Cannes Lions festival canceled for 2020 over coronavirus

There will be no Cannes Lions in 2020, after all. Organizers confirmed Friday that the annual Cannes advertising market will not go forward this year. The decision comes almost a month after the event, set to run in June, was…

Cheltenham Festival: 50-1 Lisnagar wins Stayers’ Hurdle

The 50-1 shot Lisnagar Oscar caused the biggest shock of this year’s Cheltenham Festival with victory in the Stayers’ Hurdle on day three. Ridden by Adam Wedge, who claimed his first Festival winner, Lisnagar Oscar finished two lengths clear of…

Cheltenham Festival: Politologue wins Champion Chase

Last year’s runner-up Politologue led from start to finish to win the Queen Mother Champion Chase and shock the odds-on favourite Defi du Seuil. Defi had gone off as the red-hot 2-5 favourite in the absence of Altior and Chacun…