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.


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.


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.


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”.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.