Horse Racing News

Nunthorpe Stakes: What they say

18 August 2022 at 16:56:00 BST
James Tate’s Royal Aclaim will look to turn great potential into a great performance in the Coolmore Wootton Bassett Nunthorpe Stakes at York on Friday.

Lonsdale Cup: Trainer views

18 August 2022 at 16:41:00 BST
Stradivarius looks to continue his love affair with York when he lines up in the Weatherbys Hamilton Lonsdale Cup on Friday.

Yorkshire Oaks: All roads lead to the Arc with Alpinista

18 August 2022 at 15:11:00 BST
Alpinista dug deep to bring up a magnificent seventh straight victory in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks at York.

York Ebor Festival Day 2: Round-Up

18 August 2022 at 13:37:00 BST
As expected, Karl Burke won the Sky Bet Lowther Stakes at York – but it was Swingalong who prevailed in a 25-1 shock and not stablemate and hot favourite Dramatised.

Irish Champion Stakes not ruled out for Baaeed

18 August 2022 at 11:12:00 BST
William Haggas has not definitively ruled out that the Irish Champion Stakes could be a possible option for Baaeed before his planned Ascot swansong in October.

Earl of Tyrone among 22 declared for Sky Bet Ebor

18 August 2022 at 10:43:00 BST
Ante-post favourite Earl Of Tyrone heads a maximum field of 22 for Saturday’s Sky Bet Ebor at York.

Baaeed awarded provisional Timeform rating of 137 - the best in Europe since Frankel

17 August 2022 at 18:12:00 BST
Baaeed has been awarded a provisional Timeform rating of 137 following his victory in the Juddmonte International at York on Wednesday, making him the highest-rated horse in Europe since the days of Frankel.

Yorkshire Oaks: What they say

17 August 2022 at 17:24:00 BST
La Petite Coco looks extend her four-race winning run when she forms part of a strong Irish challenge in a red-hot running of the Darley Yorkshire Oaks at York on Thursday.

Juddmonte International: Brilliant Baaeed slams rivals

17 August 2022 at 14:59:00 BST
Baaeed dazzled on the Knavesmire to maintain his unbeaten record with a dominant display in the Juddmonte International Stakes at York.

York Ebor Festival Day 1: Round-Up

17 August 2022 at 14:01:00 BST
The famous pink, green and white silks of Juddmonte were seen in the winner’s enclosure on International Stakes day as Andrew Balding’s Chaldean demonstrated his stamina reserves to land the Tattersalls Acomb Stakes at York.

Juddmonte International: What they say

16 August 2022 at 15:10:00 BST
The brilliant Baaeed bids to remain unbeaten as he tackles 10 furlongs for the first time in the Juddmonte International at York.

Great Voltigeur Stakes: trainer views

16 August 2022 at 15:00:00 BST
James Ferguson is finding it difficult to split Deauville Legend and El Bodegon ahead of the Sky Bet Great Voltigeur Stakes at York on Wednesday.

Seven declared for Yorkshire Oaks

16 August 2022 at 09:58:00 BST
Epsom heroine Tuesday (Aidan O’Brien), Irish Oaks winner Magical Lagoon (Jessica Harrington) and Pretty Polly victor La Petite Coco (Paddy Twomey) are all set to take on Sir Mark Prescott’s Alpinista and Andre Fabre’s Raclette in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks on Thursday.

Cheltenham Festival capacity capped at 68,500 a day

16 August 2022 at 09:50:00 BST
Spectator capacity at Cheltenham will be capped at 68,500 people per day for the four days of the 2023 Festival in a move to enhance the experience of racegoers attending, the Jockey Club has announced.

Alpinista bidding for fifth successive Group 1 in Yorkshire Oaks

15 August 2022 at 15:09:00 BST
Sir Mark Prescott’s Alpinista will bid to claim a fifth successive Group One title in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks on Thursday.

Tate looking forward to Nunthorpe with Royal Aclaim

15 August 2022 at 15:03:00 BST
James Tate is well aware 60 seconds at full gallop down the York sprint track could be all that stands between Royal Aclaim and her ultimate aim of Coolmore Wootton Bassett Nunthorpe Stakes glory.

Baaeed among seven declared for Juddmonte International

15 August 2022 at 10:35:00 BST
Baaeed will face six rivals as he steps up in distance for Wednesday’s Juddmonte International Stakes at York.

Inspiral bounces back in Prix Jacques le Marois

14 August 2022 at 14:21:00 BST
Inspiral and Frankie Dettori bounced back to winning ways with a fine performance in the Prix Jacques le Marois at Deauville.

Native Trail 'thriving' ahead of Juddmonte test

14 August 2022 at 13:23:00 BST
Charlie Appleby is confident Native Trail is firing on all cylinders ahead of his tilt at the Juddmonte International at York on Wednesday.

Luxembourg scrapes home in Royal Whip Stakes

13 August 2022 at 15:38:00 BST
Luxembourg was made to work hard for victory as he returned to action in the Fitzdares Royal Whip Stakes at the Curragh.