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Daryl Jacob

Born in Donegal, Ireland in 1983, Daryl Jacob was put on a pony in an open field aged 8 and loved it. Unlike a lot of professional jockeys, Jacob's immediate family aren't into horses, so he spent most of his youth riding with his cousins and…

Together Campaign Geared to National Repeat Bid

Last season, the Paul Nicholls-trained Join Together was quietly fancied to go well in the Grand National at Aintree. He eventually finished 12th of the 40 runners behind Aurora’s Encore but will be wiser this time and could be a major contender…

Join Together

Join Together may have only come second in the Becher Chase in December 2012 but if that race had been two feet longer he would have won it. His reserve speed at the end was nothing short of remarkable and if he was able to bring that to Aintree…

Jacob Vying For Back To Back Wins

Back to back victories are not a regular occurrence in the Grand National but winning jockey Daryl Jacob is going to give it everything he has to make that particular dream come true as he partners the Paul Nicholls trained Join Together on…

Join Together Prep Race Doesn't Go To Plan

Ready and willing to fill the void left by Neptune Collonges, Join Together looks like Paul Nicholls' best hope of achieving back-to-wins in the Grand National and the prep race he was aimed at was the Grimthorpe Chase at Doncaster last Saturday.…

Join Together Preps At Doncaster

Join Together, one of three entries by Champion Trainer Paul Nicholls for the 2013 Grand National looks certain to have his prep race at Doncaster tomorrow. He is currently Nicholls' best chance at landing back-to-back wins in the Grand…