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Revised Uttoxeter programme a doubt on Saturday

Revised Uttoxeter programme a doubt on Saturday

Saturday's meeting at Uttoxeter is already in doubt after officials called an inspection for 8am on Thursday. With the going at the Staffordshire circuit described as heavy, waterlogged in places, the two chases have already been abandoned, leaving five hurdles races, of which at least one will be divided, if the fixture survives.


Victoria Pendleton poised for hunter chase bow at Fakenham

Victoria Pendleton poised for hunter chase bow at Fakenham

Victoria Pendleton is set to make her hunter chase debut on Pacha Du Polder at Fakenham on February 19. Competing over fences under Rules is the next step for the Olympic cycling champion whose ambition is to ride in the St James's Place Foxhunter Chase at the Cheltenham Festival next month.

Bangor 'relatively pessimistic' about Friday fixture

Bangor 'relatively pessimistic' about Friday fixture

The prospects for racing at Bangor on Friday hinge on an inspection at 8am on Thursday due to the threat of waterlogging. Both chase and hurdles courses are heavy, waterlogged in places, but the forecast for the next couple of days is for dry weather which should aid their cause.


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VIDEO: Catching up with Al Kazeem

A comeback king! Our friends at the British Champions Series went to visit Flat racing superstar Al Kazeem ahead of the start of the new breeding season on Valentine's Day to see how he is getting on in his new surroundings.


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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.