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Ricci calls on Mag to make mark in Hatton’s Grace

Racing Post | 7 days ago
THE wait to see Champion Hurdle winners Faugheen and Annie Power continues, but racing fans do at least get their first glimpse of Vroum Vroum Mag this season in the Bar One Racing Hatton's Grace Hurdle. Read More...

Huntingdon: chasers with a bit to prove in Peterborough clash

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOSSES HILL looks set to head a Betfred Peterborough Chase market in which most of the principals have something to prove. Read More...

Classy chasers with a bit to prove clash in Peterborough

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOSSES HILL looks set to head a Betfred Peterborough Chase market in which most of the principals have something to prove. Read More...

Huntingdon: chasers with a bit to prove clash in Peterborough

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOSSES HILL looks set to head a Betfred Peterborough Chase market in which most of the principals have something to prove. Read More...

BHA under fire after dropping Harley riding charge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MARTIN HARLEY will not face a disciplinary hearing over his ride aboard Rebel Lightning at Chelmsford last month after the BHA dropped the charges having previously overlooked crucial evidence. Read More...

Un De Sceaux storms to thrilling Tingle Creek success

Racing Post | 1 week ago
UN DE SCEAUX and Ruby Walsh prevailed in one of the most thrilling races likely to be seen all season, getting the better of a barnstorming battle with Sire De Grugy. Read More...

Sandown: Un De Sceaux wins thrilling Tingle Creek

Racing Post | 1 week ago
UN DE SCEAUX and Ruby Walsh prevailed in one of the most thrilling races likely to be seen all season, getting the better of a barnstorming battle with Sire De Grugy. Read More...

Many Clouds magnificent at Aintree again

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MANY CLOUDS enjoyed his finest hour at Aintree when winning the Grand National in 2015, and the nine-year-old was superb again at the track when winning a Listed Chase on Saturday. Read More...

Aintree: Magnificent Many Clouds wins on return to action

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MANY CLOUDS enjoyed his finest hour at Aintree when winning the Grand National in 2015, and the nine-year-old was superb again at the track when winning a Listed Chase on Saturday. Read More...

Sandown: Altior hits the heights again in Henry VIII

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ALTIOR continued his education over fences with a largely fluent performance, seeing off Charbel after the last for an ultimately straightforward win. Read More...

Aintree: Vieux Lion Rouge denies Brooke fairytale success

Racing Post | 1 week ago
VIEUX LION ROUGE and Tom Scudamore got the better of a thrilling finish to the Becher Chase, narrowly denying Highland Lodge and Henry Brooke a fairytale success that had seemed likely until the final strides. Read More...

BHA under fire after dropping Harley charge

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MARTIN HARLEY will not face a disciplinary hearing over his ride aboard Rebel Lightning at Chelmsford last month after the BHA dropped the charges having previously overlooked crucial evidence. Read More...

No charge for Harley to answer over Lightning ride

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MARTIN HARLEY will not face a BHA disciplinary hearing over his ride aboard Rebel Lightning at Chelmsford last month. Read More...

ITV racing promo to launch during flagship show

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ITV'S preparations for taking over mainstream television coverage of racing will step up another gear on Sunday evening when the broadcaster launches its promotional trailer for the sport during one of the channel's most watched programmes. Read More...

The Briefing: Key betting news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FOR those of us who love watching quality racing over quality fences this truly is an afternoon to savour. Read More...

Highland Lodge out to create history in Becher Chase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HENRY BROOKE bids to make a dream return to the big stage on last year’s winner Highland Lodge just four days after returning from the crunching fall that many thought had curtailed his season. Read More...

Highland Lodge bids to create history in Becher Chase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HENRY BROOKE bids to make a dream return to the big stage on last year’s winner Highland Lodge just four days after returning from the crunching fall that many thought had curtailed his season. Read More...

Moore looking to further family fortunes in Tingle Creek

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GARY MOORE has run two or more horses in the same race plenty of times, but he has never been in a situation like this Read More...

Moore out to further family fortunes in Tingle Creek

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GARY MOORE has run two or more horses in the same race plenty of times, but he has never been in a situation like this Read More...

Racing Post guide to finding winners at Aintree and Sandown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
It is another great Saturday of jumps action, with Randox Grand National hopefuls taking on the Aintree fences, while the Grade 1 Betfair Tingle Creek has an illustrious role of honour. So how to find this season's winners? Read More...

Channel 4 racing coverage to finish on Welsh National Day

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Channel 4 has officially confirmed it will bring the curtain down four days early on its 32 years of racing coverage, with its cameras rolling for the last time on the day after Boxing Day Read More...

Sandown: Messire Des Obeaux trumps Ballyandy for King

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ALAN KING won this race for the second successive season, as Messire Des Obeaux followed up Label Des Obeaux's victory from 12 months ago. Read More...

Messire Des Obeaux trumps Ballyandy for King at Sandown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ALAN KING won this race for the second successive season, as Messire Des Obeaux followed up Label Des Obeaux's victory from 12 months ago. Read More...

McCoy compares Douvan to the brilliant Kauto Star

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DOUVAN might be in the early phase of his career but Sir Anthony McCoy has bestowed the ultimate accolade upon last season's Racing Post Arkle winner by comparing him to the mighty Kauto Star. Read More...

Super Sprinter Sacre named horse of the year at ROA awards

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SPRINTER SACRE has left racing's stage but the chaser of a lifetime picked up two final accolades at the Racehorse Owners' Association's annual horseracing awards dinner in London on Thursday night. Read More...

Vroum Vroum Mag returns in Hatton’s Grace but no Faugheen

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FAUGHEEN does not feature among seven declarations for Sunday's Grade 1 Hatton's Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse, with trainer Willie Mullins instead turning to Vroum Vroum Mag, Shaneshill and Whiteout. Read More...

