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Boxing Day at Kempton

Boxing Day at Kempton saw some great performances in the three grade 1 races, none more impressive than Dynaste in the Feltham Novices Chase, as surprising as the fantastic turn of foot Darlan found to beat a quality field in … Continue reading

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Cheltenham International: Triumph for Nicholls as Zarkandar takes the StanJames.com International Hurdle

Probably the race of the weekend, with only seven runners (three of them leading contenders for the Champion Hurdle in March), the StanJames.com International Hurdle saw  Zarkandar hit the front from Rock On Ruby just before the last hurdle. The horse … Continue reading

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Tingle Creek Triumph for Sprinter Sacre at Sandown

The anticipated seasonal reappearance of champion elect, Sprinter Sacre did not disappoint this weekend in what was regarded as his stiffest task to date. The front running tactics of the Paul Nicholls trained Sanctuaire which had resulted  in emphatic wins in … Continue reading

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Valentino: Master of Couture opening at Somerset House

Those in need of a break from Christmas shopping, or better yet some inspiration for the fashion lover on their list, should look no further than the glamorous and sensational exhibition Valentino: Master of Couture opening at Somerset House.  The exhibit is on … Continue reading

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The Cheltenham Open Sunday 2012

Day three and Nicky Henderson yet to have a winner gains some compensation by winning the Racing Post Arkle Tophy Trial with his promising young chaser Captain Conan. The Captain made a very pleasing start to his chasing career, jumping … Continue reading

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