The Cheltenham Festival is the pinnacle of the National Hunt season and takes place at Prestbury Park racecourse in Cheltenham during mid-March each year. In 2005 the festival was extended to four days of Horse Racing Betting which added a further six races to the programme.
The Festival has become so popular tickets are sold out well in advance, both in the UK and in Ireland. There is plenty of interest from the Irish, who travel over the Irish Sea in their thousands year on year for what has become an annual pilgrimage.
The racecard for the 2016 Festival will appear here in due course but in the meantime you can check how the 2015 meeting panned out...
|Tuesday, 10th March 2015|
|13.30||Supreme Novices' Hurdle||1st. Douvan||2/1F||Result|
|14.05||Arkle Challenge Trophy||1st. Un De Sceaux||4/6F||Result|
|14.40||Ultima Solutions Handicap Chase||1st. The Druids Nephew||8/1||Result|
|15.20||Champion Hurdle||1st. Faugheen||4/5F||Result|
|16.00||David Nicholson Mares' Hurdle||1st. Glen's Melody||6/1||Result|
|16.40||Tony Balding National Hunt Chase||1st. Cause Of Causes||8/1||Result|
|17.15||Festival Novices' Handicap Chase||1st. Irish Cavalier||11/1||Result|
|Wednesday, 11th March 2015|
|13.30||Neptune Novices' Hurdle||1st. Windsor Park||9/2||Result|
|14.05||RSA Chase||1st. Don Poli||13/8F||Result|
|14.40||Coral Cup||1st. Auz Ptits Soins||9/1||Result|
|15.20||Champion Chase||1st. Dodging Bullets||9/2||Result|
|16.00||Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase||1st. Rivage D'Or||16/1||Result|
|16.40||Fred Winter Hurdle||1st. Qualando||25/1||Result|
|17.15||Champion Bumper||1st. Moon Racer||9/2F||Result|
|Thursday, 12th March 2015|
|13.30||JLT Novice Chase||1st. Vautour||6/4F||Result|
|14.05||Pertemps Handicap Hurdle||1st. Call The Cops||9/1||Result|
|14.40||Ryanair Chase||1st. Uxizandre||16/1||Result|
|15.20||Ladbrokes World Hurdle||1st. Cole Harden||14/1||Result|
|16.00||Festival Plate||1st. Darna||33/1||Result|
|16.40||Kim Muir Challenge Cup||1st. The Package||9/1||Result|
|Friday, 13th March 2015|
|13.30||Triumph Hurdle||1st. Peace And Co||2/1F||Result|
|14.05||County Hurdle||1st. Wicklow Brave||25/1||Result|
|14.40||Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle||1st. Martello Tower||14/1||Result|
|15.20||Cheltenham Gold Cup||1st. Coneygree||7/1||Result|
|16.00||Foxhunter Challenge Cup||1st. On The Fringe||6/1||Result|
|16.40||Conditional Jockeys' Hurdle||1st. Killultagh Vic||7/1||Result|
|17.15||Grand Annual Chase||1st. Next Sensation||16/1||Result|
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The Gold Cup is the highlight of the Cheltenham Festival but there are countless other races for punters to get their teeth into over the week. We have the full betting news for all of them at our comprehensive Cheltenham Festival Micro Site.
Each day of the Festival brings another Grade 1 race with the likes of the Champion Hurdle, the World Hurdle and the Champion Chase on the menu for excitable race fans.
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