You cannot do what this horse has done in such a short time and not be regarded as potentially top class, writes Pat Keane.
Sat, 12 Jan, 2019
Hurricane Fly is likely to have a stablemate or two for company in the BHP Insurances Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown on Sunday.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
Splash Of Ginge could be aimed at the Byrne Group Plate at the Cheltenham Festival following an encouraging performance at the Prestbury Park track on Saturday.
Tue, 16 Dec, 2014
Caid Du Berlais denied Johns Spirit back-to-back Paddy Power Gold Cup wins in the last couple of strides at Cheltenham.
Sat, 15 Nov, 2014
Runaway November Handicap winner Open Eagle is set to embark upon a career over hurdles this winter after joining Willie Mullins.
Fri, 14 Nov, 2014
The sponsors are unable to split Present View and Oscar Whisky at the five-day declaration stage for the Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday.
Tue, 11 Nov, 2014
Present View survived a lengthy stewards’ inquiry to give trainer Jamie Snowden a first Festival winner as he held Attaglance in a dramatic finish to the Rewards4Racing Novices’ Handicap Chase, the final race on day one of the Cheltenham Festival.
Wed, 12 Mar, 2014
Robert Cooper threw his whip away passing the line in a moment of irony after winning the SIS Live Handicap Chase at Fontwell.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2012
GRADUATION NIGHT sidestepped a Grade One engagement earlier in the week and the Lynn Higgins 60th Birthday Novices’ Limited Handicap Chase at Doncaster is an eminently more winnable contest.
Thu, 29 Dec, 2011
Grands Crus heads a stellar cast of nine entries for the williamhill.com Feltham Novices’ Chase at Kempton on St Stephen's Day.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
Nictory Vote booked his ticket to the Cheltenham Festival with a comfortable success at Taunton - the second leg of a double on the card for Paul Nicholls and Ruby Walsh.
Tue, 17 Feb, 2009
CHAMPION trainer Paul Nicholls will call on the likes of Kauto Star and Denman at the Cheltenham Festival next month.
Fri, 23 Feb, 2007
Champion trainer Paul Nicholls will call on the likes of Kauto Star and Denman at the Cheltenham Festival next month but of his more low-profile contenders, he is particularly keen on the chance of Nycteos in the Racing Post Plate.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2007
Nicky Henderson had more than one reason to celebrate after Sandown beat the elements as he witnessed his pupil assistant Jamie Snowden land the Royal Artillery Gold Cup.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2006
TONY McCOY showed he is just at home riding big-priced winners as he is odds-on favourites when he partnered Alright Now M’Lad to victory at Plumpton.
Tue, 17 Jan, 2006
Whitenzo was well backed with both Coral and William Hill yesterday for the Betfred Gold Cup at Sandown on Saturday.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2005
Jamie Snowden claimed the riding honours on Grand Military Gold Cup day at Sandown Park with a double highlighted by the feature-race success of hot favourite Whitenzo.
Fri, 11 Mar, 2005
Beau Supreme continued on an upward curve at Ludlow yesterday and left trainer Chris Down wondering whether a trip to the Cheltenham Festival might be in order.
Fri, 04 Mar, 2005
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