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Richard Johnson crowned Stobart Champion Jump Jockey for 2015-16 season

By Simon Jackson.

Richard Johnson was crowned Stobart Champion Jump Jockey for the first time at Sandown Park on Saturday after finishing more than 100 winners clear of his nearest rival. 547 more words

Cheltenham Gold Cup

Richard 'Dicky' Johnson looking for Grand National victory after 19 years of failure.


Since he became a pro jockey, Richard Johnson has forever been in the shadow of the great AP McCoy. 

The 38-year old has had to remain patient for his chance in the spotlight, and following McCoy’s retirement last year, he finally looks set to win the race that has eluded him since 1997. 354 more words


Grand National: Saint Can Go One Better

There were nine withdrawals from the field leaving 87 entries for this Saturday’s Grand National and there are a few big names that could miss out, including 2014 winner Pineau De Re. 1,117 more words

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