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Saturday 25 April 2015 – Races 1 & 2

               

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Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Unanimite, trained by David Pipe (left)

and ridden by Tom Scudamore

 

25 April 2015

 

Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Lil Rockerfeller, trained by Neil King

and ridden by Sean Bowen

 

25 April 2015

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Race 1

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Alzammaar, trained by Warren Greatrex

and ridden by Gavin Sheehan

25 April 2015

 

Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Mercoeur, trained by Warren Greatrex

and ridden by Dougie Costello

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Old Guard, trained by Paul Nicholls and

ridden by Sam Twiston-Davies

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Sebastian Beach, trained by Jonjo O’Neill

and ridden by Richie McLernon

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Bishop Wulstan, trained by Harry Whittington

and ridden by Paul O’Brien

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Vosne Romanee, trained by Dr Richard Newland

and ridden by Will Kennedy

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Baron Alco, trained by Gary Moore

and ridden by Leighton Aspell

 

25 April 2015

 

Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

Sternrubin, trained by Philip Hobbs

and ridden by Richard Johnson

 

25 April 2015

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Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

... and the runner-up is Sternrubin

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 1:

Juvenile Handicap Hurdle

 

The winning horse,

Lil Rockerfeller ridden by Sean Bowen

 

25 April 2015

 

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Sean Bowen is presented with his

Champion Conditional Jockey Award by AP McCoy

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Rebel Rebellion, trained by Paul Nicholls

and ridden by Jack Sherwood

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Ditto

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Al Ferof, trained by Paul Nicholls

and ridden by Sam Twiston-Davies

(my camera appears to have been

dazzled by a grey horse!)

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Pepite Rose, trained by Venetia Williams

and ridden by Aidan Coleman ...

obviously no-one has told the mare it’s

rude to stick her tongue out!!!

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Argocat, trained by Tom Taaffe

and ridden by Andrew Lynch

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Off The Ground, trained by Emma Lavelle

and ridden by Leighton Aspell

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Home Farm, trained by Henry de Bromhead

and ridden by David Casey

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Rolling Aces, trained by Paul Nicholls

and ridden by Nick Scholfield

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Third Intention, trained by Colin Tizzard

and ridden by Daryl Jacob

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Last year’s winner, Menorah, trained by Philip Hobbs

and ridden by Richard Johnson

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

One circuit to go; Rolling Aces and

Third Intention lead the way

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

Ditto

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

The runners head to the winning post;

Menorah ahead of Al Ferof and Third Intention

 

25 April 2015

 

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Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

 ... and Menorah wins for the second year running

 

25 April 2015

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

The winning connections, including owner

Mrs Diana Whateley, are interviewed

by Channel 4’s Alice Plunkett

 

25 April 2015

 

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... Sadly stable companion

Rolling Aces had collapsed

on the rhododendron walk

following the race; he died

shortly afterwards

 

RIP

 

 

Race 2:

Oaksey Chase (Listed)

 

The runner-up, Al Ferof; Sam Twiston-Davies’

and Paul Nicholls’ attention is drawn

to a commotion behind them ... 

 

25 April 2015

 

 

 

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