No Gold Cup run for Thistlecrack

Cheltenham Gold Cup hopeful Thistlecrack will miss the rest of the season due to a fractured leg, Colin Tizzard’s has confirmed. The 10-year-old returned …

No Cheltenham crack for Thistle

Trainer Colin Tizzard has confirmed Thistlecrack will miss the Gold Cup at the Cheltenham Festival due to a “slight tendon tear”. Thistlecrack had …

Boxing Day tips for action at Kempton, Wincanton and Huntingdon

A small but select field of five will go to post on Boxing Day for the 32Red King George VI Chase and this is the acid test for the novice Thistlecrack (3.15) …

Tizzard delays Thistlecrack decision

Trainer Colin Tizzard will wait as long as possible before deciding whether Thistlecrack will run in the 32Red King George VI Chase. The eight-year-old is yet …

McCoy issues Kempton advice to Tizzard

Sir Anthony McCoy wants trainer Colin Tizzard to keep apart stablemates Thistlecrack and Cue Card at Kempton on Boxing Day. The 42-year-old has spoken out as …

Thistlecrack to stay with novices

Colin Tizzard is eager to keep Thistlecrack in novice company at present despite his success in the bet365 Novices’ Chase at Newbury. The eight-year-old …



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