Friday 27 March 2015

Cheltenham: Last Year's Irish Winners

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<b>Day one </b>
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Jockey Richard Johnson on board <b>Captain Chris</b> winner of the Irish Independent 
  Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase 
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Day one

Jockey Richard Johnson on board Captain Chris winner of the Irish Independent Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase

Day one

Robert Thornton on board Bensalem, left, as it went on to win the The Stewart Family Spinal Research Handicap Chase from Carole' s Legacy, right.

Day one

Hurricane Fly, with Ruby Walsh up, in the parade ring after winning day one’s big race, The Champion Hurdle.

Day one

Jockey Andrew Lynch on Sizing Australia after winning the Glenfarclas Cross Country Handicap Chase on day one

Day two

Jockey Derek O' Connor celebrates on Chicago Grey after winning the The National Hunt Chase Challenge Cup on day two

Day two

Davy Russell on First Lieutenant, left, battles it out with Rock On Ruby to win The Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle

Day two

Robbie Power celebrates winning The RSA Chase on board Bostons Angel

Day two

Andrew Lynch celebrates on Sizing Europe as they approach the winning post to win the big race of day two, The Queen Mother Champion Chase

Day two

For Non Stop ridden by Daryl Jacob, right, falls at the last to allow Carlito Brigante ridden by Davy Russell to win the Coral Cup

Day two

What A Charm, with Paul Townend on board, right, after winning the Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle ahead of eventual second place Kumbeshwar

Day three

Conor O' Farrell celebrates winning the Pertemps Final on Buena Vista

Day three

Jockey Tony McCoy, celebrates as he is lead into the parade ring after winning the Ryanair Chase, on Albertas Run

Day four

Zarkandar , with Daryl Jacob up, jumps the last on their way to winning the JCB Triumph Hurdle

Day four

Barry Geraghty celebrates after winning the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle Race on Bobs Worth

Day four

Derek O' Connor riding Zemsky celebrates as they come home after winning the Christie' s Foxhunter Chase Challenge Cup

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