Jim Bolger

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Horse and Hound
AP McCoy 'very honoured' to receive knighthoodeverybody else can call me Tony or AP or whatever they like.” Related articles
AP McCoy 'very honoured' to receive knighthood
Horse and Hound / Posted yesterday
everybody else can call me Tony or AP or whatever they like.” Related articles: Sir Tony rode his first winner on the Jim Bolger-trained Legal Steps in a Flat race in Ireland aged 17. When riding for Bolger as an apprentice he broke his leg... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Idaho attempts to enhance Aidan O'Brien's brilliant Derby recordto be very genuine. The Irish Derby is the vital test for a three-year-old, and
Idaho attempts to enhance Aidan O'Brien's brilliant Derby record
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
to be very genuine. The Irish Derby is the vital test for a three-year-old, and it sets the standard for all the ratings." Jim Bolger has won the Irish Derby twice and fires a twin assault in pursuit of the hat-trick. Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial... Read more
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Farming Life
Vegas prize raises the fashion stakes at Down Royal Magners DerbyJune Judd, was ridden to victory in the €100,000 Magners Derby by Kevin Manning
Vegas prize raises the fashion stakes at Down Royal Magners Derby
Farming Life / Posted 3 days ago
June Judd, was ridden to victory in the €100,000 Magners Derby by Kevin Manning, having been trained by his father-in-law Jim Bolger. Trackside, Kirsty’s head-turning elegance caused a flurry at the fixture and earned praise from the fashion... Read more
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Herald.ie
Army ranger is outrunner heading the market ahead of the Epsom Derby winner. On the Betfair Spor
Army ranger is out
Herald.ie / Posted 3 days ago
runner heading the market ahead of the Epsom Derby winner. On the Betfair Sportsbook, Idaho is 5/4 with Harzand 11/8. Jim Bolger, who won the race in 2013 with Trading Leather, is likely to be represented by both Moonlight Magic and Stellar... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
EU referendum: Everything you wanted to know about Brexit but were too afraid to askthe "remain" side, while others put "leave" ahead. COULD IT IMPACT NEW ZEALAND
EU referendum: Everything you wanted to know about Brexit but were too afraid to ask
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the "remain" side, while others put "leave" ahead. COULD IT IMPACT NEW ZEALAND IN ANY WAY? Former National Prime Minister Jim Bolger told the Herald he was firmly in the Remain camp. "In my view it would be a mistake of massive proportions for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brexit would be huge error: Bolgerwhether to leave the European Union tonight, and results will come through late
Brexit would be huge error: Bolger
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
whether to leave the European Union tonight, and results will come through later tomorrow. Former National Prime Minister Jim Bolger told the Herald he was firmly in the Remain camp. "In my view it would be a mistake of massive proportions for... Read more
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Sporting Life
Alex Hammond: Plate is great!but if he is ridden with more restraint, looks capable of running into a place.
Alex Hammond: Plate is great!
Sporting Life / Posted 3 days ago
but if he is ridden with more restraint, looks capable of running into a place. Moonlight Magic is another to consider for Jim Bolger as the colt didn't handle the track at Epsom and trailed in last. He is capable of much better.We could see the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Even the auctioneer would have been gobsmackedthan 20 years ago. I was honoured to cover Nelson Mandela's inauguration back
Even the auctioneer would have been gobsmacked
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
than 20 years ago. I was honoured to cover Nelson Mandela's inauguration back in 1994 and somehow our then Prime Minister Jim Bolger became one of only five leaders to formally meet with the new President the following day. I was clutching... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TVNZ Sell-Off Still on National’s Listbut it’s a fact that the National government has been grooming TVNZ for sale si
TVNZ Sell-Off Still on National’s List
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
but it’s a fact that the National government has been grooming TVNZ for sale since October 1997 when then prime minister Jim Bolger said he would consider selling TVNZ.“Mr Bolger said he could not see the advantages of the state owning a TV... Read more
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Sporting Life
Irish Eyes: Chance Alice Springsrun out a deeply winner of a Listed race, incidentally the same race that Cuis
Irish Eyes: Chance Alice Springs
Sporting Life / Posted 9 days ago
run out a deeply winner of a Listed race, incidentally the same race that Cuis Ghaire won prior to winning the Albany for Jim Bolger, so she has the perfect profile for a race like. Her stablemate Brave Anna looks overpriced given she is a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
