Dan Skelton, trainer of Too Many Diamonds Too Many Diamonds continued his astonishing run of form with victory in the B Eyre & Son Ltd Ford Handicap H..
Jamie Codd won on his first visit to Sedgefield Champion Irish amateur Jamie Codd made his first visit to Sedgefield a successful one when scoring on ..
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Alvarado ridden by Paul Moloney at Cheltenham Barry Geraghty and Richard Johnson led the tributes to Paul Moloney after the jockey announced his retir..
Bryan Mayoh: an early believer in Sizing John's sire Midnight Legend
PICTURE: Racing Post Stats study pays off for Sizing John breeder By Martin Stevens 8:47PM 17 MAR 2017 BRYAN MAYOH'S immediate response to his homebred Sizing John winning Friday's Timico Gold Cup at Cheltenham was unprintable, but the drive to his friends Peter and Emma Hockenhull's Shade Oak Stud to celebrate after racing allowed for more sober reflection.
Mayoh and his ex-wife Sandra bred Sizing John by sending the French-bred mare La Perrotine to the late Pitchall Farm resident Midnight Legend, a stallion the keen statistician had been banging on about to everyone he knew because of the quality emerging from his modestly bred crops.
La Perrotine, a daughter of obscure French Group 3 winner Northern Crystal, was trained by Howard Johnson to win a Hexham bumper and three novice hurdles at Sedgefield.
“The deal to buy her was done in the bar at a Doncaster sale,” Mayoh remembers. “Howard said ..
The wait is finally over with the tapes going up for the Supreme at 1.30
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Mark Davison: was formerly head groundsman at Sedgefield
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Leopardstown: last jumps meeting of the season
PICTURE: Patrick McCann (racingpost.com/photos) The briefing: betting going and non-runners By Bruce J..
Huntingdon were forced to call of Thursday's card due to wind
PICTURE: Edward Whitaker Huntingdon cancelled due to Storm Doris
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