King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on Saturday

King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on Saturday

King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on Saturday So far it’s been a relentlessly hot summer, and the heatwave continues with record temperatures expected across the UK. For a jockey it’s business as usual, and having spent a lot of time riding in places like Australia and Dubai, this hot spell doesn’t […]

Galileo and Coolmore Continue Global Dominance

Galileo and Coolmore Continue Global Dominance

Galileo and Coolmore Continue Global Dominance Victory in the G1 Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud for Waldgeist (4c Galileo-Waldlerche, by Monsun) headed a haul of three European Group-race wins for the incredible Galileo on Sunday. The progressive four-year-old provided trainer Andre Fabre with an amazing eighth success in the Saint-Cloud showpiece when holding off the high-class […]

Ascot Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Ascot Racecourse

Ascot Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Ascot Racecourse

Ascot Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Ascot Racecourse Bordered by the Swan, Ascot Racecourse is one of Perth’s oldest and most elegant sporting venues. With a two-tier grandstand, shaded seating and hospitality set around the course, there’s something for everyone – whether you’re a racing enthusiast, enjoying a day out with the family […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]