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  • Harry Topper

  • Age: 8 (Foaled April 5th, 2007)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: Sir Harry Lewis - Indeed To Goodness (Welsh Term)
  • Trainer: K C Bailey
  • Owner: Mr A N Solomons

News Clippings

Harry Topper season looks at an end

February 9th, 2015

Harry Topper's season looks to be over after he returned "sore" following his run in the Denman Chase at Newbury on Saturday.

Harry Topper in line for Denman defence at Newbury

February 3rd, 2015

Last year's winner Harry Topper and exciting novice Coneygree are two of the star names among nine in contention for Saturday's Betfair Denman Chase at Newbury.

Plans on hold for Harry Topper according to trainer Kim Bailey

December 17th, 2014

Kim Bailey says Harry Topper will not run at Leopardstown or Chepstow over the Christmas period.

Ground key to Harry Topper target over Christmas

December 11th, 2014

Wherever the weather is wettest between Wales and Ireland will dictate Harry Topper's Christmas target.

Testing going essential for Harry Topper after Haydock flop

November 24th, 2014

Kim Bailey is considering a crack at either the Coral Welsh National or the Lexus Chase next with Harry Topper.

Betfair Chase: Harry heading for Haydock

November 3rd, 2014

Harry Topper is set to make his seasonal reappearance in the Betfair Chase at Haydock later this month.

Harry Topper is likely to miss the Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday

March 10th, 2014

Harry Topper appears increasingly likely to sidestep Friday's Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup and instead line up in the Betfred Midlands Grand National a day later.

Kim Bailey: Harry Topper needs rain

March 5th, 2014

Having looked guaranteed to get his preferred soft ground for months, Kim Bailey will now be doing a rain dance to aid Harry Topper's chance in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday week.

Harry Topper runs out an easy winner of the Denman Chase

February 8th, 2014

Harry Topper, trained by Kim Bailey and ridden by Jason Maguire, ran out a wide-margin winner of the Betfair Deman Chase at Newbury.

Kim Bailey's Harry Topper on Cheltenham Gold Cup trail

January 26th, 2014

Kim Bailey remains keen on a tilt at the Cheltenham Gold Cup with Harry Topper after his good run in defeat in Saturday's Argento Chase.

Trials day test for Harry Topper

January 10th, 2014

Harry Topper will aim to earn secure a tilt at the Cheltenham Gold Cup when he heads to Prestbury Park for the Argento Chase on January 25.

Rain required for Harry Topper return

December 9th, 2013

Kim Bailey will wait for the return of more testing conditions before taking Harry Topper back to the track following his below-par effort on a sounder surface at Sandown last week.

Bailey looks to Sandown for Charlie Hall Chase winner Harry Topper

November 12th, 2013

Charlie Hall Chase winner Harry Topper is likely to have his next start in an intermediate chase at Sandown next month.

Harry Topper in tip-top shape following Charlie Halle

November 3rd, 2013

Trainer Kim Bailey reports Harry Topper to be in tip-top shape following his victory in the bet365 Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby on Saturday.

Harry Topper got the better of Wayward Prince to win the bet365 Charlie Hall Chase

November 2nd, 2013

Harry Topper got the better of a thrilling duel with Wayward Prince to win the bet365 Charlie Hall Chase, but Long Run produced probably the most disappointing effort of his distinguished steeplechasing career and finished well beaten.

Harry Topper latest name in Charlie Hall frame

October 23rd, 2013

Harry Topper is the latest big name to emerge as a potential runner in the £100,000 bet365 Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby on Saturday week.

Kim Bailey believes Harry Topper is "still learning"

February 11th, 2013

Kim Bailey remains cautious as to whether his star novice chaser Harry Topper will head to the Cheltenham Festival.

Harry Topper was an impressive winner of the Bathwick Tyres Taunton Graduation Chase at Exeter.

February 10th, 2013

Harry Topper maintained his upward curve with an impressive win in the Bathwick Tyres Taunton Graduation Chase at Exeter.

Kim Bailey has outlined plans for his star chaser Harry Topper

December 30th, 2012

Kim Bailey has revealed two possible options for his highly-regarded novice chaser Harry Topper.

Trainer rules out sending Harry Topper to the Cheltenham Festival this season

November 30th, 2012

Trainer Kim Bailey has ruled out sending Harry Topper to the Cheltenham Festival this season.