Races in the next 7 days

Date Course Type
Sat Aug 15 2020 Doncaster Afternoon - Flat
Sat Aug 15 2020 Newbury Afternoon - Flat
Sat Aug 15 2020 Newmarket Afternoon - Flat
Sat Aug 15 2020 Chepstow Evening - Flat
Sun Aug 16 2020 Market Rasen Afternoon - Jump
Sun Aug 16 2020 Newbury Afternoon - Flat
Sun Aug 16 2020 Ripon Afternoon - Flat
Mon Aug 17 2020 Windsor Evening - Flat
Mon Aug 17 2020 Uttoxeter Afternoon - Jump
Mon Aug 17 2020 Catterick Bridge Afternoon - Flat
Tue Aug 18 2020 Beverley Afternoon - Flat
Tue Aug 18 2020 Fontwell Park Afternoon - Jump
Tue Aug 18 2020 Kempton Park Evening - Flat
Wed Aug 19 2020 Bath Evening - Flat
Wed Aug 19 2020 York Afternoon - Flat
Wed Aug 19 2020 Stratford-on-Avon Afternoon - Jump
Thu Aug 20 2020 Windsor Afternoon - Flat
Thu Aug 20 2020 York Afternoon - Flat
Thu Aug 20 2020 Chepstow Evening - Flat
Fri Aug 21 2020 Wolverhampton Evening - Flat
Fri Aug 21 2020 Newton Abbot Evening - Jump
Fri Aug 21 2020 York Afternoon - Flat
Fri Aug 21 2020 Salisbury Afternoon - Flat
Sat Aug 22 2020 Sandown Park Afternoon - Flat
Sat Aug 22 2020 Uttoxeter Afternoon - Jump
Sat Aug 22 2020 York Afternoon - Flat
Sat Aug 22 2020 Chelmsford City Evening - Flat

Featured Articles

Looking Forward to the 2020 St. Leger Stakes

2020/08/13

It’s not long now until the 2020 St. Leger Stakes race, which will take place on Saturday, 12th September, and which forms part of the larger, four-day St. Leger Festival.

Resumption of racing update – Raceday protocols

2020/08/06

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THE FOLLOWING RESUMPTION UPDATE HAS BEEN DISTRIBUTED TO RACING PARTICIPANTS TODAY

BHA Chief Medical Adviser asks industry to follow three key steps to keep racing on track during pandemic

Behind closed doors restrictions likely to remain in place for foreseeable future

Zone integrity crucial to avoiding 14-day quarantines

Jason Pritchard-Webb's GoFundMe

2020/07/09

23 year old British jockey Jason Pritchard-Webb suffered a fall at Auteuil on June 23rd. He is in a Paris hospital, currently paralysed from the waist down.

He may walk again but will never ride. Recovery is expected to be 'long'.

Jason now aspires to be a bloodstock agent and has already started research

The Hall of Fame: Racing’s Greatest Greys

2020/07/07

In a sport dominated by rich chestnuts and deep bays, grey horses inevitably draw the eye. Charging down the turf like otherworldly spectres, these phantasmal mounts are easy to spot even in the hustle and bustle of the busiest race.

St. Leger Stakes: What you need to know about the 2020 race

2020/07/06

The St. Leger Stakes will run September 9th to 12th at Doncaster Racecourse and will be one of the biggest festivals to take place after horse racing restarted in June.

Unfortunately, this year’s event will not see the average 58,000 attendees turn out as all of the races will be held behind closed doors.

British Champions Day: The countdown is on

2020/07/06

British Champions Day has become one of the premier horse racing events on the annual calendar in a very short time.

Established in 2011, British Champions Day is now one of the most important festivals of the entire racing season.

Pastimes With Specialist Lingo to Rival That of Horse Racing

2020/06/26

To an outsider looking in, horse racing can seem like an impenetrable beast, with some of the technical lingo spat at the sort of speeds a rapper or cattle auctioneer would be proud of.

LEOPARDSTOWN

2020/06/17

Punchestown Festival

2020/05/12

If there were ever another racing fixture that comes close to the supremacy of the Cheltenham Festival; and the joy it brings to so many racing fans, it would have to be none other than the Punchestown Festival. Tuesday 28th April would have marked the start of this year’s festival which has sadly been cancelled, as well as many other racing fixtures we were all so eagerly looking forward to but, let us reflect on what makes it such a fantastic Racing Break and look forward to its return in 2021...

