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Songbird still unbeaten after Summertime stroll

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SONGBIRD (Jerry Hollendorfer/Mike Smith) was sent off a 1-20 favourite to extend her unbeaten run and did so with the minimum of fuss. Read More...

Gambling Commission punish Betfred

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Betfred have become the latest bookmaker to be hit with a six-figure penalty by the Gambling Commission following similar punishments for Coral and Paddy Power. Read More...

Candy confirms July Cup the target for Twilight

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HENRY CANDY hopes to follow up Twilight Son's victory in Saturday's Diamond Jubilee Stakes with a tilt at the Darley July Cup but the trainer has warned firm ground could scupper those plans. Read More...

Candy confirms July Cup the target for Twilight Son

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HENRY CANDY hopes to follow up Twilight Son's victory in Saturday's Diamond Jubilee Stakes with a tilt at the Darley July Cup but the trainer has warned firm ground could scupper those plans. Read More...

Barsanti bids to continue unbeaten sequence

Racing Post | 1 week ago
IT WOULD have been no surprise to see the progressive Barsanti line up in a handicap at Royal Ascot but he instead puts his unbeaten record in 2016 on the line in a competitive renewal of the Totepool Pontefract Castle Stakes. Read More...

Boscaccio bids to boost German Derby claims

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE Union-Rennen is regarded as the best trial for the German Derby and all ten runners here are entered in the Hamburg Classic on July 10, headed by the unbeaten Boscaccio Read More...

‘La Cressonniere has great chance if she stays’

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JEAN-CLAUDE ROUGET and Aidan O'Brien have, between them, dominated this season's best races among the Classic generation of fillies, with the score 3-2 to Rouget at Group 1 level. Read More...

Kirby gives Elliott first Royal Ascot winner

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RYAN MOORE and Aidan O'Brien made it two wins from two on the final day of Royal Ascot as they teamed up with the well backed Pricewise selection Sir Isaac Newton to land the Wolferton. Read More...

Kirby gives Elliott first Royal Ascot winner

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RYAN MOORE and Aidan O'Brien made it two wins from two on the final day of Royal Ascot as they teamed up with the well backed Pricewise selection Sir Isaac Newton to land the Wolferton. Read More...

Cowell lands Wokingham with Outback Traveller

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RYAN MOORE and Aidan O'Brien made it two wins from two on the final day of Royal Ascot as they teamed up with the well backed Pricewise selection Sir Isaac Newton to land the Wolferton. Read More...

Twilight Son wins Diamond Jubilee thriller

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TWILIGHT SON snatched a thrilling victory close home as four runners hit the line almost in unison, with Gold-Fun, Signs Of Blessing and Magical Memory close up. Read More...

Twilight Son wins Diamond Jubilee thriller

Racing Post | 1 week ago
TWILIGHT SON snatched a thrilling victory close home as four runners hit the line almost in unison, with Gold-Fun, Signs Of Blessing and Magical Memory close up. Read More...

Dartmouth delivers a royal win on final day

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DARTMOUTH handed the Queen her first Royal Ascot victory since Estimate's famous Gold Cup win of 2013. Read More...

More Royal Ascot success for O’Brien and Moore

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RYAN MOORE and Aidan O'Brien made it two wins from two on the final day of Royal Ascot as they teamed up with the well backed Pricewise selection Sir Isaac Newton to land the Wolferton. Read More...

V for victory as Churchill lands significant gamble

Racing Post | 1 week ago
CHURCHILL was backed like defeat was out of the question overnight and into Saturday and Churchill delivered although not without giving those who punted him into 8-11 favouritism a mighty scare. Read More...

Dettori v Moore: Star jockeys battle for Royal Ascot crown

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AMONG the many storylines woven into the final day of what has been a thrilling Royal Ascot is the battle for supremacy between two of the world's greatest jockeys. Read More...

