The final day of the festival is always a cracker, with the prestigious Gold Cup being the big race of both the day and the horse racing year.

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Here's FHM betting truth-teller, Kevin Loman's tips of the day...

1.30pm – JCB Triumph Hurdle

The stats:

•    17 of the last 20 winners won last time out
•    Nine of the last 10 winners had not finished out of the top three in their last three races
•    Nine of the last 10 winners had won at least 50% of their hurdles starts

The bet:

Rutherglen at 10/1

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2.40pm – Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle

•    All nine winners were unraced on the flat
•    Eight of the nine winners had finished in the first two last time out
•    Seven of the nine winners had ran at Cheltenham earlier in the season

Masters Hill at 50/1

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3.20pm – Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase

The stats:

•    12 of the last 13 winners were aged between seven and nine
•    12 of the last 13 winners had raced between six and 12 times over fences
•    10 of the last 13 winners had won over at least three miles

The bet:

Last Instalment at 7/1

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4.40pm – Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys Handicap Hurdle

The stats:

•    Five and six year olds have won all five renewals
•    All five winners were second season hurdlers
•    All five winners were rated between 133 and 141

The bet:

Vieux Lion Rouge at 6/1

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5.15pm – Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Chase Challenge Cup

The stats:

•    13 of the last 14 winners had run 12 or fewer times over fences
•    The last 11 winners were distance winners
•    10 of the last 11 winners had run within the last 41 days

The bet:

Changing the Guard at 33/1

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BONUS BET: The FHM Web Editor's cousin, Joseph Palmowski, is racing a horse called Thomas Crapper in the Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys Handicap Hurdle at 4.40pm, and the nerdy internet man won't shut up about it. The odds are 25/1, if you fancy a shot in the dark... Bet here