About the Mares Novices Hurdle
The Dawn Run Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle is the most recent addition to the Cheltenham Festival, and the UK’s premier novices hurdle race for mares. The Grade 2 race is run over a distance of 2 miles 179 yards over the Cheltenham New Course and features eight hurdles. Entry to the race is open to fillies and mares aged 4-years-old and above.
The Dawn Run Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle was created to attract the top novice mares in the United Kingdom, and presents a showcase of future mare talent that will be aimed at either the Mares Hurdle or the Champion Hurdle.
Betting on the Mares Novices Hurdle
It’s still early days in the Dawn Run Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle, and stable trends have yet to emerge in the race. However, as a Grade 2 race featuring novice racehorses, some things are to be expected. Quality is likely to win out over the long run, and the markets are likely to do a fairly good job of picking out genuine contenders, with the race’s end-of-day scheduling throwing off casual punters.
Results in the race to date bear this prediction out, with the antepost favourite enjoying an outstanding strike rate in the Dawn Run Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle. And with Willie Mullins formidable record in the race his entries in the Mares' Novices Hurdle should be among your race options.
Dawn Run Mares' Novices' Hurdle Past Winners
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