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BARNEY ROY (white cap) ridden by James Doyle swoops past Thunder Snow & Lancaster Bomber (left) leaving Churchill (right) behind 1st The St James's Palace Stakes (Group 1) at Royal Ascot 20/6/17 Photo: Ian Headington /
BLUE POINT (right, William Buick) beats BATTAASH (left) and MABS CROSS (centre) in The King's Stand Stakes Royal Ascot 19 Jun 2018 - Pic Steven Cargill /
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Galileo is the dominant Royal Ascot sire
Sir Winston and Joel Rosario win the G1 Belmont Stakes, Trained by Mark Casse, Belmont Park, Elmont, NY 6-8-19 Photo by Mathea Kelley /

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Latest Horse Racing News

Alter egos 20: The Stig

The Stig has been something of a legend on Top Gear since his…

Race Histories 12: The Becher Chase

The Grand National fences have their first test of the season…

Alter egos 19: Get It On

I remember Get It On first time round as a number 1 single in…

Alter egos 18: Jack Barker

John William "Jack" Barker (1906 – 1982) was an English footballer…

Alter egos 17: BB tries for a GG double

Brendan Bracken [/caption]The First Viscount Brendan Bracken…

Lost racecourses 8: Clifton Park, Blackpool

102 years ago today there was great excitement on the North…

Race Histories 11: The Royal Hunt Cup

It would be nice to think that the Royal Hunt Cup was named after…

Alter egos 16: Ronaldinho

Ronaldo de Assis Moreira (born 21 March 1980), commonly known…

Alter egos 15: Upper Lambourn

When John Betjamin visited the Valley of the Racehorse, he captured…