Charlie McCann’s weekend racing preview

The flat turf season begins at Doncaster this afternoon with first leg of the spring double the Lincoln Handicap the feature.  BetVictor are betting five …

Great Field back with a bang

Great Field impressed on his return to action at Navan and trainer Willie Mullins has hinted at one more run this season. The seven-year-old claimed four …

Laurens on course for 1000 Guineas – Burke

Trainer Karl Burke insists Laurens is looking good as she continues preparations ahead of the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket. Burke has been preparing his …

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Charlie McCann’s Friday racing preview

News yesterday that Bryony Frost will ride the Warwick Classic Chase winner Milansbar in the Randox Health Grand National at Aintree next month. It might be …

Charlie McCann’s Thursday racing round-up

More money for Fire Brigade (5s from 6s with BetVictor) for Saturday’s Lincoln at Doncaster as a result of an upbeat report from trainer Michael Bell and the …

Walsh relishing Grand National ride

Katie Walsh says she is relishing the prospect of having another crack at Randox Health Grand National glory on Baie Des Iles. Trained by Walsh’s husband …

O’Neill holds Minella Rocco National hope

Jonjo O’Neill feels top weight is not ideal but he still has hopes for Minella Rocco in the Randox Health Grand National. The JP McManus-owned gelding …

5 horse trainers to track ahead of the 2018 Grand National

There has been rise in Irish trained horses winning festivals and races. Gordon Elliott and Willie Mullins not only lead the pack when it comes to Irish …

Charlie McCann’s Wednesday racing preview

Fingers crossed the recent spate of horseracing abandonments might be a thing of the past with the weather forecast encouraging for the start of the turf flat …

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