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Date registered: July 11, 2014

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  1. Favourite Clongowes wins Ulster Derby — June 24, 2017
  2. Royal Ascot 2017: Andrea Atzeni had beer thrown at him before race — June 23, 2017
  3. Punter’s £1m bet falls in final furlong — June 23, 2017
  4. Winter and Caravaggio give O’Brien Royal Ascot double — June 23, 2017
  5. In pictures: Royal Ascot Ladies’ Day 2017 — June 22, 2017

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Jun 24

Favourite Clongowes wins Ulster Derby

Ronan Whelan guides favourite Clongowes to a comfortable victory in Saturday’s Ulster Derby at Down Royal.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40393612

Jun 23

Royal Ascot 2017: Andrea Atzeni had beer thrown at him before race

Jockey Andrea Atzeni says a Royal Ascot racegoer threw a pint of beer at him as he made his way to the start of the last race on Friday.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40388332

Jun 23

Punter’s £1m bet falls in final furlong

The £40 accumulator was placed earlier in the week at Ladbrokes in Dunstable.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-40383390

Jun 23

Winter and Caravaggio give O’Brien Royal Ascot double

Winter and Caravaggio give trainer Aidan O’Brien and jockey Ryan Moore a big-race double at Royal Ascot.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40381629

Jun 22

In pictures: Royal Ascot Ladies’ Day 2017

Headwear ranging from the sublime to the ridiculous was on display for Ladies Day.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-berkshire-40373413

Jun 22

Royal Ascot 2017: Big Orange wins Gold Cup epic from Order Of St George

Big Orange pips last year’s victor Order Of St George in a pulsating finish to win the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40369003

Jun 21

Royal Ascot 2017: Highland Reel wins Prince of Wales’s Stakes for Aidan O’Brien

Highland Reel shows his class to win the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot for trainer Aidan O’Brien.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40354519

Jun 20

Royal Ascot: Racegoers remove jackets due to ‘very hot’ weather

Horses have been cooled down after races with misters.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-berkshire-40343086

Jun 20

Royal Family enjoy the sun on day one at Ascot

The Queen and the Royal Family enjoy a sunny day at the start of this year’s Royal Ascot.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-40340472

Jun 20

Royal Ascot 2017: Barney Roy, Ribchester and Sound And Silence in Godolphin treble

Barney Roy wins the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot as the Godolphin team celebrate an opening-day treble.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40341125

Jun 18

Prix de Diane 2017: Senga wins French Oaks at Chantilly

Rhododendron is pulled up and Shutter Speed fades late on as Senga claims victory at the Prix de Diane in Chantilly.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40320590

Jun 16

Royal Ascot 2017: Race schedule and BBC coverage

Full race schedule, results and BBC radio coverage times for Royal Ascot 2017, which takes place from 20-24 June.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40174478

Jun 15

Michelle Payne: Melbourne Cup-winning jockey set for Royal Ascot debut

Australian jockey Michelle Payne is looking forward to her debut at Royal Ascot after serious injury ruled her out of last year’s event.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40297188

Jun 15

Queen set to attend Royal Ascot after opening Parliament

The Queen is expected to attend day two of Royal Ascot after the State Opening of Parliament and the Queen’s Speech earlier in the day.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40290516

Jun 13

Frankie Dettori out of Royal Ascot after Great Yarmouth fall

Jockey Frankie Dettori will miss the 2017 Royal Ascot meeting after a fall at Great Yarmouth last week.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40267357

Jun 12

Jenny Pitman joins British Horseracing Authority disciplinary panel

Former leading trainer Jenny Pitman is one of 15 new members appointed to the British Horseracing Authority’s disciplinary panel.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/40253279

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