Ascot cancels Friday and Saturday cards as jump racing continues to fall victim to freezing temperatures

Horse Talk with Simon Jackson:    Top horse racing tips and the latest news.   ASCOT is the latest racecourse to fall victim to freezing temperatures and has cancelled both of their fixtures this week which were scheduled for Friday and Saturday. The cancellation of the Ascot cards, which included Saturday’s valuable Long Walk Hurdle and…

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Politologue heads fascinating field for Clarence House Chase at Ascot

Horse Talk with Simon Jackson: Top horse-racing tips and the latest news. POLITOLOGUE heads a fascinating field for the Grade 1 Matchbook Betting Exchange Clarence House Chase over two miles and one furlong at Ascot on Saturday. Politologue, winner of the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase at the 2020 Cheltenham Festival returned with an emphatic…

King George VI & Queen Elizabeth QIPCO Stakes 2019

Horse Talk with Simon Jackson: Top horse racing tips and the latest news. PRIZE money of £1.2 million is carried for this year’s renewal of the Group 1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth QIPCO Stakes on July 27 at Ascot. Ribot, Nijinsky, Mill Reef, Brigadier Gerard, Dancing Brave, Montjeu and last year’s winner Enable…

Royal Ascot 2018 attracts 300,000 visitors and bumper TV audience

Horse Talk with Simon Jackson: Top horse racing tips and the latest news. ROYAL Ascot 2018 attracted 300,000 visitors alongside a bumper TV audience with all of the meeting’s 30 races covered live on ITV. The attendance delighted Ascot representatives after an enthralling week was played out in predominately sunny weather – and where Coolmore…