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Shishkin gives Mullins much to ponder with Cheltenham on the horizon

13 hours 28 min ago
Willie Mullins is pondering how to get the better of Shishkin after Energumene’s valiant effort in defeat in the SBK Clarence House Chase on Saturday.
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Fire’s still burning bright for O’Grady

Sun, 23/01/2022 - 02:30
The WT O’Grady Memorial Hurdle is a nice little race today, on a very tasty Thurles card. It is a noteworthy renewal, coming as it does only ten days after the 50th anniversary of the death of the former two-time champion jockey-cum-trainer.
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Shishkin edges out Energumene in epic Clarence House Chase battle

Sat, 22/01/2022 - 16:43
Shishkin got up in the final few strides to deny Energumene in a pulsating renewal of the SBK Clarence House Chase at Ascot.
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The Very Man takes Navan Handicap Hurdle as Tiger Roll gives encouraging run but tires in the straight

Sat, 22/01/2022 - 14:22
Tiger Roll finished down the field as The Very Man claimed top honours in the Navan Handicap Hurdle.
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There’ll be no stopping Willie Mullins’s Allaho at Thurles en route to bigger things at Cheltenham

Sat, 22/01/2022 - 02:30
It’s rare that a dream duel comes to fruition unless it’s at the Cheltenham Festival, but all eyes will be on Ascot today when the battle between unbeaten chasers Shishkin and Energumene lights up the weekend.
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The price looks right for Energumene against Shishkin in Clarence House cracker at Ascot

Sat, 22/01/2022 - 02:30
It’s on! Four runners go to post for this afternoon’s Grade One SBK Clarence House Chase (3.35 Ascot) but for all intents and purposes, it’s a match between Nicky Henderson’s Shishkin, which has been chalked up at 4/6, and Willie Mullins’ Energumene, which is trading at 13/8.
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Jockey Robbie Dunne appeals 18-month ban for bullying and harassing Bryony Frost

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 16:57
Robbie Dunne has appealed against his 18-month ban for bullying and harassing weighing-room colleague Bryony Frost.
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Emmet Mullins and Paul Townend combine for bold UK raid with Carrarea

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 02:30
Emmet Mullins is planning another audacious UK raid with a pair of contenders tackling the €120,000 Sovereign Handicap Hurdle as part of Lingfield's inaugural Winter Million festival tomorrow.
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Gavin Cromwell mulling over daring Champion Hurdle tilt with smart novice My Mate Mozzie

Tue, 18/01/2022 - 14:46
Gavin Cromwell could be preparing for another daring Champion Hurdle coup with smart novice hurdler My Mate Mozzie a possible contender for the opening day feature at the Cheltenham Festival in March.
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Dream duel between Shishkin and Energumene all set for Ascot on Saturday

Tue, 18/01/2022 - 02:30
The dream duel between Shishkin and Energumene is primed for this Saturday at Ascot, with the star-studded pair standing their ground at the five-day declarations for the Grade One Clarence House Chase.
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Gordon Elliott keen to keep Galvin for Cheltenham mission

Tue, 18/01/2022 - 02:30
Gordon Elliott has reiterated his desire to head straight for the Cheltenham Gold Cup with Galvin – despite entering him for the Paddy Power Irish Gold Cup at Leopardstown next month.
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Bob Olinger is primed to lay down the law at Punchestown

Sun, 16/01/2022 - 02:30
Quality attracts hype, which in turn provokes snipers. Just ask last year’s Grade 3 Novice Chase winner Envoi Allen, a dual Cheltenham Festival hero with six Grade 1s to his name but a disappointment in the eyes of those who had anointed Arkle status upon him.
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On My Command to have day in the sun in ‘Lanzarote’

Sat, 15/01/2022 - 02:30
People create all sorts of rules for themselves when betting – I know one bloke who never backs top-weights in handicaps, and another who swears by it.
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Mullins’ Capodanno to lay down gauntlet to ‘Bob’ in novice chasing ranks

Sat, 15/01/2022 - 02:30
Racing fans may not have been blown away by Bob Olinger on his chasing debut, but Henry de Bromhead’s charge is being judged by the highest standards after a sensational stint over hurdles.
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Cheltenham Festival hero Bob Olinger primed for next test over fences at Punchestown on Sunday

Tue, 11/01/2022 - 15:01
BOB OLINGER will take the next step in his education over jumps at Punchestown this Sunday when the Cheltenham Festival hero steps up in class to tackle the Grade 3 Kildare Novice Chase.
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Dream duel in store for Shishkin as Nicky Henderson eyes Clarence House clash with Energumene

Mon, 10/01/2022 - 11:49
The dream duel is edging closer to reality with Nicky Henderson revealing that there's "every possibility" that star chaser Shishkin will face off against the Willie Mullins-trained Energumene in the Clarence House Chase on Saturday week.
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Fahy eyes big prizes for Dunvegan after sealing Fairyhouse four-timer

Mon, 10/01/2022 - 02:30
Dunvegan made it four from four at Fairyhouse in the Dan And Joan Moore Memorial Handicap Chase yesterday.
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Ebasari upsets odds to strike late for Elliott

Sun, 09/01/2022 - 02:30
Ebasari upstaged the long odds-on Adamantly Chosen to make a winning debut over jumps in the CorkRacecourse.ie Maiden Hurdle at Cork.
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‘Thedevil’ looking to make his mark for Noel Meade at Fairyhouse

Sat, 08/01/2022 - 02:30
Racing slips back a few gears after high-octane action over the festive period, but there’s still plenty to attract punters in a decent Fairyhouse jumps card tomorrow.
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Top-weight Aso looks in good shape for Williams ahead of Veterans’ Final

Sat, 08/01/2022 - 02:30
It’s often said that there are six basic emotions: happiness, sadness, fear, anger, surprise and disgust – but in more recent years, some scientists have claimed that there are far more, with one study listing 27 distinct emotions felt by humans.
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