The 2022 Cheltenham Festival is up and running and punters are set for the action-packed week in Gloucestershire.
From The Gold Cup and The Champion Chase, Cheltenham is one of the highlights of the racing calendar and has welcomed fans back to the famous course this year.
There will be four days of elite action with seven races on each including Ladies Day, St Patrick’s Thursday and, of course, Gold Cup Day.
Henry de Bromhead’s Minella Indo and jockey Jack Kennedy claimed glory in The Gold Cup last year and there will be another stellar field lined up to challenge for the crown later this week.
In total, there will be 28 races run at the 2022 festival and talkSPORT will be your home for all the action.
As well as commentary from the racecourse, talkSPORT.com will have previews, betting tips and reaction to every race and here’s your full guide to what’s coming up.
Cheltenham Festival: Race guide and results
Day One: Champion Day – Tuesday, March 15
- Supreme Novices’ Hurdle – 1.30pm
1 Constitution Hill (Nico de Boinville) 9-4 Jt Fav
2 Jonbon (Aidan Coleman) 5-1
3 Kilcruit (Mr P W Mullins) 6-1
- Arkle Novices’ Chase – 2.10pm
1 Edwardstone (Tom Cannon) 5-2 Fav
2 Gabynako (K M Donoghue) 25-1
3 Blue Lord (P Townend) 4-1
- Ultima Handicap Chase – 2.50pm
1 Corach Rambler (D R Fox) 10-1
2 Gericault Roque (T Scudamore) 9-1
3 Oscar Elite (H Cobden) 22-1
- Champion Hurdle – 3.30pm
1 Honeysuckle (Rachael Blackmore) 8-11 Fav
2 Epatante (Aidan Coleman) 16-1
3 Zanahiyr (J W Kennedy) 28-1
- Mares’ Hurdle – 4.10pm
- Boodles Juvenile Handicap Hurdle – 4.50pm
- National Hunt Novices’ Chase – 5.30pm
Day Two: Ladies Day – Wednesday, March 16
- Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle – 1.30pm
- Brown Advisory Novices’ Chase – 2.10pm
- Coral Cup – 2.50pm
- Champion Chase – 3.30pm
- Cross Country Chase – 4.10pm
- Grand Annual Handicap Chase – 4.50pm
- Champion Bumper – 5.30pm
Day Three: St Patrick’s Thursday – Thursday, March 17
- Turners Novices’ Chase – 1.30pm
- Pertemps Final Handicap Hurdle – 2.10pm
- Ryanair Chase – 2.50pm
- Stayers’ Hurdle – 3.30pm
- Paddy Power Plate – 4.10pm
- Mares’ Novice Hurdle – 4.50pm
- Kim Muir Challenge Cup – 5.30pm
Day Four: Gold Cup Day – Friday, March 18
- Triumph Hurdle – 1.30pm
- County Hurdle – 2.10pm
- Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle – 2.50pm
- Gold Cup – 3.30pm
- Festival Hunters’ Chase – 4.10pm
- Mares’ Chase – 4.50pm
- Martin Pipe Handicap Hurdle – 5.30pm
Cheltenham Festival: How to follow
talkSPORT will once again be at the heart of Cheltenham, bringing you live coverage of the elite racing.
We’ll have the first four races of each day live on talkSPORT’s Hawksbee and Jacobs show including the headline race at 3.30pm.
You can listen via talkSPORT.com and the talkSPORT app throughout the week.
To tune in to talkSPORT or talkSPORT 2, click HERE for the live stream.
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Cheltenham Festival: Betting tips
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