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Alex Hammond

Just Cause

Alex Hammond reveals her tips for the Irish Grand National and the other decent racing in Ireland this weeend.

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Going the distance

Marathon entrant Alex Hammond previews the Newbury action and Scottish National meeting at Ayr.

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Rocky's road

Alex Hammond explains why she is backing Rocky Creek and Lion Na Bearnai at the Grand National.

Andrew Balding

Resting up

Trainer Andrew Balding says On Demand is progressing well - but now needs time to recuperate.

Alex Hammond

Flat out!

Alex Hammond takes a look at the shakers and movers at the start of the flat racing season.

Alex Hammond

So near, so Farraaj

Alex Hammond shares her Cheltenham hits and misses and previews the action at Lingfield.

Alex Hammond

Final flourish

Cheltenham will end with a bang, says Alex Hammond, and a victory for Dessie Hughes' Our Conor.

Alex Hammond

Big problems?

Could Big Buck's be beaten in the World Hurdle? Alex Hammond looks at day three at Cheltenham...

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Words on Wednesday

Alex Hammond has tips for day two at Cheltenham - but has no idea what to expect in the Champion Bumper!

Alex Hammond

Opening thoughts

Cheltenham is just over a week away! Check out Alex Hammond's views on the meet's Tuesday offerings...

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Plinth stands up
Plinth stands up Alex Hammond

Plinth stands up

Alex Hammond previews Sunday's action at Leopardstown and fancies Plinth to go well.