Tony McCoy: “The record was just a very personal thing between me and Mr Pipe. He set the standard and revolutionised training. He is someone I held in high esteem and we had great times together in my time as his stable jockey.”

Tony McCoy was looking forward to a “satisfying call” to Martin Pipe on Saturday night after setting a new personal best aboard It’s A Gimme at Market(...)

Tony McCoy riding On The Record  clears the last to win The 32Red On The App Store Handicap Hurdle Race, drawing level with trainer Martin Pipe on  4,191 winners. Photograph:   Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Tony McCoy equalled Martin Pipe’s career tally of 4,191 winners with a typically powerful ride to get On The Record home first at Uttoxeter.The evens(...)

Tony McCoy riding Mountain Tunes to victory in  the Weatherbys Novices’ Hurdle Race at Towcester Racecourse, Northamptonshire. Photograh: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

He has broken more bones than records, probably, but Antrim- born jockey AP McCoy tilted the balance further towards the latter yesterday when he rode(...)

Jane Mangan with winning trainer Dermot Weld celebrates her victory in Galway last year. Photograph: INPHO/Lorraine O’Sullivan

‘What dreams are made of,’ Jane Mangan tweeted after her first Grade One winner last month at Punchestown, the 19-year-old from Conna, Co Cork, riding(...)

Jockey Tony McCoy

Nearly quarter of a century after Norton ’s Coin sprang the ultimate Cheltenham Gold Cup shock, Rebecca Curtis can strike a Grade One blow for (...)