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  • Cue Card

  • Age: 11 (Foaled April 30th, 2006)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: King's Theatre (IRE) - Wicked Crack (IRE) (King's Ride (IRE))
  • Trainer: C L Tizzard
  • Owner: Mrs Jean R Bishop

News Clippings

Colin Tizzard nervous of Cheltenham Festival build-up

February 19th, 2017

Colin Tizzard is bracing himself for a "nervous" three weeks after Cue Card's tremendous display in Saturday's Ascot Chase all but confirmed the Dorset handler will saddle Britain's three biggest hopes for next month's Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Colin Tizzard: Cue Card could run in the Ryanair Chase at Cheltenham Festival

December 27th, 2016

Trainer Colin Tizzard will consider switching Cue Card to the Ryanair Chase at the Cheltenham Festival after he proved no match for Thistlecrack in the King George VI Chase at Kempton.

Paddy Brennan: Cue Card better than ever ahead of King George VI Chase

December 21st, 2016

Paddy Brennan believes that Cue Card is better than ever ahead of the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day.

Thistlecrack remains in King George mix at Kempton on Boxing Day

November 30th, 2016

Thistlecrack remains a possible for the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day as 21 go forward at the latest entry stage.

Colin Tizzard's Cue Card wins the Betfair Chase at Haydock for a third time

November 19th, 2016

Cue Card brought the house down with a third Betfair Chase victory as he got the best of a thrilling fight with Coneygree, whose frontrunning tactics teed up the winner for a late challenge.

Cue Card will be spot on for Betfair Chase at Haydock

October 31st, 2016

Cue Card is expected to be spot on for his bid to win the Betfair Chase for a third time after needing his seasonal debut at Wetherby on Saturday.

Thistlecrack set to miss Chepstow

September 30th, 2016

Thistlecrack appears unlikely to make his chasing debut at Chepstow on Saturday week as had been previously planned.

Colin Tizzard hoping for rain at Chepstow for Thistlecrack

September 19th, 2016

Trainer Colin Tizzard is praying for rain to allow Thistlecrack to make his chasing debut at Chepstow next month.

Colin Tizzard to run Cue Card in Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby

August 8th, 2016

Cue Card is on course to make his seasonal reappearance in the Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby on October 29.

Cue Card and Thistlecrack on target for Punchestown

April 19th, 2016

Colin Tizzard's stable stars Cue Card and Thistlecrack are reported to be firmly on target for next week's Punchestown Festival.

Cue Card wins the Betfred Bowl Chase at Aintree

April 7th, 2016

Cue Card gained a measure of compensation for his Cheltenham fall with victory in the Betfred Bowl Chase at Aintree.

Jean Bishop dreams of Cheltenham Gold Cup win with Cue Card

March 17th, 2016

With his critics silenced and possessing a level of form that suggests he is in the best shape he has ever been, few would begrudge Cue Card victory in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup to give owner Jean Bishop a victory comparable in her eyes to winning

Colin Tizzard hails Cue Card ahead of Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup

February 25th, 2016

Colin Tizzard labelled Cue Card the "horse of a lifetime" as he gets ready to bid for a £1million bonus in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Cue Card to gallop at Kempton before Gold Cup bid

February 15th, 2016

Cue Card is set to have a racecourse gallop at Kempton on Saturday week ahead of his bid for glory in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Colin Tizzard can barely wait for the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup with Cue Card.

February 7th, 2016

Colin Tizzard can barely wait for the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup with Cue Card.

Cheltenham Festival stars keeping Colin Tizzard on his toes

January 17th, 2016

Colin Tizzard is unsure whether it is pressure or excitement he is feeling with stable stars Cue Card and Thistlecrack.

Colin Tizzard to send Cue Card straight for Cheltenham Gold Cup

December 27th, 2015

Trainer Colin Tizzard confirmed Cue Card will head straight for the Cheltenham Gold Cup following his thrilling victory in the King George VI Chase at Kempton.

Cue Card wins King George thriller at Kempton

December 26th, 2015

Cue Card denied Vautour with a last-stride lunge to win the William Hill King George VI Chase at his fourth attempt.

Colin Tizzard says Cue Card deserves to win a King George

December 9th, 2015

Colin Tizzard believes Cue Card "deserves" to have the William Hill King George VI Chase on his roll of honour.

Cue Card beats Silviniaco Conti to win Betfair Chase at Haydock

November 21st, 2015

Cue Card showed he was back to his brilliant best with a superb display as he regained his crown in the Betfair Chase at Haydock.