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Mullins hoping seaside trip can work again for Al Boum Photo

Fri, 01/01/2021 - 02:30
Willie Mullins is looking forward to seeing his dual Gold Cup hero Al Boum Photo bid for a hat-trick in the Savills New Year's Day Chase at Tramore.
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Willie Mullins signs off 2020 in style with Bachasson and Stones And Roses double at Punchestown

Thu, 31/12/2020 - 16:13
Bachasson rounded off a fantastic end to 2020 for Willie Mullins when completing a New Year’s Eve double for the champion trainer at Punchestown.
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Blackmore bags a brace to finish Limerick festival in style

Thu, 31/12/2020 - 02:30
Henry de Bromhead and Rachael Blackmore combined to claim two winners on the belated final day of the Christmas Racing Festival at Limerick.
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Nicholls plays a Bravemansgame with Challow success

Wed, 30/12/2020 - 02:30
Bravemansgame continued his surge up the ranks with a very impressive victory in the MansionBet Challow Novices' Hurdle at Newbury.
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With 16 festive winners - including six Grade Ones - there is no sign of Willie Mullins slowing down

Wed, 30/12/2020 - 02:30
The sight of Willie Mullins loading his car boot at Leopardstown yesterday afternoon was something to behold as he quickly ran out of space, such was the extraordinary haul of silverware which he accumulated over a sensational Christmas.
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De Bromhead seeking to 'Corner' Limerick market with high hopes of a double

Wed, 30/12/2020 - 02:30
Every cloud has a silver lining and the deluge of rain which forced the cancellation of Limerick's card on Sunday results in a Christmas bonus at the Patrickswell track today.
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Grand Roi on mark as Elliott makes the right call at Limerick

Wed, 30/12/2020 - 02:30
Grand Roi registered a Grade Two success for Gordon Elliott on just his second start for the yard in the Grant Thornton Hurdle at Limerick.
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Patrick Mullins: Just like Santa, hat-trick hero Sharjah never fails to deliver

Tue, 29/12/2020 - 21:41
"Thirty seconds jockeys," says the starter through his microphone.
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'He's some horse' - Willie Mullins' joy as son Patrick and Sharjah land famous hat-trick in Matheson Hurdle

Tue, 29/12/2020 - 15:35
Sharjah and Patrick Mullins made it a fabulous hat-trick when displaying a fantastic turn of foot in the Matheson Hurdle at Leopardstown.
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Race-by-race guide and tips for Leopardstown Day Four

Tue, 29/12/2020 - 02:30
Willie Mullins has monopolised the Grade One Matheson Hurdle (2.25) with seven winners over the last decade and the Closutton maestro possesses a star-studded trio of contenders once again in today's renewal.
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Patrick Mullins: 'Saint' can turn tables in Matheson but I have my eyes on a late show

Tue, 29/12/2020 - 02:30
Yesterday was the clash of the heavyweight chasers while today it is the turn of the speedster hurdlers in the Matheson Hurdle.
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Elliott to make 'Grand' Limerick recovery

Tue, 29/12/2020 - 02:30
The men of the moment will be hoping that a fruitful festive period continues with another landmark success as Grade One-winning riders Darragh O'Keeffe and Jonathan Moore do battle in the Grant Thornton Hurdle (1.40) at Limerick today.
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'Farouk' delivers double joy for McGarvey

Tue, 29/12/2020 - 02:30
The Long Mile suffered a heavy fall on his seasonal return at Punchestown last month, but that bad memory was cast aside in some style as the Philip Dempsey-trained six-year-old turned the Tim Duggan Memorial Handicap Chase into a procession.
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Red-letter day for O'Keeffe as A Plus Tard lands big prize

Tue, 29/12/2020 - 02:30
It's been a remarkable month for Darragh O'Keeffe and the 20-year-old announced his place at racing's top table when securing his first Grade One triumph aboard A Plus Tard (15/2) in a blockbuster finish to the Savills Chase at Leopardstown.
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A Plus Tard holds off Kemboy to win Savills Chase with late charge

Mon, 28/12/2020 - 16:00
A Plus Tard finished with a flourish to collar Kemboy in the final strides in a vintage renewal of the Savills Chase at Leopardstown.
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Willie Mullins' domination in Leopardstown continues as Gaillard Du Mesnil sets up Monday four-timer

Mon, 28/12/2020 - 14:01
Willie Mullins’ domination of the Leopardstown Christmas meeting continued on Monday as Gaillard Du Mesnil initiated a four-timer in the Tote.ie Maiden Hurdle.
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Elliott ready to fire back at Mullins with Delta Work primed for Savills Chase repeat in a classic renewal

Mon, 28/12/2020 - 02:30
Not only is today's Savills Chase shaping up to be a Christmas cracker, but it could turn out to be the best race of the season with a stellar field vying for Grade One glory. It's as good in quality as any Gold Cup with a combined 18 Grade One wins between a stellar field.
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'Hope' set to shine for Murphy if Limerick gets green light

Mon, 28/12/2020 - 02:30
There was little festive cheer around Limerick yesterday as racing succumbed to the weather, but hopes are high that the action will resume at the Patrickswell venue today with the rearranged Grade Two Lyons Of Limerick Jaguar Land Rover Novice Hurdle (12.25) the featured prize.
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'I woke up and I just thought - crikey, I've won the King George'

Mon, 28/12/2020 - 02:30
Bryony Frost has been overwhelmed by the response to her King George VI Chase victory on Frodon.
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'Minella' has youth on his side in festive battle for the ages

Mon, 28/12/2020 - 02:30
The anticipation of getting something is often better than the getting. Not today.
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