QIPCO Guineas Festival 2017
Qipco British Champions Series
Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th May


Winter Gives Aidan O'Brien Team a Guineas Double 07/05/17
The daughter of Galileo provided O'Brien with a 1-2 in the fillies' Classic.

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Churchill Takes Victory in QIPCO 2000 Guineas 06/05/17
Churchill lands the 2,000 Guineas, the first Classic of the British Flat season, from Barney Roy and Al Wukair.

Galileo Gold Strike for Frankie 30/04/16
Galileo Gold was an easy winner of the Qipco 2000 Guineas under Frankie Dettori, as Air Force Blue proved an odds-on flop.

1000 Guineas Clean Sweep for O'Brien 01/05/16
Brilliant performance from Minding as the Moyglare Stud Stakes 1-2-3 finish 1-2-3 in the 1000 Guineas.

Usherette Blooms in Dahlia 01/05/16
Usherette wins a tremendous tussle with Arabian Queen to land the Dahlia Stakes.

Exosphere On Top for Stoute 30/04/16
Exosphere ran out an impressive winner of the Jockey Club Stakes as favourite Jack Hobbs was pulled up and dismounted.

Palace Profitable for Cox & Kirby 30/04/16
Profitable produced the performance of his life to come out on top at 20/1 in the Pearl Bloodstock Palace House Stakes under Adam Kirby.

Legatissimo wins Qipco 1,000 Guineas 03/05/15
Ryan Moore made it a Guineas double as he came with a powerful late surge on David Wachman's Legatissimo to win.

Gleneagles Bosses 2000 Guineas Field 02/05/15
The Aidan O'Brien-trained Gleneagles won the 2015 QIPCO 2000 Guineas by two and a quarter lengths from French raider Territories.

Second Step Takes Jockey Club Prize 02/05/15
Second Step edges out hot favourite Telescope to claim Group Two glory.d on in a thrilling finish to win the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket.

Free Racing Tips

Night Of Thunder Strikes in 2000 Guineas 03/05/14
Richard Hannon's Night Of Thunder caused a major surprise by beating the major fancies in Saturday's Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket.

Miss France Takes 1000 Guineas 04/05/14
French maestro Andre Fabre's Miss France hel

Gospel Choir on Song in Jockey Club Stakes 03/05/14
Gospel Choir was impressive in winning the Group Two Qatar Bloodstock Jockey Club Stakes over a mile and a half on QIPCO 2000 Guineas Day.

Gosden and Hannon face a tough task during Guineas lead-in 25/04/14
To win a race is easy. To progress a horse through a season without breaking him requires a lot more work.

Miss France Still the One to Beat in 1000 Guineas 10/04/14
Betting firms have taken something of a gamble in reacting negatively to the seasonal reappearance of the Andre Fabre-trained filly Miss France.

Dawn Approach Trounces 2000 Guineas Field 04/05/13
Dawn Approach ran out a superb winner of the Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket to give trainer Jim Bolger his first win in the mile Classic.

Sky Lantern Lights Up 1000 Guineas 05/05/13
Sky Lantern won a thrilling renewal of the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket for the Richard Hannon team.

Universal Strikes in Jockey Club Stakes 04/05/13
Mark Johnston's Universal continued his progression by winning the Group Two Qatar Bloodstock Jockey Club Stakes at Newmarket.

New Long-Term QIPCO Guineas Deal 25/07/12
QIPCO Holding has today signed a new contract with Newmarket Racecourses to extend its sponsorship of the QIPCO Guineas Festival for a further five years.

Homecoming Queen Blasts Home in QIPCO 1000 Guineas 06/05/12
Aidan O'Brien landed his second Classic of the weekend as Homecoming Queen sprang a 25-1 shock in the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket.

Camelot Fulfils Promise in 2000 Guineas 05/05/12
Camelot provided 18-year-old Joseph O’Brien with his first British Classic success when obliging as the 15/8 favourite in the QIPCO 2000 Guineas.