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Altior Tops The Bill On A Wonderful Wednesday! 06/03/18
Dependent on how the first day of action has panned out on the testing turns of Cheltenham’s Prestbury Park, bookmakers up and down the land could be feeling brash or taking cover come Cheltenham Wednesday.

How To Bet On The Horses With Bitcoin 06/03/18
Betting on the horses is an extremely popular activity, and with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, it can be easier than ever.

Back it or Sack it? Our Verdict on Six Cheltenham Favourites 02/03/18
With the Cheltenham Festival just around the corner, we’ve cast our eye over six of the favourites at this year’s meeting. 

Female Jump Jockeys Still Hoping For A Leap Of Faith 26/02/18
Once again, this season has seen female jockeys mix it with the men and at the highest level. We run the rule over a quartet of women riders that have impressed.

Can Our Duke Make Irish Grand National History? 26/02/18
With the weights announced for the Grand National at Aintree and the Irish equivalent at Fairyhouse, now is a perfect time to look beyond the Gold Cup to some of the other highlights of the coming year.

American Style “League” Being Brought to British Horse Racing 22/02/18
British horse racing enthusiasts will have something new to learn about and bet about starting in 2019 as team horse racing following the Formula One system in auto racing comes here.

Champion Entry Likely for Elgin 19/02/18
Connections of Kingwell Hurdle winner Elgin are keen to supplement their charge into next month's Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival.

Can Statistics Make You Rich? 13/02/18
Any type of gambling involves a blend of skill and luck, and the chances of winning are bound up in mathematical probabilities – or statistics.

Online Casino Tips 31/01/18
Online casino games are an amazing invention which allows players to play at any time and from any place without additional expenses and interruption from creaky casino crowds.

Gambling Law in the UK and the UK Gambling Commission 29/01/18
In comparison to other countries, gambling law in UK is quite straightforward and easy to understand.

Which Live Casino Games You Can Play Online 29/01/18
The latest fad in the online gaming is the live casino games. These games are totally different from their virtual avatars and are more fun to play.

Taking a Punt from Your Pocket with the Latest Racing Apps 28/01/18
A bet on the races has never been more popular, and in 2018, you can forget the flat caps and seedy betting shops.

A Day at the Races 26/01/18
Many horse racing fans find that there's nothing to compare to watching powerful, graceful horses on the race track.

Our Duke Heads Betting to Win Irish Gold Cup 25/01/18
Jessica Harrington’s runner ended last season with victory in the Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse as he ran away with the 3m5f contest by 14 lengths.

Equine Welfare and Gambling 11/01/18
Every year a huge number of people get involved in horse betting, especially due to the development of technology in the online gambling market.

A Tribute To The Jockeys Who Retired In 2017 05/01/18
The new year is underway, so it seems a good time to remind ourselves which jockeys decided to hang up their boots in 2017.

Cosmic Diamond Just Gets Better and Better 13/12/17
Bookmakers are not in the business of getting it wrong, but the truth is that they have been somewhat mugged by Cosmic Diamond three times in as many months.

Toast of New York is the Toast of Lingfield following Dream Return to Action 09/12/17
When Toast of New York lost by a nose at the Breeders’ Cup Classic in November 2017, who could have guessed that he would not race again till three years later?

Top 10 Jump Jockeys of All Time 06/12/17
With the jump season now in full swing and the Cheltenham festival just months away many of the top jockeys will be aboard the stars of the current racing scene. So who are the top jump jockeys of all time?

A Look Back at the Incredible Career of Quevega 30/11/17
Quevega holds the record for the most wins consecutively by any horse at the Cheltenham Festival having won the mares hurdle a record six times in a row.

The Story Of Aidan O’Brien – Flat-Racing’s Top Trainer 22/11/17
Aidan O’Brien has established himself as the leading trainer in the British Isles and arguably the whole world, over the last few seasons.

Star Filly Enable Named Cartier Horse of the Year 14/11/17
The outstanding three-year-old filly Enable was named the Cartier Horse of the Year at the 27th annual Cartier Racing Awards, European horseracing's equivalent of the Oscars.

Racehorse Trainer Aidan O'Brien - How To Become A Record Breaker 07/11/17
This season Aidan O'Brien has established a new record of - at time of writing - winning 26 Grade 1 events.

Oppenheimer Wants Enable Clash 25/10/17
Cracksman's owner Anthony Oppenheimer is already targeting a clash with fellow John Gosden-trained filly Enable next season.

Can Sizing John or Thistlecrack win the Stayers’ Triple Crown? 25/10/17Consisting of the Haydock Chase in November, the King George VI on Boxing Day and the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March, it is one of jump racing’s toughest feats.

2017 Melbourne Cup: A Preview 24/10/17
The Melbourne Cup is widely regarded as the pinnacle event of the Australian flat racing season.

How to Read Different Betting Odds Formats 20/10/17
If you bet on a regular basis, you may have noticed that bookmaker’s odds can be displayed in a variety of different formats. But do you understand what they all mean?

Native River Set For Grand National Glory? 19/10/17
Already a winner around the Aintree circuit, Native River is in prime position to challenge for Grand National glory should Tizzard target him for a visit to Merseyside.

Can Churchill Finish Season on a High Note? 13/10/17
The campaign has not been a resounding success for Aidan O'Brien's charge, failing to capitalise on his early promise.

Cracksman Faces Major Challenge to Win British Champion Stakes 26/09/17
The best horses in the flat season will converge on Ascot for the British Champion Stakes in one of the final races of the 2017 campaign.

Top 5 Mobile Bookmaker Apps to Download for On-The-Go Race Betting 23/09/17
If you’re the kind of person that’s always on the go, you may find visiting your local bookies to be a laborious affair that doesn’t always easily fit into your daily routine.

Who can Challenge Henderson for Champion Trainer's Title? 21/09/17
Although they all claim it doesn’t really matter, there isn’t a handler alive who wouldn’t want to be crowned Champion Trainer at the end of the season.

Ribchester Takes in Moulin Before QEII 08/09/17
Ribchester will return to action in the Qatar Prix du Moulin at Chantilly before being aimed at British Champions Day, where he will be looking to go one better than last year in the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes.

Beginner’s Advice for Newcomers to Horse Race Betting 07/09/17
Betting on a horse race is a completely different experience than that of betting on a soccer or basketball game.

5 flat races to look forward to this Autumn 05/09/17
St Leger Stakes and Champion Stakes are on the horizon The British flat-season may be drawing to a close but there’s still plenty of exciting racing to look forward to.

Preview: Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Weekend 31/08/17
A fixture in the calendar of almost every avid horse racing fan in the world, the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe is an event of enormous and illustrious stature.

Defoe All Set for St Leger after Victory at Newbury 23/08/17
Defoe has won all four of his races this season and will go to the St Leger at Doncaster as one of the favourites.

5 Horses to Watch for the Ebor Festival 17/08/17
The Ebor Festival has been running since 1843 and is one of the true highlights in the flat calendar, attracting fans from across the UK and further afield.

Horse Racing Events to Watch Out For in 2017/18 15/08/17
With around 1450 fixtures held each year in Britain, there’s no denying that Horse Racing is still as popular now as it always has been.

The Four Highlights of the 2017 Ebor Meeting 07/08/17
The Ebor Festival at York later this month is the next big meeting on the flat calendar in the UK where the feature is the Group One Juddmonte International.

Battaash Set for Nunthorpe Test 07/08/17
Three-year-old colt Battaash has quickly established himself as one of the best sprinters in Europe this season and he is set to reaffirm that view when he lines up in the Group One Nunthorpe Stakes at York later this month.

Top Tips for Choosing an Online Bookmaker 01/08/17
It is no longer necessary to venture to the high street for a flutter on a horse, with online betting now all the rage, but it can be a bit of a minefield for the novice punter.

Top 5 Favourite Horses to Win the July Cup 10/07/17
The prestigious July Festival in only a few days away and we bring you the best odds available so you can start analyzing your betting options.

Eminent Needs Strong Outing at Eclipse 05/07/17
Eminent will be aiming to put his disappointing outing at The Derby behind him when he competes in the next big meet of the flat season in the Eclipse.

How to Play the Ponies Like a Pro 28/06/17
You want to know what? Placing a wager on anything always makes it more interesting. It could be horseshoes, a potato sack race, or even a horse race.

Home Of The Brave can be Criterion Cracker 28/06/17
The Betway Criterion Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday looks like being a decent renewal of the race.

Next Up- The Melbourne Cup 2017! 20/06/17
Known locally as “the race that stops a nation” it is run over 3,200 metres and draws thousands of visitors, viewers, and punters every year.

Lady Aurelia Fancied for Further Royal Ascot Success in 2017 20/06/17
Lady Aurelia triumphed in the Queen Mary Stakes twelve months ago and is set for another crack on British soil.

Bank on Ajman Princess to Conquer Pinnacle Stakes 07/06/17
Angus McNae is pretty keen on Ajman Princess in the Betway Pinnacle Stakes at Haydock.

The UK's Biggest Summer Horse Racing Events 07/06/17
The UK horse racing scene is always full and this summer is no exception. There are many meets and events going on, and here are the three you cannot miss.

The Benefits of Online Sports Betting 02/06/17
Online sports betting is the most popular type of sports betting at the moment. This type of sports betting is far more superior compared to visiting offline betting venues or betting organized through state run lottery organizations.

Looking Forward to the May Racing Weekend at Ascot? 28/04/17
If you’re a horse racing fan you’ll already know Ascot is the home of the Royal Ascot racing event that takes place at the Ascot racecourse once a year.

Churchill Set for Classic Campaign 28/04/17
Leading two-year colt Churchill is set to return to action next month in the 2000 Guineas at Newmarket. The meet marks the beginning of his three-year-old campaign, which is likely to see him also run at Epsom in the Derby over the 1m4f trip in June.

How To Place Your Horse Bets Anonymously 27/04/17
Placing bets on the horses can be a thrilling experience. Whether it’s the Grand National, Cheltenham, or a small race at Newmarket, you will feel that sense of exhilaration that comes only from seeing those horses valiantly charging through the starting tape.

Annie Power: Set For Glorious Return At Punchestown? 13/04/17
You’d do well to find a horse that has attracted more media publicity and attention than Annie Power in the last three years.

Betting Systems Explained 13/03/17
The use of systems for a long time was considered to be inappropriate for the betting sphere, as according to general opinion the results of sports events were impossible to predict.

Why It Is Better to Bet on Horse Races Online 09/03/17
Online betting is definitely the best way to bet on horse races and here are some arguments to support this thought.

The Best Racehorse Names in Existence 01/03/17
When it comes to animals, people put a lot of thought into names, it needs to mean something, needs to inspire and evoke.

Esport Horse Racing Themed Games 27/02/17
Esport horse racing themed games are very popular today. A lot of people want to be able to experience the thrill of horse racing even though they don't have a lot of horse racing opportunities in their area.

