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QUIZ: Classic Winning Racehorses and Jockeys

The dust has now settled on the British Flat Classics for 2017, but can you remember all the winners?

The usual suspects were in amongst the trophies, while records were broken and a shock 40/1 winner came along to surprise everyone in the Epsom Derby.

Without giving away anymore clues, you have two minutes to get all 10 winning racehorses and jockeys. Can you get 100%?


VOTE: Racing’s Most Historic Places

Here’s an opportunity to nominate England’s most historic places in racing. Historic England are giving the public a chance to vote for the top 100 places that have had the most biggest …

Racing Superstitions – Finding Luck at the races

When it comes to finding luck at the races, it seems that racing fans and professionals alike will believe in just about anything to get good fortune on their side. Whether born out of supposed fact …


5 of the best: Frankie Dettori St Leger victories

The St Leger Festival’s flagship day brings the four days to a dramatic climax with everything building up to the World’s oldest Classic, the William Hill St Leger Stakes. Frankie Dettori is the …

Spencer being cheeky

Racing’s cheekiest moments

With years of training and hard work going into readying yourself for that chance to shine on the big stage, it’s understandable that most jockeys have a very serious outlook when it comes to …

Questionable Fashion Choices At The Races

It’s the start of London Fashion Week and with that in mind we take a look through the slightly more questionable fashion choices at the races. A lot of the more risque attire tends to be worn …


QUIZ: Name the last 20 St Leger winning jockeys

The St Leger Festival’s flagship race brings the four days to a dramatic climax at Doncaster with everything building up to the World’s oldest Classic, the St Leger Stakes (3:35pm Saturday 16th …

FLASHBACK: Sir AP McCoy wins at the St Leger Festival

Jumps racing legend and 20-time Champion jockey Sir AP McCoy found himself in unusual territory on the Flat in the 2015 St Leger Legends race. However, it didn’t phase him and despite brief period …


Gordon Lord Byron: The bargain of a lifetime

Thoroughbred racing may be known as ‘the sport of kings’ but money and pedigree isn’t the be all and end all when it comes to creating success. Bought for just €2,000, Gordon Lord …

George Ezra to headline Champions Day

Photo courtesy of the BBC One of the most talented musicians of his generation, George Ezra, will bring Britain’s richest raceday to a close when he headlines the after-party at QIPCO British Champions …

Neymar Vs Silvestre De Sousa

On paper footballer Neymar and jockey Silvestre De Sousa have a similar back story. Both sons of Brazil, who are at the top of their professions, now plying their trade in Europe. Both cut their teeth …


Watching Live: British Champions Day Vs All Sport

Watching live sport can be expensive business especially for a student. Football could set you back upwards of £100 to watch the best teams in London for a one-off game, which could mean beans on toast …

Game of Thrones Season 7 explained by 44 horse names

Photo courtesy of HBO WARNING: There are spoilers so if you haven’t completely caught up on Game of Thrones then look away away now! We are approaching the final furlong of Game of Thrones Season …


Girls Vs Boys in the Nunthorpe

There have been some sensational performances from Fillies this season, the standouts so far being Lady Aurelia and Enable, who’ve both beaten the boys at the highest level. The Welcome to Yorkshire …

FLASHBACK: Frankel wins the Juddmonte

The best racehorse of all-time, Frankel finished with an unbeaten record totalling 14 wins and a final unofficial rating of 140 when retiring back in 2012. The Juddmonte International was his penultimate …

The Ebor Festival – Expect The Unexpected

The Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival has had quite a few shocks in the recent past, with heavy favourites falling short as well as a few so called ‘no hopers’ exceeding all expectation with victory. …