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Ruby Walsh Retires After Success On Kemboy

Ruby Walsh left the horse racing world a little stunned when he retired from the sport with immediate effect. The announcement came straight after riding Kemboy to success in the Grade One Irish Gold Cup at Punchestown. He had been waiting for…

Mullins Lands Irish National with Burrows Saint

Despite a hugely successful training career, two big races had eluded Willie Mullins. In the space of just over a month, he has done the double and claimed both. This started with Al Boum Photo winning the Cheltenham Gold Cup at the festival…

Four To Follow From Ruby Walsh

It's always good to get multiple perspectives on which horses are looking good for the season. Legendary jockey Ruby Walsh has offered some insight into four horses from Willie Mullins yard. And he thinks they could be the ones to beat over…
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Is Faugheen Still Worth Backing In The Champion Hurdle?

It is fair to say that Faugheen has had the most scrutiny of any horse in the lead up to this year’s Cheltenham Festival. The Willie Mullins trained hurdler, once regarded as the best in the business, has had a strange time of it since making…
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5 To Follow For the World Hurdle 2016

The World Hurdle is always one of the mostly hotly contested races during the Cheltenham Festival and 2016 is no different. With the recent announcement that Ladbrokes would no longer be sponsoring the race, Ryanair have stepped in and it will…

Tough Choice For Walsh In Champion Hurdle

Will it be Hurricane Fly or stable mate Faugheen that legendary jockey Ruby Walsh chooses for the Cheltenham Festival 2015 Champion Hurdle? While no decision has yet been made, Walsh knows one thing for sure and that's his head will rule his…
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Big Bucks Going For Four

Clearly the 2012 Cheltenham Festival isn't exactly going according to plan for jockey Ruby Walsh and by now, I'm sure he would have anticipated that the Top Jockey armband would be on him and not current leader and fellow jockey, Barry Geraghty…

Big Bucks Strikes Again

Big Buck's extended his winning sequence to fifteen races at Cheltenham on Saturday. Six horses lined up for the 3m Cleeve Hurdle with all eyes on Big Bucks. The race was the final outing for BIG BUCK´S Before his bid for a fourth Ladbrokes…