Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Friday at Ascot & Catterick

The very best of luck to Hope Eden Racing with their talented ‘En Meme Temps’ in the 2m handicap hurdle. He has winning course form and Ross Chapman is  keen to add Ascot to his winning CV. Ross rode him at Aintree on his comeback when he ran a nice race and with luck in …

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Winner @ Hexham!

It was great to see such improvement in Bushy Park yesterday at Hexham. Given a confident ride by Tommy to take up the lead early on and they never looked back for an 11 length win. After much work at home to settle his keen going enthusiasm, the race handed him the opportunity to take …

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Wednesday at Hexham

Proper NH weather for our team at work …. Yesterday proved frustrating despite the horses all running well – it was one of those days 🤦‍♀️ Mr Carbonator was absolutely mugged right on the line in the 1m6f race and the day continued in the same vein! Both Wemyss Point and Shine ran well for …

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Tuesday’s news part 2

We have already had our first flat runner of the day, ‘Mr Carbonator’ and our Facebook caption sums it up perfectly… Mr Carbonator has run a tremendously game race out in front and he was just denied in a photo at the end of the 1m 6f contest. A good ride from Ben Curtis despite …

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Tuesday News Part 1 & Newcastle winner!

We hope to keep the ball rolling today as it’s been a great November for us so far on the winners front. This was Victor with impressive novice handicap chase winner, Epsom Des Mottes who won in such good style for Ross Chapman at Newcastle on Friday… he jumped for fun out in front and …

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Friday at Cheltenham & Newcastle

A significant day ahead…. 8 at Newcastle & ‘Little Bruce’ takes on the Cross Country Course at Cheltenham  What a day… we have 9 runners – 8 at Newcastle and Little Bruce in the ‘Race of the day’ The Cross Country Chase at Cheltenham, taking on the mighty duo  of ‘Tiger Roll’ & ‘Easysland’ . …

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Tuesday & Wednesday News & winners !

It’s been such a good day I don’t know where to start..and that coming off the back of ‘Whoshothesheriff’ winning the big race at Carlisle on Monday. Following a number of seconds over the weekend it was great to get back on the scoreboard in such a decent race, and Sheriff jumped beautifully for a …

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Monday’s news Part 2

Our final runner of the day is the exciting ‘Whoshotthesherrif’ who runs in the Graduation Chase at 2.25. Stacey who rides him at home and who is one of his biggest fans, will be leading him up and he’s been a little unlucky not to land a decent prize yet, let’s hope today is his …

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Monday at Carlisle part 1 & news

We are about to start today’s proceedings with ABINGTON PARK having his 2nd start over hurdles at Carlisle… he has a decent level of ability but realistically will need novice handicaps to be seen to best effect and another run following this, providing he complete both of his next 2 starts safely, will enable him …

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Fri 6th Nov…

For todays racing we have 3 at Hexham followed by 2 on the aw at Newcastle for their evening meeting. We kick off at Hexham with our impressive novice hurdler Rayna’s World who won here handily 2 weeks ago and is still in fine form with herself at home. She looks the one to beat, …

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