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#CheltFest

# cheltfest - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Philip Fenton's horses cleared to run at Cheltenham following investigation
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Philip Fenton's horses cleared to run at Cheltenham following investigation

Mar 5th 2014, 5:25 PM 1,614 Views 0 Comments

BHA find that Last Instalment, Value at Risk and Dunguib had not been administered with performance-enhancing substances.

# cheltfest - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

No Gold Cup bid as Cue Card the latest Cheltenham casualty
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No Gold Cup bid as Cue Card the latest Cheltenham casualty

Feb 25th 2014, 1:33 PM 1,493 Views 0 Comments

A muscle injury has ruled last year’s Ryanair Chase winner out of next month’s action.

# cheltfest - Monday 24 February, 2014

Sprinter Sacre to miss Cheltenham Festival
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Sprinter Sacre to miss Cheltenham Festival

Feb 24th 2014, 11:45 AM 1,473 Views 3 Comments

Trainer Nicky Henderson has made the tough call ahead of the Cotswolds action next month.

# cheltfest - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Rock On Ruby may head straight for Cheltenham
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Rock On Ruby may head straight for Cheltenham

Feb 1st 2014, 11:17 AM 1,340 Views 0 Comments

The nine-year-old has still only managed one run over fences this season.

# cheltfest - Saturday 17 March, 2012

All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012
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All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012

Mar 17th 2012, 1:30 PM 334 Views 0 Comments

From fallers to photo-finishes, here’s how the Festival looked through a lens.

# cheltfest - Friday 16 March, 2012

Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?
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Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?

Mar 16th 2012, 7:01 PM 329 Views 1 Comment

The four-day Cheltenham Festival has wrapped up at Prestbury Park after 27 races.

Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham
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Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham

Mar 16th 2012, 3:57 PM 2,258 Views 0 Comments

Dual winner Kauto Star was pulled up at the ninth fence by Ruby Walsh after losing his place.

Henderson hails Irish stable lad's €1.2million accumulator foresight
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Henderson hails Irish stable lad's €1.2million accumulator foresight

Mar 16th 2012, 12:28 PM 5,200 Views 8 Comments

Newly-minted millionaire Conor Murphy is at work today ahead of the Gold Cup despite his good fortune with a €60 bet.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day 4
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Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day 4

Mar 16th 2012, 11:47 AM 1,188 Views 1 Comment

It’s billed as Kauto v Long Run, but check out our two tips for the final day of the Festival.

Quel Esprit ruled out of Gold Cup run
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Quel Esprit ruled out of Gold Cup run

Mar 16th 2012, 11:23 AM 275 Views 0 Comments

Midnight Club is now the Willie Mullin’s sole contender in the blue riband event.

Follow Friday: It's Barry Geraghty
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Follow Friday: It's Barry Geraghty

Mar 16th 2012, 10:25 AM 291 Views 0 Comments

Every Friday we point you in the right direction for some of the most entertaining sportsmen on the Twitter.

Got that Friday feeling? Download your Gold Cup office sweepstakes kit
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Got that Friday feeling? Download your Gold Cup office sweepstakes kit

Mar 16th 2012, 7:18 AM 1,954 Views 2 Comments

It’s your last chance this week to take some of your colleagues’ lunch money.

# cheltfest - Thursday 15 March, 2012

The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise
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# That's More Like It

The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise

Mar 15th 2012, 6:25 PM 260 Views 1 Comment

For the punters who could afford to stick around, there was plenty of joy to be found inside the fog at Prestbury Park.

History-maker Big Buck's wins Cheltenham feature
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History-maker Big Buck's wins Cheltenham feature

Mar 15th 2012, 4:06 PM 2,030 Views 4 Comments

Ruby Walsh rode the champion horse to victory in a thrilling finish as Voler La Vedette pushed it all the way.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day three From The42
Live Mar 15th 2012, 12:47 PM

As it happened: Cheltenham, day three

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Three
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Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Three

Mar 15th 2012, 10:14 AM 1,644 Views 4 Comments

Can Barry Geraghty and Nicky Henderson keep yesterday’s show on the road today? Mark Hobbs runs through today’s card.

You in? Download your office Cheltenham sweepstakes kit
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You in? Download your office Cheltenham sweepstakes kit

Mar 15th 2012, 7:41 AM 2,301 Views 1 Comment

As Hector might be shouting at this very instant in field in the Cotswolds: let yourself go.

# cheltfest - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Two more fatalities at Cheltenham today
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Two more fatalities at Cheltenham today

Mar 14th 2012, 10:29 PM 895 Views 6 Comments

Yesterday, three horses lost their lives on the first afternoon of racing at the Festival.

The winners' enclosure: Barry and the Hendersons
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The winners' enclosure: Barry and the Hendersons

Mar 14th 2012, 6:58 PM 312 Views 0 Comments

A mixed day for punters, but a landmark day for Irish jockeys, particularly Barry Geraghty who claimed three wins.

In pictures: Spills and thrills on dramatic second Festival day
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In pictures: Spills and thrills on dramatic second Festival day

Mar 14th 2012, 6:44 PM 235 Views 0 Comments

It wasn’t a particularly good day to be a photographer at trackside… but here’s what the snappers at Prestbury Park captured earlier.

