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Best National Hunt Horses Of All Time

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Rated 11 points - posted 6 years ago by Charles Olney in category Sports.
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ARKLE Report Abuse
Won: Gold Cup (X3), King George VI, Irish Grand National, Hennessy Gold Cup (X2), Leopardstown Chase (X3), Whitebread Gold Cup, Gallagher Gold Cup, Powers Cold Cup, Punchestown Gold Cup
109 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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Didn't race past 9 years of age due to a tendon injury sustained in the King george, so could've won even more races than he did.
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Known to the racing public as 'Himself'. The Greatest National Hunt horse ever...
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KAUTO STAR Report Abuse
Won: Tingle Creek (X2), Old Roan Handicap Chase, Betfair Chase (X3), Aon Chase, Ascot Chase, Down Royal Champion Chase(X2), King George VI (X4), Gold Cup (X2)
106 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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Passed away in 2015 and a much missed legendary steeplechaser.
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Five King George VI chases, two Cheltenham Gold cups and four Betfair chases are some of this horse's career highlights.
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DESERT ORCHID Report Abuse
Won: Tolworth Hurdle, Kingwell Hurdle, King George VI (X4), Gainsborough Chase (X3), Martell Cup, Whitebread Gold Cup, Tingle Creek, Victor Chandler Chase, Gold Cup, Racing Post Chase, Irish Grand National
89 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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What a seriously good horse this was with the heart of a lion wonderful memories .Thanks Dessie.
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There is a race named in the great grey's honour called the 'Desert Orchid Chase' annually at Kempton in late December, first run in 2006, the year Desert Orchid passed away.
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ISTABRAQ Report Abuse
Won: Champion Hurdle (X3), Irish Champion Hurdle (X4), Future Champions Novice Hurdle, RSA Novice’s Hurdle, Irish Novice’s Champion Hurdle, Hatton’s Grace Hurdle (X2), December Festival Hurdle (X4), Aintree Hurdle, Punchestown Champion Hurdle
63 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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One of the recent National Hunt legends in 2m hurdling. A triple winner of the Champion Hurdle (1998, 1999, 2000).
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GOLDEN MILLER Report Abuse
Won: Gold Cup (X5), Grand National
50 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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5 Cheltenham Gold Cups and a Grand National set in a course record in 1934 carrying 12st.02lbs that stood till red Rum broke it in 1973 carrying 10st.05 lbs. Gobsmacked this horse is only ninth on the list, wake up and smell the coffee folks.
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RED RUM Report Abuse
Won: Grand National (X3), Scottish National
47 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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One of the great staying steeplechasers ever.
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Firstly in any sport we all judge a career on the performance in the ultimate event. This is why Red Rum is by far the best horse that has ever lived. Not only to achieve winning the national once but an unprecedented 3 times. To put this into perspective only one other horse ''Reynoldstown'' had won it twice since ''The coronal'' in 1869-70. There is an element of luck in any race however over the ultimate distance and the toughest fences luck plays a smaller part. For this reason Red rum is the best horse ever.
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Sprinter Sacre Report Abuse
2012 Tingle Creek Chase winner at Sandown as well as that year's Arkle Challenge Trophy. Could well be on the way to become a top 2m chaser.
46 points - added 4 years ago by guest - 9 comments
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Recently retired. One of the best 2m chasers this century.
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His performance in the 2016 Champion chase retaining his title brought a lump to my throat. What a star.
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As of March 2016, has two Champion Chases including the 2016 renewal.
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Won the Desert Orchid Chase on 27th December 2015 beating former 2 mile champ Sire De Grugy
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Recently won the Shloer Chase at Cheltenham on 15th November 2015.
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Former 2m champion chaser who ran a fine race behind Dodging Bullets on recent return to a UK racetrack. This was at Ascot's Clarence House Chase on January 17th 2015.
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It is now ten victories out of ten over fences as Sprinter Sacre won the Punchestown Champion Chase in Ireland on 23rd April.
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Won the 2013 Melling Chase to his ever growing CV to make it nine victories out of nine.
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Sprinter Sacre has just won the 2013 Queen Mother Champion Chase.
