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Channel 4 has launched a brand new app – The Channel 4 Horse Tracker, which will allow viewers to track the position and speed of the horses in the John Smith’s Grand National and other races for the Aintree three-day… Read more

Channel 4 Sport: Horse Racing Titles 2013

Channel 4 has tonight launched a major new marketing campaign for horse racing ahead of the Grand National with a TV ad across the Channel 4 network. The 90 second long film, which aired just before 9pm this evening, promotes… Read more

Channel 4’s coverage of Cheltenham Festival’s opening day attracted an average audience of 802k yesterday, with an audience share of 9.2%, making it the largest audience to Champion Day since 2006. This performance was up +5% compared with last year’s… Read more

Former Channel 4 racing pundit John McCririck has been taken to hospital after collapsing at the Cheltenham Festival this afternoon, his wife has said. The 72-year-old has been taken to Cheltenham General Hospital where he will remain overnight. His condition… Read more

Cheltenham 2013 – Channel 4 Sport Promo (Music: 1998 Delicious by Peace)

Good news that @C4Paralympics have won the TV rights to the Paralympic Games in Sochi & Rio. They did a great job with 2012. Well done C4! — Kelly Holmes (@damekellyholmes) February 8, 2013

The International Paralympic Committee has awarded the UK television rights for the Sochi 2014 and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games to Channel 4. As part of the agreement Channel 4 will screen over 45 hours of coverage from the Sochi 2014… Read more

Willie Carson signed-off BBC horse racing today as the corporation broadcast its final flat racing event. Channel Four secured exclusive rights to all terrestrial horse racing coverage in a four-year deal from 2013, including the Grand National, the Derby and… Read more

This was the moment when broadcaster Clare Balding was greeted with huge cheers from the 80,000 strong in the Olympic Stadium this afternoon. Clare was handing out the flowers in the Women’s Javelin Throw (F37/38) discipline, where Brazil’s Shirlene Coelho… Read more

George Osborne was heavily booed inside the Olympic Stadium this evening ahead of a Paralympics medal presentation. The Chancellor of the Exchequer was handing out the prizes in the mens 400 meters T38 class. George laughed off the jeers from… Read more