Cheltenham - At The Races

15:20 Cheltenham 15 Mar 2011

Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy (Grade 1) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £210,937 - 11 ran

4

2m 110y

Good (Good to Soft in places , Cross Country G/F,Good places )

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue, emerald green triple diamond and diamonds on cap (George Creighton & Mrs Rose Boyd)

4. Hurricane Fly (IRE)

held up in mid-division, headway from 3 out to track leaders going well 2 out, challenged approaching last and led at hurdle, driven and edged right under pressure flat, in command last 50 yards

11/4 Fav 7 11-10 167 R WalshW P Mullins
2
Yellow, royal blue seams, grey sleeves, royal blue seams, royal blue cap (Mr T G Leslie)

10. Peddlers Cross (IRE)

tracked leaders, went 2nd 4th, challenged 3 out, led narrowly after 2 out, driven and headed last, carried right flat, stayed on under pressure, held last 50 yards

9/2 6 11-10 162 J M MaguireD McCain Jnr
3 5
Dark blue and white diabolo, hooped sleeves and cap (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)

8. Oscar Whisky (IRE)

tracked leaders, hit 2nd and 3rd, led narrowly 2 out, soon ridden and headed, demoted to 3rd last, stayed on same pace, no impression on front pair

7/1 6 11-10 165 B J GeraghtyN J Henderson
4 2
Red, royal blue sleeves, red cap, royal blue star (Hammer & Trowel Syndicate)

11. Thousand Stars (FR)

held up towards rear, headway to track leaders when not fluent and bumped 3 out, slightly outpaced when bumped on bend after 2 out, stayed on approaching last, went 4th flat, not trouble leaders

33/1 7 11-10 160 P TownendW P Mullins
5
Dark blue, light blue hoop, checked sleeves and cap (Mrs Diana L Whateley)

6. Menorah (IRE)

held up in touch, hit 5th, tracking leaders 3 out, ridden after 2 out and unable to quicken, 4th and beaten when mistake last, one pace

3/1 2Fav 6 11-10 164 R JohnsonP J Hobbs
6 2
Green, yellow cross belts, collar and cuffs, hooped cap (Mr M C Banks)

2. Clerk's Choice (IRE)

held up in rear, pushed along and outpaced after 3 out, stayed on under pressure after 2 out, chasing leaders when hit last, no impression, weakened flat

50/1 5 11-10 155 T MolloyM C Banks
7 5
YELLOW, ROYAL BLUE seams, GREY sleeves, ROYAL BLUE seams, PINK cap (Mr T G Leslie)

9. Overturn (IRE)

led, headed 2 out, losing place when hampered on bend soon after, well held last

40/1 7 11-10 162 G LeeD McCain Jnr
8 ¾
White, black diamond and sleeves, check cap (Daniel Harnett/mrs E A Lawlor)

3. Dunguib (IRE)

held up in mid-division, in touch towards rear when hampered 3 out, no impression and soon beaten, weakened 2 out

10/1 8 11-10 165 B T O'ConnellP Fenton
9 ½
Red, royal blue chevrons, armlets and star on cap (Mrs Caroline Mould)

5. Khyber Kim

held up towards rear, effort after 5th, ridden approaching 3 out, soon beaten

12/1 9 11-10 164 P J BrennanN A Twiston-Davies
10 10
Dark blue, red stripe, halved sleeves, red cap (Mr James Callow)

1. Bygones Of Brid (IRE)

tracked leader until 4th, lost place after 5th, in rear when hampered 3 out, soon weakened

200/1 8 11-10 138 T J MurphyKaren Mclintock
11 ½
Royal blue, white hoops, maroon sleeves and cap (McNeill Family)

7. Mille Chief (FR)

held up towards rear, ridden 3 out, no impression, soon weakened

16/1 5 11-10 158 R ThorntonA King
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Off Time: 15:20:51

Winning Time: 3m 53.60s

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2012 09:50:48

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

held up in mid-division, headway from 3 out to track leaders going well 2 out, challenged approaching last and led at hurdle, driven and edged right under pressure flat, in command last 50 yards

