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Ascot

(ăs`kət), town, Windsor and Maidenhead, S central England. The famous horse races instituted by Queen Anne in 1711 are held annually in June on Ascot Heath. Ascot remains an important social and fashion event, attended by the royal family.

Ascot

a town in S England, in Bracknell Forest unitary authority, Berkshire: noted for its horse-race meetings, esp Royal Ascot, a four-day meeting held in June. Pop.: 8755 (2001)
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As a result, we are very pleased to be able to stage what we hope will now become a significant new option for three-year-old sprinters at Royal Ascot before they go on to compete against their elders in the Darley July Cup and beyond.
The Roger Charltontrained four-year-old won the John Guest Bengough Stakes at Ascot last October but has struggled to find the winner's enclosure since.
The fairytale ending to his Ascot career with its tumultuous aftermath - after he had done his funny little shuffle passing the Ascot finishing post for the last time outsprinting Solatium in 1934 - is evocatively captured with contemporary accounts of the celebrated race.
1926 Ascot installs the world's first watering system that can serve the entire track.
Whilst we work toward concluding a long-term deal, we can today announce an interim arrangement whereby Ascot has licensed the non-terrestrial rights for racing at Ascot starting with the Royal Meeting next week, on ATR.
Shocked officials at the Berkshire racecourse said anyone convicted of drug abuse at the meeting would be banned for life from the Ascot course.
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TOTESCOOP 6 RACES - THIS AFTERNOON: Leg 1: Ascot 2.
They are on a short-list, which also includes Newmarket and Goodwood, and the feedback from the Ascot authorities point to a Royal seal of approval for the Knavesmire to provide the setting for the Royal meeting in 2005 or 2006.
today announced that an agreement in principle has been reached for NetJets to become a marketing partner of the NTRA/Breeders' Cup, the Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships and the new international marketing alliance among the Breeders' Cup, Ascot Racecourse in England and Longchamp Racecourse in France.
TOTESCOOP - TODAY: Leg 1: Haydock Leg 2: Wincanton Leg 3: Ascot Leg 4: Haydock (bonus race) Leg 5: Ascot Leg 6: Ascot Bonus fund: The Scoop6 today kicks off at the Lancashire track at 2.