Improving Twilight Son primed for Diamond Jubilee tilt

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JUST because you are a proven Group 1 winner, that does not mean you are not still improving. That is the frightening prospect for anyone tempted to oppose Twilight Son in the Diamond Jubilee. Read More...

Ground good to soft and drying for final day at Royal Ascot

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE final day of racing at Royal Ascot will take place on drying ground with clerk of the course Chris Stickels not ruling out changing the going on the straight course from its description of good to soft. Read More...

USA: Songbird back in action in Summertime Oaks

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE unbeaten Songbird (Jerry Hollendorfer/Mike Smith), forced to miss the Kentucky Oaks with a fever, gets back on track in a $200,000 contest that is full of tactical intrigue. Read More...

Scoop6 foils punters for second consecutive day

Racing Post | 1 week ago
KINEMA ended the hopes of Scoop6 punters at Royal Ascot on Friday, the second day in a row the bet has not been won. Read More...

Qemah latest Rouget filly to claim Coronation

Racing Post | 1 week ago
JEAN-CLAUDE ROUGET completed back-to-back victories in the Coronation Stakes as Al Shaqab Racing's Qemah held off Nemoralia and Alice Springs to score for France. Read More...

Quiet Reflection powers to Commonwealth glory

Racing Post | 1 week ago
QUIET REFLECTION provided her former National Hunt jockey Dougie Costello with a first Group 1 winner on the Flat and trainer Karl Burke a first Group 1 winner in Britain with another display of speed. Read More...

Quiet Reflection powers to Commonwealth glory

Racing Post | 1 week ago
QUIET REFLECTION provided her former National Hunt jockey Dougie Costello with a first Group 1 winner on the Flat and trainer Karl Burke a first Group 1 winner in Britain with another display of speed. Read More...

Dettori denies Moore as Across The Stars takes King Edward

Racing Post | 1 week ago
FRANKIE DETTORI had the pleasure of edging out great weighing room rival Ryan Moore when driving Across The Stars to a gutsy defeat of Beacon Light in a furious finish to the £200,000 prize. Read More...

Brave Anna strikes in Albany for Aidan O’Brien

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN claimed his fourth winner of the week but not with the filly the market expected as Brave Anna held on in the Albany Read More...

Brave Anna strikes in Albany for Aidan O’Brien

Racing Post | 1 week ago
AIDAN O'BRIEN claimed his fourth winner of the week but not with the filly the market expected as Brave Anna held on in the Albany Read More...

Going at Ascot could change if rain stays away

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ASCOT clerk of the course Chris Stickels has reported that the going for day four of Royal Ascot could change if the forecast showers stay away until the start of racing. Read More...

Ascot now largely good to soft as course dries

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ASCOT clerk of the course Chris Stickels has changed to going for day four of the Royal meeting, with only 1.5mm of rain arriving between the end of racing on Thursday and midday on Friday. Read More...

Ascot now largely good to soft as course dries

Racing Post | 1 week ago
ASCOT clerk of the course Chris Stickels has changed the going for day four of the Royal meeting, with only 1.5mm of rain arriving between the end of racing on Thursday and midday on Friday. Read More...

Quiet Reflection bids to give Burke first British Group 1

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A GROUP 1 is a Group 1 and no trainer can afford to be choosy but success here would mean an awful lot to Karl Burke. Read More...

Scoop6 bonus fund won again but win pool rolls over

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AFTER waiting nearly a year for the Scoop6 bonus fund to be emptied it was emptied on Thursday for the second time in two days. Read More...

Ascot drying out but ‘tacky’ surface remains soft

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ASCOT on Thursday escaped the thunderstorms that were forecast, but the ground remains soft for the start of day four. Read More...

Order Of St George puts O’Brien in seventh heaven

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ORDER OF ST GEORGE delivered trainer Aidan O’Brien a seventh Gold Cup success, answering any stamina doubts in definitive fashion in messy running of the prestigious contest. Read More...

Order Of St George puts O’Brien in seventh heaven

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ORDER OF ST GEORGE delivered trainer Aidan O’Brien a seventh Gold Cup success, answering any stamina doubts in definitive fashion in a messy running of the prestigious contest. Read More...

