Sports / Horse Racing

Flyer set to soar in Scotland

MUSSELBURGH: 1.40 Burbank, 2.10 Frodon, 2.40 Peter The Mayo Man, 3.10 San Benedeto, 3.40 OVERLAND FLYER (NAP), 4.10 El Bandit, 4.40 Beyond The Clouds. Overland Flyer was thoroughly impressive on his British bow at Taunton last month and can follow up in the Albert Bartlett Scott...

Favourite Ballyandy set 10st 6lb

Ante-post favourite Ballyandy has been handed 10st 6lb after the weights for the £155,000 Betfair Hurdle at Newbury on February 11 were revealed. The extended two-mile contest is Britain's richest handicap hurdle and this would be a handicap debut for the Nigel Twiston-Davies-t...

Another Elliott Ayr raid

PLUMPTON: 1.25 Not Never, 2.00 Triple Chief, 2.35 Ghost River, 3.05 Itoldyou, 3.40 Not Another Muddle, 4.10 Cafe Au Lait. Gordon Elliott has a healthy strike-rate with his runners at Ayr and Holeinthewall Bar can add to the figures at the Scottish circuit. Certainly not one of ...

Payne to ride on, and lead Women in Racing syndicate

Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne plans to make every post a winner in 2017 - both in the saddle and from her Ballarat training base, where she is partnering one of the country's leading syndicators in a marketing initiative aimed at attracting more women into racing. Payne ha...

Michelle Payne to keep riding and lead Women in Racing initiative

Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne plans to make every post a winner in 2017 - both in the saddle and from her Ballarat training base, where she is partnering one of the country's leading syndic...

Payne to encourage women in racing with female-only syndicate

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has announced a women's-only syndicate to attract more female investors and owners into the sport of kings. "It's something that I'm very excited abou...

Alex Hammond: Vroum Vroum!

Long Walk winner Unowhatimeanharry is seemingly carrying all before him in the Stayers' Hurdle division, as we've seen from the likes of Big Buck's and Thistlecrack in recent seasons. Is he the r...

Still going strong at Ludlow

Still Believing seems to save her best for Ludlow and she can demonstrate her love for the track once again in the feature Boyne Cup Handicap Chase. The eight-year-old has won three times at the...

Delta to deliver at Plumpton

Yukon Delta has to be supported in the Tysers Handicap Chase on a good-looking card at Plumpton. The Gary Moore-trained nine-year-old has been in rattling good form over hurdles, winning at this...

Racing: Champion jockey Michelle Payne rides into record books a second time

Melbourne-Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne has created more racing history after becoming the first Victorian to win a race as trainer and jockey after Duke Of Nottingham won a maiden plate at ...

Bloodlines: New Zealand Bloodstock steps up the pace with Karaka catalogue

New Zealand Bloodstock has jumped the gun with its catalogues for the 2017 January/February yearling sales at Karaka, releasing them early in an attempt to combat its Magic Millions Gold Coast Sa...