Micheál Deasy
5 months ago - 13 minute read

Micheál Deasy: “Mister Whitaker Can Give You The Ultima Start To The Festival!”

Matchbook’s resident jumps expert Micheál Deasy runs through Day 1’s card from Cheltenham.

After months of waiting, the Cheltenham Festival finally begins on Tuesday and like you, I can’t wait to get stuck into the action. It’s important to get off to a good start but even more important to remember this is the first leg of a 28 race marathon so don’t go nuts. But with seven tantalising looking races lined up for the opening day let’s get a little bit carried away and there is no be