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The Grey Gatsby ridden by Ryan Moore wins The Betfred Dante Stakes during day two of the Dante Festival at York Racecourse.

The Grey Gatsby may have the chance to reverse the places with Golden Horn in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp in October, trainer Kevin Ryan has revealed.

Kauto Star

Boxing Day at Kempton Park has been suggested as a possible date to bury the ashes of Kauto Star who died this month after sustaining injuries in a paddock accident.

Golden Horn ridden by Frankie Dettori leads the field home to win The Coral-Eclipse Race

Golden Horn heads the 16 horses that go forward for the £1.15million King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on July 25.

Golden Horn ridden by Frankie Dettori leads the field home to win The Coral-Eclipse Race

Golden Horn is best-priced at 5-4 (Ladbrokes) for the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on July 25 after he led throughout to land the Coral-Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.

Victoria Pendleton pictured at Lawney Hill's yard in Oxfordshire.

Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton makes her debut as an amateur jockey at Newbury on Thursday where she rides Mighty Mambo in the George Frewer Charity Race.

Kauto Star and Clive Smith next to the statue of Kauto Star in the parade ring on day one of the William Hill Winter Festival at Kempton Park Racecourse, Sunbury on Thames.

Ruby Walsh has paid tribute to Kauto Star who has been put down after suffering neck and pelvic injuries from a fall in his paddock.

Pre race favourite Treve ridden by Frankie Dettori make their way to post for the Prince of Wales Stakes during Day Two of the 2014 Royal Ascot Meeting at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire.

Treve tightened her grip on the betting for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe with a comfortable victory in the Group 1 Grand Prix De Saint-Cloud in France on Sunday.

Lady Cecil congratulates Noble Mission ridden by James Doyle after winning the British Champion Stakes at Ascot Racecourse.

Lady Cecil, the widow of Sir Henry Cecil, has revealed that she will retire from training at the end of the season and that Warren Place Stables are to be sold.

Solow ridden by Maxime Guyon on the way to winning the Queen Anne Stakes during day one of the 2015 Royal Ascot Meeting at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire.

The France-trained Royal Ascot winner Solow remains in contention for a quick return to the UK for the £1million Qatar Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood on July 29.

Ryan Moore riding Aloft is lead in after winning the Queen's Vase during day four of the 2015 Royal Ascot Meeting at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire. (Steve Parsons/PA Wire)

Horse Talk: Top horse-racing tips and the latest news

Trip to Paris ridden by Graham Lee (left) gets up to win the Gold Cup during Ladies Day, on day three of the 2015 Royal Ascot Meeting at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire. (Steve Parsons/PA Wire)

Horse Talk: Top horse-racing tips and the latest news

Royal Ascot kicks off today and London24’s Horse Racing expert Simon Jackson takes a look at the best bets of the week:

Racegoers arrive for the start of racing on day Five of the 2014 Royal Ascot Meeting at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire.

Able Friend bids to extend his superb record by winning the Group 1 Queen Anne Stakes on Tuesday, the opening race on the first day of Royal Ascot 2015.

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