Welcome to our Cheltenham day 3 tips blog. We go into Thursday’s races of the Cheltenham festival and after having a disappointing first two days, I think most of us felt the pain whilst watching Douvan pass the post in seventh.
Favourites seem to be failing this year and with open fields remaining in the final two days I See plenty of value away from the short priced market leaders. Here are my picks.
Cheltenham day 3 tips blog
JLT Novices Chase – 13:30
TO WIN – TOP NOTCH 4/1
TO PLACE – POLITOLOGUE 13/2
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Handicap Hurdle – 14:10
TO WIN – TOBEFAIR 11/1
TO PLACE – ROCKLANDER 22/1
Ryanair Chase – 14:50
TO WIN – JOSSES HILL 9/1
TO PLACE -VANITEUX 25/1
Stayers’ Hurdle – 15:30
TO WIN – UNOWHATIMEANHARRY 6/4
TO PLACE – CLONDAW WARRIOR 25/1
Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate – 16:10
TO WIN – BARON ALCO 14/1
TO PLACE – CHAMPAGNE AT TARA 28/1
Mares’ Novices Hurdle – 16:50
TO WIN – AIRLIE BEACH 4/1
TO PLACE – COILLTE LASS 28/1
Challenge Cup Handicap Chase – 17:30
TO WIN – PREMIER BOND 16/1
TO PLACE – POTTERS LEGEND
All bookmakers are offering very similar odds for each race but William Hill seem to come up with consistent best odds across all of my selections. All horses from each race have been well researched in order to determine the picks you see above. Feel free to use this information as you wish.
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