Favourite beaten after 420 days out with injury as 66-1 shot claims galliardhomes.com Cleeve Hurdles at Cheltenham
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Wednesday 02 October 2013
... while Sheikh Mohammed calls up Lord Stevens for new drugs inquiry
Saturday 28 September 2013
'The coast of Sierra Leone was beautiful – it could have been the Caribbean'
Monday 23 September 2013
Lady Cecil has confirmed that she is to continue to train from Warren Place in Newmarket next season, planning to be active at the autumn sales and declaring that she would “love to win a Group One” – the traditional signal for the Cecil standard to be flown at the yard – next season.
Thursday 19 September 2013
The legendary animal is arguably the most storied horse of any kind to be replicated to date - but some equine experts question the practice
Wednesday 18 September 2013
James Doyle believes the trip and track at Longchamp will be "perfect" for Al Kazeem when he attempts to win the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on 6 October. The in-demand rider is relishing a crack at the end-of-season middle-distance showpiece with Roger Charlton's five-year-old, winner of three Group Ones this year at a mile and a quarter.
Monday 16 September 2013
Unbeaten filly favourite for Arc but Japanese pair stake strong claims in Longchamp trials
Tuesday 10 September 2013
Franny Norton was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after suffering a fall leaving the parade ring at Leicester today.
Saturday 07 September 2013
Top sprinter could make heavy weather of Haydock event after stablemate is ruled out
Tuesday 03 September 2013
Marco Botti is keeping his fingers crossed Ryan Moore will keep the ride on Dandino when he lines up in the Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington on 5 November.
Sunday 01 September 2013
Jockey Doyle follows Kingman success with Irish Group One victory for veteran trainer
Friday 30 August 2013
2,000 Guineas favourite puts big reputation on line at start of new era for Abdullah empire
Thursday 29 August 2013
James Doyle has been appointed as retained rider to owner Khalid Abdullah and will begin his new role with the ride on the 2,000 Guineas favourite Kingman in the Solario Stakes at Sandown tomorrow.
Thursday 22 August 2013
Great Britain's showjumpers added the European team title to their London Olympics gold medal following a dramatic victory in Herning, Denmark. The British quartet of Ben Maher, Michael Whitaker, William Funnell and Scott Brash prevailed by just 0.59 penalties from silver medallists Germany.
Tuesday 20 August 2013
Five-year-old who came back from injury to become best in Europe now faces young guns
Friday 16 August 2013
'In Byron Bay, I walked through lush vegetation straight down to the beach'
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
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