Jockey stood down after allegedly steering horse so girlfriend could win

Jockey Josh Cartwright appeared to purposely crash into two horses, stopping them from overhauling the winning horse, ridden by his girlfriend.

Red Rum jockey Brian Fletcher dies

London (AFP) - Brian Fletcher, who rode the legendary Red Rum to two of his three Grand National victories before controversially losing the ride, has died aged 69 of cancer.

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Gold Cup champion Don Cossack retires

London (AFP) - Ryanair supremo Michael O'Leary suffered a second major blow to his jump racing ambitions this season as Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Don Cossack had to be retired because of a leg …

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Black Caviar's little girl will win races

Oscietra has been unable to emulate her famous mother Black Caviar with victory on debut but hasn't disappointed any of her connections with her third placing.

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Veteran racer hopes to be on cue in King George

London (AFP) - Doughty stayer Cue Card will endeavour to show his precociously talented novice stablemate Thistlecrack there's still life in the old legs in the King George VI Chase on Monday.

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