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Which race? Which day? What time? The full Cheltenham Festival racecard

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  • On 16 March 2021 the Cheltenham Festival gets underway at Cheltenham Racecourse.

    Here we bring you a full day-by-day breakdown of the Cheltenham racecard, so that you know what is happening, when at this year’s Festival meeting.

    Cheltenham racecard

    Tuesday 16 March

    1.20pm: Supreme Novices’ Hurdle (Grade One)
    1.55pm: Arkle Challenge Trophy Novices’ Chase (Grade One)
    2.30pm: Ultima Handicap Chase (Grade Three)
    3.05pm: Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy (Grade One)
    3.40pm: The David Nicholson Mares’ Hurdle (Grade One)
    4.15pm: The Fred Winter Hanidcap Hurdle (Grade Three)
    4.50pm: National Hunt Challenge Cup Amateur Jockeys’ Novices’ Chase (Grade Two)

    Wednesday 17 March

    1.20pm: The Baring Bingham Novices’ Hurdle (Grade One)
    1.55pm: The Broadway Novices’ Chase (Grade One)
    2.30pm: Coral Cup Handicap Hurdle (Grade Three)
    3.05pm: Queen Mother Champion Chase (Grade One)
    3.40pm: Glenfarclas Cross-country Chase (Class Two)
    4.15pm: Grand Annual Challenge Cup Handicap Chase (Grade Three)
    4.50pm: Champion Bumper (Grade One)

    Thursday 18 March

    1.20pm: The Golden Miller Novices’ Chase (Grade One)
    1.55pm: Pertemps Network Final Handicap Hurdle (Grade Three)
    2.30pm: The Festival Trophy (Ryanair Chase) (Grade One)
    3.05pm: Paddy Power Stayers’ Hurdle (Grade One)
    3.40pm: Plate Handicap Chase (Grade Three)
    4.15pm: The Dawn Run Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle (Grade Two)
    4.50pm: Kim Muir Challenge Cup Amateur Jockeys’ Handicap Chase (Class Two)

    Friday 19 March

    1.20pm: Triumph Hurdle (Grade One)
    1.55pm: County Handicap Hurdle (Grade Three)
    2.30pm: Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle (Grade One)
    3.05pm: Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase (Grade One)
    3.40pm: Challenge Cup Open Hunters’ Chase (Class Two)
    4.15pm: Paddy Power Mares’ Chase (Grade Two)
    4.50pm: Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle (Class Two)

    Continued below…

    Keep up-to-date with all the latest news and updates from the Cheltenham Festival via the Horse & Hound website and read the full report in the 25 March issue of the magazine

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