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# racing - Today’s News

Envoi Allen settling in after high-profile move to Henry de Bromhead
# New Home
From The42
# New Home

Envoi Allen settling in after high-profile move to Henry de Bromhead

5 hours ago 2,610 Views 16 Comments

Fellow Festival contenders Quilixios and Ballyadam also doing well.

# racing - Yesterday’s News

'Racing can be so evocative. People love looking back and will remember where they were'
# Laochra Na Rasaíochta
From The42
# Laochra Na Rasaíochta

'Racing can be so evocative. People love looking back and will remember where they were'

23 hours ago 2,606 Views 5 Comments

The great Danoli, Dorans Pride, Beef Or Salmon and Limestone Lad are in the spotlight tonight on TG4.

Owner Reynolds voices support for Elliott - ‘The scars of this week are his ultimate punishment’
# Case For Defence
From The42
# Case For Defence

Owner Reynolds voices support for Elliott - ‘The scars of this week are his ultimate punishment’

Thu 8:32 AM 18,282 Views 37 Comments

Reynolds has eight horses at the Meath yard, including top staying chaser Presenting Percy

# racing - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Johnny Ward: Elliott deserves punishment but he should get a break too From The42

Johnny Ward: Elliott deserves punishment but he should get a break too

Wed 6:39 PM 11,262 Views 17 Comments

The trainer often gave others a second chance, something he now needs himself.

# racing - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

'I'll ring him soon' - De Bromhead to consult with Elliott after Cheveley Park move horses to his yard
# Henry De Bromhead
From The42
# Henry De Bromhead

'I'll ring him soon' - De Bromhead to consult with Elliott after Cheveley Park move horses to his yard

Tue 9:03 PM 11,159 Views 0 Comments

The unbeaten Envoi Allen has moved to Henry De Bromhead’s yard.

Punishment for Gordon Elliott must reflect the damage done to racing
# Column
From The42
# Column

Punishment for Gordon Elliott must reflect the damage done to racing

Tue 1:04 PM 9,434 Views 15 Comments

The trainer has put so many jobs at risk, if not the sport’s future funding, writes Johnny Ward.

# racing - Monday 1 March, 2021

Gordon Elliott: 'A moment of madness that I am going to have to spend the rest of my life paying for'
# Apology
From The42
# Apology

Gordon Elliott: 'A moment of madness that I am going to have to spend the rest of my life paying for'

Mon 10:31 PM 72,819 Views 90 Comments

The trainer has been speaking further about the controversy to The Racing Post today.

Gordon Elliott barred from racing horses in Britain while investigation into image takes place
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Gordon Elliott barred from racing horses in Britain while investigation into image takes place

Mon 7:42 PM 51,593 Views 44 Comments

The news is a major announcement a fortnight out from the start of the 2021 Cheltenham Festival.

Four-timer for Elliott at Punchestown as controversy over photo continues
# Gordon Elliott
From The42
# Gordon Elliott

Four-timer for Elliott at Punchestown as controversy over photo continues

Updated Mon 6:02 PM 9,842 Views 3 Comments

The trainer has had two winners at today’s Punchestown meeting.

# racing - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Tributes paid after the passing of Tom Foley, trainer of the legendary Danoli
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Tributes paid after the passing of Tom Foley, trainer of the legendary Danoli

Feb 24th 2021, 9:14 PM 5,870 Views 1 Comment

Foley trained the popular winner at Cheltenham in 1994.

# racing - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Goshen roars back into Champion Hurdle picture and Dashel Drasher with landmark Ascot win
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Goshen roars back into Champion Hurdle picture and Dashel Drasher with landmark Ascot win

Feb 20th 2021, 4:24 PM 1,801 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile at Haydock, Third Wind provided Hughie Morrison with a big-race winner in the William Hill Rendlesham Hurdle

# racing - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Trainer Charles Byrnes fails with appeal against six-month suspension
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

Trainer Charles Byrnes fails with appeal against six-month suspension

Feb 18th 2021, 12:56 PM 2,426 Views 0 Comments

The Limerick native was punished after one of his horses tested positive for a prohibited substance in 2018.

# racing - Monday 15 February, 2021

Gordon Elliott rules Delta Work out of the Cheltenham Gold Cup
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Gordon Elliott rules Delta Work out of the Cheltenham Gold Cup

Feb 15th 2021, 1:17 PM 2,195 Views 0 Comments

The eight-year-old, who was fifth in last year’s Gold Cup, will probably miss the rest of the season.

