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Racing Cheltenham. Kissair and Tiutchev in retirement

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Cheltenham Triumph Hurdle winner Kissair far left, with Arkle winner Tuitchev (far right). Photo: courtesy Nikki Atkinson.

By Andrew Atkinson Exclusive Cheltenham Triumph Hurdle 1995 winner Kissair and 2000 Arkle winner Tiutchev, bred by Mrs D M Rothschild, continue to spend happy lives in retirement with Nikki Atkinson. “Rabbit (Kissair) was 30 on March 7, having been gifted to me in 1999, a couple of months after my sister died of cancer,” […]

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Allmankind to sparkle in Arkle?

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Dan Skelton: No worries about Allmankind's suitability for Cheltenham. Photo: Twitter

Quote: ‘I’m not saying we’ll win – but I have nothing to point to that would make me think we’ll definitely get beaten in the Arkle’ – trainer Dan Skelton DAN Skelton trained five-year-old Allmankind runs in the Sporting Life Arkle at Cheltenham after winning the Kingmaker Novices’ Chase at Warwick. “I was happy with […]

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Tiger Roll withdrawn from Aintree Grand National

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Tiger Roll withdrawn from Aintree Grand National

By Andrew Atkinson Tiger Roll will not run in the 2021 Aintree Grand National in a controversial move – having been handicapped to carry 11st 9lbs. Gordon Elliott based Gigginstown based stables claim the horse’s allocated handicap mark of 166 did not reflect 11-year-old Tiger Roll’s obvious decline. Tiger Roll, winner of the  2018 and […]

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More to come from Dubai Days after Wetherby win

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More to come from Dubai Days after Wetherby win? Photo: Nick Alexander.

By Andrew Atkinson Nick Alexander trainer of seven-year-old Dubai Days is confident of future success after winning at Wetherby on February 23 in a 2 miles Handicap Hurdle. “I was really pleased with Dubai Days winning in good style at Wetherby,” said Kinneston, Fife based Alexander. “He looks on good form – chilling his weary […]

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More to come from Dubai Days after Wetherby win

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More to come from Dubai Days after Wetherby win? Photo: Nick Alexander.

By Andrew Atkinson Nick Alexander trainer of seven-year-old Dubai Days is confident of future success after winning at Wetherby on February 23 in a 2 miles Handicap Hurdle. “I was really pleased with Dubai Days winning in good style at Wetherby,” said Kinneston, Fife based Alexander. “He looks on good form – chilling his weary […]

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Young Dev – tipped by fromthehorsesmouth.info – touched 499-1 on Betfair – in...

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Hugh Morgan rode Young Dev - tipped by fromthehorsesmouth.info - 499-1 in running on Betfair - having broke a stirrup.

By Andrew Atkinson Young Dev – tipped by fromthehorsesmouth.info – touched 499-1 in running on Betfair – in the Handicap Chase at Navan on Sunday having broke a stirrup after the first of 17 fences, with jockey Hugh Morgan riding without irons for the remainder of the 3 miles race. Morgan, 25, miraculously stayed in the saddle, to […]

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Dashel Drasher wins Grade 1 Betfair Ascot Chase

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Dashel Drasher wins Grade 1 Betfair Ascot Chase

The Two Amigos (13-2) ew fromthehorsesmouth.info tip placed in William Hill Grand National Trial Handicap By Andrew Atkinson Master Tommytucker (7-2) tipped by fromthehorsesmouth.info finished second in the Grade 1 Betfair Ascot Chase behind Dashel Drasher (4-1) trained by Jeremy Scott and ridden by Matt Griffiths. Favourite  Cyrname was pulled up. Jockey Griffiths, riding the biggest winner of […]

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Tiger Roll out to prove fitness ahead of National

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Tiger Roll out to prove fitness ahead of National

By Andrew Atkinson Gordon Elliott trained twice Aintree Grand National winner Tiger Roll goes to post in the Ladbrokes Grade Two Ireland Boyne Hurdle (2.47) over 2m 5f at Navan on Sunday, ridden by Keith Donoghue. Out of sorts at Cheltenham in November, 11-year-old Tiger Roll (10-1) is reported to be ‘bouncing’ and back to […]

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Lady Buttons arrives at Coolmore

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Lady Buttons and owner Jayne Sivills.

By Andrew Atkinson Lady Buttons who retired last year after a successful career has arrived at Coolmore stud in Ireland to stand with Walk In The Park. “Lady Buttons arrived in Ireland on her way to Coolmore, Castlehyde, for a date with Walk In The Park,” said co-owner Jayne Sivills. “Top class racemare Lady Buttons […]

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Lady Buttons arrives at Coolmore

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Lady Buttons and owner Jayne Sivills.

By Andrew Atkinson Lady Buttons who retired last year after a successful career has arrived at Coolmore stud in Ireland to stand with Walk In The Park. “Lady Buttons arrived in Ireland on her way to Coolmore, Castlehyde, for a date with Walk In The Park,” said co-owner Jayne Sivills. “Top class racemare Lady Buttons […]

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TIGER ROLL TO MISS AINTREE GRAND NATIONAL?

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TIGER ROLL TO MISS AINTREE GRAND NATIONAL?

