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News tagged "brighton"

Juvenile Horse Watch On Wednesday

Mal Boyle 10:26am, Wed 17 Jul 2013

Trainer Watch Extra: With Richard Hannon having saddled 129 juvenile winners last year (19% strike rate), it’s worth noting that Richard is 22% ahead of his total of 46 at this time last year.

Brighton rocks for De Sousa

PA Sport 6:05pm, Mon 10 Jun 2013

Silvestre De SousaSilvestre de Sousa rode his first ever winner at Brighton when Al Manaal ran away with the itfirst.co.uk Support Services Median Auction Maiden Stakes at the seaside track.

Injury blow for Popham

PA Sport 5:20pm, Tue 23 Oct 2012

Ian PophamIan Popham is likely to undergo surgery on Thursday after breaking his pelvis for a second time. The conditional jump jockey sustained his latest injury in a fall before the final race at Plumpton on Monday.

More injury woe for Popham

PA Sport 6:20pm, Mon 22 Oct 2012

Ian PophamConditional jockey Ian Popham said he has broken his pelvis in four places after suffering a fall before the final race at Plumpton on Monday. Popham was unshipped from the Martin Keighley-trained Oyster Hill on the way to the start for the Andy Stewart Charitable Foundation Supports Moorcroft Maiden Open National Hunt Flat Race.

Fox banned for three months

PA Sport 11:40am, Thu 18 Oct 2012

Kieren FoxJockey Kieren Fox has been suspended for three months after contravening the whip rules for the fourth time in six months. The rider was referred to the British Horseracing Authority disciplinary panel after partnering Salient in the Italian Brasserie Brighton Marina Handicap Stakes at Brighton on October 9.

Brighton call off Thursday card

PA Sport 3:21pm, Mon 15 Oct 2012

Action from BrightonThursday's meeting at Brighton has been abandoned due to a waterlogged track and false patches of ground. Course officials were forced to make an early call after 8.

Juvenile horse watch--Tuesday 9th October

Malcolm Boyle 4:01pm, Mon 8 Oct 2012

2.00 Catterick: A Nursery event for disappointing types (57 form lines listed without a victory in sight) whereby only the tentative trio of MIXED MESSAGE, PRECISION STRIKE and ST MARY DE CASTRO can be offered on this occasion.

Third Time Lucky For Wyldfire?

GG.COM 9:47am, Tue 25 Sep 2012

Fingers crossed the eight declared runners remain for the 3.40 maiden at Beverley as the race is set up for an E/w bet to nothing. Altharoos will probably go off a shade of odds-on and has a right to be favourite given his last two runs.

Juvenile horse watch--Friday 21st September

Malcolm Boyle 4:40pm, Thu 20 Sep 2012

12.30 Brighton: AL EMIRATI was made favourite for his first start at Chepstow but failed to deliver the goods for David Simcock and connections. The experience will have done the Tamayuz colt the world of good but then again, you always take your life into your own hands here at Brighton when backing juveniles with serious money.

Mother Knows Best At Brighton

Sam Turner 7:03pm, Sun 16 Sep 2012

A brace of Wolverhampton victories early in the year for MOTHER JONES (Brighton, 5.20) now seem a very long time ago and Richard Hughes is drafted in to stop the rot.