St Patrick's Day Betting Tips, Previews & Results

2021 Cheltenham St Patrick's Day Tips

When is Cheltenham St. Patrick’s Day?

St Patrick’s Day at Cheltenham Festival in 2021 takes place on Thursday, March 18th on day three of the Festival. The Stayers’ Hurdle is the signature event of the afternoon, featuring a number of talented horses. The Marsh Novices' Chase and the Ryanair Chase are also on the docket as Grade 1 races.

Here is the 2021 Cheltenham St Patrick's Day schedule in full:


Day 3 Races




Marsh Novices’ Chase

2m 3f 168y

Grade 1 Novice Chase


Pertemps Network Final Handicap Hurdle

2m 7f 213y

Grade 3 Handicap Hurdle


Ryanair Steeple Chase

2m 4f 127y

Grade 1 Chase


Stayers’ Hurdle

2m 7f 213y

Grade 1 Hurdle


Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate Handicap Chase

2m 4f 127y

Grade 3 Handicap Chase


Daylesford Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle

2m 179y

Grade 2 Mares’ Novice Hurdle


Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Challenge Cup Handicap Steeple Chase

3m 2f

Class 2 Amateur Riders’ Handicap Chase

How to Bet on Cheltenham St. Patrick’s Day?

Betfair’s Sportsbook and Exchange provide the platform to bet on races on St Patrick’s Day at the 2021 Cheltenham Festival. The Sportsbook offers the opportunity to place a variety of bets on single, multiple, each-way, place and without favourite markets among many others. At the Betfair Exchange, bettors can lay or trade selections on the seven races of the day, including the Stayers’ Hurdle. Betfair provides excellent value on their odds, ensuring that you’re getting value for money on your wagers.

Cheltenham St. Patrick's Day 2021

There’s always strong Irish presence at Cheltenham Festival, raising the stakes on St Patrick’s Thursday in 2021. Owners, trainers and jockeys from the Emerald Isle will be determined to land a place in the winners’ circle on the day of their patron saint. The Stayers’ Hurdle, Ryanair Chase and the Marsh Novices' Chase are the leading events that they will be chasing come March 18th.

Here on this page you will find all the news and tips for St Patrick’s Day at Cheltenham Festival 2021.