Champagne Fever is still recovering from injury and may not have time for a prep run ahead of this year’s Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: Getty

Willie Mullins admits he may face a race against time to give Champagne Fever a prep run ahead of the Cheltenham Festival. The talented grey is on th(...)

Ruby Walsh and Champagne Fever (grey) land ahead of Mark Walsh onboard Defy Logic (right) before being beaten into third in  the sixth race of the day at Leopardstown on Sunday.  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Willie Mullins is considering stepping Champagne Fever up in trip following his defeat at Leopardstown on Sunday.Last season’s Supreme Novices’ Hurdle(...)