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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...

Enable – Is She The Greatest?

Published: 1st October 2019

This weekend the mare dubbed the “Queen of Racing” will cross the channel in an attempt to win a mind-boggling third Arc De Triomphe title. Should she achieve the feat she’ll further...

All the Queen’s horses! Our top 5 champions owned by The Queen

Published: 9th September 2019

During her reign, Queen Elizabeth II has overseen the English national team winning the World Cup, a man landing on the moon and the emergence of the internet. But, she has also...

The Best Dressed at Glorious Goodwood

Published: 2nd August 2019

Goodwood racecourse is one of prettiest courses in Britain with the magnificent backdrop of rolling Sussex countryside, and the garden party atmosphere allows individual style to shine through while still capturing the...

2019 Apprentice Championship shaping into a tightly contested affair

Published: 17th July 2019

Previous title winners include high-profile names such as Oisin Murphy, William Buick and Frankie Dettori; showcasing the competition’s ability to propel a young rider onto greater things. The Championship draws to a...

The greatest Royal Ascot moments in the last 10 years

Published: 12th June 2019

Photo courtesy of Coolmore Royal Ascot is almost upon us, the excitement is building as the best equine talent from the UK and around the world compete at the famous track. This...

5 Derby Winners that took the breath away

Published: 29th May 2019

Over 230 years of history has gone into making the Derby one of the greatest spectacles in sport. Here's some of its greatest races....

What makes the Epsom Derby so special?

Published: 24th May 2019

The Epsom Derby bills itself as “the greatest flat race in the world” and it never disappoints!...

Funny moments when racehorses refuse to race

Published: 20th May 2019

Photo courtesy of the Racing Post Our list includes some of the great characters in racing such as British cult hero, the aptly named Mad Moose and Australian superstar Chautauqua.   Gurka...

Dante winners that went on to Derby success

Published: 13th May 2019

The Group 2 contest is considered a leading trial for the Epsom Derby in June. Run over a distance of 1 mile 2 furlongs, there is a healthy £160,000 up for grabs...