The racing year

  • Last Updated: February 26 2014, 15:32 GMT

  • Al Kazeem fends off his rivals to win the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown
  • Auroras Encore (left) en-route to winning the Grand National 
  • Bobs Worth storms up the hill to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup 
  • Mucho Macho Man (far side) clings on to win the Breeders' Cup Classic 
  • Dawn Approach (blue) and Toronado duelled three times in 2013 
  • HRH Queen Elizabeth II congratulates her first Gold Cup winner Estimate 
  • Legendary trainer Sir Henry Cecil passed away in June 
  • Hurricane Fly is welcomed back into the winners' enclosure after his second Champion Hurdle win 
  • James Doyle became the retained jockey to Prince Khallid Abdullah 
  • Gentildonna wins her second Japan Cup in a row 
  • Mahmood Al Zarooni (right) is banned for eight years by the BHA 
  • Fiorente (black) fends off Red Cadeaux to win the Melbourne Cup 
  • Moonlight Cloud was involved in the finish of the year in the Prix Jacques le Marois 
  • Nicky Henderson was crowned Champion Trainer for the first time since 1987 
  • Oisin Murphy (left) was crowned the Champion Apprentice Jockey 
  • Our Conor devastates the field on his way to Triumph Hurdle glory 
  • Ruby Walsh is all smiles after guiding Quevega to a fifth Mares' Hurdle win 
  • Richard Hughes celebrates after Chrysellium wins at the Breeders' Cup 
  • Sky Lantern (grey) wins the 1000 Guineas at Newmarket 
  • Tony McCoy becomes the first jockey to ride 4000 winners as he boots Mountain Tunes home 
  • Triolo D'Alene (yellow) wins the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury 
  • Treve puts in one of the performances of the decade to win the Arc de Triomphe