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#Gordon Elliott

# gordon-elliott - Friday 29 November, 2019

Johnny Ward: Gordon Elliott remains one of Irish racing's most glaring enigmas
# Column
# Column

Johnny Ward: Gordon Elliott remains one of Irish racing's most glaring enigmas

Nov 29th 2019, 11:28 AM 10,760 Views 1 Comment

‘He is the messer at the bar who wants the night to continue, yet there is no chance whatsoever of him being late for work at the morning.’

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Joy for Gordon Elliot, as Fury Road prevails in Navan
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Joy for Gordon Elliot, as Fury Road prevails in Navan

Nov 24th 2019, 8:18 PM 2,950 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, there was success for Henry de Bromhead and Chris’s Dream in the Ladbrokes Troytown Handicap Chase.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Apple's Jade stunned as Bacardys claims Lismullen Hurdle win at Navan
# Racing
# Racing

Apple's Jade stunned as Bacardys claims Lismullen Hurdle win at Navan

Nov 10th 2019, 6:48 PM 5,917 Views 1 Comment

Ballyoisin won the other Grade 2 race of the day at the Meath rack.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Tiger Roll's Grand National hat-trick bid hinges on certain conditions - O'Leary
# Possibilities
# Possibilities

Tiger Roll's Grand National hat-trick bid hinges on certain conditions - O'Leary

Aug 11th 2019, 12:13 PM 6,978 Views 4 Comments

The Gigginstown racing manager says the Gordon Elliott-trained horse needs a rating of 165 or lower.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Delight for Gordon Elliott as Borice claims thrilling Galway Plate
# Borice
# Borice

Delight for Gordon Elliott as Borice claims thrilling Galway Plate

Jul 31st 2019, 8:34 PM 5,012 Views 1 Comment

Wednesday’s win was a third in four years for Elliott, who enjoyed success last season with Clarcam.

# gordon-elliott - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Michael O'Leary stuns jump racing world with plan to wind down Gigginstown operation
# Final Call
# Final Call

Michael O'Leary stuns jump racing world with plan to wind down Gigginstown operation

May 14th 2019, 1:56 PM 42,342 Views 42 Comments

The scaling back policy will will take place over the next few years.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Last year's winner Elliott aiming to break his own record and run 14 in Irish Grand National
# Fairyhouse
# Fairyhouse

Last year's winner Elliott aiming to break his own record and run 14 in Irish Grand National

Apr 17th 2019, 7:54 PM 5,628 Views 2 Comments

General Principle will be attempting to become the first back-to-back winner of the Fairyhouse event since 1976.

# gordon-elliott - Friday 5 April, 2019

Trends to pick the Grand National winner... or at least narrow it down
# Stick A Pin In It
# Stick A Pin In It

Trends to pick the Grand National winner... or at least narrow it down

Apr 5th 2019, 10:01 AM 3,790 Views 4 Comments

Come on, Divorce Referendum!

# gordon-elliott - Friday 29 March, 2019

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade
# Comeback
# Comeback

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade

Mar 29th 2019, 10:55 AM 2,191 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Elliott said the seven-year-old was ‘not certain to travel’ and may be held until the Punchestown Festival.

# gordon-elliott - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Tiger Roll set for Grand National repeat in bid to emulate the legendary Red Rum
# AIM
# AIM

Tiger Roll set for Grand National repeat in bid to emulate the legendary Red Rum

Mar 19th 2019, 8:47 PM 6,049 Views 3 Comments

The nine-year-old is almost certain to return to Aintree.

# gordon-elliott - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Donn McClean's Day 2 review: Wherever you start, you have to finish with Jamie Codd
# Coddfather Part II
# Coddfather Part II

Donn McClean's Day 2 review: Wherever you start, you have to finish with Jamie Codd

Mar 14th 2019, 7:45 AM 2,448 Views 0 Comments

Wednesday’s Cheltenham action was littered with more Irish fairytales, writes Donn McClean.

# gordon-elliott - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Head of the class: Getting Gordon Elliott’s yard ready for Cheltenham
# Sharples As A Tack
# Sharples As A Tack

Head of the class: Getting Gordon Elliott’s yard ready for Cheltenham

Mar 9th 2019, 10:00 AM 13,082 Views 7 Comments

Camilla Sharples is head girl at Cullentra House.

