By Simon Clifford.
With 2013 at an end, will 2014 be able to match what the past 12 months has served up? One thing’s for sure, 2014 certainly has a hard act to follow.
2013 has left us with lots of exciting possibilities. With Tony McCoy reaching 4000 winners, can he go now on to bigger and better things? Can Joseph O’Brien claim another Irish Jockeys title or will he upstaged by the likes of Murtagh or Smullen.
Can trainer Aidan O’Brien win another trainer’s title and take Irish racing on to the world stage like he did in the Breeders Cup in 2013. The trainer had a brilliant year.
2014 promises to be as good, if not better, than 2013, so what have the next 12 months got in store for us?
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