Winx Must Now be World’s Best Race Horse

Winx Must Now be World’s Best Race Horse






With only 2 points separating Arrogate and Winx on the LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings, Winx must have taken the lead after Arrogate’s dramatic misfire at Del Mar. Arrogate was off his game yesterday in Del Mar finishing a distant fourth to a very impressive Accelerate. The Champion never looked comfortable in the race, he […]






Singapore Turf Club Great Racing Continues

Singapore Turf Club Great Racing Continues






Singapore Turf Club Great Racing Continues Chairman’s Trophy (Singapore Group 2) RACE INFORMATION Prizemoney S$300,000 (Souvenir trophies will be given to winning owner, trainer and jockey) Distance 1800 Metres Surface Turf Open To 3 yo and above Date of Race Sunday 06 AUGUST 2017 Conditions ​The race will be run under the Weight-For-Age scale as […]






Arrogate Finishes a Distant 4th at Del Mar






Arrogate Finishes a Distant 4th at Del Mar Accelerate shocks in the San Diego Handicap at Del Mar. Arrogate was off his game yesterday in Del Mar finishing a distant fourth to a very impressive Accelerate. The Champion never looked comfortable in the race, he did not display his usual turn of foot but fortunately […]






Redoute’s Choice an International Superstar for Arrowfield

Redoute’s Choice an International Superstar for Arrowfield






Redoute’s Choice an International Superstar for Arrowfield Viktor Timoshenko’s home-bred filly Ibiza went into Sunday’s €80,000 Chantilly Prix Chloe 1800m G3 as a stakes-placed winner. She came out of the race as the second Group winner from the first of Redoute’s Choice‘s two European crops, and the 149th stakeswinner on his specacular lifetime record. Ibiza […]






Congrats Producing Quality Fillies

Congrats Producing Quality Fillies






WinStar Farm’s Overture broke on top and never looked back in Saturday’s $200,000 Indiana Oaks (G3) at Indiana Grand, the first stakes win for the 3-year-old Congrats filly. Congrats has been among the leading sires of winners over the past several years and is once again in the top 10 in 2017 with 94 individuals […]






Animal Kingdom Makes his Mark in Australia

Animal Kingdom Makes his Mark in Australia






Animal Kingdom Makes his Mark in Australia Animal Kingdom’s two-year-old son Animalia dominated a one-mile maiden against older horses at Gosford on July 20, becoming his sire’s sixth winner in the Southern Hemisphere.  A Godolphin homebred, Animalia pulled away in the stretch to win impressively by seven lengths. Animalia is out of the Stakes winning […]






Dubawi Mare Booked to Honorius

Dubawi Mare Booked to Honorius






Dubawi Mare Booked to Honorius Isabel Street has been booked to Knightsbridge Bloodstock‘s Stallion Honorius. “ISABEL STREET” IS A WINNING MARE BY ONE OF THE TOP STALLIONS IN THE WORLD “DUBAWI” HIS 2017 SERVICE FEE HAS BEEN SET AT $250,000.00 POUNDS, WHICH CONVERTS TO APPROXIMATELY $415,000.00 AUSSIE DOLLARS The fastest ever to sire 50 Group […]






Son of Holy Roman Emperor to Stand in Australia






Son of Holy Roman Emperor to Stand in Australia Champion 2yo in France, winner of the G1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere in record time as well as the G1 Phoenix Stakes & G2 Railway Stakes. He is Timeform’s highest rated 2yo ever by Danehill. Out of a Secretariat mare, like Storm Cat, A.P. Indy, Gone West […]






Hong Kong Horse Racing is Booming

Hong Kong Horse Racing is Booming






Hong Kong Horse Racing is Booming Hong Kong’s 2016/17 season closed out at Sha Tin Racecourse today, Sunday 16 July, with Time Warp’s impressive Sha Tin Mile Trophy victory played out before a crowd of 36,949 and season-long turnover hitting a new high of HK$117.4 billion. Hong Kong Jockey Club CEO Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges said: “Our […]






