Racing News

Nicholas Wrigley appointed as the new Chairman of Aintree Racecourse

2020/08/12

Nicholas Wrigley will succeed the late Rose Paterson as Chairman of Aintree Racecourse, The Jockey Club announced today.

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HAMILTON PARK preview By Gordon Brown

2020/08/12

CONGA heads a line of course and distance winners in the Class 4 sprint on Hamilton Park’s nine-race behind-closed-doors fixture on Thursday.

THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS - Dubawi’s Wuqood a New Rising Star At Gowran

2020/08/12

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Introduced in Gowran Park's Irish Stallion Farms EBF Maiden over a mile on Wednesday, Shadwell's Wuqood (GB) (Dubawi {Ire}) overcame a wide draw and some smart rivals to earn TDN Rising Star status on debut....

Results of Appeals (C. Bennett, W. Buick) and an Enquiry (G. Moore) heard by the Disciplinary Panel on Thursday 6 August 2020

2020/08/12

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Results of Appeals (C. Bennett, W. Buick) and an Enquiry (G. Moore) heard by the Disciplinary Panel on Thursday 6 August 2020

PRESS RELEASE - 2020 SUMMERGHAND HEADS QTS AYR GOLD CUP ENTRIES STEWARDS

2020/08/12

 Cup hero Summerghand heads 207 entries for this year’s QTS Ayr Gold Cup to be run at Ayr Racecourse on Saturday September 19.

5 Reasons Why Macau is Now the Ultimate Gaming Destination

2020/08/12

You might not know it, but Las Vegas is no longer the casino capital of the world. That honoris now bestowed upon a tiny island on southern coast of China. Macau, a former Portuguese colony, 

NEW SALE: Tattersalls August Sale

2020/08/12

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Racing review: Perth Behind Closed Doors meeting 11.08.2020

2020/08/12

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Petrastar recorded another impressive course success in the Thank You Hobbs’ Cleaning Services Novices’ Hurdle at Perth on Tuesday evening. Ridden by Kielan Woods, who was riding his first Perth winner, the 5-6 favourite slammed Allthatglistens by 21 lengths.

Tattersalls Online Register To Bid

2020/08/11

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Goffs Ireland Sales News - Orby graduate Lucky Vega leads a 1-2-3-4 in the Group 1 Keeneland Phoenix Stakes

2020/08/11

Orby graduate Lucky Vega led a 1-2-3-4 for Goffs in the Group 1 Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh over the weekend, as the Jessie Harrington-trained two year old son of Lope De Vega won going away under Shane Foley to give owner Zhang Yuesheng a brilliant first Group 1 victory in what was deemed by many to be the strongest renewal of the Phoenix Stakes in recent years.

Kelso Races News

2020/08/11

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New Management Structure at Kelso Races as Team Prepares for September Return

Photos: Racing at Kelso (Animore wins the SPG Fire & Security Ltd Mares’ Handicap Hurdle Race in December). Groundstaff Team: (L to R) Davie Greer, Mark Nocholson, Brian Meikle, Logan Knox, Connor Armstrong Matthew Taylor

THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS - Phoenix Thoroughbreds To Leave UK Racing

2020/08/11

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Phoenix Thoroughbreds has announced that it will end its racing operations in the UK with immediate effect.

Phoenix Thoroughbreds has been embroiled in controversy since last November when its chief executive officer Amer Abdulaziz Salman was...

BBC News: Phoenix Thoroughbreds to quit horse racing in UK

2020/08/11

Big-spending Phoenix Thoroughbreds announces it is to quit racing in the UK where it had run 41 horses in 170 races over the past three years.

BHA Board welcomes Julie Harrington as new Chief Executive

2020/08/11

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The BHA Board has chosen the Chief Executive of British Cycling, Julie Harrington, to be the new head of British horseracing’s governing body and regulator.

She will take over the post at the beginning of 2021 after nearly 4 years leading British Cycling, which has more than 160,000 grassroots members and is responsible for the elite team preparing for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics

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TATTERSALLS SALES NEWS - Tattersalls Online Register To Bid

2020/08/10

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Dam of Grade 2 Winner Bodhicitta and Winning Three-Year-Old Byford Complete Tattersalls Online August Sale

2020/08/10

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Two final entries have been catalogued to complete a total of 15 entries for this week's Tattersalls Online August Sale.

 

Goffs Orby Catalogue Anchored by Sea The Stars Filly

2020/08/10

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The catalogue for the Goffs Orby Sale, which includes a Sea The Stars (Ire) half-sister to a trio of Group 1 winners out of Theatrical (Ire) mare Green Room (lot 176) from Ballylinch Stud,...

THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS - JCSA Withholding Saudi Cup Earnings from Maximum Security

2020/08/10

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The Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia (JCSA) has announced that it will award prize money to the second- through 10th-place finishers in the $20-million Saudi Cup Feb. 29, but that it is withholding payment to...

World Class Orby Catalogue Online

2020/08/10

A world class catalogue of 474 blue blooded yearlings make up the 2020 Orby Sale catalogue which is now online and will be arriving in mailboxes in the coming days.

A full preview will follow the Goffs Land Rover Sale which takes place on Wednesday and Thursday, 12 and 13 August in Kildare Paddocks with online bidding and strict social distancing protocols in place.

Tattersalls Online August Sale Entry Aloha Star Shines In Group 1 Phoenix Stakes

2020/08/10

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Group 2 Airlie Stud Stakes winner ALOHA STAR was placed third in Group 1 Phoenix Stakes

 

ALOHA STAR, catalogued as Lot 2 in the Tattersalls Online August Sale enhanced her lofty reputation even further when placed third in the Group 1 Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh yesterday for trainer Fozzy Stack.

Goffs Land Rover Sale 12 - 13 August 2020

2020/08/10

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Goffs wish to remind potential buyers intending to bid online at this week's Land Rover Sale to register now on www.GoffsOnline.com

Everybody loves Perth! – Scottish track well supported with 98 runners declared across nine races for Tuesday meet

2020/08/10

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Having taken what seemed like an eternity to open his Perth account, Richie McLernon is after more success on the Scone track’s bumper 98-runner, nine-race fixture on Tuesday evening.

View the race card here

BBC News: Enable to miss York's Ebor meeting and run at Kempton instead

2020/08/10

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Record-breaking mare Enable will miss York's Ebor meeting next week and a potential clash with dual Classic-winning filly Love.

Disciplinary Panel results of fast-tracked cases (P. Robson, P. Bowen. D. Weston)

2020/08/10

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The Judicial Panel Chairman (JPC), His Honour Brian Barker CBE QC, has approved the following penalties under the British Horseracing Authority fast-track system