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Apple's Jade lands Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown but race marred by death of Nichols Canyon

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 14:14
Apple's Jade had to dig deep to collar Supasundae close home and land the Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown.
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Today's meeting at Leopardstown gets the green light after early morning inspection

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 07:48
This afternoon's big National Hunt meeting at Leopardstown has passed a precautionary inspection and goes ahead as planned.
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Patrick Mullins: 'I wanted to hit something, hit it hard and not stop until I was too tired to think'

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
They don't have punch-bags in the weigh-room, which is a pity. It's hard to walk back in and just watch the replay, curse your luck, accept the condolences and sit down quietly. I wanted to hit something, hit it hard and not stop until I was too tired to think.
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Sizing John or Yorkhill? Today's Leopardstown card and all the top tips

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
There was plenty of drama at Leopardstown yesterday with a number of fallers in the novice hurdle, leaving Whiskey Sour clear at 9/1.
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'This is what you get up for every day, to have days like this' - Martin

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
Anibale Fly carried a big weight to victory to provide JP McManus with another win in the Paddy Power Chase.
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Mullins dominates once again amid chaotic day of racing

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
Whiskey Sour won an incredible renewal of the Paddy Power Future Champions Novice Hurdle at Leopardstown yesterday.
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Rain forces Welsh National into January switch

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
Officials at Chepstow have moved quickly to reschedule the Coral Welsh Grand National for January 6 after yesterday's fixture was abandoned due to a waterlogged track.
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De Benno defies years for Grace and Landers

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
Toomevara permit holder James Grace has had many good horses run in his colours over the years. Not all of them were trained by him, such as Mick The Man, which was trained by Noel Meade to win the Grade One Champion Bumper at Punchestown a decade ago, so the owner-trainer-breeder got a special kick out of doing the hard work himself in preparing the 12-year-old De Benno to land the feature Tim Duggan Memorial Chase at Limerick yesterday.
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Henderson might send 'Bite' straight to Gold Cup

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
Nicky Henderson is not ruling out the possibility of King George VI Chase hero Might Bite heading to the Cheltenham Gold Cup without another run.
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Politologue primed for Cheltenham

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
Politologue confirmed he will be a major player in the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham in March after strolling to victory in the Unibet Desert Orchid Chase at Kempton.
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O'Brien means business with Art Nouvelle

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
For a man who has won some of the most famous races in the world as a jockey and now as a trainer, a December meeting at Lingfield wouldn't normally be high on the agenda.
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Mullins' Meri Devie poised to strike in Limerick feature

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
Meri Devie looks to have been provided with a good opportunity to get back to winning ways in the feature Grade Three Irish Independent Hurdle (2.10) at Limerick.
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Mullins rides roller coaster of emotions on day of high drama for festive punters

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 02:30
There were dramatic scenes on day two of the Leopardstown Christmas Racing Festival.
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'Extraordinary stuff' during dramatic day two of Leopardstown races

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 18:03
It was a dramatic course of events on day two of the Leopardstown Christmas Racing Festival.
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Mr Adjudicator victorious on hurdles bow at Leopardstown to give Willie Mullins another winner

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 17:16
Mr Adjudicator justified strong market support to make a winning debut over obstacles in the Paddy Power 'Only 363 Days Till Christmas' 3-Y-O Maiden Hurdle.
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WATCH: Whiskey Sour keeps cool to win one of the most dramatic races you will ever see

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 14:35
Whiskey Sour won an incredible renewal of the Paddy Power Future Champions Novice Hurdle at Leopardstown.
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Drama in Leopardstown as Simply Ned wins Grade One Chase in the stewards' room

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 14:15
Simply Ned was awarded the Paddy's Rewards Club Chase at Leopardstown after odds-on favourite and first-past-the-post Min was disqualified for causing significant interference.
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Min and Real Steel can underline their quality - Patrick Mullins on today's racing at Leopardstown

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 13:30
Footpad put in a breath-taking round of rapid jumping yesterday, making the fearsome Leopardstown chase course look easier than pulling in Copper Face Jacks.
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Mengli Khan is showing his true colours and looks ready to rule over Leopardstown rivals

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 13:00
Day two of the great Dublin bonanza resumes today with a couple of Grade Ones in store.
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Tomorrow's meeting at Leopardstown subject to a precautionary inspection

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 11:31
Thursday's meeting at Leopardstown is subject to a precautionary inspection at 7.30am on raceday.
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