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'It is hugely disappointing' - Ruby Walsh to miss Punchestown festival

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 14:47
Ruby Walsh has failed in his bid to be fit for the Punchestown Festival next week.
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Masar impresses Appleby as he enters Guineas picture

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 02:30
Godolphin have had a few false dawns at the start of recent seasons, but Charlie Appleby's Masar set pulses racing yesterday with a devastating nine-length victory over White Mocha in the Craven Stakes, which puts him right in the 2,000 Guineas picture.
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'Dexterity' to miss Newmarket as Elliott eyes National treble

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 02:30
Verbal Dexterity has been ruled out of next month's 2,000 Guineas with trainer Jim Bolger reporting that his star three-year-old has met with a setback.
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Power pays tribute to ill-fated 'Duke'

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 02:30
Robbie Power led the tributes to Our Duke, declaring him "one of the best I've ever ridden", as Jessica Harrington's star chaser sadly passed away yesterday after a massive heart attack at her Commonstown Stables.
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Irish Grand National winner Our Duke has died from a heart attack

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 15:08
Trainer Jessica Harrington has announced the death of Irish Grand National winner Our Duke.
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Soliloquy proves out on her own for Appleby and Buick

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 02:30
Godolphin - fresh from winning four Group One races on Dubai World Cup night - landed the first meaningful domestic Classic trial of the spring when Soliloquy comfortably took the featured Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket.
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Elliott out to top up advantage with 'Shark' set to bare his teeth

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 02:30
With an astonishing 1,161 runners so far this season, there is rarely a jumps race where Gordon Elliott isn't represented and today's seven-race Fairyhouse card is no different.
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'Sun' shines for Mullins as O'Farrell lands double

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 02:30
Champion trainer Willie Mullins threw the kitchen sink at the RYBO Handicap Hurdle at Fairyhouse and got the desired - if unexpected - result with 25/1 outsider Low Sun.
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'Robin' can hit target for Dunlop in Newmarket prize

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 02:30
Robin Of Navan can get the job done when he makes a rare outing on home shores in the Earl of Sefton Stakes at Newmarket.
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Uradel can help Mullins in title race

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 02:30
No stone will be left unturned in Willie Mullins' bid to maintain his Irish trainer's championship, with the Closutton master firing every available dart at some valuable prizes on a cracking Fairyhouse card today.
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On The Go Again aimed at Galway Hurdle

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 02:30
Michael Mulvany is eyeing a potential tilt at the Galway Hurdle for stable star On The Go Again (4/1) after providing him with the first Listed success of his training career at Leopardstown yesterday.
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'She is always in my thoughts' - Grand National winner Davy Russell pays emotional tribute to his mother

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 13:09
Grand National winning jockey Davy Russell has paid tribute to his mother, Phyllis, following his Aintree success on Tiger Roll.
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Russell and Elliott keep rolling with Monatomic

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 02:30
Davy Russell's purple patch continued at Tramore yesterday as he made his first ride since landing the Grand National on Tiger Roll a winning one when scoring on Decision Time.
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No time to bask in glory as insatiable Davy powers on

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 02:30
What's the difference between €576,714 and €8,624? It may be a huge sum of money, but for Davy Russell it's nothing. Winning the Aintree Grand National on Saturday is one thing but to turn up at Tramore yesterday mad for road and win the opener is another.
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Veteran 'Brackan' aiming to prove vintage for Lyons

Mon, 16/04/2018 - 02:30
Ger Lyons will be hoping age is no barrier with stalwart Brendan Brackan as the nine-year-old bids for his sixth Listed success on his seasonal bow in the Heritage Stakes (5.0) at Leopardstown today.
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Less than 24 hours after Grand National success, Davy Russell wins again in Tramore

Sun, 15/04/2018 - 14:48
Davy Russell made his first ride since landing the Grand National on Tiger Roll a winning one when scoring on Decision Time at Tramore.
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Patience pays off for Russell as veteran breaks National duck

Sun, 15/04/2018 - 02:30
Davy Russell, the oldest jockey in the race, capped a magnificent riding career when he rode Tiger Roll, one of the most accomplished little horses of the last few years, to a dramatic, last-gasp victory in the 171st Randox Health Grand National at Aintree yesterday.
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Black Op avenges Cheltenham miss

Sun, 15/04/2018 - 02:30
Cheltenham Festival runner-up Black Op went one better with a determined display in the Betway Mersey Novices' Hurdle at Aintree yesterday.
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Russell keeps gender revolution at bay

Sun, 15/04/2018 - 02:30
The story of the 2018 Grand National was written across the face of the winning jockey. As Davy Russell made his way back to the parade ring, the smile creasing his weather-beaten face was one of mighty relief.
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Klimt lays Guineas claim

Sun, 15/04/2018 - 02:30
Gustav Klimt booked his ticket for Newmarket in swooping late to bag the Ballylinch Stud 2,000 Guineas Trial Stakes at Leopardstown yesterday.
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