Horse Racing News


skysports Almanzor among Arc nineteen

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:12:00 BST

Impressive Irish Champion Stakes winner Almanzor is still on target for Ascot’s Qipco Champion Stakes despite appearing among 19 confirmations for Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Chantilly.


skysports Japan gets ready for Arc party

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:57:00 BST

Will Hayler takes a look at the Japanese challenge in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe down the years.


skysports ‘All systems go’ for Harzand

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:57:00 BST

Dermot Weld’s dual Derby winner Harzand booked his ticket for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Chantilly on Sunday with an impressive gallop on Tuesday morning.


skysports Fellowes’ Moonlit gamble landed

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:36:00 BST

Moonlit Show landed a rare old gamble to give Newmarket-based Charlie Fellowes his first winner in Ireland in the Listed Blenheim Stakes at Fairyhouse.


skysports Spain Burg set for the sales

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:29:00 BST

Spain Burg, impressive winner of the Rockfel Stakes at Newmarket last week, has a date at the Arqana Chantilly ‘Arc de Triomphe’ Sale on Saturday.


skysports Jet on course for Concorde run

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:51:00 BST

The prospect of soft ground has tempted Adrian Keatley to run Jet Setting in the Coolmore Stud Home Of Champions Concorde Stakes at Tipperary on Sunday.


skysports Beckett targets Series Finale

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:32:00 BST

The new EBF Breeders’ Fillies Series draws to a close at Newmarket’s Rowley Mile Racecourse on Saturday with the staging of the last four of its 20 races – open handicaps over six, eight, ten and 12 furlongs worth £50,000 apiece.


skysports Hargam set for Istabraq Hurdle

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:09:00 BST

Hargam is set to have his first race since a disappointing effort in the Champion Hurdle when he lines up at Tipperary on Sunday.


skysports Trip To Paris in Cadran contention

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:35:00 BST

Last year’s Ascot Gold Cup winner Trip To Paris heads a strong British representation in Saturday’s Prix du Cadran at Chantilly following the first forfeit stage.


skysports WATCH: When Frankie met Sara

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:19:00 BST

Frankie Dettori has re-lived the “special day” at Ascot when he made history by becoming the first jockey in history to win all seven races.