:::The Going: The ground @Downroyal is soft, yielding in places ::: Posted 1st Nov 2017

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  FORMER champion jockey Richard Hughes will have his first ever runner as a trainer at Dundalk on Friday night as he sends over Duchess Of Marmite to contest the feature Dundalk Stadium On Facebook Handicap (8.30), which is worth €24,000 in prize-money. Duchess Of Marmite has won her last two outings at Chelmsford and Kempton and Shane Kelly makes the trip over to Dund...
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JNwine.com Champion Chase winner, Don Cossack faces just three opponents as he has his prep for the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup in the Ladbrokes Ireland Kinloch Brae Chase at Thurles. Gordon Elliott used the Grade Two event as his stepping stone to the Festival last year and he was just getting the better of an argument with Champagne Fever when that one came down. Don Cossack has won three Gra...
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General Admission tickets can still be booked online and in your inbox in minutes - the perfect last minute Christmas present for anyone this Christmas! Book now at www.downroyal.com  Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal – First Race 12.25pm (approx.) and Admission £12 Boxing Day at Down Royal is the other great Christmas tradition and has become a firm favourite for both...
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Colin McBratney trained, Marito, has an entry in the Silks@downroyal Hunters Steeplechase on Boxing Day. The ex Willie Mullins trained Marito is the highest rated entry in the race and comes to Down Royal in form after winning last two Point to Points.  Boxing Day at Down Royal is the other great Christmas tradition and has become a firm favourite for both families and racing enthusia...
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Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal – First Race 12.25pm (approx.) and Admission £12 Boxing Day at Down Royal is the other great Christmas tradition and has become a firm favourite for both families and racing enthusiasts alike. All hospitality options are now sold out for the Boxing Day race meeting at Down Royal however admission tickets are still available in advance and o...
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Identify Thief It may have been the pair's first ever visit to Newcastle races but that did not stop rider Bryan Cooper and trainer Henry De Bromhead from combining to snare the StanJames.com Fighting Fifth Hurdle today with Identity Thief – winner of the 2015 WKD Hurdle at Down Royal. Given a brilliantly cool ride by Cooper, Gigginstown House Stud's 6-1 chance made much of the runni...
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Black Friday Offer - Boxing Day admission £8 only - offer ends 12pm tonight - book now !! http://www.ticketgroup.com/whitelabel/downroyal_wl/tickets_for_Boxing_Day_Race_Meeting__in_Down_Royal_Racecourse/52895365 ...
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Fighting Fifth field Ruby Walsh and Bryan Cooper will ride at Newcastle on Saturday. Walsh rides Wicklow Brave and Cooper rides Down Royal WKD Hurdle winner  Identity Thief in the Fighting Fifth at Newcastle on Saturday. Beltor, Irving, Purple Bay, Top Notch and Intense Tango complete the field. ...
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Win 4 tickets for the exclusive one night Event at ODEON launching 'Being A.P.' this is the incredible inside story of a sporting legend. As A.P. McCoy nears the end of his career, the characteristics that have driven him to dominate the most dangerous of sports remain as strong as ever. Fearless and willing to sacrifice everything to achieve his goals, this film reveals the exhaustive trainin...
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High-class line-up A stellar 32 entries have been assembled for the Boxing Day showpiece, with the exciting Irish-trained pair of Willie Mullins' Vautour and Gordon Elliott's Don Cossack, Winner of the 2015 JNwine.com Champion Chase, who head the ante-post betting, both entered. Writing on his Racing FX blog, Cooper said: "In my opinion, he's the horse that will set the standard for the o...
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Morning Line and Racehorse to Riding Horse Parade Saturday 4th November

3rd Nov 2017

Coming Racing on Saturday 4th November? Get there early to see our Racehorse to ...

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Racing Previews DOWN ROYAL Friday, Nov 4th

3rd Nov 2017

DOWN ROYAL Saturday, November 4 First Race: 12.45   The JNwine.com Ch...

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