RUBY WALSH is a number one nationwide hunt jockey in Eire and is hoping to return from harm in time for the Cheltenham Competition.
Walsh has been the main jockey on the pageant in 11 of the final 14 seasons and is the main rider of all-time on the pageant with 56 wins up to now.
He has been absent from the observe since breaking his leg after a fall at Punchestown in November.
Who does Ruby Walsh journey for?
Ruby Walsh is the main rider for highly effective Irish coach Willie Mullins. For a very long time, Walsh was additionally related to the Paul Nicholls yard, though that driving relationship led to 2013.
How previous is Ruby Walsh?
Ruby Walsh is 38 years previous. Walsh received the novice title twice at a younger age within the 1996/97 season and the 1997/98 season earlier than turning skilled.
He received the English Grand Nationwide on his first try, aged 20, on Papillon, a horse educated by his father.
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What horses has Ruby Walsh ridden?
Where do you start? Walsh has ridden far too many classy horses to name them all.
Kauto Star, Hurricane Fly, Big Buck’s, Vautour, Faugheen, Douvan, Annie Power, Commanche Court and Papillon would all be towards the top of the list.
What are the chances for Ruby Walsh this season?
Assuming he returns from injury in time, Walsh would be expected to hold an excellent chance to finish top rider at the Cheltenham Festival for a 12th time in 15 years.
Faugheen, Un De Sceaux, Yorkhill, Djakadam, Getabird, Invitation Only and Next Destination would all be on the list of potential opportunities Walsh may have at adding to his 56 Cheltenham Festival wins.