Famous Horse Races

Cheltenham Gold Cup

Cheltenham Racecourse
A Brief History Of Cheltenham Gold Cup
The Cheltenham Gold Cup is a Grade 1 National Hunt horse race for five-year-old and above horses run over a distance of 3 miles 2½ furlongs (5,331 metres) at Cheltenham Racecourse during the Cheltenham Festival in March. There are twenty-two fences to be jumped in the race.

It was first run in 1924, and is the most prestigious chase in the United Kingdom.
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Denman
Kauto Star
War of Attrition
Kicking King
Best Mate
Best Mate
Best Mate

Looks Like Trouble
See More Business
Cool Dawn
Mr Mulligan
Imperial Call
Master Oats
The Fellow
Jodami
Cool Ground
Garrison Savannah
Norton's Coin
Desert Orchid
Charter Party
The Thinker
Dawn Run
Forgive N' Forget
Burrough Hill Lad
Bregawn
Silver Buck
Little Owl
Master Smudge *
Alverton
Midnight Court
Davy Lad
Royal Frolic
Ten Up
Captain Christy
The Dikler
Glencaraig Lady
L'Escargot
L'Escargot
What a Myth
Fort Leney
Woodland Venture
Arkle
Arkle
Arkle
Mill House
Mandarin
Saffron Tartan
Pas Seul
Roddy Owen
Kerstin
Linwell
Limber Hill
Gay Donald
Four Ten
Knock Hard
Mont Tremblant
Silver Fame
Cottage Rake
Cottage Rake
Cottage Rake
Fortina
Prince Regent
Red Rower


Médoc II
Poet Prince
Roman Hackle
Brendan's Cottage
Morse Code

Golden Miller
Golden Miller
Golden Miller
Golden Miller
Golden Miller

Easter Hero
Easter Hero
Patron Saint
Thrown In
Koko
Ballinode
Red Splash
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Ruby Walsh
Conor O'Dwyer
Barry Geraghty
Jim Culloty
Jim Culloty
Jim Culloty

Richard Johnson
Mick Fitzgerald
Andrew Thornton
Tony McCoy
Conor O'Dwyer
Norman Williamson
Adam Kondrat
Mark Dwyer
Adrian Maguire
Mark Pitman
Graham McCourt
Simon Sherwood
Richard Dunwoody
Ridley Lamb
Jonjo O'Neill
Mark Dwyer
Phil Tuck
Graham Bradley
Robert Earnshaw
Mr Jim Wilson
Richard Hoare
Jonjo O'Neill
John Francome
Dessie Hughes
John Burke
Tommy Carberry
Bobby Beasley
Ron Barry
Frank Berry
Tommy Carberry
Tommy Carberry
Paul Kelleway
Pat Taaffe
Terry Biddlecombe
Pat Taaffe
Pat Taaffe
Pat Taaffe
Willie Robinson
Fred Winter
Fred Winter
Bill Rees
Bobby Beasley
Stan Hayhurst
Michael Scudamore
Jimmy Power
Tony Grantham
Tommy Cusack
Tim Molony
Dave Dick
Martin Molony
Aubrey Brabazon
Aubrey Brabazon
Aubrey Brabazon
Mr Richard Black
Tim Hyde
Davy Jones


Frenchie Nicholson
Roger Burford
Evan Williams
George Owen
Danny Morgan

Evan Williams
Gerry Wilson
Gerry Wilson
Billy Stott
Ted Leader

Tommy Cullinan
Dick Rees
Dick Rees
Mr Hugh Grosvenor
Tim Hamey
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Dick Rees
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Paul Nicholls
Paul Nicholls
Mouse Morris
Tom Taaffe
Henrietta Knight
Henrietta Knight
Henrietta Knight

Noel Chance
Paul Nicholls
Robert Alner
Noel Chance
Fergie Sutherland
Kim Bailey
François Doumen
Peter Beaumont
Toby Balding
Jenny Pitman
Sirrel Griffiths
David Elsworth
David Nicholson
Arthur Stephenson
Paddy Mullins
Jimmy FitzGerald
Jenny Pitman
Michael Dickinson
Michael Dickinson
Peter Easterby
Arthur Barrow
Peter Easterby
Fred Winter
Mick O'Toole
Fred Rimell
Jim Dreaper
Pat Taaffe
Fulke Walwyn
Francis Flood
Dan Moore
Dan Moore
Ryan Price
Tom Dreaper
Fred Rimell
Tom Dreaper
Tom Dreaper
Tom Dreaper
Fulke Walwyn
Fulke Walwyn
Don Butchers
Bob Turnell
Danny Morgan
Verly Bewicke
Charlie Mallon
Bill Dutton
Jim Ford
John Roberts
Vincent O'Brien
Fulke Walwyn
George Beeby
Vincent O'Brien
Vincent O'Brien
Vincent O'Brien
Hector Christie
Tom Dreaper
Lord Stalbridge


Reg Hobbs
Ivor Anthony
Owen Anthony
George Beeby
Ivor Anthony

Owen Anthony
Basil Briscoe
Basil Briscoe
Basil Briscoe
Basil Briscoe

Jack Anthony
Jack Anthony
Stanley Harrison
Owen Anthony
Alfred Bickley
Frank Morgan
Fred Withington
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