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Frankie Dettori appeals against ban for careless riding on Angel's Hideaway

Jockey Frankie Dettori is appealing against a 10-day ban which would rule him out of the King George at Ascot and the Glorious Goodwood festival. The 47-year-old Italian was penalised for careless riding on Angel’s Hideaway in Friday’s Duchess of ...

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Masar: Derby winner to miss rest of season because of leg injury

Derby winner Masar will not race again this season because of a leg injury. Part of Sheik Mohammed’s Godolphin team, Masar beat odds-on favourite Saxon Warrior to win at Epsom in June and give trainer Charlie Appleby his first classic. ...

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July Cup: US Navy Flag beats Brando to win at Newmarket

US Navy Flag produced an impressive run to hold off Brando and win the July Cup at Newmarket on Saturday. There was a delay to the six-furlong race because Brando had to be replated. When the race did start, Aidan ...

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Banned Dettori to miss King George and Glorious Goodwood

Frankie Dettori will miss two of Flat racing’s showpiece events – the King George at Ascot and the Glorious Goodwood festival – after being banned for 10 days for careless riding. The 47-year-old Italian was penalised for his ride on ...

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Is teenage racing prodigy the next AP McCoy

The next AP McCoy? A future champion jockey? 17-year-old James Bowen has what it takes to reach the top according to many within the sport. Despite riding under Rules for less than a year, Bowen became the youngest ever winner ...

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Finian's Oscar dies after operation following colic, says Colin Tizzard

Popular steeplechaser Finian’s Oscar has died, says trainer Colin Tizzard. The six-year-old suffered complications after being treated for colic and died of organ failure. A three-time Grade One winner, he was last seen taking part in an eventful race at ...

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Derby-winning trainer Dunlop dies aged 78

John Dunlop, who trained more than 3,500 winners – including two victories in the Derby at Epsom – has died at the age of 78. He saddled Shirley Heights (1978) and Erhaab (1994) to win the Classic. Dunlop also won ...

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Coral-Eclipse: Roaring Lion beats Saxon Warrior after stewards inquiry at Sandown

The 7-4 favourite Roaring Lion and jockey Oisin Murphy held on for victory in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown after a lengthy stewards’ inquiry. The pair had crossed the line a neck ahead of 2,000 Guineas winner Saxon Warrior and Donnacha ...

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Masar: Derby winner misses Coral-Eclipse at Sandown

Derby winner Masar has been ruled out of Saturday’s Coral-Eclipse at Sandown after a late setback. The horse, trained by Charlie Appleby, was found to be sore following exercise on Friday and plans are on hold. Owners Godolphin and Appleby ...

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BHA defends itself after wrong race result at Sandown

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has defended its procedures after a wrong race result was announced at Sandown on Friday. In the first race of the day, judge Felix Wheeler gave Rio Ronaldo the win by a nose and Vibrant ...

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