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!

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

Melbourne Cup hero Verry Elleegant tragically dies from complications giving birth to her foal, leaving racing industry in mourning

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Verry Elleegant was an 11-time Group 1 winner Included 2020 Caulfield Cup and 2021 Melbourne Cup Trainer and connections have been left in shock By Josh Alston For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:02 GMT,…

Continue ReadingMelbourne Cup hero Verry Elleegant tragically dies from complications giving birth to her foal, leaving racing industry in mourning

ED CHAMBERLIN: The stars are aligning for an epic Gold Cup with relentless Galopin Des Champs again looking ominous as he screams ‘catch me if you can’ to the chasing pack

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The annual Cheltenham Gold Cup starts in 24 days but critics have been left coldWhat Galopin Des Champs has done this winter screams ‘catch me if you can'Meanwhile, Fastorslow — the…

Continue ReadingED CHAMBERLIN: The stars are aligning for an epic Gold Cup with relentless Galopin Des Champs again looking ominous as he screams ‘catch me if you can’ to the chasing pack

Galopin Des Champs seals clean sweep for Willie Mullins as Ireland’s champion trainer mopped up all four Grade One contests, finishing with the Paddy Power Irish Gold Cup

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Galopin Des Champs won the Paddy Power Irish Gold Cup for Willie MullinsIt meant the Irish champion trainer mopped up four Grade One contests Hermes Allen suffered a fatal fall at…

Continue ReadingGalopin Des Champs seals clean sweep for Willie Mullins as Ireland’s champion trainer mopped up all four Grade One contests, finishing with the Paddy Power Irish Gold Cup

Henrietta Knight claims nerves as she prepares to come out of retirement compare to making Gold Cup history with Best Mate

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Knight will run Zettabyte and Ballywalter at Wincanton on Friday afternoon The 77-year-old handed over her licence to care for her late husband in 2012 MARCUS TOWNEND: Henrietta Knight on why she has…

Continue ReadingHenrietta Knight claims nerves as she prepares to come out of retirement compare to making Gold Cup history with Best Mate

Paul Nicholls on Iceo – back at the scene of his Imperial Cup success – and 11 other horses who will be competing at Aintree, Sandown and Chepstow… as long as the latter two courses can pass their inspections

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Paul Nicholls has horses riding at Sandown, Aintree and Chepstow on SaturdayThe trainer has a trio of horses at Aintree, and another three at SandownSandown and Chepstow, where Nicholls has…

Continue ReadingPaul Nicholls on Iceo – back at the scene of his Imperial Cup success – and 11 other horses who will be competing at Aintree, Sandown and Chepstow… as long as the latter two courses can pass their inspections

Trainer Jamie Snowden tempted by Boxing Day outing for Datsalrightgino in the King George VI Chase following his impressive Coral Gold Cup triumph

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Datsalrightgino was an impressive winner of the Coral Gold Cup last weekend Jamie Snowden knows he will have to run the gelding in top races from now onTrainer may stump up £4,600…

Continue ReadingTrainer Jamie Snowden tempted by Boxing Day outing for Datsalrightgino in the King George VI Chase following his impressive Coral Gold Cup triumph

BIG RACE PREVIEW: Stumptown can add his name to the short list of Irish-trained winners of the Coral Gold Cup after an impressive Cheltenham Festival last season

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Stumptown could become another Irish-trained winner of the Coral Gold Cup It depends on whether the Berkshire track survives its early morning inspection Stumptown’s jumping has sometimes hindered him but there is plenty…

Continue ReadingBIG RACE PREVIEW: Stumptown can add his name to the short list of Irish-trained winners of the Coral Gold Cup after an impressive Cheltenham Festival last season

Harry Cobden hails courage of his Paddy Power Gold Cup winner Stage Star as he lands big-race double at Cheltenham… and his 14th win in the last 15 days

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25-year-old Harry Cobden continued his hot streak with a Cheltenham doubleCobden won on 4-1 favourite Stage Star to land feature Paddy Power Gold CupWins take Cobden's total to 67 for the…

Continue ReadingHarry Cobden hails courage of his Paddy Power Gold Cup winner Stage Star as he lands big-race double at Cheltenham… and his 14th win in the last 15 days