Rabobank Champion Hurdle (grade 1) 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, 11 runners)
  • Winner €101,999
  • Going: Good
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 52.30s
  • Off time: 17:32:31

Full Result

17:30 Punchestown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Hurricane Fly (IRE) W P Mullins 6 11-12 P Townend 3/1
SP 3/1 Held up in rear of mid-division, headway into 3rd after 2 out, challenged travelling well approaching last, ridden on run-in and stayed on well to lead closing stages opened 9/4
2nd nk 8 Solwhit (FR) C Byrnes 6 11-12 D N Russell 5/1
SP 5/1 Tracked leaders, headway to dispute 4 out, led next, sent clear from 2 out, reduced advantage at last, kept on well under pressure, headed closing stages opened 11/2
3rd 2 9 Thousand Stars (FR) W P Mullins 6 11-12 Ms K Walsh 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, 6th approaching 2 out, headway between horses into moderate 2nd entering straight, closer in 3rd under pressure at last, no impression run-in and kept on one pace opened 25/1
4th 8 4 Medermit (FR) A King 6 11-12 R Thornton 11/1
SP 11/1 Mid-division on inner, 5th 2 out, soon no impression and dropped to 7th, kept on from before last without threatening opened 12/1
5th 4 5 Muirhead (IRE) N Meade 7 11-12 P Carberry 20/1
SP 20/1 Led, joined at 3rd, headed 3 out, dropped to 4th and no extra approaching straight, kept on one pace
6th 1 2 Dunguib (IRE) P Fenton 7 11-12 Mr B T O'Connell 5/2f
SP 5/2f Held up towards rear racing keenly, pulled way into 4th before halfway, ridden after 2 out, 5th and no impression early straight, kept on one pace opened 4/1
7th ½ 7 Ronaldo Des Mottes (FR) D Pipe 5 11-12 Timmy Murphy 10/1
SP 10/1 Rear of mid-division on outer, still in touch 3 out, no extra approaching straight
8th 1 De Valira (IRE) J Morrissey 8 11-12 D J Condon 66/1
SP 66/1 Prominent, disputed lead from 3rd until headed approaching 3 out, dropped to 6th after 2 out, no impression approaching last opened 100/1
9th 7 11 Voler La Vedette (IRE) C A Murphy 6 11-7 A P McCoy 7/1
SP 7/1 Held up in rear on inner, some headway on outer 3 out, no extra from next opened 10/1
10th 4 10 Won In The Dark (IRE) Miss S J Harty 6 11-12 R M Power 33/1
SP 33/1 Tracked leaders racing keenly, 3rd halfway, no extra after 3 out opened 28/1
11th 6 Punjabi N J Henderson 7 11-12 R Johnson 9/1
SP 9/1 Tracked leaders on inner, 5th 3 out, under pressure when mistake next, weakened, eased when beaten in straight opened 10/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.50 Tote Place £1.60 £2.70 £2.60 Straight Forecast £19.18 Exacta £24.90

Placepot €1,964.30