Vroum Vroum Mag in Hatton’s Grace but no Faugheen

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FAUGHEEN does not feature among seven declarations for Sunday's Grade 1 Hatton's Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse, with trainer Willie Mullins instead turning to Vroum Vroum Mag, Shaneshill and Whiteout. Read More...

Vroum Vroum Mag in Hatton’s Grace but no Faugheen

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FAUGHEEN does not feature among seven declarations for Sunday's Grade 1 Hatton's Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse, with trainer Willie Mullins instead turning to Vroum Vroum Mag, Shaneshill and Whiteout. Read More...

Sandown gets go-ahead but Exeter called off

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THERE was mixed fortunes on the inspection front on Friday morning as Sandown got the go-ahead but Exeter was forced to call off its fixture. Read More...

The New One chasing plans on hold with Exeter off

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PLANS to send The New One chasing could be put on hold for the time being following the cancellation of Exeter's meeting on Friday Read More...

Exeter and Sandown face inspections for Friday cards

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A MILD night would be welcomed by officials at Exeter and Sandown, with both tracks facing inspections for their meetings on Friday. Read More...

Johnson among nominees for Lesters awards

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHAMPION jump jockey Richard Johnson could cap an excellent year by winning the coveted Jump Jockey of the Year award at the prestigious Stobart Lesters, which takes place at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, on Thursday, December 22. Read More...

Murtagh discusses alcohol battles to aid JETS initiative

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FIVE-TIME Irish champion jockey Johnny Murtagh has talked about his previous battles with alcohol as part of the the latest JETS series which discusses the topic of alcohol and drug addiction. Read More...

Whelan withdraws Leicester non-trier appeal

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TREVOR WHELAN has decided to withdraw his appeal against the 16-day ban he was hit with by the Leicester stewards last Sunday after he and trainer Kevin Frost were found guilty under the non-triers rule. Read More...

The New One to make chase debut at Exeter

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE NEW ONE is set to make his chasing debut on Friday at Exeter, which must pass an 8am inspection. Read More...

Hatch to partner The New One on chase debut

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE NEW ONE is set to make his chase debut on Friday at Exeter, which must pass an 8am inspection. Read More...

Hatch to partner The New One on chase debut at Exeter

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE NEW ONE is set to make his chase debut on Friday at Exeter, which must pass an 8am inspection. Read More...

No Douvan as Mullins relies on Sceaux at Sandown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A PLUNGE on Douvan for Saturday's Betfair Tingle Creek fell by the wayside on Thursday morning after the Racing Post Arkle winner was not declared for the Sandown Grade 1. Read More...

No Douvan as Mullins relies on Sceaux at Sandown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A PLUNGE on Douvan for Saturday's Betfair Tingle Creek fell by the wayside on Thursday morning after the Racing Post Arkle winner was not declared for the Sandown Grade 1. Read More...

Frozen Wincanton calls off to delay Bass return from injury

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TODAY'S meeting at Wincanton, due to feature the return of jockey David Bass from injury, has been called off because of frozen ground. Read More...

Frozen Wincanton cancelled as Exeter calls inspection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TODAY'S meeting at Wincanton, due to feature the return of jockey David Bass from injury, has been called off because of frozen ground. Read More...

Tizzards eye another big weekend pot in Becher Chase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOE TIZZARD described the explosive start made to the season by his father Colin’s Dorset yard as “a dream come true” as they look forward to Viconte Du Noyer tackling the £140,000 Betfred Becher Chase at Aintree on Saturday. Read More...

Tizzards eye another big weekend pot in Becher Chase

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JOE TIZZARD described the explosive start made to the season by his father Colin’s Dorset yard as “a dream come true” as they look forward to Viconte Du Noyer tackling the £140,000 Betfred Becher Chase at Aintree on Saturday. Read More...

Tea For Two set for test of King George claims

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TEA FOR TWO, generally a 16-1 shot for the 32Red King George VI Chase, could book his place in the Boxing Day showpiece by landing Sunday's Betfred Peterborough Chase at Huntingdon. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Hoping Tennessee Bird spreads wings

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TENNESSEE BIRD cannot be ranked among the great refusers of modern racing - the infuriating Vodkatini, the eccentric Knockroe, the maddening Mad Moose, all of them blessed with considerable ability when they chose to display it. Read More...

Twiston-Davies and Brooke back in the saddle

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SAM TWISTON-DAVIES finished second on his eagerly-anticipated return to race-riding at Ffos Las and reported himself to be in good shape following his first ride since sustaining a spleen injury on October 9. Read More...

Walsh: bookies mad in the head to make Douvan 5-1

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RUBY WALSH has weighed in on the gamble on Douvan for Saturday's Betfair Tingle Creek at Sandown, describing bookmakers as "mad in the head" for initially pricing the six-year-old as big as 5-1 for the Grade 1. Read More...

Bass relishing Altior clash on return to action

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAVID BASS is set set tor return to the saddle earlier than had been expected, and is looking forward to taking on Altior in the Grade 1 Racing Post Henry VIII Novices' Chase at Sandown on Saturday with Charbel. Read More...

World Class: Why Japanese racing has lost its appeal to foreign raiders

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
There were familiar scenes in Tokyo on Sunday as Kitasan Black led home a clean sweep for the locals in the Japan Cup ahead of a disappointing overseas contingent Read More...

World Class: Why Japanese racing has lost appeal to raiders

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
There were familiar scenes in Tokyo on Sunday as Kitasan Black led home a clean sweep for the locals in the Japan Cup ahead of a disappointing overseas contingent Read More...