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#Cheltenham Festival

# cheltenham-festival - Thursday 16 March, 2017

# cheltenham-festival - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day Three of Cheltenham

And hopefully find you a winner.

# cheltenham-festival - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day Two of Cheltenham

And hopefully pick you a winner.

Cheltenham 2017: sign up here to get live results from every race

We’ve got your back this week.

# cheltenham-festival - Monday 13 March, 2017

The Cheltenham Curse? Plenty of stars will be missing from this year's festival

Thistlecrack and Annie Power are among the bigger names absent from Prestbury Park this week.

# cheltenham-festival - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Jack Kennedy - The Kerry teenager set to make his mark on Cheltenham

The 17-year-old appears destined for greatness whatever happens this year at Prestbury Park.

# cheltenham-festival - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

No Limini as 13 horses confirmed for the Champion Hurdle

Vroum Vroum Mag is, however, declared for Tuesday’s race.

# cheltenham-festival - Friday 3 March, 2017

Goodbye, my Coney Island baby as another high-profile runner is ruled out of Cheltenham

The JP McManus-owned six-year-old has a badly bruised foot.

# cheltenham-festival - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

'He's out and that's it' - Thistlecrack will definitely miss Cheltenham Gold Cup

After a second scan, the decision has been made that the nine-year-old won’t run on 17 March.

# cheltenham-festival - Monday 27 February, 2017

What's the Thistlecrack? Speculation mounts that former Gold Cup favourite might run after all

Colin Tizzard’s announcement on Sunday night has caused panic in the betting markets.

# cheltenham-festival - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Cue Card in top form at Ascot with Cheltenham Gold Cup just around the corner

Colin Tizzard says “he’s as good as he’s ever been” after the 11-year-old won by 15 lengths this afternoon.

# cheltenham-festival - Friday 21 October, 2016

Two-time Cheltenham Champion Chase winner Moscow Flyer dies

The 22-year-old passed away at the Irish National Stud in Kildare, it was revealed today.

# cheltenham-festival - Friday 18 March, 2016

More Irish success at Cheltenham but Victoria Pendleton's performance wins many new fans

The former Olympian rode Pacha Du Polder to fifth place in the Foxhunters.

# cheltenham-festival - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Six St Patrick's Day winners for Ireland as Vautour flies highest in Ryanair Chase

There was a treble for Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh along with victories for Gordon Elliott, Colm Murphy and Patrick Kelly on the third day of the Cheltenham Festival.

# cheltenham-festival - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Mullins and Henderson share the spoils day two of Cheltenham as Blaklion springs an RSA surprise

While Ruby Walsh rode his 49th Cheltenham winner.

Samir Carruthers: Whizz-kid is an unfulfilled talent

London-born former Ireland U21 has went from star in the making to roguish racegoer.

Sprinter Sacre wins the Queen Mother Champion Chase

Favourite Un De Sceaux was beaten in the feature race on day two.

# cheltenham-festival - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Mullins and Walsh dominate Cheltenham's opening day... again

Nicky Henderson drew first blood but the Irish combo combined to take three of the four Grade Ones.

Annie Power wins the 2016 Champion Hurdle

Mullins and Walsh claimed the first day’s feature race.

The complete chancer's guide to getting through the Cheltenham Festival

If you don’t know one end of a horse from the other, we’re here to help.

Vautour in late switch from Cheltenham Gold Cup to Ryanair Chase

Owner Rich Ricci confirmed the news this morning.

What's it like to own a horse running at the Cheltenham festival?

We speak to Adrian Butler, owner of Bless The Wings ahead of this year’s festival.

Will we have another Ruby Tuesday? Cheltenham Day One preview

Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh will be hoping for a lot of success on the opening day.

# cheltenham-festival - Monday 14 March, 2016

QUIZ: Can you tell the real Cheltenham horse from the one we just made up?

It’s trickier than you think.

11 top tips to help you balance work and Cheltenham this week

Because missing the feature race is not an option.

6 foolproof excuses to use when your 50/1 shot fails to win at Cheltenham

It’s not your fault you’re terrible at picking horses.

Tony McCoy's horse is the early contender for Cheltenham's best dressed prize Best Dressed Neigh-dy This post contains images

# cheltenham-festival - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Our writers give their tips ahead of this year's Cheltenham festival

We look forward to a big week of horse racing, which starts on Tuesday.

# cheltenham-festival - Monday 29 February, 2016

5 things we learned visiting Willie Mullins' yard today

With another record haul of horses likely to travel to Prestbury Park, we visited Ireland’s top trainer at his stables in Bagenalstown.

# cheltenham-festival - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

More success for Mullins as Bryan Cooper returns to the winner's enclosure at Cheltenham

Earlier, Davy Russell won the Neptune aboard Windsor Palace.

# cheltenham-festival - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Ruby and Mullins big winners on Day 1 and all today's sport

The opening day of the 2015 Cheltenham Festival didn’t disappoint, while Ireland lost out at the Cricket World Cup.

The42's guide to having a bet at Cheltenham this week

Everyone’s an expert around this time of year.

# cheltenham-festival - Monday 9 March, 2015

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how to bluff your way through this year’s festival

If you can’t tell Ruby Walsh from your Ruby Tuesdays, we’re here to help.

# cheltenham-festival - Friday 14 March, 2014

34 of the best pics from this week’s Cheltenham Festival

We look back on another memorable festival.

Compound fracture puts Ruby Walsh out of the Gold Cup

The top jockey had a bad fall in the JCB Triumph Hurdle today.

# cheltenham-festival - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Geraghty's joy is McCoy's pain again in World Hurdle

For the second time in a feature race this week, AP McCoy backed the wrong horse.

Big Buck's retires after coming up short in Cheltenham World Hurdle

The 11-year-old finished out of the places in his bid to win a remarkable fifth World Hurdle.

# cheltenham-festival - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Jezki wins Champion Hurdle but tragedy strikes for Our Conor

Barry Geraghty and trainer Jessica Harrington got the better of Hurricane Fly in today’s big race.

# cheltenham-festival - Monday 10 March, 2014

7 numbers showing why you should back Willie Mullins at Cheltenham

The Carlow based trainer is set for a big week. beginner's guide to having a bet on Cheltenham

Don’t know your each-ways from your Lucky 15s? We’re here to help.

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