Sunday, July 5, 2020
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Serpentine wins the 2020 Investec Derby.

Bettors bitten in Investec Derby!

SERPENTINE, by Gallileo, produced an incredible display of front-running to win the Epsom Derby on Saturday as Aidan O’Brien became the most successful trainer in the history of the famous flat race. The 25-1 shot opened up a huge lead...
Love (Ryan Moore): What a filly she is!

Love is all you need!

LOVE was a convincing nine-length winner of the Oaks at Epsom on Saturday for jockey Ryan Moore and trainer Aidan O'Brien. The 1,000 Guineas winner completed a Classic double from stablemate Ennistymon, with Frankly Darling third. Love completed the journey...
Highland Chief. (racigandsports.com).

Timeform likes a Derby roughie

FORM authority Timeform gives Highland Chief (photo) a solid eachway chance in the Investec Derby at Epsom today. They write: “Highland Chief is bred to come into his own over middledistances, so it augured well for his prospects that he...

Buick and Doyle await Moore’s Derby call

WILLIAM Buick and James Doyle (photo) are in the frame to pick up Investec Derby rides for Aidan O'Brien's powerful squad, along with Adam Kirby. While Ryan Moore will get first pick of the Ballydoyle challengers, there could be some...

Owners allowed on UK racetracks from Saturday

OWNERS are set to be allowed to watch their horses compete on Epsom Derby day after Covid-19 rules were eased, reoorts The Mirror. The British Horseracing Authority plans to pilot new protocols at Southwell and Kempton on Wednesday, ahead of...
Enable: The great mare is back!

Enable is back in action on Sunday

ENABLE will make her seasonal comeback as one of a star-studded potential field of eight in the Coral Eclipse at Sandown on Sunday, with Ghaiyyath and Lord North among the possible challengers. Khalid Abdullah's outstanding mare started last season with...
Chester Williams, no time for silly rules.

Jockey bypasses Covid rules to travel

CONDITONAL rider Chester Williams is taking the letter of the law in France literally after finding a way to circumvent quarantine rules as he prepares to return to competitive action for the first time since jump racing in Britain...
Liam Treadwell. (irishracing.com)

Popular jump jockey dies

LIAM Treadwell has tragically passed away at the age of 34. The popular jockey famously rode 100-1 shot Mon Mome to victory in the 2009 Grand National at Aintree. Treadwell rode more than 300 winners during his career in the...
Francesca Cumani and Ed Chamberlin of ITV.

Innovative ITV gets record Royal Ascot viewership

BRITISH Racing is close to a new three-year deal with ITV after securing guarantees that major meetings will be shown on the broadcaster's main channel. The Daily Mail reports that ITV have been widely praised in four years as racing's...
Barclay Tagg, saddled his first winner in 1972.

Trainer Barclay Tagg (82) wins Gr1 Belmont Stakes

TIZ the Law won an unprecedented Belmont Stakes, claiming victory Saturday at the first race of a rejiggered Triple Crown schedule in front of eerily empty grandstands. He is the first New York-bred horse to win the Belmont since...