Cheltenham - At The Races

17:30 Cheltenham 13 Mar 2018

Close Brothers Novices' Handicap Chase (Listed) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £39,865 - 19 ran

7

2m 4f 78y

Soft (Heavy in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Dark green, maroon stars, maroon cap (Mr T P Radford)

20. Mister Whitaker (IRE)

held up in touch in mid-division, headway before 3 out, ridden to chase front pair approaching last, stayed on strongly to challenge inside final 100 yards, led post

13/2 6 11-2 137 B HughesM R Channon
2 hd
Black, white seams, white sleeves, black armlets, black cap (Matt & Lauren Morgan)

8. Rather Be (IRE)

tracked leaders, went 2nd before 2 out, driven to challenge between last 2, ridden after last, led flat, stayed on under pressure when hard pressed inside final 100 yards, headed post

12/1 7 11-8 143 J McGrathN J Henderson
3
White, dark blue star, sleeves and cap (D O'donohoe, J Cavanagh, S Nelson)

10. Rocklander (IRE)

pressed leader, led 3rd, ridden when hard pressed after 2 out, headed flat, kept on until no extra in 3rd inside final 100 yards

25/1 9 11-7 142 A P HeskinT R George
4 8
Dark blue and yellow (quartered), striped sleeves (Paul & Clare Rooney)

7. Barney Dwan (IRE)

prominent, pressed leader after 4 out, ridden after 2 out, one pace before last, well held in 4th flat

15/2 8 11-8 143 N D FehilyF O'Brien
5
Yellow, red star, yellow sleeves, white armlets, yellow cap, red star (Mr J Hales)

13. Ibis Du Rheu (FR)

tracked leaders, driven and effort after 3 out, ridden after next, one pace when blundered and pecked last, well held flat

25/1 7 11-6 t 141 Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
6 2
Dark blue and white diabolo, hooped sleeves and cap (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)

14. Jameson

mid-division, driven after 3 out, ridden and kept on under pressure from last, never troubled leaders

40/1 6 11-5 140 Thomas BellamyN A Twiston-Davies
7 shd
Purple, yellow stripe, striped cap (Louisville Syndicate)

19. Kayf Adventure

held up towards rear, slightly hampered 9th, outpaced after 3 out, ridden after next, plugged on flat, never theatened leaders

25/1 7 11-3 138 R JohnsonP J Hobbs
8
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

2. Any Second Now (IRE)

mid-division, close up on outside after 7th, ridden after 3 out, one pace and no impression before next, weakened flat

5/1 Fav 6 11-10 145 M P WalshT M Walsh
9 14
Red, white star, red sleeves, black stars, white cap, red star (S Such & Cg Paletta)

18. Ballyhill (FR)

led to 3rd, tracked leaders, blundered 5 out, lost place 3 out, soon weakened

25/1 7 11-0 138 Jamie Bargary (3)N A Twiston-Davies
10 ¾
Dark green, light blue hoops (The Pantechnicons Iv)

12. Western Miller (IRE)

mid-division, tracked leaders 7th, driven and lost place after 3 out, weakened last

100/1 7 11-6 t 141 J J BurkeC E Longsdon
11 hd
Emerald green and yellow (quartered), white sleeves and cap (Mr Trevor Hemmings)

1. Testify (IRE)

in touch, pressed leader from 4th, hit and lost place 4 out, soon pushed along, weakened from next

11/1 7 11-10 145 W T KennedyD McCain Jnr
PU
Maroon, white star, armlets and star on cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

3. Tycoon Prince (IRE)

mid-division, blundered badly and lost place 4 out, not recover and pulled up before next

25/1 8 11-9 t 144 1 J W KennedyG Elliott
B
Maroon and yellow diamonds, halved sleeves, yellow cap (John White & Anne Underhill)

4. Le Rocher (FR)

tracked leaders, blundered and lost place 7th, towards rear when hampered and brought down 9th

14/1 8 11-9 144 T ScudamoreNick Williams
PU
Emerald Green, Yellow hoops, Emerald Green cap, White star (Mr John P McManus)

5. Demi Sang (FR)

mid-division, lost place 8th, behind from 11th, weakened 5 out, pulled up before next

20/1 5 11-9 145 B J GeraghtyW P Mullins
PU
Grey, grey and black check cap (Clipper Logistics Group Ltd)

6. Conrad Hastings (IRE)

mistake 3rd, always in rear, tailed off 3 out, pulled up before next

66/1 7 11-3 143 1 D Robinson (5)H de Bromhead
PU
Orange, orange and emerald green quartered cap (Ives/ashley/vasey Partnership)

9. De Plotting Shed (IRE)

mid-division, headway before 3 out, soon outpaced and beaten, pulled up before next

11/2 2Fav 8 11-8 t 143 D N RussellG Elliott
F
Royal blue, pink hoop (Mr & Mrs William Rucker)

