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FRODON (Bryony Frost) after the Ryanair Chase Cheltenham 14 Mar 2019 - Pic Steven Cargill /
Racing Insights
Best of 2020
Not So Sleepy (Tom OBrien) takes the last before going on to win The Betfair Exchange Trophy. Photo Hugh Routledge /
Mogul (PC. Boudot) wins Juddmonte Grand Prix de Paris Gr.1 in ParisLongchamp 13/09/20, Photo Zuzanna Lupa /
No Altior at Sandown. Image credit: racingfotos
Tiger Roll and Davy Russell wins his 2nd Randox Health Grand National at Aintree from Magic Of Light, Rathvinden [left] and Walk In The Mill [2nd left] 6/4/2019 Pic Steve Davies/
PINK SHEETS (Jack Quinlan) wins The Play Ladbrokes 5-A-Side On Football Mares Novices Hurdle, for trainer Mick Quinn Newbury 28 Nov 2020 - Pic Steven Cargill /
De Rasher Counter and Ben Jones wins the Ladbrokes Trophy Chase at Newbury for trainer Emma Lavelle. 30/11/2019 Pic Steve Davies/
The Price Is Wrong: Value Challenge
Wincanton 15.02.2014 Melodic Rendezvous Wins The Kingwell Hurdle Race. Trainer:Jeremy Scott. Jockey:Nick Schofield. Photo Matthew Webb /
SIMSIR (Lee Newman) beats GLOBAL GIANT (right) and SOVEREIGN (hidden) in The Bahrain International Trophy Rashid Equestrian & Horseracing Club, Bahrain, 20 Nov 2020 - Pic Steven Cargill /
The Price Is Wrong: Value Challenge
GOOD RISK AT ALL (Sam Twiston-Davies) wins The High Sherifff Of Gloucestershire Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race Cheltenham 15 Nov 2020 - Pic Steven Cargill /
The Price Is Wrong: Value Challenge
The Price Is Wrong: Value Challenge
Order of Australia, with PC Boudot up, wins the Grade 1 Breeders' Cup Mile, with Circus Maximus (left) in 2nd place and Lope Y Fernandez (purple cap) in 3rd, all trained by Aidan O'Brien. Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, KY, USA. Nov 7, 2020. Photography by Jamie Newell /
Breeders' Cup 2020 Preview, Picks
Cyrname & Harry Cobden are clear jumping the last fence on way to winning. Wetherby 31-10-20. Photo George Selwyn /
Twin Star and David Probert win the ESL Group Handicap at Chester. 14/9/2018 Pic Steve Davies/
Mac Swiney and Kevin Manning win the Vertem Futurity Trophy Stakes at Doncaster from One Ruler and Baradar. 24/10/2020 Pic Steve Davies/
Racing Insights
HIGH ACCLAIM (right, David Probert, sponsored by beats HUMBERT (left) in The Spring Mile Handicap Doncaster 24 Mar 2018 - Pic Steven Cargill /
MAGIC DANCER (Richard Patrick) wins The Cheltenham Pony Racing Authority Graduates Handicap Hurdle Cheltenham 18 Apr 2018 - Pic Steven Cargill /
WIndswept Girl wins unchallenged at Taunton, trained by Anthony Honeyball and ridden by Rex Dingle
PORTH SWTAN (Jason Hart) beats RASELASAD (2nd right) and HAYADH (5) in The Handicap Musselburgh 2 Apr 2019 - Pic Steven Cargill /"
Qipco British Champions Sprint Stakes (Group 1) (British Champions Series) Glen Shiel and Hollie Doyle (left) hold on from Brando and Tom Eaves (yellow) by a nose 17-10-20 Photo Bill Selwyn /
COBBER KAIN (Frankie Dettori) beats STRAIT OF HORMUZ (left, David Probert) at Chelmsford City racecourse 4 Sep 2019 - Pic Steven Cargill /
STRATUM (right, Jason Watson) beats PARTY PLAYBOY (2nd left) and SUMMER MOON (left) in The Emirates Cesarewitch Handicap Newmarket 12 Oct 2019 - Pic Steven Cargill /
U S NAVY FLAG (Ryan Moore) beats BRANDO (yellow) in The Darley July Cup Newmarket 14 Jul 2018 - Pic Steven Cargill /
