Horse Racing

Nicholls seeks success on Fontwell’s hunter-chase card

Paul Nicholls is among trainers seeking success as Fontwell Park switches its attention to hunter chase racing on Thursday evening.

Work In Progress and Harry Skelton on their way to victory / Picture by Clive Bennett

It’s all about King and Queen at Fontwell

Don’t stop me now! That could have been jockey Wayne Hutchinson’s battle-cry as he notched a Fontwell double on the night race-goers enjoyed a Queen tribute act.

The large crowd looks on over the Downs in the sunshine

Channon and Candy off to a flyer at Goodwood

Mick Channon got his Goodwood season off to the perfect start when October Storm won the track's first race of 2017.

VIDEO: Buckley ready for his final Goodwood season

Goodwood clerk of the course Seamus Buckley and his team have been working hard to get the racecourse ready for the season opener.


Goodwood all set for season opener - preview and tips

The good news for flat-racing fans is: Winter is over.

Gary Moore is hoping for more Fontwell success

Who’ll reign before the Queen party at Fontwell? Preview and tips

They’re back in action at Fontwell this evening, when race-goers can enjoy jump-racing action and a party in the paddock.

Goodwood bosses hope runners come from all corners of the globe in the future / Picture by Malcolm Wells

Goodwood goes global in hunt for best racehorses

Goodwood bosses have spent the winter globetrotting to try to secure some of the best horses in the world for their £5m festival week.

Brown Bear and Leighton Aspell on their way to victory / Picture by Clive Bennett

Gifford and Moore lead charge for Fontwell honours

Sussex trainer Nick Gifford was among the winners at Fontwell’s latest jumps meeting.

Action from last year's season opener at Goodwood / Picture by Malcolm Wells

Ready to go under starter’s orders at Goodwood

Plans are coming together for the start of what promises to be another flat-racing season to savour at Goodwood.

They're back in action at Fontwell / Picture by Clive Bennett

Friday action at Fontwell - our tips

They’re back in action at Fontwell again today with a seven-race card beginning at 1.50pm.

Shantou Village on the way to another Fontwell victory / Picture by Clive Bennett

Village people are happy again at Fontwell

Fontwell favourite Shantou Village did the business again at the track’s latest meeting.

Jim Crowley on the day he was crowned champion jockey / Picture by Clive Bennett

Champion jockey Jim signs up to Goodwood

Champion flat jockey Jim Crowley is the new ambassador for the 2017 season at Goodwood racecourse.

Remember Forever and Andrew Glassonbury on their way to victory / Picture by Nigel Bowles for Fontwell Park

Moore extends his Fontwell lead

Sussex trainer Gary Moore extended his lead in Fontwell’s top trainers’ table with another victory as the course hosted an absorbing afternoon of jump racing in warm spring sunshine.

The new stamp depicting Frankel

Frankel, Red Rum and other racing legends commemorated

Royal Mail today launches a set of special stamps that pay tribute to some of the world’s most successful racehorse legends - including some much-loved by Goodwood race-goers down the years.

The Moore camp - with Camping Ground - won the National Spirit Hurdle, but how will they fare this time? Picture by Clive Bennett

Which jockey and trainer will spring to Fontwell top spot?

Spring afternoon racing comes to Fontwell Park tomorrow with seven races.

Troops are set to see the action at Fontwell / Picture by Clive Bennett

Troops in line for Fontwell and Goodwood tickets

Fontwell and Goodwood are among racecourses across the country inviting members of the Armed Forces to join them at this season through the military charity Tickets For Troops.

Ms Parfois on the way to victory in the opener

Favourites prosper at Fontwell’s St Patrick’s raceday

Four favourites and one joint favourite were among the winners on Fontwell’s St Patrick’s race day.

Action from Fontwell's last meeting / Picture by Clive Bennett

Fontwell St Patrick’s raceday: preview and tips

A day after the Cheltenham Festival ends, you can keep the horse-racing spirit going at Fontwell Park on Saturday, when seven races will be complemented by a host of Irish fun.

A fun day is in store at Fontwell Park

Celebrate St Patrick's Day at Fontwell Park

After the biggest horse racing festival in the world comes to an end, keep the spirit alive at Fontwell Park for seven races and a host of Irish fun.


VIDEO: The Moores keep the National Spirit title in Sussex

Trainer Gary Moore and jockey son Josh claimed Fontwell’s richest race of the year, the totepool National Spirit Hurdle.

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