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Mar 15, 2017

Grade 1 Double on Day 2 of Cheltenham Festival for Tattersalls Ireland graduates

Cheltenham December Sale
Day two of the Cheltenham Festival saw an exceptional Grade 1 double for Tattersalls Ireland graduates with WILLOUGHBY COURT's hard fought and determined win of the Grade 1 Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle followed up by victory in the Grade 1 Weatherbys Champion Bumper by
FAYONAGH, the only mare to win the contest in twelve years. 

FAYONAGH
Grade 1 Weatherbys Champion Bumper
Sold: 2016 Cheltenham December Sale
Vendor: Ballybawn Stables
Price: £64,000
Purchaser: Maura Gittins

WILLOUGHBY COURT
Grade 1 Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle 
Sold: 2012 February NH Sale  
Vendor: Mr JH Kidd 
Price: €3,800
Purchaser: William Flood
Sold: 2012 November NH Sale  
Vendor: Boardsmill Stud
Price: €6,000
Purchaser: T Hillman