European Racing

Cheltenham Daily Racing Multiple: Back Torygraph and Folcano for the final double of the week

Alan Dudman found a winner with Mount Ida at 7.50 yesterday, but The Storyteller couldn't bring home the bacon for the each-way double. It's on with Friday's action and the final multiple of Cheltenham... Read More...

Olly Murphy Day 4 Cheltenham Runners Preview: Strong Glance hoping for more course success

It's the final day of the Cheltenham Festival and Betfair Ambassador Olly Murphy has two runners at Prestbury Park, with a further two at Fakenham. The trainer gives his thoughts on their chances in his latest blog... Read More...

Cheltenham Tips: Why Minella Indo is a lay in the Gold Cup on day four

Patrick Weaver previews the final day of the Cheltenham Festival and recommends a place lay of Minella Indo in the Gold Cup... Read More...

Cheltenham Each-Way Tips: Back Brassil for final day glory

Kevin Blake completes his four-day stretch of Cheltenham each-way tips with a pair to back on Gold Cup day including one in the feature race... Read More...

Pertemps Final Tips: Trio of lower-weighted runners to feature

Onto Day 3 of the Cheltenham Festival and racing expert Rhys Williams has three each-way selections for the Pertemps Final... Read More...

To Cash Out or Not to Cash Out? Half a million reasons to cheer on Envoi Allen

It's one of the finest antepost accas we have ever seen and now one Betfair customer must decide whether to let his bet ride to win half-a-million pounds or accept our Cash Out offer of £275,000... Read More...

Cheltenham Day 3 Cheat Sheet: Top tips and insight for Stayers’ Hurdle day

We've put all our experts' best tips and ambassador insight in one handy place ahead of day three at Cheltenham, arming you with everything you'll need before placing your bets... Read More...

Paul Nicholls Day 2 Cheltenham Runners Preview: Bravemansgame our main chance

Paul Nicholls fields seven runners on the second day of the Cheltenham Festival, and here the Betfair Ambassador talks through his chances of success... Read More...

Cheltenham Day 1 Results: All the in-play and antepost highs and lows from the Betfair Exchange

We're at home for Cheltenham but that doesn't mean there won't be drama on the Betfair markets and we've got it covered here along with expert insight on our daily live blog... Read More...

Cheltenham Multiple Tips: Galvin and Sharjah can start the Festival with a bang

A decent price winner at 6/1 for Alan Dudman yesterday but no double, and he goes in search of a lucky duo for Tuesday's opening day of the Cheltenham Festival... Read More...

Champion Hurdle Tips: Timeform’s runner-by-runner guide

Timeform bring you their comprehensive runner-by-runner guide to the Champion Hurdle on Day 1 of the Cheltenham Festival on Tuesday and pick out their 1-2-3... Read More...

Cheltenham Day 1 Cheat Sheet: All of our experts’ best bets in one place

Want all the best bets from our tipsters and insight from our ambassadors for Day 1 in one place? You've come to the right place. See which horses are fancied to fly past the post on Tuesday... Read More...

Cheltenham Day 1 Tips: Tony Calvin’s backing a magnificent seven on Tuesday

We have some fantastic action to look forward to on the first day of the 2021 Cheltenham Festival, and here with his thoughts and recommended bets is our resident tipster Tony Calvin... Read More...

Joseph O’Brien Day 1 Cheltenham Runners Preivew: Busselton one of our best chances of the week

Joseph O'Brien has just two runners on the first day of the Cheltenham Festival but he's hopeful that one of them is one of his best chances of the whole week... Read More...

Olly Murphy Day 1 Cheltenham Runners Preview: The Wolf has ability

Olly Murphy has two runners on the first day of the Cheltenham Festival, and while both have tough tasks the Betfair Ambassador isn't completely without hope... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Day 3 Trends: Three stats-based tips for Stayers’ Hurdle day

Mike Norman continues his look at the 10-year trends with today's focus being on the Ryanair Chase, Stayers' Hurdle and the Kim Muir Handicap Chase. Here are his three selections... Read More...

Cheltenham Each-Way Tips: Kevin Blake likes two in the extra place races on day one

The Betfair Sportsbook have added some extra places for each-way bets on day one of the Cheltenham Festival, and Kevin Blake is recommending two to back in the Ultima and Boodles... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Day 2 Trends: Three stats-based tips for Champion Chase day

The Champion Chase is the feature race on day two of the Cheltenham Festival, and here with his 10-year trends selections - with the help of Timeform data - on three of the afternoon's races is Mike Norman... Read More...

Cheltenham Tips: The key horses to back in-play at the Festival

With a number of long distance races and plenty of horses at decent odds, Cheltenham is a perfect opportunity to trade in-play. Peter Webb picks out his favourite trading opportunities across the Festival... Read More...

