Sam Twiston-Davies riding Clan Des Obeaux clears the last hurdle to win The Ladbrokes King George VI Chase at Kempton Park Racecourse on December 26th, 2019 in Sunbury, England. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Paul Nicholls is confident Clan Des Obeaux can lay his Cheltenham ghost to rest by providing him with a record-equalling fifth Magners Cheltenham Gold(...)

 Davy Russell riding Presenting Percy clear over the last to win The John Mulhern Galmoy Hurdle  at Gowran Park  in Kilkenny, Ireland. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

The Cheltenham Gold Cup favourite Presenting Percy has been tagged a ‘Scarlet Pimpernel’ type figure but his local Galway track is shortly set to see (...)