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NEWS: Hanlon hoping Skyace will be fit for Cheltenham bid
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Hanlon said after Sandown last Saturday: “I couldn’t be happier only she came home lame. I knew when she jumped the second last there was something wrong because she didn’t quicken
20 April 2021 Latest News
Bargain-buy Skyace all set for Punchestown
The remarkable mare is set to take on her elders in the Grade 1 Coolmore Kew Gardens Irish EBF Mares' Champion Hurdle
9 April 2021 Racing News
FAIRYHOUSE SUNDAY: Teak-tough Skyace hits the jackpot
“She’s as tough as nails and I thought she came back from Cheltenham in better form than when she went,” said an elated Shark Hanlon
NEWS: Skyace on Grade 1 mission at Fairyhouse
“I was absolutely thrilled with her as the trip was too short and we were giving away weight to all those in front of us," said Shark Hanlon on Skyace at Cheltenham
22 March 2021 Latest News
OUTLOOK: "Cathal rang two minutes later and asked: 'Has she three legs or four?"
Ronan Groome speaks to Shark Hanlon about £600 buy Skyace who has a live chance of Cheltenham Festival glory for her owners, the Birdinthehand syndicate.
9 March 2021 Inside Racing
TALKING TRAINER: Cheltenham plans take shape
Dave Keena caught up with a few trainers targeting the Festival with their star performers
22 January 2021 Inside Racing
NEWS: Skyace heads directly to Cheltenham
Bargain buy Skyace, bought for €600, "will go straight for the (Daylesford) Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham,” said trainer Shark Hanlon
18 January 2021 Latest News
WEXFORD SATURDAY: Hot streak for Hanlon and McGarvey
The trainer and rider combined for a third winner in as many days while Liam Quinlan also followed up a recent winner
11 September 2020 Inside Racing
WEXFORD WEDNESDAY: Hanlon's hot streak continues with Wexford double
Shark Hanlon recorded another double at Wexford on Wednesday to make it eight winners since the resumption of racing
7 August 2020 Inside Racing
THE BIG INTERVIEW: John 'Shark' Hanlon
John 'Shark' Hanlon speaks to Ronan Groome about having an opportunity to keep more horses this year, the lockdown and the importance of showing face
17 July 2020 Inside Racing
EOGHÁIN WARD: The minefield of qualifying for the Foxhunter
Eogháin Ward looks at eligibility for the Foxhunter Chase at Cheltenham
31 January 2020 Point-to-Point
THE HEART OF RACING: Chris McGill
Chris McGill describes how he went from picking stones to working as head lad to Shark Hanlon
24 January 2020 Inside Racing