won three World Hurdles and every time there was a moment, to the untrained eye at least, when he looked beaten.
SCOTTISH singer-songwriter IVAN DREVER
brings his unique mix of folk and rock 'n' roll to Teesside tomorrow.
RACING is mourning a jumps legend after three-time World Hurdle hero Inglis Drever
died yesterday morning.
But a disappointing workout at the weekend convinced connections to abandon plans to send Inglis Drever
back to the Cheltenham Festival, after which the decision was taken to retire him.
But Johnson, who on Tuesday gave Inglis Drever
a Cheltenham entry for March 12, said yesterday: "The scan was very good.
TRIPLE World Hurdle hero Inglis Drever
is due to return to the track for the Long Distance Hurdle at Newbury on November 29.
BLAZING BAILEY exacted his revenge on North East hopeful Inglis Drever
as the champion stayer again failed to fire at Aintree in the John Smith's Great Float Social Club Liverpool Hurdle.
Just over an hour later the week's 'banker', Inglis Drever
, became a Festival hat-trick hero when claiming his third Ladbrokes World Hurdle under a driving ride from Denis O'Regan.
battled his way into the record books when becoming the first horse to land three victories in the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at Cheltenham.
NO horse has ever won the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival three times - but that is the challenge which awaits Inglis Drever
is a 6-1 chance with the sponsors for a third Ladbrokes World Hurdle crown after returning to the scene of his finest hour to land a second victory in the staying championship at Cheltenham.
MILLIONAIRE owner Graham Wylie has become a real racing nut and wanted to be in two places at once as Inglis Drever
and Arcalis wore his colours with distinction at opposite ends of the country.