Cheltenham Festival 2018
We enjoyed a fabulous Cheltenham Festival but attention is already turning to Aintree and the Grand National. The big race is now just a matter of days away and we have a stellar few days to enjoy at the Liverpool track, culminating in the big race itself.
Rule The world famously won the National last year but following his retirement we can look forward to a new name on the roll of honour. Some of the biggest names in the sport will be assembled looking to win the world's most famous steeplechase, and we cannot wait!
National Hunt Racing Live
Topham Betting Live
The betting for the Topham Chase is one the site with A Toi Phil among the market leaders for Gordon Elliott.
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Neil Mulholland Column Live
Neil Mulholland is back with his latest column and as well as reflecting on a slightly frustrating Cheltenham Festival, he looks ahead to his weekend runners...
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Updated National Betting
Minella Rocco has been taken out of the Grand National and we have the updated betting for the Aintree race on the site.
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Sizing John was a superb winner of the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup, as the 7/1 shot produced a sensational round of jumping to outclass his rivals to beat the staying-on Minella Rocco by two-and-three-quarter lengths, with Native River back in third in a race that saw Cue Card fall at the third last fence for the second year in a row. Read More
Willie Mullins continued his fine form at the Cheltenham Festival, as the master of Closutton bagged a quick-fire double as Arctic Fire won the County Hurdle, and Penhill won the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle, whish saw the Irish handler build on yesterday's stunning four-timer. Read More
Today is the day we get to enjoy the most important race in the National Hunt game, with the Cheltenham Gold Cup the feature event on the final day of the Festival. We have already enjoyed three magnificent days of sport but today is the one we have been waiting for, with the blue-riband race of the season taking centre stage. Read More
Cheltenham Festival Race Odds
There are 28 top class races at the 2018 Cheltenham Festival, spread out over four days of superb action. The Champion Hurdle, the Queen Mother Champion Chase, the Stayers' Hurdle and the Cheltenham Gold Cup are of course the four big Championship races and they will always attract the main betting interest. One of the most popular is The Supreme Novices Hurdle which is of course the first race of the meeting and is always the subject of a flurry of betting activity in the build-up. You can keep track of all the changes in the Cheltenham Festival Betting Odds throughout the season and during the festival with our Odds Comparison charts.
Cheltenham Race Cards and Form
We have been following all the important horses this season as they have made their way to the Cheltenham Festival and the form guides are a top class aid for any punter. Each and every one of the 28 Festival Races has a dedicated form guide attached to it which has been running right through the winter to ensure they are as comprehensive as possible. Cheltenham Festival 2018 Form is vital when it comes to having a bet with the undulations of Prestbury Park often catching horses and punters out when it comes to the big Festival races. The same can be said of the Cheltenham race cards which will be available through each day of the Festival; they will give punters a quick and easy guide to any race including the very latest price for each runner.
The ante-post race cards for the four Championship races are now live on the site and punters can get all the information they need on the biggest races. The cards will be updated at each declaration stage over the coming weeks with the Gold Cup Race Card, the Champion Hurdle, the World Hurdle and the Champion Chase of particular importance.
Cheltenham Festival Tips
Our very own Tom Lee is once again be on duty for us during the Cheltenham Festival this season and he will be making his tips for all the big races on a daily basis. Tom has been in great form over the past few years and he will of course be hoping he can continue that this season. He had a great Festival last year and we know for a fact that he is eager to top that this week making his Cheltenham Festival Tips essential reading.
Cheltenham Festival Races
There are 28 top class races at the Cheltenham Festival spread out over four days of superb action. The Champion Hurdle, the Queen Mother Champion Chase, the Stayers' Hurdle and the Cheltenham Gold Cup are of course the four big Championship races and they will always attract the main betting interest. One of the most popular Cheltenham Festival Races is the Supreme Novices Hurdle which is of course the first race of the meeting and is always the subject of a flurry of betting activity in the build-up. The Festival is also well known for its highly competitive handicap races with Coral Cup and the Kim Muir among the most popular horse races on the card.
National Hunt Race Calendar - Upcoming Races
Stable Chat with Neil Mulholland
Read the thoughts and views from Neil Mulholland on a weekly basis this season.
Cheltenham Festival Odds
We now have the latest bookmakers betting odds for the main Cheltenham Festival Races.
These odds are updated regularily to ensure that you in touch with all the market moves in the build up to the festival.
Cheltenham Festival - Betting Tips
Following on from last year, we are delighted to announce that we are featuring horse racing tips from Channel Four Racing presenter, Tom Lee.
Tom appears on Channel 4's Morning Line & covers live Racing in the afternoon as well fronting RTE's Racing coverage in Ireland, his Cheltenham Festival Tips and previews of each day's Racing will be available during the Festival and supported with opinions and views from our Racing writers.