Glorious Journey, a horse who never quite lived up to his seven figure price tag, belatedly showed himself to be a leading performer at the specialist seven furlong trip with the biggest victory of his career in Newbury's Group 2 Unibet Hungerford Stakes (August 17).
.Paul Mulrennan gave up a full card of rides at his home track - Thirsk - to travel from Yorkshire to Newbury where he was rewarded with victory on Scottish trained Orlaith in the day’s feature Listed Byerley Stud Stakes (August 16)
Unibet, part of the Kindred Group, one of the largest online gambling companies in the world, is to be the title sponsor of next weekend’s Hungerford Day at Newbury Racecourse - which features the Group 2 Unibet Hungerford Stakes run on Saturday, August 17.
Jonelle Price has won the Magic Millions British Open Championship CCI4*-S at Gatcombe Park aboard her 2018 Badminton winner Classic Moet (August 4).
Al Shaqab has extended itssponsorship of the Group 1 Lockinge Stakes held at Newbury Racecourse in mid-May each year - witha new five-year deal.
Sir Dancealot will attempt to secure himself a place in history at Newbury Racecourse on Saturday (August 17) when he aims to become the first horse in 50 years to win back-to-back runnings of the Group 2 Unibet Hungerford Stakes.
Richard Hannon hit a century of winners for the season in brilliant style when herecorded his first ever five-timer on a single card at Newbury on Tuesday at the track’sRacing to Recovery and a Brighter Future Charity Raceday.
Sir Mark Todd - almost certainly eventing's greatest ever athlete - has announced his retirement at the Camphire International Horse Trials in Ireland (July 28).
However, the horses gave the bookies a less than joyful evening.After their latest evening meeting (July 27), Salisbury Racecourse gave a lively crowd The Best of Wham.
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