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#Ascot

# ascot - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Goshen roars back into Champion Hurdle picture and Dashel Drasher with landmark Ascot win
# Racing
# Racing

Goshen roars back into Champion Hurdle picture and Dashel Drasher with landmark Ascot win

Feb 20th 2021, 4:24 PM 1,814 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile at Haydock, Third Wind provided Hughie Morrison with a big-race winner in the William Hill Rendlesham Hurdle

# ascot - Saturday 23 January, 2021

First Flow shocks Politologue at Ascot
# Clarence House Chase
# Clarence House Chase

First Flow shocks Politologue at Ascot

Jan 23rd 2021, 4:17 PM 2,608 Views 0 Comments

The 14-1 outsider had to see off competition from a host of proven Grade 1 talent.

# ascot - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Not So Sleepy silences critics with second Betfair romp
# Back-to-back
# Back-to-back

Not So Sleepy silences critics with second Betfair romp

Dec 19th 2020, 4:47 PM 1,483 Views 0 Comments

Morrison’s charismatic performer gets it right again at Ascot.

# ascot - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Shang Tang enjoys confidence-boosting success at Ascot
# Striking Gold
# Striking Gold

Shang Tang enjoys confidence-boosting success at Ascot

Nov 21st 2020, 1:39 PM 4,494 Views 0 Comments

Emma Lavelle-trained gelding thrives for step up in trip.

# ascot - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Addeybb just Champion at Ascot for Haggas and Marquand
# Revenge
# Revenge

Addeybb just Champion at Ascot for Haggas and Marquand

Oct 17th 2020, 5:01 PM 2,859 Views 2 Comments

Deserved first Group One in Britain for globetrotting six-year-old.

The Revenant claims Queen Elizabeth II Stakes gold
# Ascot
# Ascot

The Revenant claims Queen Elizabeth II Stakes gold

Oct 17th 2020, 3:55 PM 3,026 Views 0 Comments

French raider was runner-up 12 months ago.

# ascot - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Waterlogged Ascot off
# Abandoned
# Abandoned

Waterlogged Ascot off

Oct 3rd 2020, 10:58 AM 3,968 Views 0 Comments

Deluge brings abandonment after early inspection.

# ascot - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Brilliant Enable claims historic third King George
# Enable
# Enable

Brilliant Enable claims historic third King George

Jul 25th 2020, 5:17 PM 4,237 Views 7 Comments

Gosden’s mare and Dettori ease to memorable victory at Ascot.

# ascot - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Rachael Blackmore claims biggest career success on Flat and Lord North wins feature at Ascot
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Rachael Blackmore claims biggest career success on Flat and Lord North wins feature at Ascot

Jun 17th 2020, 9:10 PM 5,864 Views 1 Comment

There was racing at home at Limerick and Gowran Park today.

# ascot - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Cyrname’s safe return is ‘biggest winner of the day’ for Nicholls after heavy fall
# Ascot
# Ascot

Cyrname’s safe return is ‘biggest winner of the day’ for Nicholls after heavy fall

Feb 15th 2020, 5:26 PM 4,030 Views 4 Comments

The 4-11 favourite was well beaten when he crashed out at the last.

# ascot - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Cyrname and Altior's superstar showdown lived up to the billing
# New Kid On The Block
# New Kid On The Block

Cyrname and Altior's superstar showdown lived up to the billing

Nov 23rd 2019, 5:41 PM 5,660 Views 8 Comments

Paul Nicholls’ young pretender ended the great Altior’s unbeaten record over jumps.

# ascot - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Ireland's Oisin Murphy crowned Champion Jockey at Ascot
# Accolade
# Accolade

Ireland's Oisin Murphy crowned Champion Jockey at Ascot

Oct 19th 2019, 10:26 PM 4,161 Views 3 Comments

The 24-year-old is the youngest competitor to win the title since Ryan Moore did so in 2006.

# ascot - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Enable shows guts and class to fend off Crystal Ocean and claim King George VI Chase
# Old Foes
# Old Foes

Enable shows guts and class to fend off Crystal Ocean and claim King George VI Chase

Jul 27th 2019, 9:42 PM 2,535 Views 2 Comments

The brilliant daughter of Nathaniel showcased her typically immense attitude on Saturday evening.

