Vekoma recorded the best Beyer speed figure of the week with a solid winning performance in the G1 Met Mile at Belmont Park.
The master trainer’s Derby and Oaks double gave him a boost in the Thoroughbred Racing Commentary global rankings.
Trainer Aidan O’Brien and jockey Sophie Doyle are among the stars in our round-up of racing milestones.
Jockeycam footage from the Prix du Jockey Club and Prix de Diane Longines gives a vivid impression of race-riding at the track.
Tom’s D’Etat nearly broke the track record at Churchill Downs in the Stephen Foster – and he recorded the best Beyer speed figure of the weekend with a 109.
Jockey Piere Strydom, closing in on a century of winners at G1 level, is the big mover in the Thoroughbred Racing Commentary global rankings.
30-time French champion trainer Andre Fabre reached a significant career milestone when Persian King scored at Saint-Cloud.
Japanese jockeys led by Yutaka Take volunteer to join the clean-up effort in port city of Hakodate on Hokkaido.