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Olly Murphy riding high as Britain’s newest trainer after quick double

• The 25-year-old sent out winner at Brighton with his first runner
• Frankie Dettori will make a low-key comeback at Newmarket

Britain’s newest trainer, Warwickshire-based Olly Murphy, is, at 25, also one of the youngest and has immediately become one of the hottest, too. His very first runner proved to be a winner when Dove Mountain scored at Brighton last week and the first two he sent over jumps finished first and second at Market Rasen on Sunday, the winner defying odds of 16-1.

“We’ve had a magic start,” Murphy said on Tuesday as he drove to the races. “It’s been the kind of thing we could only have dreamt of. It’s all about keeping the momentum going now, keeping the head down and moving forward.”

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