The beauty of British and Irish horse racing is that there are very few weekends when a major race does not take place. Course-specialist.co.uk will aim to provide a helpful and impartial overview of the main protagonists taking part in the really big events – the rest is then down to you to make your mind up what will win!
New Year’s Day sees the traditional Cheltenham meeting, with a quality-packed card headlined by three Graded contests, to get the year off to a cracking start.
First up comes the Grade 2 BetBright Dipper Novices’ Chase over two miles, four… Read More
he final Grade 1 contest of 2016 takes place at Newbury on Saturday, with the Betfred “Goals Galore” Challow Novices’ Hurdle over two miles, four furlongs and 118 yards, a contest won in the past by horses such as:… Read More
The final day of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival takes place on Thursday, with two more Grade 1 contests.
First up is the three mile Neville Hotels Novice Chase, often an important pointer to the RSA Chase.
A Toi PhilImage… Read More
Limerick stages the final day of its Christmas Festival on Friday, with the highlight the Grade 2 Guinness Novice Hurdle over three miles.
The giant Penhill was a smart handicapper on the flat for Luca Cumani, before heading to Willie… Read More
The third day of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival sees another two outstanding Grade 1 contests.
First up comes the Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle over three miles.
Clondaw Warrior represents the all-powerful Willie Mullins stable and comes here in great form,… Read More
The second day of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival features two more Grade 1 contests.
First up comes the Grade 1 Paddy Power Cashcard Chase over two miles and a furlong.
Alisier D’Irlande was a point to point winner but fell… Read More
On Tuesday, Chepstow stages the highlight of its year, the Coral Welsh Grand National Handicap Chase.
Before the big race comes an important Triumph Hurdle trial, the Grade 1 Coral.co.uk Future Champions Finale Juvenile Hurdle over two miles.… Read More
Kempton Park stages another super day of action on the second and final day of its Christmas meeting, with a pair of Grade 2 contests the highlight.
First up comes the 32Red.com Wayward Lad Novices’ Chase over two miles.
Altior… Read More