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Mark Walsh out to seize Galway chances for McManus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY'S loss is already Mark Walsh's gain after a bonus winner at Tipperary on Sunday - and JP McManus's number-two rider cannot wait to seize further opportunities at the Galway festival, which starts a week on Monday. Read More...

Hawkbill and Dartmouth could still challenge Postponed

Racing Post | 1 week ago
POSTPONED and Wings Of Desire were the horses for money in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes market on Sunday, with connections of possible supplementary entries Dartmouth and Hawkbill still mulling over whether to challenge. Read More...

Tipperary punters in dark on Sunday after SIS truck no-show

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PUNTERS and armchair viewers were left in the dark on Sunday after SIS failed to beam pictures from Tipperary when its truck which uplinks the satellite feed failed to arrive at the track. Read More...

Ashforth’s Angles: Fantastic four have us all on their side

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A LOT of people at Beverley will be hoping that one of four horses wins the sprint handicap (6.35). It doesn't matter if it's Maureb, Flicka's Boy, Thatcherite or Taffetta as long as one of the four that are trained by Tony Coyle wins. Read More...

Bocca Baciata gets her reward in Curragh Group 2

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BOCCA BACIATA came out on top in a thrilling four-way finish at the Curragh as she wore down determined front-runner Hawksmoor to claim victory. Read More...

Gordon Lord Byron rolls back the years in Minstrel Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THREE-TIME Group 1 winner Gordon Lord Byron got the better of Sovereign Debt and Toscanini to land the Group 2 Minstrel Stakes at The Curragh on Sunday. Read More...

Curragh: Gordon Lord Byron rolls back years in Minstrel

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THREE-TIME Group 1 winner Gordon Lord Byron got the better of Sovereign Debt and Toscanini to land the Group 2 Minstrel Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Read More...

Gordon Lord Byron rolls back the years in Minstrel Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THREE-TIME Group 1 winner Gordon Lord Byron got the better of Sovereign Debt and Toscanini to land the Group 2 Minstrel Stakes at The Curragh on Sunday. Read More...

France: Heshem holds off Ultra to take Eugene Adam

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE result will say Heshem defeated Ultra but it will fail to project the intricacies and chaos that look place over the straight mile and a quarter at Maisons-Laffitte on Sunday. Read More...

Coyle prepared for an emotional evening at Beverley

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TONY COYLE faces an emotional evening at Beverley on Monday with the first running of a race in memory of the Malton trainer’s partner Jaimie Kerr, who died last year at the age of 38. Read More...

Business Bulletin: Johnston sparks debate over TV betting coverage

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Trainer Mark Johnston stirred up a hornets' nest last week as he called on ITV to "get rid of all coverage of betting". Read More...

Service held to remember grey following tragic loss

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AROUND 70 horse lovers, many of them children, attended an emotional service at Chislehurst in south-east London on Saturday to remember Woolfall Treasure, the popular former dual purpose horse who was found shot dead in a field nine days ago. Read More...

Fabre´s unbeaten Ultra makes belated return

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST year’s Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere winner Ultra makes his belated reappearance in this Group 2, which reverts to the straight mile and a quarter this year owing to flood damage on the round course. Read More...

Unbeaten Ultra makes belated return at Maisons-Laffitte

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LAST year’s Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere winner Ultra makes his belated reappearance in this Group 2, which reverts to the straight mile and a quarter this year owing to flood damage on the round course. Read More...

Barry Geraghty out of Galway festival after heavy fall

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BARRY GERAGHTY will miss the Galway festival after sustaining a broken arm in a fall at Market Rasen on Saturday. Read More...

O’Brien lands fifth Irish Oaks with Seventh Heaven

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SEVENTH HEAVEN bounced back from a disappointing effort in the Investec Oaks to give Aidan O'Brien a fifth victory in the Curragh Classic as stablemate and odds-on favourite Even Song finished well beaten. Read More...

Curragh: Seventh Heaven wins Irish Oaks for O’Brien

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SEVENTH HEAVEN bounced back from a disappointing effort in the Investec Oaks to give Aidan O'Brien a fifth victory in the Curragh Classic as stablemate and odds-on favourite Even Song finished well beaten. Read More...

