Listed winner Clon Coulis heads runners in Thursday’s Fast-Track Qualifier at Chelmsford City

Fillies and mares take centre stage at Chelmsford City this Thursday, February 7, with the running of the £20,000 Bet totetrifecta At totesport.com Fillies’ Conditions Race at 6.55pm. The mile Polytrack contest is a Fast-Track Qualifier, with the winner guaranteed a free start in the £150,000 Ladbrokes All-Weather Fillies & Mares Championships over seven furlongs at Lingfield Park on £1-million All-Weather Championships Finals Day, Good Friday, April 19. Clon Coulis (David Barron/Jamie Spencer) is the headline act and shoulders a 3lb penalty after winning two Listed…

Grey Britain scores authoritative success at Lingfield Park which races again tomorrow

Lingfield Park staged a fascinating contest over two miles on Polytrack today, the £19,000 Betway Conditions Race (3.25pm). All four runners were rated at least 100 and it was the 2018 Betway All-Weather Marathon Championship runner-up Lord George (James Fanshawe/Ryan Moore, 9/2) who took the field along, followed by Watersmeet (Mark Johnston/Joe Fanning, 9/4), Stargazer (Philip Kirby/Rossa Ryan, 11/4) and Grey Britain (John Ryan/Adam Kirby, 7/4 favourite). The order remained the same until three furlongs from home, when the grey Lord George began to weaken and Watersmeet…

Record 225 Irish-trained entries for G1 novices’ hurdles & G1 JCB Triumph Hurdle at The Festival™ presented by Magners

Please click HERE for full 52-page media information pack containing detailed statistics for the four G1 novices’ hurdles and the G1 JCB Triumph Hurdle at The Festival™ presented by Magners    Thursday, January 31, 2019 - Entries are revealed today for the three G1 championship novices’ hurdles at The Festival™ presented by Magners – the £125,000 Sky Bet Supreme Novices’ Hurdle (2m, Champion Day, Tuesday, March 12), the £125,000 Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle (2m 5f, Ladies Day, Wednesday, March 13), and the £125,000 Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle (3m, Gold Cup…

Record Irish-trained contingent as 112 entered for 2019 Randox Health Grand National at Aintree – the world’s richest chase

The 2019 Randox Health Grand National has attracted a very strong entry of 112 horses – up from 104 in 2018 and 109 in 2017 – including a record 47 trained in Ireland – the previous highest number of Irish-trained entries was 40 in 2018. With a prize fund of £1 million, the world’s greatest chase is the most valuable Jump race in the world and takes place over four miles, two furlongs and 74 yards and 30 fences at Aintree at 5.15pm on Saturday,…

Waiting Patiently headlines entries for thrilling £150,000 G1 Betfair Ascot Chase

  Northern-trained superstar Waiting Patiently is among the excellent entries for the £150,000 G1 Betfair Ascot Chase, staged over two miles and five furlongs at Ascot on Saturday, February 16, details of which are revealed today. Waiting Patiently, the 5/4 favourite with Betfair and trained by Ruth Jefferson in Malton, North Yorkshire, came of age in the 2018 G1 Betfair Ascot Chase, when he defeated defending champion Cue Card by just under three lengths to register his first success at the highest level. After missing the rest…

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