Thursday 14 November 2019

Quiz Answers

1. 14 (a record)

2. 39

3. Norton's Coin (ridden by Graham McCourt)

4. To become the first horse to win at six successive Festivals (She has won five Mares' Hurdles in succession)

5. Urubande (1996 Sun Alliance Hurdle)

6. Commanche Court (2002), Truckers Tavern (2003) and Sir Rembrandt (2004)

7. Kim Bailey and Norman Williamson

8. Richard Johnson, Barry Geraghty, Graham Lee (on the Flat), Robert Thornton, Ruby Walsh, AP McCoy

9. Philip Hobbs (Or Royal in 1997 Arkle)

10. High winds

11. Jamie Spencer

12. Scolardy (2002)

13. 7

14. Roman Hackle (1940) and Mont Tremblant (1952)

15. The Fellow (1994)

16. War of Attrition (2006)

17. Hatton's Grace (1949-51), Sir Ken (1952-54), Persian War (1968-70), See You Then (1985-87), Istabraq (1998-2000)

18. He was the first horse to reclaim the race, after winning in 2007 and losing to Denman in 2008

19. They have all ridden and trained a Champion Hurdles winner

20. Ventana Canyon (Edward O'Grady, 1996)

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