15th Mar 2021 | Cheltenham Festival
Arkle Trophy Trends
It's looks Shishkin's Arkle to lose but which horses fit the recent winning trends and can one of them turnover the market leaders and win at a decent price?
Arkle Challenge Trophy
Race Profile: Named in tribute to the great horse Arkle, the race that bears his name is for novices aged five-years-old and upwards. Run at a furious pace and over challenging fences, the race is a severe test of a novice’s ability.
Former top class hurdlers have a good record in the race, with 10 of the last 11 winners rated 142+ over hurdles. Winners often go on to become high-class national hunt chasers.
12 of the last 14 winners finished in the top two last time out.
14 of the last 14 winners had raced at least three times that season.
12 of the last 14 winners were rated 142+ over hurdles.
Horses that fit all the trends:
Franco De Port
Odds correct at time of publishing: 17:32 15th Mar, 2021 but subject to change