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#Fighting Fifth Hurdle

# fighting-fifth-hurdle - Saturday 2 December, 2017

'The champion is back!' - Buveur D'Air claims comfortable victory on season debut

The 2017 Cheltenham Champion Hurdle winner had a handy afternoon in the Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle.

# fighting-fifth-hurdle - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Incredible Smad Place performance obliterates Hennessy field

Alan King’s 7-1 shot wins Gold Cup by 12 lengths at Newbury.

# fighting-fifth-hurdle - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Mark your Card: your best bets for today’s Grade racing

It’s that time of the year again — surely nothing can stop Big Buck’s? Declan Smyth looks at today’s Grade races in Newcastle and Newbury.

# fighting-fifth-hurdle - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Ruby ruled out of Fighting Fifth

Reigning Champion Hurdler Rock on Ruby will go to next month’s International Hurdle after skipping the Fighting Fifth this weekend.

# fighting-fifth-hurdle - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Trifolium ready for Newcastle fight

Charles Byrnes will send Trifolium to the Fighting Fifth rather than Sunday’s Hatton’s Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse.

# fighting-fifth-hurdle - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Mark Your Card: your best bets for the weekend's racing

Tipster Declan Smyth runs through the card for today’s two graded hurdle races, the Fighting Fifth and the Long Distance.