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  • Oli Bell's Diary: Tenor to sing again?

    ITV Racing and Racing UK host Oli Bell looks back upon his week and he was anything but blown away by Yanworth's efforts.

    Wednesday February 22 2017, 08:42 GMT
    Tenor Nivernais: The horse whose performance stole Oli Bell's heart last Saturday.
  • Mike Cattermole: Thistle missed

    Mike Cattermole reflects on the news Thistlecrack misses the Gold Cup, Pie-gate, Native River and the National weights row.

    Wednesday February 22 2017, 09:27 GMT
    Thistlecrack: So disappointing that he misses the Gold Cup
  • Daryl Jacob: Royal rumble

    Our columnist Daryl Jacob says Bristol De Mai remains on course for the Gold Cup and gives his thoughts on his Saturday rides.

    Friday February 17 2017, 17:59 GMT
    Sceau Royal (right): Expected to go well at Wincanton
  • Mike Cattermole: Not going Native

    Our columnist Mike Cattermole can't wait to see Altior v Douvan and questions exactly what Native River achieved at Newbury.

    Thursday February 16 2017, 08:29 GMT
    Altior: Could clash with Douvan in the Tingle Creek next season?
  • Alex Hammond: Grand claims

    Sky Sports News HQ's Alex Hammond fancies a Grand National contender to emerge at Haydock Park this weekend.

    Wednesday February 15 2017, 15:53 GMT
    Blaklion is Alex's fancy for Haydock's Grand National Trial
  • Oli Bell: Be my Valentine

    ITV Racing presenter Oli Bell puts in a Valentine's Day plea as his week ends in company with Luke Harvey, fashion model.

    Wednesday February 15 2017, 17:26 GMT
    Our Kaempfer could take a bit of catching at Ascot
  • Weights & Measures: Supreme gift

    Ian Ogg stands in for Ben Linfoot and rounds up the latest BHA ratings amendments following an informative weekend.

    Friday February 17 2017, 11:32 GMT
    Movewiththeimes and Ballyandy were predictably hit hard
  • Donn McClean: Dazzled by Disko moves

    Donn McClean says Mega Fortune must now be 'a mega-player' in the Triumph Hurdle, while Disko's style looks suited to the JLT.

    Monday February 13 2017, 16:41 GMT
    Disko takes the final fence clear in the Flogas Novice Chase.
  • Mike Cattermole: Pouce vers le haut!

    Mike Cattermole discusses France Galop's decision to introduce a weight allowance for female riders in this week's column.

    Friday February 10 2017, 16:59 GMT
    Josephine Gordon: Would make hay with a 4lb claim
  • Daryl Jacob: D-day for Bristol

    Daryl Jacob is delighted with how his Cheltenham team is coming together - and looks ahead to Bristol De Mai's Newbury run.

    Saturday February 11 2017, 18:32 GMT
    Bristol De Mai: Faces big test at Newbury on Saturday
  • Alex Hammond: A Belt-ing bet?

    Sky Sports News racing expert Alex Hammond gives her thoughts on the big stories and fancies Beltor to run a big race at Newbury.

    Thursday February 9 2017, 09:41 GMT
    Beltor: Could offer some each-way value in the Betfair Hurdle.
  • Oli Bell's diary: Power surge

    The broadcaster tells us what he's been up to this week and looks forward to how the Cheltenham picture might shift this weekend.

    Thursday February 9 2017, 09:40 GMT
    Brain Power: Could be the horse coming forwards looking at the Champion Hurdle.
  • Nicholls: It's not all Cheltenham

    Ian Ogg reports from Ditcheat as Paul Nicholls looks beyond the Cheltenham Festival in a bid to retain the trainer's title.

    Tuesday February 7 2017, 22:13 GMT
    Champion trainer Paul Nicholls with Movewiththetimes
  • Ed Chamberlin: The unsung heroes

    Ed Chamberlin hails the passion and dedication of stable staff and makes his first ante-post selection for the Cheltenham Festival.

    Tuesday February 7 2017, 09:43 GMT
    Messire Des Obeaux: Looks huge player in Neptune
  • Trials results up in the air

    Will Hayler reflects on Musselburgh's extended Cheltenham Trials meeting where Nicky Henderson and Paul Nicholls dominated.

    Monday February 6 2017, 08:34 GMT
    Nicky Henderson is a big supporter of Musselburgh
  • Daryl Jacob: Whole lot to enjoy

    Daryl Jacob reflects on his fortunes on Festival Trials Day at Cheltenham and looks ahead to this weekend's rides.

    Friday February 3 2017, 14:02 GMT
    Wholestone impresses at Cheltenham Trials Day