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Three-time champion jockey Biddlecombe dies, 72

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Three-time champion jump jockey and former Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Terry Biddlecombe died on Sunday, aged 72, after a long illness, his family said. 

Henrietta Knight (R) and Terry Biddlecombe (L), owners of Best Mate walk the course before The Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeple Chase on March 18, 2004

Biddlecombe won the jockeys' title in 1965, 1966 and shared the honours with Bob Davies in 1969.

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