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Quiscover Fontaine

Quiscover Fontaine is trained by Willie Mullins and owned by JP McManus and was attempting the Grand National for the second time on April 6th 2013. Usually partnered with David Casey, Quiscover Fontaine has had mixed form with mediocre…

Sunnyhillboy Could Prep At Gold Cup

Even writing this this I am a little bit stunned at the fact that trainer Jonjo O'Neill has discussed the possibility of sending Sunnyhillboy to the Cheltenham Gold Cup as part of his preparations for the 2013 Grand National. With only three…

Bob Lingo

Bob Lingo is a very interesting horse not least because he's not very well known in the UK as he has never raced here but also because he's one of only a few horses that runs every few weeks. Clearly he's not the type who needs to be well rested…
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Colbert Station

Owned by JP McManus and trained by Grand National winning trainer Ted Walsh, Colbert Station looked like JP's best chance to add a second National win to his collection in 2013 as he was on great form and had just had two back-to-back wins.…

JP Hedges His Bets

When it comes to the Grand National, few owners can claim to consistently have the vast number of horses required to enter not just every year but to enter so many with so many trainers, except for JP McManus that is. For those of you not…
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Colbert Station Straight In At 18/1

I frequently check the ante-post odds for the 2013 Grand National and when I say frequently I mean every single day - just in case I miss something! So imagine my surprise when last week I spied a very new entry on Paddy Power. Colbert Station…

Synchronised

Synchronised was the Jonjo O'Neill trained and JP McManus owned nine year old who looked like AP McCoy's best chance of winning a second Grand National. Known for being an incredibly strong chaser, Synchronised could dig deep and produce remarkable…

Synchronised Sparkles

Things are looking great for 2012 Grand National hopeful Synchronised who is bidding to become only the second horse in history to do the double of the Cheltenham Gold Cup and the Grand National in the same year. [Racecard Synchronised] Though…

Synchronised May Have Crack At Aintree

He may just have won the much coveted 2012 Cheltenham Gold Cup but connections for Synchronised have not ruled out the possibility that he could still go to Aintree for the 2012 Grand National on April 14th. [Racecard Synchronised] And…