Cheltenham Festival 2018 – The Gold Cup – Live TV Coverage on ITV

Cheltenham Festival 2018 – The Gold Cup – Live TV Coverage on ITV
Updated on Friday 16 March 2018 by @TVNewsroom

The fourth and final day of the prestigious Cheltenham festival takes place today.

Ed Chamberlin and Francesca Cumani will once again front ITV’s coverage of five live races including the big one at 3.30pm – the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeplechase.

1.30pm – The JCB Triumph Hurdle
2.10pm – The Randox Health County Handicap Hurdle Race
2.50pm – The Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle Race
3.30pm – The Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeple Chase
4.10pm – The St. James’s Place Foxhunter Steeple Chase Challenge Cup

AP McCoy, Luke Harvey and Mick Fitzgerald will join Ed and Francesca throughout the day, while reports come from Matt Chapman, Brian Gleeson and Alice Plunkett.

Race commentary will be provided by Richard Hoiles and Brough Scott.

Coverage starts at 1pm on ITV with live streaming via the ITV Hub.

Oli Bell kicks the day’s action off with ‘The Opening Show’ on ITV4 from 9.30am.

Soccer Aid 2020

ITV will broadcast Soccer Aid 2020 this evening. Dermot O’Leary and Kirsty Gallacher will present live coverage of the pro-celebrity charity football match to raise money in aid of international charity Unicef, which takes place this year at Old Trafford.... Read more

Clive Tyldesley - ITV Football Commentator

ITV Sport have replaced their main football commentator Clive Tyldesley with Sam Matterface. The 65-year-old Tyldesley, who has been ITV’s voice of football for 22 years, posted an emotional video on Twitter saying “I’m upset, annoyed, baffled.” ITV have replaced... Read more

ITV Horse Racing

ITV will broadcast five days of top class horse racing this week as Royal Ascot 2020 takes place. The pandemic rules out the presence of The Queen and fans attending the course this year, and ITV’s coverage will be produced... Read more

ITV Horse Racing

The 2020 Grand National has been called off because of the coronavirus pandemic. But ITV will televise a virtual Grand National with forty runners who would have been most likely to line up, using CGI technology and special algorithms. Among... Read more

ITV Horse Racing

The 2020 Cheltenham Festival takes place this week (10 to 13 March) with live television coverage on ITV. The channel’s coverage features live footage of five races on each of the four days of the festival, going behind the scenes... Read more