# racing - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Johnny Ward: 'One of the most audacious gambles in the history of sport... that almost came off'
# Column
From The42
# Column

Johnny Ward: 'One of the most audacious gambles in the history of sport... that almost came off'

Feb 10th 2021, 10:48 AM 5,000 Views 4 Comments

Our columnist considers the fallout and implications from the long-shot racing treble that just came up short on Sunday.

# racing - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Johnny Ward: A popular treble falls short in Scotland and more Mullins greatness at Leopardstown
# Column
From The42
# Column

Johnny Ward: A popular treble falls short in Scotland and more Mullins greatness at Leopardstown

Feb 7th 2021, 7:48 PM 2,776 Views 8 Comments

Kemboy and Monkfish both caught the eye at Leopardstown.

Kemboy gallops to Irish Gold Cup glory at Leopardstown
# Gold Star
From The42
# Gold Star

Kemboy gallops to Irish Gold Cup glory at Leopardstown

Feb 7th 2021, 4:34 PM 2,203 Views 2 Comments

Mullins’ runner makes all in Leopardstown highlight.

Monkfish far too good for Flogas rivals and Appreciate It secures Grade One double at Leopardstown
# Leopardstown
From The42
# Leopardstown

Monkfish far too good for Flogas rivals and Appreciate It secures Grade One double at Leopardstown

Updated Feb 7th 2021, 3:58 PM 1,666 Views 1 Comment

Mullins’ star a game winner of the Chanelle Pharma Novice Hurdle.

# racing - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Rachael Blackmore and Honeysuckle defend Irish Champion Hurdle crown in style
# Leopardstown
From The42
# Leopardstown

Rachael Blackmore and Honeysuckle defend Irish Champion Hurdle crown in style

Feb 6th 2021, 3:43 PM 14,235 Views 19 Comments

Unbeaten record continues for brilliant mare.

Dominant start by Mullins and Townend with storming wins in Dublin Chase and Irish Arkle
# Leopardstown
From The42
# Leopardstown

Dominant start by Mullins and Townend with storming wins in Dublin Chase and Irish Arkle

Feb 6th 2021, 2:09 PM 1,595 Views 0 Comments

Earlier Gaillard Du Mesnil made no mistake in the Grade 1 opener.

# racing - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Shishkin strikes Lightning gold at Doncaster
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Shishkin strikes Lightning gold at Doncaster

Updated Jan 30th 2021, 3:39 PM 2,809 Views 2 Comments

Arkle favourite canters home at Doncaster.

# racing - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Gordon Elliott and Mouse Morris train the main winners of the day at Gowran Park
# Gowran Park
From The42
# Gowran Park

Gordon Elliott and Mouse Morris train the main winners of the day at Gowran Park

Jan 28th 2021, 4:03 PM 1,786 Views 2 Comments

Coko Beach won the Thyestes Chase with Sams Profile winning the Galmoy Hurdle.

# racing - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Johnny Ward: Sport of kings and rogues Hoarding the headlines
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Johnny Ward: Sport of kings and rogues Hoarding the headlines

Jan 27th 2021, 11:09 AM 2,008 Views 3 Comments

And our racing columnist earmarks one Cheltenham fancy.

# racing - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Nicky Henderson announces retirement of King George VI Chase winner
# Might Bite
From The42
# Might Bite

Nicky Henderson announces retirement of King George VI Chase winner

Jan 6th 2021, 5:23 PM 4,034 Views 9 Comments

‘He was one of the most amazing characters you’ll ever come across’.

# racing - Sunday 3 January, 2021

Hat-trick hero Royal Kahala impresses at Fairyhouse once again
# Royal Rumble
From The42
# Royal Rumble

Hat-trick hero Royal Kahala impresses at Fairyhouse once again

Jan 3rd 2021, 3:13 PM 2,291 Views 0 Comments

Royal Kahala saw off a quality field to reign supreme in Meath.

# racing - Saturday 2 January, 2021

Metier extends unbeaten run with impressive Grade 1 triumph at Sandown
# Tolworth Hurdle
From The42
# Tolworth Hurdle

Metier extends unbeaten run with impressive Grade 1 triumph at Sandown

Jan 2nd 2021, 3:26 PM 1,823 Views 1 Comment

Grade One glory for Fry-trained runner at Sandown.

# racing - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Limerick double for De Bromhead and Blackmore
# Yurt
From The42
# Yurt

Limerick double for De Bromhead and Blackmore

Dec 30th 2020, 5:04 PM 4,051 Views 2 Comments

Kalkas and Atlantic Fairy both won well.

Cheltenham abandons New Year’s Day card
# And It's Off
From The42
# And It's Off

Cheltenham abandons New Year’s Day card

Dec 30th 2020, 10:35 AM 6,285 Views 0 Comments

The course is waterlogged after 85mm of rain in the past week.

