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No concerns over ground at Leopardstown

Racing Post | 6 days ago
CONDITIONS at Leopardstown are set fair for Sunday's BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle card featuring the seventh showdown between Hurricane Fly and Jezki. Read More...

Cheltenham: Saphir Du Rheu battles to Cleeve Hurdle win

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SAPHIR DU RHEU took the switch back to hurdles in his stride as the six-year-old managed to deny the gallant Reve De Sivola. Read More...

Doncaster: If In Doubt much too good for Skybet rivals

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IF IN DOUBT left doubts about his novice status behind when justifying favouritism to land Doncaster's most prestigious jumps race in a exciting finish from Baileys Concerto. Read More...

Doncaster: If In Doubt much too good for Skybet rivals

Racing Post | 6 days ago
IF IN DOUBT left doubts about his novice status behind when justifying favouritism to land Doncaster's most prestigious jumps race in a exciting finish from Baileys Concerto. Read More...

Many Clouds puts himself in Gold Cup picture

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MANY CLOUDS followed up his Hennessy win with another gutsy display, combining some fine jumping with plenty of tenacity to hold off Smad Place and Dynaste. Read More...

Many Clouds puts himself firmly in Gold Cup picture

Racing Post | 6 days ago
MANY CLOUDS followed up his Hennessy win with another gutsy display, combining some fine jumping with plenty of tenacity to hold off Smad Place and Dynaste. Read More...

Peace And Co solidifies position as Triumph favourite

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SIMON MUNIR and Isaac Souede's vice-like grip on the JCB Triumph Hurdle market tightened further as ante-post market leader Peace And Co put in an authoritative performance to win his second start in Britain with consummate ease. Read More...

Cheltenham: Peace And Co solidifies Triumph position

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SIMON MUNIR and Isaac Souede's vice-like grip on the JCB Triumph Hurdle market tightened further as ante-post market leader Peace And Co put in an authoritative performance to win his second start in Britain with consummate ease. Read More...

Peace And Co solidifies position as Triumph favourite

Racing Post | 6 days ago
SIMON MUNIR and Isaac Souede's vice-like grip on the JCB Triumph Hurdle market tightened further as ante-post market leader Peace And Co put in an authoritative performance to win on his second start in Britain with consummate ease. Read More...

Forecast not promising for Lingfield on Tuesday

Racing Post | 6 days ago
LINGFIELD clerk of the course Ed Arkell admits that the track faces a challenging time if Tuesday's jumps card is to survive. Read More...

Moore ‘delighted’ Sire De Grugy back on track

Racing Post | 6 days ago
GARY MOORE declared stable star Sire De Grugy is "right back on track" in his preparations for the The Betfair Price Rush Chase at Newbury on February 7 after the nine-year-old delighted his trainer in a Saturday morning gallop. Read More...

Owner hoping it´s V for victory with Winston Churchill

Racing Post | 6 days ago
Rarely in the course of racing history can a horse have run on such an appropriate day. It is no coincidence that chaser Winston Churchill is in action today, the 50th anniversary of the death of Britain's revered leader during World War II. Read More...

Owner hoping it´s V for victory with Winston Churchill

Racing Post | 6 days ago
Rarely in the course of racing history can a horse have run on such an appropriate day. It is no coincidence that chaser Winston Churchill is in action today, the 50th anniversary of the death of Britain's revered leader during World War II. Read More...

Reve faces stiff task up against younger brigade

Racing Post | 6 days ago
WITH a fabulous third Grade 1 Long Walk Hurdle banked following an epic encounter with Zarkandar at Ascot last month, Reve De Sivola attempts to land a second Grade 2 Cleeve Hurdle today. Read More...

Racing on as Uttoxeter bring forward inspection

Racing Post | 6 days ago
RACING at Uttoxeter goes ahead after today's 8am inspection was brought forward as the temperature remained above freezing overnight. Read More...

Franklin attacks C4 over ‘alarming’ loss of viewers

Racing Post | 7 days ago
CHANNEL 4 RACING's former supremo Andrew Franklin has launched a stinging attack on the programme, describing the format as lacking the spark, energy and humour of old and dubbing the exodus of viewers for the sport's biggest races as alarming. Read More...

Easter Day misses Sky Bet Chase for Cheltenham

Racing Post | 7 days ago
EASTER DAY, who had been a leading contender for Doncaster's Sky Bet Chase on Saturday, will not line up on Town Moor, but instead runs at Cheltenham. Read More...

On-course bookmakers warned over price fixing

Racing Post | 7 days ago
SUSPICIONS that starting prices at British race meetings are being fixed in order to save the betting industry thousands of pounds per race emerged on Friday in an extraordinary warning letter to on-course bookmakers. Read More...

Leopardstown set to dry out before Fly and Jezki clash

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THE seventh instalment of Hurricane Fly v Jezki on Sunday is likely to be run on yielding to soft ground according to Leopardstown racing and operations manager Nessa Joyce. Read More...

South Africa: Form horse Captain Of All set for Grade 1

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Captain Of All aims to confirm form with recent market mover Copper Parade in the Betting World Cape Flying Championship, the Grade 1 highlight at Kenilworth on Saturday. Read More...

South Africa: Form horse Captain Of All set for Grade 1

Racing Post | 1 week ago
Captain Of All aims to confirm form with recent market mover Copper Parade in the Betting World Cape Flying Championship, the Grade 1 highlight at Kenilworth on Saturday. Read More...

Mystery Scoop6 punter attempts to land bonus

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A MYSTERY Scoop6 punter will attempt to turn their winnings in to just shy of £600,000 when tackling the bonus race on Saturday afternoon. Read More...

