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York: Stradivarius eases to Yorkshire Cup victory

Stradivarius is second favourite for the Gold Cup at Ascot, with odds of 11-4, after winning Yorkshire Cup. Desert Skyline in second and third-place Call To Mind had no response to a late burst from John Gosden’s charge ridden by ...

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York: Roaring Lion wins Dante Stakes for Oisin Murphy and John Gosden

Roaring Lion is rated about 6-1 second favourite for the Derby next month after winning York’s Dante Stakes but is not certain to run at Epsom. The John Gosden-trained winner (3-1 favourite) – ridden by Oisin Murphy – triumphed by ...

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Vieira 'flattered' by Arsenal link but 'happy' at New York City

Patrick Vieira is “flattered” after being linked with taking over as manager of former club Arsenal but says he is “happy” as New York City coach. The former France midfielder won three Premier League titles with the Gunners under Arsene ...

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ATP investigates Harrison racism claim at New York Open

American Ryan Harrison will be investigated after allegations of “racial prejudice” during a match against Donald Young, the Association of Tennis Professionals has confirmed. The chair umpire intervened during the pair’s first-round meeting at the New York Open on Monday. ...

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Toast of New York returns with a win after three years out

Jamie Osborne’s Toast Of New York returned from a three-year absence with victory at Lingfield. The six-year-old, winner of the 2014 UAE Derby, had not raced since finishing second by a nose in the Breeders’ Cup Classic of 2014. After ...

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Dott knocks out world number two Trump in York

Media playback is not supported on this device 2017 UK Championship Date: 28 Nov-10 Dec Venue: York Barbican Coverage: Watch live across BBC Two, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, the BBC Sport website and mobile app from 2 December. World ...

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Flanagan ends 40-year wait in New York Marathon

Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman for 40 years to win the New York Marathon as she captured her first major world title. The 36-year-old, runner-up in 2010 and sixth at last year’s Olympics, won in two hours 26 ...

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Happiness trumps Tour de France fame for ex-cyclist Philippa York

Media playback is not supported on this device Philippa York would have traded her success as champion professional cyclist Robert Millar to have lived as a woman from a young age. Glaswegian York, 59, went public in the summer about ...

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Ebor Festival: Nakeeta hangs on to win Ebor Handicap at York

Nakeeta clinched victory in the Ebor Handicap at York, beating Flymetothestars in a close finish. The Callum Rodriguez-ridden 12-1 shot came through the field to lead before holding off the 7-1 favourite to claim a first win since September 2015. ...

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Ebor Festival: Marsha wins Nunthorpe Stakes at York

Marsha pipped Lady Aurelia to the post to win the Nunthorpe Stakes on day three of the Ebor Festival at York. Lady Aurelia, the Frankie Dettori-ridden favourite, led just strides from the line but Luke Morris closed aboard Sir Mark ...

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