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  • Picavino set to end Kemp’s frustrating run

    International Horse Racing October 10, 2014 12:30 pm

    Promising two-year-old filly Picavino is set to end a run of bad luck for trainer Kevin Kemp. Picavino will be having her second race start when she tackles the Tacoma Plumbing Handicap (1050m) at Doomben on Saturday. At her first run she was flattened at the start but came from […]

  • Horse poisoning alarms Venezuela

    International Horse Racing October 10, 2014 2:06 am

    It sounds like a page-turning novel: Venezuelan authorities say a gambling ring poisons one of the country’s most popular race horses ahead of a key derby, nearly killing the animal and shining a light on an underworld where millions of dollars in bets are made under the table. But the […]

  • US champion Cigar dies aged 24

    International Horse Racing October 9, 2014 9:24 am

    American champion Cigar, winner of the inaugural Dubai World Cup, has died aged 24. A release from Kentucky Horse Park said Cigar died from complications following surgery for severe osteoarthritis in his neck. Cigar won 19 of 33 starts and earned nearly $10 million but was best known for his […]

  • Cover up for globetrotting targets

    International Horse Racing October 8, 2014 11:30 pm

    David Griffiths is considering trips to Australia and Dubai for Take Cover following his admirable effort in Paris last weekend. The seven-year-old has confirmed himself one of the fastest horses in training this year, securing significant wins at York and Glorious Goodwood. He was not beaten far in the Nunthorpe […]

  • Soviet Star dies peacefully aged 30

    International Horse Racing October 8, 2014 9:48 am

    Soviet Star, the sire of international Group One winner Starcraft, has died peacefully in his paddock at Ballylinch Stud in Ireland aged 30. Trained by Andre Fabre for Sheikh Mohammed, Soviet Star was a Group One winning sprinter miler who spent six seasons at Dalham Hall before being sold to […]

  • Brown Panther to run in Canada

    International Horse Racing October 7, 2014 9:39 am

    Irish St Leger winner Brown Panther is set to run in the Canadian International at Woodbine. The six-year-old finished eighth in the 2013 Melbourne Cup but connections chose not to return to Australia this year. An option at Ascot on Champions Day 24 hours before the Canadian race on October […]

  • Olympic Glory wins at Longchamp

    International Horse Racing October 6, 2014 10:45 am

    Frankie Dettori has brought Olympic Glory with a well timed run to beat Gordon Lord Byron in the Group One Prix de la Foret at Longchamp. Dettori bided his time aboard the Richard Hannon-trained 5-1 shot and he was still last rounding the home turn. Irish challengers Gordon Lord Byron […]

  • Treve emulates Alleged with second Arc win

    International Horse Racing October 6, 2014 2:53 am

    Treve has become the first horse since Alleged in 1977/78 to win Europe’s most prestigious race, the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, in successive years as she stormed home at Longchamp. Treve – giving jockey Thierry Jarnet his fourth win in the race – on Sunday came home ahead of […]

  • Rich Tapestry wins at Santa Anita

    International Horse Racing October 5, 2014 8:39 pm

    Hong Kong sprinter Rich Tapestry has become the first Hong Kong-trained horse to win a major race in the United States. Ridden by Olivier Doleuze for trainer Michael Chang, Rich Tapestry won the Grade One Santa Anita Sprint (1200m) to earn automatic entry to the Breeders’ Cup. “This feels great, […]

  • Cirrus des Aigles demoted from win

    International Horse Racing October 5, 2014 9:57 am

    French star Cirrus des Aigles has had his fourth Prix Dollar taken away by stewards at Longchamp on the first day of the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe meeting. The eight-year-old, winner of six Group One races, fought back after being headed to regain the lead from Factional in the […]