The Biggest Casino Winners of All Time 20/02/17
In the 21st century, it is possible to meet many lucky players who can boast of astronomic wins in a casino.

Betting on Horse Racing - Types of Bets 20/02/17
Betting on horse races is the oldest form of betting and yet most people know very little about this type of betting.

Bishops Road Set For Grand National Trial 09/02/17
Bishops Road has been entered in the Grand National Trail at Haydock next month in what is likely to be his final run before the world’s most famous steeplechase at Aintree in April.

Biggest Horse Racing Events to Bet On in the USA 25/01/17
Horse racing has been popular in the United States since the 1800s. Many of today's biggest horse racing events were first raced in the 1800s, including all three of the races that make up the American Triple Crown.

Clarence House Chase Set for Cheltenham Switch 23/01/17
The Grade One Clarence House Chase is set to be switched to Cheltenham next weekend following the abandoned card at Ascot which fell to a frozen track.

How Social Media is Affecting Jockeys 23/01/17
Celebrity and the pressures of being in the public eye is nothing like it used to be.

ITV’s Racing Rights and Cheltenham Tips 23/01/17
It was unarguably time for a change in terms of the broadcast of the much-loved sport, Channel 4’s reign as horseracing’s sole terrestrial partner has been marred by some pretty calamitous ratings.

Five Horses to Monitor in 2017 23/01/17
With help from the guys at Sports Betting and Tips, what are the horses to lookout for in 2017?

Something For The Weekend: Boy Can Come of Age at 25-1 11/01/17
The 32Red Lanzarote Handicap Hurdle at Kempton on Saturday is a tricky puzzle for punters and accordingly I think we should be playing each-way at a big price.

Cheltenham 2017: The Betting Preview 05/12/16
Many would say that the atmosphere created by Cheltenham horse racing events is definitely one of the best possible for this sport, and soon, we will be able to see some of the finest horses back in action. More than 200,000 people visit Cheltenham Horse Racing Festival, which lasts for four days and offers around £4.2 million of prize money.

BetBright Wins Best In-House Product at EGR Awards 2016 30/11/16
BetBright, the young and ambitious on-line digital entertainment, sports betting and casino operator is pleased to announce it won, “Best In-House Product” Award at the 2016 EGR Operator awards.

I have all the time in the world for this Hennessy horse at 7-1 25/11/16
I respect both Tizzard horses, but I prefer Un Temps Pour Tout, who, like Native River, is already a Grade One winner but is a bigger price.

Sprinter Sacre Retired 14/11/16
Nicky Henderson announced on Saturday that Sprinter Sacre, winner of the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase in 2013 and 2016, has been retired.

Winning Big on the Horses 11/11/16
When it comes to betting on the horses most of us like to opt for the careful approach, and it's certainly the wisest. Take a look at the 5 biggest winners, and maybe get a bit of inspiration to bet bigger in the future!

Minding Scoops Two Cartier Awards as Aidan O'Brien and Coolmore Dominate 08/11/16
Minding was named Cartier Horse of the Year at the 26th annual Cartier Racing Awards at the Dorchester Hotel, in London.

The Ricci Stable Tour 01/11/16
To warm us all up ahead of the looming winter months, the BetBright Chairman Rich Ricci and his Racing Manager Joe Chambers have spun through one of the strongest teams in National Hunt racing.

A Look at the 2017 Horse Racing Calendar 26/10/16
Horse race betting remains a very popular attraction in the United Kingdom with coverage on television stations, radios and online. Events are attended in their thousands by spectators throughout the year as people enjoy a flutter on the horses.

Found Set for Champion Stakes After l’Arc Win 06/10/16
Having won the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Chantilly over the weekend, Found now looks set to head to Royal Ascot in just a few weeks time in the hope of adding the famous Champion Stakes to an ever growing list of successes.

The Rise of Online Virtual Racing: Here to Stay, or a Flash in the Pan? 16/09/16
Currently hugely popular in markets such as Japan, virtual racing is most definitely on the rise. And while it has yet to catch on in Western markets, is there a chance this could all change pretty soon?

Get a Taste of International Lottery 09/09/16
A lottery is a well-liked form of betting in which numbers are drawn in expectation of winning a monetary prize.

The Best Races in Horse Racing History 02/09/16
Horse racing has a long and fascinating history, so it’s hard to pick out the most memorable moments. However, after much thought and deliberation, we’ve managed to come up with a list we’re quite happy with.

Racehorses Themed Online Games 29/08/16
Racehorses themed online games are popular these days. Many people are interested in being able to play games that have a lot of their favorite themes.

Melbourne Cup 2016 25/08/16
The Melbourne Cup, raced at Flemington race each year on the first Tuesday of November, stands as one of the biggest flat races in the world.

Sun Bets to Launch in UK 01/08/16
Media Giants Newscorp (owners of the Sun Newspaper) recently announced the launch of a brand new sports betting site in alliance with Tabgroup in Australia.

Can anyone Postpone the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes celebrations for Roger Varian? 12/07/16
Ever since his victory in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes in 2015, Postponed has not put a foot wrong in the middle-distance division, winning all four of his racecourse appearances, two of those at Group One level, including the Dubai Sheema Classic at Meydan and the Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Cup at the Epsom racecourse.

Do's and Don’ts when Betting on Horse Racing Online 04/07/16
Did you know that 95 percent of people lose at horse race betting? Whether you’re new to horse race betting or are a seasoned better, read on for some important betting tips and information.

The Pride and the Glory: Glorious Goodwood 2016 30/06/16
The Qatar Goodwood Festival - known popularly as Glorious Goodwood - is a sporting and social event with few equals.

Nassau Likely Next for Super-Star Minding 30/06/16
Aidan O'Brien's outstanding filly Minding is likely to turn up next in the Nassau Stakes at Glorious Goodwood, according to the Ballydoyle handler.

Magnificent Royal Ascot has Major Impact on Standings for 2016 Cartier Racing Awards 30/06/16
Royal Ascot offers five of the most outstanding days of racing to be found anywhere in the world and once again the meeting has had a significant impact on the standings for the Cartier Racing Awards.

Ballydoyle tactics played in to Harzand team’s hand 09/06/16
The Investec Derby meeting was this year one where a lot of the races were run at an overly strong pace. This is particularly true of the Oaks and Derby, which were thorough tests of stamina.

Royal Ascot 2016 Set for a Thrilling Five Days 07/06/16
With a history dating way back to 1711, this is as much a social occasion as it is a sporting event but, for the serious punter, it’s one of the highlights of the year.

Robert Waley-Cohen Salutes Long Run 20/03/16
Long Run, dual King George VI Chase hero and winner of the Gold Cup, has been retired after finishing fifth in a hunter chase at Carlisle on March 20.

Conti Looks Well Treated for National Bid 24/02/16
Presenter Angus McNae takes a look at the weekend's big races in his weekly video review and thinks that Paul Nicholls should run Silviniaco Conti at Aintree and impressive hurdle winner Different Gravey at Cheltenham.

Horse Racing Kings: Chasing the John Gates Dream 24/02/16
To the uninitiated, horse racing is just a tale of small men and large animals charting a seemingly random course around huge green fields.

Dubai Carnival Analysis: California Chrome fans needn’t be worried yet 06/02/16
The Dubai World Cup Carnival came to life in spectacular style this week. Round 2 of the Al Maktoum Challenge took centre stage but the supporting card that featured the Cape Verdi and the Firebreak produced some superb action.

Titanbet Geared Up for Dundalk Bow 05/02/16
Another tantalising eight-race card looks to be in store at Ireland's only all-weather racetrack in Dundalk on Friday evening.

Philip Hobbs Salutes Captain Chris 01/02/16
Philip Hobbs' Grade One-winning chaser Captain Chris has been retired. The 12-year-old won nine of his 23 starts, earning over £400,000 in career prize-money.

Injury Forces Rock on Ruby into Retirement 27/11/15
Trainer Harry Fry has been dealt a hammer blow after a tendon injury forced former champion hurdler Rock On Ruby into a premature retirement.

Golden Horn is Cartier Horse of the Year at the 25th annual Cartier Racing Awards 10/11/15
Owned and bred by Anthony Oppenheimer, the John Gosden-trained Golden Horn was an outstanding performer throughout 2015.

The Life Lessons Taught by Horse Racing 03/11/15
Just as I can say that my experience at the track reinforced a real-life lesson, being that to succeed you have to work, I find it interesting that this theme seems to be a regular part of movies featuring horse racing.

American Pharoah eyes up fairytale finale 30/10/15
The Breeders' Cup takes centre stage this Friday and Saturday from Keeneland and has all the angles covered as global racing royalty descends on Kentucky.

Are We Purely a Nation of Jumping Fanatics? 20/10/15
The Flat may offer all the glitz and glamour associated with top A-List celebs, but as the mud starts to fly so appears a distinct change in racegoer.

Quality and Quantity at York with Titanbet 09/10/15
Arabian Illusion and Arthenus have been made 7/2 joint favourites with the sponsors for an exciting Handicap at York on Saturday.

O'Brien and Gleneagles to Breeders' Cup Classic? 08/09/15
Ireland's superstar trainer Aidan O'Brien has never been one to follow convention. If his latest revelation comes to fruition, punters would be well-served to start accumulating free bets.

The time has come to have your say 19/08/15
Instead of adding to the huge throng of admirers of York’s Juddmonte International, I’ve decided to divert the attention to the newly formed Horserace Bettors Forum. 

The case for Golden Horn versus American Pharoah 15/08/15
Two modern day superstars on each side of the Atlantic have left indelible impressions this year.

Mouth watering Sussex 'Duel' in prospect 20/07/15
Glorious Goodwood is fast approaching and already anticipation is growing for what should be a fiercely competitive renewal of the Qatar Sussex Stakes on Wednesday 29th July.

Betting Tips When in Scandinavia 04/05/15
Horse racing in Denmark has old traditions. Many people go to the racetracks to see the intense races, where it’s possible to bet on the horses.

Horse Race Betting in UK, Ireland and South Africa 09/03/15
There are very few sports in the world in which betting plays such an important role as horse racing.

Shorties to Lay at Cheltenham 08/03/15
Last year Angus McNae managed to make a profit by finding horses to oppose at the Cheltenham Festival and is attempting to repeat the dose this year.

What is Lay Betting? 04/03/15
Nowadays, as more and more betting activity takes place online, the use of betting exchanges are becoming increasingly popular. Since their emergence, exchanges such as have transformed the way punters can bet.

Making the Most of Your Betting App 11/02/15
Betting apps have freed exchange traders and punters from the chains of being sat at a desktop computer. No longer do you have to be sat in one place all day. You can bet and trade on the move thanks to a betting app.

Goodwood Announces Sponsorship Deal with Qatar 22/12/14
Goodwood Racecourse has announced a new 10-year partnership with Qatar, which is the single biggest sponsorship deal ever done for the benefit of British racing.

