Cheltenham Festival 2018: An Overview

Cheltenham Festival 2018: An Overview

The wildly popular Cheltenham Festival is rapidly approaching on the horse racing calendar. The four days of festivities are set for March 13-16 in England’s gorgeous Cotswolds region in Gloucestershire. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 As always, the National Hunt jump racing activities occur at Prestbury Park Racecourse and feature about 500 of the best Irish, British and internationally trained horses in the sport. HEFTY PRIZE MONEY Cheltenham remains a significant, decidedly important event on the UK racing calendar — in large part because the Grand National is the only event that doles out more prize money. And you want some excitement and color to go with your gambling? There will be plenty of nattily attired Irish punters in attendance given Saint Patrick’s Day coincides with the Tuesday-Friday event. The festival expects roughly 200,000 denizens to join the action. BIG RACES, BIG BETS The four days of racing features a …

Horse Racing: Popular Cheltenham Festival Overshadows Competition

Horse Racing: Popular Cheltenham Festival Overshadows Competition

There’s no doubt the Grand National at Aintree is still the granddaddy of all jump horse racing events in the UK, but like a state trooper in hot pursuit of a fleeing bandit, the Cheltenham Festival is steadily gaining ground. There’s no doubt the Grand National at Aintree is still the granddaddy of all jump horse racing events in the UK, but like a state trooper in hot pursuit of a fleeing bandit, the Cheltenham Festival is steadily gaining ground. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 Cheltenham is held every mid-March with the Grand National typically following a few weeks later. The 2018 Cheltenham Festival is set for March 13-16. Each year, as winter thaws, all British and Irish horse racing enthusiasts look forward to the four-day event at Cheltenham Racecourse in Prestbury Park regardless of the unpredictable weather. A typical festival will draw crowds of about 200,000 from the UK …

Cheltenham 2018: Gold Cup Odds

Cheltenham 2018: Gold Cup Odds

Horse racing fans and gamblers are in for a treat March 13-16 at Cheltenham Racecourse in England as the annual four-day jump racing festival will feature a total of 28 different races overall. Wager on Cheltenham at bet365 The event kicks off on Tuesday with the Novices Hurdle, Arkle Challenge Trophy, Festival Handicap Chase, Champion Hurdle, David Nicholson Mares Hurdle, National Hunt Chase and Novices Handicap Chase. Wednesday is Ladies Day and the races are the Neptune Novices Hurdle, RSA Chase, Coral Cup, Queen Mother Champion Chase, Cross Country Chase, Fred Winter Juvenile Hurdle and the Champion Bumper. On Thursday you’ll be able to watch and wager on the JLT Novices Chase, Pertemps Final Hurdle, Ryanair Chase, Stayers Hurdle, Festival Plate, Mares Novices Hurdle and Kim Muir Challenge Cup. The festival comes to a crackling finale on Friday with Gold Cup Day and features the Triumph Hurdle, County Handicap Hurdle, …