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Ascot Hurdle

The Ascot Hurdle is a Grade 2 National Hunt hurdle race in Great Britain which is open to horses aged four years or older. It is run at Ascot over a distance of about 2 miles and 3½ furlongs (3,923 metres), and during its running there are eleven hurdles to be jumped. The race is scheduled to take place each year in November.

Winners since 1978






1978 Kybo 5 Gerry Enright Josh Gifford
1979 Connaught Ranger 5 Colin Tinkler Fred Rimell
1980 Connaught Ranger 6 John Burke Fred Rimell
1981 Lumen 6 Richard Rowe Josh Gifford
1982 Al Kuwait 6 John Francome Fred Winter
1983 Dawn Run 5 Jonjo O'Neill Paddy Mullins
1984 Gaye Brief 7 Richard Linley Mercy Rimell
1985 Gaye Brief 8 Richard Linley Mercy Rimell
1986 Ibn Majed 4 John McLaughlin Chuck Spares
1987 Sabin du Loir 8 Peter Scudamore Martin Pipe
1988 Sabin du Loir 9 Peter Scudamore Martin Pipe
1989 Nodform 5 Richard Rowe Josh Gifford
1990 Morley Street 6 Jimmy Frost Toby Balding
1992 Muse 5 Paul Holley David Elsworth
1993 King Credo 8 Adrian Maguire Steve Woodman
1994 Oh So Risky 7 Paul Holley David Elsworth
1995 Large Action 7 Jamie Osborne Oliver Sherwood
1996 Muse 9 Paul Holley David Elsworth
1997 Pridwell 7 Tony McCoy Martin Pipe
1998 Juyush 6 Timmy Murphy Jim Old
1999 Wahiba Sands 6 Tony McCoy Martin Pipe
2000 Kates Charm 7 John McNamara Robert Alner
2001 Baracouda 6 Thierry Doumen François Doumen
2002 Baracouda 7 Thierry Doumen François Doumen
2003 Mr Cool 9 Tony McCoy Martin Pipe
2004 Monet's Garden [1] 6 Tony Dobbin Nicky Richards
2005 No Refuge [1] 5 Graham Lee Howard Johnson
2006 Hardy Eustace 9 Conor O'Dwyer Dessie Hughes
2007 Hardy Eustace 10 Conor O'Dwyer Dessie Hughes
2008 Chomba Womba 7 Barry Geraghty Nicky Henderson
2009 Zaynar 4 Andrew Tinkler Nicky Henderson

1 The 2004 and 2005 runnings took place at Windsor.


  • Ladbrokes Pocket Companion 1990/91. Aesculus Press. 1990. p. 40. ISBN 1-871093-21-X. 

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