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Cheltenham International Hurdle Trends 2014
Mon, Dec 8th, 2014

The Bula or now International Hurdle at Cheltenham is a Grade 2 event over 2 miles 1 furlong. It is seen as a pointer to the Champion Hurdle. Binocular and Rooster Booster have doubled up in this and the Champion Hurdle within the last decade.

International Hurdle Stats

  • Last 4 winners rated 162+
  • 3 of last 6 renewals won by 4 year olds
  • 2 of the last 5 trained by Nigel Twiston Davies
  • 2 of last 6 trained by Nicky Henderson
  • Philip Hobbs has trained 3 of the last 12
  • This is a very good race for favourites 9 of last 12 have won

International Hurdle Winners 2002-2013

Year

Horse

Age

Jockey

Trainer

OR

SP

FAV

2013

The New One

5

Sam Twiston Davies

Nigel Twiston Davies

167

2-5

1

2012

Zarkandar

5

Ruby Walsh

Paul Nicholls

168

6-5

1

2011

Grandouet

4

Barry Geraghty

N J Henderson

164

5-2

1,4

2010

Menorah

5

Richard Johnson

Philip Hobbs

162

7-4

1

2009

Khyber Kim

7

Paddy Brennan

N Twiston-Davies

155

12-1

2

2008

Binocular

4

Tony McCoy

N J Henderson

152

Evens

1

2007

Osana

5

Paddy Brennan

David Pipe

148

7-1

4, PU

2006

Detroit City

4

Richard Johnson

Philip Hobbs

165

4-6

1

2005

Harchibald

6

Paul Carberry

Noel Meade

0

10-11

1

2004

Back in Front

7

Davy Russell

Edward O'Grady

0

5-2

1

2003

Rigmarole

5

Robert Thornton

Paul Nicholls

150

25-1

5

2002

Rooster Booster

8

Richard Johnson

Philip Hobbs

165

11-8

1

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