An overview of the Cheltenham 2020
Cheltenham Festival is arguably one of the leading horse racing competitions in the world. The annual horse racing event is characterized by an incredible 28 races that contribute to the thrill it offers enthusiasts. At least 500 horses are expected to participate in the events that make up the Cheltenham this year. All of which will be competing for a price money that is worth more than £6,000,000. By far, this makes Cheltenham to only be challenged by the Grand National in terms of prestige in UK’s horse racing calendar!
There are many fans who get thrilled by this prestigious UK horse race event not only for the fun it offers, but also for the money making opportunity it avails to them. Horse race enthusiasts who love to try their luck at betting also make the most out of this event by placing their bets using the Cheltenham Festival 2020 betting tips.
The Cheltenham Festival 2020 Betting Tips & Odds
The 2020 Cheltenham Festival edition with its four days of action is surely going to provide plenty of betting opportunities to punters as well bookmarkers. Did you know that you could possibly find free betting tips that bookmarkers offer to new users? Yes, in fact, there are bookmarking websites that are already providing free bet offers for the Cheltenham Festival. You can get the free bet offers if you are a first time user creating an account for the very first time. Horse racing is traditionally known to attract betting interest not just in the UK but in other different parts of the world.
A number of bookmarkers are already offering different types of markets to their users. You could take advantage of this by trying accumulator bets which usually offer handsome rewards should your bet win. You could also bet on your favorite horse with this Cheltenham odds guide here. There are various horses that are being perceived to be favorites to win in their respective races.
The two elements that will take center stage as the Cheltenham 2020 kicks off are the jockeys and horses. The Cheltenham racing tips are usually based on the jockeys and horses. As a punter you therefore need to know the history of any given jockey or horse before placing a wager. It is wise to go with the top jockeys and horses that are highly favored by most of the tipsters and bookmarkers because they are the ones that are more likely to win.
There are various factors that are usually looked into before a horse is favored to be a likely winner at the Cheltenham. Factors like the weight, latest health & physical and form, is key in this determination. The previous performance of a given horse is also another important factor that is looked into.
The Cheltenham 2020 Favorite Horses & Jockeys
Benie des Dieux was on course to winning the Mares Hurdle in the previous season before disaster prevented her at the last minute. She is a good contender for the Cheltenham Festival 2020 season and has been given odds of 4/5 to win. The other reason why she stands to do well in this season’s race is her recent form gain. She remains unbeaten in the last 8 starts for Mullins and this just makes her a big contender for the win this year at the Cheltenham.
The other favorite horse to win a race this year is Douvan, the horse is also attracted ante-post odds of 2/5 to become a champion chaser. With this kind of price, there is likelihood that Douvan could win at least a race. Colin Tizzard is yet another racer that has enjoyed a fabulous season he is going to be a strong fancy to take on the World Hurdle bearing in mind that he just won Cleeve Hurdle in January.
Sizing John is also another favorite horse to perform very well in Cheltenham Festival 2020. He comes to the race unbeaten in the last six races he has participated in. He recently came into prominence with a victory at the Top Novices’ Hurdle in the 2016 season.
Amongst the jockeys, Ruby Walsh remains a top contender for the upcoming Cheltenham Festival 2020. He has participated in more than 30 horse races and has also managed to win in a number of occasions. If you are to place your bets on a jockey, then Ruby Walsh would be a highly promising jockey to try your luck with.