What is happening to online betting? 17/12/14
You may well have noticed - it would be odd if you haven't - online betting providers have been falling over themselves to attract our attention recently.

Fences can wait until 2015 Crabbie's Grand National with Pineau De Re 03/12/14
Pineau De Re will not run over fences until the 2015 Crabbie's Grand National on April 11.

Welsh National to Provide Aintree Pointers 02/12/14
Emma Lavelle’s Shotgun Paddy could be the right one to be on for the Coral Welsh Grand National at Chepstow on December 27.

Memorable 2015 Crabbie's Grand National Festival On The Horizon 02/12/14
Britain's richest jump race by far, the Crabbie's Grand National, will again be worth £1 million when run at 4.15pm on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Aintree Racecourse.

Eagerly Anticipated Hennessy Gold Cup Draws Closer 21/11/14
As ever, the ultra-competitive Grade 3 Hennessy Gold Cup has attracted a quality field of smart staying chasers in what is undoubtedly one of the feature events of the autumn jumps calendar.

Kingman is Horse of the Year 11/11/14
The outstanding three-year-old miler Kingman was named the Cartier Horse of the Year at the 24th annual Cartier Racing Awards, European horseracing's equivalent of the Oscars. The Cartier Racing Awards were presented before an invited audience of 315 at the Dorchester Hotel, London, England.

A trading app that’s great for horse racing betting markets 05/11/14
It’s worth investing in a betting app subscription in order to make your customised betting systems work like clockwork.

Nicholls Bidding to Land Top Trainer Crown for Ninth Time in Ten Seasons 30/10/14
Paul Nicholls may lack the proven firepower he once had at his Ditcheat stable, but the eight-time champion National Hunt trainer has an abundance of up-and-coming talent going into battle for the new jumps campaign.

Simply Ned to Return to Cheltenham for The Open 24/10/14
David and Nicky Robinson's Simply Ned has made some positive progress in the lead up to one of the biggest events on the horse racing calendar.

Bookmakers Clean Up at Newmarket as Favourites Flop on Future Champions Day 21/10/14
Holding Future Champions Day at Newmarket on a Friday afternoon was not a popular choice among racing fans but there is no doubt that it produced some excellent racing.

Plenty of Class Acts Entered for Group 1 Dewhurst Stakes 02/10/14
Invariably a high quality affair, this season’s renewal promises to be no exception, with some smart colts expected to bid for one of the most prestigious juvenile races of the season staged on the undulating Rowley Mile at Newmarket.

Free Eagle a Likely Champion Stakes Runner 24/09/14
Dermot Weld has nominated the Champion Stakes at Ascot in October as the likely next start for his exciting prospect.

UK Horse Racing in Dire Straits? 04/09/14
Depending on whom you ask, horse racing in the UK may be approaching its last furlong or it may be in great shape. It is difficult to tell for an outsider what the real situation is... Here are the two sides of the story.

Taghrooda Drifts In Arc Market Following York Defeat 28/08/14
The major talking point of the Ebor Meeting at York came in the Yorkshire Oaks when unbeaten filly and massive 1/5 favourite, Taghrooda, was beaten into second place in one of the biggest shocks of the flat season so far.

Glenfarclas Renews Cross Country Sponsorship 27/08/14
Glenfarclas has renewed its association with Cross Country racing at the Home of Jump Racing for a further three years.

Controversial Encke aimed at Irish St Leger 06/08/14
Encke, one of the horses at the very centre of last year’s controversy regarding disgraced Godolphin trainer Mahmood al-Zarooni, is reported to be in fine form and on target for the Group 1 Irish St Leger at the Curragh.

Duel on the Downs Makes Goodwood Glorious 30/07/14
Britain may be absorbed by the Commonwealth Games, and England’s cricketers are grabbing happier headlines in the Test Match, but that will not deter 100,000 people from taking their sport at Glorious Goodwood this week.

Taghrooda Could Be the Value in the Arc Market Ahead of King George 24/07/14
Taghrooda could well be the star filly from the UK making the trip over to France and John Gosden’s imperious Investec Oaks winner will put her credentials on the line in Saturday’s King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot.

Yorkshire Oaks rematch on cards for Bracelet and Volume 22/07/14
The Darley Irish Oaks at the Curragh on July 19 produced a stirring finish in which Aidan O’Brien once again carried off the spoils courtesy of his smart filly Bracelet.

Slade Power Sprints up Cartier Racing Awards' Standings 16/07/14
Slade Power and Mukhadram are the big movers in the latest points' standings for the 2014 Cartier Racing Awards.

Sky Bet Go Racing in Yorkshire this Summer 16/07/14
The exciting 2014 Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival commences at Ripon on Saturday (July 19) with key supporter Sky Bet aiming to raise another substantial sum for charity during the nine-day spectacular.

More Success Expected for The Fugue 04/07/14
The Fugue goes into Saturday’s Group One Coral-Eclipse looking to continue her excellent form this season and build on her victory in the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Five to Lay During Royal Ascot 14/06/14
With Royal Ascot on the horizon, Angus McNae is busy formulating a few strategies for the week.

Tanya's Five Principles to Follow During Royal Ascot 14/06/14
Trends are particularly strong at Royal Ascot, assisted by the fact the best horses all converge for the best meeting.

Future’s Bright for Australia 09/06/14
All the ingredients were there for a Classic star to be born on Saturday afternoon and the proof was in the pudding as Australia followed in his parents' footsteps by producing a breathtaking effort at Epsom Downs

Kingman On A Revenge Mission 06/06/14
Kingman is set to take on Night of Thunder once again in the St James’s Palace Stakes in what would be a repeat of their clash in the 2000 Guineas.

Angus McNae’s Oaks Pinsticker’s Guide 06/06/14
Which filly can run faster than her rivals over 12 furlongs at Epsom?

Woodcote Stud Has High Hopes for Investec Derby Festival 05/06/14
2014 could be the year of Barry and Fiona Reilly's dreams if Inchila and Kingston Hill do well in the Investec Oaks and the Investec Derby respectively at Epsom Downs this weekend.

Value Bets to Take On Australia in Derby 04/06/14
Australia is set to go off on Saturday as a short priced favourite with Betfair for the 2014 Derby at Epsom.

Sudden Wonder Has Derby Goal 03/06/14
Godolphin's Sudden Wonder will run in the Investec Derby at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 7, with Kevin Manning booked for the ride.

Romsdal Strengthens Gosden's Epsom Hand 02/06/14
John Gosden's Romsdal has been supplemented into Saturday's Investec Derby.

Kingston Hill - The Forgotten Derby Horse? 29/05/14
The Roger Varian-trained colt Kingston Hill gained plenty of admiring glances from work-watchers at Epsom in a spin at the 'Breakfast with the Stars' morning.

The History of the Grand National - The World's Greatest Steeplechase 28/04/14
There are few sporting events more steeped in history than the Grand National. The headline race of the Aintree festival has been the highlight of the British racing calendar since 1839 and remains as vital today as it has ever been.

Softening Epsom Ground No Worry for Weld 28/05/14
The easing ground conditions are unlikely to phase the Dermot Weld's Investec Derby hope Fascinating Rock.

Plenty of Investec Derby Clues in the Week Ahead 07/05/14
Investec Derby trials season gets into gear this week and there should be some interesting information gleaned with contests taking place at Chester, Lingfield Park and Leopardstown in Ireland.

O’Brien Bidding for Hat-Trick Success with Australia 06/05/14
Australia has been supported into the position of favourite in the racing odds for the Derby at Epsom next month following a third place run in the 2000 Guineas on Saturday.

Gosden and Hannon face a tough task during Guineas lead-in 25/04/14
To win a race is easy. To progress a horse through a season without breaking him requires a lot more work.

Miss France Still the One to Beat in 1000 Guineas 10/04/14
Betting firms have taken something of a gamble in reacting negatively to the seasonal reappearance of the Andre Fabre-trained filly Miss France.

Competitive Betting Heat Sees Quartet Vying for Scottish National Favouritism 09/04/14
The dust may only just be settling on the Grand National at Aintree but already attention is turning north of the border with the Scottish equivalent taking place at Ayr this Saturday.

Scotland Test for Henderson Hurdler 08/04/14
My Tent Or Yours is expected to return to action on Saturday in the Scottish Champion Hurdle at Ayr, where he is one of the favourites in the Betbright racing market.

Aintree Winners can be Uncovered at Cheltenham 19/03/14
Experience has taught Tanya Stevenson that Aintree winners can be uncovered at Cheltenham and she'll be spooling through the tapes with that in mind. 

Five Horses to Oppose at the Cheltenham Festival 06/03/14
Winner finding at the Cheltenham Festival is no easy task so with that in mind there may be some mileage in laying a few favourites who I think are vulnerable across the four days next week.

Comer Group to Boost Irish St Leger Pot 26/02/14
The Comer Group will sponsor the Irish St Leger for the next three years.

Boodles Leading Jockey Award 19/02/14
This year’s Leading Jockey Award at The Festival will be sponsored by the London jeweller Boodles.

Terry Biddlecombe Honoured at Cheltenham 17/02/14
This year’s National Hunt Chase at the Cheltenham Festival will be run in honour of the late Terry Biddlecombe. The four-mile contest takes place on Champion Day, Tuesday, March 11.

Certify Returns in Style at Meydan 06/02/14
Certify, one of the top two-year-olds of 2012 when trained by the now disgraced Mahmood Al Zarooni, made a successful return to the racetrack at Meydan in late-January and looks set to re-establish herself as one of the top international fillies in the coming season.

Forget Horses for Courses, Let’s Look at Jockey Records 01/02/14
Paying attention to jockey’s strike-rates at a particular track is more important than studying their overall performance.

Twiston-Davies’s Positivity on Big Buck’s was a Negative 28/01/14
Paul Nicholls has issued a strong defence of the ride that Big Buck’s received in the Cleeve Hurdle when he was third at Cheltenham on January 25.

William Buick - Ready to be a Champion? 27/01/14
Buick is still waiting for the big win that will set him apart as a great jockey, and he always seems to find a way of avoiding the top step of the podium at major events.

How to Be Safe While in An Online Casino 24/01/14
In order to be safe, you must take certain precautions when you set out to to play online casino games.

The Basics of Successful Horse Racing Betting 21/01/14
Betting on the horses has been running out of steam lately, and there are a number of pretty solid reasons behind the loss of popularity of the vertical.

St Nicholas Abbey Loses His Battle 14/01/14
Coolmore has confirmed that St Nicholas Abbey, Aidan O'Brien's triple Coronation Cup hero, died on Tuesday morning, 14th January 2014.

Binocular, 2010 Champion Hurdle Winner, Has Retired 13/12/13
Champion trainer, Nicky Henderson, has announced that the popular hurdler, Binocular, winner of the 2010 Champion Hurdle, has been retired after being found to be suffering from a heart condition.

