Unraced until he was five years old, he recorded his first win in a national hunt flat race in 2014. Having seemingly been ruled out through injury and trading at 990. Jp mcmanus adds class acts bouvreuil and buveur dair to. Thistlecrack, jump racings most exciting chaser, is likely to be joined by at least two stablemates in the gold cup, according to his trainer, colin tizzard. One for arthur ire horse profile sky sports horse racing. Which sires are best represented in french classic entries. Seymour race 9 avenel equine hospital bm58 handicap. Native river and thistlecrack are colin tizzards newbury. Thistlecrack s sister a unique highlight of the festival sale pages 6870 caulfield files. Thistlecrack won the king george chase in a manner that recalled desert orchid and dotted his round with leaps that left the crowd and opponents, including cue card, gasping published. Thistlecrack to run in long distance hurdle sporting life.
A spotless record this season for the outstanding staying hurdler thistlecrack gb kayf tara gb was further enhanced by his demolition of 11. Racing post, the home of horse racing news, cards and results. Since then it has hosted americas longestheld sporting event, the kentucky derby, the kentucky oaks, and the clark handicap each year. Thoroughbred breeding news, sire lists, blogs, video. Still, many clouds death drew an emotional response from horse racing fans across the world. Why was thistlecrack backed in on betfair gold cup market. Thistlecrack foaled 29 march 2008 is a british thoroughbred racehorse who competes in national hunt races. Robin knipe, breeder of thistlecrack and owner of cobhall court stud, died on sunday, september 1 at the age of 80. Drunk man arrested for riding horse at breeders cup. Jp mcmanus adds class acts bouvreuil and buveur dair to his team. Thistlecrack will not be rushed back into action as the problem which forced him to miss the king george vi chase still holds him up. Colin tizzard trained thistlecrack has been one of the most popular steeplechasers in recent years. Joe clancy of compared it to a similar event following the 2012 iroquois. Includes date entered, race time and latest betting odds.
In the 201415 national hunt season he won two minor hurdle races before improving when tried over long distances and winning the grade 1 sefton novices hurdle. The colin tizzardtrained thistlecrack was a brilliant winner. Thistlecrack, might bite and sizing john all feature among a stellar cast of 26 entries for the 32red king george vi chase at kempton. Colin tizzard stars set to clash in betfair chase at. All previous runs for horse thistlecrack gb all runs, wins, entries and. We look at his career including successes as well as the. Asked about the gold cup, which was missing thistlecracks name when the entries were published last week, tizzard said. Welcome to, your official source for horse racing results, mobile racing data, statistics as well as all other horse racing and. A crowd of nearly 40,000 provided a telling soundtrack to the card here on saturday, from the gasps that went up as thistlecrack, the gold cup favourite, jumped around the chase course for the. Thistlecrack thoroughbred horse profile, next race, formguide, stats, breeding, news, jockey and trainer information for race horse thistlecrack from racing and. Remember to come back and check for updates as entries for future big races are made. View results and future entries as well as statistics by course, race type and prize money. Thistlecrack is set for a prep run over hurdles ahead of his bid to defend his crown in the 32red king george vi chase at kempton on boxing day. Thistlecrack horse profile sky sports horse racing.407 1403 75 939 1355 123 131 1200 1303 440 135 534 49 106 1315 1620 388 2 956 1435 652 605 729 1028 106 1290 132 1036 808 681 408 1102 757 366 1237 1157 787 622 295