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Leading trainer, jockey & owner - final standings at the end of The Festival 2017

17th March 2017

Honours go to Gordon Elliott, Ruby Walsh & Gigginstown House Stud.

Record attendances on Ladies Day & St Patrick’s Thursday as over 260,000 at The Festival

17th March 2017

Total attendance of 260,060.

Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle 2017 - all the news & quotes

17th March 2017

The Gordon Elliott-trained 12/1 chance Champagne Classic, owned by Gigginstown House Stud, was a ready winner of the Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle, the sixth race on day four, Gold Cup day, of the 2017 Cheltenham Festival.

Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup (G1) - press conference quotes

17th March 2017

Further reaction from trainer Jessica Harrington & jockey Robbie Power.

St James’s Place Foxhunter Chase - all the news & quotes

17th March 2017

Bryony Frost's win in the St James's Place Foxhunter Challenge Cup means that all three races for amateur riders run at The Festival 2017 have gone to female jockeys for the first time.

Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup (G1) - all the news & quotes

17th March 2017

Sizing John's 7/1 victory in The Festival's showpiece race, the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup, was a first in the championship contest for trainer Jessica Harrington, jockey Robert Power and owners Ann and Alan Potts.

Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle (G1) - all the news & quotes

17th March 2017

Willie Mullins scored a sixth winner of The Festival 2017, going to the top of the trainers' table at the meeting, when Penhill beat Monalee by three and a half lengths at odds of 16/1. It was his first Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle triumph.

Randox Health County Handicap Hurdle (G3) - all the news & quotes

17th March 2017

Paul Townend produced the Willie Mullins-trained Arctic Fire (20/1) to perfection to claim the spoils in the Randox Health County Hurdle, the second race on day four, Gold Cup day, of the 2017 Cheltenham Festival.

JCB Triumph Hurdle (G1) - all the news & quotes

17th March 2017

Defi Du Seuil justified his position as the long-time leader in the JCB Triumph Hurdle market by winning by a comfortable five lengths. He started the well-backed 5/2 favourite.

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