Betting

Champion Hurdle Betting 2017

Champion Hurdle BettingWith the exception of Grand National Day and Cheltenham Gold Cup day, the 2017 Champion Hurdle  will be the most popular race day in the National Hunt this year. There is not an accurate figure but this one race alone attracts millions of pounds in staked betting. So it is understandable why it is essential that up to date betting guides, odds and form are all readily available.

Before making any bet it is strongly suggested that you look at our Champion Hurdle race tips page as there are a number of pointers in there that you might want to consider.

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Champion Hurdle 2017 Betting Options

There are any number of Champion Hurdle Bets on offer for punters of the Cheltenham Festival, with this years Champion Hurdle Odds looking the most competitive for many years the betting should be exciting. The outright win odds are of course the most popular bet in the 2017 Champion Hurdle and all punters are required to do is pick the winner of the race. Its the most simple bet for occasional punters but with the betting as it is this year it is by no means an easy one to win, there are six or seven horses with real live chances in the race and it is difficult to split them.

There is also the each/way bet market for the Champion Hurdle and that is also a popular option for all types of punters, to win the horse bet on must finish in the top three. This of course increases the chances of winning but the potential return is that much smaller than it would be if punters were going for the outright win market.

Special Bets

There are a number of special bets on offer for punters for a big race such as the Champion Hurdle and they can be fun to get involved with during the Cheltenham Festival. The Champion Hurdle is one of the feature races of the entire season meaning there are all manner of bets for punters to get their teeth into and that is no different in 2017.

Punters can have a bet on which horse will start the favourite, will it be Hurricane Fly or Darlan? This is well worth getting involved with as it is a nice little market that builds the excitement for the big race and with such an open field there is some good value to be had. Nicky Henderson is the trainer with the strong hand with entries for the 2017 Champion Hurdle and there are some nice special bets on him for the race.