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Waiting for a winner

After the equine influenza-inspired blank of last weekend, British racing is set for a bumper Saturday with a host of top action. Ascot is...

What is it about Cheltenham?

Less than one week to go before the Cheltenham Festival begins, greeted as it always is by the famous roar when the starter lets...

Cue Card bids for Ascot success

Veteran Cue Card will bid to further enhance his legend by landing back-to-back renewals of the Betfair Ascot Chase (15:35) on Saturday. Colin Tizzard's 12-year-old...

Don’t write off the old guard just yet

This weekend brings the first big Grade 1 staying chase of the season in Britain as Haydock gets set for the Betfair Chase, a...

Twiston-Davies has been waiting on Mai-day

Nigel Twiston-Davies admits a tilt at the Betfair Chase with Bristol De Mai has been on his radar for quite some time. The six-year-old grey...

No worries for Sizing John going to Haydock

Trainer Jessica Harrington says Gold Cup hero Sizing John is as 'fit as he can be without a race' ahead of Saturday's Betfair Chase...

Nicholls tips Bristol to be cream of Haydock crop

Paul Nicholls has trained the winner of the Betfair Chase at Haydock on six occasions and the Ditcheat handler feels Bristol De Mai could...

Coneygree to record his own soundbite in Charlie Hall

Coneygree has endured a deeply frustrating time of it since he won the 2015 Cheltenham Gold Cup in stunning fashion with an awesome front-running...

Tizzard: Cue Card better now than last year

Colin Tizzard believes his popular staying chaser Cue Card is in better form now than he was this time last year. Now 11 years old...

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