International Racing

July 31, 2017
The 3-year-old filly Winter hasn't raced in more than five weeks this summer, but during her down time her stock has gone up, and she figures a solid favorite Thursday at Goodwood, where Winter meets older rivals for the first time while stretching out ...
This is the time of year when 3-year-olds in Europe leave the playpen of age-restricted stakes to take on elders in open races, and to keep the fight fair, British racing imposes taxing penalties on the older set. The 3-year-old filly Enable, for ...
July 30, 2017
Roly Poly struggled to find herself this spring, but she is rolling now. At Deauville Racecourse on Sunday she won her second straight Group 1 by beating older female rivals in the Prix Rothschild.
Big Orange was part of the most thrilling finish of the Royal Ascot meeting in June, winning the Group 1 Ascot Gold Cup at 2 1/2 miles by a nose. The popular 6-year-old gelding will start as a heavy favorite Tuesday in another marathon turf race, the ...
July 29, 2017
The 3-year-old filly Enable is at the top of European racing. On Saturday, Enable won her third consecutive Group 1 race, and her first start against older males, in the $1,508,340 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot in England.
July 28, 2017
Qemah will try to win the Group 1 Prix Rothschild on Sunday at Deauville Racecourse in France for the second year in a row.
July 27, 2017
Enable, the winner of the English Oaks and Irish Oaks in recent starts, will be favored Saturday to become the third female in the last six years to win the Group 1 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot Racecourse in England.
July 17, 2017
Total betting during the 88-day Hong Kong racing season that ended Sunday was up 10.7 percent, in part because of a five-day increase in the number of race days, according to figures released by the Hong Kong Jockey Club on Sunday.
July 15, 2017
The 3-year-old filly Enable won her second consecutive Group 1 race in the $455,960 Irish Oaks at the Curragh and Harry Angel won his first Group 1 in the $646,650 July Cup for sprinters at Newmarket, England, on Saturday.
July 14, 2017
The late Rapper Dragon was recognized as the Horse of the Year in Hong Kong for the 2016-17 season in a ceremony on Friday night.