Laurina and Paul Townend romped to the Mares Novices’ Hurdle at the 2018 Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Laurina is set to face just three rivals when she makes her eagerly anticipated return to action at Sandown on Saturday. The six-year-old made a huge(...)

A country pile with the perfect bloodstock pedigree is looking to extend its range by getting into the movie business. The owners, Lorna and Harry Fow(...)

 Leighton Aspell riding Many Clouds (yellow/green) clears the last to win The BetBright Trial Cotswold Steeple Chase from Thistlecrack (orange) at Cheltenham Racecourse at the weekend. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Out and about on Saturday afternoon, I followed the racing on Twitter. Circumstances had combined to make it a big day – time of year, arguably Chelte(...)

Many Clouds ridden by Leighton Aspell won the Crabbie’s Grand National  at Aintree in 2015. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty

Oliver Sherwood concedes his Grand National hero Many Clouds faces a “big ask” in next week’s €150,000 Lexus Chase but believes the Leopardstown trac(...)

Nina Carberry wins the St James’s Place Foxhunter Chase on On The Fringe (far left) for a second year while Victoria Pendleton (second from right) came home fifth  on Pacha Du Polder. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters/Livepic

Nina Carberry claimed a second straight St James’s Place Foxhunter Chase at Cheltenham on Enda Bolger’s On The Fringe as former British Olympic cyclis(...)

Many Clouds emphasised his claims of retaining the Grand National with victory at Kelso. Photograph: Getty

Many Clouds showed his wellbeing ahead of his bid to land the Crabbie’s Grand National for the second successive year with an impressive victory in th(...)

2015 Grand National winner Many Clouds has been entered again for this year’s race. Photograph: Getty

Last year’s winner Many Clouds features among 126 entries for the Crabbie’s Grand National on April 9th, with the Aintree feature attracting the highe(...)

Willie Mullins: plans a rare raid at Taunton today where Ruby Walsh will pilot Myska  in a mares novice hurdle

Punchestown officials are “very hopeful” of staging their traditional New Year’s Eve card despite predictions of up to 50mms of rain falling within 2(...)

Leighton Aspell rides Many Clouds on his way to the jockey’s second successive Aintree Grand National win. Photograph:  Clive Rose/Getty Images

Big-picture themes usually dominate the fallout from the Grand National, whether in welfare terms or the whip or farcical starts, but any long-term i(...)

Many Clouds gave Leighton Aspell his second consecutive Grand National win. Photograph: PA

Many Clouds won the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree for trainer Oliver Sherwood and last year’s winning jockey Leighton Aspell.Successful aboard P(...)

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