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Doncaster: Magna Grecia seals Group One win for Aidan O’Brien team

Aidan O’Brien’s Magna Grecia, ridden by the trainer’s son Donnacha, wins the final Group One of the flat racing season at Doncaster.

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Winx wins fourth Cox Plate to make horse racing history

Winx wins for the 29th successive time and becomes the first horse to claim a fourth Cox Plate, Australia’s most prestigious weight-for-age race.

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Towcester racecourse unable to host November jump fixture but hopeful of sale

Towcester will not host its November jump fixture, with a deal to sell the racecourse yet to be finalised.

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Trainer Luca Cumani to retire in December after 43 years at Newmarket

Italian trainer Luca Cumani is to retire in December after 43 years at his Newmarket stables.

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Cracksman defends Champions Stakes as John Gosden seals treble

Cracksman defends his Champions Stakes title as trainer John Gosden claims a treble on British Champions Day at Ascot.

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Atzeni to miss Champions Day after ban confusion

Andrea Atzeni is forced to serve a two-day ban, ruling the jockey out of British Champions Day at Ascot on Saturday.

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Champions Day: Roaring Lion avoids Cracksman showdown in Champion Stakes

The John Gosden-trained Roaring Lion will not race his stablemate Cracksman in Saturday’s £1.3m Champion Stakes.

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Down Royal: Confusion over racecourse’s future after conflicting statements

The future of horse racing at Down Royal appears in some doubt amid conflicting statements about the Northern Ireland venue.

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Silvestre de Sousa: Champion jockey on hopes for Classic triumph

Silvestre de Sousa is seeking greater success in big races despite clinching the champion jockey title for the third time in Britain.

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Enable to run in Breeders’ Cup Turf at Churchill Downs

The two-time Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe winner Enable is to run in the Breeders’ Cup Turf next month.

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Paddy Power Betfair fined £2.2m over stolen money

The bookmaker failed to stop stolen cash being gambled through its website, the regulator says.

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Praise and criticism for BHA as MPs debate equine welfare regulator

• Labour members want change but government opposed• Minister recognises body’s efforts but calls for moreQualified praise and some strongly worded criticism was offered to racing’s ruling body as members of the House of Commons debated a call for the …

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BHA clashes with Tim Farron over equine welfare ahead of Westminster debate

• Horse welfare to be debated in Westminster after e-petition • RSPCA praises BHA and is ‘happy to keep working with them’Racing’s ruling body has clashed with Tim Farron, the former Liberal Democrats leader, on the eve of a parliamentary debate about …

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Too Darn Hot dominates to give Dettori first Dewhurst Stakes victory

Frankie Dettori pilots Too Darn Hot to a dominant victory in the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket.

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Sportwatch: NZ beat Australia, Bogut loses on NBL debut, Redzel wins Everest, Jillaroos win – live!

Updates on a busy day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Get in touch on email 9.53am BST Thank you for your company and your comments this afternoon. I’ll be back here to do it all again tomorrow afternoon. A full report on the Kiwis/Kangaroos game will…

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Iridessa gives trainer O’Brien, 25, landmark win

Joseph O’Brien’s brilliant start to his training career takes another step forward as Iridessa provides his first Group One winner in Britain.

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