Rating the Jockeys – The Truly Tricky Part of Horse Racing Handicapping 09/12/13
The jockey obviously has a role in the long- and short-term success of a horse, but it is obvious, even to a layman, that this role is rather limited.

December Gems 01/12/13
December's terrific jumps action has much to commend it and as long as the winter weather stays in its box and leaves the jumping alone, the month's tasty fare is book-ended by two championship races that seem sure to bring out the very best in National Hunt racing.

French Stars Lined Up to Raid The International at Cheltenham 28/11/13
High-profile French challengers Gemix and Seabreeze d’Ho intend to test their Cheltenham Festival credentials in two of the feature hurdle races on the second day of The International, Saturday, December 14, at the Home of Jump Racing.

Rolling Star Back On Track After Haydock Win 25/11/13
Nicky Henderson saw his Rolling Star bouncing back to form with a very pleasing effort in the Read Nicholls and McCain Exclusively on Betfair Hurdle at Haydock.

December Gold Cup Next Target for Johns Spirit 18/11/13
A 10lb rise in the weights was not enough to stop the much improved Johns Spirit from landing the biggest prize of his career as he galloped away with the showcase Grade 3 Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham on November 16.

Angus McNae's Flat Season Review 08/11/13
Drugs, sectionals, the French and two jockeys with contrasting fortunes.

Tanya's Flat Season Review 08/11/13
The 2013 Flat season had one defining moment to which I will be forever thankful that I was there to witness it live.

From the Sport of the People to the Sport of Kings 04/11/13
What could be a better career choice for an ex professional footballer who was at the top of his game for many years and now has a nice pile of cash to show for it than horse racing?

November's Jewels 01/11/13
November's jumps action sounds a familiar note with the Charlie Hall Chase on the 2nd of the month ushering in the start of the National Hunt season proper.

Everything to Play for in Cartier Racing Awards Following Autumn Highlights 23/10/13
Al Kazeem and Sky Lantern remain at the top of the points' standings for the Cartier Horse Of The Year Award with 148 apiece, but notable performances over recent weeks have thrown the race for top honours wide open in European horseracing's equivalent of the Oscars.

Will Victory go to the Queen? 18/10/13
In most cases, when we refer to ‘sporting royalty’, we’re talking about the likes of the unstoppable Serena Williams, the superhuman Usain Bolt, the majestic Messi… in the world of horseracing and equestrianism however, the term can sometimes be taken altogether more literally.

Kumbeshwar Among Strong King Team for The Showcase 16/10/13
Trainer Alan King looks set to be well represented at The Showcase this weekend, with five horses in the frame for the opening meeting of Cheltenham’s season on Friday, October 18 and Saturday, October 19.

Festival Winners Set for Cheltenham Return at The Showcase 14/10/13
Day Two of the Showcase on Saturday, October 19, features an excellent seven-race card headed by a pair of £50,000 handicap chases that could see Festival heroes Oiseau de Nuit, Finger Onthe Pulse and Balthazar King return to Cheltenham.

Racing Returns to Cheltenham with The Showcase 11/10/13
The new season at Cheltenham starts with The Showcase on Friday, October 18 and Saturday, October 19 and Hampshire trainer Emma Lavelle is targeting the two days of exciting action at the Home of Jump Racing.

Treve the Rising Star in Cartier Standings 11/10/13
Sky Lantern has bridged the gap on Al Kazeem in the race for the Cartier Horse Of The Year Award, with the pair tied on 148 points, after annexing her third Group One of the season in the Kingdom Of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes at Newmarket on September 28.

Five Youngsters Tipped to Make An Impression Ahead of the New National Hunt Season 09/10/13
With the new National Hunt season just around the corner, it's around this time that racing fans look at which horses and stables can make an impression over obstacles over the coming months.

World’s Biggest Race Horse Owner in Illegal Drug Veterinary Scandal 09/10/13
One of the world’s richest men and the Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates is under investigation this week after illegal equine drugs were seized from an incoming flight from Dubai.

Top Horse Treve Triumphs in the 92nd Arc at Longchamp 07/10/13
This weekend has been a racing junkie’s dream come true, with 17 fine horse-races spread over a span of 2 days in sun-dappled Paris, and telecast in over 30 countries all over the world.

Autumn's Fruits 01/10/13
The first Sunday in October means a not-to-miss date in the diary for all racing fans as Paris in the autumn heralds the arrival of the magisterial Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp on October 6.

All Set for The Open at Cheltenham Racecourse 01/10/13
Jump racing is just around the corner and the biggest race meeting this side of Christmas, The Open at Cheltenham Racecourse, will see a six per cent increase in prize money over the three days, with a record £743,000 on offer.

Could Commander become Oldest National Winner of Modern Era? 27/09/13
Not since Sergeant Murphy way back in 1924 has a 13-year-old chaser landed the world's greatest steeplechase, the Aintree Grand National, but there is a fair chance that the Nigel Twiston-Davies-trained Imperial Commander might have a crack at breaking that hoodoo in the 2014 renewal.

Juveniles Take Centre Stage At Newmarket's Cambridgeshire Meeting 26/09/13
Festivities hot up on Friday afternoon as the juveniles propel on to the scene and there’s a mouth-watering clash between Clive Brittain’s Rizeena and Saeed Bin Suroor’s Ihtimal in the Shadwell Fillies’ Mile.

British and Irish Raiders On Arc Trail 25/09/13
This year, the British and Irish challenge doesn't look as strong as it has in recent years and only a handful of entries will try to end the three year wait for a cross-channel victory, with Workforce the last one to return with the €2.8m first prize in 2010.

In for the Big One 24/09/13
There are some gamblers who love following the races and placing series of small bets all the time. Others prefer to just go for a bet that could win them a life-changing amount of money and one way you could have a go at that would be with an all-win accumulator on a big event like the Melbourne Cup or the Cheltenham Festival.

British Horseracing Authority Throws Wrench into Great Leighs Reopening Plans - Again 24/09/13
This June, the Great Leighs racecourse was on the receiving end of a major blow from the British Horseracing Authority, which essentially rejected its bid for fixtures in 2014. The blow was indeed a huge one, generating an angry and disappointed response on the part of the Great Leighs management.

Our Jonathan Can Stage an Ayr Gold Cup Repeat 21/09/13
Tackling a sprint handicap like the Ayr Gold Cup is a huge task. How do you collate all those form lines? Let’s keep it simple and go for a well-handicapped horse, who has won the race before and is 33/1 with Coral for this year’s race.

Kizuna’s Arc Trial Performance Should be Marked Up 18/09/13
The Prix De l'Arc De Triomphe picture is complete. The trials at Longchamp on Sunday concluded the build-up to the big race and now debate will rage about which horse is most likely to win. Let’s have a look at the evidence from Sunday and then consider some other likely candidates.

Al Kazeem Continues to Lead Cartier Horse Of The Year Standings 18/09/13
Al Kazeem continues to lead on points the race for the Cartier Horse Of The Year Award and Cartier Older Horse Award despite defeats in the Juddmonte International at York in August and the Red Mills Irish Champion Stakes on September 7.

Wet At The Races? 17/09/13
Have you ever been to a big racing meet? Whether it’s a huge annual event like the Grand National or a local event to you, you’ll find that it’s not always all it’s cracked up to be.

The Melbourne Cup 16/09/13
It’s surprising how few people in the UK realise just what a huge event the Melbourne Cup is. Everyone’s heard of it – but only racing fans realise just what an enormous event this is down-under, and even then a few racing fans still underestimate it.

Leading Light Eluminates Ladbrokes St Leger 14/09/13
Leading Light was the star of the show at Doncaster this afternoon as he banished the memory of Camelot twelve months earlier to land this year’s Ladbrokes St Leger for Ballydoyle.

Outstrip Dominant in Champagne Stakes 14/09/13
Outstrip won the seven-furlong Group Two At The Races Champagne Stakes, the opening race at Doncaster on Ladbrokes St Leger Day, in great style, scoring by three lengths eased down by Mickael Barzalona.

Viztoria Back to Best in OLBG Park Stakes 14/09/13
Viztoria bounced back from a disappointing run in the Coronation Stakes at Royal Ascot with an authoritative victory in the OLBG Park Stakes at Doncaster this afternoon.

Morning Post Delivers 2 Year Old Shock 12/09/13
100-1 shot Morning Post won the Weatherbys Hamilton Insurance £300,000 2-Y-O Stakes to the accompaniment of a deafening silence from the assembled throng within the Doncaster grandstand.

Plenty of European Raiders Remain On Course for Melbourne Cup Bid 05/09/13
Mount Athos and Brown Panther are just a brace of star European entries that are set to head Down Under to compete in the Melbourne Cup on November 5th as they look to etch their name in the illustrious roll of honour for the "Race That Stops A Nation".

Doyle Intelligence Sealed the Deal but Could Trigger Musical Chairs 30/08/13
Khalid Abdullah recognizes an up and coming talent when he spies one. Perhaps Prince Khalid subscribes to the John Whitley jockey ratings because if he does then James Doyle would have been high on wish list. This still does not tell us why he wanted Doyle, or indeed why he wanted a retained jockey at all.

Robbie Savage Star Attraction at Ayr Gold Cup Festival 30/08/13
Footballer-turned-television pundit Robbie Savage is to make two guest appearances at the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival at Ayr Racecourse next month.

Sectional analysis: Here’s four from York for you and one at 33-1 28/08/13
In his book Modern Pace Handicapping Tom Brohamer introduced the idea that every thoroughbred race contains races within it. In effect each race is made up of different sections, which can be analysed as separate entities to the whole. Importantly they can also be evaluated by the clock.

Tighter at the Top for Cartier Horse of the Year Award 28/08/13
The Group One QIPCO Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood last month appeared one of the defining races of 2013 when Toronado (70 points) swooped late to beat Dawn Approach (112) but both three-year-olds have been beaten since, meaning the race for the Cartier Horse Of The Year title has become much more open.

Crabbie's to Sponsor Grand National 28/08/13
Crabbie’s, the UK’s number one selling Alcoholic Ginger Beer, was unveiled today as the new official title sponsor of the Grand National and Grand National Festival at Aintree. The three-year deal between Crabbie’s and Aintree will see the world’s most famous steeplechase run for a £1 million purse for the first time.

Rex Impresses Despite York Defeat 27/08/13
William Haggas’ Rex Imperator managed to enhance his growing reputation among racing fans despite losing out to Sirius Prospect in a dramatic renewal of the listed Betfred City of York Stakes on the final day of the Ebor Festival at York.

Sectional analysis: Trading went hell for Leather 24/08/13
What are we to make of the Judmmonte International? Declaration Of War ran a faster time than Frankel did in the same race by 0.85 seconds but this means absolutely nothing.

