Cheltenham - At The Races

16:50 Cheltenham 14 Mar 2017

JT McNamara National Hunt Challenge Cup Amateur Riders' Novices' Chase (Grade 2) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £71,952 - 18 ran

6

3m 7f 170y

Good to Soft

View Course Guide

Weighed In - Result Stands
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Maroon, white star, white armlets, white cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

16. Tiger Roll (IRE)

chased leaders, mistake 11th, racing keenly before 14th, hit 18th, mistake 20th, challenged 3 out, soon led, drawing clear when left further ahead soon after last, stayed on well

16/1 7 11-6 t b 145 Ms Lisa O'NeillG Elliott
2 3
Light blue, white star, dark blue sleeves, light blue cap, white star (Alan & Andrew Turner)

15. Missed Approach (IRE)

prominent, led 15th, headed 17th, led 19th, headed after 3 out, 3rd when pecked slightly 2 out, left 2nd soon after last, kept on, no impression on winner

50/1 7 11-6 p1 145 Mr N McParlanW Greatrex
3 ¾
White and red diabolo, quartered cap (Mrs C M Hurley)

12. Haymount (IRE)

held up in rear, mistake 10th (water), headway racing keenly 14th, outpaced 3 out, rallied 2 out, left 3rd soon after last, finished well to gain on 2nd but no impression on winner

33/1 8 11-6 142 Mr P W MullinsW P Mullins
4
Pink, white chevron, white cap (Mr&Mrs P K Barber,g Mason,sir A Fergus)

3. Arpege D'alene (FR)

mid-division, not fluent 10th (water), lost place 18th, slow next (water), slightly hampered after 3 out, rallied 2 out, stayed on and left pressing for 3rd soon after last, no impression and kept on same pace final 100 yards

12/1 7 11-6 t b 143 Mr W BiddickP F Nicholls
5 17
Maroon, white star, armlets and star on cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

1. A Genie In Abottle (IRE)

chased leaders on inside, lost place 5th, not fluent next, niggled along 17th, headway approaching 3 out, outpaced on inside before next, no impression, weakened before last

4/1 Fav 6 11-6 142 Mr J J CoddN Meade
6
Emerald green and yellow (quartered), white sleeves and cap (Mr Trevor Hemmings)

13. Kerrow (IRE)

soon chasing leaders, blundered 18th, ridden after 3 out, weakened next

33/1 7 11-6 135 Mr Joshua NewmanA King
7 2
Royal blue, red and royal blue striped sleeves, black and red hooped cap (Mr G B Barlow)

6. Beware The Bear (IRE)

mid-division on inside, mistake and rider lost irons briefly 5th, lost place and towards rear after, well beaten 3 out

9/2 2Fav 7 11-6 148 Mr S Waley-CohenN J Henderson
8 4
Royal blue, white stars, red sleeves (The Maple Hurst Partnership)

5. Bells 'n' Banjos (IRE)

just about in touch in mid-division, outpaced after 4 out, no real impression after and weakened before 2 out

80/1 7 11-6 134 Miss A StirlingF O'Brien
9
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green and emerald green quartered cap (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)

18. Calett Mad (FR)

held up in mid-division, headway on outside when not fluent 9th, every chance 3 out, weakened before next

33/1 5 11-4 t 145 Mr Z BakerN A Twiston-Davies
10 19
Dark blue, white sleeves, dark blue spots, white cap (The Autism Rockers)

4. Ballycross

prominent, mistake 18th, pushed along when mistake 4 out, soon beaten, weakened before 3 out

100/1 6 11-6 133 Mr H F NugentN A Twiston-Davies
U
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

2. Arbre De Vie (FR)

held up in rear, mistake 14th, pushed along and headway but still a bit to do when short of room stumbled and unseated rider soon after 3 out

14/1 7 11-6 140 Ms K WalshW P Mullins
PU
Dark blue, red chevron, armlets and diamond on cap (Mr Nigel Morris)

