Mark Johnston: Whip must remain in racing | Racing News

Last Updated: 17/07/19 8:54pm Middleham trainer Mark Johnston on Wednesday offered an impassioned defence of the use of the whip in racing, as debates over its future in the sport continue to rumble on. The emotive subject has made headlines again in recent weeks, after Hayley Turner was handed a …

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Frankie Dettori out of luck in Ireland | Racing News

Last Updated: 17/07/19 8:56pm Raffle Prize ridden by jockey Frankie Dettori (centre) Frankie Dettori was out of luck in his four rides at Killarney on Wednesday evening but he could hardly have come any closer. A huge crowd gathered to see the Italian at the picturesque venue and he almost …

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‘El Chapo’ sentenced to life in prison

Notorious Mexican drug lord known as ‘El Chapo’ has been sentenced to life behind bars. The 62-year-old whose real name is Joaquin Guzman was found guilty of 10 charges, including drug trafficking and money laundering. He’s also been convicted of multiple conspiracy counts for smuggling tonnes of cocaine and other …

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Brother of Manchester Arena bomber extradited to UK

The brother of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi has been arrested at a London airport after being extradited from Libya over his alleged involvement in the terror attack. Hashem Abedi was arrested for murder, attempted murder and conspiracy to cause an explosion likely to endanger life and he will be …

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