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Hollie Doyle and boyfriend triumph twice on British Champions Day

October 19, 2020  

  Hollie Doyle and her boyfriend Tom Marquand have claimed two victories each on Champions Day at Ascot. Doyle’s double was historic because it was her first Group One success.  Glen Shiel,... Read More

He Knows No Fear Makes Record Win At Leopardstown

August 14, 2020  

  He Knows No Fear has set a new record after finishing the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Maiden at 300-1. By doing so, he becomes the longest-priced winner in Ireland since Killahara Castle finished ... Read More

British Champions Day Prize Money Reduced

August 7, 2020  

  The 10th anniversary of the British Champions Day would take place in October at Ascot and it has been announced that there would be reductions in the prize money this year. The reduction is wo... Read More

Ubettabelieveit Wins Listed National Stakes

July 17, 2020  

  Ubettabelieveit made both his trainer, Nigel Tinkler, and rider, Oisin Murphy, proud on Thursday after winning the National Stakes at Sandown. Murphy did a good job leading the energetic horse,... Read More

Heffernan Given Ban For Whip Use

July 9, 2020  

  Seamus Heffernan has been given a 22-day ban for using the whip on his horse above the limit. On Sunday, at the Prix du Jockey Club, he used the whip on his horse, Order Of Australia 11 times, ... Read More

Leicester Races Go On Despite City Lockdown

July 1, 2020  

  People have continued to express their surprise after the Leicester races, scheduled to hold on the 30th of June, went on as planned. Continuous rising in coronavirus cases in the city led to a... Read More

Royal Ascot 2020 To Begin On Tuesday

June 16, 2020  

  The 2020 edition of the Royal Ascot is set to hold from June 16-20. But this year’s event would be a meeting like no other. It would not feature the usual pomp or have the Royal processio... Read More

France And Germany Lead Europe As Horseracing Resumes

May 7, 2020  

  As the world slowly starts to resume activities that had been halted due to the coronavirus, sporting activities are also seeing a comeback, and horse racing is not left out. France has announc... Read More

Virtual Grand National Race Has a Winner

April 6, 2020  

  Races are cancelled around London till the end of April, but we still got to witness the Grand National yesterday, albeit, a computer-generated simulation, and we had a winner as Potters Corner... Read More

BHA Postpones Whip Investigation

March 27, 2020  

  The British Horseracing Authority has suspended its investigation into the use of whips on horses by jockeys and trainers. The investigation began as a result of a publication made by the Horse... Read More

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