Racing: Bold show expected by Novellist in the Arc

Arc De Triomphe Orfevre

Europe’s richest horse race, the Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe, takes centre stage on the racing calendar this weekend with an international line-up set to participate in the event. Cards for both Saturday and Sunday feature several Group 1 races at the Paris Longchamp racecourse with forecasted heavy rain later in the week raising the possibility of testing underfoot conditions. A […]

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Racing: Rain forecast to improve next time out

South African star Soft Falling Rain saw his unbeaten record go up in smoke at Newbury on his first outing in Britain when only second to the impressive Gregorian in the Group 2 Betfred Hungerford Stakes, but trainer Mike de Kock is not despondent and expects much better next time out. The four-year-old arrived at Newbury unbeaten […]

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Racing: Dawn Approach and Toronado resume rivalry at Glorious Goodwood

Glorious Goodwood

Glorious Goodwood begins on July 30th and for many horse racing pundits there are quite a few races providing the opportunity for an open betting market, including the Stewards Cup. However, the highlight of the week must be the renewal of the rivalry between DAWN APPROACH and TORONADO in the Sussex Stakes after their closely fought duel in the St James´s Palace Stakes […]

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