Top steeplechasers ready for Haydock Park's big meeting

St Helens Star: Long Run and Sam Waley-Cohen (right) set off in vain pursuit of Silviniaco Conti and Ruby Walsh in the Betfair Chase at Haydock

11:42am Friday 22nd November 2013

ONE of Haydock Park's biggest meetings of the year takes place this week - with the highlight seeing Britain’s top jump racing stars competing on Saturday in the £200,000 Betfair Chase.

Dr Koukash's horse Mount Athos finishes third in the Melbourne Cup

St Helens Star: Dr Marwan Koukash

10:00am Tuesday 5th November 2013

MOUNT Athos owned by Rainford millionaire businessman Dr Marwan Koukash gamely battled to third place in Australia's Melbourne Cup run over two miles and one of the world's richest horse races.

Horse racing heroes and heroines at Haydock

St Helens Star: Andy Jackson, the head lad at Michael Owen’s Manor House Stables

8:41am Friday 27th September 2013

In his latest column, Haydock Park’s general manager Garry Fortune looks ahead to this weekend’s race meeting when some of horse racing’s heroes and heroines will be at the racecourse…

COMPETITION: Win the chance to meet Rita Ora at Haydock Park concert

St Helens Star: Rita Ora

2:38pm Thursday 1st August 2013

Haydock Park’s spectators love our music nights and they packed out the racecourse to see Madness last month, creating a modern-day record crowd of over 19,000.

Thursday is ‘Under The Sea’ family fun day

2:41pm Thursday 1st August 2013

Free admission for under 18s at most racecourse fixtures is one of British horse racing’s big selling points. At Haydock Park, accompanied children always get in free during non-music night meetings.

Last winning post at Haydock Park for Bill Whittle

St Helens Star: Bill with his son Nicholas as they take a walk around the Haydock Park racecourse.

9:00am Friday 31st May 2013

AFTER almost 1,000 meetings and 32 years in post, Bill Whittle has bowed out as the chairman of Haydock Park racecourse.

Haydock Park Racecourse stages three-day May Festival

St Helens Star: Haydock Park’s new general manager Garry Fortune

1:23pm Thursday 23rd May 2013

SOME of the speediest racehorses in Britain go head to head in the climax to the three-day May Festival at Haydock Park Racecourse this weekend.

Haydock starts Grand National countdown

St Helens Star: Win tickets to see top racing action at Haydock Park

8:57am Friday 1st February 2013

THE countdown to the John Smith’s Grand National began in earnest with the announcement of the horses entered for Haydock Park Racecourse’s Betfred Grand National Trial next month.

Grand National fancy steps out at Haydock Park

9:26am Tuesday 15th February 2011

LEADING Grand National fancy West End Rocker bids for the second part of a £250,000 bonus at Haydock Park Racecourse on Saturday (19 FEBRUARY) on the way to Aintree glory.

National winner lined up for Haydock

9:05am Thursday 12th February 2009

GRAND National winner Comply Or Die remains on track for the £115,000 Blue Square Gold Cup at Haydock Park on Valentine's Day this weekend.

Bumper crowd expected for Masters day

9:50am Tuesday 18th November 2008

MORE than 10,000 jump racing fans are expected to descend on Haydock Park on Saturday (November 22) for the first day of the Northwest Racing Masters.

Three Cheltenham Gold Cup winners could line up for Betfair Chase

11:42am Thursday 6th November 2008

A TRIO of Cheltenham Gold Cup winners could line up for Haydock Park's major race of the 2008/9 jump racing season.

Curtain rises on new jump racing season

4:26pm Thursday 30th October 2008

FOR fans of jump racing, the waiting is almost over. The new season at Haydock Park Racecourse begins next week.

Fourth Ladies' Evening of summer

12:20pm Wednesday 30th July 2008

THE first evening in August is the penultimate ‘Ready To Race’ night at Haydock Park Racecourse.

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4:00pm Wednesday 9th January 2008

HAYDOCK Park stages another day of top-class jump racing on Saturday, January 19, including the Anglo Irish Bank Novices' Hurdle, the third in a series of five races culminating with the first race on the card of the legendary Cheltenham Festival in March.

HAYDOCK PARK: Kauto stars again

6:00pm Saturday 24th November 2007

Kauto Star proved he is still the best chaser in the land as he bounced back to his brilliant best to win the Betfair Chase at Haydock for a second successive year.

Fantastic jump racing season in prospect at Haydock Park

10:50am Wednesday 7th November 2007

JUMP racing fans are in for some of the best sporting action at Haydock Park in coming months.

Haydock Park prepares for showpiece finale to Flat

8:00am Friday 7th September 2007

THE 2007 Flat racing season at Haydock Park comes to a climax with the racecourse's major race of the year this weekend.

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