Altior winning run now 15 after victory in Creek

It takes only two to produce something memorable in sport, just look back to last week’s fight between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder in the boxing ring. With respect to the undercard – [...]

Buveur D’Air romps to take Fighting Fifth

Buveur D’Air provided an emphatic response to those who believed Samcro rated a strong challenger to his Champion Hurdle crown when romping home eight lengths clear of last season’s [...]

Speedy La Bague Au Roi excites Greatrex

The Grade 2 Ladbrokes Novices’ Chase has often produced superstars on their way to victory at the highest level such as Bobs Worth and Coneygree, winners of this 2m4f contest in 2011 and [...]

Buveur D’Air and Samcro showdown

Connections of both Buveur D’Air and Samcro have confirmed their intention to run in the BetVictor Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle on Saturday. It had looked as if fast ground would rule the [...]

Henderson left flummoxed by Might Bite flop

Nicky Henderson said “blame the trainer, not the fences” after even-money favourite Might Bite trailed home last of the five runners following a ponderous round of jumping in the [...]

Altior in seriously good form for Tingle Creek

Altior is tearing up the gallops like a five-furlong sprinter at Nicky Henderson’s Seven Barrows yard as the champion two-mile chaser heads all guns blazing to the Betfair Tingle Creek [...]

‘I’m not afraid of Might Bite’ – Joe Tizzard

The Tizzard team insist they are unafraid of taking on Might Bite again as they prepare Native River for a Cheltenham Gold Cup rematch in the Betfair Chase at Haydock on Saturday. The pair [...]

Toast bidding fairytale comeback in marathon

Classic glory might be a comeback too far-fetched even for the implausibly romantic realm of Hollywood movies, but a glass or two will be raised to Toast Of New York if the Jamie Osborne-trained [...]

Stormy has Hong Kong Cup in his sights

The Ed Walker-trained Stormy Antarctic will be heading out to Hong Kong to prepare for the $28,000,000 (£2.74m) Gr.1 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin in December. Confirming his plans on his [...]

Cheltenham boosts prize money

Cheltenham has unveiled an increase in prize-money for its season-opening Showcase meeting in a fortnight’s time. The two-day meeting, on October 26 and 27, offers record prize-money of [...]