International News

Reluctant travellers rewarded with classy Arc success but their heroine may have another international sojourn

ParisLongchamp hosted the biggest race of the season in France, many would argue in Europe, Sunday’s 2400m Group 1 Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, won imperiously by Alpinista, ridden to perfection by Luke Morris for

Life Is Good for Pletcher and connections heading into Breeders’ Cup Classic

By Duane Fonseca


American Hall of Fame trainer Todd Pletcher claimed a fourth Grade 1 Woodward Stakes success Saturday night after Life Is Good showed his rivals little mercy and dominated proceedings al

‘Home team’ struggle as main prizes leave Paris for UK & Ireland

ParisLongchamp’s eagerly awaited ‘Arc weekend’ kicked off on Saturday with the stayers taking centre stage, the official highlight, for fillies and mares, being the 2800m Group 1 Qatar Prix de Royallieu. The prize went across the

Prolific Newmarket afternoon for UAE owners highlighted by Fonteyn in Sun Chariot

Fillies & mares took centre stage at Newmarket on Saturday, the Group 1 Royal Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes, over the straight mile, the undoubted highlight and Fonteyn produced something of a surprise outcome under Neil Callan r

Gun Runners Society, Taiba shoot down opposition at Parx

By Duane Fonseca

Florent Geroux might not have ridden Society before, but with speed the main weapon of the 3yo Gun Runner filly, all he would ever have to do whilst partnering her in the Grade 1 Cotillion Stakes at Parx

Star juveniles shine on Newmarket's Juddmonte Day

Newmarket’s three-day Cambridgeshire meeting concluded on Saturday with a cracking card, highlighted by two 6f juvenile features, the fillies leading the way in the Group 1 Cheveley Park Stakes with William Buick landing the spoils in style

Big race doubles for Shadwell & Godolphin success for Bahrain as GCC owners enjoy prolific Friday afternoon at Newmarket

The second and middle fixture of the three-day Cambridgeshire meeting at Newmarket was a quality card, sponsored by Al Basti Equiworld, Dubai, officially featuring the Group 2 Joel Stakes over a mile. The valuable prize went to Mutasaabeq<

Stylish Nostrum stars at Newmarket

Thursday’s opening fixture of Newmarket’s three-day Cambridgeshire meeting featured the juvenile highlight, the 7f Group 3 Tattersalls Stakes, for colts and geldings with the exciting Nostrum maintaining his unbeaten r

Modern back in Breeders Cup contention after another Game win

Modern Games gained a third Group 1 in as many countries and booked a return to the Breeders’ Cup with an exhilarating success in the Woodbine Mile in Canada.