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Ryanair: Un De Sceaux very special for Walsh and Mullins

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
UN DE SCEAUX avenged his defeat in last year's Champion Chase by winning the Ryanair Chase in spectacular fashion under Ruby Walsh. Read More...

Ryanair: Un De Sceaux special for Walsh and Mullins

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
UN DE SCEAUX avenged his defeat in last year's Champion Chase by winning the Ryanair Chase in spectacular fashion under Ruby Walsh. Read More...

Pertemps: Percy delivers in style despite handicap rise

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
PRESENTING PERCY, the horse which trainer Patrick Kelly, owner Philip Reynolds and jockey Davy Russell called BHA chief handicapper Phil Smith every name under the sun for his harsh treatment, ran away with the Pertemps. Read More...

JLT: Yorkhill opens floodgates for Walsh and Mullins

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT WAS a long time coming, but that made it all the sweeter when Yorkhill finally delivered for Cheltenham's dominant pair after 25 successive festival losers for the stable. Read More...

Mullins and Walsh off the mark as Yorkhill strikes in JLT

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE winner Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh - so often the dominant pair at the Cheltenham Festival - were waiting for to get off the mark at this year's meeting arrived when enigmatic Yorkhill landed Thursday's JLT Novices' Chase. Read More...

JLT: Mullins and Walsh off the mark as Yorkhill strikes

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE winner Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh - so often the dominant pair at the Cheltenham Festival - craved at this year's meeting arrived when the enigmatic Yorkhill landed Thursday's JLT Novices' Chase. Read More...

Douvan set for MRI scan after Champion Chase flop

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DOUVAN, who was found to be lame after flopping in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase on Wednesday, will undergo an MRI scan on Thursday to try to source the problem. Read More...

Well-regarded Death Duty faces 14 in Albert Bartlett

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
GORDON ELLIOTT has never hidden his admiration for Death Duty and the horse he rates as the best novice hurdler he has ever trained will face 14 rivals in Friday's Albert Bartlett at the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

In-form Fehily to ride Minella Rocco in Gold Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NOEL FEHILY, whose Cheltenham Festival is going better than perhaps he could ever have imagined, might find things getting even sweeter after it was confirmed he would ride Minella Rocco in Friday's Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. Read More...

In-form Fehily to ride Minella Rocco in Cheltenham Gold Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NOEL FEHILY, whose Cheltenham Festival is going better than perhaps he could ever have imagined, might find things getting even sweeter after it was confirmed he would ride Minella Rocco in Friday's Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. Read More...

In-form Fehily to ride Rocco in Cheltenham Gold Cup

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NOEL FEHILY, whose Cheltenham Festival is going better than perhaps he could ever have imagined, might find things getting even sweeter after it was confirmed he would ride Minella Rocco in Friday's Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. Read More...

Henderson hoping to notch in JLT

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WHEN Paul Nicholls suggested last month Nicky Henderson, and not Colin Tizzard, was the biggest threat to his champion trainers' title, his old rival dismissed it as mischievous mind games. Read More...

Henderson hoping to extend title lead with Top Notch

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WHEN Paul Nicholls suggested last month Nicky Henderson, and not Colin Tizzard, was the biggest threat to his champion trainers' title, his old rival dismissed it as mischievous mind games. Read More...

Top Notch the top chance for Henderson to extend title lead

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WHEN Paul Nicholls suggested last month Nicky Henderson, and not Colin Tizzard, was the biggest threat to his champion trainers' title, his old rival dismissed it as mischievous mind games. Read More...

The Cheltenham briefing: betting news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Racing moves from the Old to the New course for the third day of the festival and Willie Mullins will be hoping it brings a change of fortune after the dampener of Douvan's defeat. Read More...

The Cheltenham briefing: news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Racing moves from the Old to the New course for the third day of the festival and Willie Mullins will be hoping it brings a change of fortune after the dampener of Douvan's defeat. Read More...

