Tue, 19 May, 2020
William Buick has lodged an appeal against the 30-day suspension he was given by the Chantilly stewards after an incident in the Prix de Diane at Chantilly last weekend.
Fri, 24 Jun, 2016
The Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, Europe’s premier middle-distance all-aged Flat race, will return to terrestrial television in October after Channel 4 Racing announced a deal had been struck.
Fri, 12 Jul, 2013
Jockey Frankie Dettori still hopes to be able to ride at the Investec Derby meeting this weekend following a further meeting with France Galop officials yesterday.
Wed, 29 May, 2013
Frankie Dettori is hoping to get clearance early next week from the French authorities to return to race-riding after his six-month worldwide ban.
Sat, 25 May, 2013
Jockey Frankie Dettori said he was “very ashamed and embarrassed” after being banned for six months after testing positive for cocaine.
Thu, 16 May, 2013
Wed, 15 May, 2013
Frankie Dettori fears he may never repair the damage done to his reputation after he failed a drugs test which has seen him handed a six-month ban.
Thu, 06 Dec, 2012
Frankie Dettori will not return to action on the racecourse until a fortnight before next year’s Derby after the former champion jockey accepted a six-month ban handed to him by the French authorities.
Wed, 05 Dec, 2012
Frankie Dettori pledged to “rebuild his reputation” after he has served a six-month ban for taking a prohibited substance when riding in France.
Jockey Frankie Dettori faces a six-month ban from riding when the stewards of France Galop meet in Paris today.
Tue, 04 Dec, 2012
Frankie Dettori has indicated he will not be riding anywhere in the world until the French stewards announce their judgement over his positive test for a banned substance.
Thu, 22 Nov, 2012
Frankie Dettori has been temporarily suspended from riding in France due to this week's case over his positive test for a banned substance.
Wed, 21 Nov, 2012
A verdict on any suspension for Frankie Dettori after the jockey tested positive for a banned substance in France was not decided at a meeting in Paris yesterday.
Frankie Dettori faces a France Galop inquiry today after testing positive for a banned substance at Longchamp in September.
Tue, 20 Nov, 2012
Frankie Dettori faces a France Galop inquiry tomorrow after testing positive for a banned substance at Longchamp in September.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2012
Frankie Dettori’s failed test over a banned substance at Longchamp in September was not for a performance-enhancing drug, his solicitor has said.
Wed, 14 Nov, 2012
Frankie Dettori is set to face a France Galop inquiry next week after testing positive for a banned substance at Longchamp in September.
Frankie Dettori is set to face a France Galop inquiry next week after a ’positive test’ at Longchamp in September, the rider’s legal representative has revealed.
Tue, 13 Nov, 2012
Camelot faces a crucial workout on Wednesday morning as trainer Aidan O’Brien insists he is looking “very strongly” at running his Classic hero in Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.
Tue, 02 Oct, 2012
Danedream has been officially scratched from the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp on Sunday.
FRANCE and Ireland have agreed a number of common strategic targets from forthcoming EU talks on agriculture and fisheries policies.
Mon, 03 Oct, 2011
Arc day at Longchamp began in chaotic fashion as a false start was called in the Prix de l'Abbaye despite most of the runners racing for more than three furlongs.
Sun, 05 Oct, 2008
Wet weather has hit Chantilly this week with the ground currently testing ahead of Sunday’s Prix du Jockey Club.
Wed, 28 May, 2008
KIEREN FALLON has failed in his final appeal against the 18-month worldwide ban he received from France Galop in January for a second positive drugs test.
Wed, 05 Mar, 2008
Kieren Fallon has failed in his final appeal against the 18-month worldwide ban he received from France Galop in January for a second positive drugs test.
Tue, 04 Mar, 2008
KIEREN Fallon is likely to know within the next 48 hours if he has succeeded in his bid to reduce the 18-month worldwide ban he received from France Galop in January for a second positive drugs test.
Kieren Fallon is to appeal after being banned from racing for 18 months by France Galop after testing positive for a banned substance following a race at Deauville in August 2007.
Fri, 25 Jan, 2008
Kieren Fallon expects to hear from the French racing authorities in their own time after yesterday appearing at a hearing scheduled to consider his failed drugs test last August.
Thu, 24 Jan, 2008
KIEREN Fallon yesterday appeared before the French racing authorities following his failed drugs test last August.
Aidan O’Brien is confident Coolmore will continue to support Kieren Fallon if the six-time champion jockey’s failed drugs test is confirmed.
Sun, 09 Dec, 2007
The free movement of horses between Great Britain, France and Ireland has been resumed following the recent foot and mouth disease outbreak.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2007
Officials at the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) do not envisage the current outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in the UK having any immediate impact on racing.
Sat, 04 Aug, 2007
Jamie Spencer has failed in his appeal against a two-day ban incurred at Ascot last Saturday – a result that could prevent him from riding in the Vodafone Derby.
Thu, 17 May, 2007
Kieren Fallon is unlikely to be allowed to ride in Ireland while he serves a six-month suspension handed to him by French racing authority France Galop.
Wed, 29 Nov, 2006
Organisers of the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe were today waxing lyrical about the potential duel on October 2 between last year’s champion Hurricane Run and Japanese challenger Deep Impact, a former Japanese Triple Crown winner.
Tue, 05 Sep, 2006
Francois Doumen, fresh from sending out two winners at the Cheltenham Festival, has a bright chance of lifting France’s first Group Two race of the season with Samando at Longchamp on Sunday.
Fri, 01 Apr, 2005
FRANKIE DETTORI teamed up with old friend Absolute Utopia for a victory which got him off the mark for the season in the jockeys’ championship.
Tue, 30 Mar, 2004
The Easter Sunday card at Longchamp on Sunday, featuring the Prix d’Harcourt, will go ahead after French unions decided to suspend their threat of strike action.
Fri, 29 Mar, 2002
France's powerful challenge for Cheltenham Festival prizes is set to be scrapped after the country's government announced a ban on the movement of horses.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2001
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