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Walkon To Take All The Beating

The postponed Totesport Trophy is developing into a very interesting affair. The original race was scheduled to take place at Newbury last Saturday but the death of two horses in the parade ring just before the first race on the card meant…

Medermit Receives Arkle Chase Green Light

It didn't take Barbury Castle-based trainer Alan King very long to make a decision as to whether or not Saturday's Grade 1 Totesport Challenger Novices' Chase winner Medermit should contest the Arkle Chase at the Cheltenham Festival, or go for…

Merigo Continues Grand National Preparation

The build-up to the John Smith’s Grand National 2011 is gathering pace with an informative contest taking place this Saturday at Doncaster. Of the runners taking place in the Sky Bet Chase perhaps the one that has captured the imagination…

Kauto Suffering From Infection Following 'King George' Defeat

Champion trainer Paul Nicholls has revealed that Kauto Star was suffering from "inflammation and a low grade infection" when he ran below-par in finishing only third in last week's William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton Park, writes Elliot…

Ffos Las Race Meetings Cut

Race meetings at the West Wales raceourse Ffos Las have been drastically cut from 28 to 16 by the British Horseracing Authority (BHA). The move has prompted calls for an 'urgent meeting' by Tim Long, general manager of the Carmarthanshire course. The…