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  • Simonsig

  • Age: 10 (Foaled May 2nd, 2006)
  • Sex: Grey Gelding
  • Breeding: Fair Mix (IRE) - Dusty Too (Terimon)
  • Trainer: N J Henderson
  • Owner: Mr R A Bartlett

News Clippings

Simonsig is set to take his chance in the Prix La Barka at Auteuil on Saturday.

May 17th, 2016

Simonsig is set to take his chance in the Prix La Barka at Auteuil on Saturday.

Simonsig fails in battle to make Cheltenham

February 16th, 2016

Simonsig has been ruled out of the Cheltenham Festival, but Nicky Henderson still hopes the grey will make another appearance before the end of the current campaign.

Simonsig faces an uphill battle to make it back on to the racecourse

February 2nd, 2016

Nicky Henderson admits the next few weeks will be "crucial" for Simonsig as connections mull over their options.

Nicky Henderson is hoping for a spring campaign with Simonsig.

December 26th, 2015

Nicky Henderson is hoping for a spring campaign with Simonsig.

Nicky Henderson hopes to discover Simonsig setback cause

December 5th, 2015

Nicky Henderson hopes to discover on Monday the extent of the setback that ruled Simonsig out of the Betfair Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown on Saturday.

Willie Mullins' Un De Sceaux misses Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown

December 2nd, 2015

Ante-post favourite Un De Sceaux will not run in the Betfair Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown on Saturday, with trainer Willie Mullins describing his star two-miler as a "little flat".

Nicky Henderson says Tingle Creek Chase could be next for Simonsig

November 8th, 2015

Simonsig is set to return to fences in the Tingle Creek at Sandown next month after making a pleasing return from injury at Aintree on Saturday.

Nicky Henderson to run Bobs Worth, Simonsig and Top Notch at Aintree

October 31st, 2015

Simonsig will not run in the Sportingbet Haldon Gold Cup Chase at Exeter on Tuesday.

Nicky Henderson ponders Simonsig plan

May 28th, 2015

Nicky Henderson will give Simonsig more time before deciding on a date for his reappearance.

Nicky Henderson does not expect Simonsig to run again this season

January 8th, 2015

Nicky Henderson does not expect Simonsig to run again this season after the grey was not entered in any of the championship races at the Cheltenham Festival.

Simonsig will miss King George

December 18th, 2014

Nicky Henderson has finally admitted defeat in attempting to get Simonsig to the King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day.

Nicky Henderson has expressed concerns over SImonsig's run in the King George VI Chase

December 13th, 2014

Nicky Henderson has expressed reservations about allowing Simonsig to make his reappearance in the the William Hill King George VI Chase.

Simonsig to miss Peterborough Chase and King George doubtful

November 27th, 2014

Simonsig has been ruled out of his intended comeback race - the Peterborough Chase - and isn't certain to make the William Hill King George VI Chase either.

Simonsig poised for Peterborough Chase

November 6th, 2014

Simonsig has been earmarked to return to the track at Huntingdon next month.

Nicky Henderson confident Simonsig can return as good as ever

August 30th, 2014

Simonsig is another of Nicky Henderson's star chasers who is on the comeback trail but the trainer is confident the grey can return as good as ever.

Simonsig is fully recovered from injury and set to return next season

May 1st, 2014

Nicky Henderson reports Simonsig to have fully recovered from the injury that kept him off the track for the entire season and is excited to bring him back next term.

Simonsig has been ruled out for the season

December 20th, 2013

Nicky Henderson has been forced to rule Arkle Trophy hero Simonsig out for the season.

Simonsig likely to miss King George after setback at home

October 25th, 2013

Smart chaser Simonsig is set for a spell on the sidelines after suffering a setback in his preparation for the new campaign.

Sprinter Sacre to stay at shorter trips

September 4th, 2013

Nicky Henderson has ruled Sprinter Sacre out of moving up to three miles for the King George VI Chase this season, saying that the star of British steeplechasing will instead pursue a similar route as last season on his way to defending his Champion Chase crown.

Long Run is to line up in next month's Punchestown Gold Cup following another fine effort in defeat at Cheltenham.

March 23rd, 2013

Long Run is set to sign off for his season in next month's Punchestown Gold Cup following another fine effort in defeat at Cheltenham last week.