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Irish 2,000 Guineas: Romanised surprise winner at the Curragh

Long shot Romanised storms through to pull off an unexpected win in Saturday’s Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh.

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Carroll ‘massively disappointed’ by £200,000 fraud trial collapse

• Trainer issues denial he ‘directed the defendant’s activity’• Alex Frost has spoken about hopes for future of ToteTony Carroll said on Thursday that the collapse of a six-week fraud trial, which arose from a complaint he made against a former employe…

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TV presenter Hayley Moore tackles racehorse at Chepstow

At The Races presenter Hayley Moore grabs the reins of Give Em A Clump after he unseats his rider.

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Loose talk sees Steve Harman stepping down as BHA chairman in November

• Cheltenham lunch left him open to conflict of interest claim• ‘Inaccuracies’ in chairman’s account blamed for departureA lunch at the Cheltenham Festival and “inaccuracies” in his initial account of it appeared to have cost Steve Harman, the British …

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Epsom Derby: Roaring Lion confirmed to race by trainer John Gosden

Roaring Lion, the second favourite for next month’s Epsom Derby, is confirmed for the race by trainer John Gosden.

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Faugheen vet Tim Brennan charged with passing on inside information

Tim Brennan is accused of passing on inside information around the withdrawal of hurdler Faugheen from the 2016 Cheltenham Festival.

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Willie Mullins’ vet Tim Brennan accused of passing on inside information

• BHA charges relate to suspicious lay bets on Faugheen • Hurdler was withdrawn before 2016 Cheltenham FestivalWillie Mullins’s vet, Tim Brennan, has been accused by racing’s ruling body of telling his brother Michael about an injury to Faugheen before…

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Own a limited-edition print from photographer Eamonn McCabe

The award-winning sports photographer Eamonn McCabe, a former Guardian head of photography, looks back at his favourite sporting images from the 1970s and 80s. Limited-edition prints are now available for saleOrder your limited-edition Eamonn McCabe pr…

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Preakness Stakes: Justify on course for Triple crown after victory at Pimlico

Kentucky Derby winner Justify won the Preakness Stakes to stay on course to become the 13th horse to win US flat racing’s Triple Crown.

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Rhododendron wins Lockinge Stakes in photo finish

Rhododendron beats Lightning Spear by a short head to become the first filly since Red Evie in 2007 to win the Lockinge Stakes.

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York: Stradivarius eases to Yorkshire Cup victory

Stradivarius strengthened Ascot Gold Cup odds with a win in York for Frankie Dettori and John Gosden

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Deutsch jailed after 114mph police chase and failing breathalyser test

Charlie Deutsch ran back to his car after he was arrested at the roadside and then raced off.

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York: Roaring Lion wins Dante Stakes for Oisin Murphy and John Gosden

Roaring Lion is about 6-1 second favourite for the Derby next month after victory in the Dante Stakes but is not certain to run at Epsom.

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Racing should not be funded by ‘misery’ of fixed-odds betting terminals – culture secretary

Culture secretary Matt Hancock says horse racing should not be funded by “misery”, amid plans to cut stakes on controversial betting machines.

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New betting rules ‘will cost horse racing £50m’

New rules will reduce the maximum bet from £100 on terminals dubbed the “crack cocaine” of gambling.

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Harry Angel wins at York’s Dante meeting; Give And Take claims Musidora Stakes

Harry Angel will be aimed at Royal Ascot next month after a comfortable win at York, while Give And Take wins the Musidora Stakes.

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