Charlie McCann’s Monday racing tips

The ground for tomorrow’s opening day of the Cheltenham Festival was described as soft (heavy in places) by clerk of the course Simon Claisse on Sunday and …

Henderson worried about Gold Cup ground

Nicky Henderson has admitted the ground conditions are his only concern ahead of Might Bite’s bid to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup. The 67-year-old has …

Power issues Sizing John vow

Robbie Power has vowed that Sizing John ‘will be back’ after he was ruled out of the Cheltenham Gold Cup because of injury. It was confirmed late …

American in Gold Cup frame

Trainer Harry Fry has confirmed American has been supplemented for Friday’s Cheltenham Gold Cup. American’s last appearance came at Prestbury Park …

Remembering the past three Grand National winners at Aintree

Last 3 Grand National Winners: The Grand National is one of the most popular horse racing events in the UK. Every year a huge number of horse racing …

Charlie McCann’s weekend racing round-up

Last year’s Gold Cup winner Sizing John (was 6/1 with BetVictor to successfully defend his crown) is the latest big-name to miss next week’s Cheltenham …

Kelso forced to call inspection for Sunday

Kelso’s clerk of the course Anthea Morshead has confirmed Sunday’s meeting will need to pass a precautionary inspection on Saturday. The snow at …

Waiting Patiently out of Cheltenham Festival

Trainer Ruth Jefferson has confirmed Waiting Patiently will miss the Cheltenham Festival and head to Aintree instead next month. The seven-year-old was entered …

Altior v Min: Who Comes Out on Top at Cheltenham

The esteemed Irish raider Min went into the 2016 Cheltenham Festival as the red-hot favourite to land the Supreme Novices’ Hurdle after making a blistering …

West Ham United footballers try their hand at racing commentary

West Ham United quartet Mark Noble, Joe Hart, James Collins and Patrice Evra have had a shot at horse racing commentary with Cheltenham Festival fast …

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