Charlie McCann’s Easter weekend racing preview

A mix of flat and jump racing this Easter Saturday and we begin our preview at Musselburgh where in the opener I hope to see Port Swtan (1.30) back up his …

Charlie McCann’s Thursday racing preview

Roger Varian’s Qabala is the new favourite for the 1000 Guineas after maintaining her unbeaten record in the Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket on Tuesday. The …

Charlie McCann’s Wednesday racing preview

Charlie Appleby saddled the brilliant winner of the Craven Stakes – today’s Newmarket feature – courtesy of Masar 12 months ago and that colt went on …

Mot Juste raring to go – Varian

Roger Varian insists his charge Mot Juste is raring to go ahead of the Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket. The three-year-old will renew his rivalry …

Charlie McCann’s Saturday racing preview

The Scottish Grand National from Ayr is the weekend racing highlight and 28 will go to post for one of the most valuable and prestigious races on the calendar. …

Charlie McCann’s Friday racing preview

John Gosden’s Too Darn Hot will miss his intended prep race for the 2000 Guineas at Newbury on Saturday and go straight to Newmarket after he was found to …

Charlie McCann’s Grand National day verdict

Tiger Roll bids to become the first horse since the legendary Red Rum back in 1973/4 to win the Grand National in successive years later this afternoon and he …

Charlie McCann’s Aintree day one preview

There are four Grade 1’s at Aintree this afternoon beginning with the Manifesto Novices’ Chase over two-and-a-half miles. La Bague Au Roi is unbeaten in …

Gordon Elliott remains cautious on Tiger Roll

Gordon Ellliott says Tiger Roll will need “a lot of luck” to claim a second successive Grand National win at Aintree on Saturday. Tiger Roll is …

New issue of Racing Ahead now on sale! All the best tips for the Grand National

The Racing Ahead Grand National edition is the perfect guide to the racing at Aintree and a bargain at just £3.49! Here’s a look at what features inside the …

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