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Champion bid keeps Samcro eyes on hurdles

Tue, 30/10/2018 - 02:30
Samcro will continue his racing career over hurdles this Friday at Down Royal after Gordon Elliott revealed that he will prepare Gigginstown's superstar for a tilt at the 2019 Champion Hurdle.
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'Sapphire' sparkles again as Townend bags treble

Mon, 29/10/2018 - 02:30
Paul Townend landed a terrific treble at Wexford, scoring with Sapphire Lady, Eight And Bob, and Silver Planeur.
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Flowering Peach ready to bloom in Galway run

Mon, 29/10/2018 - 02:30
Aidan O'Brien has been mopping up the maidens at the end of the season and Flowering Peach looks sure to go well in the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Fillies Maiden at Galway.
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Good news for women ends mixed year on high

Sun, 28/10/2018 - 18:30
Cricket Ireland unveils its winners at the Turkish Airlines Awards on Friday night with an unusual mixture of emotions swilling around. The year began with the men's senior team failing to qualify for the World Cup which, as it's being staged in England, represents a serious missed opportunity. The side rebounded with a stirring performance in defeat to Pakistan in the inaugural Test match, before reverting to bad old ways in some embarrassing white-ball hammerings by India and Afghanistan.
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Futurity looking bright for O'Brien team effort

Sun, 28/10/2018 - 18:30
Magna Grecia demonstrated a determined attitude as he gave Aidan O'Brien a ninth win in the Vertem Futurity Trophy Stakes at Doncaster. Narrowly defeated in the Autumn Stakes by Andre Fabre's Persian King last time out, he stayed on best of all to narrowly deny Charlie Hills' Phoenix Of Spain. Donnacha O’Brien and Magna Grecia (left) win the Vertem Futurity Trophy Stakes at Doncaster
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