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Katchit

Katchit
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Katchit at the 2007 Fighting Fifth Hurdle
Sire Kalanisi
Dam Miracle
Damsire Ezzoud
Gender Gelding
Foaled 2003
Country England
Color Bay
Breeder Whitley Stud
Owner Tim Corby
D S J P Syndicate
Trainer Mick Channon
Alan King
Record 34: 11-9-4
Earnings £571,687
Summary
Katchit is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Miracle by Kalanisi. He was born around 2003 in England, and was bred by Whitley Stud.
Major wins
Champion Hurdle (2008)
Kingwell Hurdle (2008)
Triumph Hurdle (2007)
Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices' Hurdle (2007)
Finesse Juvenile Novices' Hurdle(2007)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on June 30, 2009

Katchit (born 23 February 2003) is an Irish Thoroughbred racehorse, the peak of whose flat racing and hurdling career came in 2008 when, against the odds, he won the Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival. No Triumph Hurdle winner had gone on to win the Champion Hurdle since Persian War in 1968, and 73 five-year-olds had been beaten in the race since See You Then registered the last five-year-old success in 1985. By Kalanisi and out of Miracle, the six-year-old is owned by the D S J P Syndicate and trained by Alan King at Barbury Castle in Wiltshire.




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