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14:10 Cheltenham 13 Mar 2019

RSA Insurance Novices' Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £98,472 - 12 ran

3m 80y

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

2
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Dark green, white chevron, light green sleeves, dark green and white check cap (Mr Chris Giles & Mr&Mrs P K Barber)

10. Topofthegame (IRE)

in touch in mid-division, headway from 4 out, challenged last, soon led, driven and edged right flat, holding 2nd towards finish, stayed on well

4/1 7 11-4 t 155 H CobdenP F Nicholls
2 ½
Grey, white epaulets (Mr & Mrs R Kelvin-hughes)

8. Santini

tracked leaders, stumbled just after 4 out, challenged 3 out, led after next, headed soon after last, stayed on, held towards finish

3/1 2Fav 7 11-4 153 Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
3
Maroon, white star, armlets and star on cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

2. Delta Work (FR)

mostly in touch in mid-division until closed 13th, led 3 out, headed after 2 out, slightly checked after last, switched right, 3rd and held after, kept on

15/8 Fav 6 11-4 t h 155 D N RussellG Elliott
4 16
Purple, pink stars, purple sleeves, purple cap, pink star (Wendy & Malcolm Hezel)

4. Mister Malarky

held up towards rear, slow 2nd, headway before 3 out, soon ridden, no impression on leaders from 2 out

20/1 6 11-4 148 R M PowerC L Tizzard
5 ½
Maroon, white star & armlet, white cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

5. Mortal (IRE)

held up in rear on inside, headway 3 out, every chance home turn, beaten from 2 out, no extra

20/1 7 11-4 t 147 Rachael BlackmoreJoseph P O'Brien
6 2
Black and white check, diabolo on sleeves (Hyde Hill Moran Outhart and Trembath)

3. Drovers Lane (IRE)

tracked leaders, lost place after 2nd, headway 12th, not fluent 14th, ridden and not able to go with leaders before 2 out, no extra

20/1 7 11-4 150 WS Sean BowenMiss R Curtis
7 6
Champagne, black hoops and sleeves, red cap (Mr Charles C Walker)

1. Count Meribel

held up towards rear, mistake 7th, pushed along after 4 out, effort to chase leaders next, outpaced home turn, 6th and no impression when mistake 2 out, weakened after, mistake last

66/1 7 11-4 147 M D GrantN A Twiston-Davies
8 1
Yellow, royal blue diamond and sleeves (The Garratt Family)

6. Now Mcginty (IRE)

tracked leaders on inside, lost place 14th, last 4 out, well behind next

33/1 8 11-4 p 145 T J O'BrienStuart Edmunds
PU
Red, white sleeves, blue and white striped cap (Mr A D Spence)

7. On The Blind Side (IRE)

towards rear, struggling in last 7th, behind 9th, pulled up before 13th

14/1 7 11-4 p1 149 N D FehilyN J Henderson
PU
Royal blue, white hoops, maroon sleeves and cap (McNeill Family)

9. The Worlds End (IRE)

led until 4th, stayed handy, slow 5th, lost place before 3 out, soon behind, pulled up before 2 out

16/1 8 11-4 p1 155 P J BrennanT R George
F
Red, yellow seams, striped sleeves and cap (Harbour Rose Partnership)

11. Top Ville Ben (IRE)

prominent until fell 6th

33/1 7 11-4 h 147 Sean QuinlanP A Kirby
PU
Black, yellow seams, black and white striped sleeves, black cap, yellow star (The Land Value Partnership)

12. Drinks Interval

slowly away, behind until closed 3rd, led next, headed 3 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last

100/1 7 10-11 t 145 R JohnsonC L Tizzard

Off Time: 14:11:31

Winning Time: 6m 17.26s

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2019 12:29:30

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

in touch in mid-division, headway from 4 out, challenged last, soon led, driven and edged right flat, holding 2nd towards finish, stayed on well

