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Big Winners on Betfair at Cheltenham: Punter wins nearly £10K with Skelton double

  • Max Liu
  • 3:00 min read
Harry Skelton and Langer Dan after winning at Cheltenham Festival 2024
Langer Dan got Betfair punter's winning Cheltenham double underway

A Betfair punter had reason to party after scooping nearly £10K with a day two double at Cheltenham...


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Skeltons secure one punter nearly £10k

A Betfair punter may have had a party on Wednesday evening after landing a Cheltenham day two double that won them nearly £10K from a £25 stake.

In a shrewd piece of antepost betting three weeks ago, they backed Langer Dan at 8/19.00 in the Coral Cup and Unexpected Party in the Grand Annual at 40/141.00 in an each-way double.

On day two both of the Dan Skelton-trained horses won their races and our punter scooped winnings of nearly £10K to make it an afternoon to remember at Cheltenham.

Langer Dan's victory was of special delight to Skelton as his eight-year-old became the first back-to-back winner in the Coral Cup's 31-year history.

You can read all the day two results here.

Day three promises to be another exciting one at Cheltenham and Betting.Betfair tipsters and ambassadors have shared their insight to give you the best chance of becoming a big winner.

Rachael Blackmore is already a double Cheltenham 2024 winner and is targetting more success with Envoi Allen in the Ryanair as well as three other rides.

Check out all of our experts' day three columns.


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