Wednesday

Wednesday: Ladies’ Day

Day two of Cheltenham Festival is Ladies’ Day with the feature race always being the Queen Mother Champion Chase. However, there are plenty of other races to catch the eye including the Neptune Novices’ Hurdle, the RSA Chase & the Cross Country Chase.

The Cross Country Chase always proves to be one of the most exciting races at the festival and is the fifth race on Tuesday. Horses have to clear 32 obstacles!

1.30: Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle 2m5f – £125,000

2.10: RSA Insurance Novices’ Steeple Chase 3m½ f – £175,000

2.50: Coral Cup Hurdle (A Handicap Hurdle Race) (Grade 3) 2m5f – £100,000

3.30: Betway Queen Mother Champion Steeple Chase (Grade 1) 2m – £400,000

4.10: Glenfarclas Cross Country Steeple Chase 3m 6f – £65,000

4.50: Boodles Juvenile Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) 2m½f – £80,000

5.30: Weatherbys Champion Bumper (A Standard Open NH Flat Race) (Grade 1) 2m½f – £75,000