Holy Roman Emperor King of Hong Kong

Holy Roman Emperor King of Hong Kong






The Hong Kong racing season finished at Sha Tin on Sunday with Holy Roman Emperor achieving outstanding success to be crowned champion sire by earnings. The Hong Kong racing scene is all about colts, who frequently become geldings, and to succeed in this challenging environment a horse needs a good constitution and the right mental […]






Hong Kong Racing: Sha Tin Preview and Selections

Hong Kong Racing: Sha Tin Preview and Selections






Hong Kong Racing: Sha Tin Preview and Selections Hong Kong Racing News Brought to you by Knightsbridge Bloodstock R1 Being Famous Hcp (C5) GROUP 0 Class 5. Handicap. Apprentices Can Claim. Of $630,000 1st $359,100, 2nd $138,600, 3rd $72,450, 4th $37,800, 5th $22,050 1200m 12:30pm 7. HAPPY GAINS 8. ORIENTAL FANTASIA 2. KWAICHUNG BROTHERS R2 […]






Siege of Quebec Headed to Golden Rose Says Waterhouse

Siege of Quebec Headed to Golden Rose Says Waterhouse






Siege of Quebec Headed to Golden Rose Says Waterhouse Blue-blooded colt Siege of Quebec (2c Fastnet Rock x Rose of Cimmaron, by Bite the Bullet) obviously has the ability to match his stunning good looks judging by a tenacious win at Rosehill on Saturday defeating another highly rated colt in Calculated (2c So You Think […]






Galileo and Coolmore Continue Success

Galileo and Coolmore Continue Success






Galileo and Coolmore Continue Success Churchill’s sister Clemmie (2f Galileo-Meow, by Storm Cat) continued the family’s fabulous record when winning the G2 Duchess of Cambridge Stakes at Newmarket on Friday. Ryan Moore, who was aboard the Aidan O’Brien-trained daughter of Galileo, feels she is as good as any juvenile filly seen out so far this […]






Australian Horse Racing News: Larneuk 2017 Service Fees

Australian Horse Racing News: Larneuk 2017 Service Fees






Australian Horse Racing News: Larneuk 2017 Service Fees Neville Murdoch is pleased to announce the 2017 service fees for Larneuk Stud’s exciting spring line-up. Welcoming to the Euroa stud the exciting first season stallions Wolf Cry and Honorius, Murdoch is also happy to again be standing the consistent O’Lonhro, the quiet achiever Ilovethiscity and the […]






Daughter of Breeders Cup Winner Booked to Honorius

Daughter of Breeders Cup Winner Booked to Honorius






Making Moments is a daughter of 2yo Breeders Cup winner WAR PASS from the mare Moments I Treasure . Unbeaten at 2, War Pass captured the Bessemer Trust Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (gr. I) and the Champagne Stakes (gr. I). He was named champion 2-year-old male in 2007. At 3, he ran second in the Wood […]






Godolphin a Big Winner at Newmarket

Godolphin a Big Winner at Newmarket






Hawkbill made all of the running to deny Frontiersman as Godolphin and trainer Charlie Appleby had the first two in the G2 Princess Of Wales’s Stakes over a mile and a half at Newmarket, UK, on Thursday, July 13. Last season’s G1 Eclipse Stakes winner broke well and went straight to the front under James […]






Another Big Win for Lohnro

Another Big Win for Lohnro






Another Big Win for Lohnro Juvenile colt Cardsharp has been a consistent performer for his sire Lonhro throughout his first European campaign and on 13 July he added a well-deserved first Group win to his record when landing the 1200m July Stakes at Newmarket. Travelling well throughout under James Doyle, Mark Johnston’s charge was asked […]






Newmarket July Festival: G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes

Newmarket July Festival: G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes






Newmarket July Festival: G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes Frontiersman and Hawkbill race against each other for a second time in the 12-furlong G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes, highlight of day one of Newmarket’s July Festival on Thursday, July 13. The Charlie Appleby-trained duo both ran well over the same trip in the G1 Coronation Cup […]






Horse Racing News: Great Week for Godolphin

Horse Racing News: Great Week for Godolphin






Godolphin trainer Saeed bin Suroor’s confidence and belief in Thunder Snow was rewarded when the three-year-old delivered a reminder of his sheer class when delivering a deserved G1 victory in Sunday’s Prix Jean Prat at Chantilly. On a glorious weekend globally for Godolphin, in which James Cummings was swiftly off the mark with a winner […]






