December 2, 2020

Grand National and Cheltenham Gold Cup-winning jockey Geraghty retires

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Leading Irish jump jockey Barry Geraghty has announced his retirement aged 40.

He won all the major races, including the Grand National in 2003 on Monty’s Pass and the Cheltenham Gold Cup with Kicking King and Bobs Worth.

Geraghty was also associated with champion chasers Moscow Flyer and Sprinter Sacre.

“I am happy to say I’m announcing my retirement,” said Geraghty, the retained jockey for owner JP McManus.

More to follow.