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Keighley Coy on ‘Any Currency’ Chances

Renowned local racehorse trainer Martin Keighley admits veteran ‘Any Currency’ has a bit of “catching up” to do if he is to have a successful run-out at the 2017 Cheltenham Festival. The Bay Gelding was immediately stripped of his victory in last year’s Glenfarclas Chase after a banned substance was discovered in a follow-up urine […]

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Cheltenham Festival 2017 build-up: Favourite Thistlecrack is out, so who are the front-runners now?

The last year of sport was dubbed ‘The Year of The Underdog’, and that theme may repeat itself at the upcoming Cheltenham Festival. Race favourite Thistlecrack suffered a devastating season-ending injury earlier in the week, leaving many tipsters andĀ raceĀ fans scratching their heads at the prospect of selecting a new front-runner. The thoroughbred had a ‘slight’ […]