Tag: 'Royal Ascot'

Nature Strip

Nature Strip out to conquer The Everest again

Reigning champion Nature Strip has been secured to take his place in the 2022 edition of The Everest, with trainer Chris Waller confirming that the...

Japan Cup on the cards for Hitotsu as Waller plots UK raid

After Hitotsu completed a rare Derby double at the weekend, connections are now considering the possibility of heading overseas for a tilt at the Japan...
Home Affairs wins Coolmore Stud Stakes

Star colts to fly Australian flag at Royal Ascot

Two of Australia’s top three-year-old colts are set to be prepared for races at Royal Ascot in 2022. Chris Waller on Tuesday confirmed that Home...

Nature Strip owner hints at Royal Ascot tilt

Nature Strip’s managing owner, Rod Lyons, has revealed that Royal Ascot could be on the horizon for the Everest-winning sprinter in 2022.
Star British filly Love

Love takes out Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot

Day Two of the 2021 Royal Ascot carnival was highlighted by Love’s win in the Group 1 Prince of Wales's Stakes as the star filly...
Billy Egan, Barry The Baptist

Friday News Briefs: Egan banned for flogging not-yet-dead horse

It has been a big week in racing, and punters are sure to be up and about for another jam-packed weekend of Group 1 racing....
John Farnham

Punt Drunk: Epic comeback on the cards in The Goodwood

Punt Drunk takes you into a massive weekend of racing with today's best bets and top stories, including Bivouac's Royal Ascot plans and Gytrash's potential...
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.
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.

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.

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.
Royal Ascot

Covid-19 sees Royal Ascot cut prize money

Prize money at Royal Ascot have announced that prize money for this year's meeting will be reduced due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

UK horse racing in green light to resume

UK racing has been given government approval to resume after a 10-week absence because of the coronavirus pandemic
Anthony Van Dyck

Major UK meetings fall victim to virus

Two major UK racing meetings, including the Derby festival at Epsom in June, have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Ascot WA

Waller eyes UK return with Everest duo

Everest winner Yes Yes Yes and dual Group One winner Nature Strip could be Royal Ascot-bound next winter, trainer Chris Waller says.

Wesley Ward returns to Royal Ascot

American trainer Wesley Ward will return to Royal Ascot hoping for more success a decade after breaking new ground at the meeting.

Royal Ascot scratching makes winning debut

Luck Favours, denied a Royal Ascot appearance at the 11th hour, has made a successful start to her racing career.

Royal Ascot option for Santa Ana Lane

Four-time Group One winner Santa Ana Lane could be Royal Ascot-bound with connections to discuss all options while he has a well-deserved break.

Dual Ascot winner Lady Aurelia retired

Trainer Wesley Ward has confirmed dual Royal Ascot winner Lady Aurelia has been retired.
Merchant Navy, trained by Ciaron Maher

Commingled ‘Ascot World Pool’ to be launched for 2019 Royal Ascot

The Hong Kong Jockey Club, in partnership with Ascot and Totepool, will launch a new Ascot World Pool for Royal Ascot in 2019. The newly-established,...

First Royal Ascot winner for Harrington

National Hunt stalwart Jessica Harrington has celebrated her first Royal Ascot winner with Alpha Centauri in the Coronation Stakes in record time.

Faultless Royal Ascot lead-up for Warrior

Multiple Group One-winner Redkirk Warrior has pleased his connections since arriving in England as he prepares for the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot.

McDonald storms home for first Ascot win

James McDonald has had his finest moment to date since returning to the saddle after taking out the Jersey Stakes at Royal Ascot on Expert...

Royal Ascot treble for Dettori, Gosden

Frankie Dettori has raised the roof at Royal Ascot, teaming up with trainer John Gosden to secure a treble on the opening day of the...