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Sam Thomas

Sam Thomas was born in 1984 in Abergavenny, Wales and as he didn't come from a racing background had to work hard to convince his parents to allow him to attend the British Racing School. One of his first racing jobs was for trainer Venetia…

36 Entries For Cheltenham Gold Cup

The 2014 Cheltenham Gold Cup entries have been announced and there are 36 of them including new ante-post favourite Bobs Worth, Silviniaco Conti and Cue Card who all get the green light. Despite the general anticipation of who will get entered,…

Tidal Bay Heads To Grand National

Tidal Bay, the Paul Nicholls trained 12-year-old, is just days off his 13th birthday and while some may consider letting their chasers out to pasture, Nicholls has instead confirmed that he plans to send him to Aintree for the Crabbies Grand…

Mountainous Wins Coral Welsh National

A full compliment of twenty runners took to the Chepstow fences for the 2013 Coral Welsh National with the Richard Lee trained Mountainous reigning victorious after one of the closest finishes in the races history. Mountainous, Hawkes Point…

20 Declared for Coral Welsh National 2013

Twenty runners have been declared for the Coral Welsh National which is due to take place at Chepstow Racecourse, tomorrow, 28 December 2013. Among those still in contention are favourites, Goonyella, Well Refreshed and Highland Lodge with…

88 Entered For Coral Welsh National

Tidal Bay and Teaforthree head the list of 88 entries for the Coral Welsh National which will take place at Chepstow Racecourse on December 28th 2013. Trained by Paul Nicholls, 12 year old Tidal Bay has also been given entries into three…

Sam Twiston-Davies Rides For Nicholls

When you have as many horses as trainer Paul Nicholls, occasionally you need to call in resources from further a field and that's exactly what the Champion trainer is doing this upcoming weekend. Weather pending, there are quite a few meetings…

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…

What A Friend

A 10 year old jointly owned by Sir Alex Ferguson and Ged Mason, he is half brother to My Little Lady a winning pointer. He is trained by Champion Trainer Paul Nicholls who was looking for back-to-back wins in the 2013 Grand National. What…