Flying filly Mrs Danvers retired

Mrs Danvers, the bargain basement filly whose unbeaten two-year-old season in 2016 included winning the valuable Weatherbys Super Sprint and a defeat of Battaash in the Group 3 Cornwallis Stakes, [...]

Bring on Footpad

Altior was not at his brilliant best on Saturday but the Nicky Henderson-trained chaser was more than good enough to retain his unbeaten tag over obstacles, which now stretches to 14 races [...]

Walker launches Rocket on Derby trail

Ed Walker, who enjoyed a fine first full season in Lambourn last year after relocating from Newmarket at the end of 2016, is keen to kick on this term and the ambitious trainer has the biggest [...]

Terrefort stays on well to win Mildmay

The Nicky Henderson-trained Terrefort bounced back from defeat of Shattered Love at Cheltenham to land the Mildmay Novices’ Chase at Aintree. With two Grade 1 wins in just four starts for [...]

Gold Cup second Might Bite wins Bowl

After having a tough race when runner-up to Native River in the Cheltenham Gold Cup, Might Bite bolted up in the Betway Bowl on the first day of the Aintree Festival. Far from showing the effects [...]

Sherwood’s Rhonehurst up for sale

Grand National-winning trainer Oliver Sherwood, who has operated at his Rhonehurst base in Lambourn since he started his career in 1984, has dismissed any talk of retirement, despite the historic [...]

Altior waits for Sandown

Altior will bypass Friday’s Grade 1 JLT Melling Chase at Aintree and instead be targeted at the bet365 Celebration Chase on the final day of the 2017-18 jumps season at Sandown. The [...]

Lambourn Open Day abandon plans but…

The heavy rain has continued falling forcing the cancellation of the opening of all the yards EXCEPT NICKY HENDERSON, RG17 8UH. Route signed. Car park open 8.30 a.m. Yard open 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. [...]

Open Day goes ahead but…

The Peter O’Sullevan Lambourn Open day goes ahead… but only the morning events as normal, with all the yards due to open from 8.30 a.m.-1 p.m. Refreshments will be available in the car parks. The [...]

Approach prevents white wash on Day 3

Missed Approach held off Mall Dini and Squouateur to land the Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Challenge Cup on day three of the Cheltenham Festival for Warren Greatrex, after the Irish had won the first [...]