Date - November 19, 2019
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Course Specialist is your source of news, views and information. Please click the above link to view our exclusive interviews with jockeys, trainers, racecourses, stud farms and horse racing personalities. From the Cheltenham Festival to the Grand National, Epsom Derby, Royal Ascot, York’s Ebor meeting, Newbury’s Winter Festival and Kempton’s King George VI Chase, Course Specialist provides big race previews and a look at the history of the big races, including our Big Races section and the popular Memory Lane, plus exclusive interviews with those involved.

Off The Course delivers insight into how horse racing works with behind the scenes features and exclusive interviews with race courses, racing stables and stud farms. Enjoy!

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Big Race History: Betfair Chase

The Betfair Chase (registered as the Lancashire Chase) has a short history but one packed with quality. The race has quickly established itself as an elite contest and one which regularly attracts the very best staying chasers from England and… Read More

The Breeders’ Cup Big Race History

Mike Smith celebrates aboard ZenyattaCopyright Breeders’ Cup Ltd

Hollywood Park, California, welcomed the inaugural gathering of the world’s finest thoroughbreds back in October 1984. The meeting commenced after several spectacular years at the North American yearling sales, which had seen… Read More

In focus: Hunting Hill Stud

Majestic Dawn

The recent fine effort from Magic Dawn, in a big Newmarket handicap, underlined the growing prowess hailing from Hunting Hill Stud.

Located in Castletownroche, in Fermoy, County Cork, the stud farm covers almost 100 acres.

Run by Connor… Read More

Big Race History: Dewhurst Stakes

Now recognised as the race that most likely defines the champion two year old colt of Britain and Ireland each season, the Dewhurst Stakes is a race that also plays a significant role in establishing likely contenders for the following… Read More

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