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MILL HOUSE Report Abuse
Won: Gold Cup, Hennessy Gold Cup, King George VI, Gainsborough Chase (X3), Whitebread Gold Cup
38 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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Such a great horse and what a jumper. Would destry fields by leaping past them. Didnt have the pace of Arkle but more stamina.
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BIG BUCKS Report Abuse
Won: World Hurdle (X2), Long Distance Hurdle (X2), Long Walk Hurdle, Cleeve Hurdle, Liverpool Hurdle (X2)
38 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 4 comments
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The best staying hurdler in history including four consecutive World hurdles. Had an unbeaten period between 2009 and 2014
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Now retired after the last appearance in the 2014 World Hurdle, a race this horse has dominated in recent times.
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Four time World Hurdle winner between 2009 and 2012.
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Should rate this horse a little higher now that he is the only horse to win consecutive World Hurdles.
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COTTAGE RAKE Report Abuse
Won: Gold Cup (X3), King George VI
38 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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Three Cheltenham Gold Cups in 1948 1949 and 1950 along with the 1949 King George V1 makes Vincent O`Briens charge a seriously good horse.
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HURRICANE FLY Report Abuse
Won: Punchestown Champion Hurdle
38 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 8 comments
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Now retired but what an amazing hurdler, one of the best.
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As of January 2015, won twenty two Grade one victories including two champion hurdles. Latest win was at Leopardstown's Irish Champion Hurdle on 25th January to make it five consecutive victories in the race.
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As of November 2014, this horse has won twenty Grade Ones including two Cheltenham Champion hurdles.
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Just won an eighteenth Grade One in Ireland on 29th December 2013.
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Now the sole undisputed National Hunt king with seventeen Grade One wins. This was at Punchestown's Morgiana Hurdle on 17th November.
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Hurricane Fly now has sixteen Grade one victories matched only by Kauto Star by landing a fourth Punchestown Champion Hurdle in succession on April 26th 2013
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Winner of both the 2011 and 2013 Champion Hurdle, the first to regain it since 1970s horse Comedy of Errors but has numerous Grade 1 races in Ireland
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Winner of the 2011 Champion Hurdle but has won numerous Grade 1 races in Ireland.
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FLYINGBOLT Report Abuse
Won: Champion Chase, Irish Grand National, Massey Ferguson Gold Cup, Thyestes Chase, Irish Champion Chase
37 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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When Flyingbolt was trained in the same yard (Tom Dreaper's) at the same time as Arkle he was never given the opportunity to take him on or to run in the Cheltenham Gold Cup, but he beat the horses Arkle beat on similar terms, and the Irish official handicapper at the time gave him a rating only 2lb below his stablemate's. Moreover, Pat Taaffe, who rode both, was never sure which was better. And, of course, although Flyingbolt stayed as thoroughly as Arkle did (both won Irish Nationals) he had the pace to win at the highest level in two-mile chases and to be placed in the Champion Hurdle. Maybe Arkle WAS the greatest, but Flyingbolt may have been and was at least a close second-best.
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L'ESCARGOT Report Abuse
Won: Grand National, Gold Cup (X2)
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DENMAN Report Abuse
Won: Challow Novice’s Hurdle, RSA Chase, Hennessy Gold Cup (X2), Lexus Chase, Aon Chase, Gold Cup
36 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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The 'mighty' Denman
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There is a race called the 'Denman Chase' named in the horse's honour held annually in February. It is a key trial for the Cheltenham Gold Cup inaugurated in 2000.
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HATTON'S GRACE Report Abuse
Won: Champion Hurdle (X3)
32 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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The first triple winner of the Champion Hurdle, 1949, 1950 and 1951.
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BEST MATE Report Abuse
Won: November Novice’s Chase, Scilly Isles Novice’s Chase, Haldon Gold Cup, Gold Cup (X3), Peterborough Chase, King George VI, Ericsson Chase
31 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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Surely he should be higher
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PERSIAN WAR Report Abuse
Won: Champion Hurdle (X3)
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Neptune Collonges Report Abuse
Winner of the 2012 Aintree Grand National in the tightest finish ever in the race's history.
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Quevega Report Abuse
Four time winner of the David Nicholson Mares Hurdle between 2009 and 2012, one of the new races at the annual Cheltenham Festival.
