Former amateur jockey JT McNamara dies, aged 41Irish jockey JT McNamara dies aged 41, more than three years after he was left paralysed from the neck down following a fall at the Cheltenham Festival.
Jul 26, 09:02
Six-time champion jockey Kieren Fallon retires to tackle "severe depression"Six-time champion jockey Kieren Fallon retires from racing to tackle "severe depression".
Jul 4, 10:05
Grand National winner Rule The World retiredThis year's Grand National winner Rule The World has been retired with immediate effect.
May 10, 16:33
Grand National winner Comply Or Die dies, aged 17Racehorse Comply Or Die, who won the 2008 Grand National at Aintree, dies at the age of 17.
May 10, 10:16
Rule The World wins Grand National ahead of The Last SamuriRule The World, a 33-1 shot, wins the Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree ahead of 8-1 joint-favourite The Last Samuri.
Apr 9, 17:27
Injured Ruby Walsh ruled out of Grand NationalRuby Walsh, due to ride Sir Des Champs at Saturday's Grand National, is forced to pull out of the event due to a fractured wrist sustained on Friday.
Apr 8, 20:31
Two horses die on day one of Grand National Festival at AintreeTwo horses – Clonbanan Lad and Marasonnien – collapse and die on day one of the 2016 Grand National Festival at Aintree.
Apr 7, 17:25
BHA disqualifies trainer Jim Best for four years, bans jockey Paul John for 150 daysThe British Horseracing Authority disqualifies trainer Jim Best for four years, while jockey Paul John is hit with a 150-day ban.
Apr 4, 19:01
Footballers 'seen urinating into glasses at Cheltenham Festival'Footballers Samir Carruthers and James Collins are facing investigations after the release of images that appear to show them urinating into glasses at Cheltenham.
Mar 16, 09:45
Victoria Pendleton to ride Pacha Du Polder at Cheltenham FestivalVictoria Pendleton will ride Pacha Du Polder in the St James's Place Foxhunter Chase at the Cheltenham Festival next week.
Mar 7, 11:57
Arctic Fire out of Cheltenham FestivalThe Willie Mullins-trained Arctic Fire will not compete at the Cheltenham Festival because of a chipped sesamoid bone.
Feb 23, 19:16
Darren Egan receives 12-year suspensionFormer jockey Darren Egan will serve a 12-year suspension after he is found to have deliberately lost races in July 2013.
Feb 8, 19:50
UK horse racing to switch from Channel 4 to ITV in 2017UK television coverage of racing is to shift from Channel 4 to ITV from 2017 after a £30m, four-year agreement was reached.
Jan 2, 09:52
Tony McCoy knighted in New Year's honours listLegendary jockey Tony McCoy is awarded a knighthood in the New Year's honours list.
Dec 30, 22:40
AP McCoy wins Sports Personality of the Year Lifetime Achievement awardLegendary jockey AP McCoy is named as the winner of the Sports Personality of the Year Lifetime Achievement award in Belfast.
Dec 20, 20:21
Coneygree to miss King George VI ChaseCheltenham Gold Cup winner Coneygree will miss the King George VI Chase on Boxing Day because of injury.
Dec 16, 10:11
Later start for Grand National to boost viewing figuresAintree officials confirm that the 2016 Grand National will start an hour later at 5.15pm in a bit to boost viewing figures for the famous steeplechase.
Dec 1, 11:37
Legendary jockey Pat Eddery dies, aged 63Legendary champion flat jockey Pat Eddery dies at the age of 63.
Nov 10, 09:27
Clare Balding to host Grand National coveragePresenter Clare Balding is to return as the host of Channel 4's coverage of next year's Grand National.
Oct 28, 14:57
Injury forces Robert Thornton into retirementJockey Robert Thornton is forced to retire from horse racing after failing to fully recover from a fall at Chepstow last year.
Sep 24, 10:10
Victoria Pendleton to race at BeverleyFormer Olympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton will feature in her second amateur race as a jockey at Beverley next Tuesday.
Sep 17, 10:13
Tony McCoy to come out of retirement to ride in charity raceTony McCoy confirms that he will come out of retirement briefly to ride in a charity flat race at Doncaster's St Leger meeting on Wednesday.
Sep 8, 09:11
Lewis Kerr plans speedway returnLewis Kerr plans on returning to speedway despite being involved in a crash that left him in a coma.
Sep 5, 14:19
Hayley Turner confirms retirementBritish racing's most successful female rider, Hayley Turner, has confirmed that she is retiring at the end of the turf season.
Sep 1, 13:26
Leading British female jockey Hayley Turner to retire from racing?Britain's leading female jockey Hayley Turner will reportedly retire at the end of the Flat racing season in November.
Sep 1, 09:07
Victoria Pendleton second on competitive amateur jockey debutVictoria Pendleton finishes second on her competitive debut as a jockey in the Betfair Novice Flat Amateur Riders' Handicap at Ripon.
Sep 1, 06:27
Victoria Pendleton handed amateur riders' licenceOlympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton is given an amateur riders' licence by the British Horseracing Authority.
Aug 27, 10:41
Ruby Walsh to make Australian debutJockey Ruby Walsh will make his Australian debut this weekend when featuring in the Australian Grand National at Ballarat.
Aug 6, 10:52
Racing commentator Sir Peter O'Sullevan passes awayFormer BBC racing commentator Sir Peter O'Sullevan passes away at the age of 97.
Jul 29, 17:26
Brian Toomey in line for returnJockey Brian Toomey will return to racing at Southwell on Sunday, two years after suffering severe brain injuries.
Jul 10, 20:35
Jockey Ryan Moore to miss rest of July Festival at Newmarket with neck injuryJockey Ryan Moore is ruled out of this weekend's July Festival at Newmarket with a neck injury.
Jul 10, 08:24
Kauto Star ashes to rest at Kempton ParkThe ashes of two-time Gold Cup winner Kauto Star will rest underneath his statue at Kempton Park.
Jul 8, 18:25
Rider Laura Collett 'bullied, hurt' by rumours of Kauto Star's deathRider Laura Collett says that she feels 'bullied and hurt' by rumours that she lied about the circumstances surrounding Kauto Star's death.
Jul 7, 09:25
Victoria Pendleton makes jockey debut at NewburyFormer Olympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton finishes in eighth place on her debut as a jockey at Newbury.
Jul 2, 20:05
Two-time Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Kauto Star put down, aged 15Two-time Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Kauto Star is put down at the age of 15 after suffering a pelvis fracture.
Jun 30, 09:46
Lady Cecil to retire from trainingLady Cecil, the widow of Sir Henry Cecil, confirms that she will retire from training at the end of the season.
Jun 25, 05:40
JP McManus hires Barry Geraghty as AP McCoy's replacementIrish jockey Barry Geraghty becomes JP McManus's leading rider, replacing the retired AP McCoy.
Jun 23, 05:13
Female jockey Christelle Zimmer dies after falling during race in FranceFemale jockey Christelle Zimmer, 25, dies after falling during a trotting race in France at the weekend.
Jun 22, 09:10
Stravagante put down after freak injuryStravagante is put down by vets after suffering a "freak injury" at Royal Ascot on Friday.
Jun 20, 12:59
Ryan Moore breaks Ascot winners record on AloftRyan Moore becomes the first post-war jockey to ride nine winners in a single Royal Ascot festival by winning the final race of day four aboard Aloft.
Jun 19, 17:41