Seventh Heaven wins Irish Oaks as Song struggles

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SEVENTH HEAVEN bounced back from a disappointing effort in the Investec Oaks to land the feature event in style, while stablemate and odds-on favourite Even Song finished well beaten. Read More...

O’Brien lands fifth Irish Oaks with Seventh Heaven

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SEVENTH HEAVEN bounced back from a disappointing effort in the Investec Oaks to give Aidan O'Brien a fifth victory in the Curragh Classic as stablemate and odds-on favourite Even Song finished well beaten. Read More...

The Curragh: Peace Envoy strikes in Anglesey Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Peace Envoy struck in Group 3 company after two defeats at Group 2 level, including a fourth place in the Norfolk Stakes. The Aidan O'Brien-trained colt beat odds-on favourite Psychedelic Funk in the Anglesey Stakes. Read More...

Newbury: Portman claims big pot with unbeaten Mrs Danvers

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JONATHAN PORTMAN warned punters on Saturday morning that the drying ground may be against 9-2 joint-favourite Mrs Danvers - but any worries were quickly eased as the filly maintained her unbeaten record to claim the big pot. Read More...

Newbury: Portman claims big pot with Mrs Danvers

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JONATHAN PORTMAN warned punters on Saturday morning that the drying ground may be against 9-2 joint-favourite Mrs Danvers - but any worries were quickly eased as the filly maintained her unbeaten record to claim the big pot. Read More...

Newbury: Portman claims big pot with Mrs Danvers

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JONATHAN PORTMAN warned punters on Saturday morning that the drying ground may be against 9-2 joint-favourite Mrs Danvers - but any worries were quickly eased as the filly maintained her unbeaten record to claim the big pot. Read More...

Curragh: Mecca’s Angel sparkles in Sapphire Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MECCA'S ANGEL, the 5-4 favourite, motored to victory with a dominant performance over Brando in the Sapphire Stakes. Read More...

Mecca’s Angel crushes rivals in Sapphire Stakes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
MECCA'S ANGEL, the 5-4 favourite, motored to victory with a dominant performance over Brando in the Sapphire Stakes. Read More...

Market Rasen: Super Summer double for Skeltons

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAN and Harry Skelton achieved a valuable Listed double as Long House Hall won a dramatic Summer Plate after Red Tornado had got the ball rolling in the Summer Handicap Hurdle. Read More...

Market Rasen: Super Summer double for Skelton team

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAN and Harry Skelton achieved a valuable Listed double as Long House Hall won a dramatic Summer Plate after Red Tornado had got the ball rolling in the Summer Handicap Hurdle. Read More...

Super Summer double for Skeltons at Market Rasen

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DAN and Harry Skelton achieved a valuable Listed double as Long House Hall won a dramatic Summer Plate after Red Tornado had got the ball rolling in the Summer Handicap Hurdle. Read More...

Ellison heaps praise on team after reaching landmark

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IT WAS business as usual at Brian Ellison’s yard the morning after the night before when the trainer reached the 1,000-winner milestone. Read More...

Ellison heaps praise on team after reaching landmark

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IT WAS business as usual at Brian Ellison’s yard the morning after the night before when the trainer reached the 1,000-winner milestone. Read More...

Lingfield security guard back to work after brutal attack

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A SECURITY guard is back at work for one of Lingfield's most popular meetings this evening, just seven days after being struck in the face by a ball bearing fired at point blank range from a catapult while he was trying to apprehend a burglar. Read More...

The Briefing: latest going, non-runners and key betting news

Racing Post | 1 week ago
We bring you all the latest going, non-runners and key betting news Read More...

Irish Oaks favourite in good form after break

Racing Post | 1 week ago
EVEN SONG, the Ribblesdale Stakes winner, heads Aidan O'Brien's bid for a fifth win in the Darley Irish Oaks at the Curragh today when the Ballydoyle trainer will be four-handed in the fillies' Classic. Read More...

