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Irish Dominance In National Hunt Racing Set To Increase

Now the national hunt season has finished we can look back and see what happened at the big meetings and there was one common factor, the Irish were involved a lot. They didn’t face too much opposition at their own Dublin Racing Festival and…

Back To Bangor

After a disappointing show at Warwick last time out, Whiskey Chaser was back in more familiar surroundings for his second race of the new year. Bangor-On-Dee was the venue for the 'Hampton Veterinary Centre Handicap Chase'. Nine horses would…

Alas, poor Warwick!

A month following his big day at Haydock, Whiskey Chaser headed to Warwick Racecourse to build on his season tally. The race would be run over a distance of 3 miles. In total seven horses lined-up to battle for the £6,500 first-place purse. It…

A Late Christmas Present

Three weeks after winning on his season debut, WHISKEY CHASER would be entered into a big Saturday race at Haydock Park - the ‘Last Fling Handicap Chase’ a race with a prize pool worth over £20,000. The news of the entry felt to me like…

On The First Day Of Christmas My True Love Sent To Me

Whiskey Chaser made his 2017/18 seasonal debut on the 6th of December at Haydock Park. Eight entrants made up the field for The 14:25 Northern Racing Club Handicap Chase. The race would be contested over a distance of 2m 6f. I had no complaints…
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Blaklion Begins Grand National Prep

Last year’s Grand National fourth Blaklion will return to action this weekend and return to the familiar surroundings of Wetherby. He has run three times over the chase course at Wetherby, winning there as a novice before finishing fourth…

Neck And Neck In Newcastle

Whiskey Chaser headed to Newcastle for his fifth race of the season. On paper it didn't look much of a contest, with just three runners declared for the 2m 7f race. It was felt the main threat would come from the in-from Plus Jamais but our…

Second Chances

Whiskey Chaser ran his fourth race of the season at Uttoxeter on 11th February 2017. The race was over three miles with nine runners competing for the £6,400 prize purse. I didn't make the trip to Uttoxeter, thankfully the race was screened…

The Top 3 Bankers for the 2017 Cheltenham Festival

We’re just a month away from the biggest week of the year in national hunt racing as the Cheltenham Festival provides us with 28 fantastic races to bet on across four days of action. The jockeys, trainers and owners have been waiting all season…
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Former Favourite Native River To Miss Grand National

Welsh Grand National winner and former favourite Native River will miss out on this year’s Grand National at Aintree, with the Colin Tizzard trained seven-year-old expected to instead focus upon the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March. Following…

Value Racing Club Announce New Syndicate Horse

Value Racing Club has announced a new syndicate horse, shares in the 4 year old ALDRIN (by New Approach) are now available via the club. The club have stated that he’ll go into training with David Pipe. adding that Aldrin will run through…

Results Don't Matter On Days Like These

On the 23rd of January Whiskey Chaser headed to Bangor-On-Dee for his third race of the season. After securing a second place in his last outing the team were confident that Whiskey would mount a strong challenge in the 14:50 Stella Artois Conditional…