Powell hoping to secure Fallon for Dark Emerald at Goodwood on Friday evening – Andy Cato of Groove Armada takes to the decks after racing

Goodwood Racecourse plays host to the second of Three Friday Nights this week (Friday, June 14) with Andy Cato of Groove Armada taking to the decks after racing when a quick change of scenery will transform the parade ring into a huge dance floor. Cato has recently released an 18-track collection album entitled “Time and Places”, an audio reminder of the history over the past 20 years of British dance music culture. Tickets were available today (Monday, June 10) from www.goodwood.com but booking in advance…

Megalala aiming to bring the 100 up in style at Goodwood tomorrow

Drum and bass quartet Rudimental take centre stage on the first of Three Friday Nights at Goodwood tomorrow evening (May 31), and veteran handicapper Megalala will also be hoping to get down with the younger generation in the opening Gordon’s Amateur Riders’ Handicap (6.05pm). The 12-year-old makes his 100th career start for trainer John Bridger in the nine-furlong contest following a successful career that has spanned eight years and has featured 15 wins, including a course and distance victory in this race three years ago….

Godolphin pair head QIPCO Sussex Stakes 49

Europe’s leading three-year-old Dawn Approach and older miler Farhh, both owned by Godolphin, headline 49 entries (up from 37 in 2012) for Glorious Goodwood’s top race, the £300,000 Group One QIPCO Sussex Stakes, which is run over a mile on the second day, Wednesday, July 31. Dawn Approach, trained in Ireland by Jim Bolger, gained the European Champion Two-Year-Old title last season and extended his unbeaten record to seven with an impressive five-length success in the Group One QIPCO 2000 Guineas at Newmarket over a…

Friday Night Sold Out At Goodwood Racecourse

The first of Goodwood Racecourse’s Three Friday Nights – this Friday, May 31 – is a sell-out. Rudimental, headlining the event after racing, are performing at Goodwood for the first time. The Hackney electronic music quartet have had an incredible year, with two chart-topping singles and a number one debut album. They said today: “We cannot wait to be opening the first Friday at Goodwood. Festival season has officially started and we are going to have the dance floor jumping.” The introduction of Three Friday…

Simcock chasing black type with Moment In Time

Trainer David Simcock is doubly represented on the final day of the May Festival at Goodwood, tomorrow Saturday, May 25. The Newmarket handler saddles Moment In Time in the £40,000 Listed Tapster Stakes (4.05pm, five runners) and Breton Rock in the new £50,000 32Red Handicap (3.35pm, 10 runners), the richest race on the card. Moment In Time has 16lb to find with Frankel’s brother Noble Mission, trained by Sir Henry Cecil, on official ratings but goes to Goodwood on the back of a stunning 11-length…

© 2018 Racenews · One Bird Design · RSS Feed · Log in