her husband Mark, was withdrawn on veterinary advice at the start of Plumpton's novice chase. Read More...

Faugheen ready to roll in Ascot Hurdle

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHAMPION HURDLE favourite Faugheen has been pencilled in to make his eagerly anticipated return to action in Saturday's Grade 2 Coral Hurdle at Ascot. Read More...

Old rivals set to clash in Betfair Chase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OLD RIVALRIES look set to be renewed on Saturday as Cue Card, Dynaste and Silvianco Conti are all entered for the Betfair Chase at Haydock. Read More...

Old rivals set to clash in Betfair Chase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OLD RIVALRIES look set to be renewed on Saturday as Cue Card, Dynaste and Silviniaco Conti have all been left in the Betfair Chase at Haydock. Read More...

Long Distance Hurdle next for improving Cole Harden

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WARREN GREATREX is hoping Newbury's bet365 Long Distance Hurdle will provide an ideal stepping stone to the Cheltenham Festival for his stable star Cole Harden. Read More...

Long Distance Hurdle next for Cole Harden

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WARREN GREATREX is hoping Newbury's bet365 Long Distance Hurdle will provide an ideal stepping stone to the Cheltenham Festival for his stable star Cole Harden. Read More...

World Class: Just A Way deserves title of world’s best

Racing Post | 1 week ago
There was never a doubt with Frankel. He annihilated the best around and was crowned world champion by unanimous consent, but this year the picture is a lot less clear. Read More...

Today’s racing: The only way is up for Deputy Dan

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TODAY'S 2m4f novice chase at Plumpton could be worth a lot more than the £7,798 first prize, with a £60,000 bonus up for grabs should the winner be victorious at the 2015 Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Japan: Lachesis goes one better in QEII Cup

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST year's runner-up Lachesis (Katsuhiko Sumii/Yuga Kawada) went one better in Sunday's QEII Cup as the four-year-old claimed the favourite Nuovo Record to score by a neck. Read More...

King dreaming of Tingle Creek success with Balder

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AFTER success with Uxizandre in the Listed Shloer Chase at Cheltenham on Sunday, trainer Alan King is hoping stablemate Balder Succes can strengthen his hand in the two-mile chase division when he tackles the 888sport Tingle Creek Chase. Read More...

France: Greenall gains first win on Aguicheuse

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JAKE GREENALL registered a first win in France when steering Aguicheuse to an impressive success in the four-year-old fillies' conditions hurdle over an extended 2m1f which closed out the card at Auteuil on Sunday. Read More...

Good news as Sir De Grugy’s condition improves

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GARY MOORE had good news on Sunday of Queen Mother Champion Chase winner Sire De Grugy, who was forced to miss Cheltenham's Shloer Chase after being found to be lame behind following routine exercise last week. Read More...

Moore issues positive update on Sire De Grugy condition

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GARY MOORE had good news on Sunday of Queen Mother Champion Chase winner Sire De Grugy, who was forced to miss Cheltenham's Shloer Chase after being found to be lame behind following routine exercise last week. Read More...

France: Ricou times it right on versatile Dulce Leo

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DULCE LEO (Jean-Paul Gallorini/Jacques Ricou) was unable to reel in Zarkandar and Gemix in the Group 1 Grand Prix d'Automne 15 days ago, but proved the worth of that third-placed effort when easily accounting for Tir Au But. Read More...