Racing’s ruling body has come up with another punter-friendly initiative, for all that we’ll have to work hard to make good use of itIt’s great to learn that wind ops will have to be declared in the future and the British Horseracing Authority is due p…
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The 37-year-old has lost over a stone in weight and is preparing for his first race at Ascot.
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Faugheen returns from a lengthy absence to win the Morgiana Hurdle under Paul Townend at Punchestown.
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Jockey Ruby Walsh breaks his right leg in a fall from Let’s Dance at Punchestown.
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Outsider Splash of Ginge earns a surprise win to claim the BetVictor Gold Cup at Cheltenham.
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It has been reported that potentially vital CCTV evidence from a racecourse will not be available at the high-profile hearingIt was reported at the weekend, and has since gone unchallenged by the British Horseracing Authority, that the Hughie Morrison …
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Enable is named Horse of the Year at the 2017 Cartier Racing Awards in London
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• Richard Benyon says BHA has not provided necessary information to trainer• BHA says its investigation processes are ‘fair, open and transparent’A Conservative MP has expressed serious concern over the way racing’s ruling body conducts investigations …
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Jockey Sam Twiston-Davies will be out of action at least until the beginning of December after breaking his elbow in a fall at Sandown.
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Might Bite returns with an easy win in the Future Stars Intermediate Chase at Sandown under Nico de Boinville.
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Dylan Caboche receives a two-week penalty for striking the animal’s ribs before a race.
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Popular steeplechaser Cue Card’s long-term jockey Paddy Brennan is to be replaced by 19-year-old Harry Cobden.
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• Acceptance of enhanced odds from Ladbrokes not challenged at hearing• BHA says inquiry was about betting activity not relationship with bookmakerDavid Evans appears to have breached a condition of his training licence in accepting enhanced odds from …
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Irish trainer Joseph O’Brien’s horse dramatically beats his father Aidan’s Johannes Vermeer into second.
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• Trainer doomed himself in conversation when placing bet with Ladbrokes• Evans describes British Horseracing Authority’s fine as ‘very lenient’David Evans described as “very lenient” the fine of £3,000 meted out to him by racing’s ruling body after th…
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Gun Runner, ridden by Florent Geroux, leads from the start to win the lucrative Breeders’ Cup Classic at Del Mar.
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