Horse Racing

Talking Horses: Frankie Dettori returns for first ride of the year

The Italian rider’s booking to ride Toast Of New York next week in the richest race in the world offers him a serious incentive to be as fit and sharp as possible this month<p>To no one’s great surprise, given the weather forecast overnight and also for the remainder of the day, Ayr’s meeting over the …

California Chrome Full Brother Second in Debut

Faversham, a full brother to two-time Horse of the Year California Chrome , finished an encouraging second in his debut, a six-furlong maiden special …

Horses

Willie Mullins puts Faugheen on course for the Irish Champion Hurdle

• Hurdler will line up at Leopardstown in February • Trainer still baffled by horse pulling up last time<p>Willie Mullins said here on Monday that nothing has come to light to explain the dismal performance of Faugheen, the 2015 Champion Hurdle winner, at Leopardstown’s Christmas meeting, but the …

Analysis: Belmont arena to take over 3 years to open

The Islanders’ planned arena at Belmont Park is expected to take more than three years to complete, which would put the opening near the start of the …

Long Island

Grade 1 Winner Early Pioneer Dies at Old Friends

Early Pioneer, winner of the 2000 Sempra Energy Hollywood Gold Cup (G1), was euthanized Jan. 12 at Old Friends, the Georgetown, Ky. Thoroughbred …

Horses

Marlborough racing tips for Tuesday January 16

Welcome to our daily tipping service provided by <i>Telegraph Sport</i>'s very own champion tipster Marlborough.<p>Attending a meeting today? In need of some guidance? Or just fancy a flutter? You've come to the right place.<p>Each day Marlborough will bring you the best bets from every race at every racecourse …

Canadian National Parks

Tavares question looms large as Islanders seek goaltending help

Garth Snow has wisely armed himself with the requisite draft picks to fix his goaltending problem. Now, he’d better find a goalie or it could be a …

Ice Hockey

Gun Runner Set for Thursday Flight to Florida

Gun Runner came out of his impressive Jan. 14 workout at the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in fine order and now awaits a Jan. 18 flight to Fort …

Horses

ESPN NCAAM Bracketology

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Basketball

XXIII Things We Learned (And One We Corrected) From ‘The Coronation’ Go Fug Yourself

Share < br />this article:<p>In her 65 years on the throne, Queen Elizabeth II has been on TV countless times — speeches, royal weddings, the opening of …

Royal Family

Frosted's First Foal is a Filly

The first reported foal by Frosted , was born Jan. 15 at Audley Farm in Berryville, Va. Bred by Audley, the filly is out of multiple grade 3 winner …

Horses

Collected Breezes at Santa Anita for Pegasus

Speedway Stable's Collected, preparing for a rematch with probable Horse of the Year Gun Runner in the 1 1/8-mile $16 million Pegasus World Cup …

Horses

Champion Dreaming of Anna Dies at 14

Dreaming of Anna, the 2006 champion 2-year-old filly, died of a ruptured aorta Jan. 9 at Woodspring Farm near Versailles, Ky., Dr. Gary Priest …

Horses

Sporting Chance Works Toward Seasonal Debut

Grade 1 winner Sporting Chance took another step toward his 3-year-old debut, working a sharp half-mile Jan. 15 at Oaklawn Park for Hall of Fame …

Horses

First Foal for New York-Based War Dancer a Colt

A colt out of Sadie's Song born Jan. 6 at Waldorf Farm in North Chatham, N.Y. is the first foal for multiple graded stakes winner War Dancer , who …

Horses

First Foal for Brody's Cause is a Colt

Spendthrift Farm's Brody's Cause , a son of Giant's Causeway and grade 1 winner at 2 and 3, sired his first reported foal Jan. 11 when a colt was …

Horses

Mourinho wins Smarty Jones at Oaklawn for trainer Baffert

Mourinho led all the way in winning the $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes by 3¼ lengths at Oaklawn, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert a top Kentucky …

Sports

Horse racing tips: Best bets and nap selections for Monday January 15

Fancy a flutter on this January Monday? Well look no further.<p>Our very own Newsboy is on hand to provide you with today's best horse racing selections.<p>…

David Yates

Gun Runner on Stallion Register Online

Race Record<p>Sales results include the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares for the current year to date and the past year; data include …

Churchill Downs

Chris Pratt Bet On Me, Of Course ... Not the Horse!!!

In a race against a horse, who'd win -- the horse or <b>Chris Pratt</b>?<p>If you guessed the horse and not the guy who plays Star-Lord in "Guardians of the …

Chris Pratt

Royal Ascot to offer record prize money in 2018

<b>(CNN) —</b> Famed for its historic Royal connections and as a pillar of British sporting life, Ascot Racecourse will be offering more prize money than ever before in 2018.<p>This year will see a record $18.5 million (£13,452,000 million) awarded in prize money -- an increase of 10% from 2017 -- over 25 …

Royal Family

2018 TAA Accreditation Application Available Online

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance’s (TAA) 2018 Accreditation Application is now available on its website.<p>Thoroughbred aftercare organizations …

Horses

MPs to tackle bookmakers over case for new ‘minimum bet’ rule in horse racing

• Seminar follows punters’ complaints about being refused larger bets online • ‘We’ve come up against indifference, even hostility, from bookmakers’<p>The campaign for a fairer deal for punters from bookmakers will take a significant step forward later this month, when the case for a “minimum bet” …

Horse Racing (UK)

‘There’s no one on that horse’: Toronto police (temporarily) lose runaway horse

David Pike was sitting on his condo balcony near Fort York Blvd. and Bathurst St. just after noon, talking to a client, when he heard the …

Somebeachsomewhere, Nova Scotia’s most famous racehorse, is dead

Nova Scotia’s most famous racing horse Somebeachsomewhere has died.<p>The world champion pacer, who just turned 13 years old on Jan. 1, was euthanized …

Nova Scotia

Prevalent Force claims South India Derby stakes

Mr. Rienzie M. K. Edwards & Mrs. P.P.M. Edwards’s Prevalent Force (Srinath astride), claimed the South India Derby stakes, the stellar attractions of …

India

Woman charged for trying to steal horse ambulance

Sunlight is now the equal favourite for the Golden Slipper following her two-length Magic Millions victory on Saturday.<p>A woman has been charged with …

Horse Racing (Australia)

Sunlight Scores in Magic Millions 2YO Classic

Sunlight (AUS) and jockey Luke Currie overcame some early interference to post a win for trainer Tony McEvoy in the Jan. 13 AU$2 million Magic …

Horses

Instilled Regard 'Better Than Going in' After Lecomte

OXO Equine's Instilled Regard exited his triumph in the Jan. 13 Lecomte Stakes (G3) at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in fantastic fashion …

Horses

Plein Air Takes Astra in First US Start

Plein Air's front-running victory in the $75,000 Astra Stakes at Santa Anita Park Jan. 14 marked a couple of firsts for the 5-year-old mare and her …

Horses