# ascot - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Aidan O'Brien brings powerful team of 11 to Royal Ascot's opening day
# Day One
# Day One

Aidan O'Brien brings powerful team of 11 to Royal Ascot's opening day

Jun 18th 2019, 8:16 AM 2,711 Views 2 Comments

O’Brien is the favourite to retain the top trainer crown.

# ascot - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Meath trainer Lavery 'heartbroken' as Ascot hopeful Lady Kaya dies
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Meath trainer Lavery 'heartbroken' as Ascot hopeful Lady Kaya dies

Jun 11th 2019, 7:23 PM 9,492 Views 8 Comments

The three-year-old suffered a broken leg this morning.

# ascot - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Altior enhances superstar reputation with 17th consecutive win at Ascot
# Peerless
# Peerless

Altior enhances superstar reputation with 17th consecutive win at Ascot

Jan 19th 2019, 8:48 PM 4,612 Views 3 Comments

The nine-year-old was heavy favourite heading into today’s feature race, the Grade 1 Clarence House Chase.

# ascot - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Sensational Cracksman obliterates classy field to win another Champion Stakes
# Superstar
# Superstar

Sensational Cracksman obliterates classy field to win another Champion Stakes

Oct 20th 2018, 4:41 PM 3,464 Views 3 Comments

Back-to-back Champion Stakes for John Gosden’s superstar colt.

# ascot - Saturday 20 January, 2018

'He has a massive heart' - Un De Sceaux triumphs for third successive year at Ascot
# Deja Vu
# Deja Vu

'He has a massive heart' - Un De Sceaux triumphs for third successive year at Ascot

Jan 20th 2018, 6:48 PM 3,029 Views 4 Comments

Elsewhere, in the day’s other big race at Haydock, The New One achieved a fourth consecutive win.

# ascot - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien makes history at Ascot
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien makes history at Ascot

Oct 21st 2017, 3:31 PM 7,038 Views 7 Comments

He drew level with Bobby Frankel’s record of 25 Group One winners in a year.

# ascot - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Cue Card in top form at Ascot with Cheltenham Gold Cup just around the corner
# Racing
# Racing

Cue Card in top form at Ascot with Cheltenham Gold Cup just around the corner

Feb 18th 2017, 5:14 PM 3,000 Views 4 Comments

Colin Tizzard says “he’s as good as he’s ever been” after the 11-year-old won by 15 lengths this afternoon.

# ascot - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Thistlecrack's World Hurdle odds slashed after devastating performance
# Favourite Tag
# Favourite Tag

Thistlecrack's World Hurdle odds slashed after devastating performance

Dec 19th 2015, 4:17 PM 3,129 Views 0 Comments

Colin Tizzard’s seven-year-old cruises home in JLT Long Walk Hurdle at Ascot.

# ascot - Monday 22 June, 2015

Amazing Jockey Cam shows you exactly how Frankie Dettori won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Ascot
# Insight
# Insight

Amazing Jockey Cam shows you exactly how Frankie Dettori won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Ascot

Jun 22nd 2015, 7:10 PM 5,824 Views 2 Comments

The closest you’ll get to actually riding the horse.

# ascot - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Deja vu as Reve De Sivola wins Long Walk Hurdle for second year running
# Success
# Success

Deja vu as Reve De Sivola wins Long Walk Hurdle for second year running

Dec 21st 2013, 3:55 PM 1,235 Views 0 Comments

The horse gained a 10-length victory for Devon based trainer Nick Williams and jockey Richard Johnson.

# ascot - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Post-mortem finds Boris Berezovsky died of hanging
# Investigation
From TheJournal.ie
# Investigation

Post-mortem finds Boris Berezovsky died of hanging

Mar 26th 2013, 7:35 AM 10,085 Views 20 Comments

Police in England say there was nothing to indicate a struggle had taken place at the home of the exiled Russian oligarch.

