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In a strange, coronavirus-impacted weekend of horse racing, Beauty Generation proved he's still got what it takes in Hong Kong, Lucky Lilac took a star turn in Japan and Kimari won the sole U.S. stakes race, potentially booking a return trip to Royal Ascot.

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'It's very strange but I realise how lucky I am just having a job at all'

Things are unusually calm out Closutton way - Willie Mullins would usually be putting the finishing touches to his Punchestown team, or figuring out how many to run in the Irish Grand National, but not this year

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The home of UK racing: how stable staff are adjusting to lockdown life in Newmarket

The Flat season would ordinarily be bursting into life in Newmarket with the Craven meeting later this month but instead stable staff in the town are having to adjust to life with the handbrake on

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Sheikh Fahad puts Longholes Stud up for sale as he spends more time in US

Sheikh Fahad Al Thani has put Longholes Stud in Newmarket up for sale as the leading owner is spending more time in California with his American wife Sheikha Melissa.

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Midlantic Two-Year-OId's in Training Sale Rescheduled

Fasig-Tipton announced on Friday the rescheduling of its 2020 May Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale, which will now be held on Monday and Tuesday, June 29-30,

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Tattersalls announces further provisional date changes for Breeze Up Sales

Tattersalls has announced further provisional date changes for the forthcoming Tattersalls Group Breeze Up Sales owing to the continuing impact of the current Government guidelines surrounding COVID-19

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UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview

On what would have been the last big weekend of Kentucky Derby preps, the coronavirus essentially has wiped out stakes races across the United States, leaving Japan, Australia, and Hong Kong to carry on.

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UK racecourse groups forced to furlough staff due to the coronavirus

The Jockey Club and Arena Racecourse Company (Arc) have been forced to temporarily stand down a significant number of their employees as they count the cost of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Mickaelle Michel: French sensation takes Japan by storm with 30th success

Mickaelle Michel is no stranger to passing numerical milestones and the 24-year-old, who in 2018 rode more winners in a French season than any other woman before or since, has established a new mark for foreign jockeys on a short-term contract in Japan.

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Legendary trainer John Oxx keen for Flat season to extend into December

John Oxx has urged Irish racing's decision makers to stretch the Flat season into December by utilising all-weather track Dundalk in an effort to fulfil the majority of this season's programme.

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UK jump racing to break until 1 July 2020

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has announced that it will delay the resumption of jump racing until the beginning of July - the return to racing is also likely to be phased with a limited number of fixtures in the initial weeks

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