Champion Hurdle

Buveur D’Air overtakes Samcro in Champion Hurdle betting

| 02.11.2018

Samcro eased after Down Royal defeat Buveur D’Air has returned to the head of the Champion Betting after Samcro’s shock defeat this afternoon. With only four runners, Samcro had been expected to win the WKD Hurdle at the Down Royal Festival. However, Bedrock clinched a 12/1 win. Samcro’s chances at Cheltenham have now dipped to 4/1 (was 5/2). That’s benefitted Buveur D’Air, who’s now the clear 3/1... more...

Can Annie Power retain Champion Hurdle crown in 2017?

| 06.12.2016

David Metcalf | March 18, 2016 Annie Power 3/1 for back-to-back Champion Hurdle successes Annie Power produced an awesome display when landing this year’s Champion Hurdle, becoming only the second mare to win the feature race on day one of the Cheltenham Festival since Dawn Run in 1984. Coral go 3/1 (from 7/2) on Annie Power coming back to Prestbury Park to retain her Champion Hurdle crown i... more...

Henderson horse may prove a Top Notch each-way choice in Champion Hurdle

| 15.03.2016

David Metcalf | March 14, 2016 Top Notch the Champion Hurdle value Holder Faugheen’s absence means the 2016 renewal of the Champion Hurdle (15:30) has a widen open feel to it, and Top Notch looks decent each-way value to take this 2m Grade 1 feature race on day one of the Cheltenham Festival. The Nicky Henderson trained gelding who has won six of his 10 starts over hurdles and finished in th... more...