X
Follow Jumps Racing on Facebook
Horse Racing

Tony McCoy Cheltenham Festival Participation in Doubt

Sunday 13th January 2008

Tony McCoy participation in this years Cheltenham Festival has to be in doubt following his horrible fall in the totesport.com Classic Chase yesterday. He was riding favourite Arnold Layne for Caroline Bailey and came crashing down on the final circuit. McCoy was immediately attended to at the scene before being lifted into an ambulance on a stretcher. He was then taken to hospital to be assessed and a spokeswoman said this evening: �He�s stable. He�s conscious and talking.

�He�s still being assessed and looked at, but he is conscious and talking. �When we asked him if we could give out a condition check he said �tell them I�m OK�. �But as yet we are not quite sure what his injuries are.�

By McCoy's own admission he claims that due to the massive amount of rides he gets every year that he is going to come off a least 50 times in a season and it is in the hands of the gods how he comes out of these falls..

There is no braver jockey on the circuit as whenever he has a chance he will shove his horses into the fences to give his horse the best chance of winning. Only last Friday we saw McCoy at his very best lifting Adare Prince over the line at Huntington.

Latest Horse Racing Articles
x
Up to £100 in bet credits
Exclusive Promo Code
100BET365
JOIN NOW
Up to £100 in Bet Credits for new customers at bet365. Min deposit £5 and 1x settled bet requirement to release Bet Credits. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&C's apply, 18+ begambleaware.org.
x
Bet £10 Get £30
Exclusive Promo Code
30f
JOIN NOW
New customers only – Minimum deposit of £10 using deposit code 30F - A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - Minimum odds of 1/2 (1.5) - Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days - Free bet stakes not included in returns - Deposit balance is available for withdrawal at any time. General deposit method & withdrawal restrictions apply & full T&Cs apply.
x
Treble the Odds - Paid in CASH
Valid to new players only. Profit Boost Ticket [PBT] is equivalent to 200% on top of a winning bets profit. Real money bets only, max stake of £/$/€10. Free bets do not qualify. PBT bets cannot be ‘Cashed in’. PBT expires after 7 days and additional wins (up to £/$/€5000) credited as cash upon bet settlement. This offer may not be combined with any other offer. Deposit balance is available for withdrawal at any time. General withdrawal restrictions & full T&Cs apply. 18+ begambleaware.org.
BET HERE