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Sam Waley-Cohen will ride Black Thunder in the Crabbie's Grand National

April 7th, 2016

Sam Waley-Cohen will ride Black Thunder in the Crabbie's Grand National on Saturday after the Paul Nicholls-trained chaser was sold at the Aintree sales to a syndicate that includes his father, Robert.

Sam Waley-Cohen seeks Grand National ride

April 4th, 2016

Sam Waley-Cohen, the most successful current jockey over the Crabbie's Grand National fences, is on the look-out for a ride in this year's race at Aintree on Saturday.

Sam Waley-Cohen and Nina Carberry free to ride in Grand National

March 24th, 2016

Amateurs Sam Waley-Cohen and Nina Carberry are now free to ride in the Grand National at Aintree, after the British Horseracing Authority ruled suspensions due to apply on that day will not stand "owing to ambiguous wording of the Rule".

Sam Waley-Cohen lodges Long Run ban appeal

March 21st, 2016

Sam Waley-Cohen has lodged an appeal against the seven-day ban imposed by the Carlisle stewards for his ride on Long Run on Sunday.

The Young Master will be ridden by Sam Waley-Cohen in the Hennessy Gold Cup

November 17th, 2015

The Young Master will be ridden by Sam Waley-Cohen in the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury after Robert Waley-Cohen and the partners that owned Oscar Time purchased half of the Neil Mulholland-trained gelding.

Sam Waley-Cohen feels Long Run heads to Cheltenham a better horse than the one who ran there last year.

March 9th, 2013

Sam Waley-Cohen feels Long Run heads into Friday's Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup a better horse than the one who finished third last year.

Cheekpieces likely for Long Run in Gold Cup

March 1st, 2013

Long Run is set to wear cheekpieces for the first time in public when he aims to regain his crown in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup later this month.

Long Run edges King George at Kempton

December 26th, 2012

Favourite Long Run registered a remarkable victory in the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton.

Long Run made to work hard

February 17th, 2012

Long Run got back to winning ways in the Betfair Denman Chase at Newbury - but he was pushed all of the way by Burton Port.

Waley-Cohen suspended again

January 9th, 2012

Sam Waley-Cohen - the rider of Long Run - left Taunton in frustration on Monday after picking up his third suspension in a month.

Waley-Cohen cleared for ride

December 30th, 2011

Sam Waley-Cohen will be able to ride Newbury on February 11 should Long Run have a Gold Cup prep in the Betfair Denman Chase.

Long Run strikes gold

March 18th, 2011

Long Run fulfilled his massive potential by beating Denman and Kauto Star to win an epic Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday afternoon.

King George ideal for Run

January 10th, 2011

Sam Waley-Cohen says the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton will be the ideal test for Long Run.

Waley-Cohen's winning Run?

November 9th, 2010

Sam Waley-Cohen believes the Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham will be ideal for Long Run.