Duke on the mend – Harrington

Jessica Harrington says Our Duke has recovered well from a back operation and should return to competitive action soon.
Harrington's charge had been tipped to mount a Cheltenham Gold Cup campaign this season having finished the previous campaign with a spectacular win in the Irish Grand Nati read more...

Christmas comeback for Yorkhill

Willie Mullins says there is a

good possibility
Yorkhill will make his seasonal bow in the Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown.
The seven-year-old has not been seen since his narrow defeat to Road To Respect in the Ryanair Gold Cup at Fairyhouse, an outcome which ruined read more...

Mullins hails Un De Sceaux ride

Jockey David Mullins has hailed Un De Sceaux for his performance in winning the Kerry Group Hilly Way Chase at Cork.
The nine-year-old blew away the competition to win by 25 lengths, despite the attentions of Kerry Lee's British raider Top Gamble earlier in the race. Mullins was impressed wi read more...

Harrington considering Sizing John options

Jessica Harrington has revealed no plans have yet been made for Sizing John's next race after winning the John Durkan Memorial.
The seven-year-old managed to respond after making an early mistake in the race to claim the victory at Punchestown on Sunday. Following that seven-length success f read more...

Nicholls impressed with Politologue

Trainer Paul Nicholls has revealed his delight after Politologue helped him to win a 10th Betfair Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown.
The six-year-old held off favourite Fox Norton to make it back-to-back victories following his recent success at Exeter in the Haldon Gold Cup. Politologue, who ra read more...

Highland Reel signs off in style

Jockey Ryan Moore has hailed Highland Reel after he signed off in style in the Longines Hong Kong Vase at Sha Tin.
The five-year-old was sent out for one final time in the Far East on Sunday and he proved too strong for the likes of Talismanic and Tosen Basil. Highland Reel will now be put o read more...

King hails Sceau Royal class

Trainer Alan King was full of praise for Sceau Royal after the five-year-old won the Henry VIII Novices' Chase at Sandown.
Having been beaten a neck by North Hill Harvey at Cheltenham earlier in the season, he reversed the placings on Saturday to claim the Grade 1 spoils, but with 11 lengths read more...

Blaklion strolls to Aintree success

Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies was relieved to see Blaklion ease to victory in Saturday’s Randox Health Becher Chase at Aintree.
The eight-year-old kicked off his season by finishing second to stablemate Bristol De Mai in the Charlie Hall Chase and was far too good for the field in the Grade read more...

Punchestown date for Sizing John

Sizing John is set to make a first appearance since April in the John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown on Sunday.
The Cheltenham Gold Cup winner had been set to contest the first leg of the Jockey Club Chase Triple Crown at Haydock, but concerns over the ground saw him miss the Grade One read more...

National in sight for Twiston-Davies star

Nigel Twiston-Davies says Blaklion

has huge Grand National potential
ahead of this weekend's trip to Aintree.
Twiston-Davies' charge will compete in the Randox Health Becher Handicap Chase on Saturday at the Merseyside racecourse, but the trainer is already thinking read more...