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2019 May
  • Mon, May 20, 2019
    At Tokyo on Sunday the undefeated Loves Only You set a new race record as she flew up the outside to grab the race in the last 100m.
  • Mon, May 20, 2019
    War Of Will proved he did have the will to win given a clear run and provided his rider, trainer and owner with their first Triple Crown race winner.
  • Mon, May 20, 2019
    The German 2000 Guineas or Mehl-Mulhens Rennen G2 for 3yo colts and fillies has seen a successful result for the raiders.
  • Sun, May 19, 2019
    Sir Michael Stoute captured the two feature races at Newbury on Saturday and a Listed to make the treble.
  • Sat, May 18, 2019
    Champion's Way will try to make it six wins in a season, a very rare feat in Hong Kong.
  • Fri, May 17, 2019
    This may be a rerun of the 2018 version as Stradivarius who won that edition looks likely to repeat here.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    Andre Fabre’s Persian King may not yet have had his coronation but he’s moving towards it rapidly with his win at Longchamp on Sunday.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    The “Berlin Marathon” at Hoppergarten on Sunday saw a big upset when Raa Atoll won.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    The Aussie jockey who is riding under a temporary licence in Japan has had a weekend to remember.
  • Sun, May 12, 2019
    Things start to get into gear with the running of the Prix St Georges, a G3 for 3yo over the 1000m. The going is supposed to be very soft so we shall see what happens in this race as a bit of an indicator for the two G1s.
  • Mon, May 06, 2019
    It must be that the "Ho Ho" has people thinking of Christmas as after winning the QM on Sunday he's having a break.
  • Mon, May 06, 2019
    It's a bank holiday Monday or equivalent in many countries and in Ireland we have a nice program at the Curragh.
  • Sun, May 05, 2019
    The 2000 Guineas at Newmarket was a race where there was a great advantage to horses running up the stand side.
  • Sat, May 04, 2019
    The going is described as good to firm and it’s a mix weather-wise between sun and showers.
  • Sat, May 04, 2019
    Under a brilliant ride from Jose Ortiz, the Tom Amoss trained Serengeti Empress crossed from gate 13 to take up the lead and stayed there.
  • Fri, May 03, 2019
    Punchestown on Thursday saw our old friend Unowhatimeanharry 16/1 take out the gruelling race by 3 lengths from Bacardys who was ridden by PW Mullins while Paul Townend switched to the stablemate Bapaume was a head away in third. Aux Ptits Soins finished fifth in a field of 10.
  • Fri, May 03, 2019
    A few years ago Sophie Doyle, sister of James, chose to move to the US from the UK in search of more opportunities.
  • Thu, May 02, 2019
    12 times Irish Champion Jockey Ruby Walsh dismounted from winning the Punchestown Gold Cup on Kemboy and announced "That's it".
  • Wed, May 01, 2019
    Day 2 of the Punchestown Festival will see the clash between Al Boum Photo and Kemboy in the Gold Cup Chase Gr 1.
  • Wed, May 01, 2019
    Starting off a very busy racing month we go to St Cloud for the first three group races of the month.
2019 April
  • Tue, Apr 30, 2019
    The three International G1 contests provided plenty of interest in a day where the sun came through the clouds the racing proved mostly very competitive.
  • Mon, Apr 29, 2019
    A bit of an upset at Longchamp on Sunday when Waldgeist got the better of the odds-on favourite Ghalyyath.
  • Sun, Apr 28, 2019
    There's been a few showers around and it is currently a bit misty and cloudy but the day will hopefully improve weather-wise and there hasn't been too much water on the track.
  • Wed, Apr 24, 2019
    And gets the trifecta to boot when Burrows Saint scored a good win over his stablemate Isleofhopendreams 20/1.
  • Tue, Apr 16, 2019
    We go back a long way – been to all four of her Cox Plates, all three of her QE IIs and a number of other races.
  • Mon, Apr 15, 2019
    Andre Fabre's Godolphin horses had a nice day out on Sunday, with Persian King winning the Fontainbleau and Slalom and Syrtis quinellaing the Noailles.
  • Sun, Apr 14, 2019
    With the ground being classified as good and riders in the first couple of races stating they thought good to firm, there was a rush of scratchings.
  • Fri, Apr 12, 2019
    This is a big weekend for racing in Japan. After snowing on the cherry blossoms this week it looks like the sun will be back,
  • Fri, Apr 12, 2019
    The weather looks like being a lot nicer than it was at Cheltenham as Ayr gets set for a very big day off racing.
