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Thread: Equine Retirements, Long Term Injuries and Departures

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    Horrible fall very sad looked like he was coming to win the race.

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    Stargazer broke his pelvis during the Chester Cup but is expected to make a full recovery.

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    Contingent broke a leg on the gallops and no longer with us.

    Gutted as had high hopes for her.
    All comers, all grounds, all beaten!

    This perfect mix of poetry and destruction.

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    Big Orange out for season

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    Kingsbarns (colic)

    RIP

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    Sir Des Champs died yesterday.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diamond Geezer View Post
    Sir Des Champs died yesterday.
    Shame. He was a very good horse on his day.
    "Beat the price and lose. It's what we do".

    SlimChance, March 2018

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    Loved his effortless win in the mist in the JLT at the festival.

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    Looked like he had the world at his feet post JLT. Go easy fella.
    Some people say heís the best since Arkle and thatís certainly true when you look at what heís done

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    Not been on here in a while, but just passing on that sadly my old friend and forum friend Stargazy passed away at the end of March this year of a heart attack. I know in the old days of the forum, he had a friendly following and gave me some amazing times and thought I would just pass on so everyone knew. Hope everyone is well.

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    Sad news, Chris.

    I hope you are well.
    Ah! but a man's reach should exceed his grasp......

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    Sorry to see this Chris - thank goodness you got him back!!


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    Thanks for letting us know Chris. He was indeed well liked on here. Sad news.

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    Cole Harden retired

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