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FLASHBACK: When Hayley Turner Made Racing History In The July Cup

Published: 8th July 2020

Turner became the first female jockey to win a Group One race as she surged to victory in the Darley July Cup on board Dream Ahead for trainer David Simcock. It was...
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Enable – Under Starters Orders

Published: 5th July 2020

Over the last three seasons, queen of the turf Enable has not only galloped into the history books, becoming the first European mare to ever earn more than £10million in prize money,...
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Tom Marquand – Under Starters Orders

Published: 1st July 2020

One of the most exciting young talents in British racing, a Champion Apprentice that could well become a Champion Jockey....
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The Epsom Classics: An Introduction

Published: 1st July 2020

Although, the last filly to run in the race was 1,000 Guineas winner Cape Verdi in 1998. The top class fillies tend to head to the Investec Oaks which is run over...
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The Triple Crown – The long wait for the next Nijinsky

Published: 1st July 2020

This Saturday’s Investec Derby will mark the 50th anniversary of the last equine immortal, Nijinsky, wining the second leg of English racing’s “Triple Crown”.  He remains to this day the most recent...
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The Northumberland Plate: A Brief History

Published: 1st July 2020

The most valuable race in the North East, the Northumberland Plate, will be centre stage this weekend as the ITV camera’s descend on Newcastle to showcase what’s locally also known as “The...
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The Top Contenders For The 2020 Apprentice Jockey Championship

Published: 29th June 2020

The battle for the 2020 Apprentice Championship crown began this week as the 7lb claimers follow the 5lb and 3lb claimers back into action. ...
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Under Starters Orders – Hollie Doyle

Published: 29th June 2020

Hollie has had a whirlwind 12 months, having broken the record for the most wins in a calendar year by a female jockey on her way to 116 winners. Most impressively she...
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Under Starters Orders – Battaash

Published: 15th June 2020

Renowned for being one of the fastest racehorses, the sprinter has been clocked at almost 50mph....
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Under Starters Orders – Stradivarius

Published: 14th June 2020

His career record shows that he will be talked about amongst the greatest stayers of all-time. ...