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Dodging Bullets on course for Game Spirit return at Newbury

Dodging Bullets on course for Game Spirit return at Newbury

Dodging Bullets is set to make a belated seasonal reappearance in the Betfair Exchange Chase at Newbury on Saturday. The eight-year-old has been sidelined since winning the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham last March.


Kingmaker crucial in L'Ami Serge progression to Cheltenham

Kingmaker crucial in L'Ami Serge progression to Cheltenham

L'Ami Serge is the star name among nine entries for Saturday's Kingmaker Novices' Chase at Warwick. Nicky Henderson's charge is two from two over fences and has also been given an entry in the Game Spirit Chase at Newbury on the same afternoon in case Warwick's meeting does not go ahead.

Waterlogging claims Ludlow card

Waterlogging claims Ludlow card

Wednesday's meeting at Ludlow has been abandoned due to a waterlogged track. Officials held an initial inspection at 8am on Tuesday but decided to check conditions again at 2pm due to some patches of waterlogging. However, they brought forward that second look and cancelled the card.

Colin Tizzard outlines Gold Cup hopes for Thistlecrack

Colin Tizzard outlines Gold Cup hopes for Thistlecrack

Colin Tizzard believes World Hurdle favourite Thistlecrack could be lining up in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup next year. Despite his limited racecourse experience with the eight-year-old only having had 12 runs in his life, Tizzard would be quite happy to forego a novice campaign due to his age.


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8 February – 5 talking points from the weekend

A few bubbles were burst this weekend with just over five weeks to go until the Cheltenham Festival. Here is what we learned from the racing action at Sandown Park, Musselburgh and further afield.


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1 February – 5 things we learned from the weekend

It was a weekend packed full of Cheltenham Festival and Grand National clues across the Britain Isles. We dissect the action and reveal the five things to take note of from Cheltenham, Doncaster and further afield. *Thistle cracks it at Cheltenham* The World Hurdle has lacked a superstar since Big Buck’s retired.

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29 January – 5 talking points ahead of the weekend

It’s a big weekend of racing action across the country, with the likes of Cheltenham and Doncaster hosting a card full of future stars. We delve a little deeper to suss out the Festival clues on offer and see what is likely to dominate the headlines. Here’s our five talking points.

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VIDEO: The Inside Track with Lizzie Kelly

Singing Justin Bieber on the X-Factor, naming and shaming the Weighing Room's worst dressed jockey and winning aboard Tea For Two - we get the Inside Track from history-making #JockeyChamps rider Lizzie Kelly.