Alpha Des Obeaux on track for World Hurdle after Galmoy Gowran success

• Cheltenham Festival the next stop for very convincing winner
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The World Hurdle at Cheltenham in March seems likely to be the only feature event at the four-day Festival meeting with a favourite trained in Britain, but the challenge from Ireland is mounting steadily and Alpha Des Obeaux promises to be a worthy addition to the squad after a convincing success in Thursday’s Galmoy Hurdle at Gowran Park.

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