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No explanation from Epsom after Derby axing of Chapman

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 13:33
Epsom has praised last week's "first-class" coverage by ITV but refused to comment on the racecourse's decision to axe Matt Chapman as master of ceremonies for the Investec Derby.

Ribchester's trainer Fahey full of praise for Ferguson

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 12:47
Richard Fahey, trainer of Godolphin star miler Ribchester, has expressed how much he enjoyed working with John Ferguson, who left the employment of Sheikh Mohammed on Tuesday.

Fast Show: meet Wesley Ward's Royal Ascot team

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 12:30
US trainer Wesley Ward's latest Royal Ascot raiding party were cooling their heels at the National Stud in Newmarket on Tuesday after arriving from Kentucky at 10pm the previous evening.

Touchdown Patriot! Pletcher star to fly in for Queen Anne run

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:05
Twelve months on from Tepin's famous victory, the US will seek to land back-to-back runnings of the Royal Ascot-opening Queen Anne Stakes after Grade 1 winner American Patriot was confirmed an intended starter with Frankie Dettori in the saddle.

Newmarket gallops: six horses catching the eye

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 09:16
David Milnes casts his expert eye over the talent on show at HQ

The jumps trainers out to gatecrash Royal Ascot party

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 08:39
Paul Nicholls, Nicky Henderson and Alan King all expect to be represented at Royal Ascot, although plans for one of Nicholls' main hopes have been thwarted by a problem none too common with Ditcheat horses.

Hamilton passes 7am inspection but 25 non-runners

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 08:00
Hamilton has passed a 7am inspection with racing to take place on ground described as soft, heavy in places.

Hamilton passes 7am inspection but 24 non-runners

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 06:00
Hamilton has passed a 7am inspection with racing to take place on ground described as soft, heavy in places.

Wednesday preview: Eyre hoping Cosmic Ray can win at Hamilton

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 03:57
Who needs the Spanish sunshine? Not even the Scottish rain will dampen the spirits of Yorkshireman Les Eyre.

Hamilton passes 7am inspection but 22 nons

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 03:35
Hamilton has passed a 7am inspection with racing to take place on ground described as soft, heavy in places.

Blitz of non-runners hits Britain after heavy rain

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 04:33
More than 50 non-runners have been declared across Britain prior to racing on Tuesday after heavy rain caused significant alterations to going descriptions.

Cracksman made favourite for Wings rematch in Irish Derby

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 02:22
Cracksman was installed favourite by Paddy Power and Betfair Sportsbook on Monday to turn the tables on Epsom hero Wings Of Eagles in a rematch for next month's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby.

Shock as Mullins odds-on favourite beaten by 50-1 shot

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 15:00
There was a huge shock in the concluding bumper at Listowel as Willie Mullins' 4-9 favourite Fabulous Saga was brushed aside by Michael Hourigan's Humm Baby.

USA: Baffert contemplating July return for Arrogate

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 14:38
Arrogate, who became the all-time leading money earner with his sensational Dubai World Cup success in March, is set to have his first start since Meydan in the TVG San Diego Handicap at Del Mar on July 22.

The Derby, Oaks and plenty more besides: take our weekly quiz

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 14:00
The Investec Derby festival is done and dusted for another year, with star performances, upset wins and no small measure of controversy. Why not find out how much attention you have been paying in the last seven days with this week's quiz?

On the gallops at 6am - it's business as usual for Derby hero Beggy

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 13:53
It was straight back to the daily routine for Padraig Beggy, who was in work at Ballydoyle at 6am on Sunday, following his sensational Investec Derby victory on Wings Of Eagles at Epsom on Saturday.

Business as usual for Derby hero Beggy

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 13:53
It was straight back to the daily routine for Padraig Beggy, who was in work at Ballydoyle at 6am on Sunday, following his sensational Investec Derby victory on Wings Of Eagles at Epsom on Saturday.

Muthmir rediscovers spark to win Prix du Gros-Chene again

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 12:00
There was to be no French Derby glory for the William Haggas team as Rivet was too keen to do himself justice, but Muthmir delivered a decent slice of compensation in the Prix du Gros-Chene.

Rouget hails Brametot among his greats after Classic late show

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 10:21
Brametot managed to overcome a troubled passage to win in a tight finish from Waldgeist.

Demuro manages to get Brametot up in nick of time

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 10:21
Brametot managed to overcome a troubled passage to win in a tight finish from Waldgeist.

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