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Accidental Agent lined up for Alpha Centauri clash in Marois

Alpha Centauri will need to be at her best when she bids to complete a Group 1 four-timer at Deauville on Sunday, as Queen Anne Stakes winner Accidental Agent and With You, who bolted up in the Prix Rothschild just last week, were announced as intended rivals in the Haras de Fresnay-le-Buffard Prix Jacques le Marois rivals on Monday.

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Cox thrilled after finishing fifth in female riders' competition in Sweden

Georgia Cox finished fifth in the second edition of the lady jockeys' thoroughbred world championship, but got more from the experience than just riding a winner in Sweden.

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Mark Johnston: Dark Vision was so incredible that I can't stop watching the race

When a man on the verge of becoming the winningmost trainer in British racing history takes the time to watch a race over and over again you know he must think the horse in focus is pretty special.

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Peckham hoping Kestrel can fly on Dream Lodges Summer Raceday

Newbury Racecourse stages the inaugural Dream Lodges Summer Raceday on Tuesday with a seven-race card commencing at 1.45pm.

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Jim Bannon's Journal for Woodbine - Monday

Preview for Woodbine Entertainment Group's nine race All Weather and Turf programme featuring the $100,000 Victoriana Stakes on the E.P. Taylor Turf on Woodbine’s special holiday Monday program - selections by Jim Bannon - the nine race programme commences at 1.00pm Canadian EDT, 3.00am AEST Tuesday

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UPI Horse Racing Roundup

Weather played havoc with one of Saratoga's big weekends, forcing the postponement of two major turf races, but you'd never have known it by looking at Diversify after Saturday's Whitney.

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Line of Vision finds path to Eternal Search victory at Woodbine

Joey Gee Thoroughbreds’ Line of Vision collected her third stakes win facing Ontario-sired fillies in the $100,000 Eternal Search, the 1-1/16-mile co-featured stakes event on Sunday at Woodbine.

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Pegasus World Cup a target for Diversify after Whitney success

New York-breds finished first and second in the Whitney with favourite Diversify (Rick Violette/Irad Ortiz) making all from fellow Grade 1 winner Mind Your Biscuits on a rapid chase for home.

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'My heart is broken' – agony for Scott as Polydream collars James Garfield

The Prix Maurice de Gheest is run over a unique six and a half furlong trip and, but for that unconventional addition of 100 yards, George Scott's James Garfield would have made all for a famous first career Group 1 success.

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Round two: Appleby eager to beat Battaash again with Ascot hero Blue Point

Battaash is regarded by many as the fastest racehorse in the world after his Goodwood blitz but Charlie Appleby is relishing the opportunity to take him on in York's Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes with Blue Point.

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Goodwood record-breaker Cross Counter will head to Melbourne Cup

Charlie Appleby will aim Saturday's Gordon Stakes winner Cross Counter at the Melbourne Cup after his track-record-breaking exploits at Glorious Goodwood.

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Muskoka Wonder prevails in Clarendon Stakes at Woodbine

Conrad Farms’ Muskoka Wonder chased down favourite Crawl From the Bar to win the $125,000 Clarendon Stakes for Ontario-bred two-year-olds on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

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Goodwood and Qatar in talks over future of record sponsorship deal

Uncertainty has been raised about the future of what was billed as British racing's biggest-ever sponsorship deal after Sheikh Joaan Al Thani revealed Qatar's backing of Glorious Goodwood, which was announced as a ten-year arrangement, could conceivably end after just half that time in 2019.

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Galway - A 'deplorable' stable, a wall collision and 20 riders taking the wrong course

The content of stewards' reports is often unspectacular but this week at Galway there have been some highly unusual topics . . .

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Jim Bannon's Journal for Woodbine - Sunday

Preview for Woodbine Entertainment Group's 10 race All Weather and Turf track programme featuring featuring the $125,000 Clarendon Stakes, $100,000 Eternal Search Stakes and the $50,000 second leg of the Turf Endurance Series at Woodbine on Sunday - selections by Jim Bannon - programme commences at 1.00pm Canadian EDT, 3.00am AEST Sunday - watch the live online broadcast of the meeting

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Tiz Breathtaking blows by in the Shady Well Stakes

Windhaven Farms’ Tiz Breathtaking lived up to her name with a beautiful stretch run in the $125,000 Shady Well Stakes for Ontario-bred two-year-old fillies on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

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Karaka quinella in Winter Cup

Graduates of the Karaka sales complex finished first and second in the opening black-type race of the 2018-19 New Zealand racing season, the $100,000 Group 3 Winning Edge Presentations 121st Winter Cup (1600m) at Riccarton Park on Saturday.

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Stewards' report from Day Five of Glorious Goodwood on Saturday

Stewards' report from Day Five of Glorious Goodwood on Saturday - jockey William Cox suspended for whip use - crowd figures

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Busan takes center stage on Sunday

With Seoul off for the weekend, Busan takes center-stage on Sunday with a bumper 15-race program - the 12 race Australian broadcast commences at 11.45am AEST on Sky Racing1, from 12.10pm AEST on Sky Racing2, from 12.40pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and from 2.30pm AEST on Sky Racing2

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Busan's Sunday meeting preview

Busan's Sunday meeting preview - Class 1 (1200m) Handicap / KRW 110 Million - Finest Warrior beat four of these on his way to a comfortable class and distance victory on June 24th and he’ll be hot favourite to repeat here

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