Cheltenham controversy in dramatic Champion Chase
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Cheltenham controversy in dramatic Champion Chase

Mar 14th 2012, 4:37 PM 1,108 Views 0 Comments

Finian’s Rainbow comes in first after last fence dolled off in day’s feature race.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day two From The42
Live Mar 14th 2012, 1:04 PM

As it happened: Cheltenham, day two

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Two
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Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Two

Mar 14th 2012, 9:18 AM 1,992 Views 0 Comments

Strap yourself in… here we go again.

Put your money where your mouth is with our Cheltenham sweepstakes kit
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Put your money where your mouth is with our Cheltenham sweepstakes kit

Mar 14th 2012, 7:59 AM 1,445 Views 8 Comments

Even if Hurricane Fly’s defeat leaves you broke, today’s another day.

# cheltfest - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Festival’s opening day marred by three horse fatalities
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Festival’s opening day marred by three horse fatalities

Mar 13th 2012, 8:02 PM 539 Views 1 Comment

Glenfarclas Handicap Chase favourite Scotsirish and Garde Champetre were put down after what was the fifth race on the card before Educated Evans fell in the last.

The winners' enclosure: Rock on Ruby saves the day for bookies
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The winners' enclosure: Rock on Ruby saves the day for bookies

Mar 13th 2012, 6:56 PM 394 Views 1 Comment

Paul Nicholls’ runner denied the much fancied favourite Hurricane Fly to put a spring in the step of the turf accountants trackside.

In pictures: And they're off at the 2012 Cheltenham Festival...
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In pictures: And they're off at the 2012 Cheltenham Festival...

Mar 13th 2012, 5:51 PM 586 Views 0 Comments

Here’s how Centenary Day looked on a day when banker Hurricane Fly failed to cash.

As it happened: Cheltenham day one From The42
Live Mar 13th 2012, 12:49 PM

As it happened: Cheltenham day one

Cheltenham 2012: who’ll win the race to be crowned top jockey?
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Cheltenham 2012: who’ll win the race to be crowned top jockey?

Mar 13th 2012, 11:15 AM 463 Views 0 Comments

Will it be Ruby Tuesday (and Wednesday and Thursday and Friday) again this year? Or will somebody else steal the headlines? Here’s the three men who would be top jockey.

Mark your card: Cheltenham day one
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Mark your card: Cheltenham day one

Mar 13th 2012, 9:29 AM 1,639 Views 2 Comments

Can’t figure out which tail to pin on which donkey? Mark Hobbs has you, and your hard-earned cash, in his best interests.

The Morning Score: Tuesday
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The Morning Score: Tuesday

Mar 13th 2012, 9:00 AM 202 Views 0 Comments

Every weekday morning we bring you all you need to know by 9AM, except who’s going to win the 2.40.

Champion Hurdle Preview: here comes the story of the Hurricane
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Champion Hurdle Preview: here comes the story of the Hurricane

Mar 13th 2012, 8:30 AM 223 Views 0 Comments

Who’s your money on in today’s big race? We take a detailed look at the feature on day one at Cheltenham, the Stan James Champion Hurdle.

You in? Download your Cheltenham Festival office sweepstakes kit
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You in? Download your Cheltenham Festival office sweepstakes kit

Mar 13th 2012, 7:28 AM 3,666 Views 5 Comments

On the first day of action at Prestbury Park, it’s time to put your money where your mouth is.

# cheltfest - Monday 12 March, 2012

Lucky 13: here’s why 2011 was a record-breaking year for the Irish at Cheltenham
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Lucky 13: here’s why 2011 was a record-breaking year for the Irish at Cheltenham

Mar 12th 2012, 10:45 PM 114 Views 0 Comments

If you still need something to get you in the mood, this recap of Ireland’s finest hour at Cheltenham should do the trick.

Pipe dream: Grands Crus skips Gold Cup in favour of RSA
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# Cheltenham 2012

Pipe dream: Grands Crus skips Gold Cup in favour of RSA

Mar 12th 2012, 1:52 PM 192 Views 0 Comments

Last year’s World Hurdle runner-up Grands Crus has been installed as 13/8 favourite for Wednesday’s RSA Chase.

It's on: Kauto Star will run in Cheltenham Gold Cup
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It's on: Kauto Star will run in Cheltenham Gold Cup

Mar 12th 2012, 1:08 PM 193 Views 0 Comments

Watch out, Long Run. A certain horse beneath Ruby Walsh will be aiming for his third Gold Cup this Friday.

Buckaroo! Here’s what’s happening at Cheltenham today…
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# Horsing It

Buckaroo! Here’s what’s happening at Cheltenham today…

Mar 12th 2012, 12:40 PM 318 Views 0 Comments

We’re not the only ones letting the excitement get to us today.

Winning at Cheltenham: Lies, damned lies and statistics
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Winning at Cheltenham: Lies, damned lies and statistics

Mar 12th 2012, 10:54 AM 767 Views 0 Comments

We study the trends to try to narrow the field ahead of the start of the festival tomorrow. And then just pick the one with the pretty silks.

6 Horses to keep an eye on this week at Cheltenham
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6 Horses to keep an eye on this week at Cheltenham

Mar 12th 2012, 7:20 AM 632 Views 0 Comments

With just one more sleep to the Festival, we cast an eye over some of those going to post who may figure in the shake-up.

# cheltfest - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Kauto Star on track for Cheltenham recovery
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Kauto Star on track for Cheltenham recovery

Mar 10th 2012, 12:49 PM 116 Views 0 Comments

Paul Nicholls is more than optimistic that his Gold Cup hopeful will make Friday’s big race.