Where To Bet on the Sporting Life Arkle Challenge Trophy 2021

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The Sporting Life Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase is the second race of the Cheltenham Festival.

The race is a Grade 1 National Hunt steeplechase that is open to all novice horses aged five years and older.

The race is run on the "Old Course" at Cheltenham, England. The course is roughly 3,500 metres and is on turf with a total of thirteen fences.

The purse for this event should be right around £200,000.


This event pays tribute to "Arkle", a three-time winner of the Cheltenham Gold Cup in the 1960s.

The Arkle Challenge Trophy event replaced the Cotswold Chase in 1969.

Barry Geraghty and Ruby Walsh are the two leading jockeys in this event, as both have won the event a total of four times.

Nicky Henderson is the leading trainer for this event, as he has trained a total of six winning horses.

"Put The Kettle On" last won the event in 2020.


Let's take a look at the betting odds for this event, courtesy of leading sportsbook Bet365:

Source: Bet365
Time Stamp: March 7th, 2021 6:21 pm EST
Odds Subject to Change

Shishkin, 1.90
Energumene, 3.25
Allmankind, 8.00
Captain Guinness, 17.00
Franco De Port, 17.00
Fusil Raffles, 34.00
Felix Desjy, 34.00
Darver Star, 41.00
Blackbow, 41.00
Elixir De Nutz, 41.00
Sky Pirate, 41.00
Funanbule Sivola, 41.00
Le Patriote, 51.00
Embittered, 67.00
Ga Law, 67.00
Eldorado Allen, 67.00
Numitor, 151.00

Race Details:

Grade: 1
Open To: Novices Five Years and Older
Date: March 16th, 2021
Surface: Turf
Length: 3,499 Metres
Country: United Kingdom