4.00 Coral Cup tips - Mr Watson to capture Coral Cup Cheltenham glory13 March 2013
Nick gives his expert tips on the Coral Cup (4.00) at the Cheltenham Festival on Wednesday.28 horses go to post for an ultra-competitive renewal of the Coral Cup and the pace is likely to be as frenetic as anything you’ll see at the Festival.Pendra (8/1, BetVictor) has been well supported for ...
2013 Coral Cup weights revealed - Orsippus "flying" for Cheltenham mission27 February 2013
Orsippus, who has finished third on both his previous visits to the Cheltenham Festival, is “absolutely flying” at home in preparation for another tilt at the Coral Cup.
The seven-year-old, trained in Northumberland by Michael Smith, was placed in both the 2010 Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle ...
Paul Nolan aiming Noble Prince at 2013 Cheltenham Festival hurdle target29 January 2013
Noble Prince, winner of the 2011 Jewson Novices’ Chase at the Cheltenham Festival, could revert to hurdles for a tilt at the Coral Cup in March.
Paul Nolan's nine-year-old disappointed on his seasonal reappearance in the Old Roan Chase at Aintree in October, after which a foot problem was discovere...
2012 Coral Cup race replay - Son of Flicka wins at Cheltenham14 March 2012
Donald McCain claimed his second win of the 2012 Cheltenham Festival when Son of Flicka landed a gamble to take a strong Coral Cup victory.
Son of Flicka began the day at 66/1 but was backed in to 16/1 and the money appeared to be correct as Jason Maguire piloted Donald McCain's horse to victory in...
4.00 Cheltenham Festival tips - Coral Cup preview13 March 2012
The Coral Cup is one of the most frightening races of the Festival when it comes to picking a winner and there are sure to be plenty of hard luck stories emerging from the race.
Last year’s winner Carlito Brigante (16/1, Paddy Power) returns to defend his crown and Gordon Elliott’s six-year-ol...
Coral Cup Preview - Tips and advice on the 2010 Cheltenham Festival19 January 2010
A highly competitive handicap race that sees a large field go to post, the Coral Cup is one of the most difficult festival puzzles to solve.
Raced over 2 miles 5 furlongs, the pace is frantic and with so many runners battling it out, it is difficult to envisage anything other than a thrilling race...
Coral Cup Tips & Betting Advice9 March 2009
Won between 2m2f and 2m6f over hurdles - nine winners in 10 runnings
Top-six finish last time out - 9/10
Scored at class 3 or higher - 9/10
Carried no more than 11st - 8/10
No more than 16 runs over hurdles - 8/10
Not run for at least 39 days - 8/10
No more than four runs...
Serebad eyes Coral Cup success25 February 2009
Serebad, winner of the Betfair Your Perfect Match Handicap Hurdle at Ascot on February 14th, will now be entered for the Coral Cup at Cheltenham said his trainer, Peter Bowen.
Serebad had been involved in a terrific struggle at Ascot with the tough Lough Derg but showed terrific determination and&...