Horse Racing News


skysports Order nominated for Melbourne

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 BST

Order Of St George is one of seven Aidan O’Brien horses among the first nominations for the Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 1.


skysports Dancing Star added to Sprint Cup field

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:21:00 BST

Dancing Star and Mehronissa were supplemented for the 32Red Sprint Cup at Haydock on Saturday.


skysports Time Test to swerve Irish Champion

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:47:00 BST

Time Test will not be running in the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on September 10.


skysports Hawkbill has two options

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:42:00 BST

Hawkbill is set to have just one more run this season after his winning sequence came to an abrupt end at York.


skysports David Wachman to retire

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:24:00 BST

Classic-winning trainer David Wachman is to retire at the end of the season.


skysports Codd sparkles in Amateur Derby

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:59:00 BST

With wins at the Cheltenham Festival and over Aintree’s famous Grand National fences to his name, Jamie Codd can now boast one at Epsom Downs after making his first visit to the track a winning one with victory aboard Hubertas in the Amateur Derby.


skysports Alicante is Ripon Champion

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:28:00 BST

Bryan Smart achieved a notable double when Alicante Dawn won the Longines Irish Champions Weekend EBF Ripon Champion Two Yrs Old Trophy.


skysports Limato back in Sprint Cup contention

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:46:00 BST

Limato could run in the 32Red Sprint Cup at Haydock on Saturday after all if conditions are too fast for stablemate Twilight Son.


skysports Burrows plots path for Markaz

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:26:00 BST

Owen Burrows has ruled out a quick return to action at Doncaster’s St Leger meeting for Markaz after he was awarded the Group Two Golden Peitsche at Baden-Baden on Sunday.


skysports Fahey and Hanagan in Ripon joy

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:38:00 BST

News of the rest of the action from Ripon on Monday where Richard Fahey and Paul Hanagan teamed up with a winner.