# gordon-elliott - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Woods Well on track for Cheltenham success, while Harrington weighs up options ahead of April's Gold Cup
# Racing
# Racing

Woods Well on track for Cheltenham success, while Harrington weighs up options ahead of April's Gold Cup

Mar 5th 2019, 8:15 PM 3,979 Views 0 Comments

With Cheltenham looming, Donn McClean assesses the challengers after a busy weekend of racing action.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

'The circumstances this year have been very funny' - Gordon Elliott looks ahead to Cheltenham festival
# Runners And Riders
# Runners And Riders

'The circumstances this year have been very funny' - Gordon Elliott looks ahead to Cheltenham festival

Feb 20th 2019, 12:05 AM 4,366 Views 0 Comments

After a curious year, the trainer previews the biggest racing festival of them all.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Gordon Elliott '10 or 15' for Aintree Grand National
# The National
# The National

Gordon Elliott '10 or 15' for Aintree Grand National

Feb 13th 2019, 12:15 PM 4,861 Views 0 Comments

The Irish trainer may have a third of the field on 6 April.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Apple's Jade clash at Cheltenham with Buveur D'Air is now on
# Champion Hurdle
# Champion Hurdle

Apple's Jade clash at Cheltenham with Buveur D'Air is now on

Feb 3rd 2019, 1:00 PM 5,322 Views 5 Comments

Apple’s Jade was hugely impressive in Leopardstown yesterday.

# gordon-elliott - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Apple’s Jade routs top-class field to win Irish Champion Hurdle
# Wonder Mare
# Wonder Mare

Apple’s Jade routs top-class field to win Irish Champion Hurdle

Updated Feb 2nd 2019, 4:15 PM 4,958 Views 6 Comments

It’s the first time in 16 years that a mare has won the race at Leopardstown.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Willie Mullins hoping for seventh win on home territory
# Preview
# Preview

Willie Mullins hoping for seventh win on home territory

Jan 23rd 2019, 8:24 PM 4,214 Views 2 Comments

In addition, Djakadam gave Ruby Walsh his only win in the race and the multiple champion jockey rides Invitation Only.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Apple's Jade 'very doubtful' to take a shot at Cheltenham Champion Hurdle
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Apple's Jade 'very doubtful' to take a shot at Cheltenham Champion Hurdle

Jan 16th 2019, 6:07 PM 2,900 Views 2 Comments

Gigginstown star’s next target will be the Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown next month.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Supreme Novices the target as Felix Desjy claims impressive Moscow Flyer victory
# Punchestown
# Punchestown

Supreme Novices the target as Felix Desjy claims impressive Moscow Flyer victory

Jan 13th 2019, 4:26 PM 3,612 Views 0 Comments

It was a first win in the race for Gordon Elliott

# gordon-elliott - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Duca De Thaix triumphs at Fairyhouse for Elliott and Russell
# Davy Russell
# Davy Russell

Duca De Thaix triumphs at Fairyhouse for Elliott and Russell

Jan 12th 2019, 4:07 PM 2,861 Views 1 Comment

It was the third successive year Gordon Elliott won this race at Fairyhouse.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Battleoverdoyen lands opening Grade One race of 2019 to ensure success for Elliott and Kennedy
# Flying Start
# Flying Start

Battleoverdoyen lands opening Grade One race of 2019 to ensure success for Elliott and Kennedy

Jan 6th 2019, 3:37 PM 2,382 Views 1 Comment

The spotlight was on the action at Naas this afternoon.

# gordon-elliott - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Sharjah and Willie Mullins claim Ryanair Hurdle glory while Delta Work delivers for Gordon Elliott
# Leopardstown
# Leopardstown

Sharjah and Willie Mullins claim Ryanair Hurdle glory while Delta Work delivers for Gordon Elliott

Dec 29th 2018, 3:58 PM 3,302 Views 4 Comments

It was another action-packed day at Leopardstown.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Incredible Apple's Jade wins the Hatton's Grace by staggering 20 lengths
# Fairyhouse
# Fairyhouse

Incredible Apple's Jade wins the Hatton's Grace by staggering 20 lengths

Dec 2nd 2018, 7:09 PM 3,561 Views 1 Comment

You like Apple’s?

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

From supporting Limerick in Croke Park to winning the Galway Plate on board 33/1 shot Clarcam
# Joy For Enright
# Joy For Enright

From supporting Limerick in Croke Park to winning the Galway Plate on board 33/1 shot Clarcam

Aug 1st 2018, 8:12 PM 6,797 Views 4 Comments

Mark Enright was on board as Clarcam won the feature on Day 3 of the Galway Races.

# gordon-elliott - Friday 27 April, 2018

Samcro and Melon crash out to leave dramatic Champion Hurdle on a plate for Supasundae
# Punchestown
# Punchestown

Samcro and Melon crash out to leave dramatic Champion Hurdle on a plate for Supasundae

Apr 27th 2018, 7:41 PM 4,702 Views 4 Comments

Dortmund Park was the surprise winner of the Champion Novice Hurdle for Gordon Elliott.

