Cheltenham Festival Races 2016
Tuesday 15th - Friday 18th March

Tuesday, March 15 - - - Wed | Thu | Fri
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1.30pm SkyBet Supreme Novices’ Hurdle
(Grade One) 2m 110yds £120,000
2.05pm Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase
(Grade One) 2m £150,000
2.40pm Ultima Business Solutions Handicap Chase
(Grade Three) 3m 1f £90,000
3.20pm Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy
(Grade One) 2m 110yds £400,000
4.00pm OLBG Mares' Hurdle
(Grade Two) 2m 4f £100,000
4.40pm Toby Balding National Hunt Chase
(Amateurs) 4m £85,000
5.15pm CHAPS Restaurants Barbados Novices' Handicap Chase
(Listed) 2m 4f 110y £60,000

Wednesday, March 16 - - - Tue | Thu | Fri
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Neptune Investment Management Novices’ Hurdle
(Grade One) 2m 5f £120,000

2.05pm RSA Chase
(Grade One) 3m 110yds £150,000
2.40pm Coral Cup Handicap Hurdle
(Grade Three) 2m 5f £80,000
3.20pm BetWay Queen Mother Champion Chase
(Grade One) 2m £350,000
4.00pm Glenfarclas Cross Country Steeple Chase
(Handicap) 3m 7f £60,000
4.40pm Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle
(Grade Three) 2m 110yds £75,000
5.15pm Weatherbys Champion Bumper
(Grade One) 2m 110yds £60,000

Thursday, March 17 - - - Tue | Wed | Fri
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1.30pm JLT Novices’ Chase
2.05pm Pertemps Network Final
(Listed Race) 3m £80,000
2.40pm Ryanair Chase
(Grade One) 2m 5f £300,000
3.20pm Ladbrokes World Hurdle
(Grade One) 3m £300,000
4.00pm Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate
(Grade Three) 2m 5f £90,000
4.40pm Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Challenge Cup Handicap Chase
(Amateurs) 3m 2f £60,000
5.15pm St Patrick's Day Derby
(Charity Race) 1m 5f

Coral Sports

Friday, March 18 - - - Tue | Wed | Thu
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1.30pm JCB Triumph Hurdle Race
(Grade One) 2m 1f £120,000
2.05pm Vincent O’Brien County Handicap Hurdle
(Grade Three) 2m 1f £80,000
2.40pm Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle
(Grade One) 3m £120,000
3.20pm Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup
(Chase) (Grade One) 3m 2f 110yds £550,000
4.00pm St James’s Place Foxhunter Steeplechase
(Amateurs) 3m 2f 110yds £40,000
4.40pm Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle
2m 4f 110yds £50,000
5.15pm A P McCoy Grand Annual Chase
(Handicap) (Grade Three) 2m 110yds £90,000

The total prize fund for the four days of The Festival is now £3.9 million.

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