Boiling point: watch champion jockey rivals grapple with each other mid-race | Horse Racing News

Boiling point: watch champion jockey rivals grapple with each other mid-race | Horse Racing News

Muzi Yeni: angry at ‘unfair’ treatment South African rider Muzi Yeni has been banned for three months for attempting to take out his title rival Lyle Hewitson as a hard-fought battle for the country’s jockeys’ championship reached its peak. At a hearing in Johannesburg on Thursday Yeni was charged with intimidating and interfering with Hewitson when “he […]

Endurance test winners >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Endurance test winners >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(August 7, 2019) – One hundred and seventy one teams in the Rolex Fastnet Race were taking part in IRC Three and IRC Four, close to half of the record-breaking fleet for the 48th edition of this biennial classic. For these smaller/slower boats, endurance is key as they spend four days or more days along […]

Looking good for big boats >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Looking good for big boats >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(August 6, 2019) – Like a tap slowly being turned on, the quantity of Rolex Fastnet Race boats arriving in Plymouth has been steadily increasing since yesterday afternoon, with crews clambering off boats into the welcoming arms of the race office before heading off for a beer in the race village. Overnight some of the […]

Four fancies for Tuesday’s racing at Catterick

Four fancies for Tuesday’s racing at Catterick

2.00pm Catterick: Mischief Star @ 15/8 This looks a very weak maiden and although Mischief Star was disappointing at York last time, I still think he’s good enough to win this. He ran a very encouraging race on debut at Thirsk to finish third behind two useful types with winners in behind him in a decent […]

Leadville’s Sandoval wins Boom Days burro race, eyes Leadville 100 MTB and Buena Vista burro race next weekend

Leadville’s Sandoval wins Boom Days burro race, eyes Leadville 100 MTB and Buena Vista burro race next weekend

Marvin Sandoval of Leadville and his miniature burro Buttercup pose for a celebratory photo while awarded with championship honors after Sunday’s 71st annual Leadville Boom Days Pack Burro Race from Leadville to the top of Mosquito Pass.Antonio Olivero / aolivero@summitdaily.com LEADVILLE — It’ll be 113 miles of Rocky Mountain racing next weekend for Marvin Sandoval […]

Templegate’s racing tips: Chester and Market Rasen

I’M praying SERMON (nap) can do the business in Chester’s 2.00 He did well to get over from the widest draw over today’s course and distance in June and was a bit unlucky to get nutted right on the line. 1 Credit: PA:Press Association Tom Dascombe’s hope has bagged stall two this time and he […]