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WATCH - Gordon Elliott's Death Duty survives last flight blunder to make winning debut over fences

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 15:58
Death Duty made a winning debut over fences at Tipperary - but it was not without incident.
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Elliott expects Death Duty to improve for chase debut

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 01:30
Tipperary punters were treated to some excellent mixed action on Sunday but the jumpers take over today and no doubt about what is the star attraction as Death Duty embarks on a chasing career.
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Stars ready for war as O'Brien closes in on Frankel record

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 01:30
Aidan O'Brien makes little issue of his quest or otherwise to beat Bobby Frankel's record but he looks set to finally overcome it in 2017.
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O'Brien is hoping for one lasting impact

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 01:30
Aidan O'Brien will not complain if the Coolmore partners send him several Deep Impact-bred horses next season - and he has one more to come in 2017.
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O'Brien closing in on Frankel record

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 01:30
These days as he snares another Group One, TV viewers are treated to a barrage of tributes to foot soldiers - the workers in Ballydoyle that few, if any of us, have ever met.
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Fifth Arc win sees Dettori jump to top of the pile

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 01:30
Frankie Dettori became the most successful jockey in Qatar Prix de L'Arc de Triomphe history and Enable, his fifth winner in the race, earned her place in racing's roll of equine greats when she galloped to a "too easy" two-and-a-half-length success.
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Upping the ante

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 01:30
A good recent run for followers of this column continued on Saturday as Clemmie, advised ante-post at 5/2, took the Cheveley Park Stakes.
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Evergreen Jezki gets back 'old spark'

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 01:30
Jezki rolled back the years when upstaging younger rivals to make a winning re-appearance in the Istabraq Hurdle.
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Grey Gatsby fails to sparkle in Belmont

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 01:30
Dermot Weld was out of luck with his latest American runner as The Grey Gatsby was well beaten behind Beach Patrol in the Joe Hirsch Turf Classic at Belmont Park.
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WATCH - Superstar filly Enable too good for the rest in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 14:36
Enable capped a memorable season with a scintillating display in the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Chantilly.
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Enable looks bombproof

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 01:30
Frankie Dettori currently shares the record for four Qatar Prix de L'Arc de Triomphe wins with six other jockeys, but if Enable justifies her short-priced favouritism and wins the 96th running of France's great race at Chantilly today, the jockey will be, as he has so often been throughout his career, out on his own.
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Flag brings O'Brien closer to record

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 01:30
Aidan O'Brien crept ever closer to Bobby Frankel's record of 25 Group/Grade One wins in a year as US Navy Flag sprang a minor surprise in the Juddmonte Middle Park Stakes at Newmarket.
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Double delight for Aidan O'Brien at Newmarket

Sat, 30/09/2017 - 14:49
US Navy Flag put up a gutsy performance to lead home a one-two for Aidan O'Brien in the Juddmonte Middle Park Stakes at Newmarket.
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