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  • Big guns hold sway in Hennessy

    International Horse Racing February 5, 2013 12:15 pm

    Flemenstar and Sir Des Champs are the star names among eight confirmations for what promises to be a fantastic renewal of the Hennessy Gold Cup at Leopardstown on Saturday. Peter Casey’s Flemenstar is set for his second appearance over the three-mile (4800m) trip, having been caught close to home by […]

  • New landmark on McCoy’s mind

    International Horse Racing February 4, 2013 9:30 am

    Perennial champion jump jockey Tony McCoy has set himself an immediate target of reaching 4000 career winners before he even begins to contemplate a life away from the saddle. McCoy, who turns 39 this year, has been crowned British champion for the past 17 seasons and now stands less than […]

  • Super Overturn sets Arkle standard

    International Horse Racing February 4, 2013 9:30 am

    Overturn has booked his Cheltenham ticket with another superb display to keep his unbeaten record over fences intact in the Scottish Arkle Novices’ Chase at Musselburgh. Donald McCain’s dual-purpose performer, sent off the 1-5 favourite following impressive rounds of jumping at Sandown and Doncaster, adopted his customary front running tactics […]

  • Sizing Europe bids for Cottage repeat

    International Horse Racing February 2, 2013 7:30 am

    Sizing Europe faces just four rivals as he completes his racecourse preparations for the Cheltenham Festival at at Punchestown on Sunday. Despite officially turning 11 at the start of last month, Henry de Bromhead’s pride and joy has appeared better than ever, winning his three starts this season and will […]

  • First foal for Midday

    International Horse Racing January 30, 2013 9:45 am

    Six-time Group One-winning mare Midday has given birth to her first foal at Banstead Manor Stud and now has a date with Frankel. The Sir Henry Cecil-trained daughter of Oasis Dream was retired at the end of 2011 after winning her third successive Nassau Stakes at Goodwood. She also won […]

  • Australia and New Zealand light on numbers for Dubai World Cup night

    International Horse Racing January 29, 2013 10:50 pm

    Australia and New Zealand are expected to have scarce representation in Dubai this year, following the release of nominations for Dubai World Cup night.

  • Hurricane Fly wins Irish Champion Hurdle

    International Horse Racing January 28, 2013 11:30 am

    Hurricane Fly has cemented his position at the top of markets for the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham after his third successive win in the Irish equivalent. Never off the bridle in recording his 14th Grade One win, Hurricane Fly is now around 3-1 to regain his championship title at Cheltenham. […]

  • Frankie Dettori looking forward to return

    International Horse Racing January 27, 2013 1:30 pm

    Disqualified jockey Frankie Dettori will enjoy some family time before getting back into training for a return to racing in May. Dettori, who recently took part in Britain’s Celebrity Big Brother, was given a six-month ban following a positive drugs test in Paris in September, which he said had left […]

  • Russell Baze rides in 50,000th race

    International Horse Racing January 27, 2013 1:30 pm

    United States Hall of Fame jockey Russell Baze has ridden in the 50,000th thoroughbred race of his career. The 54-year-old finished third in his historic race on Friday at Golden Gate Fields near San Francisco, although he was allowed in the winner’s circle afterward to pose for a photo. He […]

  • Sacre Sprinter still unbeaten over fences

    International Horse Racing January 27, 2013 11:45 am

    Sprinter Sacre has shown once again why he is dubbed the ‘Frankel of the jumps’ as he completed a seventh win over fences with a majestic display in the Victor Chandler Chase at Cheltenham. He dominates betting for the Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival in March with 2-5 the […]