Horse Racing


We have a pair of tickets to give away for Taunton Racecourse’s meeting on Tuesday, January 9. All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning them is send your name; address (including postcode) and a daytime telephone number, on a postcard or sealed-down envelope, to Taunton Racing Competition, Sports Desk, …

Cheltenham offers the perfect way to see in 2018 tomorrow with an excellent seven-race card on New Year’s Day, running from 12.15pm through to 3.45pm. There is a record £260,000 in prize money on offer across the seven races (up 23 per cent on 2017). The richest race of the day is the £75,000 G3 …

Tellovoi might be worth a play in the Bet totequadpot At betfred.com Handicap at Chelmsford today. His claims are not immediately obvious as the Richard Guest-trained nine-year-old is not getting any younger, nor is his strike-rate anything to write home about. Tellovoi has not won for a year, but he is handicapped accordingly and was …

West Country trainer Paul Nicholls could have found his next superstar after Politologue added his name to an illustrious roll of honour in the Betfair Tingle Creek at Sandown. Having shown glimpses of his potential last season, the six-year-old finally came of age when providing the Ditcheat handler with his tenth success in the two-mile …

Monday, 11th December 2017 – Racing at Wincanton on Boxing Day (Tuesday, December 26th) is the highlight of Somerset’s social and sporting calendar, and with a surge in advance booking, Wincanton Racecourse is the place to be over Christmas. Hospitality is now sold-out in all three restaurants and corporate boxes. However, the racecourse does house …

Cheltenham Racecourse is delighted to announce the return of The McCoys Awards, which will be hosted at the Home of Jump Racing on Friday, September 28, 2018. The awards, held for the first time in 2017 and named after the record-breaking 20 time champion jockey Sir AP McCoy, reflect on the triumphs and highlights of …

Taunton Racecourse hosts the Dave Criddle Travel Festive Raceday on Thursday with the first of seven races, boasting a massive prize pot of £66,000, due off at 12.30 pm. There is a feast for racegoers on offer with two Class Three events and two three-mile races so another great day’s action looks to be in …

Unbeaten chaser Waiting Patiently has been allotted 11st 11lb for the £120,000 Caspian Caviar Gold Cup at Cheltenham on the second day of The International, Saturday, December 16, details of which are revealed today. The prestigious G3 handicap chase, run over nearly two miles and five furlongs on the New Course, carries an increased prize …