Torpillo makes Cheltenham claims

Torpillo proved he could be a real handful at the Cheltenham Festival after winning the Unibet Juvenile Hurdle at Sandown. The four-year-old was the heavy …

Full focus on Champion Hurdle for Laurina

Willie Mullins says Laurina may not race again before bidding for Champion Hurdle glory at the Cheltenham Festival. Laurina has won all five races since …

Mullins plans Cheltenham warm-up for Chesterfield

Seamus Mullins says Chesterfield will return to action in February before contesting the Racing Post Arkle Trophy at Cheltenham. Mullins had been planning to …

Laurina camp confident of ‘ideal’ start

Connections of Laurina hope their patience with her will paid dividends when she lines up against three rivals at Sandown on Saturday. The Willie …

Cheltenham return on Coneygree radar

Coneygree could line up in the Cotswold Chase at Cheltenham later this month if he can overcome the injury he suffered at Kempton. The 2015 Cheltenham Gold Cup …

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 …

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