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# racing - March March 2022

Tiger Roll just denied glorious swansong by stablemate Delta Work
# Roll-out
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# Roll-out

Tiger Roll just denied glorious swansong by stablemate Delta Work

Mar 16th 2022, 4:50 PM 16,469 Views 16 Comments

Pulsating finish to cross-country chase will live long in the memory.

Commander of Fleet takes charge at Cheltenham for Elliott
# Racing
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# Racing

Commander of Fleet takes charge at Cheltenham for Elliott

Updated Mar 16th 2022, 3:26 PM 3,709 Views 0 Comments

Earlier favourite Bravemansgame was pulled out and L’Homme Presse cruises to success.

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Champion Chase at Cheltenham?
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Champion Chase at Cheltenham?

Mar 16th 2022, 7:30 AM 4,266 Views 1 Comment

The feature race on Day Two is in the spotlight.

Mullins leaves it late on day one but off the mark with Stattler
# Cheltenham
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# Cheltenham

Mullins leaves it late on day one but off the mark with Stattler

Mar 15th 2022, 6:36 PM 3,717 Views 0 Comments

Closutton trainer teams up with son Patrick for National Hunt Chase success.

Honeysuckle and Rachael Blackmore win the Champion Hurdle
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Honeysuckle and Rachael Blackmore win the Champion Hurdle

Mar 15th 2022, 3:39 PM 19,347 Views 15 Comments

A second Cheltenham feature win for the Henry De Bromhead mare.

Constitution Hill simply supreme for Henderson and Edwardstone collects Arkle Trophy
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Constitution Hill simply supreme for Henderson and Edwardstone collects Arkle Trophy

Updated Mar 15th 2022, 2:54 PM 3,150 Views 1 Comment

One-two for Seven Barrows in the opener, but Dysart Dynamo crashes out.

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?

Mar 15th 2022, 7:00 AM 3,791 Views 2 Comments

Can Honeysuckle deliver again?

3 tips to get you up and running on Day 1 of the Cheltenham Festival
# Forecast
From The42
# Forecast

3 tips to get you up and running on Day 1 of the Cheltenham Festival

Mar 15th 2022, 6:00 AM 5,261 Views 0 Comments

Johnny Ward brings you his tips for Tuesday, including a shot in the Champion Hurdle.

Harrington and Power combine for win in the feature at Navan
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Harrington and Power combine for win in the feature at Navan

Mar 12th 2022, 6:58 PM 2,171 Views 1 Comment

Late charge from Master McShee just falls short in Grade Two feature as Sizing Pottsie wins.

The wheel will turn again, but for now the Irish strength at Cheltenham should be appreciated
# Racing
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# Racing

The wheel will turn again, but for now the Irish strength at Cheltenham should be appreciated

Mar 9th 2022, 12:55 PM 3,445 Views 0 Comments

The deep strength in Irish National Hunt racing these days has created the backdrop to next week’s festival.

Donn McClean: Honeysuckle and Blackmore are a formidable force, unbeaten, unbeatable
# Racing
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# Racing

Donn McClean: Honeysuckle and Blackmore are a formidable force, unbeaten, unbeatable

Mar 2nd 2022, 1:55 PM 1,963 Views 0 Comments

Donn McClean takes a look at the contenders for the Champion Hurdle, three weeks out from the Cheltenham festival.

# racing - This year 2022

Elliott hoping to take Gold Cup chance with Conflated
# Racing
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# Racing

Elliott hoping to take Gold Cup chance with Conflated

Feb 28th 2022, 6:44 PM 2,649 Views 0 Comments

‘I’d go for the Gold Cup. Michael wants to go for the Ryanair’.

Oisin Murphy banned for 14 months after Covid and alcohol breaches
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Oisin Murphy banned for 14 months after Covid and alcohol breaches

Updated Feb 22nd 2022, 9:54 PM 9,753 Views 4 Comments

Three-time champion will be sidelined until February 2023.

Henderson not taking anything for granted with Shishkin in eagerly-awaited rematch
# Racing
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# Racing

Henderson not taking anything for granted with Shishkin in eagerly-awaited rematch

Feb 21st 2022, 5:03 PM 1,994 Views 0 Comments

‘There was only a length between them, there’s room for round two’.