24 points - added 4 years ago by guest - 4 comments
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Retired but a Cheltenham legend.
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It is now six mares championship in a row between 2009 and 2014. Incredible.
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This mare is now a Cheltenham legend.
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Five time winner of the David Nicholson Mares Hurdle between 2009 and 2013, one of the new races at the annual Cheltenham Festival.
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DAWN RUN Report Abuse
Won: Ascot Hurdle, Christmas Hurdle, Irish Champion Hurdle, Champion Hurdle, Aintree Hurdle, French Champion Hurdle, John Durkan Memorial, Gold Cup
24 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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The much loved deceased mare who was a legend in National Hunt racing.
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NIGHT NURSE Report Abuse
Won: Fighting Fifth Hurdle, Irish Sweeps Hurdle, Champion Hurdle (X2), Scottish Champion Hurdle, Welsh Champion Hurdle (X2), Templegate Hurdle, William Hill Hurdle, Free Handicap Hurdle, Whisky Gold Cup Chase, Mandarin Chase, Pennine Chase
24 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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One of the great champion hurdlers of the last fifty years.
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MASTER MINDED Report Abuse
Won: Game Spirit Chase (X2), Champion Chase (X2), Tingle Creek (X2), Victor Chandler Chase, Kerrygold Champion Chase
24 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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The 2008 Queen Mother Champion Chase and the 2010 Tingle Creek that was re-routed to Cheltenham from Sandown are my picks of this horse's career.
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MOSCOW FLYER Report Abuse
Won: Irish Champion Novice’s Hurdle, Morgiana Hurdle, December Festival Hurdle, Irish Champion Hurdle, Denny Gold Medal Novice Chase, Arkle, Novice Chase Cup, Paddy Power Chase (X2), Tied Cottage Chase (X2), Champion Chase (X2), Fortria Chase (X2), Tingle Creek (X2), Melling Chase (X2), Irish Champion Chase
22 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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One of the best 2m champion chases ever.
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SIR KEN Report Abuse
Won: Champion Hurdle (X3)
21 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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Any horse that wins 3 Champion Hurdles surely deserves the label of a `Great`.
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Had an unbeaten period that included three Champion hurdles.
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Tidal Bay Report Abuse
2012 Lexus Chase winner was the highlight undoubtedly in a thrilling renewal in Ireland. Won a string of races including the Arkle Challenge Trophy and the Sandown Gold Cup (formerly know as the Whitbread).
20 points - added 4 years ago by guest - 1 comment
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One of most talented horses just not trained by the right trainer until it was to late.
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VIKING FLAGSHIP Report Abuse
Won: Irish Champion Chase, Novice’s Chase Cup, Victor Chandler Chase, Game Spirit Chase (X2), Champion Chase (X2), Tingle Creek, Castleford Chase (X2), Melling Chase (X2), Haldon Gold Cup
19 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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His victory in the 1995 Mumm Melling against Deep Sensation and Marthas Son is fresh in the mind even now in 2016. Brilliant horse.
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Probably the greatest 2m chaser of the 1990s.
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MONKSFIELD Report Abuse
Won: Aintree Hurdle (X3), Champion Hurdle (X2)
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BARACOUDA Report Abuse
Won: Long Walk Hurdle (X4), National Spirit Hurdle, Ascot Hurdle (X2), World Hurdle (X2), Long Distance Hurdle (X2), Heroes Handicap Hurdle
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KICKING KING Report Abuse
Won: Gowran Park Champion Chase, Irish Arkle, John Durkan Memorial, Gold Cup, Irish Gold Cup, King George VI (X2)
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SEE MORE BUSINESS Report Abuse
Won: Winter Novices’ Hurdle, King George VI (X2), Pillar Chase (X2), Gold Cup, Charlie Hall Chase (X2), Aon Chase, Betfair Bowl, Jim Fore Chase (X2)
12 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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This was the horse trained by Paul Nicholls that rewarded him with his first Cheltenham Gold Cup in 1999.