4/1 7 11-4 t H Cobden 155
2/6 05 Apr 2019 Ain 25F Sft  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,130 (J) to Lostintranslation (6L)   10/11 Fav 711-4 H Cobden 163
2 ½

tracked leaders, stumbled just after 4 out, challenged 3 out, led after next, headed soon after last, stayed on, held towards finish

3/1 2Fav 7 11-4 Nico de Boinville 153
3

mostly in touch in mid-division until closed 13th, led 3 out, headed after 2 out, slightly checked after last, switched right, 3rd and held after, kept on

15/8 Fav 6 11-4 t h D N Russell 155
Won/8 30 Apr 2019 Pun 24½F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €59,000 (J) bt Discorama (12L)   13/8 Fav 611-10 D N Russell 159
4 16

held up towards rear, slow 2nd, headway before 3 out, soon ridden, no impression on leaders from 2 out

20/1 6 11-4 R M Power 148
2/18 06 Apr 2019 Ain 25F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £42,202 (J) to Kildisart (5L)   11/2 2Fav 611-11 Jonjo O'Neill Jr. 147
5 ½

held up in rear on inside, headway 3 out, every chance home turn, beaten from 2 out, no extra

20/1 7 11-4 t Rachael Blackmore 147
6 2

tracked leaders, lost place after 2nd, headway 12th, not fluent 14th, ridden and not able to go with leaders before 2 out, no extra

20/1 7 11-4 Sean Bowen 150
4/8 30 Apr 2019 Pun 24½F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €59,000 (J) to Delta Work (22L)   33/1 711-10 P Townend 148
7 6

held up towards rear, mistake 7th, pushed along after 4 out, effort to chase leaders next, outpaced home turn, 6th and no impression when mistake 2 out, weakened after, mistake last

66/1 7 11-4 M D Grant 147
8 1

tracked leaders on inside, lost place 14th, last 4 out, well behind next

33/1 8 11-4 p T J O'Brien 145
PU

towards rear, struggling in last 7th, behind 9th, pulled up before 13th

14/1 7 11-4 p1 N D Fehily 149
2/7 27 Apr 2019 San 21½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £31,322 (J) to Younevercall (9L)   11/4 J2Fav 711-3 Nico de Boinville 147
PU

led until 4th, stayed handy, slow 5th, lost place before 3 out, soon behind, pulled up before 2 out

16/1 8 11-4 p1 P J Brennan 155
9/15 06 Apr 2019 Ain 24½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £101,034 (J) to If The Cap Fits (33L)   25/1 811-7 P J Brennan 152
F

prominent until fell 6th

33/1 7 11-4 h Sean Quinlan 147
Won/5 19 Mar 2019 Wth 24F Sft  Cl3 NovCh £7,343 (J) bt Sam's Gunner (37L)   Evens Fav 711-8 Sean Quinlan 147
3/6 05 Apr 2019 Ain 25F Sft  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,130 (J) to Lostintranslation (6½L)   14/1 711-4 Sean Quinlan 147
PU

slowly away, behind until closed 3rd, led next, headed 3 out, soon weakened, pulled up before last

100/1 7 10-11 t R Johnson 145
F/9 13 Apr 2019 Ayr 24F Gd  Cl2 NovHcpCh £62,560 (J) to Molly The Dolly  8/1 711-9 Sam Twiston-Davies 139
PU/8 26 Apr 2019 Per 24F GS  Cl1 ChList £19,932 (J) to My Old Gold  5/1 711-0 Jonjo O'Neill Jr. 139
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Santini 2nd Mister Malarky 4th
Delta Work 3rd Mortal 5th
Drovers Lane 6th Count Meribel 7th
Now Mcginty 8th On The Blind Side PU
The Worlds End PU
Top Ville Ben F
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £5.30
Tote Win £4.30 (10)
Tote Place £1.60 (10) , £1.50 (8) , £1.60 (2)
Tote Swinger £1.60 (2, 8) , £1.90 (2, 10) , £2.70 (8, 10)
Tote Exacta £14.90 (10, 8)
Tote Trifecta £33.50 (10, 8, 2)
CSF £15.10 (10, 8)
Tricast £28.91 (10, 8, 2)