Redoute’s Choice Filly Wins Prix Chloe 1800m G3

Redoute’s Choice Filly Wins Prix Chloe 1800m G3






Redoute’s Choice Filly Wins Prix Chloe 1800m G3 Viktor Timoshenko’s home-bred filly Ibiza went into Sunday’s €80,000 Chantilly Prix Chloe 1800m G3 as a stakes-placed winner. She came out of the race as the second Group winner from the first of Redoute’s Choice’s two European crops, and the 149th stakeswinner on his specacular lifetime record. […]






2018 Inglis Select Yearling Sale

2018 Inglis Select Yearling Sale






2018 Inglis Select Yearling Sale Following a record 2017 season, attention has switched to next year when more horses will be sold on more days of auction as the company expands and moves its Sydney base to Riverside Stables. Around 2000 yearlings were sold through an Inglis Select Yearling Sale this year, at an outstanding […]






Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost

Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost






Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost brought to you by Knightsbridge Bloodstock The Hong Kong Jockey Club will offer a record HK$1.16 billion in prize money across its 88 race meetings in the 2017/18 season, scheduled to commence on Sunday, 3 September at Sha Tin Racecourse, while also increasing purses for all three […]






Thunder Snow Wins Group 1 in Chantilly, France

Thunder Snow Wins Group 1 in Chantilly, France






Thunder Snow Wins Group 1 in Chantilly, France Thunder Snow made all to win the G1 Prix Jean Prat much more comfortably than the length and a quarter verdict suggests at Chantilly, France, on Sunday, July 9. The three-year-old son of Helmet went to the front from the start under regular rider Christophe Soumillon and […]






Daughters of 2 Kentucky Derby Winners Booked to Honorius






Daughters of 2 Kentucky Derby Winners Booked to Honorius Knightsbridge Bloodstock has purchased the Mares by Kentucky Derby winners Smarty Jones and Big Brown. Smarty Jones Winner of over $7.6 million 1st in the G1 Kentucky Derby, 1st in the G1 Preakness Stakes and 2nd in the G1 Belmont Stakes Over $32 Million Lifetime Progeny […]






Infantry Wins EMIRATES SINGAPORE DERBY (GROUP 1)

Infantry Wins EMIRATES SINGAPORE DERBY (GROUP 1)






Infantry Wins EMIRATES SINGAPORE DERBY (GROUP 1) 4yo Tavistock Gelding Infantry has claimed the 2017 EMIRATES SINGAPORE DERBY (GROUP 1) in a decisive victory. The Trainer The horse was trained by Alwin Tan spent who five years (from 2002 to 2006) in Kentucky where the former Air Force regular started from scratch as a “hotwalker” […]






Lohnro Proves to be a Sire of Sires






Lohnro Proves to be a Sire of Sires O’Lonhro O’Lonhro (son of champion sire Lonhro) the record breaking Group 2 winner has inherited his sires outstanding looks and magnificent conformation so it is no wonder his progeny are performing on the racetracks. From limited numbers O’Lonhro has an amazing winners to runners strike rate of […]






Coolmore and Galileo Claim Another G1

Coolmore and Galileo Claim Another G1






Coolmore and Galileo Claim Another G1 Ulysses Eclipses rivals to give Galileo another G1 The mighty Galileo was responsible for yet more G1 glory on Saturday when Ulysses (4c Galileo-Light Shift, by Kingmambo) came out on top in a brilliant renewal of the G1 Eclipse Stakes ar Sandown. The Flaxman Stables home-bred prevailed in a […]






Galileo Continues to Dominate UK Summer

Galileo Continues to Dominate UK Summer






Galileo Continues to Dominate UK Summer Super-Sire Galileo continued his domination of UK racing with his 4yo Colt Ulysses claiming the Eclipse. Ulysses Sired by a Derby winner (Galilelo) out of an Oaks winner (Light Shift), there cannot be many better bred horses in training than Ulysses. He is bred to be a star over […]






