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Don't Shut The Door On McCoy Yet

On the week that A.P McCoy announces to the racing world that he’s hanging up his boots and calling time on his amazing career, I take a look at his Grand National record and assess whether or not it was equally as glittering as his lifetime…
jockey covered in mud at the end of a race.
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A.P. McCoy

Anthony Peter "A.P." McCoy MBE is widely regarded as the greatest National Hunt jockey ever. He rode his first winner, "Legal Steps", at Thurles on 26 March 1992 and he has never looked back. He has broken numerous records including a record…
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Jonjo O'Neill

As both jockey and trainer Jonjo O'Neill has reached virtually every height this great sport has to offer, along the way overcoming adversity, including beating cancer. He has held a dual-purpose licence since 1986 and was based in Penrith…
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Who Is JP McManus?

He’s not in the Irish top ten rich lists (14th In 2012), claimed embarrassment when he received a medal from his home city, and famously took Facebook to court over a fake account scam and won. Born in Limerick on March 10th, 1951, John…

O'Neill Hails National Hero

Jonjo O'Neill has announced that Don't Push It is now retired and branded him "an unbelievable horse" after confirming the retirement of the 2010 John Smith's Grand National winner. After 14 failed attempts at the Grand National, Tony McCoy…

Dont Push It

Don't Push It is a smart novice chaser, who in the 2006-07 season lost by just three quarters of a length to Denman in the Jim Brown Memorial Chase at Cheltenham. He proved a frustrating bet for punters following his promising beginnings,…