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Lee Mottershead: BHA needs to examine use of pacemakers

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 06:20
The time is right for the BHA to examine the use of pacemakers. The Queen Anne Stakes showed that to be the case.

Mottershead: BHA need to examine use of pacemakers

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 06:20
The time is right for the BHA to examine the use of pacemakers. The Queen Anne Stakes showed that to be the case.

Royal Ascot reach never been stronger due to enhanced TV coverage

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 05:00
Ascot will seek to extend the global reach of the royal meeting even further next year after a boost in international participation on and off the course.

Ascot unable to identify racegoer who threw pint at Atzeni

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 07:58
Ascot has been unable to identify the racegoer who nearly hit jockey Andrea Atzeni with a plastic pint of beer on his way to post before the Duke of Edinburgh Handicap on Friday.

Johnson and McNally quizzed over jockey switch as gamble is foiled

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:24
A big gamble on Northern Irish raider The Trigger came unstuck in the 2m4½f handicap hurdle when the eight-year-old, backed from 10-1 in the morning down to 2-1 favourite on course, could finish only fourth behind Overtoujay.

Queen's Vase: Progressive Stradivarius tunes up for Leger bid

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:27
All roads lead to Doncaster for owner Bjorn Nielsen and Stradivarius following his taking victory in the first running of the Queen's Vase over a mile and three-quarters.

Quee's Vase: Progressive Stradivarius tunes up for Leger bid

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:27
All roads lead to Doncaster for owner Bjorn Nielsen and Stradivarius following his taking victory in the first running of the Queen's Vase over a mile and three-quarters.

Queen Anne: Progressive Stradivarius tunes up for Leger bid

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:27
All roads lead to Doncaster for owner Bjorn Nielsen and Stradivarius following his taking victory in the first running of the Queen's Vase over a mile and three-quarters.

Coronation Stakes: Wonderful Winter breezes home

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:32
Winter completed a superb Group 1 treble as she easily added the Coronation Stakes to her Newmarket and Irish 1,000 Guineas successes from stablemates Roly Poly and Hydrangea.

Caravaggio delivers Commonwealth Cup masterpiece

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 10:50
A brilliant surge of speed carried Caravaggio to a thrilling victory in the Commonwealth Cup, with the Aidan O'Brien colt retaining his unbeaten record and putting up a career-best performance in the Group 1 contest.

King Edward VII: Johnston has last laugh as Permian powers to victory

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 10:17
Mark Johnston was left toasting a brave horse and a brave decision to run him in the King Edward VII Stakes after the aggressively campaigned Permian further demonstrated his fantastic attitude with a battling victory.

Albany: French raider Different League downs Centauri

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:40
French raider Different League showed speed in abundance to land the Albany from favourite Alpha Centauri, who pushed the leader all the way to the line.

French winner in Albany as Different League downs Centauri

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:40
French raider Different League showed speed in abundance to land the Albany from favourite Alpha Centauri, who pushed the leader all the way to the line.

Big Orange triumph attracts best Gold Cup figure in post-BBC era

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:18
ITV executives and racing's rulers will be celebrating a peak audience of 1.3 million viewers for Big Orange's epic battle with Order Of St George, the biggest figure recorded for the Gold Cup since the BBC bade farewell to the meeting in 2012.

Evidence suggests track bias favours stands' side runners

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:09
The stands' side could be the place to be once again at Royal Ascot on Friday according to the latest GoingStick readings after clerk of the course Chris Stickels denied there was any intrinsic draw bias at the track.

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

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 03:21
Day four of the royal meeting features a Group 1 double header, with three huge sprinting reputations on the line in the Commonwealth Cup (3.40), before the clash of the Classic fillies in the Coronation Stakes 40 minutes later.

Winter bids to freeze Coronation rivals at Ascot

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 02:00
Only Attraction in 2004 has added the Coronation Stakes to victories in the 1,000 Guineas and the Irish 1,000 Guineas, but Winter is long odds-on to emulate Mark Johnston's star filly.

Baker on course to witness Law take bronze in Gold Cup

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 14:39
George Baker took his latest step on the road to recovery with a day out at Royal Ascot on Thursday, where he witnessed his St Leger hero Harbour Law outrun odds of 33-1 to finish third in the Gold Cup.

King George V: Persse puts Shoemark on Ascot scoresheet

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 12:57
Atty Persse provided his sire Frankel with a first winner at the royal meeting as the Roger Charlton-trained colt ran away with the finale on day three, continuing Godolphin's fantastic meeting with a fifth winner for the operation.

Britannia: Bless Him strikes after trail of lucky breaks

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 12:11
Luck, the aptly-named Bless Him had had bucket loads of it before the stalls opened for one of the most competitive mile races of the summer but not a jot of it was needed in the race itself.

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