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  • Voler La Vedette (IRE)

  • Age: 8 (Foaled May 17th, 2004)
  • Sex: Bay Mare
  • Breeding: King's Theatre - Steel Grey Lady (Roselier)
  • Trainer: C A Murphy
  • Owner: Mrs M Brophy

News Clippings

Voler La Vedette, second in the 2012 World Hurdle, has been retired

January 14th, 2013

Colm Murphy has called time on the racing life of Voler La Vedette with the distinguished mare now bound for a breeding career.

Testing ground would rule out Murphy stable star on Friday

December 26th, 2012

Trainer Colm Murphy has warned Voler La Vedette is not a certain runner in the Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown on Friday.

Voler La Vedette is set to undergo a breathing operation after a disappointing performance in the Hatton's Grace Hurdle

December 3rd, 2012

Voler La Vedette is set to undergo a breathing operation after a slightly disappointing performance in the Hatton's Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse.

Voler La Vedette is one of 10 entries in Sunday's Lismullen Hurdle at Navan

November 6th, 2012

Colm Murphy's smart mare Voler La Vedette is one of 10 entries for the Lismullen Hurdle at Navan on Sunday.

Vedette ready to return

November 4th, 2012

Voler La Vedette is likely to make her seasonal reappearance later this month but Colm Murphy has yet to decide where she will return.

Zeb could step up

September 9th, 2012

Big Zeb could step up in distance this season as the 2010 Queen Mother Champion Chase hero enters the twilight of his career.

Voler to stay in training

April 29th, 2012

Colm Murphy has confirmed his star mare Voler La Vedette will remain in training next season after her fine second to Quevega at Punchestown.

Star mares set to clash

April 6th, 2012

Quevega and Voler La Vedette remain on course for a mouthwatering clash in the World Series Hurdle at Punchestown on April 26.

Voler eyes Punchestown

March 18th, 2012

World Hurdle second Voler La Vedette could be given the chance to go one place better at Punchestown if she comes out of the race in good form.

World date for Vedette

February 13th, 2012

Voler La Vedette won't run in the Boyne Hurdle at Navan on Sunday and is heading straight to Cheltenham for a clash with Big Buck's.

Galway date for Vedette

January 25th, 2012

Voler La Vedette will swerve Sunday's Irish Champion Hurdle and run instead in Thursday's John Mulhern Galmoy Hurdle at Gowran Park.

Voler bid in the balance

January 23rd, 2012

Voler La Vedette is not a confirmed runner against Hurricane Fly in Sunday's BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown.

Voler set for Irish Champion

January 9th, 2012

Voler La Vedette is set to take her chance in the Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown on January 29 if the ground is soft.

Vedette impresses with victory

December 28th, 2011

Voler La Vedette was an impressive winner from Mourad of the Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown.

Vedette drops in trip

December 26th, 2011

Colm Murphy has decided to aim his star mare Voler La Vedette at the two mile Festival Hurdle on Thursday rather than run her over three miles on Wednesday.

Voler La Vedette wins Grace

December 4th, 2011

Colm Murphy's Voler La Vedette, ridden by Andrew Lynch, landed her first Grade One win when scoring in the Hatton's Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse.

Voler primed for Fairyhouse

November 27th, 2011

Colm Murphy hopes Voler La Vedette can claim a first Grade One victory in the Bar One Racing Hatton's Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse on Sunday.

Voler to beat the boys

November 8th, 2011

Trainer Colm Murphy is optimistic that Voler La Vedette can make the most of her sex allowance at Navan this weekend.

Voler snatches Fairyhouse spoils

April 25th, 2011

Colm Murphy is now targeting Punchestown after Voler La Vedette showed tremendous courage to win at Fairyhouse on Monday.

Voler set for the paddocks

March 10th, 2011

The connections of popular mare Voler La Vedette are set to retire her to the paddocks at the end of this season.