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#Tony McCoy

# tony-mccoy - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

'There's a fair chance you won't see us riding again. It's a special cause for a special person in my life'

Legends of racing met at Joseph O’Brien’s yard this morning to promote the Pat Smullen Champions Race for Cancer Trials Ireland.

# tony-mccoy - Monday 14 March, 2016

Tony McCoy's horse is the early contender for Cheltenham's best dressed prize Best Dressed Neigh-dy This post contains images

Tony McCoy's horse is the early contender for Cheltenham's best dressed prize

Tweed is the order of the week.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Tony McCoy leads sports stars in New Year Honours List

Carl Frampton, the IBF super-bantamweight champion, was awarded the MBE.

# tony-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.

# tony-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.

# tony-mccoy - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Many Clouds takes the Grand National while AP McCoy can only finish fifth in Aintree farewell

Jockey Leighton Aspall won the race for the second year in-a-row.

# tony-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.

# tony-mccoy - Sunday 21 December, 2014

World champions and Man United debuts - Antrim's 2014 sporting highlights

It was also a very good year for Paddy Barnes, Tony McCoy and cycling enthusiasts.

# tony-mccoy - Thursday 31 July, 2014

All the results and the best pics from Day 4 of the Galway Races

There was success for JP McManus, as Tony McCoy and Thomas Edison prevailed in the Guinness Galway Hurdle.

We'll Leave it There So: Irish team set for Women's RWC, Dunne's retirement and all today’s sport

Also, the intriguing clause in Man United’s kit deal, Kildare footballers name their side to face Monaghan and more.

# tony-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.

# tony-mccoy - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

'He's a favourite of mine' -- trainer Jessica Harrington revels in her first Champion Hurdle win thanks to Jezki

JP McManus became the first owner to have a 1-2 in the race.

# tony-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.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Rob Heffernan's 50km gold voted the greatest Irish sporting achievement of 2013

While Katie Taylor remains the country’s favourite sportsperson.

# tony-mccoy - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Tony McCoy shortlisted for Sports Personality of the Year

The Irish jockey recently passed 4000 winners.

# tony-mccoy - Sunday 10 November, 2013

13 of the best pics from today's action at Navan Racecourse Slideshow This post contains images

13 of the best pics from today's action at Navan Racecourse

Featuring Tony McCoy, Andrew Lynch and JP McManus.

# tony-mccoy - Saturday 9 November, 2013

From Twitter, Toronto mayor and mystery GPO woman: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Twitter, Toronto mayor and mystery GPO woman: The week in numbers

Plus: how much will the average household spend on Christmas this year?

# tony-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.”

Real McCoy: the best pictures from AP's historic 4,000th winner

Could the greatest jumps jockey ever do it on a wet Wednesday afternoon in Towcester? Yes, actually.

WATCH: Tony McCoy reaches 4,000 winners in thrilling ride at Towcester

Jonjo O’Neill’s Mountain Tunes provides the 18-time champion jockey with a historic win.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Tony McCoy's 4000th winner won't be today

Non-runner messes up McCoy’s plans of a historic day at Chepstow.

# tony-mccoy - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

3996, 3997, 3998… will today be the day that Tony McCoy makes history?

McCoy needs two winners at Exeter but bookmakers believe he will have to wait until tomorrow for landmark win.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

In pictures: The weather failed to dampen spirits at the Galway Races today

So it was pretty wet at Ballybrit.

# tony-mccoy - Saturday 6 April, 2013

From Poll: Is the Aintree Grand National cruel? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is the Aintree Grand National cruel?

Despite recent safety changes to the course, horses continue to die.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Novel idea -- Tony McCoy to write racing fiction

It’s “something very different,” McCoy said. Indeed.

# tony-mccoy - 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.”

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Gold Cup winner Synchronised leads Grand National field

The Cheltenham winner is one of 47 runners declared for Saturday’s event at Aintree.

# tony-mccoy - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

McCoy set for return at Warwick on Thursday

The 16-time champion jockey has been given the all-clear and should make his comeback this week after a month out of action.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Safe bet: Tony McCoy set for Cheltenham

The champion jockey is confident he’ll be back in the saddle in time for the festival’s trial day.

# tony-mccoy - Saturday 17 December, 2011

McCoy: Poor prize money tempts jockeys to cheat

“It’s harder than ever now to make a living from this sport,” writes the 16-time Champion Jockey.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

McCoy and eight others banned after Wetherby incident

Nine riders fail to stop despite a yellow flag after a serious injury to Ashburton Lad.

# tony-mccoy - Saturday 26 February, 2011

Nacarat out to avenge last year’s defeat

Tom George’s charge will be there or there abouts today.

# tony-mccoy - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Spurs clinch a dramatic win in Italy, Contador gets off the hook and Tony McCoy faces a dilemma.

# tony-mccoy - Tuesday 28 December, 2010

AP McCoy set for Newbury test after Leopardstown injury

Jockey hurt his wrist at Leopardstown today.

# tony-mccoy - Friday 24 December, 2010

The Morning Score: Christmas Eve The Morning Score This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Christmas Eve

The bad weather continues to bite as sport over the festive period is hit.

# tony-mccoy - Sunday 19 December, 2010

Tony McCoy wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Darts legend Phil Taylor comes second while athlete Jessica Ennis is third.

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