Richard Johnson's Cheltenham Tips
Wed, Feb 22nd, 2012
Fat Jockey are delighted with the line up of jockey talent taking our first Cheltenham Festival Tips Challenge. We asked four top jockeys to give us five £20 bets for races during Cheltenham Festival week.
First up to take the tips challenge is seventeen times Cheltenham Festival winner and second winning most National Hunt jockey of all time, Richard Johnson. Richard used four of his five tips to pick horses from the Philip Hobbs stable that he expects to be riding. One of them was available at 33/1 at the time of advice !
We have lined up some great free bet offers to run alongside our free jockey tips.
Here are Richard Johnson's five Cheltenham Festival tips.
Bet 1, Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase, Menorah £10 each way. We got 14/1 with Bet365.
Bet 2, Neptune Investment Novices Hurdle, Fingal Bay £20 win. Generally available at 4/1.
Bet 3, RSA Chase, Grand Crus £20 win. Best price was 2/1 with Paddy Power or BetVictor.
Bet 4, Triumph Hurdle, Saddlers Risk £20 win. Generally available at 6/1.
Bet 5, Vincent O'Brien County Hurdle, Snap Tie £10 each way. We got a whopping 33/1 with Stan James.
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UPDATE AND PUNTER WARNING: Reports were emerging Thursday 23rd of an injury to Fingal Bay which may rule the horse out of the meeting.<< Back to Racing Headlines