Speedy Zebedee Takes Molecomb Stakes 27/07/10
A dream season for trainer Richard Hannon continued when Richard Hughes produced Zebedee with a perfectly timed right to get up close to the line and take the Group Three Betfair Molecomb Stakes.
Sussex Stakes 10-Year-Trends 26/07/10
The Sussex Stakes is one of two group 1 races that take place during the 5-day Glorious Goodwood Festival, which kicks off on Tuesday 28th July. It’s the highlight of Wednesday’s card and could see last year’s winner Rip Van Winkle take on the St James Palace Stakes winner, Canford Cliffs.
Finjaan & Rumoush Head Strong Tregoning Team for Glorious Goodwood 22/07/10
Trainer Marcus Tregoning is looking forward to seeing Finjaan return to Glorious Goodwood for another crack at the £155,000 Group Two Betfair Cup, highlight of the first day of the five-day festival on Tuesday, July 27.
American Challenger Starfish Bay One of 23 Entries for Audi King George Stakes 24/07/10
Day three of Glorious Goodwood, Thursday, July 29, offers the perfect blend of speed and stamina with the afternoon’s two feature contests being the £100,000 Group Two Audi King George Stakes (2.45pm) over five furlongs.
Richard Hannon Looking Forward to Glorious Goodwood
Richard Hannon hosted a media visit to his main yard at Herridge in Wiltshire yesterday, organised by Goodwood Racecourse ahead of the the five days of Glorious Goodwood next week.
Pearce and Chapple-Hyam Hoping to be Represented in Goodwood Handicap 07/07/10
The £50,000 sportingbet.com Goodwood Handicap is the longest race run over the five days of Glorious Goodwood, with the two mile and five furlong contest providing a wonderful spectacle to start off day two of the meeting, Wednesday, July 28.
Bolt Hopes to Excel in Goodwood’s Betfair Molecomb Stakes 30/06/10
Excel Bolt has exhibited plenty of speed in three career starts, including when a close third last time at Royal Ascot, and trainer Bryan Smart is hoping the two-year-old can show enough dash to land the £60,000 Group Three Betfair Molecomb Stakes over five furlongs on Tuesday, July 27.
Finale Fails to Dampen Goodwood's Glorious Spirit 01/08/09
A sea fret brought with it a wet and murky conclusion to what had been an otherwise fantastic five days at Glorious Goodwood but that was not enough to dampen the enthusiasm of racegoers who braved the elements to enjoy a fantastic final day.
Genki Makes it Three for Charlton 01/08/09
Roger Charlton became the first trainer in 56 years to saddle three winners of the Blue Square Stewards’ Cup when Genki landed the spoils by a length under Steve Drowne.
High Noon for Midday Rivals as Cecil Lands Sixth Nassau
Henry Cecil trained his sixth Blue Square Nassau Stakes victress when Midday romped home from nine rivals in the Group One event, including the favourite and runner-up Rainbow View and Moneycantbuymelove who took third.
Laa Rayb By A totesport Mile 31/07/09
Laa Rayb defied his low draw and a 25/1 starting price to run away with the totesport Mile by two and a quarter lengths under a dream ride from Jimmy Fortune.
Schiaparelli On Top in Goodwood Cup 30/07/09
Goodwood’s racegoers were treated to a flying dismount from Frankie Dettori after he landed today’s feature the Group Two Coutts Goodwood Cup aboard Godolphin’s Schiaparelli.
Kingsgate Native Back With A Bang in The Audi Stakes
Dual Group 1 winner Kingsgate Native offered some compensation to his new owners after a short-lived spell at stud by bouncing back to form to win the five-furlong Audi Stakes.
Rip Van Winkle Claims Fourth Sussex Stakes Victory for O'Brien 29/07/09
Rip Van Winkle overcame and eleventh hour lameness scare to give trainer Aidan O’Brien back-to-back wins in the BGC Sussex Stakes following the victory last year of Henrythenavigator.
Bargain Xtension Could Be Guineas Colt 29/07/09
Xtension gave trainer Clive Cox a biggest career success when coming with a well-timed run under jockey Adam Kirby to beat Mata Keranjang by a length and a quarter in the Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes.
Monsieur Chevalier Swoops Late for Sixth Success
Richard Hannon already has one top-class juvenile in his yard in the form of runaway Coventry Stakes winner Canford Cliffs but, in winning his sixth race of the season, Monsieur Chevalier is guaranteeing that his name is never far the headlines either.
Finjaan Bounces Back in Betfair Cup 28/07/09
An emotional Marcus Tregoning welcomed back Finjaan after the three-year-old gave him a welcome big-race success in the Group 2 Betfair Cup.
The Goodwood Festival Generation Wars 27/07/09
Located as it is after that oft-referred to yet inexact period when most three-year-olds reach a level of maturity that enables them to take on and defeat their elders under weight-for-age conditions, the five-day festival has produced more than its share of memorable tussles between the Classic crop and its forerunners.
Glorious Goodwood Calling 27/07/09
In the current media age when the all-seeing eye and the ever-listening ear seem to be ubiquitous realties; when every move made by the famous and the not-so can be accessed and commented upon at the click of a mouse, sports commentators are under more scrutiny than ever before.
Gallagher Hoping Mac Can Prove Super in Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup 21/07/09
The final day of Glorious Goodwood features the fiercely competitive £100,000 Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup. After saddling Mac Gille Eoin to be fifth last year, trainer John Gallagher is optimistic that his talented can fare even better this season.
Marsh Looking for Aspects Of Love in Blue Square Nassau Stakes 21/07/09
Owner and racing manager Simon Marsh could have split loyalties in this year’s £200,000 Group One Blue Square Nassau Stakes on Saturday, August 1.
Cox Mulls Over Goodwood Options for Beacon Lodge 15/07/09
Trainer Clive Cox is considering letting Beacon Lodge take his chance against some of the season’s top milers in the £300,000 Group One BGC Sussex Stakes, highlight of the second day of Glorious Goodwood on Wednesday, July 29.
Bankable Aimed at Goodwood Glory in totesport Mile 08/07/09
Trainer Gary Moore is aiming for totesport Mile success with Bankable and Kavachi after the weights were revealed today for the prestigious £150,000 heritage handicap, run on the fourth day of Glorious Goodwood on Friday, July 31.
Goodwood Celebrates Record Breaking Year
Record prize money, a record number of fixtures and most probably a record number of runners and racegoers are expected as Goodwood puts its best foot forward in anticipation of the busiest year in its illustrious 207-year history.