New Long-Term QIPCO Sussex Stakes Deal 25/07/12
QIPCO Holding has signed a new contract with Goodwood Racecourse to extend its sponsorship of the QIPCO Sussex Stakes for a further five years.
Frankel Aiming for Second QIPCO Sussex Stakes Success 18/07/12
Frankel wowed racegoers in last season’s QIPCO Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood when he stormed to a five-length victory over Europe’s leading older miler Canford Cliffs. This year he is returning to Goodwood to defend his crown in the QIPCO Sussex Stakes on Wednesday, August 1.
Gosden Sending Strong Team to Glorious Goodwood 18/07/12
Newmarket handler John Gosden is enjoying a wonderful season and could launch a two-pronged assault on the Group One Markel Insurance Nassau Stakes at Glorious Goodwood on Saturday, August 4 with Izzi Top and The Fugue.
Simenon on Artemis Goodwood Cup Trail 18/07/12
Champion Irish jump trainer Willie Mullins will have his first runner at Goodwood when Simenon lines up in the Group Two Artemis Goodwood Cup, run over two miles on Thursday, August 2, 2012.
Farhh to Take On Frankel in QIPCO Sussex Stakes 18/07/12
Godolphin’s Farhh, trained by Saeed bin Suroor, will be supplemented to the QIPCO Sussex Stakes and take on the unbeaten Frankel in the Group One Goodwood mile race on Wednesday, August 1, provided the ground is not too fast.
Speed Figures from Glorious Goodwood 2011 02/08/11
Angus McNae had a look at the first two days action at Glorious Goodwood and have put together some speed figures which give us an idea which horses put in the best performances.
Midday Completes Nassau Stakes Hat-Trick 30/07/11
Midday oozed class as she swept to a third victory in the Group One Markel Insurance Nassau Stakes at Glorious Goodwood.
Hoof It Runs Away with Blue Square Stewards’ Cup 30/07/11
Hoof It had little trouble carrying top weight to a brilliant victory in the Blue Square Stewards' Cup at Glorious Goodwood under Kieren Fallon.
Boom And Bust Lands totesport Mile Success 29/07/11
Boom And Bust kept his rivals at bay to land a game success by making all the running in the valuable totesport Mile at Goodwood.
Opinion Poll Crowned Goodwood Cup King 28/07/11
Gold Cup runner-up Opinion Poll secured a deserved victory in the Artemis Goodwood Cup at Glorious Goodwood.
Masamah Bags King George Stakes 28/07/11
Masamah took in his stride a step up to Group Two company by recording an all-the-way win in the Audi King George Stakes at Glorious Goodwood.
Mighty Frankel Best Ever - Cecil 27/07/11
Sir Henry Cecil declared Frankel to be the greatest horse he had ever set eyes on after his colt turned the clash with Canford Cliffs into an almost hopeless mis-match in the Qipco Sussex Stakes at Goodwood.
Strong Suit Too Classy for Lennox Stakes Rivals 26/07/11
Strong Suit barely came off the bridle when winning Glorious Goodwood's bet365 Lennox Stakes for Richard Hannon and Richard Hughes.
Gordon Stakes Glory for Namibian 26/07/11
Mark Johnston's Queen's Vase winner Namibian pulled out all the stops to get the better of Fiorente in a thrilling finish to the bet365 Gordon Stakes at Glorious Goodwood.
Requinto Swoops to Land Molecomb Stakes 26/07/11
Requinto stormed home to land the bet365 Molecomb Stakes at Goodwood for trainer David Wachman.
Frankel and Canford Head Elite Quartet for the “Duel On The Downs”21/07/11
A select field of four will line up for the most anticipated race of the summer after Frankel, Canford Cliffs, Rio De La Plata and Rajsaman were declared for the £300,000 Group One QIPCO Sussex Stakes (3.10pm) at Goodwood on Wednesday, July 27.
Misty For Me, Midday & Snow Fairy Head 13 Going Forward in Markel Insurance Nassau Stakes 26/07/11
Goodwood hosts some outstanding Pattern race action on Saturday with 13 of the best fillies and mares in training going forward for the £185,000 Group One Markel Insurance Nassau Stakes (3.10pm), the fifth Filly & Mare race of the QIPCO British Champions Series.
Canford Cliffs On Target for the "Duel On The Downs" 20/07/11
Canford Cliffs was in good form at Richard Hannon’s Herridge yard in Wiltshire yesterday morning and it is all systems go for the clash with unbeaten three-year-old Frankel in the QIPCO Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood next week.
