Today's racecards

Search Profiles:

  • D G Bridgwater

News Clippings

Gold Cup third The Giant Bolster finished for season

March 15th, 2014

The Giant Bolster is unlikely to run again this season after finishing a gallant third in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Fairyhouse could be a possible target for Eider hero Wyck Hill

February 26th, 2014

David Bridgwater is likely to make Fairyhouse the target for last weekend's Betfred Eider hero Wyck Hill if his Aintree dream fails to materialise.

The Giant Bolster steeled for Gold Cup return

February 21st, 2014

Trainer David Bridgwater is counting down the days until The Giant Bolster has a third stab at the Cheltenham Gold Cup.

The Giant Bolster wins the Argento Chase at Cheltenham

January 25th, 2014

The Giant Bolster bounced back to form in the Argento Chase at Cheltenham under Tom Scudamore.

The Giant Bolster bids to return to form in the Argento Chase at Cheltenham

January 23rd, 2014

Owner Simon Hunt accepts The Giant Bolster has "not really come to himself this season" ahead of his return to Cheltenham.

The Giant Bolster bids to get back on track at Aintree on Saturday

December 3rd, 2013

David Bridgwater hopes The Giant Bolster can redeem himself in the Betfred "Hat Trick Heaven" Chase at Aintree on Saturday.

Wyck Hill has been confirmed as on course for the Becher Chase

December 3rd, 2013

David Bridgwater has no concerns about Wyck Hill taking to the Grand National fences in the Betfred Becher Handicap Chase at Aintree on Saturday.

Wyck Hill will test his powers over the Grand National fences

November 20th, 2013

Wyck Hill will test his powers over the Grand National fences in the Becher Chase at Aintree on December 7.

The Giant Bolster is likely to have a new jockey on board when he lines up in the Betfair Chase

November 19th, 2013

The Giant Bolster is likely to have a new jockey on board when he lines up in the Betfair Chase at Haydock on Saturday.

The Giant Bolster to miss Charlie Hall at Wetherby

October 29th, 2013

The Giant Bolster has been ruled out of Saturday's bet365 Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby after suffering a minor setback.

Wyck Hill runs at Punchestown rather than Sandown

April 24th, 2013

Wyck Hill will miss the bet365 Gold Cup at Sandown on Saturday in favour of a run at the Punchestown Festival on the same afternoon.

The Giant Bolster could run next at either Aintree or Punchestown

March 17th, 2013

The Giant Bolster could run at either Aintree or Punchestown following another superb effort in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Wyck Hill returned "very sore" after his run in the Racing Plus Chase

February 24th, 2013

Wyck Hill must recover from a cut leg if he is to run in the Cheltenham Festival or the John Smith's Grand National.

The Giant Bolster has options over the weekend

February 4th, 2013

The Giant Bolster has options over the weekend as David Bridgwater is eager to get his stable star back on the track.

Bridgwater happy to wait with Bolster

January 28th, 2013

David Bridgwater was glad to have sidestepped a gruelling renewal of the Argento Chase at Cheltenham on Saturday with The Giant Bolster.

Katenko boost for Bridgwater

January 28th, 2013

David Bridgwater was delighted to see Katenko boost the form of Wyck Hill at Cheltenham over the weekend.

Wyck Hill has Gold Cup option

January 8th, 2013

David Bridgwater has entered Wyck Hill in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup after his form received a major boost last weekend.

The Giant Bolster is set to bid for redemption in the Argento Chase

January 3rd, 2013

David Bridgwater is keeping his fingers crossed The Giant Bolster can get his season back on track in the Argento Chase at Cheltenham at the end of the month.

Scudamore and McCoy in frame to ride Gold Cup second at Kempton

December 22nd, 2012

David Bridgwater could turn to Tony McCoy for The Giant Bolster in the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day.

Wyck Hill could take his chance in the Coral Welsh National at Chepstow

December 10th, 2012

David Bridgwater will take his time before deciding whether Wyck Hill will take his chance in the Coral Welsh National on December 27.