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Channon eyes big spring meetings for 'top-class' Somersby

Somersby
7:41am 16 Mar 2014

SOMERSBY, who ran a fine race to be second to Sire De Grugy in Wednesday's Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival, could run again this season with trainer Mick Channon eyeing the big spring meetings at Aintree and Punchestown.

Mullins rules out appealing Gold Cup result

Thrilling finish Lord Windermere right holds on by a shorthead from On His Own centre
6:38pm 15 Mar 2014

THERE is no chance of Lord Windermere and his connections having the Cheltenham Gold Cup snatched away after Willie Mullins, trainer revealed on Saturday he will not be appealing against the decision of the racecourse stewards.

Cheltenham: Lord Windermere grabs heart-stopping win

Thrilling finish Lord Windermere right holds on by a shorthead from On His Own centre
3:43pm 14 Mar 2014

LORD WINDERMERE is the new best mate of trainer Jim Culloty after grabbing a heart-stopping win from On His Own.

Cheltenham: Injured Walsh out for three months after fall

Rubyfalls
1:52pm 14 Mar 2014

RUBY WALSH looks set to miss up to three months after suffering a serious arm injury in the first race at Cheltenham on Gold Cup day.

Cheltenham: Wood very good in Albert Bartlett Hurdle

Verywood360
3:02pm 14 Mar 2014

VERY WOOD was delivered with typical patience by Paul Carberry to lead at the final hurdle and take a dramatic running of the Albert Bartlett Hurdle.

Cheltenham: Tiger on a roll in Triumph Hurdle

Tigerrolls360
1:42pm 14 Mar 2014

THE unexposed Tiger Roll secured Grade 1 glory for Gordon Elliott and Davy Russell, as powerful owners Gigginstown House Stud bagged a first winner of the week at the meeting.

Cheltenham: Lac Fontana gives Jacob much-needed winner

Lacfontana
2:15pm 14 Mar 2014

FINALLY the sun shone on Daryl Jacob at the 2014 Cheltenham Festival when he put behind him a run of mishaps to drive Lac Fontana to a narrow success over Arctic Fire, ridden by David Casey in place of the injured Ruby Walsh.

Cheltenham Festival: day four in pictures

Lordwindermere360
5:44pm 14 Mar 2014

THE best of day four from the Cheltenham Festival in pictures.

Cheltenham: Russell and O'Leary reign again with Savello

Donpoli360
4:57pm 14 Mar 2014

THE final day of the Cheltenham Festival belonged to Davy Russell and Michael O'Leary as the jockey grabbed his third winner of the day and the owner his fourth with Savello.

Cheltenham: Tammys charges home in Foxhunter

Tammyshill360
4:26pm 14 Mar 2014

HAVING been declared an unlikely runner at Cheltenham after his win at Leopardstown last month, Tammys Hill proved connections made the right decision to run with a determined victory.

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