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Irish-owned Shishkin wins opening Grade 1 Sky Bet Supreme Novices’ Hurdle

The Nicky Henderson-trained Shishkin made it three victories for four starts over hurdles with a thrilling victory in the £125,000 Grade 1 Sky Bet Supreme Novices’ Hurdle, the opening race on Day 1 of the Cheltenham Festival. Ridden by Nico...
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Ryanair Chase – Cheltenham Festival Entries 2020

We have the list entries for the Cheltenham  Ryanair Chase Cheltenham Festival Entries 2020 There are 29 entries, including a strong field from Ireland, for the £300,000 Ryanair Chase.  Run over two miles and five furlongs and one of the...
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Entries list of possible runners in the 2020 Epsom Derby

In the list of possible runners for the 2020 Epsom Derby, Aidan O'Brien has 47 of the remaining total of 139 horses set for the Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 6. There is a total of 63 Irish entries. Aidan...
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Video – From The Horse’s Mouth – Henry De Bromhead on his Cheltenham runners

Henry De Bromhead chat about his main runners at the Cheltenham Festival this year. Paddy Power & Tom went over to have a chat with him about some of the stars getting ready for the boat. Tuesday, 10 March...
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One Last Bit of Magic from “The Machine” Can Light Up Cheltenham

“What. A. Horse. Faugheen.” Was the emphatic reaction from the Racing TV Twitter account after Willie Mullins’ 12yo won the Grade 1 Flogas Chase at the Dublin Festival last month. In truth, everyone connected to racing knows what a...

What Makes The Grand National a Special Event in the Racing Calendar?

In April, we see one of the most significant racing events to hit the calendar. Once again, Aintree Racecourse hosts this popular event that is broadcast the world over. This day sees around 150,000 people over the three-day festival,...

10 Things to Know Before Heading to the Grand National

The Grand National is by far the most awaited horse racing event across the country. It attracts everyone, from passionate race lovers to newcomers. It doesn’t matter where you stand; if you want to enjoy the Grand National to...

Cheltenham Betting Tips

Cheltenham Festival is fast approaching, with it beginning on Tuesday 10th March 2020 and ends on Friday 13th March 2020. That means that it is time to win some money! You can find a lot of offers for Cheltenham...

List and preview of Willie Mullins Cheltenham Runners 2020

We have a review and compiled a list of all Willie Mullins runners at the 2020 Cheltenham Horse racing festival. Mullins believes Al Boum Photo's light campaign is a positive as he gears up to defend his G1 Bulmers Cheltenham...

Bangkok v Dubai Warrior – Saturday’s Winter Derby

A fascinating showdown between high class four-year-olds Bangkok and Dubai Warrior comes to fruition in the £100,000 G3 Betway Winter Derby (3.15pm) at Lingfield Park this Saturday, February 22. The 10-furlong Polytrack contest, one of the highlights of the All-Weather Championships, is a Fast-Track...

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