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Canberra rider dies three days after trackwork fall

 By Mark Scully 8:15AM 3 MAR 2017  Australia: A trackwork rider has died in hospital three days after a fall at Thoroughbred Park in Canberra. Riharna Thomson, 22, fell from Chosen Prayer during a gallop on Tuesday morning and was rushed to hospital with serious head injuries. The Canberra Racing Club announced Thomson had died as a result of her injuries ...

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World Class: Nervy days to come for superstar Winx | Horse Racing News |

Winx: heavy ground couldn’t stop her from winning again  PICTURE:Getty Images   By Sam Walker 2:28PM 28 FEB 2017  IF LAST weekend is anything to go by, Chris Waller will be doing a sun dance ahead of Winx’s bid to land a record-equalling third Cox Plate in October. Waller, who is under constant pressure to maintain the winning sequence for Australia’s sweetheart, ...

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Navan: Jezki wins easily on first run for 632 days

Jezki: won the 2014 Champion Hurdle   PICTURE: Patrick McCann (racingpost.com/photos)    By Justin O’Hanlon 1:10PM 21 JAN 2017  Report: Navan, Saturday Race Displays Event Signage Hurdle 2m, 5yo+ THE 2014 Champion Hurdle hero Jezki made light of a 632-day absence when an impressive winner at Navan, after which trainer Jessica Harrington was not ruling out another crack at the hurdling ...

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Scope Shows Lady Aurelia Bled In Cheveley Park; Filly Returns To Stonestreet For 90 Days Off

Lady Aurelia pulls away from the field to win the G2 Queen Mary Stakes at Royal Ascot in June Stonestreet Stables’ homebred Lady Aurelia was found to have “bled” in Saturday’s Group 1 Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket, which may have contributed to her tiring late in the stretch to finish third, trainer Wesley Ward told The Sun. In this ...

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Newmarket: Best Of Days wins Royal Lodge for Doyle

Best Of Days (centre) winning the Royal Lodge under James Doyle   PICTURE: Martin Lynch (racingpost.com/photos)    By Alex Wiltshire 2:24PM 24 SEP 2016  Report: Newmarket, Saturday Juddmonte Royal Lodge Stakes (Group 2), 1m, 2yo colts and geldings BEST OF DAYS held off a strong late challenge from The Anvil to win the Royal Lodge Stakes and give James Doyle a ...

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Ashforth's Angles: How to bring back the Hills glory days

James Henderson was fired as chief executive of Hills in July   PICTURE: David Dew   By David Ashforth 17:50PM 18 SEP 2016  WILLIAM HILL have got themselves into a pickle, as Bill Barber’s article on Friday made clear. The first thing they must do is find a chief executive. Personally, I’ve always favoured the alphabetical approach to appointments and although acting ...

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ITV will show 40 days of racing on main channel

Ed Chamberlin: will present the coverage on ITV   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker    By Tony McFadden 1:40PM 16 SEP 2016  ITV racing will show 40 days of racing on its main channel, the broadcaster has announced. ITV, who take over from Channel 4 as the sport’s exclusive terrestrial broadcaster from New Year’s Day, had already committed to showing a minimum of ...

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De Sousa odds-on for title after six winners in two days

Silvestre de Sousa: is odds-on to win a second Flat jockeys’ championship   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos)    By Stuart Riley 5:25PM 30 AUG 2016  ALL the even-money available on Tuesday morning about Silvestre de Sousa retaining his Flat jockeys’ championship crown disappeared after the the title leader rode a double at Epsom to take his tally at that track to ...

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Vintage O'Ryan: on old boss Peter Easterby and memorable riding days

Tom O’Ryan: rode Alverton to two victories   PICTURE: Getty Images    By Tom O’Ryan FIRST PUBLISHED 5 AUG 2009 The award-winning journalist celebrating the 80th birthday of another Yorkshire legend IT’S milestone stuff today for one of Yorkshire’s finest, a self-made man, who, having started out with a mere handful of modest horses in 1950, became a champion, a training ...

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Curragh: Success Days upsets the big guns in Royal Whip

Success Days denied Fascinating Rock victory in the Royal Whip   PICTURE: Patrick McCann (racingpost.com/photos)    By David Dew 3:50PM 21 AUG 2016  Report: Curragh, Sunday Kilfrush Stud Royal Whip Stakes (Group 3), 1m2f, 3yo+ IN A CLASH of the generations the betting suggested this was all about Derby runner-up US Army Ranger and Tattersalls Gold Cup winner Fascinating Rock – ...

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