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Haggas considers York plan for Curragh heroine Sea Of Class

Mon, 23/07/2018 - 02:30
Newmarket trainer William Haggas will consider a trip to York for his Sea Of Class after her heroics in Saturday's Irish Oaks.
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Curragh double for O'Brien as Magical weaves her spell

Mon, 23/07/2018 - 02:30
Out of luck in Saturday's Oaks with Forever Together, Aidan O'Brien bounced back to land yesterday's feature as Magical belatedly opened her account for the season when making all in the Group Two Kilboy Estate Stakes.
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Twomey can rule Ballinrobe once more

Mon, 23/07/2018 - 02:30
Dawn Hoofer and Ruler Of France are the two standout names in the €30,000 Win Big With Tote Handicap at Ballinrobe this evening.
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Doyle delivers Class act

Sun, 22/07/2018 - 18:30
William Haggas won the Darley Irish Oaks with Sea Of Class after the filly was given a beautifully judged, bordering on sensational, waiting ride by James Doyle to put her head in front in the last stride - without using his stick.
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Projection has form to strike for Charlton

Sat, 21/07/2018 - 02:30
In ancient Greek culture, one of the more interesting figures is Dionysus, who was the god of various things including wine, euphoria and fertility.
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Forever Together to give O'Brien team Oaks double

Sat, 21/07/2018 - 02:30
Michael Stoute holds the record for most wins in the Irish Oaks at six, but Aidan O'Brien will equal that this evening should one of his three entries win the feature at the Curragh (5.30), which has attracted just seven fillies.
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Sea Of Class looking to spoil Oaks party for Ballydoyle trio

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 02:30
Magic Wand, Forever Together and Sea Of Class all feature in a field of just seven runners for the Darley Irish Oaks at the Curragh tomorrow.
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Faugheen vet cleared of any wrongdoing

Fri, 20/07/2018 - 02:30
Faugheen's vet Tim Brennan has been cleared of any wrongdoing by the disciplinary panel of the British Horseracing Authority after charges were brought against him relating to bets allegedly placed by his brother.
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Carberry 'getting the hang' of show jumping

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 02:30
For Paul Carberry, nothing may ever replace the rush of the Cheltenham roar but, since stepping away from race riding, he's found a new outlet for his talents: show jumping.
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Bulmers agree deal to sponsor the 'Magners Cheltenham Gold Cup' for four years

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 10:12
Bulmers Irish Cider has been unveiled as the new exclusive sponsor of the Cheltenham Gold Cup.
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Mullins vet denies passing on information

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 02:30
The Disciplinary Panel of the British Horseracing Authority has concluded its two-day hearing into whether or not Irish vet Tim Brennan passed on inside information to enable his brother Michael to win a modest amount of money by laying Faugheen for the 2016 Champion Hurdle. A verdict is expected later this week.
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Wicklow Brave holds all the aces at Killarney

Wed, 18/07/2018 - 02:30
Wicklow Brave headlines an intriguing seven-strong field for the Rose Hotel Race at Killarney.
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Killarney bookies hit for six

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 02:30
The bookies at Killarney were hit for six last night as all but one of the market leaders on the seven-race card won.
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Case against Faugheen vet 'has no credibility'

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 02:30
A high-profile case involving an Irish vet is due to continue before the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) in England today.
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Mullins sets new mark for amateur winners

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 02:30
Patrick Mullins became the winning-most amateur rider of all time as he overtook the record of 545 winners set by Ted Walsh with victory aboard Queens Boulevard in the Blind Tiger Flat race at Sligo.
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Weld's 'Bella' battles to land Killarney prize for McDonogh

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 02:30
Bella Estrella held off the late lunge of Hence to land the Cairn Rouge Stakes at Killarney yesterday.
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US Navy Flag leads from front in Group One double for O'Brien

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 02:30
It was another Saturday to remember for Aidan O'Brien and Ryan Moore, with US Navy Flag and Kew Gardens providing the formidable combination with a Group One double.
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Flag flies high for O'Brien

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 18:30
Champions among Aidan O'Brien's older horses have been in short supply this season but the trainer may yet have the continent's best sprinter in US Navy Flag: the colt, dropped back to six furlongs for the first time this season, showed Europe's best a clean pair of heels in the Darley July Cup at Newmarket yesterday.
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Aussie warrior 'Redkirk' ready to bounce back

Sat, 14/07/2018 - 02:30
The phrase "nothing is certain, except death and taxes" is usually attributed to one of the founding fathers of the United States, Benjamin Franklin, and he did pen something similar in a 1789 letter regarding the new Constitution.
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Harrington joy as 'faultless' Alpha stars in Falmouth

Sat, 14/07/2018 - 02:30
Alpha Centauri may have won "only" the Tattersalls Falmouth Stakes by four-and-a-half lengths at Newmarket yesterday, but the grey filly provided racing with a second wow moment of the summer when, going into the Dip with all her rivals already hard at it, jockey Colm O'Donoghue let out an inch of rein.
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