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Un De Sceaux set for Ryanair after record Ascot success

9 hours 32 min ago
Un De Sceaux, one of the few Irish-trained horses to cross the Irish Sea at this time of year, became the first horse to win the Clarence House Chase three times when he beat Speredek seven lengths in the Ascot mud.
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Dinaria Des Obeaux seals 545/1 Thurles four-timer for Elliott

9 hours 32 min ago
Dinaria Des Obeaux completed a 545/1 Thurles four-timer for Gordon Elliott and Gigginstown House Stud by landing the Coolmore NH Sires EBF Mares Novice Chase.
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Mullins eyes bigger prizes after Bonbon's sweet success

9 hours 32 min ago
Bonbon Au Miel led home a 1-2-3 for Willie Mullins in Saturday's beginners chase at Navan and looks destined for loftier targets.
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Un de Sceaux cruises to impressive hat-trick

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 02:30
Un De Sceaux was hailed by his connections as "an iron horse" after slogging to victory in Ascot's Clarence House Chase, becoming the first to win the race three times. The same label could also be applied with at least as much justice to The New One, who achieved a fourth consecutive win in the day's other major race, Haydock's Champion Hurdle Trial.
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Mullins' star to relish slog

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 02:30
Connections of Kate Appleby Shoes expect testing conditions to be in her favour in the Coolmore National Hunt Sires Irish EBF Mares Novice Chase at Thurles today.
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WATCH: Un De Sceaux makes history with third Clarence House Chase triumph at Ascot

Sat, 20/01/2018 - 16:05
Un De Sceaux won the Royal Salute Whisky Clarence House Chase at Ascot for the third year running as he took his Grade One tally to eight.
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Un De Sceaux to justify hype and land treble

Sat, 20/01/2018 - 02:30
I was never really one for taking an interest in the British Royal Family, but I must admit that I've become hooked on the Netflix drama 'The Crown'.
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Dinaria Des Obeaux the pick of Elliott's team

Sat, 20/01/2018 - 02:30
Punters looking to get off to a good start at Navan this afternoon should consider backing SPADES ARE TRUMPS, Barry Geraghty's choice of the two JP McManus horses in the 2018 Navan Membership Rated Novice Hurdle (12.25). Gavin Cromwell's gelding looked a little green on his debut in a novice hurdle at Wexford in October, but surprised the market with a placing at 50/1.
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Henry's family affair

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 02:30
Fresh from a successful English raid at Kempton on Tuesday night for owner Ronan O'Gara, trainer Joseph O'Brien looks to have found a nice opportunity for UNCLE HENRY to score in the opener (5.0) of tonight's eight-race card at Dundalk when he teams up with his younger brother Donnacha.
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Crawford's 'Fine' prospect will depend on safe passage

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 02:30
Larne handler Stuart Crawford is keeping his fingers crossed Fine Rightly arrives in good time for tomorrow's Peter Marsh Chase at Haydock.
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Brain Power looks danger to Un De Sceaux treble bid

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 02:30
English raids have been far less frequent for Willie Mullins this season as he instead opts to keep his stable stars on these shores but the champion trainer sends Un De Sceaux to Ascot tomorrow as he bids for a hat-trick of wins in Grade One Clarence House Chase.
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Faugheen and Buveur D'Air head Champion Hurdle list

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 02:30
Faugheen and Buveur D'Air are among 23 entries for the Unibet Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham on March 13.
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Harrington eyes big prizes

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 02:30
Sizing John is showing "a good pep in his step" with trainer Jessica Harrington reporting the reigning Cheltenham Gold Cup winner to be well on his way to full fitness as he heads straight for the Cotswolds in his bid for back-to-back victories in chasing's blue riband.
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'Chit Chat' can do the talking for Russell

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 02:30
Davy Russell has made hay in the absence of the injured Ruby Walsh and the Cork rider bids to extend his lead at the head of the jump jockeys' title race with a quartet of rides at Fairyhouse.
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Bachelor scores for O'Brien and O'Gara

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 02:30
It's a far cry from winning the Melbourne Cup with Rekindling last November but Joseph O'Brien took great satisfaction from his Kempton raid last night as Bachelor scored for owner and former Irish rugby star Ronan O'Gara.
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Possible clash of Faugheen and Buveur D'Air tops impressive Dublin Racing Festival menu

Tue, 16/01/2018 - 15:11
The entries for the inaugural Dublin Racing Festival have thrown up some intriguing clashes including the potential meeting of reigning Champion Hurdle winner Buveur D'Air and 2015 hero Faugheen in the BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle.
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Faugheen on track to make Dublin return

Tue, 16/01/2018 - 02:30
Faugheen's substandard display at Leopardstown over Christmas still perplexes champion trainer Willie Mullins but after passing a battery of tests, the 'Machine' is on course for next month's Dublin Racing Festival at the Foxrock track.
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'You just have to take the hits and move on'

Tue, 16/01/2018 - 02:30
Willie Mullins isn't one to ponder on the past so it's hardly any wonder that the 30th anniversary of his training career has gone totally over his head.
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Getabird flies into Cheltenham picture for Mullins

Mon, 15/01/2018 - 02:30
Getabird was installed as favourite for the Supreme Novices' Hurdle at Cheltenham after a hugely impressive performance in the Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle at Punchestown.
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Bargain buy 'Doctor' has right script for Russell and Elliott

Mon, 15/01/2018 - 02:30
Doctor Phoenix produced a career-best performance to win the Bar One Racing Dan Moore Memorial Handicap Chase at Fairyhouse.
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