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Johnson sides with Village Vic at Cheltenham

RICHARD JOHNSON has chosen to ride Village Vic in Saturday’s Caspian Caviar Gold Cup at Cheltenham. The runaway jockeys’ title leader had the option of partnering Philip Hobbs-trained stablemate Champagne West, who is priced two points shorter in the betting at 8-1 with Ladbrokes...
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Tabcorp and The Sun in deal to create Sun Bets

AUSTRALIAN betting giant Tabcorp and Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp are set to target the UK and Irish gambling markets through a new business linked to The Sun newspaper. Sun Bets will launch next year in an agreement set to run for an initial ten...
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Cup draw sets poser for Free Eagle team

FREE EAGLE will break from stall nine under Pat Smullen when he attempts to add Longines Hong Kong Cup glory to his Prince of Wales’s Stakes success on Sunday. The 1m2f start is less than a furlong from the first turn at Sha Tin...
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Coneygree ‘on track’ for Christmas return

SCINTILATING Gold Cup winner Coneygree is “absolutely on track” to return to action over Christmas having overcome a setback that forced him to miss last month’s Hennessy at Newbury. However, buoyed by his recovery so far, connections are optimistic that he will return to action in...
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Racing turns out to pay respects to Pat Eddery

GREAT NAMES FROM THE WORLD OF RACING JOINED FAMILY, FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES OF PAT EDDERY OBE ON TUESDAY TO PAY TRIBUTE TO ONE OF THE GIANTS OF THE SADDLE AT THE FUNERAL OF THE 11-TIMES CHAMPION FLAT JOCKEY. Figures from Eddery’s past and present...
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Cavalier Cheltenham run hinges on test results

THE results of a blood test will decide whether Irish Cavalier, ante-post favourite for the Caspian Caviar Gold Cup at Cheltenham, takes his chance in Saturday’s big race. Trainer Rebecca Curtis, whose last winner was Globalisation at Ffos Las on November 8, has not...
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The Wallace Line Finishes Third On Return

Smart juvenile hurdler The Wallace Line who was last seen running in The Fred Winter at the Cheltenham festival in March returned to action on the flat at Wolverhampton on Friday night. Ridden by Cathy Gannon The Wallace Line finished a strong running on...
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Kehoe Gets His Reward!

Doctor Kehoe gained his second victory of the season at Wolverhampton on Friday evening. Kehoe has been in great form since winning at Bath back in July placing in most of his races without getting his head in front However he gained a well...
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Exciting Dalaman Set For Return

Exciting bumper winner Dalaman is set to make his return to the track within the next 4 weeks. Dalaman ended last season finishing fourth in a listed bumper at Cheltenham. He will now have a novice hurdle campaign and Tim Vaughan reports that the...
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Kehoe Steps Up

Doctor Kehoe has made steady progress over past few months since being stepped up in trip and on Tuesday afternoon at Bath a further step up in trip and performance saw Kehoe continue his progress with victory. Ridden by Cath Gannon, Kehoe travelled kindly...
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