TV Tips: Expert Cheltenham tips for day 1, minimal Cheltenham waffle

Our panel go through the Channel 4 card

TV Tips

There's consensus about one Willie Mullins superstar

But after that, the picture gets a bit murkier

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Yes, it all of our excitement about the start of Cheltenham, we may have mashed at least two songs together and landed ourselves one law suit, but we’re just so excited about it all  that we don’t really care. Did you hear that Santapants? Take that and stick it in your overly illuminated lorry delivering cavities in can.

Anyway, the Cheltenham Festival starts off in spectacular fashion and we’ve been in touch with our panel of experts for their quick-fire tips for the Channel 4 card.

At odds of , it’s now surprise to see Douvan get support across the board and Vroum Vroum Mag at also gets the nod from three of our expert tipsters.

Min () isn’t quite as resounding a pick with Noel obviously sweet on his ride, Buveur D’Air () and our mysterious Paddy Power trader opting for Nicky Henderson’s Altior ().

It it comes to pass, it looks like Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh dominate day one, but racing is rarely that straightforward. Is it?