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Royal Ascot Day 4 Racing Tips
The going remains soft for the fourth day of Royal Ascot on Friday 17/06/16 with the action due to get under way at 2.30pm
Royal Ascot Day 3 Racing Tips
Royal Ascot Day 3 racing tips 16/06/16 : The Ascot Gold Cup
Royal Ascot Day 2 Racing Tips
Royal Ascot Day 2 Racing Tips 15/06/2016 : The feature race on day 2 of Royal Ascot on Wednesday is the Group 1 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at 4.20.
Royal Ascot Day 1 Racing Tips
Royal Ascot Day 1 Racing Tips 14/06/2016 : Royal Ascot 2016 gets under way on Tuesday with a six-race card featuring three Group 1 races.
The current going is officially good to firm at Ascot for Saturday’s card which gets under way at 1.55
Racing and betting previews for Ascot, Friday 06 May 2016
Racing and betting previews for Ascot on Wednesday 27 April 2016
Ascot 03/04/2016 – Spencer Lea can outstay rivals
The 4.55 at Ascot on Sunday is a handicap hurdle for Conditional Jockeys’ over three miles. Spencer Lea up 5lbs for Sandown run There is a big field of 16 runners, nine of which...
Ascot 03/04/2016 – Shotavodka favourite for Veterans’ Chase
The 4.20 at Ascot on Sunday is a handicap chase over three miles for horses aged ten years and upwards. Shotavodka raised 12lbs for impressive Newbury win David Pipe saddles the favourite in Shotavodka,...
Ascot 03/04/2016 – Adrien Du Pont can defy top weight
The 2.35 at Ascot on Sunday is the £40,000 Coutts Juvenile Handicap Hurdle over two miles. Adrien Du Pont tops Ascot weights for Paul Nicholls The race is restricted to four-year-olds with top weight...
Ascot 03/04/2016 – What’s The Scoop to atone for Sandown defeat
All eyes will be on the Nicky Henderson-trained What’s The Scoop in the opening race at Ascot on Sunday. What’s The Scoop to be partnered by De Boinville at Ascot The six-year-old made his...
Horse racing and betting previews for Ascot on Saturday 20 February 2016
Ascot stages a top quality National Hunt meeting on Saturday featuring the £150,000 Betfair Ascot Chase at 3.35
Racing and betting previews for Ascot on Saturday 23 January 2016
Vroum Vroum Mag bids to extend unbeaten run... Un De Sceaux special price for new Betfair customers...
Racing and betting previews for Ascot on Saturday 19 December 2015
Ladbroke Hurdle, Ascot Silver Cup, Long Walk Hurdle...
Ascot Tips and Racing Previews
Previews and betting tips by Harvey Mayson for Friday's meeting at Ascot.
Ascot Tips and Previews for Champions Day
Ascot Tips and Previews for Friday 02/10/15
The 4.35 at Ascot on Friday is a seven furlong handicap for three-year-olds with nine runners set to go to post. Flying Hammer William Haggas saddles the favourite with the hat-trick seeking Flying Hammer,...
Ascot Tips and Previews for Friday 02/10/15
The going is officially good, good to soft in places, ahead of Friday’s meeting at Ascot. The action gets under way at 2.20 with a very competitive seven furlong handicap with the weights headed...
Ascot Tips and Previews for Saturday 05/09/15
Chris Wall saddles the hat-trick seeking Mr Win, a four-year-old gelding by Intikhab out of Midnight Oasis by Oasis Dream.
He was second at Goodwood and Newmarket before gaining reward for his consistency when holding Buckstay by a head at the Suffolk track. He was put up 3lbs...
Ascot Tips and Previews for Friday 04/09/15
The 4.20 at Ascot on Friday is the one-mile Stella Artois Handicap for three-year-olds and upwards with eight runners set to face the starter. Secret Brief The one to be on here could be...
Ascot Tips and Previews for Friday 04/09/15
The 3.10 at Ascot on Friday is a ten furlong maiden for three-year-olds and upwards with ten runners set to go to post. Mediation Roger Varian saddles Mediation, a filly by Azamour out of...
Ascot Tips and Previews for 10/07/15
Ascot stages a seven-race card on a busy Friday afternoon with top quality action also taking place at Newmarket and York.
