The handicapper’s ratings say he can’t win, but Rupert Lamb nevertheless gets the nap in the Listed Racecourse Supporters’ Club Chase at Thurles this afternoon.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2014
I think I can head to Naas today with a degree of optimism and it’ll be a surprise, at least to me, should I leave empty-handed.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2013
Sizing Europe and First Lieutenant are among a classy entry of nine for the JNwine.com Champion chase at Down Royal on Saturday.
Tue, 29 Oct, 2013
Willie Mullins already has his string in tip-top form and he took the feature Polar Square Chase at Naas yesterday with Twinlight.
Ted Walsh’s Foxrock, a costly failure at Punchestown last time, gets the nap to set the record straight in the Sunday Market Racecourse Maiden Hurdle at Naas tomorrow.
Sat, 09 Mar, 2013
Hurricane Fly can cement his position near the top of the Champion Hurdle market by landing the Grade 1 Istabraq Festival Hurdle at Leopardstown this afternoon.
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012
Arvika Ligeonniere aims to enhance his Arkle claims as he comes back in trip for the Racing Post Novice Chase at Leopardstown on Wednesday.
Mon, 24 Dec, 2012
Arvika Ligeonniere and Oscars Well could clash in the Racing Post Novice Chase at Leopardstown on St Stephen’s Day.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2012
Thurles today is set to house a rather unique card, comprising six chases, should the meeting survive an 8am inspection due to the threat of frost.
Thu, 29 Nov, 2012
If the magnificent National Hunt racing we have been watching over the last week or so hasn’t got the juices flowing then you really are in the wrong game.
Sat, 17 Nov, 2012
Tom Cooper believes Forpadydeplasterer could be the forgotten horse of Saturday’s Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham.
Wed, 14 Nov, 2012
A faultless, front-running display by Flemenstar in the Grade 2 Irish Form Book Fortria Chase proved the highlight of yesterday’s action in Navan.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2012
Aidan O’Brien’s ability to defy logic never ceases to amaze.
Sat, 03 Nov, 2012
Attending the Horses-in-Training Sales in Newmarket, trainer Jessica Harrington enjoyed a welcome change of luck in Naas yesterday, registering a tremendous treble with Jezki, Maller Tree and Jenari.
Tue, 30 Oct, 2012
The Mouse Morris-trained Baily Green rounded off a superb summer campaign when landing the Grade 3 Kilbegnet Novice Chase in Roscommon yesterday.
Tue, 02 Oct, 2012
Today's tips from Roscommon.
Mon, 01 Oct, 2012
Fortify can get us away to the ideal start by landing the opening Irish Stallion Farms’ EBF Maiden at Roscommon this afternoon.
Noel Meade admits Dylan Ross has plenty on his plate as the smart hurdler kicks off his career over fences at Roscommon on Monday.
Sun, 30 Sep, 2012
Jim Culloty is keen to find out more about Lord Windermere’s Cheltenham Festival prospects by running him in the Deloitte Novice Hurdle at Leopardstown on Sunday.
Thu, 09 Feb, 2012
Nicky Henderson’s Captain Conan has been supplemented for Sunday’s Deloitte Novice Hurdle at Leopardstown.
Wed, 08 Feb, 2012
A total of 91 entries have been received for the William Hill Supreme Novices’ Hurdle, the opening race on day one of the Cheltenham Festival.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2012
The two-day Leopardstown meeting is one of the busiest and most important we have had for a while.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2012
DESSIE HUGHES has made no secret of the regard in which he holds Minsk, his high-profile recruit off the level from John Oxx.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2012
Mikael D'Haguenet's rehabilitation continued with an effortless win in the Limestone Lad Hurdle at Naas.
Sat, 21 Jan, 2012
MIDNIGHT GAME gets the nap to land a fascinating little four-runner Irish Stallion Farms’ EBF Irish Racing Writers’ Novice Hurdle at Naas this afternoon.
BIG ZEB showed he is far from being a back number when powering away with the Grade 1 Paddy Power Dial-A-Bet Chase at Leopardstown yesterday.
Wed, 28 Dec, 2011
Noel Meade has his fingers crossed conditions at Leopardstown will suit his two runners in the paddypower.com Future Champions Novice Hurdle tomorrow.
Mon, 26 Dec, 2011
A cracking renewal of the Grade One Racing Post Novice Chase at Leopardstown on St Stephen’s Day is in prospect.
Tue, 20 Dec, 2011
I CANNOT ever remember the early part of a National Hunt season which delivered so much and produced so many promising young horses.
Sat, 17 Dec, 2011
The Robbie Hennessy trained 5/2 joint-favourite Rubi Light made his Grade 1 breakthrough when beating 2009 winner Joncol in the Grade 1 John Durkan Memorial Punchestown Chase in Punchestown yesterday.
Mon, 12 Dec, 2011
Rubi Light captured his first Grade One victory in tremendous style with a brilliant performance in the John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown.
Sun, 11 Dec, 2011
Selected tips from courses in the UK and Ireland.
NOEL Meade and Willie Mullins lead the way with two entries apiece in Sunday’s Bar One Racing Royal Bond Hurdle at Fairyhouse.
Wed, 30 Nov, 2011
THE Morgiana Hurdle has cut up quite a bit which is a pity. It’s a real trappy race and I’m not quite sure what is going to make the running which is a bit of a worry as Oscars Well would like a proper pace.
Sat, 19 Nov, 2011
FORMER two-mile champion Big Zeb and classy mare Volver La Vedette provided trainer Colm Murphy with a superb Grade 2 double when making successful seasonal debuts in Navan yesterday.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2011
Colm Murphy’s two big guns, Big Zeb and Voler La Vedette, saw the Co Wexford trainer steal the show at Navan.
Sun, 13 Nov, 2011
NAVAN: 1.40 Dylan Ross; 2.50 Noble prince; 3.25 Bog Warrior
DERMOT WELD’S Unaccompanied has to be the nap choice in the Listed Naas Vet Panel Supporting Racing Fishery Lane Hurdle at the Co Kildare track this afternoon.
Sat, 12 Nov, 2011
THE CLASSY Our Girl Salley can land the nap in the Windows And Doors Supporting Kildare GAA Hurdle at Naas this afternoon.
Sat, 29 Oct, 2011
I SUPPOSE people were probably a little surprised I returned to action in Britain yesterday, taking one ride at Wetherby.
FUTURE Champions’ Day at Newmarket begins with the Group 2 Challenge Stakes, in which Richard Hannon’s Strong Suit can make a winning return after a break of a couple of months.
Sat, 08 Oct, 2011
REIZOVIC should make a winning start to his hurdling career in the New Tote Sports Lounge Maiden Hurdle at Fairyhouse today.
DAVID LIVINGSTON can land the nap in the Group 2 Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the Curragh tomorrow.
Sat, 24 Sep, 2011
Sat, 19 Mar, 2011
MIKAEL D’HAGUENET is hard to oppose in the Grade 1 Born na Mona With Nature Novice Chase at Leopardstown this afternoon.
Thu, 30 Dec, 2010
Sat, 18 Dec, 2010
HAVE a glance at this e-mail that I, along with many others, received from William Hill some days ago.
Sat, 06 Nov, 2010
GIMLI’S ROCK proved a facile winner of the Grade 2 WKD Core Hurdle at Down Royal yesterday, highlight of a spectacular treble for trainer Jessica Harrington, also successful with the Robert Power-ridden pair Bostons Angel and Saville Row.
ARAUCARIA can land a fascinating Grade 3 EBF Lough Construction Ltd Mares’ Novice Hurdle at Down Royal today.
Fri, 05 Nov, 2010
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