REVIEW 2021: GERMANY: Tasso takes the top honours
David Conolly-Smith
The German racing and breeding industry has shrunk by half this century but there were many highlights in 2021 writes David Conolly-Smith
8 October 2021 Pedigree analysis
BREEDING INSIGHTS: Historic win for German-bred
Leo Powell tells the story of the 100th winner of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe
8 October 2021 Inside Racing
FRANCE: Torquator torpedoes the Arc stars
The German-trained four-year-old was a 72/1 outsider but swooped late to land the big prize
RYAN MCELLIGOTT: Uncomfortable level of insularity in coverage of the Arc
Torquator Tasso’s form suggested he was far from a no hoper and he deserved to be treated with respect after he came home the winner rather than to be regarded as some sort of bizarre curiosity
8 October 2021 Inside Racing
ANDY BATE: Torquator Tasso finds that extra gear
The finishing 400m sectional of 24.48 seconds recorded by Torquator Tasso was only surpassed by Space Blues
8 October 2021 Inside Racing
THE WEEK THAT WAS: Leave the Arc alone!
The suggestions that the Arc should be moved forward a week are simply daft when you look at the history of the race
8 October 2021 Inside Racing
Letter to the Editor: Tip my hat to the Arc-winning tip
Long-time reader Mervyn Smith writes in praise of his favourite newspaper
8 October 2021 Letters
FRANCE: Arc 'memorable' result for bookies
Torquator Tasso, representing virtual unknowns trainer Marcel Weiss and jockey Rene Piechulek, returned at an industry price of 80\1 with betting exchange Betfair recording an SP of 139\1.
4 October 2021 Latest News
VIDEO: Torquator Tasso shocks big guns in Arc
Tarnawa a brave second in the big race which went to a German-trained stayer
3 October 2021 Latest News
GERMANY: Tasso confirms German form in Baden-Baden
Just like in the good old days, international success came with winners trained in France, Holland, Belgium and Austria
10 September 2021 International Racing
GERMANY: Alpinista earns Group 1 prize
The daughter of Frankel won the Berlin Group 1 for Kirsten Rausing and Sir Mark Prescott
13 August 2021 International Racing
GERMANY: German form to be tested by British challengers
The Group 1 has an international field with two British raiders at Hoppegarten
6 August 2021 Inside Racing