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INGLIS DREVER Report Abuse
Won: Winter Novice’s Hurdle, Leamington Novice’s Hurdle, Kingwell Hurdle, World Hurdle (X3), John Smiths’ Hurdle, Long Distance Hurdle (X3), Cleeve Hurdle
12 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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Whats that coming over the hill is it a Monster its INGLIS DREVER !!!. Guts Guts and more Guts same as Viking Flagship. Love them to bits. 10/10
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I read somewhere that this horse is matched only by current champion stayer Big Bucks and that is true.
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WAYWARD LAD Report Abuse
Won: King George VI (X3), Charlie Hall Chase (X2), Martell Gold Cup (X2)
12 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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What a legend so unlucky in Gold Cups just couldn't see out that hill. Great horse.
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BURROUGH HILL LAD Report Abuse
Won: Welsh National, Gold Cup
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ONE MAN Report Abuse
Won: Champion Chase, King George VI (X2), Hennessy Gold Cup
12 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 1 comment
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The much loved deceased grey horse.
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SEE YOU THEN Report Abuse
Won: Champion Hurdle (X3)
11 points - added 6 years ago by Charles Olney - 2 comments
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Steve Smith Eccles was brilliant on this Great.
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One of the all time great 2m hurdlers formerly trained by Nicky Henderson.
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Douvan Report Abuse
Multiple Grade 1 winner including the Arkle Challenge Trophy, Supreme Novices Hurdle and Maghull Novices Chase. Could well be on the way potentially to become a top class 2m chaser.
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Faugheen Report Abuse
Just won the 2015 Champion Hurdle. Also won Kempton's Christmas Hurdle.
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The 2015 Champion Hurdle winner, as of 2016 won 2 Christmas Hurdles and more recently, the Irish Champion Hurdle. Was the top novice hurdler of 2014.
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Now a dual Christmas Hurdle winner (2014 & 2015)
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HEDGEHUNTER Report Abuse
Won: Grand National, Thyestes Chase, Bobbyjo Chase
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FLAGSHIP UBERALLES Report Abuse
Won: Arkle, Maghull Novice’s Chase, Haldon Gold Cup, Tingle Creek (X3), Champion Chase, Irish Champion Chase
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Although this horse won a Champion Chase later in career, in my book, one of the top 2m chasers.
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TWIST MAGIC Report Abuse
Won: Tingle Creek Chase (X2), Victor Chandler Chase
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Won the 2007 and 2009 Tingle Creek trained by Paul Nicholls.
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Pendil Report Abuse
one of the greatest steeplechasers the UK has ever seen. Top 5 in most educated lists
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Won 18 of his first 20 races and only two losses were in Cheltenham Gold Cup. The world knows what happened....one second (photo finish) and one brought down.
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Annie Power Report Abuse
2016 Champion Hurdle winner. Completed the Grade 1 double at Aintree as of 7th April 2016.
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Aintree Hurdle (2016)
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Nichols Canyon Report Abuse
Multiple Grade 1 winner over hurdles including the Morgiana Hurdle on 15th November 2015 defeating reigning champion Faugheen.
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Won the Cheltenham Stayers Hurdle (2017).
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Vautour Report Abuse
As of November 2015, won two Cheltenham Festival races including the JLT Novices Chase impressively.
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Recently deceased and one of Cheltenham Festival's great horses.
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As of March 17th 2016, has three successive Cheltenham Festival Grade 1 victories including the 2016 Ryanair Chase, the horse's biggest win so far.
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Celestial Halo Report Abuse
2008 Triumph Hurdle winner. Came so close to winning the Champion Hurdle trained by Paul Nicholls. Also placed in the World Hurdle.
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THE FELLOW Report Abuse
Won: Grand Steeple Chase of Paris, King George VI, Gold Cup
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Won the King George VI Chase twice (1991 & 1992) and the 1994 Cheltenham Gold Cup.
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One of the top steeplechasers of the early 1990s.
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CRISP Report Abuse
Won: Champion Chase
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Manifesto Report Abuse
1880s horse who twice won the Grand National.
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Bobs Worth Report Abuse
Winner of the 2013 Cheltenham Gold Cup. Also won the Hennessy Gold Cup and the RSA Chase (formerly the Sun Alliance).
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Long Run Report Abuse
Winner of the 2011 Cheltenham Gold Cup in one of the great renewals in the race's history.
