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Power play can ensure Apple's Jade gets campaign off to a winning start

Sat, 09/11/2019 - 02:30
Robbie Power will become the eighth jockey to partner Apple's Jade (1.05, Navan) tomorrow in a race and will be hoping to be the seventh to win on the 10-time Grade One winner.
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Talented Ornua has arsenal to sink Emery at Naas

Sat, 09/11/2019 - 02:30
Cilaos Emery has had a luckless time since winning the Herald Champion Novice Hurdle a couple of seasons ago, but at his best he is the standard-setter in the Grade Three Popular Square Chase (1.05, Naas). However, it is Henry de Bromhead's talented novice Ornua that is preferred today.
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Champ's 'perfect' show thrills Henderson

Fri, 08/11/2019 - 02:30
Champ looks set to take high rank over fences this season after putting in a near perfect round of jumping in the KKA-Highpoint Beginners' Chase at Newbury yesterday.
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O'Brien clan thwarted in Melbourne as home rule declared

Wed, 06/11/2019 - 02:30
The race that stops a nation didn't disappoint as Aidan and Joseph O'Brien were dramatically denied Melbourne Cup glory at Flemington yesterday with their namesake Danny striking a much-needed blow for the home team through Vow And Declare (10/1).
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O'Brien family just touched off in chaotic Melbourne finale as Vow And Declare bites back for Australia

Tue, 05/11/2019 - 07:43
There was no fairytale ending to an extraordinary few days for Joseph O'Brien as Master Of Reality was gunned down in the final strides of the Lexus Melbourne Cup with the home team biting back through Vow And Declare in a thrilling and controversial finish.
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George hopeful God's Own can strike Gold for third time

Tue, 05/11/2019 - 02:30
Tom George reports God's Own is as enthusiastic as ever at the age of 11, as he bids to win Exeter's Coral Haldon Gold Cup for the third time.
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Irish connections reveal final thoughts ahead of Melbourne Cup bid

Mon, 04/11/2019 - 21:19
Joseph O'Brien announced himself as a trainer on the global stage two years ago when Rekindling landed the Lexus Melbourne Cup and the 26-year-old is back in Flemington bidding for further glory in the early hours of Tuesday morning (4am).
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'I came out here just chancing my arm' - Cork jockey set for Melbourne Cup ride after unlikely rise

Mon, 04/11/2019 - 20:01
As Johnny Allen stands back and soaks in the famous Cup parade around the streets of Melbourne, the Cork jockey can scarcely believe how his life has changed in recent years.
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O'Brien eyes second Melbourne Cup triumph after Iridessa scores landmark Breeders' Cup success

Mon, 04/11/2019 - 02:30
The records keep falling for Joseph O'Brien and it's becoming increasingly obvious that there is little which the 26-year-old cannot achieve in the training ranks after a remarkable weekend on all fronts.
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Cromwell's Jukebox Jive on song at Naas

Mon, 04/11/2019 - 02:30
Jukebox Jive finished with a flourish to make a winning stable debut for Gavin Cromwell in the Daragh Fitzpatrick and Colm White Local Bookmakers November Handicap at Naas yesterday.
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Breeders history for O'Brien

Sun, 03/11/2019 - 18:30
Joseph O'Brien made history at Santa Anita in California last night when he became the youngest ever trainer of a winner at the Breeders Cup meeting.
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It's all falling a bit flat for the finale

Sun, 03/11/2019 - 18:30
The Irish flat season comes to a conclusion today and as ever, it is hard not to think that the last fixture should possess a bit more pizzazz. The competition events-wise is intense.
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Mixed fortunes for the seven Irish challengers after Melbourne Cup barrier draw

Sun, 03/11/2019 - 08:46
The seven Irish challengers had mixed luck after the barrier draw was revealed for Tuesday's Lexus Melbourne Cup.
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'It's a wonderful win' - Joseph O'Brien makes history in California with victory at Breeders Cup meeting

Sat, 02/11/2019 - 21:35
Joseph O'Brien made history at Santa Anita in California when he became the youngest ever trainer of a winner at the Breeders Cup meeting.
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Downdraft secures Melbourne Cup spot with Joseph O'Brien now saddling one sixth of field

Sat, 02/11/2019 - 08:28
Joseph O'Brien will saddle one sixth of the field in Tuesday's Melbourne Cup after Downdraft confirmed his place in "the race that stops a nation" with a commanding display in the Group Three Hotham Stakes this morning at Flemington.
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Samcro takes centre stage in Elliott five-timer

Sat, 02/11/2019 - 02:30
Samcro showed glimpses of his best when making a foot-perfect start to his career over fences on a Down Royal card dominated by his trainer Gordon Elliott.
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Aso to get the season off to a profitable start at Wetherby

Sat, 02/11/2019 - 02:30
Met Éireann will tell you that winter begins in December, but for me, growing up, the first sign that the season was nearly here was my mother making delicious colcannon for dinner.
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Samcro chasing redemption on comeback

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 02:30
The much-touted Samcro will face six rivals today when he makes his eagerly-anticipated debut over fences at Down Royal.
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Mullins to show strong hand with Faugheen, Laurina and Melon

Thu, 31/10/2019 - 02:30
Champion trainer Willie Mullins has confirmed that three of his stables' top hurdlers, Faugheen, Laurina and Melon, will all go novice chasing this winter season.
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Willie Mullins hoping for imminent resolution to dispute between Kemboy syndicate and Horse Racing Ireland

Wed, 30/10/2019 - 13:04
Willie Mullins hopes the dispute between members of the Supreme Horse Racing syndicate and Horse Racing Ireland can be resolved "tomorrow or Friday."
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