16 June 2016Martin: Is it not a fact that the National Government has been grooming TVNZ to
16 June 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Martin: Is it not a fact that the National Government has been grooming TVNZ to be sold since October 1997, when Jim Bolger stated that he would consider the sale of TVNZ because no one could tell him the advantages of the State owning a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
GOVIS: A Minister’s perspective on disruptive innovationstaggering.Cast your mind back to the year 1991.The dollar coin had replaced th
GOVIS: A Minister’s perspective on disruptive innovation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
staggering.Cast your mind back to the year 1991.The dollar coin had replaced the one dollar bill, the Prime Minister was Jim Bolger and the population of New Zealand was just 3.5 million. In 1991, the mobile phone was just that, a phone you could... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jack Tame: We did it first, 20 years agogently brag of New Zealand's suffrage history. A female President of the US wo
Jack Tame: We did it first, 20 years ago
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
gently brag of New Zealand's suffrage history. A female President of the US would come 20 years after Jenny Shipley rolled Jim Bolger, and 18 years after Helen Clark was first elected Prime Minister. That's not to say we shouldn't have been at... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fraud accused Simon Turnbull arrested on return to New Zealandall counts was Wellington-based finance company Trustees Executors Ltd (TEL), a
Fraud accused Simon Turnbull arrested on return to New Zealand
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
all counts was Wellington-based finance company Trustees Executors Ltd (TEL), a business chaired by former Prime Minister Jim Bolger. As a second-tier lending company, it lends money mainly to property investors and developers. Turnbull was... Read more
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Herald.ie
Marvellous Mindingpondering what might have been. Dropped in by Ryan Moore, Minding was the late
Marvellous Minding
Herald.ie / Posted 22 days ago
pondering what might have been. Dropped in by Ryan Moore, Minding was the latest victim of traffic chaos at Epsom, as the Jim Bolger-trained Turret Rocks found the undulations a bit much. In the process Minding nearly found herself sideways at a... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Minding steals show at Epsom; Skiffle fifthRacing's Cloth of Stars and Moonlight Magic will be seen in action in the Inves
Minding steals show at Epsom; Skiffle fifth
Khaleej Times / Posted 22 days ago
Racing's Cloth of Stars and Moonlight Magic will be seen in action in the Investec Derby. Cloth of Stars, trained by Andre Fabre, will be ridden by Mickael Barzalona, while Moonlight Magic os the charge of Jim Bolger and the ride of Kevin M... Read more
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Sporting Life
Derby: A-Z Guidestays, a huge challenge could be forthcoming - I'm not convinced he will. Ratin
Derby: A-Z Guide
Sporting Life / Posted 22 days ago
stays, a huge challenge could be forthcoming - I'm not convinced he will. Rating: 5/10MOONLIGHT MAGIC (Form: 11-51)Trainer: Jim Bolger. Jockey: Kevin ManningHis trainer is confident and his form on good/faster ground stacks up well, but I've got a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Horse Power: US Army Ranger to land the Investec Derbysuccess at Epsom. John Gosden’s Dante Stakes winner Wings Of Desire, Sir Micha
Horse Power: US Army Ranger to land the Investec Derby
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
success at Epsom. John Gosden’s Dante Stakes winner Wings Of Desire, Sir Michael Stoute’s highly-regarded Ulysses, the Jim Bolger-trained Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial hero Moonlight Magic and Owen Burrows’ 2,000 Guineas runner-up Massaat –who... Read more
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The North West Star
Racing: Top colts gallop for glory in one of most open English Derbies in yearsMagic. The former is prepared by Andre Fabre, who won the race for Sheikh Moham
Racing: Top colts gallop for glory in one of most open English Derbies in years
The North West Star / Posted 23 days ago
Magic. The former is prepared by Andre Fabre, who won the race for Sheikh Mohammed in 2011 with Pour Moi, the latter by Jim Bolger, who won the Derby in 2008 with New Approach, who raced in the Sheik's wife, Princess Haya's colours. That pair... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Dettori bids to defy O'Brien quintet in Derbysomething, than win and learn nothing. It's so far so good." O'Brien's Irish c
Dettori bids to defy O'Brien quintet in Derby
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
something, than win and learn nothing. It's so far so good." O'Brien's Irish compatriots, veteran duo Dermot Weld and Jim Bolger send raiders in the shape of Harzand, who will relish the rain that has fallen, and Moonlight Magic... Read more
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SportsFan
