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The Gold Cup: How much money the top five horse owners earn in the festival’s main event

Last year, it was Galopin Des Champs that stormed to victory in the Gold Cup as Paul Townend guided the pair over the line before celebrating his victory wildly. Yet how much did Galopin Des Champs win for owner, Audrey Hurley? The Gold Cup 2024 prize pot * 1st place – £351,688 2nd place – […]

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Cheltenham Festival 2023 Day Four LIVE Results – Favourite Galopin Des Champs claims Gold Cup glory

After three days of exhilarating action, Cheltenham Festival Gold Cup day is finally here. The crescendo of race week at 3:30 provides the best chasers with the ultimate test of class, stamina and jumping.  Run over three miles and two furlongs and featuring 22 fences, the Gold Cup has produced some of the sport’s greatest […]

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Judgement Day: Galopin Des Champs looks to justify favouritism in Boodles Gold Cup

In last year’s Turners Novice’s Chase Galopin Des Champs’s dramatic fall at the last did little to dissuade people that he looked every bit a Gold Cup winner in waiting. Since that defeat the Willie Mullins machine has been faultless. Winning at Fairyhouse and Punchestown with ease before quelling many doubters with a superb victory […]

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Cheltenham Festival update: Horse confirmations, bookies’ favourites and fear over dangerous weather conditions

The Cheltenham Festival returns for 2023 next Tuesday, welcoming fans from all over the world back to the famous course for another four days of racing. As the town braces for a massive rush of tourists and visitors, the first horse confirmations are set to be released this Wednesday. The confirmations will continue on a […]

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2022 Cheltenham Festival: Rachael Blackmore becomes first female jockey to win Gold Cup on A Plus Tard

Rachael Blackmore won the Cheltenham Gold Cup on A Plus Tard after overtaking Minella Indo in the final two fences. Asterion Forlonge was the early leader, with Santini and Aye Right. Minella Indo came through with three fences to go, but the defending champion couldn’t hold on and A Plus Tard took the victory by […]

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Cheltenham Festival 2022: Honeysuckle and Rachel Blackmore win Unibet Champion Hurdle and Stattler wins Ukraine Appeal National Hunt

Live Reporters: Lowri Jacob & Jamie Cameron 3:30 : Honeysuckle remains unbeaten and takes the Unibet Champions Hurdle Racing golden duo Honeysuckle and Rachel Blackmore are 15/15 wins. After winning last year behind closed doors, they are finally able to hear the roar of the crowd. At the final turn Honeysuckle, Epatante and Zanahiyr were […]