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Most successful jockeys in the Bulmers Cheltenham Gold Cup

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Pat Taaffe (1964, 1965 & 1966 Arkle, 1968 Fort Leney)
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Aubrey Brabazon (1948, 1949 & 1950 Cottage Rake)
Tommy Carberry (1970 & 1971 L'Escargot, 1975 Ten Up)
Jim Culloty (2002, 2003 & 2004 Best Mate)
Dick Rees (1924 Red Splash, 1928 Patron Saint, 1929 Easter Hero)
Tommy Carberry 3 time winner

Most successful jockeys in the Unibet Champion Hurdle

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Tim Molony (1951 Hatton's Grace, 1952, 1953 & 1954 Sir Ken)
Ruby Walsh (2011 & 2013 Hurricane Fly, 2015 Faugheen, 2016 Annie Power)
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Sir A P McCoy (1997 Make A Stand, 2006 Brave Inca, 2010 Binocular)
Steve Smith Eccles (1985, 1986 & 1987 See You Then)
Barry Geraghty (2009 Punjabi, 2014 Jezki, 2018 Buveur D'Air)
Charlie Swan (1998, 1999 & 2000 Istabraq)
Ron Smyth (1941 Seneca, 1942 Forestation, 1948 National Spirit)
Jimmy Uttley (1968, 1969 & 1970 Persian War)
Fred Winter (1955 Clair Soleil, 1959 Fare Time, 1961 Eborneezer)
Hurricane Fly and Ruby Walsh Jump The Last To Win The Champion Hurdle (2013)
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Most successful jockeys in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase

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Barry Geraghty (2003 & 2005 Moscow Flyer, 2010 Big Zeb, 2012 Finian's Rainbow, 2013 Sprinter Sacre)
Pat Taaffe (1960 & 1961 Fortria, 1964 Ben Stack, 1966 Flyingbolt, 1970 Straight Fort)
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Robert Earnshaw (1983, 1984 & 1985 Badsworth Boy)
Ruby Walsh (2004 Azertyuiop, 2008 & 2009 Master Minded)
Sprinter Sacre and Barry Geraghty Jump The Last To Win The Queen Mother Champion Chase (2013)
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Most successful jockeys in the Ryanair Chase (Festival Trophy)

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Ruby Walsh (2005 Thisthatandtother, 2007 Taranis, 2016 Vautour, 2017 Un De Sceaux)
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Sir A P McCoy (2010 & 2011 Albertas Run, 2015 Uxizandre)
Albertas Run and Sir A P McCoy are led into the winners enclosure after The Ryanair Chase win (2010)
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Most successful jockeys in the Sun Racing Stayers' Hurdle

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Ruby Walsh (2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Big Buck's, 2017 Nichols Canyon)
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Tommy Carberry (1975 Brown Lad, 1977 Town Ship)
Tommy Carmody (1987 & 1988 Galmoy)
Thierry Doumen (2002 & 2003 Baracouda)
Barry Geraghty (2004 Iris's Gift, 2014 More Of That)
Jamie Osborne (1992 Nomadic Way, 1997 Karshi)
Mark Perrett (1991 King's Curate, 1994 Balasani)
Stuart Shilston (1982 & 1986 Crimson Embers)
Charlie Swan (1990 Tapper John, 1993 Shuil Ar Aghaidh)
Big Bucks wins with Ruby Walsh from Voler La Vedette (2012)
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