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Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?

Nail your colours to the mast.

Ruby Walsh celebrated last year but will he triumph this time?
Ruby Walsh celebrated last year but will he triumph this time?
Image: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

THE 2016 CHELTENHAM festival finally rolls around today will all eyes on the big race of the day – the Champion Hurdle at 3.30pm.

So we want to know who’s your money on?

First the ante-post favourite Faugheen was ruled out with a ligament injury and then another Willie Mullins horse Arctic Fire was withdrawn last month.

It leaves a fascinating contest in store with Annie Power the favourite followed closely by Nichols Canyon and Identity Thief.

Let us know your fancy.


Poll Results:

Annie Power (1299)
Identity Thief (421)
Nichols Canyon (327)
The New One (242)
My Tent Or Yours (182)
Other (108)






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