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#Willie Mullins

# willie-mullins - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Quevega conquers the World at Punchestown
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# Racing

Quevega conquers the World at Punchestown

Apr 26th 2012, 6:56 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

It’s the third year on the trot the eight-year-old has won the Grade One.

# willie-mullins - Monday 9 April, 2012

A pinsticker's guide to... the Irish Grand National
# Grand National
# Grand National

A pinsticker's guide to... the Irish Grand National

Apr 9th 2012, 10:12 AM 4,176 Views 2 Comments

If you’re looking for something to stick a pin in ahead of today’s big race, look no further.

# willie-mullins - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Ruby Walsh goes out On His Own at Aintree
# Grand National
# Grand National

Ruby Walsh goes out On His Own at Aintree

Apr 7th 2012, 11:01 AM 295 Views 0 Comments

The leading jockey has chosen to ride the Thyestes Chase winner in next weekend’s John Smith’s Grand National.

# willie-mullins - Saturday 17 March, 2012

All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012
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# CheltFest

All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012

Mar 17th 2012, 1:30 PM 317 Views 0 Comments

From fallers to photo-finishes, here’s how the Festival looked through a lens.

# willie-mullins - Friday 16 March, 2012

Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?
# CheltFest
# CheltFest

Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?

Mar 16th 2012, 7:01 PM 311 Views 1 Comment

The four-day Cheltenham Festival has wrapped up at Prestbury Park after 27 races.

Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham
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# CheltFest

Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham

Mar 16th 2012, 3:57 PM 2,234 Views 0 Comments

Dual winner Kauto Star was pulled up at the ninth fence by Ruby Walsh after losing his place.

Henderson hails Irish stable lad's €1.2million accumulator foresight
# Inside Track
# Inside Track

Henderson hails Irish stable lad's €1.2million accumulator foresight

Mar 16th 2012, 12:28 PM 5,153 Views 8 Comments

Newly-minted millionaire Conor Murphy is at work today ahead of the Gold Cup despite his good fortune with a €60 bet.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day 4
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# CheltFest

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day 4

Mar 16th 2012, 11:47 AM 1,163 Views 1 Comment

It’s billed as Kauto v Long Run, but check out our two tips for the final day of the Festival.

Quel Esprit ruled out of Gold Cup run
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# CheltFest

Quel Esprit ruled out of Gold Cup run

Mar 16th 2012, 11:23 AM 258 Views 0 Comments

Midnight Club is now the Willie Mullin’s sole contender in the blue riband event.

Follow Friday: It's Barry Geraghty
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# FF

Follow Friday: It's Barry Geraghty

Mar 16th 2012, 10:25 AM 266 Views 0 Comments

Every Friday we point you in the right direction for some of the most entertaining sportsmen on the Twitter.

Got that Friday feeling? Download your Gold Cup office sweepstakes kit
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# CheltFest

Got that Friday feeling? Download your Gold Cup office sweepstakes kit

Mar 16th 2012, 7:18 AM 1,939 Views 2 Comments

It’s your last chance this week to take some of your colleagues’ lunch money.

# willie-mullins - Thursday 15 March, 2012

The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise
# That's More Like It
# That's More Like It

The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise

Mar 15th 2012, 6:25 PM 242 Views 1 Comment

For the punters who could afford to stick around, there was plenty of joy to be found inside the fog at Prestbury Park.

History-maker Big Buck's wins Cheltenham feature
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# CheltFest

History-maker Big Buck's wins Cheltenham feature

Mar 15th 2012, 4:06 PM 2,006 Views 4 Comments

Ruby Walsh rode the champion horse to victory in a thrilling finish as Voler La Vedette pushed it all the way.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day three
# Big Bucks
# Big Bucks

As it happened: Cheltenham, day three

Mar 15th 2012, 12:47 PM 6,993 Views 4 Comments

No need to skive off work (much) we’re bringing you all the latest updates from Prestbury Park.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Three
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# Cheltenham

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Three

Mar 15th 2012, 10:14 AM 1,621 Views 4 Comments

Can Barry Geraghty and Nicky Henderson keep yesterday’s show on the road today? Mark Hobbs runs through today’s card.

