Cheltenham 2017: Horse Talk’s best bets for The Festival

Horse Talk with Simon Jackson: Top horse-racing tips and the latest news CHELTENHAM takes centre stage from March 14-17 as the best national hunt horses in Europe go head to head to contest a glittering array of jump racing’s most coveted prizes. The Cheltenham Festival combines four days of the best national hunt racing in the…

Don Cossack and Cue Card primed for rematch at Punchestown

By Simon Jackson. Cheltenham Gold Cup rivals Don Cossack and Cue Card are set for a rematch in the Punchestown Gold Cup on Wednesday April 27. The Gordon Elliott-trained Don Cossack prevailed at Cheltenham after Cue Card fell three fences from the finish when challenging for the lead. The fall ended Cue Card’s chances of…

Cheltenham Festival 2016: Six of the best bets

By Simon Jackson. Cheltenham takes centre stage this week as the best national hunt horses in Europe go head to head to contest a glittering array of jump racing’s most coveted prizes. The Cheltenham Festival combines four days of the best national hunt racing in the world, played out on the spectacular Gloucester racecourse from…