THE Martin Pipe Handicap Hurdle is run on day four of the Cheltenham Festival and we've got you covered for this year!
To get you in the mood for the race at Prestbury Park, here's all you need to know.
When is the Martin Pipe, what's the distance and which sort of horses can enter?
The 2019 Martin Pipe will take place on Friday, March 15 at 17:30 (5.30pm).
It's a Handicap Hurdle for conditional jockeys run over two miles and four furlongs, for horses aged four years and upwards.
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Who is running in the 2019 Martin Pipe Handicap Hurdle?
How can I watch the race?
The race will be broadcast live on Racing TV.
You can watch Racing TV on Sky Channel 426 and Virgin Media Channel 536.
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Who won the Martin Pipe in 2018?
Blow By Blow (11-1) won the race for jockey Gordon Elliot last season.
Discorama (33-1) was five lengths back in second with Early Doors (9-1) well beaten in third.
What are the top tips for the race?
Martin Pipe Handicap Hurdle tips
Templegate – DEFI BLEU (Click here to compare the best prices and place your bet)
Matt Chapman – BIG TIME DANCER (Click here to compare the best prices and place your bet)
Wizard Of Odds – EARLY DOORS (Click here to compare the best prices and place your bet)
Trends – DALLAS DES PICTONS (Click here to compare the best prices and place your bet)
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