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Katie Walsh celebrates after winning the  Weatherbys Champion Bumper with Relegate at Cheltenham. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Katie Walsh is looking forward to having another crack at Aintree Grand National glory aboard outsider Baie Des Iles. It is six years since Walsh st(...)

Farclas (left) ridden by  Jack Kennedy clears the last hurdle before going on to win The JCB Triumph Hurdle Race on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: Getty Images

The green flag will be wrapped around Cheltenham 2018 after 17 Irish-trained winners although including a little maroon trim from Michael O’Leary’s G(...)

Jockey Davy Russell celebrates after winning the Ryanair Steeple Chase on Balko Des Flos at  Cheltenham. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Davy Russell edged out Jack Kennedy to secure the Cheltenham’s Leading Jockey Award for the first time in his illustrious career. Kennedy joined Russ(...)

Donagh Meyler celebrates his victory on Blow by Blow in the Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle during Gold Cup Day of the 2018 Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Blow By Blow just about summed it up. Not only did the appropriately-named winner of the penultimate event of the 2018 Cheltenham Festival describe t(...)

Champion trainer Willie Mullins: his failing to win the Gold Cup has become “a thing”. Photograph:  The Jockey Club/Cheltenham Racecourse

Willie Mullins knows his failure to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup has become “a thing”. When jump racing’s Blue Riband comes around his six runner-up f(...)

Willie Mullins: has almost twice as many runners on Friday as Gordon Elliott and Nicky Henderson put together. Photograph: Tim Goode/PA Wire

Willie Mullins pitches four runners into the pursuit of the Cheltenham Gold Cup grail, but potential success also looks to be lurking among the rest o(...)

 Richard Johnson riding Native River to victory in  The Betfair Denman Steeple Chase at Newbury in  February.  Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Native River doesn’t bring glamour to the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. His reputation leans more to admirable than aristocratic. No one’s ever going t(...)

Unowhatimeanharry: was expected to win this last year and didn’t. If he comes back to his very best, that could be good enough this time. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The three mile Sun Bets Stayers' Hurdle test generally favours youth although Unowhatimeanharry could strike a blow for grizzled veterans everywhere i(...)

Michael O’Leary, Gordon Elliott and Jack Kennedy with Samcro celebrate after winning the Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham on Wednesday. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Michael O’Leary is not a man who would appear to shy away from a bit of hype and razzmatazz, given some of the publicity stunts he has pulled with Rya(...)

Paddy Power Betfair chief executive Peter Jackson said  that since February 2016 the group had focused on bedding down the merger of  that had created the business.

Paddy Power Betfair will spend more than €20 million extra in 2018 to win back punters lost as it worked through the merger that formed the group over(...)

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