Horses

Top Arkle Trophy Horses

We have put just three of the best horses who have either won or been second in this great race to indicate the quality of the field. Horses who do well in this race usually go on to bigger and better things and the same will apply this year. Check out the Arkle Chase runners before making any Arkle Champion Chase Free bet.

Azertyuiop was a top-class 2 mile steeplechaser. He won the Arkle Trophy in 2003 and then went on to win Queen Mother Chase in 2004 and also came third in the Queen mother in 2005. He was trained by Paul Nicholls and top Irish jockey, Ruby Walsh rode him in every chase with the exception of one. He was owned by John Hales who also owned One Man who won the 1998 Queen Mother Champion Chase and the 1995 and 1996 King George VI Chase. His name means the the top row of a French typewrite

Moscow Flyer was one of the great National Hunt horses ever, over a distances between 2 miles and 2 1/2 miles He won the Arkle Trophy Champion Chase in 2002 then went on to win the Queen Mother Champion Chase in 2003 and 2005. He also won the Tingle Creek in 2003 and 2004. He was trained by Jessica Harrington and ridden by Barry Geraghty in most of his races.

Kicking King although never a winner of the Arkle Trophy, Kicking King was runner up to Well Chief in 2004, but he then went on to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup the following year. He was trained by Tom Taafe. He also won the King George VI Chase in 2004 and 2005. He was also second in the 2003 Supreme Novices Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival