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Betfair Hurdle 2014

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Last year’s emphatic winner of the Betfair Hurdle went on to be narrowly denied in the Supreme Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham. There may not be anything here of quite the same class of Champion Hurdle hopeful My Tent Or Yours, but winners of this race often go on to run well at the festival and…

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Far West far too good for Nicholls

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Four-year-old Far West ran out a convincing winner of a tactical renewal of the Ironspine Charity Challenge ‘National Hunt’ Novices’ Hurdle at Ascot on Saturday afternoon. With a field of just four it was always set up to be a tactical affair, and when outsider of the group and early race leader Boss In Boots…

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Cheltenham ’13 – Triumph Hurdle

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The Triumph Hurdle is a race run for four-year-old novices run over a total distance of two miles and one furlong. The race is run on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival and opens the card for what is known as ‘Gold Cup Day.’ With this race being for four-year-olds only, it has often…

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