  • Mon, Apr 08, 2019
    Whistlejacket and team arrived early at Randwick where the sun was shining and the crowds waiting to burst through the turnstiles at 10.00 am, promising a great day ahead
  • Sun, Apr 07, 2019
    That's the excitement at Sha Tin this Sunday where there is an excellent program for the enthusiasts.
  • Fri, Apr 05, 2019
    Well, especially the Saturday where there are Kentucky Derby preps and all sorts of top races at Aqueduct, Keeneland and Santa Anita.
  • Fri, Apr 05, 2019
    And there should be plenty of them starting with a ripping version of the G3 Merseyrail Handicap Hurdle with 22 runners.
  • Mon, Apr 01, 2019
    Yesterday Race 9 at Sha Tin the Tolo Harbour Cl 2 saw a number of very good horses in a class field.
2019 March
  • Sun, Mar 31, 2019
    A somewhat quiet day in Hong Kong with many having been up in the wee hours watching the Hong Kong reps in Dubai.
  • Mon, Mar 25, 2019
    The Kowloon Cricket Club Centenary Cup was the feature race on Sunday's card at Sha Tin and as a highlight it did not disappoint.
  • Mon, Mar 25, 2019
    The Scat Daddy product Mr Melody showed no problems with the drop in trip and pulled off a convincing win in the Chukyo feature.
  • Mon, Mar 25, 2019
    As a result of the Fairgrounds Oaks and the Louisiana Derby winners getting 100 points, some new names will be off to Kentucky.
  • Mon, Mar 18, 2019
    He's by Pierro and therefore a grandson on Lonrho and is starting to look more and more like his illustrious family.
  • Mon, Mar 18, 2019
    There is still a great deal of uncertainty about the required drug changes at Santa Anita but it looks as if a compromise has been reached.
  • Mon, Mar 18, 2019
    A horse was determined to live up to his name at Uttoxeter when Reckless Behaviour decided he wanted a pint and a pizza.
  • Mon, Mar 18, 2019
    At Nakayama the Fuji TV Sho Spring Stakes which is a good trial for the 2000 Guineas has been won by Emeral Fight 27.1.
  • Sun, Mar 17, 2019
    Race 8 at Kranji on Sunday is a class 2 and the feature of the afternoon's racing.
  • Sat, Mar 16, 2019
    And Racheal Blackmore adds her name to the women jockeys winning big races with a win in the Gr 2 Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle.
  • Fri, Mar 15, 2019
    Cheltenham was "Ladies' Day" on Wednesday with two women jockeys riding winners and a woman trainer saddling another one.
  • Fri, Mar 15, 2019
    The Stronach Group has announced a ban on raceday medication of horses running on their California tracks - Santa Anita and Golden Gate Park.
  • Thu, Mar 14, 2019
    There's been a few surprises (which is not unusual) and there may be more in store on this Thursday card.
  • Tue, Mar 12, 2019
    The weather is supposed to be quite nice (a relative term) and the racing first rate for this Wednesday.
  • Sat, Mar 09, 2019
    Now riding for the JRA in Japan having passed the exam and winning a big race in Korea, Fuji rode a 75/1 winner!
  • Thu, Mar 07, 2019
    A very pleasant gathering on the lawns outside the stables for the international horses for the draw for Sunday's two big races.
  • Sun, Mar 03, 2019
    Gulfstream Park runs a huge card this Saturday but we shall concentrate on the three Grade 2 stakes races.
  • Sun, Mar 03, 2019
    John Size's Waikuku has been mentioned as a possible Derby type and Saturday at Sha Tin he endorsed those sentiments.
2019 February
  • Thu, Feb 28, 2019
    It's over 2800m and there is a very good stayer running in this in the form of Brundhand, with Charlie Appleby and the ride of William Buick.
  • Mon, Feb 25, 2019
    Takes place for the most part in Lima at the beautiful Monterrico track, and in Arequipo at a smaller venue.
  • Sun, Feb 24, 2019
    With only two Class 2 races on the card Sundays meeting will be mostly about horses trying to get their handicaps right.
  • Sun, Feb 24, 2019
    With only two Class 2 races on the card Sundays meeting will be mostly about horses trying to get their handicaps right.
  • Sun, Feb 24, 2019
    American based jockey Edgar Prado was denied a permit to ride in the Doha festival since he is over 50 years of age.
  • Fri, Feb 22, 2019
    We expected Charlie Appleby to have a good day at Meydan and he had an excellent one, saddling the winners of all 3 Group races.