15. Report To Base (IRE)

chased leaders to 3rd, mid-division, fell 9th

14/1 6 11-4 139 Adam WedgeEvan Williams
F
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

16. Livelovelaugh (IRE)

held up behind, fell 6th

10/1 8 11-4 139 2 R WalshW P Mullins
PU
Emerald green, purple stars, striped sleeves and stars on cap (Mr A R W Marsh)

17. Markov (IRE)

mistake 1st, soon towards rear on outside, lost touch and pulled up after 7th

66/1 8 11-3 138 D A JacobBen Pauling
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Off Time: 17:30:45

Winning Time: 5m 28.80s

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2018 11:32:53

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

held up in touch in mid-division, headway before 3 out, ridden to chase front pair approaching last, stayed on strongly to challenge inside final 100 yards, led post

13/2 6 11-2 B Hughes 137
2 hd

tracked leaders, went 2nd before 2 out, driven to challenge between last 2, ridden after last, led flat, stayed on under pressure when hard pressed inside final 100 yards, headed post

12/1 7 11-8 J McGrath 143
3

pressed leader, led 3rd, ridden when hard pressed after 2 out, headed flat, kept on until no extra in 3rd inside final 100 yards

25/1 9 11-7 A P Heskin 142
F/16 14 Apr 2018 Ain 25F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £42,202 (J) to Thomas Patrick  7/1 J2Fav 911-2 A P Heskin 145
PU/7 12 May 2018 Hdo 20½F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Beggar's Wishes  7/2 2Fav 911-12 P J Brennan 145
5/5 12 Oct 2018 New 21F Hy  Cl2 Ch £18,705 (J) to Beggar's Wishes (40)   4/1 911-0 J J Burke 145
4 8

prominent, pressed leader after 4 out, ridden after 2 out, one pace before last, well held in 4th flat

15/2 8 11-8 N D Fehily 143
F/16 21 Apr 2018 Ayr 24F Gd  Cl2 NovHcpCh £64,980 (J) to Crosshue Boy  4/1 Fav 811-12 N D Fehily 143
5/9 14 Oct 2018 Chp 19½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £25,024 (J) to Charbel (10¼)   5/1 811-1 N D Fehily 143
5

tracked leaders, driven and effort after 3 out, ridden after next, one pace when blundered and pecked last, well held flat

25/1 7 11-6 t Sam Twiston-Davies 141
5/16 14 Apr 2018 Ain 25F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £42,202 (J) to Thomas Patrick (13¾)   7/1 J2Fav 710-11 Sam Twiston-Davies 140
6 2
Dark blue and white diabolo, hooped sleeves and cap (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)

14. Jameson

mid-division, driven after 3 out, ridden and kept on under pressure from last, never troubled leaders

40/1 6 11-5 Thomas Bellamy 140
5/16 18 Apr 2018 Che 21F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd2 £34,170 (J) to Traffic Fluide (11¼)   7/1 C2Fav 610-4 Sam Twiston-Davies 140
7 shd

held up towards rear, slightly hampered 9th, outpaced after 3 out, ridden after next, plugged on flat, never theatened leaders

25/1 7 11-3 R Johnson 138
2/7 24 Mar 2018 Nbu 20F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £12,660 (J) to Tiquer (8)   15/8 Fav 711-0 R Johnson 137
8

mid-division, close up on outside after 7th, ridden after 3 out, one pace and no impression before next, weakened flat

5/1 Fav 6 11-10 M P Walsh 145
9 14

led to 3rd, tracked leaders, blundered 5 out, lost place 3 out, soon weakened

25/1 7 11-0 Jamie Bargary (3) 138
PU/12 20 Apr 2018 Ayr 20½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £28,475 (J) to Value At Risk  12/1 711-3 Jamie Bargary 136
8/9 14 Oct 2018 Chp 19½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £25,024 (J) to Charbel (27)   6/1 710-6 Sam Twiston-Davies 134
10 ¾

mid-division, tracked leaders 7th, driven and lost place after 3 out, weakened last

100/1 7 11-6 t J J Burke 141
2/8 20 Apr 2018 Sth 15½F Gd  Cl4 NovCh £4,614 (J) to Peter The Mayo Man (6)   11/10 2Fav 711-4 J J Burke 138
11 hd

in touch, pressed leader from 4th, hit and lost place 4 out, soon pushed along, weakened from next

11/1 7 11-10 W T Kennedy 145
PU/9 13 Apr 2018 Ain 25F Sft  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,130 (J) to Terrefort  16/1 711-4 B S Hughes 145
PU

mid-division, blundered badly and lost place 4 out, not recover and pulled up before next

