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  • Realt Dubh (IRE)

  • Age: 10 (Foaled January 13th, 2004)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: Beneficial - Suez Canal (Exit To Nowhere)
  • Trainer: N Meade
  • Owner: D J Sharkey

News Clippings

Noel Meade's Realt Dubh could head to Navan for Sunday's Fortria Chase

November 7th, 2012

Noel Meade's Realt Dubh could make a quick reappearance in Sunday's Irish Form Book Fortria Chase at Navan.

Realt set to step it up

October 31st, 2012

Realt Dubh is likely to test his stamina credentials for three miles for the first time in the Champion Chase at Down Royal on Saturday.

Big Zeb set to 'run a big race'

March 13th, 2012

Trainer Colm Murphy believes Big Zeb is ready to 'run a big race' in Wednesday's Queen Mother Champion Chase.

Dubh steps closer to return

January 26th, 2012

Realt Dubh could make a belated seasonal debut next month ahead of a spring campaign after pleasing trainer Noel Meade in his homework.

Realt Dubh ready to return

January 9th, 2012

Noel Meade has confirmed that his star chaser Realt Dubh is back in full work after recovering from a small setback.

Meade's Muirhead sparkling

November 23rd, 2011

Noel Meade is happy with his Irish challenger Muirhead ahead of the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury on Saturday.

Dubh set for Naas return

October 24th, 2011

Noel Meade's three-time Grade One novice chase winner Realt Dubh could return to action at Naas this weekend.

Realt Dubh to wait for Naas

October 12th, 2011

Realt Dubh will swerve a potential run at Limerick this weekend and will instead make his reappearance at Naas later this month.

Dubh lands the Powers

April 24th, 2011

Realt Dubh won the Grade One Powers Gold Gup at Fairyhouse as favourite Noble Prince fell.

Meade considers Powers attack

April 20th, 2011

Noel Meade has one eye on the weather as he considers running both Realt Dubh and Thegreatjohnbrowne in Sunday's Powers Gold Cup.

Realt to shake Arkle hoodoo

March 7th, 2011

Realt Dubh will be aiming to exorcise a painful ghost in the Irish Independent Arkle for Noel Meade when he runs at Cheltenham.

Irish Arkle for busy Realt Dubh

January 6th, 2011

Noel Meade's admits he is worried about overracing Realt Dubh ahead of his proposed Irish Arkle bid at Leopardstown on January 23.

A Realt shock as Mikael flops

December 30th, 2010

Realt Dubh won the Bord na Mona With Nature Novice Chase with the much-vaunted Mikael D'Haguenet disappointing back in fifth.

Big-race analysis: Leopardstown

December 30th, 2010

Nic Doggett analyses another feast for National Hunt fans from Leopardstown's Thursday card, and reflects on Mikael D'Haguenet.