By Euro Weekly News Media • 12 February 2019 • 12:53
Photo: Cheltenham Racecourse
The Cheltenham Horse Racing Festival 2019 is coming our way!
Excitement is increasing every day, there will be four amazing days of this amazing tournament during which you can support your favourite horse, enjoy spectacular outfits or place some bets. The horse lovers around the world are gearing up for the event!
Schedule of Cheltenham Horse Racing Festival 2019
The event will go on for four days, starting on March 12, while final day of the event will take place on March 15.
An action-packed event of four exciting days will definitely make you wanna place some bets and support your favourite horse.
On the very first day of the event you will see lots of enthusiastic fans and jockeys making their way.
Around 250,000 spectators are expected to visit Gloucestershire from March 12 -15.
Cheltenham Horse Racing Festival held in March 2019 will be the biggest UK horse racing event of the month.
The festival is an ideal opportunity to capitalize on the Horse Racing Free Bets, as well as the Cheltenham Free Bet Offers.
Cheltenham 2019 betting odds
Before you place any bets on your winning runner, you should check what kind of free bets bookies offer for the event.
All kinds of betting options will be available. For example, Bet365 offers Non-Runner No Bet and Best Odds Guaranteed on the Champion Hurdle, Champion Chase, Ryanair Chase, Stayers’ Hurdle and Cheltenham Gold Cup.
Will the Cheltenham Festival be on or off?
There are some bad news as well, and questions have been raised will the event be held at all. Cheltenham Horse Racing event might be is in trouble because of the equine flu crisis.
So far, a shutdown of race meetings for six days has been ordered and the 174 stables are in quarantine as the leading men of the Horse Racing are trying their best to contain the highly contagious disease.
Horses sound health is a priority here and very important for the horse racing sport in general, that’s why proper measures will be taken before the event starts in order to tackle the equine flu crisis.
Relevant authorities are trying their best to solve the problem as the flu can affect both humans and animals.
However, we believe that lady luck will be on our side an the event will be held as per schedule.
What it would mean if the Cheltenham Festival is called off?
Well, to call off such a huge event will result in substantial financial damage, to all parties involved, and figures are around £200m in possible losses.
It would be a huge disappointment for the attenders as well, keep your fingers crossed for the positive outcome, see you at the Festival!
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