Galileo Mare Booked to New Sire Honorius

Galileo Mare Booked to New Sire Honorius






Galileo Mare Booked to New Sire Honorius Arcangela (Galileo) a half-sister to Group 1 winner UMRUM and to Tan Tat Star, the dam of dual Hong Kong HK-1 winner Sun Jewellery has been booked in to be served by Honorius. Having such high quality mares goes a long way to secure a sound future for […]






Son of Magic Albert, Ilovethiscity at Larneuk Stud






This Group 1 winner is an imposing chestnut from a sireline that is stacked full of 2yo speed. His sire Magic Albert was a four time winner at 2 while his grandsire Zeditave won 10 of his 11 2yo starts including the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes – his only defeat being the Golden Slipper. […]






Preview G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown

Preview G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown






Preview G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown It’s the first great clash between the generations and Saturday’s G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown – one of the great UK racecourses – looks set to be a thriller on a track where the uphill finish regularly isolates the men from the boys. Epsom Derby (G1 2405m) runner-up Cliffs […]






Son of Lohnro, O’Lohnro Now an Established Sire in Australia






Son of Lohnro, O’Lohnro Now an Established Sire in Australia Son of champion sire Lonhro from multiple group winning mare Mamzelle Pedrille. This record breaking Group 2 winner has inherited his sires outstanding looks and magnificent conformation so it is no wonder his progeny are performing on the racetracks. From limited numbers O’Lonhro has an […]






Fasig-Tipton’s July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale

Fasig-Tipton’s July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale






The interactive catalogue for Fasig-Tipton’s July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale is now available online.  The session will be held Monday, July 10 at 5 pm in Lexington, Kentucky.  It will precede the July Selected Yearling Sale that will take place the following day beginning at 10 am. The catalogue currently features ­­­106 accepted […]






A New Era for Godolphin Australia

A New Era for Godolphin Australia






A New Era for Godolphin Australia From Mike Hedge at Godolphin A new era for Godolphin in Australia begins on Saturday, July 8, when James Cummings has his first runners as head trainer for the stable. Cummings, 29, a fourth-generation member of one of Australia’s greatest racing dynasties, brings experience beyond his years to an […]






Elusive Quality, sire of Kentucky Derby winner Smarty Jones Retires

Elusive Quality, sire of Kentucky Derby winner Smarty Jones Retires






Elusive Quality, sire of Kentucky Derby winner Smarty Jones Retires Champion sire and world record breaker Elusive Quality has been retired from stud duties at Sheikh Mohammed’s Jonabell Farm in Lexington, Kentucky. Campaigned by Sheikh Mohammed, the 24-year-old took up residence at Gainsborough Farm in Versailles, Kentucky, in 1999, as the second stallion to stand for Sheikh […]






$1.7m Congrats Filly Wows the Crowd

$1.7m Congrats Filly Wows the Crowd






$1.7m Congrats Filly Wows the Crowd After selling for a sales-topping $1.7 million at the OBS March Sale, much was expected from Diamondsandpearls, and the 2-year-old Congrats filly didn’t disappoint her connections in her five furlong maiden special weight debut July 2 at Santa Anita Park. The 2-year-old daughter of Congrats was consigned to the […]






Singapore Racing Group 2 Aushorse Golden Horseshoe

Singapore Racing Group 2 Aushorse Golden Horseshoe






Singapore Racing Group 2 Aushorse Golden Horseshoe “AUSHORSE GOLDEN HORSESHOE” THIS FRIDAY – GRAND FINALE OF THE SINGAPORE GOLDEN HORSESHOE SERIES The finale of the six-race Singapore Golden Horseshoe Series will culminate with the running of the Group 2 Aushorse Golden Horseshoe this Friday, 7 July 2017 at the Singapore Racecourse. It will be a […]






Stallion News: Cluster (Fastnet Rock)






Stallion News: Cluster (Fastnet Rock) Brilliant Group 2 winning and dual group placed son of champion sire Fastnet Rock. From a female line littered with 2yo stakes performers this stunning individual is blessed with great scope and strength and exudes presence. With his first foals due to arrive this season we eagerly await their arrival […]






Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia

Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia






Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia The proven Australian race horse Honorius will stand at for Knightsbridge in Australia 2017 and in the Northern Hemisphere in 2018. Larneuk Stud was established in 1980. The 200 acre property has a 120 mega litre dam for irrigation and a permanent creek. Larneuk Stud is situated […]






Hard Spun a Rising Star at Darley

Hard Spun a Rising Star at Darley






Timeline earned his second straight Graded Stakes win with a convincing wire-to-wire romp in the G3 Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park. The three-year-old son of Hard Spun, who remains undefeated in four starts, captured the G3 Peter Pan Stakes in similar fashion at Belmont Park in May. The Chad Brown-trained Timeline likely punched his ticket […]






Coolmore and Galileo Big Winners in Ireland

Coolmore and Galileo Big Winners in Ireland






Coolmore and Galileo Big Winners in Ireland A day after the G1 Irish Derby victory of Capri (3c Galileo-Dialafara, by Anabaa), Galileo was again to the fore at the Curragh on Sunday. There have been few more impressive juvenile fillies this season than Churchill’s fulll-sister Clemmie (2f Galileo-Meow, by Storm Cat) who came home two […]






Gulfstream Park’s Summit of Speed

Gulfstream Park’s Summit of Speed






Gulfstream Park’s Summit of Speed by Mike Rosen for Knightsbridge Bloodstock One million USD in stakes money is up for grabs at Gulfstream Park’s annual “Summit of Speed” on July 1. The “Summit of Speed” is a septet of sprint distance stakes on dirt and turf, that makes up half of Saturday’s 14 race card.  […]






Godolphin Day 3 Royal Ascot

Godolphin Day 3 Royal Ascot






Godolphin Day 3 Royal Ascot Talented stayer Endless Time, who tackles two and a half miles for the first time in the G1 Gold Cup, features among 13 Godolphin runners for day three of Royal Ascot on Thursday, June 22. The Charlie Appleby-trained five-year-old has twice finished second at G1 level in France, including last […]






Galileo and Highland Reel Star at Royal Ascot

Galileo and Highland Reel Star at Royal Ascot






Galileo and Highland Reel Star at Royal Ascot Globetrotting superstar Highland Reel (5h Galileo-Hveger, by Danehill) stamped his class on the G1 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot on Wednesday with a game performance to lead home another G1 1-2-3 for the incredible Galileo. Always prominent after breaking smartly under Ryan Moore, the Aidan […]






Hong Kong Racing News: Danny Shum and Lucky Wan Feng

Hong Kong Racing News: Danny Shum and Lucky Wan Feng






Hong Kong Racing News: Danny Shum and Lucky Wan Feng By Andrew Hawkins Trainer Danny Shum scored an eventful double at Happy Valley on Wednesday night (21 June), with the handler jokingly suggesting that his winners Sparkling Talent and Lucky Wan Feng should swap names to better describe the manner of their victories. Shum won […]






Investing in Horse Racing: Knightsbridge Bloodstock

Investing in Horse Racing: Knightsbridge Bloodstock






Investing in Horse Racing: Knightsbridge Bloodstock Knightsbridge Bloodstock has some great horses for you to get involved with in Australia, Dubai and the USA. We offer a 17% return on our Pinhooking partnerships, a 20% return on our stallion fund or buy in to a syndicate or participate in all the horses at a VIP […]






Godolphin’s Ribchester to Star on Royal Ascot Day One

Godolphin’s Ribchester to Star on Royal Ascot Day One






Godolphin’s Ribchester to Star on Royal Ascot Day One The world’s biggest and best horse racing meeting, Royal Ascot, begins today. In the first race on day one we have one of the week’s biggest attractions running, Ribchester, who is a strong favourite to take the opening Group One. The Richard Fahey trained and Godolphin […]






40th Anniversary of Sheikh Mohammed’s First Winner

40th Anniversary of Sheikh Mohammed’s First Winner






40th Anniversary of Sheikh Mohammed’s First Winner While the opening day of Royal Ascot will be the centre of attention on 20 June, it is by no means the only racing fixture of the day as Tuesday also sees racing take place at Brighton, where exactly 40 years ago, Hatta became the very first winner […]






