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News tagged "global-village"

Eton primed for International exam

PA Sport 1:30pm, Mon 16 Jul 2012

Eton ForeverEton Forever will return to Ascot for the Betfair Summer Double International Handicap on Saturday after giving Roger Varian his first victory at the Royal meeting last month.

Eton storms the Palace

PA Sport 6:30pm, Fri 22 Jun 2012

Eton Forever (left) gets the job doneTrainer Roger Varian notched his first Royal Ascot winner when Eton Forever defied a big weight in the Buckingham Palace Stakes. The five-year-old, drawn on the far side, had started to become a little disappointing since winning the Spring Mile at Doncaster last year, but thrived at the Berkshire circuit.

Weekend Round Up

GG.COM 7:50am, Mon 14 May 2012

Lingfield trials day had to be switch to the all-weather track on Saturday but this didn't dampen the aspirations of Vow, who catapulted herself to near the market head after a striking performance in the Betfred Oaks Trial Stakes for William Haggas and Johnny Murtagh.

Ellison goes Global at Ascot

PA Sport 6:00pm, Sat 12 May 2012

Global VillageBrian Ellison has had his horses in cracking form through the spring and the Malton trainer landed another big prize as Global Village claimed the Betfred Victoria Cup at Ascot.

Bell hoping King can reign

PA Sport 2:00pm, Thu 10 May 2012

King Of Jazz (right)Michael Bell is expecting a good run from King Of Jazz in the Betfred Victoria Cup at Ascot on Saturday. The four-year-old gelding showed decent form when trained by Richard Hannon and made a promising start to his career with Bell when a strong-finishing third to Colonel Mak over six furlongs at Doncaster six weeks ago.

Weekend Round Up- Saturday!

GG.COM 12:34pm, Mon 23 Apr 2012

The Greenham Stakes meeting at Newbury on Saturday offered up some potential clues to the flat season ahead. Ayr played host to the Scottish Grand National and again it was a thoroughly enjoyable meeting which highlighted the strength and passion behind the current Northern NH scene.

Fury all the rage in Spring Cup

GG.COM 11:48am, Sat 21 Apr 2012

Fury is all the rage to land the Spring Cup today after a fine reappearance in the Spring Mile. William Haggas's gelding should run another big race and is a worthy favourite on the pick of his form.

Mull seeks Spring consolation

PA Sport 2:30pm, Fri 20 Apr 2012

Mull Of Killough is just held by Brae Hill in the LincolnJane Chapple-Hyam is keeping her fingers crossed Mull Of Killough can gain some compensation for his agonising Lincoln defeat in the the Berry Bros & Rudd Magnum Spring Cup at Newbury.

Wind bias ruined Rose's chance on seaside outing

Andrew Mount 8:45am, Wed 18 Apr 2012

Trend Horses review Exeter (Tuesday 17 April) Easter Meteor justified 10-11 favouritism in the 2m4f Magners Golden Draught Novices' Chase, making all to score by just over a length from second favourite Webberys Dream, despite jumping out to his left in the closing stages.

Kylladdie can go one better

Andrew Mount 6:10pm, Tue 28 Feb 2012

Trend Horses review Plumpton (Monday 27 February) It's usually very difficult to come from off the pace in chases here and, going into this meeting, the last seven winners of 3m2f handicap chases had earned the comments.