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Muntahaa leads the way in the Sky Bet Ebor of 2018
Image supplied by York Racecourse
Ebor Festival now stretches to four days, with the Saturday being added in
big race of the day is the Sky… Read More
The Juddmonte International Stakes is one of the high points of British summer racing. Inaugurated in 1972, the race began with a dramatic bang and has lived up to its reputation for shocks and thrills and top class racing ever… Read More
Royal Anthem and Gary Stevens win the Juddmonte International Stakes Copyright www.cranhamphoto.com
As preparations are
well under way for the 2019 York Ebor Festival, it is hard to believe that
twenty years have passed since Royal Anthem illuminated the Knavesmire… Read More
High class championship racing over a mile, on the glorious undulations of the South Downs. Glorious Goodwood takes place at the height of the English summer’s splendour and offers racing fans five days of top class action, with the Sussex… Read More
Sea Of Class going to post ahead of her fine run in the Arc
Such devastating news this evening about the loss of the beautiful Sea Of Class.
Times like this you wonder how God operates – how such a… Read More
Image supplied by Goodwood Racecourse
end of July and beginning of August mean just one thing for British racing
fans: the Qatar Goodwood Festival, better known as Glorious Goodwood.
magnificent days of high class racing, fashion and society,… Read More
Although the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes was only inaugurated in 1951 and is relatively young in terms of prestige races in the UK, its status as a middle distance championship contest is uncontested.
A quick look at… Read More
By John Crofts, published by Miralgo PublicationsRelive a golden era for horse racing in John Crofts’ outstanding celebrationof the nineties decade.An era which delivered the magnificence of brilliant French champions such as Hector Protector, Helissio, Peintre Celebre, Montjeu, Arazi and… Read More