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#AP McCoy

# ap-mccoy - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

# ap-mccoy - Saturday 9 March, 2019

McCoy: 'There’s days where I’d give anything to go back and ride at Cheltenham'

AP McCoy on the magic of the Cheltenham Festival.

# ap-mccoy - Sunday 19 March, 2017

AP McCoy's statue, St Patrick's Day vibes and Ireland call-ups - it's sporting tweets of the week

Chris Shields, John Egan, Alan Shearer and Luke Fitzgerald also feature.

# ap-mccoy - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Life-size stature of AP McCoy unveiled at Cheltenham

A nice start to this year’s festival.

# ap-mccoy - Friday 17 February, 2017

AP McCoy statue to be unveiled at Cheltenham on opening day of this year's festival

The lifesize bronze has been crafted by Dublin-based sculptor Paul Ferriter.

# ap-mccoy - Friday 3 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge Tommy Tiernan's wife had the best response to his 'riding' antics with AP McCoy Ride It My Pony

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Paul O'Connell absolutely bossed A Question of Sport last night Quiz Master This post contains videos

Paul O'Connell absolutely bossed A Question of Sport last night

The man’s talent knows no bounds.

# ap-mccoy - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Back in the saddle after a neck injury, now it's all about Cheltenham for rising Irish star

Cork jockey Jonathan Burke can’t wait to get back to the racetrack.

# ap-mccoy - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

A horse racing legend finished up in April but he wasn't without his flaws

He may be retired but AP McCoy will be around race tracks for a while yet.

# ap-mccoy - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

AP McCoy escapes unhurt after three-car motorway crash in England

The recently-retired champion was travelling on the M4 when the incident occurred.

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 8 October, 2015

# ap-mccoy - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

'Why on earth would any year be a good year to retire?'

New documentary looks at the final year of AP McCoy’s record-breaking career.

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 30 July, 2015

AP McCoy jumped on the Limerick hurling bandwagon for tonight's Munster U21 final win

Limerick triumphed against Clare in the Cusack Park decider.

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Paul O'Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement

The 35-year-old Ireland captain has ruled out a move to Toulon next season.

# ap-mccoy - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Marty jumping for joy, McCoy begins life out of the saddle and Mullins off to a flyer at Punchestown

Douvan, Felix Yonger and Valseur Lido were the first Grade One winners on the opening day of this year’s festival.

# ap-mccoy - Saturday 25 April, 2015

'Legend is an overused term but AP fits the bill' - Tributes pour in as McCoy bows out

Arsenal, Ulster rugby and Ian Rush all pay tribute to the champion jockey.

No fairytale ending for AP McCoy on emotional day as curtain falls on glittering career

The legendary jockey finished third in his final race.

The front page of today's Racing Post is an absolute gem

Well played everyone, well played.

# ap-mccoy - Friday 24 April, 2015

Say farewell to AP McCoy by reliving these memorable moments from his career Legend This post contains videos

Say farewell to AP McCoy by reliving these memorable moments from his career

The 20-time Champions jockey will bow out this weekend.

# ap-mccoy - Saturday 11 April, 2015

The end of an era: One more Merseyside memory for McCoy?

Can McCoy win his final Grand National?

# ap-mccoy - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Bookies predict that AP McCoy could cost them £50m(!) in his last-ever Grand National

Saturday could be a bloodbath for the bookies.

# ap-mccoy - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Double delight for McCoy as Gilgamboa wins Gold Cup at Fairyhouse

The 7/1 shot got the better of favourite Gitane Du Berlais and The Tullow Tank in the Grade One feature this afternoon.

# ap-mccoy - Monday 30 March, 2015

No Punchestown for Tony McCoy as he bids for Grand farewell

The jockey will finish his career on 25 April.

# ap-mccoy - Friday 13 March, 2015

For a second, AP McCoy's final Cheltenham race looked set for a fairytale finish

Favourite Ned Buntline went down fighting in AP McCoy’s last-ever ride at the Cheltenham Festival.

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 12 March, 2015

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 19 February, 2015

AP McCoy has picked his ride for his final Cheltenham Gold Cup

It’s 10/1 if you fancy the champ to bow out with a third Gold Cup.

# ap-mccoy - Sunday 8 February, 2015

It was written in the stars: AP McCoy wins first Irish Gold Cup at Leopardstown

The 19-time champion jockey announced his intention to retire yesterday.

# ap-mccoy - Saturday 7 February, 2015

AP McCoy will retire from racing at the end of the season

The 19-time champion jockey is leaving the saddle at the end of the season.

# ap-mccoy - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Sizing Europe rolls back the years to win Champion Chase at Punchestown

Faugheen and Carlingford Lough were the other big winners today.

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 3 April, 2014

McCoy chooses Double Seven as his Grand National mount on Saturday

The Antrim man won the race in 2010 on Don’t Push It.

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 13 March, 2014

The Winner's Enclosure: More Of That delivers Power punch for the bookies

It didn’t always follow the script on another dramatic day at Cheltenham.

# ap-mccoy - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Ruby Walsh starts with a bang but insists there's a lot more to life than riding Cheltenham winners

The top jockey favourite won the first at Prestbury Park but took time to remember friends.

# ap-mccoy - Monday 10 March, 2014

The race for the top jockey prize at Cheltenham 2014

From Ruby Walsh to Tony McCoy, Irish jockeys should have plenty to smile about at this year’s festival.

# ap-mccoy - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Hurricane Fly holds off pretenders to win Irish Champions Hurdle

Ruby Walsh and his mount answered a lot of questions at Leopardstown this afternoon.

# ap-mccoy - Monday 30 December, 2013

7 of Antrim's best sporting moments in 2013

Come on down, Antrim.

# ap-mccoy - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Tony McCoy named RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year

There was also success for Davy Fitzgerald and the Clare hurlers.

Deja vu as Reve De Sivola wins Long Walk Hurdle for second year running

The horse gained a 10-length victory for Devon based trainer Nick Williams and jockey Richard Johnson.

# ap-mccoy - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Andy Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013

Leigh Halfpenny finishes in second place with AP McCoy third.

# ap-mccoy - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Tony McCoy’s best-ever win — Wichita Lineman at Cheltenham 2009

“I thought to myself afterwards, and I don’t think I was being arrogant, you know what, you did alright there.”

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