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Buveur D’Air and  Barry Geraghty pull clear of Samcro and Jack Kennedy to win the Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Necastle. Photograph: Richard Sellers/PA

Dual champion Buveur D’Air was a hugely impressive winner of the BetVictor Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle. Nicky Henderson’s seven-year-old hande(...)

Samcro looks set to take on Buveur D’Air at Newcastle. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Jockey Jack Kennedy believes the Newcastle track can play to Samcro’s strengths when Michael O’Leary’s hugely exciting young star faces the biggest te(...)

Samcro was pulled out the Morgiana Hurdle with the goung considered too quick. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Samcro has been ruled out of Sunday’s Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown. Gordon Elliott had repeatedly stated throughout the week that last seaso(...)

Gordon Elliott has confirmed Samcro will stay over hurdles for the coming season. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Samcro is set to make his seasonal reappearance in the WKD Hurdle at Down Royal on Friday after trainer Gordon Elliott confirmed his stable star will (...)

Jack Kennedy and Samcro after victory in the 2018 Ballymore at Cheltenham. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

A final decision on whether Samcro goes chasing or stays over hurdles this season has yet to be made and a call on whether or not he returns at Down R(...)