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Also won two King George VI Chases.
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AL EILE Report Abuse
Won: Aintree Hurdle (X3), December Festival Hurdle
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What A Friend Report Abuse
Former Grade 1 winner trained by Paul Nicholls. I remember this horse winning the Aintree Bowl in 2010.
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Silvianico Conti. Report Abuse
Recent winner of the 2012 Betfair Chase as well as the Charlie Hall.
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Won the Ascot Chase on 20th February 2016 impressively, this horse's seventh Grade 1 career victory.
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As of April 16th 2015, won two King George VI chases (2013 & 2014), two Lancashire chases at Haydock (2012 & 2014) and two Aintree Bowl victories (2014 & 2015). Used to be a hurdler prior to become a top class chaser.
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As of January 2015, won two King George VI chases (2013 & 2014) and two Lancashire chases at Haydock (2012 & 2014).
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As of November 2014, this horse has now won two Lancashire chases at Haydock (2012 and 2014) as well as the 2013 King George VI Chase winner.
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Won the 2013 King George VI Chase.
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KRIBENSIS Report Abuse
Won: Triumph Hurdle, Fighting Fifth Hurdle, Christmas Hurdle, Champion Hurdle
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The only horse actually to achieve hurdling's 'Triple Crown' mentioned above apart from the Triumph Hurdle.
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SOLWHIT Report Abuse
Won: Aintree Hurdle, Punchestown Champion Hurdle, December Festival Hurdle, Irish Champion Hurdle
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2013 Liverpool Hurdle winner.
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Also won the 2013 World Hurdle.
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HARDY EUSTACE Report Abuse
Won: RSA Novice’s Hurdle, Champion Hurdle (X2), Punchestown Novice’s Hurdle, Triumph Hurdle, Ascot Hurdle (X2), Irish Champion Hurdle, Morgiana Hurdle
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One of the top hurdlers of the 2000s including two Cheltenham champion hurdles.
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BADSWORTH BOY Report Abuse
Won: Champion Chase (X3)
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One of the top National Hunt horses of the 1980s.
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WELL CHEIF Report Abuse
Won: Elite Hurdle, Arkle, Maghull Novice’s Chase, Victor Chandler Chase, Celebration Chase, Game Spirit Chase
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I remember this horse finishing second to Master Minded in the 2009 Champion Chase.
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Lanzarote Report Abuse
a truly great hurdler
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Bula Report Abuse
one of the great hurdles
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WAR OF ATTRITION Report Abuse
Won: Novice Chase Cup, Daily Star Chase, Gold Cup, Irish Gold Cup, Boyne Hurdle
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Won the 2006 Cheltenham Gold Cup.
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GARRISON SAVANNAH Report Abuse
Won: Gold Cup, RSA Chase
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This horse came so close to complete the Cheltenham Gold Cup/Grand National double in 1991.
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Sizing Europe Report Abuse
2011 Queen Mother Champion Chase winner among many Grade 1 victories.
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Now retired but what an amazing National Hunt horse. Used to be a 2m hurdler before becoming a top 2m steeplechaser.
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IMPERIAL COMMANDER Report Abuse
Won: Paddy Power Gold Cup, Ryanair Chase, Betfair Chase, Gold Cup
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MORLEY STREET Report Abuse
Won: Aintree Hurdle (X4)
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A previous Champion hurdler.
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ALDERBROOK Report Abuse
Won: Kingwell Hurdle, Champion Hurdle, Scottish Champion Hurdle
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HARCHIBALD Report Abuse
Won: Fighting Fifth Hurdle (X2), Christmas Hurdle (X2)
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NUMBERSIXVALVERDE Report Abuse
Won: Grand National, Irish Grand National, Thyestes Chase
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Zarkandar Report Abuse
Related to the 2008 Arc winner Zarkava. The 2013 Aintree Hurdle and the 2011 Triumph Hurdle are the career highlights so far.
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ROOSTER BOOSTER Report Abuse
Won: County Handicap Hurdle, Greatwood Handicap Hurdle, Bula Hurdle, Champion Hurdle
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Early 2000s National Hunt hurdler.
