Author: jmlarga

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Harry Cobden: My thoughts on the Cheltenham November meeting and the season ahead

Published: 11th November 2019

You can read exclusively all my news and views for the season in this blog, and there’s plenty of exciting things planned on Great British Racing’s social media channels too! Stay tuned....

QUIZ: Can you name these 15 British racecourses?

Published: 27th October 2019

But how well do you know your British racecourses? Can you name these 15 racecourses pictured below? More than 10 is a good score but getting 100% is tough!...

QUIZ: Name these Vertem Futurity Trophy and Classic winners

Published: 23rd October 2019

The race produces some of the very best two-year-old horses in Europe and many have gone on to do great things as three and four-year-olds. Here are the last eight winners of...

QUIZ: How much do you know about Oisin Murphy?

Published: 17th October 2019


QUIZ: How much do you know about Aidan O’Brien?

Published: 14th October 2019


QUIZ: How much do you know about Ascot racecourse?

Published: 12th October 2019

This Saturday, there’s a bumper card on Betfair Ascot Chase day with nine races including the rescheduled Betfair Hurdle and Denman Chase and of course the Grade 1 Ascot Chase! However, how...

Flat racing’s fantastic families

Published: 11th October 2019

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...

QUIZ: Who has more Champions Day winners?

Published: 9th October 2019

The Balmoral Handicap doesn’t count towards the total race wins. So the races include the Champions Sprint, Champions Fillies & Mares, Long Distance Cup, Queen Elizabeth II and the Champion Stakes. 10...

8 lesser known facts about Stradivarius

Published: 8th October 2019

On Europe’s richest raceday, Stradivarius will likely go off as the shortest price favourite of the day such is the reputation he’s built himself over the last few years. That incredible turn...

QUIZ: A Decade Of Dewhurst Winners

Published: 8th October 2019

How many can of the last 10 winners can you recall?...