Good, good to soft in places at Cheltenham after watering

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CONDITIONS for day three of the Cheltenham Festival are described as good, good to soft in places after clerk of the course Simon Claisse and his team watered the track last night. Read More...

Unowhatimeanharry in good shape to land knockout blow

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
HARRY FRY knows what it means to saddle a Cheltenham Festival championship race winner - he was the assistant who supervised the preparation of 2012 Champion Hurdle winner Rock On Ruby for Paul Nicholls. Read More...

Four things to look out for on day three at Cheltenham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE big talking points ahead of an electrifying third day in prospect. Read More...

Mark Walsh to miss rest of festival after heavy fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A WEEK that promised so much for Mark Walsh has ended in heartache after he suffered concussion and a leg fracture following a heavy fall from Consul De Thaix in the Neptune Novices' Hurdle yesterday, writes Richard Forristal. Read More...

Three things to take from day two of the festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
We have reached the halfway point of the Cheltenham Festival and what a two days of action we have had. We look at three things we can takeaway from day two for the rest of the meeting and beyond. Read More...

Champion Bumper: Fayonagh flies to stunning win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
FAYONAGH defied everything up to and almost including the laws of physics to complete a remarkable last-to-first victory in the Champion Bumper and bring up a fifth win of the festival for trainer Gordon Elliott. Read More...

Fred Winter: Tiger gives Williams overdue maiden win

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
NICK WILLIAMS got his first Cheltenham Festival winner as Flying Tiger was delivered to pounce late by champion jockey Richard Johnson in the Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle. Read More...

Cross Country: Causes brings up festival hat-trick for rampant Elliott

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
CAUSE OF CAUSES joined an exclusive club of horses to have won three different races in successive years at the Cheltenham Festival as he swept to the Glenfarclas Chase under Jamie Codd. Read More...

Special Tiara pounces as Douvan disappoints

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
DOUVAN's shock defeat will grab the headlines in the Queen Mother but Noel Fehily was the one who grabbed the race on Special Tiara to cap a memorable 48 hours. Read More...

Champion Chase: Special Tiara pounces as Douvan disappoints

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
AN Irish winner. We knew there would be. A fabulous front-running display. We knew there would be. A flawless round of jumping. We knew there would be. We knew it all. We just got the name wrong. Read More...

Coral Cup: Supasundae gets his just desserts

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE form of last year's Supreme Novices' Hurdle was boosted again in the Coral Cup, not by favourite Tombstone but Supasundae, who swept to success for Robbie Power, Jessica Harrington and Alan and Ann Potts. Read More...

Coral Cup: Supasundae gets his just deserts

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE form of last year's Supreme Novices' Hurdle was boosted again in the Coral Cup, not by favourite Tombstone but Supasundae, who swept to success for Robbie Power, Jessica Harrington and Alan and Ann Potts. Read More...

Bizarre and brilliant Might Bite wins RSA

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MIGHT BITE, ridden by Nico de Boinville and trained by Nicky Henderson, got the better of stablemate Whisper in possibly the most bizarre RSA Novices' Chase of all time. Read More...

RSA: Bizarre and brilliant Might Bite wins

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
MIGHT BITE, ridden by Nico de Boinville and trained by Nicky Henderson, got the better of stablemate Whisper in possibly the most bizarre RSA Novices' Chase of all time. Read More...

Willoughby Court holds off Neon Wolf in Neptune thriller

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLOUGHBY COURT edged out 2-1 favourite Neon Wolf in a dramatic finish to provide victory to trainer Ben Pauling and jockey David Bass in the day two opener. Read More...

Neptune: Willoughby Court holds off Neon Wolf in thriller

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
WILLOUGHBY COURT edged out 2-1 favourite Neon Wolf in a dramatic finish to provide victory to trainer Ben Pauling and jockey David Bass in the day two opener. Read More...

