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Gurkha set for a Glorious Goodwood: Second day preview and tips

The Gurkha can avenge his Royal Ascot defeat by seeing off Galileo Gold in the Qatar Sussex Stakes, the feature event on day two of Glorious Goodwood.

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Dutch Connection can win on  Day One of Glorious Goodwood. Photo:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Glorious Goodwood - first day preview and tips (for Tuesday, July 26)

Dutch Connection can take a starring role on the first of five days of top-notch action at Goodwood by landing the Qatar Lennox Stakes.

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Just like watching Brazil! Champion jockey Silvestre De Sousa, who hails from Brazil, will be gunning for lots of winners at Ascot and Goodwood.

Key stats to find big winners at Ascot and Goodwood

As busman’s holidays go, there can be few better than ones that take in the midsummer delights of Ascot and Goodwood.

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JUST LIKE WATCHING BRAZIL -- champion jockey Silvestre De Sousa, who hails from Brazil, will be gunning for lots of winners at Ascot and Goodwood.

Key stats to find winners of the big midsummer races at Ascot and Goodwood

As busman’s holidays go, there can be few better than ones that take in the midsummer delights of Ascot and Goodwood.

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Firmament, pictured wining The Surgo Construction Handicap Stakes at Newcastle in May 26, is tipped to score at headquarters on Saturday. Photo: Richard Sellers/PA Wire

Racing preview for Saturday, July 16

The Tin Man can make the most of a drop in class by returning to winning form in the bet365 Hackwood Stakes at Newbury.

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FESTIVAL FEVER -- the annual Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival kicks off on Saturday.

Prolific Mark Johnston aims to be Yorkshire Festival’s top trainer again

Star trainer Mark Johnston says he is hoping to become top trainer for a second successive season at this year’s Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival, which gets under way at Ripon on Saturday.

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Jockey Paul Mulrennan, who rode a winner and two seconds at York's big meeting last Saturday, is sure to be successful again during the Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival, which starts on Saturday. (PHOTO BY: Louise Pollard/Racingfotos.com)

Newmarket still the beating heart of racing

Ascot and Cheltenham might have evolved into the great gladiatorial theatres of racing. But our sport would be nothing without Newmarket.

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Tips and preview for Doncaster’s Thursday, July 14 evening race meeting

Tips and preview for Doncaster’s Thursday, July 14 evening race meeting

Fendale could be the surprise winner of the big race on Doncaster’s Thursday evening card.

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IN THE WINNER'S ENCLOSURE -- jockey Paul Mulrennan, who rode a winner and two seconds at York's big meeting last Saturday, is sure to be successful again during the Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival, which starts on Saturday. (PHOTO BY: Louise Pollard/Racingfotos.com)

Newmarket is still the beating heart of racing, 350 years on

Ascot and Cheltenham might have evolved into the great gladiatorial theatres of racing. But our sport would be nothing without Newmarket.

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Racing preview for Wednesday, July 13

Racing preview for Wednesday, July 13

Bastille Day can run out an aptly-named winner of Sandown’s Sky Bet Proud To Support RoR Handicap on the eve of the famous French National Day.

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RIDING HIGH -- jockey Lauren Steade with trainer Micky Hammond after her first ride in a competitive race.

Jockey ‘Little Loz’ is racing to success -- just like her grandad

Teenage horse-rider Lauren Steade, of Eckington, has realised her dream to become a jockey -- and to follow in the footsteps of her grandad.

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Racing preview for Tuesday, July 12

Racing preview for Tuesday, July 12

Doctor Kehoe has a sporting chance of claiming back-to-back renewals of the Dribuild Group Handicap at Bath.

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Limato, ridden by Andrea Atzeni, wins at  the 2015 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival at Doncaster. He is napped to win the Darley July Cup at Newmarket on Saturday.   Phot: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Limato can win July Cup - Saturday, July 9 preview

Limato drops back to six furlongs for the first time in over a year in the Darley July Cup but he can show he has lost none of his dash by landing the Group One showpiece at Newmarket.

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Racing preview for Friday, July 8

Racing preview for Friday, July 8

Euro Charline had to settle for second behind Amazing Maria at Newmarket last year, but she can avenge that defeat in the Tattersalls 250th Year Falmouth Stakes.

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Doncaster races preview and tips for Thursday, July 7

Doncaster races preview and tips for Thursday, July 7

Flash City can get the show on the road at Doncaster by winning the We-Fit! Worksop’s Insulated Conservatory Roofing Systems Handicap.

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Photo: Julian Herbert/PA Wire

Racing preview for Wednesday, July 6

Rock Steady posted a useful performance on his seasonal return and is the one to be with in the 32Red.com Handicap at Kempton.

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ECLIPSE OF THE SON -- Hawkbill (left), owned by Godolphin and ridden by William Buick, fends off odds-on favourite, The Gurkha, a son of super-sire Galileo, in Saturday's Coral-Eclipse Stakes at Sandown Park. (PHOTO BY: Racingfotos.com)

Godolphin and Hawkbill pick up Coral-Eclipse pieces as punters pray for the rain to stop

Has it stopped raining yet? And when it does, can we please have our Flat season back?

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LADIES DAY AT YORK -- the Ebor Festival at York in August is one of a succession of excellent summer meetings across the UK.

Racing: Your horses to pick this Summer

Boris’s Brexiteers have had their say and the depressing, duplicitous EU Referendum campaign has run its course at last.

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LADIES DAY AT YORK -- the Ebor Festival at York in August is one of a succession of excellent summer meetings across the UK.

From Goodwood to York -- improving horses to follow for the glorious British racing summer

Boris’s Brexiteers have had their say and the depressing, duplicitous EU Referendum campaign has run its course at last. Similarly, Roy’s Boys are on their way home as the final whistle is blown on another embarrassing European Championships.

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Racing preview for Tuesday, June 27

Line Of Reason secured his first win in a year at Beverley last time out and now he is back on form, he can add Hamilton’s EBF Stallions Soba Conditions Stakes to his CV.

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