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Bashboy Still A Chance For Overseas Trip Despite Australian Steeplechase Defeat

Bashboy Still A Chance For Overseas Trip Despite Australian Steeplechase Defeat

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed that Australian jumps racing superstar Bashboy is still a chance to race overseas despite his upset loss in the Australian Steeplechase (3900m) at Sandown today. Bashboy was set the mammoth task of carrying 74.5kg, compared to the 64kg carried by the rest of the field, and the heavy weight clearly took…

Bashboy To Face Five Rivals In The Australian Steeplechase

Bashboy To Face Five Rivals In The Australian Steeplechase

Undefeated Australian jumps racing champion Bashboy will face five rivals when he aims to win his first Australian Steeplechase (3900m) title at Sandown tomorrow. The ten-year-old gelding has been flawless in steeplechase races this campaign, recording comfortable wins in the Mosstrooper Steeplechase (3600m), Hackeray Quality Steeplechase (3450m) and Crisp Steeplechase (3900m) before carrying a mammoth 72.5kg…

2013 Grand National Steeplechase Nominations Released

2013 Grand National Steeplechase Nominations Released

The nominations for the 2013 Grand National Steeplechase (4500m) are headlined by undefeated jumper Bashboy who will be aiming for his second straight victory in the $250,000 race at Sandown on Sunday. Bashboy will face a maximum of six other runners with the reigning Australian Jumper of the Year appearing to have a stranglehold on the…

2013 Crisp Steeplechase Results – Bashboy Extends Winning Streak

2013 Crisp Steeplechase Results – Bashboy Extends Winning Streak

Australia’s leading steeplechaser Bashboy has extended his winning streak over jumps to six races in a row with his comfortable victory in the Crisp Steeplechase (3900m) at Sandown on Saturday. Jockey Steven Pateman rode Bashboy just off the pace and the nine-year-old raced away when asked for an extra effort just after the penultimate jump to…