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The British Horseracing Authority is responsible for the governance, administration and regulation of horseracing and the wider horseracing industry in Britain.


When I arrived at the July course on Saturday the news that greeted me was a huge gamble taking place on Ten Sovereigns, writes Stewart Copeland. Early morning quotes of 10/1 had soon disappeared and he’d displaced Advertise, his conqueror in last month’s Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot, as favourite for the Darley July Cup. Come late afternoon, those who had placed such faith in the colt were more than vindicated.

July Festival 2019 | Handicappers Blog


When I arrived at the July course on Saturday the news that greeted me was a huge gamble taking place on Ten Sovereigns, writes Stewart Copeland.

Investec Derby Festival 2019 | Handicappers Blog


Mark Olley breaks down the Group 1 action from Epsom, starting with a record-equalling seventh Derby success for Aidan O’Brien courtesy of Anthony Van Dyck…

Provisional changes to Taunton’s race programme for 24 April


The British Horseracing Authority has today announced two provisional new races at Tauton’s fixture on 24 April. This is because, in light of the current going and weather forecast, the ground may not be suitable for the two steeple chases currently programmed.

Master Minded one of the star turns on display in The Festival RoR parade


Master Minded, dual winner of the Queen Mother Champion Chase, will make his first appearance on a racecourse in over seven years when he joins the parade of retrained racehorses on Champion Day at The Festival at Cheltenham (Tuesday 12th March).

Cyrname looks the real deal


The star performance of the weekend was undoubtedly Cyrname’s runaway success in the Betfair Ascot Chase. Michael Harris assesses the performance…

Catriona Bissett of Nick Alexander’s Kinneston Stables crowned employee of the year at 2019 Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Awards


Following an inspiring evening celebrating the achievements of stud and stable staff from across the country at the Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Awards, Catriona “Catch” Bissett of Nick Alexander’s Kinneston Stables has been named as Employee of the Year 2019.

BHA thanks Animal Health Trust for making quick return to racing possible


The Chief Executive of the BHA, Nick Rust, has publicly thanked the team at the Animal Health Trust in Newmarket for their round-the-clock efforts to help British racing get back to normal.