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Racing pundit John McCririck remains in hospital in Cheltenham

Former ITV and Channel Four Racing Pundit John McCririck remains in a comfortable position in hospital, after falling ill at the Cheltenham Festival on Tuesday.

The 72 year old was taken by ambulance to Cheltenham General Hospital.

Mr McCririck said he intends to be back at the racecourse in time for Friday's Gold Cup.

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