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Arthur Kitt like a 'Phoenix through the flames'

It was a poignant success for connections after winning the 1400m Listed Chesham Stakes at Royal Ascot on Saturday with Arthur Kitt - the colt's dam Ceiling Kitty had died giving birth to him. Ceiling Kitty had won the G2 Queen Mary in 2012 for owner Andrew Black of Chasemore Farm and trainer Tom Dascombe.

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Going news, track conditions and form for Royal Ascot

Track conditions and form for Saturday’s meeting at Royal Ascot. The six race broadcast commences at 11.30pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central - Track Good to firm

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Jim Bannon’s Journal for Woodbine - Saturday

Preview for Woodbine Entertainment Group's meeting at Woodbine on Saturday, Sunday AEST, featuring the Grade 3 Singspiel Stake - selections by Jim Bannon - watch the Woodbine Racetrack live online broadcast of the meeting – Race 1 at 3.00am AEST, Race 2 at 3.38am AEST and Race 5 at 5.20am AEST are on Sky Racing1

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Ascot stewards' report

James Doyle on Main Edition suspended for two for whip use - track watering and crowd figures

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Alpha Centauri wins Coronation Stakes in course record

Trainer Jessica Harrington broke her Royal Ascot maiden tag in style on Friday, her Mastercraftsman filly Alpha Centauri, owned and bred by the Niarchos family, winning the Group 1 Coronation Stakes (1600m) by six lengths and in a course record time of 1m 35.89s from the Mark Johnston-trained Threading.

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Sir Michael's third winner of 2018 Royal Ascot comes in the form of Eqtidaar

Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum's Shadwell operation landed its second Group 1 Commonwealth Cup (1200m) since the race's inception in 2015, when Eqtidaar won the latest edition for trainer Sir Michael Stoute at Royal Ascot on Friday.

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Persian floors King Edward VII Stakes rivals

Godolphin's good week continued - as did that of Darley Stud - when Old Persian, a son of Dubawi, won the Group 2 King Edward VII Stakes (2400m) ay Royal Ascot on Friday.

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Johnson gets off to a flyer in Albany Stakes

Trainer Mark Johnston started day four of Royal Ascot 2018 on Friday as he finished day three - with a winner, Main Edition (7/1) coming late to win the Group 3 Albany Stakes (1200m) for the Middleham-based trainer.

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Going report, track conditions and form for Ascot

Track conditions and form for Friday's meeting at Royal Ascot - the six race broadcast commences at 11.30pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central.

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Da Silva can make up ground on absent leaders at Seoul on Saturday

The top of the Seoul Jockey’s Premiership has a somewhat unfamiliar look about it as we head towards the halfway point of the 2018 racing season - Kim Dong Soo and Lim Gi Won arre at the top of the table - hot on their heels though is Antonio Da Silva and with both Kim and Lim suspended this weekend, the Brazilian rider can make inroads into their lead

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Seoul's Saturday meeting preview

Race 5: Class 4 (1000M) Handicap - Argo Rocket has reached class 4 in double-quick time after a pair of victories, both at this level. She’s got talent but she’s going to have to improve if she is to maintain her 100% record here

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Takarazuka Kinen (G1) - Preview

After two weeks without a Grade 1 to headline Japan Racing Association racing, the Takarazuka Kinen steps in to give the fans one last thriller until top-level racing starts up again in late September.

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UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview

After weeks of attention on more storied venues, the focus of American racing shifts this weekend to Thistledown, where Flameaway and Lone Sailor bid to get their seasons back on track in the Ohio Derby.

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Be Vewy Vewy Quiet hunting return to form in Bold Ruckus

Be Vewy Vewy Quiet was among the best in his division at Woodbine as a two-year-old, winning a pair of sprint stakes and earning a Sovereign Award nomination - on Sunday, seven weeks out from a disappointing sophomore bow, Be Vewy Vewy Quiet will try turf for the first time in the $100,000 Bold Ruckus,

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Ascot stewards' report

James McDonald, the rider of Curiousity, suspended for 2 days for whip use and Colm O'Donoghue, the rider of Torcedor, also suspended for 2 days for using his whip - crowd up - track waterng on Thursday night

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Gosden lands first Gold Cup at Royal Ascot

The famous race was a rare omission from the illustrious CV of Newmarket-based John Gosden, but the four-year-old colt Stradivarius, owned and bred by Bjorn Nielsen and ridden by the inimitable Frankie Dettori, filled the vacancy in style

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O'Brien works his magic in Ribblesdale Stakes

Magic Wand's Group 2 Ribblesdale Stakes (2400m) victory provided trainer Aidan O'Brien with a quick-fire 25/1 double, following immediately on the heels of Hunting Horn's Hampton Court Stakes success at Royal Ascot on Thursday.

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Moore brings up 50th Royal Ascot winner

Ryan Moore rode his 50th Royal Ascot winner for one of the meeting's most successful partnerships when Hunting Horn landed the Group 3 Hampton Court Stakes (2000m) on Thursday.

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Wesley Ward wins Norfolk Stakes with Shang Shang Shang

British racing's finest American import, Wesley Ward, had not enjoyed the best Royal Ascot until Shang Shang Shang landed the Group 2 Norfolk Stakes (1000m) on Thursday.

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A classic Coronation in store on Friday

The heroines of all three 1000 Guineas - the mile Classic races for three-year-old fillies run at Newmarket, the Curragh and Longchamp - meet on Friday for the first time in the £500,000 Group One Coronation Stakes.

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