A jockey from Dorset won a race at the Cheltenham Festival. Joe Tizzard came first in the Ryanair Chase on Cue Card. The horse is trained by his father Colin Tizzard at their stables in Milborne Port near Sherborne.
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It's a pretty rather start to the final month of 2015.