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  • Houblon Des Obeaux (FR)

  • Age: 8 (Foaled March 5th, 2007)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: Panoramic (GB) - Harkosa (FR) (Nikos (GB))
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Owner: Mrs Julian Blackwell

News Clippings

Denman date for Houblon Des Obeaux

January 28th, 2015

Houblon Des Obeaux is on target for the Denman Chase at Newbury next weekend.

Aidan Coleman: Houblon Des Obeaux can hold his own in the best company

December 2nd, 2014

Aidan Coleman is hoping Houblon Des Obeaux can show he is capable of holding his own in the best company following his classy effort to finish second under top weight in the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury on Saturday.

Many Clouds wins Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury

November 29th, 2014

Oliver Sherwood bridged a 24-year gap when landing his second triumph in the Hennessy Gold Cup as a brave Many Clouds outstayed his rivals to lift the Newbury showpiece.

Houblon Des Obeaux denies Cedre Bleu at Ascot

December 21st, 2013

Houblon Des Obeaux valiantly justified 6/4 favouritism in the Mappin & Webb Silver Cup Handicap Chase at Ascot.

Houblon Des Obeaux lands big race double for Venetia Williams

November 2nd, 2013

Houblon Des Obeaux (12/1) completed a big race double for Venetia Williams in the United House Gold Cup Handicap Chase at Ascot.

Houblon Des Obeaux made every yard to win the Rising Stars Novices' Chase at Wincanton

November 10th, 2012

Houblon Des Obeaux (9-1) continued Venetia Williams' good start to the season in the totepool Rising Stars Novices' Chase at Wincanton.

Sporting life for Houblon

January 1st, 2012

Houblon Des Obeaux beat Kayf Aramis in a thrilling finish to the sportinglife.com Handicap Hurdle at Cheltenham on Sunday.

Master of them Hall

February 19th, 2011

Nic Doggett analyses the big-race action from Saturday afternoon - including the Betfair Ascot Chase and the Kingwell Hurdle.