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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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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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Royal Ascot 2018: Merchant Navy wins as Harry Angel injured in stalls

Jockey Ryan Moore seals a big-race double at Royal Ascot with Merchant Navy while favourite Harry Angel is injured at the start of the Diamond Jubilee Stakes.

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Ulster Derby: Change of Velocity secures hat-trick for trainer Jim Bolger

Change of Velocity wins the Ulster Derby at Down Royal to secure an unprecedented hat-trick of wins for trainer Jim Bolger.

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Royal Ascot 2018: Alpha Centauri wins Coronation Stakes for Jessica Harrington

Alpha Centauri breaks the track record in the Coronation Stakes to give trainer Jessica Harrington a first Royal Ascot success.

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Royal Ascot 2018: Stradivarius wins Gold Cup at Ascot for Frankie Dettori

Frankie Dettori claims his 60th Royal Ascot winner as Stradivarius takes the Gold Cup after a thrilling finish.

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Royal Ascot 2018: Michael Stoute sets record as Poet’s Word beats Cracksman

Sir Michael Stoute becomes the all-time leading Royal Ascot trainer as Poet’s Word shocks the odds-on favourite Cracksman to win the Prince of Wales’s Stakes.

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Royal Ascot 2018: Frankie Dettori rides treble on Without Parole, Calyx and Monarchs Glen

Frankie Dettori seals a Royal Ascot treble with victories on Without Parole, Calyx and Monarchs Glen.

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