International Hurdle

Horses must be four years old or older to compete in the Grade 2 National Hunt hurdle race known as the International Hurdle in Great Britain.

There are eight hurdles to clear during the race, which is held on the New Course at Cheltenham over a distance of around 2 miles and 1 furlong (2 miles and 179 yards, or 3,382 metres). Every year in December, the race is planned to occur.

International Hurdle 2022 Odds

The International Hurdle odds are listed below:

The odds for this race have not yet been released.

International Hurdle 2022 Tips

The International 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 International 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.

International Hurdle Previous Winners

Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer
2013 The New One 5 Sam Twiston-Davies Nigel Twiston-Davies
2014 The New One 6 Sam Twiston-Davies Nigel Twiston-Davies
2015 Old Guard 4 Sam Twiston-Davies Paul Nicholls
2016 The New One 8 Richard Johnson Nigel Twiston-Davies
2017 My Tent Or Yours 10 Barry Geraghty Nicky Henderson
2018 Brain Power 7 Nico de Boinville Nicky Henderson
2019 Call Me Lord 6 James Bowen Nicky Henderson
2020 Song For Someone 5 Aidan Coleman Tom Symonds
2021 Guard Your Dreams 5 Sam Twiston-Davies Nigel Twiston-Davies

International Hurdle 2021 Result

Popular Questions

When is the International Hurdle?

The International Hurdle is held on Saturday 10th December 2022 at 3:00 pm.

The 15:00 race is held at Cheltenham Racecourse.

What are important facts about International Hurdle?

Here are some important facts about International Hurdle:

  • The International Hurdle is run at Cheltenham Racecourse, Great Britain
  • The International Hurdle is for horses aged 4 and over
  • The International Hurdle is a National Hunt Hurdle race in Great Britain
  • The International Hurdle distance is 2 miles and 1 furlong


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