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Taaffe ponders Punchestown option

April 14th, 2014

The bet365 Gold Cup at Sandown and the Bibby Financial Services Ireland Punchestown Gold Cup are the two options under consideration for Argocat following his excellent run in defeat at Aintree earlier this month.

Argocat will skip Cheltenham in favour of Aintree

February 18th, 2014

Saturday's Red Mills Chase hero Argocat will skip the Cheltenham Festival and instead head straight for the Betfred Bowl at Aintree in April.

Argocat pounces at Gowran

February 15th, 2014

Outsider-of-four Argocat gave jockey Brian O'Connell another big-race success after Last Instalment in last weekend's Hennessy Gold Cup when gamely taking the Red Mills Chase at Gowran.

Bryan Cooper continued his relentless pursuit of winners in the feature Hugh McMahon Memorial Novice Chase at Limerick.

April 7th, 2013

Bryan Cooper continued his relentless pursuit of winners in the feature Hugh McMahon Memorial Novice Chase at Limerick.

Tom Taaffe targeting Grand National with Down Royal one-two

March 16th, 2013

Treacle and Ninetieth Minute look set to represent Tom Taaffe in the John Smith's Grand National after leading home a one-two for the trainer in the Daily Mirror Chase at Down Royal.

Lynch loyal to Treacle

March 25th, 2012

Tom Taaffe has been quick to secure the services of Andrew Lynch for the ride on Treacle in the John Smith's Grand National at Aintree next month.

Finger doubtful for Old Roan

October 19th, 2011

Finger Onthe Pulse is likely to miss the Betfred Monet's Garden Old Roan Chase at Aintree according to connections.

Taaffe gets classy new recruit

October 12th, 2011

The former Tom Tate-trained Distant Memories has moved to Tom Taaffe in Ireland to begin a new career over hurdles.

King braced for comeback

September 15th, 2008

Tom Taaffe is weighing up the options for Kicking King as the 2005 Cheltenham Gold Cup hero prepares to return to the track.