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Bell and Turner battle it out at Carlisle's Ultimate Ladies' Night

Last night Carlisle played host to the only female-only race card in the world – the Ultimate Ladies’ Night. The evening kicked off with the Lady Riders’ Invitational Handicap for Lady Amateur riders, with a decisive win for Miss S Brotherton and Glasgon.


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Time called on Al Kazeem career

Time called on Al Kazeem career

Al Kazeem has been retired "in the best interest of the horse", confirmed trainer Roger Charlton. The popular seven-year-old has been struggling with an injury, with time now called on the decorated career of the four-times Group One scorer.


Only Mine off the mark in style

Only Mine off the mark in style

Only Mine landed the odds with ease in the Stallion Farms E. B. F. Maiden at Cork. Sent off a red-hot 2-5 favourite following a good second in a Curragh Group Three, Joe Murphy's filly was bounced straight out in front and little changed thereafter.

Battle conquers for Hannon

Battle conquers for Hannon

Richard Hannon secured his first winner in the post-Richard Hughes era after Battle Pride made it third-time lucky in the New Jaguar XE At Westover Jaguar EBF Stallions Maiden Stakes at Salisbury.

Dickinson reveals Ascot dream

Dickinson reveals Ascot dream

Michael Dickinson has set his sights on winning a race at Royal Ascot after announcing his return to the American training ranks. Famed for sending out the first five home in the 1983 Cheltenham Gold Cup, he showed his versatility by making a successful switch to training Flat horses in America.


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ultimate girl night

Bell and Turner battle it out at Carlisle's Ultimate Ladies' Night

Last night Carlisle played host to the only female-only race card in the world – the Ultimate Ladies’ Night. The evening kicked off with the Lady Riders’ Invitational Handicap for Lady Amateur riders, with a decisive win for Miss S Brotherton and Glasgon.


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A History of the Shergar Cup

This week we’re looking to the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup on Saturday 9 August, held at Ascot, and look at the horse that gave its name to the event - Shergar.

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Top Female Jockeys Head to Carlisle for Ladies' Race Day

Today sees the annual Ultimate Ladies’ Night event at Carlisle Racecourse. This fantastic fixture at Carlisle Racecourse on Monday 3 August is totally unique – with each race on the card being open for female jockeys only.