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From The42 Champion jockey Geraghty to release his memoir 'True Colours' in October Read All About It

Champion jockey Geraghty to release his memoir 'True Colours' in October

Geraghty retired from jump racing last month.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you know the racing careers of Ted and Ruby Walsh? It's Quizness Time

Quiz: How well do you know the racing careers of Ted and Ruby Walsh?

It’s 20 years today since the pair were celebrating their Grand National win.

From The42 Mullins the epitome of grace after triumphant Friday and Gold Cup for the ages Racing

Mullins the epitome of grace after triumphant Friday and Gold Cup for the ages

Four wins on the final day at Cheltenham saw Willie Mullins named the Festival’s top trainer.

From The42 'She has little faith in herself': Cork jockey wins 'Amateur Gold Cup' with 66/1 outsider Winner Winner This post contains videos

'She has little faith in herself': Cork jockey wins 'Amateur Gold Cup' with 66/1 outsider

Maxine O’Sullivan was victorious with It Came To Pass.

From The42 Whatever about the British government, Irish racing can hold its head high Column

Whatever about the British government, Irish racing can hold its head high

The decision to allow Cheltenham to continue today has been heavily criticised but the HRI has correctly opted to go behind closed doors, writes Johnny Ward.

From TheJournal.ie People returning from Cheltenham without Covid-19 symptoms will not need to self-isolate, says Harris Racing

People returning from Cheltenham without Covid-19 symptoms will not need to self-isolate, says Harris

“We have followed our own government’s advice very closely indeed,” Ian Renton of the Cheltenham Festival said.

From The42 'I have tears in my eyes' - Elliott rejoices after Samcro's heroic photo-finish win Emotion

'I have tears in my eyes' - Elliott rejoices after Samcro's heroic photo-finish win

Johnny Ward reports from another dramatic day at Cheltenham.

From The42 As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 3 Cheltenham 2020

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 3

The Stayers’ Hurdle is the feature race on Day 3.

From The42 'Deep down, most racing fans at Cheltenham know they shouldn't be here' The Festival

'Deep down, most racing fans at Cheltenham know they shouldn't be here'

Johnny Ward asks himself if he should be among 60,000 spectators watching horses run in a field at the time of global crisis.

From The42 Champ storms to stunning last-gasp RSA success at Cheltenham for Geraghty and JP Cheltenham Champ This post contains videos

Champ storms to stunning last-gasp RSA success at Cheltenham for Geraghty and JP

An incredible finish to the RSA Chase today.

From The42 3 expert tips for the penultimate day at Cheltenham Racing

3 expert tips for the penultimate day at Cheltenham

Johnny Ward gives his selections for the Marsh Novices’ Chase, the Ryanair Chase and the Stayers’ Hurdle.

From The42 As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 2 Cheltenham 2020

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 2

The Queen Mother Champion Chase is the feature race on the second day of the festival.

From The42 Chacun Pour Soi misses Queen Mother Champion Chase

Chacun Pour Soi misses Queen Mother Champion Chase

Willie Mullins’ charge was set to clash with main market rival Defi Du Seuil.

From The42 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?

Defi Du Seuil and Chacun Pour Soi are the two leading contenders.

From The42 'The lady on her back is just as special, she was amazing' - praise for Cheltenham winner Blackmore Winner Alright

'The lady on her back is just as special, she was amazing' - praise for Cheltenham winner Blackmore

Johnny Ward on a day of celebrations for Henry De Bromhead, Rachael Blackmore and Barry Geraghty.

From The42 Irish glory as De Bromhead and Coleman celebrate Cheltenham Arkle success Put The Kettle On

Irish glory as De Bromhead and Coleman celebrate Cheltenham Arkle success

Prolific mare Put The Kettle On triumphed on the opening day.

From The42 3 top tips for Wednesday's racing at the Cheltenham Festival Racing

3 top tips for Wednesday's racing at the Cheltenham Festival

Altior won’t be defending his Champion Chase crown, but we’ve got Johnny Ward’s picks for you to consider.

From The42 As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 1 Cheltenham 2020

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 1

The Champion Hurdle was the feature race on the opening day of the festival.

From The42 'There’s a part of me that has a fear of being born, growing up, living and dying in one small part of rural Ireland' Rising Son

'There’s a part of me that has a fear of being born, growing up, living and dying in one small part of rural Ireland'

Patrick Mullins discusses life as a jockey, working with his father, lessons from Ruby Walsh and plans for the future.

From The42 Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

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

Epatante is the favourite but who will win the feature race on the first day of the festival?

From The42 Bookmakers know that defeat for Envoi Allen this week is massive in battle with punters Flawless

Bookmakers know that defeat for Envoi Allen this week is massive in battle with punters

Not many top-level horses go their career unbeaten but the dream is alive for the Gordon Elliott-trained star, writes Johnny Ward.

From The42 Premier League and Cheltenham given green light to continue Shutdown

Premier League and Cheltenham given green light to continue

Fears that Premier League games and Cheltenham Festival would be forced behind closed doors have eased – for now.

