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Ever wanted to name a racehorse? Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Joseph O'Brien is giving you the chance

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:48
Joseph O'Brien created quite the Twitter stir on Wednesday evening after he requested name suggestions for a four-year-old filly in his care.
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Sizing John spearheads Irish assault on Gold Cup

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 02:30
If this year's Cheltenham Gold Cup doesn't throw up an Irish-trained winner, it won't be for the want of trying.
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Death of former Curragh trainer Kennedy

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 02:30
The Curragh has lost one of its more colourful characters with the news that former trainer and jockey, Vivian Kennedy, passed away in England after an illness.
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Total Recall heads Mullins' Thyestes bid

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 02:30
Willie Mullins has unveiled a six-strong team - headed by classy pair Total Recall and Acapella Bourgeois - for the Goffs Thyestes Handicap Chase at Gowran Park on this day fortnight.
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Coolmore spend $1m on half-brother to Caravaggio at the Keeneland Sales

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 19:33
Coolmore swooped for a $1million American Pharoah half-brother to Caravaggio at the Keeneland Sales on Wednesday.
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'It was one drunken moment of madness and I'll regret it until the day I die' - Top Irish jockey on cocaine ban

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 08:30
Top Irish jockey Ger Fox has spoken out about his six-month ban for testing positive for cocaine, saying he was 'ashamed and embarrassed' following the episode.
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Mullins hoping Getabird can swoop to conquer

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 02:30
In his ongoing bid to make inroads on Gordon Elliott's substantial lead in the race to be champion jumps trainer, Willie Mullins will turn to the promising Getabird to lead the yard's three-pronged assault on the Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle at Punchestown on Saturday.
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Ruby confident of making return to track next month

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 02:30
Having missed most of the big races in the current season, Ruby Walsh has reported that his recovery from a broken leg is on schedule and he's expecting to return to action next month.
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Ruby Walsh expects to be back in action next month after leg break

Tue, 09/01/2018 - 14:11
Ruby Walsh expects to return to action next month as he continues to recover from a broken leg.
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Willie Mullins targets Leopardstown return for Faugheen

Tue, 09/01/2018 - 13:10
Trainer Willie Mullins believes the Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown next month is "back on the radar" for Faugheen.
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Injury puts an end to Death Duty's season

Tue, 09/01/2018 - 02:30
Michael O'Leary's Gigginstown operations have suffered a blow with the news that highly-rated novice chaser Death Duty will miss the rest of the season after suffering an injury to a hind joint.
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Gordon Elliott and Gigginstown's Death Duty ruled out for the remainder of the season

Mon, 08/01/2018 - 15:08
Highly-rated novice chaser Death Duty has suffered an injury to a hind joint and will miss the rest of the season.
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'We're gutted' - Thistlecrack to miss Cheltenham Gold Cup after suffering another injury setback

Mon, 08/01/2018 - 14:29
Thistlecrack will miss the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup and the rest of the season, assistant trainer Kim Tizzard told At The Races.
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Festival looks Next Destination for Mullins star after Naas success

Mon, 08/01/2018 - 02:30
Next Destination could head straight to the Cheltenham Festival after he proved the centrepiece of a Willie Mullins treble thanks to his workmanlike victory in the featured Lawlor's Novice Hurdle at Naas yesterday.
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The National win, Cromwell's 13-year-old equine hero and his 16-year-old jockey

Mon, 08/01/2018 - 02:30
Saturday's Welsh National winner Raz De Maree - which at 13 is just three years younger than winning jockey James Bowen - will need testing conditions at Aintree if he's to try to supplement the Randox Health Grand National to his Chepstow success.
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WATCH: Next Destination enhances his reputation with Grade One success at Naas

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 14:27
Next Destination kept his unbeaten record over jumps intact with a workmanlike victory in the Lawlor's of Naas Novice Hurdle.
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Big Naas run can make Cheltenham the Next Destination

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 02:30
Next Destination stops off at Naas this afternoon on the journey that Willie Mullins is hoping will take the five-year-old all the way to the top. His destination today is the Grade One Lawlor's Of Naas Novice Hurdle, the most prestigious race run at the track all year.
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Young and old combine for Welsh National win

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 02:30
The youngest jockey and the oldest horse combined to win yesterday's refixed 2017 Coral Welsh National when the 16-year-old Welshman James Bowen and the Irish-trained Raz De Maree, the first 13-year-old to triumph in the race since World War II, galloped to a six-length victory through the mud at Chepstow.
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Aspell steers Buywise to victory

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 02:30
Buywise finally enjoyed his day in the sun when flying up the Sandown hill to win the 32Red Veterans' Handicap Chase.
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'We're waiting on one test' - Willie Mullins offers update on Faugheen

Sat, 06/01/2018 - 16:10
Willie Mullins is planning to enter Faugheen in next month's BHP Insurances Irish Champion Hurdle as he continues to ponder the gelding's disappointing run over Christmas.
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