Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 10 °C Thursday 21 March, 2019

Horse-racing - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Eddie O'Leary remains coy over Tiger Roll's Grand National participation

The Cross Country Chase winner at Cheltenham may yet defend his crown on 6 April.

Horse-racing - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Donn McClean's Cheltenham review: Lasting memories will endure after an extraordinary festival

There were highs and lows during a week of firsts at Prestbury Park.

Horse-racing - Friday 15 March, 2019

Weekend tips: Value At Risk worth a look in post-Festival comedown

Thom Malone runs the rule over the weekend’s runners and riders, in the wake of a dramatic week.

Willie Mullins: 'I haven't let the Gold Cup burrow into my mind but now it's arrived it's fantastic'

Al Boum Photo’s victory helped lift the mood after Sir Erec’s death earlier in the day.

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

Al Boum Photo delivers a first Cheltenham Gold Cup for Willie Mullins

The leading trainer had finished second in the race six times.

Rachael Blackmore rides 50/1 outsider to Grade One glory in Albert Bartlett Double Down This post contains videos

Rachael Blackmore rides 50/1 outsider to Grade One glory in Albert Bartlett

Henry de Bromhead’s charge held on for a deserved two-length victory.

Shadow over Cheltenham's final day as Triumph Hurdle favourite Sir Erec suffers fatal injury

JP McManus’s young star was the 11/10 favourite for Friday’s opening race.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 4

It’s Gold Cup day in the Cotswolds as the action draws to a close.

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Cheltenham Gold Cup? Horse Racing This post contains a poll

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

Who do you fancy in the big one?

4 things to look out for on Day 4 of the Cheltenham Festival

It’s the climax of the week’s racing at Prestbury Park.

Horse-racing - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Donn McClean's Day 3 review: The Sport of Queens and Fehily's final ride

There was reminiscing and there were emotions – the third day had a sprinkling of everything.

'It's time to let the young lads get on with it' - emotional Fehily reveals Cheltenham farewell after 50-1 winner

Noel Fehily triumphed today in the Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle.

Johnny Ward's Day 3 verdict: No Festival for old men... unless you're Barry Geraghty

There was some inspirational displays at Prestbury Park today.

Cheltenham fairytale as Cork's Aidan Coleman wins Stayers' Hurdle on Paisley Park

Sam Spinner and Faugheen rounded out the places in Thursday’s feature race.

SPONSORED

Bryony Frost seals landmark win on Frodon in epic Ryanair Chase

‘He grabbed me by the hands and said don’t you dare give up.’

Brilliant start to the day for Geraghty and JP with double at Cheltenham

Defi Du Seuil and Sire Du Berlais took the opening two races on the third day.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 3

The Stayers’ Hurdle was the feature race on the third day of the festival.

Lee Westwood cleans up at Cheltenham with six-winner, 200/1 bet worth £48,000

City Island, Topofthegame, Altior, Tiger Roll, Band of Outlaws and Envoi Allen were the golfer’s lucky six.

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Stayers' Hurdle at Cheltenham? Pick The Winner This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Stayers' Hurdle at Cheltenham?

Who do you fancy in Thursday’s feature race?

4 things to look out for on Day 3 of the Cheltenham Festival

It’s St Patrick’s Thursday at Prestbury Park.

Donn McClean's Day 2 review: Wherever you start, you have to finish with Jamie Codd

Wednesday’s Cheltenham action was littered with more Irish fairytales, writes Donn McClean.

Horse-racing - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Johnny Ward's Day 2 verdict: British racing bosses doing their best to bring an end to the sport

There was another day of drama and emotion in the Cotswolds, meanwhile.

'It's a disgrace' - McCoy seethes at Cheltenham ban for Irish amateur jockeys Fury This post contains videos

'It's a disgrace' - McCoy seethes at Cheltenham ban for Irish amateur jockeys

Declan Lavery is among those banned for acting against the welfare of their horse.

Relief for Gordon Elliott as Tiger Roll trumps cross-country rivals again

Keith Donoghue was onboard for a seriously impressive display.

'Absolute warrior' Altior takes Champion Chase at Cheltenham

The 18-race unbeaten run equals that of staying hurdler Big Buck’s between 2009-13.

SPONSORED

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 2

Storm Gareth didn’t prevent Wednesday’s racing from going ahead on Ladies Day.

City Island wins the Ballymore for Brassil and Walsh

It’s a first Festival win for trainer Martin Brassil.

Altior poised to continue remarkable run with another Queen Mother victory

If he can now retain that title his unbeaten run will be extended to 18 races, the jumping world record held by Big Buck’s.

Cheltenham gets the go-ahead after early inspection

Forecasted high winds had threatened the card.

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Chase at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Chase at Cheltenham?

Altior is the huge favourite to win out in today’s feature race.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Donn McClean reviews a dramatic Day 1 at Cheltenham

Wins for Espoir D’Allen, Roksana and Klassical Dream were among the highlights.

Johnny Ward's Day 1 verdict: Ruby lives to fight another day as Blackmore breaks through

It was an afternoon of high emotion at Prestbury Park.

4 things to look out for on Day 2 of the Cheltenham Festival

After a hugely dramatic opening card, here’s what’s coming up tomorrow.

Cheltenham under threat from Storm Gareth, course inspection due tomorrow morning

The festival will be extended to Saturday if tomorrow’s racing is postponed.

Espoir D'Allen wins the Champion Hurdle for Gavin Cromwell

Buveur D’Air’s reign ended when he fell early in the race.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 1

Look back at all the action from Prestbury Park.

Duc leads home a 1-2-3 for Ireland in Arkle

It’s been a dream start for trainer Willie Mullins.

Walsh-Mullins combo kick off Cheltenham by claiming the Novices' Hurdle Ruby Tuesday This post contains videos

Walsh-Mullins combo kick off Cheltenham by claiming the Novices' Hurdle

6/1 shot Klassical Dream beat Thomas Darby by four and a half lengths.

'If you stand in front of the mirror with a pink tie and a black shirt and you think you look well – you can’t coach him'

Ted Walsh and Patrick Mullins sat down with The42 for an extensive chat about coaching, Christy Ring and life ahead of the Cheltenham Festival.

1 2 3 4 5