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ITV Racing Preview: Who’s in the running this weekend?

| 12.06.2020

We take a look at Saturday’s biggest televised races While many punters will be looking ahead to Royal Ascot next week, this weekend still has plenty of action to offer. ITV will be showing racing from Newbury and Sandown Park from 13:50 on Saturday afternoon and we look at our pick of the races, including the Group 3 Diomed Stakes and all three of the afternoon’s listed races. Newbury 13:50 Handi... more...

Siskin heads betting for opening Irish Classic

| 10.06.2020

Eleven runners have been declared for Irish 2,000 Guineas Siskin is the favourite to win the Irish 2,000 Guineas on Friday evening. 11 horses have been declared for the opening Classic of the Irish season, with Siskin currently heading the betting at 9/4. Aidan O’Brien has four hopefuls for the race at the Curragh, with Armory and Lope Y Fernandez the likely contenders for Siskin at 7/2 and 11/2 r... more...

Royal Ascot 2020 Guide: History, info and race schedule

| 09.06.2020

All you need to know ahead of Royal Ascot Royal Ascot is always one of the highlights of the racing calendar, but it’s going to be very different this year. It’s usually the best-attended race meeting in Europe, with over 300,000 usually in attendance across the festival. But the Ascot centrepiece will be held behind closed doors for the first time in its history this year. That means there will b... more...

Siskin heads Irish 2,000 Guineas betting

| 08.06.2020

Latest odds ahead of Friday’s Irish Guineas The unbeaten Group 1 winning juvenile Siskin is the 2/1 favourite for Friday’s Irish 2,000 Guineas following the latest entry stage for the Curragh Classic. Armory is the nearest challenger as the second favourite at 7/2, ahead of his Ballydoyle stablemates Vatican City and Royal Lytham, who are priced at 9/1 and 7/1 respectively. Coral’s David Stevens s... more...

ITV Racing Preview: Can Pinatubo claim first Classic of the season?

| 05.06.2020

The 2,000 Guineas takes place on Saturday All eyes will be on Newmarket for ITV’s broadcast of the first day of Guineas Weekend on Saturday. With plenty of action from Newcastle as well, here’s what we’ve got to look forward to and who’s running in the day’s biggest races: Newmarket 13:50 The Palace House Stakes (Group 3) 14:25 The Dahlia Fillies’ Stakes (Group 2) 15:00 The Newmarket Stakes (Liste... more...

What horse racing event are you most looking forward to?

| 04.06.2020

There’s plenty of racing coming up With UK racing now back up and running, we’ve got plenty to look forward to over the next few months. It’s still going to be slightly different for a while at least, but once the race begins, you feel that excitement again. And with the racing calendar starting to fall into place, we want to know what event you’re most looking forward to. Newmarket Classics – 6-7... more...

ITV Racing Preview: Can Ghaiyyath fend off Stradavarius in the Coronation Cup?

| 04.06.2020

Racing resumes on ITV this Friday – here’s what to expect… UK Horse racing returns to the screens on Friday, with ITV covering action from both Newmarket and Lingfield – including the Group 1 Coronation Cup Stakes. Here’s what’s on and who’s in the running in the day’s biggest races: Newmarket 13.50 The Race Five Handicap Stakes 14.25 The Abernant Stakes (Group 3) 15.00 The Paradise Stakes (Listed... more...

Pinatubo odds-on for 2,000 Guineas glory

| 03.06.2020

15 runners have been declared for opening Classic Pinatubo is odds-on to win the delayed 2,000 Guineas on Saturday. UK racing returned on Monday and Newmarket will host the first two Classics of the season this weekend. The 2,000 Guineas is up first and Pinatubo heads the betting at 10/11 after 15 runners were declared today. Elsewhere, Aidan O’Brien has four horses looking to challenge the favour... more...

Enable favourite for Coral-Eclipse repeat

| 01.06.2020

The mare will begin her campaign next month Enable has been installed as the favourite to win the Coral-Eclipse next month. Frankie Dettori rode the mare to glory in the Group 1 race at Sandown last year. Following the news that Enable will begin her campaign in the Coral-Eclipse, she’s emerged as the 11/10 favourite to repeat her success. Enable enjoyed a remarkable season last time out, adding r... more...

Sport is making a comeback: What are the dates and TV schedule?

| 01.06.2020

All the latest information about sport’s comeback We’ve reached June. The days are getting longer. The weather is getting warmer. And most importantly of all, sport is coming back. It’s been an unusual few months. Fans of sport have desperately been searching for something to fill their time at the weekends, whether it’s exercising, taking up a new hobby or finally getting round to sorting out the... more...