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13:50 Newbury 31 Dec 2016

Betfred Challow Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £22,780 - 8 ran

2m 4f 118y

Good to Soft (Soft in places)

4
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green and emerald green quartered cap (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)

6. Messire Des Obeaux (FR)

took keen hold, tracked clear leading pair, closed steadily 4 out, 2nd approaching 2 out, led between last two, hit last, ridden and stayed on strongly to go clear run-in

10/3 2Fav 4 11-7 143 D A JacobA King
2 2
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

2. Baltazar D'allier (FR)

held up off the pace disputing 5th, not fluent 4th, headway on inside tracking leaders after 3 out, 3rd 2 out, soon switched right, driven between last two, 2nd approaching the last, stayed on same pace run-in

9/2 5 11-7 - B J GeraghtyG Elliott
3
White, emerald green disc, emerald green sleeves, black armlets, black cap (Epds Racing Partnership 12 & Partner)

1. Ami Desbois (FR)

led until approaching 1st, chased leader and clear of rest, ridden and hanging left when lost 2nd approaching 2 out, continued to hang left, 4th and beaten when went left and mistake last, modest 3rd run-in

14/1 6 11-7 t 137 Kielan WoodsG P Mcpherson
4 ½
Black, yellow triple diamond, diabolo on sleeves and diamond on cap (Mr J P Romans)

4. Elegant Escape (IRE)

held up off the pace in 4th, pushed along before 3 out, edged left and outpaced 2 out, modest 4th run-in

8/1 4 11-7 137 T J O'BrienC L Tizzard
5
Royal blue, white cross belts, diamonds on sleeves, red and white quartered cap (Paul Brocklehurst & Partners)

5. Major Mac

led approaching 1st, set strong pace and soon clear with rival, reduced lead 4 out, ridden and headed between last two, dropped to 3rd and no extra when mistake last, weakened run-in

100/1 4 11-7 110 A P HeskinH Morrison
6 14
Navy blue, scarlet stripe and cap (Kimmins Family And Friends)

3. Cultivator

raced keenly, held up well off the pace in last pair, hit 2nd, pushed along and beaten when slightly hampered 3 out

9/1 5 11-7 140 N D FehilyN J Henderson
7 24
Royal blue, pink hoops, armlets and cap (Mrs Johnny De La Hey & Jeremy Kyle)

7. Peak To Peak (IRE)

held up off the pace disputing 5th, mistake 3rd, weakened before 3 out, soon behind and eased

20/1 4 11-7 - Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
F
Pink, red chevrons, pink sleeves, white stars, red cap, pink star (Mrs Barbara Hester)

8. Robin Roe (IRE)

held up well off the pace in rear, some headway into 6th, when fell heavily 3 out

7/4 Fav 5 11-7 - Harry SkeltonD Skelton

Off Time: 13:51:59

Winning Time: 4m 58.65s

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2016 23:50:49

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

took keen hold, tracked clear leading pair, closed steadily 4 out, 2nd approaching 2 out, led between last two, hit last, ridden and stayed on strongly to go clear run-in

10/3 2Fav 4 11-7 D A Jacob 143
2/6 09 Feb 2017 Hun 19½F GS  Cl1 NovHdlList £17,085 (J) to Keeper Hill (nk)   10/11 Fav 511-12 D A Jacob 146
3/15 15 Mar 2017 Che 21F GS  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £71,188 (J) to Willoughby Court (4L)   8/1 511-7 D A Jacob 146
3/13 08 Apr 2017 Ain 20F Gd  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £56,130 (J) to Finian's Oscar (6¼L)   7/2 2Fav 511-4 D A Jacob 146
2 2

held up off the pace disputing 5th, not fluent 4th, headway on inside tracking leaders after 3 out, 3rd 2 out, soon switched right, driven between last two, 2nd approaching the last, stayed on same pace run-in

9/2 5 11-7 B J Geraghty -
F/4 19 Mar 2017 Nav 22½F Hy  Hdl €11,088 (J) to Monbeg Notorious  8/11 Fav 611-4 D N Russell 140
3

led until approaching 1st, chased leader and clear of rest, ridden and hanging left when lost 2nd approaching 2 out, continued to hang left, 4th and beaten when went left and mistake last, modest 3rd run-in

14/1 6 11-7 t Kielan Woods 137
Won/8 04 Feb 2017 Wth 24F Sft  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,523 (J) bt Sam Red (3L)   15/8 Fav 711-12 Kielan Woods 137
5/15 17 Mar 2017 Che 24F Gd  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £71,188 (J) to Penhill (22L)   33/1 711-5 Kielan Woods 144
Won/4 08 Apr 2017 Ncs 20½F Gd  Cl4 NovHdl £3,249 (J) bt Just Minded (2L)   2/5 Fav 712-4 Wayne Hutchinson 143
Won/6 18 Nov 2017 Wth 15F GS  Cl4 NovCh £3,899 (J) bt Mortens Leam (¾L)   11/10 Fav 711-0 Kielan Woods -
Won/2 09 Dec 2017 Wth 19½F Sft  Cl3 NovCh £6,256 (J) bt A Vos Gardes (2¾L)   2/11 Fav 711-6 Kielan Woods 141
PU/5 01 Jan 2018 Che 21F Hy  Cl1 NovChGd2 £19,932 (J) to Yanworth  12/1 811-0 P J Brennan 141
4 ½

held up off the pace in 4th, pushed along before 3 out, edged left and outpaced 2 out, modest 4th run-in

