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Frankie Dettori: Jockey set to be out injured until mid-July

Jockey Frankie Dettori is set to be out injured until the week of Newmarket’s July Festival at the earliest. The 46-year-old Italian missed Royal Ascot after injuring his arm in a paddock fall at Great Yarmouth on 13 June. He ...

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Favourite Clongowes wins Ulster Derby – highlights & report

Media playback is not supported on this device Ronan Whelan guided favourite Clongowes to a comfortable victory in Saturday’s Ulster Derby at Down Royal. The Jim Bolger-trained 3-1 shot shared the lead with Finn McCool in the early stages before ...

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Royal Ascot 2017: The Tin Man wins Diamond Jubilee Stakes for Tom Queally

The Tin Man won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot for trainer James Fanshawe and jockey Tom Queally. Queally, who guided the legendary Frankel to all 14 of his wins, produced a determined ride on the 9-2 chance. The ...

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Royal Ascot 2017: Andrea Atzeni had beer thrown at him before race

Royal Ascot 2017 Saturday, 24 June: Final-day coverage on BBC Radio 5 live Races: 14:30-17:35 BST including 16:20 Diamond Jubilee Stakes Jockey Andrea Atzeni says a Royal Ascot racegoer threw a pint of beer at him as he made his ...

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Winter and Caravaggio give O'Brien Royal Ascot double

Royal Ascot 2017 Saturday, 24 June: Final-day coverage on BBC Radio 5 live Races: 14:30-17:35 BST including 16:20 Diamond Jubilee Stakes Winter and Caravaggio gave trainer Aidan O’Brien and jockey Ryan Moore a big-race double at Royal Ascot. The English ...

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Royal Ascot 2017: Big Orange wins Gold Cup epic from Order Of St George

Big Orange pipped last year’s victor Order Of St George by a short head in an epic finish to win the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot. The 5-1 winner, ridden by James Doyle for trainer Michael Bell, held on for ...

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Royal Ascot 2017: Highland Reel wins Prince of Wales's Stakes for Aidan O'Brien

Highland Reel showed his class to win the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot for trainer Aidan O’Brien. The 9-4 shot, ridden by Ryan Moore, fought past runner-up Decorated Knight, with Ulysses in third. Highland Reel prevailed by one ...

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Royal Ascot: Racegoers remove jackets due to 'very hot' weather

Royal Ascot has not enforced its dress code, letting racegoers remove jackets for the first time in the event’s history, due to ‘very hot conditions’. Normally men attending the horse racing event in the Royal Enclosure must wear black or ...

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Royal Ascot 2017: Barney Roy, Ribchester and Sound And Silence in Godolphin treble

Barney Roy won the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot as Godolphin celebrated an opening-day treble. The 5-2 winner, ridden by James Doyle for trainer Richard Hannon, triumphed as favourite Churchill finished fourth. That was the day’s second win ...

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Royal Ascot 2017: Race schedule and BBC coverage

The five-day Royal Ascot meeting from 20-24 June includes eight Group One races, with the feature race starting at 16:20 BST each day. There are six races on all five days, with the main attraction being the Gold Cup on ...

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