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Horse Racing

  • Quiet Du Chene wins top final

    Eleven-year-old Quiet Du Chene won the major race at the Marsa racetrack yesterday. This was the Prix De Vincennes final on a long distance of 2,640 metres, open for French trotters registered in Premier Class. The final was part of the 51st...

  • Whata Buz dashes home to victory

    Whata Buz dashes home to victory

    Whata Buz and Zinnobar won the two major events at the racetrack, yesterday. The top attractions were a Premier Class race and a flat race which formed part of the 50th meeting this year. Sixteen horses took part in the Premier Class...

  • Quo Williams races to Premier heat win

    Quo Williams races to Premier heat win

    The 49th meeting of the season, held yesterday afternoon, heralded the start of the Prix De Vincennes championship for French trotters in the Premier Class. The programme consisted of 10 races, all for trotters. The Premier championship heats were...

  • Royal In wins Queen Elizabeth II Cup

    Royal In wins Queen Elizabeth II Cup

    For local horse racing enthusiasts, yesterday’s 48th meeting of the season will remain a memorable and historic experience. Queen Elizabeth paid a visit to the Marsa Racetrack yesterday and during her short stay took part in the ceremony of the...

  • Vasterbo Paradise wins President’s Cup final

    Vasterbo Paradise wins President’s Cup final

    The President’s Cup final for class Premier trotters was the main attraction during yesterday’s 47th meeting of the season at the Marsa Racetrack. This final was held on a short distance of 2,140m and was won by Vasterbo Paradise driven by Gozitan...

  • Second win for favourite Ranch Get On at racetrack

    Second win for favourite Ranch Get On at racetrack

    The 46th meeting of the season, held yesterday at the Marsa Racetrack, was made up of ten races, all for trotters. Four of the races in programme were heats and heralded the start of the Prix D’Enghien Championship for French trotters registered...

  • One Photo leaves his mark in Gold final

    One Photo leaves his mark in Gold final

    Seven-year-old One Photo won the major event of the 44th meeting of the season, the Johnnie Walker Cup final for class Gold trotters, on a short distance of 2,140m. Yesterday’s programme also included two President’s Cup championship semi-finals...

  • Payne rides Prince of Penzance to victory

    Payne rides Prince of Penzance to victory

    Michelle Payne became the first female jockey to win the A$6.2 million ($4.44 million) Melbourne Cup yesterday as she rode rank outsider Prince of Penzance to a famous victory in Australia’s richest and most prestigious race. Jumping from barrier...

  • American Pharoah ends career with triumph in Breeders’ Cup

    American Pharoah ends career with triumph in Breeders’ Cup

    Triple Crown winner American Pharoah won the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic at Keene-land Racecourse in Lexington, Kentucky on Saturday to end his career as horse racing’s first-ever Grand Slam champion. The Bob Baffert-trained colt, who earlier...

  • Johnnie Walker Cup final at the racetrack

    The Johnnie Walker Cup final, for the second year in succession open to Gold Class trotters only, will be raced at the Marsa Racetrack on Sunday afternoon. The distance is 2,140m with autostart. This year the organisers had an entry of 19 more...

  • Royal In underlines top condition

    Royal In underlines top condition

    The most important events at the Marsa Racetrack yesterday were three Condition Race finals for Silver, Bronze and Copper Class trotters on a short distance of 2,140 metres. These finals, part of the 42nd meeting of the season, were organised by...

  • Autumn condition finals at racetrack on Sunday

    Autumn condition finals at racetrack on Sunday

    Sunday afternoon’s meeting at the Marsa Racetrack will feature the first three finals after the summer recess this season. Trotters in the silver, bronze and copper categories will compete in three condition races, all spon-sored by Finnish...

  • Fourth win in a row for Quartz De Vindecy

    Yesterday’s 41st meeting of the season heralded the start of the President’s Cup Championship for Premier Class trotters. From the four heats in programme, 20 horses qualified for the semi-final stage. In the first championship race, early leader...

  • Championship heats at Marsa

    Championship heats at Marsa

    The 39th meeting of the year, made up of eight races all for trotters, was held at the Marsa Racetrack, yesterday. Seven of races on the card marked the start of three championships for Silver, Bronze and Copper class horses. These competitions...

  • Swedish trotter Vasterbo Paradise records first victory in Malta

    Driven by Gozitan Claudio Refalo, 11-year-old Swedish trotter Vasterbo Paradise won yesterday’s Premier Class race at the Marsa Racetrack. This race, on a long distance of 2,640 metres, was part of the third Autumn meeting which consisted of nine...

  • Golden Horn and Dettori on top in Arc de Triomphe

    Golden Horn, ridden by Frankie Dettori, won the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe yesterday, denying French filly Treve a record third victory at Longchamp. Dettori won the prestigious race for the fourth time with a fourth different horse as Epsom Derby...

  • Quartz De Vindecy wins major event

    Quartz De Vindecy wins major event

    French trotter Quartz De Vindecy, driven by owner Carmelo Farrugia, won Friday night’s major event at the racetrack – the Mapfre Middle Sea Insurance final for Premier Class staged on a short distance of 2,140 metres. The race formed part of the...

  • Mapfre Middlesea championship final tomorrow

    Mapfre Middlesea championship final tomorrow

    Twelve trotters have qualified for tomorrow’s Mapfre Middlesea championship final for Premier Class, the Malta Racing Club confirmed this week. The summer championship got underway on June 12 and races were held regularly on Friday evenings at the...

  • Marsa racetrack project in pipeline

    Marsa racetrack project in pipeline

    Expressions of interest are open for entities, local and international, over a new project to upgrade the facilities at the racetrack in Marsa as well as to maximise the venue’s financial potential. Parliamentary Secretary for Sport Chris Agius...

  • Sultana rides Timolin to Med. Derby triumph

    Sultana rides Timolin to Med. Derby triumph

    The 2015 Mediterranean Derby race for flat horses was held in front of an enthusiastic crowd during the 29th meeting of the season on Friday evening. The prestigious race, held over a long distance of 1,750 metres, was won by German horse Timolin,...

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