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

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The Beef or Salmon Suite is now sold out for the Down Royal Festival of Racing on both Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd November.   For information on available packages and to book please visit www.downroyal.com or call the Secretary's Office on 02892 621 256....
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Quito De La Roque is set to attempt to defend his crown in JNwine.com Champion Chase at Down Royal on November 3.   Colm Murphy's charge got up close home to deny Sizing Europe in the three-mile feature but only ran once more last term, when third to Synchronised  in the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown in late December.   "More than likely we'll start him in Do...
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The dual Grade One-winning nine-year-old was a hot favourite for the Star "Best For Racing Coverage" Chase on his first start since December, but could only finish third in the extremely testing conditions.   He is now set for a return to the highest level in the JNwine.com Champion Chase at Down Royal on November 3.   Trainer Paul Nolan said: "Everything i...
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Mouse Morris is eyeing a crack at the JNwine.com Champion Chase at Down Royal early next month with First Lieutenant.   The seven-year-old will be looking to return to the form that carried him to second in last season's RSA Chase at Cheltenham.   -Sunday Mirror...
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The Rainbow Communications Suite is now sold out on both Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd November for the Down Royal Festival of Racing.   There are only 2 tables left in the Beef or Salmon Suite on Friday 2nd and limited availability in the Mosow Flyer Suite.   For more information on available hospitality packages and to book please visit http://www.downroyal.com/fixtures/d...
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Action Master who managed second in the Ulster Cesarewitch at Down Royal last month, showed his quality by storming to victory at Cheltenham's Showcase meeting.   Dessie Hughes' six-year old finished behing Noel Meade's Blue Cannon in the Down Royal contest but on Friday came from way back to strike in the Pertemps Network Handicap Hurdle at Cheltenham's opening meeting of...
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This year sees a strong field of 18 entries for the Down Royal Festival feature, the JNwine.com Champion Chase, on Saturday 3rd November, including four from Paul Nicholls' yard.   Full list of entries:-   JNwine.com Champion S'chase (Grade 1) €84,000.00 ( 3m - 5yo+ )[MAX 18] FIRST FORFEIT: 29-OCT-12 SUPPLEMENTARY ENTRY: 29-OCT-12 NHFrm   1 Bob Lingo...
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Tony Martin reports Bog Warrior to be in excellent shape ahead of a return to action.   The Strategic Choice gelding emerged as one of Ireland's top novice chasers last season when winning the Grade 1 Drinmore Novice Chase by 31 lengths, and could make his reappearance in the Grade 2 Ladbrokes Chase at Down Royal on Saturday 3rd November.  -Sunday Mirror ...
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Down Royal's JNwine.com Champion Chase in less than 3 weeks is now on the cards for Galway Plate winner Bob Lingo after the top-weights withdrawal from the Ladbrokes Munster National at Limerick.   Tom Mullins, who trains Bob Lingo, said: "He would have had to give a lot of weight to a lot of them and we felt there was probably a nicer race down the line. If he holds his form t...
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Morning Line and Racehorse to Riding Horse Parade Saturday 4th November

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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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