Category: Horse Racing

Horse Racing News And Betting Tips

Nov 06

David Evans fined £3,000 in curious case of Black Dave and Tango Sky

• 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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Nov 05

Gun Runner cruises to victory in Breeders’ Cup Classic

Gun Runner, ridden by Florent Geroux, leads from the start to win the lucrative Breeders’ Cup Classic at Del Mar.

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Nov 04

William Buick returns to action with win at Breeders Cup

Jockey William Buick made a winning return to racing in the United States three months after suffering serious injury in a fall in Chicago.

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Nov 04

British Horseracing Authority ‘very concerned’ by Gay Kelleway claims

• Daily Mirror published claims former jockey suffered sexual harassment• BHA and trade bodies issue joint statement condemning alleged behaviourRacing’s main trade bodies and associations issued a joint statement offering the trainer Gay Kelleway supp…

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Nov 04

Bristol De Mai beats stablemate to win Charlie Hall Chase

Bristol De Mai beats stablemate Blaklion to win an eventful Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby, with Definitly Red in third.

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Nov 04

Outlander wins Champion Chase at Down Royal

Favourite Our Duke finishes last as Jack Kennedy steers Outlander to an exciting victory in the Champion Chase at Down Royal.

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Nov 03

Mendelssohn’s Breeders’ Cup win extends O’Brien record

Champion trainer Aidan O’Brien extends his world record for Group One victories as Mendelssohn wins the Breeders’ Cup.

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Nov 03

Gay Kelleway: BHA to contact trainer over her sexual harassment & bullying claims

A female trainer who has made allegations of sexual harassment and bullying will be contacted by the BHA.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/41866837

Nov 03

‘When your spleen is gone, it’s gone’ – at home with the Walshes

Ruby Walsh has won the Grand National twice and a record 56 Cheltenham Festival races but he, sister Katie and dad Ted remain hungry for more success.

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Nov 03

George Baker: Jockey will not race again after St Moritz fall

Jockey George Baker says he will not race again after suffering severe head injuries in a fall in St Moritz in February.

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Oct 31

Frankel: Stud fee for stallion rises to £175,000 a time

The cost of mating with legendary racehorse Frankel will rise 40% to £175,000 next year.

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Oct 31

Mary Reveley: Pioneering former racehorse trainer dies aged 77

Mary Reveley, Britain’s winning-most female racehorse trainer, dies at the age of 77.

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Oct 31

Bookmakers’ shares end higher

William Hill and Ladbrokes both rise after a government betting machine review is less stringent than feared.

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Oct 30

Dettori to ride Melbourne Cup champion as he seeks first win

Frankie Dettori is booked to ride last year’s winner Almandin as the jockey seeks a first win in the Melbourne Cup.

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Oct 28

Trainer Aidan O’Brien breaks Group One wins record

Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien breaks the record for Group One wins in a Flat racing year as Saxon Warrior wins at Doncaster.

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Oct 27

Tim Vaughan: Master Dancer gives Welsh trainer first Cheltenham win

Trainer Tim Vaughan claims his first winner at Cheltenham, as champion jockey Richard Johnson steers Master Dancer to success.

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