remittance man

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Remaining a popular choice when Henderson needed a jockey, he won the Queen Mother Champion Chase on Remittance Man for his former boss in 1992 and enjoyed further Cheltenham Festival success for Henderson aboard the likes of Flown, Remittance Man and Travado.
The years without a win in front of the massed Irish punters hurt him - and the memory of a tumble on Remittance Man, the best jumper around at the time, in the 1994 Queen Mother Championship Chase still haunts him.
Henderson saddled Remittance Man (1991), Travado (1993) and Tiutchev (2000) for Arkle glory.
Admittedly most of Henderson's greatest earners have been hurdlers, but the likes of Remittance Man and Fondmort have passed through his Lambourn stables.
com Novices' Chase - better known as the Wayward Lad - with some great names over the years like Remittance Man, Fondmort, Caracciola and Jack The Giant and he struck again with Riverside Theatre.
Retained by the powerful Nicky Henderson stable, he has ridden many talented chasers including Raymylette, Remittance Man, Travado, Tiutchev, Get Real, Bacchanal and Marlborough.
The years without a win in front of the massed Irish punters have hurt him - and the memory of a tumble on Remittance Man, the best jumper around in the 1994 Queen Mother Champion Chase, haunts him.
Remittance Man The brilliant two-miler was a nervous type who benefited hugely from having a sheep named Nobby to keep him company in his box.
For years he was king of the Cheltenham Festival, where the likes of triple Champion Hurdler See You Then, top chaser Remittance Man and 80s favourite The Tsarevich made the Henderson team feared by all rivals.
Sprinter Sacre is reminiscent of Henderson's Remittance Man two decades earlier, who went straight from novice company to land the Queen
THOSE who filled their boots on Remittance Man at odds of 1 to 5 for the Peterborough Chase are left filling their breeks as Jimmy Fitzgerald's Uncle Ernie ranges upsides the Henderson horse at the last.
The previous day I had fallen on Remittance Man and thought my chance of having a big winner at Cheltenham had gone.
IT WAS sad to read in the Racing Post of Tim Collins' death, which brought back memories of 1992 when Remittance Man won the Queen Mother Champion Chase.
Being the first of the shortpriced so-called 'bankers' to run at this year's festival then there will be a certain amount of pressure on Nicky Henderson to give punters an early tonic, but the Seven Barrows yard have been responsible for three previous winners of this race, including one that I rode - Remittance Man, and he assures me the horse's preparation could not have gone any better.
IN a warm up for his successful tilt at the Champion Chase Nicky Henderson's Remittance Man (R Dunwoody) makes short work of Captain Dibble (P Scudamore) in the Arlington Chase.