Abbey Looks on the Road to Recovery 14/08/13
The news that star middle distance performer, St Nicholas Abbey, appears to be on the road to recovery after sustaining a badly broken leg comes as a relief to his many fans in the racing world.

Europe Romp to Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Victory 10/08/13
Gerald Mosse captained the Europe team to a decisive victory in the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup at Ascot, took the Silver Saddle for being leading rider of the competition and also received the ride of the day accolade.

Three Simple Lessons from the Glorious Goodwood Sectionals 03/08/13
Angus McNae takes a look at the Turftrax sectional times at Glorious Goodwood and takes the guess work out of post-race analysis.

Three-Year-Olds Versus Older Horses for Cartier Horse of the Year 07/08/13
The latest Duel on the Downs came to fruition in a big way at Goodwood on July 31 when the Group One QIPCO Sussex Stakes, the highlight of Glorious Goodwood, saw Toronado swoop late and wide under a perfect Richard Hughes ride to beat Dawn Approach.

First Furlong Crucial to Sussex Outcome 31/07/13
The sectional times courtesy of Turftrax were very interesting as regards Wednesday's Sussex Stakes. It looked to be a strongly run race and the numbers confirm that to be the case. Within that framework there are some revealing observations to be drawn.

McCain Planning Another National Win 24/07/13
Donald McCain could be aiming his talented seven-year old, Super Duty, at the 2014 Grand National this season, a race his family name is steeped in history in.

Goldie Considering Ambitious Ascot-Goodwood Double 22/07/13
Last year's Stewards' Cup hero Hawkeyethenoo is on course to defend his crown with trainer Jim Goldie eyeing another major prize at Ascot this weekend en route to the famous six-furlong heritage handicap at Glorious Goodwood on Saturday, August 3.

Lee Westwood's Hoof It Handed Stewards' Cup Target after York Return 19/07/13
Hoof It, owned by leading golfer Lee Westwood and his agent Chubby Chandler, will bid for a repeat victory in the £100,000 Stewards' Cup on the fifth and final day of Glorious Goodwood, Saturday, August 3.

£45m Cheltenham Racecourse Development Project Achieves Planning Consent 19/07/13
Cheltenham Borough Council last night gave planning consent to The Jockey Club's proposed £45 million development project at its flagship Cheltenham Racecourse.

Bolger Hoping Trading Leather is up to King George Challenge at Ascot 18/07/13
Trading Leather is on course for a tilt at Ascot’s midsummer highlight, the £1-million King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes over a mile and a half on Saturday, July 27.

Hat-Trick Seeking Harrison George on Target for Stewards' Cup 17/07/13
Harrison George will be chasing a hat-trick when he lines up in the £100,000 Stewards' Cup over six furlongs on the final day of Glorious Goodwood, Saturday, August 3.

Sky Lantern Heads Cartier Horse Of The Year Standings Despite Newmarket Defeat 17/07/13
Newmarket's three-day Piper-Heidsieck July Festival and the Group One Coral-Eclipse at Sandown have had a major impact on the standings for the 2013 Cartier Racing Awards.

Novellist Aiming for Another German Fairytale in King George
Following the historic success of Danedream 12 months ago, there is another strong German challenge for the £1-million King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes with Novellist on course for the midsummer highlight at Ascot on Saturday, July 27.

Horse Racing Handicapping – Essential Factors 16/07/13
Connoisseurs know that handicapping is one of the most intimidating aspects of horse racing wagering.

Fragile Beshabar has 2014 Grand National Target 16/07/13
Fans of the 2011 Scottish Grand National hero, Beshabar, will be hoping that 2014 is a luckier year than the previous two for the talented stayer who has been plagued by injuries since his finest hour.

Race Specialist, Cappa Bleu, Set for Another Grand National Spin 10/07/13
The old adage of ‘horses for courses’ never rang truer than in the case of the Evan Williams-trained stayer, Cappa Bleu, who once again ran a tremendous race at Aintree in April to finish runner-up in the John Smith’s Grand National.

Baker Hoping Humidor Can Rise to Stewards’ Cup Challenge 10/07/13
Fresh from a first Royal Ascot success, trainer George Baker is eyeing another major landmark with Humidor (9st 4lb) in the £100,000 Stewards’ Cup at Glorious Goodwood on Saturday, August 3.

Cox Considering Betfred Mile Options at Glorious Goodwood 10/07/13
Weights are revealed today for the £130,000 Betfred Mile, the feature race on day four of Glorious Goodwood, Friday, August 2.

Newmarket Ready for Exciting July Festival Meeting 10/07/13
The July Festival at Newmarket is always one of the highlights of flat racing's summer period and this year’s meeting, which runs from Thursday 11th - Saturday 13th, shouldn't disappoint.

All Six Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Races Live on Channel 4
Following last month's showcase of all 30 Royal Ascot races live on Channel 4, racing's sole broadcaster has agreed full coverage of the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup across their media platforms.

Juveniles Begin to Make Their Mark on Flat Season 02/07/13
We take a look at some of the two-year-olds who have caught our eye so far in 2013 and are worthwhile following through the summer and in to the key two year old champion races in the Autumn.

July's Summer Feast of Racing
It's a case of seconds out and round two as the first three home in last month's Prince of Wales's Stakes meet again in the Coral Eclipse Stakes at Sandown on July 6.

Leading National Hunt Names Look to Continue Where They Left Off at Ascot in Northumberland Plate 27/06/13
National Hunt trainers have long had a foray into the flat racing scene and Nicky Henderson and Jonjo O’Neill both managed to stamp their authority on Royal Ascot last week.

Fabulous Royal Ascot Shakes Up Standings for Cartier Racing Awards 27/06/13
Royal Ascot offers a fabulous week of the world’s best Flat racing and the 2013 renewal, which took place from Tuesday, June 18 through to Saturday, June 22, provided some outstanding performances that will live long in the memory.

Kingdom Remains a Class Act Despite Ascot Flop 21/06/13
An attempt to win the Queen Anne Stakes, on the opening day of Royal Ascot, all went horribly wrong for the Graham Motion-trained Dubai World Cup winner Animal Kingdom.

International Challengers Morning & Press Conference 14/06/13
Animal Kingdom, trained in America by Graham Motion, has won two of the world’s major races – the Kentucky Derby and the Dubai World Cup – and is now aiming to succeed at Royal Ascot next week.

It is Cecil the Man Who Stands Apart 13/06/13
I will miss Sir Henry Cecil, not because he was a superb racehorse trainer who instinctively knew how to train the thoroughbred but because he was a man whose strength of character set him apart.

Mince Back on Royal Ascot Menu 12/06/13
The King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot next week could still be on the cards for Mince, despite suffering a surprise defeat last time out.

Sir Henry Cecil Tribute 11/06/13
Legendary racehorse trainer Sir Henry Cecil died on Tuesday, 11th June 2013, at the age of 70 following a long battle with stomach cancer.

Wohler Lines Up Ascot Foray 11/06/13
Trainer Andreas Wohler is heading to Royal Ascot with a couple of outside chances, fresh from breaking new ground by saddling Germany's first runner in this year's Investec Derby.

Ballydoyle Announces Ascot Plans 10/06/13
Aidan O’Brien has announced running plans for some of the top Ballydoyle prospects at Royal Ascot 2013.

Magician to Perform at Royal Ascot 10/06/13
Irish 2,000 Guineas winner Magician is a likely runner in the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Pink Team Praying for Royal Ascot Rain 07/06/13
Newmarket trainer Chris Wall would welcome a break in the current dry weather to enable Intense Pink to run at Royal Ascot.

Royal Ascot: A Horse Racing Spectacle Like No Other 06/06/13
Quite simply, Royal Ascot is a unique event in the horse racing calendar. There is nothing else quite like the enthralling mixture of racing excellence and style that this annual gathering brings.

Race for 2013 Cartier Racing Awards Underway 06/06/13
Sajjhaa leads the way in the first standings issued for the 2013 Cartier Racing Awards after recording four victories from five stars this year.

Royal Ascot Target for Flying Thistle Bird 06/06/13
Roger Charlton has his string in fine form ahead of the forthcoming Royal Ascot fixture, and he will be hoping his good run continues as Thistle Bird bids for the Duke of Cambridge Stakes.

Number Theory Going for Gold 06/06/13
John Holt's Number Theory will head for the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot after his fine effort in the Henry II Stakes at Sandown on May 30.

Royal Ascot Not in Telescope's Sights 05/06/13
Telescope will not make an appearance at Ascot 2013, Sir Michael Stoute deciding to keep him back for later in the season. Greatwood is now set to be Highclere Thoroughbred Racing's only representative at the Royal meeting.

Royal Ascot Redemption Aim for Banoffee 04/06/13
Banoffee passed the post well beaten in seventh place in the Investec Oaks at Epsom, but could aim to repair her reputation in the Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot on June 20.

Royal Ascot Return on the Cards for Junior 03/06/13
The veteran Junior is set to make an appearance at Royal Ascot 2013 in either the Ascot Stakes on Tuesday June 18, or the Queen Alexandra Stakes on Saturday June 22.

June's Top Action 31/05/13
Every Flat racing fan knows that Epsom's idiosyncrasies remain a key part of the course's unique appeal yet year after year they continue to unsettle even the smartest of horses but in time-honoured fashion, the Epsom Derby is almost always won by the very best horse.

Say Each-Way is the Call for The Oaks 31/05/13
In my opinion Secret Gesture is a very solid favourite for the Investec Oaks, but was the Lingfield Oaks trial her big day?

Vintage Investec Derby in Prospect 27/05/13
The 234th running of the Investec Derby, the most famous Classic of all, has 15 contenders going forward after today's £75,000 supplementary entry and five-day confirmation stages.

The Absolute Beginners Guide to Betting on the Nags! 20/05/13
Are you one those of people who promise yourself every year that you are going to get to hang of betting on horses at the races? Don’t know your odds from your accumulators, well let’s figure it out. Derby Day is coming up on the 1st June 2013 so let’s get up to speed.

Unbeaten Dawn Approach Among 24 Remaining in Investec Derby 17/05/13
The unbeaten Dawn Approach features in 24 colts going forward in the 2013 Investec Derby, the premier Classic run at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 1.

Cocked Hat Option for Progressive Spillway 15/05/13
Goodwood plays host to the exciting May Festival of horseracing on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 23, 24 and 25.

Burke Hoping Libertarian Can Bounce Back in Dante 15/05/13
The Group Two Betfred Dante Stakes at York is always an informative trial for the Investec Derby, the premier British Classic which is staged at Epsom Downs on June 1.

Look Towards Thursday's Dante Stakes for Late Derby Clues 14/05/13
The Dante Stakes is synonymous with unearthing Epsom Derby candidates and a cursory scan of the illustrious roll of honour emphasises the Group Two’s ability to produce Classic winners.

