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Cheltenham Festival Day Four

Races 5, 6 & 7

Wednesday 14 March 2014

               

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Race 5:

CGA Foxhunter Chase Challenge Cup

 

Divine Intavention, trained by Martin Keighley

and ridden by Mr Mark Wall, canters

up the horse-walk in front of the grandstand

 

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Race 5:

CGA Foxhunter Chase Challenge Cup

 

Mid-race, Carsonstown Boy leads the field

 

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Race 5:

CGA Foxhunter Chase Challenge Cup

 

The dash to the line ... Carsonstown Boy

ahead of Tammys Hill and On The Fringe

 

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Race 5:

CGA Foxhunter Chase Challenge Cup

 

A Northern Ireland one two,

with a victory for Tammys Hill

ridden by Mr JJ Smyth.

 

Oooohhhhh

... that’s the wrong flag ...

controversial!

 

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Race 6:

Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle

 

The winner, the Willie Mullins-trained Don Poli

ridden by Mikey Fogarty

 

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A tribute to Raya Star who lost his life during the final race

The Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

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Race 7:

The Johnny Henderson

Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

 

In the Parade Ring, Raya Star

 

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Race 7:

The Johnny Henderson

Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

 

In the Parade Ring, Raya Star

 

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The Johnny Henderson

Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

 

Choc leaves the Weighing Room

to seek connections

 

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The Johnny Henderson

Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

 

In the Parade Ring, Raya Star

 

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The Johnny Henderson

Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

 

Choc and Raya Star canter up

past the grandstand ...

 

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The Johnny Henderson

Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

 

... and head down the turf to the start;

Number 16 is the Venetia Williams-trained

Dare Me ridden by Aidan Coleman.

 

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The Johnny Henderson

Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

 

Just over one circuit to go ...

sadly Raya Star would lose

his life at the next fence

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No further photos were taken today

 

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