If they go then there will be a card of three flat and four jumps races and if we lose the flat races
then we will have four chases, all scheduled for Channel Four's TV slot.
The atmosphere for the 1982 fourth year boys' flat race
final was like no other.
HAYDOCK PARK today announced it has scrapped the Flat races
on its mixed card a week on Saturday.
AVERAGE prize-money for jumps and Flat races
rose in the first quarter of 2016 compared with the same period in 2015.
Lara Sawaya, Director of the Shaikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Flat Racing Festival said, "The Al Wathba Stud Farm has been in the forefront of supporting flat races
and endurance events in the UAE as well as abroad.
Red Rum contested several Flat races
at the track before winning a record three Grand Nationals.
We've been moving this way since the Saturday became the conclusion of the jumps season, with the rationale behind having three or four Flat races
on the Saturday weakening.
I've checked out Thursday and we have six low-grade sand Flat races
at Lingfield, seven low-grade sand Flat races
at Wolverhampton, and seven low-grade sand Flat races
at Kempton (including two Class 7s
The track stages a Listed Flat race
at its August meeting, but until now the seven-day festival had hosted Flat races
only up to premier handicap level.
Races: 106 time Won: 16 (15 per cent strikerate) Best win sequence: 3 (twice) Worst losing sequence: 19 Beaten on all three previous visits to Belle Vue Lost all 12 starts at Crayford Biggest winning margin: 71/2l; Henlow, October 25, 2011 Shortest priced success: 2-1 Started favourite just eight times - lost them all Longest priced success: 12-1 pounds 1 level-stake return: pounds 22 loss Best strike-rate is from T5, 29 per cent (four from 14) Seven per cent strike-rate from T1 (one from 15) Has finished last only three times Has run at ten different tracks Had 14 graded flat races
at Coventry, then 12 graded flat races
at Monmore Disqualified at Romford June 12, 2009.
Cut out most mixed cards, run Flat races
on those tracks best suited to Flat racing.
HORSE RACING IRELAND has rescheduled Saturday's abandoned meeting at Listowel for Friday, but has scrapped three of the Flat races
to create a seven-race card of six jumps races and one Flat.