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Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Friday’s news & winner

Congratulations to Hope Eden Racing with their ultra tough mare, LITTLE INDIA who ground down the favourite at Southwell last night under an excellent ride from Andrew Mullen. She has been running consistently all winter and this was just rewards for her & her Owners in this friendly syndicate who also have En Meme Temps …

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Monday – News & Winner

Bushypark has come a long way since his first win on November 18th at Hexham and this was his 5th victory of the campaign – now into Class 2 Handicap company, this was a great effort. Racing off a mark of 120 he won by 8 1/2 lengths, making all and Tommy got some very …

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Today at Sandown

The very best of luck to Ace Bloodstock & Rayna & Steve Fitzgerald with their star mare this afternoon at Sandown. Rayna needs to bounce back after her run at Doncaster when we think she didn’t appreciate the tacky ground and 2miles – it’s wetter ground today and another 3 furlongs, hopefully she can put …

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Valentines Day News & winners

We’ve enjoyed a particularly good spell of it on the AW this winter and hopefully plenty more to come –  we still have some well enough handicapped horses to run in that sphere in the coming months. It was great to see MADEEH win his 4th of the campaign on Thursday at Newcastle in the …

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Weekend News & races

We have just the two runners today with the decimation of Weatherbys card. ‘Bee the Difference’  runs in the handicap hurdle at Musselburgh and he ran an improved race at Fakenham on his latest start, he would prefer better ground but this is the best we will get anywhere at the moment! Little Bruce takes …

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PKR Club Valentines prize

We are giving away a pair of PKR Club memberships to a lucky couple or two friends as a Valentines competition. All you have to do is visit our Philip Kirby Racing Facebook page and follow the details on our post. I’d post the link but it’s not letting me for some reason – the …

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Wednesday at Kempton & news

Thank goodness for the AW at the moment, it is keeping ‘the show on the road’ so to speak, and we have the three runners down there tonight, all with each way chances. Iconic Belle Is our first runner of the evening, and she drops back in trip for this fillies event. We haven’t had …

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The Sheriff at Donny…

Our runner for today is the talented Whoshotthesheriff in the 2.05 2 mile chase at Doncaster. There are some competitive looking rivals but he earns his place in such a line up and has every chance if bringing his best to the table as he’s in good heart at home and is looking a picture. …

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Thurs 28th Feb…

Unfortunately no run for Stitch Up today as the very soggy Wetherby is off, but we still have a runner on the AW with Little India at Southwell. A previous winner here she has a nice handy field of 5 runners following 2 non runners, with a step up to class 5 company she benefits …

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Saturday’s Winner

Congratulations to The Harbour Rose Partnership – their ‘full horse’ Madeeh is proving great fun this Winter for them and stuck his neck out gamely on Saturday for another victory in a good handicap at Newcastle. Madeeh will try his hand over hurdles on better ground in the Spring. We also saw a decent run …

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