Gold Cup-winning owner Alan Potts dies aged 80 just three months after the death of his wife 



Alan Potts, who achieved a lifelong ambition when Sizing John carried his colours to victory in the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March, has died aged 80.
Potts passed away after a long illness, less than three months after his wife Ann died.
The South Yorkshire-born owner enjoyed his best season in 2016-17. As well as the Gold Cup, Jessica Harrington-trained Sizing John won the Irish Gold Cup and Punchestown Gold Cup, while stablemate Supasundae won the Coral Hurdle.
His British-based string with trainer Colin Tizzard included Fox Norton, a dual Grade One winner last season, and promising novice... read more

 
14 November 2017 in Sport, Views: 49
Source: Daily Mail
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28