As March draws on, we get ever closer to the start of the Cheltenham Festival.

Racing fans will be treated to four days of exquisite racing, as trainers from Britain and Ireland bring their best horses to Prestbury Park in the Cotswolds.

Featuring such races as the Champion Hurdle, Queen Mother Champion Chase, the Ryanair Chase, and the esteemed Gold Cup, the Festival manages to deliver supreme excitement year after year.

As usual, over the weeks a great deal of money will be flashed on the runners, with many ending in great frustration for punters.

So, we thought we’d help!

Here are five horses we’ll be putting our money on next week:


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