Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum has broken his silence on the Godolphin doping scandal and said that "the truth" would emerge from an ongoing inquiry.
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Tuesday 07 May 2013
Al Zarooni was found guilty of administering anabolic steroids to 15 horses
Monday 06 May 2013
Approach heads for the Derby to help Sheikh Mohammed put shame of Zarooni behind him
Saturday 04 May 2013
When Sheikh Mohammed bought a 51 per cent stake in Dawn Approach last summer, his decision to race the colt in the livery of Godolphin caused many to wonder. What, if anything, could Godolphin still be said to mean? Little could anyone realise, back then, that the answer might prove far more challenging than the question.
Saturday 04 May 2013
Betting on the Qipco 2,000 Guineas is so skewed towards the two favourites that neither retains any vestige of value.
Tuesday 30 April 2013
Trainer believes 100 Newmarket horses may have been treated with the same drug
Monday 29 April 2013
Gerard Butler says more than 100 horses across the town’s stables have received treatment on vets’ advice
Sunday 28 April 2013
The toxic presence of the Liverpool striker and John Terry make our national game a joke
Saturday 27 April 2013
Will the sheikh’s current incandescent anger provoke his own exit?
Thursday 25 April 2013
Trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni was charged by the BHA after tests on some of his horses showed the presence of anabolic steroids
Wednesday 24 April 2013
Trainer will stand before a disciplinary panel of the British Horseracing Authority on Thursday afternoon
Monday 22 April 2013
Tuesday 16 April 2013
Never mind that Menorah and Hunt Ball meet at Cheltenham today; or that the National winner is to be boldly returned to the fray at Ayr on Saturday; or even if Sprinter Sacre himself tops the bill at Punchestown next week. Always and unmistakably, Newmarket's first card of the season marks the formal transfer of centre stage from jump to Flat racing.
Saturday 13 April 2013
Seven days after investing so much nervous energy in the Grand National, the sport today contemplates as tepid a Saturday as can be found in its calendar. But respite is almost immediate, with an engrossing week of Classic trials starting in Ireland tomorrow.
Thursday 11 April 2013
As the new season gathers pace next week with a series of Classic trials, Chris McGrath picks 10 to watch
Tuesday 09 April 2013
Ryan Mania, having been detained a second night in hospital, was discharged in time to head home to Galashiels for a celebration of his breakthrough success in the Grand National. Scans did reveal that the young Scotsman suffered a minor fracture of his C7 vertebra when taking a fall from his very next mount after Auroras Encore, at Hexham on Sunday. But Mania described himself as no more than "a bit tired and sore", having otherwise suffered only soft tissue and ligament damage, and stressed his determination to be riding again sooner rather than later.
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