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Sublimity rider Carberry calls time on riding career

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 08:58
From my Grand National victory on Point Barrow to Sublimity in the Champion Hurdle, I have been blessed by what is a truly magnificent sport

Mongan confident Harbour Law will outrun Gold Cup odds

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 04:09
Harbour Law, perhaps the forgotten horse of the Gold Cup, has thrilled connections in his build-up to next Thursday's race.

Sun shines on Nottingham as non-runners roll in

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 02:00
The beautiful weather dominating Britain over the past week has had an unwelcome knock-on effect to the card at Nottingham with 18 non-runners on Thursday's card.

Wednesday preview: Veteran Silvanus in great nick for Hamilton sprint

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 14:05
It's not only in jumps racing where racegoers fall in love with old-timers. Wednesday's Flat action showcases five hardened horses in their twilight of their careers and still doing the business, three of them in the sprint handicap at Hamilton

Five veterans to watch: Silvanus attempts to give weight and years to nine rivals

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 14:05
It's not only in jumps racing where racegoers fall in love with old-timers. Wednesday's Flat action showcases five hardened horses in their twilight of their careers and still doing the business, three of them in the sprint handicap at Hamilton

No broken bones for Dettori following Yarmouth spill

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 12:50
Frankie Dettori has been stood down for the day at Yarmouth following an incident in the parade ring before the first race.

Lordan: Winter getting stronger as Coronation date approaches

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 12:03
Regular work-rider Wayne Lordan believes dual Classic heroine Winter is getting stronger with every passing week and says she has done extremely well since her Irish 1,000 Guineas romp, a view that will send a shiver down the spine of connections taking

Despair for Just Marion team as mare is put down

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:23
Connections of Just Marion are seeking clarification over what happened at Brighton on Monday after their mare had to be put down as a result of horrendous injuries sustained when she ran loose with a blindfold on.

Just Marion team devastated as mare is put down after running loose in blindfold

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:23
Connections of Just Marion are seeking clarification over what happened at Brighton on Monday after their mare had to be put down as a result of horrendous injuries sustained when she ran loose with a blindfold on.

Vazirabad to miss St George clash after prep-race knock

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 10:24
Vazirabad will miss next week's Gold Cup after suffering a minor injury in last month's Prix Vicomtesse Vigier, a defection which removes one of the most serious barriers to a second win in the race for Order Of St George and an eighth for Aida

Dettori stood down after being unseated in Yarmouth parade ring

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 09:50
Frankie Dettori has been stood down for the day at Yarmouth following an incident in the parade ring before the first race.

Ward team set for early look at course as Newmarket dries out

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 09:10
Wesley Ward is off to Ascot a week earlier than planned with nine of his ten royal runners on Wednesday after the dry spell put paid to plans to work some of his contenders at Newmarket on Tuesday.

Muscle problem rules So Mi Dar out of Royal Ascot

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 02:14
So Mi Dar, a general 8-1 chance for the Prince Of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot a week on Wednesday, will miss the meeting.

Drama for startled racegoers as blindfolded horse runs loose

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 14:08
There was added drama for racegoers at Brighton on Monday when a loose horse careered down the course with a blindfold still on in the 7f apprentice handicap.

Barney Roy warms up for St James's Palace tilt with Kempton spin

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 10:59
Barney Roy delighted trainer Richard Hannon and jockey James Doyle in a spin on Kempton's Polytrack surface on Monday morning

Tonight's racing: three horses to look out for

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 09:57
Something for everyone this evening with a mixed meeting at Roscommon (5.50 start, ATR) – featuring a fascinating novice chase at 7.50 and the Connacht National at 8.20 – and Flat fixtures at Windsor (6.00 start, ATR) and Pontefract (6.40 sta

Best's wife to have licence application considered on Monday

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 08:44
Jim Best's wife Suzie, who submitted an application for a trainer's licence in December in a bid to take over her husband's Lewes yard, will have her case considered next week.

On The Fringe set to race on as Bolger dismisses retirement talk

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 08:31
Worried that we might not get another glimpse of the most heroic hunter chaser in recent memory? Don't be. On The Fringe is fine and Enda Bolger has rubbished talk of retirement.

Leading fancy Main Desire to miss Queen Mary after setback

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 06:57
Main Desire, 11-2 second favourite for next week's Queen Mary Stakes, will miss the race after suffering a setback.

Monday preview: Mahon out to land Roscommon hat-trick with Joe Joe

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 03:51
Stephen Mahon has made the Connacht National (8.20) at Roscommon his own of late thanks to Aranhill Chief, who has won it for the last two years at odds of 16-1 and 14-1.

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