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'It’s very much a dream...but I'm not going to be pulling out of college any time soon' - Student (19) wins first ever race as jockey

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 11:33
It was a memorable racing debut for Emma Doyle in Dundalk on Friday as the 19-year-old student rode Northern Surprise to victory in the Bet Victor Handicap.
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Sinead Kissane: 'Time and tide wait for no-one, but tradition lives on in Ballyheigue Races'

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 02:30
Picture it. A village on the coast of north Kerry on the weekend between Christmas and New Year's Eve. The beach has been transformed into a race-track, a 6.5-furlong course which is shaped like an athletics track with bends that require quick re-engagement with your wits after the Christmas go-slow.
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Wayne Bailey: 'Grand Sancy looks the value bet in Tolworth'

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 02:30
Between the TV, radio, newspapers and social media, it's impossible to get away from people offering advice and inspiration during the month of January.
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'Sams' to leave Mouse and Cooper smiling

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 02:30
Lofty reputations will be put on the line when Gordon Elliott's Battleoverdoyen and Willie Mullins' Tornado Flyer collide in tomorrow's Grade One Lawlor's of Naas Novice Hurdle (1.50).
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Knocknanuss can defend his Plumpton territory

Sat, 05/01/2019 - 02:30
A rare international challenge will descend on Plumpton tomorrow, but home hope Knocknanuss can put up a stout and successful defence of his Sussex territory.
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Mullins sends Champion hope Laurina to Sandown for return

Fri, 04/01/2019 - 02:30
Laurina will make her belated seasonal reappearance in tomorrow's Listed Mares' Hurdle at Sandown with connections happy that they will finally get ground in her favour.
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'Battle' and 'Tornado' set to put Festival credentials on line

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 02:30
There could be fascinating duel in Sunday's Grade One Lawlor's Of Naas Novice Hurdle with Gordon Elliott's unbeaten Battleoverdoyen and Willie Mullins' Tornado Flyer among the 17 to have stood their ground.
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Altior likely to renew rivalry with Un De Sceaux at Ascot

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 02:30
Unbeaten Altior will face a maximum of eight rivals if taking up his entry in the Matchbook Clarence House Chase at Ascot on January 19.
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Bunyan hoping his stable star can be a 'Hit' in Dubai sprint

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 02:30
Darren Bunyan's Hit The Bid and Freescape from the David Marnane yard carry the Irish hopes on the opening night of the Dubai Carnival at Meydan.
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Tom Mullins sets February Leopardstown target for Rocky Blue

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 18:38
Rocky Blue is likely to return to Leopardstown in early February following his high-profile victory at the track over the festive period.
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Al Boum Photo snaps up Tramore prize for Walsh

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 02:30
Al Boum Photo made a winning return to action as he led home a Willie Mullins 1-2-3 in the Listed Savills Chase at Tramore.
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Townend seals double to keep up title push at Fairyhouse

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 02:30
Jockeys' championship leader Paul Townend enjoyed a fine start to 2019 as he booted home a Fairyhouse double yesterday.
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Deutsch back on track after prison stint

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 02:30
Charlie Deutsch will not remember 2018 with any great fondness after spending 10 weeks of its summer in Bristol Prison for a drink-driving offence.
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Fenton lands first winner since ban

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 02:30
Philip Fenton had his first winner since returning to training after a three-year ban as 25/1 shot Secret Cargo broke his duck at Tramore.
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Watch: Willie Mullins' Al Boum Photo made a very impressive return to action today at Tramore

Tue, 01/01/2019 - 16:04
Al Boum Photo made a winning return to action as he led home a Willie Mullins clean sweep of the first three in the Listed Savills Chase at Tramore.
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Trainer Philip Fenton secures his first winner since return from three-year ban for possession of anabolic steroids

Tue, 01/01/2019 - 14:02
Philip Fenton trained his first winner since returning after a three-year ban as 25-1 shot Secret Cargo broke his duck at Tramore.
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Geraghty full of hope as Defi Du Seuil eyes 'Dipper' prize

Tue, 01/01/2019 - 02:30
Barry Geraghty is full of hope for the chances of Defi Du Seuil in today's Dipper Novices' Chase at Cheltenham.
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Mullins trio may be undone by race-fit Alpha Des Obeaux

Tue, 01/01/2019 - 02:30
IT'S not often that the racing world casts its gaze on Tramore but all eyes will be on the Waterford track today as the new era of Racing TV kicks off.
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Scarpeta can pay dividends for Mullins in hurdle

Mon, 31/12/2018 - 02:30
Willie Mullins looks to have a nap hand in the Tote Pays Dividend Hurdle at Punchestown today.
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Greg Wood: 'ATR rides off into the bright new dawn Sky'

Sun, 30/12/2018 - 18:30
There are unlikely to be many mourners when At The Races officially expires at midnight tomorrow. After all, and with all due respect to the television channel's home in Milton Keynes, it is going to a much better place. Just short of its 18th birthday, the adoption papers were signed and approved earlier this year and from Tuesday, it is official. At The Races is part of the Sky Sports family now.
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