Marquand brings up double in finale

Marquand brings up double in finale The concluding contest on QIPCO British Champions Day, the Balmoral Handicap (Sponsored by QIPCO), saw Tom Marquand bring up an 84/1 double as he partnered Njord to a comfortable success for Irish trainer Jessica Harrington. Njord’s success meant that QIPCO British Champions Day in 2020 finished with two successes […]

Addeybb strikes in QIPCO Champion Stakes

Addeybb strikes in QIPCO Champion Stakes Addeybb (9/1) went one better in the 2020 G1 QIPCO Champion Stakes, putting up an authoritative display to take the 10-furlong showpiece. The six-year-old had finished the three-quarter length runner-up to Magical 12 months ago. Tom Marquand was the winning rider and is the boyfriend of Hollie Doyle, who […]

The Revenant goes one better in QEII

The Revenant goes one better in QEII The G1 Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (Sponsored by QIPCO) went to France as The Revenant (5/1), who finished second to King Of Change last year, put up a game performance under Pierre-Charles Boudot. Trained by Francis-Henri Graffard, five-year-old The Revenant threw down his challenge two furlongs out and […]

Wonderful Tonight hands trainer David Menuisier first British G1 win

Wonderful Tonight hands trainer David Menuisier first British G1 win In a day of landmark successes, Wonderful Tonight (4/1 Fav) handed trainer David Menuisier a first G1 success in Britain as she came home the comfortable winner of the G1 QIPCO British Champions Fillies & Mares Stakes over a mile and a half. It was […]

Hollie Doyle doubles up as Glen Shiel lands G1 QIPCO British Champions Sprint

Hollie Doyle doubles up as Glen Shiel lands G1 QIPCO British Champions Sprint Just 35 minutes after winning recording her first QIPCO British Champions Day success, Hollie Doyle added a first G1 victory to her CV as Glen Shiel (16/1) held on by a nose in a thrilling finish to the QIPCO British Champions Sprint […]

Doyle partners Trueshan to historic success

Doyle partners Trueshan to historic success The 10th QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot got off to a sensational start as Trueshan (11/1) landed the G2 QIPCO British Champions Day Long Distance Cup. It was a first QIPCO British Champions Day success for both trainer Alan King and jockey Hollie Doyle. The four-year-old travelled strongly […]

Magical backed to cast spell on her rivals

Magical backed to cast spell on her rivals Betfred, official bookmaker of Ascot Racecourse, has reported brisk business this morning ahead of the 10th QIPCO British Champions Day. A fabulous six-race card awaits which features some of Flat racing’s ultimate superstars including Palace Pier, Stradivarius and Magical. In the opening £300,000 G2 QIPCO Long Distance […]

A Magical moment on QIPCO British Champions Day in 2020?

A Magical moment on QIPCO British Champions Day in 2020? QIPCO Champion Stakes favourite Magical is chasing a slice of history, as she attempts to become the first horse to win three times on QIPCO British Champions Day. The five-year-old recorded the first of her seven G1 victories in the 2018 QIPCO British Champions Fillies & […]

22 G1 winners in action on QIPCO British Champions Day

22 G1 winners in action on QIPCO British Champions Day In total 22 individual G1 winners will be lining at Ascot on QIPCO British Champions Day. Between them, they have won 44 G1 contests. Stradivarius is the most prolific G1 scorer lining up, with his seven G1 wins coming via four Al Shaqab Goodwood Cups and […]