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  • The Last Samuri (IRE)

  • Age: 9 (Foaled April 18th, 2008)
  • Sex: Chestnut Gelding
  • Breeding: Flemensfirth (USA) - Howaboutthis (IRE) (Oscar (IRE))
  • Trainer: K C Bailey
  • Owner: Paul & Clare Rooney

News Clippings

Charbel could warm up for Cheltenham Festival at Musselburgh

January 12th, 2017

Charbel could warm up for his return to the Cheltenham Festival with a run at Musselburgh next month.

Aintree Grand National hope Three Faces West injured

January 3rd, 2017

Grand National contender Three Faces West has been ruled out for the season with a suspensory problem.

Kim Bailey plots path to Aintree Grand National for The Last Samuri

December 5th, 2016

Kim Bailey will take a familiar route with this year's Grand National runner-up The Last Samuri after earmarking the BetBright Grimthorpe Chase at Doncaster as his next port of call.

Brian Hughes to ride Aintree Grand National second The Last Samuri

November 30th, 2016

Brian Hughes is looking forward to riding Grand National runner-up The Last Samuri in Saturday's Betfred Becher Chase at Aintree.

Kim Bailey may run The Last Samuri in Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury

November 8th, 2016

Trainer Kim Bailey may begrudgingly let The Last Samuri take his chance in the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury later this month.

Bailey looking at Down Royal raid for The Last Samuri

October 30th, 2016

Grand National runner-up The Last Samuri is set to make his seasonal reappearance in the Champion Chase at Down Royal next weekend.

Gilgamboa on course for Down Royal on November 5

October 19th, 2016

Grand National fourth Gilgamboa could make his seasonal debut in the Champion Chase at Down Royal on November 5 as long as the ground is suitable.

Charlie Hall at Wetherby at possible for The Last Samuri

August 30th, 2016

Kim Bailey's Grand National runner-up The Last Samuri could get his season under way in the Bet365 Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby.

Oliver Sherwood says he'd like to try and win the Grand National again with Many Clouds

April 10th, 2016

Oliver Sherwood is keen to give Many Clouds a third outing in the Grand National next season in a bid to regain his crown, should connections be in favour of such a plan.

Reaction from connections of placed horses in Grand National

April 9th, 2016

Reaction from connections of the horses placed behind Rule The World in the Crabbie's Grand National.

Kim Bailey sweet on Samuri

April 2nd, 2016

Kim Bailey recalls his last Gran National winner, Mr Frisk, ahead of The Last Samuri's bid for Aintree glory.

National hope The Last Samuri set for Grimthorpe Chase at Doncaster

March 2nd, 2016

The Last Samuri will complete his preparations for the Crabbie's Grand National in Saturday's BetBright Grimthorpe Chase Handicap Chase at Doncaster.

The Last Samuri cuts rivals down at Kelso

March 21st, 2015

The Last Samuri earned a possible tilt at the Scottish Grand National when defying his inexperience to score at Kelso.