United Kingdom Horse Racing News

Prominent UK trainer to hand in licence

Ed Vaughan, the English-based racehorse trainer with close connections to Australian racing, has announced he is to quit training later in the season.

UK racing salutes changing of the guard

As tyro Cieren Fallon posted his first Group One win, jumps legend Barry Geraghty announced his retirement during a significant weekend of British racing.

Cieren Fallon wins Group 1 July Cup on Oxted

Cieren Fallon, son of former champion jockey Kieren, has landed in first Group One win on July Cup hero Oxted.

Nazeef prevails in thrilling Group 1 Falmouth

Nazeef has toppled stablemate and favourite Terebellum in the Group One Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket.

Royal Ascot winners head Group 1 July Cup field

Hello Youmzain and Golden Horde are among the entries for a 13-strong field in the July Cup at Newmarket.
Golden Horde

Golden Horde set for July Cup examination

Three-year-old Golden Horde will take on older horses for the first time in the Group One July Cup at Newmarket.

Ghaiyyath beats Enable in Eclipse Stakes

Ghaiyyath has upset champion mare Enable's reappearance in making most of the running to win the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.

Oaks win for Love seals Classic double

Love, trained by Aidan O'Brien and ridden by Ryan Moore, has won The Oaks at Epsom Downs.

Stunning Serpentine win in Derby at Epsom

Serpentine, trained by Aidan O'Brien and ridden by Emmet McNamara, has won the Derby at Epsom Downs.

Enable heads super seven in Eclipse Stakes

Enable will return to racing against six rivals, including the Mackinnon Stakes winner Magic Wand, in the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.
Frankie Dettori

Final field of 16 declared for Epsom Derby

Sixteen three-year-olds will take their place in their place in the Epsom Derby with Frankie Dettori's mount English King the favourite.
Russian Emperor

Santiago a chance for English Derby start

Irish Derby winner Santiago is a possibility for the English Derby despite a quick turnaround from his Curragh triumph.
Liam Treadwell

Grand National-winning jockey found dead

Grand National-winning jockey Liam Treadwell, who won the fabled steeplechase at the first attempt in 2009, has been found dead in an English property.
Cross Counter

Appleby eyes second Melbourne Cup success

Charlie Appleby is dreaming of a second Melbourne Cup success with Cross Counter after an encouraging run in the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot.
Frankie Dettori

Red-hot Dettori equals Royal Ascot record

Frankie Dettori rode three winners and claimed victory in Group One showpieces the Coronation Stakes and the St James Palace Stakes on day five of...
Golden Horde

Golden Horde collects Commonwealth Prize

Golden Horde has his seasonal return at the top level with a length-and-a-half triumph in the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot.

Scottish horse racing given OK to resume

Horse racing in Scotland is set to return behind closed doors as the government announced professional sport can resume as part of its COVID-19 route...

Mighty Stradivarius wins a third Gold Cup

Stradivarius has claimed a third successive Ascot Gold Cup with a brilliant 10-length victory on day three at Royal Ascot.
Lord North

Lord North wins Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

The John Gosden-trained Lord North has won the showpiece Prince of Wales' Stakes on day two of Royal Ascot.

Battaash stars on day one at Royal Ascot

Battaash and Circus Maximus were the headline winners on day one of Royal Ascot, taking out the King's Stand Stakes and Queen Anne Stakes Group...
Prince Of Arran

Cross Counter, Prince Of Arran in Gold Cup

Melbourne Cup winner Cross Counter and dual Melbourne Cup placegetter Prince Of Arran are among star stayer Stradivarius' rivals in the Royal Ascot Gold Cup.

Addeybb to contest Royal Ascot Group One

Sydney autumn carnival star Addeybb is among seven horses to accept for the Prince of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Battaash has a ratings edge in the King’s Stand but faces flying filly Glass Slippers

Battaash has at times electrified the European sprinting scene during the past three seasons and he appears to have a major chance of capturing Tuesday’s...

Ten rivals for Battaash in Group 1 King’s Stand

Battaash will be trying to make it third-time lucky when he lines up in the King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Ryan Moore

Moore guides Love to 1000 Guineas triumph

Ryan Moore guided Love to victory at Newmarket on Sunday to give trainer Aidan O'Brien a sixth success in the 1,000 Guineas.