The Cheltenham Gold Cup is today’s (Friday 14 March) main event, on the final day of the 2014 Cheltenham Festival.

PP_Cheltenham_2014_BOBSWORTH.jpgLast year’s winner Bobs Worth (pictured top) is the current favourite, followed by King George winner Silviniaco Conti.

H&H looks back at some popular past winners, including Desert Orchid, Kauto Star, Denman, Golden Miller, Best Mate and Arkle.


2014 is also the 50th anniversary of Arkle’s first of 3 wins in the race, which we have celebrated with a special picture gallery.

Don’t miss the Cheltenham Gold Cup, live on Channel 4 today (Friday 14 March) at 3.20pm.

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