King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2015
The Group 1 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes is one of the top mile and a half races in the calendar. The 1975 clash between Grundy and Bustino is still widely regarded as the finest horse race of all time. Other great winners include The Minstrel (1977), Troy (1979), Shergar (1981), Dancing Brave (1986) and Nashwan (1989). Read our preview for the 2015 event
Royal Ascot 2015: The Countdown is on
Royal Ascot is the richest flat meeting in Britain with eighteen Group races and over £5.5 million in prize money on offer. Here is a preview of some of the highlights at this year’s five-day festival.
Royal Ascot 2015: Queen Alexandra Stakes
The Queen Alexandra Stakes brings the curtain down on five days of top quality racing action at Royal Ascot. The race is due off at 5.35 and is one of the longest races in the flat racing calendar at almost two and three-quarter miles. Wicklow...
Royal Ascot 2015: Wokingham Stakes
The 5.00 at Royal Ascot on Saturday is the Wokingham Stakes, one of the most competitive handicap races of the week. The six-furlong contest is one of the most prestigious sprint handicaps of the season with £175,000 of prize money on offer....
Royal Ascott 2015: Diamond Jubilee
The feature race on the final day of Royal Ascot on Saturday is the Diamond Jubilee Stakes over six furlongs at 4.20. Australian raiders have a good record in this race with Choisir breaking the ice in 2003 and most recently the great Black...
Royal Ascot 2015: Hardwicke Stakes
Sir Michael Stoute's 'Telescope' was a very easy winner of the Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot last year and looks set for a repeat win
Royal Ascot 2015: Wolferton Handicap
The 3.05 at Royal Ascot on Saturday is the Wolferton Handicap over a mile and a quarter. Fire Fighting The weights are headed by Mark Johnston’s Fire Fighting, a four-year-old gelding by Soldier Of Fortune. He has won six of his 37 races and...
Royal Ascot 2015: Chesham Stakes
The final day of Royal Ascot begins at 2.30 on Saturday with the Listed Chesham Stakes for two-year-olds over seven furlongs. Dessertoflife Trainer Mark Johnston saddled the first two-year-old winner of the week with Buratino in the Coventry...
Royal Ascot 2015: Queen’s Vase
The final race on the card at Royal Ascot on Friday is the Queen’s Vase over two miles for three-year-olds. Aloft, Aidan O’Brien has a strong hand with six entries including one-time Classic hope Aloft. The son of Galileo was runner-up to Elm...
Royal Ascot 2015: Duke Of Edinburgh Stakes
Hughie Morrison looks to have targeted the Duke Of Edinburgh Stakes with the grey Arab Dawn who can reverse Newmarket form with Astronereus
Royal Ascot 2015: Coronation Stakes
His Highness The Aga Khan has a great chance of a Royal Ascot winner on Friday with French Guineas winner Ervedya in the Coronation Stakes
Royal Ascot 2015: Commonwealth Cup
Trainer Wesley Ward sent over Hootenanny to win at last year's Royal Ascot meeting and returns with the same horse in the Commonwealth Cup
Royal Ascot 2015: King Edward VII Stakes
The 3.05 at Royal Ascot on Friday is the King Edward VII Stakes, a Group 2 race for three-year-old colts over a mile and a half. Stravagante The Sir Michael Stoute-trained Stravagante is likely to head the market, supplemented after winning an...
Royal Ascot 2015: Albany Stakes
Day four of Royal Ascot on Friday begins at 2.30 with the Group 3 Albany Stakes for two-year-old fillies over six furlongs. Illuminate Richard Hannon has a very strong team of two-year-olds at the meeting including Illuminate, a filly by Zoffany...
Royal Ascot 2015: King George V Stakes
The final race at Royal Ascot on Thursday is the King George V Stakes, a handicap for three-year-olds over a mile and a half due off at 5.35. Rocky Rider The weights are headed by Rocky Rider, trained by Andrew Balding. The son of Galileo was a...
Royal Ascot 2015: Brittania Handicap
The 5.00 at Royal Ascot on Thursday is the one-mile Britannia Stakes, a very competitive three-year-old handicap. Mutarakez Trainer Brian Meehan is confident of a bold run from Mutarakez as he bids to complete a four-timer. The son of Fast...
Royal Ascot 2015: The Ascot Gold Cup
Mizzou can storm to Ascot Gold Cup glory
The feature race at Royal Ascot on Thursday is the Group 1 Gold Cup over two and a half miles at 4.20. Forgotten Rules The betting market has a lopsided look with the favourite, Forgotten Rules, not yet certain to line up because of the ground....
