Jockey Martin Dwyer is looking to put a distressing year behind him today when he will ask a disciplinary hearing at the British Horseracing Authority for the 56-day ban imposed on him in India not to be applied in this country.
Unbeaten filly surges clear of high-class field to give trainer second win and frustrate Japan
... while Sheikh Mohammed calls up Lord Stevens for new drugs inquiry
'The coast of Sierra Leone was beautiful – it could have been the Caribbean'
Unbeaten filly favourite for Arc but Japanese pair stake strong claims in Longchamp trials
Franny Norton was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after suffering a fall leaving the parade ring at Leicester today.
Top sprinter could make heavy weather of Haydock event after stablemate is ruled out
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.
Five-year-old who came back from injury to become best in Europe now faces young guns
'In Byron Bay, I walked through lush vegetation straight down to the beach'
While some purists remain reliably condescending, the Shergar Cup has earned a legitimate niche in the racing summer.
Racing was given a real jolt yesterday when Ballydoyle announced the bad news that St Nicholas Abbey, one of the best horses in the world, had suffered an injury so serious that it has not only resulted in his immediate retirement from the track, it has also put his life in jeopardy.
Russian President Vladimir Putin was spotted yesterday descending into the briny depths below to inspect a sunken Russian sailing frigate.
Hannon swayed by pressure to appeal against controversial Falmouth Stakes ruling
Two beaten favourites at Wolverhampton on Monday made it 18 days without a winner for Frankie Dettori. Even so, it unmistakably felt like his first afternoon back in the big time. For both parties, the news that he has signed a retainer for Sheikh Joaan al-Thani – one of the Qatari investors suddenly taking on the superpowers of the Turf – represents a clarion statement of intent.