Tags ‘Cheltenham’

Kauto Star: A tribute to an equine legend

The world of horse racing has been rocked by the desperately sad news this morning that two-time Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Kauto Star has been put down after suffering a serious injury following a fall in a paddock. Mike Norman reminds us of some of ... Read More...

Irish Derby Preview: Highland Reel to lead rivals a merry dance

Tony Keenan believes that the Ballydoyle challenge for this year's Irish Derby has been underrated and has one to beat the favourite Jack Hobbs... Read More...

Switching Saddles: Date is set for Victoria’s first competitive race

Earlier this year, Victoria Pendleton announced her partnership with Betfair to train to become an amateur jockey. Now the date is set for her debut race. Victoria will be propelled into the public eye for the first time after four months of intensive ... Read More...

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

All the info you need to know from the Betfair markets on the final day at Cheltenham... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Day Four: As It Happened

The climax of the Cheltenham Festival is upon us and there was plenty to discuss in the opening four races... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Follow The Money: Conti can clinch the Cup

Today's Follow The Money comes from the final day of the Cheltenham Festival... Read More...

Cheltenham Market Movers: Friday March 13

All the movers ahead of a day's racing on Gold Cup day at Cheltenham... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Placepot: Friday March 13

Finding a placed horse in the Gold Cup could be as hard as some of today's handicaps, such is the openness of the feature, but we remain optimistic of finding a winning line as the Festival reaches it's climax. Read More...

Timeform TV Focus: Cheltenham Festival, day four

Timeform's TV Focus team provide you with the best bets on Gold Cup day at the Cheltenham Festival... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival – Friday: A whistle-stop guide

It's Gold Cup day, and our numbers' man, Jack Houghton, thinks the day's big favourite is unlikely to have the race run to suit. Read More...

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

All the info you need to know from the Betfair markets on the third day at Cheltenham... Read More...

Paul Nicholls: The views on my eight Cheltenham Festival runners on Gold Cup Day

It's been a great week so far for Betfair Ambassador Paul Nicholls, and on Friday he has a great chance of lifting the Cheltenham Gold Cup. Here are Paul's exclusive thoughts on all of his day four runners... Read More...

Cheltenham Gold Cup: Timeform’s Premium Race Card

The Gold Cup is the feature at Cheltenham on Friday and, thanks to Betfair, you can view a Timeform Premium Race Card for free... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival SmartPlays: Day Four, Friday March 13

Timeform's SmartPlays team pick out the best bets on the final day of the 2015 Cheltenham Festival. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Shortlist: Day Four, Friday March 13

The Cheltenham Festival reaches its climax with Gold Cup day on Friday, and you can view the ultimate one-page form guide: the Timeform Shortlist... Read More...

Cheltenham Gold Cup Day Tips: Six mega-priced fancies for the Festival’s final day

Tony Calvin struck gold with the big-priced winner of the World Hurdle and he kicks on with another six double-figure odds bets for the closing day of the Festival Read More...

Cheltenham Gold Cup: Conti tops ratings but doubts remain

Silviniaco Conti comes into the Gold Cup clear in the ratings but has not enjoyed previous visits to Cheltenham and could prove his undoing again... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Day Three: As It Happened

World Hurdle day looked another tough assignment for punters, but they got off to the best of starts when well-backed favourite Vautour bolted up in the JLT by 15 lengths... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Market Movers: Thursday, March 12

Plenty of movers on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival, all listed for you below... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Follow The Money: More winners for Willie

Today's Follow The Money brings another three bets from the Cheltenham Festival Read More...

Timeform Radio: Cheltenham Festival, day three

Timeform's Jumps editor Dan Barber is your radio pundit on day three of the Cheltenham Festival... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Placepot: Thursday March 12

The Placepot spans Thursday's six-race card at the Festival, which includes three big-field handicaps and the most open championship race in years. Read More...

Timeform TV Focus: Cheltenham Festival, Day Three

Timeform's TV Focus team bring you the best bets on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival – Thursday: A whistle-stop guide

Attention turns to the World Hurdle on Thursday, and our numbers' man, Jack Houghton, thinks it could be won by an outsider. Read More...

