Cheltenham Festival

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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Not many horses divide opinion more at this year's Cheltenham Festival than the Willie Mullins-trained UN DE SCEAUX [...]

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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Anyone who witnessed Yanworth’s breathtaking victory on Trials Day at Cheltenham in January will understand [...]

15 March 2016
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Jockey Ruby Walsh toasted Rich Ricci’s five-figure gamble after Annie Power put last year’s heartache behind [...]

15 March 2016
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The UK's bookmakers seem a little distracted this week – as George Osborne tweaks his speech before the Budget tomorrow, [...]

15 March 2016
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“In terms of the City, it’s huge," was the view of Peter Burrell, chief exec of jockey Frankie Dettori’s [...]

14 March 2016
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Bookmakers dodged one almighty bullet 12 months ago when Annie Power fell at the last in the Mares’ Hurdle. [...]

14 March 2016
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With both Faugheen and Arctic Fire, last year’s one-two, ruled out through injury, Tuesday’s Champion Hurdle [...]

14 March 2016
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Since Whiteoak landed the inaugural running of the OLBG Mares’ Hurdle (4.10pm) back in 2008, Willie Mullins [...]

14 March 2016
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Trainer Jonjo O’Neill has won three of the last seven runnings of the Ultima Handicap Chase (2.50pm) and has [...]

14 March 2016
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We are just a few hours away from that famous Cheltenham roar when the tapes go up for the start of the Sky Bet [...]

14 March 2016
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Deciding what to wear at at the races can be a social minefield, even for the horses. [...]

14 March 2016
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