Gordon Elliott with Apple’s Jade after her 10th Grande One success at Leopardstown. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Gordon Elliott has given a strong indication that Apple’s Jade is likely to run in the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham. Following her startling win in (...)

Apple’s Jade made a winning return to action at Navan. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

 Michael O’Leary’s star mare Apple’s Jade returned to form with a vengeance by routing her Lismullen Hurdle opposition at Navan on Sunday. It wa(...)

Apple’s Jade and Bryan Cooper finished ahead of Limini (R) and Vroum Vroum Mag to take the Mares’ Hurdle. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Apple’s Jade saw off former stable companions Vroum Vroum Mag and Limini in a pulsating climax to the OLBG Mares’ Hurdle at Cheltenham. Willie Mullin(...)

Apple’s Jade and Ivanovic Gorbatov will renew their rivalry at Punchestown on Saturday. Photograph: Getty

Apple’s Jade bids to prove there was no fluke about her jaw-dropping Aintree victory in Saturday’s AES Champion Four Year Old Hurdle at Punchestown. (...)