17th Mar 2016 | Cheltenham Festival

World Hurdle Trends

World Hurdle Trends

We look at the trends of past World Hurdle winners in the search of clues for this year's renewal.

World Hurdle

Race Profile: The leading long-distance hurdle race in the National Hunt calendar. It had been dominated in recent years by Big Buck’s, but his absence has opened up the division.

Race Trends:

21 of the last 25 winners finished in the top two last time out.
Only one Irish winner in the last 20 years.

Horses that fit all the trends:
Thistlecrack 11/8 Betfred
Kilcooley 25/1 Coral
Aux Ptits Soins 20/1 Paddy Power

Thistlecrack to win 11/8 with Bet365
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