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O'Brien targets Trial test for exciting Buckhurst

Wed, 10/04/2019 - 02:30
Most jumps trainers are coming to the end of the season but Joseph O'Brien is only getting started and the dual-purpose Kilkenny trainer is excited with his sizeable Flat contingent ahead of the summer.
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Irishman Brendan Powell calls time on his training career

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 08:27
Brendan Powell, the rider of 1988 Grand National hero Rhyme 'N' Reason, has announced his retirement from the training ranks.
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'Tiger' groom can sleep easy again after double

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 02:30
The bowls of popcorn were prepared as Louise Magee and husband Gavin sat down with their young family and readied themselves to relive history with tears expected to flow for the evening after watching a repeat of the Aintree Grand National.
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Gosden on weather alert for Too Darn Hot's Newbury return

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 02:30
Too Darn Hot tops the billing for the Watership Down Stud Greenham Stakes at Newbury on Saturday.
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'Sovereigns' heading straight to Guineas

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 02:30
Aidan O'Brien will skip Saturday's Greenham Stakes with Ten Sovereigns and his leading English 2,000 Guineas hope will instead wait until next month's Newmarket Classic before pitching up against Too Darn Hot.
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Cimeara shows plenty of class in triumph at Cork

Mon, 08/04/2019 - 02:30
Cimeara showed plenty of class and battling qualities to win the Noblesse Stakes at Cork yesterday.
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Mixed signals over ‘Tiger’ hat-trick bid

Mon, 08/04/2019 - 02:30
As Tiger Roll, the first horse to win back-to-back Grand Nationals in 45 years, paraded in trainer Gordon Elliott's home town of Summerhill, Co Meath, yesterday, 24 hours after conquering Aintree for a second time, the most oft-asked question was: "Next year?"
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Aintree glory was 'like a holiday' for groom

Mon, 08/04/2019 - 02:30
Louise Magee, the groom who led Tiger Roll out to Grand National glory, may not have slept for two nights but she still feels like she has been on a holiday.
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Tiger rolls into town for victorious homecoming after history making run

Mon, 08/04/2019 - 02:30
Making the familiar trot down Summerhill's sloped main street to Shaw's Bar, Tiger Roll looked to have all the energy in the world just 24 hours after his ferocious, history making Grand National finish.
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Horse of a lifetime Tiger Roll secures historic Grand double

Sun, 07/04/2019 - 18:30
As he waited for Tiger Roll to make his way from the course to the winner's enclosure, Michael O'Leary, the horse's owner and boss of Ryanair, was wearing a grin of total contentment. With his arms aloft, he was marking a significant moment: he was making history. Or rather his horse was. The mount that took the race by storm last year had, with a supreme confidence that almost bordered on ease, negotiated his way to victory again.
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Bigger prizes in store for Lady Kaya after Trial procession

Sun, 07/04/2019 - 18:30
The Classic dream is still alive for the Lavery team and jockey Robbie Colgan after Lady Kaya turned the Group Three Ballylinch Stud 'Priory Belle' 1,000 Guineas Trial into a procession at Leopardstown yesterday.
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'I'd hate for anything unfortunate to happen to him' - O'Leary reiterates that third Tiger Roll tilt not a runner

Sun, 07/04/2019 - 11:40
Owner Michael O'Leary has reiterated Tiger Roll is "very unlikely" to bid for a third Randox Health Grand National next April following his historic second triumph at Aintree on Saturday.
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Tiger Roll earns iconic status with repeat National victory

Sun, 07/04/2019 - 02:30
The spirit of Red Rum returned to Aintree yesterday as Tiger Roll, the 4/1 favourite, became the first horse for 45 years to win the Grand National two years in succession, romping to a two-and-three-quarter-length victory.
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WATCH: Michael O'Leary toasts Tiger Roll's second Grand National win by buying two drinks for all on flight home

Sat, 06/04/2019 - 22:12
Michael O'Leary made headlines last year after delaying his Ryanair flight home to accommodate the winning jockey, Davy Russell, after Tiger Roll's maiden victory in the iconic steeplechase.
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'After the engagement ring he is probably the best purchase I've ever made' - Michael O'Leary hails Tiger Roll

Sat, 06/04/2019 - 20:42
There could soon be a new statue on display at the home of Michael O'Leary after Tiger Roll became the first horse since the mighty Red Rum to win back-to-back renewals of the Randox Health Grand National.
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WATCH: Michael O'Leary and Gordon Elliott indicate that Tiger Roll won't attempt three-in-a-row in 2020

Sat, 06/04/2019 - 19:56
Michael O'Leary and Gordon Elliott have suggested the excess weight that Tiger Roll would be forced to carry may scupper the nine-year-old's attempt to emulate Red Rum further by claiming a third Grand National at Aintree next year.
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WATCH: An emotional Gordon Elliott dedicates Tiger Roll's history-making Grand National victory to his late uncle

Sat, 06/04/2019 - 18:30
Irish trainer Gordon Elliott made history today as he claimed his third Garnd National victory and the second with Tiger Roll. Interviewed afterwards, the Co. Meath trainer dedicated the win to his late uncle Willie and to winning jockey Davy Russell's mother who both passed away in the last year.
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Tiger on a roll! Gordon Elliott horse emulates Red Rum in style by winning back-to-back Grand Nationals

Sat, 06/04/2019 - 17:30
Tiger Roll, trained by Gordon Elliott and ridden by Davy Russell, has become the first horse since Red Rum in 1974 to win two Grand Nationals.
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Mark Walsh to ride Anibale Fly in the Grand National after Barry Geraghty's horror leg break

Sat, 06/04/2019 - 11:31
Mark Walsh has been confirmed as the rider of Anibale Fly in this afternoon's Randox Health Grand National.
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Grand National 2019 as it happened: Tiger Roll makes history

Sat, 06/04/2019 - 11:15
The Herald racing correspondent Niall Cronin will describe the action as 19 Irish horses bid for Grand National glory. Can Tiger Roll add another amazing chapter to his illustrious career.
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