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# cheltenham - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

From The42 Tributes pour in as ‘this generation’s Arkle’ — Kauto Star — dies following a fall RIP

Tributes pour in as ‘this generation’s Arkle’ — Kauto Star — dies following a fall

The 15-year old suffered a complex fracture to his pelvis.

# cheltenham - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Woman fought off sex offender who told her to ‘be quiet and do as I tell you’

The woman managed to knock out her attacker.

# cheltenham - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The42 The Irish leave Cheltenham with a bang as AP bows out – The best pics from Day 4 Caught On Camera
From The42 Willie Mullins just had the most dominant week in Cheltenham history – and here’s the proof Unstoppable

Willie Mullins just had the most dominant week in Cheltenham history – and here’s the proof

Six Grade 1 winners, over €1 million in prize money, and a new Festival record. Wow.

From The42 For a second, AP McCoy’s final Cheltenham race looked set for a fairytale finish A Legend Departs

For a second, AP McCoy’s final Cheltenham race looked set for a fairytale finish

Favourite Ned Buntline went down fighting in AP McCoy’s last-ever ride at the Cheltenham Festival.

From The42 Ruby Walsh has to settle for second as Coneygree makes history in the Cheltenham Gold Cup Cheltenham 2015

Ruby Walsh has to settle for second as Coneygree makes history in the Cheltenham Gold Cup

Willie Mullins had two more winners on Friday, taking his total this week to an unprecedented eight.

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From The42 The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy the final day of Cheltenham Cheltenham 2015

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy the final day of Cheltenham

And hopefully help you pick a winner.

From The42 Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Gold Cup at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Gold Cup at Cheltenham?

It’s the big one on the final day of the festival.

# cheltenham - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From The42 Fergie time, Royal selfies and AP’s farewell sealed with a kiss – Best pics from Cheltenham Day 3 Caught On Camera
From The42 AP McCoy finally gets a winner on a day of big-priced shocks at Cheltenham Cheltenham 2015

AP McCoy finally gets a winner on a day of big-priced shocks at Cheltenham

McCoy strikes with Uxizandre before 14/1 shot Cole Harden lands shock win in the World Hurdle.

From The42 Cheltenham photographer gets these great pics right before a horse crashes into him Cheltenham 2015

Cheltenham photographer gets these great pics right before a horse crashes into him

Patrick McCann fractured his leg in a freak accident yesterday.

From The42 The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day three of Cheltenham CheltFest

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day three of Cheltenham

And hopefully help you pick a winner.

From The42 Poll: Who do you think will win today’s World Hurdle at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s World Hurdle at Cheltenham?

Nail your colours to the mast.

# cheltenham - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From The42 Man United stars, Michael O’Leary & Nadia Forde feature in the best pics from Cheltenham Day 2 Snapshots

Man United stars, Michael O’Leary & Nadia Forde feature in the best pics from Cheltenham Day 2

The stars were out for another action-packed day.

From The42 We’ll Leave it There So: Dodging Bullets wins at Cheltenham, Zimbabwe apologise and all today’s sport Wednesday

We’ll Leave it There So: Dodging Bullets wins at Cheltenham, Zimbabwe apologise and all today’s sport

Meanwhile, it’s been confirmed that former Man United manager Alex Ferguson is bringing out another book.

From The42 Unlucky photographer gets VERY close to the action at Cheltenham Close Call

Unlucky photographer gets VERY close to the action at Cheltenham

The snapper has been taken to the race course medical centre.

From The42 Dodging Bullets wins the Queen Mother Champion Chase Winning

Dodging Bullets wins the Queen Mother Champion Chase

The 9/2 shot stayed on best up the Cheltenham hill.

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From The42 The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day two of Cheltenham Cheltfest 2015

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day two of Cheltenham

After a brilliant opening day of racing, there’s plenty more in store this afternoon.

From The42 Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

# cheltenham - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

From The42 John Motson, Jeremy Kyle and Charlie McCreevy feature in the best pics from Cheltenham Day 1 Looking Back

John Motson, Jeremy Kyle and Charlie McCreevy feature in the best pics from Cheltenham Day 1

There was plenty to talk about after the first day of the event.

From The Daily Edge A BBC presenter just made a very rude blunder live at Cheltenham Rose-c***ed Glasses

A BBC presenter just made a very rude blunder live at Cheltenham

NSFW language, obviously.

From The42 John Inverdale’s attempt to say ‘rose-tinted glasses’ turned about as vulgar as it possibly could Faux Pas

John Inverdale’s attempt to say ‘rose-tinted glasses’ turned about as vulgar as it possibly could

We don’t know how on earth Inverdale managed to substitute in THIS word.

