chris cook

@claimsfive

Write about horse racing for The Guardian. Just looking for the next winner

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Anyone remember Bunbury Cup winner Atavus? Working today as George Margarson's hack on the Newmarket gallops

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Monbeg Dude with trainer Michael Scudamore up (a bit closer to the camera this time)

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Monbeg Dude sets off up the gallops this morning in lovely Herefordshire countryside

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Rocky Creek after this morning's work at Wincanton

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Tidal Bay after this morning's work

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Tidal Bay (nearside) and Rocky Creek galloping at Wincanton this morning. Sam Twiston-Davies + Noel Fehily rode

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Captain Conan, a Champion Chase contender

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Grandouet, subject of encouraging reports from the trainer

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Oscar Whisky giving his lass the runaround at Seven Barrows

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Bobs Worth and My Tent Or Yours pose with the trainer

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Bobs Worth finds the camera

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Sprinter Sacre at Nicky Henderson's Lambourn yard today

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Annie Power having been washed down post-exercise at Willie Mullins' yard

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Horses work on Willie Mullins' circular gallop in County Carlow

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Champagne Fever + Ruby Walsh among those splashing through the river after work at Willie Mullins' yard

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Soft play at Ascot - bring your kids! (Unless that defeats the point of coming here . . .)

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Obligatory shot of Grand National trainers crossing the zebra at Abbey Road

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Proof that power has changed hands at the Richard Hannon yard

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Dynaste posing at David Pipe's yard near Taunton

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Spinning round Colin Tizzard's circular canter in crepuscular light

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