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Fran Berry. Graham Cunningham, Ben Linfoot, Rory Delargy and Cornelius Lysaght join David Ord to share their favourite King George memories and look ahead to this year's race too.They also reflect on Monday night's Panorama programme The Dark Side Of Horse Racing and look at what needs to happen now.
Cornelius Lysaght, Ben Linfoot, Rory Delargy and Graham Cunningham join David Ord to talk all things July Cup.They share their favourite memories, look ahead to this year's race and back on the Coral-Eclipse and photo finish drama at Sandown on Saturday too.
Oli Bell speaks to Irish sports journalist and chief sports writer for The Sunday Times, David Walsh.Walsh was the key journalist in uncovering the doping program by Lance Armstrong and the US Postal Service Cycling Team, leading to a lifetime ban from cycling for Armstrong and being stripped of his seven Tour titles. Walsh is He is a four-time Irish Sportswriter of the Year and a three-time UK Sportswriter of the Year.
Ben Linfoot is joined by Fran Berry, Graham Cunningham and David Johnson to look back on the Irish Derby and Newcastle's Northumberland Plate meeting, before discussing the Commonwealth Cup appeal and talking all things Coral-Eclipse ahead of the big race at Sandown on Saturday.
Oli Bell speaks to former England and Nottinghamshire batsman James Taylor about life, his love for cricket and the day his world was turned upside down after being forced to retire at the age of 26 because of a serious heart condition in 2016.
David Ord is joined by Ben Linfoot, Cornelius Lysaght, David Johnson and Rory Delargy to look back on the Guineas weekend, ahead to the Chester Cup and return of High Definition plus reflections on some of the great trial performances of yesteryear.
In the first of our new preview series, Sporting Life's Matt Brocklebank is joined by Timeform's Flat Editor David Johnson and Senior Racing Analyst Matt Gardner to run through the opening weekend of the Flat season which comes at Doncaster, headlined by the Lincoln Handicap, before arriving at their best bets on the card.
Cornelius Lysaght catches up with a Cheltenham Festival legend - Michael Dickinson.He recounts the remarkable day in 1983 when he saddled a 1,2,3,4,5 in the Gold Cup and talks about other star horses to win at Prestbury Park for him including Badsworth Boy and Rathgorman.
Imperial Aura will lead what Kim Bailey believes is “undoubtedly” his strongest ever team into battle at this year’s Cheltenham Festival.Twenty-six years on from completing the Champion Hurdle-Cheltenham Gold Cup double with Alderbrook and Master Oats, the Cotswolds trainer is excited about his chances of adding to his tally at the showpiece event of the season.
Sporting Life's star columnist Willie Mullins provides an exclusive tour of his fantastic Closutton yard, talking Fran Berry through his chances at the 2021 Cheltenham Festival.Mullins - leading trainer at the Festival seven times in the last decade and the most successful trainer in the meeting's history with 72 winners - holds outstanding chances in some of the most prestigious races and is looking forward to sending a stellar squad once again.
Oli Bell speaks to Paul Nicholls about the Cheltenham Festival and gets the latest on his team for the 2021 meeting. This episode also includes a fantastic look back at some of Paul Nicholl's favourite Cheltenham Festival memories. Politologue - Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase Frodon - WellChild Cheltenham Gold Cup Bravemansgame - Ballymore Novices' Hurdle Next Destination - Brown Advisory Novices' Chase/National Hunt Chase Real Steel - Ryanair Chase Barbados Buck's - Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle Threeunderthrufive - Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle Bob And Co - St James's Place Festival Challenge Cup Open Hunters' Chase
Cornelius Lysaght, Rory Delargy, Simon Holt and Ed Chamberlin to discuss Cheltenham Legends over the years whether they be horse, trainer, jockey or owner. Some wonderful memories shared and everyone puts a horse apiece into the Sporting Life Hall of Fame.
The Sporting Life team preview racing at Ascot, with the return of Cyrname, plus action at Wincaton and Haydock. Football wise we provide best bets for Liverpool against Everton, Arsenal at home to Manchester City and West Ham v Spurs. Plus details of our 10/1 BTTS ACCA and Infogol European Under/Overs ACCA.