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QUIZ: How well do you know Cue Card?

Fan favourite Cue Card has been at the very top of the sport for a number of years now and has gained a cult following in the racing world because of never give in attitude and his star quality.

Cue Card runs in the Grade One Betfair Ascot Chase at 3:35pm tomorrow; it’s shaping up to be quite a race with seven top quality horses all in with a shout of taking top spot. Cue Card will be going for a hat-trick this year having won the race last year and in 2013.

But how well do […]


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FLASHBACK: Kauto Star wins the Ascot Chase

It was 10 years ago when Kauto Star came and conquered Ascot. King Kauto went into the Commercial First Ascot Chase (now Betfair Ascot Chase) in his prime having already won the Cheltenham Gold Cup …

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QUIZ: How much do you know about Denman?

Denman is a Jumps racing legend and will forever be known for his great rivalry with stablemate Kauto Star. He was a big racehorse with a power-packed style and his greatest achievements include winning …


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FLASHBACK: Denman wins on Newbury’s Super Saturday

This Saturday, Newbury are staging an incredible raceday with top-class chasers Altior and Native River returning to the action after long spells away from the racetrack. One of the biggest races of …

Top Girls and Women in British racing

Female jockeys are on the rise in British racing, both over the Jumps and on the Flat with Grade / Group races being regularly won by these rising stars. There’s also a number of well-established …


QUIZ: How well do you know Richard Johnson?

Richard Johnson has shown season after season his quality, emphasised by the huge number of times he’s recorded over 100+ winners a season, winning many of the biggest races in the National Hunt …

Animals causing havoc at the races

Every now and again we see some unusual sights at the races whether it be horses heading home to the paddock mid-race, jockeys easing up before the finish-line and losing the race, or racegoers getting …

Five Apprentices to watch out for in 2018

Each year scores of young apprentice jockeys battle it out for racing’s prestigious title of ‘Stobart Champion Apprentice’ and 2018 is shaping up to be no different. This illustrious award is …



When racing goes wrong…

A lot of work goes in to getting racehorses to the racetrack prepared and in fine fettle, however, no amount of training or excellent horsemanship can prevent these one off racing moments. We’ve trawled …

QUIZ: Can you guess these Clarence House champions?

The Clarence House Raceday is the first big race meeting of the year at Ascot. The feature race is the Grade One Royal Salute Whisky Clarence House Chase at 3:35pm this Saturday which could be a pointer …


The Top 5 Clarence House Champions

The Clarence House Raceday is the first big race meeting of the year at Ascot racecourse. The feature race on the card is the Grade One Royal Salute Whisky Clarence House Chase at 3:35pm this Saturday …

National Hat day – Racing’s Top 5

Horse racing, ladies and hats can only add up to one thing: extravagance. A day at the races provides the rare opportunity to pull all the stops out on your outfit. For many ladies going to a top race …

Which racing star is older?

There have been some extraordinary performances in racing over the last few weeks by jockeys and horses at the opposite ends of their careers. A prime example was Raz De Maree becoming the oldest horse …