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Mullins: Faugheen faces stern Christmas Hurdle test

6:26pm 17 Dec 2014

WILLIE MULLINS insists Faugheen is now a fitter horse than the one who thrilled Ascot racegoers last month - but he still believes the Stan James Champion Hurdle favourite faces a stern test at Kempton next week.

Sign Of A Victory set to swerve Ladbroke Hurdle at Ascot

Sign Of A Victory
1:03pm 17 Dec 2014

SIGN OF A VICTORY, whose impressive Ascot reappearance success propelled him to ante-post favouritism for the Ladbroke Hurdle, will miss Saturday's showpiece handicap.

Walsh eyes Fairyhouse recovery for Un De Sceaux

10:23am 17 Dec 2014

THE exciting Un De Sceaux, who lost his unbeaten record when falling at Thurles last time but is still prominent in the betting for the Racing Post Arkle at the Cheltenham Festival, is in line to run at Fairyhouse on Saturday.

Leopardstown yielding to soft for Christmas fixture

Lexus Chase won by Pandorama Leopardstown 28122010
9:18am 17 Dec 2014

THE going for Leopardstown's Christmas meeting, due to feature Cheltenham Gold Cup winners Lord Windermere and Bobs Worth plus Champion Hurdle heroes Hurricane Fly and Jezki, was described on Wednesday morning as yielding to soft.

Harry Topper to miss Welsh National and Lexus Chase

Harry Topper
7:46am 17 Dec 2014

HARRY TOPPER, quoted at 16-1 for the Coral Welsh Grand National and Lexus Chase over Christmas, will miss both assignments as trainer Kim Bailey is "not that happy" with him.

King Kauto stars at Olympia horse show

Kauto Star and Laura Collett
7:03am 17 Dec 2014

KAUTO STAR, who lit up the Christmas period with five wins in Kempton's King George VI Chase, was back in the spotlight on Tuesday evening when taking part in a dressage demonstration in London.

Kempton delighted with ground as King George nears

3:43pm 16 Dec 2014

KEMPTON clerk of the course Barney Clifford is delighted with the state of the ground as the build up to Boxing Day's William Hill King George VI Chase intensifies.

Greatrex rules Harden out of Leopardstown trip

8:27am 16 Dec 2014

COLE HARDEN will not run in the Grade 1 Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown on December 28, trainer Warren Greatrex has confirmed.

Balgarry set to make comeback in Ladbroke

7:11am 16 Dec 2014

DAVID PIPE is readying two runners for Saturday's Ladbroke at Ascot, led by the returning Balgarry, not seen since running at the Cheltenham Festival in 2012.

Victory over QPR takes Toffees above Liverpool

10:25pm 15 Dec 2014

Everton beat QPR 3-1 at Goodison Park

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Trainer Philip Hobbs gives the latest on his current stable stars

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