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Appleby delighted as Space Blues opens Group One account

9th August 2020, 18:44

Trainer Charlie Appleby was full of praise for stable star Space Blues as he opened his Group One account in the Prix Maurice de Gheest at Deauville.

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Mohaather in line for France outing

9th August 2020, 10:46

Trainer Marcus Tregoning has revealed Mohaather could be given one run in France before heading to Ascot in October.

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Plenty of options on the table for Kameko

8th August 2020, 14:20

Connections are set to decide Kameko's next step after the weekend with four potential destinations on the table.

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Curragh given go ahead for Sunday card

8th August 2020, 11:45

Racing has been given the go ahead at the Curragh on Sunday despite a partial lockdown coming into place in County Kildare.

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Doyle excited by Al Sagar partnership potential

7th August 2020, 16:38

Hollie Doyle hopes her recent designation as first jockey to Imad Al Sagar will continue to bear fruit as she targets a first Group success.

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Vaughan takes parting shot at authorities

7th August 2020, 16:37

Departing trainer Ed Vaughan says racing must do more to protect owners if they are to avoid a potential exodus due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Alpine Star heading to Deauville

6th August 2020, 15:01

Coronation Stakes champion Alpine Star is heading to Deauville for the Prix Jacques Le Marois, according to connections.

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Prize money cut for Ascot showpiece

6th August 2020, 14:44

Prize money for British Champions Day at Ascot on October 17 has been cut by 40% as the coronavirus pandemic continues to hit racing.

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Coleman set for spell on the sidelines

5th August 2020, 18:02

Jockey Aiden Coleman has confirmed he will not ride until October after suffering a fractured arm.

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O'Meara ready to skip Irish trip

5th August 2020, 18:02

Trainer David O'Meara has confirmed he is not looking to run Summerghand in this weekend's Group Three Phoenix Sprint Stakes at the Curragh.

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Marquand wary of Buick threat

4th August 2020, 14:53

Tom Marquand believes William Buick will be his biggest rival when it comes to winning this year's British Flat Jockeys' championship.

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Godolphin duo to swerve Melbourne Cup

4th August 2020, 11:45

Godolphin duo Charlie Appleby and Saeed bin Suroor have confirmed they will not be sending any horses to compete in this year's Melbourne Cup.

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Teal leaning towards Haydock trip

3rd August 2020, 17:22

Trainer Roger Teal admits he is leaning towards the Betfair Sprint Cup at Haydock with Oxted as he looks to avoid a clash with Battaash.

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Burrows assessing Doncaster options

3rd August 2020, 14:16

Trainer Owen Burrows is assessing the options at Doncaster's St Leger meeting as he looks to find a test for "exciting" charge Albasheer.

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Muir considering Newmarket run for Just Hubert

2nd August 2020, 16:27

Trainer William Muir has confirmed connections are considering running Just Hubert in the Cesarewitch Handicap at Newmarket after his win at Goodwood.

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Raabihah run suggests Arc challenge

2nd August 2020, 16:24

The odds have been slashed for Jean-Claude Rouget-charge Raabihah to win the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, after an impressive victory this weekend.

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Haggas tips Nahaarr for Goodwood success

1st August 2020, 11:34

Trainer William Haggas believes Nahaarr can win Saturday's renewal of the Stewards' Cup at Goodwood despite an unfavourable draw.

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Ryan eyeing Goodwood glory

1st August 2020, 11:31

Kevin Ryan is hoping to see Hey Jonesy build on a solid performance at Ascot when he goes off in the Unibet Stewards' Cup on Saturday.

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Battaash breaks record at Goodwood

31st July 2020, 15:55

Battaash smashed his own course record to pick up a historic fourth consecutive victory in Friday's King George Qatar Stakes.

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Fans denied chance to head to Glorious Goodwood

31st July 2020, 13:34

Racing fans won't be heading to Glorious Goodwood on Saturday after the government's decision to tighten coronavirus measures.

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O'Brien lands first British Group 1

30th July 2020, 16:16

Donnacha O'Brien has landed his first British Group 1 winner at the first attempt as Fancy Blue won the Nassau Stakes at Goodwood.

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O'Brien targets Paris for Goodwood winner Mogul

30th July 2020, 15:51

Aidan O'Brien is considering the Grand Prix de Paris for Mogul after he made it third time lucky this year at Goodwood.

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Mohaather claims Qatar Sussex Stakes

29th July 2020, 16:57

Trainer Marcus Tregoning was left celebrating as Mohaather produced a late surge to claim the Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood on Wednesday.

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Varian crushed after losing Defoe

29th July 2020, 16:57

Trainer Roger Varian has confirmed stable star Defoe was fatally injured on the gallops on Wednesday morning.

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Arc options for Stradivarius

28th July 2020, 18:48

Stradivarius is set for a run in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe after claiming a fourth Goodwood Cup.

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Donnacha has a Nassau Fancy for Blue

28th July 2020, 18:47

Donnacha O'Brien believes Glorious Goodwood success could be in the offing with Fancy Blue primed for Thursday's Nassau Stakes.

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Enable set for York trip

27th July 2020, 14:16

John Gosden says Enable will run in either the Juddmonte International or Yorkshire Oaks at York after her heroics at Ascot.

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Elliott declares six for Galway Plate

27th July 2020, 14:07

Gordon Elliott has declared six runners for Wednesday's Galway Plate with Davy Russell set to ride favourite Galvin.

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Aspell calls time on jockey career

26th July 2020, 13:36

Veteran jockey Paddy Aspell has been forced to retire from the saddle following a long battle with a cruciate ligament injury.

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Stradivarius to face six at Goodwood

26th July 2020, 12:13

Stradivarius will square off against six rivals as he seeks a record-breaking fourth victory in the Goodwood Cup on Tuesday.

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Kennedy eyes September return

25th July 2020, 11:37

Jack Kennedy has revealed he is eyeing a return to racing at Listowel in late September having suffered a broken leg back in February.

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Deidre set for Nazeef Nassau Stakes fight

24th July 2020, 16:04

Japanese star Deirdre is among eight runners entered for Thursday's Qatar Nassau Stakes on day three of Glorious Goodwood.

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Search For A Song can push Magical - Craig

24th July 2020, 15:18

Search For A Song can defy expectations and compete with Magical in Sunday's Tattersalls Gold Cup, according the horse's Moyglare Stud Farm owners.

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Earthlight to skip Goodwood

23rd July 2020, 16:22

Trainer Andre Fabre has confirmed Earthlight will swerve the Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood in favour of a trip to Deauville.

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Elarqam primed for York trip

23rd July 2020, 14:17

Angus Gold is hoping Elarqam can get back on track in the Sky Bet York Stakes as he bids to become the first dual winner of the race on Saturday.

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Bradley considering Fev Rover options

22nd July 2020, 13:58

Owner Nick Bradley has revealed Fev Rover is likely to run at either Newmarket or Deauville next after her recent Sandown success.

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Galway won't have "usual razzamatazz" - Walsh

22nd July 2020, 13:11

Trainer Ted Walsh says racing at Galway next week won't have the same feel and will purely be an "industry day".