Horse Racing

Clive Cox books Gerald Mosse for Heartache ride in Prix Robert Papin

• Impressive Royal Ascot winner heads to Maisons-Laffitte on Sunday • Filly set to start favourite in five-strong field for Group Two race<p>Heartache, one of the most impressive winners at the Royal meeting last month when she stormed clear in the Queen Mary Stakes, will have a new jockey in her …

Royal Ascot

Policeman sacked after calling in sick to go racing

A policeman has been sacked after taking sick days to watch his horse race.<p>PC Jonathan Adams, 32, of Gloucestershire Constabulary, <b>called in sick</b> …

Royal Ascot

Twenty-nine other sporting events drew more viewers than the Masters this year

The final round of this year's Masters treated golf fans to a thrilling finish, as Sergio Garcia finally achieved major championship glory by …

Kentucky Derby

Horse racing betting tips: Back Balding to land Straight Right in Newbury opener

WHILE Leicester City are well into their pre-season schedule, the club’s owners will have an eye on the opening seven-furlong handicap</b> …

Look Back: Shuvee Completes a Filly Triple Crown

<i>In conjunction with Tom Hall's Throwback Thursday features in BloodHorse Daily, BloodHorse.com each Thursday will present corresponding race stories</i> …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Arrogate Begins Del Mar Journey in San Diego Handicap

Arrogate's march to take over Del Mar in 2017 begins July 22.<p>The targets are clear for Juddmonte Farms' gray colt. Trainer Bob Baffert wants the …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Talking Horses: Rain causes going changes but Summer could strike

Song Of Summer has a strong chance at Doncaster, while the wet weather means 27 non-runners have been announced across five cards<p>All three of the racecourses with cards in Britain this afternoon had rain overnight, and all three have reported a going change this morning as a result.<p>Leicester, which …

Sport (UK)

Horse racing tips: Newsboy's best bets for Thursday, July 20 at Chepstow, Leicester, Doncaster and Epsom

It's Thursday and that means a bumper racing card up and down the country.<p>And to help you with your bets, our racing expert Newsboy has looked over …

Sport (UK)

Del Mar Addressing Safety, Field Size Concerns

At the corner of Jimmy Durante Boulevard and Via De La Valle in Del Mar, a bright digital sign provides an abrupt reminder.<p>On July 19—with preceding …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Twisted Tom Favored in New York Derby

In his first start since a well-beaten sixth in the Belmont Stakes (G1), New York-bred Twisted Tom will pick up some class relief when he faces an …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Ky. HBPA Teams with Ellis for 'College Day'

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<p>Horsemen teaming with Ellis for College Day, fan education<br>HBPA gives away laptops, joins businesses for $1,000 stipends …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Remembering Ben's Cat

Remembering the career and life of the one and only Ben's Cat.

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Dickinson, Lady Eli to Meet Again in Diana

The résumé Dickinson has compiled in recent months would suggest her days of being overlooked should be a thing of the past.<p>Since trying the turf for …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Secretariat Still Omnipresent After 44 Years

It was 1973, and America was desperately looking for a sports hero. By July they had found one in the form of a flashy powerful chestnut horse named …

Belmont Stakes

Princess Charlotte and Prince George are their parents' mini-mes in coordinating outfits: New family pics!

The royal family is feelin' those midsummer blues!<p>Prince William, Kate Middleton, Princess Charlotte and Prince George were impeccably coordinated in shades of blue on Wednesday as they arrived in Berlin. The royal family emerged from their plane looking quite fashion-forward -- although a sleepy …

Royal Ascot

Two Grand is First Winner for Soldat

Woodford Thoroughbreds' freshman sire Soldat had his first winner July 18, when Dwight Preston's Two Grand took a maiden special weight by …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Weight For It - By Evan Hammonds

Racing has many—we might say too many—naysayers, or “neigh-sayers,” which immediately reminds us of Bob Dylan’s lyrics from “Tangled Up in Blue:”<p>“Her …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Marlborough racing tips for Thursday, July 20

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 …

National Hunt Racing

Five reasons to check out this year’s Deighton Cup

<b>Deighton Cup</b><p><b>July 22, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.</b> | <i>Hastings Racecourse</i><p><b>Tickets:</b> $85 at deighton-cup.com<p><b>1. Fashion.</b> Ticket-buyers are encouraged to wear their …

Horse Racing (Canada)

Leatherbury, Maryland Racing Mourn Ben's Cat

<b>By Maryland Jockey Club publicity</b><p>Wearing a bright orange shirt and helmet cover, Elizabeth Eckert went about her business as an exercise rider for …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

When Zara Tindall Gets Dressed Up, She Looks Like Kate Middleton 2.0

Zara Tindall (formerly Zara Phillips) is a British equestrian, so you might have spotted her in uniform at various events. But when she's not competing, the 36-year-old, who's the daughter of Princess Anne and granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, is dazzling alongside the royal family. While she …

Royal Ascot

Harness Racing NSW rejects whip ban and moves to rewrite rules

Harness Racing NSW has decided to maintain the whip in racing, rejecting a national ban.

Horse Racing (Australia)

Direct Dial, Admiral Jimmy Vie Again in Sanford

Seven colts and one gelding are slated to start in the $150,000 Sanford Stakes (G3) for 2-year-olds as racing heats up at Saratoga Race Course July …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Buy Sell Hold, Snowfire Head Schuylerville Cast at Spa

Nine early-winning 2-year-old fillies will do battle opening day at Saratoga Race Course July 21 in the $150,000 Schuylerville Stakes (G3) going six …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Point of Entry Gets First Winner with Happy King

Adena Springs' freshman sire and multiple grade 1 winner Point of Entry got his first winner July 15 when Happy King won a six-furlong maiden race at …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

The Future of Aftercare Funding: An OTTB Subsidy

By: Erin Shea, @BH_EShea<br>Two major questions arise when horses first retire from racing: where will they go, and who will fund the next chapter of …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Adam Carter tells horse ‘stopping’ inquiry his ride was due to ‘brain fade’

• Jockey and trainer charged with corruption by BHA • Ana O’Brien suffers fracture to neck and back in fall at Killarney<p>Adam Carter, a former jockey who is alleged to have carried out a “very deliberate, premeditated stop of a horse” at Southwell in 2014, told a British Horseracing Authority …

Horse Racing (UK)

AHC Extends Deadline for Horse Owners, Suppliers Survey

The American Horse Council Foundation announced July 19 it will be extending the deadline to complete its horse owner and supplier survey to Aug. 18. …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Biancone Moves Step Closer to Kentucky Reinstatement

Trainer Patrick Biancone, who has not had a license in Kentucky since 2007 following the discovery of cobra venom in his Keeneland barn, moved a step …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Ana O'Brien Sidelined Until November

Ana O'Brien, the jockey daughter of perennial leading Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien, could be sidelined until November as a result of injuries she …

Horse Racing (U.S.)