11/4 Fav 7 11-10 R Walsh 167
Won/6 06 May 2011 Pun 16F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 €96,000 (J) bt Thousand Stars (5)   1/2 Fav 711-12 Ruby Walsh 172
Won/5 29 Jan 2012 Leo 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €71,500 (J) bt Oscars Well ()   4/5 Fav 811-10 Ruby Walsh 173
3/10 13 Mar 2012 Che 16½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £210,715 (J) to Rock On Ruby ()   4/6 Fav 811-10 Ruby Walsh 173
Won/4 27 Apr 2012 Pun 16F Hy  Cl1 HdlGd1 €96,000 (J) bt Zaidpour ()   4/11 Fav 811-12 Ruby Walsh 173
Won/3 18 Nov 2012 Pun 16F SH  Cl1 HdlGd1 €48,000 (J) bt Captain Cee Bee (12)   2/5 Fav 811-10 Ruby Walsh 173
Won/5 29 Dec 2012 Leo 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €55,250 (J) bt Unaccompanied (7)   1/5 Fav 811-10 Ruby Walsh 173
2

tracked leaders, went 2nd 4th, challenged 3 out, led narrowly after 2 out, driven and headed last, carried right flat, stayed on under pressure, held last 50 yards

9/2 6 11-10 J M Maguire 162
7/8 09 Apr 2011 Ain 20F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £90,432 (J) to Oscar Whisky (23)   11/8 Fav 611-7 J M Maguire 170
Won/3 09 Nov 2011 Ban 17½F GS  Cl4 Ch £3,899 (J) bt The Chazer ()   1/8 Fav 611-1 T J Murphy -
Won/5 26 Nov 2011 Ban 17½F GS  Cl3 NovCh £7,148 (J) bt Minella Class (8)   2/13 Fav 611-7 J M Maguire -
2/3 27 Dec 2011 Kmp 16F Gd  Cl1 NovChGd2 £13,326 (J) to Sprinter Sacre (16)   4/5 Fav 611-8 J M Maguire -
8/10 15 Mar 2012 Che 20F Gd  Cl1 NovChGd2 £51,255 (J) to Sir Des Champs (73)   5/2 Fav 711-4 J M Maguire 160
2/10 25 Jan 2013 Kmp 16F St/Slw  Cl4 NHF £3,574 (F) to Sam Winner (2)   5/4 Fav 811-0 J M Maguire -
3 5

tracked leaders, hit 2nd and 3rd, led narrowly 2 out, soon ridden and headed, demoted to 3rd last, stayed on same pace, no impression on front pair

7/1 6 11-10 B J Geraghty 165
Won/8 09 Apr 2011 Ain 20F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £90,432 (J) bt Thousand Stars (nk)   6/1 611-7 B J Geraghty 165
F/7 19 Nov 2011 Asc 19½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £50,643 (J) to Overturn  5/6 Fav 611-8 B J Geraghty 165
Won/5 10 Dec 2011 Che 20½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £17,085 (J) bt Get Me Out Of Here ()   4/9 Fav 611-6 B J Geraghty 165
Won/4 01 Jan 2012 Che 20½F GS  Cl2 Hdl £12,512 (J) bt Poungach (2)   4/6 Fav 711-12 B J Geraghty 165
Won/7 10 Feb 2012 Kmp 16F St/Slw  Cl6 NHF £2,599 (F) bt Sir Harry Ormesher (3)   1/16 Fav 711-0 B J Geraghty -
5/11 15 Mar 2012 Che 24F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £148,070 (J) to Big Buck's (13¼)   4/1 2Fav 711-10 B J Geraghty 167
4 2

held up towards rear, headway to track leaders when not fluent and bumped 3 out, slightly outpaced when bumped on bend after 2 out, stayed on approaching last, went 4th flat, not trouble leaders

