Galileo Produces More Success

Galileo Produces More Success






Galileo Produces More Success Magical (2f Galileo-Halfway To Heaven, by Pivotal) led home a 1-2 for Galileo when finishing ahead of stablemate Happily (2f Galileo-You’resothrilling, by Storm Cat) in the G2 Debutante Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Donnacha O’Brien was aboard the winner, a sister to Rhododendron, finishing a length and a quarter ahead […]






European Racing News

European Racing News






European Racing News France Sobetsu gained another big-race victory at Deauville, France, with an impressive display in the 10-furlong G2 Prix de la Nonette on Saturday, August 19. The three-year-old Dubawi filly, an easy winner of the G1 Prix Saint-Alary over the same course and distance in May, led the 10-strong field early on before […]






European Racing News Deauville, Salisbury

European Racing News Deauville, Salisbury






European Racing News Deauville, Salisbury France Three-year-old colts Avilius and Soleil Marin take on dual Classic winner Brametot in the G2 Prix Guillaume d’Ornano over a mile and a quarter at Deauville, France, on Tuesday, August 15. Avilius (Mickael Barzalona) heads to the Normandy course on the back of two good efforts over 10 furlongs […]






Race Horse Syndication

Race Horse Syndication






Race Horse Syndication We love horse racing, in our business at Knightsbridge we have a focus on breeding and bloodlines, if you are in the market for a horse or are looking to sell it would behoove you (pun intended) to contact us. Beyond investing Knightsbridge is a premier lifestyle, business and thoroughbred club and […]






Wesley Ward Takes Lady Aurelia Back to England






Wesley Ward Takes Lady Aurelia Back to England European champion Lady Aurelia, based at Keeneland with trainer Wesley Ward, on Tuesday covered 5 furlongs on a firm turf course in 1:02 in her final work here before her next scheduled start in England in the Aug. 25 Coolmore Nunthorpe (G1) at York. The 3-year-old Scat […]






Exciting Frankel Colt to Hit the Track at Flemington

Exciting Frankel Colt to Hit the Track at Flemington






Exciting Frankel Colt to Hit the Track at Flemington by Craig Jones Those racegoers heading to Flemington on Saturday are in for a treat when the unraced Frankel colt, which has a beautiful name, Frankel My Dear will see a race track from the first time. He makes his debut in the VRC Members Pavilion […]






Top Class Yearlings Available at Goffs UK Premier Sale 2017

Top Class Yearlings Available at Goffs UK Premier Sale 2017






Top Class Yearlings Available at Goffs UK Premier Sale 2017 by Craig Jones 470 yearlings have been entered in the Goofs UK Premier Yearling Sale next month and after a very productive 2017, the market is expected to be strong. Two Group One heroes, Barney Roy and Harry Angel both came from the sale, further […]






Frankel My Dear Might Provide Frankel his 1st Win in Australia

Frankel My Dear Might Provide Frankel his 1st Win in Australia






Frankel My Dear Might Provide Frankel his 1st Win in Australia By Kristen Manning Every now and then there is a first starter who really grabs the attention, whether it be due a memorable name or a flashy pedigree. In the case of Frankel My Dear – the Robbie Laing trained two-year-old who has accepted […]






Ribchester v Churchill the Goodwood Day Two Highlight

Ribchester v Churchill the Goodwood Day Two Highlight






Ribchester v Churchill the Goodwood Day Two Highlight The Sussex Stakes over 1 mile is the highlight of the day two card at Glorious Goodwood and this year features a mouth-watering clash between two three and four year old horses. Representing the older horses, Ribchester looks to follow up from his two Group One victories […]






Nathaniel Enjoying His Early Stud Career

Nathaniel Enjoying His Early Stud Career






Nathaniel Enjoying His Early Stud Career After enjoying a successful racing career which saw him land the King George and the Eclipse, two highly contested Group One races, Nathaniel moved to the breeding barn. He has continued his success in the barn and with his first three year olds hitting the racecourse this season, he […]






Big Orange Can Land Goodwood’s Group One Feature

Big Orange Can Land Goodwood’s Group One Feature






Big Orange Can Land Goodwood’s Group One Feature Today is the opening day of the Glorious Goodwood festival and all eyes will be on superstar stayer Big Orange. The Michael Bell trained five year old heads to Goodwood looking to pick up his third Goodwood Cup and arrives on the back of a thrilling Ascot […]






Galileo Dominates 2yo Races at Leopardstown

Galileo Dominates 2yo Races at Leopardstown






Two-year-olds The Pentagon (2c Galileo-Vadawina, by Unfuwain) and Happily (2f Galileo-You’resothrilling, by Storm Cat) looked two more hugely-exciting prospects for Galileo at Leopardstown on Thursday evening. The Pentagon, a runaway maiden winner earlier in the month, confirmed that promise when taking the G3 Tyros Stakes under Ryan Moore. He is now 8/1 favourite for the […]






G1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot

G1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot






G1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot by J A McGrath at Godolphin This year’s G1 Dubai Sheema Classic winner Jack Hobbs heads a three-strong Godolphin team for the G1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot, UK, on Saturday, July 29. Jack Hobbs (John Gosden/William Buick) is joined in […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






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, […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






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 […]






Epsom Downs: Gosden’s Enable Bang On Course For Classic Tilt

Epsom Downs: Gosden’s Enable Bang On Course For Classic Tilt






Epsom Downs: Gosden’s Enable Bang On Course For Classic Tilt By Gary Christie for Knightsbridge Bloodstock After a run of support for favourite Rhododendron during the week and an alarming drift in the betting for his filly Enable, trainer John Gosden has moved to assure punters that his filly is fit and well ahead of […]






Knightsbridge Race Horse Syndication

Knightsbridge Race Horse Syndication






Race Horse Syndication We love horse racing, in our business at Knightsbridge we have a focus on breeding and bloodlines, if you are in the market for a horse or are looking to sell it would behoove you (pun intended) to contact us. Beyond investing Knightsbridge is a premier lifestyle, business and thoroughbred club and […]






Harry Angel books Royal Ascot place with Sandy Lane win

Harry Angel books Royal Ascot place with Sandy Lane win






Harry Angel books Royal Ascot place with Sandy Lane win by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock Trainer Clive Cox knows how to handle a top sprinter and on Saturday afternoon he unleashed another when Harry Angel won the Sandy Lane at Haydock with ease. In winning the race, he booked his place at Royal Ascot […]