# ascot - Monday 17 December, 2012

Big Buck's and Al Ferof set to be out for remainder of season
# Blow
# Blow

Big Buck's and Al Ferof set to be out for remainder of season

Dec 17th 2012, 10:32 PM 576 Views 0 Comments

Horse trainer Paul Nicholls issued the news tonight, via a statement to reporters.

# ascot - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Simply the best: Frankel retires unbeaten after Champion Stakes win
# Frankel's Farewell
# Frankel's Farewell

Simply the best: Frankel retires unbeaten after Champion Stakes win

Oct 20th 2012, 4:17 PM 4,089 Views 6 Comments

In his last race, Henry Cecil’s superstar colt won by a length and three-quarters from Cirrus des Aigles.

# ascot - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Frankel's farewell: Legendary horse set to go out on winning note
# Ascot
# Ascot

Frankel's farewell: Legendary horse set to go out on winning note

Oct 17th 2012, 8:00 AM 731 Views 1 Comment

The Henry Cecil-trained four-year-old ranks up there with the very best, writes Darragh Farrelly.

# ascot - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Frankel's farewell: Superstar facing biggest test, says Grimthorpe
# Machine
# Machine

Frankel's farewell: Superstar facing biggest test, says Grimthorpe

Oct 16th 2012, 9:54 AM 692 Views 0 Comments

“It’s all systems go,” says racing manager Teddy Grimthorpe as Frankel bids to finish off an unbeaten career in the Champion Stakes this Saturday.

# ascot - Friday 31 August, 2012

Grimthorpe: Frankel heading to Ascot for Champions Day
# Next Stop
# Next Stop

Grimthorpe: Frankel heading to Ascot for Champions Day

Aug 31st 2012, 2:10 PM 284 Views 0 Comments

The world’s highest-rated racehorse is heading for the Champion Stakes on October 20th.

# ascot - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Black Caviar 'pulled up lame' at Ascot
# Still Unbeaten
# Still Unbeaten

Black Caviar 'pulled up lame' at Ascot

Jun 24th 2012, 11:38 AM 714 Views 0 Comments

The Australian horse, who took a surprisingly narrow victory in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes, tore muscles in her hind quarters.

# ascot - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend's racing
# Runners And Riders
# Runners And Riders

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend's racing

Jan 21st 2012, 11:53 AM 221 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of a bumper day of racing in Britain and Ireland, Declan Smyth picks you a handful of winners. He hopes.

# ascot - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend's racing

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend's racing

Nov 19th 2011, 9:24 AM 248 Views 0 Comments

With three graded races to pick from today, analyst Declan Smyth flicks through the form book in search of a winner.

# ascot - Friday 17 June, 2011

Violent brawl breaks out at Royal Ascot as England's ladies parade (Slideshow)
# Ascot
From TheJournal.ie
# Ascot

Violent brawl breaks out at Royal Ascot as England's ladies parade (Slideshow)

Jun 17th 2011, 10:09 AM 2,534 Views 15 Comments

The fight started at the champagne bar as the Queen watched the races nearby, and had to be broken up by members of a military band.

# ascot - Friday 4 March, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: individual performances
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

The Magnificent Seven: individual performances

Mar 4th 2011, 2:21 PM 545 Views 0 Comments

In honour of Kevin O’Brien’s record-breaking century on Wednesday afternoon, we relive seven other phenomenal individual performances, from Maurice Fitz to Mark Spitz.

# ascot - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

Workforce trainers to decide over inclusion after Arc run
# Breeder's Cup
# Breeder's Cup

Workforce trainers to decide over inclusion after Arc run

Oct 5th 2010, 10:35 AM 134 Views 0 Comments

Epsom Winner could be headed stateside after win in Longchamp.

# ascot - Friday 24 September, 2010

Major revamp for Ascot as hosting of Champions' Day confirmed
# Champions' Day
# Champions' Day

Major revamp for Ascot as hosting of Champions' Day confirmed

Sep 24th 2010, 5:20 PM 67 Views 0 Comments

Champions’ Day moves from Newmarket to Ascot to become Britain’s Richest Race.