Cheltenham Festival 2013 - the horses to follow from the meeting (in pictures)16 March 2013
The 2013 Cheltenham Festival was a meeting when all the top horses in action delivered on their potential and showed exactly why they are so highly rated.
In a week when the big names came up trumps, several equine stars vied for top billing to provide a fine illustration of why National Hunt racin...
Cheltenham Festival 2013 - the best pictures from a fantastic week of racing16 March 2013
The 2013 Cheltenham Festival will be remembered for a freezing start and a wet finish – but some fantastic racing in which all the stars delivered on their promise.
From the moment temperatures of -6C overnight were forecast and frost covers deployed, it became clear this would not be a shirt-sleev...
Kauto Star retirement confirmed by trainer Paul Nicholls31 October 2012
Kauto Star, the five-time King George winner and double Cheltenham Gold Cup champion has been retired
It’s a sad day for the sport of National Hunt racing, with Paul Nicholls confirming that Kauto Star has been retired after an amazing career which has seen the horse twice win the Gold Cup at...
Cheltenham Gold Cup gallery - The best pictures from the Festival21 August 2012
The Cheltenham Gold Cup remains the jewel in the National Hunt racing crown and a vintage crop of chasers will battle it out in the race in 2013.
The race is the most famous contest on the racing calendar and the showpiece’s roll of honour stretches longer than the gruelling 22 fence course at Chel...
World Hurdle gallery - The best pictures from the Cheltenham Festival21 August 2012
The World Hurdle will take place on day three of the 2013 Cheltenham Festival and the legendary Big Buck’s will be looking to make it five sensational victories in a row.
Paul Nicholls’ legendary staying hurdler remains on the top of his game and the superstar entered the record books in 2012 when ...
Champion Chase gallery - The best pictures from the Cheltenham Festival21 August 2012
The countdown to the 2013 Queen Mother Champion Chase continues and racing fans will be looking forward to seeing one of the most famous races on the sporting calendar.
The Champion Chase remains the leading two mile contest in racing all over the world and it remains the feature on the second day ...
Champion Hurdle gallery - The best images from the Cheltenham Festival21 August 2012
If the 2013 Champion Hurdle market is anything to go by then racing fans are in store for another sensational renewal of the Cheltenham Festival showpiece.
Ever since the Champion Hurdle was first run in 1927 the race has been the most prestigious hurdling event on the National Hunt calendar and th...
2012 Cheltenham Festival gallery23 July 2012
There was yet another spellbinding renewal of the Cheltenham Festival in 2012 and the meeting proved it really is ‘The Greatest Show on Turf.’
Racing fans left the meeting with a number of fantastic memories to take away from Prestbury Park and though the bookmakers edged the final day of proceedin...