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  • Backspin (IRE)

  • Age: 6 (Foaled March 10th, 2005)
  • Sex: Chestnut Gelding
  • Breeding: Flemensfirth (USA) - Oscars Princess (IRE) (Oscar (IRE))
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Owner: Mr John P McManus

News Clippings

Festival hope Backspin dies

March 2nd, 2011

The very useful novice hurdler Backspin has sadly died after suffering a suspected heart attack on Tuesday night.

No excuse for Backspin

February 1st, 2011

Connections of Backspin have been left scratching their heads after his display at Cheltenham on Saturday afternoon.

Festival prep for Backspin

December 30th, 2010

Impressive Challow Hurdle winner Backspin is likely to have one more run to gain extra experience ahead of the Cheltenham Festival.

Backspin the Challow ace

December 29th, 2010

Backspin, trained by Jonjo O'Neill and ridden by Tony McCoy, was an impressive winner of the Challow Hurdle at Newbury.