Horse Racing News

More Of That Out of World Hurdle 24/02/15
The Ladbrokes World Hurdle will have a new winner this year as it was confirmed that defending champion More Of That will not be at the Cheltenham Festival.

Crabbie's Grand National Weights Revealed 17/02/15
Carlingford Lough and Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Lord Windermere have been jointly-allotted top-weight of 11st 10lb for the £1-million Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree on Saturday, April 11.

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24 Remain in the Gold Cup 11/02/15
The fourth and final day of The Festival, Friday, March 13, is Gold Cup Day and there 24 contenders going forward for the feature £550,000 Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Faugheen Favourite for Champion Hurdle 11/02/15
Faugheen headlines 16 remaining entries for the £400,000 Stan James Champion Hurdle, the highlight on the opening day of The Festival, Champion Day, Tuesday, March 10 at Cheltenham.

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26 for Queen Mother Champion Chase 11/02/15
Entries going forward include the most recent two winners of the two-mile chasing championship Sprinter Sacre and Sire De Grugy.

Douvan Heads Supreme 45 18/02/15
The Cheltenham Festival gets underway with the £120,000 Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle (1.30pm), the opening contest of Champion Day.

Annie Power Heads Mares Entries 11/02/15
The OLBG Mares' Hurdle is being run for the first time as a Grade One contest with Annie Power currently a firm favourite.

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26 for the Arkle Chase 18/02/15
Un De Sceaux is clear favourite in the ante-post market for the two-mile £150,000 Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase.

Kings Palace and Don Poli in RSA Entry 18/02/15
There are 26 remaining entries for the £150,000 RSA Chase, which is staged over an extended three miles.

35 for Ryanair Chase 11/02/15
Menorah, trained by Philip Hobbs, heads the 35 acceptors for the Ryanair Chase over two miles and five furlongs.

Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate 13/01/15
Cheltenham Racecourse has announced Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable as the new sponsor of the race formerly known as the Byrne Group Plate at The Festival.

Shake Up for Ryanair as Dynaste is Ruled Out 11/02/15
Jockeys and trainers have been dealt a particularly harsh blow just one month ahead of the Cheltenham Festival, as officials have confirmed that Dynaste will miss the 2015 meeting.

Making the Most of Your Betting App 11/02/15
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Cheltenham Gold Cup: Betting the Best for Last 09/02/15
As we count down to the Cheltenham Festival, the most prestigious outing of all the National Hunt events, The Gold Cup, is set to be a must see racing phenomenon.

Clash of Youth Versus Experience Awaits in Champion Hurdle 27/01/15
With just about all the key trials for the Champion Hurdle at the forthcoming Cheltenham Festival having been run, the stage is set for an epic renewal of the two-mile championship event that so often delivers more than it promises. 

The Top Five 2015 Grand National Contenders 17/01/15
The Paul Nicholls trained Sam Winner heads the betting following a series of good runs over fences thus far this season.

Unioniste's Grand National time may be now 05/01/15
The record books may state otherwise, but Unioniste has to be given serious consideration for the Grand National after his impressive win at Sandown.

Mr Mole Wins Game Spirit 07/02/15
Mr Mole brings up Tony McCoy's 200th winner this term, then AP announces his retirement at the end of the season.

Coneygree Takes Betfair Denman Chase 07/02/15
Coneygree makes it seven wins from nine starts with victory in the Denman Chase at Newbury.

Ned Stark Takes Towton Prize 31/01/15
Another winner for Alan King with Ned Stark winning nicely under Denis O'Regan.

Many Clouds wins BetBright Chase 24/01/15
A fine front running ride from Leighton Aspell on Many Clouds who held both greys and the Hennessy winner is now on his way to the Gold Cup.

If In Doubt wins Sky Bet Chase 24/01/15
If In Doubt wins an exciting SkyBet Chase with AP McCoy in the saddle for Philip Hobbs. Baileys Concerto also ran very well for second.

Sprinter Sacre Beaten in Clarence House 17/01/15
Dodging Bullets is too tough for Sprinter Sacre in the Clarence House Chase.

The New One Scrapes Home at Haydock 17/01/15
The New One runs down Bertimont late on to win the Stan James Champion Hurdle Trial at Haydock after an unconvincing round of jumping.

L'Ami Serges to Tolworth Prize 03/01/15
L'Ami Serge wins the 32Red Tolworth Hurdle, sprinting clear after clearing the second last flight.

Fever the Rising Star could have Gold Cup Target 16/11/14
Following his superb seasonal reappearance in the Grade 2 Clonmel Oil Chase on November 13, it looks increasingly likely that the Willie Mullins-trained Champagne Fever could represent Ireland’s biggest hope for Gold Cup glory at the 2015 Cheltenham Festival.

409 Yearlings Entered for 2015 Investec Derby 11/12/13
A brother to this year’s Investec Oaks runner-up Secret Gesture, who became the most expensive yearling colt ever sold in Europe at public auction, headlines 409 entries for the 236th Investec Derby, run over a mile and a half at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 6, 2015.

Why the Cheltenham Festival is a Safe Bet for Punters 09/01/15
The Cheltenham Festival is one of the largest events on the horse racing calendar and has a total prize money which is second only to the Grand National.

A Trading App that’s Great for Horse Racing Betting Markets 05/11/14
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UK Horse Racing in Dire Straits? 04/09/14
Depending on whom you ask, horse racing in the UK may be approaching its last furlong or it may be in great shape. It is difficult to tell for an outsider what the real situation is... Here are the two sides of the story.

The History of the Grand National - The World's Greatest Steeplechase 28/04/14
There are few sporting events more steeped in history than the Grand National. The headline race of the Aintree festival has been the highlight of the British racing calendar since 1839 and remains as vital today as it has ever been.

What is happening to online betting? 17/12/14
You may well have noticed - it would be odd if you haven't - online betting providers have been falling over themselves to attract our attention recently.