Charlie McCann’s Monday racing round-up

The 10/1 with BetVictor for Might Bite to go one better in next year’s Cheltenham Gold Cup was never going to last and Friday’s runner up is now 8/1 for …

Cue Card owner waiting for Tizzard meeting

Cue Card owner Jean Bishop says she’s waiting to speak to trainer Colin Tizzard before deciding if the 12-year-old will be retired. Cue Card disappointed …

Walsh waiting to learn injury fate

Ruby Walsh says he should find out on Wednesday how serious his latest injury setback is following his fall at Cheltenham. The Irish jockey was injured when …

Charlie McCann’s weekend racing tips

  The Cheltenham Festival 2018 was an Irish bonanza and, at the time of writing, my performance of the week would be Presenting Percy in the RSA Chase who …

Balko Des Flos seals Ryanair Chase

Balko Des Flos delivered a victory in the Ryanair Chase for owner Michael O’Leary at Cheltenham. Un De Sceaux was the favourite going into the race and …

Penhill claims Stayers’ Hurdle

Jockey Paul Townend has praised Penhill after springing a surprise to win the Stayers’ Hurdle at Cheltenham. The seven-year-old went off at 12/1 and had …

Charlie McCann’s Cheltenham Gold Cup day tips

The Gold Cup is the Blue Riband event of the Cheltenham Festival and 18 go to post for what promises to be a real war of attrition over an extended …

Samcro lands Cheltenham win

Bookies favourite Samcro has taken victory in the Ballymore Novices Hurdle at Cheltenham in a straightforward win. The Gordon Elliott trained six-year-old took …

Charlie McCann Thursday Cheltenham tips

Day three of the Cheltenham Festival starts with the JLT Novices’ Chase and there is further significant rain forecast for today, which will ensure …

Charlie McCann Cheltenham Wednesday tips

Day two of the Cheltenham Festival begins with the Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle and the British debut of the unbeaten Gordon Elliot-trained Samcro (1.30) who …

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