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Your Guide to Royal Ascot

Published: 17th June 2024

The Key Races There are eight Group 1 races spread over the five days of Royal Ascot. The meeting starts on Tuesday with possibly the best two hours of racing anywhere in...

Race to be Champion Flat Jockey heating up

Published: 29th August 2023

With less than two months until this year’s top rider is crowned at Ascot on Qipco British Champions Day, there is all to play for. Here we look at the main challengers. ...

Cobden, Burke and Skelton up for November Award

Published: 5th December 2022

There were many great performances over the jumps in November, but who deserves to scoop the monthly award?...

Newmarket – A Town Like No Other

Published: 28th April 2022

Racing HQ The historic market town, situated in Suffolk on the border with Cambridgeshire, serves as Flat racing’s headquarters.  More than 3,000 horses are stabled in Newmarket – one for every five...

Flat Jockey Championship Contenders

Published: 27th April 2022

  The Jockeys’ Championship kicks off on QIPCO 2000 Guineas day on Saturday 30 April and runs untilQIPCO British Champions Day in October. Over the course of five‐and‐a‐half months the rider with...

Frankie Dettori and Dancing Brave Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Published: 25th April 2022

  Launched in 2021, the Hall of Fame sets out to immortalise the Modern Greats of the sport, both human and equine, from 1970 onwards. Dettori and Dancing Brave are the first...

Who Is Kevin Brogan? Champion Conditional Jockey

Published: 22nd April 2022

Following Big Footsteps 21‐year‐old Kevin Brogan has won the race to be champion conditional jockey joining a roll of honour that includes Sir AP McCoy, Richard Johnson and Brian Hughes. More recently...

Fit at 50 – Five Of The Best Golden Oldie Jockeys

Published: 6th February 2022

With most elite sportsmen and women retiring in their 30s, horse racing bucks the trend. Plenty of riders are still competing in races well into their 50s. The current crop of golden...

Harry Cobden: Enrilo’s Ladbrokes Trophy chances

Published: 26th November 2021

Harry Cobden gives an exclusive look into his rides this Saturday at Newbury including Enrilo in the Ladbrokes Trophy....

Marco Ghiani | Under Starters Orders

Published: 13th October 2021

Profile of Marco Ghaini. Find out more about the Champion Apprentice and the Italian's journey to success in the UK...