ENCKE
By James Muir On Saturday, September 15th, 2012
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Ladbrokes St Leger 2012: Encke Upsets Camelot Legend

Godolphin’s Encke has won the 2012 Ladbrokes St Leger, defeating red hot favourite Camelot, who was seeking to become the first horse in 42 years to win the Triple Crown. Camelot, sent off the 2/5 favourite, won More...

CAMELOT
By James Muir On Saturday, September 15th, 2012
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Ladbrokes St Leger 2012: Does Camelot Crowning Await?

Camelot will bid to become the first horse to win the Triple Crown in 42 years this afternoon, as he lines up for the most eagerly awaited Ladbrokes St Leger at Doncaster in decades. The great Nijinsky was the last More...

JKrone 2011
By James Muir On Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
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Ladbrokes St Leger Festival: Day 1, Leger Legends

The Scarbrough Stakes is the feature race for equines on the first day of the meeting, but it will be the ex-stars of the saddle who take centre stage in the Clipper Logistics Leger Legends Race. Popular old names More...

society rock
By James Muir On Saturday, September 8th, 2012
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Betfred Sprint Cup Festival: Rock Wins Sprint Cup

Society Rock returned to winning ways with a brave display in the Betfred Sprint Cup. James Fanshawe’s five year-old was a popular winner of Haydock’s premier flat race and was winning his second Group One after More...

SC
By James Muir On Saturday, September 8th, 2012
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The 2012 Betfred Sprint Cup

Haydock’s premier flat race of the season is always eagerly awaited and this year’s renewal of the Betfred Sprint Cup is no exception. Thirteen runners will head to post, chasing a first prize of over £127,000 More...

Haydock - Sprint Cup Festival
By James Muir On Friday, September 7th, 2012
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Betfred Sprint Cup Festival: Day 2 Review

Local jockey Franny Norton got favourite backers off to a good start on day 2 of the Betfred Sprint Cup festival. He landed the first division of the Betfred Sharples Group Handicap, aboard the well supported Hamoody. More...

HP BSC
By James Muir On Friday, September 7th, 2012
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Betfred Sprint Cup Festival: Day 2

The second day of the Betfred Sprint Cup Festival sees an action packed and competitive eight race card. It may be worth siding with the three year-olds in the ultra competitive first division of the Betfred Sharples More...

HAYDOCK - SUN
By James Muir On Thursday, September 6th, 2012
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Betfred Sprint Cup Festival: Day 1 Review

  The three day Betfred Sprint Cup meeting got off to a thrilling start as Romantic Settings got up to beat Elhaame in a tight photo to the Betfred Bonus King Bingo Irish Stallion Farms E.B.F. Maiden Stakes. More...

BSCF DAY1
By James Muir On Thursday, September 6th, 2012
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Betfred Sprint Cup Festival: Day 1

The 2012 Betfred Sprint Cup Festival gets underway at Haydock this afternoon, with an intriguing six race card spearheaded by two 2 year-old maiden races. Following a fine third on debut at Goodwood thirteen days More...

LORD OAKSEY
By James Muir On Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
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Racing Mourns Death of Lord Oaksey

Horse racing legend John Oaksey died peacefully at home in Wiltshire on Wednesday morning at the age of 83. He had been battling ill-health for some time. Lord Oaksey was an incomparably popular figure in racing, More...