French Raiders Primed For Royal Ascot

French Raiders Primed For Royal Ascot






French Raiders Primed For Royal Ascot By Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock Trainers from all around the world target Royal Ascot as the place to be and if they have any horses capable of running there, they don’t hesitate to send them over. French horse racing trainers have had a good record at the meeting […]






Shutter Speed aims to land Prix de Diane for Britain

Shutter Speed aims to land Prix de Diane for Britain






Shutter Speed aims to land Prix de Diane for Britain By Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock This weekend the Prix de Diane takes center stage at Chantilly on Sunday. The French Classic, over 1m2f is often targeted by British trainers and this year’s renewal is no different. John Gosden sends the highly promising Shutter Speed […]






Monmouth Park’s $100,000 Grade III Pegasus Stakes, Sunday June 18

Monmouth Park’s $100,000 Grade III Pegasus Stakes, Sunday June 18






By Mike Rosen for Knightsbridge Bloodstock The 36th running of the $100,000 Grade III Betfair Pegasus Stakes headlines Monmouth Park’s Father’s Day card this Sunday, June 18.  This is the 8th season that the fixture for 3 year olds will be held at Monmouth in June. Before 2010 Monmouth’s sister track, The Meadowlands, conducted the […]






Aidan O’Brien Prepares Strong Royal Ascot Team

Aidan O’Brien Prepares Strong Royal Ascot Team






Aidan O’Brien Prepares Strong Royal Ascot Team by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock You can always guarantee that when a big race meeting comes around, Aidan O’Brien will have many good horses running there. Royal Ascot, probably the biggest meeting in the world, is certainly no exception and the Irish mastermind looks to have a […]






Tattersalls July Sale

Tattersalls July Sale






Tattersalls July Sale The catalogue for the 2017 Tattersalls July Sale can be viewed online at www.tattersalls.com and will be published on Thursday 15th June. Numbering 910 lots, up from 873 last year, the sale comprises 747 horses and fillies in/out of training and 163 broodmares, 10 of which have foals at foot. Taking place […]






Barney Roy, Godolphin and Royal Ascot

Barney Roy, Godolphin and Royal Ascot






Barney Roy, Godolphin and Royal Ascot Roy out for revenge at Royal Ascot Barney Roy, one of Godolphin’s leading three year olds, heads to Royal Ascot next week looking to gain revenge over his rival Churchill after defeat in the 2000 Guineas. He has been kept fresh since that run and with a better passage […]






Godolphin Heads to Royal Ascot

Godolphin Heads to Royal Ascot






Godolphin Heads to Royal Ascot J A McGrath at Godolphin Royal Ascot approaches, regally-bred Glorious Journey makes a sparkling racecourse debut, and Australian legend Darren Beadman writes another chapter in his remarkable racing story. There has been no shortage of action for Godolphin followers over the past few days, and that interest is certain to […]






Wesley Ward confident with strong Royal Ascot team

Wesley Ward confident with strong Royal Ascot team






Wesley Ward confident with strong Royal Ascot team by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock Wesley Ward has once again sent a strong team to Royal Ascot and this year could be his strongest yet as he arrives with multiple chances. The American trainer has seven Royal Ascot winners to his name, so he knows what […]






Casse, Mott, Pletcher & Ward Aim for Royal Ascot Glory

Casse, Mott, Pletcher & Ward Aim for Royal Ascot Glory






Casse, Mott, Pletcher & Ward Aim for Royal Ascot Glory Exciting entries are revealed for the eight Group One races staged at Royal Ascot, which takes place from Tuesday, June 20 through to Saturday, June 24. A very strong US-trained challenge is in prospect, with representation in five of the eight races. All eight G1 […]






Royal Ascot: Billy Dylan Books his Ticket

Royal Ascot: Billy Dylan Books his Ticket






Royal Ascot: Billy Dylan Books his Ticket Richard Hannon looks to have another high-class son of Excelebration after Billy Dylan (2c Excelebration-It’s True, by Kheleyf) cruised home in a novices’ event on Friday. The River Downs Stud-bred juvenile, having his second start after a promising debut at Newbury last month, booked his ticket to Royal […]






