Horse Racing News

 

skysports McCoy bows out a peerless hero

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:41:00 BST

Tony McCoy admitted it had been “one of the hardest days my life” as he returned to the unsaddling enclosure for the final time at Sandown on Saturday.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822315/ap-mccoy-third-on-sandown-swansong-aboard-box-office

 

skysports Racing salutes legend McCoy

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:48:00 BST

The curtain came down on the career of AP McCoy at Sandown on Saturday and the racing world paid tribute to the record-breaking champion.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822316/racing-salutes-legend-ap-mccoy-after-his-sandown-retirement

 

skysports ‘It’s all been worth it’

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:31:00 BST

Tony McCoy “richly deserved” the rousing send-off he received at Sandown, according to the rider’s wife, Chanelle.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822608/its-all-been-worth-it-chanelle-mccoy-pays-tribute-to-her-husband-ap-mccoy

 

skysports O’Neill: McCoy’s the greatest

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:54:00 BST

Jonjo O’Neill is adamant Tony McCoy deserves to be remembered as the “greatest of all time”.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822344/jonjo-oneill-ap-mccoys-the-greatest

 

skysports Roberts praise for iron-man McCoy

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:55:00 BST

Tony McCoy’s great friend and agent Dave Roberts believes it will be extremely difficult for anyone to replicate the legendary jockey’s incredible achievements.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822349/agent-roberts-praise-for-iron-man-ap-mccoy

 

skysports Johnson saddened by McCoy absence

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:21:00 BST

Jockey Richard Johnson accepts Tony McCoy’s departure will leave a significant void in the weighing-room.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822537/richard-johnson-saddened-by-ap-mccoy-absence

 

skysports Sprinter Sacre stays in training

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:56:00 BST

Nicky Henderson believes he saw “a shoot” of recovery in Sprinter Sacre after he finished second in the bet365 AP McCoy Celebration Chase at Sandown.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822189/sprinter-sacre-stays-in-training

 

skysports Bowen glory Par for the course

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:11:00 BST

Champion conditional Sean Bowen topped an already memorable day at Sandown by steering Just A Par to a last-gasp win in the bet365 Gold Cup.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/race-report/9822226/sean-bowen-glory-just-a-par-for-the-course

 

skysports Celebration time for Special one

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:27:00 BST

Special Tiara won the bet365 AP McCoy Celebration Chase at Sandown, with the man himself only third on Mr Mole.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/race-report/9822159/celebration-time-for-special-tiara-at-sandown-with-mccoy-third-on-mr-mole

 

skysports McCoy awarded jockeys’ title

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:00:00 BST

Tony McCoy was presented with the trophy for his 20th and final National Hunt jockeys’ championship before riding in the bet365 AP McCoy Celebration Chase at Sandown.

http://www1.skysports.com/racing/news/12426/9822074/ap-mccoy-awarded-jockeys-title-at-sandown-finale