Cheltenham Festival 2022: Day Four News, Tips And Results LIVE

It's the fourth and final day of the festival, including the Gold Cup
12:00, 18 Mar 2022
Last Updated: 17:46, 18 Mar 2022

What a day of racing we a have ahead of us! The fourth and feature day of this year’s Cheltenham Festival sees the highlight Blue Riband event, the Cheltenham Gold Cup, take centre stage. On top of that, there's the Triumph Hurdle and a bevy of competitive handicaps to sift through.

Here you can keep up to date with everything that unfolds on day four, with tips, live results and news from the greatest show on turf. 

18 March 2022
18 March 2022
Banbridge wins the Martin Pipe!

Banbridge completes a clean sweep for Irish trainers on the final day of the Festival.

1. Banbridge 12/1

2. Cobblers Dream 12/1

3. Hollow Games 9/2

4. Freedom To Dream 20/1

18 March 2022
What. An. Atmosphere
18 March 2022
Almost time for the last race of the Festival...
18 March 2022
Elimay wins the Mares' Chase

Last year's runner-up Elimay clinches the Mares' Chase, sealing a whopping tenth win for Willie Mullins at this year's Festival!

1. Elimay 9/4

2. Pink Legend 33/1

3. Scarlet And Dove 28/1

18 March 2022
Betfred Mares Chase Odds*

*18+ | BeGambleAware

18 March 2022
Billaway Wins!

Where did that come from? Billaway hunts down Winged Leader in the final furlong to take the victory! 

1st - Billaway (13/8 fav)

2nd - Winged Leader (9/2)

3rd - Mighty Stowaway (33/1)

4th - Dubai Quest (13/2)

18 March 2022
Rachael Blackmore Makes Gold Cup History
18 March 2022
Rachael Blackmore & A Plus Tard Win The Gold Cup

Absolutely sensational stuff from Rachael Blackmore and A Plus Tard to win the 2022 Cheltenham Gold Cup, turning the tables on last year's winner Minella Indo.

Blackmore is the first female rider to ever win the Cheltenham Gold Cup and she did it in style, beating Minella Indo by at least 15 lengths. Henry de Bromhead has a 1-2 in the Gold Cup for a second year in succession.

1. A Plus Tard 3/1

2. Minella Indo 7/1

3. Protektorat 10/1

18 March 2022
Ginto put down

Some incredibly sad news to bring you, Ginto has had to be put down after picking up that injury on the home straight. 

Our thoughts are with the connections. 

18 March 2022
Who is the favourite for the Gold Cup?

*18+, terms and conditions apply. 

18 March 2022
The Nice Guy Wins!

What a brilliant performance that was. Ginto pulled up ahead of the final fence when in a good position but it was The Nice Guy who finished strongest.

1st - The Nice Guy (18/1)

2nd - Minella Cocooner (9/2)

3rd - Bardenstown Lad (20/1)

18 March 2022
18 March 2022
State Man Wins!

The punters are in dreamland as State Man comes from the midfield to get power home.

1st - State Man

2nd - First Street

3rd - Colonel Mustard 

4th - West Cork

18 March 2022
County Hurdle gets underway in five minutes!

State Man is the favourite in the next race of the day! 

18 March 2022
18 March 2022
Willie Mullins on Vauban's Triumph Hurdle win
18 March 2022
Vauban wins the Triumph Hurdle

Vauban kicks off the final day of the Cheltenham Festival with victory in the Triumph Hurdle, pipping Til For and Pied Piper with a breathtaking finish. 

1. Vauban 6/4

2. Fil Dor 11/2

3. Pied Piper 7/2

18 March 2022
Betfred's Triumph Hurdle Odds*

*18+ | BeGambleAware

18 March 2022
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