Coral is also proud of its longstanding support of British horseracing, which includes its sponsorship of the Coral Cup at the Cheltenham Festival.
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The sponsorship of the Grade One Stayers’ Hurdle further cements Sun Bets commitment to British racing. The race is steeped in tradition with some of the most famous Jumps horses having won this prize down the years, including the greatest staying hurdler of them all, Big Buck’s, winning the race a staggering four times for Paul Nicholls and Ruby Walsh.
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