Fanshawe Hoping Mac’s Can Power Home in Blue Square Stewards’ Cup 25/07/11
Four years after sending out Zidane to glory, trainer James Fanshawe is aiming for a second victory in the Blue Square Stewards’ Cup with Mac’s Power (9st 3lb), who features among 104 five-day confirmations for one of the highlights of the fifth and final day of Glorious Goodwood, Saturday, July 30.
Lanigan a totesport Mile Wannabe as 63 Remain 14/07/11
Green Destiny slammed a competitive field to land the John Smith’s Cup at York on Saturday and William Haggas’ charge is among 63 entries remaining after the scratchings stage for the £125,000 totesport Mile at Glorious Goodwood, details of which are revealed yesterday, Wednesday, July 13.
Opinion Poll On Course for Artemis Goodwood Cup 23/07/11
Thursday, July 28, is Ladies Day at Glorious Goodwood and two Group Two races take place over contrasting extremes of distances - the five-furlong £85,000 Audi King George Stakes (2.45pm) and the £100,000 Artemis Goodwood Cup (3.15pm) over two miles.
Just Six Days Until “The Duel On The Downs” 21/07/11
There are now just six days to go until one of the most eagerly-awaited races of recent years is staged, the £300,000 QIPCO Sussex Stakes. The Group One mile contest takes place at 3.05pm on Wednesday, July 27, day two of Glorious Goodwood.
Highland Castle Steps Up In Class for the Bet365 Gordon Stakes 25/07/11
The opening day of Glorious Goodwood, Tuesday, July 26, has attracted excellent fields for all seven races and the Group Three bet365 Gordon Stakes (2.35pm) looks a particularly strong renewal.
Maqaasid Given bet365 Lennox Stakes Option 21/07/11
Maqaasid has the option of dropping back in trip for the bet365 Lennox Stakes or taking on the likes of Frankel and Canford Cliffs over a mile in the Group One QIPCO Sussex Stakes - the “Duel on the Downs” - at the same course 24 hours later.
Abdulla & Cecil Aiming for a Third Successive Nassau Stakes 15/07/11
After taking the spoils for the two previous years, owner Khalid Abdulla and trainer Sir Henry Cecil are set to bid for a third consecutive victory in the £185,000 Nassau Stakes, with dual winner Midday and Principal Role under consideration for the Group One highlight of the final day of Glorious Goodwood, Saturday, July 30.
Gask Hoping Medicean Can Be The Man in Blue Square Stewards’ Cup 14/07/11
Trainer Jeremy Gask is weighing up his options with recent Ascot winner Medicean Man ahead of a possible tilt at the Blue Square Stewards’ Cup, one of the highlights of the fifth and final day of Glorious Goodwood, Saturday, July 30.
The QIPCO Sussex Stakes - A Race To Look Forward To
The eagerly-awaited clash between the world’s best milers, Frankel and Canford Cliffs, takes place at Goodwood Racecourse on Wednesday, July 27 in the Group One QIPCO Sussex Stakes, day two of Glorious Goodwood. It is the “Duel on the Downs”.
Frankel Odds-On for Duel On The Downs as Dream Ahead Boosts Form Again 11/07/11
Frankel is 4-5 favourite with Coral for the Qipco Sussex Stakes, with Canford Cliffs 11-8 second favourite for a repeat win in the Goodwood showpiece.
A Dozen Remain for QIPCO Sussex Stakes 07/07/11
The countdown to the mouth-watering “Duel on the Downs” between Canford Cliffs and Frankel at Glorious Goodwood in the QIPCO Sussex Stakes (3.10pm) on Wednesday, July 27, is now just three weeks away.
Son Of The Cat Sets Sights On Blue Square Stewards’ Cup 07/07/11
Former racing driver Brian Gubby is hoping that Son Of The Cat (8st 8lb) can emulate his owner/trainer’s speed around Goodwood when the five-year-old contests the £100,000 Blue Square Stewards’ Cup (3.40pm) on the final day of Glorious Goodwood, Saturday, July 30.
The Rectifier Aims for Glory in totesport Mile 07/07/11
Weights for the totesport Mile (3.10pm) are revealed, and one trainer hoping to land the lucrative heritage handicap at Glorious Goodwood on Friday, July 29, is Jim Boyle, whose stable star The Rectifier has been allotted 9st 6lb.