Street delighted with 10th anniversary of QIPCO British Champions Day

Street delighted with 10th anniversary of QIPCO British Champions Day Rod Street, Chief Executive of British Champions Series, said: “It has been wonderful to be at Ascot today to celebrate the 10th anniversary of QIPCO British Champions Day. “Last year the raceday was held behind closed doors because of the pandemic, so to be able […]

Murphy wins third Champion Jockey title

Murphy wins third Champion Jockey title Oisin Murphy was crowned Britain’s Champion Jockey for the third year in a row at Ascot today. The 26-year-old has racked up 153 wins since the championship started at Newmarket on May 1, two more than his closest pursuer William Buick who threw down a strong challenge in the […]

Aldaary lands treble for Crowley and Shadwell

Aldaary lands treble for Crowley and Shadwell Aldaary capped a fantastic QIPCO British Champions Day for Jim Crowley and Shadwell when winning the Balmoral Handicap (sponsored by QIPCO), the final race of a pulsating afternoon of action. The combination was striking for the third time on the card, registering a 228/1 treble, while trainer William […]

Sealiway strikes for France in QIPCO Champion Stakes

Sealiway strikes for France in QIPCO Champion Stakes It was a victory for France as Sealiway beat the best of the home team to claim the G1 QIPCO Champion Stakes – the 10-furlong showpiece of QIPCO British Champions Day. The contest was billed as a head-to-head between 13/8 favourite Mishriff and Derby and King George […]

Baaeed simply the best in Queen Elizabeth II Stakes

Baaeed simply the best in Queen Elizabeth II Stakes Baaeed proved he was the real deal when maintaining his unbeaten record for trainer William Haggas in the G1 Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (sponsored by QIPCO). Billed as one of the best mile contests staged in recent years, the race did not disappoint as the Shadwell-owned […]

Eshaada causes upset in Fillies & Mares

Eshaada causes upset in Fillies & Mares Eshaada was a surprise 16/1 winner of the 12-furlong G1 QIPCO British Champions Fillies & Mares Stakes for jockey Jim Crowley and trainer Roger Varian. The Shadwell homebred ran well over the course and distance when runner-up in the G2 Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot in June but […]

Godolphin claim 14th Champion Owner title

Godolphin claim 14th Champion Owner title Godolphin was named Britain’s Champion Owner for a 14th time at Ascot today following a sensational season that has unearthed two Classic winners and a plethora of potential stars for the future. The Dubai-based operation has collected over £5 million in win and place prize money since the championship […]

Creative a Force to be reckoned with in Sprint

Creative a Force to be reckoned with in Sprint Creative Force gave trainer Charlie Appleby a first victory on QIPCO British Champions Day with his first runner in the G1 QIPCO British Champions Sprint Stakes over six furlongs. The Godolphin-owned three-year-old was always travelling well under William Buick, slip-streaming the pace-setting 2020 winner Glen Shiel […]

Trueshan and Doyle staying champions once again

Trueshan and Doyle staying champions once again It was Trueshan again in the G2 QIPCO British Champions Long Distance Cup, as the Hollie Doyle-ridden staying star followed up his 2020 win in the two-mile contest. In what was a thrilling opener to QIPCO British Champions Day, the even-money favourite was always in a position to […]