International Horse Racing

  • National hearing ends in cautions

    International Horse Racing June 12, 2014 9:12 am

    The thirty-nine jockeys involved in the false start to the Grand National have escaped with cautions despite being found to have broken the rules. It was an outcome that raised as many questions as it did answers, with the jockeys feeling they were able to salvage something of a minor […]

  • Ward set for another Royal Ascot raid

    International Horse Racing June 11, 2014 11:18 am

    American trainer Wesley Ward has assembled a formidable team of up to six juveniles as he bids to add to his tally of three Royal Ascot winners. Ward became the first US-based handler to saddle a winner at the summer showpiece meeting in 2009, recording a landmark double with Strike […]

  • BHA allows Pat Cosgrave to ride

    International Horse Racing June 11, 2014 9:12 am

    Jockey Pat Cosgrave is free to ride after British authorities decided not to uphold a four-month ban handed down in Dubai. The Emirates Racing Authority has requested written reasons and a transcript of Cosgrave’s appeal to the British Horseracing Authority. Cosgrave, 32, was initially handed a six-month suspension by the […]

  • Ward eyes July Cup with Undrafted

    International Horse Racing June 10, 2014 12:18 pm

    American sprinter Undrafted is being prepared for a tilt at the July Cup at Newmarket. Trainer Wesley Ward, who has enjoyed success at Royal Ascot in recent years, saw his charge run out the winner of a Grade Three race at Belmont Park in New York on Saturday and is […]

  • Barzalona to return to France

    International Horse Racing June 9, 2014 8:30 am

    Jockey Mickael Barzalona is to return home to France but will continue to ride for Godolphin. Barzalona, who won the Epsom Classic aboard Pour Moi in 2011, was snapped up to join Godolphin in 2012 and won both the Dubai World Cup aboard Monterosso and the St Leger on Encke […]

  • Prognosis good for Cirrus Des Aigles

    International Horse Racing June 9, 2014 8:12 am

    Trainer Corine Barande-Barbe is upbeat about the condition of Cirrus Des Aigles, saying X-rays have cleared him of serious injury. The eight-year-old clinched his sixth Group One win in Saturday’s Coronation Cup at Epsom but was lame after the race. He was sound enough to walk into the winner’s enclosure […]

  • Australia delivers for O’Brien at Epsom

    International Horse Racing June 9, 2014 4:36 am

    It’s rare in racing for a horse to live up to the hype but Australia certainly did when giving Aidan O’Brien an unprecedented third successive Epsom Derby. Hailed as potentially the best he had trained by the Ballydoyle handler, some statement considering the likes of Galileo, Giant’s Causeway, High Chaparral […]

  • California Chrome’s owner lashes out

    International Horse Racing June 8, 2014 5:48 pm

    California Chrome’s Triple Crown dream ended in heartbreak at Belmont with owner Steve Coburn criticising the winner’s connections for not running in the first two legs. Coburn’s beloved Chrome, the unlikely champion he and Perry Martin bred for about $10,000, had set US racing alight with victories in the Kentucky […]

  • California Chrome fourth in Belmont

    International Horse Racing June 8, 2014 9:42 am

    Tonalist sprinted across the finish line to win the Belmont Stakes, spoiling California Chrome’s bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years. California Chrome finished in a dead heat for fourth. The result means the longest drought without a Triple Crown champion in history is extended. California Chrome […]

  • Belmont Stakes Replay – 2014 + Steve Coburn post race interview

    International Horse Racing June 8, 2014 9:35 am

    The running of the Belmont Stakes took centre stage for the worlds racing community where they tuned in to hopefully see the Triple Crown be won by race favourite California Chrome. View how the race planned out in the full race replay.   And if you were cheering on California […]

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