Style Reigns in French 2000 Guineas 13/05/13
The Group 1 Poule d’Essai de Poulains – the French 2000 Guineas – went the way of the impressive Nicholas Clement-trained Style Vendome who may now be destined for a trip to Royal Ascot next month for the St James’s Palace Stakes.

Rosie Napravnik Amongst International Stars in Shergar Cup
Rosie Napravnik, one of North America’s leading jockeys, and Lisa Allpress, the best female jockey that New Zealand has ever produced, will join Britain’s best, Hayley Turner (Captain), in the Girls Team for the 2013 Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup at Ascot on Saturday 10 August.

Epsom Derby Can Provide New Dawn for Godolphin 07/05/13
The dust may have settled on a busy weekend at Newmarket but what exactly have we learnt from the first two classics of the season in the Rowley Mile?

Investec Specialist Bank ‘Dash’ Target for La Fortunata 01/05/13
A total of 59 entries have been received for the £100,000 Investec Specialist Bank ‘Dash’, run over the fastest five furlongs in the world at Epsom Downs on Investec Derby Day, Saturday, June 1.

Moonstone Magic Aiming to Conquer at Goodwood 30/04/13
Goodwood Racecourse welcomes in the new season on Opening Saturday, May 4, with a pair of Listed races for fillies and mares as the highlights of a classy seven-race card.

Al Zarooni Case May Just be the Beginning 27/04/13
Mahmood Al Zarooni has rightly been given what is effectively a career-ending disqualification after overseeing the administration of anabolic steroids to 15 horses in his care.

Exciting Bet365 Gold Cup Chase to Bring Down National Hunt Curtain 26/04/13
This weekend sees a thrilling National Hunt season come to an end with the Bet365 Gold Cup at Sandown promising to be a fitting finale.

Punter's Diary - May Blossoms 25/04/13
The first proper turf Flat action takes place at Newmarket for the Guineas meeting on the first weekend of the month.

A Dozen Nations Come Together in Royal Ascot Group One Entries 25/04/13
Exciting global entries have been revealed for the seven Group One races run this year at Royal Ascot, which takes place from Tuesday, June 18 to Saturday, June 22 inclusive.

Racing Returns to Goodwood on Saturday, May 4 23/04/13
Goodwood Racecourse stages its first fixture of the new Flat season on Opening Saturday, May 4. The seven-race card is headlined by £40,000 Listed Betfred The Bonus King EBF Daisy Warwick Stakes and the £40,000 Listed Betfred Mobile Casino British Stallion Studs EBF Conqueror Stakes.

Horse Racing Basics – Parlay Betting 23/04/13
The immediate goal of every horse racing bettor is to establish an edge. The significance of this edge can never be overstated. Only its existence you can give any sort of meaning to the entire activity.

King of the Coral Scottish Grand National 20/04/13
Alan King was the proudest man at Ayr Racecourse on Saturday when Godsmejudge crossed the line a four length winner of the Coral Scottish Grand National.

Mares to the Fore on Day Two of April Meeting 17/04/13
The April Meeting at Cheltenham concludes tomorrow (April 18) with a cracking eight-race card in which three Listed contests for mares take centre stage.

Trainer Alan Bailey Could Have First Runner in Investec Derby 16/04/13
The British Flat season steps up a gear this week with plenty of Classic clues on display in the trials taking place at Newmarket and Newbury.

Battle Of Marengo Shortened for Derby Victory After Ballysax Win 16/04/13
A brief scan down the illustrious roll of honour of Leopardstown’s Ballysax Stakes immediately highlights that it is definitely a race that can provide clues for the forthcoming classics, especially when the winner is trained by Aidan O'Brien.

Honeyball Trio on Course for Cheltenham Listed Contests 16/04/13
Trainer Anthony Honeyball will be doubly represented by Maries Des Anges and Jackies Solitaire in the £25,000 Listed EBF/Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association Mares’ Novices’ Chase Finale at Cheltenham on Thursday, April 18.

Godolphin May be Counting on Number as Main Derby Contender
It could well transpire that from a host of entries into the Group 1 Investec Derby, Godolphin’s Secret Number may prove to be the standard-bearer for the Dubaian team at Epsom.

Champion Court Lined Up for Cheltenham Run 12/04/13
Trainer Martin Keighley is hoping stable star Champion Court can get back to winning ways in the £50,000 Grade Two Macmillan Cancer Support Silver Trophy Limited Handicap Chase on Wednesday, April 17.

Can Aurora Land The Double? 12/04/13
The big players of jumps racing are heading north of the border on Friday 19th and Saturday 20th April, for the 2013 Coral Scottish Grand National Festival at Ayr Racecourse.

Gigginstown Duo First Lieutenant and Sir Des Champs Both Going for Gold 11/04/13
First Lieutenant, an impressive winner of Aintree's Grade 1 Betfred Bowl on Friday, is likely to join Gigginstown House Stud's strong team in what promises to be a great renewal of the €150,000 the Bet Online With The Punchestown Gold Cup at the Punchestown Festival on Wednesday, April 24.

Solwhit Scintillating in Liverpool Hurdle 06/04/13
World Hurdle hero Solwhit turned in another superb display in the hands of Paul Carberry to claim the John Smith's Liverpool Hurdle at Aintree.

Special Tiara Takes Maghull Novices' Chase 06/04/13
Bryan Cooper's great season continued as he guided Special Tiara to victory in the John Smith's Maghull Novices' Chase at Aintree.

Ubak Storms Home in Mersey Novices' Hurdle 06/04/13
Gary Moore's Ubak shed his maiden tag in some style by running out a surprise winner of the John Smith's Mersey Novices' Hurdle at Aintree.

At Fishers Cross Classy Winner of Sefton Hurdle 05/04/13
At Fishers Cross won his sixth race from as many starts this season with a brilliant performance in the John Smith's Sefton Novices' Hurdle at Aintree, completing a double on the day for Tony McCoy and his retaining owner JP McManus after the victory of My Tent Or Yours.

Triolo D'Alene Wins Topham for Henderson 05/04/13
Triolo D'Alene held on to claim a thrilling John Smith's Topham Chase at Aintree for the red-hot combination of Nicky Henderson and Barry Geraghty.

Sprinter Sacre Sublime in Melling Chase 05/04/13
Sprinter Sacre put up yet another superb performance to win the John Smith's Melling Chase at Aintree.

Dynaste in Mildmay Stroll 05/04/13
Dynaste went one place better after his surprise defeat at the Cheltenham Festival with a smart display in the John Smith's Mildmay Novices' Chase at Aintree.

My Tent Or Yours Strolls Up in Top Novices' Hurdle 05/04/13
My Tent Or Yours bounced back from his Cheltenham Festival reverse with a scintillating display under Tony McCoy in the Rose Appeal Supports Alder Hey Top Novices' Hurdle at Aintree.

Henderson Hoping Gold Can Bring Back National Crown 04/04/13
Nicky Henderson looks very much as though he is on his way to finally wrestling the National Hunt trainers’ championship away from Paul Nicholls, and a win for his lively outsider Roberto Goldback in Saturday’s feature John Smith’s Grand National at Aintree would just about seal the deal.

Tartan Snow Settles On Fox Hunters' Prize 04/04/13
Tartan Snow, a 100-1 chance, edged out Cool Friend in a thrilling finish to the John Smith's Fox Hunters' Chase at Aintree.

Zarkandar Battles to Aintree Prize 04/04/13
Zarkandar rallied bravely to deny The New One in the John Smith's Aintree Hurdle.

First Lieutenant Takes Charge of Betred Bowl 04/04/13
Ryanair Chase runner-up First Lieutenant (7-2) went one better with a determined performance in the Betfred Bowl Chase at Aintree.

L'Unique Claims Matalan Prize 04/04/13
L'Unique (10-1) turned the form of the Adonis Hurdle on its head by giving Alan King a fourth victory in the Matalan Anniversary 4-Y-O Juvenile Hurdle at Aintree.

Punchestown Team Count Down Towards Best-Ever Festival
Punchestown Racecourse’s General Manager, Dick O’Sullivan, today looked forward to what could be one of the greatest-ever Irish National Hunt Festivals at the CountyKildare course.

Grand National Horses Can Go on to Make History 21/03/13
This year, the John Smith's Grand National Event will run from Thursday 4 April through Saturday 6 April. For three brilliant days, the atmosphere at Aintree Racecourse will be nothing short of electric as the excitement and suspense grows toward the start of the Grand National on the Saturday.

Donald McCain Hoping to be Triple-Handed in Grand National 20/03/13
Trainer Donald McCain has four entries still entered in the 2013 John Smith's Grand National and is hoping to have three runners.

Royal Ascot Prize Money Reaches £5 Million for the First Time
Prize money at Royal Ascot will be a record £5 million this year, representing an increase of £500,000 (11%) from 2012 and Ascot is delighted to announce that the Windsor Forest Stakes has been renamed the Duke of Cambridge Stakes.

Mad March Blooms 01/03/13
When the first days of March dawn and the gentler weather becomes more of a common feature, racing fans turn on the radio, pick up a paper, peer at the internet, switch on the television and hardly a moment goes by without someone banging the drum for the four magical days of the Cheltenham Festival.

Horse Racing Betting 01/03/13
A day out at the races is sure to be a glamorous affair; smart suits and stylish dresses, pimms and champagne and ending the day with pockets overflowing with all those winnings.

Horse Racing Tips 25/02/13
The popularity of horse racing betting has declined significantly in recent years. The reasons behind the phenomena are obvious: living in the age of instant gratification, most bettors, or rather would-be bettors find the system behind horse racing an extremely intricate and rather intimidating one.

Bowen Targets Grand National with Always Waining 22/02/13
Aintree specialist Always Waining remains on course for a tilt at the John Smith's Grand National at Aintree on Saturday, April 6, after making his seasonal return at Doncaster on Wednesday, February 20.

QTS Group to Sponsor Scottish Champion Hurdle 22/02/13
The QTS Group is the new sponsor of the Scottish Champion Hurdle at Ayr Racecourse - the richest and most prestigious hurdle race in Scotland.

On His Own Now Clear Favourite for John Smith’s Grand National 21/02/13
The Willie Mullins-trained On His Own has advanced to market leader with most firms after putting up a tremendous performance on his first run over timber for nearly two years.

Ruby Sparkles in Build-up to Title Defence 19/02/13
Rock On Ruby, winner of last season’s Stan James Champion Hurdle, continues to please his trainer, Harry Fry, as he builds up to the defence of his hurdling crown on the opening day of the next month’s Cheltenham Festival.

Festival Glory Boost to Flourishing Career of Rebecca Curtis 14/02/13
Trainer Rebecca Curtis goes into the Cheltenham Festival hoping to build on her breakthrough success at last year's event with At Fishers Cross, the current favourite for the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle.

Henderson Leads The Pack At The Festival 14/02/13
Trainer Nicky Henderson saddled a record seven winners at The Festival in 2012, taking his total successes at the meeting to 46.

