Mares Champion Hurdle

Grade – 1
Course – Punchestown
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 2 Miles 4 Furlongs (20F)
Ages – 4yo’s + Mares Only
Weights – 11st 7lbs
Sponsor – Coolmore

Grade 1

Recent Form and Trends

* 2020 race was cancelled for health and safety reasons

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 11 winners were aged between 5 and 7
Price – 5 of the last 11 favourites/joint favourites have won, 9/11 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 3 of the last 11 winners won on their last run before the Mares Champion Hurdle , 9/11 winners ran within the last 53 days
4/11 winners ran in the Mares Hurdle (Cheltenham) on their last run, 2 of the 4 won, 0 placed
Previous Course Form – 6/11 winners had at least 1 previous run at Punchestown, 6/11 winners had at least 1 previous win at Punchestown
Previous Distance Form – 11/11 winners had at least 2 previous runs over 19-21 furlongs, 11/11 winners had at least 1 previous wins over 19-21 furlongs, 9/11 winners had at least 2 previous wins over 19-21 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 10/11 winners had at least 6 previous runs over hurdles, 10/11 winners had at least 2 previous wins over hurdles
Rating – 8/11 winners were rated 137 or higher
Graded Wins – 6/11 winners had at least 1 previous win in a grade 1-3 race
Season Form – 9/11 winners had at least 4 runs that season, 9/11 winners had at least 1 win that season, 6/11 winners had at least 2 wins that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
6 of the last 11 winners won on their next run after the Mares Champion Hurdle, 1/11 placed on their next run

Cheltenham Festival Run Next Season
8/11 winners ran in the Mares Hurdle at the next Cheltenham Festival, 0 of the 8 won, 4 placed