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Date registered: July 11, 2014

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  1. Dubai World Cup: Arrogate wins $10m race — March 25, 2017
  2. Reve De Sivola collapses and dies after Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso — March 25, 2017
  3. Watch: Jockey loses race after finish line mistake — March 24, 2017
  4. James Ridley: Lookslikerainted jockey banned after Newbury finish line blunder — March 24, 2017
  5. Tougher criteria for aspiring British jockeys — March 23, 2017

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Mar 25

Dubai World Cup: Arrogate wins $10m race

Favourite Arrogate wins the $10m Dubai World Cup at Meydan, ridden by Mike Smith and trained by Bob Baffert.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39394724

Mar 25

Reve De Sivola collapses and dies after Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso

Three-time Long Walk Hurdle winner Reve De Sivola collapses and dies after the Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso on Saturday.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39394611

Mar 24

Watch: Jockey loses race after finish line mistake

Amateur jockey James Ridley, riding Lookslikerainted, slows down and loses his lead in the final stages of the Hunters’ Chase at Newbury after mistakenly thinking he had already crossed the finish line, allowing two horses to pass.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39387519

Mar 24

James Ridley: Lookslikerainted jockey banned after Newbury finish line blunder

An amateur jockey who slowed down and lost his lead in the final stages of a race is banned for 28 days.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39386068

Mar 23

Tougher criteria for aspiring British jockeys

British jockeys will face tougher criteria to enter horseracing as a result of new rules issued by the British Horseracing Authority.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39362989

Mar 22

Chris Gordon: Trainer enjoying impressive run of success

While the Irish were achieving huge success at Cheltenham, trainer Chris Gordon was quietly recording an impressive feat elsewhere.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39351413

Mar 21

Minella Rocco: Favourite will not run in Grand National

Favourite Minella Rocco will not run in next month’s Grand National at Aintree, says trainer Jonjo O’Neill.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39340584

Mar 17

‘Beginner’s luck’ brings golden glow for Harrington

One woman made headlines before the race, but it was another who celebrated victory in the 2017 Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39311316

Mar 17

Cheltenham Festival 2017: Sizing John wins Gold Cup

Irish challenger Sizing John wins the Cheltenham Gold Cup for jockey Robbie Power and trainer Jessica Harrington.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39307278

Mar 17

Mark Kavanagh & Danny O’Brien: Trainers have doping bans overturned

Two Australian trainers found guilty of doping horses have their bans overturned as evidence used to prosecute them is ruled inadmissible.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39301261

Mar 16

Cheltenham 2017: Nichols Canyon wins Stayers’ Hurdle ridden by Ruby Walsh

Nichols Canyon is the big winner as jockey Ruby Walsh and trainer Willie Mullins win four races on a day dominated by the Irish at Cheltenham.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39291298

Mar 16

Cue Card looking for redemption in this year’s Gold Cup

Frank Keogh looks at the runners and riders for this year’s Gold Cup with Colin Tizzard’s Cue Card looking to make amends for last year’s late fall.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39293129

Mar 16

Cheltenham 2017: Lizzie Kelly prepares to make Gold Cup history

Lizzie Kelly talks to BBC Points West ahead of becoming the first female jockey to ride in the Cheltenham Gold Cup for 33 years.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39272079

Mar 16

Cheltenham 2017: Gold Cup jockey Lizzie Kelly on being accepted in horse racing

Lizzie Kelly speaks about becoming accepted in horse racing, ahead of becoming the first female Gold Cup jockey for 33 years.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39273137

Mar 15

Special Tiara wins Champion Chase as Douvan flops in massive shock

Special Tiara wins the Queen Mother Champion Chase for jockey Noel Fehily with odds-on favourite Douvan well beaten.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/39279372

Mar 15

Ladies’ Day at Cheltenham Festival raises fashion stakes

Fascinators, feathers and all-round fabulous finery is the order of the day.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-gloucestershire-39282305

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