Ladies Day, the real McCoy, and a mammoth Price Rush

This year's Ladies' Day at Cheltenham Festival was one to remember as improvements to Cash Out and Price Rush served players well, but there was some fun to be had too. Let's look at how it all went down... Read More...

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

All the info you need to know from the Betfair markets on the second day at Cheltenham... Read More...

One leg from £145k, Cashes Out for £10k, horse goes on to lose. Tap Tap BOOM!

Annie Power's unfortunate fall yesterday meant there were some incredible Cash Out stories on Day One, but today's tops it. How's this for a bold move... Read More...

World Hurdle: Timeform’s Premium Race Card

The World Hurdle is the feature at Cheltenham on Thursday and, thanks to Betfair, you can view a Timeform Premium Race Card for free... Read More...

Paul Nicholls: The verdict on my eight runners on Day Three of the Cheltenham Festival

Paul Nicholls has eight runners on Thursday, including two in the World Hurdle. Here he gives us his exclusive thoughts on all of them... Read More...

Paul Nicholls: The verdict on my eight runners on Day Three of the Cheltenham Festival

Paul Nicholls has eight runners on Thursday, including two in the World Hurdle. Here he gives us his exclusive thoughts on all of them... Read More...

World Hurdle: Big Buck’s clone Saphir de Rheu can claim feature for Nicholls

Timeform like the look of Paul Nicholls' hurdler in Thursday's World Hurdle but they aren't so keen on Don Cossack in the Ryanair Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Shortlist: Day Three, Thursday March 12

The Cheltenham Festival continues on Thursday, and you can view the ultimate one-page form guide: the Timeform Shortlist... Read More...

Betfair punters feel the Rush at Cheltenham!

Nearly four in ten of our racing punters on Day One of Cheltenham received a Price Rush on their Festival bets, with average winnings boosted by 19%... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival SmartPlays: Day Three, Thursday March 12

The Cheltenham Festival rolls on and Timeform have three bets for you... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Follow The Money: Poli being backed to be the Don of Prestbury Park

The markets have been reviewed on day two of the Cheltenham Festival, and the Follow The Money team have come up with these three selections... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Day Two: As It Happened

Willie Mullins' had four winners on day one of the Festival. British Champion Trainer Paul Nicholls fired back on day two, however, with three winners, including taking the feature Champion Chase with Dodging Bullets, who silenced his Festival demons i... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Day Two: As It Happened

Willie Mullins' had four winners on day one of the Festival. British Champion Trainer Paul Nicholls fired back on day two, however, with three winners, including taking the feature Champion Chase with Dodging Bullets, who silenced his Festival demons i... Read More...

Cheltenham Festival Day Two: As It Happened

Willie Mullins' had four winners on day one of the Festival. British Champion Trainer Paul Nicholls fired back on day two, however, with three winners, including taking the feature Champion Chase with Dodging Bullets, who silenced his Festival demons i... Read More...

Timeform Radio Tips: Wednesday March 11

Keith Melrose is your pundit on Champion Chase day. He picks out best bets that both run before the main event. Read More...

Cheltenham Placepot: Wednesday March 11

Tuesday's attempt at the Placepot went agonisingly close and if Annie Power hadn't misjudged the last in the Mares' Hurdle we would have had four lines in the money at the end of the day. Clearly more luck is required for this attempt as Wednesday look... Read More...

Timeform TV Focus: Cheltenham Festival, Day Two

After a double-digits profit on Tuesday, Timeform's TV Focus tipsters return on the second day of the Festival. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival – Wednesday: A whistle-stop guide

On Champion Chase Day, our contrary ratings' guru, Jack Houghton, is concerned about taking on Willie Mullins again, but thinks the numbers point him elsewhere. Read More...

Cheltenham Festival – Wednesday: A whistle-stop guide

On Champion Chase Day, our contrary ratings' guru, Jack Houghton, is concerned about taking on Willie Mullins again, but thinks the numbers point him elsewhere... Read More...

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

All the info you need to know from the Betfair markets on the first day at Cheltenham... Read More...