# long-run - Monday 23 December, 2013
Until the setback Hobbs had entertained high hopes that Captain Chris, third favourite in the ante-post betting, could go one better after chasing home Long Run in 2012.
# long-run - Thursday 25 April, 2013
Long Run’s jockey showed excellent reflexes in the closing stage of yesterday’s Punchestown Gold Cup.
# long-run - Wednesday 26 December, 2012
The seven-year-old gelding becomes only the seventh horse to reclaim the prestigious accolade.
# long-run - Tuesday 25 December, 2012
# long-run - Saturday 24 November, 2012
Can Long Run get the job done? Declan Smyth studies the form ahead of the action at Haydock and Ascot.
# long-run - Friday 16 March, 2012
It’s Gold Cup Friday. Check in on all this afternoon’s action at Prestbury Park.
# long-run - Monday 12 March, 2012
Last year’s World Hurdle runner-up Grands Crus has been installed as 13/8 favourite for Wednesday’s RSA Chase.
# long-run - Wednesday 7 March, 2012
Kauto Star will have to prove his Gold Cup fitness during a racecourse gallop at Wincanton this Friday.
# long-run - Monday 5 March, 2012
Paul Nicholls is staying positive about Kauto Star’s recovery as the clock ticks down to next week’s Cheltenham Gold Cup.
# long-run - Friday 2 March, 2012
Trainer will make decision after fall next Sunday.
# long-run - Thursday 1 March, 2012
Trainer Paul Nicholls rated Kauto Star’s chances of running in the Cheltenham Gold Cup at 50-50 after a fall while schooling.
# long-run - Friday 17 February, 2012
“We went a right good gallop and, if anything, I think we’ve learnt how to set him up for a fence when you are going that big quicker.”
# long-run - Friday 10 February, 2012
Discussions are underway with a view to rearranging the top races on tomorrow’s star-studded card.
# long-run - Wednesday 4 January, 2012
Long Run will race without earplugs on his next outing, trainer Nicky Henderson said yesterday.
# long-run - Monday 12 December, 2011
Trainer Paul Nicholls has confirmed that his two superstar chasers will meet at Kempton on St Stephen’s Day.
# long-run - Saturday 19 November, 2011
Kauto Star proved that class is permanent with a quite brilliant win in the Betfair Chase at Haydock on Saturday.
With three graded races to pick from today, analyst Declan Smyth flicks through the form book in search of a winner.
# long-run - Friday 18 March, 2011
The Cheltenham Festival has drawn to a close but not before the chasing torch was passed to a new generation. Catch up with the best bits of the day’s action here.
The Cheltenham Festival is nearly done and dusted for another year but the biggest race of all is still to come. We throw an eye over the cast for this afternoon’s Cheltenham Gold Cup.