21st December 2020
“Good horses get you out of trouble.” So said jockey Aidan Coleman who rode Paisley Park to win the...
17th November 2019
The highlight of Saturday at the Cheltenham November meeting had to be the win by the mare Happy Diva....
1st October 2018
More often than not, we miss jockeys when they’re gone. Lester Piggott, Johnny Murtagh, Willie Carson, Pat Eddery, John...
15th May 2017
To predict one horse to finish in the first four of a 24 runner handicap is an achievement. To...
18th January 2017
The girlfriend of jockey Ciaran Gethtings criticises his critics
29th November 2016
Mick Fitzgerald enjoyed winners as a jockey and, last Saturday at Newbury, experienced what it's like to own the winning horse in a race at a prestigious meeting. Just a couple of hours after we had sat down for an exclusive on camera interview, the Mick Fitzgerald Racing Club celebrated a victory by Onefitzall. The crowd at Newbury cheered as the gelding, racing in the bright colours of the ever popular Fitzgerald, romped home to win the Bet365 Handicap Hurdle.
The joy on Mick's face was captured by his friends and colleagues at Channel 4 racing.
Earlier that . . .
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16th July 2016
Kieren Fallon has retired as a jockey after suffering from clinical depression.
31st December 2015
I’m often telling members of VG TIPS that patience is the most important characteristic when it comes to making...
23rd April 2015
What will he do with all the spare time he’ll have on his hands? That’s a question racing people...
21st April 2015
I know an awful fuss is being made of the retirement of Tony McCoy. I know! He’ll be as...