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Champions Day: Roaring Lion avoids Cracksman showdown in Champion Stakes

The John Gosden-trained Roaring Lion will not race his stablemate Cracksman in Saturday’s £1.3m Champion Stakes.

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Down Royal: Confusion over racecourse’s future after conflicting statements

The future of horse racing at Down Royal appears in some doubt amid conflicting statements about the Northern Ireland venue.

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Silvestre de Sousa: Champion jockey on hopes for Classic triumph

Silvestre de Sousa is seeking greater success in big races despite clinching the champion jockey title for the third time in Britain.

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Enable to run in Breeders’ Cup Turf at Churchill Downs

The two-time Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe winner Enable is to run in the Breeders’ Cup Turf next month.

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Paddy Power Betfair fined £2.2m over stolen money

The bookmaker failed to stop stolen cash being gambled through its website, the regulator says.

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Too Darn Hot dominates to give Dettori first Dewhurst Stakes victory

Frankie Dettori pilots Too Darn Hot to a dominant victory in the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket.

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Iridessa gives trainer O’Brien, 25, landmark win

Joseph O’Brien’s brilliant start to his training career takes another step forward as Iridessa provides his first Group One winner in Britain.

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Riding ban’s harsh – champion jockey De Sousa

Champion jockey Silvestre de Sousa says a riding ban which rules him out of British Champions Day at Ascot is “a bit harsh”.

Permanent link to this article: http://sportgnome.com/blog/2018/10/12/riding-bans-harsh-champion-jockey-de-sousa/

Too Darn Hot’s full-brother, from Lord and Lady Lloyd-Webber’s stable, sells for £3.3m

The full-brother of unbeaten Too Darn Hot, from Lord and Lady Lloyd-Webber’s stable, becomes 2018’s most expensive yearling.

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Yellow makeover to help horses see jumps in BHA trial

Research shows horses see colours differently to humans, prompting a trial of new colours for hurdles and fences.

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How inclusive is racing? British Horseracing Authority pledge to make sport more diverse

The British Horseracing Authority say they are “in it for the long haul” when it comes to making the sport more diverse.

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Sydney Opera House horse race advert ignites furore

The World Heritage site is at the centre of a huge backlash over a horse race promotion.

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Enable and Dettori win Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe for second year in a row

Frankie Dettori pilots Enable to victory in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe for the second year in a row at ParisLongchamp.

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Aussie wonder horse Winx makes it 28 in a row

Top Australian horse Winx wins her 28th consecutive race when accelerating from last to first to claim the Turnbull Stakes at Flemington in Melbourne.

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Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe: Enable heads field at ParisLongchamp

Last year’s winner Enable bids to follow up under Frankie Dettori in Europe’s richest race, the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, on Sunday.

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BHA to investigate after two horses are withdrawn in Nottingham mix-up

An incident in which two horses were mixed up – causing both to be scratched from a race – is to be investigated by the BHA.

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