Charlie McCann’s weekend racing round-up

Haydock Park stage today’s feature meeting and the highlight is the Group 3 John Of Gaunt Stakes and confidence in Dutch Connection (4.00) has ebbed somewhat …

O’Brien unsure on Creevytennant Stratford bid

Trainer Fergal O’Brien says Creevytennant is in “great form” but he doesn’t know how the 14-year-old will handle Stratford. …

Charlie McCann’s Thursday racing round-up

Haydock stage the first of their three-day June Meeting today with the highlight Saturday’s Group 3 John Of Gaunt Stakes. I am sweet on the chances of Dutch …

Nicholls remembers ‘magic’ Denman

Trainer Paul Nicholls has reflected on his “magic horse” Denman after confirming that he died on Tuesday at the age of 18. The Ditcheat handler …

Mullins confirms Djakadam retirement

Dual Cheltenham Gold Cup runner-up Djakadam has been forced to retire form racing due to injury, trainer Willie Mullins has confirmed. The nine-year-old, whose …

Charlie McCann’s Monday racing round-up

There will be no Triple Crown winner for at least another year with Guineas winner Saxon Warrior a well beaten fourth in the Derby at the weekend. Impressive …

Masar heads for Irish Derby

Trainer Charlie Appleby has confirmed that Masar could now run in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh after his Epsom win. The three-year-old made …

James Garfield set to feature at Royal Ascot

Trainer George Scott has revealed that James Garfield is being aimed at the Jersey Stakes at Royal Ascot. The three-year-old won the Greenham Stakes at Newbury …

Masar claims the Derby

Masar stormed to Derby glory at Epsom to give Charlie Appleby his maiden Classic triumph. The three-year-old went off at 16/1 but looked strong throughout as …

Charlie McCann´s Derby tips

The Derby remains the most famous flat race in the world and today’s race sees the unbeaten 2000 Guineas winner Saxon Warrior odds on (8/11 with BetVictor) …

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