Even Song answers prayers in Ribblesdale

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FOLLOWING a quiet Wednesday Ryan Moore and Aidan O'Brien were back in familiar territory here as Even Song gave the Ballydoyle machine their second victory of the meeting in the Ribblesdale Read More...

Even Song answers prayers in Ribblesdale

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FOLLOWING a quiet Wednesday Ryan Moore and Aidan O'Brien were back in familiar territory here as Even Song gave the Ballydoyle machine their second victory of the meeting in the Ribblesdale Read More...

Royal Ascot: Even Song powers to Ribblesdale win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FOLLOWING a quiet Wednesday Ryan Moore and Aidan O'Brien were back in familiar territory here as Even Song gave the Ballydoyle machine their second victory of the meeting in the Ribblesdale Read More...

First royal win for Morris as Prince Of Lir takes Norfolk

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Prince Of Lir held off The Last Lion in a repeat of the finish to Beverley's Continental Trophy. Read More...

First royal win for Morris as Prince Of Lir takes Norfolk

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Prince Of Lir held off The Last Lion in a repeat of the finish to Beverley's Continental Trophy. Read More...

Royal Ascot: Prince Of Lir lands Norfolk Stakes for Morris

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Prince Of Lir held off The Last Lion in a repeat of the finish to Beverley's Continental Trophy. Read More...

No Royal Ascot for Limato as ten left in Diamond Jubilee

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LAST year's Commonwealth Cup runner-up Limato was not among the ten declared runners for Saturday's Diamond Jubilee Stales at Royal Ascot, having also been taken out of the Queen Anne on Tuesday at the same stage due to the prevailing soft grou Read More...

Going at Ascot remains soft after dry night

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
ASCOT clerk of the course Chris Stickels reported on Thursday that the ground remains soft ahead of the third day of the Royal meeting following a dry night. Read More...

Mullins going for Gold with Max Dynamite

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE British jumps trainers' title is not the only narrow miss of Willie Mullins training career to now. On the Flat, he has come remarkably close to winning both the Gold Cup and Melbourne Cup. Read More...

Scoop6 bonus landed as Tuesday’s winners combine

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The Scoop6 bonus fund fell for the first time in nearly a year on Wednesday after some fast work by Tuesday's winning ticket holders landed 13 of them with a share of the near-£2 million pot. Read More...

Royal Ascot: Dream win for Cox and Kirby

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MY DREAM BOAT, 16-1 outsider of the six-strong field, downed his better-fancied rivals and eclipsed Japan's world's best A Shin Hikari, the odds-on favourite in a dramatic race. Read More...

Royal Ascot: Dream win for Cox and Kirby

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MY DREAM BOAT, 16-1 outsider of the six-strong field, downed his better-fancied rivals and eclipsed Japan's world's best A Shin Hikari, the odds-on favourite in a dramatic race. Read More...

Dream Prince Of Wales’s Stakes win for Cox and Kirby

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MY DREAM BOAT, 16-1 outsider of the six-strong field, downed his better-fancied rivals and eclipsed Japan's world's best A Shin Hikari, the odds-on favourite in a dramatic race. Read More...

Lady Aurelia stuns Ascot with Queen Mary romp

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LADY AURELIA put up one of the most devastating displays seen in modern times at Royal Ascot when blitzing to seven-length win in the Group 2 Queen Mary Stakes. Read More...

Lady Aurelia stuns Ascot with Queen Mary romp

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LADY AURELIA put up one of the most devastating displays seen in modern times at Royal Ascot when blitzing to seven-length win in the Group 2 Queen Mary Stakes. Read More...

Royal Ascot: Lady Aurelia stuns Ascot in Queen Mary

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
LADY AURELIA put up one of the most devastating displays seen in modern times at Royal Ascot when blitzing to seven-length win in the Group 2 Queen Mary Stakes. Read More...