Posts containing the tag Aidan O’Brien

2017 Racing Post Trophy

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The Racing Post Trophy is run over a distance of 1m and attracts some of the UK’s leading trainers and horses. It is the last Group 1 race of the season and attracts the best 2yos in the country, including several horses aimed at next years Epsom Derby. Established in 1961, five winners have subsequently achieved victory … Continue reading

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Coral Eclipse Stakes 2016

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The Gurkha gets weight from all the older horses and being rated 120 gives him a huge advantage. Furthermore he is likely to improve loads for this step up to 1m2f. This was highlighted when he got going too late in the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot. His participation has clearly scared … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Trends & Ratings

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The Racing Horse offers trends and ratings to help find those winners today. Be reminded that there are very sticky conditions at Newmarket today as opposed to (naturally) soft. 3.25 Newmarket: John Sunley Memorial Criterion Stakes (Group 3) 7f CH4 12/14: Won over 7f before 12/14: Had won a Listed (or better) class race before … Continue reading

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The 2016 Investec Oaks

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4.30 Epsom: INVESTEC OAKS (GROUP 1) (FILLIES) (3yo) 1m4f The remarkable Classic-winning record of Aidan O’Brien suggests that the top handler gets most decisions right on these big days. The Ballydoyle operation fields three for The Oaks with Minding at 5/4 (general) their best bet. A dynamic juvenile and easy winner of the 1000 … Continue reading

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Betfred Derby Trial Stakes (Listed)

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This race is a Derby trial in name only as the last horse to take this and win the Classic was High Rise back in 1998 and a lot of horses have tried. Just five go to post which is disgraceful given there is £56k on offer. 4.00 Lingfield: Betfred Derby Trial Stakes (Listed … Continue reading

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Qipco 1000 Guineas Stakes (Group 1)

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The powerful Aidan O’Brien camp have been unable to dominate the 1,000 Guineas as per the 2,000 with just two wins but today try to land their third with Minding. This classy filly rounded-off last season with an very eye-catching win in the Group One Dubai Fillies’ Mile over this course and distance, and … Continue reading

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