Battaash is back at the weekend at Haydock

Battaash is set to return to action in Saturday’s Group 2 Armstrong Aggregates Temple Stakes at Haydock with his trainer Charlie Hills believing he has found the key to getting the explosive [...]

Racing hit by shock £15m fall in levy income

British racing’s finances have been dealt a huge blow with the news that income from the levy – the sport’s central funding system – has fallen unexpectedly by around £15 million in [...]

Many Clouds CJ ends 50-year career

Groom Chris ‘CJ’ Jerdin, a central character to the epic tale of ill-fated Grand National hero Many Clouds, has brought an end to his 50-year career in the sport. Originally from [...]

Altior takes Celebration with record-breaking 19th win

Altior took his unbeaten run over fences to a record 19 in a row as he led all the way to win the bet365 Celebration Chase for the third successive year at Sandown. Nicky Henderson’s superstar [...]

The Lambourn Open Day had it all!

What a difference a year makes. In 2018, Lambourn’s popular Open Day, now staged with the support of the Sir Peter O’Sullevan Charitable Fund, was washed away due to the wettest of [...]

Lambourn lays on Good Friday treat with popular Open Day

Lambourn kicks off Easter weekend by opening its doors to the public for the 29th Peter O’Sullevan Lambourn open day. More than 25 racing yards and horse exhibitions will open, including the [...]

Pentland Hills lands the Festival double

What can you buy for £57 these days? A bottle of champagne on a racecourse perhaps – or how about a share in a Cheltenham and Aintree Grade 1 winner? That is what the members of the Owners Group [...]

Buveur D’Air on a recovery mission

Buveur D’Air’s bid for a hat-trick of Champion Hurdles may have come unstuck thanks to a mistake at the third flight last month, leading to a first fall in a 21-race career, but [...]

La Bague Au Roi in great form and all set for Aintree

La Bague Au Roi, whose form was franked in fine fashion at the Cheltenham Festival, is primed for an assault on Aintree having delighted trainer Warren Greatrex at home. Greatrex said [...]

Whittington attacks ‘madness’ of threats to NH Chase

Trainer Harry Whittington has launched a passionate defence of the National Hunt Chase and its place at the Cheltenham Festival. And while Whittington is the latest to argue for unity in the [...]