Richard Johnson crowned Stobart Champion Jump Jockey for 2015-16 season

By Simon Jackson. Richard Johnson was crowned Stobart Champion Jump Jockey for the first time at Sandown Park on Saturday after finishing more than 100 winners clear of his nearest rival. Johnson rode 235 winners, 105 more than runner-up Aidan Coleman (130), in the season that commenced on April 26 2015 and culminated on April…

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Henry Candy looks to the future with Sandown winner Alonsoa

By Simon Jackson at Sandown Park. Henry Candy is looking to the future with the unbeaten Alonsoa who bagged her second win from as many starts when landing the Listed Irish Champions Weekend EBF Stallions Star Stakes at Sandown. Alonsoa – a daughter of 1,000 Guineas placegetter Alasha – raced close to the pace for…

Regal Encore team target £100,000 Sandown bonus

By Simon Jackson  Sandown officials are confident that racing will go ahead on Saturday where the feature race of the day offers a £100,000 bonus if the winner can also score at next week’s Cheltenham Festival. The ultra-consistent Regal Encore heads the betting for the showpiece race, the Grade 3 William Hill Imperial Cup Handicap…