O'Brien's Fakir D’Oudairies aiming for Grade One gold in Ascot Chase
# Racing
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# Racing

O'Brien's Fakir D’Oudairies aiming for Grade One gold in Ascot Chase

Feb 14th 2022, 1:33 PM 2,114 Views 0 Comments

Irish raider one of eight in the feature event.

Journey With Me firmly on track for Ballymore challenge
# Don't Stop Believing
From The42
# Don't Stop Believing

Journey With Me firmly on track for Ballymore challenge

Feb 12th 2022, 2:37 PM 1,488 Views 1 Comment

Naas winner another Festival big gun for De Bromhead and Blackmore.

Mullins waits on Appreciate It decision and Nicholls planning dual assault
# Leopardstown
From The42
# Leopardstown

Mullins waits on Appreciate It decision and Nicholls planning dual assault

Jan 31st 2022, 5:52 PM 3,105 Views 0 Comments

Appreciate It is second favourite for the Champion Hurdle behind last year’s winner Honeysuckle.

Kilcruit enjoys Punchestown stroll and in line for Supreme Novices' at Cheltenham
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Kilcruit enjoys Punchestown stroll and in line for Supreme Novices' at Cheltenham

Jan 31st 2022, 4:21 PM 2,114 Views 0 Comments

Smart sort had been beaten at odds-on first two runs over hurdles.

Echoes of Numbersixvalverde for Brassil with Longhouse Poet
# Poetry In Motion
From The42
# Poetry In Motion

Echoes of Numbersixvalverde for Brassil with Longhouse Poet

Jan 27th 2022, 5:44 PM 2,259 Views 0 Comments

Aintree could be on the radar for Thyestes Chase winner.

Henderson and Mullins big guns all entered at Cheltenham
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Henderson and Mullins big guns all entered at Cheltenham

Jan 25th 2022, 7:36 PM 2,803 Views 0 Comments

Total number engaged down on previous years.

Allaho proves different class at Thurles
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Allaho proves different class at Thurles

Jan 23rd 2022, 4:11 PM 2,558 Views 0 Comments

All systems go for Ryanair Chase defence.

Shishkin just gets the better of Energumene in epic Clarence House
# Believe The Hype
From The42
# Believe The Hype

Shishkin just gets the better of Energumene in epic Clarence House

Jan 22nd 2022, 4:28 PM 2,735 Views 3 Comments

Big two deliver race to remember at Ascot.

Tiger Roll finishes down the field but shows promise at Navan
# THE VERY MAN
From The42
# THE VERY MAN

Tiger Roll finishes down the field but shows promise at Navan

Jan 22nd 2022, 3:17 PM 2,118 Views 0 Comments

Dual National hero was in hurdles action ahead of Cheltenham.

Jockey Robbie Dunne appeals 18-month ban for harassing Bryony Frost
# Lodged
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# Lodged

Jockey Robbie Dunne appeals 18-month ban for harassing Bryony Frost

Jan 20th 2022, 4:03 PM 1,962 Views 0 Comments

The Irish rider was suspended by an independent British Horseracing Authority disciplinary panel in December.

Gordon Elliott still favouring direct Cheltenham route for Galvin
# Racing
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# Racing

Gordon Elliott still favouring direct Cheltenham route for Galvin

Jan 17th 2022, 4:34 PM 1,951 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile Shishkin and Energumene in line for Clarence House clash.

Robbie Dunne granted extension to appeal 18-month ban for harassing Bryony Frost
# Suspension
From The42
# Suspension

Robbie Dunne granted extension to appeal 18-month ban for harassing Bryony Frost

Jan 10th 2022, 5:26 PM 8,245 Views 3 Comments

The Irish jockey has until 20 January to lodge his appeal.

Cheltenham Gold Cup is the next stop for A Plus Tard
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Cheltenham Gold Cup is the next stop for A Plus Tard

Jan 10th 2022, 5:21 PM 3,431 Views 1 Comment

Cheveley Park chief outlines Festival plans for star runners.

Noel Meade considering Dublin Festival date for Grade 1 Fairyhouse winner
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Noel Meade considering Dublin Festival date for Grade 1 Fairyhouse winner

Jan 10th 2022, 1:05 PM 2,214 Views 0 Comments

Setback ruled out a Christmas run for Drinmore winner.

