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  • Garde La Victoire (FR)

  • Age: 9 (Foaled April 21st, 2009)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: Kapgarde (FR) - Next Victory (FR) (Akarad (FR))
  • Trainer: P J Hobbs
  • Owner: Mrs Diana L Whateley

News Clippings

Sir Valentino digs for Gold

November 1st, 2016

Sir Valentino dug deep to edge out hot-favourite Garde La Victoire in the 188Bet Haldon Gold Cup at Exeter on Tuesday.

Philip Hobbs' duo Garde La Victoire and Rock The Kasbah set for Cheltenham

February 29th, 2016

Philip Hobbs will leave it as late as possible before deciding which race Garde La Victoire will run in at the Cheltenham Festival.

Garde La Victoire eyes JLT not Arkle at Cheltenham Festival

February 2nd, 2016

Philip Hobbs will consider letting Garde La Victoire step up in distance at Cheltenham next month to avoid a clash with the brilliant Douvan in the Arkle Trophy.

Garde La Victoire gets 3000th jumps winner up for Richard Johnson

January 12th, 2016

Richard Johnson notched up his 3000th winner under National Hunt rules when Garde La Victoire won at Ludlow on Tuesday.

Philip Hobbs plans for stable stars including Garde La Victoire

November 17th, 2015

Trainer Philip Hobbs and jockey Richard Johnson have differing views on Garde La Victoire's preferred distance following his second victory over fences at Cheltenham on Sunday.

Garde La Victoire made winning chase debut at Uttoxeter

October 30th, 2015

High-class hurdler Garde La Victoire made a successful start to his career over fences with a workmanlike display in the Beginners Chase at Uttoxeter.

Richard Johnson looking forward to Garde La Victoire chasing debut

October 26th, 2015

Richard Johnson is looking forward to Garde La Victoire's chasing debut this week, with the Arkle the long-term objective this season.

Garde La Victoire wins for Hobbs and Johnson in Greatwood Hurdle

November 16th, 2014

Garde La Victoire put the seal on a hugely-successful Open Meeting for Philip Hobbs when taking the Stan James Greatwood Hurdle at 10/1 under an inspired frontrunning ride Richard Johnson.

Garde La Victoire ran out a convincing winner at Warwick

November 20th, 2013

Garde La Victoire ran out a convincing winner of the I'm A Celeb Slot Only At 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle at Warwick.