Category Archives: The Racing Week That Was

Seddon Joins The Galaxy Horse Racing Syndicate Team

The Galaxy Horse Racing Syndicate are delighted to announce the purchase of Seddon from The McNeill Family. Seddon is the Galaxy Horse Racing Syndicates' first National Hunt Horse. Seddon will mix it between Hurdles and Fences. A five-time career winner who has won one bumper, two hurdle races as well as two chases. Seddon in 23…
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Buveur D’Air to enjoy well-earned retirement

Nicky Henderson paid a heartfelt tribute to Buveur D'Air after connections confirmed the dual Champion Hurdle winner’s retirement. The JP McManus-owned gelding claimed the two-mile hurdling crown at Cheltenham in 2017 and 2018 – and may well have completed the hat-trick the following year but for falling at the third flight. The 11-year-old won 17…
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Statuette Stars In Airlie Stud Stakes

Aidan O'Brien expressed his delight with Statuette as she took her record to two from two with a determined victory for Group Two honours in the Airlie Stud Stakes at the Curragh. So impressive first time out, the daughter of American Triple Crown hero Justify was more workmanlike on this occasion. Sat just off the…
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Westover surges to Irish Derby triumph

Westover turned the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby into a procession with a dominant display at the Curragh. Thought by many to be an unlucky third at Epsom behind Desert Crown, Rob Hornby had been replaced by Ireland's champion jockey Colin Keane for his Classic assignment. Keane was intent on not letting the early pace-setter…
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