'Money won't buy the enjoyment that we got out of Limerick, this is a passion for us'
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

'Money won't buy the enjoyment that we got out of Limerick, this is a passion for us'

Jan 9th 2022, 8:00 AM 23,148 Views 10 Comments

Master McShee has provided trainer Paddy Corkery with Grade 1 success and the horse of a lifetime.

Constitution Hill produces 'special' Tolworth performance
# Top Class
From The42
# Top Class

Constitution Hill produces 'special' Tolworth performance

Jan 8th 2022, 3:06 PM 1,902 Views 0 Comments

Henderson ace in cruise control for Grade One glory at Sandown.

Ginto claims Grade One gold for Elliott and Kennedy
# Naas
From The42
# Naas

Ginto claims Grade One gold for Elliott and Kennedy

Jan 2nd 2022, 3:14 PM 2,437 Views 0 Comments

Envoi Allen and Bob Olinger are recent Lawlor’s Of Naas winners who have gone on to Cheltenham glory.

# racing - Last year 2021

'There was no alternative' - Leopardstown chief happy to end on high despite lack of crowds
# Quiet Christmas
From The42
# Quiet Christmas

'There was no alternative' - Leopardstown chief happy to end on high despite lack of crowds

Dec 29th 2021, 4:57 PM 17,464 Views 2 Comments

Tim Husbands says the decision to run the Festival without spectators had to be made.

Fury Road strikes Grade One gold, Sharjah scoops fourth Matheson Hurdle at Leopardstown
# Road To Glory
From The42
# Road To Glory

Fury Road strikes Grade One gold, Sharjah scoops fourth Matheson Hurdle at Leopardstown

Updated Dec 29th 2021, 3:25 PM 2,284 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Elliott claims one-two in Neville Hotels Novice Chase, and Willie Mullins-trained Sharjah swoops late to match history.

Emotional Elliott salutes Galvin after 'unbelievable' Savills Chase victory
# Leopardstown
From The42
# Leopardstown

Emotional Elliott salutes Galvin after 'unbelievable' Savills Chase victory

Dec 28th 2021, 3:54 PM 2,661 Views 0 Comments

‘I had a tear in my eye for half the race, I’m not afraid to say it. We’ve had a tough year and it’s brilliant.’

End of an era as 2018 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner heads for well-deserved retirement
# Native River
From The42
# Native River

End of an era as 2018 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner heads for well-deserved retirement

Dec 27th 2021, 7:04 PM 5,970 Views 1 Comment

2018 Gold Cup winner has run final race after being pulled up in Welsh National.

After injury nightmare, a day to cheer at Leopardstown for one of racing's good guys
# Jack Kennedy
From The42
# Jack Kennedy

After injury nightmare, a day to cheer at Leopardstown for one of racing's good guys

Dec 27th 2021, 6:33 PM 4,129 Views 0 Comments

Jack Kennedy combined with Mighty Potter for Grade One success.

Shishkin oozes class with faultless Kempton return
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Shishkin oozes class with faultless Kempton return

Dec 27th 2021, 3:38 PM 2,174 Views 0 Comments

Delight for Nicky Henderson in Desert Orchid Chase.

Tornado Flyer springs King George surprise for Danny and Willie Mullins
# Kempton
From The42
# Kempton

Tornado Flyer springs King George surprise for Danny and Willie Mullins

Dec 26th 2021, 3:44 PM 17,034 Views 4 Comments

Willie Mullins gets better of Paul Nicholls in Christmas showpiece.

'A glass of wine is the short-term plan!' - Master McShee seals Grade 1 win for Waterford trainer
# Limerick Races
From The42
# Limerick Races

'A glass of wine is the short-term plan!' - Master McShee seals Grade 1 win for Waterford trainer

Dec 26th 2021, 3:38 PM 2,800 Views 0 Comments

‘We knew he was a Grade One horse and were confident we had a right chance’.

Mullins hails ‘awesome’ Leopardstown effort from Ferny Hollow
# Day One
From The42
# Day One

Mullins hails ‘awesome’ Leopardstown effort from Ferny Hollow

Updated Dec 26th 2021, 3:03 PM 2,414 Views 0 Comments

Sir Gerhard makes perfect start to hurdling career and Fil Dor shone on Day One of the Christmas Festival.