Sire De Grugy set to bypass Kempton clash with Sprinter Sacre20 December 2013
Sire De Grugy, who was earlier set for a Kempton Park showdown with reigning Champion Chase winner Sprinter Sacre over the festive period in the Desert Orchid Chase, is almost certainly not going to be amongst those lining up, with trainer Gary Moore likely to send his stable star to Ascot in Janua...
Tizzard bullish ahead of Cue Card King George Chase bid18 December 2013
Colin Tizzard is confident that Cue Card will be at his best when he tackles the King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day - despite the fact some of his string remain under the weather.
Last season's Ryanair Chase hero may have disappointed in the Christmas showpiece 12 months ago, but he stak...
Can The New One conquer the Fly at Cheltenham?18 December 2013
RacingTips blogger Tony Hughes takes a look at the key stats ahead of the Champion Hurdle and weighs up the chances of some of the leading contenders, including market leader The New One.
Now a caveat before I start.
This blog has a number of stats in it. Those that know me well will find tha...
Kempton's Christmas Cracker - My Tent Or Yours and Sprinter Sacre set for Kempton over the Festive period18 December 2013
Kempton Park's two-day festive meeting, which features the King George
VI Chase, could also play host to stars My Tent Or Yours and Sprinter
Sacre as trainer Nicky Henderson steps up Cheltenham preparations for
his stable stars.
My Tent Or Yours, many people’s idea of the Champion Hurdle win...
The New One and Johns Spirit among the stars on show at Cheltenham's International Meeting9 December 2013
The New One and Johns Spirit are among the stars on show at Cheltenham's
International Meeting; The New One will contest the Stan James International Hurdle, while Johns Spirit will face 17 rivals in the December Gold Cup.
The New One, current market leader for the 2014 Champion Hurdle, wil...
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2014 Cheltenham Festival tips - Five unmissable ante post bets27 November 2013
The markets for the 2014 Cheltenham Festival are beginning to take shape and there are five ante post bets that punters should already be placing.
Although many months remain until the start of the Cheltenham Festival, betting is liable to start early as punters look to take advantage of lucrative ...
Cheltenham Saturday tips – Vulcanite can prove too hot to handle18 October 2013
The Showcase Trophy over 3m is the Saturday feature at Cheltenham and it promises to serve up a cracker.
The £31k handicap chase has attracted a field of 17 and there are some familiar names amongst them, with the Paul Nicholls-trained Sire Collonges heading the weights. The seven-year-old won a n...
Rock On Ruby and The New One set for Kempton showdown17 October 2013
2014 Champion Hurdle contenders Rock On Ruby and The New One will clash at Kempton on Sunday.
Harry Fry says his former Champion Hurdler Rock On Ruby is all set to meet The New One at Kempton on Sunday.
In his first blog of the new jumps season for StanJames.com, Fry said, "Rock On Ruby did his las...
BetVictor unveiled as exciting new sponsor of world famous Champion Chase17 October 2013
BetVictor have been unveiled as the new sponsor of the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham in March.
The leading bookmaker have taken over the sponsorship from SportingBet and they add it to a ‘Road To Cheltenham’ portfolio which includes the Exeter Haldon Gold Cup and the Tingle Creek at San...
Cheltenham tips – Race card preview and best bets for Friday's card17 October 2013
It's the day all jumps fans have been waiting for, the return of racing to Cheltenham and the start of the two-day Showcase meeting.
The action gets under way with a novices hurdle over 2m5f (2.10pm) and all six of the runners look to have a chance. Jonjo O'Neill's Rum And Butter is top rated and ...
Paul Nicholls gives the inside track on his chasers to follow15 October 2013
Trainer Paul Nicholls runs through some of his best horses set to tackle fences in the 2013-14 season.
The new National Hunt season is nearly upon us and we all want to know which horses from the big yards are going to impress this year, and they don't get much bigger than Paul Nicholls' ope...
The New One and Rock On Ruby set for mouth-watering Kempton clash15 October 2013
Jumps racing returns to Kempton on Sunday and the feature hurdle could offer up a mouth-watering clash between two hurdling stars.
Both Rock On Ruby and The New One are amongst the 10 entries for the 'William Hill - Download The App Hurdle' over two miles, which could also feature the Paul Nicholls...
Simonsig the biggest danger to Sprinter Sacre domination15 October 2013
The experts at Timeform have identified Simonsig as the main threat to Sprinter Sacre in the two-mile chasing division in 2013/14.
The fantastic grey was unbeaten over fences last season and he managed to achieve a Timeform rating of 166p. Plenty of experts were not impressed by his victory i...
Charlie Hall Chase reappearance bad news for Long Run Gold Cup backers12 October 2013
Long Run could reappear in the Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby, but that isn't good news for his 2014 Cheltenham Gold Cup backers.
The Charlie Hall Chase was already building up to be an early highlight of the National Hunt season with the expected appearance of 2013 Grand National winner Aurora’s ...