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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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Doncaster Races tips for Friday

Nezwaah lost little in defeat on her latest appearance at Newbury and can get back on the winning trail in the Betfred TV/EBF Stallions Hoppings Stakes at Newcastle.

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ROYAL ASCENT -- Dougie Costello, one of the few jockeys to rise from Jumps racing to ride a Group One winner at Royal Ascot, which he achieved last week.

The best bits from another memorable, truly international, Royal Ascot

Of the 295,007 people who went to Royal Ascot last week, it’s unclear how many intended to vote Brexit in the EU referendum.

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The best bits from another memorable, truly international, Royal Ascot

Of the 295,007 people who went to Royal Ascot last week, it’s unclear how many intended to vote Brexit in the EU referendum.

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Hold Tight (right) winning at Leicester last year, is tipped to score on the all-weather at Newcastle. Photo: Simon Cooper/PA Wire.

Racing preview for Thursday, June 22

Hold Tight flopped when tried on turf at Ascot last time but a return to the all weather at Newcastle can see him regain the winning thread in the Betfred “Home of Goals Galore” Handicap.

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Racing preview for Wednesday, June 22

Salisbury and Carlisle serve up a veritable feast of midweek action with Combative taken to defy his relative inexperience with victory in the feature Whitsbury Manor Stud Bibury Cup at the first-named venue.

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Racing preview for Tuesday, june 21

Racing preview for Tuesday, june 21

Peterhouse appears to have a particular affinity for Beverley so it would be dangerous to ignore him in the Jamie Gordon The Big 40 Handicap at the Westwood venue.

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Mattmu, right,  ridden by David Allan is napped to win the Diamomnd Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot on Saturday. Photo: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Mattmu to cause big shot on last day of Royal Ascot

Mattmu can cause a sizeable upset in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes, the feature race on the final day of Royal Ascot.

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Quiet Reflection (centre) is tipped to score at Royal Ascot. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Choreographer set for Royal Ascot victory - fourth day preview

Both Quiet Reflection and Jet Setting are likely to be skinny prices on day four of Royal Ascot, but it is hard to look beyond either filly in their respective heats.

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Pallasator (centre), ridden by Osin Murphy, wins the BetVictor Henry II stakes at Sandown last month. He is our nap on the third day at Royal Ascot. Photo: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

12/1 shot tipped for Gold Cup shock at third day of Royal Ascot

Pallasator, estimated at 12/1 in early market forecasts, can spring a huge surprise by claiming the Gold Cup In Honour of The Queen’s 90th Birthday, the highlight on day three of Royal Ascot on Thursday.

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Devonshire, pictured winning the Lanwades Stud Stakes at the Tattersalls Irish Guineas festival at the  Curragh last month, is our Nap selection on the second day of Royal Ascot. Photo: PA Wire

Royal Ascot second day preview

A Shin Hikari is unlikely to be much of a price for the Prince of Wales’s Stakes but it is hard to look past him in the feature event on day two of Royal Ascot ob Wednesday, June 15.

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FASHION AND FORM -- ladies' day at Royal Ascot means dressing up for the occasion and trying to pick a few winners!

ROYAL ASCOT 2016: exclusive race-by-race tips and stats for all five days

Around about the time of Euro 2012, Sky Sports’ pundit Paul Merson, in his own inimitable fashion, declared: “For me, Leighton Baines is the best left-back in the world right now.”

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Trainer Kevin Prendergast with Awtaad after winning The Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas  at the  Curragh last Month. The horse is tipped to score again on the first day of Royal Ascot.  Photo: PA Wire.

Awtaad to be star on first day of Royal Ascot

Awtaad can prove the star turn in the St James’s Palace Stakes on a glittering opening day of Royal Ascot on Tuesday, June 14.

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Kimberella is pipped by Caspian Prince  in the Epsom Dash last Saturday. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire.

Racing preview for Saturday, June 11

Kimberella can exorcise the ghost of a genuine hard-luck story at Epsom by winning the William Hill Scottish Sprint Cup at Musselburgh.

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Racing preview for Thursday, June 9

Bashiba is shortlisted for the Steve & Liam Neal’s Super Sprint Handicap at Haydock.

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Racing preview for Wednesday, June 8

Yarmouth swings back into action following well-documented ground issues and Singyoursong can prove the star of the show at the seaside in the Thurlow Nunn Vauxhall Dealer of Great Yarmouth Fillies’ Handicap.

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BY ROYAL APPOINTMENT -- Frankie Dettori sporting the royal silks on a winner owned by The Queen. Jockey, colours and owner are sure to be to the fore at Royal Ascot next week.

Derby and Oaks wins were Classic examples of triumph over adversity

Talk about triumph over adversity. That’s the only way to describe the heroic victories of HARZAND and MINDING in the Epsom Classics over the weekend.

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Racing preview for Tuesday, June 7

Sightline is bred to be better than her rivals in the EBF Stallions Breeding Winners Margadale Fillies’ Handicap at Salisbury and she can continue her progression.

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