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Tony McCoy: 'Grand National win on Don't Push It was my greatest day'

By Simon Jackson.

Tony McCoy has described his victory on Don’t Push It in the 2010 Grand National as possibly the best day of his life, ahead of his last ride in the world’s greatest steeplechase next month. 313 more words

London Horse Racing

Day 4 round up Cheltenham Festival 2015

Gold Cup Day!

Rain fell on the final day of The Festival changing the ground to soft/good to soft and most likely changing the outcome for many of the competitors. 355 more words

Equestrian

Day 3 round up Cheltenham Festival 2015

St Patrick’s Thursday.

Day three was another mixed bag for punters, in the first race the well backed favourite Vautour easily won the JLT Novices Chase by 15 lengths.  213 more words

Equestrian

Tony McCoy: 'I have been very flattered by the reaction' following news of retirement

By Simon Jackson.

Tony McCoy has admitted that he has been flattered by people’s reaction since he announced earlier this month that he will retire from race-riding this season. 586 more words

London Horse Racing

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

London Horse Racing

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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