Horse Racing

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Jim Crowley: “Khaadem is the horse I’ve been looking forward to all week”

| 19.06.2020

Our man previews his rides on the final day of Royal Ascot 12:40 – Woven I rode this horse out in Dubai for David Simcock. He won over seven furlongs which wouldn’t worry me because the Ascot six furlongs is a stiff six, so he has enough poke for that. He has a good each way chance. 13:50 – Qaader He won so well at Newbury last week and we’ve obviously backed him up quite quickly but I think he...... more...

Jim Crowley: “I think Elarqam has a great chance”

| 19.06.2020

Our man reflects on his six winners in the first three days of Royal Ascot On the first day I was lucky enough to ride a treble which was fantastic. In the first race of the meeting I had the choice of four horses to ride and the market said I’d got it wrong, but I’d picked the right one and that obviously got the day off to a great start. Then my old mate Battaash was absolutely fantastic in... V... more...

Royal Ascot Day Four Preview: Will Pierre Lapin’s unbeaten run end in the Coronation Cup?

| 18.06.2020

We run the rule over the festival’s penultimate day It’s already Day Four at Royal Ascot, but there’s still plenty more great racing to enjoy, with a whole host of sprinters on show today. The Coronation Cup is the highlight of a seven-race card, which also features the Hardwicke Stakes – the Group 2 renewal has been moved from its usual Saturday slot for this year. Before the penultimate day of r... more...

Jim Crowley now 5/4 to be crowned Royal Ascot Top Jockey

| 17.06.2020

Coral ambassador has won four races over the first two days Jim Crowley is now 5/4 favourite to be crowned Top Jockey as this year’s Royal Ascot, following his fourth win of the festival. The Coral ambassador was aboard Motakhayyel on his way to victory in the first race of the festival. Then he steered Battaash to a long-awaited victory in the King’s Stand Stake, followed by an impressive showing... more...

Royal Ascot Day Three Preview: Can Stradivarius complete a Gold Cup hat-trick?

| 17.06.2020

We take a look at the best of Thursday’s action We’ve reached the halfway mark of this year’s Royal Ascot festival and Thursday sees the Gold Cup take centre stage. After winning the Group 1 contest in each of the last two years, Stradivarius and Frankie Dettori are targeting an historic hat-trick. There are seven races in total to look forward to at Ascot on Thursday and ahead of the action, we’v... more...

Lord North odds cut to win Coral-Eclipse

| 17.06.2020

Odds slashed to 4/1 after impressive victory at Royal Ascot Prince of Wales’s Stakes winner Lord North’s odds have been cut from 12/1 down to 4/1 for victory in next month’s Coral-Eclipse at Sandown. The four-year-old gelding, trained by John Gosden, raced clear and finished just under four lengths ahead of second placed Addeybb. Lord North’s stablemate Enable still heads the Sandown betting at 11... more...

Britain’s bookmakers to donate Britannia Stakes profits to charity

| 17.06.2020

Win and each-way profits from Royal Ascot race to be donated Britain’s bookmakers are joining forces on Thursday to raise money for charity by donating all profits made on The Britannia Stakes at Royal Ascot to a range of charities. This Royal Ascot betting industry-wide charity initiative follows the hugely successful charity effort on the Virtual Grand National in April, where British bookmakers... more...

Royal Ascot Day Two Preview: Who can claim the Prince of Wales’s Stakes?

| 16.06.2020

We preview the highlights from Wednesday’s card We’re back with another seven races from a behind-closed-doors Royal Ascot. Before the action, we preview the biggest and best races of Day Two. Pyledriver caused an upset in Tuesday’s King Edward VII Stakes, with the favourite Mogul finishing fourth, while Battaash sealed the King’s Stand Stakes well, sprinting ahead to finish over 2l clear of Equil... more...

Frankly Darling and Pyledriver cut for Epsom Classics after Royal Ascot wins

| 16.06.2020

The pair have been backed for more success next month Frankly Darling and Pyledriver have seen their odds for the Epsom Classics cut after winning at Royal Ascot. The iconic five-day festival in Berkshire kicked off behind closed doors today. Frankly Darling stormed to victory with Frankie Dettori in the Ribblesdale Stakes and she’s now the 10/3 second-favourite to win the Investec Oaks. Meanwhile... more...

Royal Ascot Day One Preview: Will this be Battaash’s year?

| 16.06.2020

We look over the highlights from today’s card As Royal Ascot returns for a behind closed-doors showcase, we preview the day’s biggest races ahead of the action.  With seven races in total, we begin the five-day meeting with two Group 1 races, including the wide-open Queen Anne Stakes and a compelling field in the King’s Stand Stakes, where an unruly but rapid sprinter has everything to prove… Runn... more...