US Army Ranger heads 16-horse Derbyand Irish 2000 Guineas fifth Shogun complete the Ballydoyle team. Godolphin ha
US Army Ranger heads 16-horse Derby
SportsFan / Posted 23 days ago
and Irish 2000 Guineas fifth Shogun complete the Ballydoyle team. Godolphin has two runners in Saturday's Classic - the Jim Bolger-trained Derrinstown winner Moonlight Magic and Cloth Of Stars from Andre Fabre's stable. Frankie Dettori will... Read more
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Evening Standard
Epsom Derby: Prediction, betting tips, race times, runners and ridersalso runs Somehow and ­Seventh Heaven, who have won traditional trials this spr
Epsom Derby: Prediction, betting tips, race times, runners and riders
Evening Standard / Posted 23 days ago
also runs Somehow and ­Seventh Heaven, who have won traditional trials this spring, but it is another Irish challenger, the Jim Bolger-trained Turret Rocks, who looks the best bet at a general 7-1. A quarter of a century ago Bolger pulled off one... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Aidan O'Brien happy with his five-strong team for the Investec Derbyalso set to line up is the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial winner Moonlight Magic,
Aidan O'Brien happy with his five-strong team for the Investec Derby
Liverpool Echo / Posted 23 days ago
also set to line up is the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial winner Moonlight Magic, for trainer and jockey combination of Jim Bolger and Kevin Manning, who won the Derby with New Approach in 2008. Dermot Weld's Harzand, who will be ridden by Pat... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US Army Ranger heads 16 runners in Derby at EpsomChester, and Irish 2,000 Guineas fifth Shogun complete the Ballydoyle team. Go
US Army Ranger heads 16 runners in Derby at Epsom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Chester, and Irish 2,000 Guineas fifth Shogun complete the Ballydoyle team. Godolphin are double-handed this year with the Jim Bolger-trained Derrinstown winner Moonlight Magic and Andre Fabre's Cloth Of Stars both wearing the famous blue silks... Read more
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Sporting Life
Mike Cattermole: Thats Magic!and Idaho were both put in their place by Moonlight Magic in the Derrinstown St
Mike Cattermole: Thats Magic!
Sporting Life / Posted 24 days ago
and Idaho were both put in their place by Moonlight Magic in the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial at Leopardstown, when the Jim Bolger-trained colt showed the most power up the hill to win that important 10-furlong trial.He gave the impression that... Read more
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Sporting Life
Investec Oaks: A-Z guideO'Brien's 2015 Oaks winner Qualify. A repeat could well be on the cards. Rating
Investec Oaks: A-Z guide
Sporting Life / Posted 24 days ago
O'Brien's 2015 Oaks winner Qualify. A repeat could well be on the cards. Rating: 10/10TURRET ROCKS (Form: 3412-6)Trainer: Jim Bolger. Jockey: Kevin ManningAnother Irish raider racing beyond a mile for the first time, and she was soundly beaten by... Read more
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Sporting Life
Mike Cattermole: Thats Magic!and Idaho were both put in their place by Moonlight Magic in the Derrinstown St
Mike Cattermole: Thats Magic!
Sporting Life / Posted 24 days ago
and Idaho were both put in their place by Moonlight Magic in the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial at Leopardstown, when the Jim Bolger-trained colt showed the most power up the hill to win that important 10f trial.He gave the impression that he... Read more
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Sporting Life
The Irish Angle: Going for itsupplementary entries - all the supplementary entries - half are trained in Ire
The Irish Angle: Going for it
Sporting Life / Posted 25 days ago
supplementary entries - all the supplementary entries - half are trained in Ireland: seven by Aidan O'Brien and one each by Jim Bolger and Dermot Weld.US Army Ranger has been high in the Ballydoyle pecking order for a while now. Touted as a possible... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Aidan O'Brien waiting on his final line-up for the Investec DerbyGolden Horn 12 months ago, who won the Derby following a similar success in the
Aidan O'Brien waiting on his final line-up for the Investec Derby
Liverpool Echo / Posted 26 days ago
Golden Horn 12 months ago, who won the Derby following a similar success in the Dante. Godolphin, who already had the Jim Bolger-trained Moonlight Magic entered, added a second string to their bow in Cloth Of Stars, who has been supplemented... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Martyn Meade sweet on Aclaim at NaasAscot." Aclaim is the only British representative in a seven-strong field, wit
Martyn Meade sweet on Aclaim at Naas
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
Ascot." Aclaim is the only British representative in a seven-strong field, with Aidan O'Brien's Washington DC and the Jim Bolger-trained Smash Williams setting the standard. Mick Halford's Al Qahwa makes his first appearance since finishing... Read more

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