Cheltenham Festival Betting 2022

Cheltenham is the Holy Grail of horse racing over the jumps. Cheltenham Festival gossip never goes away, with antepost Cheltenham betting odds available all year round. There’s always plenty of whispers and big bets flying around when it comes to betting at Cheltenham.

Keep reading as we’ve got some excellent free Cheltenham 2022 bets for you to use if you want to gamble on the biggest National Hunt racing festival of them all.

cheltenham festival betting guide & free bets

When is it?

The 2022 Cheltenham Festival will take place from March 15 to 18, 2022, and racing fans will be looking forward to it after no supporters were allowed to attend the event in 2020.

Cheltenham Festival Races 2022

In the next section is a list of all 28 Cheltenham Festival races over the 4-day event.


Day 1 (Champion Day) – Tuesday 15th March 2022

TIME RACE NAME LAST YEAR’S WINNER
1.30pm Supreme Novices Hurdle Appreciate It 8/11 fav
2.10pm Arkle Challenge Trophy Shishkin 4/9 fav
2.40pm Ultima Handicap Chase Vintage Clouds 28/1
3.30pm Champion Hurdle Honeysuckle 11/10 fav
4.10pm Mares Hurdle Black Tears 11/1
4.50pm Boodles Juvenile Handicap Hurdle Jeff Kidder 80/1
5.30pm National Hunt Chase Challenge Cup Galvin 7/2


Day 2 (Ladies Day) – Wednesday 16th March 2022

TIME RACE NAME LAST YEAR’S WINNER
1.30pm Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle Race Bob Olinger 6/4 fav
2.10pm Festival Novices’ Chase Monkfish 1/4 Fav
2.50pm Coral Cup ( A Handicap Hurdle Race) Heaven Help Us 33/1
3.30pm Queen Mother Champion Chase Put The Kettle On 17/2
4.10pm Cross Country Chase Tiger Roll 9/2
4.50pm Grand Annual Handicap Chase Sky Pirate 14/1
5.30pm Champion Bumper Sir Gerhard 85/40


Day 3 (St Patrick’s Day Thursday) – Thursday 17th March 2022

TIME RACE NAME LAST YEAR’S WINNER
1.30pm Marsh Novices’ Chase Chantry House 9/1
2.10pm Pertemps Final (A Handicap Hurdle Race) Mrs Milner 12/1
2.50pm Ryanair Chase Allaho 3/1 Fav
3.30pm Stayers’ Hurdle Flooring Porter 12/1
4.10pm Festival Stable Plate (A Handicap Steeple Chase) The Shunter 9/4 Fav
4.50pm Mares Novices’ Hurdle Telmesomethinggirl 5/1
5.30pm Kim Muir Challenge Cup Handicap Steeple Chase Mount Ida 3/1 Fav


Day 4 (Gold Cup Day) – Friday 18th March 2022

TIME RACE NAME LAST YEAR’S WINNER
1.30pm JCB Triumph Hurdle Quilixios 2/1
2.10pm County Handicap Hurdle Belfast Banter 33/1
2.50pm Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle Vanillier 14/1
3.30pm Cheltenham Gold Cup Minella Indo 9/1
4.10pm Foxhunter Steeple Chase Challenge Cup Porlock Bay 16/1
4.50pm Liberthine Mares Chase Colreevy 9/4
5.30pm Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle Galopin Des Champs 8/1

Cheltenham Festival Stats

  • The prize money for the Cheltenham Gold Cup is £625,000.
  • Golden Miller was the first horse to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup and the Grand National in the same season, in 1934.
  • The Cheltenham Gold Cup has been won 25 times by horses training in Ireland.
  • Ruby Walsh, who won seven races at the Festival in 2016, holds the record for the most wins by a jockey in a single year.
  • Quevega won the Mares’ Hurdle six times in a row between 2009 and 2014, the most consecutive victories by a horse in any Cheltenham Festival race.
  • The Cheltenham Gold Cup, Queen Mother Champion Chase, Champion Hurdle, Ryanair Chase, and Stayers’ Hurdle are among the five highlight events held during the Cheltenham Festival.
  • Katie Walsh became the first female jockey to win a Grade 1 race at the Cheltenham Festival in 2018, when she won The Weatherbys Champion Bumper.

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