Cheltenham confirm Mate sellout

Cheltenham Racecourse have announced that the Best Mate Enclosure has sold out on Gold Cup Day, Friday, March 14.

The enclosure is on the far side of the racecourse from the main grandstands. There are two other enclosures, Tattersalls and Club, for which tickets are still available.

The racecourse report that ticket sales for the other three days of The Festival are looking good, with sales of hospitality boxes and restaurants being particularly strong.