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Michael Purcell Memorial Novice Hurdle

The Michael Purcell Novice Hurdle is a Grade 2 National Hunt race in Ireland. It is run at Thurles Racecourse in March, over a distance of 2 miles and 4 furlongs.

The race was first run in 2004.

Recent Winners

  • Amateur jockeys indicated by "Mr".





2004 Kim Fontaine Ruby Walsh Willie Mullins
2005 Teeming Rain David Casey Charlie Swan
2006 Mounthenry Andrew McNamara Charles Byrnes
2007 Kazal Barry Geraghty Eoin Griffin
2008 Cooldine Ruby Walsh Willie Mullins
2009 Clan Tara Davy Russell Paul Nolan

See also


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