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  • Champion Hurdle winner Katchit dies

    International Horse Racing January 11, 2013 11:15 am

    Alan King’s Champion Hurdle winner Katchit has died at the age of 10. The diminutive gelding made little impression when trained on the Flat by Mick Channon but proved far better when switching disciplines with King at Barbury Castle. After making an early and successful start in the juvenile ranks […]

     
  • Channel pledges to defend John McCririck claim

    International Horse Racing January 10, 2013 6:30 pm

    British broadcaster Channel 4 is intent on “vigorously defending” claims of ageism by John McCririck after the former pundit initiated legal proceedings against them, seeking damages totalling STG3 million ($A4.60 million). McCririck was one of a number of faces dropped from the presenting team after Channel 4 awarded the production […]

     
  • Chopra will not defend BHA charges

    International Horse Racing January 10, 2013 9:45 am

    Ipswich Town striker Michael Chopra says he cannot afford to defend his name when a British Horseracing Authority panel begins its inquiry into alleged corruption next week. Chopra, a problem gambler, and jockey Andrew Heffernan, who was riding in Australia until the charges were announced in October, are among nine […]

     
  • Sole Power in training for Dubai return

    International Horse Racing January 8, 2013 11:15 am

    Eddie Lynam is preparing his star sprinter Sole Power for a third successive trip to the Dubai carnival. The six-year-old was narrowly beaten in the Meydan Sprint in early March and the Al Quoz Sprint on Dubai World Cup night last year, and the same two events are on his […]

     
  • Stevens finishes third in comeback race

    International Horse Racing January 7, 2013 12:00 pm

    Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens has finished third in the first race of his comeback from a seven-year retirement at Santa Anita. He was aboard Jebrica in the sixth race on Sunday, a claiming race over 1600 metres on the turf. They were running second late in the race […]

     
  • John Ferguson trains Grade One winner

    International Horse Racing January 6, 2013 8:30 am

    Ruacana has provided Sheikh Mohammed’s bloodstock adviser John Ferguson with the first Grade One win of his training career in the Future Champions Finale Juvenile Hurdle at Chepstow. Ferguson started training a few Godolphin cast-offs and a handful of other horses just two years ago having previously handled point-to-pointers. Some […]

     
  • Balding salutes outstanding miler Selkirk

    International Horse Racing January 5, 2013 12:15 pm

    Ian Balding has paid tribute to Selkirk, who has died at the age of 25. Balding trained the George Strawbridge-owned Selkirk throughout a glittering career which saw him crowned Timeform’s European champion miler in 1991 and 1992. The chestnut won the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes in 1991 and claimed both […]

     
  • Frankie Dettori joins UK Big Brother House

    International Horse Racing January 4, 2013 9:30 am

    Frankie Dettori has returned to the spotlight in a very different way, joining the Celebrity Big Brother house. The flamboyant jockey was the first to enter the stage at studios in Elstree, Hertfordshire. As always, the line-up for the latest series of the show was a closely-guarded secret, but it […]

     
  • Frankie Dettori joins Big Brother House

    International Horse Racing January 4, 2013 9:30 am

    Frankie Dettori has returned to the spotlight in a very different way, joining the Celebrity Big Brother house. The flamboyant jockey was the first to enter the stage at studios in Elstree, Hertfordshire. As always, the line-up for the latest series of the show was a closely-guarded secret, but it […]

     
  • Gary Stevens to make comeback

    International Horse Racing January 4, 2013 8:45 am

    Two months shy of his 50th birthday, Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens is launching a comeback this weekend at Santa Anita. He says he’s returning to the saddle after a seven-year retirement because his passion for riding has been reignited. Stevens retired in November 2005 after battling knee pain […]

     
 
 
 
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