Thistlecrack has been ruled out of the Cheltenham Gold Cup for the second year running following the discovery of a stress fracture in a leg yesterday.
Tue, 09 Jan, 2018
Cheltenham Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack will miss the remainder of the campaign after suffering a tendon injury.
Tue, 21 Feb, 2017
There are just three and a half weeks to go to the Cheltenham Festival and all the horses are in full work, writes Ruby Walsh.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2017
For a number of years now the Irish Gold Cup has become increasingly irrelevant as a Cheltenham trial and this renewal is more notable for those that are missing, rather than those who are running, writes Pat Keane.
Sat, 11 Feb, 2017
Welcome to the most exciting weekend of the National Hunt season this side of the Cheltenham Festival.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2017
Wed, 25 Jan, 2017
Mon, 09 Jan, 2017
Sun, 01 Jan, 2017
Sat, 31 Dec, 2016
Mon, 26 Dec, 2016
I’ve ridden in a lot of King Georges but I don’t remember riding in one with such a small field.
Sat, 24 Dec, 2016
Road To Riches is “50-50” to take his up his engagement in the 32Red King George VI Chase, according to trainer Noel Meade.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2016
Sat, 17 Dec, 2016
Unowhatimeanharry looks a ready-made replacement for Thistlecrack and should justify favouritism in the JLT Long Walk Hurdle at Ascot tomorrow.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2016
Wed, 07 Dec, 2016
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Sat, 12 Nov, 2016
Wed, 26 Oct, 2016
Let the madness of Grand National Day begin. Unfortunately for me, after my fall from Blood Cotil in the Topham I sustained a wrist injury and won’t be involved in the way I had hoped.
Sat, 09 Apr, 2016
Wed, 06 Apr, 2016
Sat, 26 Mar, 2016
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
Fri, 18 Mar, 2016
The three best mares we have seen since Dawn Run, with the exception of the 1994 Champion Hurdle winner, Flakey Dove, have all been trained by Willie Mullins, namely Annie Power, Quevega and Vroum Vroum Mag.
Thu, 17 Mar, 2016
Wed, 16 Mar, 2016
Darren Norris and Tommy Lyons argue their cases...
Wed, 02 Mar, 2016
Sat, 27 Feb, 2016
Colin Tizzard last night revealed Ladbrokes World Hurdle favourite Thistlecrack will aimed at the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup next year.
Tue, 09 Feb, 2016
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
Alan King ticked off another box on his glittering CV after Smad Place finally delivered on the big stage over fences with a scintillating win in the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury on Saturday.
Mon, 30 Nov, 2015
I am probably leaving a winner or two behind me in Gowran, but I learned a long time ago that you can’t be in two places at one time, says Ruby Walsh.
Sat, 14 Feb, 2015
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