Note
14 Feb 2011 | 19:15
Nag Me about
To add a NagMe alert you must sign in.
Forgot password?
Not a member yet?

Search: Horse Jockey Trainer Owner All

Harry Classic bid in limboHeadlines
Restless Harry

Trainer Robin Dickin is in no rush to commit Restless Harry to Saturday's Betfred Classic Chase at Warwick.

The nine-year-old, who returned to winning form over fences at Newbury in December, also holds an entry in a novices' chase on the same card.

"I've not decided where he'll run yet. I need to sit down with his owner and discuss his options. It will have a bearing what the Tizzards decide to do (with Hey Big Spender)," said the handler.

"Not that I'd be running scared of him. He's a very good horse on his day, it would just mean we'd have to carry more weight if he didn't run. We don't have to decide yet and I'll probably leave a decision until declaration time."

Early indications from the Tizzard camp are that Hey Big Spender will run.

Joe Tizzard, son and jockey to trainer Colin, told his Wincanton racecourse blog: "This Saturday I'll be riding Hey Big Spender in the feature race at Warwick. He won the race last year and has needed a couple of runs to find himself this season. He's coming right and I'm looking forward to Saturday."

Ikorodu Road's participation is also up in the air, however. Winner of a valuable prize at Newbury last year, he has now dropped to a mark only 4lb higher. However, his trainer Matt Sheppard is worried the ground may be too soft.

He told At The Races: "He's got an entry for Warwick but it's only 50-50 - we may think it's too soft, so we'll leave it late. After that it could be the Sky Bet Chase (Doncaster), although he's better over three and a quarter miles plus."

7 December 2016

Tony Martin in no rush to map out Heartbreak City hurdles campaign
Warren Greatrex eyeing Cheltenham outing with One Track Mind
Champers sparks Uttoxeter celebrations with winning chase bow
Peace News returns unscathed following Fairyhouse fall
Yanworth set to swerve International date in favour of Christmas challenge
Douvan heads Hilly Way dozen at Cork
Warren Greatrex issues Aloomomo warning to punters
Willie Mullins leaves big guns in John Durkan
Newbury confirm Hennessy sponsorship to end
Simply Ned on course for repeat Leopardstown bid
Colin Kidd prepares Rashaan for New Year return to action

6 December 2016

Jim Best case result to be announced on Monday
Sir Anthony McCoy would split up Tizzard aces at Kempton
Joseph O'Brien biding his time with Landofhopeandglory
County Hurdle runner-up Fethard Player in line for back-end campaign
Neil Mulholland still has Festival plan for Shantou Village
No problems for Uttoxeter
Nick Alexander dominates Ayr action as Marlee Massie highlights treble
Newly-crowned champion Jim Crowley gallops away with jockey award
Fergal O'Brien sets sights on Sandown compensation for Alvarado
Gracious John stars in Lingfield treble for Egan
Ruby Walsh raises Ascot possibility for Un De Sceaux
Taquin Du Seuil tops 19 contenders hunting Caviar Gold
James Moffatt hoping Highland Lodge effort will secure National date
Many Clouds Lexus bid under serious consideration from Oliver Sherwood
Smad Place lined up for Cotswold repeat by Alan King

5 December 2016

Aidan O'Brien claims Flat prize at HRI Awards
Uttoxeter forced to check due to threat of frost
Kim Bailey considers Cheltenham test for Charbel
The Last Samuri to tread a familiar path back to Aintree
Peter Maher takes double aim at Cross Country Chase
Ludlow frozen off
Oscar-winning performance delights Fergal O'Brien
Eddie Harty has long-term dreams for Coney Island after Drinmore glory
'Excellent' Josses Hill puts it all together in Peterborough Chase romp
Apple's Jade pips Vroum Vroum Mag in Hatton's Grace thriller
Prolific Airlie Beach bags Grade One glory in Royal Bond
Ar Mad in line to be supplemented for the King George at Kempton
Landofhopeandglory still unbeaten over hurdles after Fairyhouse battle
Ballyandy providing Nigel Twiston-Davies with campaign quandary
Yanworth enters International and Christmas reckoning

4 December 2016

Gordon Elliottt eyeing Leopardstown outing for Ucello Conti
Stuart Edmunds eyeing Ascot compensation for Wolf Of Windlesham
Ludlow call precautionary check
Kelso gets the go-ahead
As De Mee gives owner Dame Judi Dench a winner over the National fences
Un De Sceaux just betters Sire De Grugy in Tingle Creek epic
National hero Many Clouds back in business at Aintree
Kempton the next stop as Altior bandwagon gathers pace at Sandown
Vieux Lion Rouge denies Highland Lodge repeat success in Becher thriller
Cole Harden second on fencing debut as Its'afreebee comes out on top
Unbeaten Airlie Beach seeking Grade One gold in Royal Bond
Vroum Vroum Mag revved up for Hatton's Grace at Fairyhouse
Mouse Morris gives Alpha Des Obeaux a squeak in Fairyhouse Grade One

About | Terms | Privacy | Manage Alerts | Manage Account | © 2016