25/1 8 11-9 t J W Kennedy 144 1
9/9 01 Apr 2018 Fai 20F SH  Cl1 ChGd1 €59,000 (J) to Al Boum Photo (57)   50/1 811-10 S W Flanagan 143
PU/24 26 Apr 2018 Pun 16F Y/Sft  HcpCh €38,350 (J) to Cadmium  16/1 811-2 D N Russell 142
B

tracked leaders, blundered and lost place 7th, towards rear when hampered and brought down 9th

14/1 8 11-9 T Scudamore 144
3/5 12 Oct 2018 New 21F Hy  Cl2 Ch £18,705 (J) to Beggar's Wishes (11¼)   5/1 811-6 T Scudamore 144
PU

mid-division, lost place 8th, behind from 11th, weakened 5 out, pulled up before next

20/1 5 11-9 B J Geraghty 145
PU/18 25 Apr 2018 Pun 20F Y  HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Patricks Park  12/1 510-8 B J Geraghty 144
PU

mistake 3rd, always in rear, tailed off 3 out, pulled up before next

66/1 7 11-3 D Robinson (5) 143 1
PU/18 27 Apr 2018 Pun 21F Sft  HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Kemboy  25/1 711-4 N D Fehily 141
3/10 25 Jun 2018 Klb 20F Gd  HcpCh €15,375 (J) to Draycott Place (2)   4/1 J2Fav 711-9 D N Russell 140
8/22 01 Aug 2018 Gal 22½F Y  HcpCh €147,500 (J) to Clarcam (22)   40/1 710-7 A E Lynch 141
4/14 09 Sep 2018 Lst 20F Gd  HcpCh €23,600 (J) to Black Scorpion (11¼)   11/1 711-7 D N Russell 140
PU

mid-division, headway before 3 out, soon outpaced and beaten, pulled up before next

11/2 2Fav 8 11-8 t D N Russell 143
2/14 17 Apr 2018 Fai 16½F SH  Ch €9,240 (J) to Screaming Colours (1)   8/13 Fav 811-12 D N Russell 142
PU/18 27 Apr 2018 Pun 21F Sft  HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Kemboy  16/1 811-5 D N Russell 142
F/22 01 Aug 2018 Gal 22½F Y  HcpCh €147,500 (J) to Clarcam  16/1 810-8 J W Kennedy 142
4/8 23 Aug 2018 Kil 22½F Gd  Ch €7,700 (J) to Cap D'aubois (15¼)   5/2 2Fav 811-12 J W Kennedy 142
4/10 31 Aug 2018 Dro 24½F GF  Hdl €12,320 (J) to Woodland Opera (11½)   13/2 811-0 D N Russell 150
4/8 19 Sep 2018 Kel 21F GF  Cl2 HcpHdl £10,397 (J) to Go Another One (5)   8/1 811-12 R Johnson 147
F

chased leaders to 3rd, mid-division, fell 9th

14/1 6 11-4 Adam Wedge 139
F

held up behind, fell 6th

10/1 8 11-4 R Walsh 139 2
PU

mistake 1st, soon towards rear on outside, lost touch and pulled up after 7th

66/1 8 11-3 D A Jacob 138
7/11 28 Apr 2018 San 20F GS  Cl2 NovHcpCh £21,896 (J) to Silverhow (39)   16/1 811-9 Thomas Bellamy 136
 

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Off Time: 17:30:45

Winning Time: 5m 28.80s

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2018 11:32:53

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £10.23
Tote Win £5.60 (20)
Tote Place £1.80 (20) , £2.90 (8) , £5.80 (10) , £2.00 (7)
Tote Swinger £88.20 (8, 10) , £12.40 (8, 20) , £56.50 (10, 20)
Tote Exacta £90.10 (20, 8)
Tote Trifecta £4310.50 (20, 8, 10)
CSF £74.58 (20, 8)
Tricast £1870.66 (20, 8, 10)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good to Soft 20 Tully East 7 11 8 138 164-162 23 days A Fleming D O'Regan 8/1 5:11.00
2016 Good to Soft 20 Ballyalton 9 11 10 140 42-U62F 24 days I Williams (37 miles) B Hughes 12/1 5:08.70
2015 Good to Soft 20 Irish Cavalier 6 11 7 137 417-323 45 days Miss R Curtis (124 miles) P Townend 11/1 5:07.40
2014 Good to Soft 19 Present View 6 11 7 137 2-32121 17 days J Snowden (51 miles) B J Powell 8/1 5:00.40
2013 Soft 20 Rajdhani Express 6 11 12 140 8P-2F17 45 days N Henderson (51 miles) Mr S Waley-Cohen 16/1 5:16.00
2012 Good 20 Hunt Ball 7 12 0 142 112111 17 days K Burke (63 miles) N Scholfield 13/2 5:05.50
2011 Good 20 Divers 7 11 4 132 031591 37 days F Murphy (227 miles) G Lee 10/1 5:07.50