National Hunt Racing

Marlborough's racing tips for Saturday August 18

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 …

Horse Racing

Cheltenham v Carlisle preview

Cheltenham are likely to persist with Alex Addai up front as they look for a first point of the season against Carlisle.<p>Boss Gary Johnson moved the …

Soccer

Exciting line up for new series of Rudall Rides With... | Horse & Country

Horse & Country is excited to announce <i>Rudall Rides With…</i> is returning for a third series this September, starring some top equestrians.<p>Revealing …

Eventing

The future of Towcester racecourse hangs in the balance as it's owners announce they are taking steps towards administration

Towcester racecourse has an uncertain future after the proprietors of the National Hunt Course - Towcester Racecourse Company Limited - announced it …

Horse Racing

Willie Mullins looking to send strong team to Melbourne Cup in bid for elusive first win

<b>RUBY Walsh has given punters the lowdown on boss Willie Mullins's plans for the Melbourne Cup.</b><p>The legendary rider also talked Alpha Centauri and the …

Horse Racing

Wells headlines 14 Grand National entries

Posted by: AAP+ at 6:03pm on 14/8/2018<p>Posted in: Horse Racing News<p>Since 2012 only two horses have been successful in one of Victoria’s most …

Horse Racing

7 social media accounts ‘run’ by horses (and a mule) that you need in your life

<b>We all love being nosey on social media, whether it’s via Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. But what could be better than following a horse that</b> …

Social Media

Shamal wins Grand National Steeplechase at Riccarton

TRACKSIDE<p>Shamal wins the Grand National Steeplechase at Riccarton.<p>Hunterville visitor Shamal capitalised on a perfect trip throughout to take out the …

Grand National

Charles on road to Foxbridge

A gallop at Taupo on Wednesday has kept Gr.1 Sydney Cup (3200m) placegetter Charles Road up to the mark for a return to racing at Te Rapa next …

Horse Racing

Grand National winning jockey hit with eight-week ban for unnecessary whip use

Unnecessary use of the whip has resulted in a two-month ban for Grand National winning jockey Stuart Higgins.

Grand National

Who are the celebrities in The Real Marigold Hotel 2018? Meet the all star cast of the brand new series

THE Real Marigold Hotel has returned to take older celebrities across to the other side of the world to experience a more modest way of life.<p>From …

Celebrity (UK)

Davy Russell injured in Roscommon fall

Davy Russell was taken to hospital for X-rays on a leg injury following a fall at Roscommon on Tuesday evening.<p>The rider parted company with the …

Horse Racing

Picture special: Style brigade out in force for Ladies Day at Bangor on Dee

THE STYLE brigade was in full effect at Bangor-on-Dee races as people turned out for the annual Ladies Day.<p>A key focus of the day was the stunning …

News (Wales)

Arctic Fire returns to winner's enclosure

Arctic Fire claimed his first victory since the 2017 Cheltenham Festival with a clear-cut success in the Joe Walsh Memorial Hurdle at Cork.<p>The former …

Horse Racing

Nessun Dorma continues Galway domination for Willie Mullins

A former Cheltenham Festival winner for Willie Mullins, Limini was the choice of the trainer's son, Patrick, in Monday evening's Connacht Hotel …

Horse Racing

Victoria's mental health battle helps us all

Possible stigma stops people talking about it. So, it was good to see Olympic cyclist Victoria Pendleton opening up about suffering from …

Mental Health

Third generation of showjumping Smiths shows his class

The great Harvey Smith, who turns 80 later this year, is <b>one of the best-known names in showjumping.</b><p>Following in his hoofprints — quite literally — is …

Horses

‘He failed a stalls test’: Popular hurdler switches codes to win by 15 lengths at Goodwood

Lil Rockerfeller is best known as a successful three-mile hurdler, who has racked up <b>over £400,000 in prize money</b> for his owners.<p>But he put on a</b> …

Horse Racing

Who is Bob Champion? The Real Marigold Hotel star and Grand National champ who rode Aldaniti

THE Real Marigold Hotel is back for its third series and joining the cast is legendary jockey Bob Champion.<p>He's a champion by name and reputation - …

Celebrity (UK)

The next Altior? National Hunt star meets his younger brother

Nicky Henderson has welcomed <b>an exciting new addition</b> to his Seven Barrows yard, in the form of a half-brother to National Hunt star Altior.<p>The</b> …

Horses

Horse Racing Betting Tips: Take notice of Russell on Duty in the Galway plate

ARGUABLY the best betting race of the day isn’t run at Goodwood this afternoon but at Galway this evening with the running of the Galway Plate …

Horse Racing

Nominations extended for the GN Hurdle

Posted by: AAP+ at 5:42pm on 31/7/2018<p>Posted in: Horse Racing News<p>Nominations have been held open for the Grand National Hurdle at Sandown after 12 …

Horse Racing

Sean Flanagan column: Joey or Falcon could give me Galway first

Snow Falcon and Joey Sasa will be my big race rides as I try to break my Galway Festival ‘duck’ this week.<p>I’ve ridden winners at Galway’s September …

Horse Racing

Ruby Walsh: Jockey returns from broken leg with Galway win

<b>Jockey Ruby Walsh made a winning return to the saddle following his recent injury problems with victory in the opening race at the Galway Festival.</b><p>The 39-year-old had been sidelined since fracturing his leg for a second time in quick succession at the Cheltenham Festival in March.<p>He had previously …

Sport (N. Ireland)

5 famous Welsh moments in sports

2018-07-29 19:40<p>Geraint Thomas (Getty Images)<p>Paris - <b>Geraint Thomas'</b> success in the <b>Tour de France</b> highlighted once again that despite being a nation …

Sport (South Africa)

Excitement building ahead of Galway Festival

Officials at Galway are counting down the hours to the start of this year's Festival.<p>The popular seven-day meeting gets under way on Monday evening …

Horse Racing

Big interview: Clare Balding on becoming a children’s author

Clare Balding has become a household name in recent years. Chris Bond spoke to the broadcaster and author as she returns to Yorkshire.<p>Clare Balding …

Horse Racing

Harry Skelton stretches lead over Richard Johnson in jockeys' championship with superb Uttoxeter four-timer

<b>THE National Hunt season may have only just begun, but already the race to be champion jockey is reaching fever pitch.</b><p>In a show of dominance at …

Horse Racing

Record fixtures for 2019

An additional three fixtures will be staged in 2019, with a record 1,511 meetings planned for next year, the British Horseracing Authority has …

Horse Racing

Sheppard Takes Two Shots at A.P. Smithwick

Jonathan Sheppard's unparalleled record of 47 straight years with a Saratoga Race Course victory ended in 2016, but the Hall of Fame trainer will …

Horses