Event: Chester Cup
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
It will be mildly surprising should Dermot Weld totally dominate Galway next week in the way he has done many times in the past.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
Miracle jockey Brian Toomey is set to be in action at next week’s Galway Festival after trainer Phil Kirby confirmed Kings Grey an intended runner at Ballybrit.
Tue, 21 Jul, 2015
Graham Lee saw his name etched into the annals of Turf history after becoming the first ever Grand National-winning jockey to triumph in the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot following his victory aboard Trip To Paris.
Fri, 19 Jun, 2015
Time Test looked a much improved performer when winning a handicap on his return at Newbury, and can make the successful step up to Group company in this afternoon’s Tercentenary Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Thu, 18 Jun, 2015
Ed Dunlop’s Chester Cup winner Trip To Paris has been supplemented for Thursday’s Ascot Gold Cup at a cost of £35,000.
Sat, 13 Jun, 2015
Marco Botti admits Ryan Moore is going to have to weave his magic from stall 16 if Suegioo is to repeat his victory of 12 months ago in the Betway Chester Cup today.
Wed, 06 May, 2015
Tony Martin is once again likely to be the toast of punters if Quick Jack (right) can deliver for favourite-backers in the Betfred Cesarewitch at Newmarket on Saturday.
Sat, 11 Oct, 2014
Charismatic owner Dr Marwan Koukash states every year that the StanJames.com Chester Cup is his ‘Derby’ and he knew from some way out he would be adding to his collection as Suegioo swooped late to deny Angel Gabrial on the Roodee.
Thu, 08 May, 2014
John McConnell is contemplating the Guinness Galway Hurdle as a possible target for Orgilgo Bay.
Thu, 10 Apr, 2014
Michael Stoute is well aware that Queen Elizabeth’s filly Estimate faces the toughest test of her career in today’s Gold Cup at Royal Ascot.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2013
Irish jockey Eddie Ahern will appeal the 10-year disqualification imposed on him by the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) following the conclusion of a corruption hearing.
Thu, 23 May, 2013
Little is given away by the Coolmore camp but the hints were there that Magician could well be the superior of their two Chester Derby trial winners this week.
Sat, 11 May, 2013
On a day when Cheltenham and Aintree hero Bryan Cooper was removed to hospital in Belfast with a broken leg after a fall from Tepalo in the beginners chase, Gordon Elliott took the honours with a double on Bank Holiday Monday in Down Royal.
Tue, 07 May, 2013
Trainer Henry de Bromhead is in no rush to decide which race at the Punchestown Festival Sizing Europe will contest following his fine effort in defeat at Cheltenham last week.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2013
Peter O’Sullevan will at least have two good reasons to celebrate should the aptly-named Overturn turn over first-day Cheltenham banker Simonsig in the Racing Post Arkle Trophy.
Tue, 12 Mar, 2013
After his best ever National Hunt season, Donald McCain turned his attentions to the Flat and saddled the first two home in the StanJames.com Chester Cup through Ile De Re and Overturn.
Thu, 10 May, 2012
Zuider Zee has been declared a non-runner for the StanJames.com Chester Cup on Wednesday.
Tue, 08 May, 2012
Overturn has been handed stall eight as he bids to land back-to-back victories in the StanJames.com Chester Cup on the Roodee on Wednesday.
Mon, 07 May, 2012
A SMALL but select field of five will go to post for the williamhill.com Christmas Hurdle at Kempton on Monday, with last season’s winner Binocular looking to repair his reputation.
Sat, 24 Dec, 2011
Nicky Henderson believes he has Binocular in the best possible shape to retain his williamhill.com Christmas Hurdle title on St Stephen's Day.
Fri, 23 Dec, 2011
Jessica Harrington is confident Bob Le Beau can continue his excellent run of form when he goes for Group Three glory in Thursday’s Ballyroan Stakes at Leopardstown.
Wed, 03 Aug, 2011
DONALD McCain intends to make a late decision on whether Overturn heads to Galway or Goodwood on Thursday.
Sat, 23 Jul, 2011
Donald McCain’s versatile performer Overturn is set to bid for Royal Ascot glory in the Queen Alexandra Stakes on Saturday week.
Mon, 06 Jun, 2011
David O’Meara has yet to make any firm plans for Blue Bajan following his excellent display in Thursday’s Henry II Stakes.
Fri, 27 May, 2011
Red Cadeaux is to seek another decent pot in the £85,000 Old Newton Cup following his convincing success at Hamilton.
Sat, 14 May, 2011
DONALD McCAIN is hoping Overturn can use his favourable draw to full advantage in today’s totesport.com Chester Cup.
Wed, 04 May, 2011
Blue Bajan could make a belated racecourse reappearance for new trainer David O’Meara in the totesport.com Chester Cup on Wednesday.
Sun, 01 May, 2011
Johnny Murtagh has been booked to ride Eoin Griffin’s Chester Cup hope Admiral Barry.
Tue, 26 Apr, 2011
Kieren Fallon will miss the Guineas meeting at Newmarket later this month - despite being partially successful in his appeal against a 10-day riding suspension.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2011
Montaff is under consideration for the totesport.com Chester Cup on May 4 after his belated victory at Ripon on Saturday.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2011
HARRISON GEORGE heads the weights, and a maximum field of 22 runners, for the William Hill Lincoln at Doncaster.
Fri, 01 Apr, 2011
Samuel provided a warming narrative on a distinctively autumnal Yorkshire afternoon when winning the Doncaster Cup.
Fri, 10 Sep, 2010
A consistent performance from the Ireland team saw them retain the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup over Europe in a battle only decided by the final of the six races.
Sat, 07 Aug, 2010
Themoonandsixpence is the choice to give Willie Mullins a first ever success in the www.thetote.com Galway Plate at Ballybrit this afternoon.
Wed, 28 Jul, 2010
THERE would surely be no more popular winner of the week than if Henry Cecil’s Manifest prevailed in the Ascot Gold Cup today.
Thu, 17 Jun, 2010
BARRY Hills was denied a fifth totesport.com Chester Cup with Tastahil as dual-purpose performer Mamlook swooped for glory on the Roodee yesterday.
Thu, 06 May, 2010
Barry Hills was denied a fifth totesport.com Chester Cup with Tastahil as dual-purpose performer Mamlook swooped for glory on the Roodee.
Wed, 05 May, 2010
RICHARD Fahey is hopeful Halla San can make it third-time lucky when he lines up in the totesport.com Chester Cup today.
Wed, 05 May, 2010
MUNSEF has been given the green light for an ambitious raid on the Melbourne Cup.
Mon, 21 Sep, 2009
Bertoliver clocked his second success on the Roodee when making all under Philip Robinson to claim the toteplacepot Handicap at Chester today.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2009
Willlie Mullins sends Galway Hurdle runner-up Deutschland and consistent mare Sesenta to face the starter in in the totesport Ebor at York tomorrow and the Co Carlow maestro is happy with the preparations undertaken by both.
Tue, 18 Aug, 2009
Henry Cecil’s Ajaan will bid to gain compensation for his narrow Chester Cup defeat in Saturday’s Northumberland Plate – providing the Newcastle ground is suitable.
Tue, 23 Jun, 2009
Future plans for Chester Cup runner-up Ajaan will be determined by the ground.
Fri, 29 May, 2009