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Betway branch out to Flat with backing of four big races

2:09pm 28 Jan 2015

CHAMPION CHASE sponsor Betway have expanded their interest in horseracing to the Flat season after agreeing deals to back four high-profile races.

Unioniste given big weight for Grand National Trial

12:40pm 28 Jan 2015

UNIONISTE has been handed 11st 11lb for the Betfred Grand National Trial due to be run Haydock on Saturday February 14.

No more swanning about for Feilden flyer

7:59am 28 Jan 2015

THERE will be no swanning around for Tight Lipped in Chelmsford's 1m2f handicap this afternoon (4.10).

Thurles owner Pierce Molony dies aged 65

Pierce Molony
10:27am 28 Jan 2015

PIERCE MOLONY, the popular owner and manager of Thurles racecourse, has died following a long illness. He was 65.

Japan: Hokko Tarumae heading to World Cup again

9:55am 28 Jan 2015

Hokko Tarumae (Katsuichi Nishiura/Hideaki Miyuki) will make a return visit to the Dubai World Cup after completing a Grade 1 hat-trick with a repeat victory in the Kawasaki Kinen.

USA: Jockey Chapa charged for allegedly using 'buzzer'

Teaser Holding Flat
9:26am 28 Jan 2015

A Texan-based jockey is facing criminal charges for allegedly using an electronic device on a horse.

Townend thrilled at prospect of Fly ride

Paul Townend aboard Hurricane Fly
6:51am 28 Jan 2015

PAUL TOWNEND, the man waiting on the best spare ride in racing, says it would be extra special if Ruby Walsh picked Faugheen over Hurricane Fly in the Stan James Champion Hurdle.

Annie in race against time to make Cheltenham

6:16pm 27 Jan 2015

RUBY WALSH warned Annie Power cannot afford to miss a beat between now and Cheltenham if she is to take up her engagement in the OLBG Mares Hurdle.

Henderson warns Triolo could miss Grand National

5:42pm 27 Jan 2015

TRAINER Nicky Henderson warned Triolo D'Alene, as short as 20-1 for the Crabbie's Grand National in April, has a problem with a knee and must be considered as an unlikely runner at Aintree on April 11.

Ice set to be a blockbuster

5:35pm 27 Jan 2015

ICE, the annual three-day blockbuster (February 3-5) at the ExCel in London's Docklands is set to pack in visitors from all over the globe with this year's show confidently predicted to eclipse 2014 when 23,506 attended.

Frankel: Wonder horse

Alastair Down, Brough Scott & those closest to Frankel with the definitive story

10 Jun 2013

Philip Hobbs Stable Tour: The Stars

Trainer Philip Hobbs gives the latest on his current stable stars

22 Oct 2012

Cheltenham Highlights

Pundits, reporters and bookies pick out their best moments from the 2012 Festival

18 Mar 2012