Author: jmlarga

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6 of the best: Frankie Dettori St Leger victories

Published: 10th September 2020

Frankie Dettori is the current leading jockey in the St Leger with six wins in total, stretching back to 1995....

Quiz: Who has more Royal Ascot victories?

Published: 13th March 2020


QUIZ: Name 6 racecourses with all the letters ‘RACE’ and 4 racecourses without any of the letters ‘RACE’

Published: 10th March 2020

With all the British racecourses in mind can you name six racecourses that contain all the letters ‘RACE’ and four racecourses that contain none of the letters ‘RACE’?...

Women to watch out for at the Cheltenham Festival

Published: 6th March 2020

Photo courtesy of David Davis The Cheltenham Festival is a phenomenal spectacle; a great multitude of fascinating stories all play out in front of a captivated audience over four pulsating days. The...

The Ultimate Cheltenham Racehorse

Published: 6th March 2020

Many star performers will take to the stage in a bid to cement their name into racing history with a win at the legendary Prestbury Park venue. But what exactly are the...

Top 6 Greatest Finishes At The Cheltenham Festival

Published: 3rd March 2020

Each and every renewal offers up moments that have the power to bring even the hardiest racing aficionados to their knees.  Below we list off six finishes we’ve deemed to be the...

Heavyweight Clashes: The Greatest Jump Racing Battles This Century

Published: 21st February 2020

These occasions are to be remembered and savoured. It’s not every season these titanic battles occur but when two or three top-class, evenly matched horses live up to all the hype and...

Dream Horse Movie | The inspiring story of Dream Alliance

Published: 19th February 2020

Photo courtesy of Bleecker Street Studios In Cefn Forest, Caerphilly, a village in one of the poorest mining valleys in Wales, Brian and Jan Vokes decided to breed a racehorse despite only...

15 Words that mean something different to Racing fans

Published: 21st January 2020

Dam Normal language: A barrier constructed to hold back water and raise its level, forming a reservoir used to generate electricity or as a water supply. Racing language: A horse’s mother. Sire Normal...

QUIZ: Can you guess these Clarence House champions?

Published: 16th January 2020

The feature race is the Grade One Matchbook Clarence House Chase at 3:35pm this Saturday which could be a pointer towards the Cheltenham Festival in March. Winners of the Clarence House Chase...