Jockey Lorna Brooke in ‘serious but stable’ condition after fall at Taunton

BREAKING NEWS: Amateur jockey Lorna Brooke is in ‘serious but stable’ condition after being airlifted to Bristol hospital following horror fall off a horse trained by her mother at Taunton Lorna Brooke fell from Orchestrated during a race at Taunton on Thursday Amateur jockey is in a ‘serious but stable’ condition in a Bristol hospital … Read more

Grand day out… legendary jockey Peter Scudamore and son Tom discuss the magic of the National

Tom Scudamore rides favourite Cloth Cap in Saturday’s Grand National, aiming to extend an amazing family record in the race which his grandfather Michael won on Oxo in 1959.  Tom’s champion jockey father Peter finished third on Corbiere in 1985 but he has been involved in training three winners.  Racing Correspondent Marcus Townend got Tom … Read more

Jockey Club faces ‘misogyny, racism and bullying’ complaints from staff

The Jockey Club is facing allegations of ‘misogyny, racism and bullying’ after complaints were lodged by staff over the behaviour of their colleagues.     The details of the complaints include senior figures within the 270-year-old organisation, which runs most of the country’s high-profile racecourses and has the Queen as its patron. Documents reveal that an employee complained … Read more

Jockey Michelle Payne looks unrecognisable in leather top at Melbourne Fashion Festival

Jockey Michelle Payne is completely unrecognisable as she skips the riding gear and dons an edgy leather top that shows off her bra and hint of cleavage at Melbourne Fashion Festival By Alisha Buaya For Daily Mail Australia Published: 07:14 GMT, 20 March 2021 | Updated: 07:14 GMT, 20 March 2021 Michelle Payne made history … Read more

Jockey Rachael Blackmore races into the record books… at a deserted Cheltenham Festival

Her first racing triumph, aged 13 and riding a pony, gave no hint that Rachael Blackmore would one day make history. But yesterday she entered the record books by becoming the first woman to win the Champion Hurdle, highlight of the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival. Miss Blackmore, 31, from Killenaule in County Tipperary, … Read more

Rachael Blackmore claim Cheltenham’s biggest EVER prize for a female jockey

Jockey Rachael Blackmore made history at Cheltenham today as she became the first woman to win the Champion Hurdle. The daughter of a dairy farmer and a teacher, the jockey, 31, from Killenuale in County Tipperary, was not reared in a racing family but has been competing professionally in horse racing since 2015.   Today Rachael, … Read more

Cheltenham-festival winning amateur jockey Rob James handed 12-month ban from racing

Cheltenham Festival-winning amateur jockey Rob James handed 12-month ban from racing – with the last eight suspended – after shocking video emerged of him jumping onto the back of a dead horse Rob James has been banned for 12 months by the Irish Horseracing Board A video of him climbing onto the back of a … Read more

FRESH SHAME FOR RACING: New video ‘shows jockey Rob James jumping on top of a dead horse’

Rob James, a jockey who won at Cheltenham in 2020 on a Gordon Elliott trained horse, has appeared in a shocking video where he appears to sit on a dead horse. Irish trainer Elliott has been temporarily banned from entering horses into British races and is being investigated by the British Horseracing Authority after a grotesque … Read more

Grand National-winning jockey Richard Guest kicked out of caravan home

Grand National winner turned racehorse trainer Richard Guest has been turfed out of his home in the former grounds of a country manor after a judge found he had turned the property into ‘a mess’. Mr Guest, who won the 2001 Grand National on Red Marauder, has been locked in a court fight with wealthy … Read more

Jockey, 24, trampled to death after horror fall during race in India 

Jockey, 24, trampled to death after horror fall during race in India Apprentice jockey Jitendra Singh had been competing at Hyderabad Race Club He fell from his horse, Gold Label, ten seconds into the race on Sunday  Singh, 24, was rushed to a nearby hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival  By Sophie Tanno For … Read more