Nicky Henderson ‘really pleased’ with dual Champion Hurdle winner Buveur D’Air ahead of big-race hat-trick bid

Horse Talk with Simon Jackson: Top horse racing tips and the latest news. NICKY Henderson has said is ‘really pleased’ with reigning champion Buveur D’Air who targets a consecutive hat-trick of victories in the Unibet Champion Hurdle on the first day of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. The JP McManus-owned gelding bids to become the sixth…

Cheltenham ground drying as Festival approaches

By Simon Jackson The ground conditions continue to quicken at Cheltenham on the eve of the 2014 Festival where the going is currently good to soft on all courses and expected to dry out more. Cheltenham is set to race on the Old Course for the first two days of the meeting on Tuesday and…