L'Ami Serge was ultimately impressive in beating Supasundae in the Betway Aintree Hurdle.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2018
When Willie McCreery saddled a double at the Curragh last Saturday it was further evidence that here is a trainer who is rapidly going places.
Sat, 28 May, 2016
Record-breaking Grade One winner Hurricane Fly is among a stellar entry of 14 for the Doom Bar Aintree Hurdle at the Liverpool track on Thursday.
Sat, 04 Apr, 2015
Willie Mullins has raised the possibility of running two of his stable stars in the Doom Bar Aintree Hurdle on Thursday week.
Tue, 31 Mar, 2015
Trainer Mick Winters is keeping his options open regarding whether to let Rebel Fitz line up in next month’s Stan James Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2013
Ruby Walsh believes Hurricane Fly is back to the sort of form he was in two years ago after he partnered Willie Mullins’ charge to a third successive BHP Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown.
Sun, 27 Jan, 2013
Three races in France are among the possible options for Solwhit following his victory at Naas on Saturday.
Mon, 21 Jan, 2013
Owner Graham Wylie has confirmed John Smith’s Grand National gamble On His Own is set for an imminent return to action.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2013
Owner Dai Walters has confirmed Oscar Whisky will remain over hurdles this season instead of embarking on a career over fences.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2012
Oscar Whisky defended his crown in a thrilling finish to the John Smith's Aintree Hurdle this afternoon.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2012
Oscar Whisky and Thousand Stars, who fought out the finish to the John Smith’s Aintree Hurdle last year, do battle again over two and a half miles on Saturday.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2012
JONJO O’NEILL has raised the possibility of Synchronised running in the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown rather than defending his Welsh National title over Christmas.
Thu, 01 Dec, 2011
BINOCULAR could bid to round off what has been another turbulent season in the Rabobank Champion Hurdle at Punchestown on May 6.
Wed, 13 Apr, 2011
Binocular could bid to round off what has been another turbulent season in the Rabobank Champion Hurdle at Punchestown on May 6.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2011
Willie Mullins is considering the next plan of attack for Thousand Stars following his fine effort in defeat in yesterday’s John Smith’s Aintree Hurdle.
Sun, 10 Apr, 2011
BIG BUCK’S bids to take his unbeaten run over the smaller obstacles to 12 when he attempts to win the BGC Partners Liverpool Hurdle for the third year running at Aintree tomorrow.
Wed, 06 Apr, 2011
BINOCULAR remains firmly on course for a tilt at the John Smith’s Aintree Hurdle on Saturday week.
Thu, 31 Mar, 2011
NICKY HENDERSON is keen to run former champion hurdler Binocular at either Aintree or Punchestown.
Mon, 21 Mar, 2011
CHARLES BYRNES has confirmed it is “more than likely” stable star Solwhit will bypass the Cheltenham Festival in favour of a trip to Aintree in April.
Fri, 28 Jan, 2011
How strange is it to look at the programme for today and to see the King George and the Christmas Hurdle being run at Kempton?
Sat, 15 Jan, 2011
SOLWHIT will be aimed at the Aintree Hurdle after Leopardstown rather than Cheltenham, reports trainer Charles Byrnes.
Wed, 05 Jan, 2011
EXCITING Mikael D’Haguenet might overshadow the other Grade 1 stars on show at Fairyhouse tomorrow by making a successful start over Irish fences in the Bar One Racing Drinmore Novice Chase.
Sat, 27 Nov, 2010
RUBY WALSH will miss the seven-day Galway Festival, which starts next Monday.
Tue, 20 Jul, 2010
SOLWHIT will not bid for back-to-back wins in the Aintree Hurdle at Liverpool and will instead go to Punchestown if conditions are suitable.
Wed, 24 Mar, 2010
Solwhit impressively returned to winning ways to deny Sublimity back-to-back victories in the Leopardstown Golf Centre December Festival Hurdle at Leopardstown.
Tue, 29 Dec, 2009
Any doubts over Fiveforthree tackling three miles in the Ladbrokes.com World Series Hurdle were quickly dispelled as the grey steamrollered his way home in the feature race on day three of the Punchestown Festival.
Thu, 30 Apr, 2009
John Queally reports Al Eile to be fighting fit after his impressive victory on the all-weather at Dundalk on Friday night.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2009
Al Eile produced another fine Liverpool performance to land his third Scottish and Newcastle Pub Enterprises Aintree Hurdle.
Sat, 05 Apr, 2008
AL EILE features among 17 horses engaged in Saturday’s Scottish And Newcastle Pub Enterprises Aintree Hurdle.
Tue, 01 Apr, 2008
AL EILE is one of several classy National Hunt performers among the 42 entries for the Crosssmaglen Benefit Night Race over a mile and a half at Dundalk on Friday.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2008
John Queally believes favourable ground at Newcastle will help Al Eile handle a step back in trip on Saturday.
Tue, 27 Nov, 2007
Brave Inca and Iktitaf face a small-field rematch in the bewleyshotels.com December Festival Hurdle at Leopardstown tomorrow.
Thu, 28 Dec, 2006
TONY MCCOY hopes Brave Inca will not show the effects of a tough campaign when he bids for back-to-back victories in the ACC Bank Champion Hurdle at Punchestown on Friday.
Wed, 26 Apr, 2006
Tony McCoy hopes Brave Inca will not show the effects of a tough campaign when he bids for back-to-back victories in the ACC Bank Champion Hurdle at Punchestown on Friday.
Tue, 25 Apr, 2006
Asian Maze, trained by Tom Mullins and ridden by Ruby Walsh, has won the Scottish And Newcastle Aintree Hurdle.
Sat, 08 Apr, 2006
ANDREW BALDING has revealed his Smurfit Kappa Champion Hurdle sixth Briareus could next be seen at Liverpool in the Scottish And Newcastle Aintree Hurdle on April 8.
Wed, 22 Mar, 2006
Andrew Balding has revealed his Smurfit Kappa Champion Hurdle sixth Briareus could next be seen at Liverpool in the Scottish And Newcastle Aintree Hurdle on April 8.
Tue, 21 Mar, 2006
Inglis Drever will try to wrap up the Order Of Merit title with victory in the Grade One Scottish And Newcastle Aintree Hurdle tomorrow.
Fri, 08 Apr, 2005
Rooster Booster is on course to run at Aintree next week after failing in his bid to regain his Champion Hurdle crown.
Tue, 29 Mar, 2005
THERE are 44 entries in the £300,000 Smurfit Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham on March 11, including 12 trained in Ireland as well as two each from France and Germany.
Tue, 14 Jan, 2003
There are 44 entries for the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham, including 12 trained in Ireland as well as two each from France and Germany.
Mon, 13 Jan, 2003
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