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10:30am Saturday 19th April 2014
9:44am Friday 18th April 2014
IT IS Good Friday with a difference. Never before has the day hosted racing, and for many enthusiasts it's the opportunity to go behind the scenes at Open Days at Middleham and Lambourn. Those two events are still taking place, but there is opposition from a sensational £1 million all-weather meeting at Lingfield and a richly-endowed Musselburgh fixture, highlighted by the £50,000 Royal Mile.
11:36am Thursday 17th April 2014
JASON HART, last year's champion apprentice, has made a flying start to the current campaign with half-a-dozen winners already under his belt and he can continue his successful spree at Ripon's opening meeting today.
5:03pm Wednesday 16th April 2014
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11:18am Tuesday 15th April 2014
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11:23am Monday 14th April 2014
LOUIS THE PIOUS, a talented sprinter, who is likely to be York-bound next month for the Knavesmire's opening action, can start his season in style by winning the feature race at Pontefract this afternoon.
12:53pm Saturday 12th April 2014
12:53pm Saturday 12th April 2014
10:50am Friday 11th April 2014
11:25am Thursday 10th April 2014
HARRIET BETHELL, whose love for Fujin Dancer deepened when she rode her favourite gelding to another success at Fakenham last month, teams up with the North Yorkshire performer again at Ludlow this afternoon.
11:20am Wednesday 9th April 2014
North Yorkshire trainer David Barron swerves his local Catterick meeting this afternoon and heads instead to Nottingham with his high-class sprinter Pearl Secret, who makes a welcome return to action.
11:06am Wednesday 9th April 2014
11:55am Tuesday 8th April 2014
10:56am Monday 7th April 2014
SMART apprentice Ian Brennan, who resumed winning ways after rejoining his former boss John Quinn aboard Forced Family Fun at Newcastle on Saturday, can maintain his momentum at Redcar today by doubling his tally for the new Flat season.
11:07am Saturday 5th April 2014
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12:34pm Friday 4th April 2014
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12:18pm Thursday 3rd April 2014
11:53am Thursday 3rd April 2014
HAWK HIGH, who ended a 15-year drought at the Cheltenham Festival for Tim Easterby when winning at last month's dazzling National Hunt showpiece, travels the M62 across the Pennines today in a bid to prove himself in Grade 1 company on the opening day of Aintree's Grand National extravaganza.
11:51am Thursday 3rd April 2014
12:01pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014
CONNOR BEASLEY, who signalled his intent on making a big impression this year in the apprentice ranks when riding a treble at Wolverhampton last week, can continue his excellent run at Southwell this afternoon.
11:59am Wednesday 2nd April 2014
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11:01am Monday 31st March 2014
TONY McCOY, who has spent a few days in Dubai, giving his battered body time to recover from a succession of falls, returns to action at the start of Grand National week at Hexham today and can immediately return to winning form.
12:21pm Saturday 29th March 2014
12:14pm Saturday 29th March 2014
North Yorkshire horses filled the first four places in last year's Lincoln Handicap and while it may be asking for the impossible to predict a similar outcome to today's William-sponsored showpiece on the opening day of the Flat turf season, it is far from a remote possibility.
11:52am Friday 28th March 2014
8:51am Thursday 27th March 2014
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11:42am Wednesday 26th March 2014
11:25am Tuesday 25th March 2014
Sir Frank Morgan, who spent the whole of last year on the sidelines, has proved a revelation since returning to action this season and can make a successful journey from his North Yorkshire base to Southwell today.
5:13pm Monday 24th March 2014
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11:26am Saturday 22nd March 2014
Paul Hanagan, wintering in Dubai, makes a flying visit to Lingfield today and can be rewarded with a couple of winners on a valuable programme which also sees a North Yorkshire mare bidding to follow-up her success at the corresponding fixture 12 months ago.
10:47am Friday 21st March 2014
12:09pm Thursday 20th March 2014
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11:45am Wednesday 19th March 2014
Anyone who witnessed Tony McCoy hobbling around at the Cheltenham Festival last week after a couple of crushing falls might have thought the legendary jockey would be conspicuous by his absence for a little while in order to recover.
11:17am Wednesday 19th March 2014
11:45am Tuesday 18th March 2014
11:46am Monday 17th March 2014
1:22pm Saturday 15th March 2014
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9:47am Friday 14th March 2014