2016 Fred Winter Handicap Hurdle

The Fred Winter Handicap Hurdle is a Grade 3 event for novice hurdlers run during the course of the annual Cheltenham Festival at Prestbury Park.

The race is run over a distance of 2 miles 110 yards on the Cheltenham Old Course, and is one of the ‘sprint’ hurdle handicaps of the Cheltenham meeting. Entry is restricted to 4-year-old novices.

The Fred Winter Handicap Hurdle dates back to 2005. The race was added to the Cheltenham Festival card during the meeting’s expansion from a three to four day event, and commemorates the contribution made by legendary trainer, Fred Winter, to national hunt racing.

Fred Winter Handicap Hurdle Betting Odds

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Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) (Class 1) - 16:50
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Diego Du Charmil 13/2 13/2 13/2 6 7
Campeador 10 9 8 11 10
Fixe Le Kap 12 11 11 12 10
Jaleo 11 10 12 10 11
Missy Tata 12 10 12 11 10
Voix Du Reve 14 11 14 14 14
Messire Des Obeaux 14 14 12 16 12
Ardamir 16 14 16 16 16
Kasakh Noir 14 14 16 16 16
Romain De Senam 25 20 25 20 22
Coo Star Sivola 20 14 20 14 22
Our Thomas 18 16 20 20 20
Le Curieux 28 25 20 25 18
Harley Rebel 25 20 25 25 25
Pillard 25 25 25 25 25
Duke Street 25 25 25 28 20
Akavit 33 28 28 25 28
Paddys Runner 28 25 33 28 33
Duke Of Medina 40 40 33 40 33
Wolfcatcher 40 33 33 33 28
Doubly Clever 50 50 33 50 33
Chic Name 100 66 40 66 40

Fred Winter Handicap Hurdle Winners

Novices’ races are unpredictable affairs, and even more so when weights are involved. As a result the winners of this race have been of variable quality and most have faded into anonymity after taking victory at the Cheltenham Festival.