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Stobart Group launch fleet of trucks for the Jockeys' Championship

Stobart Group, who recently announced their sponsorship of the 2015 Flat Jockeys’ Championship, today unveiled a 10-strong fleet of their signature trucks all featuring imagery of leading lights from the Weighing Room in an initiative that will promote jockeys and the sport up and down the country.

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Intilaaq added to Guineas field

Intilaaq added to Guineas field

Roger Varian and owner Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum have supplemented impressive Newbury winner Intilaaq for Saturday's Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket at a cost of £30,000.

Romance out of Guineas

Romance out of Guineas

Beautiful Romance will not run in the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket on Sunday. The daughter of New Approach looked the real deal in a Doncaster maiden last October, and was hardly disgraced when third in the Nell Gwyn on her return to action.

Maguire undergoes crucial surgery

Maguire undergoes crucial surgery

Jason Maguire will undergo an operation in a bid to save his career. Maguire finished second to Tony McCoy in the 2012-13 championship and with the perennial champion now retired, Donald McCain's stable jockey had hoped he could launch a realistic bid for the title.

Nicholls reveals title joy

Nicholls reveals title joy

Paul Nicholls gained as much pleasure from winning his ninth trainers' championship more than any apart from his first.


McCoy trophy for site

Champion Jockey Trophy to be retired in honour of AP McCoy

The perennial Champion Jump Jockey trophy, which will be awarded to AP McCoy on Saturday at Sandown Park, is to be decommissioned and presented to the sporting legend to keep permanently in acknowledgment of his 20 Championship titles and his contribution to the sport over the past two decades.

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The career of AP McCoy and key world events

It’s hard to imagine life without The Champ in charge. Since AP McCoy rode his first winner on board Chickabiddy at Exeter on Wednesday 7 September 1994, our great sport has changed. The world has changed.


Print off our flag to say #ThanksAP

With 20-time Champion Jockey AP McCoy retiring at Sandown Park, you can say #ThanksAP on social media with our flag! Simply click the link below, print off, take a quick snap and share with us your favourite McCoy memories on Twitter and Facebook using the hashtag #ThanksAP. Â DOWNLOAD THE #THANKSAP FLAG HERE.


Win Premier badges to the QIPCO 2000 Guineas!

The Flat is back with a bang on Saturday 2 May, as the QIPCO 2000 Guineas will see the first British Classic champion crowned on Newmarket’s Rowley Mile course – and you could be there yourself to witness the action! We’re giving away three pairs of Premier tickets to QIPCO 2000 Guineas day, where you...