The first day of the Cheltenham Festival features the Champion Hurdle and is the main race on day one. The other major races on the first day include the Arkle Trophy and the Supreme Novices Hurlde. There are also some very good handicaps including the Festival Handicap Chase and the Fred Winter and the most novel race on the card is the Cross Country Chase.
We have all the latest betting information on the Cheltenham Festival day 1 races along with all the form guides and tips for these races on this site. There is any number of Cheltenham Festival Free Bets offers from all the major bookmakers and you can avail of these free bets by clicking on any of the bookmakers links on this site which will take you directly to these sites.
|2:05||Supreme Novices Hurdle||Info | Free Bets|
|2:40||Arkle Challenge Trophy||Info | Free Bets|
|3:20||Festival Handicap Chase||Info | Free Bets|
|4:00||Champion Hurdle||Info | Free Bets|
|4:40||David Nicholson Mares Hurdle||Info | Free Bets|
|5:15||Centenary Novice Chase||Info | Free Bets|
Following on from last year, we are delighted to announce that we are featuring horse racing tips from Channel Four Racing presenter, Tom Lee.
Tom appears on Channel 4's Morning Line & covers live Racing in the afternoon as well fronting RTE's Racing coverage in Ireland, his Cheltenham Festival Tips and previews of each day's Racing will be available during the Festival and supported with opinions and views from our Racing writers.View Tom's Racing Tips
We now have the latest bookmakers betting odds for the main Cheltenham Festival Races.
These odds are updated regularily to ensure that you in touch with all the market moves in the build up to the festival.