chris cook

@claimsfive

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

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Frankie Dettori's statue appears poised to pounce on the well-dressed folk as they enter

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This lady is hoping that electric pink is making a comeback

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Maria Magri, an Italian visitor to Ascot, is trying to blend in with the Brits

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Yeats, newly unveiled, presides over the paddock

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The vanquished Goldikova

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Canford Cliffs has a deserved drink

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Yeats is shy. Give him a big cheer, everybody, and maybe he'll come out from under the rug

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Statue of 4-times Gold Cup winner Yeats about to be unveiled here. Pics at track show him be lowered into place

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"Peacock lady" proves popular with the fashion photographers

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The French Revolution look appears to be in. Remind me what happened to Marie Antoinette?

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Here's your Derby winner, looking handsome (or wilful, if your glass is half-empty)

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Overdose leaves the racecourse stables at Haydock

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Overdose is washed down after cantering this morning

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Overdose at Amanda Perrett's yard in Sussex this morning

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Grandouet looking like a future chaser in the Punchestown paddock

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Wish I'd been at Punchestown to see James Bond leading in his La Touche winner

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Quevega bravely faces the rain in the pre-parade ring

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. . . and Kauto Star after yesterday's race

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Kauto Star before yesterday's race at Punchestown . . .

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A giant portrait of Istabraq by the artist Nicola Russell, unveiled at Punchestown this week

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