Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle

Horses under four years old can compete in the Grade 1 National Hunt hurdle race known as the Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle in Great Britain.

There are nine hurdles to clear throughout the race, which is raced at Aintree over a distance of around 2 miles and 1 furlong (2 miles and 209 yards, or 3,410 metres).

The novice hurdlers’ event is planned to take place each year in the first week of April during the Grand National meeting.

Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle

Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle 2022 Odds

The Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle odds are listed below:

The odds for this race have not yet been released.

Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle Tips

The Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle tips are below:

2 points to win for TBC at odds of TBC
1 point each way for TBC at odds of TBC

Many Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle horses will race in more races throughout the years. Stay updated on the horses and place ante-post bets if you want to wager on them.

Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle Previous Winners

Year Winner Jockey Trainer
2013 L’Unique Wayne Hutchinson Alan King
2014 Guitar Pete Paul Carberry Dessie Hughes
2015 All Yours Sam Twiston-Davies Paul Nicholls
2016 Apple’s Jade Bryan Cooper Willie Mullins
2017 Defi du Seuil Barry Geraghty Philip Hobbs
2018 We Have A Dream Daryl Jacob Nicky Henderson
2019 Pentland Hills Nico de Boinville Nicky Henderson
no race 2020 [a]
2021 Monmiral Harry Cobden Paul Nicholls
2022 Knight Salute[b] Paddy Brennan Milton Harris

Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle Facts

  • The race is open to four-year-old horses only.
  • It is run over a distance of 2 miles and 1 furlong.
  • There are nine hurdles to be jumped during the race.
  • The race is run on the New Course at Aintree Racecourse.
  • The race was first run in 1976.
  • The race was won by Cooch Behar in 1976.

Summary of the Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices’ Hurdle

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