chris cook

@claimsfive

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

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Haydock statues 3: Kauto Star

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Haydock statues 2: Lester Piggott

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Haydock statues in order of impressiveness: 1 Be Friendly

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Broadbackbob, about to make his chasing debut here at Plumpton

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Big Buck's at Exeter, on his way out for a racecourse gallop

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The view out the back of Kieran Burke's yard in Ash. This is jumping country

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Big Casino at Keiran Burke's, an enormous, unraced 6yo entered in a Ludlow bumper on Thursday

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Hunt Ball at Keiran Burke's yard in Ash this morning

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Hinterland

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Cue Card!

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Menorah

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Edgardo Sol in the Exeter paddock

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Runners in the paddock at Windsor for their last race of the year the other day

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Fence B

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Fence A

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If you were stuck in traffic on Kingston Bridge today, this may be why. He waddled the whole length of the bridge

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The after-racing party in Kempton's paddock on Saturday. V enjoyable and it was just a DJ. Who needs Jessie J?

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Pacha Du Polder is Kauto Star's new neighbour, following the departure of Denman

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Kauto Star in his box today. He's been back at Ditcheat for 6 days since his summer holiday

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Just 7 more racedays and then Folkestone will look like this for evermore

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