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Time to Test the Bookies

The Rockfel Stakes at Newmarket has produced some high class fillies in the past such as Mahogany and Finsceal Beo and tomorrow’s running showcases several that could go on to be classic contenders over the winter, Hawksmoor won well at Goodwood last time just getting up on the line but that race looked a poor Group 3 beforehand, there are three untested types, Godolphin’s Promising Run, Charles Hills’s Doubly Motivated and Sir Michael Stoute’s Thetis. 147 more words

Hat Panache

Hats are about emotion. It is all about how it makes you feel. I like hats that make the heart beat faster.  Philip Treacy OBE –  1,046 more words

Jane Austin Blog

A Day at the Races: How Dubai is Democratising Horse Racing

By Nabila Ramdani

THEY call horse racing “The Sport of Kings” and during my time in Britain I have certainly always associated it with Royalty. I ran into Queen Elizabeth II during my first visit to Ascot a few summers ago, and am used to seeing some of the richest people in the world during my trips to race tracks. 893 more words


A Treat Of A Day At Royal Ascot!

I have been meaning to share this lovely day from way back in June with you for some time now, so apologise for the long delay. 558 more words


The Royal Ascot

The Royal Ascot was something I wanted to attend from the moment we arrived. The Royal Ascot website describes the race like this:

Royal Ascot is Britain’s most valuable race meeting, attracting many of the world’s finest racehorses to compete for more than £5.5milllion in prize money.

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Go Dolphin Friendly

2.00 Goodwood – Racing History – 1pt Win at 11/4

The third day of Glorious Goodwood could spell a big day for Godolphin, they seem to have been hoovering up handicaps over the last month and they can start the day with another one via the lightly raced improver Racing History. 100 more words