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# cheltenham - Monday 13 March, 2017

Let our quiz pick your horse for the Cheltenham Champion Hurdle

Can’t decide who to back in the big one on Tuesday? We’ll sort that out for you.

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day One of Cheltenham

And hopefully pick you a winner.

The Cheltenham Curse? Plenty of stars will be missing from this year's festival

Thistlecrack and Annie Power are among the bigger names absent from Prestbury Park this week.

Is there any chance Ruby's reign as the King of Prestbury Park will come to an end?

We look at the contenders for Top Jockey at the 2017 festival.

# cheltenham - Sunday 12 March, 2017

QUIZ: Can you tell the real Cheltenham horse from the one we just made up?

It’s not as easy as you might think.

# cheltenham - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Nina Carberry prepares to watch Cheltenham from sidelines and gives her tips for next week's festival

The 32-year-old is expecting a baby in May and will be a keen spectator at Prestbury Park.

# cheltenham - Friday 3 March, 2017

Goodbye, my Coney Island baby as another high-profile runner is ruled out of Cheltenham

The JP McManus-owned six-year-old has a badly bruised foot.

# cheltenham - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Barry Geraghty ruled out of Cheltenham Festival after fall

The jockey fell at Kempton yesterday.

# cheltenham - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

The Cheltenham injury crisis continues - favourite Thistlecrack to miss the Gold Cup

Trainer Colin Tizzard confirmed the news this morning.

# cheltenham - 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.

# cheltenham - Monday 6 February, 2017

Big blow for Mullins as two more stable stars are ruled out of Cheltenham

Min and Faugheen won’t be competing at next month’s festival.

# cheltenham - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Douvan wins at Punchestown to underline Cheltenham credentials

The Willie Mullins-trained horse showed its class.

# cheltenham - Monday 9 January, 2017

2015 Gold Cup winner loses fitness battle to make this year's race

Coneygree’s injury issues have failed to clear up.

# cheltenham - Sunday 8 January, 2017

From Why 2017 could be a make-or-break year for the bloodstock industry Agribusiness

Why 2017 could be a make-or-break year for the bloodstock industry

Between Brexit and potential overproduction, the Irish racehorse sector is set for turbulence.

# cheltenham - Thursday 22 December, 2016

TV3 claims exclusive rights to Cheltenham festival and Aintree Grand National

The broadcaster will be showing the big races from Britain next year, not RTÉ.

# cheltenham - Saturday 10 December, 2016

The New One lands third International Hurdle victory at Cheltenham

Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies had a successful day.

# cheltenham - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Cheltenham champion chaser Sprinter Sacre has been retired after leg injury

The news was announced by trainer Nicky Henderson today.

# cheltenham - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Jockey JT McNamara dies aged 41 RIP

Jockey JT McNamara dies aged 41

The Limerick man was paralysed following a fall at Cheltenham three years ago.

# cheltenham - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

'It was a silly mistake' - Irish midfielder suspended over Cheltenham urine incident

Samir Carruthers says he let everyone down with his actions yesterday.

We’ll Leave it There So: Irish footballers in Cheltenham controversy, Sprinter Sacre wins and all today’s sport

Plus, former France and Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit on the potential threat of terrorism at the Euros.

Cheltenham 2016: Ballyboker Bridge has Big Shu to fill today

Peter Maher is hoping for victory in the Glenfarclas Cross-Country Chase this afternoon.

# cheltenham - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Munster extend Foley deal, Mullins and Walsh off to flyer, and all today's sport Tuesday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Munster extend Foley deal, Mullins and Walsh off to flyer, and all today's sport

The FAI also announced a contract extension, Rory Best sat out Ireland rugby training and Bolton manager Neil Lennon has left the club by mutual consent.

The complete chancer's guide to getting through the Cheltenham Festival

If you don’t know one end of a horse from the other, we’re here to help.

# cheltenham - Monday 14 March, 2016

From A horse in a three-piece suit is upping the style stakes ahead of Cheltenham Take A Break

A horse in a three-piece suit is upping the style stakes ahead of Cheltenham

The tweed ensemble took four weeks to make.

# cheltenham - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Our writers give their tips ahead of this year's Cheltenham festival

We look forward to a big week of horse racing, which starts on Tuesday.

# cheltenham - Friday 11 March, 2016

Unflappable 16-year-old admits it's a dream come true to ride at Cheltenham

Jockey Jack Kennedy has been tipped to be a roaring success.

5 Cheltenham bets to land you in the winner's enclosure

We’ve got your covered from the sure things right down to the long shots.

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

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

# cheltenham - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

5 things we learned from our visit to Gordon Elliott's yard

The doors were opened to the County Meath farm today with the start of the Cheltenham Festival just two weeks away.

# cheltenham - 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.

# cheltenham - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

First Faugheen, now Arctic Fire is out of the Champion Hurdle

First Faugheen, now Arctic Fire is out of the Champion Hurdle

Not a good week for the Willie Mullins yard.

# cheltenham - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Silviniaco Conti wins Ascot Chase by 20 lengths but Flemenstar is pulled up

The 2-1 favourite made light work of the field today.

# cheltenham - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Barry Geraghty on teaming up with JP McManus, life as a jumps jockey and Cheltenham prospects

The 36-year-old singles out Ivanovich Gorbatov and My Tent or Yours as horses he is looking forward to riding next month.

# cheltenham - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Carlingford Lough defends Gold Cup crown in Leopardstown thriller

Willie Mullins’ Valseur Lido fell at the last but the Co Carlow handler still managed to claim a Grade One hat-trick at the venue today.

# cheltenham - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Smad Place capitalises as Gold Cup favourite crashes out in dramatic Cheltenham trial

It was a day to remember for trainer Alan King.

# cheltenham - Friday 1 January, 2016

Cheltenham to the Euros: Seven amazing trips to take in 2016 and how to get there

From Rio to the Ryder Cup, we’ve got you covered.

# cheltenham - Friday 25 December, 2015

Conor Murphy, the Corkman who won a million on a Cheltenham gamble

He put 50 quid on three horses and it paid out big time.

# cheltenham - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Thistlecrack's World Hurdle odds slashed after devastating performance

Colin Tizzard’s seven-year-old cruises home in JLT Long Walk Hurdle at Ascot.

# cheltenham - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Old Guard springs surprise as Peace And Co is undefeated no more

There was a minor shock at Prestbury Park today.