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How Are Race Horses Named?

One of the most remarkable aspects of horse racing is the spectacular and sometimes tongue-in-cheek names of the horses. Back in the 1700s, names were not recorded and so more than one racehorse was named Eclipse or was named after his or her…

The Gold Cup & Cheltenham

The Cheltenham Horse Racing Festival is one of the most prestigious races in the United Kingdom. This festival is popular and draws all types of jockeys and horses, with the amount of prize money being second to the Grand National race. Taking…

Ascot Tips: Four suggested bets in our In-Play guide to Friday

In-Play / Graham Cunningham / 15 December 2011 / Leave a Comment All eyes on Ascot "The highly paid BHA assessor has taken…

Follow The Money: Newmarket master can score again

Follow the Money / Follow The Money / 08 October 2011 / Leave a Comment Mahmood Al Zarooni takes Pimpernel to HQ "Pimpernel's trainer…

Nick Shiambouros’ Patented 80/20 Bet: York, 15:00

80/20 / Editor / 04 September 2011 / Leave a Comment Nick talks us through the reasoning behind today's 80/20 bet as he looks to continue his good run. …

Nick Shiambouros’ Patented 80/20 Bet: Kempton, 18:50

80/20 / Nick Shiambouros / 02 September 2011 / Leave a Comment Nick's last two 80/20 selections have both won at fancy prices. He couldn't make it three…

Bath

Daily Racing Info / Editor / 31 August 2011 / Leave a Comment Racecourse Bath First Race Time 2.30pm Going Good Other Information Dry overnight.…

Michael Bell’s Friday Runners: Classy Prompter can compete

Trainer Talk / Michael Bell / 19 August 2011 / Leave a Comment Prompter (right) is beaten by Dreamspeed back in April …

Brian Meehan: The verdict on my York and Folkestone runners

Trainer Talk / Brian Meehan / 17 August 2011 / Leave a Comment How will Brian's horses fare at York? "I was delighted…

Brian Meehan’s Saturday Runners: Star in the making at HQ

Trainer Talk / Brian Meehan / 13 August 2011 / Leave a Comment Newmarket hosts the majority of Brian's Saturday runners …