7. Bigbadjohn (IRE)

chased leaders, lost place 15th, well beaten 4 out, pulled up after 3 out

14/1 8 11-6 144 Mr B O'NeillMiss R Curtis
PU
Orange, dark blue star, orange sleeves, dark blue stars, dark blue cap (Professor Caroline Tisdall & Bryan Dre)

8. Champers On Ice (IRE)

not jump well in rear, well behind when pulled up after 4 out

7/1 7 11-6 t1 p 143 Mr R P QuinlanD Pipe
PU
Dark green, beige cross belts and sleeves, beige and dark green striped cap (The Dancing Shadows)

9. Dancing Shadow (IRE)

not always fluent, mid-division, ridden and struggling 9th, tailed off when mistake 21st, pulled up before 3 out

50/1 8 11-6 p 139 Sean HoulihanV R A Dartnall
PU
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

10. Edwulf

held up towards rear, headway approaching 4 out, went close 2nd when pecked 2 out, about 5 lengths off winner and looked beaten when awkward last, soon went wrong, lost 2nd and pulled up

5/1 8 11-6 t 152 Mr Derek O'ConnorJoseph P O'Brien
PU
White, black diamond, purple sleeves and cap (The Rasher Partnership)

11. Flintham

made most until 15th, pecked next, led 17th, mistake and headed 19th, weakened after 3 out, pulled up before 2 out

33/1 8 11-6 p 139 Mr M LeggM Bradstock
PU
Yellow, dark blue sash, dark blue cap, yellow star (Mr Barry Connell)

14. Martello Tower (IRE)

chased leaders, mistake 11th, something seemed amiss, lost place and pulled up before 15th

11/1 9 11-6 b1 143 Mr S ClementsMs M Mullins
PU
Red, white star, light green sleeves, white stars (Bryan Drew & Steve Roper)

17. What A Moment (IRE)

held up in rear, headway approaching 20th, every chance 3 out, soon lost place and eased, pulled up before 2 out

100/1 7 11-6 p 132 Mr R O HardingD Pipe
Share Result

Off Time: 16:50:54

Winning Time: 8m 22.30s

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2017 08:05:08

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1 16/1 7 11-6 t b Ms Lisa O'Neill 145
PU/28 17 Apr 2017 Fai 29F Gd/Y  HcpCh €270,000 (J) to Our Duke  16/1 711-2 D Meyler 151
2 3 50/1 7 11-6 p1 Mr N McParlan 145
8/30 22 Apr 2017 Ayr 32F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £122,442 (J) to Vicente (18¾)   20/1 711-12 L P Aspell 148
3 ¾ 33/1 8 11-6 Mr P W Mullins 142
7/28 17 Apr 2017 Fai 29F Gd/Y  HcpCh €270,000 (J) to Our Duke (28)   7/1 2Fav 810-7 R Walsh 142
PU/22 02 Aug 2017 Gal 22½F Gd  HcpCh €147,500 (J) to Balko Des Flos  10/1 810-9 P Townend 145
4 12/1 7 11-6 t b Mr W Biddick 143
PU/30 22 Apr 2017 Ayr 32F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £122,442 (J) to Vicente  10/1 711-9 Sean Bowen 145
5 17 4/1 Fav 6 11-6 Mr J J Codd 142
3/7 25 Apr 2017 Pun 24½F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €59,000 (J) to Disko ()   8/1 611-10 S W Flanagan 145
6 33/1 7 11-6 Mr Joshua Newman 135
7 2 9/2 2Fav 7 11-6 Mr S Waley-Cohen 148
4/12 22 Apr 2017 Ayr 24½F Gd  Cl2 NovHcpCh £16,245 (J) to Label Des Obeaux (8)   9/2 Fav 711-12 J McGrath 148
8 4 80/1 7 11-6 Miss A Stirling 134
5/12 22 Apr 2017 Ayr 24½F Gd  Cl2 NovHcpCh £16,245 (J) to Label Des Obeaux (10)   15/2 710-12 P J Brennan 134
9 33/1 5 11-4 t Mr Z Baker 145
5/5 07 Apr 2017 Ain 25F Gd  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,130 (J) to Might Bite (89)   25/1 511-4 D A Jacob 144
2/12 22 Apr 2017 Ayr 24½F Gd  Cl2 NovHcpCh £16,245 (J) to Label Des Obeaux (hd)   10/1 511-6 D A Jacob 142
10 19 100/1 6 11-6 Mr H F Nugent 133
U 14/1 7 11-6 Ms K Walsh 140
B/28 17 Apr 2017 Fai 29F Gd/Y  HcpCh €270,000 (J) to Our Duke  14/1 710-5 P Townend 140
2/15 28 Apr 2017 Pun 21F Gd/Y  HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Woodland Opera (¾)   6/1 2Fav 711-4 R Walsh 140
7/9 15 May 2017 Kil 20F Sft  Hdl €11,088 (J) to Plinth (28)   4/7 Fav 711-0 R Walsh 148
6/22 02 Aug 2017 Gal 22½F Gd  HcpCh €147,500 (J) to Balko Des Flos (18½)   14/1 710-9 D J Mullins 145
Won/4 06 Aug 2017 Gal 22½F Sft  Ch €15,375 (J) bt Shaneshill (6)   9/4 2Fav 710-13 P Townend 145
7/18 13 Sep 2017 Lst 24F Hy  Cl1 HcpCh €103,250 (J) to Potters Point (13¼)   6/1 JFav 711-2 R Walsh 150
PU 14/1 8 11-6 Mr B O'Neill 144
PU 7/1 7 11-6 t1 p Mr R P Quinlan 143
PU 50/1 8 11-6 p Sean Houlihan 139
12/30 22 Apr 2017 Ayr 32F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £122,442 (J) to Vicente (20)   33/1 811-3 Nick Scholfield 139
PU
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

