Dawn Run Wins Champion Hurdle and Gold Cup at Cheltenham

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Des Scahill commentates on the great finish of Dawn Run in winning the Gold Cup.

  • Title
    Dawn Run Wins Cheltenham Gold Cup
  • 1st Broadcast
    13/03/1986
  • Contributor
    Des Scahill
  • Clip Duration
    00:03:41
  • Material Type
    Audio
  • Series title
    Airs and Races
  • Clip title
    Dawn Run Wins Champion Hurdle and Gold Cup at Cheltenham
  • Extended description

    Des Scahill commentates on the great finish of Dawn Run in winning the Gold Cup.

    Dawn Run made history by becoming the first horse to win both the Champion Hurdle and the Gold Cup at Cheltenham. Dawn Run was trained by Paddy Mullins and ridden by Jonjo O'Neill.

  • Information

    'Airs and Races from Cheltenham' was presented by Mike Murphy with commentaries from the National Hunt Festival by Des Scahill. The programme was broadcast over three days covering Cheltenaham 1986.

    This episode of 'Airs and Races' was broadcast on RTÉ Radio One on 13 March 1986.

  • Local keywords
    Des Scahill, Dawn Run, Gold Cup, Cheltenham, Champion Hurdle
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Sport
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ Radio One
  • Production year
    1986
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    BB2653
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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