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Tiara set for February return

Sun, 31/12/2017 - 02:30
Special Tiara could bid to get back to winning ways in the Coral Dublin Chase at Leopardstown on February 3. Trainer Henry de Bromhead is favouring a tilt at the newly-formed two-mile-one-furlong Grade Two with the 10-year-old over an outing in next month's Clarence House Chase at Ascot.
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O'Brien rounds off year with his first Grade One

Sun, 31/12/2017 - 02:30
Naunton trainer Fergal O'Brien finished what has been a terrific 2017 for him by saddling his first Grade One winner when Poetic Rhythm won the Betfred Challow Hurdle at Newbury yesterday.
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Mullins to run tests after Faugheen shock

Sat, 30/12/2017 - 02:30
Willie Mullins insists he won't be making any rash decisions on the future of Faugheen after he was pulled up behind shock winner Mick Jazz in the Ryanair Hurdle at Leopardstown yesterday.
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Take a chance on maturing chaser 'Gardes'

Sat, 30/12/2017 - 02:30
Back in 1492, the Fitzgeralds of Kildare and the Butlers of Ormonde were involved in a bitter dispute over which family would have the position of Lord Deputy.
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Mullins team set for a small boost with Steel Wave

Sat, 30/12/2017 - 02:30
Willie Mullins had a very tough week at Leopardstown with the death of Nichols Canyon, and there was more cause for concern yesterday when Faugheen didn't fire and was pulled up, priced 2/11.
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De Bromhead delight at 'fantastic' double

Sat, 30/12/2017 - 02:30
Henry de Bromhead's excellent Christmas Festival continued when Mind's Eye completed a double for the trainer in the Top Oil Novice Handicap Hurdle at Leopardstown.
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'Jazz' and Russell make most of lacklustre Faugheen's off day

Sat, 30/12/2017 - 02:30
Mick Jazz was a shock winner of the Ryanair Hurdle as favourite Faugheen suffered just the second defeat of his career after being pulled up at Leopardstown.
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Fabulous Saga makes hard work of gutsy Limerick win

Sat, 30/12/2017 - 02:30
Willie Mullins has sent the likes of Faugheen and last season's Albert Bartlett winner Penhill to win the Grade Two Guinness Novice Hurdle in recent years and, while this year's winner Fabulous Saga lacks the class of those individuals, he certainly didn't lack courage to add to the champion trainer's tally in the day-four Limerick feature.
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Shattered Love picks up Grade One win as Monalee crashes out at Leopardstown

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 17:20
Shattered Love led home Jury Duty to provide Gordon Elliott with a one-two in the Neville Hotels Novice Chase at Leopardstown.
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Faugheen is pulled up as a shock winner is crowned at Leopardstown

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 15:24
Mick Jazz was a shock winner of the Ryanair Hurdle as favourite Faugheen suffered just the second defeat of his career after being pulled up at Leopardstown.
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Spider Web romps home for JP McManus at Leopardstown

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 13:51
Shane Crimin steered Spider Web to a clear-cut victory in the Adare Manor Opportunity Handicap Chase at Leopardstown.
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'I was with him and the vet and he wasn't distressed at all' - Patrick Mullins pays emotional tribute to Nichols Canyon

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 13:00
A light went out yesterday in Closutton. Though small in stature, Nichols Canyon was a Titan in our yard but sadly we won't have him around any more after his fatal fall at Leopardstown.
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All eyes on Faugheen - Here is today's Leopardstown card and tips

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 02:30
The much-anticipated return of 2015 Champion Hurdle winner Faugheen, who had been off the track for 665 days, went as smooth as everyone hoped in the Morgiana Unibet Hurdle at Punchestown in November, propelling him to the top of the 2018 Champion Hurdle betting.
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'Road' hands Meade a golden ticket

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 02:30
Noel Meade will aim Road To Respect at the Cheltenham Gold Cup after his victory in the Leopardstown Christmas Chase - where current staying king Sizing John was never going and finished distressed.
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Jessica Harrington to carry out tests on 'distressed' Sizing John following below-par effort

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 02:30
Jessica Harrington will carry out a series of tests on Sizing John following his below-par effort in the Leopardstown Christmas Chase.
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Russell proves supersub as 'Jade' proves her class again

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 02:30
In a race marred by the death of Nichols Canyon, Apple's Jade had to dig deep to collar Supasundae close home and land the Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle.
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'Duca' proves worth for Elliott and Moore in Limerick feature

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 02:30
A mixed week for Gordon Elliott took a turn for the better at Leopardstown yesterday, while the Graded contests at Limerick continue to fall his way this week, and there is every chance the name of Duca De Thaix will be one that we will be hearing more of as the season develops.
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Mullins hoping Fabulous Saga can repeat stunning Cork run

Fri, 29/12/2017 - 02:30
Fabulous Saga's 70-length demolition of a decent Grade Three field at Cork, on a day where the officials at the track were forced to abandon their last two races due to safety concerns after some unrelenting weather, will go down as one of the most impressive and equally perplexing performances of the year.
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'He will be terribly hard to replace' - Tributes paid to Nichols Canyon after fatal fall at Leopardstown

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 16:43
Eight-times Grade One winner Nichols Canyon - the only horse to beat the mighty Faugheen - suffered a fatal injury when falling at the fifth flight in the Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown.
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'It has all fallen into place' - Sean Flanagan's reaction after Road to Respect's big win at Leopardstown

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 15:14
Road To Respect led home a one-two-three for Gigginstown House Stud with Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Sizing John well beaten in the Leopardstown Christmas Chase at the Dublin track.
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