Newmarket winners enter reckoning for two-year-old honours in Cartier Racing Awards

The Last Lion and Brave Anna have entered calculations for Cartier Racing Awards following courageous Group One victories at Newmarket’s Cambridgeshire meeting last week.   The 26th annual Cartier Racing Awards will be presented at a glittering ceremony before an invited audience of 300 at the Dorchester Hotel, London, England, on the evening of Tuesday, November 8, 2016.   The Cartier Racing Awards were established in 1991 to reward excellence in horseracing. There are eight equine awards, ranging from the Cartier Horse Of The Year…

Randox Health to sponsor the two feature contests at The Showcase

Cheltenham Racecourse is pleased to announce Randox Health will sponsor two £50,000 handicap chases at The Showcase on Saturday, October 22 – the Randox Health Handicap Chase (3.30pm) over two miles and the Randox Handicap Chase (1.50pm) over three miles and a furlong. Earlier this year, Randox Health signed a five-year agreement to become title sponsors of the Randox Health Grand National at Aintree from 2017 and was also unveiled as the official healthcare partner of The Jockey Club, joining an esteemed and growing list…

Harry Angel lands Mill Reef for Lambourn at Newbury’s Dubai Duty Free International Weekend

It was day two of the Dubai Duty Free International Weekend at Newbury Racecourse on Saturday, September 17, with the eight-race card featuring Group race action and competitive handicaps. After racing, racegoers were treated to a DJ set from internationally-acclaimed DJ Mark Ronson. The most prestigious race of the afternoon was the £75,000 G2 Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes (2.15pm, 7 runners) over six furlongs for two-year-olds which saw a local success for Lambourn handler Clive Cox with Harry Angel (2/1 favourite). The son of Dark…

The Grey Gatsby among the stars on show at Newbury’s Dubai Duty Free International Weekend

  Newbury’s two-day Dubai Duty Free International Weekend concludes this Saturday, September 17, with a quality eight-race card and a DJ set from award-winning producer Mark Ronson after racing.   The stars on the track include The Grey Gatsby (Kevin Ryan/Declan McDonogh) who headlines six runners for the first of the three Pattern races on the card, the £60,000 G3 Dubai Legacy Cup (1.45pm) over 11 furlongs.   The Grey Gatsby ranked among the best of his generation in 2014, thanks to G1 triumphs in…

18 go forward for intriguing Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes at Newbury on Saturday

  Intelligence Cross and Mokarris star among today’s 18 confirmations for the feature £75,000 G2 Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes (2.15pm) at Newbury on day two of the Dubai Duty Free International Weekend, Saturday, September 17.   Ribchester took the six-furlong contest 12 months ago and has been among the best of his generation this season with victories at Royal Ascot and in the G1 Prix Jacques Les Marois at Deauville.   Intelligence Cross (Aidan O’Brien) bounced back from a disappointing third at Goodwood…

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