Friday 19 January 2018

Just like every bone in his body, McCoy smashes record in style

Tony McCoy
Tony McCoy
McCoy with Captain Cutter in the novice hurdle to move onto the 3,998-winner mark ahead of today’s trip to Exeter
Tony McCoy

Eamon Carr

How should we salute the record-breaking jockey Tony McCoy?

The man's achievement is phenomenal. Maybe a new coinage should be minted with AP's gaunt features bearing testimony to the triumph of skill, bravery and persistence.

At Towcester yesterday, McCoy gave a premium demonstration of his sublime horsemanship and undeniable will to win as he notched up his record-breaking four thousandth victory in thrilling style.

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