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TONY KEENAN: Opera Hat form open to interpretation
Tony Keenan
Tony Keenan takes stock of an intriguing renewal of the Listed Opera Hat Mares Chase at Naas, while using the race as a microcosm of the mares chase division
16 February 2024 Racing columns
MARK BOYLAN: A quietly brilliant season for this operation deserves more fanfare
The figures and list of big-race wins points to an outstanding 2023/24 campaign for Robcour
16 February 2024 Racing columns
THE WEEK THAT WAS: Keeping eyes on the data
How much do we need all the new racing data to single out a top class performance?
THE OWNER: Liam Mulryan
This week Tom Gannon caught up with seasoned owner and breeder, Liam Mulryan
16 February 2024 Racing columns
SERIAL WINNERS: Michael O'Sullivan
Michael O'Sullivan is the latest jockey to answer Michael Sadlier's questions in this Betfair-sponsored series
16 February 2024 Racing columns
RORY DELARGY REVIEW: Shishkin fails to convince
Rory reviews the Newbury performances of Shishkin and Edwardstone - and takes note of their trainers' concerns
16 February 2024 Racing columns
PARROT MOUTH: Paul passes Dundalk screen test
The Irish Field's advertising executive proved he is no one-trick pony
16 February 2024 Racing columns
THE WEEK THAT WAS: X - Social media comments of the week
'She will be missed from racecourses the length and breadth of the country'
16 February 2024 Racing columns
GRAHAM HARTE: SPEED FIGURES: Can back to form Shishkin get to grips with Galopin
Graham Harte takes a look at the figures on the clock from the Newbury card
16 February 2024 Racing columns
RACE IQ: ICatcher of the week: 'He could certainly turn that form around'
Page Fuller picks out one of the beaten runners from last week to keep onside
16 February 2024 Racing columns
HARNESS RACING: 'The most unique individual I have known'
Dan Carlin recalls the life and times of US star Billy Haughton, who at the peak of his powers had 200 horses in training across America
16 February 2024 Racing columns
PHOTOS OF THE WEEK: Faces at the races
Out and about at the tracks, Healy Racing and Caroline Norris captured the action
16 February 2024 Racing columns