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Cheltenham: Hunt game's shrine loses none of its shine

Those who have been coming to Cheltenham for years have labelled the last Festival of the 20th century as one of the finest in the long and glorious history of the National Hunt game.

Sunday, 21 March, 1999, 12:00am

National Hunt's bright lights start to shine

See More Business, one of the rising stars in British jumping ranks, has his final prep race for the coveted King George VI Chase when lining up for today's important Rehearsal Chase at Chepstow. He should win comfortably.

With the Flat season over - only all-weather fixtures remain for the Flat - the focus is on National Hunt racing.

5 Dec 1998 - 12:00am

Home-grown bolter dashes Irish double

It fell to one of the lesser home hopes to capture steeplechasing's greatest crown when 25-1 front-running hero Cool Dawn won the coveted Gold Cup on the final day of the National Hunt Festival at Cheltenham on Thursday.

21 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

McCoy has pick of Festival

Tony McCoy, the young Irishman regarded as a phenomenon in the ranks of modern-day jump jockeys, has been in such demand leading up to this week's Cheltenham Festival that he has had to disappoint some of his loyal backers.

15 Mar 1998 - 12:00am