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8:14am Monday 21st July 2014

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7:35am Monday 21st July 2014

Monday means evening racing at Windsor and Mythical Madness (6.55) is taken to go one better than when runner up at Redcar on his racecourse debut when finishing with a rare flourish.

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7:32am Monday 21st July 2014

Colourful has so far found maiden company beyond her but the Love Travel, Love Trailfinders Fillies' Handicap at Windsor provides an excellent chance to get a first win on the board.

Pitman: I wanted to be a gymnast but I was so bad I turned to judo!

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8:10pm Saturday 19th July 2014

SHE may now call Essex home but Todmorden remains very much in Commonwealth Games gold-medal hopeful Faith Pitman’s heart.

Laura Massaro: I really want to hold court in Glasgow

Lancashire Telegraph: BEATEN: Laura Massaro

3:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

THE Commonwealth Games for us squash players is basically as close as we get to the Olympics and I can’t wait to get up to Glasgow.

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7:47am Monday 14th July 2014

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7:31am Friday 11th July 2014

Sir Michael Stoute’s filly Integral (2.40) heads a field of seven for this afternoon’s feature Falmouth Stakes the famous red and white silks of Cheveley Park Stud.

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7:29am Friday 11th July 2014

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7:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Integral looked every inch a Group One filly in waiting when successful at Royal Ascot last month and can confirm her status in the top bracket by clinching the Qipco Falmouth Stakes at Newmarket.

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7:28am Thursday 10th July 2014

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7:24am Thursday 10th July 2014

Newmarket’s three-day July Cup meeting kicks off this afternoon with Sir Michael Stoute poised for a good day, the trainer double-handed bidding for a record 10th win in the Princess of Wales’ Stakes with Arab Spring and Hillstar.

Clarets target Baird on verge of move to West Brom

Lancashire Telegraph: Chris Baird

9:00am Monday 7th July 2014

CHRIS Baird was last night closing in on a move to West Bromwich Albion.

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7:41am Monday 7th July 2014

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7:39am Monday 7th July 2014

WINDSOR this evening and no surprise to see Mumford step back up in trip for Richard Hannon having looked in need of at least an extra furlong when outpaced early but running on into second at Haydock Park last time.

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7:36am Monday 7th July 2014

Asteroidea is bred to win Classics but her career can finally get off the mark in Ripon's Follow AtTheRaces On Twitter Handicap on Monday.

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7:30am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Haydock play host to the feature afternoon card including the feature £25,000 1m 6f handicap for three-year-olds.

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7:17am Thursday 3rd July 2014

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7:13am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Rod Millman can give an already profitable week further polish by saddling Burnt Fingers to victory at Haydock.

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7:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

The rather pessimistically named Hard Core Debt can finally cash in at Catterick.Trainer Brian Ellison has been unable to get a win on the board with the four-year-old since his arrival from Ireland last summer, but that may change after the Yorkshire Welcomes Le Grand Depart Handicap.

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7:35am Tuesday 1st July 2014

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7:33am Tuesday 1st July 2014

There is a decent card from Hamilton Park this afternoon with the feature the £15,000 Conditions Stakes over five furlongs which sees the British debut of the former Italian trained Victory Laurel blinkered for the first time for Robert Cowell.

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7:32am Tuesday 1st July 2014

Master Bond can scorch a trail to victory in the Chatelherault Palace Handicap at Hamilton.

More to come insists golden girl Hitchon

Lancashire Telegraph: Sophie Hitchon says she's learned from the European Championships.

7:38am Monday 30th June 2014

BURNLEY hammer thrower Sophie Hitchon insists she will head into the busy summer looking to prove a point after limping to gold at the Sainsbury’s British Championships on Sunday.

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7:35am Monday 30th June 2014

SATURDAY’S Irish Derby proved a stroll in the park for Epsom winner Australia, the Ballydoyle colt that was bred for classic success completed the double with the minimal of fuss and heads the betting as the 3/1 favourite with BetVictor for the Prix De L’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp in October.

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7:33am Monday 30th June 2014

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Murray retains her British title

Lancashire Telegraph: Samantha Murray

7:28am Monday 30th June 2014

Samantha Murray successfully defended her British Modern Pentathlon title in Solihull yesterday.

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7:26am Monday 30th June 2014

Pallister can confirm recent form with Winstanley and take home top honours in the Spindrifter Conditions Stakes at Pontefract.

