Aidan O’Brien Holds Strong Derby Hand

We are used to seeing Aidan O’Brien having plenty of runners in the Derby at Epsom. And this year looks to be no different. However, this time around the water is a little murky. He has a number of horses near the top of the market. Usually,…

Ruby Walsh Retires After Success On Kemboy

Ruby Walsh left the horse racing world a little stunned when he retired from the sport with immediate effect. The announcement came straight after riding Kemboy to success in the Grade One Irish Gold Cup at Punchestown. He had been waiting for…
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Altior Claims 19 Consecutive Wins

The Nicky Henderson trained Altior made it 19 in a row on the final jump’s day of the season with a workmanlike performance at Sandown. He went into the contest tied with the great Big Bucks on 18 wins in a row. But now he is in sole charge…

Mullins Lands Irish National with Burrows Saint

Despite a hugely successful training career, two big races had eluded Willie Mullins. In the space of just over a month, he has done the double and claimed both. This started with Al Boum Photo winning the Cheltenham Gold Cup at the festival…

Tiger Roll Completes Historic Back to Back National Victories

For the first time since Red Rum back we have a horse that has won back to back Grand National’s, in the shape of Tiger Roll. The very likeable nine-year-old came home as the 4/1 favourite under top Irish jockey Davy Russell. Winning for his…

Best Grand National 2019 Betting Value

The 2019 Cheltenham Festival may be over but that doesn’t mean the fun of National Hunt racing is. With the Aintree Grand National only days away, the betting market is constantly changing. And as we draw closer to the event, the odds will…

2019 Cheltenham Festival Day 4 Results

The fourth and final day of the Cheltenham Festival is the most anticipated one. Its the day of the Gold Cup, the most prestigious race in all National Hunt Racing. To get us started was the JCB Triumph Hurdle. JCB Triumph Hurdle - Pentland…

2019 Cheltenham Festival Day 3 Results

It was the third day of Cheltenham and it was St Patricks Day. Crowds came in there masses and it was expected to be a fantastic day of racing. The day's first race was the JLT Novices' Chase. JLT Novices' Chase - Defi Du Seuil Not many horses…

2019 Cheltenham Festival Day 2 Results

There was speculation as to whether the days racing would go ahead but after an inspection early in the morning, it was confirmed day two was well and truly on. The first race to get us underway was the Ballymore Novices' Hurdle. Ballymore…

2019 Cheltenham Festival Day 1 Results

It was a cold, wet and very windy day at Cheltenham but that didn't stop the thousands of fans from flocking to the racecourse. With the beer and champagne flowing it was time to get the today's racing underway. And up first was the Supreme…