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SportsFan
Harzand cleared to run in Archeads to France reportedly at the top of his game. "Harzand's in tremendous fo
Harzand cleared to run in Arc
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
heads to France reportedly at the top of his game. "Harzand's in tremendous form, I'm really happy with him," jockey Pat Smullen told At The Races. "I rode him (Tuesday morning) and he felt well, it's all systems go. "It looks like the... Read more
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Sporting Life
All systems go for Harzandhis powers of recuperation are exemplary and Harzand heads to France reportedly
All systems go for Harzand
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
his powers of recuperation are exemplary and Harzand heads to France reportedly at the top of his game.All big-race jockey Pat Smullen is hoping for, however, is a favourable draw after the Weld-trained Famous Name was narrowly denied in the French... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Sequence of 2yo surprises at Newmarket as racing looks ahead to Sunday’s Arcbeing exposed for toe in the Lowther Stakes at York. But I was surprised to see
Sequence of 2yo surprises at Newmarket as racing looks ahead to Sunday’s Arc
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
being exposed for toe in the Lowther Stakes at York. But I was surprised to see her ridden so aggressively and handily by Pat Smullen, and even more surprised that she failed to find enough when asked to pick up. Smullen felt she’s still immature... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Capri leads Aidan O'Brien's four-strong challenge on Beresford heatWeld's Firey Speech won at Naas and Galway before filling the runner-up spot in
Capri leads Aidan O'Brien's four-strong challenge on Beresford heat
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Weld's Firey Speech won at Naas and Galway before filling the runner-up spot in a Group Three at Leopardstown. Pat Smullen feels his mount may have his work cut out to beat the O'Brien clan on Sunday. "He's a good, solid horse and ran... Read more
6d
Sporting Life
Man On The Spot: Step to itEVA has to be given a chance to recoup York losses. She was only third in the L
Man On The Spot: Step to it
Sporting Life / Posted 6 days ago
EVA has to be given a chance to recoup York losses. She was only third in the Lowther but again beat Nations Alexander and Pat Smullen will be trying find a bit more cover today. Miss Infinity is tough but thoroughly exposed and French raider Spain... Read more
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8d
Belfast Telegraph
Dermot Weld fearful of Chantilly draw impact for Arc raider Harzandissued an upbeat bulletin on the colt's well-being as the son of Sea The Stars
Dermot Weld fearful of Chantilly draw impact for Arc raider Harzand
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
issued an upbeat bulletin on the colt's well-being as the son of Sea The Stars builds up towards the Arc. Weld added: "Pat Smullen rode him for the first time since Leopardstown (on Tuesday morning). "They did a bit of work and the horse went... Read more
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8d
Irish Examiner
Dermot Weld thinks the Chantilly draw will affect Harzand's chances in Arcbulletin on the colt's well-being as the son of Sea The Stars builds up towards
Dermot Weld thinks the Chantilly draw will affect Harzand's chances in Arc
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
bulletin on the colt's well-being as the son of Sea The Stars builds up towards the Arc. Weld told the Irish Times: "Pat Smullen rode him for the first time since Leopardstown (on Tuesday morning). "They did a bit of work and the horse went... Read more
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12d
Sporting Life
Value Bet: Strike Gold with Starlooks capable of landing a blow off 100. We know he goes well fresh as he showe
Value Bet: Strike Gold with Star
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
looks capable of landing a blow off 100. We know he goes well fresh as he showed on the Rowley Mile and it's interesting Pat Smullen takes the ride as he rode the yard's Captain Ramius to victory in this race four years ago.He's a prominent racer... Read more
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Sporting Life
Value Bet: Strike Gold with Starlooks capable of landing a blow off 100. We know he goes well fresh as he showe
Value Bet: Strike Gold with Star
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
looks capable of landing a blow off 100. We know he goes well fresh as he showed on the Rowley Mile and it's interesting Pat Smullen takes the ride as he rode the yard's Captain Ramius to victory in this race four years ago.He's a prominent racer... Read more
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12d
Sporting Life
Catching Pigeons: Follow the Starbreak, and the easy ground will also suit. His preparatory work for this valuab
Catching Pigeons: Follow the Star
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
break, and the easy ground will also suit. His preparatory work for this valuable prize has gone well, and the booking of Pat Smullen, who steered Ryan's Captain Ramius to victory in 2012, is another big plus.The big betting race at Newbury is the... Read more
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Sporting Life
Man On The Spot: V for Vinnie!when second in the Wokingham at Ascot in June and the former's stablemate Terun
Man On The Spot: V for Vinnie!
