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Nina And Katie To Go Head-To-Head

It's no surprise that most of the world is waiting with bated breath to finally see a female jockey win the Grand National and with each year that passes we seem to be getting ever closer to this remarkable and historical moment. Genuinely…

Seabass Ready For 2013 Grand National

Despite all the controversy surrounding the fairness of the weight handed to Seabass for the 2013 Grand National, connections maintain that he is stronger than ever and ready to have another crack at the Grand National on April 6th. Despite…

Ted Backs Katie For Seabass

A recent interview with Ted Walsh in The Telegraph highlighted just how badly he wants his daughter, and jockey, Katie Walsh to win at the 2013 Grand National. When asked if he would prefer another Grand National win or the elusive Cheltenham…

Seabass Makes Seasonal Return

Last year's third place finisher, Seabass, is on course for a seasonal return to the track as he gets an entry for the Hennessy Gold Cup at Leopardstown on February 9th, just days before the BHA Handicapper announces the weights for this years…

Ruby Picks Himself Over Katie For 2013 Grand National

All's fair in love and horse racing and though blood may be thicker than water it is isn't thicker than a 2013 Grand National win. [email protected] I'm selfish! #askruby— Racing UK (@Racing_UK) November 30, 2012 I recently tweeted…

Ted Walsh

Ted Walsh is most famous these days for his 2000 Grand National win with Papillon, trained by himself and ridden by his son Ruby. His victory by one and a half lengths from Mely Moss, was the winning debut in the National for Ruby and was also…

Seabass Decision Days Away

Of all of the decisions that Ruby Walsh has ever had to make, I can only imagine that this year's Grand National will be the biggest. Does he ride Seabass for his father and trainer, Ted Walsh, or not? It seems straightforward, Seabass has…

All In The Family

The recent marriage of top female jockey Nina Carberry to Ted Walsh Jnr has opened up an intriguing possibility in that one family could come to dominate the 2012 Grand National winners podium and as unlikely as it sounds, the top three finishing…
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Racing's Royal Wedding

They say those that play together, stay together. So what do Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf, Don Drysdale and Anne Meyers, Summer Sanders and Erik Schlopy, Chris Evert and Greg Norman all have in common? The answer is simple they are, or were,…