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Irish challengers line up to thwart Henderson’s hat-trick bidt

A BIG Irish challenge is expected for Newbury’s Hennessy Gold Cup on after the early declarations for the big race on November 29A total of 58 hoses have been entered, the most since 2010, and they include last season’s runner-up to Bobs Worth in 2012, Mouse Morris’ First Lieutenant.

He heads the Irish contingent, which includes Irish champion trainer Willie Mullins’ quartet of Champagne Fever, Ballycasey, Djakadam and The Paparrazi Kid.

But all of the raiders will have to cope with Nicky Henderson’s entries. Having won the last two races, Henderson has last year’s winner Triolo D’Alene up for the £175,000 ...

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