20 Feb 2015 17:30
THE countdown is underway to what promises to be another marvellous Cheltenham Festival, and YOU could be there on the opening day next month thanks to Berkshire Media Group.
18 Feb 2015 11:30
THE Ascot Chase Raceday served up a treat of exciting National Hunt racing for young, progressive horses and Cheltenham pointers.
12 Feb 2015 17:30
TOP-rated Balder Succes and exciting novice Ptit Zig headline six runners for the £150,000 Grade One Betfair Ascot Chase (3.50pm) on Saturday, February 14.
4 Feb 2015 09:30
RACEGOERS are in for a Valentine’s Day treat with free entry to Ascot Racecourse.
15 Jan 2015 09:30
THE gaze of the horse racing world will be focused on Ascot Racecourse this Saturday for the long-awaited return of Sprinter Sacre.
24 Dec 2014 09:30
REVE De Sivola became the third stayer to win the Long Walk Hurdle three times at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday.
18 Dec 2014 17:30
REVE De Sivola will bid for a hat-trick of wins in the JLT Long Walk Hurdle at Ascot on Saturday.
12 Dec 2014 10:30
SIGN Of A Victory (5/1 favourite with Ladbrokes) is among 41 entries for the £150,000 The Ladbroke Hurdle, the famous Grade Three handicap hurdle run over two miles at Ascot on Saturday, December 20.
28 Nov 2014 18:30 • Sportsdesk
THE testing road to the Cheltenham Festival in March continues next month for some of the country’s leading hurdlers, and you could be at Cheltenham on Saturday, December 13 to get the festive season off to a brilliant start by watching one of the most valuable hurdle races in Europe, the £130,000 StanJames.com International Hurdle.
20 Nov 2014 17:30
WILLIE Mullins could fire a formidable twin assault on Ascot’s major Saturday prizes after Faugheen and Ballycasey were confirmed for the Coral Ascot Hurdle and the Amlin 1965 Chase.
9 Nov 2014 09:30
TEMPERATURES are falling but the jump racing season is hotting up with The Open meeting at Cheltenham just over a week away.
6 Nov 2014 18:30
THE first meeting of the new 2014/2015 Jumps season began with a bang on Saturday as Ascot welcomed the popular United House Group Day and annual firework spectacular.
16 Oct 2014 11:30 • Sportsdesk
NOBLE Mission, younger brother of the mighty Frankel, will try to emulate his older sibling and win the QIPCO Champion Stakes on QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot Racecourse this Saturday.
6 Sep 2014 13:30
ASCOT Racecourse has confirmed there will be an eighth Group One race at Royal Ascot from 2015.
18 Aug 2014 13:35
TEAM Europe, captained by Frankie Dettori, won the 14th annual Shergar Cup at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday.
15 Aug 2014 13:30
188BET, one of the UK’s prefereed destinations for online gaming and betting, has teamed up with the Slough Observer to offer 10 lucky readers a pair of tickets to Ladies Night at Royal Windsor Racecourse on Saturday, August 23.
7 Aug 2014 16:00
A GIANT racehorse created out of contortionists has been unveiled at Ascot Racecourse in celebration of the Shergar Cup this Saturday.
25 Jul 2014 06:30
TAGHROODA would be only the second Oaks winner to capture the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (Sponsored by QIPCO) in the same year if successful at Ascot this Saturday.
14 Jul 2014 12:11 • Gary Farmer
Bracknell has a long and rich association with horse racing, and with Ascots Summer of Champions and the King George Racing weekend drawing in the crowds at Berkshire, it’s not surprising that there seems to have been an increase in sports betting activities in and around the region.
5 Jul 2014 12:30
A MOUTH-WATERING clash between the most recent Arc and Derby winners could be on the cards for Europe’s mid-season middle distance championship - the £1-million King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on July 26.