Monthly Archives: December 2018
This is all of the articles from our features, blogs and news from the month of December 2018 to see the full list of archives go to our archive page.
The £50,000 Grade Two Dornan Engineering Relkeel Hurdle (3.10pm, 11 entries) is one of the highlights on a tremendous seven-race card at Cheltenham on New Year’s Day.
Run over just beyond two and a half miles, the Dornan Engineering Relkeel… Read More
Newbury Racecourse staged its final fixture of 2018 on Saturday, Betway Challow Hurdle Day.
The feature race of the day was the Grade One Betway Challow Hurdle. A report on the Betway Challow Hurdle and the six other contests can… Read More
Champ had to show a turn of foot after a falsely-run Grade One Betway Challow Novices’ Hurdle at Newbury.
An intriguing field of seven took part in this 2-mile, 4 ½ furlong race, with all horses having won last time… Read More
Sharjah continued his climb up the elite hurdling ranks with a resounding success in the Grade One Ryanair Hurdle at Leopardstown.
A field of six assembled for a fascinating contest, featuring some of Ireland’s leading Champion Hurdle hopes.
Tombstone was… Read More
Derrinross continued his progression and proved a stubborn opponent as he refused to let anything past him in the Grade Two Sky Sports Racing Launching January 1st Novice Hurdle at Limerick.
Six lined-up for this three-mile test.
Derrinross took the… Read More
Delta Work made it three from three over fences with victory in the Grade One Neville Hotels Novice Chase at Leopardstown.
Seven went to post for one of Ireland’s most important staying novice chases, over three miles, with Gigginstown House… Read More
Good Thyne Tara defied a penalty and showed an abundance of tenacity to win the Grade Three Advent Insurance Irish EBF Mares Hurdle at Leopardstown.
Seven mares took part in this 2 ½ mile contest.
At flag fall, it was… Read More
Three-time Champion Jockey Richard Johnson, is to receive an OBE in the Queen’s New Year Honours List.
Johnson, now 41, has ridden over 3,500 winners and had one of the highlights of his career in 2018, when riding Native River… Read More