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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
Lot 109 Galileo (IRE) / Shastye (IRE) B.C. 3,400,000
Consignor: Newsells Park Stud Ltd. — Purchaser: M V Magnier
Tattersalls October Yearling Sale Book 1
As the leaves turn to various hues of gold, the pulse begins
to race… Read More
There are championship races and there are championship races. Some are manufactured and establish significance on account of monetary value; but others are steeped in history and prestige.
The Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp falls into the… Read More
Crowds gather on Warren Hill
Walking on Warren Hill at 7am was a truly magical
experience, with the only noise the breeze on a picture perfect, glorious
Oh to be able to bottle the very essence of Warren… Read More
The arrival of autumn on Newmarket’s Rowley Mile Racecourse is always a keenly anticipated time, particularly as far as the juveniles go.
For autumn at Newmarket is a defining time when the best two year old colts and fillies from… Read More
As the British Flat Season draws towards its close, a series of Group 1 contests help to define the leading juveniles of the year and often play a significant role in shaping the ante-post winter markets for the following year’s… Read More
On Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September
horseracing’s HQ throws open its door for the Henry Cecil Open Weekend in
Saddle up for a weekend of exploring behind the scenes and
During the Open Weekend, recently re-named… Read More
Coming back after the Oh So Sharp Stakes at Newmarket
Racing fans always look forward to this time of the year
as top class horse racing returns to Newmarket’s historic Rowley Mile Course.
Some of the finest thoroughbreds in the… Read More