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Dan’s Dream among field for 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket

Dan’s Dream is one of the runners for the 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket on Sunday – with a charity set to benefit if she wins.

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Jockey Club horse racing posts record annual turnover

The Jockey Club, which operates 15 racecourses, sees annual turnover hit £200m for the first time.

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Cracksman impresses with Prix Ganay success at ParisLongchamp

Cracksman will be aimed at the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot after winning on his seasonal return in France.

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Punchestown Festival: Willie Mullins crowned Irish champion trainer after 18 wins in a week

Willie Mullins is crowned Irish champion jumps trainer for the 12th time on the final day of the Punchestown Festival.

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Champion jockey Johnson hopes to maintain dominance

Richard Johnson says he is already targeting a fourth title after winning his third jump jockeys’ championship.

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Carberry follows Walsh into retirement

Former Irish Grand National winner Nina Carberry announces her retirement – a day after her sister-in-law Katie Walsh also bowed out.

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Katie Walsh announces retirement after Punchestown victory

Jockey Katie Walsh announces her retirement from the sport after riding a winner at the Punchestown Festival.

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Supasundae wins Punchestown Champion Hurdle after Samcro falls

Supasundae clinches a surprise 7-1 Champion Hurdle victory at the Punchestown Festival after 5-6 favourite Samcro falls.

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Faugheen storms to Champion Stayers Hurdle win at Punchestown

Former Cheltenham Champion Hurdler Faugheen wins the Champion Stayers Hurdle for trainer Willie Mullins at the Punchestown Festival.

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Bellshill beats Djakadam to win Punchestown Gold Cup

Bellshill sees off the challenge of stable companion Djakadam to win the Punchestown Gold Cup.

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Sport on the BBC: Best of this week’s TV & radio coverage

This week’s sport on the BBC includes Real Madrid v Liverpool in the Champions League final, England v Pakistan in the first Test and golf’s PGA Championship.

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BHA will look into circumstances after three horses die at Hexham meeting

Officials say they are “saddened” by the fatalities and early indications are they were unrelated instances.

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Punchestown Festival: Un De Sceaux surprises Mullins stablemate Douvan

Un De Sceaux beats favourite Douvan as Willie Mullins earns a one-two in the Champion Chase on day one of the Punchestown Festival.

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Veracious: Frankie Dettori’s mount ruled out of 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket

Veracious, who was due to be the mount of Frankie Dettori, is ruled out of the 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket on 6 May.

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Scottish Grand National: Joe Farrell claims thrilling victory at Ayr

Joe Farrell, ridden by Adam Wedge, holds off the challenge of Ballyoptic and Tom Bellamy to win the Scottish Grand National.

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Ruby Walsh: Jockey to miss Punchestown Festival with leg injury

Jockey Ruby Walsh will miss Irish jump racing’s showpiece Punchestown Festival which takes place next week.

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