IT WAS a real disappointment to hear that dual Champion Hurdle winner Buveur D’Air had suffered a setback earlier in the week. He’s a brilliant hurdler and even though he wasn’t at his most.. Credit: City A.M. - Published
The pace, judgment and positional sense shown by Geraghty when winning on Buveur D’Air were top drawer. He had had some big boots to fill but when he is riding well nobody is better. Credit: MailOnline - Published
Trainer Nicky Henderson expressed relief after Buveur D’Air banished nagging doubt over his ability to win under pressure by retaining his Champion Hurdle title at the Cheltenham Festival.
Having.. Credit: City A.M. - Published Also reported by •BBC News •BBC Local News
Buveur D'Air was made to pull out all the stops to successfully defend his crown in the Unibet Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham. Melon proved the biggest threat to the reigning champion. Credit: MailOnline - Published Also reported by •BBC Sport
INCREDIBLY, seven of the last nine Unibet Champion Hurdles (3.30pm) have been won by either Willie Mullins or Nicky Henderson, and it’s long odds-on that it will be eight from 10 after today’s.. Credit: City A.M. - Published
A BIG crowd assembled at the Reading South Grosvenor Casino last Tuesday for Grosvenorsport.com’s Cheltenham Festival preview night.
ITV Racing’s Oli Bell was joined by jockey Nick Scholfield,.. Credit: City A.M. - Published
THERE are just four more sleeps until the best four days on the UK’s racing calendar get underway at Cheltenham and bookmakers are now offering a whole array of special bets on the meeting.
The.. Credit: City A.M. - Published
TRADITIONALLY the English handicapper tends to punish the Irish-trained runners in the Festival handicaps by allotting them up to 10lbs more weight than their official domestic marks.
When the.. Credit: City A.M. - Published