BBC News - Grand National quiz: Can you match the winning jockey, horse and year?
Can you match the winning jockey, horse and year of Aintree victories?
At the age of 16, Lorcan Williams, Ben Jones and Jack Tudor all faced the same big decision - should they pursue a career in rugby or dedicate their lives to racing?
A televised computer-animated version of the Grand National, cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, is won by 18-1 shot Potters Corner.
There are "serious questions" about why the Cheltenham Festival went ahead last month during the coronavirus outbreak, says the shadow sports minister.
The actual Grand National may be off but Saturday will still feature a televised Virtual Grand National.
KELSO has been swift to react to news that there will be no jumps racing until July 1st by announcing a new date for its Ladies Day.
Tattersalls has announced further provisional date changes for the forthcoming Tattersalls Group Breeze Up Sales owing to the continuing impact of the current Government guidelines surrounding COVID-19 and the uncertainty surrounding the resumption of racing in any form in Britain and Ireland.
BHA NEWS RELEASE - Jump racing to break until 1 July 2020 - Resumption of Flat racing proposed May 1st 2020
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has announced that it will delay the resumption of jump racing until the beginning of July.
This decision was made following an initial proposal from the National Trainers Federation (NTF), with the aim being to provide clarity to the trainers and owners of jump horses and to assist them in minimising any unnecessary expenditure.
The remainder of the 2019-20 Irish National Hunt racing season has been cancelled, including the Fairyhouse and Punchestown Festivals.
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BHA NEWS - Equine influenza vaccination requirements temporarily relaxed owing to coronavirus outbreak
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA)’s cross-industry Veterinary Committee – in conjunction with the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) – has today approved a proposal regarding the vaccination schedule for equine influenza in British racehorses.
The move has been made in order to help trainers, owners and vets tackle the significant logistical challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic, and provide clarity for all.
We caught up with Charlie Poste to chat about the Derby Sale
11.00am - Roger Fell, Paula Muir
The independent Disciplinary Panel of the British Horseracing Authority will convene on Thursday 2 April 2020 to consider whether or not Paula Muir, a licensed jockey and the rider of LA TRINIDAD, is in breach of Rule (F)37 and whether Roger Fell, the the licensed trainer of LA TRINIDAD, is in breach of Rule (F)39 following the running of The Ford Median Auction Maiden Stakes (Class 5) at Newcastle on 7 October 2019.
The Stewards found that the rider and trainer were in breach and the matter was referred by the Stewards to the BHA Head Office. LA TRINIDAD was suspended from running for 40 days.
The Judicial Panel Chairman (JPC), His Honour Brian Barker CBE QC, has approved the following penalties under the British Horseracing Authority fast-track system:
There will be a number of temporary changes to the way the Judicial Panel will now operate in light of the current situation and resulting difficulties arising from the corona virus.
Peter Beaumont, who trained the 1993 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Jodami, has died aged 85.
Based in North Yorkshire, he also saddled the horse to win the Irish Hennessy Gold Cup three years running.
Almost every sportsperson who has reached the top of their field was inspired by an athlete that came before them. Often it's one from their own sport, but sometimes that inspiration can come from an entirely different discipline. In this series, BBC Sport Scotland speaks to Scottish sporting stars about some of those heroes.
This week, Scotland rugby captain Stuart Hogg talks about his sporting hero - AP McCoy, champion jockey a record 20 consecutive times.
The industry group coordinating work to respond to the coronavirus has today published an operational plan setting out work currently underway.
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.
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