Rabobank Champion Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 1, 6 runners)
  • Winner €96,000 2nd €30,400 3rd €14,400 4th €4,800 5th €3,200 6th €1,600
  • Going: Good (Chase - Yielding, Good to Yielding in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 49.60s
  • Off time: 17:33:02

Full Result

17:30 Punchestown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 4 Hurricane Fly (IRE) W P Mullins 7 11-12 R Walsh 1/2f
SP 1/2f Settled behind leaders, 5th halfway, 4th 4 out, improved into close 3rd 2 out, travelled well to lead before last, pushed out and kept on strongly run-in, easily
2nd 5 6 Thousand Stars (FR) W P Mullins 7 11-12 Ms K Walsh 9/1
SP 9/1 Chased leaders in 3rd, ridden in 4th entering straight, stayed on into 2nd last, no chance with winner, kept on same pace opened 12/1
3rd 4 2 Binocular (FR) N J Henderson 7 11-12 A P McCoy 5/1
SP 5/1 Slow to jump off, led and clear, jumped left 2nd, reduced advantage 4th, jumped left 5th, slightly left and headed 4 out, ridden to dispute entering straight, no extra in 3rd before last, kept on same pace
4th 5 Menorah (IRE) P J Hobbs 6 11-12 R Johnson 6/1
SP 6/1 Chased leader in 2nd, led 4 out, ridden and challenged entering straight, headed before last, no extra
5th 9 1 Alaivan (IRE) E J O'Grady 5 11-12 Andrew J McNamara 33/1
SP 33/1 Settled behind leaders, 4th halfway, 5th 4 out, ridden and no impression before 2 out, weakened entering straight opened 50/1
6th 19 3 Blackstairmountain (IRE) W P Mullins 6 11-12 E Mullins 28/1
SP 28/1 Always in rear, ridden and no impression before 2 out where mistake, weakened

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.50 Tote Place £1.40 £2.50 Straight Forecast £6.35 Exacta £5.60

Placepot €199.10