Sir Alex Ferguson, 82, pockets nearly £1million as his horse triumphs at lucrative Saudi Cup meeting as the legendary ex-Man United boss declares ‘I’m living the dream’ – but there’s no broken ribs this time!

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Spirit Dancer - co-owned by Sir Alex Ferguson - won the Howden Neom Turf Cup The Saudi Arabia race, which Fergie attended, netted a £945,000 prizeThe former Man United manager said he…

Continue ReadingSir Alex Ferguson, 82, pockets nearly £1million as his horse triumphs at lucrative Saudi Cup meeting as the legendary ex-Man United boss declares ‘I’m living the dream’ – but there’s no broken ribs this time!

Graeme McDowell jets in from Florida to see Givemefive at Kempton as watches racing for the first time, and admits his heart ‘was racing harder than it has raced in a long time’

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Golfer McDowell co-owns horse with Brooks Koepka and watched for first timeGivemefive raced in the Grade Two Adonis Hurdle, losing out by a lengthMcDowell has made a bet with trainer…

Continue ReadingGraeme McDowell jets in from Florida to see Givemefive at Kempton as watches racing for the first time, and admits his heart ‘was racing harder than it has raced in a long time’

The Saudi Cup: Inside the world’s most lucrative horse racing event, from the £16million top winner’s prize, lavish restaurants and why alcohol and gambling isn’t allowed

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The Saudi Cup is horse racing's most lavish and expensive event in the world. The first edition of the race was held in 2020 and since then the prize money, extravagance…

Continue ReadingThe Saudi Cup: Inside the world’s most lucrative horse racing event, from the £16million top winner’s prize, lavish restaurants and why alcohol and gambling isn’t allowed

Rachael Blackmore provides the inside track on her five rides at Fairyhouse and Naas this weekend – including Champagne Mahler seeking to build on impressive win

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Betfair has launched an initiative - the 'Rachael Blackmore - Serial Winners Fund'Rachael Blackmore has two rides at Naas and three at Fairyhouse this weekendChampagne Mahler claimed an impressive front-running…

Continue ReadingRachael Blackmore provides the inside track on her five rides at Fairyhouse and Naas this weekend – including Champagne Mahler seeking to build on impressive win

Paul Nicholls shares insight into his entries at Kempton and Chepstow on Saturday, including Kalif du Berlais seeking to build on his winning debut

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Panjari has improved with experience and cruised clear at MusselburghSoft ground should suit Tahmuras and he ran very well last time out at ExeterQuel Destin to run at Chepstow, but…

Continue ReadingPaul Nicholls shares insight into his entries at Kempton and Chepstow on Saturday, including Kalif du Berlais seeking to build on his winning debut

Trainer Lucinda Russell is relishing the challenge of stopping Irish runners from securing glory as she aims for success with Corach Rambler

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Lucinda Russell says there's no point in moaning as she aims for success Russell is hoping Corach Rambler will be able to win the Grand National again By Dominic King Published: 22:31…

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Sir Alex Ferguson, 82, suffers a broken rib celebrating a £500,000 horse racing win, after his pal hugged and jumped with him before the finish line

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Sir Alex Ferguson claims he broke a rib while celebrating a horse racing win Spirit Dancer won £500,000 for victory in Bahrain in November last year Ferguson called it the 'best moment'…

Continue ReadingSir Alex Ferguson, 82, suffers a broken rib celebrating a £500,000 horse racing win, after his pal hugged and jumped with him before the finish line