Bill Mott

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Maximum Security and jockey Luis Saez (pink colours) battle for position on the turn with (from left) Country House, War of Will  and Code of Honor during the  145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs  in Louisville, Kentucky. Photograph:  Andy Lyons/Getty Images

This has not been American horse racing’s finest hour: dead horses at Santa Anita Park and consternation among horse people that they can treat their (...)

Seamie Heffernan riding Idaho to win The Betway Great Voltigeur at York last August. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

With Ryan Moore on duty for the Queen in the Hardwicke Stakes, Seamus Heffernan is on board the Ballydoyle hope Idaho who will try to get one over on(...)

 Arrogate, ridden by jockey Mike Smith, digs in to pip California Chrome in the Breeders’ Cup Classic. Photograph: Getty

European raiders were out of luck as Tourist denied Tepin back-to-back wins in the Breeders’ Cup Mile at Santa Anita. Hopes were high for the Henry C(...)