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#CheltFest

# cheltfest - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Cheltenham 2016: Ballyboker Bridge has Big Shu to fill today
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Cheltenham 2016: Ballyboker Bridge has Big Shu to fill today

Mar 16th 2016, 8:35 AM 4,749 Views 1 Comment

Peter Maher is hoping for victory in the Glenfarclas Cross-Country Chase this afternoon.

# cheltfest - Friday 13 March, 2015

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Gold Cup at Cheltenham?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

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

Mar 13th 2015, 12:10 AM 6,674 Views 15 Comments

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

# cheltfest - Thursday 12 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 12th 2015, 8:00 AM 15,945 Views 32 Comments

And hopefully help you pick a winner.

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s World Hurdle at Cheltenham?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

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

Mar 12th 2015, 12:05 AM 4,538 Views 10 Comments

Nail your colours to the mast.

# cheltfest - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

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

Unlucky photographer gets VERY close to the action at Cheltenham

Mar 11th 2015, 4:41 PM 7,375 Views 6 Comments

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

More success for Mullins as Bryan Cooper returns to the winner's enclosure at Cheltenham
# Cheltenham 2015
From The42
# Cheltenham 2015

More success for Mullins as Bryan Cooper returns to the winner's enclosure at Cheltenham

Mar 11th 2015, 2:40 PM 12,845 Views 9 Comments

Earlier, Davy Russell won the Neptune aboard Windsor Palace.

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham?

Mar 11th 2015, 12:05 AM 4,622 Views 1 Comment

Nail your colours to the mast.

# cheltfest - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 10th 2015, 4:35 PM 11,510 Views 25 Comments

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

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

Faugheen takes the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham as Mullins makes history

Mar 10th 2015, 3:29 PM 3,348 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 10th 2015, 11:59 AM 9,546 Views 5 Comments

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

# cheltfest - Monday 9 March, 2015

Can anybody beat Ruby to the Cheltenham top jockey prize?
# King Of The Hill
From The42
# King Of The Hill

Can anybody beat Ruby to the Cheltenham top jockey prize?

Mar 9th 2015, 11:30 AM 6,016 Views 10 Comments

The short answer is yes, the long answer is ‘yes, but it’s unlikely.’ Here’s why.

# cheltfest - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Can you tell the real Cheltenham horse from the ones we've just made up?
# It's Quizziness Time
From The42
# It's Quizziness Time

Can you tell the real Cheltenham horse from the ones we've just made up?

Mar 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 27,755 Views 21 Comments

It’s harder than you think.

# cheltfest - Thursday 19 February, 2015

AP McCoy has picked his ride for his final Cheltenham Gold Cup
# Cheltenham 2015
From The42
# Cheltenham 2015

AP McCoy has picked his ride for his final Cheltenham Gold Cup

Feb 19th 2015, 2:24 PM 5,280 Views 3 Comments

It’s 10/1 if you fancy the champ to bow out with a third Gold Cup.

# cheltfest - Friday 14 March, 2014

The Winners' Enclosure: Davy's Golden moment as Irish clean up on final day at Cheltenham
# Cheltenham 2014
From The42
# Cheltenham 2014

The Winners' Enclosure: Davy's Golden moment as Irish clean up on final day at Cheltenham

Mar 14th 2014, 6:52 PM 4,053 Views 0 Comments

The bookies left with a smile on their faces and the money in their satchels after an extraordinary Friday.

GIF: Irish jockey Daryl Jacob injured as Port Melon crashes through Cheltenham railing
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

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

Mar 14th 2014, 3:16 PM 3,808 Views 1 Comment

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

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014, Day 4 From The42
Live Mar 14th 2014, 12:54 PM

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014, Day 4

TheScore.ie’s Morning Line: everything you need to enjoy day four at Cheltenham — and pick a winner
# Cheltenham 2014
From The42
# Cheltenham 2014

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

Mar 14th 2014, 7:45 AM 4,170 Views 3 Comments

It’s nearly time to pack our bags and head home for another year but before that, we’ve still got seven cracking races to enjoy on Friday’s card.

# cheltfest - Thursday 13 March, 2014

The Winner's Enclosure: More Of That delivers Power punch for the bookies
# Cheltenham 2014
From The42
# Cheltenham 2014

The Winner's Enclosure: More Of That delivers Power punch for the bookies

Mar 13th 2014, 7:30 PM 2,506 Views 2 Comments

It didn’t always follow the script on another dramatic day at Cheltenham.

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

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

Mar 13th 2014, 4:18 PM 3,661 Views 1 Comment

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

Big Buck's retires after coming up short in Cheltenham World Hurdle
# Cheltenham 2014
From The42
# Cheltenham 2014

Big Buck's retires after coming up short in Cheltenham World Hurdle

Mar 13th 2014, 3:48 PM 2,347 Views 0 Comments

The 11-year-old finished out of the places in his bid to win a remarkable fifth World Hurdle.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014, Day 3 From The42
Live Mar 13th 2014, 1:01 PM

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014, Day 3

POLL: Who do you think will win today’s World Hurdle at Cheltenham?
# Cheltenham 2014
From The42
# Cheltenham 2014

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

Mar 13th 2014, 12:30 PM 2,115 Views 0 Comments

Today’s feature race has been billed as “The Lady and the Champ” as Annie Power sets out to topple Big Buck’s.