Horse Racing Australia: Godolphin take the Group 1 Stradbroke

Horse Racing Australia: Godolphin take the Group 1 Stradbroke






Horse Racing Australia: Godolphin take the Group 1 Stradbroke The classy colt Impending scored a G1 victory that defied the odds and provided full reward for the perseverance and dedication of Godolphin’s entire Australian team in the Stradbroke Handicap at Doomben on Saturday. The colt, who had spent so much of his early career in the […]






Down the Front Stretch, Tapwrit Wins 2017 Belmont Stakes

Down the Front Stretch, Tapwrit Wins 2017 Belmont Stakes






Down the Front Stretch, Tapwrit Wins 2017 Belmont Stakes Jose Ortiz stalked the frontrunner, then caught Irish War Cry on the front stretch. Tapwrit came out of the 2nd spot, chased the leaders close, and ultimately passed Irish War Cry down the front stretch to win the 2017 Belmont Stakes by 2 lengths. Tapwrit had […]






Singapore Turf Club Selections for June 11

Singapore Turf Club Selections for June 11






Singapore Turf Club Selections for June 11 Some great racing in Singapore this weekend here are the tips for the day brought to you by Asia’s Fastest Growing Syndicate Knightsbridge RACE 1: CLASS 5 (1) – 1400M COURSE D (SC) (TURF TRACK) TIME: 12:40 PRIZE MONEY: S$35000 FRENCH VINTAGE 5yo B NZ G SH Sire […]






Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired

Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired






Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired By David Morgan Designs On Rome, Hong Kong’s Horse of the Year in 2014 and a four-time Group 1 winner for owner Cheng Keung-fai and trainer John Moore, has retired from racing. As tough as he was talented, the champion gelding ruled Hong Kong’s middle distance division at […]






Belmont Stakes Day Selections

Belmont Stakes Day Selections






Belmont Stakes Day Selections by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock We have a great card of Grade 1 racing at Belmont on Saturday night, with six fascinating top quality races. The Belmont Stakes is the pick of those and Japanese raider Epicharis heads what is a fascinating field. Epicharis is a highly promising three year […]






Leading Royal Ascot fancy up for sale on eve of meeting

Leading Royal Ascot fancy up for sale on eve of meeting






Leading Royal Ascot fancy up for sale on eve of meeting by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock It’s not often you have the chance to buy a Royal Ascot hopeful just before the world’s greatest Horse Racing meeting, but this year you can. Two year old Simmy’s Copshop has a date with the sales ring, […]






2017 Stradbroke Handicap: Our Selections

2017 Stradbroke Handicap: Our Selections






2017 Stradbroke Handicap: Our Selections The 2017 Stradbroke Handicap field will be a selection of the finest sprinters on offer. One of the most highly anticipated races in Australia, and certainly in Queensland. Our Selections 3. Burning Front (12) Burning Front is a 6yo chestnut gelding (male) from Australia trained by Darren Weir, who is […]






Belmont Stakes: Irish War Cry Betting Favorite for Last Triple Crown Race

Belmont Stakes: Irish War Cry Betting Favorite for Last Triple Crown Race






Irish War Cry Favorite for the Belmont Stakes, the Last Triple Crown Race Irish War Cry has emerged as the betting favorite ahead of Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, as spectators watch for the winner of the final Triple Crown event. The 149th Belmont Stakes is set to take place on Saturday evening in Belmont Park in […]






$250,000 G2 True North Stakes at Belmont, June 9

$250,000 G2 True North Stakes at Belmont, June 9






By Mike Rosen for Knightsbridge Bloodstock Top sprinter Whitmore is the certain favorite in Friday’s Grade 2, $250,000 True NorthStakes at Belmont.  The Pleasantly Perfect gelding has won 5 consecutive sprints since his 37 length drubbing in last year’s Kentucky Derby.  The formula for his recent success is straightforward: enter 6 or 6.5 f races, […]






Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics

Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics






Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock One of my favourite things about being interested in Horse Racing breeding is pinpointing new stallions to follow. One stallion I like the look of and will follow with interest is Honorius, who will stand in Australia but also stand […]






