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Coral Cup Tips, Odds, Free Bets, Betting Offers & Preview

The first handicap on the second day of the Cheltenham Festival, the Coral Cup, is one of the toughest handicaps of the entire week.

The two miles and five furlongs Coral Cup usually throws up a gamble or two on the day of the race, so it is always worth trying to pick out an early fancy.

Read on to see our Coral Cup Handicap betting tips, odds and offers.

Race Details
When:Wednesday, March 13th - 2:50 pm
Race Type:Class 1 Handicap Hurdle
Course:Old Course
Where to Watch?ITV Racing, Racing TV, Bookmaker Streams

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Coral Cup Tips

One of the biggest handicaps of the year and a puzzle to solve - our tipsters love nothing more than that!

Check out Alan Kelly’s racing tips and Charlie McCann’s free tips nearer the time for their in-depth thoughts and tips.

Coral Cup Betting Odds

Check back nearer the time for the latest Coral Cup odds and betting chat.

For now, check out our Cheltenham Betting Offers page for all the latest ones!

What Happened Last Year?

Langer Dan landed the 2023 Coral Cup for trainer Dan Skelton, ridden by his brother Harry.

Sent off at 9/1, Langer Dan took the lead after the last flight and powered on up the famous Cheltenham hill to see off An Epic Song into 2nd place and Camprond in 3rd.

Coral Cup Key Stats

  • Only three favourites have won in the last twenty years - the latest being in 2020
  • Ten of the last 12 winners were aged six, seven, or eight
  • 10 of the last 12 winners had at least one previous run at Cheltenham

Previous Winners of the Coral Cup

Check out the last five winners of the Coral Cup in the table below.

2023Langer Dan
2022Commander Of Fleet
2021Heaven Help Us
2020Dame De Compagnie
2019William Henry


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What day is the Coral Cup at Cheltenham?

The Coral Cup race takes place on Day 2 of the Cheltenham Festival which in 2023 falls on Wednesday, 15th March.

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What distance is the Coral Cup at Cheltenham?

The Coral Cup is run over a distance of two miles and five furlongs (4,225 metres).

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Who won the Coral Hurdle in 2022?

The 2022 Coral Cup was won by Langer Dan at 9/1 for trainer Dan Skelton.

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What time is the Coral Cup?

The Coral Cup is the third race on Day 2 of the Cheltenham Festival (Ladies Day) and is due off at 2:50pm.

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Scott McGlynn

Famed for his Acca of the Day and Bet Builder selections, Scott provides tips across many sports on Freebets, and is our lead Scottish football writer