Horse Racing News

 

skysports Arc could be Golden farewell

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:34:00 BST

Golden Horn’s owner-breeder Anthony Oppenheimer has given the strongest indication so far his champion three-year-old is likely to retire at the end of the season.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9904078/arc-could-be-golden-farewell

 

skysports No luck for Geraghty on return

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:47:00 BST

Barry Geraghty’s return to the saddle saw him finish sixth and second at Limerick on what were his first mounts as the new retained jockey to JP McManus.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9904375/no-luck-for-barry-geraghty-on-return-to-the-saddle

 

skysports Ainippe beats Queen in Brownstown

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 15:49:00 BST

Recent Godolphin buy Majestic Queen had to settle for second place as Ainippe came with a rattling late run to win the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Brownstown Stakes at Fairyhouse.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/race-report/9904313/ainippe-beats-queen-in-brownstown

 

skysports Fifth German Derby for Schiergen

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 16:49:00 BST

Nutan gave trainer Peter Schiergen his fifth Deutsches Derby and jockey Andrasch Stake a seventh with an emphatic success at Hamburg racecourse.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9904358/fifth-german-derby-for-schiergen-as-nutan-wins

 

skysports Function Fit after dramatic win

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:58:00 BST

The rest of the news from the meeting at Fairyhouse, where Fit For Function and Gary Carroll were involved in early drama.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9904253/function-fit-after-dramatic-win

 

skysports ‘Sandwich row’ in Australia

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 15:35:00 BST

A row over a sandwich appears to have been the reason for a trainer in Australia withdrawing three of his horses at a meeting at Racing.com Park in Victoria.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9904297/sandwich-row-in-australia-leads-to-withdrawals

 

skysports Sky Bet York Stakes for Tonto

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:42:00 BST

Top Notch Tonto will try again over a mile and a quarter at York later this month after he claimed a confidence-boosting success on the Knavesmire in June.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9904047/sky-bet-york-stakes-the-next-target-for-top-notch-onto

 

skysports Easton Angel to go up in distance

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 10:24:00 BST

Michael Dods is confident a step up to six furlongs will hold no fears for Easton Angel in the Duchess of Cambridge Stakes at Newmarket on Friday.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9903982/easton-angel-to-go-up-in-distance-for-duchess-of-cambridge-stakes

 

skysports Mountain set for trip descent

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 08:34:00 BST

Cougar Mountain will drop back in distance after his weary effort in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown on Saturday.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9903941/cougar-mountain-to-drop-back-in-distance-following-his-coral-eclipse-performance

 

skysports Lady Eli wins Belmont Oaks

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 08:27:00 BST

Outstanding earned a decent chunk of prize-money in America on Saturday as Ballydoyle’s filly finished third in the Belmont Oaks Invitational Stakes.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9903938/outstanding-third-as-lady-eli-wins-the-belmont-oaks