Chepstow abandoned

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Today’s racing at Chepstow has been abandoned due to heavy rain overnight and carrying on throughout the morning. The course is waterlogged, deeming it not safe for the races to commence today. It was an exception at 9:30 this morning that saw it cancelled, but they will be happy it can be done early, so […]

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Horse Racing and the Jockey

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You should already know that becoming a jockey does not simply require a love for horses. In addition, jockeys need to be relatively small. Jockeys need to show determination, courage, and an extremely high pain tolerance. Although starting your career as a jockey may take some time, there is no doubt that it is worth […]

Roger Charlton left very disappointed

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Roger Charlton was left hugely disappointed in France as both Imperial Aviator and Ayrad both failed to show their full potential after promising starts. The first horse Imperial Aviator got off the mark in his first race at Newbury by winning the London Gold Cup. This made him favourite in France, but he was unable […]

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History of Royal Ascot horse racing

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The rich heritage of Royal Ascot has been around for 300 years, and this racecourse is now the established national institution of British horseracing. Queen Anne discovered the potential for a racecourse in Ascot whilst she was out riding in 1711. She came across an area of open ground, not that far from Windsor Castle […]

Yorkhill and Vautour fail to win

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Yesterday saw two shocks at the Punchestown festival as Yorkhill finished fourth in his race and Vautour only managed to get second. Two of the biggest horses of the day were on show at Punchestown on the 26th of April as lots of punters put a lot of money on both of these horses. The […]

Vautour to race at Sandown

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The Ryanair Chase winner has been entered by trainer Willie Mullins to compete in the Bet365 Oaksey Chase on Saturday at Sandown. He will want to make up for the costly full at Aintree a few weeks ago which had a lot of money on. Willie Mullins have also entered many more of his horses […]

The Best Horse Racing Tips

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The world of horse racing is coming alive these days and a lot of people are looking for a little more of an edge, and that’s not easy to find. Sure, people go out on a limb to find good racing tips, but they are running into bad websites full of random help. If you’re […]

Dream come true for David Mullins

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David Mullins was the jockey that rode Rule the World to victory in the Grand National. He is the nephew of trainer Willie Mullins, making it a very proud moment for the family. The 19-year-old road the 33/1 horse to victory and finished six lengths in front of any other hose. The young Jockey came […]