Cheltenham specialist Fondmort dies aged 22

Fondmort, a multiple winner and Cheltenham Festival hero for Nicky Henderson and Mick Fitzgerald, has died aged 22. The son of Cyborg joined Henderson from France and struck up a fine partnership [...]

Cole Harden retired

A new career awaits Cole Harden, as the 2015 World Hurdle winner has joined the Greatwood charity after being retired due to injury. The nine-year-old won six times during his 24-race career, [...]

Ascot next for Harry

Harry Angel took his first step on what connections hope will be a long and prosperous road with a commanding victory in the Duke of York Stakes on his seasonal comeback. If the world’s [...]

Harry Angel’s build up has gone well

Harry Angel, who thrived during a season of relentless high achievement in 2017, back on the racecourse. The Godolphin-owned speedster landed two Group 1s last year – the July Cup and Haydock [...]

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 [...]