AP McCoy's fellow sportsmen took to Twitter to congratulate the jockey on his landmark 4,000th career win.
Former Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler, Irish golfer Shane Lowry and ex-England rugby union captain Matt Dawson were among those to pay tribute to the record-breaking rider also known as Tony McCoy:
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