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Watch: Kayley Woollacott Prepares Lalor For Cheltenham 2019

Kayley Woollacott speaks about the process that led her horse Lalor to being bought as they make their final preparations ahead of his appearance at this year’s Cheltenham Festival. Woollacott will be taking on her first full season as a National Hunt trainer following the tragic loss of her husband Richard in January 2018. She was able to guide her …

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Champion Hurdle: Who Can Stop Buveur D’Air From Making History?

The Champion Hurdle is the feature race on day one of the Festival and in Buveur d’Air there would appear to be a worthy favourite. Having won the race in fine style aboard the Nicky Henderson trained mount last year Meath native, Barry Geraghty will be hoping for another royal welcome to the winners enclose at around 3.40 on Tuesday. …

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Aintree Grand National Meeting – Day 3 Preview

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 09: David Mullins clears the water jump on Rule The World on their way to victory in the 2016 Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree Racecourse on April 9, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Michael Dorgan looks ahead to Day three of the Aintree Grand National Meeting. The Aintree Grand National Meeting comes to its conclusion today with the highlight being the most valuable jumps race in Europe; the 40 runner Randox Health Grand National Handicap Steeplechase (17:15). Ran over a stamina-sapping four miles, two furlongs and 74 yards with 30 obstacles for horse and …

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Aintree Grand National Meeting – Day 2 Preview

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 09: 'The Chair' the fence in front of the grandstands on day one of the three day Grand National meeting at Aintree racecourse on April 09, 2015 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Michael Dorgan looks ahead to Day two of the Aintree Grand National Meeting, where the JLT Melling Chase (Grade 1) is the feature race on the card.  As anticipation grows towards tomorrow’s Randox Health Grand National, today is Ladies Day at the Merseyside venue in what looks like a very tricky card to dissect. In the Crabbie’s Top Novices’ Hurdle, 14:20 (2M 103Y) …

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