LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) - The Epsom Derby and Oaks will be run on the same day for the first time in history on Saturday after being postponed from June due to the coronavirus pandemic. AFP Sport picks three things to look out for: ENGLISH KING SEEKS DERBY CORONATION The favourite may have got a […]
#EPSOM DERBY - UK RACING: Trainer Andrew Balding bids to add another Derby fairy tale to family story
LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) - Trainer Andrew Balding grew up surrounded by memorabilia of his father Ian's 1971 Epsom Derby champion Mill Reef and on Saturday he hopes Kameko will emulate him in winning the "Holy Grail" of racing. The 47-year-old can go one better than his father if successful as Kameko comes to the […]
LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) - Hugo Palmer can follow in the footsteps of trainers like George Carver, Geoff Wragg and William Haggas if he wins the Epsom Derby at the first attempt with his runner Emissary on Saturday. The 39-year-old says he has been fortunate in the Derby being postponed from its original June date, […]
With the opening of the thoroughbred season at Monmouth Park days away, chief executive Dennis Drazin knows the odds are against the track making a profit. The coronavirus pandemic has idled the New Jersey shore facility for almost two months while officials in the hard-hit state waited for the risks from COVID-19 to subside. The […]
KINGSTON, Jamaica - The PREDICTION/ODDS for the race meeting of Sunday, July 5, 2020 is now posted on the Quickgallop.com site. To view press the PREDICTION/ODDS button at the top of the Quickgallop.com homepage.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - The FINAL PROGRAM for the 10 races on offer on Sunday, July 4, 2020 is now posted on Quickgallop.com. To view press the FINAL PROGRAM button at the top of the Quickgallop.com homepage.
THE ENTRIES for eight horses entered to race on Saturday at Santa Rosa Park were thrown out by the Arima Race Club (ARC) on Tuesday (June 30). This has come about because the horses were vaccinated for equine rhinopneumonitis, or tetanus vaccination, but their vaccination cards were not lodged with the Trinidad and Tobago Racing […]