Tags ‘Cheltenham’

Paul Nicholls: The verdict on my four Sunday runners at Cheltenham and Fontwell

Betfair Ambassador Paul Nicholls provides the inside track on his runners at Cheltenham and Fontwell on Sunday including Old Guard in the Greatwood... Read More...

Sunday Racing Tips: Old Guard to add a further Greatwood victory?

Tony Calvin provides his best bets for the Greatwood Hurdle on the final day of the Cheltenham November Meeting as well as a selection for the Southern National... Read More...

Saturday ITV Racing Tips: In-form Fry yard can land the day’s big prize

Tony Calvin started off the November meeting at Cheltenham in fine style with a 7/1 winner on Friday, and our man has a further three selections for you to consider on Saturday's televised card... Read More...

Jumps Season Preview: The inside track from the Betfair trading team

Ahead of the Cheltenham November Meeting, the Betfair trading team give their thoughts on the new jumps season and who they think you should keep an eye on for the Festival... Read More...

Weekend Racing Preview: Romain can rule Cheltenham for Nicholls

Adam Baylis returns in top tipping form after consecutive weekend winners and it's another Paul Nicholls horse who has caught his eye on Saturday at Cheltenham... Read More...

Tony Calvin: Oscar looks opposable over larger obstacles

Tony Calvin casts his eye over the Ante-Post markets for the Cheltenham November meeting later this week and is keen to oppose one of Colin Tizzard's stable stars... Read More...

Tony Calvin: Disko the early pick in murky Gold Cup picture

Following a few high profile disappointments at the weekend there has been some movement in the antepost Cheltenham Gold Cup market, but Tony Calvin likes the look of a horse that shone brightly at Down Royal as he takes a first look at the big race... Read More...

The Road to Cheltenham: Bristol De Mai announces himself in Gold Cup picture

There were Gold Cup market moves aplenty following Bristol De Mai's surprise win in the Charlie Hall Chase and the disappointing performances from Our Duke, Cue Card and Coneygree. The Follow The Money team have all the latest details... Read More...

The Road to Cheltenham: A successful start to Yanworth’s chasing career

Some more early 2018 Festival clues surfaced in the past week with racing at Exeter, Cheltenham, and Aintree throwing up a handful of horses to put in your notebook. The Follow The Money team have the details... Read More...

Road to Cheltenham: Gordon Elliott lays down early Festival marker

In the latest edition of Road to Cheltenham, the Follow The Money team assess the weekend runs of some potential Festival performers and look ahead to the first meeting of the National Hunt season at Prestbury Park... Read More...

The Road to Cheltenham: Mixed reactions to Oscar’s chase debut

The very popular Road to Cheltenham series commences at an earlier stage this season, with the Follow The Money team keeping an eye of some of the key 2018 Festival markets following racing over the weekend... Read More...

Cheltenham News: Betfair welcomes 48-hour declarations for Festival

Betfair has welcomed the British Horseracing Authority's announcement that all races at the Cheltenham Festival will move to 48-hour declarations as of next year... Read More...

Gold Cup on Betfair: 999/1 Sizing John lands the spoils

Canny antepost punters land huge winnings on Jessica Harrington's seven-year-old in a dramatic running of the festival's blue riband chase event Read More...

Gold Cup on Betfair: 999/1 Sizing John lands the spoils

Canny antepost punters land huge winnings on Jessica Harrington's seven-year-old in a dramatic running of the festival's blue riband chase event Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Follow The Money: Djakadam set for big run in Gold Cup

There's no question about where the big race is this afternoon. Below, Follow The Money reveal their Gold Cup selection for 2017 as well as two other picks for the final day of the Festival. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Bets of the Day: Native Rivers heads the final day selections

We've reached the last day of this year's Cheltenham Festival and here with their final selections of the week are the Bets of the Day boys... Read More...

Cheltenham Day 4 Tips: Five big priced selections for Gold Cup day

We go into the final day of what has been a Cheltenham to remember and Tony Calvin is back to talk us through the card, and pick out a number of big priced selections... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Results: In-play and antepost highs and lows from Thursday

We've reached day three of this year's Cheltenham Festival and here we'll update all the results and in-running prices matched as they happen... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival 2017: Friday’s Each Way Edge

Native River shouldn't be entertained in the Gold Cup, writes Jack Houghton, who wants to use Each Way Edge and take a speculative punt on Smad Place... Read More...

