Racing

Kingsgate Native back to winning ways in the Temple Stakes

Filed on 25 May 2013 @ 15:37

Dual Group One-winning sprinter Kingsgate Native had been winless since landing the 2010 Temple Stakes, but the 2013 renewal of the Haydock Group Two saw the eight-year-old - who is now trained by Robert Cowell - resume winning ways when flying home under Shane Kelly to prevail by a neck.

Magician shows class with dominant Irish Guineas win

Filed on 25 May 2013 @ 15:33

Galileo colt drops back to a mile for Classic success

Dee Stakes winner Magician (Galileo) confirmed the class he showed in the Roodee when running out a dominant winner of the Group One Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday, beating stablemate Gale Force Ten in a Ballydoyle 1-2. Trading Leather was third, having set a decent pace until being reeled in by Magician in the final two furlongs.

Sheikh Mohammed bans steroids in Dubai

Filed on 24 May 2013 @ 07:16

Sheikh Mohammed has issued a decree banning the use of anabolic steroids in Dubai. The move comes after the British Horseracing Authority's decision to ban former Godolphin trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni for eight years after he admitted administering the substances to several horses in his care.

First winner for Archipenko

Filed on 23 May 2013 @ 15:51

Lanwades Stud's first season sire Archipenko got off the mark on Thursday when his first runner, Lady Penko, ran out an emphatic two and a half length winner at Firenze.

Bolger hoping Dawn Approach's temperament will see him stay

Filed on 23 May 2013 @ 15:49

Phone Trick dam side the stamina doubt for overwhelming Derby favourite

Jim Bolger, successful with New Approach in the 2008, is pleased with how the unbeaten Dawn Approach is coming into the 2013 Investec Derby.

Fabre works Ocovango at Epsom

Filed on 23 May 2013 @ 15:46

Trainer hoping Monsun influence can provide sufficient stamina

France's 24-time champion trainer Andre Fabre brought Pour Moi to the Investec Derby Breakfast With The Stars two years ago prior to the colt's Investec Derby success and he is hoping Ocovango can replicate that effort.

Magician heads O'Brien quartet in the Irish Guineas

Filed on 23 May 2013 @ 11:45

Johnny Murtagh to have first Classic runner as trainer in Fort Knox

A quality line up of 10 runners will face the starter in the Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas, the first Irish Classic race of 2013, at the Curragh on Saturday.

Telescope "lacks zip" in crucial racecourse gallop

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 13:07

The Sir Michael Stoute-trained Telescope had a crucial racecourse gallop at Lingfield on Wednesday ahead of the Investec Derby, but he failed to impress connections with his work. The colt had been due to run in last week's Dante Stakes at York, but missed the race with an infected graze on his legs.

Entries for the Queen Alexandra Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:08

The Queen Alexandra Stakes (Conditions)(4yo+)

Royal Ascot, 5:35pm Saturday 22 June 2013. Two miles, six furlongs.

Entries for the Duke of Edinburgh Handicap 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:07

The Duke of Edinburgh Stakes (Handicap)(3yo+)

Royal Ascot, 5:00pm Saturday 22 June 2013. One and a half miles.

Entries for the Wokingham Handicap 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:06

The Wokingham Stakes (Heritage Handicap)(3yo+)

Royal Ascot, 4:25pm Saturday 22 June 2013. Six furlongs.

Entries for the Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:04

The Diamond Jubilee Stakes (Group 1)(3yo+)

Royal Ascot, 3:45pm Saturday 22 June 2013. Six furlongs.

Entries for the Hardwicke Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:03

The Hardwicke Stakes (Group 2)(4yo+)

Royal Ascot, 3:05pm Saturday 22 June 2013. One and a half miles.

Entries for the Chesham Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:02

The Chesham Stakes (Listed)(2yo)

Royal Ascot, 2:30pm Saturday 22 June 2013. Seven furlongs.

Entries for the Buckingham Palace Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:01

The Buckingham Palace Stakes (Handicap)(3yo+)

Royal Ascot, 5:35pm Friday 21 June 2013. Seven furlongs.

Entries for the Queen's Vase 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 11:00

The Queen’s Vase in Memory of Sir Henry Cecil(Group 3)(3yo)

Royal Ascot, 5:00pm Friday 21 June 2013. Two miles.

Entries for the Wolferton Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:50

The Wolferton Rated Stakes (Listed)(4yo+)

Royal Ascot, 4:25pm Friday 21 June 2013. One and a quarter miles.

Entries for the Coronation Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:49

The Coronation Stakes (Group 1)(3yo fillies)

Royal Ascot, 3:45pm Friday 21 June 2013. Old mile.

Entries for the King Edward VII Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:48

The King Edward VII Stakes (Group 2)(3yo colts & geldings)

Royal Ascot, 3:05pm Friday 21 June 2013. One and a half miles.

Entries for the Albany Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:47

The Albany Stakes (Group 3)(2yo fillies)

Royal Ascot, 2:30pm Friday 21 June 2013. Six furlongs.

Entries for the King George V Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:46

The King George V Stakes (Handicap)(3yo)

Royal Ascot, 5:35pm Thursday 20 June 2013. One and a half miles.

Entries for the Tercentenary Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:45

The Tercentenary Stakes (Group 3)(3yo)

Royal Ascot, 5:00pm Thursday 20 June 2013. One and a quarter miles.

Entries for the Britannia Handicap 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:43

The Britannia Stakes (Heritage Handicap)(3yo colts & geldings)

Royal Ascot, 4:25pm Thursday 20 June 2013. One mile.

Entries for the Gold Cup 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:42

The Gold Cup (Group 1)(4yo+)

Royal Ascot, 3:45pm Thursday 20 June 2013. Two and a half miles.

Entries for the Ribblesdale Stakes 2013

Filed on 22 May 2013 @ 10:41

The Ribblesdale Stakes (Group 2)(3yo fillies)

Royal Ascot, 3:05pm Thursday 20 June 2013. One and a half miles.