Cheltenham Championship Contests Take Shape 13/02/13
There is now just under four weeks until The Festival 2013 gets underway and the countdown intensifies today with the unveiling of the latest acceptors for the five Grade One championship contests following the February 12 scratchings deadline.

John Smith's Grand National Opinions Of Trainers, Owners & The Handicapper at The Launch 13/02/13
The John's Smith's Grand National Launch took place in London on Tuesday, February 12, when the weights for the world's most famous chase, run at Aintree on April 6, were unveiled.

Bay Increasingly Likely to Target World Hurdle 12/02/13
The high-class and tremendously versatile old stager, Tidal Bay, looks increasingly likely to bid for the Grade 1 Ladbrokes World Hurdle at next month’s Cheltenham Festival, in preference to having another crack at the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Weights for John Smith's Grand National Revealed on Tuesday, February 12 08/02/13
The countdown to this year’s John Smith’s Grand National continues on Tuesday, February 12, when the annual launch is held in London and includes the eagerly-anticipated unveiling of the weights for the world’s greatest chase.

Nick Scholfield Inspired by First Cheltenham Festival Success 08/02/13
Since riding his first winner in an amateurs’ race at Newbury in 2006, Nick Scholfield has established himself as one of Jump racing’s brightest young talents and already has three high-profile rides to look forward to at the 2013 Cheltenham Festival.

Champion Hurdle Trial Rerouted to Doncaster 01/02/13
There will be a Champion Hurdle trial at Doncaster on Monday, after the additional fixture's 2m½f Listed race attracted big names such as Darlan and Countrywide Flame.

Fab February Warmers- Punter's Diary 30/01/13
The bell sounds for February's jumps action with the Welsh Champion Hurdle at Ffos Las on February 2. Most racing at the Welsh venue is of a humdrum nature but this is the one decent race that they hold all year.

Frankel The New Benchmark Of Equine Excellence 15/01/13
Sir Henry Cecil's colt was awarded a final mark of 140 in the World Thoroughbred Rankings after signing off his racing career unbeaten in 14 starts.

Commander Moves Another Step Closer to Racecourse Return
The 2010 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Imperial Commander has moved another step closer to his anticipated racecourse return in the Grade 2 Argento Chase at Cheltenham on January 26.

Horse Racing Bets 14/01/13
The popularity of horse racing has seen quite a dip in recent years. Although the reasons are numerous and some of them are rather intricate indeed, the most important factor is the perceived intricacy surrounding the various wager types that can be placed on individual races.

Tartak Runs Again at Cheltenham on New Year’s Day 20/12/12
Tartak is on course for a third consecutive outing at Cheltenham as his trainer Tim Vaughan eyes a tilt at the £50,000 Grade Three New Year’s Day Handicap Chase, the highlight of an exciting seven-race card on New Year’s Day, Tuesday, January 1, 2013.

Nick & Jane Williams Win the 2012 Crystal Cup 14/12/12
Nick Williams, from Devon, is the leading trainer of the 2012 Crystal Cup series and his wife Jane the leading owner. James Reveley finished the series as the leading jockey and Maljimar was awarded the trophy for the leading horse.

Blow for Hobbs as Fingal Bay Suffers Injury 14/12/12
The Philip Hobbs stable has been dealt a big blow with the news that the smart novice chase prospect, Fingal Bay, will miss the rest of the campaign after sustaining a tendon injury.

Stars Galore in 2014 Investec Derby 12/12/12
No less than 33 yearlings from the first crop of the brilliant Sea The Stars are among the 406 glittering entries revealed today for the 2014 Investec Derby.

Little Josh Takes Grand Sefton 08/12/12
Nigel Twiston-Davies and his jockey son Sam took the £60,000 Betfred 'Goals Galore' Grand Sefton Handicap Chase with 10-year-old and 7/2 favourite Little Josh.

Veteran Hello Bud Wins Becher Chase 08/12/12
Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies and his jockey son Sam enjoyed an emotional success with 14-year-old Hello Bud in the Betfred Becher Handicap Chase.

Walkon Heads 36 for December Gold Cup 29/11/12
Alan King is bidding for Cheltenham compensation with Walkon in the £100,000 Grade Three Paul Stewart IronSpine Charity Challenge Gold Cup over two miles and five furlongs on day two of The International, Saturday, December 15.

Trustan Times Defies Top-Weight in Fixed Brush Hurdle 24/11/12
Trustan Times gamely held off Holywell by two and three quarter lengths to win the £80,000 Betfair. Don't Settle For Less "Fixed Brush" Handicap Hurdle over three miles.

Silviniaco Conti Makes All in Betfair Chase 24/11/12
Silviniaco Conti, trained by Paul Nicholls, made all under Ruby Walsh to win the Betfair Chase in terrific style from the 2011 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Long Run, passing the post at Haydock Park two and a half lengths to the good.

Waley-Cohen Ready for a Win 23/11/12
Amateur jockey Sam Waley-Cohen has admitted that some of the criticism he received when Long Run only managed one win in four runs did hurt him, but that he is ready for a win in Saturday’s Betfair Chase at Haydock.

Imperial Commander Misses Out on Betfair Chase 22/11/12
2010 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Imperial Commander has been ruled out of the Betfair Chase this weekend due to injury. The 11-year-old burst a blood vessel in the 2011 Gold Cup and hasn’t been able to race since.

Tea Installed Favourite for Coral Welsh National 22/11/12
Despite performing below expectations on his seasonal reappearance at Cheltenham’s November fixture, Rebecca Curtis’ talented Teaforthree has been installed as the 7/1 ante-post favourite in the horse racing betting for the gruelling Welsh National.

Cheltenham Open Meeting Market Movers 19/11/12
The Open Meeting at Cheltenham this past weekend not only provided three days of great entertainment, with the Paddy Power Gold Cup being the feature race, but it was the first opportunity of the new National Hunt season to see a number of stars of Jumps Racing set out on the road to the Cheltenham Festival.

King George Hope, Hunt Ball, Returns to the Fray 16/11/12
Hunt Ball, the fairytale success story of last National Hunt season, sets out on the road to what is expected to be the top of the tree this term when he contests Saturday’s Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham.

Angus McNae’s Five to Follow 15/11/12
I have ranked them so that my number one selection is the horse I am most excited about and you know what that means for number five!

Tanya Stevenson’s Five To Follow 15/11/12
As requested by the editor, Tanya has come up with a Five To Follow for the National Hunt season.

Frankel Night at the Cartier Racing Awards 15/11/12
Many of the team behind the brilliant Frankel were at the 22nd annual Cartier Racing Awards on Tuesday night to share three prizes won by what many consider to have been the best horse, certainly of recent times, and maybe ever.

Frankel is Cartier Horse of the Year Again 14/11/12
The amazing Frankel, one of the best racehorses if not the greatest ever, has been named Cartier Horse Of The Year for an unprecedented second successive time at the 2012 Cartier Racing Awards.

Nominations for the 2012 Cartier Racing Awards 10/11/12
Tremendous nominations for the 22nd annual Cartier Racing Awards, European horseracing’s equivalent of the Oscars, are revealed today, Friday, November 9.

Basic Horse Racing Betting Tips 06/11/12
Betting on the horses is great, and for those who know what they’re doing, it can indeed represent a more than decent source of revenue.

November Fireworks 01/11/12
November's jumps action strikes a familiar note with the Charlie Hall Chase on the 3rd of the month ushering in the start of the National Hunt season proper.

Racecourse Award for Isle Of Skye Whisky 01/11/12
A leading Scotch whisky has won a coveted award at the prestigious Piper-Heidsieck National Racecourse Catering Awards.

Breeders’ Cup Looks Sure to Shake Up Cartier Standings 01/11/12
The 29th Breeders’ Cup takes place this Friday and Saturday, November 2 and 3, at Santa Anita Park, USA, and, with a strong European-trained contingent over the two days, there could well be significant changes in the points standings for the 2012 Cartier Racing Awards.

Kauto Star Has Been Retired 31/10/12
Paul Nicholls has confirmed that the superstar gelding Kauto Star has run his final race.

Excelebration States Breeders’ Cup Mile Case Loud and Clear
Excelebration has been cut to 7/4 ante-post favourite in the Breeders Cup Mile Betting with most British firms ahead of local star Wise Dan (3/1).

Cape Tribulation Returns to Hurdles at Wetherby 25/10/12
Malcolm Jefferson’s Cape Tribulation is set to return to action over hurdles in the £32,000 Grade Two John Smith’s Hurdle over three miles and a furlong at Wetherby on Saturday, November 3, 2012, day two of the bet365 Charlie Hall Meeting.

None Better Than Frankel - Cecil 25/10/12
“I cannot believe in the history of racing that there has ever been a better racehorse” and many would agree with trainer Sir Henry Cecil following Frankel’s success in the QIPCO Champion Stakes at Ascot on QIPCO British Champions Day, October 20.

European Runners Dominate Melbourne Cup Market 25/10/12
Despite the opposition having to travel halfway around the world to take them on in their own backyard the home team look to have it all to do against a particularly strong European challenge for the forthcoming Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 6.

Midnight Chase On Course for Wetherby 24/10/12
Trainer Neil Mulholland believes his stable star Midnight Chase is as good as ever as he prepares the 10-year-old’s seasonal return in the £100,000 bet365 Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby on Saturday, November 3, 2012.

Dettori Leaves Godolphin 23/10/12
Frankie Dettori is to leave Godolphin after being retained rider to Sheikh Mohammed's operation for 18 years.

Superstar Frankel Bows Out With Champion Stakes Victory 20/10/12
All eyes were on Frankel as he landed the 14th and last victory of his unbeaten career taking the Qipco Champion Stakes at Ascot.

Rite Of Passage Prevails in Long Distance Cup 20/10/12
Dermot Weld reaped the rewards of a brilliant training performance when he produced Rite Of Passage fit from a lengthy lay-off to win the Qipco British Champions Long Distance Cup at Ascot.

Mighty Maarek Takes Champions Sprint 20/10/12
Maarek got a fine run through on the stands rail to take the Qipco British Champions Sprint Stakes at Ascot.

Sapphire Sparkles in Filles & Mares Stakes 20/10/12
Sapphire stayed on strongly to deny perennial bridesmaid Shirocco Star in the Qipco British Champions Fillies' And Mares' Stakes at Ascot.

Excelebration Outstanding in Queen Elizabeth II Stakes 20/10/12
After suffering defeat five times by Frankel, the Aidan O'Brien-trained Excelebration finally enjoyed his moment of glory when romping away with the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot.

Sectionals Prove Dettori Still Master of His Art 15/10/12
If you needed more evidence that Frankie Dettori is still at the top of his game, and for the life of me I do not see why you need any verification, then watch his ride on Joshua Tree in the Canadian International at Woodbine over the weekend.