# gordon-elliott - Monday 2 April, 2018

There was a thrilling photo finish in the Irish Grand National
# By A Nose
# By A Nose

There was a thrilling photo finish in the Irish Grand National

Apr 2nd 2018, 6:30 PM 9,852 Views 4 Comments

20/1 shot General Principle handed trainer Gordon Elliott his first victory in the race at Fairyhouse today.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 18 February, 2018

One-two double for Gordon Elliott at Navan
# Racing
# Racing

One-two double for Gordon Elliott at Navan

Feb 18th 2018, 5:47 PM 4,500 Views 1 Comment

The Meath trainer enjoyed a prosperous day in his native county.

# gordon-elliott - Friday 2 February, 2018

'I'd skip school whenever I could to go racing. I think my mother got sick of writing absent notes for me'
# Working On A Dream
# Working On A Dream

'I'd skip school whenever I could to go racing. I think my mother got sick of writing absent notes for me'

Feb 2nd 2018, 8:15 AM 7,715 Views 2 Comments

Cheltenham winner Lisa O’Neill speaks to The42 ahead of the inaugural Dublin Racing Festival this weekend.

# gordon-elliott - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Jack Kennedy delivers first win for Gordon Elliott in €100k Thyestes Chase
# No-no-notorious
# No-no-notorious

Jack Kennedy delivers first win for Gordon Elliott in €100k Thyestes Chase

Jan 25th 2018, 5:39 PM 4,572 Views 8 Comments

Monbeg Notorious won this afternoon’s big race at Gowran.

# gordon-elliott - Friday 29 December, 2017

Big upset at Leopardstown as Gordon Elliott's horse takes the Ryanair hurdle while Faugheen pulls up
# Wrap
# Wrap

Big upset at Leopardstown as Gordon Elliott's horse takes the Ryanair hurdle while Faugheen pulls up

Dec 29th 2017, 8:09 PM 3,930 Views 2 Comments

Elliott also scored a one-two in the Neville Hotels Novice Chase on Friday.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Irish trainer Gordon Elliott makes history at Fairyhouse with clean sweep of Grade One wins
# Record Breaker
# Record Breaker

Irish trainer Gordon Elliott makes history at Fairyhouse with clean sweep of Grade One wins

Dec 3rd 2017, 8:55 PM 18,048 Views 27 Comments

Death Duty, Apple’s Jade and Mengli Khan produced the winning displays to make it an incredible day for Elliott and Gigginstown House Stud.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Fayonagh, last season's Champion Bumper winner, suffers fatal injury
# RIP
# RIP

Fayonagh, last season's Champion Bumper winner, suffers fatal injury

Oct 25th 2017, 3:40 PM 3,800 Views 3 Comments

Trainer Gordon Elliot has paid tribute to the six-year-old daughter of Kalanisi.

# gordon-elliott - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Annie Power set for return as Mullins rolls out big guns for Punchestown
# Title Fight
# Title Fight

Annie Power set for return as Mullins rolls out big guns for Punchestown

Apr 13th 2017, 12:20 PM 3,341 Views 6 Comments

Un De Sceaux, Djakadam, Nichols Canyon and Vroum Vroum Mag will also be among the champion trainer’s contingent.

# gordon-elliott - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Jack Kennedy - The Kerry teenager set to make his mark on Cheltenham
# Champion Elect
# Champion Elect

Jack Kennedy - The Kerry teenager set to make his mark on Cheltenham

Mar 12th 2017, 7:00 AM 15,308 Views 7 Comments

The 17-year-old appears destined for greatness whatever happens this year at Prestbury Park.

# gordon-elliott - Monday 28 November, 2016

Just the 41,276-1 six-timer for Gordon Elliott yesterday
# Winner Alright
# Winner Alright

Just the 41,276-1 six-timer for Gordon Elliott yesterday

Nov 28th 2016, 10:10 AM 5,588 Views 3 Comments

Could this be the season he ends Willie Mullins’ reign as the national hunt king?

# gordon-elliott - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

5 things we learned from our visit to Gordon Elliott's yard
# Behind The Scenes
# Behind The Scenes

5 things we learned from our visit to Gordon Elliott's yard

Mar 1st 2016, 3:31 PM 5,099 Views 0 Comments

The doors were opened to the County Meath farm today with the start of the Cheltenham Festival just two weeks away.

# gordon-elliott - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Dream turns to nightmare as Elliott pulls Jessie from Leopardstown
# Out!
# Out!

Dream turns to nightmare as Elliott pulls Jessie from Leopardstown

Feb 8th 2012, 5:25 PM 245 Views 0 Comments

Jessies Dream may not run at all this season, Gordon Elliott said as he withdrew the horse from Sunday’s Hennessy Gold Cup at Leopardstown.