chris cook

@claimsfive

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

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The giant portrait of Istabraq by the artist Nicola Russell is unveiled at Punchestown

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Istabraq looking like he just retired when he was here at Punchestown on Tuesday

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Frankel and Tom Queally enter the winner's enclosure

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Frankel's minder stares down would-be photographers

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The real thing. Come racing and meet Monsignor, twice a Cheltenham Festival winner

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This, obviously, is Cockney Rebel

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Sea The Stars 3

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Another Sea The Stars

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Three of the painted horses are variations on Sea The Stars

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This one has been vandalised by some chap signing his name on it

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Some painted horses await racegoers at Newmarket today

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Sandown's watering machine on the sprint track this morning

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Ballabriggs at Sandown today

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Denman at Sandown today

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Are there any horses & jockeys this week who might earn a statue like this?

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Golden Miller waits to see who comes into the winner's enclosure this week

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Grands Crus at David Pipe's yard this morning

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They're washing the grandstand windows at Cheltenham. Is there a big day coming up?

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The Twiston-Davies bus, abandoned in a field after getting stuck in the mud

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Beat The Boys on Nigel Twiston-Davies' gallops

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