Royal Ascot 2015: Ribblesdale Stakes
The third race on the card at Royal Ascot on Thursday is the Group 2 Ribblesdale Stakes for fillies over a mile and a half. Pleascach Jim Bolger saddles the hot favourite here in Irish 1000 Guineas winner Pleascach. The daughter of Teofilo...
Royal Ascot 2015: Tercentenary Stakes
Royal Ascot continues on Thursday with a top class card featuring the Ascot Gold Cup. The Tercentenary Stakes is a Group 3 contest over a mile and a quarter for three-year-olds and is due off at 3.05. Peacock Her Majesty The Queen received...
Royal Ascot 2015: Norfolk Stakes
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Thursday is Gold Cup day at Royal Ascot with an excellent supporting card that includes the Ribblesdale Stakes. The action begins at 2.30 with the Norfolk Stakes, a Group 2 race for two-year-olds over five furlongs. King Of Rooks Richard...
Royal Ascot 2015: Sandringham Handicap
The final race on the second day of Royal Ascot on Wednesday is the Sandringham Handicap, a Listed contest for fillies over a mile. Osaila Heading the weights here is Richard Hannon’s Osaila, winner of the Nell Gwyn at Newmarket in April and...
Royal Ascot 2015: Royal Hunt Cup
The Royal Hunt Cup at 5.00 on Wednesday is one of the big betting handicaps of the week at Royal Ascot. Speculative Bid Veteran Trainer David Elsworth saddles one of the leading fancies in Victoria Cup winner Speculative Bid, a four-year-old by Excellent Art. He made winning reappearance at Kempton…
Royal Ascot 2015: Prince of Wales Stakes
The Group 1 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot at 4.20 on Wednesday is a ten furlong race with over £500,000 of prize money on offer. California Chrome The star attraction is America’s California Chrome, the winner of last year’s Kentucky...
Royal Acot 2015: Duke of Cambridge Stakes
Sir Michael Stoute has won the Duke Of Cambridge Stakes at Royal Ascot four times in eleven years and saddles two runners on Wednesday with Integral and Bragging. The race is confined to fillies and mares of four years and upwards over...
Royal Ascot 2015: Jersey Stakes
The second day of Royal Ascot on Wednesday opens with the Group 3 Jersey Stakes over seven furlongs. Ivawood This race has been won by Irish-trained horses for the past three seasons with Aidan O’Brien’s victories with Ishvana...
Royal Ascot 2015: Queen Mary Stakes
The second race at Royal Ascot on Wednesday is the Group 2 Queen Mary Stakes for two-year-old fillies over five furlongs. Ring Of Truth The race has been won by some high class fillies over the years including Forest Flower, Marling, Lyric...
Royal Ascot 2015: Windsor Castle Stakes
The final race on the opening day of Royal Ascot is the Listed Windsor Castle Stakes for two-year-olds over five furlongs. Acapulco American Trainer Wesley Ward has struck twice in this race in previous years with Strike The Tiger (2009) and Hootenanny (2014). He is likely to be represented here by…
Royal Ascot 2015: Ascot Stakes
The 5.00 at Royal Ascot on Tuesday is the Ascot Stakes, an all-aged handicap over two miles. In recent seasons, the race has been dominated by National Hunt trainers seizing the opportunity to win a valuable staying prize. Hurricane Higgins...
Royal Ascot 2015: St James Palace Stakes
Aidan O'Brien's Gleneagles has won the English and Irish 2000 Guineas and now seeks to add the St James's Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot
Royal Ascot 2015: King’s Stand Stakes
The third race on the card at Royal Ascot on Tuesday is the Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes over five furlongs. Australian-trained horses have enjoyed success in this race four times with Choisir, Takeover Target, Miss Andretti and Scenic Blast
Royal Ascot 2015: Coventry Stakes
Jim Bolger and Kevin Manning won the Coventry Stakes with Dawn Approach in 2012 and can do so again with Round Two at Royal Ascot on Tuesday
Royal Ascot 2015: Queen Anne Stakes
The action begins on Tuesday at 2.30 with the Queen Anne Stakes over a mile. Recent winners include Champion milers Goldikova, Canford Cliffs and Frankel and this year’s race looks up to the highest standard.