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Walsh & Bashboy Take Out Grand National Steeplechase

Walsh & Bashboy Take Out Grand National Steeplechase

10 Aug, 2015

Legendary jockey Ruby Walsh combined with champion jumper Bashboy to record a heroic victory in the 2015 Grand National Steeplechase at Ballarat yesterday.

Bashboy stamped himself as one of the greatest horses in the history of Australian Jumps Racing with his Grand National Steeplecahse win. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Walsh made the trip …

Ruby Walsh To Ride Bashboy In Grand National

Ruby Walsh To Ride Bashboy In Grand National

6 Aug, 2015

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed that the world’s best jumps jockey Ruby Walsh will make the trip to Australia to ride Bashboy in the Grand National Steeplechase at Ballarat on Sunday.

Ruby Walsh will partner Bashboy in the 2015 Grand National Steeplechase at Ballarat on Sunday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Steven Pateman has …

Steeplechase Options For King Of Dudes Following Grand National Hurdle

Steeplechase Options For King Of Dudes Following Grand National Hurdle

13 Jul, 2015

Trainer Aaron Purcell has revealed both the Grand National Steeplechase and the JJ Houlahan Hurdle are both on the agenda for King Of Dudes following his victory in the 2015 Grand National Hurdle at Warrnambool yesterday afternoon.

King Of Dudes (inside at Flemington on June 28) recorded the biggest win of his racing career to …

Bashboy Returns With Thackeray Steeplechase Victory

Bashboy Returns With Thackeray Steeplechase Victory

15 Jun, 2015

Veteran jumper Bashboy produced an outstanding performance to return to jumps racing with a tough victory in the Thackeray Steeplechase at Warrnambool yesterday.

Bashboy (pictured winning the Crisp Steeplechase) returned to jumps racing with a tough victory in the 2015 Thackeray Steeplechase at Warrnambool. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Bashboy was having his first …

Wells Denies Bashboy Historic Grand National Steeplechase Win

Wells Denies Bashboy Historic Grand National Steeplechase Win

28 Jul, 2014

Talented gelding Wells denied champion jumper Bashboy an historic third victory in the Grand National Steeplechase (4500m) at Sandown yesterday.

Wells made his steeplechase debut with a tough win in the Grand National Steeplechase at Sandown on Sunday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Bashboy won the past two editions of the Grand National Steeplechase …

Bashboy To Face Four Rivals In Grand National Steeplechase

Bashboy To Face Four Rivals In Grand National Steeplechase

24 Jul, 2014

Champion jumper Bashboy will have four rivals at Sandown on Sunday when he attempts to become the first horse in history to win the Grand National Steeplechase for the third time.

Bashboy will carry the top weight of 74.5 kilograms in the 2014 Grand National Steeplechase on Sunday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Bashboy …

Bashboy To Grand National Steeplechase

Bashboy To Grand National Steeplechase

14 Jul, 2014

Champion jumper Bashboy will have the opportunity to win the 2014 Grand National Steeplechase for the third year in a row after he took out the Crisp Steeplechase (3900m) in impressive fashion at Sandown yesterday.

Bashboy was far too good for the rest of the field in the 2014 Crisp Steeplechase at Sandown yesterday. Photo …

Bashboy A Chance For Australian Steeplechase

Bashboy A Chance For Australian Steeplechase

30 Jul, 2013

Jumps racing champion Bashboy is a chance to contest the rescheduled Australian Steeplechase (3900m) that will be run at Sandown on Wednesday August 28.

Grand National winner Bashboy is a chance to contest the Grand National Steeplechase next month. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Bashboy was nominated to contest the race in June but …

Overseas campaign could be back on the agenda for Bashboy

Overseas campaign could be back on the agenda for Bashboy

29 Jul, 2013

A change of heart by connections could see Bashboy continue his jumping career overseas after the nine year old scored back to back wins in the $250,000 Grand National Steeplechase (4500m) at Sportingbet Park Sandown on Sunday.

Trainer Ciaron Maher will consider an overseas campaign for jumper Bashboy.Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Prior to …

Bashboy to finish jumping career in Australia

Bashboy to finish jumping career in Australia

26 Jul, 2013

Champion steeplechaser Bashboy will finish his jumping career in Australia even if he collects back to back wins in the $250,000 Grand National Steeplechase (4500m) at Sportingbet Park Sandown on Sunday.

Bashboy is a clear winner in the Crisp Steeple at Sandown. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Bashboy’s great jumping record had generated discussion …