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Down Royal: Emphatic victory for unbeaten Morning Run

Teaser Holding Jumps
1:37pm 31 Oct 2014

MORNING RUN extended her unbeaten run to five with an imperious victory in the mares' novice hurdle at Down Royal.

USA: Abdullah aims to break dirt duck with Close Hatches

1:12pm 30 Oct 2014

KHALID ABDULLAH is a Breeders’ Cup fanatic who has enjoyed four winners at the event but despite supporting stables on both sides of the Atlantic, he has yet to win one of the dirt races.

Scoop6 forecast to reach £1 million on Saturday

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12:43pm 31 Oct 2014

Saturday's Scoop6 could spark some early fireworks for a single winning punter, with the combined funds expected to pass the £1 million mark.

Silviniaco Conti bids for second Charlie Hall victory

11:04am 31 Oct 2014

SILVINIACO CONTI will start his season off in Saturday's Grade 2 bet365 Charlie Hall Chase, a campaign Paul Nicholls hopes will again include the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Australia: Farraaj flies flag for Europe in Mackinnon

3:27pm 30 Oct 2014

SIDE GLANCE was withdrawn lame on Thursday morning, leaving the Roger Varian-trained Farraaj Europe's sole representative in the Mackinnon.

Australia: Lord Van Percy out to secure Cup spot in Lexus

Van Percy David Probert wins from Havana Cooler Adam Kirby
1:37pm 30 Oct 2014

LORD VAN PERCY, the Andrew Balding-trained Ebor second, will make an audacious bid to secure a spot in the Emirates Melbourne Cup by winning the Lexus.

Australia: Cadeaux could return for The Championships

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6:53am 31 Oct 2014

RED CADEAUX could return to Australia in the spring to race in The Championships, Sydney's new and richly-endowed racing festival that struggled to attract international runners in its inaugural year last year.

Dank in great shape for Filly & Mare Turf defence

5:42pm 30 Oct 2014

DANK, Europe’s only remaining defending champion at the Breeders’ Cup, is in the right shape to attempt to defy a 136-day absence from the racetrack and retain her crown at Santa Anita on Saturday.

Blow for Palmer as Aktabantay misses Breeders' Cup

6:43pm 30 Oct 2014

TRAINER Hugo Palmer was left distraught on Thursday night after his stable star Aktabantay was ruled out of the Breeders' Cup with a sore foot.

De Sousa to appeal against 'stamping' ban

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6:07pm 30 Oct 2014

AN angry Silvestre De Sousa said he would be appealing after being hit with a five-day ban at Lingfield for an offence that raised equine welfare concerns.

Ten Second Tip

Following Thursday's winner, here is Dave Orton with Friday's nap

30 Oct 2014

Race In Focus

Punting pointers for Friday's 2.15 at Wetherby

30 Oct 2014 Champion Chase

Dave Orton looks ahead to Saturday's big race at Down Royal

30 Oct 2014