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  • Noble Alan (GER)

  • Age: 12 (Foaled May 3rd, 2003)
  • Sex: Grey Gelding
  • Breeding: King's Theatre (IRE) - Nirvavita (FR) (Highest Honor (FR))
  • Trainer: N G Richards
  • Owner: Mr Craig Bennett

News Clippings

Richards eyes Noble reward

December 7th, 2011

Nicky Richards will aim Noble Alan at Doncaster in January after opting to missThursday's Peterborough Chase and Saturday's Gold Cup.

No firm plan for Noble Alan

November 14th, 2011

Trainer Nicky Richards has no firm plans for Noble Alan as he tries to get over the disappointment of the grey's fall in Saturday's Paddy Power Gold Cup.

Richards keen on Noble run

November 4th, 2011

Nicky Richards is hoping for a change of luck as he prepares his star Noble Alan for the Paddy Power Gold Cup on November 12.

Alan to Aintree

September 26th, 2011

Nicky Richards has suggested that Noble Alan is likely to head to Aintree's Old Roan Chase next month.

Noble sore after fall

December 13th, 2010

Trainer Nicky Richards says Noble Alan is "sore and bruised" after his fall in the Vote AP Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday.

Noble Alan steps into unknown

December 9th, 2010

Nicky Richards admits he's in the dark over whether Noble Alan will get the trip in Saturday's Vote AP Gold Cup.

Richards makes Noble gesture

December 8th, 2010

Nicky Richards believes Noble Alan can run a big race in the Vote A.P. Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday.

Skippers could head to Ireland

November 27th, 2010

Nicky Richards has had to revise plans for Skippers Brig after being denied a comeback run at Newcastle and he could now be set to reappear in Ireland.

Options Open for Alan

October 27th, 2010

Noble Alan has been handed entries in the Greatwood Handicap Hurdle and the Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham.

Noble Success For Alan

October 10th, 2009

Noble Alan was cut for the Arkle after winning on his chase debut at Hexham.

Noble Win In Scottish Champion

April 18th, 2009

Noble Alan returned from a spell on the sidelines to win the Samsung Electronics Scottish Champion Hurdle.