Des Scahill commentates on the great finish of Dawn Run in winning the Gold Cup.
- Title Cheltenham Gold Cup
- 1st Broadcast 13/03/1986
- ContributorDes 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
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.
'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
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- Item type part/extract
- Item sound Mono
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)