Cheltenham Festival

Trainer Nicky Henderson expressed relief after Buveur D’Air banished nagging doubt over his ability to win under [...]

13 March 2018
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THIS afternoon’s Cheltenham Festival will start on the softest ground for 20 years, with plenty of recent rain [...]

12 March 2018
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Last year’s Cheltenham Festival was a game of two halves for Willie Mullins. [...]

27 February 2018
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Paddy Power Betfair's good start to the year at the Cheltenham Festival was undone by results that "favoured [...]

3 May 2017
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Jockey Ruby Walsh toasted Ireland’s dominance on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival after he and trainer [...]

16 March 2017
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Jockey Noel Fehily admitted his shock after piloting Special Tiara to victory over red-hot favourite Douvan in [...]

15 March 2017
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Trainer Nicky Henderson savoured a record-breaking sixth Champion Hurdle triumph after Buveur D’Air won the [...]

14 March 2017
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After last year's booze-fuelled escapades at Cheltenham Festival tarnished the lavish event, the racecourse [...]

14 March 2017
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As bookmakers prepare for next week's Cheltenham festival, Paddy Power has unveiled an 18 per cent jump in revenue [...]

7 March 2017
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William Hill put on a brave face on its full-year performance this morning with the firm's share price rising [...]

24 February 2017
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Britons snapped up tickets for live sporting events at a rate of more than one for every person in the country [...]

14 December 2016
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Paddy Power Betfair today revealed a loss of £48m due to merger-related costs in the first half of this year [...]

24 August 2016
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William Hill said today that better than expected takings around the Euro 2016 football championship had helped [...]

5 August 2016
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Humanities students were given a fright in this week's Budget. Getting pizza suddenly got a lot easier. And [...]

18 March 2016
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The odds weren't on the punters to win this year, but savvy betting has put the bookies down by £50m at the start [...]

18 March 2016
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There are likely to be only nine runners in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup (Friday 3.30pm), but what the field [...]

17 March 2016
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All eyes will be on Victoria Pendleton when she completes the most extraordinary ‘Switching Saddles’ challenge [...]

17 March 2016
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Trainer Gordon Elliott has made no secret of the fact that one race at the Festival he desperately wants to win [...]

17 March 2016
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Jockey Tom Scudamore hailed Thistlecrack as the best horse he has ridden after the Colin Tizzard-trained eight-year-old [...]

17 March 2016
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This week's Cheltenham Festival could see online bookies process more than 50 per cent more betting transactions [...]

17 March 2016
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The Pertemps Final (2.10pm) used to be the type of race where trainers could hide their light under a bushel. [...]

16 March 2016
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When the Colin Tizzard-trained THISTLECRACK finished fifth in last year’s Imperial Cup, even his connections [...]

16 March 2016
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This year sees the inaugural running of the Trull House Stud Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle (4.50pm), which may once [...]

16 March 2016
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Last week owner Rich Ricci stipulated that if Vautour didn’t line up in Friday’s Gold Cup, he wouldn’t [...]

16 March 2016
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DOUVAN proved on Tuesday that the trainers who were running scared of him in the Arkle were absolutely spot on. [...]

16 March 2016
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Trainer Nicky Henderson revelled in a fairytale comeback after Sprinter Sacre rolled back the years with a vintage [...]

16 March 2016
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Cheltenham Festival has banned a group of footballers from attending the event after MK Dons midfielder Samir [...]

16 March 2016
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Willie Mullins has a vice-like grip on this year’s Cheltenham Festival and he has won tomorrow’s closing race, [...]

15 March 2016
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Every preview night I’ve attended over the last two weeks has billed Wednesday afternoon’s RSA Chase (2.10pm) [...]

15 March 2016
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In the run-up to Cheltenham, Paul Nicholls has been very keen on the chances of Diego Du Charmil in the Fred Winter [...]

15 March 2016
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