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Tony McCoy anticipates that Cheltenham Festival may be 'a little emotional'

By Simon Jackson.

Multiple champion jockey Tony McCoy has admitted that he may feel a little emotional at this year’s Cheltenham Festival, which will be his last following news of his retirement. 403 more words

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Jezki can run 'another big race' in the Stan James Champion Hurdle

By Simon Jackson.

Jessica Harrington anticipates ‘another big race’ from defending champion Jezki in the Stan James Champion Hurdle, the feature race on the first day of the Cheltenham Festival. 534 more words

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No hurdle too high

Tony McCoy’s record doesn’t get the credit it deserves, but it’s what lies behind that makes him Ireland’s greatest modern sportperson and his a story we should all ingest before it’s too late, writes Ewan MacKenna…
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McCoy Prepares To Bid Farewell To Cheltenham

Horse racing without AP McCoy is like Manchester United without Sir Alex Ferguson. Whilst the

latter departed Old Trafford holding the Premier League trophy aloft a couple of seasons ago, the… 573 more words

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Ruby Walsh: 'Tony McCoy changed the way jockeys' conducted their lives'

By Simon Jackson.

Top jockey Ruby Walsh has praised the high standards set by 19-time champion jockey Tony McCoy who has revealed that he will retire from race-riding this season. 350 more words

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McCoy writes history... yet again

One couldn’t have written the tale any better. There is Tony McCoy, the world’s most successful jockey. A legend of this sport. One whose name is synonymous with jump racing. 272 more words

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The greatest of all time

It’s akin to Daniel Day Lewis putting down his script for good. Cristiano Ronaldo packing up his boots and calling time. Sir Paul McCartney declaring that he won’t write another note. 494 more words