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Five Autumn & Winter horse racing festivals not to miss

The best is yet to come this horse racing season. Just because the Cheltenham Festival, Grand National, and Ascot are finished, doesn’t mean great horse …

Gabrial retires after an incredible 10-year career

After 93 career races and £838,501 in prize money, horse race great Gabrial was retired by trainer Richard Fahey this month. Gabrial amassed nine victories …

Charlie McCann’s Royal Ascot Thursday guide

The feature race on day three of Royal Ascot is the most famous and prestigious race of the week – the Gold Cup. Favourite Stradivarius is looking to win …

Charlie McCann’s Royal Ascot preview — Tuesday

Day one of Royal Ascot and there is now the distinct possibility of showers – some heavy – in the area for the opening couple of days of the five-day …

Royal Ascot is older than all of these remarkable historic events

Royal Ascot is not just one of the biggest horse racing events in the UK, but also one of the oldest sporting institutions in the world. The meeting dates to …

Calyx out of Royal Ascot

Teddy Grimthorpe, racing manager for Khalid Abdullah, has confirmed Calyx is out of this month’s Royal Ascot meeting due to injury. Kingman colt Calyx was …

Charlie McCann’s cricket preview: England v South Africa

The eagerly-awaited ICC Cricket World Cup begins at the Oval on Thursday when hosts and tournament favourites England – 7/4 (from 15/8) with BetVictor to …

Magna Grecia still on for Ascot

Aidan O’Brien says Magna Grecia is on course to feature in the St James’s Palace Stakes at Ascot next month. Magna Grecia was tipped to land the Irish …

Charlie McCann’s Bank Holiday racing preview

Phoenix Of Spain (16/1) did us a favour when running out an impressive winner of the Irish 2000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday. Charlie Hills’ colt is …

Charlie McCann’s Monday racing preview

An excellent day for Sir Michael Stoute at Newbury on Saturday and his fluent Lockinge Stakes winner Mushtashry was cut from 10s to 6/1 favourite for the Queen …

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