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Down Farm Winter Wonderland

Storm Erik made sure not to miss us out and paid Down Farm a visit this week bringing along a substantial amount of snow to the yard. Still, the show must go on with looking after the horses and exercising them accordingly. I must, first of all, thank the staff for...

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Across the card Treble

If we weren't currently spoiled enough with having two doubles this month we have bettered that again by having an across-the-card treble at Ludlow and Kempton. Petit Palais was first up by winning Ludlow's Juvenile Hurdle ridden by Johnny Burke. He was bought by Noel...

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Leicester Double

Double's are always something special and we are lucky to have enjoyed another one at Leicester yesterday. Clondaw Castle kick-started proceedings with an emphatic, bounce-back-to-form win in the Two Mile Novices' Chase under Ciaran Gethings. Clondaw eased to a 10...

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Saturday Double

Having a yard double is always enjoyable and today's was a reflection of the hard work put in by the team at Down Farm over the Christmas period. Doctor Dex kick-started proceedings in the maiden hurdle at Wetherby in just his second start over hurdles. He finished a...

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BLACK OP (IRE) did well to finish a close third in the Betbright Dipper Novices' Chase at Cheltenham on Tuesday after a catalogue of jumping errors. Following discussions with his owner Roger Brookhouse, Noel Fehily and jumping expert Yogi Breisner we have decided...

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