Cheltenham 2017: Buveur D'Air wins Champion Hurdle

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Dates: 14-17 March Venue: Cheltenham
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Pre-race second favourite Buveur D’Air, ridden by Noel Fehily, stormed to victory in the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.

The Nicky Henderson-trained six-year-old, a 5-1 shot, came home ahead of My Tent Or Yours (16-1) and Petit Mouchoir (6-1).

It was Fehily’s second Champion Hurdle victory, and owner JP McManus’ 50th winner at Cheltenham.

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