Flat racing families

Flat racing’s fantastic families

As the Flat season comes to it’s crescendo in the coming fortnight, we look set to see one of racing’s most famous names return to the spotlight.

Cieren Fallon Jr’s meteoric rise through the Apprentice ranks will likely see him crowned Champion Apprentice on QIPCO British Champions Day – a feat not even his legendary six-time Champion Jockey father Kieren achieved as a young rider.

Many sons and daughters follow in the footsteps of their parents and go on […]

Watch: The Top 6 Champions Day performances

Saturday 19th October sees the coming together of equine superstars like no other. Competing for a record breaking £4.2 million in total prize money its little surprise that this years QIPCO British …

Pinatubo Powers Towards Dewhurst

Named after a Filipino volcano, Godolphin’s Pinatubo has proved every bit as explosive as his namesake on the racecourse. Unbeaten in five races and now seemingly the headline act of his generation, …

Champions Day Quiz

QUIZ: Who has more Champions Day winners?

Jockey Vs Jockey and Trainer Vs Trainer. Who do you think has more QIPCO British Champions Day winners? The Balmoral Handicap doesn’t count towards the total race wins. So the races include the …

QUIZ: A Decade Of Dewhurst Winners

The Group 1 Darley Dewhurst Stakes is one of only five Group 1 races for two-year-olds and has a history of throwing up great champions. How many can of the last 10 winners can you recall?

Facts about Stradivarius

8 lesser known facts about Stradivarius

The superstar stayer Stradivarius is aiming to complete a second season unbeaten in the Long Distance Cup on Saturday 19th October at QIPCO British Champions Day. On Europe’s richest raceday, Stradivarius …

Enable Arc

Enable loses the Arc but no love is lost

Enable and Frankie Dettori were denied a record-breaking third Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe as French horse Waldgeist pipped her on the line in testing conditions at Paris-Longchamp on Sunday. The …

Enable – Is She The Greatest?

“The greatest filly to take to the track”; a phrase mooted by many when it comes to describing Enable, but is it justified? This weekend the mare dubbed the “Queen of Racing” …

Pinatubo, top two-year-olds

Vintage two-year-old crop set to make 2020 a CLASSIC

Over the last few weeks, there have been a number of juveniles who have established themselves as top-class two-year-olds which makes for an exciting prospect for the Classic generation of 2020. Several …