Irish Oaks favourite Even Song in good form after break

Racing Post | 1 week ago
EVEN SONG, the Ribblesdale Stakes winner, heads Aidan O'Brien's bid for a fifth win in the Darley Irish Oaks at the Curragh today when the Ballydoyle trainer will be four-handed in the fillies' Classic. Read More...

Talktothestars bids for more Grade 1 glory at Greyville

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TALKTOTHESTARS (Coenie de Beer/Gavin Lerena) had several of these behind when giving weight all round in the Grade 1 Tsogo Sprint Handicap over this trip at Scottsville last month and now meets them under weight-for-age conditions. Read More...

South Africa: Talktothestars bids for another Grade 1

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TALKTOTHESTARS (Coenie de Beer/Gavin Lerena) had several of these behind when giving weight all round in the Grade 1 Tsogo Sprint Handicap over this trip at Scottsville last month and now meets them under weight-for-age conditions. Read More...

Bookies point finger at Worldpay over elusive winnings

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SOME customers of bookmakers Stan James are among those who were yesterday still unable to access funds in their accounts as a result of difficulties being experienced by payment-processing service Worldpay. Read More...

Blank Saturday a possibility as C4 seeks early exit

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHANNEL 4 Racing's last goodbye could be made sooner than previously expected after it emerged the broadcaster is seeking to extricate itself from a contractual commitment to bow out at Newbury on December 31. Read More...

Blank Saturday a possibility as C4 looks to bow out early

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHANNEL 4 Racing's last goodbye could be made sooner than previously expected after it emerged the broadcaster is seeking to extricate itself from a contractual commitment to bow out at Newbury on December 31. Read More...

Riding return felt really good, says Hayley Turner

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FOR the first time in 251 days, racegoers were treated to the sight of Hayley Turner skipping into the parade ring as her mini comeback began at Newmarket on Friday night. Read More...

Newbury: Mokarris blitzes field to win Rose Bowl in style

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MOKARRIS dominated the field as he won the TKP Surfacing Rose Bowl Stakes at Newbury in impressive fashion under Paul Hanagan. Read More...

Mokarris blitzes field to win Rose Bowl in impressive style

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MOKARRIS dominated the field as he won the TKP Surfacing Rose Bowl Stakes at Newbury in impressive fashion under Paul Hanagan. Read More...

Lightening Fast to be first Frankel runner in Ireland

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FRANKEL'S sons and daughters have been making a huge impact on British courses this season, and Lightening Fast will bid to uphold family honour in Ireland at the Curragh on Saturday afternoon. Read More...

Jumps legs included in Scoop6 puzzle

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THIS Saturday's Totescoop6 will include two races over the jumps from Market Rasen, as the six legs are split across three meetings with a potential pot of £400,000. Read More...

Rouget eyeing Champion Stakes double for Almanzor

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
France: Jean-Claude Rouget has unveiled ambitious plans for his armada of talented three-year-olds, with raids on Goodwood, Longines Irish Champions Weekend and Qipco Champions Day at Ascot. Read More...

USA: NFL stars defrauded in ownership swindle

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A man from Ohio has been charged with defrauding American Football players after persuading them to give him money to invest in racehorses on their behalf but instead using it to fund his extravagant lifestyle. Read More...

This is a warm-up not a comeback – Turner

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DON'T call it a comeback. In cricketing terms Hayley Turner is back in the nets ahead of her Test match that is the Shergar Cup at Ascot next month. Read More...

France: Brandt delight as Mont Ormel downs Red Verdon

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PIA BRANDT enjoyed the biggest win of her career when Mont Ormel sprang a shock under Cristian Demuro in the Juddmonte Grand Prix de Paris at Saint-Cloud on Bastille Day. Read More...

France: Mont Ormel downs Red Verdon for Brandt

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PIA BRANDT enjoyed the biggest win of her career when Mont Ormel sprang a shock under Cristian Demuro in the Juddmonte Grand Prix de Paris at Saint-Cloud on Bastille Day. Read More...

Brandt delight as Mont Ormel downs Dunlop’s Red Verdon

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PIA BRANDT enjoyed the biggest win of her career when Mont Ormel sprang a shock under Cristian Demuro in the Juddmonte Grand Prix de Paris at Saint-Cloud on Bastille Day. Read More...