Keyword: Tony McCoy

  • Cole Harden wins the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival.

    Cole Harden Triumphs in World Hurdle

    Cole Harden triumphed in the Ladbrokes World Hurdle on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival March 12, denying retiring jockey Tony McCoy a success in the only big race of the meeting that he has never won.

  • Dodging Bullets delivers victory in the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham.

    Dodging Bullets Fires in Queen Mother Chase

    Dodging Bullets held off tenacious longshot Somersby to win the group I Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham Racecourse in England March 11, giving Paul Nicholls a fifth victory in the two-mile test.

  • Tony McCoy

    McCoy Looks to Make Impact at Cheltenham

    Tony McCoy's long goodbye to horse racing takes him to the Cheltenham Festival, where Britain's most successful jumps jockey has good chances in three marquee races over the four-day event that begins Tuesday, March 10.

  • Rock of Gibraltar impressed with this victory in the Prix du Moulin.

    Cartier Awards: Rock of Gibraltar is European Horse of the Year

    Alex Ferguson and Sue Magnier's Rock Of Gibraltar, who became the first horse ever to win seven consecutive group I races when taking the Prix du Moulin at Longchamp, was named Europe's Horse of the Year when the Cartier Racing Awards were presented Wednesday.

  • McCoy Smashes 55-Year Riding Record in Britain

    Tony McCoy, 27, has broken possibly Britain's greatest racing record of them all: Sir Gordon Richards seasonal tally of 269 winners, achieved in 1947. After a week of frustration during which he edged toward the record at a snail's pace, McCoy passed the landmark with a three-win afternoon at Warwick on April 2.

  • McCoy Sets British Jump Riding Record

    Tony McCoy beat Gordon Richards' all-time record 269 winners in a season on Tuesday when he guided Shepherds Rest and Valfonic to victory in back to back races at Warwick.

  • McCoy Sets British Jump Riding Record

    Tony McCoy beat Gordon Richards' all-time record 269 winners in a season on Tuesday when he guided Shepherds Rest and Valfonic to victory in back to back races at Warwick.