The Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase Tips

  • 28/12/2019
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The opening day of the Festival features a full seven races. Find all of our Cheltenham day 1 tips here to get full coverage of Champion Day.

The Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase

The Arkle Challenge Cup brings together the best two milers from that season’s crop of novice chasers. Named after the greatest horse to have ever lived, Arkle made the yearly pilgrimage over from Ireland to Cheltenham, winning the Gold Cup for three years in a row during the 1960s.

Two miles of turf will have to be crossed at breakneck speed if any novice chasers wants to join greats like Flying Blot, Moscow Flyer and Sprinter Sacre on the illustrious roll of honour for this highly coveted Grade One and for coverage and the best Cheltenham day 1 tips, including the best bet for the Arkle and all Cheltenham day 1 races