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Nicky Henderson | A sweet smell of success for Sugar Baron at Sandown?

April 28th, 2017|0 Comments

We have 16 runners heading to Sandown for the NH Finale as well as MIGHT BITE, SPRINTER SACRE and BUVEUR D’AIR all parading before racing so it will certainly be a busy day for all [...]

My Tent pitched into battle one more time!

April 27th, 2017|0 Comments

It’s been a relatively low-key week so far with just a handful of runners at Punchestown, but it’s set to get even busier from tomorrow with two in the G1 Hurdle plus a few others [...]

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WELCOME TO THE ROAD TO CHELTENHAM

Welcome to The Road To Cheltenham, your indispensable guide to the series of top-class British hurdles races which culminate with the 2017 Stan James Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival in March.

The first stop on the Road to Cheltenham is the Grade 2 Elite Hurdle at Wincanton followed by the Grade 3 Greatwood Hurdle at Cheltenham and the Grade 1 Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown. The Grade 1 Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle and the Grade 2 International Hurdle at Cheltenham finish off the year’s events. In 2017 our journey continues with the Grade 2 Champion Hurdle Trial at Haydock and finally, The Stan James Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham in March.

As The Road To Cheltenham progresses we’ll have exclusive interviews and previews that you won’t find anywhere else. And StanJames.com will have exclusive big-money betting offers for you, too.

We’ll keep you up to date with all the latest news about all Cheltenham races too, including up-to-date Cheltenham Races Fixtures and all the essential information you need to enjoy a great day out.

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RANKING GB JUMP SEASON 2016/2017

  1. Cue Card £260,477
  2. Native River £236,455
  3. Thistlecrack £184,653
  4. Yanworth £148,070
  5. The New One £138,620
  6. Un De Sceaux £124,458
  7. Frodon £124,412
  8. Vieux Lion Rouge £121,295
  9. Unowhatimeanharry £119,595
  10. Brain Power £119,187
  1. Richard Johnson 155Wins
  2. Brian Hughes 124 Wins
  3. Sam Twiston-Davies 108 Wins
  4. Aidan Coleman 102 Wins
  5. Noel Fehily 95 Wins
  6. Paddy Brennan 85 Wins
  7. Tom Scudamore 85 Wins
  8. Harry Skelton 75Wins
  9. Daryl Jacob 71 Wins
  10. Tom O’Brien 68 Wins
  1. Paul Nicholls £1,859,868
  2. Colin Tizzard £1,469,611
  3. Nicky Henderson £1,343,024
  4. Nigel Twiston-Davies £1,193,419
  5. Philip Hobbs £1,082,889
  6. Alan King £1,062,717
  7. Dan Skelton £972,424
  8. Neil Mulholland £733,996
  9. Tom George £691,952
  10. Jonjo O’Neill £653,111

BIG RACE PREVIEW

STAN JAMES CHAMPION HURDLE 2017 PREVIEW

October 19th, 2016|0 Comments

This race run on the second or third Tuesday in March and is generally regarded as being THE two mile [...]

GREATWOOD HURDLE 2016 PREVIEW

October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Run in the middle of November at Cheltenham this race has proved a stepping stone for many horses with Stan [...]

  • ELITE HURDLE PREVIEW

ELITE HURDLE 2016 PREVIEW

October 14th, 2016|0 Comments

This race typically goes to an improving hurdler who has aspirations to make the transition from promising novice or hurdler [...]

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