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Neptune Novices Hurdle Trials

The Neptune (formally the Ballymore Properties) Novices Hurdle is run on the Wednesday of the Cheltenham Festival meeting over 2m 5f and has been a good race for favourites over the years. As with any novice race there are plenty of options for trainers to get their horses into shape come Festival time. The below list is a good guide as to which races have been traditionally used as trials for the Ballymore Novices Hurdle.

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List of Neptune Novices Hurdle Trial Races

DATE RACECOURSE RACE NAME WINNER
09/10/2016 Chepstow Persian War Novices' Hurdle El Bandit 13/2
11/11/2016 Cheltenham Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle Peregrine Run 13/2
21/11/2016 Navan 'Monksfield' Novice Hurdle Death Duty 11/10 Fav
03/12/2016 Sandown Winter Novices' Hurdle Messire Des Obeaux 11/4
12/12/2016 Navan Navan Novice Hurdle Death Duty 6/4
27/12/2016 Newbury Challow Novices' Hurdle Messire Des Obeaux 10/3
31/12/2016 Newbury Heroes Introductory Hurdle William Henry 4/1 Fav
01/01/2017 Cheltenham Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle Coo Star Sivola 9/2
03/01/2017 Sandown 32red Tolworth Hurdle Finian's Oscar 11/10 Fav
14/01/2017 Warwick Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle Willougby Court 11/4
28/01/2017 Cheltenham Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle Wholestone 11/4 Fav
12/02/2017 Leopardstown Deloitte Novice Hurdle Bacardys 12/1

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