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The Cossack primed for Te Rapa feature

In the world of New Zealand horse racing, Hastings trainer Paul Nelson has a decorated career, but one prestigious trophy has remained elusive on his mantlepiece – the Great Northern Steeplechase. Nelson, who joined forces with long-time stable member Corrina McDougal in 2019, has already achieved significant success, including a Jumps Trainer's Premiership for the[...]
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Phelan lifts No Tip to victory

Champion jumps trainers Paul Nelson and Corrina McDougal took out the jumping features on Sunday at Te Rapa, headlined by No Tip's thrilling victory in the CLC Pakuranga Hunt Cup (4800m). The 11-year-old gelding came with a perfectly-timed run under Shaun Phelan to prevail by the barest of margins over high-class mare Magic Wonder, who[...]
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Fabulous four for Nelson and McDougal

The local New Zealand training partnership of Paul Nelson and Corrina McDougal dominated proceedings at Hastings on Saturday, winning all four jumping races on the card including the two feature events. After promising hurdler Noess kicked off the day with a gritty win for rider Shaun Phelan, it was champion jumper The Cossack who provided[...]
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Clash of the titans at Hastings

This weekend is brewing to be an exciting one for New Zealand jumps fans, with top-class hurdlers The Cossack and Dr Hank going head-to-head in the Te Whangai Romney's Hawke's Bay Hurdle (3100m) at Hastings on Saturday. Leading jumps jockey Shaun Phelan regularly partners both horses, but has opted for The Cossack on Saturday, citing[...]
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