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# CheltFest

You in? Download your office Cheltenham sweepstakes kit

Mar 15th 2012, 7:41 AM 2,230 Views 1 Comment

As Hector might be shouting at this very instant in field in the Cotswolds: let yourself go.

# willie-mullins - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Two more fatalities at Cheltenham today
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# CheltFest

Two more fatalities at Cheltenham today

Mar 14th 2012, 10:29 PM 879 Views 6 Comments

Yesterday, three horses lost their lives on the first afternoon of racing at the Festival.

The winners' enclosure: Barry and the Hendersons
# Cheltenham 2012
# Cheltenham 2012

The winners' enclosure: Barry and the Hendersons

Mar 14th 2012, 6:58 PM 294 Views 0 Comments

A mixed day for punters, but a landmark day for Irish jockeys, particularly Barry Geraghty who claimed three wins.

In pictures: Spills and thrills on dramatic second Festival day
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# CheltFest

In pictures: Spills and thrills on dramatic second Festival day

Mar 14th 2012, 6:44 PM 221 Views 0 Comments

It wasn’t a particularly good day to be a photographer at trackside… but here’s what the snappers at Prestbury Park captured earlier.

Cheltenham controversy in dramatic Champion Chase
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# Confusion Reins

Cheltenham controversy in dramatic Champion Chase

Mar 14th 2012, 4:37 PM 1,089 Views 0 Comments

Finian’s Rainbow comes in first after last fence dolled off in day’s feature race.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day two
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Cheltenham, day two

Mar 14th 2012, 1:04 PM 12,260 Views 0 Comments

Get those two-cent coins stacked nice and high, we’re going minute-by-minute for day two of the greatest equine show on earth.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Two
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# CheltFest

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Two

Mar 14th 2012, 9:18 AM 1,967 Views 0 Comments

Strap yourself in… here we go again.

Put your money where your mouth is with our Cheltenham sweepstakes kit
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# Small Bucks

Put your money where your mouth is with our Cheltenham sweepstakes kit

Mar 14th 2012, 7:59 AM 1,431 Views 8 Comments

Even if Hurricane Fly’s defeat leaves you broke, today’s another day.

# willie-mullins - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Festival’s opening day marred by three horse fatalities
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# Cheltenham

Festival’s opening day marred by three horse fatalities

Mar 13th 2012, 8:02 PM 515 Views 1 Comment

Glenfarclas Handicap Chase favourite Scotsirish and Garde Champetre were put down after what was the fifth race on the card before Educated Evans fell in the last.

The winners' enclosure: Rock on Ruby saves the day for bookies
# Schooled
# Schooled

The winners' enclosure: Rock on Ruby saves the day for bookies

Mar 13th 2012, 6:56 PM 370 Views 1 Comment

Paul Nicholls’ runner denied the much fancied favourite Hurricane Fly to put a spring in the step of the turf accountants trackside.

In pictures: And they're off at the 2012 Cheltenham Festival...
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# Picture Perfect

In pictures: And they're off at the 2012 Cheltenham Festival...

Mar 13th 2012, 5:51 PM 562 Views 0 Comments

Here’s how Centenary Day looked on a day when banker Hurricane Fly failed to cash.

As it happened: Cheltenham day one
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Cheltenham day one

Mar 13th 2012, 12:49 PM 9,307 Views 5 Comments

No need to sneak out of work (much) we’re bringing you live up to the minute updates from the festival.

Cheltenham 2012: who’ll win the race to be crowned top jockey?
# Cheltenham 2012
# Cheltenham 2012

Cheltenham 2012: who’ll win the race to be crowned top jockey?

Mar 13th 2012, 11:15 AM 432 Views 0 Comments

Will it be Ruby Tuesday (and Wednesday and Thursday and Friday) again this year? Or will somebody else steal the headlines? Here’s the three men who would be top jockey.