Just The Judge Holds Court in Rockfel 13/10/12
Dubai Future Champions Day 2012 provided some outstanding two-year-old performances and Just The Judge became the third horse to preserve an unbeaten record when she registered a gutsy length and three quarters success in the Group Two Rockfel Stakes.

Aaim To Prosper Makes Cesarewitch History 13/10/12
Aaim To Prosper created history by becoming the first horse to win the Betfred Cesarewitch twice.

Dawn Approach Crowned Dewhurst Champion 13/10/12
Dawn Approach made it six out of six when registering a comfortable two and three-quarter length success in the Group One Darley Dewhurst Stakes.

Reckless Abandon Blazes Middle Park Trail 13/10/12
Jockey Gerald Mosse was full of praise for Reckless Abandon after the Exchange Rate juvenile retained his unbeaten record with a gutsy front-running performance in the Group One Middle Park Stakes.

All Eyes on Frankel Heading into Final Furlong 12/10/12
The winners of the 2012 Cartier Racing Awards will be unveiled in little over a month’s time and QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot on October 20 is sure to play a pivotal role in the battle for honours.

Olympiad the Pick to Win Gold in Cesarewitch 11/10/12
Sponsors Betfred have reported plenty of money this week for the Dermot Weld entry, Olympiad, ahead of the Cesarewitch, which takes place on the Rowley Mile course, over 2m2f at Newmarket on Saturday afternoon.

Quicksilver Launches New Mobile App 11/10/12
Popular gaming website, Quicksilver has launched a brand new mobile application which allows its players to enjoy a wide selection of casino, bingo and slot machine games on the go.

Premature Effort Floors Orfevre! 08/10/12
There is little doubt that Solemia was a worthy winner of the Arc on Sunday, but that does not mean that she was the best horse in the race, that mantle must belong to Orfevre for a number of reasons.

Sea Moon Out to Fire Stoute Back Into the Limelight 05/10/12
The great Sir Michael Stoute had a fairly lean time of things last season and things this term have been only marginally better.

Albertas Run to Return to Old Roan Chase 05/10/12
The £65,000 Grade Two Betfred Monet’s Garden Old Roan Chase is the highlight on an exciting seven-race card at Aintree on Betfred Old Roan Chase Day, Saturday, October 27, 2012. Launches Free Sports Betting Tips App 03/10/12, the Sports Betting Community, has launched a free sports betting tips app. The app gives access to free betting tips and expert opinions across a range of sporting events.

Dawn Approach Warms Up for Dubai Dewhurst Stakes 03/10/12
Dawn Approach warmed up for his October 13 Dubai Dewhurst Stakes engagement with a solid work-out under big-race jockey Kevin Manning on Tuesday morning.

British Horseracing's 2013 Fixture List Published 01/10/12
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) today publishes the Fixture List for 2013, confirming an increase of eight in the overall number of fixtures to make a total of 1,464.

Certify Impressive in Shadwell Fillies' Mile 28/09/12
Certify provided Godolphin with their third consecutive success in the Group One Shadwell Fillies’ Mile as the daughter of Elusive Quality forged clear under Mickael Barzalona.

Penitent is Persistent to Land Nayef Joel Stakes 28/09/12
Penitent bagged another Group Two success when making all the running under Daniel Tudhope to win the Nayef Joel Stakes by a neck from Andrew Balding’s Side Glance.

Rosdhu Queen Ready for Newmarket 27/09/12
Unbeaten filly Rosdhu Queen is among 15 two-year-olds left in the Jaguar Cars Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday.

Captain Ramius Sails Home in Ayr Gold Cup 22/09/12
The Kevin Ryan trained Captain Ramius held off a late charge form Regal Parade to claim the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup, the richest sprint handicap in Europe.

Burke Maps Out Ambitious Campaign for Hunt Ball 21/09/12
Trainer Keiren Burke has spoken of his plans this season for last term’s biggest fairytale success Hunt Ball, the horse who went from being no more than a selling plater to a Cheltenham Festival winner in the space of five months.

All Change in Arc Betting after Trials 19/09/12
With just over two weeks to go before Europe’s most prestigious horse race, the Prix de L'arc de Triomphe, its antepost market has seen a number of significant changes following last weekend’s three trials together with the outcome of Doncaster's St Leger.

Nanton on Betfred Cesarewitch Trial at Newmarket 19/09/12
Jim Goldie is likely to be double-handed, saddling both Nanton and Gordonsville, in the £50,000 Betfred Cesarewitch Trial (3.55pm) over a two and quarter miles on Newmarket's Rowley Mile course on Saturday, September 22.

Arc de Triomphe Market Coming to Boil After Key Weekend Trials
Next month’s eagerly anticipated renewal of the Group 1 Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe on October 7 at Longchamp is boiling up into a fascinating contest.

Camelot's St Leger Run Five Pounds Below His Best 18/09/12
Triple Crown chasing Camelot ran five pounds below his best in the Ladbrokes St Leger according to the official BHA ratings for the race.

Swinburn Wants Camelot to Race in the Arc 17/09/12
Former jockey Walter Swinburn believes that Camelot should take part in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe next month.

What Next For Camelot After Failed Triple Crown Bid? 17/09/12
After months of anticipation and a build-up to a race that for the first time in many years had put UK racing's oldest classic back in the headlines, Saturday's St Leger failed to deliver what every fan had hoped to see, the crowning of the first "Triple Crown" winner since Nijinsky in 1970.

Outsider Libranno Takes Park Stakes 15/09/12
Trainer Richard Hannon went into the Group Two OLBG Park stakes double-handed but it was the less fancied of his two runners, 16/1 shot Libranno, that came up with the spoils, winning by half-a-length.

Encke Foils Camelot in Bid for Triple Crown 15/09/12
Camelot failed in his bid to become the first Triple Crown winner since Nijinsky in 1970 as Encke claimed the Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster.

Toronado Cooks Up a Storm in Champagne Stakes 15/09/12
Toronado maintained his unbeaten record with a game front-running performance in the Group Two One Call Insurance Champagne Stakes.

Wild Coco Takes Park Hill Stakes 13/09/12
Rider Tom Queally praised his mount Wild Coco’s battling qualities after she powered through the field to overhaul clear leader Estimate in the straight and win the Group Two DFS Park Hill Stakes by a length and a quarter.

The Gold Cheongsam Takes 2 Year Old Stakes 13/09/12
The Gold Cheongsam may have been the only filly to line-up in the 21-runner Weatherbys Insurance £300,000 2-Y-O Stakes but the Red Clubs filly saw off all comers to register a gutsy neck success in the hands of Franny Norton and gain the lucrative first prize of £162,306.

Camelot Looking to Make History 13/09/12
Eight rivals stand between Camelot and a famous victory in the Ladbrokes St Ledger at Doncaster on Saturday as a win would of course seal the Triple Crown.

Reckless Abandon Joins Darley 05/09/12
Reckless Abandon, brilliant winner of last month’s Group 1 Darley Prix Morny at Deauville, has been purchased by Darley in a deal brokered by Blandford Bloodstock.

Fallon wants Frankel in the US 31/08/12
There has been plenty of speculation about what the famous horse will do after 13 races unbeaten and Fallon certainly has his own opinion.

St Leger 31/08/12
Camelot goes into the final Classic of the season, the St Leger at Doncaster, aiming to do what no colt has done since Njinsky in 1970 by winning the English Triple Crown.

Dream Result for Turner and Simcock in Chicago 31/08/12
Hayley Turner gave Newmarket handler David Simcock’s I’m A Dreamer a peach of a ride to win the coveted Grade 1 Beverley D Stakes at Arlington Park in Chicago on August 18.

Frankel Going for More Cartier Honours 30/08/12
Frankel, so impressive when tried over 10 furlongs for the first time in the Juddmonte International at York on August 22, has joined Camelot at the top of the latest point standings for the 2012 Cartier Horse Of The Year Award.

Edible Ebor Equine Returns to York Racecourse 23/08/12
York Racecourse Hospitality have been chopping, prepping and whisking Yorkshire Puds to make this year’s Edible Ebor Equine—a life size horse constructed entirely out of Yorkshire produce

Horse Racing Rules and Special Procedures 23/08/12
The multitude of rules and betting options are often cited as the biggest reason why wagering on the horses has seen such a major drop in popularity in recent years.

O’Brien Relishing Frankel Challenge 16/08/12
Horse racing trainer Aidan O’Brien is looking forward to sending out St Nicholas Abbey to challenge the world famous Frankel later this month when the two compete in the International Stakes at York.

Big Showdown on Cards Between Leading Irish Juveniles 14/08/12
The Aidan O’Brien-trained Mars and Jim Bolger’s Dawn Approach look set to lock horns at the Curragh on August 26, in what could prove a highly informative renewal of the Group 2 Galileo EBF Futurity Stakes over seven furlongs.

Pedro The Great Conquers Phoenix Stakes 12/08/12
Aidan O'Brien's Pedro The Great was a surprise winner of the feature event at the Curragh, the Keeneland Phoenix Stakes on August 12.

Rest of the World Team Win Shergar Cup 11/08/12
The Rest of the World team won the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup with 89 points as against 55 for Team Europe, 54 for The Girls and 46 for Great Britain & Ireland.

Girls Team Ready to Win Shergar Cup 10/08/12
Hayley Turner is in charge of the new Girls Team in which she is joined by star Canadians Chantal Sutherland and Emma-Jayne Wilson.

Frankel Closes Gap on Camelot in Cartier Standings 09/08/12
Frankel has reduced Camelot's lead in the latest point standings for the 2012 Cartier Horse Of The Year Award following a facile six-length success in the Group One QIPCO Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood on August 1.

Horse Racing – Handicapping Tips 03/08/12
Being able to properly handicap races is obviously instrumental in achieving any kind of results when betting on horse racing. Horse racing handicapping can be quite an intimidating undertaking for beginners though, hence its relative lack of popularity.

Camelot Set to Make History 26/07/12
Camelot could make history in this year’s Ladbrokes St Ledger as he looks to become the first horse to win the Triple Crown since 1970.

Mars Heads 99 for Juddmonte Royal Lodge Stakes 26/07/12
The £100,000 Group Two Juddmonte Royal Lodge Stakes, run over a mile at Newmarket on the final day of the Cambridgeshire Meeting, Saturday, September 29, 2012, was won in great fashion last season by the Aidan O’Brien-trained Daddy Long Legs.

Harasiya Heads 70 for Shadwell Fillies' Mile 26/07/12
The £150,000 Group One Shadwell Fillies’ Mile has attracted 70 entries and is run on the second day of the Cambridgeshire Meeting, Friday, September 28, 2012.

Cheveley Park on Sendmylovetorose List 26/07/12
A total of 60 fillies have been entered for the £150,000 Group One Jaguar Cars Cheveley Park Stakes, run at Newmarket over six furlongs on the final day of the Cambridgeshire Meeting, Saturday, September 29, 2012.


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