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Minella Rocco - News Clippings

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Grand National 2018: Minella Rocco sharpening up his jumping with ...
Gloucestershire Live - Minella Rocco in the equine solarium. "
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Grand National news | Timeform

Grand National weights rise by 3 lb as Minella Rocco stands his ground
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Tony McCoy riding Minella Rocco clear the last to win The Physicool 'National Hunt'
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Minella Rocco came second at the Cheltenham Gold Cup
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March 2016 Minella Rocco with Derek O'Connor up on their way to winning
Cheltenham - Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 05:08 pm

Minella Rocco showed stamina in abundance to run out a gutsy winner of the 146th Year Of The National Hunt Chase Challenge Cup over four miles and 25 fences at Cheltenham. Taking it up at the final fence, the JP McManus-owned Minella Rocco (8-1) kept on resolutely and, despite running around up the hill, went on to score by a length and a quarter from Native River.

O'Connor, winning the race a second time, said: "The horse gave me a tremendous ride - he was as brave as a lion. "I don't think anyone can ever question his jumping ever again as he was big, brave and bold.

"He has a huge amount of potential going forward. "It's a fairytale."
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Derek O'Connor riding Minella Rocco to win the National Hunt Steeple Chase Challenge Cup
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Grand National favourite Minella Rocco - Betfair Betting

Cheltenham Gold Cup runner-up Minella Rocco has his sights set on the 2018 Grand National
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The Sportsman

Minella Rocco Tops Grand National Weights
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Grand National 2018 runners: Complete guide to every runner at ...Metro - Minella Rocco 8-y-o 11st 10lbs
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Racing Post

Minella Rocco: Colin Bowe thinks he looks good value at 20-1