# racing - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Racing at Limerick cancelled due to waterlogging
# Bad Weather
From The42
# Bad Weather

Racing at Limerick cancelled due to waterlogging

Dec 27th 2020, 11:16 AM 2,198 Views 0 Comments

Racing at Leopardstown, however, is set to go ahead as planned today.

# racing - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

'He would have been a proud man, my Dad. I call it a memory stir'
# Snap Happy
From The42
# Snap Happy

'He would have been a proud man, my Dad. I call it a memory stir'

Dec 23rd 2020, 5:08 PM 18,094 Views 4 Comments

Racing photographer Pat Healy on his new book ‘Thrills and Spills’.

# racing - Monday 21 December, 2020

Gold Cup runner-up set for King George Chase at Kempton
# Santini
From The42
# Santini

Gold Cup runner-up set for King George Chase at Kempton

Dec 21st 2020, 1:02 PM 3,436 Views 0 Comments

Henderson confirms Santini is joining Kempton’s racing ‘party’.

# racing - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Paisley Park and Thyme Hill to clash in Long Walk
# Rivals
From The42
# Rivals

Paisley Park and Thyme Hill to clash in Long Walk

Dec 17th 2020, 3:09 PM 1,591 Views 2 Comments

Top stayers re-oppose in field of 10 at Ascot.

# racing - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

Connacht's crew of Ireland internationals available for massive test in Paris From The42

Connacht's crew of Ireland internationals available for massive test in Paris

Dec 8th 2020, 1:38 PM 6,445 Views 4 Comments

Bundee Aki, Kieran Marmion, Dave Heffernan, Finlay Bealham, Quinn Roux, and Ultan Dillane are all set to play.

# racing - Sunday 6 December, 2020

Mighty Min leads home a one-two-three for Willie Mullins at Punchestown
# Min The Merciless
From The42
# Min The Merciless

Mighty Min leads home a one-two-three for Willie Mullins at Punchestown

Dec 6th 2020, 3:39 PM 2,503 Views 2 Comments

‘He’s the first horse to get a hat-trick in this race and he’ll be very hard to replace.’

# racing - Friday 27 November, 2020

Oisin Murphy receives three-month ban after testing positive for cocaine
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Oisin Murphy receives three-month ban after testing positive for cocaine

Nov 27th 2020, 6:00 PM 7,045 Views 8 Comments

The panel were persuaded by a combination of a hair sample and Murphy’s testimony that the positive test arose from an unintentional, environmental contamination.

# racing - Monday 23 November, 2020

'10 out of 10' - Henderson's talented prospect Shishkin strolls to victory in eagerly-awaited debut over fences
# Looks The Part
From The42
# Looks The Part

'10 out of 10' - Henderson's talented prospect Shishkin strolls to victory in eagerly-awaited debut over fences

Nov 23rd 2020, 2:17 PM 3,568 Views 0 Comments

The six-year-old put in a near flawless display in the Beginners’ Chase at Kempton.

# racing - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Minella Indo enhances Cheltenham Gold Cup credentials in Navan
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Minella Indo enhances Cheltenham Gold Cup credentials in Navan

Nov 22nd 2020, 3:46 PM 5,152 Views 2 Comments

‘You couldn’t have asked him to do it any better,’ said a delighted Henry de Bromhead.

# racing - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Presenting Percy back in business at Thurles with first win in 22 months From The42

Presenting Percy back in business at Thurles with first win in 22 months

Nov 19th 2020, 4:13 PM 5,175 Views 2 Comments

Kemboy and Monalee have no answer to Gordon Elliott-trained winner.

O’Brien brothers to form Racing League team
# Family Affair
From The42
# Family Affair

O’Brien brothers to form Racing League team

Nov 19th 2020, 10:22 AM 11,033 Views 2 Comments

New competition kicks off next summer.

# racing - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Delight for Keane and Weld with $4 million Breeders' Cup Turf triumph
# Keane-land
From The42
# Keane-land

Delight for Keane and Weld with $4 million Breeders' Cup Turf triumph

Nov 7th 2020, 10:15 PM 9,481 Views 5 Comments

A first Breeders’ Cup victory for Dermot Weld after Colin Keane took the ride at short notice.

# racing - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Fabulous Frodon proves unstoppable at Cheltenham
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Fabulous Frodon proves unstoppable at Cheltenham

Oct 24th 2020, 5:03 PM 3,713 Views 2 Comments

Gold Cup firmly on the agenda after Ryanair hero defies welter burden.

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