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30th Mar 2021

Racing Report from Tuesday 30th March 30th March 2021

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JUBILANT JACK CELEBRATES AS LEGEND LANDS THE TOP PRIZE Jubilant winning jockey Jack Quinlan praised Fakenham racecourse after landing the feature race on the Lucy Wadham trained Potters Legend. There were just four runners in the David Keith Memorial Chase worth almost £25,000, won by the 10/11 favourite, who jumped all 18 fences superbly. “It’s […]

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28th Mar 2021

Declared Runners for Tuesday 30th March 28th March 2021

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GRAND CHASER BEAU BAY SET TO OVERCOME FAKENHAM’S OBSTACLES Beau Bay, winner of the Sefton Chase over Aintree’s Grand National fences in December, tackles the obstacles at Fakenham on Tuesday as he bids to win a second race in the Veterans’ Handicap Chase Series. Trained by Dr Richard Newland, with Charlie Hammond riding, the 10-year-old […]

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24th Mar 2021

Preview of entries for Tuesday 30th March Race Meeting 24th March 2021

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OLD FAVOURITES TO SHINE IN THE SPOTLIGHT AT FAKENHAM Veterans will be the in the spotlight when Fakenham stages a seven-race card on Tuesday (March 30). The David Keith Memorial Handicap Chase is leg six of the veterans’ handicap chase series and is the feature £25,000 contest of the day, off at 4.30pm. Eight entries […]

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21st Mar 2021

Racing Report from Friday 19th March 21st March 2021

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CHAMP HUGHES LANDS SILVER CUP ON AN EMOTIONAL DAY Champion jockey Brian Hughes rode for Peterborough trainer Pam Sly for the first time in his long career and duly landed Fakenham’s Silver Cup. Hughes, moving nine winners clear at the top of the championship, scored on Sly’s Xcitations and was emotional after the race. “I […]

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17th Mar 2021

Declared Runners for Friday 19th March 17th March 2021

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CHAMPION JOCKEY HUGHES EYES UP A SILVER PRIZE ON A GOLDEN DAY The racing world’s eyes will be on Cheltenham and the Gold Cup this afternoon (Friday) but in Norfolk it is the Country Food Trust Fakenham Silver Cup which is the highlight. There will no members of the public at the fixture at the […]

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14th Mar 2021

Preview of Entries for Friday 19th March Race Meeting 14th March 2021

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SILVER CUP TO SPARKLE AT FAKENHAM ON A GOLDEN DAY OF RACING The Cheltenham Gold Cup, the blue riband of the jump racing season takes place on Friday, but local National Hunt fans will have their eyes on Fakenham’s very own Silver Cup the same afternoon. Initial entries number 26 for the Country Food Trust […]

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19th Feb 2021

Racing Report from Friday 19th February 19th February 2021

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WEDGE FIRES AWAY WITH A FAKENHAM HAT-TRICK OF VICTORIES Jockey Adam Wedge was the hat-trick hero at Fakenham when taking the £16,000 Tim Barclay Memorial Chase on the Laura Morgan trained Fire Away. An easy winner at Musselburgh 12 days ago, the bottom weight used every pound to his advantage to get the better of […]

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18th Feb 2021

Declared Runners for Friday 19th February Race Meeting 18th February 2021

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BRYONY ON BOARD AS ADMIRAL SETS SAIL IN THE FEATURE All eyes will be on Bryony Frost as she tries to continue her cracking form at Fakenham on Friday (Feb 19) when she partners Admiral Barratry in the £16,000 feature, the Tim Barclay Memorial Handicap Chase at 3.42pm. Frost teamed up with the eight-year-old gelding, […]

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14th Feb 2021

Preview of entries for Friday, February 19th Race Meeting 14th February 2021

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LUCY LOOKS TO LAUNCH THE ADMIRAL FOR ANOTHER TOP PRIZE Newmarket trainer Lucy Wadham’s Admiral Barratry, a winner at the last meeting at Fakenham, is one of 21 initial entries for the £16,000 feature race this coming Friday. (February 19). Provided the current cold weather spell relents and the north Norfolk course is raceable, the […]

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29th Jan 2021

Racing Report from Thursday 28th January Race Meeting 29th January 2021

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BUBBLY BRYONY SHARES DOUBLE DELIGHT WITH TRAINER LUCY A delighted Bryony Frost was full of praise for Newmarket trainer Lucy Wadham after taking the feature King’s Lynn Chase, on 7/1 chance Admiral Barratry on Thursday. And she went on to complete a double in the following hurdle contest, again for Wadham. Frost gave Admiral Barratry […]

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