WATCH | Jessica Harrington shows Kevin Kilbane how to train race-winning horses

Kevin goes behind the scenes at the elite stables

BY Raf Diallo 14:51 Thursday 13 September 2018, 14:51 13 Sep 2018

During her career as a racehorse trainer, Jessica Harrington has produced her fair share of winners.

Alpha Centauri and 2017 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Sizing John to name a few, with the latter part of a hat-trick of successes. So what's the secret to training winning horses at the elite level?

Our own Kevin Kilbane headed down to Harrington's stables and HQ to find out, meeting the successful trainer herself and the team behind the scenes at Commonstown Stables in Moone, Co Kildare, including assistant trainer Kate Harrington.

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