THE British Horseracing Authority expects to decide on Thursday evening whether racing can go ahead on Friday following the outbreak of equine influenza.
Race meetings at all British racecourses have been cancelled on Thursday due to an outbreak of equine flu.
TIGER ROLL has won the Grand National. It was a photo-finish at Aintree, with Pleasant Company coming in second. The 10/1 pick, with jockey Davy Russell, is also a three-time Cheltenham Festival winner. It’s the second Grand National win for trainer Gordon Elliott.
AS punters saddle up for the return of the Grand National on Saturday 14th April, historical research into previous winners finds that Virgilo has the best chance of stealing the £561,000 prize.
SCOTLAND'S association with horse racing is long and varied.
ROYAL ASCOT is famous not just for horse racing, but also the outlandish fashion on display.
A FORMER squaddie has gone from living rough to landing a prized place on a prestigious jockey apprenticeship.
SCOTTISH racing fans were enjoying a betting bonanza last night after the country’s first Grand National win in 38 years.
MILLIONS of us will tune into ITV’s coverage of the Grand National on Saturday, irrespective of whether or not they’re horse-racing fans.
NOT only has spring sprung some glorious weather to the UK so far, but there is also a plethora of great sporting action to look forward to.
PUPILS are being given the chance to harness their maths skills by swapping the classroom for the racecourse.