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Hero horse Kauto Star retires from racing

Kauto Star ridden by Ruby Walsh going to post for the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase, on Gold Cup Day, during the Cheltenham Festival Credit: PA

Paul Nicholls has announced Cheltenham Gold Cup winner and five-time King George VI Chase hero Kauto Star has been retired.

Kauto Star before the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase in March Credit: PA