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Frankie Dettori appeals against ban for careless riding on Angel’s Hideaway

Jockey Frankie Dettori is appealing against a 10-day ban which would rule him out the King George at Ascot and the Glorious Goodwood festival.

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Masar: Derby winner to miss rest of season because of leg injury

Godolphin’s Masar, who won last month’s Derby at Epsom will not race again this season because of a leg injury.

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July Cup: US Navy Flag beats Brando to win at Newmarket

US Navy Flag, under jockey Ryan Moore, produces an impressive run to hold off Brando and win Saturday’s July Cup at Newmarket.

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Banned Dettori to miss King George and Glorious Goodwood

Frankie Dettori is given a 10-day ban for careless riding, meaning he will miss the King George and Glorious Goodwood festival.

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Talking Horses: impressive legal team lined up for Tim Brennan defence

‘I’m going to prove that these allegations are false,’ Kilkenny vet says, and he will not be short of expert legal assistanceSome people have clearly not done enough preparation when they sit down in front of a disciplinary panel of the British Horsera…

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Is teenage racing prodigy the next AP McCoy

BBC Sport Wales meets the 17-year-old sensation who’s tipped for the very top and has already been likened to the great AP McCoy.

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Finian’s Oscar dies after operation following colic, says Colin Tizzard

Popular steeplechaser Finian’s Oscar dies following complications after treatment for colic, says trainer Colin Tizzard.

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Coral-Eclipse: Roaring Lion beats Saxon Warrior after stewards inquiry at Sandown

The 7-4 favourite Roaring Lion and jockey Oisin Murphy hold on to win the Coral-Eclipse after a stewards inquiry.

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Derby-winning trainer Dunlop dies aged 78

John Dunlop, who trained more than 3,500 winners – including two victories in the Derby at Epsom – dies aged 78.

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Masar: Derby winner misses Coral-Eclipse at Sandown

Saturday’s Coral-Eclipse at Sandown will be without Masar after the Derby winner was ruled out due to a late setback.

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UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview: Mendelssohn hits Belmont Park

Mendelssohn is back, looking for redemption from his Kentucky Derby misadventure on a sparkling, multimillion-dollar Saturday program at Belmont Park. Delaware Park, Prairie Meadows and Arlington Park also get in on the action with graded stakes as the emphasis in strongly on the grass. On the international front, Saxon Warrior will try erase the disappointment of Derby defeats in England and Ireland when facing Epsom winner Masar again Saturday in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown. There’s also Group 1 racing in South Africa, France and Germany. Around the world, around the clock: Turf They come from Ireland, France and California to contest Saturday’s $1.2 million Grade I Belmont Derby Invitational

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BHA defends itself after wrong race result at Sandown

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) defends its procedures after a wrong race result was announced at Sandown on Friday.

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British horse racing launches diversity action plan

British horse racing publishes a diversity and inclusion action plan as parts of the sport are “out of kilter with modern society”.

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Latrobe claims Irish Derby win for O’Brien brothers

14-1 shot Latrobe, trained and ridden by brothers Joseph and Donnacha O’Brien wins the Irish Derby and denies odd-on favourite Saxon Warrior

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Talking Horses: better body protectors for Britain’s jockeys

The British Horseracing Authority will grant riders an extra 1lb at the scales so they can wear improved protective equipmentA tip of the hat this morning to racing’s rulers, who have made another significant effort to protect our jockeys. From 1 Octob…

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Worcester install more cooling stations as racing prepares to deal with heatwave

• Abandonment at course in 2009 was first in hot weather• BHA to highlight measures introduced for high temperaturesWorcester will have extra cooling stations available at Wednesday’s meeting when the course hosts the first afternoon jumps meeting sinc…

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