Cheltenham Festival Going News

Tuesday 16th - Friday 19th March 2021

Friday 18th March

Good to Soft, Good (in places) 

The going for day four of The Festival™ supporting WellChild is Good to Soft, Good in places.

Clerk of the Course and Head of Racing at Cheltenham Racecourse, Simon Claisse, reported: “There’s a little drizzle in the air as dawn breaks on Day Four of The Festival supporting WellChild. We had a fantastic day on the course yesterday, with Rachael Blackmore winning the Ryanair Chase, and she is now the leading rider at the meeting with five wins to her name.

“The going on the Chase and Hurdle courses is now Good to Soft, Good in places. Racing kicks off at 1.20pm with the feature the WellChild Cheltenham Gold Cup due off at 3.05pm. It’s going to be a fantastic afternoon of sport.”