The New One riden by jockey Sam Twiston-Davies (R) jumps the final hurdle with Vaniteux riden by Barry Geraghty to win the StanJames.com International Hurdle Race at Cheltenham (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Rock On Ruby returned to winning ways in the Grade Two Osborne House Relkeel Hurdle over an extended two and a half miles.The 2012 champion hurdler a(...)

The British hunt season is well under way and continues at Sandown on Saturday.

Balder Succes will face nine rivals when he bids to justify favouritism in the Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown on Saturday.With star two-milers Sprinter(...)

Tony McCoy has decided to enter dual-Cheltenham festival winner Alderwood in the Galway Plate. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

Jonathan Burke was only 11 when his father Liam trained the 2007 Galway Plate winner and the rising-star of the jockey’s room can complete a memorabl(...)

  Sam Twiston-Davies is to ride as number one jockey to Paul Nicholls next season, the British champion trainer has announced. Photograph:  David Davies/PA

Sam Twiston-Davies is to replace Daryl Jacob as stable jockey to champion British trainer Paul Nicholls next season. Nicholls said there(...)

 Aintree Racecourse on the opening day of the Crabbie’s Grand National 2014. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

County Kildare trainer Peter Maher feels he has Big Shu in the shape of his life ahead of Saturday’s first £1 million Crabbies’ Grand National (...)

Barry Geraghty riding Jezki (left) win the Champion Hurdle from My Tent Or Yours and Tony McCoy. Photograph:Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Jezki got the better of My Tent Or Yours to claim victory in th Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham. Jessica Harrington’s charge travelled pow(...)

Last Instalment’s trainer Philip Fenton. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Last Instalment and First Lieutenant will both be declared for Friday’s Cheltenham Gold Cup, according to Gigginstown House Stud’s racing manag(...)

Jan Faltejsek riding Knockara Beau (right) clear the last to win The Cleeve Hurdle with Big Bucks and Sam Twiston-Davies (left) finishing third at Cheltenham. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Big Buck’s lost his unbeaten run over hurdles when he was relegated into a narrow third by shock winner Knockara Beau and At Fishers Cross in the Clee(...)

Barry Geraghty riding Oscar Whisky clear the last to win The Cheltenham Pony Club Novices’ Steeple Chase. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Oscar Whisky strengthened his claims for what will probably be a tilt at the Jewson Novices’ Chase at the Cheltenham Festival with a clear-cut defeat (...)

Noel Fehily riding Silviniaco Conti (right) clear the last on the way to winning the  the William Hill King George VI Steeple Chase from Cue Card  at Kempton Park. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Silviniaco Conti gave trainer Paul Nicholls an eighth triumph in the William Hill King George VI Chase when outstaying Cue Card in the Christmas showp(...)