33/1 7 11-10 P Townend 160
2/8 09 Apr 2011 Ain 20F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 £90,432 (J) to Oscar Whisky (nk)   16/1 711-7 Ms K Walsh 160
2/6 06 May 2011 Pun 16F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 €96,000 (J) to Hurricane Fly (5)   9/1 711-12 Ms K Walsh 163
2/18 29 May 2011 Aut 21F Sft  HdlGd2 €120,400 (J) to Roi Du Val () 7/2 2Fav 710-7 Ruby Walsh 163
Won/4 20 Nov 2011 Pun 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €48,000 (J) bt Oscars Well ()   5/4 Fav 711-10 Ruby Walsh 164
2/7 29 Dec 2011 Leo 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €55,250 (J) to Unaccompanied ()   Evens Fav 711-10 Ruby Walsh 164
3/5 29 Jan 2012 Leo 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 €71,500 (J) to Hurricane Fly (10)   11/2 811-10 P Townend 163
5

held up in touch, hit 5th, tracking leaders 3 out, ridden after 2 out and unable to quicken, 4th and beaten when mistake last, one pace

3/1 2Fav 6 11-10 R Johnson 164
4/6 06 May 2011 Pun 16F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd1 €96,000 (J) to Hurricane Fly (14½)   6/1 611-12 R Johnson 162
U/3 01 Nov 2011 Exe 17½F Gd  Cl2 NovCh £9,812 (J) to Shammick Boy  8/13 Fav 611-1 R Johnson -
4/8 10 Dec 2011 Che 17F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £74,035 (J) to Grandouet (13¼)   5/2 JFav 611-8 R Johnson 162
Won/3 30 Dec 2011 Tau 19F GS  Cl5 NovCh £3,764 (J) bt Royale's Charter (13)   1/4 Fav 611-0 R Johnson -
Won/3 14 Jan 2012 Kmp 16F Gd  Cl2 NovCh £12,512 (J) bt Kumbeshwar ()   4/7 Fav 711-5 R Johnson -
F/3 28 Jan 2012 Don 16½F GS  Cl1 NovChGd2 £14,238 (J) to Kid Cassidy  4/5 Fav 711-7 T J O'Brien -
6 2

held up in rear, pushed along and outpaced after 3 out, stayed on under pressure after 2 out, chasing leaders when hit last, no impression, weakened flat

50/1 5 11-10 T Molloy 155
2/4 23 Apr 2011 San 16F Gd  Cl1 HdlList £9,122 (J) to The Jigsaw Man ()   4/6 Fav 511-4 A P McCoy 160
7/8 10 Dec 2011 Che 17F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £74,035 (J) to Grandouet (52)   14/1 511-4 L P Aspell 160
4/5 26 Dec 2011 Kmp 16F GS  Cl1 HdlGd1 £37,018 (J) to Binocular (32)   33/1 511-7 L P Aspell 154
4/16 10 Feb 2012 Kmp 16F St/Slw  Cl6 NHF £2,599 (F) to Secret Tune ()   13/2 611-0 L P Aspell -
17/26 16 Mar 2012 Che 17F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £39,865 (J) to Alderwood (17¾)   33/1 611-12 Peter Carberry 150
3/10 21 Apr 2012 Ayr 16F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd2 £22,780 (J) to Raya Star ()   16/1 611-10 L P Aspell 147
7 5

led, headed 2 out, losing place when hampered on bend soon after, well held last

40/1 7 11-10 G Lee 162
3/9 16 Apr 2011 Ayr 16F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd2 £28,505 (J) to Sanctuaire ()   13/2 711-10 J M Maguire 160
Won/17 04 May 2011 Chs 18½F GF  Cl2 Hcp £62,310 (F) bt Tastahil ()   11/2 2Fav 78-13 E Ahern 99
6/19 25 Jun 2011 Ncs 16F GS  Cl2 Hcp £92,475 (F) to Tominator ()   7/1 J2Fav 79-10 Henry Brooke 106
7/15 28 Jul 2011 Gwo 16F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £56,710 (F) to Opinion Poll ()   8/1 79-7 Richard Hughes 106
Won/10 20 Aug 2011 Per 16½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £24,760 (J) bt General Miller (5)   4/1 2Fav 711-10 J M Maguire 160
Won/7 19 Nov 2011 Asc 19½F Gd  Cl1 HdlGd2 £50,643 (J) bt For Non Stop (27)   5/2 2Fav 711-0 J M Maguire 164
8 ¾

held up in mid-division, in touch towards rear when hampered 3 out, no impression and soon beaten, weakened 2 out

