BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m

  • (4yo+, 2m, Class 1, 5 runners)
  • Winner €71,500 2nd €20,900 3rd €9,900 4th €3,300
  • Going: Heavy (Soft in place on the Hurdle course)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 5.10s
  • Off time: 13:55:26

Full Result

13:55 Leopardstown
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Hurricane Fly (IRE) W P Mullins 9 11-10 R Walsh 1/5f
SP 1/5f Tracked leaders in 3rd, 2nd after 3 out, cruised into lead entering straight, soon stretched clear, eased closing stages run-in
2nd 5 4 Thousand Stars (FR) W P Mullins 9 11-10 P Townend 9/1
SP 9/1 Led and disputed, led after 3 out, ridden and headed entering straight, no chance with winner and kept on same pace, pressed for 2nd run-in, just held on for 2nd opened 10/1 touched 8/1
3rd 1 Binocular (FR) N J Henderson 9 11-10 A P McCoy 11/2
SP 11/2 Settled 4th, 3rd before 2 out, niggled along and no impression entering straight, ridden before last, kept on to press 2nd run-in, just held for 2nd opened 5/1
4th 29 2 Captain Cee Bee (IRE) E P Harty 12 11-10 M P Walsh 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up in rear, no impression after 3 out, ridden in poor 4th and kept on one pace entering straight
5th 27 5 One Cool Shabra (IRE) P O Brady 5 11-8 p J L Cullen 100/1
SP 100/1 Led and disputed, ridden and no extra after 3 out opened 66/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.10 Tote Place £1.02 £2.00 Straight Forecast £3.27 Exacta £2.30

Placepot €17.50