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Equestrian

Action from Ladies Day at Redcar races Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Oriental Fox romps to Ascot glory

Fast double clear wins it for Alex

Buratino, ridden by William Buick and trained by Mark Johnston at Middleham, wins the Coventry Stakes on day one of Royal Ascot

Buratino shines to secure Royal Ascot spoils

Nicola Wilson competing for Great Britain on Annie Clover at last year's Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in France. The pair were victorious at last weekend's Bramham International Horse Trials

Wilson celebrates dream Bramham victory

Golden Horn, with an ecstatic Frankie Dettori on board, wins The Derby at Epsom last Saturday

Dettori celebrates Golden day at Epsom

Golden Horn (red cap), ridden by William Buick, wins The Betfred Dante Stakes at York ahead of Jack Hobbs and Elm Park. All three will lock horns again in The Derby tomorrow

Atzeni talks up Elm Park chances

WINNER: Night Of Thunder ridden by James Doyle leads the field home to win the The Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes Race during Al Shaqab Lockinge Day at Newbury Racecourse

Racing Week: Hammond getting a tune out of Only Orsenfoolies

COURSE RECORD: Mecca's Angel

Racing Week: Mecca's an Angel for Dods

WINNER: Silvanus (right) ridden by Graham Lee wins The Merseyrail Day Saver Ticket Conditions Stakes, during the Betway Chester Cup Day of the Boodles May Festival at Chester Racecourse

Racing Week: Swinbank in good form

WINNER: Walk To Freedom (right) ridden by Robbie Power go on to win the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel Hurdle during the Bibby Financial Services Ireland Punchestown Gold Cup Day at Punchestown Racecourse

In Focus is victorious at Wetherby

Jockey Leighton Aspell celebrates on board Many Clouds after victory in the Crabbie's Grand National Chase during Grand National Day of the Crabbies Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday

Clouds clear as Aspell makes it back to back National wins

WINNER: Gabrial ridden by jockey Tony Hamilton (left) wins the The Betway Lincoln Heritage Handicap beating Mondialiste ridden by Daniel Tudhope into second place, at Doncaster Racecourse

Racing Week: Gabrial strikes to take Lincoln victory

SILHOUETTE: Horses clear a fence during the Southwell Mares' Maiden National Hunt Hurdle Race at Southwell Racecourse

Cheltenham guest of honour at Middleham Open Day

GOLD GLORY: Coneygree ridden by jockey Nico de Boinville after winning the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase on Gold Cup Day during the Cheltenham Festival at Cheltenham

Racing Week: Coneygree takes the plaudits after Gold Cup victory

Hoggart gets a tune out of My Old Piano at Derwent Hunt

WINNER: Faugheen ridden by Ruby Walsh jumps the last fence on the way to winning the Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy, during Champion Day

Cheltenham round-up: Faugheen gets Festival off to a flier

File photo dated 08-02-2015 of Jockey Tony McCoy. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday February 27, 2015. Tony McCoy has revealed it is extremely doubtful he will hang up his saddle at the Cheltenham Festival. See PA story RACING McCoy. Photo credi

Cheltenham will be a fitting send-off for retiring McCoy

Jockey Tony McCoy on Master Malt after victory in the Coming Down The Pub My Son Handicap Hurdle during Andrew West Race Day at Exeter Racecourse, Exeter. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday February 20, 2015. See PA story RACING Exeter. Photo c

Duncan takes the plaudits at Newcastle with Milborough

PRESTIGIOUS: Robynne Watton is up for a national award

Middleham's Robynne up for national award

McCoy signals the end of an era as he announces retirement

McCoy signals the end of an era as he announces retirement

WINNER: Gitane Du Berlais ridden by Daryl Jacob on their way to victory in the Betfred TV Scilly Isles Novices' Steeple Chase Race during the Betfred Masters Day at Sandown Park Racecourse

All-weather to the rescue as cold snap intensifies

Hurricane Fly ridden by Ruby Walsh enters the parade ring after winning the The BHP Insurances Irish Champion Hurdle for the fifth time in a row on BHP Insurance Champion Hurdle Day at Leopardstown