Quote: ‘We feel a responsibility to Tiger Roll, he owes us nothing. He’s getting older – and may not run again – after Cheltenham’ By Andrew Atkinson Gordon Elliott trained Aintree Grand National twice-winner Tiger Roll may swerve a historic attempt to become only the second horse to win the race three times in April. […]

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WINTER WONDERLAND

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Quote: ‘Three inches of snow fell on a wintery day – and six inches at the top of the gallop. The gallops are in good working order and the horses appear fresh and well’. By Andrew Atkinson Nick Alexander’s stables in Kinneston, Fife, depicted a ‘winter wonderland’ as snow fell across Britain that lead to […]

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WINTER WONDERLAND

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Quote: ‘Three inches of snow fell on a wintery day – and six inches at the top of the gallop. The gallops are in good working order and the horses appear fresh and well’. By Andrew Atkinson Nick Alexander’s stables in Kinneston, Fife, depicted a ‘winter wonderland’ as snow fell across Britain that lead to […]

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WINTER WONDERLAND

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Quote: ‘Three inches of snow fell on a wintery day – and six inches at the top of the gallop. The gallops are in good working order and the horses appear fresh and well’. By Andrew Atkinson Nick Alexander’s stables in Kinneston, Fife, depicted a ‘winter wonderland’ as snow fell across Britain that lead to […]

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WINTER WONDERLAND

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Quote: ‘Three inches of snow fell on a wintery day – and six inches at the top of the gallop. The gallops are in good working order and the horses appear fresh and well’. By Andrew Atkinson Nick Alexander’s stables in Kinneston, Fife, depicted a ‘winter wonderland’ as snow fell across Britain that lead to […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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RACING UNDER THE ‘COSH’ OF CORONAVIRUS

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RACING UNDER THE 'COSH' OF CORONAVIRUS

Andrew Atkinson looks at the cost to racing with trainer Nick Alexander after the cold spell and snow that lead to ice and ground frozen this month, leading to a plethora of meetings abandoned. “Luckily the gallops have been in great order and the horses haven’t missed a beat – thanks to the fantastic efforts […]

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Cheltenham Festival dream looms for €670 purchase Skyace

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By Andrew Atkinson Trainer John ‘Shark’ Hanlon’s canny €670 purchase of former Willie Mullins trained six-year-old Skyace in June 2020 is one of the bargain buys of the NH Turf – with a Cheltenham Festival appearance looming. Since being under the helm of Hanlon, Skyace has notched up wins at Punchestown, Down Royal, Gowran and […]

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Suggestion retired in wake of eye removal tumour op

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Suggestion: retired amid op to remove eye tumour. Photo: Philip Kirby racing.

By Andrew Atkinson Phil Kirby trained nine-year-old Suggestion, bred by Juddmonte Farms Ltd, has been retired after six years at Green Oaks Farm stables in Richmond, North Yorkshire. “We have said goodbye to this gorgeous boy – the gentle grey Suggestion who has been with us since aged three, when bought at the sales by […]

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TIGER ROLL NEEDS SUN TO RECOUP FORM

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TIGER ROLL NEEDS SUN TO RECOUP FORM

Quote: ‘I’m sure they will get him back in good shape. He will be a better horse – when he has some sun on his back’ – jockey Davy Russell By Andrew Atkinson Jockey Davy Russell who fractured his vertebrae in a first fence fall from Doctor Duffy in the Munster National at Limerick in […]

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Aintree Grand National winner Tiger Roll enjoys day at the beach

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Aintree Grand National winner Tiger Roll enjoys day at the beach

By Andrew Atkinson Fifteen horses from the stables of leading County Meath Ireland based trainer Gordon Elliott enjoyed a morning out at Mornington Beach, including Envoi Allen, twice Aintree Grand National winner Tiger Roll and Abacadabras. Elliott reported the death of Cheltenham Festival winner Labaik, due to colic. “Labaik who had retired from racing died […]

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Trainer Nick over the moon with Eagle Ridge win

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By Andrew Atkinson Trainer Nick Alexander is looking ahead to February to saddle Eagle Ridge again – after winning at Musselburgh on New Year’s day. “New Year’s day at Musselburgh was very different this year – but I was still over the moon with Eagle Ridge winning by a nose after a tough battle,” said […]

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Speredek to be retired

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Speredek: Some great days, said trainer Nigel Hawke.

By Andrew Atkinson Trainer Nigel Hawke has announced that 10-year-old Speredek will be retired after a fall at Sandown Park on January 2, that led to concerns for its life after covers were placed in situ. “Speredek is home after giving us quite a scare. We have made the decision to retire him,” said Hawke. […]

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Gordon waiting for better ground for Mellow Ben as stablemate Commanche...

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Commanche Red: fallen out of love with racing.

By Andrew Atkinson Trainer Chris Gordon based at Morestead Stables in Winchester, Hampshire, is waiting for better ground after Mellow Ben finished fourth in the Ladbrokes 3 miles Handicap Chase at Kempton, with stablemate Commanche Red pulled-up. “We had a couple of runners on December 27 at Kempton, with Mellow Ben and Commanche Red. “Ben […]

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