Royal Ascot: Day 3

The heavens opened at Ascot overnight and there was 8mm of rain. The effect of this will be devastating for the Ladies’ Day frocks… but will have a bigger impact on the ground, which is now good to soft. It could get softer. The Gold Cup is the big race and last year’s winner Fame …[Read More]

Ladies’ Day at Kelso

I can’t think of many better places to be on a beautiful sunny day than Kelso races in the scenic Scottish borders. Today is Ladies’ Day and the weather is set fair. Thankfully the ground hasn’t firmed up too much so there is quantity and quality among the fields. The John Smith’s Handicap Chase is …[Read More]