x

Latest News Read More
Bookies Pay Out On Offers Monday 30th September

While Monday's racing was short on quality it more than made up for it with it's competritive nature and this was reflected in a number of big priced winners, a situation which very much favoured b... ...read more

Paul Mulrennan Suffers Multiple Injuries In Horror Fall At Hamilton

Such is the nature of the sport of horseracing that triumph and disaster are intimate bedfellows, with the latter always in the shadow of the former, and that was never more in evidence than at Ham... ...read more

Bookies Pay Out On Offers Monday 23rd September

What started out as a run of the mill Monday's racing with meetings at Hamilton, Leicester, Kempton and Tipperary turned out to be anything but for jockey Paul Mulrennan who suffered multiple injur... ...read more

Racecourses > Hamilton
Hamilton
Today’s Weather
Hamilton Racecourse
Heavy rain6ºC

Click here for Hamilton Fixtures

 HAMILTON


Hamilton, in Lanarkshire, is owned by the Hamilton Park Trust, which ploughs all profits back into development of the course and its facilities. It is the closest racecourse to Glasgow so attracts decent crowds on most racedays, which take place from May to October.  There has been racing in the vicinity since 1782 with the present site in use since 1926. In 1947, Hamilton was the first British racecourse to stage evening racing and they also experimented with a morning meeting in 1971. Sprint races over 5f and 6f are run on the straight course with a right-handed loop being used for races over further and up to and including 1m4f. The draw is not that important but low numbers are generally preferred on the loop while high numbers can have a slight advantage in sprints in big fields.


The Listed Braveheart Stakes and Glasgow Stakes are the tracks most important races and trainer Mark Johnston is the one to follow in the latter. He has saddled the winner four times in the last six years. The Saints And Sinners Charity meeting in early summer tends to be popular with punters taking advantage of extended daylight hours.


Hamilton can be reached via Junction 5 of the M74 or from the M8 (follow signs for A725). It is a 10-minute walk to Hamilton West station which has regular connections to Glasgow.


Richard Fahey, William Haggas and Mark Johnston rarely waste a trip to Hamilton and Sir Mark Prescott and Alan Swinbank’s three-year-olds enjoy a good strike rate. Tim Easterby’s older horses also turn a profit with his sprinters always worth a second look.

Monday 25th September Results
Time Winner Racecard
2.40 Race Status: Abandoned View Result
3.10 Race Status: Abandoned View Result
3.45 Race Status: Abandoned View Result
4.15 Race Status: Abandoned View Result
4.50 Race Status: Abandoned View Result
5.25 Race Status: Abandoned View Result
5.55 Race Status: Abandoned View Result
Tuesday 5th September Results
Time Winner Racecard
2.50 Crystal River 1/1 View Result
3.25 Fleetfoot Jack 5/2 View Result
4.00 What Wonders Weave 13/8 View Result
4.35 Dodgy Bob 4/1 View Result
5.10 Souls In The Wind 12/1 View Result
5.45 Guishan 15/8 View Result
6.20 London Glory 10/1 View Result
6.55 Indian Chief 5/2 View Result
Saturday 2nd September Results
Time Winner Racecard
5.15 Breezolini 13/2 View Result
5.50 Humble Gratitude 8/11 View Result
6.25 Al Hawraa 4/1 View Result
7.00 Whatsthemessage 2/1 View Result
7.35 Taxmeifyoucan 15/8 View Result
8.05 Magic Jazz 7/2 View Result
8.35 Jessinamillion 2/7 View Result
Friday 25th August Results
Time Winner Racecard
6.30 She's Different 5/1 View Result
7.05 Lisheen Castle 8/1 View Result
7.35 Fleetfoot Jack 9/2 View Result
8.05 Clon Coulis 11/10 View Result
8.35 Sepal 7/2 View Result
9.05 Knockamany Bends 5/1 View Result


Search for a Horse