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Bangor to stage schooling raceday in October

Thu, 28 Aug 14 16:12

BANGOR has announced it will stage a schooling raceday on October 21 after receiving a high level of requests for such an initiative from trainers and owners.

Tipperary Preview: Champions Weekend beckons for Fairy Bridge winner

Wed, 27 Aug 14 20:29

The Group 1 Coolmore Fastnet Rock Matron Stakes could beckon for the winner of Thursday's Fairy Bridge Stakes after a new link-up with the Irish Champions Weekend Group 1 was announced last month.

Ivawood entered for Racing Post Trophy

Wed, 13 Aug 14 16:40

UNBEATEN Richmond Stakes winner Ivawood, next season's Qipco 2,000 Guineas favourite, is among the entries for the Group 1 Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster on October 25.

Hanagan 'very confident' about Taghrooda

Wed, 13 Aug 14 13:54

PAUL HANAGAN, injured in a fall at Glorious Goodwood last month, is nearing his return to the saddle and cannot wait to get back on board Oaks and King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner Taghrooda in next week's Darley Yorkshire Oaks.

Royal Ascot gets new Group 1 as part of sprint revolution

Wed, 13 Aug 14 11:43

A NEW three-year-old only Group 1 over 6f will be held at Royal Ascot next year and is one of a number of changes to the sprinting programme in Europe designed to improve the quality of the competition.

Marois-bound Kingman never been better says Gosden

Wed, 13 Aug 14 10:13

JOHN GOSDEN on Wednesday said he felt that Kingman is "in better shape than ever" as the star three-year-old prepares for a fourth straight Group 1 win in the Prix Jacques Le Marois at Deauville on Sunday.

Fallon hits back at Chapman's criticism

Wed, 13 Aug 14 07:00

SIX-TIME champion jockey Kieren Fallon has reacted angrily to comments made by At The Races presenter Matt Chapman over one of his rides at Southwell last week.

Hannon to rely on Olympic Glory to dethrone Kingman

Tue, 12 Aug 14 19:55

SHEIKH JOAAN AL THANI will once again try to vanquish Kingman when Olympic Glory is set to line up against Europe's leading miler and the brilliant winner of the Sussex Stakes in Sunday's Prix Jacques le Marois.

Telescope set for York clash with Australia

Tue, 12 Aug 14 12:51

SIR MICHAEL STOUTE has revealed to the Racing Post that his King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes runner-up Telescope is on target to take on dual Derby winner Australia in the Group 1 Juddmonte International Stakes at York next Wednesday.

Jacob 'feeling great' as he prepares for return

Tue, 12 Aug 14 07:49

JUMP jockeys return from their nine-day summer break at Newton Abbot on Wednesday and Daryl Jacob could be joining them after 22 weeks on the sidelines following his pre-race misadventure on Cheltenham Gold Cup day.

Adelaide set for Australia after Chicago trip

Mon, 11 Aug 14 07:47

ADELAIDE, who will form part of a strong European challenge for Saturday's big day at Arlington Park in Chicago, could be set for a prolonged spell abroad after clients of Australian trainer Chris Waller reportedly bought into the son of Galileo.

Tipperary Preview: Plan A seeking to book Ballybrit ticket

Sun, 20 Jul 14 11:01

If Plan A is to wear the famous JP McManus silks in the feature race at Galway next Wednesday week, then he will certainly need to win Sunday's Live The Dream With Tote Galway Plate Trial Handicap Chase (5.05).

Godolphin to establish permanent base in Australia

Wed, 16 Jul 14 07:00

GODOLPHIN have strengthened their global presence further by establishing a permanent base in Australia.

Taghrooda 4-5 to add Irish Oaks to Epsom win

Tue, 15 Jul 14 15:10

THE breathtaking Oaks winner Taghrooda is the 4-5 favourite for the Irish equivalent of the mile and a half fillies' Classic as 15 were entered, including the Epsom second and third Tarfasha and Volume.

Toronado team say track will suit star in showdown

Tue, 15 Jul 14 07:15

RICHARD HANNON SNR believes the idiosyncratic undulations of Goodwood could be a pivotal factor when stable star Toronado locks horns with St James's Palace Stakes winner Kingman in the Qipco Sussex Stakes at the track on July 30.

Tipperary Preview: Promising Pirita can bounce back for Smullen and Weld

Thu, 26 Jun 14 10:02

DERMOT Weld and Pat Smullen teamed up to take the Pride Of Tipperary Festival 2014 Handicap last year with Johnny Lynch and the in-form duo are back in search of a repeat on Thursday night with the speddy filly Pirita.

Aljamaaheer cut for July Cup glory as 29 remain

Wed, 25 Jun 14 14:05

ROGER VARIAN'S Diamond Jubilee third Aljamaaheer has been shortened for the Darley July Cup as 29 remain at the latest forfeit stage for the six-furlong Group 1.

Heavyweights could go toe-to-toe in Juddmonte International

Wed, 25 Jun 14 12:09

A CLASH of the ages and sexes could be on the cards after a high-quality entry of 37 was revealed for the Group 1 Juddmonte International on the opening day of York's Ebor festival.

JT McNamara moves home 15 months after fall

Thu, 19 Jun 14 09:24

AFTER spending the last 15 months in various hospitals recovering from the life-threatening injuries he sustained in a fall at the 2013 Cheltenham Festival, JT McNamara has returned home.

Royal Ascot: Anthem Alexander calls tune in Queen Mary

Wed, 18 Jun 14 15:16

ANTHEM ALEXANDER justified favouritism in game fashion with a neck victory over Tiggy Wiggy in a driving finish to the Queen Mary Stakes.

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