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  • Chester Racecourse Saddles up for two days of Glamour and Racing Friday 26th and Saturday 27th June

    Chester Racecourse is saddling up for two days of high glamour and exciting racing, with Grosvenor Shopping Centre Ladies Evening on Friday 26th June and the Stella Artois Midsummer Meeting on Saturday 27th June.

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  • Chester Racecourse Announces Halewood International Roman Day

    Friends, Romans, Countrymen…Let’s Go Racing! The Romans will conquer Chester Racecourse on Saturday 13th June with the return of its popular annual Roman Day. Ideal for the whole family, the day will celebrate the city’s rich history with family activities and plenty of Roman Centurions in attendance to entertain the crowds alongside the day’s racing. 

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  • Chester Racecourse Announces LDF International Polo Weekend

    The start of Chester Racecourse Polo Club’s season begins on Friday 22nd May with the flagship tournament, the LDF International, held on Chester’s Roodee. Surprisingly, prize money is rare in Polo and with teams competing to win £10,000 on the Roodee; the LDF International is expected to attract some top players. 

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  • Owners are “Just Crazy for Chester” on City Day

    Locally trained Roudee ploughed his way home with a brave performance to land the Crabbie’s EBF Stallions Handicap Stakes by one and a quarter lengths at Chester this afternoon.  Three horses were in a line as the field straightened for home and Rita’s Boy was closing the gap on the Hayley Turner ridden Roudee, a 6/1 chance but Roudee maintained his winning gallop to pass the post in front.

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  • Not So Sleepy is wide awake to win Betfair Dee Stakes on City Day

    Wide awake Not So Sleepy, ridden by Jim Crowley, completed a successful front-running performance to land the £75,000 Betfair Dee Stakes at Chester Racecourse today and provided an extra birthday present for the breeder Lord Blyth.  In front of packed stands Disegno attempted to close on the leader, the outsider at 11/1, but was still a short head away as the winner crossed the line.

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