10/1 8 11-10 B T O'Connell 165
3/6 18 Jan 2014 Naa 19F SH  Cl1 HdlGd3 €19,500 (J) to Rule The World (16½)   13/2 1110-13 B T O'Connell 148
Won/4 16 Feb 2014 Nav 21F Hy  Cl1 HdlGd2 €26,000 (J) bt Zaidpour (6)   11/4 2Fav 1111-3 B T O'Connell 148
PU/28 12 Mar 2014 Che 21F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £45,560 (J) to Whisper  14/1 1111-12 B T O'Connell 154
9 ½

held up towards rear, effort after 5th, ridden approaching 3 out, soon beaten

12/1 9 11-10 P J Brennan 164
6/11 07 Apr 2011 Ain 24½F GS  Cl1 HdlGd1 £57,010 (J) to Big Buck's (41)   16/1 911-7 P J Brennan 159
2/6 16 Feb 2013 Wcn 16F Hy  Cl1 HdlGd2 £34,170 (J) to Zarkandar ()   14/1 1111-2 P J Brennan 147
6/9 12 Mar 2013 Che 16½F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 £227,800 (J) to Hurricane Fly (32)   50/1 1111-10 P J Brennan 147
13/21 05 Apr 2013 Ain 20F GS  Cl1 HcpHdlList £28,475 (J) to Minella Forfitness (61)   16/1 1111-1 B J Geraghty 147
10 10

tracked leader until 4th, lost place after 5th, in rear when hampered 3 out, soon weakened

200/1 8 11-10 T J Murphy 138
2/9 16 Apr 2011 Ayr 16F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd2 £28,505 (J) to Sanctuaire ()   14/1 810-8 G Lee 144
4/7 01 Apr 2013 Ncs 16F GS  Cl3 HcpHdl £5,393 (J) to Rumble of Thunder (23)   12/1 1011-12 B S Hughes 138
6/8 20 Apr 2013 Ayr 16F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd2 £34,170 (J) to Court Minstrel ()   20/1 1010-9 B S Hughes 138
13/16 11 May 2013 Hdo 16F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd3 £34,170 (J) to Barizan (60)   25/1 1011-2 B S Hughes 136
Won/8 01 Jun 2013 Hex 20½F GF  Cl4 NovCh £3,769 (J) bt Indian Voyage (28)   9/4 2Fav 1010-12 B S Hughes -
Won/14 23 Jun 2013 Hex 16½F Gd  Cl4 NovCh £3,769 (J) bt Twill Stand To Us (12)   3/1 2Fav 1011-5 B S Hughes -
11 ½

held up towards rear, ridden 3 out, no impression, soon weakened

16/1 5 11-10 R Thornton 158
PU/9 16 Apr 2011 Ayr 16F Gd  Cl1 HcpHdlGd2 £28,505 (J) to Sanctuaire  9/2 JFav 511-8 R Thornton 158
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Off Time: 15:20:51

Winning Time: 3m 53.60s

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2012 09:50:48

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win £3.40 (4)
Tote Place £1.50 (4) , £1.80 (10) , £2.50 (8)
Tote Swinger £2.80 (4, 10) , £5.10 (10, 8) , £4.50 (4, 8)
Tote Exacta £16.10 (4, 10)
Tote Trifecta £66.50 (4, 10, 8)
CSF £14.69 (4, 10)
Tricast £75.92 (4, 10, 8)