Scottish Champion Hurdle

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

There are nine hurdles to clear during the race, which is conducted in Ayr, South Ayrshire, over a distance of around 2 miles (3,219 metres).

It is a limited handicap race that is slated to happen in April each year.

Scottish Champion Hurdle

Scottish Champion Hurdle 2022 Odds

The Scottish Champion Hurdle odds are listed below:

The odds for this race have not yet been released.

Scottish Champion Hurdle Tips

The Scottish Champion 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 Scottish Champion 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.

Scottish Champion Hurdle Previous Winners

Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer
2013 Court Minstrel 6 Adam Wedge Evan Williams
2014 Cockney Sparrow 5 Dean Pratt John Quinn
2015 Cheltenian 9 Richard Johnson Philip Hobbs
2016 Ch’Tibello 5 Harry Skelton Dan Skelton
2017 Chesterfield 7 Daniel Sansom Seamus Mullins
2018 Midnight Shadow 5 Danny Cook Sue Smith
2019 Verdana Blue 7 Connor Brace Nicky Henderson
no race 2020 [b]
2021 Milkwood 7 Sam Twiston-Davies Neil Mulholland
2022 Anna Bunina 6 Sean Bowen John C McConnell

Scottish Champion Hurdle 2022 Result

Scottish Champion Hurdle Facts

  • The Scottish Champion Hurdle is a Grade 2 National Hunt hurdle race in Britian which is open to horses aged four years or older.
  • The race is run on the second day of the three-day Ayr Gold Cup Festival at Ayr Racecourse over a distance of about 2 miles, and during its running there are nine hurdles to be jumped.
  • The race was first run in 1966.

Summary of the Scottish Champion Hurdle

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