Steeplechase (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 …

Horse Racing

Lori Riley: At 91 Years Old, Mansfield Cyclist Still Going Strong

For his 90th birthday last year, Saul Nesselroth and a group of his friends celebrated by getting ice cream.They didn’t drive to the ice cream store. …

Cycling

Wells chases a record fourth Grand National Steeplechase

Posted by: AAP+ at 11:19am on 18/8/2018<p>Posted in: Horse Racing News<p>Image: AAP<p>Former jumps jockey Craig Durden reached the top of his profession, …

Horse Racing

Top National Hunt nursery hits the market in South Tipp

Following the renowned trainer's decision to swap the bridle and bit for the ladle and carver, the residence and extensive equestrian facilities on …

National Hunt Racing

Morning Sports Update

<b>GAELIC GAMES</b><p>Galway and Limerick have both named their starting line-ups ahead of tomorrow’s All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final at Croke …

Hurling

The week's best photojournalism

Children jump off a shipwreck in Tuvalu. | (<i>Fiona Goodall/Getty Images for Lumix)</i><p>People swim under a giant screen in Chengdu, China. |</i> …

European Athletics

Deputy President praises fallen hurdles giant as Yego calls for AK to set up academy for sprinters

By Friday, August 17th 2018 at 00:00 GMT +3 | <b>Athletics</b><p>The 2015 400m hurdles champion Nicholas Bett was laid to rest at Simat location, Uasin Gishu …

Athletics

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

Watch the Diamond League track & field event in Birmingham

Coming Up<p>Watch live action from the IAAF Diamond League track and field event in Birmingham beginning on Saturday at 9 a.m. ET.<p>Live action begins on …

IAAF Diamond League

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

Four Canadians to race Birmingham Diamond League

Birmingham is one of the largest programmes in the circuit and the last chance runners have at making the Diamond League finals at the end of the …

IAAF Diamond League

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

Conversations with Larry: European Athletics Champs Day Six, Session Three, Part 3/4: Sifan Hassan sets CR in 5000m, Geza Felicitas Krause wins steeplechase, gets hugged by Berlino!

<i>The European Championships came to a close on Day Six. The orchestration of a great track meet is complex. One should, it is said, put the biggest</i> …

Athletics

2018 European Championships - Women's 1500m, Final

Track & Field

Jordan Mann Reflects On His First Team USA Experience

<i>This is the third entry in a series from Jordan Mann, this year's</i> <i>surprise fifth-place finisher</i> <i>in the U.S. steeplechase and</i> <i>mixed zone media darling</i><i>.</i> …

Track & Field

New Mexico Transfer Adva Cohen Runs 9:29 Steeple at Euros

New Mexico Transfer Adva Cohen Runs 9:29 Steeple at Euros<p>Future New Mexico Lobo Adva Cohen had a phenomenal run at the 2018 European Championships …

New Mexico

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

Dina might! Asher-Smith storms to European sprint double

Great Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith won the 200m at the European athletics championships on Saturday to complete the sprint double.<p>The 22-year-old …

Great Britain

Ingebrigtsen, 17, adds European 5000m title to 1500m gold

BERLIN (AFP) -<p>Norway's Jakob Ingebrigtsen, just 17, captured the European 5000m title on Saturday to add to the 1500m he won 24 hours earlier.<p>The teenager edged out his brother Henrik with France's Morhad Amdouni, who was the 10,000m champion, claiming bronze.<p>Already the youngest ever European …

Steeplechase (Horse Racing)

Conversations with Larry: European Athletics Champs Day Three, Part Two: Discussing the Men's Steeplechase, Women's Pole Vault and the Women's 100 meter hurdles!

<i>This is part two of Day Three, Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the 2018 European Athletics Championships. In part of Conversations with Larry, we will</i> …

European Athletics

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

Germans finish one-two in javelin, pick up two medals in hurdles

Thomas Röhler and Andreas Hofmann earned the top two podium spots in men's javelin. Johannes Vetter, who holds the German record in javelin, finished …

IAAF World Championships

Guess the Horse Movie From Its Poorly-Explained Plotline

Guess the horse movie based on its poorly-explained plotline:<p><b>Little Elizabeth Taylor wins a steeplechase on a horse that was supposed to be ridden by</b> …

Horses

Competitions - European Athletics Championships - European Athletics

<b>3000m Steeplechase Women</b><p>Qualifying Rounds<p>- orp_ge_venue_bos - Fri, Aug 10 12:25<p>Legend<p>DNSDid Not StartedDNFDid Not FinishDQDisqualifiedQQualified by …

European Athletics

Kenya:Athletics Fraternity Plans Hero's Send Off for Ex-World Champ Bett

(Photo: Chris Omollo/Daily Nation)Athletics Kenya will liaise with Athletics Kenya Police Service and any other committee to see that the late 2015 …

Join Hands

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

Emily Oren cherishes opportunity to race for Team USA

HOLLAND — Emily Oren was on vacation when a large package arrived back home.<p>She knew what it was, and how important it was — but she had to wait.<p>It …

NCAA

Johnson-Thompson leads Thiam in Euro heptathlon

BERLIN (AFP) -<p>British heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson enjoyed a small lead over Nafissatou Thiam after two events Thursday as the Belgian sought to add the European crown to her world and Olympic titles in Berlin.<p>The Briton raced to 13.34sec in the opening 100m hurdles, just four-hundredths …

Athletics

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)