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Legatissimo continues to head the betting as 25 fillies go forward for the £450,000 Investec Oaks on Ladies’ Day at Epsom Downs on Friday June 5.

Owner Michael Owen and jockey Richard Kingscote after Brown Panther won The Palmerstown House Estate Irish St Leger during the Irish Champions Weekend at The Curragh Racecourse, Co Kildare, Ireland.

Brown Panther is set to contest the Group 2 Betway Yorkshire Cup on Friday enroute to a potential repeat bid for the Group 1 Ascot Gold Cup at the Royal meeting in June.

Elm Park ridden by Andrea Atzeni wins the Racing Post Trophy

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Legatissimo ridden by Ryan Moore (right) gets the better of Lucida ridden by Kevin Manning

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Night of Thunder (left) ridden by Kieren Fallon

Richard Hannon is targeting back to back wins in the QIPCO 2000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday where he is set to saddle four of the 19 runners.

Limato, ridden by James Doyle, wins the Merriebelle Stable Pavilion Stakes

Limato has Royal Ascot in his sights after extending his unbeaten record with an impressive win in the Group 3 Merriebelle Stable Pavilion Stakes at Ascot on Wednesday.

Tony McCoy with the Champions Jockey trophy during the bet365 Jump Finale at Sandown Racecourse, Surrey.

Tony McCoy has said that he will never forget the reception given at Sandown where he was awarded his 20th jockeys’ championship title on the day he retired from race-riding.

Tony McCoy with Mr Mole after wining The Betfair Price Rush Steeple Chase Race (Julian Herbert/PA Wire)

Tony McCoy retires from race-riding on Saturday at Sandown where he will be presented with his 20th jockeys’ championship title by Arsenal legend Ian Wright.

Jockey Martin Harley and trainer Marco Botti (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Marco Botti expects conditions to suit Sharp Sailor in the £50,000 Investec Derby Trial at Epsom Downs’ first meeting of the new flat racing season on Wednesday.

Opening Batsman (left) ridden by Noel Fehily wins in the Racing Plus Steeple Chase during the Racing Plus Chase Day at Kempton Park Racecourse.

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Trainer Aidan O'Brien (Barry Cronin/PA)

The Aidan O’Brien-trained Found heads 59 entries for the Investec Oaks, the premier British Classic for fillies which will be contested at Epsom Downs on Friday, June 5.

Trainer Michael Scudamore (centre) and part Owners Mike Tindall (right) and James Simpson-Daniel (left) with Monbeg Dude.

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Windsor

Royal Windsor racecourse is offering advance online bookers free entry to the grandstand for the first evening meeting of their new flat racing season next Monday, April 20.

Many Clouds is cheered by hundreds of people to celebrate winning the Crabbies Grand National, during a parade in Lambourn.

Many Clouds received a hero’s welcome at the Berkshire village of Lambourn on Sunday when over 1000 people turned up to applaud his victory in the Crabbie’s Grand National.

Grand National 2015 betting tips: Is your money on Balthazar King?

Our horse racing correspondent provides a betting preview for Saturday’s big race at Aintree.

Unioniste and The Druids Nephew, two outside bets for the Grand National.

It is that time of year again, with the world’s most anticipated horse race over the giant fences of Aintree coming up this weekend.

Many Clouds ridden by Leighton Aspell (right) jumps the last to win the Hennessy Gold Cup during The bet365 Hennessy Festival at Newbury Racecourse, Berkshire.

Grand National viewers are set to enjoy a jockey’s eye view of the big race following news that last year’s winning-rider Leighton Aspell will wear a jockey-cam in the big race on Saturday.

Neptune Collonges ridden by Daryl Jacob at the water jump during the John Smith's Grand National on day three of the 2012 John Smith's Grand National meeting at Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool.

Aintree appear likely to water the course this week ahead of the 168th Grand National where 65 horses remain in contention for a start in the big race at Aintree on Saturday.

Where to watch the Grand National in London

London24 horse racing has teamed up with Great British Racing to find an array of venues for London sports fans to watch the Crabbie’s Grand National on Saturday.

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You could take in stunning views of London over brunch at the Sky Garden

Celebrate lighter, brighter days with the chance of winning an indulgent brunch for two with a bottle of bubbles at Darwin, the cool and casual brasserie 36 floors up at Sky Garden.

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