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
when second in the Wokingham at Ascot in June and the former's stablemate Teruntum Star will relish the soft ground under Pat Smullen. Richard Fahey bids to repeat last year's success and relies on ante-post favourite Growl today, who is now 8lb... Read more
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Sporting Life
Smullen harbours Harzand hope Pat Smullen is hoping his dual Derby hero Harzand can make another speedy rec
Smullen harbours Harzand hope
Sporting Life / Posted 16 days ago
Pat Smullen is hoping his dual Derby hero Harzand can make another speedy recovery in time to tackle the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.Harzand 'has a great constitution and healing powers' Download our iOS appThe Dermot... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Shock result as Willie Mullins wins his first Classicnext year. "We always viewed him as a Guineas horse." The formidable combinat
Shock result as Willie Mullins wins his first Classic
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
next year. "We always viewed him as a Guineas horse." The formidable combination of trainer Dermot Weld and jockey Pat Smullen landed the Moyglare "Jewels" Blandford Stakes, with 2-1 shot Shamreen reversing previous form with O'Brien's 5-4... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Almanzor stars in stellar Irish Champion Stakeswell. She had a good break coming into this." Dual Derby winner Harzand was we
Almanzor stars in stellar Irish Champion Stakes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
well. She had a good break coming into this." Dual Derby winner Harzand was well-beaten in eighth place and his jockey Pat Smullen looked after Dermot Weld's star colt in the closing stages. "When I knew he wasn't going to win today I looked... Read more
18d
Sporting Life
Zhukova holds off Army threatstormed clear of the O'Brien pace-setting Tree Of Knowledge over a furlong out
Zhukova holds off Army threat
Sporting Life / Posted 18 days ago
stormed clear of the O'Brien pace-setting Tree Of Knowledge over a furlong out to clinch victory.It was a decisive move by Pat Smullen on Zhukova (5/2) as he got first run on O'Brien's US Army Ranger.Despite finishing strongly, the 8/11 favourite... Read more
18d
Irish Examiner
Landfall shines in Leopardstown Eclipse for classic contender Douglas Macarthurand you could see that he acts like the good ones and they improve from work to
Landfall shines in Leopardstown Eclipse for classic contender Douglas Macarthur
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
and you could see that he acts like the good ones and they improve from work to work and week to week. Zhukova ridden by Pat Smullen wins The KPMG Enterprise Stakes. "I'd say he'll be put away now and we'll aim him for some nice races next... Read more
19d
Sporting Life
Irish Eyes: No stopping Rangera plum draw but he also has the assistance of the best jockey riding in the UK
Irish Eyes: No stopping Ranger
Sporting Life / Posted 19 days ago
a plum draw but he also has the assistance of the best jockey riding in the UK or Ireland this season in the shape of Pat Smullen. Sky Bet have Price Boosts available on US Army Ranger, Harzand and Minding!The fourth race, the €100,000 Group... Read more
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19d
Banbury Guardian
Worth taking a chance on Ormito at Doncasterreceives 3lb from Dermot Weld’s colt who is 3/1 with BetVictor to claim a third
Worth taking a chance on Ormito at Doncaster
Banbury Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
receives 3lb from Dermot Weld’s colt who is 3/1 with BetVictor to claim a third successive group one under regular partner Pat Smullen. Derby winners have a wonderful record dropping back in trip for this evening with previous Epsom heroes New... Read more
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19d
Belfast Telegraph
Harzand takes trip test in Irish Champion StakesPat Smullen admits the drop in distance may not be ideal for Harzand in what pr
Harzand takes trip test in Irish Champion Stakes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Pat Smullen admits the drop in distance may not be ideal for Harzand in what promises to be a pulsating renewal of the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown. The son of Sea The Stars provided trainer Dermot Weld with his first triumph in the... Read more