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COOL GROUND Report Abuse
Won: Gold Cup, Kim Muir Chase, Mildmay Cazalet, Welsh National, Greenalls Gold Cup
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Early 1990s National Hunt horse.
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DRINNY'S DOUBLE Report Abuse
Won: Champion Chase (X2)
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VOY POR USTEDES Report Abuse
Won: Arkle, Desert Orchid Chase (X2), Champion Chase, Melling Chase (X2), Ascot Chase
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KATCHIT Report Abuse
Won: Champion Hurdle, Kingwell Hurdle, Triumph Hurdle
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BINDAREE Report Abuse
Won: Grand National, Welsh National, Challow Novice’s Hurdle
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COMPLY OR DIE Report Abuse
Won: Grand National, Eider Chase
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LOTTORY Report Abuse
Won: Grand National
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Wicklow Brave Report Abuse
Trained by Willie Mullins and is one of a few horses to have the distinction of winning a Grade 1 on the flat and over hurdles. 2016 Irish St Leger and 2017 Punchestown Champion Hurdle winner.
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Buveur D'Air Report Abuse
2017 Champion Hurdle winner who next time out landed the Aintree equivalent. Trained by Nicky Henderson.
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Sizing John Report Abuse
One of the best staying chasers this century by winning the Irish Gold Cup, Cheltenham Gold Cup and more recently the Punchestown equivalent. Currently trained by Jessica Harrington.
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Thistlecrack Report Abuse
2016 World Hurdle winner. Could well be on the way to become a great staying hurdler, just like Big Bucks.
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As of December 27th 2016, the soon to be former staying champion hurdler has a new direction over fences including the King George VI Chase (2016). One of a select few to win Grade 1s over fences and hurdles. A unique achievement.
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Former World Hurdle winner who recently stepped up to steeplechasing with success so far. Could well be a Cheltenham Gold Cup contender.
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Liverpool Hurdle (2016)
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Brave Inca Report Abuse
2006 Champion Hurdle winner but has won numerous big races in Ireland.
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Don Cossack Report Abuse
Awarded top staying steeplechaser of the 2014/15 season courtesy of Grade 1 victories at Aintree and Punchestown. Began the new season recently at Down Royal in Northern Ireland impressively in the Champion Chase.
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2016 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner.
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Dodging Bullets Report Abuse
Won: Tingle Creek Chase (2014), Clarence House Chase (2015)
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Just won the 2015 Queen Mother Champion Chase. Already a multiple Grade 1 winner.
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Cue Card Report Abuse
Won the 2013 Ryanair Chase. Won the Betfair Chase the same year.
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As of 26th February 2017, a multiple Grade 1 steeplechaser including a King George VI Chase and recently won the second of two Ascot Chases. Also won it in 2013. Won a Champion Bumper, too impressively.
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As of November 29th 2016 has won three Betfair chases including the 2016 renewal.
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King George VI Chase (2015)
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As of November 2015, won two Lancashire chases (2013 & 2015), Ascot Chase and Ryanair Chase
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Jodami Report Abuse
1993 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner among a host of big race victories.
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Alberta's Run. Report Abuse
Winner of the 2010 and 2011 Ryanair Chase.
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Riverside Theatre Report Abuse
Became the first horse to win back to back Grade 1 Ascot Chase in succession. Went on to win the 2012 Ryanair Chase.
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EARTH SUMMIT Report Abuse
Won: Scottish National, Peter Marsh Chase, Welsh National, Grand National, Becher Chase
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One of the finest staying chasers of the past 20 years
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FLOYD Report Abuse
Won: Imperial Cup, County Hurdle, Bula Hurdle, Fighting Fifth Hurdle (X2), Kingwell Hurdle (X2), Long Walk Hurdle, Rendlesham Hurdle, Daily Telegraph Hurdle
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Dawn Approach Report Abuse
Related to the 2008 Derby winner, New Approach. Winner of the 2013 2,000 Guineas as well as the Dewhurst Stakes.
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CAPTAIN CHRISTY Report Abuse
Won: Irish Sweeps Hurdle, Scottish Champion Hurdle, Gold Cup, King George VI, John Durkan Memorial, Irish Champion Hurdle, Powers Gold Cup
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