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Ellie Kelly

Equestrian - Showjumping reaches new heights with Global Champions Tour

Apr 17 2019

LONDON Showjumping has a proud tradition rooted in amateur sport but it has developed so much that this week riders will compete on Miami Beach with hospitality to rival Formula One and a prize fund of 630,000 euros (£546,145).

Horse racing: Kelly staying grounded about Grand National prospects

Apr 04 2019

LONDON The allure of becoming the first female jockey to win the Grand National would be the dream of many but British jockey Lizzie Kelly is determined that her initial goal is to simply cross the finish line of the showpiece race on Saturday.

Horseracing: Frost riding the risk as she gears up to conquer Cheltenham

Mar 13 2019

LONDON British jump jockey Bryony Frost is gearing up for what could be the most exciting week of her career at this week's Cheltenham Festival but the 23-year-old is well aware that she is always potentially one fall away from ending it - or worse.

Horseracing: Frost riding the risk as she gears up to conquer Cheltenham

Mar 08 2019

LONDON British jump jockey Bryony Frost is gearing up for what could be the most exciting week of her career at next week's Cheltenham Festival but the 23-year-old is well aware that she is always potentially one fall away from ending it - or worse.

Horse racing: Cheltenham concerns after equine flu outbreak

Feb 09 2019

(This version of the Feb. 8 story corrects attendance figure in paragraph 3, date of Grand National in paragraph 10)

Equestrian: Britons call for support after jumping flop

Oct 07 2018

BARCELONA For a nation famed for its equestrian prowess, the British showjumping team is suffering a crisis.

Equestrian: British duo proving parenthood no barrier in eventing

Sep 14 2018

Two British riders are hoping the insight and perspective they say parenthood has provided will give them the edge over the field at the World Equestrian Games (WEG) this week. 

World News

Exclusive: Gold worth billions smuggled out of Africa

Billions of dollars' worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab Emirates in the Middle East – a gateway to markets in Europe, the United States and beyond – a Reuters analysis has found.