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Seabass

When aimed for the 2012 Grand National, the Ted Walsh trained, Irish runner Seabass gained huge attention due to his unbeaten record in his previous seven starts. Just prior to the 2012 National he won at Naas on February 26th 2012 and before…
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Ruby Walsh

Ruby Walsh is one of the most famous and successful jockeys in the world. Son of the former champion amateur jockey Ted Walsh, Ruby Walsh won his first Irish amateur title in 1996/7 at just 18 yers of age and then again in 1997/8, before turning…

Injured Seabass Ruled Out Of Grand National

The second scratchings deadline for the 2014 Crabbies Grand National was yesterday, March 18th 2014, and one of the surprise withdrawals was the Ted Walsh trained Seabass. Following a serious injury at Down Royal on Monday, in the Daily Mirror…

Seabass and Wyck Hill Returning To Aintree

Seabass could be making a return to Aintree for either the Becher Chase or the Grand Sefton Chase, according to trainer Ted Walsh when he spoke to At The Races recently. The 10-year-old chaser, who finished in third place in the 2012 Grand…

Is It The Walsh's Grand National?

A triple threat this year for the 2013 Grand National as the Walsh family dominate in the racing headlines. With siblings Ruby and Katie riding the two race favourites - On His Own and Seabass and father training two hopefuls - Seabass and…

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…

Will McCoy Ride Colbert Station?

There's a sure fire way to get public backing for one of your horses and JP McManus is the master. Hailing from Limerick in Ireland, McManus frequently names his horses after famous landmarks in the region and Colbert Station is no different,…
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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.…