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#Cheltenham Gold Cup

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

2017 Cheltenham Gold winner Sizing John ruled out for the season

Trainer Jessica Harrington has confirmed that the nine-year-old is set for a lengthy absence.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Friday 16 March, 2018

Native River outlasts them all to win the 2018 Cheltenham Gold Cup

It was a stunning performance from the winner.

As it happened: Day 4 of Cheltenham

We had all the action from Prestbury Park.

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Poll: Who will win the Cheltenham Gold Cup?

Can WIllie Mullins finally land the big one?

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Thursday 8 March, 2018

'Massive blow' for Jessica Harrington as Sizing John ruled out of Cheltenham Gold Cup

The eight-year-old won last year’s race but has withdrawn from the upcoming event due to injury.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

'It's a big shock': Gold Cup-winning owner Alan Potts passes away

Trainer Jessica Harrington paid tribute to Potts.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Sunday 18 June, 2017

After an incredible jumps season, Jessica Harrington looks to conquer flat racing's blue riband meeting

The two-year old filly is set to shine at Royal Ascot

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Sunday 21 May, 2017

'You can't just close up the horses at 5.30pm on a Friday'

Kate Harrington on a life dominated by racing.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Ireland's Cheltenham Gold Cup winner breaks ribs in fall

Robbie Power previously suffered a spinal injury in January.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Monday 17 April, 2017

Robbie Power rides Our Duke to Irish Grand National victory as Gold Cup odds are slashed

After Cheltenham success last month, trainer Jessica Harrington is enjoying a phenomenal 2017.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Friday 18 March, 2016

Don Cossack wins the 2016 Cheltenham Gold Cup

The Gordon Elliott trained favourite was very impressive in victory.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Friday 11 March, 2016

Just how many races can Willie Mullins win at Cheltenham this year?

He won eight last year, can he come close in 2016?

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Monday 29 February, 2016

5 things we learned visiting Willie Mullins' yard today

With another record haul of horses likely to travel to Prestbury Park, we visited Ireland’s top trainer at his stables in Bagenalstown.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Sunday 3 January, 2016

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Djakadam finally lands first Grade 1 at Punchestown

Willie Mullins’ horse had a number of high-profile second place finishes last year.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Sire De Grugy reclaims the Tingle Creek but not without controversy

The 2013 winner was first past the post but had to wait for the result of a stewards enquiry.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Tributes pour in as 'this generation's Arkle' -- Kauto Star -- dies following a fall RIP

Tributes pour in as 'this generation's Arkle' -- Kauto Star -- dies following a fall

The 15-year old suffered a complex fracture to his pelvis.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Vintage Tidal Bay bids to emulate Red Rum in Grand National

The horse has got better with age and this season he has finished third in the Welsh National and a fine second in the Irish Gold Cup.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Friday 14 March, 2014

Compound fracture puts Ruby Walsh out of the Gold Cup

The top jockey had a bad fall in the JCB Triumph Hurdle today.

First Lieutenant is a NON-RUNNER in today's Cheltenham Gold Cup

Michael O’Leary’s fortunes will rest solely on the Philip Fenton-trained Last Instalment this afternoon.

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POLL: Who do you think will win today’s Cheltenham Gold Cup?

Will Bobs Worth storm up that hill again? Or is it time to crown a new king at Cheltenham?

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

12 Irish horses to watch at the 2014 Cheltenham Festival

From bankers to long-shots, we’ve your Irish horses covered.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Fergie puts his faith in National runners

The Man United boss took time out of his busy schedule to attend the event.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Friday 15 March, 2013

Bobs Worth wins the Cheltenham Gold Cup for Nicky Henderson and Barry Geraghty

Earlier today, Tralee’s Bryan Cooper rode two Irish winners to get the final day off to a flyer.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Infographic: How to pick a Cheltenham Gold Cup winner this week...

They’ve studied the form and put together this attractive guide.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Tony McCoy rocked by death of Synchronised in Grand National

“What happened then is still unclear to all of us, but losing any horse remains the toughest, saddest part of the job.”

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Kauto Star retirement talk 'very premature' - Nicholls

The trainer isn’t writing off his star despite Friday’s poor showing at Cheltenham.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Saturday 17 March, 2012

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All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012

From fallers to photo-finishes, here’s how the Festival looked through a lens.

Kauto Star likely to be retired

Clive Smith, owner of the two-time Gold Cup winner, described himself as “90% sure” he’d raced his final competitive fixture.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Friday 16 March, 2012

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Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?

The four-day Cheltenham Festival has wrapped up at Prestbury Park after 27 races.

Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham

Dual winner Kauto Star was pulled up at the ninth fence by Ruby Walsh after losing his place.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day four

It’s Gold Cup Friday. Check in on all this afternoon’s action at Prestbury Park.

Henderson hails Irish stable lad's €1.2million accumulator foresight

Newly-minted millionaire Conor Murphy is at work today ahead of the Gold Cup despite his good fortune with a €60 bet.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day 4

It’s billed as Kauto v Long Run, but check out our two tips for the final day of the Festival.

Quel Esprit ruled out of Gold Cup run

Midnight Club is now the Willie Mullin’s sole contender in the blue riband event.

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Follow Friday: It's Barry Geraghty

Every Friday we point you in the right direction for some of the most entertaining sportsmen on the Twitter.

Got that Friday feeling? Download your Gold Cup office sweepstakes kit

It’s your last chance this week to take some of your colleagues’ lunch money.

# cheltenham-gold-cup - Thursday 15 March, 2012

The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise

For the punters who could afford to stick around, there was plenty of joy to be found inside the fog at Prestbury Park.

History-maker Big Buck's wins Cheltenham feature

Ruby Walsh rode the champion horse to victory in a thrilling finish as Voler La Vedette pushed it all the way.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day three

No need to skive off work (much) we’re bringing you all the latest updates from Prestbury Park.

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