Archive for October, 2011
Hometown favourite Tizway will not contest the 2011 Breeder’s Cup Classic after sustaining an injury during trackwork on Tuesday.
Unfortunately for his fans he won’t be seen on the race track ever again with connections deciding it would be better for the horse to go straight to stud rather than persisting with a lengthy spell and potentially risking him in the future.
There are over 50 Melbourne Cup horses that Bet365 has listed in the early antepost 2011 Melbourne Cup betting.
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Call it ‘whippergate’ or call it what you like but the new whip rules are continuing to cause controversy across Britain.
The British Horse Racing Authority has order a quick review into the new laws in a snap decision hoped to sort out any problems in a matter of days.
Trainer John Gosden has expressed his anger at the new whip rules being introduced to coincide with the running of the richest day in British horse racing; Champion Stakes Day at Royal Ascot Racecourse.
As everyone in the UK as well as plenty of others around the world await the next run of Frankel, trainer Sir Henry Cecil has insisted he’s not a sure starter.
Frankel is said to be running in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes where online bookmaker [bet365] ha shim listed as a clear cut favourite.
Trainer Andrew Balding has opted to pay the £20,000 late entry fee in order for promising two-year old Spiritual Star to compete in the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse this Saturday October 8, 2011.