World Cup Memories: Kevin’s dream trip was an Italian job

Lancashire Telegraph: World Cup Memories: Kevin’s dream trip was an Italian job

8:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

KEVIN Moran had already roomed with the current manager of Barcelona by the time he took on a who’s who of football at Italia ’90. Just for good measure, he even had an audience with the Pope.

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7:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

Pique Sous may not have been quite ready for the John Smith’s Northumberland Plate but Lucky Bridle can prove an able deputy for Willie Mullins in the handicap feature at Newcastle.

Accrington Stanley mourn death of former chairman Eric Whalley

Lancashire Telegraph: Eric Whalley with former Stanley manager John Coleman

11:52pm Friday 27th June 2014

FORMER Accrington Stanley chairman Eric Whalley has died, aged 74.

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7:59am Friday 27th June 2014

A chance should be taken on Magic Of Reality in the Betfred TV/EBF Stallions Hoppings Stakes at Newcastle on Friday.

The Bet Victor Racing Column

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7:57am Friday 27th June 2014

Doncaster stage the pick of the afternoon action including a valuable Handicap for the classic generation over a mile. Only seven go to post but all have a chance including Moohaarib (3.35) who landed a Ripon maiden with the minimum of fuss last time.

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7:56am Friday 27th June 2014

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7:55am Wednesday 25th June 2014

Johnno ran an excellent race in defeat last time and can emerge on top in another competitive renewal of the bookmakers.co.uk Carlisle Bell at the Cumbria venue on Wednesday.

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7:54am Wednesday 25th June 2014

The Bibury Cup is the feature race at Salisbury this afternoon and Fun Mac’s win at Leicester back in April reads very well when you consider the fourth home was none other than Eagle Top who ran away with the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot.

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7:53am Wednesday 25th June 2014

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7:42am Tuesday 24th June 2014

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Bet Victor racing column

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7:40am Tuesday 24th June 2014

One winner for Godolphin at Royal Ascot in a handicap last week was not a vintage return for the operation and I do not think they have covered themselves in glory since the “resignation” of Racing Manager of 22 years Simon Crisford earlier in the year.

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7:35am Tuesday 24th June 2014

Joys Of Spring can finally realise her potential with a win in the Pegasus Pumps Ltd Fillies' Handicap at Newbury.

The Bet Victor Racing Column

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8:30am Monday 23rd June 2014

Slade Power gave trainer Eddie Lynam a G1 sprint double with victory in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes on the last day of Royal Ascot and BetVictor make the speedster the 7/2 favourite to follow-up in the July Cup at Newmarket.

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7:54am Monday 23rd June 2014

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7:46am Monday 23rd June 2014

Roger Charlton's Old Guard showed enough on his debut at Warwick in April to suggest there may be a good deal of improvement to come in the WSM Communications In Aid of CLIC Sargent Maiden Stakes at Windsor on Monday evening.

Bet Victor Racing Column

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7:40am Thursday 19th June 2014

Ladies’ Day at Royal Ascot kicks off with the Norfolk Stakes over 5f for juveniles and Aidan O’Brien has not saddled the winner of the race since Johannesburg back in 2001 but I think he will put that right courtesy of the unbeaten The Great War (2.30).

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7:31am Thursday 19th June 2014

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7:29am Thursday 19th June 2014

Brown Panther can continue his progression by landing the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot for trainer Tom Dascombe and part-owner Michael Owen.

Bet Victor Racing Column

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8:00am Tuesday 17th June 2014

The eagerly-awaited first day of Royal Ascot is widely regarded as the best days flat racing in the calendar with three Group 1’s on the card including the opening Queen Anne Stakes over the straight mile.

The Daily Sport Debate: Is there too much cheating in football?

Lancashire Telegraph: GOLDEN GOAL: Robin van Persie's headed goal against Spain was one of the moments of the World Cup so far

7:35am Tuesday 17th June 2014

THE World Cup may only be a few days old but it is already being marred by the actions of the players.

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7:30am Tuesday 17th June 2014

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Lancashire Telegraph Racing Column

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7:14am Tuesday 17th June 2014

Anodin rates as terrific each-way value in the opening race of Royal Ascot, the Queen Anne Stakes, which is much more open than the bookmakers would have us believe.

Sophie Hitchon earns Commonwealth Games call

Lancashire Telegraph: Sophie Hitchon

12:00pm Monday 16th June 2014

EAST Lancashire hammer thrower Sophie Hitchon has been named in England’s Commonwealth Games squad.



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