Hans Holbein (right) copes well with the softened ground in the Chester Vase under Ryan Moore on Thursday

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O'Brien positive about display after high-profile reverses

Ryan Moore wins the Cheshire Oaks on Diamondsandrubies

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Lucida and Fadhayyil look pick of today’s fillies

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Frankie Dettori in his element – celebrating aboard a winner at Ascot Racingfotos

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Limato ridden by James Doyle winning the Merriebelle Stable Pavilion Stakes

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An emotional Tony McCoy after finishing third on Box Office in his final race

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The 20-time champion jockey brought his racing career to an end at Sandown

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Tony McCoy has two rides on his retirement day, both in the green and gold of J P McManus

McCoy set to take last bow as the ultimate Box Office attraction

Tony McCoy will be retiring after his two rides at Sandown’s jumps season finale today

Go with the flow and Appleby’s Bow Creek at Sandown

Jockey Davy Condon has been forced to retire after an injury suffered in the Grand National

Ap McCoy will retire at the end of the season

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Twenty championships, more than 4,000 winners – the jockey known simply as ‘AP’ends his unrivalled career on Saturday. Jon Freeman talks to those who know this driven sportsman personally and professionally about what makes him so special

It’s ending in tears, says AP McCoy with final line in sight

Tony McCoy, the champion jump jockey for 20 years, retires after riding at Sandown on Saturday

Tony McCoy wins on Capard King at Ayr yesterday, but will miss out in Saturday’s big race

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After Newmarket successes Richard Hannon holds winning chances in both Guineas trials at Newbury

Richard Hughes rides Kool Kompany to victory at Newmarket

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14-1 shot gives tranier Richard Hannon trained horse a fourth successive Craven victory

John Gosden has a strong hand at Newmarket today

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John F Kennedy lost his place as favourite for the Investec Derby after finishing a well-beaten last of three on his seasonal debut at Leopardstown.

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