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Western Hymn, sixth to Australia in the 2014 Investec Derby , is one of 14 entries for the £65,000 Group 3 Cantor Fitzgerald Brigadier Gerard Stakes at Sandown Park on Thursday.

Golden Horn, ridden by William Buick wins The Betfred Dante Stakes

Sixteen horses go forward for the £1.325 million Investec Derby at Epsom on June 6 after the scratchings deadline on Friday for the Group 1 contest.

Legatissimo ridden by Ryan Moore (right) wins the QIPCO 1000 Guineas Stakes Race run

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.

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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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