For the shortest month of the year February can certainly drag its heels, a feeling caused in no small part by our eagerness to turn the page of the calendar and count the days until the Cheltenham Festival begins. February 2017 was no exception. The month’s sluggish pace wasn’t helped by its burden of dismal news headlines, … More Guy Disney
As the runners for the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot last year made their way to the starting gate, I had a sneaky suspicion the Australian favourite Brazen Beau could be narrowly defeated. But which of the other runners would have the audacity to spoil the party? Patiently awaiting the stall handler sat the … More Frankie Dettori and Wesley Ward
A. P. McCoy, now Sir Anthony McCoy, isn’t a legend of horse racing – he’s The legend of horse racing. After 19 consecutive years as Champion Jockey, Being A. P. follows him in his quest for his 20th championship amidst speculation this could be his final year. When the season gets off to an incredible start with his fastest ever 50 winners, a record … More A. P. McCoy – Being A. P.