Cheltenham Festival Day One Tips 2022

The opening day of the Cheltenham Festival is known as Champion's Day, and will take place on Tuesday 15th March in 2022.

The Champion Hurdle is the main event on day one's card. There are also three further Grade Ones in the Supreme Novices' Hurdle, the Arkle Challenge Trophy and the Mares' Hurdle.

The historic National Hunt Chase also takes place on day one, along with the Ultima Handicap Chase and the Boodles Handicap Hurdle for juveniles.

2022 Cheltenham Festival Day One Card

1:20pm Supreme Novices' Hurdle Grade One2m
1:55pm Arkle Challenge Trophy Novice's Chase Grade One 2m
2:30pm Ultima Handicap Chase Grade Three Handicap3m
3:05pm Champion Hurdle Grade One 2m
3:40pm Mares' Hurdle Grade One 2m 4f
4:15pm Boodles Juvenile Handicap Hurdle Grade Three Handicap2m
4:50pm National Hunt Chase Grade Two3m 6f

2020 Cheltenham Festival Day One Results

2021 Winner
1:30pmSupreme Novices' HurdleAppreciate It
2:10pmArkle Challenge Trophy Novice's ChaseShishkin
2:50pmUltima Handicap ChaseVintage Clouds
3:30pmChampion HurdleHoneysuckle
4:10pmMares' HurdleBlack Tears
4:50pmBoodles Juvenile Handicap HurdleJeff Kidder
5:30pmNational Hunt ChaseGalvin