Fascinating information about the Cheltenham Festival

By | October 13, 2020

The Cheltenham traditional horse racing festival that takes place in March every year is one of the most awaited festivals of the year in the UK. This is a major sporting event that has taken place for many years. Alex Ferguson and Paul Scholes also attended the festival.

The best horses in England and Ireland are on board
Cheltenham Festival 2017. In which, the most popular is the horse named Cue Card, the 11-year-old horse that has won many tournaments in 2016. In addition, Djakadam by the name Ruby Walsh. is a bright candidate for the championship title.

At the 2017 Cheltenham Festival, Lizzie Kelley became the first female jockey since 1984 to join the race. But her horse Tea For Two was unable to overcome the second obstacle of the race. Immediately after that, it was the Cue Card horse’s turn to have difficulty when the jump was not really satisfactory. Although it is not early to end the race, but crashing into an obstacle also makes Cue Card lose in the championship race.

At the decisive race, the three winners to take the lead are Djakadam, Native River and Sizing John. With the decisive control of the Robbie Power jockey, Sizing John galloped to the finish line vigorously to win this year’s race. This is also the 10th time Sizing John’s owner, Jessica Harrington, has a winning racehorse at Cheltenham, thereby helping her become the most successful horse trainer in the history.

Alex Ferguson and Paul Scholes also attended the festival. Alex Ferguson went to the Cheltenham horse racing festival on March 13. Having owned many race horses, the former coach of Man Utd is very knowledgeable about this speed game. In the past, Sir Alex filed a lawsuit against a former shareholder of Man Utd, John Magnier, over the ownership of the Rock of Gibraltar race horse.