chris cook

@claimsfive

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

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Who can this handsome beast be?

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Name that muddy marvel

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Who's this flamboyant hurdler?

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Viking Blond disappears up the gallops at Nigel Twiston-Davies' yard

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Swincombe Rock cantering up the gallops at Nigel Twiston-Davies' yard

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Billie Magern at Nigel Twiston-Davies' yard

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Horses and pressmen on dreich day at Nigel Twiston-Davies' yard

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Horses are washed down after cantering at Nicky Henderson's yard

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Lovely Berkshire backdrop as Master Of The Hall leads the rest of N Henderson's string up the gallops

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Long Run on Nicky Henderson's gallops this morning

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Mrs C with Denman

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Sea Pigeon winning here at Redcar in 1978

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And so this is Redcar

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Also on Mick's wall, a picture of the time he tried to kiss Ken Dodd

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Hoof It could be 1st G1 winner for 30 years for Mick Easterby tomorrow. Mick has this revealing sign on his wall

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This sign in the weighing room at Bath is clearly intended to make jockeys think they're colour-blind

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Carlisle racecourse is absolutely heaving. First ever racenight with only female jockeys

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If the runners come to the stands' side at Epsom tonight, they will disappear behind this #cunning

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In the office at Brighton, a wedding cake with 2 marzipan jockeys on top. Who's getting hitched?

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And so to Brighton, where the runners cross a road and approach a cliff under a radio mast while pulling up

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