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Dettori strikes again as Star Catcher makes all

Star Catcher fully justified the decision to supplement her for the Kerrygold Irish Oaks by making all to land the Curragh Classic under an inspired ride from Frankie Dettori on Saturday.

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Norfolk Stakes winner A'Ali heads strong British challenge in Prix Robert Papin

The British have dominated the Prix Robert Papin in recent years, winning the last five editions, and the four-strong team this time is headed by Norfolk Stakes winner A'Ali.

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Queen of Saratoga Marylou Whitney dies, aged 93

Marylou Whitney, who carried on the legacy of one of thoroughbred racing's great dynasties, died on Friday, aged 93, at her home in Saratoga Springs, New York.

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Goddess bids to get back on track with Moore aboard in Kilboy Estate Stakes

Royal Ascot winner Move Swiftly would have been a short-priced favourite for this Group 2 but trainer William Haggas on Saturday night said the filly would not run.

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Millman family do it again as £3,000 yearling Bettys Hope bags Super Sprint

Bettys Hope, who cost £3,000 as a yearling, gave the Millman family a second fairytale win at odds of 14-1 in the Weatherbys Super Sprint when denying the Richard Fahey-trained trio of Show Me Show Me, Mighty Spirit and favourite Ventura Rebel.

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Withhold back with another front-running masterclass

Withhold again proved he is a stayer worth waiting for as he returned from another long absence to give owner Tony Bloom back-to-back wins in the valuable Marsh Cup at Newbury.

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Key questions as British trainers seek to continue Sapphire Stakes dominance

In the last decade the prize has only stayed at home three times, most recently in 2014 thanks to the Aidan O'Brien-trained Fountain Of Youth. Slade Power was successful the year before for Eddie Lynam, while Invincible Ash did the business for Michael Halford in 2011.

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UK Racing this weekend

Newbury, Newmarket, and The Curragh battle it out for the top spot on a great weekend of racing and I have taken the plunge and decided to look for one “winner” at each track

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Lordan chasing first Irish Classic win on Iridessa in Irish Oaks

Wayne Lordan has two British Classic wins to his credit and will be bidding for his first Classic success on home soil at the Curragh when he partners Iridessa for Joseph O'Brien.

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Richard Kingscote makes Haydock history aboard the Queen's Calculation

Richard Kingscote had plenty to celebrate on his 33rd birthday after becoming the most prolific winning jockey of the modern era at Haydock when partnering the Queen's Calculation to victory on Friday.

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Intisaab out to repeat Scurry feat and has Frankie on board this time

Intisaab is back to defend the crown he swooped late to snatch last year and this time around the evergreen sprinter has the services of Frankie Dettori.

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Sky Bet York Stakes highlight of 12th Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival

This year's Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival, sponsored by Sky Bet, gets underway tomorrow, Saturday, July 20, with an excellent card at Ripon starting off nine days of superb horseracing and entertainment in the White Rose county.

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UPI Horse Racing Preview

The Haskell at Monmouth, the Coaching Club American Oaks at Saratoga and the return of Del Mar all mark a midsummer weekend in thoroughbred racing

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UK trainer establishes case as to not being responsible for positive sample

Result of an Enquiry heard by the BHA Disciplinary Panel on Thursday 27 June 2019 into trainer Marco Botti and a positive sample from Crowned Eagle at Kempton in March 2018

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Sea Of Class making progress in fight against life-threatening illness

Top-class filly Sea Of Class is reported to be making progress in her fight against life-threatening illness.

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Royal Ascot runner-up Nagano Gold to put Arc credentials on line at Deauville

Czech Republic star Nagano Gold is set to have his next run in the Grand Prix de Deauville next month with connections eyeing a tilt at the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe later in the season

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Confirmed runners and riders for the Kerrygold Irish Oaks on Saturday

Recent Juddmonte Pretty Polly Stakes winner Iridessa heads a field of ten runners for Saturday’s Kerrygold Irish Oaks (5.10, shown on RTE2/RTV) at the Curragh following declarations on Thursday morning.

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