Horse Racing News


skysports Alex Hammond: Mixed emojis

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:40:00 GMT

Sky Sports News HQ presenter Alex Hammond reflects on Thistlecrack’s injury while also looking ahead to this weekend’s action.


skysports George eyes Kempton Double

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:12:00 GMT

Tom George has high hopes of claiming a third BetBright Chase at Kempton with course and distance winner Double Shuffle.


skysports Hutchinson sidelined after Exeter fall

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:19:00 GMT

Jockey Wayne Hutchinson says he must spend six days on the sidelines “for concussion” after he suffered a fall at Exeter on Friday.


skysports Lame Mutakayyef out of Winter Derby

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:45:00 GMT

Mutakayyef has been declared a non-runner in the Betway Winter Derby at Lingfield this afternoon.


skysports Charli Parcs takes Adonis test

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:22:00 GMT

Charli Parcs gets the chance to confirm the big impression he made on his British debut in the BetBright Genius Adonis Juvenile Hurdle at Kempton.


skysports ‘Thistlecrack will recover’

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:40:00 GMT

Trainer Colin Tizzard says Thistlecrack “will be fine for next season” following the nine-year-old’s season-ending injury.


skysports Sovereign Debt hangs on

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:42:00 GMT

Dandy Nicholls’ tough grey Sovereign Debt came out on top in a thrilling finish to the Irish Thoroughbred Marketing Cup at Al Rayyan Racecourse, Doha in Qatar.


skysports King bids to scale Eider again

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:57:00 GMT

Two of the last four winners of the Betfred Eider line up once more at Newcastle on Saturday as Portrait King and Milborough face the starter in what is sure to be a gruelling race.


skysports Birthday winner for Scu

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:00:00 GMT

Michael Scudamore admitted to being pleasantly surprised after Kingswell Theatre provided him with a birthday winner in the Higos Insurance Services Devon National at Exeter.


skysports Lil Rockerfeller in the Spirit

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:12:00 GMT

Lil Rockerfeller is back to defend his title in the totepool National Spirit Hurdle at Fontwell on Sunday.