WITH the start of the Cheltenham Festival only two days away, clerk of the course Simon Claisse said on Sunday that he expects the ground to continue to dry out and the word 'good' to appear in the going description from Monday.
AMERICAN raider, Major Marvel, (Michael Maker/Patrick Husbands), stormed home to a famous victory in the 33rd running of the £64,000 Sandy Lane Barbados Gold Cup.
WILLIE MULLINS will rely solely on Hurricane Fly for the Stan James Champion Hurdle, as a field of nine were on Sunday declared for Tuesday's Grade 1 at the Cheltenham Festival.
THE sixth running of the Woodlands Park 100 Club Leinster National (5.00) features Raz De Maree, the only runner in the line-up with a Crabbie's Grand National entry, at the head the weights.
Game On Dude (Bob Baffert/Mike Smith) earned a place in US racing history on Saturday when he became the first horse to win the Santa Anita Handicap three times
NICKY HENDERSON and Paul Nicholls have issued a plea to Cheltenham's clerk of the course Simon Claisse not to water the track for the four biggest days in the jump racing calendar.
ARSENAL are 13-8 to win the FA Cup for the first time in nine years after they brushed aside Everton 4-1 in yesterday’s first quarter-final.
Leading Kentucky Derby contender Top Billing sustained an injury during a workout on Saturday morning and will miss the Triple Crown.
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