Upcoming packages to look forward to in 2021

2020/04/20

With what is proving to be quite a testing and tricky time for us all, we want to shake away the doom and gloom with some exciting racing trips and packages to look forward to come 2021 when things return back to normal…

Let’s start from the beginning

 

 

Who’ll Be Top Jockey At Cheltenham Festival

2020/03/30

The standard to which all Cheltenham jockeys are compared to is the record seven race wins that Ruby Walsh set in 2009 and then miraculously repeated in 2016. However, with the man that many acknowledge as the greatest jockey ever hanging up his saddle, the battle is on to become the next dominant force at Cheltenham.

The Grand National 2020 longlist of runners

2020/03/25

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The 2020 Grand National Festival at Aintree is less than one calendar month away, and preparations are really beginning to shape up for the elite runners and riders who are hoping to compete in that iconic and prestigious steeplechase.Horse_racing_(3309218023).jpg

Racing News

SCOTTISH RACING COLUMN By Gordon Brown

2020/08/15

UNTIL last week Equinoctial, who sprung a 250-1 shock in a novices’ hurdle at Kelso on November 21, 1990, was the biggest-priced winner in Britain and Ireland since records began.

CATTERICK RACECOURSE NEWS - Enjoy a One Month Free Trial of Racing TV

2020/08/15

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One Month Racing TV Free Trial

To celebrate the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival, Racing TV are offering all Yorkshire residents a free month of Racing TV.

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BBC News: Ebor Festival: Frankie Dettori to miss York meet after opting to race in France

2020/08/15

Frankie Dettori will miss the Ebor Festival at York and ride at French track Deauville at the weekend instead.

France will join the UK's quarantine list from 04:00 BST on Saturday following a spike in coronavirus cases.

THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS - Coolmore Purchases Wootton Bassett

2020/08/15

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Coolmore has purchased champion racehorse and sire Wootton Bassett (GB) (Iffraaj {GB}-Balladonia {GB}, by Primo Dominie {GB}) to join its stallion roster.

The 12-year-old has stood at Haras d'Etreham in Normandy since retiring to stud...

Gigginstown Dispersal Among Initial Entries for Doncaster September Sale

2020/08/14

Entries for the Goffs UK September HIT Sale at Doncaster are due by Monday 24 August and this year will offer a new section for three and four-year-old NH stores.

TATTERSALLS IRELAND NEWS - IMPORTANT: REGISTER NOW

2020/08/14

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Report from Hamilton Park in 13th August, 2020 by Gordon Brown

2020/08/14

PAUL MULRENNAN reckons there is more to come from Lyons Lane after Julie Camacho’s improving filly completed a hat-trick in the Careers In Racing With scottishracingacademy.co.uk Handicap on Hamilton Park’s behind-closed-doors meeting.

BHA NEWS - Resumption update: Race programme and planning

2020/08/14

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Race programme and planning September’s Flat race programme has now been published on Racing Admin.

Several early closing races have been included in the schedule, which can be viewed here in …

BHA NEWS - Why race-day restrictions must stay, for now

2020/08/14

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The BHA’s Chief Medical Advisor Dr Jerry Hill on the importance of adhering to the restrictions currently in place on British racecourses

Two months in, racing has done an excellent job at returning safely.

It was the first major sport to resume, secured permission for the return of owners in a separate zone with hospitality available and is at the forefront of government plans for the return of spectators, despite the temporary delay.

BBC News: 300-1 shot He Knows No Fear makes horse racing history with win at Leopardstown

2020/08/14

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He Knows No Fear trailed Agitare before overtaking to win

He Knows No Fear became the longest-priced winner in horse racing history when he secured a 300-1 victory at Leopardstown.

Tattersalls Online Bidding Live

2020/08/13

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Sky Sports Racing extends exclusive Ascot pay TV rights until 2024

2020/08/13

SKY SPORTS RACING EXTENDS EXCLUSIVE ASCOT PAY TV RIGHTS UNTIL 2024 Ascot is delighted with coverage and support across Sky Sports Racing and attheraces.com since March 2019