Leighton Aspell retirement

WEEKEND REVIEW: Grand National winner Leighton Aspell retires

Back-to-back Grand National winning jockey Leighton Aspell retired on Sunday at his home course – Fontwell. Aspell may not have had the fairytale ending yesterday with a win but his colleagues and fans gave him a brilliant and well-deserved send off.

Aspell is most well-known for incredible back-to-back victories in the world’s biggest race – the Grand National – in 2014 and 2015 aboard Pineau Du Re and the late, great Many Clouds. He also recorded over 900 winners, […]

horse movies

QUIZ: 10 Horse Movies

There’s a new horse movie coming this spring – Dream Horse. It tells the wonderful and awe-inspiring rags-to-riches story of Dream Alliance. A horse born in a allotment bought by a group …

QUIZ: Ascot Chase Winners

The feature race of this weekend has been won by many impressive horses over the course of time! Cyrname, the current highest rated chaser is set to go off at a short price on Saturday afternoon but …

FLASHBACK: The Cyrname Show rolls back into Ascot

Turn back the clock 12 months and a certain Paul Nicholl’s inmate named Cyrname was lining up for the Ascot Chase, few would have guessed that we were about to watch a horse that would go on to …

Tiger Roll

QUIZ: Tiger Roll Special

Following the unveiling of the 2020 Randox Health Grand National weights this week what better time to look back at the glorious career of two-time champion Tiger Roll! The Aintree hero has had a storybook …

horse racing terms

QUIZ: Name these horse racing terms

Photo courtesy of Racing TV Can you guess which horse racing term matches the description? This quiz is a bumper edition, 20 to get, good luck!