# cheltfest - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Bryan Cooper breaks leg in fall at Cheltenham Festival
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Bryan Cooper breaks leg in fall at Cheltenham Festival

Mar 12th 2014, 5:20 PM 3,481 Views 6 Comments

The 21-year-old has been brought to hospital in Gloucester.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014, Day 2 From The42
Live Mar 12th 2014, 12:25 PM

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014, Day 2

POLL: Who do you think will win today's Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham?
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

POLL: Who do you think will win today's Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham?

Mar 12th 2014, 9:30 AM 2,691 Views 2 Comments

Sire De Grugy is tipped to land the big one today.

# cheltfest - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

The Winner's Enclosure: Jezki cruises as Champagne bubbles burst by Warhorse
# They're Off
From The42
# They're Off

The Winner's Enclosure: Jezki cruises as Champagne bubbles burst by Warhorse

Mar 11th 2014, 8:00 PM 2,674 Views 1 Comment

Tragedy clouded the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival.

Ruby Tuesday: 13 pics from the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

Ruby Tuesday: 13 pics from the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival

Mar 11th 2014, 6:20 PM 3,576 Views 0 Comments

Vautour, Jezki and Quevega were some of the big winners on Day 1.

'He's a favourite of mine' --  trainer Jessica Harrington revels in her first Champion Hurdle win thanks to Jezki
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

'He's a favourite of mine' -- trainer Jessica Harrington revels in her first Champion Hurdle win thanks to Jezki

Mar 11th 2014, 4:13 PM 2,462 Views 1 Comment

JP McManus became the first owner to have a 1-2 in the race.

Ruby Walsh starts with a bang but insists there's a lot more to life than riding Cheltenham winners
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Ruby Walsh starts with a bang but insists there's a lot more to life than riding Cheltenham winners

Mar 11th 2014, 2:11 PM 3,576 Views 1 Comment

The top jockey favourite won the first at Prestbury Park but took time to remember friends.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014 - Day 1 From The42
Live Mar 11th 2014, 12:45 PM

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014 - Day 1

POLL: Who do you think will win today's Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

POLL: Who do you think will win today's Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?

Mar 11th 2014, 9:30 AM 3,444 Views 6 Comments

Nail your colours to the mast.

12 Irish horses to watch at the 2014 Cheltenham Festival
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

12 Irish horses to watch at the 2014 Cheltenham Festival

Mar 11th 2014, 8:15 AM 5,528 Views 0 Comments

From bankers to long-shots, we’ve your Irish horses covered.

TheScore.ie's Morning Line: everything you need to enjoy day one at Cheltenham -- and pick a winner
# Mark Your Card
From The42
# Mark Your Card

TheScore.ie's Morning Line: everything you need to enjoy day one at Cheltenham -- and pick a winner

Mar 11th 2014, 7:15 AM 3,443 Views 1 Comment

For racing fans, the next four days are as good as it gets.

# cheltfest - Monday 10 March, 2014

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how you can bluff your way through this year's festival
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how you can bluff your way through this year's festival

Mar 10th 2014, 9:30 PM 18,364 Views 23 Comments

If you can’t tell Ruby Walsh from Ruby Wax, we’re here to help.

7 numbers showing why you should back Willie Mullins at Cheltenham
# Irish Raider
From The42
# Irish Raider

7 numbers showing why you should back Willie Mullins at Cheltenham

Mar 10th 2014, 8:01 PM 5,573 Views 2 Comments

The Carlow based trainer is set for a big week.

Twas the night before Cheltenham... and the Irish invasion is ready for action
# Cheltenham 2014
From The42
# Cheltenham 2014

Twas the night before Cheltenham... and the Irish invasion is ready for action

Mar 10th 2014, 4:33 PM 3,009 Views 4 Comments

It’s Christmas Eve for horse racing fans.

TheScore.ie beginner's guide to having a bet on Cheltenham
# How To
From The42
# How To

TheScore.ie beginner's guide to having a bet on Cheltenham

Mar 10th 2014, 3:31 PM 4,202 Views 0 Comments

Don’t know your each-ways from your Lucky 15s? We’re here to help.

The race for the top jockey prize at Cheltenham 2014
# Top Jockey
From The42
# Top Jockey

The race for the top jockey prize at Cheltenham 2014

Mar 10th 2014, 11:25 AM 5,505 Views 1 Comment

From Ruby Walsh to Tony McCoy, Irish jockeys should have plenty to smile about at this year’s festival.

# cheltfest - Saturday 8 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 8th 2014, 10:00 AM 2,758 Views 4 Comments

They probably won’t be the real reason but they’ll still sound good.

# cheltfest - Friday 7 March, 2014

Cue Card out for the season with stress fracture
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Cue Card out for the season with stress fracture

Mar 7th 2014, 9:48 AM 831 Views 0 Comments

‘It’s a gut wrencher really,’ says trainer trainer Colin Tizzard.

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