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Horse Racing

1978 Cheltenham Festival Winners

Winners at the 1978 Cheltenham Festival The Gold Cup and Triumph Hurdle were run in April after the original Thursday 16 March fixture was postponed due to snow 1978 National Hunt Meeting at Cheltenham Race Winner Jockey Odds Sun Alliance Novices Hurdle Mr Kildare T Carmody 8/11 Two Mile Champion …

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Horse Racing

1937 Champion Hurdle Result

Result of the 1937 Champion Hurdle The Winner was trained by E Gwilt Distances 2 lengths, short head Time 4 minutes 19.4 seconds 7 ran Position Horse Owner Jockey Age Weight Odds First Free Fare Mr B Warner G Pellerin 9 12-0 2/1 Second Our Hope Mr R Gubbins Captain …

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Horse Racing

1936 Champion Hurdle Result

Result of the 1936 Champion Hurdle The Winner was trained by M Blair Distances 3 lengths, 1½ lengths Time 3 minutes 58.4 seconds 8 ran Position Horse Owner Jockey Age Weight Odds First Victor Norman Mrs M Stephen H Nicholson 5 11-10 4/1 Second Free Fare Mr B Warner G …

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Horse Racing

1935 Champion Hurdle Result

Result of the 1935 Champion Hurdle The Winner was trained by F Brown Distances ½ length, ¾ length Time 4 minutes 0.2 seconds 11 ran Position Horse Owner Jockey Age Weight Odds First Lion Courage Mr R Fox-Carlyon G Wilson 7 12-0 100/8 Second Gay Light Mrs Crossman S Ingham …

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Horse Racing

1934 Champion Hurdle Result

Result of the 1934 Champion Hurdle The Winner was trained by I Anthony Distances 5 lengths, 6 lengths Time 4 minutes 17 seconds 5 ran Position Horse Owner Jockey Age Weight Odds First Chenago Mr GH Bostwick D Morgan 7 12-0 4/9 Second Pompelmoose Mr R Smith P Fitzgerald 4 …

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Horse Racing

1933 Champion Hurdle Result

Result of the 1933 Champion Hurdle The Winner was trained by A Briscoe Distances ¾ length, 8 lengths Time 4 minutes 37.6 seconds 5 ran Position Horse Owner Jockey Age Weight Odds First Insurance Miss D Paget W Stott 6 12-0 10/11 Second Windermere Laddie Mr R Bownass S Ingham …

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Flat Racing

1965 Epsom Derby Day Results – Sea Bird II

Winners from the 1965 Epsom Derby Day Race Meeting Wednesday 2nd June 1965 – Going Good Race Winner Jockey Odds Stewards’ Handicap (3y) El Ruedo D Smith 100/7 Lonsdale Stakes (2y) Kibenka R P Elliott 100/9 Derby Stakes (3y) Sea Bird II T P Glennon 7/4 St. James’s Stakes (3y …

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Closed Racecourses

Birmingham Racecourse Farewell (Evening) Meeting 1965 Monday June 21st

Winners from the last meeting at Birmingham Racecourse Monday 21st June 1965 – Going Good Race Winner Jockey Odds Chesterton Apprentice Plate Morris Dancer T Watson 6/5 Warwickshire Plate (2y) Golden Beige B Taylor 9/1 Letheby and Christopher Handicap Stakes (3y) London Way L Piggott 9/2 Bromford Handicap Selly Oak …

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Horse Racing

1932 Champion Hurdle Result

Result of the 1932 Champion Hurdle The Winner was trained by A Briscoe Distances 12 lengths, distance Time 4 minutes 14⅕ seconds 3 ran Position Horse Owner Jockey Age Weight Odds First Insurance Miss D Paget T Leader 5 11-10 4/5 Second Song of Essex Sir H Nugent W Parvin …

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Horse Racing

1930 Champion Hurdle Result

Result of the 1930 Champion Hurdle The Winner was trained by J Anthony Distances head, short head Time 4 minutes 20⅕ seconds 5 ran Position Horse Owner Jockey Age Weight Odds First Brown Tony Mrs J de Selincourt T Cullinan 4 11-0 7/2 Second Clear Cash Sir John Grey G …

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