Tag: 'UK'

Richard Johnson nearing racing return

Champion British jumps jockey Richard Johnson is nearing a return to riding after being out of action with a broken arm.

Cyrname recovering from Ascot fall

Paul Nicholls has described star steeplechaser Cyrname's escape from injury in a fall at Ascot as the biggest winner of the day.

Sizing John out for the rest of the season

Star Irish jumper Sizing John has been ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering another injury setback.

Defi Du Seuil beats Un De Sceaux at Ascot

Defi Du Seuil has asserted his superiority over Un De Sceaux in the Clarence House Chase at Ascot.
Oisin Murphy

Six winners for Oisin Murphy at Nakayama

British champion Oisin Murphy has ridden six winners at the Nakayama race meeting as he continues his winning association with Japan.

Tom Queally wins hurdle race at Tramore

Frankel's jockey Tom Queally has teamed with his trainer father, Declan, to win over hurdles on Owenacurra Lass.

Clan Des Obeaux in King George repeat

Clan Des Obeaux has defended his title and given trainer Paul Nicholls a record 11th victory in the King George VI Chase..

Sandown jockeys win appeal against ban

All seven jockeys banned for 10 days for completing a voided race at Sandown have had their suspensions quashed on appeal.

Altior likely to miss King George Chase

Trainer Nicky Henderson has revealed Altior is unlikely to take up his entry in the King George VI Chase after an unconvincing work-out.
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Raymond Tusk a winner at Newcastle

English Melbourne Cup runner Raymond Tusk has returned home to win his way into the All-Weather Championships finals with victory at Newcastle.

Watson’s rapid rise brings a first Hong Kong assignment with Aspetar

Aspetar’s rider in Sunday’s (8 December) Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Vase (2400m) will be a 19-year-old who says “I can’t believe the position I’m...
Anthony Van Dyck

Anthony Van Dyck is a Derby first at the Hong Kong International Races

It was the master Italian breeder Federico Tesio who once remarked that the existence of the thoroughbred depended on a single criterion, namely the winning...
Young Rascal

Haggas has international aims for reformed Young Rascal

William Haggas believes you need a fresh horse to compete in horse racing’s international winter prizes and in “reformed character” Young Rascal he has just...
Prince Of Arran

Fellowes hopes Prince Of Arran will bring his Melbourne best to HK

Charlie Fellowes has a charm and approachability that is probably nudging Group 1 class but talking to Prince Of Arran’s trainer one continually gets the...

Hollie Doyle equals female season record

Hollie Doyle has equalled Josephine Gordon's British record of 106 winners by a female rider in a calendar year.

Cyrname claims Altior’s scalp at Ascot

Altior has suffered his first defeat over jumps with Cyrname running out a brilliant all-the-way winner at Ascot.

Hollie Doyle reaches century of winners

Hollie Doyle has recorded a landmark winner at Chelmsford with victory aboard The Perfect Crown giving her a 100th success of the year.

Derby winner leads O’Brien Hong Kong team

Anthony Van Dyck is likely to head Aidan O'Brien's team for the Hong Kong International races.

Enable crowned Europe’s best for 2nd time

Enable has been named the 2019 Cartier Horse of the Year - becoming the third horse to be awarded the title on two occasions.

Hermosa lands Guineas double for O’Brien

Trainer Aidan O'Brien has completed another Classic double with Hermosa adding the 1000 Guineas to Magna Grecia's 2000 Guineas triumph at Newmarket.
Aidan OBrien

Quiet confidence as O’Brien chases a 10th 2,000 Guineas win

Some say that the less you hear about horses from Aidan O’Brien’s stable, the stronger their chances are. So, without much noise coming out of...
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Master Shuhood scores at Australian debut

The Chris Waller stable has produced Irish-bred UK import Master Shuhood to win his Australian debut at Mornington.

British racing cancelled over EI outbreak

Racing in Britain has been cancelled on Thursday with three vaccinated horses found to have equine influenza.

British teams competition announced

Championship Horse Racing is proposing a series of team races to take place across eight racecourses in Britain and Ireland.

Stradivarius wins million pound bonus

Stradivarius has made a clean sweep of the four-race stayers' series with his win in the Lonsdale Cup at York.