Tag Archives: Cups

The Fiver | Cool heads, clean hands, kindness and endless cups of tea | Football

The game at Meadow Lane.

STILL STOPPED Day Four of Football Has Stopped and, taking its lead from the BBC in replacing scheduled football coverage with monotonously predictable, largely unfunny but inexplicably popular humour everyone claims to dislike … it’s business as usual at Fiver Towers. Well, it will be, once we can get past …

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Al Boum Photo wins back-to-back Cheltenham Gold Cups | Sport

Paul Townend crosses the finishing line on Al Boum Photo to beat Santini (left) and win the Gold Cup for the second consecutive year.

You can’t see the winner of the Cheltenham Gold Cup from the paddock as he is led back to unsaddle, but you can follow his progress thanks to the wave of acclaim that accompanies him all the way along the rails and then back up the chute towards the entrance …

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