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28 September 2018

Ferrier debuts on Tapeta at Newcastle this week

28 Sept 12 noon:  STOP PRESS: Ferrier: pulled a shoe off this morning and is a tad sore. Nothing to worry about but won’t go to Newcastle tonight. Hello Corinthians,  (if you’re not one already, become one now) Ferrier runs in the 8.45 at Newcastle tonight. You will have noticed that trainer Ian Williams has […]


15 September 2018

Seasonal flux as the last classic is run at Doncaster

They say that winter follows close behind the tails of the St Leger runners. This Saturday 15 September sees the last, and longest of the five English classics run at Doncaster. Over 30,000 racegoers are expected to watch a field of around a dozen three year old colts and fillies chase a prize pot of […]


25 June 2018

Frankel top sire at a happy and emotional Royal Ascot

With three winners, two seconds and five third placed horses at a fantastic Royal meeting, Frankel was the most successful stallion of the week. Racing can be an emotional experience and fans and owners alike will often shed a tear, not just when a horse wins but when a son or daughter of a favourite […]


23 May 2018

Corinthian Star's first day at school

She had been through her Barrier Trial at Lingfield of course and on her racecourse debut at Chepstow yesterday (22 May) Corinthian Star looked a picture. There was a worry about the ground beforehand. The official going was advertised as good to firm, however as the sun beat down on Chepstow’s undulating six furlongs, trainer […]


19 May 2018

Corinthian Star – 'a beauty'

If Corinthian Star’s ability on a racetrack is anything like her looks, then we have an exciting time ahead. When I called into Sylvester Kirk’s yard on Thursday (17th) to be introduced to the daughter of 2012 European Champion three-year-old colt Camelot, I fell in love. ‘She’s a beauty’ trainer Sylvester beamed. Looking glorious in […]