Tag Archive: Cheltenham

Ireland 1-7 to land Timico Gold Cup

| 13.01.2016

Last year’s runner-up Djakadam is 7-2 favourite with Coral to go one better in this season’s Timico Gold Cup, following the latest entry stage for the Cheltenham showpiece.  In a market dominated by Irish-trained runners, Don Cossack and Don Poli are the 5-1 joint second favourites, ahead of the leading... View Article

StableTalk: “We like this horse a lot”

| 02.01.2016

AP’s knighthood is just fantastic. Everyone will bark on about how good it is for the sport, and of course it is, but I think for once in his life AP can be selfish about this as he’s really earned it. He was no less determined on his last ride... View Article

Cheltenham preview (15.05): Top Notch ready to rock in Relkeel

| 01.01.2016

David Metcalf | January 1, 2016 Top Notch has posted two cracking efforts this season and looks decent value to land the Grade 2 Relkeel Hurdle at Cheltenham (15.05) now stepped up in trip. The gelding was a dual winner in France before joining trainer Nicky Henderson and developing into... View Article

Cheltenham preview (13.55): Tenor to hit the high notes

| 01.01.2016

David Metcalf | January 1, 2016 Tenor Nivernais goes well in the mud and looks the answer to the big 3m 2f handicap chase on a competitive New Year’s Day card at Cheltenham (13.55). The Venetia Williams gelding scored first time up last season when staying on strongly and showing... View Article

Cheltenham preview: Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle (14.25)

| 12.12.2015

David Metcalf | December 11, 2015 Unowhatimeanharry has won his two starts this season in impressive fashion, and can take the step up into Grade 2 company in his stride to land the hat-trick in the Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham (14.25). The gelding has looked a totally different... View Article