The Leopardstown Christmas Hurdle takes place each during the Leopardstown Christmas Meeting in December. It is part of an exciting four days of race and betting as some of the finest horses from Ireland and Britain compete.
Betting interest in this race in particular is fierce as it is a Grade Two affair and it often attracts some very fine contenders from both Britain and Ireland. It is a three mile race and it is one of the features of the Leopardstown Meeting.
Irish trainers have enjoyed plenty of success in the race in recent years and that is well worth noting when considering the ante-post betting, while Commanche Court used victory in this race as a springboard for future success as he went on to win the Punchestown Gold Cup and the Irish Grand National.
Other Grade One races at the Leopardstown Christmas Meeting include:
Odds will appear here when available...
Will appear here when available...
|1st||5. Zaidpour||R Walsh||W Mullins||5/4|
|2nd||2. Rule The World||D N Russell||M Morris||100/30|
|2001||Bannow Bay||Christy Roche|
|2002||Limestone Lad||James Bowe|
|2004||Emotional Moment||Tom Taaffe|
|2006||Celestial Wave||Adrian Maguire|
|2007||Sweet Kiln||Michael Bowe|
|2008||Catch Me||Edward O'Grady|
|2011||Voler La Vedette||Colm Murphy|
The Leopardstown Christmas Meeting offers a wealth of betting opportunities as the Irish racecourse hosts a thrilling four days of national hunt horse racing. There are several Grade One races each day and some of the top names from Ireland and Britain will be in attendance.
Several of the races will provide important pointers for where horses are at in their preparation for the Cheltenham Festival in March and you can find out more about the meeting and the individual races at our dedicated Christmas Meeting page.....
Betfred are amazingly offering double odds on your first bet with them, up to a stake unit of £10. In addition to this you can also claim a £25 free bet.
Open Account - Free £25 Bet With Betfred
Ladbrokes are one of the highest rated online bookmakers in the UK and are a superb choice for placing your bets. You can claim a free bet of up to £100 when opening a new account with Ladbrokes by clicking on one of the links on this site.
Bet £5 or more and Ladbrokes will match this with a free bet to the same stake unit.
Open Account - £100 Free Bet - Ladbrokes
Get free bets totalling £30 with bookmaker Sky Bet
Open Account - Open Account - Get £30 in free bets with Sky Bet
Those looking for some online casino entertainment ought to check out all the latest UK Casino Sign Up offers from the top operators including 32Red and many of the sports betting casinos.
There is excellent information, should you be interested in playing online blackjack, roulette, the best progressives or slots - Online Casino Betting with the best introductory offers