ROAD TO CHELTENHAM LATEST NEWS

Buveur D’Air. Unibet Fighting Fifth.

December 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

A formality for reigning champion BUVEUR D’AIR who never looked in any danger throughout the 2 mile contest and Nicky Henderson’s star hurdler looks set for a big season with

Review – Unibet Greatwood Hurdle 2017

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments

A fascinating and highly competitive renewal of the 2017 Unibet Greatwood Hurdle and despite being run on soft ground it didn’t hinder the quality of the field that included THE NEW ONE,

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NICKY HENDERSON LATEST NEWS

Nicky Henderson: “William Henry will develop into a much better chaser. He’s ready to roll”.

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Just three runners for Nicky on Friday but he's confident all three will give punters a run for their money WE head into the Open Meeting at Cheltenham at the end of what has been

Nicky Henderson | Exclusive Unibet Stable Tour

September 21st, 2017|0 Comments

After securing his fourth UK Jumps Trainers Championship last April, Unibet ambassador Nicky Henderson heads into the 2017/18 National Hunt season with a plethora of equine talent at his disposal and the man who has saddled

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WELCOME TO THE UNIBET ROAD TO CHELTENHAM

Welcome to the Unibet Road to Cheltenham, your indispensable guide to the series of top-class British hurdles races culminating on Tuesday 13th March with the inaugural 2018 Unibet Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival.

The first stop on the Unibet Road to Cheltenham is the Grade 2 Unibet Elite Hurdle at Wincanton on Saturday 11th October followed by the Grade 3 Unibet Greatwood Hurdle at Cheltenham and the Grade 1 Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown, both on Sunday 19th November.

The Grade 1 Unibet Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle on Saturday 2nd December is closely followed by the Grade 2 International Hurdle at Cheltenham on Saturday 16th December and the Grade 1 Unibet Christmas hurdle on Boxing Day from Kempton.

Into the new year, and our journey continues with the Grade 2 Unibet Champion Hurdle Trial at Haydock on 20th January 2018, followed by the Grade 1 Unibet Champion Hurdle itself at Cheltenham on Tuesday 13th March.

As the Road to Cheltenham progresses we’ll have exclusive interviews and previews that you won’t find anywhere else. And unibet.co.uk will have exclusive big-money offers for you, too.

We’ll also keep you up to date with all the latest information from our racing ambassadors, including Nicky Henderson, who has won more Unibet Champion hurdles than anyone in history. He is aiming for win number seven in the race this season having previously won it with See You Then (1985, 1986, 1987), Punjabi (2009), Binocular (2010) and Buveur D’Air (2017).

Enjoy the website, and this year’s eight race Unibet Road to Cheltenham series.

RANKING GB JUMP SEASON 2017/2018

TOP 5

JUMP JOCKEYS

  1. Richard Johnson 91 Wins  £383,413
  2. Harry Skelton 80 Wins  £380,546
  3. Sam Twiston-Davies 69 Wins  £538,020
  4. Aidan Coleman 62 Wins  £384,188
  5. Noel Fehily 53 Wins  £291,312

TOP 5

JUMP TRAINERS

  1. Dan Skelton 89 Wins £643,692.91
  2. Paul Nicholls 54 Wins £536,754.51
  3. Niguel Twiston-Davies 26 Wins £398,435.26
  4. Jonjo O’Neill 47 Wins £397,934.26
  5. Donal McCain 38 Wins £274,295.77

BIG RACE PREVIEW

G1 Unibet Champion Hurdle

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

The climax to the hurdling crown is staged at the home of National Hunt Racing, Cheltenham on the first of

Unibet Champion Hurdle Trial

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Despite never having won a Unibet Champion Hurdle (yet!), THE NEW ONE has featured very prominently in our Road To

G1 Unibet Christmas Hurdle

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

A new addition to the Unibet Road To Cheltenham series and a good one at that! Unsurprisingly Nicky Henderson has