I ride in all six races at Cheltenham today and have to be reasonably confident of getting among the winners.The big one, of course, is the Paddy Power Gold Cup and I team up with Al Ferof. To land this contest, I think you need a horse who isn’t too far off Grade 1 class and it has been won in the past by the likes of Imperial Commander and Exotic Dancer.
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