The 2016 Irish Champion Stakes

The 2016 Irish Champion Stakes

The current year’s Irish Champions Stakes at the Leopardstown is also set to be a standout amongst the most anxiously foreseen challenges of late years, not to mention this season. Toss in any semblance of Minding, Harland, and New Bays and you have yourself a breaking diversion that is certain to be appreciated on both sides of the Irish Sea. Here are a couple of the tops storylines and sub-plots.   Abnormal state count Between them, and the field have won nineteen Group 1s, gathered over the globes, from the…

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Ladbroke St Leger Festival 2016

Ladbroke St Leger Festival 2016

The Doncaster Cup additionally happens amid the celebration on Friday thirteenth September, and we need to transform an unfortunate day into a good for one – ideally!  Check out our horse racing tips hereThe Ladbroke St Leger Festival Be a piece of the gem in the crown of stallion dashing and appreciate an awesome day of value hustling and live diversion over the four-day dashing party from Wednesday eleventh to Saturday fourteenth September. With an expansive recreation for everybody with Ladies Day, The Doncaster Cup, unrecorded music and heaps of excitement it’s…

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Fair Eva Set For York

Fair Eva Set For York

Frankel filly Fair Eva will put her unbeaten recorded and growing reputation, on the line at York tomorrow in the Sky Bet Lowther Stakes. Daughter of one of the greatest ever race horses in Frankel, and Group one winning mare African Rose. Fair Eva has a lot to live up to, bust so far in her short career she has been up to the challenge. The Roger Charlton filly impressed on her debut at Haydock in early June, she was back out again in late June at Ascot. With the…

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The horse racing tradition

The horse racing tradition

In this horse racing article, I will focus on the traditions prevalent in the sport and also the thrill associated with the sport of horse racing. Our ancestors revived the sport of horse racing. However, the modern form of the sport is a fine blend of safety, fair play and track technology. The sport in its 21st-century avatar is an epitome of fair play. The sport blends tradition and new developments in track technology that enhance its spectator value. Punters today love to visit the race courses which have been…

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Dancing Star victorious at Goodwood

Dancing Star victorious at Goodwood

9/2 favourite Dancing Star won the Qatar Stewards’ Cup on Saturday to round off a great week’s racing at Glorious Goodwood. Having won at Newmarket in the build-up to the weekend’s event at Goodwood, she followed up her impressive performance with one of a similar level this coming Saturday. Orion’s Bow, who was priced at 6/1, came in second but could not come closer to the winner, while 16/1 Raucous earned a respectable third. Trainer Andrew Balding was delighted with Dancing Star’s performance, praising her character and ability to persevere…

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Geraghty suffers broken arm in fall

Geraghty suffers broken arm in fall

Jockey Barry Geraghty is set to face at least two months out of the saddle after suffering a broken arm at Market Rasen on Saturday. Geraghty was riding for JP McManus on Cernunnos when he took the heavy hit, falling at the final fence whilst victory was still very much within reach at the Betfred Summer Plate Handicap Chase, which was eventually won by Long House Hall. After initial assessments, it appears the 36-year-old will miss at least two months of action as he waits for the injury to recover…

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Woolfall Treasure shot dead

Woolfall Treasure shot dead

Retired race horse Woolfall Treasure has been shot dead in a random attack which has been described as a “sick” act. AP Mccoy was a number of significant jockeys to ride with the white thoroughbred and was found dead at around 3pm with a gunshot wound in his head. Stables manager Justine Bowdery has since offered a £3,000 reward to find the mystery killer, whilst also adding to her Facebook page that she was “counting on” her friends to help find who is culpable. “The police said the gun they…

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Kieren Fallon Retiring From Horse Racing

Kieren Fallon Retiring From Horse Racing

Kieren Fallon has reported his retirement from the seat at 51 years old as a result of battles with his psychological wellness. The six-times Horse racing champion, who has taken no rides over the previous week, asked the main medicinal officer to break the news for his sake. Fallon has beforehand talked about his dejection. In a 2008 meeting, he recounted how it had influenced him in the wake of his trial at the Old Bailey the earlier year when race-altering charges against him were rejected in the long run….

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William Whitaker Historic Hickstead Derby Win

William Whitaker Historic Hickstead Derby Win

The Hickstead Derby Championship is among the toughest and most prestigious show jumping competitions in the world. It hosts one of the world’s widest water jumps, double of water ditches, the Devil’s Dyke and a 10-foot 6-inch fence called the Hickstead Derby Bank. William overcame all these obstacles with world class style. Despite collecting one fault, William held his nerve to be the only show jumper to have a clear round on the track and leave all the fences standing. It always seemed like he was destined to clinch the…

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Javier J. Castellano – Most Popular Jockey Of The Year

Javier J. Castellano – Most Popular Jockey Of The Year

Since childhood, Javier J. Castellano was a wannabe basketball player. But now Javier is the most popular and incredible jockey, not to mention the most charming. Castellano is consecutively winning the positions in horse racing for the past five years. He began his riding career with a small town horse racing in 1996 at La Rinconada race courses in Venezuela. After that, he moved to the United States, where he rode in many races at race circuits of Southern Florida since 2001. The Real Champion Javier J. Castellano got listed…

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