10. Edwulf

5/1 8 11-6 t Mr Derek O'Connor 152
PU 33/1 8 11-6 p Mr M Legg 139
PU 11/1 9 11-6 b1 Mr S Clements 143
PU 100/1 7 11-6 p Mr R O Harding 132
Share Result

Off Time: 16:50:54

Winning Time: 8m 22.30s

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2017 08:05:08

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win £18.80 (16)
Tote Place £4.50 (16) , £18.80 (15) , £9.10 (12)
Tote Swinger £269.40 (12, 15) , £64.20 (12, 16) , £170.70 (15, 16)
Tote Exacta £1731.70 (16, 15)
Tote Trifecta £29708.50 (16, 15, 12)
CSF £641.63 (16, 15)
Tricast £22918.20 (16, 15, 12)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2016 Good to Soft 20 Minella Rocco 6 11 6 - 11-3P62 24 days Jonjo O'Neill (1 miles) Mr D O'Connor 8/1 8:14.00
2015 Good to Soft 17 Cause Of Causes 7 11 6 - 2220-75 47 days G Elliott Mr J J Codd 8/1 8:18.60
2014 Good to Soft 15 Midnight Prayer 9 11 6 - 1-61U21 31 days A King (44 miles) Mr J Newman 8/1 8:10.30
2013 Good to Soft 16 Back In Focus 8 11 6 - 18-2111 75 days W P Mullins Mr P W Mullins 9/4 8:32.20
2012 Good 19 Teaforthree 8 11 6 - 8-321P1 18 days Miss R Curtis (124 miles) Mr J T McNamara 5/1 8:13.80
2011 Good 16 Chicago Grey 8 11 6 - 211F25 78 days G Elliott Mr D O'Connor 5/1 8:20.90
2010 Good 18 Poker De Sivola 7 11 6 - 70-2951 30 days F Murphy (227 miles) Ms K Walsh 14/1 8:11.10
2009 Good to Soft 19 Tricky Trickster 6 11 11 - 1-42212 46 days N Twiston-Davies (1 miles) Mr S Waley-Cohen 11/1 8:25.50
2008 Good to Soft 20 Old Benny 7 11 7 - 1-27322 33 days A King (44 miles) C Huxley 9/1 8:26.30
2007 Good to Soft 20 Butler's Cabin 7 12 0 - 111430 96 days Jonjo O'Neill (1 miles) Mr A Berry 33/1 8:38.20
×