No weather issues for Festival Trials day

Racing Post | 1 week ago
A FASCINATING Festival Trials card at Cheltenham is under no threat from the weather with clerk of the course Simon Claisse reporting the track to be raceable after a night when temperatures sank to -6C. Read More...

Brant Dunshea new head of raceday operations at BHA

Racing Post | 1 week ago
The BHA on Friday announced the appointment of Brant Dunshea to the new role of head of raceday operations. Read More...

Holywell to skip Cheltenham for better ground

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HOLYWELL will not run at Cheltenham on Saturday, with trainer Jonjo O'Neill preferring to wait for better ground with the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup hopeful. Read More...

Doncaster survives but frozen Huntingdon off

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DONCASTER'S card this afternoon has passed a morning inspection, but Huntingdon's fixture has been cancelled with the track frozen. Read More...

Frozen Huntingdon cancels Friday card

Racing Post | 1 week ago
HUNTINGDON has been forced to call off today's fixture, as overnight temperatures plunged below -7C. Read More...

July Cup could return to midweek slot

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NEWMARKET has offered to move the Darley July Cup from the contentious Saturday slot as part of negotiations over its autumn race programme, a switch that would result in the track's July festival returning to its traditional midweek slot. Read More...

July Cup could return to traditional midweek slot

Racing Post | 1 week ago
NEWMARKET has offered to move the Darley July Cup from the contentious Saturday slot as part of negotiations over its autumn race programme, a switch that would result in the track's July festival returning to its traditional midweek slot. Read More...

Next stop Kempton for JLT second favourite Ptit Zig

Racing Post | 1 week ago
PAUL NICHOLLS is planning on running JLT Novices' Chase second favourite Ptit Zig less than three weeks before the Cheltenham Festival after earmarking the BetBright Mobile Pendil Novices' Chase as his next port of call. Read More...

Friday fixtures subject to morning inspections

Racing Post | 1 week ago
RACING at Doncaster and Huntingdon on Friday will hinge upon 8am inspections, but no problems are anticipated for Cheltenham's meeting on Saturday. Read More...

Mullins gains historic Thyestes triumph with Djakadam

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIE MULLINS became the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history when Djakadam lugged top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Mullins gains historic Thyestes triumph with Djakadam

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DJAKADAM put Willie Mullins out on his own as the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history after lugging top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Gowran Park: Djakadam delivers in Thyestes

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DJAKADAM put Willie Mullins out on his own as the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history after lugging top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Gowran: Mullins gains historic victory with Djakadam

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DJAKADAM put Willie Mullins out on his own as the most successful trainer in Thyestes Chase history after lugging top weight to a memorable victory. Read More...

Gowran: Dedigout leaves it late to dig out Galmoy glory

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Dedigout leaves it late to dig out Galmoy glory

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Dedigout leaves it late to dig out Galmoy glory

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Gowran Park: Dedigout leaves it late in Galmoy

Racing Post | 1 week ago
DEDIGOUT got up in the dying strides to nail Monksland on the line in a pulsating finish that lit up a gloomy Gowran Park. Read More...

Arkle the pick of novice Grade 1s after entries

Racing Post | 1 week ago
THIS year's Arkle looks like being the standout novice chase at the Cheltenham Festival with a stellar cast including Un De Sceaux, Vautour, Clarcam, Gilgamboa and Josses Hill among the 45 entered on Thursday for the Racing Post-sponsored two miler. Read More...

Playtech predict double-digit growth

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GAMBLING technology firm Playtech said in a brief trading statement issued on Thursday that they expected their results for 2014 to be "well within" consensus. Read More...

32Red announce record revenue

Racing Post | 1 week ago
SHARES in online gaming and betting company 32Red rose sharply on Thursday morning after the company announced record revenue for 2014 and their fifth consecutive year of double digit growth. Read More...

Topweight Djakadam handed a tough task

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIE MULLINS will become the most successful trainer in the history of the Thyestes Chase if Djakadam can carry top weight of 11st 10lb to victory in Gowran Park's main event of the year. Read More...

Topweight Djakadam handed a tough task in Thyestes test

Racing Post | 1 week ago
WILLIE MULLINS will become the most successful trainer in the history of the Thyestes Chase if Djakadam can carry top weight of 11st 10lb to victory in Gowran Park's main event of the year. Read More...

Fakenham and Warwick pass morning inspections

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OFFICIALS at Fakenham and Warwick were breathing sighs of relief on Thursday morning as both courses were able to declare today's meetings would go ahead after passing morning inspections. Read More...

Fakenham passes 7am inspection

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OFFICIALS at Fakenham breathed a sigh of relief this morning as they were able to declare today's meeting would go ahead after overnight temperatures only just dipped below zero. Read More...

Remember Me? Brave Inca

Racing Post | 1 week ago
BRAVE INCA was a two mile hurdler that was tough as nails and enjoyed an amazing career culminating with a Champion Hurdle win in 2006 as well as two Irish Champion Hurdle victories in 2005 and 2009. Read More...

Nicholls set poser over trial run for Unioniste

Racing Post | 1 week ago
LEADING Crabbie's Grand National fancy Unioniste has been installed 6-1 market leader by sponsors Betfred for their big-race trial on February 14, although his participation in both the Haydock contest and at Aintree in April remains uncertain. Read More...

Overnight temperatures key for Thursday cards

Racing Post | 1 week ago
OVERNIGHT temperatures will determine if Thursday's two jump meetings in Britain take place, with both Warwick and Fakenham the subject of morning inspections. Read More...

Moore concedes Grugy fitness is a concern

Racing Post | 1 week ago
GARY MOORE confessed his sidelined star Sire De Grugy was not as fit as he would like him to be but is still on course to return to action at Newbury next month before defending his Cheltenham crown. Read More...