x

Latest News Read More
Bookies Pay Out On Offers Wednesday 30th October

Due to abandonment of the meeting at Ayr Nottingham hosted the only turf racing of the day although there was a twilight all-weather fixture at Kempton together with a couple of decent National Hun... ...read more

Bookies Pay Out On Offers Wednesday 16th October

Wetherby staged it's opening meeting of the season on Wednesday afternoon and the weather was pretty miserable with rain falling for most of the day but one man who was not complaining was in-form ... ...read more

No Fourth Arc Attempt For The Injured Frankie Dettori

Three-time Prix de L'Arc de Triomphe winning jockey Frankie Dettori will be an observer rather than a participent in the 2013 renewal after the ex-Godolphin retained rider suffered what at first lo... ...read more

Racecourses > Nottingham
Nottingham
Today’s Weather
Nottingham Racecourse
Clear night13ºC

Click here for Nottingham Fixtures

NOTTINGHAM RACECOURSE

Racing at Nottingham was moved to Colwick Park in 1773. Near the River Trent and just over a mile from the city centre on the B686, the course once staged both Flat and National Hunt fixtures but the jumps track was dismantled in the mid-1990s. It can be easily reached from the A52 or A60 and is close to both the M1 and A1. The city’s station is a 15-minute walk.

A left-handed and flat, galloping track, Nottingham has 21 fixtures from spring to autumn and the course generally suits big-striding types. Several leading trainers will give their well-regarded two-year-olds a run here to educate them. A separate chute accommodates sprint races up to 6f but the effect of the draw seems to vary as to conditions. On fast ground, high numbers do best in the sprint races but the advantage can be reversed on heavy going.

The Listed Further Flight Stakes, staged over 1m6f in April, is Nottingham’s most prestigious contest and it usually attracts a decent field of stayers, though is often used as a prep race for more valuable races later in the season. The classy Opinion Poll did win it in 2010, however, before winning the Goodwood Cup the following year.

Richard Hannon has done particularly well here in recent seasons and both his two and three-year-olds are worth following when attracting market support. Roger Varian’s three-year-olds also have a good strike-rate and Roy Bowring’s older horses win their fair share of low-grade handicaps.
 

Friday 21st July Results
Time Winner Racecard
2.00 First Drive 7/2 View Result
2.30 Milton Road 7/1 View Result
3.05 Zumran 6/4 View Result
3.40 Seeking Magic 5/1 View Result
4.15 Frosting 11/1 View Result
4.45 See The Master 11/4 View Result
5.15 Pacific Salt 8/1 View Result
Saturday 8th July Results
Time Winner Racecard
5.40 Diamonds A Dancing 12/1 View Result
6.10 Mrs Gallagher 2/5 View Result
6.40 Related 8/1 View Result
7.10 Falak 11/10 View Result
7.40 Maratha 3/1 View Result
8.15 Bedouin 8/1 View Result
8.45 Aelius 7/1 View Result
Thursday 29th June Results
Time Winner Racecard
2.20 Holy Tiber 10/11 View Result
2.50 Intellect 7/4 View Result
3.25 Zabeel Prince 11/8 View Result
4.00 Finale 17/2 View Result
4.35 Zapper Cass 11/1 View Result
5.10 Rainbow Orse 2/1 View Result
5.45 Miningrocks 4/6 View Result
Monday 19th June Results
Time Winner Racecard
6.00 Lexington Grace 5/1 View Result
6.30 Penny Dreadful 6/1 View Result
7.00 Rose Berry 15/8 View Result
7.30 Nayel 4/1 View Result
8.00 Whitkirk 7/4 View Result
8.30 Lugano 4/11 View Result


Search for a Horse