Mark your card: Cheltenham day one
# Where Your Mouth Is
# Where Your Mouth Is

Mark your card: Cheltenham day one

Mar 13th 2012, 9:29 AM 1,624 Views 2 Comments

Can’t figure out which tail to pin on which donkey? Mark Hobbs has you, and your hard-earned cash, in his best interests.

The Morning Score: Tuesday
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# Cheltenham Tuesday

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Mar 13th 2012, 9:00 AM 182 Views 0 Comments

Every weekday morning we bring you all you need to know by 9AM, except who’s going to win the 2.40.

You in? Download your Cheltenham Festival office sweepstakes kit
# Cheltenham
# Cheltenham

You in? Download your Cheltenham Festival office sweepstakes kit

Mar 13th 2012, 7:28 AM 3,577 Views 5 Comments

On the first day of action at Prestbury Park, it’s time to put your money where your mouth is.

# willie-mullins - Monday 12 March, 2012

Lucky 13: here’s why 2011 was a record-breaking year for the Irish at Cheltenham
# Memory Lane
# Memory Lane

Lucky 13: here’s why 2011 was a record-breaking year for the Irish at Cheltenham

Mar 12th 2012, 10:45 PM 110 Views 0 Comments

If you still need something to get you in the mood, this recap of Ireland’s finest hour at Cheltenham should do the trick.

It's on: Kauto Star will run in Cheltenham Gold Cup
# Cheltenham 2012
# Cheltenham 2012

It's on: Kauto Star will run in Cheltenham Gold Cup

Mar 12th 2012, 1:08 PM 172 Views 0 Comments

Watch out, Long Run. A certain horse beneath Ruby Walsh will be aiming for his third Gold Cup this Friday.

Buckaroo! Here’s what’s happening at Cheltenham today…
# Horsing It
# Horsing It

Buckaroo! Here’s what’s happening at Cheltenham today…

Mar 12th 2012, 12:40 PM 301 Views 0 Comments

We’re not the only ones letting the excitement get to us today.

Winning at Cheltenham: Lies, damned lies and statistics
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# CheltFest

Winning at Cheltenham: Lies, damned lies and statistics

Mar 12th 2012, 10:54 AM 740 Views 0 Comments

We study the trends to try to narrow the field ahead of the start of the festival tomorrow. And then just pick the one with the pretty silks.

# willie-mullins - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Voler la Vedette sets her sights on World domination
# Cheltenham 2012
# Cheltenham 2012

Voler la Vedette sets her sights on World domination

Feb 14th 2012, 10:44 AM 191 Views 0 Comments

Colm Murphy’s Voler la Vedette is “more than likely” to compete against Big Buck’s in the Cheltenham World Hurdle, the trainer said yesterday.

# willie-mullins - Monday 23 January, 2012

Voler's Champion Hurdle chances hinge on the rain
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# Weather Watch

Voler's Champion Hurdle chances hinge on the rain

Jan 23rd 2012, 3:35 PM 137 Views 0 Comments

Colm Murphy is likely to pull Voler la Vedette from Sunday’s BHP Irish Champion Hurdle unless the ground softens considerably.

# willie-mullins - Friday 6 January, 2012

The Morning Score: Friday
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# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Friday

Jan 6th 2012, 9:06 AM 125 Views 0 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of that first cup of coffee.

# willie-mullins - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Mullins 'absolutely delighted' by Hurricane Fly workout
# Flying Form
# Flying Form

Mullins 'absolutely delighted' by Hurricane Fly workout

Jan 5th 2012, 4:41 PM 241 Views 0 Comments

Trainer Willie Mullins has targeted this month’s Irish Champion Hurdle for Hurricane Fly’s seasonal reappearance.

# willie-mullins - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Unaccompanied claims the Festival Hurdle for Weld
# Leopardstown
# Leopardstown

Unaccompanied claims the Festival Hurdle for Weld

Dec 29th 2011, 6:11 PM 189 Views 0 Comments

Demot Weld’s filly got up to win the feature race on day four at Leopardstown, beating favourite Thousand Stars into second place.