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Ruby Walsh: 'Hurricane Fly is the best hurdler I have ever ridden'

By Simon Jackson.

Ruby Walsh has paid tribute to Hurricane Fly following news of the 11-year-olds retirement after a career that amassed a record 22 Grade 1 victories. 413 more words

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Kauto Star ashes may be buried at Kempton Park on Boxing Day

By Simon Jackson.

Boxing Day at Kempton Park has been suggested as a possible date to bury the ashes of Kauto Star who died this month after sustaining injuries in a paddock accident. 314 more words


Our kingdom in horses

When Greg Wood wrote in The Guardian that Kauto Star was “the first, and greatest, star of National Hunt (racing)’s modern era” I thought to myself at first: wasn’t that… 1,947 more words

Farewell Kauto Star. Racing's most important horse of the 21st Century.

Yesterday, 30th of June 2015 , was a desperately sad day for racing with the announcement of the death of Kauto Star. The 15 year old had been retired since pulling up in the 2012 Gold Cup at Cheltenham and in the ensuing three years he’d controversially embarked on a new career in dressage. 2,292 more words

Today on Twitter – Tuesday 30 June

Today on Twitter there was a sad story trending. British eventer Laura Collett announced that racing champion Kauto Star had been put to sleep after sustaining an injury in the field. 224 more words

Kauto Star

R.I.P. Kauto Star

I cant belive it………

RIP you beautiful, incredible legend, the neighing stops today but you will never ever be forgotten xxxx pic.twitter.com/EAQIXBGWPU

— Kauto Star (@KingKautoV) …

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