Newbury and Newcastle Races
It's two years now since I was stood at Newcastle racecourse watching our 20/1 bet on Triolo D'Alene pay off when that Nicky Henderson horse won the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury. AP McCoy, who was riding in the Fighting Fifth Hurdle, was stood alongside me that day watching Barry Geraghty ride to victory on the big screen.
Tomorrow, Saturday, I will be at Newbury for the Hennessy, ironically in the company of the now retired McCoy as I film part 1 of my 'Day in the Life of Channel 4 Racing', (which . . .
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