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19d
Sporting Life
Man On The Spot: Qemah to starhas won a couple of Group 1 races over today's trip since landing the Oaks at E
Man On The Spot: Qemah to star
Sporting Life / Posted 19 days ago
has won a couple of Group 1 races over today's trip since landing the Oaks at Epsom and looks sure to make a bold bid. But Pat Smullen will likely make full use of his mount's stamina dropping back in distance and Dermot Weld's colt will take some... Read more
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19d
Sporting Life
Donn McClean: Breadth and Depthwinner? Harzand certainly looked good at Epsom. He had the early pace to adopt
Donn McClean: Breadth and Depth
Sporting Life / Posted 19 days ago
winner? Harzand certainly looked good at Epsom. He had the early pace to adopt and hold a good position from early for Pat Smullen, he had the speed to quicken at the three-furlong pole, and he had the stamina - we knew he had the stamina - to... Read more
20d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Epsom hero and heroine battle for Champion tagJune and on Saturday at Leopardstown they will clash in the appropriately title
Epsom hero and heroine battle for Champion tag
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
June and on Saturday at Leopardstown they will clash in the appropriately titled Irish Champion Stakes. Harzand ridden by Pat Smullen (L) wins the Derby ahead of US Army Idaho on the second day of the Epsom Derby Festival Veteran trainer Dermot... Read more
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22d
RTE News
Fascinating ride for Dettori in Champion StakesChampion Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday (live, on RTÉ2 from 4.40pm). The o
Fascinating ride for Dettori in Champion Stakes
RTE News / Posted 22 days ago
Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday (live, on RTÉ2 from 4.40pm). The opportunity came up as Weld's stable jockey Pat Smullen has opted to partner Harzand on whom he won both the English and Irish Derbies this summer. It will be the first... Read more
22d
Sporting Life
Fascinating booking for Dettoriby Frankie Dettori in the Irish Champion Stakes. Download our iOS appThe oppor
Fascinating booking for Dettori
Sporting Life / Posted 22 days ago
by Frankie Dettori in the Irish Champion Stakes. Download our iOS appThe opportunity came up as Weld's stable jockey Pat Smullen has opted to partner Harzand on whom he won both the English and Irish Derbies this summer.It will be the first... Read more
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Sporting Life
New Caledonia conquers Ascotthat had niggling problems that meant we had to look after him. He's had nine r
New Caledonia conquers Ascot
Sporting Life / Posted 25 days ago
that had niggling problems that meant we had to look after him. He's had nine races, and improved with every outing."When Pat Smullen rode him he came back and said he gave him the feel of a Group horse. And former jockey Corey Adamson deserves a... Read more
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Sporting Life
Wapping wager at Lingfieldthe early stages following his absence.However, despite pulling in the early st
Wapping wager at Lingfield
Sporting Life / Posted 29 days ago
the early stages following his absence.However, despite pulling in the early stages he smoothly moved into contention under Pat Smullen in the straight, looking the likely winner a furlong out before he was outmuscled late on by two race-fit... Read more
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Herald.ie
Ruby 'sore and stiff' after fall on favourite at Bellewstownand a Group Two so far this term, but was travelling ominously well behind the
Ruby 'sore and stiff' after fall on favourite at Bellewstown
Herald.ie / Posted 1 months ago
and a Group Two so far this term, but was travelling ominously well behind the pacesetting odds-on favourite Creggs Pipes. Pat Smullen had to get serious on Tanaza (9-4) in the final furlong to overcome Creggs Pipes, but she eventually asserted... Read more

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