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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 …

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 …

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 …

Pateman After Another Grand National Record

Pateman After Another Grand National Record

25 Jul, 2013

Just a fortnight after setting a metric weight-carrying record on Black And Bent in the Grand National Hurdle (3900m), leading jumps jockey Steven Pateman is out to do it again with Bashboy in the Grand National Steeplechase (4500m) at Sandown on Sunday.

Bashboy will break a metric weight-carrying record if he wins the Grand National …

Bashboy Out To Continue Flawless Warrnambool Record

Bashboy Out To Continue Flawless Warrnambool Record

18 Jun, 2013

Current Jumper of the Year, Bashboy, will take his place in the $100,000 Thackeray Steeplechase at Warrnambool racecourse next Sunday.

Trainer Ciaron Maher was spurred on by the nine-year-old’s last start 12 length win in the $100,000 Mosstrooper Steeplechase at Bendigo on June 16.

Bashboy’s last excursion to Warrnambool resulted in 20.5 length win in …