Much more to come from Intense Tango

CHAMPION: Jacqueline Coward, Yorkshire's champion lady rider who was set to ride Wizadora and Gansey – Picture: Louise Pollard

South Durham Farmers Club point to point at Howe Hills postponed

COMEBACK: Dodging Bullets and Noel Fehily lead Sprinter Sacre ridden by Barry Geraghty over an early fence before going on to win the Sodexo Clarence House Steeple Chase during the Clarence House Chase Raceday at Ascot

Hammond delight as Wilson Renwick wins it at Wetherby

NEW COURSE: Invigilator ridden by Patrick Mathers (second right) goes on to win the Fulton’s Restaurant Handicap Stakes at Chelmsford City racecourse which opened this week.

Jefferson relieved with Bold Henry's Wetherby success

Sisters Millie and Pippa selected for development programme

ACTION: Ockey De Neulliac and Cathrin Walton at the Yorkshire Area Point to Point	Picture: Louise Pollard

Junior makes a winning debut in point to point career at Yorkshire opener

Stop-start year on the Jumps awaiting a new star

WINNER: Silviniaco Conti ridden by Noel Fehily on their way to victory in the William Hill King George VI Chase on day one of the William Hill Winter Festival at Kempton Park on Boxing Day

Conti shows his Gold Cup credentials

WINNER: Harry Wood riding Birchill Harmony at Olympia last weekend

Bishopton’s Wood takes major victory

COME ON ENGLAND: Orchard Road ridden by Jonathan England and trained by Tristan Davidson at Carlisle wins the 2.20 at Sedgefield. Picture: STUART BOULTON. (13476203)

Middleham trainers enjoy successful week

WINNER: Garde La Victoire (right), ridden by Richard Johnson, jumps the last fence to win The StanJames.com Greatwood Hurdle during Day Three of The Open at Cheltenham Racecourse

Racing Week: Reveley's the star of the show at Doncaster

AT THE RACES: Wilson Renwick rides Jukebox Melody, trained by John Wade, to victory in the 2.50 at Sedgefield Races. Picture: TOM BANKS (12681795)

Divine intervention for Swinbank and Johnson at Carlisle

DARK ARTS: Dark Reckoning ridden by Graham Lee (left) wins The William Hill Firth of Clyde Stakes race during day three of the 2014 William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival at Ayr Racecourse

Trainers enjoy a super Saturday

Hurworth Pony Club riders take success in their stride

Andrea Atzeni and Kingston Hill after their win in the Ladbrokes St Leger Stakes during day four of the 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival at Doncaster Racecourse, Doncaster. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday September 13, 2014. See PA story R

Kingston Hill a joy for Varian

A competitor clears the REC Arenas Picnic Table

Brook in major dressage win

A year off fails to stop Pintrada

WINNER: Mutual Regard ridden by Louis Steward wins the Betfred Ebor on Betfred Ebor Day during Day Four of the 2014 Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor Festival at York

Trainer had not heard of winner

Allertonshire riders make progress to final

COMPETITION VICTORY: Young rider, Lily Pollock

Young rider steals win at international event

HIGH HOPES: Take Cover, seen here winning the Betfred King George Stakes during day four of Glorious Goodwood, is looking good for the Coolmore Nunthorpe

Jockeys prepare for York races

WIN: The GB team, who overcame tough competition

Gold medal for Millie

Dales Pony Show is another hit

Fi Mi Son finds success after life as a racehorse

ON THEIR WAY: Online Alexander ridden by Amy Ryan wins the Seamus Buckley’s 20th Glorious stakes during day five of Glorious Goodwood last Saturday

Rain doesn’t stop winning ride

Storm Straker with her horse Well Designed

Youngest rider will compete

Olympian makes World Games

OUT IN FRONT: Heavy Metal (centre) ridden by Joe Fanning wins the Longines International stakes during the King George Day at Ascot last Saturday – coming 12 months after Fanning rode Johnston’s Galician to victory in the same race

It’s a Glorious week for Johnston

Chloe’s delight after GB call-up

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