• Grade 2 Hurdle Race
  • Run at Haydock
  • Distance is approx. 2m 110yds
  • 9 hurdles to be jumped
  • £75,000 purse
  • Weight – 11st 7lb (7lb fillies & mares allowance)
  • First winner was Starfen ridden by Tim Easterby and trained by Peter Easterby (1981)
  • Last year’s winner was Melodic Rendezvous ridden by Nick Schofield and trained by Jeremy Scott
  • Most successful jockey – Lorcan Wyer (2 winners)
  • Most successful trainer(s) – Nigel Twiston-Davies, Malcolm Jefferson, Martin Pipe & Peter Easterby (2 winners each)
  • Oldest winner – Rooster Booster (10 years old)