Paul Nicholls at Cheltenham: The views on my Gold Cup day runners

We've reached the final day of this year's Cheltenham Festival, and here with his exclusive views on his eight runners on the afternoon is Betfair Ambassador Paul Nicholls... Read More...

Gordon Elliott at Cheltenham: The verdict on my 10 runners on Gold Cup day

It's been a superb Cheltenham Festival for Gordon Elliott, can he cap the final day with yet more winners? Read about all 10 runners on Gold Cup day exclusively on Betting.Betfair... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Follow The Money: Lets all Dance to a winning jolly

The markets have been reviewed ahead of St Patrick's Day at the Festival, and the Follow The Money team have this trio of selections for you to consider... Read More...

Through The Card: Cheltenham, Thursday March 16

Timeform take you through the card for day three of the Cheltenham Festival, providing recommended bets and a Placepot permutation. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Bets of the Day: Thursday’s top tips ahead of St Patrick’s Day

We've reached the halfway stage of this year's Festival and the Bets of the Day team are eager to finish the week wth a power-packed finish, starting with Thursday's compilation of selections... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival 2017: Thursday’s Each Way Edge

Unowhatimeanharry shouldn't be so short, writes Jack Houghton, and Each Way Edge makes a return to old glories for Zarkander a viable bet... Read More...

Cheltenham Day 3 Tips: Barney is worth a bet back over hurdles

Tony Calvin keeps it short n sweet with his take on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival where he has identified a pair of big-priced wagers... Read More...

Douvan Defeated: Champion Chase shock as Willie Mullins’ star is beaten

The seemingly unbeatable Douvan was backed like a sure thing at Cheltenham today, with more than £6m traded at [1.3] or less, but never got going as Special Tiara finally claims a Champion Chase Read More...

Gordon Elliott at Cheltenham: The views on my Thursday Festival runners

Gordon has seven runners on day three of a successful Cheltenham Festival so far. Here, the Betfair ambassador gives us his exclusive thoughts on them all... Read More...

Paul Nicholls at Cheltenham: The thoughts on my day three runners at Prestbury Park

The Stayers' Hurdle is the feature race on day three of the Festival, and Betfair Ambassador Paul Nicholls has a live outsider going for the prize. You can read Paul's exclusive views on all of his nine runners here... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Market Movers: Wednesday, March 15

All the big movers on day two at the Cheltenham Festival as well as racing at Southwell and Huntingdon today... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Follow The Money: Another great day ahead for the Elliott yard

The Cheltenham markets have been reviewed, and not surprisingly after yesterday's treble some of Gordon Elliott's horses have caught the eyes of the Follow The Money team... Read More...

Through The Card: Cheltenham, Wednesday March 15

Timeform take you through the card for day two of the Cheltenham Festival, providing recommended bets and a Placepot permutation. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Bets of the Day: Wednesday’s selections from our resident tipsters

Winners were hard to find on day one of the Festival but undeterred the Bets of the Day boys are back with their selections for Champion Chase day at Cheltenham... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival 2017: Wednesday’s best Each Way Edge bets

Douvan might not be the certainty people think, writes Jack Houghton, and Each Way Edge makes Special Tiara a compelling alternative... Read More...

Cheltenham Day 2 Tips: Percy Street my pick for the Fred Winter

Tony tipped up Tiger Roll at 19/1 to cap a successful first day of the Festival and is back with his look at day two with three big-priced fancies for your consideration, including a 33/1 shot in the Fred Winter... Read More...

Gordon Elliott at Cheltenham: The thoughts on my second day runners

After opening the Festival in absolutely superb fashion with a treble in the shape of [42.0] winner Labaik in the Supreme, Apple's Jade in the Mares' Hurdle and Tiger Roll in the National Hunt Chase, Gordon Elliott is back with his exclusive thoughts o... Read More...

Paul Nicholls at Cheltenham: The verdict on my Wednesday runners at the Festival

Paul Nicholls is targeting two of the hugely competitive handicaps on day two of the Festival, and here the Betfair Ambasador talks exclusively about his four runners going for glory... Read More...