Keeneland Dominates Belmont Stakes

Keeneland Dominates Belmont Stakes






Keeneland Dominates Belmont Stakes Keeneland sales are represented by 22 graduates entered in the six graded stakes to be held Thursday and Friday at Belmont Park in celebration of Saturday’s final leg of the 2017 Triple Crown, the Belmont (G1). September Yearling Sale graduate Fair Point, winner of the 2016 Senator Ken Maddy (G3), is […]






Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia

Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia






Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia A More Than Ready colt closely related to recent Group One winning juvenile The Mission topped Day One of the Magic Millions Gold Coast National Yearling Sale today. Presented as Lot 1927 by Scone’s Attunga Stud, the good looking brown colt was purchased by […]






All eyes on Godolphin as upheaval continues

All eyes on Godolphin as upheaval continues






All eyes on Godolphin as upheaval continues by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock When Sheikh Mohammed sat down and created Godolphin, his vision was for his ‘boys in blue’ to challenge Coolmore in the UK and eventually overtake them. He wanted to be the biggest and the best both on the track and off the […]






Belmont Stakes Day Offers Six Grade 1 Races

Belmont Stakes Day Offers Six Grade 1 Races






Belmont Stakes Day Offers Six Grade 1 Races Most importantly the Breeders’ Cup Challenge races offer the winner a free pass to the year-end championships. Acorn Stakes 3-year-old fillies Belmont Stakes the final jewel of the Triple Crown Longines Just a Game Stakes the best female milers in the country Mohegan Sun Metropolitan Handicap $1 […]






Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge

Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge






Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge The proven Australian race horse Honorius will stand at for Knightsbridge in Australia and in the Northern Hemisphere in 2018. Bred to be a Champion Honorius is a 7 year stallion with an impeccable pedigree and strong racing credentials that will prove to be popular in Australia, Hong […]






Coolmore a Big Winner at Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale

Coolmore a Big Winner at Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale






Coolmore a Big Winner at Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale A record breaking Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale this week at the Gold Coast highlighted keen demand for mares in foal to former superstar colts Vancouver (Golden Slipper) and Pride of Dubai (Blue Diamond), the two standout first season sires in Australia last spring. Group […]






Hong Kong: Happy Valley Selections for Wednesday Night

Hong Kong:  Happy Valley Selections for Wednesday Night






Hong Kong: Happy Valley Selections for Wednesday Night Race 1 – MOUNT CAMERON HANDICAP 1.UNIQUE JOYFUL 2.LETSGOFREE 3.GENTRY Race 2 – MOUNT GOUGH HANDICAP 1.BLISS CARTEL 2.IDYLLIC WIND 3.DON WONGCHOY Race 3 – MOUNT NICHOLSON HANDICAP 1.SKY TREASURE 2.LONDON CITY 3.PLANET STAR Race 4 – SHOUSON HILL HANDICAP 1.FORMULA GALORE 2.MIDNITE PROMISE 3.NEVER BETTER Race […]






Connaught Cup Stakes (G2) – The Stretch Drive

Connaught Cup Stakes (G2) – The Stretch Drive






Connaught Cup Stakes (G2) – The Stretch Drive By Mike Rosen for Knightsbridge Bloodstock One of the best things – in fact, our favorite thing – about Horse Racing is a thrilling photo finish.  In the $196,750 Connaught Cup Stakes (G2) at Woodbine on Saturday, Tower Of Texas and Calgary Cat on the grandstand side […]






Enable and Wings Of Eagles Land English Classics

Enable and Wings Of Eagles Land English Classics






Enable and Wings Of Eagles Land English Classics by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock What a great weekend of racing in the UK where we witnessed Enable land the English Oaks, before Wings Of Eagles took the English Derby just a day later. Both races were dramatic for various reasons and both showed why this […]






Cracksman and Dettori look to land English Derby

Cracksman and Dettori look to land English Derby






Cracksman and Dettori look to land English Derby by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock The biggest British classic of them all, and one of the biggest horse races in the world, the English Derby takes place at Epsom on Saturday. The race is watched by millions around the world and excitement this year is enhanced […]






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