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  • Deputy Dan (IRE)

  • Age: 8 (Foaled June 11th, 2008)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: Westerner - Louisas Dream (IRE) (Supreme Leader)
  • Trainer: O Sherwood
  • Owner: Tim Syder

News Clippings

Reve De Sivola wins the Rendlesham Hurdle at Haydock Park

February 20th, 2016

Reve De Sivola produced a typically gritty performance to win the Betfred 'Home Of Goals Galore' Hurdle at Haydock Park.

Deputy Dan set for Rendlesham Hurdle at Haydock Park

February 8th, 2016

Oliver Sherwood has switched Deputy Dan's sights to the Rendlesham Hurdle at Haydock on Saturday week after an intended outing at Ffos Las was lost to the weather.

Deputy Dan has Welsh Champion Hurdle target at Ffos Las

January 8th, 2016

Deputy Dan has three options for his next race, including the Welsh Champion Hurdle at Ffos Las on February 6.

Oliver Sherwood on Many Clouds, Deputy Dan and Puffin Billy

December 7th, 2015

Oliver Sherwood is keen to see Grand National hero Many Clouds have two more runs before returning to Aintree in April following his fine effort in defeat at the Merseyside circuit on Saturday.

Oliver Sherwood has faith in Puffin Billy and Deputy Dan

May 14th, 2015

Oliver Sherwood believes Puffin Billy could turn into a Gold Cup horse - providing he improves his jumping.

Boxing Day: Deputy Dan in Kempton firing line

November 23rd, 2014

Deputy Dan could step up in class for the Grade One Kauto Star Novices' Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day.

Deputy Dan holds off Far West at Plumpton

November 17th, 2014

Deputy Dan was too strong for Far West in the SIS Live Novices' Chase at Plumpton on Monday.

Deputy Dan was surprisingly beaten by Virak on his chasing debut at Fontwell.

October 22nd, 2014

Deputy Dan was surprisingly beaten by Virak on his chasing debut at Fontwell.

Time called on Dan campaign

March 26th, 2014

Trainer Oliver Sherwood has announced that Deputy Dan will not run again this season.

No rush to plan for Deputy Dan and Many Clouds

March 18th, 2014

Oliver Sherwood will not rush into making any plans for stable stars Deputy Dan and Many Clouds after their runs at Cheltenham last week.

Albert Bartlett aim for Deputy Dan

March 5th, 2014

Oliver Sherwood has given a strong hint that his smart six-year-old Deputy Dan will run in the three-mile Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle at next week's Cheltenham Festival.

Oliver Sherwood facing Deputy Dan deliberation

March 4th, 2014

Oliver Sherwood plans to make a late decision on which race Deputy Dan will contest at next week's Cheltenham Festival.

Deputy Dan could pay a visit to Newbury

February 28th, 2014

Deputy Dan could pay a visit to Newbury on Sunday with trainer Oliver Sherwood still to make a decision about his Cheltenham Festival target.

Deputy Dan's Cheltenham Festival target undecided

January 28th, 2014

Oliver Sherwood will leave a decision over Deputy Dan's Cheltenham Festival target until much nearer the time.

Oliver Sherwood has given an upbeat bulletin on Deputy Dan

January 13th, 2014

Deputy Dan ran out an impressive winner of the Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle at Warwick on Saturday to record his fourth win in seven career starts.

Deputy Dan suffers serious cut in victory

January 12th, 2014

Oliver Sherwood is hopeful Deputy Dan will recover quickly from a nasty cut suffered during his impressive display at Warwick on Saturday.

Deputy Dan out of this world

January 11th, 2014

Deputy Dan (5/2) was too good for his rivals in the Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle at Warwick.