Might Bite has breathing room for Gold Cup return

Nicky Henderson says Might Bite is unlikely to race before the Cheltenham Gold Cup after undergoing a procedure to help his breathing. The 2018 Gold Cup …

Samcro set to swerve Cheltenham

Connections say Samcro is unlikely to head to the Cheltenham Festival after disappointing in the Ryanair Hurdle at Leopardstown. The Gordon Elliott-trained …

Dettori determined to break Melbourne duck

Jockey Frankie Dettori says he would love to break his duck in the Melbourne Cup before he decides to retire from racing. The Italian has twice been a runner …

Paisley Park aimed at Cleeve Hurdle

Barry Fenton says connections are hoping to run Paisley Park at the Cleeve Hurdle on Festival Trials Day at Cheltenham on January 26. The Emma Lavelle-trained …

Boxing Day speed figures from Racing Ahead and The Racing Paper

BOXING DAY SPEED FIGURES These figures are for the five-day entries at UK meetings on December 26. Time permitting, they will be updated to the final cards on …

Havlin reveals Wissahickon plans

Jockey Rab Havlin says Wissahickon is likely to go for the Easter Classic or Winter Derby next after Saturday’s Lingfield success. Havlin guided …

Coleman delighted to break Grade One duck

Jockey Aidan Coleman says it is a big “relief” to have ridden his first Grade One winner in the JLT Hurdle at Ascot. Coleman partnered Paisley Park …

Walsh opens up over retirement

Recently-retired jockey Katie Walsh admits she sometimes misses the thrill of racing but insists she will not reverse her decision. Walsh, 34 today, announced …

Percy needs presentable Christmas run

Presenting Percy owner Phillip Reynolds prefers Leopardstown over Kempton for his Gold Cup favourite as he searches for soft ground. The seven-year-old has yet …

THE 5 BEST ANNUAL HORSE RACING EVENTS

The horse racing calendar is full of a long list great annual festivals, in the UK and around the World. Here we attempt to pick out the best of the bunch: The …

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