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Harrington plots D'Air duel for Supasundae at Aintree

Fri, 30/03/2018 - 02:30
A duel between Supasundae and Champion Hurdle hero Buveur D'Air could be on the cards at Aintree next month with trainer Jessica Harrington outlining an ambitious plan for her star hurdler.
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Elliott draws rare blank as Mullins makes hay with treble

Fri, 30/03/2018 - 02:30
It was a rare meeting without a winner for Gordon Elliott but his main rival for the Irish trainers' championship Willie Mullins was in fine form at Clonmel with a 47/1 treble to cut Elliott's advantage to approximately €500,000.
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Smullen vows to overcome 'challenge'

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 02:30
Pat Smullen is "fully focused" on making a complete recovery after the nine-times champion Flat jockey was diagnosed with a tumour.
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Prescott raider on mark as Hayes lands Dundalk treble

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 02:30
Veteran English trainer Mark Prescott made a flying visit to Dundalk last night, and the victory of Elysees Palace ensured it was a profitable trip.
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Legendary Irish jockey Pat Smullen focused on full recovery after being diagnosed with tumour

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 15:45
Jockey Pat Smullen is "fully focused" on making a complete recovery after he was diagnosed with a tumour.
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Footpad to bypass Fairyhouse in favour of Aintree tilt - Mullins

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 02:30
Willie Mullins has confirmed that Footpad is set for a trip to Aintree after being taken out of Sunday's Ryanair Gold Cup at Fairyhouse.
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Death of Gold Cup hero

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 02:30
Jockey Andrew Thornton has paid tribute to 1998 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Cool Dawn, which has died at the age of 30.
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Racing is alive and kicking in Meath

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 02:30
Wherever the history of National Hunt racing is written, it is layered in the green and gold of Meath.
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Family fun is a racing certainty

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 02:30
Welcome to the 2018 Easter Festival of Racing at Fairyhouse, the home of Ireland's favourite race the BoyleSports Irish Grand National on its traditional Easter Monday slot. The iconic race is now worth €500,000 and has become Ireland's richest jumps race and the third most valuable between here and the UK.
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Fairyhouse of fashion

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 02:30
This year, Carton House's Most Stylish Lady competition takes place on Easter Monday and the theme is 'Modern Vintage', inspired by the earls and ladies who both inhabited and visited Carton House over the centuries. Sky Sports News presenter Olivia Wayne will judge the competition this year.
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Samcro leads strong team as Elliott eyes trainers' title

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 02:30
Gordon Elliott will unleash a battalion of stars for next month's Punchestown Festival headed by Samcro, Apple's Jade and Mengli Khan as the Meath trainer looks to seize the Irish trainers' championship from Willie Mullins.
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Mulvany star wins Again in Lincoln

Mon, 26/03/2018 - 02:30
On The Go Again continued on the up by completing a five-timer on the Flat when landing yesterday's competitive renewal of the Tote Irish Lincolnshire at Naas.
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Record for Elliott

Mon, 26/03/2018 - 02:30
Gordon Elliott's winners' bandwagon keeps rolling along and the Co Meath trainer yesterday notched a record 194 winners in an Irish jumps season when Poormans Hill lifted the Toals Bookmakers Ulster National at Downpatrick.
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Mark your card with these 10 to follow for Flat season

Mon, 26/03/2018 - 02:30
The paint is barely dry on another epic Cheltenham Festival, but the focus has begun to shift towards the Flat season as Aidan O'Brien looks to build on his record-breaking success and add to his remarkable Group One haul.
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Aussie Valentine bids to lift Lincolnshire hex

Sun, 25/03/2018 - 02:30
Aussie Valentine bids to make it fourth-time lucky in the Tote Irish Lincolnshire at Naas today. The seven-year-old filled the runner-up spot in the last three renewals of the race, when trained by Paul Deegan, and made an encouraging debut for Ado McGuinness when fourth on the all-weather at Dundalk last month.
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Carnival made for Queens

Sun, 25/03/2018 - 02:30
NATIONAL Hunt racing is serious business, especially when it comes to the task of winning the BoyleSports Irish Grand National,the most valuable jumps race in Ireland with a prize fund of €500,000.
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Something for everyone

Sun, 25/03/2018 - 02:30
The Easter Festival at Fairyhouse, which runs from Sunday April 1st to Tuesday April 3rd is the place to be over the Easter Weekend. The racecourse is transformed into Ireland's largest playground, with something for everyone!
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Nursery of champions

Sun, 25/03/2018 - 02:30
Fairyhouse is long established as a place where dreams come true, horses become champions and add to their lore.
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Festival fit for Kings

Sun, 25/03/2018 - 02:30
Welcome to the 2018 Easter Festival of Racing at Fairyhouse, the home of Ireland's favourite race the BoyleSports Irish Grand National on its traditional Easter Monday slot. Affectionately known as 'The Race of the People' because traditionally the small-time trainer, owner and syndicate of work colleagues and friends can win it just as easily as the 'big boys' of racing, the iconic race is now worth €500,000 and has become Ireland's richest jumps race and the third most valuable between here and the UK.
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Donncha can bounce back in the Lincoln

Sat, 24/03/2018 - 12:00
It's always much easier to review your betting records after the Cheltenham Festival if you are well in the black, and following a reasonably good week, Paul Nicholls' Pacha Du Polder ensured it would be a great Festival for this corner with a 25/1 win in the Foxhunters.
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