World Class: Sprint win caps amazing global journey for Redkirk

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
REDKIRK WARRIOR achieved the unthinkable on Saturday. Having started his career over middle distances in Britain, he found himself taking on the top Australian sprinters – and he won. Read More...

Gold Cup a race not to be miss as all 14 go forward

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT is the race that no-one wants to miss as all 14 horses were declared on Wednesday for Friday's Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. Read More...

Gold Cup a race not to miss as all 14 go forward

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
IT is the race that no-one wants to miss as all 14 horses were declared on Wednesday for Friday's Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. Read More...

The Cheltenham briefing: going, non-runners and betting

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Wednesday's big question is will Willie Mullins join the party that Nicky Henderson and Gordon Elliott started in spectacular fashion on Tuesday? Read More...

The Cheltenham briefing: betting news, going and non-runners

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
Wednesday's big question is will Willie Mullins join the party that Nicky Henderson and Gordon Elliott started in spectacular fashion on Tuesday? Read More...

Willy Twiston-Davies suffers back injury in festival fall

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
JOCKEY Willy Twiston-Davies is in hospital awaiting scans after fracturing two vertebrae in a fall on the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Good in places added to Cheltenham going description

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE ground for day two of the Cheltenham Festival has been changed to good to soft, good in places (from good to soft) as conditions continued to dry out at Prestbury Park. Read More...

Five things to look out for on day two of Cheltenham

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
We take a look at some of the potential headline makers on day two of the Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Three things to take from day one of the festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The Cheltenham Festival is marathon rather than sprint but the opening salvo is often a good pointer to what lies ahead. As the dust settle on day one, we look at three things to keep in mind over the next three days. Read More...

Three things to take from day one of the festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The Cheltenham Festival is marathon rather than sprint but the opening salvo is often a good pointer to what lies ahead. As the dust settle on day one, we look at three things to keep in mind over the next three days. Read More...

Three things to take from day one of the festival

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
The Cheltenham Festival is marathon rather than sprint but the opening salvo is often a good pointer to what lies ahead. As the dust settle on day one, we look at three things to keep in mind over the next three days. Read More...

Close Brothers: Fleming and O’Regan combine with Tully East

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
A GOOD day for Ireland finished with another winner as Alan Fleming saddled Tully East to victory. Read More...

Close Brothers: Fleming and O’Regan combine with Tully

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
THE first line of Rudyard Kipling's most famous work came to mind as Denis O'Regan gracefully glided through the pack in the day one finale. Read More...

National Hunt: Elliott roars again as Tiger Roll romps home

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TIGER ROLL, winner of the 2014 Triumph Hurdle, was back in Cheltenham's famous winner's enclosure as he romped away with the 4m National Hunt chase, in the process handing amateur Lisa O'Neill a first festival success. Read More...

National Hunt: Elliott roars again with Tiger Roll

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
TIGER ROLL, winner of the 2014 Triumph Hurdle, was back in Cheltenham's famous winner's enclosure as he romped away with the 4m National Hunt chase, in the process handing amateur Lisa O'Neill a first festival success. Read More...

Mares’ Hurdle: Apple’s digs deep to evade Mullins big guns

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
APPLE'S JADE did it the hard way, but the Gordon Elliott-trained mare was extremely tenacious in front to defeat the Willie Mullins-trained pair of Limini and Vroum Vroum Mag. Read More...

Mares’ Hurdle: Apple’s digs deep to evade Mullins pair

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
APPLE'S JADE did it the hard way, but the Gordon Elliott-trained mare was extremely tenacious in front to defeat the Willie Mullins-trained pair of Limini and Vroum Vroum Mag. Read More...

Mares’ Hurdle: Apple’s Jade fights off Limini and Vroum Vroum

Racing Post | 2 weeks ago
APPLE'S JADE did it the hard way, but the Gordon Elliott-trained mare was extremely tenacious in front to defeat the Willie Mullins-trained pair of Limini and Vroum Vroum Mag. Read More...