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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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WATCH: Joy for Irish trainer Gavin Cromwell as Raz De Maree lands the Welsh Grand National

Sat, 06/01/2018 - 14:58
Raz De Maree, runner up in 2016, went one place better under teenage jockey James Bowen as he claimed the Coral Welsh Grand National at Chepstow.
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Sun can shine for Cloudy Too at Sandown

Sat, 06/01/2018 - 02:30
As has become the norm in my first column of the year, I'll do a quick round-up of the past 12 months and report on the profit and loss for the Betting Ring column.
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Sizing Titanium looks stronger than ever

Sat, 06/01/2018 - 02:30
The opening McCarthy Insurance Group Rated Novice Hurdle at Cork today (12.20) has a number of interesting entries including The Birdie Crowe, a Jessica Harrington-trained mare which won a maiden hurdle at Limerick in July.
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Nightmare doesn’t mean dream days are over

Sat, 06/01/2018 - 02:30
The unthinkable becomes thinkable with surprising speed. Concorde crashed, Blue Bird K7 disappeared without trace for 34 years, the Titanic plummeted to the bottom of the Atlantic and Faugheen pulled up.
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Mandarin Monarch to bear fruit in Dundalk return

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 02:30
Mandarin Monarch can gain compensation for what appeared to be an unlucky run at Dundalk last time as racing returns to the Polytrack after a short break.
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Naas Grade One the 'Easy' option for O'Brien star

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 02:30
Joseph O'Brien's exciting young hurdler Speak Easy will sidestep tomorrow's 32Red Tolworth Hurdle at Sandown in favour of the Lawlor's Of Naas Novice Hurdle at the Co Kildare venue on Sunday.
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'It will be pretty misleading' - Aidan O'Brien, Joseph O'Brien and Jessica Harrington have their say on wind op debate

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 11:20
The debate surrounding the declaration of wind operations has been raging for months but three of Ireland's top trainers have downplayed its significance.
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Harrington reveals 'no clinical reason' for Sizing John's struggles

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 02:30
Jessica Harrington remains at a loss to definitively explain the below-par performance of Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Sizing John at Leopardstown over Christmas.
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Mullins targets Samcro scalp as novice stars eye Naas prize

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 02:30
Next Destination is set to be joined by at least one stablemate in a potentially mouthwatering clash with Samcro as Willie Mullins bids to extend his excellent recent record in the Lawlor's Of Naas Novice Hurdle on Sunday.
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Murphy set to put Kalashnikov record on the line in Tolworth

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 02:30
Amy Murphy is ready to let her stable star Kalashnikov put his unbeaten record on the line in the 32Red Tolworth Novices' Hurdle at Sandown on Saturday.
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New Year cheer for Mullins as Bachasson shows class

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 02:30
Bachasson ran out an impressive winner of the Savills A Different Outlook Chase at Tramore yesterday.
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Geraghty gets Yanworth home in Cheltenham Novice Chase

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 02:30
Novice chaser Yanworth, described by jockey Barry Geraghty as a "work in progress" finally started to get his act together over the bigger obstacles when he won the Betbright Dipper Novice Chase at Cheltenham yesterday.
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'Absolutely. I think we'll crack on' - Rich Ricci says Faugheen will bid to regain Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 13:49
Leading owner Rich Ricci remains hopeful Faugheen will bid to regain his crown in the Unibet Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham in March.
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Jockey Tom Bellamy suspended from Cheltenham card after failing breath test

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 13:17
Tom Bellamy was suspended from riding at Cheltenham on New Year's Day after failing a breath test.
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Nicholls relies on Old Guard for Cheltenham test

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 02:30
Paul Nicholls believes Old Guard will relish the step back up to an extended two-and-a-half miles in the Dornan Engineering Relkeel Hurdle at Cheltenham today.
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Killultagh Vic makes light of long lay-off in winning return

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 02:30
Killultagh Vic made a successful return from 714 days off the track, producing a determined display to win the Free Festival Upgrade Ticket Offer Hurdle at Punchestown.
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Bachasson to get Mullins back on track

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 02:30
Bachasson can banish the blues for Willie Mullins and Paul Townend in the Savills 'A Different Outlook' Chase at Tramore today.
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Festival of fallen heroes - drama, heartache and thrills with the shocks

Sun, 31/12/2017 - 02:30
Leopardstown's Christmas Festival rivalled the festive soaps for drama, heartache and thrills with the shocks growing bigger as the week wore on and the sad departure of a champion somehow seemed a fitting finish to the fare on Friday.
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