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Result: Wings of Eagles beats favourites to win Epsom Derby
Aidan O'Brien's 40-1 shot Wings of Eagles wins the Epsom Derby.
Jun 3, 17:33
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Can one-eyed horse win the Kentucky Derby?
The 143rd staging of the Kentucky Derby takes place this weekend with the possibility of an unlikely winner being crowned at Churchill Downs.
May 3, 16:36
A bookmaker takes bets on the Grand National at Aintree racecourse on April 06, 2013
One For Arthur wins Grand National
The 14-1 shot One For Arthur wins the Grand National at Aintree.
Apr 8, 17:31
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Young cancer sufferer Bradley Lowery awarded 41st place in Grand National
Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery is awarded an honorary 41st place in the Grand National as he continues his battle against cancer.
Apr 5, 11:10
A bookmaker takes bets on the Grand National at Aintree racecourse on April 06, 2013
The main contenders for the 2017 Grand National
The 2017 Grand National is fast approaching, but which horses are currently regarded as the main contenders to win the 170th staging of the famous race?
Apr 1, 09:12
Qualando ridden by Nick Scholfield clears the last fence on their way to victory in the Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle during Ladies Day at the Cheltenham Festival at Cheltenham Racecourse on March 11, 2015
An early betting guide to Cheltenham Festival
Whether you're attending the Cheltenham Festival or watching from afar, you'll need the inside track on who to back as early as possible.
Jan 23, 16:36
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Three-time Derby winner Walter Swinburn dies, aged 55
Walter Swinburn, the rider of Shergar and a three-time Derby winner, dies at the age of 55.
Dec 12, 19:44
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Jockey Freddy Tylicki "struggling and fighting" after being left paralysed
Jockey Freddy Tylicki takes to social media to admit that he is "struggling and fighting" after being left paralysed, but is grateful for the support.
Nov 15, 12:45
Sprinter Sacre is paraded at Newbury Racecourse on February 8, 2014
Sprinter Sacre retired from racing
Trainer Nicky Henderson announces that Sprinter Sacre - one of the greatest two-mile chasers of all time - has been retired due to a leg injury.
Nov 13, 15:25
Willie Mullins on the gallops at Cheltenham racecourse on March 09, 2015
Three-time Cheltenham Festival winner Vautour put down after "freak accident"
Three-time Cheltenham Festival winner Vautour is put down after breaking his leg in a "freak accident".
Nov 6, 21:17
All the runners clear the first fence in The John Smith's Grand National Steeple Chase at Aintree racecourse on April 06, 2013
Jockey Freddie Tylicki paralysed after horror fall at Kempton
Freddie Tylicki has a T7 paralysis, restricting him to just movement in the upper half of his body, following Monday's fall at Kempton Racecourse.
Nov 4, 21:14
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Jockeys Jim Crowley, Freddy Tylicki hospitalised with suspected spinal injuries
Jockeys Jim Crowley and Freddy Tylicki are taken to hospital following falls during a race at Kempton.
Oct 31, 16:55
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Jockey Henry Brooke out of induced coma
Jockey Henry Brooke is brought out of an induced coma after breaking his collarbone and suffering a suspected collapsed lung during a fall at Hexham racecourse.
Oct 9, 20:26
JT McNamara riding Teaforthree win The Diamond Jubilee National Hunt Steeple Chase on ladies day on March 14, 2012
Former amateur jockey JT McNamara dies, aged 41
Irish 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
Victoria Pendleton riding Royal Etiquette during the Betfair novice flat amateur race at Ripon Races on August 31, 201
Racing coverage will have new perspective, according to Cumani
Sara Cumani firmly believes that her daughter Francesca will bring "fresh eyes" to horse racing after she was named co-host of ITV's Flat Coverage in 2017.
Jul 20, 16:39
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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
Joseph O'Brien rides St Nicholas Abbey to victory in the Coronation Cup on Derby day at the Epsom Derby Festival, in Surrey, southern England, on June 1, 2013
Big names to miss out on Epsom Derby
Big names to miss out on Epsom Derby
May 25, 10:27
David Mullins rides Rule The World during the Grand National on April 9, 2016
Grand National winner Rule The World retired
This year's Grand National winner Rule The World has been retired with immediate effect.
May 10, 16:33
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Grand National winner Comply Or Die dies, aged 17
Racehorse Comply Or Die, who won the 2008 Grand National at Aintree, dies at the age of 17.
May 10, 10:16
David Mullins rides Rule The World during the Grand National on April 9, 2016
Rule The World wins Grand National ahead of The Last Samuri
Rule 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