• Telegraph Predictor: Daily Fantasy Racing - what's on next and how does it work?
    The Telegraph4 hours ago

    Telegraph Predictor: Daily Fantasy Racing - what's on next and how does it work?

    Telegraph Predictor brings you a FREE-TO-PLAY daily fantasy racing game, every single day! What's more, in each Predictor pool you'll need to pick a 'banker.' This is essentially your NAP of the day and whichever horse you choose will have their score doubled again. If you're struggling to know which horses to pick, don't panic, Marlborough, the Telegraph's daily tipster, picks his selections all of the from meets across the country.

  • Cue Card on fire at Betfair Ascot Chase and now has Cheltenham Gold Cup in his sights
    The Telegraph

    Cue Card on fire at Betfair Ascot Chase and now has Cheltenham Gold Cup in his sights

    History can often repeat itself and connections of Cue Card will be hoping that is the case at next month’s Cheltenham Festival following his impressive success in the Betfair Ascot Chase today. After winning the Grade One prize in 2013, the Colin Tizzard-trained gelding went on to strike in the Ryanair Chase at Prestbury Park, and while that race is not on the agenda this term a second tilt at the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup most certainly is. Placed just behind the pace-setting Royal Regatta, the market leader jumped boldly throughout before producing a magnificent leap at the fourth-last to join forces with the long-time leader.

  • ABC News2 hours ago

    Former Derby, Preakness winner Charismatic dies

    Former Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Charismatic has died at a thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky. Old Friends farm says the chestnut horse that won the first two legs of the Triple Crown in 1999 was found dead in his stall Sunday. Old Friends President Michael Blowen says everyone at the farm near Georgetown, Kentucky, is "pretty much inconsolable." He says Charismatic deserved a much longer retirement. Charismatic arrived last December after a long stud career in Japan. Charismatic's Triple Crown bid ended when the horse fractured his left foreleg with an eighth of a mile to go. Charismatic finished third. Doctors said the fracture could have proved fatal, and they praised