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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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 Park in Victoria.


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.


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.


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.


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.