Horse Racing News

A Fairy tale for Weld as he strikes Gold in Concorde for 12th time

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 02:30
Dermot Weld won the Coolmore Stud Home Of Champions Concorde Stakes for a remarkable 12th time since 1983 when Yulong Gold Fairy took the Group Three honours at Tipperary yesterday.
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Enable repeats Arc feat for Dettori to deny unlucky Doyle

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 02:30
If the French racing authorities wanted to kick-start the new era for their revamped Longchamp with a Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe par excellence then they got it when Enable and Sea Of Class fought out an epic finish to the great race on its homecoming.
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'My wife had to tell me to pull myself together'

Sun, 07/10/2018 - 18:30
William Haggas, the Newmarket trainer who has already won the Derby and the Oaks, attempts to add Europe's great autumn all-age championship contest, the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp today, with his exceptional filly Sea Of Class.
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Watch: Enable sees off fast-finishing Sea Of Class to win the Prix de L'Arc de Triomphe for a second time

Sun, 07/10/2018 - 15:23
Enable repelled the late charge of Sea Of Class to successfully defend her crown in a sensational running of the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at ParisLongchamp.
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Enable can rule supreme in Arc for Dettori

Sat, 06/10/2018 - 12:00
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Ryanair Chase winner Balko Des Flos will be hard to beat at Gowran

Sat, 06/10/2018 - 02:30
We've a couple of decent jumps races at Gowran Park today, and I'm hoping to get a double-figure price about the Willie Mullins-trained Hey Little Boy in the Grade B Kilkenny Racing Festival Handicap Hurdle (3.05) under Danny Mullins.
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Cracksman out as Enable gets decent draw

Fri, 05/10/2018 - 02:30
Enable will break from stall six when she defends her crown in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at ParisLongchamp on Sunday.
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Tylicki delight as 'Mary' bags him first training win in Cork

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 02:30
Former jockey Freddy Tylicki enjoyed his first winner as an owner when Mary Salome opened her account at Cork.
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'Love at first sight': Daughter of legendary racehorse Galileo sells for €3.2m

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 02:30
A businessman who forked out an eye-watering €3.2m for a racehorse said it was "love at first sight" following the incredible purchase.
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'Flag' out but O'Brien retains five for Arc bid

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 02:30
Flag Of Honour was one of three withdrawals from Sunday's Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at the second forfeit stage for the Longchamp showpiece, but Aidan O'Brien still has five options headed by Doncaster winner Kew Gardens and Capri.
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Haggas puts 'Sea' in mix to take on Arc queen Enable

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 02:30
Sea Of Class is set to take on last year's winner Enable after trainer William Haggas confirmed the Irish Oaks heroine will be added to the field for the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at tomorrow's supplementary stage.
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Madhmoon set to keep spring in Hayes' step

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 02:30
Chris Hayes has known only one boss since breaking into race riding as a teenager and 15 years after arriving in Kevin Prendergast's Curragh yard, the pair are still going strong.
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Maestro happy with progress as Mendelssohn makes ground

Mon, 01/10/2018 - 02:30
Aidan O'Brien is looking forward to further progress from Breeders' Cup Classic contender Mendelssohn following his big effort to finish third in the Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont Park on Saturday night.
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Japan hits heights to give O'Brien 306/1 four-timer

Mon, 01/10/2018 - 02:30
Just as he dominated proceedings at Newmarket on Saturday, Aidan O'Brien proved virtually unstoppable at Naas yesterday.
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O'Brien is hopeful Everest can reach new heights

Sun, 30/09/2018 - 18:30
Mount Everest bids to extend Aidan O'Brien's phenomenal record in the Beresford Stakes at Naas today. The Ballydoyle maestro has saddled 17 previous winners of the prestigious juvenile contest, including each of the last seven.
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Donnacha making the most of borrowed time

Sun, 30/09/2018 - 18:30
Donnacha O'Brien may be living on borrowed time as a jockey and he rides as though he knows it. He seized every opportunity at Newmarket yesterday to complete a Group-race treble in little more than an hour, a run that included the card's two Group One events.
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Tommy Conlon: Some sort of alchemy has ended up in a new set of jerseys

Sun, 30/09/2018 - 17:00
His generosity is the stuff of legend, but JP McManus is hardly Robin Hood reborn: he doesn't quite steal from the rich and give to the poor.
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Ten Sovereigns to shine bright in Middle Park

Sat, 29/09/2018 - 02:30
Well, the results are in, and it's there in black and white in front of me: females are less reliable then males. You heard it here first folks.
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O'Callaghan has the 'Power' to halt O'Brien's Beresford monopoly

Sat, 29/09/2018 - 02:30
Ryan Moore is clocking up plenty of frequent-flyer miles these days and it will be another busy weekend for the 35-year-old between mounts at Belmont Park and Naas, some 3,150 miles apart.
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'Ten' leads O'Brien's Newmarket battalion

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 02:30
It's another big weekend for Aidan O'Brien as Ten Sovereigns (4/6 favourite) bids to maintain his unbeaten record and provide him with a sixth Group One Middle Park Stakes winner tomorrow at Newmarket.
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