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  • Unioniste (FR)

  • Age: 9 (Foaled February 28th, 2008)
  • Sex: Grey Gelding
  • Breeding: Dom Alco (FR) - Gleep Will (FR) (Laniste)
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Owner: David Maxwell Racing Limited

News Clippings

Nick Scholfield keen on Unioniste for Crabbie's Grand National

April 7th, 2016

Nick Scholfield is eager for another taste of the Crabbie's Grand National when he partners the grey Unioniste at Aintree this weekend.

Paul Nicholls: Silviniaco Conti will stay Grand National trip at Aintree

April 4th, 2016

Paul Nicholls is not concerned about the Crabbie's Grand National trip for Silviniaco Conti at Aintree on Saturday.

Unioniste set for Crabbie's Grand National after win in Ivan Straker Memorial at Kelso

February 18th, 2016

Unioniste eventually wore down admirable veteran Neptune Equester to claim the Ivan Straker Memorial Chase at Kelso.

Peter Bowen waits on Grand National jockey for Al Co

April 2nd, 2015

Peter Bowen will wait until Monday's confirmation stage before firming up a replacement for Jamie Moore on Al Co in the Crabbie's Grand National.

Horse racing: Paul Nicholls Sandown winner Unioniste set for Newbury outing

January 28th, 2015

Unioniste is set to run at Newbury on Saturday week rather than the Betfred Grand National Trial at Haydock on February 14.

Age no concern for Nicholls over Unioniste Grand National plan

January 5th, 2015

Paul Nicholls will pay little attention to the statistics as he considers whether to run Unioniste in the Crabbie's Grand National in April.

Unioniste lands Sandown gamble

January 3rd, 2015

Unioniste stated a case for the Crabbie's Grand National when landing the gamble of the day at Sandown Park.

Hennessy Gold Cup: Fehily answers Unioniste call

November 26th, 2014

John Hales welcomed the appointment of Noel Fehily when Unioniste makes his comeback in the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury on Saturday.

Crabbie's Grand National an option for Paul Nicholls' Rocky Creek

January 26th, 2014

Paul Nicholls is considering a tilt at the Grand National with Rocky Creek after he finished a respectable second in the Argento Chase at Cheltenham on Saturday.

Unioniste aims at the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown

December 16th, 2013

A tilt at the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown on December 28 is "looking likely" for Unioniste.

Aintree winner Unioniste could be heading to Ireland for Lexus Chase

December 8th, 2013

Unioniste could travel to Ireland for the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown over Christmas following his win at Aintree on Saturday.

Unioniste back to winning ways in Aintree feature

December 7th, 2013

Sam Twiston-Davies' successful association with Paul Nicholls continued as Unioniste struck in the Betfred 'Goals Galore' Chase at Aintree.

Unioniste is on course to clash with Long Run at Wetherby

October 21st, 2013

Paul Nicholls is preparing Unioniste and Tidal Bay for the bet365 Charlie Hall Chase Meeting, which takes place at Wetherby on Friday, November 1 and Saturday, November 2.

Ruby Walsh will partner Unioniste ahead of Boston Bob in Wednesday's RSA Chase at the Cheltenham Festival.

March 9th, 2013

Ruby Walsh will partner Unioniste ahead of Boston Bob in Wednesday's RSA Chase at the Cheltenham Festival.

Unioniste scrambled home in a thrilling Novice's chase at Newbury

February 9th, 2013

Unioniste scrambled home from Hadrian's Approach in a thrilling Novice's chase at Newbury.

Paul Nicholls has confirmed Tidal Bay won't run in the Irish Hennessy at Leopardstown

February 3rd, 2013

Paul Nicholls has confirmed Tidal Bay won't run in the Irish Hennessy at Leopardstown on Saturday.

Unioniste has two options at Cheltenham on New Year's Day.

December 27th, 2012

Paul Nicholls has given his exciting novice Unioniste two options at Cheltenham on New Year's Day.