Cheltenham Tips: The key horses to back in-play at the Festival

With a number of long distance races and plenty of horses at decent odds, Cheltenham is a perfect opportunity to trade in-play. Peter Webb picks out his favourite trading opportunities across the Festival... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Tips: To back or to lay the favourites?

The Cheltenham Festival is a week full of drama, history makers and on occasions, upsets. So it begs the question, which favourites are unbeatable and which ones may have a few questions to answer? Nathan Joyes digs a little deeper... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival 2021: Timeform’s Preview Magazine

Betfair have enlisted the help of the experts at Timeform to bring you the best ante-post analysis for the 2021 Cheltenham Festival (March 16-19). Read More...

The Paul Nicholls Cheltenham Preview: Frodon’s Gold Cup chance really excites me

Missed our exclusive Cheltenham Preview with Paul Nicholls and Harry Derham? Have no fear, you can watch the whole thing again here and we've also rounded up all the key quotes... Read More...

The Paul Nicholls Cheltenham Preview: Frodon’s Gold Cup chance really excites me

Missed our exclusive Cheltenham Preview with Paul Nicholls and Harry Derham? Have no fear, you can watch the whole thing again here and we've also rounded up all the key quotes... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Live Stream: How to watch every race of the 2021 Festival

Betfair Live Video is the place to watch the Cheltenham Festival 2021 so here's everything you need to know about how you can enjoy every race from Prestbury Park Read More...

Tony Calvin Cheltenham Tips: O’Neill destined for Supreme Glory?

With just a week to go until the start of the Cheltenham Festival 2021 Tony Calvin discusses the antepost betting on the opening Supreme Novices Hurdle... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Tips: A final quartet of selections to add to the portfolio

David Cleary concludes this series of Cheltenham Countdown articles with selections for the four races for which the entries were revealed last week... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival 2021: Everything you need to know about this year’s festival

When is Cheltenham? Where can I watch it? Who shall I look out for? Which horses are being backed? What time is the Gold Cup? Relax, Mike Norman is here to answer all the key questions... Read More...

Road To Cheltenham Week Four Tips: Doncaster & Newbury picks to help build the free bet pot

Kevin Blake continues to build his £50 free bet pot for Cheltenham in week four of Betfair's Festival promotion, and he has pulled out a selection at both Doncaster and Newbury... Read More...

Road To Cheltenham Week Three Tips: Two to play at Kempton to build the free bet pot

Kevin Blake is halfway there as he builds his £50 free bet pot for Cheltenham with Betfair's Festival promotion and he has two bets at Kempton in his search for another winner... Read More...

Ryanair Chase Tips: Melon primed to break Festival duck

In the latest instalment of his Cheltenham Festival build-up series David Cleary discusses the main contenders for a wide-open Ryanair Chase... Read More...

Queen Mother Champion Chase Tips: Go with the Flow

David Cleary runs the rule over the Champion Chase contenders, with two suggested bets in a race with a strong favourite... Read More...

Queen Mother Champion Chase Tips: Go with the Flow

David Cleary runs the rule over the Champion Chase contenders, with two suggested bets in a race with a strong favourite... Read More...

Tony Calvin Cheltenham Tips: Lisnager Oscar can defend Stayers’ Hurdle title

Tony Calvin has taken a closer look at the Stayers Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival, and has been mightily impressed with Rebecca Curtis' winner last year... Read More...

Cheltenham Tips: The five shortest-priced favourites on the Betfair Exchange

With just three weeks to go until the start of Cheltenham, the Betfair markets are hotting up. Max Liu takes a look at the most fancied favourites for the Festival - are you a backer or a layer? Read More...

Betfair’s Cheltenham Preview Nights: Watch our three exclusive shows

We can't get to the Cheltenham Festival this year but we've got something special for you- three live-streamed preview nights, one with ambassador Paul Nicholls, the other two with some of racing's top judges. Here's the full lowdown... Read More...

Cheltenham Market Movers: Sceau Royal’s odds slashed for Champion Chase

There was plenty of movement in the Cheltenham market after a huge weekend at Wincanton, Haydock and Newbury. Nathan Joyes has picked out five horses which have seen their odds slashed... Read More...

Cheltenham Mares Novice Hurdle: Hook Up to continue Mullins’ love affair

With the Cheltenham Festival around the corner, racing expert Rhys Williams analyses the Mares Novices Hurdle, and reveals as to why Mullins will continue his success in this race... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Top Trainer 2021: Can anyone stop 1/3 Willie Mullins?

Willie Mullins is a red hot favourite to become next month's top trainer at the Cheltenham Festival, and Mike Norman is struggling to find a single reason to oppose him... Read More...