Princess Zoe (JM. Sheridan) wins Qatar Prix Du Cadran Gr.1 in ParisLongchamp, France, 03/10/2020, Photo Zuzanna Lupa /
Enable is a justifiably short price for the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe
Run style bias in handicap chases
Love & Ryan Moore easy winners. 3:15 Juddmonte International Stakes (British Champion Series) (Group 1). York 19-8-20. Photo George Selwyn /
Stat of the Day
Stat of the Day
Lord North and Frankie Dettori win the Bet365 Cambridgeshire Handicap at Newmarket from Beringer. 28/9/2019 Pic Steve Davies/
DUTCH LAW (Charlie Bennett) with Tony Stafford and trainer Hughie Morrison after The Albert Bartlett Handicap Ascot 3 Sep 2016 - Pic Steven Cargill /
Stat of the Day
Stat of the Day
ROUDEE Ridden by Richard Kingscote (Red Stars) Wins The Ayr Silver Cup 17/9/16 Photo John Grossick /
Two For Gold and David Bass lead all the way to win the Gordon Richards Novices' Limited Handicap Chase at Carlisle. 3/11/2019 Pic Steve Davies/
Makthecat splits subsequent Listed bumper winners, with six lengths back to a previous scorer, on debut at Huntingdon
GALILEO CHROME (3rd left, Tom Marquand) beats BERKSHIRE ROCCO (2nd left) and PYLEDRIVER (right) in The Pertemps St Leger Doncaster 12 Sep 2020 - Pic Steven Cargill /
Stat of the Day
Stat of the Day
HIGH ACCLAIM (right, David Probert, sponsored by beats HUMBERT (left) in The Spring Mile Handicap Doncaster 24 Mar 2018 - Pic Steven Cargill /
2020/21 Football Season Preview
Authentic and John Velazquez win G1 Kentucky Derby, Bob Baffert Trainer, Churchill Downs Louisville, KY 9-5-20 Photo Mathea Kelley /
Stat of the Day
Stat of the Day
Extra Elusive and Hollie Doyle (right) winning The BetVictor Rose Of Lancaster Stakes Haydock 8.8.2020 Photo Dan Abraham /
Stat of the Day
Stat of the Day
DESERT ENCOUNTER ridden by Jamie Spencer 1st The L'Ormarins Queen's Plate Glorious Stakes (Group 3) at Glorious Goodwood 2/8/19 Photo Ian Headington /
Racing at Newton Abbot round the stands bend. 10/10/2014 Pic Steve Davies/
Stat of the Day
ETONIAN (2nd right, Pat Dobbs) beats APOLLO ONE (2nd left) KING VEGA (right) and DINOO (left) in The Betway Solario Stakes Sandown 23 Aug 2020 - Pic Steven Cargill /
Stat of the Day
MOHAWK KING (left, Pat Dobbs) beats CHURCHILL BAY (2nd right) and MAYAAS (right) in The Anders Foundation British EBF Crocker Bulteel Maiden Stakes Ascot 25 Jul 2020 - Pic Steven Cargill /
THREE C'S ridden by Pat Cosgrave gives George Boughey his first winner as a trainer in The Injured Jockeys Fund Handicap Stakes at Lingfield 13/8/19 Photo Ian Headington /
Stat of the Day
Palace Pier (L. Dettori) wins Prix Du Haras De Fresnay-Le-Buffard Jacques Le Marois Gr.1 from Alpine Star ridden by Stephane Pasqiuier (right) and Circus Maximus (left), Deauville, France, 16/08/2020, Photo Zuzanna Lupa /
Stat of the Day
HEADMAN (pink cap) ridden by Jason Watson beating Sinjaari in The Al Zubarah London Gold Cup Handicap Stakes at Newbury 18/5/19 Photo Ian Headington /
Gorgeous Kayf Tara filly for sale
Space Blues (W. Buick) wins LARC Prix Maurice de Gheest Gr.1 in Deauville, France, 09/08/2020, Photo Zuzanna Lupa /
Stat of the Day
Stat of the Day
Geegeez Gold: Annual prices set to rise
Battaash (Jim Crowley) win the King George Qatar Stakes Goodwood 31.7.20 Photo Edward Whitaker /

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