From Business ETC Why today was a bad day for bookies at Cheltenham, but they don’t really care Only One Winner

Why today was a bad day for bookies at Cheltenham, but they don’t really care

It’s not just about getting their hands on your money for one or two races, you see.

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From The42 Bookies claim they’re spared £50 million after Annie Power’s dramatic Cheltenham fall Oh So Close

Bookies claim they’re spared £50 million after Annie Power’s dramatic Cheltenham fall

Ruby Walsh’s mount looked set for victory but fell at the last.

From The42 Ruby and Mullins dominate Cheltenham opening day as Faugheen wins Champion Hurdle Ruby Tuesday

Ruby and Mullins dominate Cheltenham opening day as Faugheen wins Champion Hurdle

But Annie Power’s fall was one of the biggest stories of the day.

From The42 Faugheen takes the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham as Mullins makes history Cheltenham Glory

Faugheen takes the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham as Mullins makes history

It was a one-two-three for trainer Willie Mullins.

From The42 Ruby Walsh and Willie Mullins have cost Paddy Power quite a bit of money already Power Off

Ruby Walsh and Willie Mullins have cost Paddy Power quite a bit of money already

Can’t say we’ve too much sympathy for the bookmakers mind.

From The42 The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day one of Cheltenham — and pick a winner Tipping Point

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day one of Cheltenham — and pick a winner

It’s the most wonderful (horse racing) time of the year again.

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From The Daily Edge 5 horse selection tips all Cheltenham chancers will understand Picking A Winner

5 horse selection tips all Cheltenham chancers will understand

Abandon all hope of trying to act like you know what you’re talking about, and just go with it.

From The42 The42′s guide to having a bet at Cheltenham this week Have A Punt

The42′s guide to having a bet at Cheltenham this week

Everyone’s an expert around this time of year.

# cheltenham - Sunday 8 March, 2015

From The42 5 excuses to use if your horse loses at Cheltenham next week Cheltfest2015

5 excuses to use if your horse loses at Cheltenham next week

She doesn’t like the slop.

# cheltenham - Saturday 7 March, 2015

‘Would you give out free sachets of coke with a newspaper?’ Bets Are Off This post contains videos

‘Would you give out free sachets of coke with a newspaper?’

The run-up to Cheltenham can be a very difficult time of year for those with a gambling addiction.

# cheltenham - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From The42 ‘It’s just how he copes with 65,000 people and the noise of the festival’ – Ruby on Un De Sceaux Tipping Point

‘It’s just how he copes with 65,000 people and the noise of the festival’ – Ruby on Un De Sceaux

The odds on shot for the Arkle Chase is temperamental to say the least.

# cheltenham - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 most awkward moments from last night’s Late Late Show interview Gorillas In The Mist

10 most awkward moments from last night’s Late Late Show interview

Ryan Tubridy, outfits and horse racing don’t mix.

From The42 Celebrating Conor McGregor and lamenting dodgy cover versions? It’s the week in comments WIT

Celebrating Conor McGregor and lamenting dodgy cover versions? It’s the week in comments

What links Brian O’Driscoll, Linda Martin and Daft Punk? They all feature in this article.

# cheltenham - Friday 14 March, 2014

From The42 Joy for Davy Russell and Jim Cullloty, as Lord Windermere takes Gold Cup after dramatic finish Report
From The42 GIF: Irish jockey Daryl Jacob injured as Port Melon crashes through Cheltenham railing CheltFest

GIF: Irish jockey Daryl Jacob injured as Port Melon crashes through Cheltenham railing

The incident took the jockey out of the Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle.

From The42 POLL: Who do you think will win today’s Cheltenham Gold Cup? Cheltenham 2014 This post contains a poll

POLL: Who do you think will win today’s Cheltenham Gold Cup?

Will Bobs Worth storm up that hill again? Or is it time to crown a new king at Cheltenham?

# cheltenham - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From The42 Geraghty’s joy is McCoy’s pain again in World Hurdle Cheltenham

Geraghty’s joy is McCoy’s pain again in World Hurdle

For the second time in a feature race this week, AP McCoy backed the wrong horse.

From The42 TheScore.ie’s Morning Line: everything you need to enjoy day three at Cheltenham — and pick a winner Preview This post contains videos

TheScore.ie’s Morning Line: everything you need to enjoy day three at Cheltenham — and pick a winner

Will Annie Power maintain her impressive unbeaten run? Can Benefficient overcome the challenge of Dynaste for the second year running?

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