From The42 Ballymore bid for Envoi Allen as Gordon Elliott makes Cheltenham call Stick To The Plan

Ballymore bid for Envoi Allen as Gordon Elliott makes Cheltenham call

The Cheveley Park Stud-owned six-year-old is unbeaten in seven starts to date.

From The42 Henderson reveals Altior is facing an 'uphill battle' to be ready for Cheltenham Lame

Henderson reveals Altior is facing an 'uphill battle' to be ready for Cheltenham

All had been set fair for a showdown with Defi Du Seuil and Chacun Pour Soi on Wednesday.

From The42 'There’s nothing better than a well-bred man' - the enduring friendship of the toff and Ted Double Act

'There’s nothing better than a well-bred man' - the enduring friendship of the toff and Ted

Robert Hall fronted RTÉ’s racing coverage for more than 30 years. Together with Ted Walsh, he formed a much-loved double act. They sat down to relive the highlights of a remarkable TV career.

From The42 13 Cheltenham tips from 13 well-known racing fans Fancies

13 Cheltenham tips from 13 well-known racing fans

Johnny Ward hit the phones to ask the likes of Ken Doherty and Ivan Yates where their money is going next week.

From The42 Sheikh Mohammed's bitter family dispute ruling may yet have major ramifications for racing Godolphin

Sheikh Mohammed's bitter family dispute ruling may yet have major ramifications for racing

The world of horse racing watched proceedings at the Royal Courts of Justice in London this week.

From The42 UK government gives green light to Premier League and Cheltenham – for now All Systems Go

UK government gives green light to Premier League and Cheltenham – for now

Crisis meeting in Downing Street over coronavirus ends with sporting bodies told to press ahead with events.

From The42 Willie Mullins adds another challenger to Champion Hurdle field at a cost of £22k Cilaos Emery

Willie Mullins adds another challenger to Champion Hurdle field at a cost of £22k

Ante-post favourite Epatante remains among the 19 runners for Tuesday’s showpiece.

From The42 5 spirited underdogs to keep an eye on next week at Cheltenham Money For Jam Man

5 spirited underdogs to keep an eye on next week at Cheltenham

Johnny Ward likes the look of these hopefuls ahead of the Festival.

From The42 Honeysuckle camp choose Mares’ Hurdle over Champion at Cheltenham Decision Made

Honeysuckle camp choose Mares’ Hurdle over Champion at Cheltenham

Henry De Bromhead’s six-year-old had won the Irish Champions Hurdle at Leopardstown last month.

From The42 Nicky Henderson reveals scare with Cheltenham Champion Hurdle favourite Epatante Cheltenham

Nicky Henderson reveals scare with Cheltenham Champion Hurdle favourite Epatante

JP McManus’s mare has been coughing in recent days.

From The42 Expert view: How you should view these 5 Cheltenham favourites Festival Season

Expert view: How you should view these 5 Cheltenham favourites

Donn McClean runs the rule over Altior, Paisley Park, A Plus Tard, Champ and Envoi Allen as race week approaches.

From The42 'I'd often look to the heavens and say, 'Give us a dig out here Dad if you can' - Clare hurling to Cheltenham hopes Brian Mcmahon

'I'd often look to the heavens and say, 'Give us a dig out here Dad if you can' - Clare hurling to Cheltenham hopes

Trainer Brian McMahon won an All-Ireland minor medal with Clare in 1997 and is hoping for Cheltenham challenges next month.

The disarming genius Mullins, chats about Faugheen over pints and the change from Ruby to Townend

Willie Mullins has so many big names, horses and owners, yet he nearly always seems to get his way.

From The42 2018 winner ruled out of the Cheltenham Gold Cup due to injury Native River

2018 winner ruled out of the Cheltenham Gold Cup due to injury

Native River will miss the marquee race next month.

From The42 Faith in Samcro, phonecalls from The Boss, and why 'forgotten horse' Delta Work is made for the Gold Cup His Own Man

Faith in Samcro, phonecalls from The Boss, and why 'forgotten horse' Delta Work is made for the Gold Cup

Gordon Elliott was in a combative mood but is heading to Cheltenham with a team he likes a lot, writes Johnny Ward.

From The42 Mullins forced to rule out three star runners ahead of Cheltenham Triple Blow

Mullins forced to rule out three star runners ahead of Cheltenham

The trainer will be without three of his most highly-rated stars for the festival.

From The42 Donn McClean: Delta Work a serious prospect for Cheltenham Gold Cup despite losing Jack Kennedy Predictions

Donn McClean: Delta Work a serious prospect for Cheltenham Gold Cup despite losing Jack Kennedy

The Gordon Elliott-trained horse stormed to victory at the Dublin Racing Festival.

From The42 Santini boosts Gold Cup claims and Paisley Park wins again at Cheltenham Horse Racing

Santini boosts Gold Cup claims and Paisley Park wins again at Cheltenham

Nicky Henderson also enjoyed success at Doncaster.

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