Morgiana Hurdle Runner by Runner

1. Faugheen

Trainer - Willie Mullins

The 2015 Champion Hurdle winner Faugheen, looks to have turned over a new leaf, having won the Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown in April.

He won it in stunning fashion as well, dismissing stable companion Penhill - who won the English equivalent at Cheltenham a month earlier, by nearly fifteen lengths.

Mullins undecided by going chasing or remaining over hurdles at a longer distance, and this will be a key indicator.

Has been smashed up in the early ante post betting.

3. Samcro

Trainer - Gordon Elliott

Many calling this 6yo the second coming of Jesus, but he did not perform any miracles on his first start back from a summer break, when being beaten at Down Royal by Bedrock.

That was the first time he has been beaten when standing up to his fences, and maybe it is not so easy after all.

However, he cannot be dismissed like that, and ranaway with the Ballymore at Cheltenham in March, and the avenue towards the Champion Hurdle still beckons.

4. Sharjah

Trainer - Willie Mullins

Sharjah - who was third in the WKD Hurdle (Samcro 2nd), probably arrives here as the fittest competitor.

However, last season's supreme ninth has a lot of ground to make up on much better rivals, and may be slightly out of his depth.

On the other hand - a horse that progresses significantly from this stable never comes as a surprise.

5. Supasundae

Trainer - Jessica Harrington

Has ran with much credit over such a long period of time. Won the Punchestown Champion Hurdle back in April on most recent outing, although many would say the race was awarded to him when Melon and Samcro crashed out.

Be interesting to see where he ranks should all his rival stand up, but so consistent and always ends up running into a place. Strong contender, and cannot be ignored by not being trained by Ireland's top two.

6. Tombstone

Trainer - Gordon Elliott

Tombstone won at Limerick this time last month on his second run back from a summer break.

Great horse on his day, but another who is up against here it in this classy field.

Two time hurdle winner, and was fourth in that memorable Supreme Novice a few years ago - arguably the best bit of form in recent years; Altior 1st, Min 2nd, Buveur D'Air 3rd.

7. Wicklow Brave

Trainer - Willie Mullins

Completed a hat-trick of wins over the summer - all at short prices; with two runs on the flat.

However, he was disappointing in a Grade 3 at Tipperary on October 7th, beaten five lengths by Bedrock, who has since beaten Samcro and Sharjah - two of today's rivals.

Has much to find and needs to reproduce one of his career bests from some time ago.

Free Bets & Offers

🚀 Bet £5 Get £20 in Free Bets!
FIRST SINGLE & E/W BET ONLY. ODDS OF 1/1 OR GREATER.2 X £10 BET TOKENS. FREE BET STAKES NOT INCLUDED IN RETURNS. FREE BETS ARE NON WITHDRAWABLE. NO FREE BET EXPIRY. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS. FURTHER T&CS APPLY. 18+. BEGAMBLEAWARE.ORG
Claim Bonus
🥊 Tyson Fury to win by KO/TKO/DQ @ 100/1! 🥊
New Customers bet max £1 bet on Tyson Fury to win by KO, TKO or Disqualification and get a £5 Live Casino bonus;' 40x wagering to release winnings; 3 day expiry. If Tyson wins, get the Enhanced odds paid in free bets; to be used on any sports market; cashed out bets excluded. Offer available from 09:00GMT on Friday 14th February 2020 and 04:00GMT on Sunday 23rd February 2020. Credit or Debit card only, minimum deposit £5. Geographical Restrictions and T&Cs Apply. 18+ | begambleaware.org | Please gamble responsibly
Claim Bonus
GET A £20 RISK FREE FIRST BET!
New customers only. Sportsbook bets only, minimum odds 1/5 (1.2). Refunds are awarded as CASH, up to a max of £20 . Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal are eligible. Qualifying bet must be placed and settled within 30 days of account opening. T&Cs apply.
Claim Bonus
🚀 GET UP TO £50 IN FREE BETS 🚀
New customers only. Min deposit £20 to £50 to get free bets. Free bets rewarded as 4 free bets that total deposit amount. Free bets unlocked when real money bets (min odds 1/2) totalling free bet amount are placed within first 7 days. Min odds 1/2, 2+ legs & expire in 7 days. Winnings credited in cash. Full T&Cs apply.
Claim Bonus
🌟 Bet £5 & Get £30 in Free Bets 🌟
New customers only. Deposit and place a £5 qualifying bet add odds of 2.00 or greater within 7 days of opening a new account; excludes cashed out bets. Receive 2x £10 free sports bets, valid on set events only at odds 2.00 or greater, expires in 7 days, plus a £10 casino bonus, expires in 7 days. Wager the casino bonus 35x to withdraw winnings. Credit/debit card deposits only. Geographical restrictions and T&Cs apply. Please gamble responsibly.
Claim Bonus
🏆£20 RISK FREE first bet at Paddy Power on any sports market - money back in CASH if your selection loses 🏆
New customers only, limited to one per person. If you’ve previously had a Paddy Power account, you will not qualify for the offer. Place your FIRST bet on any Sportsbook market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is £20. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. T&Cs apply. Paddy's Rewards Club: Get a £10 free bet when you place 5x bets of £10+. T&Cs apply.
Claim Bonus
🔵 Bet £5 & Get £20 in Free Bets! 🔵
18+ Eligible UK+IRE players. Paypal & some deposit & bet types excl. Min first £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 7 days, stake not returned. No cashout, restrictions + T&Cs apply
Claim Bonus
Bet £10 & Get £30 In Free Bets 🚀
New Customers Only in UK. Min Deposit: £10. Free Bet up to £30. Credit/Debit Card deposits only. Free Bet credited upon playthrough of first deposit. Deposit must be wagered at 3/4 (1.75)+ Full Terms Apply
Claim Bonus
When The Fun Stops. Stop.