CHELTENHAM, England -- The Irish Times is reporting some fantastic statistics for the Cheltenham national hunt racing festival, including that bookies expect to see €120 million bet on the events.
230,000 people are expected to attend and watch 27 races over the four days of the festival, the report said.
These racegoers purchased 10,745 bottles of champagne last year and such race attendees ate a startling volume of bread rolls amidst the fulong thundering excitement, according to the Irish Times report.
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