8/1 4 11-7 T J O'Brien 137
5/10 28 Jan 2017 Che 20½F Sft  Cl1 NovHdlGd2 £17,085 (J) to Wholestone (26L)   12/1 511-10 T Scudamore 137
7/15 17 Mar 2017 Che 24F Gd  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £71,188 (J) to Penhill (26L)   100/1 511-5 T Scudamore 139
7/11 07 Apr 2017 Ain 24½F Gd  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £56,130 (J) to The Worlds End (31L)   25/1 511-4 T J O'Brien 138
2/6 15 Oct 2017 Chp 23½F Gd  Cl3 NovCh £6,498 (J) to Mia's Storm (3¼L)   11/4 2Fav 511-0 T Scudamore 137
2/5 07 Nov 2017 Exe 24F Sft  Cl2 NovCh £14,076 (J) to Ballyoptic (13L)   7/2 511-1 T Scudamore 137
Won/5 02 Dec 2017 Nbu 23½F GS  Cl1 NovChGd2 £22,780 (J) bt Black Corton (¾L)   5/1 511-2 H Cobden 137
5

led approaching 1st, set strong pace and soon clear with rival, reduced lead 4 out, ridden and headed between last two, dropped to 3rd and no extra when mistake last, weakened run-in

100/1 4 11-7 A P Heskin 110
8/9 28 Jan 2017 Don 24½F Gd  Cl1 NovHdlGd2 £17,085 (J) to Constantine Bay (93L)   33/1 511-2 David Bass 117
6 14

raced keenly, held up well off the pace in last pair, hit 2nd, pushed along and beaten when slightly hampered 3 out

9/1 5 11-7 N D Fehily 140
Won/10 18 Mar 2017 Kmp 21F Gd  Cl4 NovHdl £3,899 (J) bt Just Before Dawn (hd)   4/7 Fav 611-7 Nico de Boinville 140
8/13 08 Apr 2017 Ain 20F Gd  Cl1 NovHdlGd1 £56,130 (J) to Finian's Oscar (14½L)   14/1 611-4 B J Geraghty 140
PU/6 28 Oct 2017 Che 20F Gd  Cl2 NovCh £15,640 (J) to Double Treasure  4/1 611-3 Nico de Boinville -
2/4 20 Nov 2017 Les 16F GF  Cl3 Ch £7,596 (J) to Tommy Silver (3½L)   2/1 2Fav 611-2 Nico de Boinville -
4/4 11 Jan 2018 Les 20F Sft  Cl3 NovHcpCh £8,295 (J) to Acting Lass (61L)   11/2 711-5 Nico de Boinville 138
Won/9 12 May 2018 War 19F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £7,798 (J) bt I'm A Game Changer (shd)   12/1 711-10 Nico de Boinville 136
7 24

held up off the pace disputing 5th, mistake 3rd, weakened before 3 out, soon behind and eased

20/1 4 11-7 Sam Twiston-Davies -
3/10 10 Feb 2017 Kmp 21F GS  Cl4 NovHdlDiv1 £3,899 (J) to Get On The Yager (2¾L)   4/1 2Fav 511-11 Sam Twiston-Davies -
5/9 26 Feb 2017 Fon 19F GS  Cl4 NovHdl £4,549 (J) to Crystal Lad (28L)   9/4 2Fav 511-5 Sam Twiston-Davies 126
Won/4 16 Apr 2017 Plu 20½F GF  Cl4 NovHdl £3,249 (J) bt Our Reward (2¼L)   1/2 Fav 511-7 H Cobden 125
Won/3 28 Apr 2017 Chp 19½F GF  Cl4 NovHdl £3,574 (J) bt Jameson (¾L)   2/1 2Fav 511-11 H Cobden 125
3/18 14 Oct 2017 Chp 19½F GS  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £28,475 (J) to Court Minstrel (¾L)   10/1 510-1 H Cobden 125
PU/11 16 Feb 2019 Wcn 21½F Gd  Cl3 HcpHdl £6,628 (J) to Eragon De Chanay  11/4 Fav 711-8 Harry Skelton 129
F

held up well off the pace in rear, some headway into 6th, when fell heavily 3 out

7/4 Fav 5 11-7 Harry Skelton -
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Messire Des Obeaux 1st Baltazar D'allier 2nd
Ami Desbois 3rd Elegant Escape 4th
Major Mac 5th Cultivator 6th
Peak To Peak 7th
Robin Roe F
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £4.70
Tote Win £4.00 (6)
Tote Place £1.50 (6) , £1.70 (2) , £3.30 (1)
Tote Swinger £8.20 (1, 2) , £6.80 (1, 6) , £2.70 (2, 6)
Tote Exacta £18.60 (6, 2)
Tote Trifecta £152.20 (6, 2, 1)
CSF £17.91 (6, 2)
Tricast £174.02 (6, 2, 1)